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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 103 96 117
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 38 40 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.61% 2.17% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.16% 5.06% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 6
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
737 791 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.28% 42.87% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 620 700 677
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 44 (60.27%) TDD
2 41 (56.16%) Git (software)
3 40 (54.79%) BDD
4 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (53.42%) C#
5 37 (50.68%) .NET
6 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET
7 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
7 34 (46.58%) AngularJS
8 31 (42.47%) MVC
9 29 (39.73%) NoSQL
10 28 (38.36%) Node.js
11 26 (35.62%) Java
11 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
12 25 (34.25%) WCF
12 25 (34.25%) Web Application Development
12 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (34.25%) RESTful
12 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (34.25%) SQL Server 2014
12 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 23 (31.51%) Google
13 23 (31.51%) Scrum
14 22 (30.14%) OO
15 20 (27.40%) Ruby on Rails
16 19 (26.03%) PHP
17 18 (24.66%) BBC
17 18 (24.66%) Sony
17 18 (24.66%) Apple
17 18 (24.66%) Yahoo!

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 28 (38.36%) Node.js
2 4 (5.48%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) GitHub
2 7 (9.59%) SaaS
3 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.73%) NoSQL
2 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
3 25 (34.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (9.59%) MySQL
5 4 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.48%) Neo4j
6 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.37%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.37%) Redis
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (56.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.48%) Maven
3 4 (5.48%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.37%) Appium
6 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.37%) Gatling
6 1 (1.37%) JIRA
6 1 (1.37%) JMeter
6 1 (1.37%) JUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.37%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.37%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.37%) Selenium
6 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.37%) Subversion
6 1 (1.37%) WebLOAD
General
1 10 (13.70%) Games
2 1 (1.37%) Banking
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (84.93%) Developer
2 28 (38.36%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Social Media Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Angular Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Junior
8 5 (6.85%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Junior Software Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.48%) AWS Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Integration Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Java Applications Developer
9 4 (5.48%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.68%) .NET
2 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET
3 34 (46.58%) AngularJS
4 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (34.25%) RESTful
4 25 (34.25%) WCF
5 20 (27.40%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (15.07%) Ember.js
6 11 (15.07%) Haml
6 11 (15.07%) OOCSS
6 11 (15.07%) React
6 11 (15.07%) Sass
7 9 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (12.33%) XML
8 8 (10.96%) ELK Stack
9 7 (9.59%) Code First Entity Framework
9 7 (9.59%) Entity Framework
9 7 (9.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) BBC
1 18 (24.66%) Social Media
2 11 (15.07%) User Experience
3 5 (6.85%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (4.11%) Linked Data
4 3 (4.11%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) CoreOS
2 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
2 4 (5.48%) Windows
3 3 (4.11%) Solaris
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Unix
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) TDD
2 40 (54.79%) BDD
3 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (42.47%) MVC
5 25 (34.25%) Web Application Development
6 23 (31.51%) Scrum
7 22 (30.14%) OO
8 11 (15.07%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 11 (15.07%) Front End Development
9 9 (12.33%) DevOps
9 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.59%) Open Source
10 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.22%) Service Management
12 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
12 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
12 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.85%) Open Source Development
12 5 (6.85%) SDLC
13 4 (5.48%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) C#
2 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.62%) Java
4 19 (26.03%) PHP
5 11 (15.07%) CoffeeScript
5 11 (15.07%) ES6
6 10 (13.70%) Python
6 10 (13.70%) VB.NET
7 8 (10.96%) C++
8 6 (8.22%) Scala
8 6 (8.22%) SQL
9 4 (5.48%) Clojure
9 4 (5.48%) Groovy
9 4 (5.48%) Perl
10 3 (4.11%) C
11 2 (2.74%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.48%) Grafana
2 4 (5.48%) Graphite
2 4 (5.48%) Packer
2 4 (5.48%) Terraform
2 4 (5.48%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Google
2 18 (24.66%) Apple
2 18 (24.66%) Facebook
2 18 (24.66%) Sony
2 18 (24.66%) Yahoo!
3 5 (6.85%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.48%) MuleSoft
4 4 (5.48%) Snowplow
4 4 (5.48%) WSO2
5 2 (2.74%) Sage
5 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (1.37%) VMware
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