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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - 34 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 2.42% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Ruby
UK

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
138 103 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 66.35% 62.42% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 56
Average salary £34,300 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) JSF
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) Struts2
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) HSQLDB
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) HSQLDB
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSP
1 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) JSF
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) JSTL
2 2 (40.00%) Struts2
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Servlets
2 2 (40.00%) Struts
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (20.00%) BSON
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
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