The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - - 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Ruby
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
141 98 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 62.67% 42.61% 60.73%
Number of salaries quoted 122 77 140
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Ruby
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Croydon

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) WordPress
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Magento
2 5 (83.33%) Zend
2 5 (83.33%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (83.33%) Drupal
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Product Management
2 5 (83.33%) GitHub
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (83.33%) CMS
1 5 (83.33%) Drupal
1 5 (83.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Magento Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Programmer
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Product Management
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Zend
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