Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 39 23
Rank change year-on-year -17 -16 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.06% 0.89% 6.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.70% 1.83% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Northern Ireland median annual salary - £37,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.11% -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 298 164 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 65.21% 48.52% 69.33%
Number of salaries quoted 181 122 82
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,500 £27,500 £23,200
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Northern Ireland

Ruby
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Northern Ireland

Ruby
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -10 13 - - 2
County Down - 1 - -
Ruby
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 13 (92.86%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) Node.js
2 13 (92.86%) AngularJS
3 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (85.71%) Bitbucket
3 12 (85.71%) ArchiMate
3 12 (85.71%) Open Source
3 12 (85.71%) SaaS
3 12 (85.71%) PaaS
3 12 (85.71%) Software Architecture
3 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 12 (85.71%) Puppet
3 12 (85.71%) Docker
3 12 (85.71%) DevOps
3 12 (85.71%) User Experience
3 12 (85.71%) Microservices
3 12 (85.71%) GitLab
3 12 (85.71%) Kubernetes
3 12 (85.71%) iPaaS
3 12 (85.71%) SDLC
3 12 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (85.71%) Open Source Development
3 12 (85.71%) CRM
3 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 12 (85.71%) UML
3 12 (85.71%) PHP
3 12 (85.71%) .NET

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
1 12 (85.71%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (85.71%) iPaaS
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (85.71%) PaaS
1 12 (85.71%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) HSQLDB
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Bitbucket
1 12 (85.71%) GitLab
1 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Architect
1 12 (85.71%) Technical Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) AngularJS
1 13 (92.86%) Node.js
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) JSF
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) JSTL
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Servlets
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Struts
3 1 (7.14%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) ArchiMate
2 12 (85.71%) CRM
2 12 (85.71%) Data Migration
2 12 (85.71%) Data Security
2 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Kanban
2 12 (85.71%) Microservices
2 12 (85.71%) Migration
2 12 (85.71%) Open Source
2 12 (85.71%) Open Source Development
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
2 12 (85.71%) SDLC
2 12 (85.71%) SOA
2 12 (85.71%) Software Architecture
2 12 (85.71%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Component Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Kubernetes
1 12 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (85.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin