The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - 19 27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 2.80% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.82% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 34 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.39% 31.78% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 41
Average salary £35,500 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.41% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Shropshire region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Shropshire

Ruby
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Release Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Packager
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy