The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 18 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 2.50% 13.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 22.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £39,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Ruby
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 58.75% 60.76% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 43
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Ruby
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Salford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Streaming Media
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) BBC
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Flash
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Broadband

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Streaming Media
1 2 (40.00%) BBC
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Interactive TV
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) MHEG
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) New Media
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree