The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 77 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.51% 1.61% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 4.26% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 4
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -26.92%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
417 376 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.43% 37.94% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 385 343 404
Median salary £48,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.43% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -16 12 £57,500 -8.00%
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 25 (96.15%) BDD
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) Scrum
4 16 (61.54%) Web Development
4 16 (61.54%) MVC
4 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 16 (61.54%) .NET
4 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 16 (61.54%) SpecFlow
4 16 (61.54%) JIRA
4 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (57.69%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (57.69%) Test Strategy
5 15 (57.69%) Mobile App
5 15 (57.69%) HP
5 15 (57.69%) HP UFT
5 15 (57.69%) C#
5 15 (57.69%) SDLC
6 13 (50.00%) Coaching
7 11 (42.31%) Software Delivery
7 11 (42.31%) Project Management
7 11 (42.31%) Agile Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
7 11 (42.31%) Test Scripting
8 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
9 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (23.08%) Functional Testing
11 6 (23.08%) Time Management

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (3.85%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) JIRA
1 16 (61.54%) SpecFlow
1 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (57.69%) HP UFT
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium
4 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) FinalBuilder
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.85%) Log4Net
5 1 (3.85%) NSubstitute
5 1 (3.85%) NUnit
5 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Automation Tester
1 20 (76.92%) Tester
2 3 (11.54%) Head of Engineering
2 3 (11.54%) Head of Software Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
1 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
1 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (23.08%) RESTful
4 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 5 (19.23%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Mobile App
2 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) BDD
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) Scrum
4 16 (61.54%) MVC
4 16 (61.54%) Web Development
5 15 (57.69%) SDLC
5 15 (57.69%) Test Strategy
6 13 (50.00%) Coaching
7 11 (42.31%) Agile Testing
7 11 (42.31%) Project Management
7 11 (42.31%) Software Delivery
7 11 (42.31%) Test Scripting
7 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
8 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (23.08%) Functional Testing
9 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
9 6 (23.08%) TDD
9 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 6 (23.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft