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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 62 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.83% 0.56% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 1.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
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
437 330 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.98% 46.22% 56.05%
Number of salaries quoted 371 282 236
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 2015, 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 32 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (79.41%) Node.js
4 26 (76.47%) Web Application Development
4 26 (76.47%) BDD
4 26 (76.47%) NoSQL
4 26 (76.47%) Entity Framework
4 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (76.47%) RESTful
4 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
4 26 (76.47%) WCF
4 26 (76.47%) MVC
4 26 (76.47%) TDD
4 26 (76.47%) C#
4 26 (76.47%) .NET
4 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
5 6 (17.65%) Subversion
6 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.76%) JUnit
6 4 (11.76%) Java
6 4 (11.76%) WATIR
6 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 3 (8.82%) Python
8 2 (5.88%) CSS
8 2 (5.88%) Linux
8 2 (5.88%) JavaScript

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 27 (79.41%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
1 26 (76.47%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Subversion
3 4 (11.76%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) WATIR
4 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 26 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (76.47%) .NET
1 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET
1 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
1 26 (76.47%) WCF
1 26 (76.47%) RESTful
1 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (76.47%) Entity Framework
1 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) CSS3
2 2 (5.88%) HTML5
2 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Open Source
1 1 (2.94%) Social Media
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) CentOS
1 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) TDD
2 26 (76.47%) BDD
2 26 (76.47%) Web Application Development
2 26 (76.47%) MVC
3 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (2.94%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
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Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago