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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
116 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 70.30% 48.67% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 101 53 37
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £37,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 31 October 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Varnish
1 2 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
1 2 (100.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat