The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 82 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.19% 0.093% 0.090%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
634 613 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 58.01% 56.81% 52.51%
Number of salaries quoted 517 533 502
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Ruby
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Nottingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (44.44%) nginx
4 8 (44.44%) Puppet
4 8 (44.44%) MySQL
4 8 (44.44%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) C++
5 7 (38.89%) Perl
5 7 (38.89%) PHP
5 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Gherkin
5 7 (38.89%) QA
5 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) Ranorex
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) VB
7 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
8 3 (16.67%) ISEB
8 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 2 (11.11%) Web Development
9 2 (11.11%) Retail

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (44.44%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Ranorex
2 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Tester
3 6 (33.33%) Automation Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) QA Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Developer
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (44.44%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) PHP
5 4 (22.22%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Percona
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle