The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 72 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.15% - 3.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% - 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 19
Average salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
291 256 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 44.09% 49.04% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 240 198 231
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,050 £26,000
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
Wiltshire

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 1 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (33.33%) Sublime Text
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Heroku
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) RSpec
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) Heroku
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (33.33%) Sublime Text
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA