The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 36 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.67% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.11% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 90 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 72.67% 56.96% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 48
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
County Antrim

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Ruby
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Belfast region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Belfast

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) JSF
5 1 (10.00%) Java SE
5 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Grails
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (10.00%) EJB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Mockito
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) JSF
4 1 (10.00%) Java SE
4 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Grails
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) EJB
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Sybase
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
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