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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 68 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.40% - 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% - 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £31,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
345 279 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 46.37% 56.02% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 297 225 310
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 7 (87.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) RSpec
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Telematics
5 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) B2C
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (12.50%) Capistrano

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) RSpec
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
1 1 (12.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) B2B
2 1 (12.50%) B2C
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
Sheffield
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago