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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 32 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.14% 1.57% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.39% 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 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
181 121 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 65.34% 63.35% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 161 113 175
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (87.10%) C#
2 25 (80.65%) MVC
3 18 (58.06%) Python
4 15 (48.39%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) Java
5 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
5 14 (45.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 13 (41.94%) Node.js
6 13 (41.94%) Facebook
6 13 (41.94%) Web Application Development
6 13 (41.94%) RESTful
6 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (41.94%) BDD
6 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
6 13 (41.94%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (41.94%) WCF
6 13 (41.94%) TDD
6 13 (41.94%) C++
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
6 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
7 12 (38.71%) HTML
7 12 (38.71%) Linux
7 12 (38.71%) C
7 12 (38.71%) jQuery
7 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
7 12 (38.71%) HTML5
8 11 (35.48%) Degree
8 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
9 10 (32.26%) Advertising

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (41.94%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
1 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (9.68%) JMeter
2 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
2 3 (9.68%) Ranorex
3 2 (6.45%) WATIR
3 2 (6.45%) FitNesse
3 2 (6.45%) TestComplete
3 2 (6.45%) WatiN
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (32.26%) Advertising
2 6 (19.35%) Aerospace
3 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Tester
5 4 (12.90%) Graduate
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) QA Tester
6 3 (9.68%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (9.68%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Automated Tester
8 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 13 (41.94%) RESTful
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) WCF
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) jQuery
4 12 (38.71%) HTML5
5 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
3 5 (16.13%) Digital Media
4 3 (9.68%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) MVC
2 13 (41.94%) TDD
2 13 (41.94%) BDD
2 13 (41.94%) Web Application Development
3 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
4 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security
5 4 (12.90%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (3.23%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Release Management
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) Python
3 14 (45.16%) Java
4 13 (41.94%) C++
5 12 (38.71%) C
6 6 (19.35%) Assembly Language
6 6 (19.35%) Perl
7 5 (16.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Facebook
2 3 (9.68%) Twitter
2 3 (9.68%) HP
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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