The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 34 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.04% 0.34% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.37% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
157 145 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 47.72% 49.66% 55.08%
Number of salaries quoted 129 135 156
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Ruby
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Peterborough

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 14 (77.78%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Selenium
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
5 7 (38.89%) F#
5 7 (38.89%) Node.js
6 6 (33.33%) Jasmine
6 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) RESTful
6 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 6 (33.33%) Sahi
6 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (33.33%) Internet
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) QA
6 6 (33.33%) WATIR
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) MySQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 7 (38.89%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Sahi
2 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 6 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 6 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 6 (33.33%) WATIR
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Programmer
3 4 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (33.33%) RESTful
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
5 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) F#
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA