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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 104 90 112
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 36 41 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.53% 2.04% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.79% 4.78% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 11
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £37,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £53,000
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
751 858 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.84% 42.64% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 622 763 659
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 June 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (59.42%) TDD
2 40 (57.97%) Git (software)
3 37 (53.62%) BDD
4 33 (47.83%) AngularJS
4 33 (47.83%) C#
5 32 (46.38%) JavaScript
5 32 (46.38%) .NET
6 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET
8 27 (39.13%) MVC
9 26 (37.68%) NoSQL
9 26 (37.68%) Node.js
10 24 (34.78%) Scrum
11 23 (33.33%) Java
12 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
12 22 (31.88%) Ruby on Rails
13 21 (30.43%) Google
13 21 (30.43%) WCF
13 21 (30.43%) Web Application Development
13 21 (30.43%) RESTful
13 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
13 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 17 (24.64%) PHP
14 17 (24.64%) OO
15 15 (21.74%) Sony
15 15 (21.74%) Apple
15 15 (21.74%) Yahoo!
15 15 (21.74%) BBC

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 5 (7.25%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Blender
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) GitHub
2 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.14%) SaaS
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.68%) NoSQL
2 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
3 21 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (10.14%) MySQL
5 5 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.25%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.45%) Redis
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (57.97%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.70%) Maven
3 5 (7.25%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.90%) Selenium
5 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.45%) Appium
6 1 (1.45%) Gatling
6 1 (1.45%) JMeter
6 1 (1.45%) JUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.45%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.45%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.45%) Subversion
6 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.45%) WebLOAD
General
1 5 (7.25%) Games
2 3 (4.35%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Law
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (86.96%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Social Media Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Angular Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (14.49%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Junior
7 6 (8.70%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Applications Developer
8 5 (7.25%) AWS Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Integration Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Java Applications Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Junior Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Applications Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Applications Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.80%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) AngularJS
2 32 (46.38%) .NET
3 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET
4 26 (37.68%) Node.js
5 22 (31.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (30.43%) RESTful
6 21 (30.43%) WCF
7 12 (17.39%) Ember.js
7 12 (17.39%) Haml
7 12 (17.39%) OOCSS
7 12 (17.39%) React
7 12 (17.39%) Sass
8 10 (14.49%) XML
9 9 (13.04%) ELK Stack
10 8 (11.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) BBC
1 15 (21.74%) Social Media
2 12 (17.39%) User Experience
3 5 (7.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Linked Data
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (1.45%) Physics
5 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) CoreOS
2 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
2 4 (5.80%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Solaris
3 2 (2.90%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) TDD
2 37 (53.62%) BDD
3 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (39.13%) MVC
5 24 (34.78%) Scrum
6 21 (30.43%) Web Application Development
7 17 (24.64%) OO
8 12 (17.39%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 12 (17.39%) Front End Development
9 10 (14.49%) DevOps
10 9 (13.04%) Open Source
10 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
11 7 (10.14%) Service Management
11 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.70%) Open Source Development
13 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
13 5 (7.25%) DSDM
13 5 (7.25%) Identity Access Management
13 5 (7.25%) RUP
13 5 (7.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) C#
2 32 (46.38%) JavaScript
3 23 (33.33%) Java
4 17 (24.64%) PHP
5 12 (17.39%) CoffeeScript
5 12 (17.39%) ES6
6 10 (14.49%) Python
7 8 (11.59%) C++
7 8 (11.59%) VB.NET
8 7 (10.14%) Scala
9 6 (8.70%) Groovy
10 5 (7.25%) Clojure
10 5 (7.25%) SQL
11 4 (5.80%) Perl
12 2 (2.90%) C
13 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.45%) Go
13 1 (1.45%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
1 1 (1.45%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) Puppet
2 6 (8.70%) Terraform
3 5 (7.25%) Grafana
3 5 (7.25%) Graphite
3 5 (7.25%) Packer
3 5 (7.25%) Uchiwa
4 1 (1.45%) Ansible
4 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.45%) rkt
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Google
2 15 (21.74%) Apple
2 15 (21.74%) Facebook
2 15 (21.74%) Sony
2 15 (21.74%) Yahoo!
3 5 (7.25%) Atlassian
3 5 (7.25%) MuleSoft
3 5 (7.25%) WSO2
4 4 (5.80%) Snowplow
5 2 (2.90%) Sage
5 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.45%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
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