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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank - 49 47
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk - 1.18% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.90% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £32,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
127 211 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 53.81% 62.06% 74.45%
Number of salaries quoted 103 203 185
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Support Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA