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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 21 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.65% 5.71% 10.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.33% 8.51% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 19
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £41,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
73 47 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 70.19% 67.14% 74.57%
Number of salaries quoted 58 34 90
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Belfast

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) C
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Debian
5 4 (40.00%) Fedora
5 4 (40.00%) Marketing
5 4 (40.00%) Release Management
5 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) Hudson
5 4 (40.00%) Route 53
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
6 3 (30.00%) logstash
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Pingdom
6 3 (30.00%) Rsyslog
6 3 (30.00%) LEMP Stack

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (40.00%) Route 53
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) SMTP
1 3 (30.00%) SNMP
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Hudson
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
1 3 (30.00%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) Struts2
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WSDL
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) CentOS
2 4 (40.00%) Debian
2 4 (40.00%) Fedora
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (10.00%) XPath
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Cacti
2 3 (30.00%) logstash
2 3 (30.00%) Nagios
2 3 (30.00%) Pingdom
2 3 (30.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Facebook
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago