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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 108 87 115
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 38 44 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.54% 2.39% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.66% 5.35% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 8
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £25,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £45,000 £50,900
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
816 823 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.13% 44.75% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 694 725 633
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 1 May 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 46 (63.89%) TDD
2 44 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (61.11%) C#
3 42 (58.33%) BDD
4 41 (56.94%) Git (software)
4 41 (56.94%) .NET
4 41 (56.94%) ASP.NET
5 36 (50.00%) MVC
6 34 (47.22%) NoSQL
6 34 (47.22%) Node.js
7 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
7 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
8 32 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (44.44%) Web Application Development
8 32 (44.44%) AngularJS
9 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (43.06%) RESTful
9 31 (43.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 31 (43.06%) WCF
10 25 (34.72%) Google
11 24 (33.33%) Java
11 24 (33.33%) OO
12 20 (27.78%) BBC
12 20 (27.78%) Sony
12 20 (27.78%) Apple
12 20 (27.78%) Yahoo!
12 20 (27.78%) Social Media
12 20 (27.78%) Facebook
13 18 (25.00%) PHP

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 34 (47.22%) Node.js
2 3 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) GitHub
2 6 (8.33%) SaaS
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.78%) Office 365
7 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) NoSQL
2 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 31 (43.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (8.33%) MySQL
5 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.17%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (56.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.17%) Maven
3 3 (4.17%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.78%) JIRA
4 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (18.06%) Games
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (84.72%) Developer
2 35 (48.61%) .NET Developer
3 20 (27.78%) Social Media Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Junior
5 7 (9.72%) Angular Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.17%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Integration Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Applications Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.94%) .NET
1 41 (56.94%) ASP.NET
2 32 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 32 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 31 (43.06%) RESTful
3 31 (43.06%) WCF
4 16 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 11 (15.28%) Code First Entity Framework
7 11 (15.28%) Entity Framework
7 11 (15.28%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (11.11%) HTML
8 8 (11.11%) XML
9 7 (9.72%) CSS
9 7 (9.72%) Haml
9 7 (9.72%) OOCSS
9 7 (9.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) BBC
1 20 (27.78%) Social Media
2 7 (9.72%) User Experience
3 5 (6.94%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (4.17%) Linked Data
4 3 (4.17%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) CoreOS
2 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 4 (5.56%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Solaris
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.89%) TDD
2 44 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (58.33%) BDD
4 36 (50.00%) MVC
5 32 (44.44%) Web Application Development
6 24 (33.33%) OO
7 17 (23.61%) Scrum
8 9 (12.50%) DevOps
9 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.72%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 7 (9.72%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.94%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.94%) SDLC
11 5 (6.94%) Service Management
11 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.56%) Open Source
12 4 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) C#
2 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 24 (33.33%) Java
4 18 (25.00%) PHP
5 9 (12.50%) Python
5 9 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 8 (11.11%) C++
7 7 (9.72%) CoffeeScript
7 7 (9.72%) ES6
8 6 (8.33%) SQL
9 3 (4.17%) C
9 3 (4.17%) Clojure
9 3 (4.17%) Groovy
9 3 (4.17%) Perl
9 3 (4.17%) Scala
10 2 (2.78%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) Grafana
2 3 (4.17%) Graphite
2 3 (4.17%) Packer
2 3 (4.17%) Terraform
2 3 (4.17%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Google
2 20 (27.78%) Apple
2 20 (27.78%) Facebook
2 20 (27.78%) Sony
2 20 (27.78%) Yahoo!
3 5 (6.94%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.56%) Snowplow
5 3 (4.17%) MuleSoft
5 3 (4.17%) WSO2
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.78%) Sage
6 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago