The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 63 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.03% 4.82% 3.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.60% 12.09% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 15
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Ruby
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
417 182 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.43% 39.91% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 350 169 270
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Ruby
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Sheffield

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (76.19%) Ruby on Rails
1 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) Web Services
3 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
4 11 (52.38%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) UNIX
5 10 (47.62%) MySQL
5 10 (47.62%) JIRA
5 10 (47.62%) RSpec
6 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 9 (42.86%) Degree
6 9 (42.86%) TDD
6 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (38.10%) Apache Cordova
7 8 (38.10%) RubyMotion
7 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (38.10%) Open Source
7 8 (38.10%) Puppet
7 8 (38.10%) PhoneGap
7 8 (38.10%) CoffeeScript
7 8 (38.10%) Backbone.js
7 8 (38.10%) Facebook
7 8 (38.10%) Twitter
7 8 (38.10%) Ember.js
7 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) DNS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (23.81%) nginx
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (23.81%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (23.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) VLAN
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
2 5 (23.81%) DHCP
2 5 (23.81%) SNMP
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
2 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
3 10 (47.62%) RSpec
3 10 (47.62%) JIRA
4 6 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (23.81%) Maven
6 2 (9.52%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Administrator
4 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) Ruby on Rails
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) CSS
5 8 (38.10%) PhoneGap
5 8 (38.10%) Backbone.js
5 8 (38.10%) Ember.js
5 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 8 (38.10%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (38.10%) Open Source
3 6 (28.57%) Telematics
3 6 (28.57%) Smartphone
4 4 (19.05%) User Experience
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) UNIX
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Ubuntu
3 5 (23.81%) Mac OS
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) TDD
2 6 (28.57%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) B2B
4 2 (9.52%) B2C
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) CoffeeScript
2 8 (38.10%) RubyMotion
3 5 (23.81%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Xen
1 5 (23.81%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (38.10%) Puppet
3 5 (23.81%) Ganglia
4 2 (9.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Facebook
1 8 (38.10%) Twitter
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
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