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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 99 99 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 1.54% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 3.96% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 31
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
737 834 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.50% 38.86% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 642 733 735
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 28 (60.87%) C#
1 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 26 (56.52%) NoSQL
3 25 (54.35%) BDD
3 25 (54.35%) TDD
4 23 (50.00%) MVC
4 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (50.00%) Node.js
4 23 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 22 (47.83%) WCF
5 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
6 21 (45.65%) RESTful
6 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
6 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
6 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 18 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
9 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (28.26%) Cucumber
11 12 (26.09%) Java
11 12 (26.09%) Python
11 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
12 11 (23.91%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (23.91%) High Availability
12 11 (23.91%) Music Industry
12 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework

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 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) LDAP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (56.52%) NoSQL
2 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (10.87%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 13 (28.26%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.04%) Selenium
4 4 (8.70%) FitNesse
4 4 (8.70%) JMeter
5 3 (6.52%) JUnit
6 2 (4.35%) CruiseControl
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) NUnit
6 2 (4.35%) Subversion
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.17%) Ant
7 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.17%) Maven
7 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (23.91%) Music Industry
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Developer
2 23 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Data Scientist
3 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Data Scientist
3 5 (10.87%) Tester
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Test Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Angular Developer
5 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Junior
5 3 (6.52%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (50.00%) Node.js
3 22 (47.83%) WCF
4 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (45.65%) RESTful
5 18 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
7 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
7 11 (23.91%) Code First Entity Framework
7 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
7 11 (23.91%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (21.74%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (17.39%) CSS
9 8 (17.39%) HTML
9 8 (17.39%) REST
9 8 (17.39%) Web Services
10 7 (15.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) BDD
1 25 (54.35%) TDD
2 23 (50.00%) MVC
2 23 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (23.91%) High Availability
6 10 (21.74%) SDLC
7 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
7 7 (15.22%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) Service Management
8 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
8 6 (13.04%) Physics
9 5 (10.87%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (10.87%) ITIL
9 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.87%) Project Management
9 5 (10.87%) Statistics
9 5 (10.87%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) Java
3 12 (26.09%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 6 (13.04%) Perl
6 5 (10.87%) R
7 3 (6.52%) C++
7 3 (6.52%) PHP
8 2 (4.35%) C
9 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.17%) Go
9 1 (2.17%) Groovy
9 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Nessus
1 3 (6.52%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) rkt
2 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.52%) Qualys
2 3 (6.52%) Rapid7
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 12 days ago