The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 60 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.67% 1.58% 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.50% 3.56% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 20
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
314 253 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.65% 44.39% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 280 241 272
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
South Yorkshire

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 28 July 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 15 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) Cucumber
4 10 (66.67%) CSS
5 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (60.00%) RSpec
6 8 (53.33%) MySQL
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 7 (46.67%) TDD
7 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (40.00%) RubyMotion
8 6 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (40.00%) Puppet
8 6 (40.00%) Open Source
8 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (40.00%) PhoneGap
8 6 (40.00%) CoffeeScript
8 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
8 6 (40.00%) Facebook
8 6 (40.00%) Twitter
8 6 (40.00%) Ember.js
8 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (40.00%) OO
8 6 (40.00%) Web Services
8 6 (40.00%) UNIX
9 5 (33.33%) JIRA
9 5 (33.33%) Degree
10 4 (26.67%) Computer Science

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Cucumber
2 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (60.00%) RSpec
3 6 (40.00%) PhoneGap
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) Subversion
6 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
4 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 6 (40.00%) Ember.js
4 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) B2B
3 2 (13.33%) B2C
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) RubyMotion
2 6 (40.00%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (13.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Facebook
1 6 (40.00%) Twitter
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