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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 40 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 27 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.48% 7.87% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.45% 10.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 0
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
213 247 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.99% 72.01% 72.03%
Number of salaries quoted 172 214 164
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 26 (78.79%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) Python
3 16 (48.48%) .NET
3 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
3 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 13 (39.39%) WCF
5 13 (39.39%) RESTful
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (39.39%) Entity Framework
5 13 (39.39%) Node.js
5 13 (39.39%) BDD
5 13 (39.39%) NoSQL
5 13 (39.39%) Facebook
5 13 (39.39%) Web Application Development
5 13 (39.39%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (39.39%) TDD
5 13 (39.39%) MVC
5 13 (39.39%) Advertising
5 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
5 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
6 12 (36.36%) Linux
7 11 (33.33%) HTML
7 11 (33.33%) HTML5
8 10 (30.30%) Java
8 10 (30.30%) C++
9 8 (24.24%) Assembly Language
9 8 (24.24%) Perl

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 13 (39.39%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.15%) Wireshark
3 4 (12.12%) HTTP
3 4 (12.12%) DNS
4 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.03%) 3G
5 1 (3.03%) 2G
5 1 (3.03%) 2.5G
5 1 (3.03%) SDH
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) TestNG
General
1 13 (39.39%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) .NET Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Software Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Network Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Incident Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Tester
9 1 (3.03%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
2 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
2 13 (39.39%) WCF
2 13 (39.39%) RESTful
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (39.39%) Entity Framework
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (33.33%) HTML5
3 11 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (24.24%) jQuery
4 8 (24.24%) REST
5 3 (9.09%) CSS3
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (6.06%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) TDD
2 13 (39.39%) BDD
2 13 (39.39%) Web Application Development
2 13 (39.39%) MVC
3 8 (24.24%) Computer Forensics
3 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
3 8 (24.24%) Cyber Security
4 4 (12.12%) SIEM
5 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.06%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) People Management
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) OO
7 1 (3.03%) RUP
7 1 (3.03%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) C++
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
4 8 (24.24%) C
4 8 (24.24%) Assembly Language
5 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) R
8 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Snort
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Facebook
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago