The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 45 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 19 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.59% 4.15% 10.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 9.41% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 50
Average salary £37,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
150 202 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 43.99% 44.10% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 104 121 156
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Ruby
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Middlesex

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 2 (66.67%) German Language
2 2 (66.67%) Italian Language
2 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MFC
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VC++
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveX
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
1 2 (66.67%) German Language
1 2 (66.67%) Italian Language
1 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) MFC
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) ActiveX
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) C-shell
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) VC++
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware