The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 20 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 1.82% 9.09% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 28.57% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 49.09% 31.82% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 20
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £40,075
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Ruby
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Dunstable

Ruby
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle