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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 41 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.23% 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
171 168 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 47.77% 54.02% 57.39%
Number of salaries quoted 134 164 202
Average salary £40,150 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) BDD
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) Node.js
5 7 (50.00%) Selenium
6 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 6 (42.86%) RESTful
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) QA
6 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
6 6 (42.86%) Web Application Development
7 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 5 (35.71%) F#
8 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
8 4 (28.57%) WATIR
8 4 (28.57%) Sahi
8 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
8 4 (28.57%) Jasmine
8 4 (28.57%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 2 (14.29%) C++

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Sahi
3 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 4 (28.57%) Jasmine
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (28.57%) WATIR
4 2 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Test Leader
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) BDD
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) Web Application Development
6 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) F#
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA