The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 23 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 Derby region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 45 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.95% - 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% - 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £33,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
186 125 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 58.86% 51.65% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 171 121 115
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Ruby
Derbyshire

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Ruby
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Derby

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Derby region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Derby

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Google