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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - 50 56
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk - 1.03% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.43% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Ruby
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 280 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 57.99% 72.16% 64.48%
Number of salaries quoted 137 273 285
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Ruby
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Norfolk

Ruby
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Grails

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Grails
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss