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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 59 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.20% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.78% 0.62% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
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
423 325 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 58.10% 47.31% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 369 276 204
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 33 (94.29%) Git (software)
2 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) Node.js
4 22 (62.86%) NoSQL
4 22 (62.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 22 (62.86%) BDD
4 22 (62.86%) Web Application Development
4 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (62.86%) RESTful
4 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (62.86%) .NET Framework
4 22 (62.86%) WCF
4 22 (62.86%) MVC
4 22 (62.86%) TDD
4 22 (62.86%) C#
4 22 (62.86%) .NET
4 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
4 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
5 11 (31.43%) Subversion
6 9 (25.71%) Automated Testing
6 9 (25.71%) JUnit
6 9 (25.71%) Java
6 9 (25.71%) WATIR
6 9 (25.71%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) Integration Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Python
8 2 (5.71%) CSS
8 2 (5.71%) Linux
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 23 (65.71%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) NoSQL
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (94.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (31.43%) Subversion
3 9 (25.71%) JUnit
3 9 (25.71%) WATIR
4 2 (5.71%) Maven
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) .NET Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Test Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Junior
4 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 22 (62.86%) RESTful
1 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 22 (62.86%) .NET Framework
1 22 (62.86%) WCF
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
1 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) CSS3
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Social Media
1 1 (2.86%) Open Source
1 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) CentOS
1 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) BDD
2 22 (62.86%) Web Application Development
2 22 (62.86%) MVC
2 22 (62.86%) TDD
3 9 (25.71%) Automated Testing
3 9 (25.71%) Integration Testing
3 9 (25.71%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 1 (2.86%) Web Development
5 1 (2.86%) OO
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago