The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 106 78 116
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +38
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 44 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.77% 2.50% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 5.68% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 20
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Ruby
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1007 827 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.41% 43.97% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 828 747 821
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Ruby
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Birmingham

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 58 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 47 (58.75%) AngularJS
3 46 (57.50%) Git (software)
4 39 (48.75%) TDD
4 39 (48.75%) C#
4 39 (48.75%) BDD
5 36 (45.00%) .NET
6 35 (43.75%) Java
6 35 (43.75%) Scrum
7 33 (41.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 32 (40.00%) MVC
9 31 (38.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 31 (38.75%) Node.js
10 30 (37.50%) NoSQL
11 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET
12 27 (33.75%) RESTful
13 24 (30.00%) MySQL
14 23 (28.75%) WCF
15 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
15 22 (27.50%) Service Management
15 22 (27.50%) REST
15 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (27.50%) Web Application Development
15 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (27.50%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 21 (26.25%) HTML
16 21 (26.25%) CSS
16 21 (26.25%) XML
17 20 (25.00%) SOAP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.00%) nginx
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.50%) Apache
5 2 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Blender
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) GitHub
2 7 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.25%) SaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) LDAP
2 8 (10.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 24 (30.00%) MySQL
3 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
3 22 (27.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 8 (10.00%) Redis
6 5 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.25%) Neo4j
6 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.50%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 46 (57.50%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.75%) Cucumber
3 10 (12.50%) Vagrant
4 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.75%) Maven
4 7 (8.75%) Subversion
5 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.00%) CruiseControl
6 4 (5.00%) NUnit
7 3 (3.75%) JUnit
7 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.50%) Ant
8 2 (2.50%) Selenium
9 1 (1.25%) JMeter
9 1 (1.25%) NeoLoad
9 1 (1.25%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.25%) WebLOAD
General
1 16 (20.00%) Music Industry
2 5 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (86.25%) Developer
2 28 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.25%) Angular Developer
3 13 (16.25%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (10.00%) ServiceNow Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Junior
7 7 (8.75%) Junior Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Social Media Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.25%) AWS Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Integration Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Java Applications Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (58.75%) AngularJS
2 36 (45.00%) .NET
3 33 (41.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 31 (38.75%) Node.js
4 31 (38.75%) Ruby on Rails
5 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 27 (33.75%) RESTful
7 23 (28.75%) WCF
8 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (27.50%) REST
9 21 (26.25%) CSS
9 21 (26.25%) HTML
9 21 (26.25%) XML
10 20 (25.00%) SOAP
10 20 (25.00%) Web Services
11 16 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 16 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.25%) User Experience
3 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.75%) CMDB
5 6 (7.50%) BBC
5 6 (7.50%) Social Media
6 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.25%) Physics
7 3 (3.75%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (3.75%) Statistics
8 2 (2.50%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.25%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Unix
4 3 (3.75%) CoreOS
4 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.75%) BDD
1 39 (48.75%) TDD
2 35 (43.75%) Scrum
3 32 (40.00%) MVC
4 22 (27.50%) Service Management
4 22 (27.50%) Web Application Development
5 20 (25.00%) SDLC
6 19 (23.75%) PRINCE2
7 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
8 16 (20.00%) High Availability
9 15 (18.75%) Open Source
10 14 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (16.25%) ITIL
11 13 (16.25%) ITIL V3
11 13 (16.25%) Project Management
12 11 (13.75%) Process Management
13 10 (12.50%) DevOps
14 9 (11.25%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
14 9 (11.25%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 39 (48.75%) C#
3 35 (43.75%) Java
4 16 (20.00%) PHP
4 16 (20.00%) SQL
5 14 (17.50%) ES6
6 12 (15.00%) Python
7 9 (11.25%) CoffeeScript
8 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.75%) C++
8 7 (8.75%) Go
8 7 (8.75%) Groovy
8 7 (8.75%) Scala
9 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
10 5 (6.25%) C
10 5 (6.25%) Clojure
10 5 (6.25%) Perl
11 3 (3.75%) R
12 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
1 1 (1.25%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) Puppet
2 7 (8.75%) Ansible
2 7 (8.75%) Terraform
3 5 (6.25%) Grafana
3 5 (6.25%) Graphite
3 5 (6.25%) Packer
3 5 (6.25%) Uchiwa
4 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.50%) rkt
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Google
1 13 (16.25%) ServiceNow
2 6 (7.50%) Apple
2 6 (7.50%) Facebook
2 6 (7.50%) Sony
2 6 (7.50%) Yahoo!
3 5 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 5 (6.25%) WSO2
4 3 (3.75%) Snowplow
5 2 (2.50%) Percona
5 2 (2.50%) Sage
6 1 (1.25%) SOASTA, Inc
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