The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 29 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.92% - 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Ruby
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 99 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 68.81% 66.44% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 67 87 124
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Ruby
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Bolton

Ruby
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 3 (100.00%) Opsview

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Opsview