The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 25 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 41 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.49% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 1.02% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
137 98 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 67.49% 54.44% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 80 74 63
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Ruby
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Ruby
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -4 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) JSF
4 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) Apache
5 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Servlets
5 2 (20.00%) Struts
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) HSQLDB
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Mockito
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) JSF
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) JSTL
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) Struts2
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) Java SE
5 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) OO
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Sybase
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