The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 69 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.28% - 2.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 18
Average salary £41,250 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Ruby
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
313 273 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 44.52% 47.64% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 248 212 218
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Ruby
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Swindon

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) RSpec
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) Heroku
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) RSpec
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (33.33%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA