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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 41 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.45% - 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £65,000 - £18,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
140 167 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 40.46% 56.23% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 110 150 172
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
4 6 (54.55%) QA
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 5 (45.45%) F#
6 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) Sahi
6 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
6 4 (36.36%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
6 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) WATIR
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) Puppet
8 2 (18.18%) Node.js
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) PaaS
8 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (18.18%) Heroku
8 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Kanban

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
1 2 (18.18%) Heroku
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) WATIR
2 4 (36.36%) Sahi
2 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
2 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XSLT
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
1 2 (18.18%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) F#
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef