The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 27 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.87% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 0
Average salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
247 169 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 72.01% 72.53% 69.80%
Number of salaries quoted 214 163 203
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Ruby
Gloucestershire

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 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 40 (97.56%) C#
2 38 (92.68%) MVC
3 25 (60.98%) .NET
4 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
4 21 (51.22%) Web Application Development
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 20 (48.78%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (48.78%) Facebook
5 20 (48.78%) Twitter
5 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (48.78%) RESTful
5 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (48.78%) BDD
5 20 (48.78%) NoSQL
5 20 (48.78%) Node.js
5 20 (48.78%) Java
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
5 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET
5 20 (48.78%) Python
5 20 (48.78%) Finance
5 20 (48.78%) TDD
5 20 (48.78%) Social Network
5 20 (48.78%) WCF
6 19 (46.34%) jQuery
7 18 (43.90%) C++
7 18 (43.90%) HTML
8 17 (41.46%) HTML5
9 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
10 15 (36.59%) Degree

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (48.78%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) uWSGI
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
1 20 (48.78%) NoSQL
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) WatiN
2 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.88%) Ranorex
2 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.88%) JMeter
2 2 (4.88%) WATIR
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) FitNesse
2 2 (4.88%) TestComplete
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Aerospace
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) .NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Junior
5 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Junior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Programmer
6 3 (7.32%) Graduate
6 3 (7.32%) Programmer
6 3 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Tester
7 2 (4.88%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.88%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) .NET
2 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET
2 20 (48.78%) WCF
2 20 (48.78%) RESTful
2 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (46.34%) jQuery
4 18 (43.90%) HTML
5 17 (41.46%) HTML5
6 5 (12.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (9.76%) CSS
8 3 (7.32%) Dojo
8 3 (7.32%) CSS3
8 3 (7.32%) Backbone.js
8 3 (7.32%) Ext JS
8 3 (7.32%) YUI
9 1 (2.44%) Pylons
9 1 (2.44%) Django
9 1 (2.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Social Network
1 20 (48.78%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
3 8 (19.51%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) MVC
2 21 (51.22%) Web Application Development
3 20 (48.78%) BDD
3 20 (48.78%) TDD
4 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) OO
7 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security
7 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) C#
2 20 (48.78%) Java
2 20 (48.78%) Python
3 18 (43.90%) C++
4 14 (34.15%) C
5 6 (14.63%) Assembly Language
6 5 (12.20%) PHP
7 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.88%) Perl
9 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Facebook
1 20 (48.78%) Twitter
2 3 (7.32%) Sencha
3 2 (4.88%) HP
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago