The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 30 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.72% 1.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.29% 2.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 121 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.62% 64.02% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 162 116 175
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Ruby
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 24 (85.71%) C#
2 23 (82.14%) MVC
3 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (60.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (53.57%) .NET
5 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
6 14 (50.00%) RESTful
6 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 14 (50.00%) WCF
6 14 (50.00%) TDD
6 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 14 (50.00%) Python
6 14 (50.00%) Advertising
6 14 (50.00%) Node.js
6 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (50.00%) BDD
6 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 14 (50.00%) Facebook
6 14 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 14 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (35.71%) C++
7 10 (35.71%) Java
8 9 (32.14%) HTML
8 9 (32.14%) Linux
8 9 (32.14%) C
8 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
8 9 (32.14%) jQuery
8 9 (32.14%) HTML5

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.14%) JMeter
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.14%) Ranorex
3 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.57%) WATIR
3 1 (3.57%) WatiN
3 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (50.00%) Advertising
2 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Graduate
4 4 (14.29%) Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
6 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Automated Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 15 (53.57%) .NET
3 14 (50.00%) RESTful
3 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (50.00%) WCF
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (32.14%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) MVC
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) TDD
3 14 (50.00%) BDD
3 14 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) Python
3 10 (35.71%) C++
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) C
5 5 (17.86%) Assembly Language
5 5 (17.86%) Perl
6 4 (14.29%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) ISEB
2 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (7.14%) HP
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