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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 110 90 110
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 37 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.57% 2.10% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.14% 4.91% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 22
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
893 855 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 37.81% 42.79% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 722 775 731
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 August 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 54 (70.13%) JavaScript
2 46 (59.74%) Git (software)
2 46 (59.74%) AngularJS
3 41 (53.25%) TDD
4 40 (51.95%) BDD
5 37 (48.05%) Java
6 36 (46.75%) C#
6 36 (46.75%) Scrum
7 33 (42.86%) .NET
8 32 (41.56%) Ruby on Rails
9 28 (36.36%) MVC
9 28 (36.36%) Node.js
10 27 (35.06%) ASP.NET
11 25 (32.47%) NoSQL
12 24 (31.17%) RESTful
12 24 (31.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (29.87%) MySQL
14 21 (27.27%) XML
15 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
16 19 (24.68%) CSS
16 19 (24.68%) HTML
16 19 (24.68%) PRINCE2
16 19 (24.68%) Service Management
16 19 (24.68%) WCF
16 19 (24.68%) Web Application Development
16 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 18 (23.38%) REST

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 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (7.79%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.90%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.90%) nginx
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Blender
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) GitHub
2 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.79%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.79%) SaaS
4 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) HTTP
2 7 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.47%) NoSQL
2 23 (29.87%) MySQL
3 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
4 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 8 (10.39%) Redis
7 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (7.79%) Neo4j
8 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.60%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (59.74%) Git (software)
2 15 (19.48%) Cucumber
3 11 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 8 (10.39%) Maven
5 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.49%) Subversion
6 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.90%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.60%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.60%) NUnit
8 2 (2.60%) Selenium
9 1 (1.30%) Ant
9 1 (1.30%) Gatling
9 1 (1.30%) JMeter
9 1 (1.30%) JUnit
9 1 (1.30%) NeoLoad
9 1 (1.30%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.30%) WebLOAD
General
1 11 (14.29%) Music Industry
2 5 (6.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (89.61%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Angular Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (15.58%) Java Developer
6 10 (12.99%) ServiceNow Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Social Media Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Applications Developer
9 6 (7.79%) AWS Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Integration Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Java Applications Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Applications Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Applications Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Junior
10 5 (6.49%) Junior Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (59.74%) AngularJS
2 33 (42.86%) .NET
3 32 (41.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 28 (36.36%) Node.js
5 27 (35.06%) ASP.NET
6 24 (31.17%) RESTful
6 24 (31.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (27.27%) XML
8 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (24.68%) CSS
8 19 (24.68%) HTML
8 19 (24.68%) WCF
9 18 (23.38%) REST
10 17 (22.08%) SOAP
11 15 (19.48%) Web Services
12 12 (15.58%) Ember.js
12 12 (15.58%) OOCSS
12 12 (15.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) User Experience
2 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.39%) BBC
4 8 (10.39%) Social Media
5 7 (9.09%) CMDB
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.60%) Oculus Rift
6 2 (2.60%) Physics
7 1 (1.30%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Unix
3 4 (5.19%) CoreOS
3 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) TDD
2 40 (51.95%) BDD
3 36 (46.75%) Scrum
4 28 (36.36%) MVC
5 19 (24.68%) PRINCE2
5 19 (24.68%) Service Management
5 19 (24.68%) Web Application Development
6 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (22.08%) SDLC
7 16 (20.78%) Open Source
8 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.58%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (15.58%) Front End Development
10 11 (14.29%) DevOps
10 11 (14.29%) High Availability
10 11 (14.29%) ITIL
10 11 (14.29%) ITIL V3
10 11 (14.29%) Project Management
11 10 (12.99%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (70.13%) JavaScript
2 37 (48.05%) Java
3 36 (46.75%) C#
4 18 (23.38%) PHP
5 17 (22.08%) ES6
6 12 (15.58%) CoffeeScript
6 12 (15.58%) SQL
7 8 (10.39%) Python
7 8 (10.39%) Scala
7 8 (10.39%) VB.NET
8 7 (9.09%) C++
8 7 (9.09%) Go
8 7 (9.09%) Groovy
9 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
9 6 (7.79%) Clojure
10 5 (6.49%) C
10 5 (6.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
1 1 (1.30%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Puppet
2 7 (9.09%) Terraform
3 6 (7.79%) Ansible
3 6 (7.79%) Grafana
3 6 (7.79%) Graphite
3 6 (7.79%) Packer
3 6 (7.79%) Uchiwa
4 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.30%) rkt
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Google
2 11 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 8 (10.39%) Apple
3 8 (10.39%) Facebook
3 8 (10.39%) Sony
3 8 (10.39%) Yahoo!
4 6 (7.79%) Atlassian
4 6 (7.79%) MuleSoft
4 6 (7.79%) WSO2
5 4 (5.19%) Snowplow
6 2 (2.60%) Percona
6 2 (2.60%) Sage
7 1 (1.30%) SOASTA, Inc
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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