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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 114 86 128
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +42
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 27 46 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% 2.38% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 5.41% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 10
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £40,000
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
971 851 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.93% 43.96% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 841 774 834
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 51 (78.46%) JavaScript
2 40 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 40 (61.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 34 (52.31%) C#
4 33 (50.77%) Git (software)
5 32 (49.23%) .NET
5 32 (49.23%) Node.js
6 30 (46.15%) Java
7 29 (44.62%) NoSQL
8 28 (43.08%) BDD
8 28 (43.08%) MVC
8 28 (43.08%) TDD
9 27 (41.54%) RESTful
10 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET
10 23 (35.38%) WCF
11 22 (33.85%) Music Industry
11 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (33.85%) Cucumber
11 22 (33.85%) .NET Framework
11 22 (33.85%) CSS
11 22 (33.85%) HTML
11 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
11 22 (33.85%) Entity Framework
11 22 (33.85%) High Availability
11 22 (33.85%) Web Application Development
11 22 (33.85%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (33.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (33.85%) Code First Entity 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 7 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.15%) nginx
3 2 (3.08%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) LDAP
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) NoSQL
2 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (33.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (32.31%) MySQL
4 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.77%) Redis
5 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.08%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.08%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 33 (50.77%) Git (software)
2 22 (33.85%) Cucumber
3 7 (10.77%) Vagrant
4 6 (9.23%) Subversion
5 5 (7.69%) Maven
5 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.15%) CruiseControl
6 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.15%) NUnit
6 4 (6.15%) Selenium
7 3 (4.62%) JUnit
7 3 (4.62%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.08%) Ant
8 2 (3.08%) JIRA
8 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.54%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.54%) JMeter
9 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (33.85%) Music Industry
2 5 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (78.46%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.31%) ServiceNow Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Junior
5 7 (10.77%) Junior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Angular Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Data Scientist
7 5 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Data Scientist
8 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Junior C# Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Tester
10 2 (3.08%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) AngularJS
1 40 (61.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 32 (49.23%) .NET
2 32 (49.23%) Node.js
3 27 (41.54%) RESTful
4 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET
4 23 (35.38%) WCF
5 22 (33.85%) .NET Framework
5 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (33.85%) Code First Entity Framework
5 22 (33.85%) CSS
5 22 (33.85%) Entity Framework
5 22 (33.85%) HTML
5 22 (33.85%) KnockoutJS
6 21 (32.31%) REST
6 21 (32.31%) Ruby on Rails
7 20 (30.77%) Web Services
8 19 (29.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.31%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.31%) Physics
4 7 (10.77%) CMDB
5 5 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (7.69%) Statistics
6 3 (4.62%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Unix
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) BDD
1 28 (43.08%) MVC
1 28 (43.08%) TDD
2 22 (33.85%) High Availability
2 22 (33.85%) Web Application Development
3 20 (30.77%) Scrum
3 20 (30.77%) SDLC
3 20 (30.77%) Service Management
4 18 (27.69%) Mentoring
5 16 (24.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 14 (21.54%) ITIL
7 14 (21.54%) ITIL V3
7 14 (21.54%) Project Management
8 11 (16.92%) Open Source
8 11 (16.92%) Process Management
9 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
10 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 51 (78.46%) JavaScript
2 34 (52.31%) C#
3 30 (46.15%) Java
4 17 (26.15%) SQL
5 15 (23.08%) Python
6 11 (16.92%) PHP
7 10 (15.38%) C++
8 8 (12.31%) Go
8 8 (12.31%) Perl
9 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
9 7 (10.77%) C
10 5 (7.69%) ES6
10 5 (7.69%) R
11 4 (6.15%) Groovy
12 2 (3.08%) Clojure
12 2 (3.08%) Scala
13 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
1 1 (1.54%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Ansible
2 6 (9.23%) Puppet
3 4 (6.15%) Terraform
4 3 (4.62%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.08%) Grafana
5 2 (3.08%) Graphite
5 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.08%) Packer
5 2 (3.08%) rkt
5 2 (3.08%) Uchiwa
6 1 (1.54%) Nessus
6 1 (1.54%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) ServiceNow
2 5 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.08%) MuleSoft
3 2 (3.08%) Percona
3 2 (3.08%) WSO2
4 1 (1.54%) Qualys
4 1 (1.54%) Rapid7