The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 29 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.91% 11.29% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 16.28% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 1
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
110 86 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 52.63% 69.35% 69.09%
Number of salaries quoted 89 68 41
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -6 4 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Android Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago