The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.49% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,123 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 49.25% 57.04% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 57 66 59
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
Lancashire

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 29 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Varnish
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
1 5 (100.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat