The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 29 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.26% 3.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 7.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £37,123 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Ruby
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 63 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 64.78% 48.84% 62.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 73
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,325 £27,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Ruby
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Preston

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) SilverStripe
2 2 (66.67%) Yii
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) li3
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
1 2 (66.67%) SilverStripe
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Calabash
1 1 (33.33%) Appium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Ext JS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Yii
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
1 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) li3
1 2 (66.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
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