Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 40 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.60% 0.68% 7.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 1.29% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Belfast median annual salary - £37,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.11% -
County Antrim median annual salary - £37,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -22.11% -

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 258 155 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 71.47% 52.54% 78.42%
Number of salaries quoted 152 115 77
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12,500 £27,800 £24,200
90th Percentile £52,375 £59,000 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +14.29%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Belfast

Ruby
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Legal
2 12 (92.31%) Migration
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (92.31%) Open Source
2 12 (92.31%) SaaS
2 12 (92.31%) PaaS
2 12 (92.31%) Software Architecture
2 12 (92.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (92.31%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (92.31%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) UML
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) CRM
2 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (92.31%) Data Security
2 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) Node.js
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (92.31%) Bitbucket
2 12 (92.31%) ArchiMate

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
1 12 (92.31%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (92.31%) iPaaS
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (92.31%) PaaS
1 12 (92.31%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Bitbucket
1 12 (92.31%) GitLab
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Architect
1 12 (92.31%) Technical Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
2 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) AngularJS
1 12 (92.31%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) ArchiMate
2 12 (92.31%) CRM
2 12 (92.31%) Data Migration
2 12 (92.31%) Data Security
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 12 (92.31%) Kanban
2 12 (92.31%) Microservices
2 12 (92.31%) Migration
2 12 (92.31%) Open Source
2 12 (92.31%) Open Source Development
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) SDLC
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 12 (92.31%) Software Architecture
2 12 (92.31%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PHP
1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Kubernetes
1 12 (92.31%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) HP