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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 64 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.35% - 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% - 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 8
Average salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
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
333 206 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 45.00% 40.00% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 280 179 305
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) SaaS
2 16 (94.12%) Puppet
2 16 (94.12%) Kanban
3 15 (88.24%) GlassFish
3 15 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (88.24%) Maven
3 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
3 15 (88.24%) Tomcat
3 15 (88.24%) Python
3 15 (88.24%) JUnit
3 15 (88.24%) EJB
3 15 (88.24%) REST
3 15 (88.24%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (88.24%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (88.24%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (82.35%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (82.35%) Mentoring
4 14 (82.35%) JMS
4 14 (82.35%) Nagios
4 14 (82.35%) OpenNMS
4 14 (82.35%) Java EE

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Tomcat
1 15 (88.24%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) JUnit
1 15 (88.24%) Maven
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineer
2 14 (82.35%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (88.24%) EJB
2 15 (88.24%) REST
3 14 (82.35%) JMS
3 14 (82.35%) Java EE
4 1 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Kanban
3 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
3 15 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (82.35%) Refactoring
4 14 (82.35%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (82.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 15 (88.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 16 (94.12%) Puppet
2 15 (88.24%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (82.35%) Nagios
3 14 (82.35%) OpenNMS