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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 57 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.06% 1.12% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 2.51% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 5
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
430 279 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 59.07% 44.50% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 390 253 286
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 28 (93.33%) Git (software)
2 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (86.67%) TDD
3 26 (86.67%) .NET Framework
3 26 (86.67%) MVC
3 26 (86.67%) .NET
3 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 26 (86.67%) C#
3 26 (86.67%) BDD
3 26 (86.67%) Entity Framework
3 26 (86.67%) Node.js
3 26 (86.67%) Web Application Development
3 26 (86.67%) NoSQL
3 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (86.67%) WCF
3 26 (86.67%) RESTful
3 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) Maven
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) Haml
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (3.33%) RSpec

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 26 (86.67%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) SNMP
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) IPsec
1 1 (3.33%) VLAN
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
1 1 (3.33%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 26 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (93.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) RSpec
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 26 (86.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.33%) Administrator
3 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
1 26 (86.67%) .NET Framework
1 26 (86.67%) WCF
1 26 (86.67%) RESTful
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (86.67%) Entity Framework
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.33%) Sass
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) Haml
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) CentOS
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) BDD
2 26 (86.67%) Web Application Development
2 26 (86.67%) MVC
3 1 (3.33%) DevOps
3 1 (3.33%) Web Development
3 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Xen
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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