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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 24 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.51% 2.38% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 3.75% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £65,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +160.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
78 80 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 55.32% 63.49% 60.55%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 112
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Java
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 11 (68.75%) Rapid7
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (43.75%) UNIX
6 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
6 7 (43.75%) Analytics
6 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
6 7 (43.75%) User Experience
6 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
7 6 (37.50%) XML
7 6 (37.50%) Perl
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 5 (31.25%) Scrum
8 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) OO
8 5 (31.25%) SOA
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
8 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
8 5 (31.25%) Big Data
8 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
8 5 (31.25%) Test Automation

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) SSH
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
1 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
2 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (25.00%) Metasploit
1 4 (25.00%) Ant
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) Capybara
2 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Lead Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Development Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (6.25%) Clustering
5 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) OpenVMS
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
3 7 (43.75%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) SOA
4 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Security
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Product Management
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Database Security
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nmap
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Nagios
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Rapid7
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 17 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 17 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 17 days ago