The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 69 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.49% - 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £39,045
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 313 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 50.90% 55.11% 58.64%
Number of salaries quoted 283 280 267
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,675 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Ruby
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Coventry region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Coventry

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) JBoss
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) SaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (33.33%) OpenNMS
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Business Development
5 2 (33.33%) Java EE
5 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Business Development
2 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
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