The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 25 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.85% 0.98% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 1.82% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 110 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 38.27% 53.66% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 58 89 99
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Ruby
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Stevenage

Ruby
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) HND
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) HND