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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 110 93 113
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 34 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.45% 2.12% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 4.98% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 15
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
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
816 863 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.77% 42.64% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 670 770 683
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 41 (56.94%) Git (software)
2 40 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 40 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 39 (54.17%) TDD
4 37 (51.39%) BDD
5 32 (44.44%) C#
6 31 (43.06%) .NET
6 31 (43.06%) Scrum
7 30 (41.67%) Java
8 28 (38.89%) Ruby on Rails
9 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
10 26 (36.11%) MVC
10 26 (36.11%) Node.js
11 25 (34.72%) NoSQL
12 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (29.17%) RESTful
14 20 (27.78%) Google
14 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
15 19 (26.39%) WCF
15 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (26.39%) Web Application Development
15 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (26.39%) SQL Server 2014
15 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 18 (25.00%) XML
17 16 (22.22%) PRINCE2
17 16 (22.22%) PHP
18 15 (20.83%) MySQL
18 15 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 14 (19.44%) ES6

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 6 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Blender
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) GitHub
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (8.33%) SaaS
5 2 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) HTTP
2 6 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) NoSQL
2 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 19 (26.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (20.83%) MySQL
5 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (8.33%) Neo4j
7 3 (4.17%) Redis
8 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (56.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
3 8 (11.11%) Maven
3 8 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.78%) Selenium
7 1 (1.39%) Ant
7 1 (1.39%) Appium
7 1 (1.39%) Gatling
7 1 (1.39%) JMeter
7 1 (1.39%) JUnit
7 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.39%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.39%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.39%) Subversion
7 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.39%) WebLOAD
General
1 7 (9.72%) Music Industry
2 2 (2.78%) Games
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (90.28%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Angular Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (16.67%) Social Media Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.11%) ServiceNow Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 6 (8.33%) AWS Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Integration Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Applications Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Junior
8 5 (6.94%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 31 (43.06%) .NET
3 28 (38.89%) Ruby on Rails
4 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 26 (36.11%) Node.js
6 21 (29.17%) RESTful
7 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (26.39%) WCF
8 18 (25.00%) XML
9 15 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (18.06%) CSS
10 13 (18.06%) HTML
10 13 (18.06%) REST
11 12 (16.67%) Ember.js
11 12 (16.67%) Haml
11 12 (16.67%) OOCSS
11 12 (16.67%) Sass
11 12 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) BBC
1 12 (16.67%) Social Media
1 12 (16.67%) User Experience
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) CMDB
3 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.78%) Oculus Rift
5 2 (2.78%) Physics
6 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) CoreOS
2 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.17%) Unix
3 3 (4.17%) Windows
4 2 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.17%) TDD
2 37 (51.39%) BDD
3 31 (43.06%) Scrum
4 26 (36.11%) MVC
5 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (26.39%) Web Application Development
7 16 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 14 (19.44%) Service Management
9 13 (18.06%) Open Source
10 12 (16.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 12 (16.67%) Front End Development
10 12 (16.67%) OO
10 12 (16.67%) SDLC
11 11 (15.28%) DevOps
12 8 (11.11%) ITIL
12 8 (11.11%) ITIL V3
12 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 8 (11.11%) Project Management
13 7 (9.72%) High Availability
13 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 32 (44.44%) C#
3 30 (41.67%) Java
4 16 (22.22%) PHP
5 14 (19.44%) ES6
6 12 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
7 9 (12.50%) Python
8 8 (11.11%) Scala
8 8 (11.11%) VB.NET
9 7 (9.72%) C++
9 7 (9.72%) Groovy
9 7 (9.72%) SQL
10 6 (8.33%) Clojure
11 4 (5.56%) Go
12 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
12 3 (4.17%) Perl
13 2 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Puppet
2 7 (9.72%) Terraform
3 6 (8.33%) Grafana
3 6 (8.33%) Graphite
3 6 (8.33%) Packer
3 6 (8.33%) Uchiwa
4 3 (4.17%) Ansible
5 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.39%) rkt
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Google
2 12 (16.67%) Apple
2 12 (16.67%) Facebook
2 12 (16.67%) Sony
2 12 (16.67%) Yahoo!
3 8 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 6 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 6 (8.33%) MuleSoft
4 6 (8.33%) WSO2
5 4 (5.56%) Snowplow
6 2 (2.78%) Sage
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (1.39%) VMware
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