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 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 64 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 0.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 1.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
199 262 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.06% 46.13% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 170 236 276
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,550 £45,196
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 19 December 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 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) RSpec
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (33.33%) Sublime Text
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) Heroku
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 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 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB