The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 35 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.38% 1.56% 7.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% 2.41% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £27,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Ruby
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 166 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 61.59% 64.84% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 126 133 108
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Ruby
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Ruby
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Release Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Deployment
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
1 2 (33.33%) AccuRev