The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - 28 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 2.94% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 92 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 76.00% 67.65% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 72 39
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 29 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Java SE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase