The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 37 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.85% 4.21% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 6.95% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 11
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
Ruby
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 187 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 62.96% 60.52% 58.72%
Number of salaries quoted 113 174 173
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of job ads across the Derby region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Ruby
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Derby

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Derby region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
4 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) KVM
4 2 (28.57%) Docker
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) ejabberd
4 2 (28.57%) XMPP
4 2 (28.57%) Xen

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 2 (28.57%) ejabberd
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) IPv6
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 2 (28.57%) Xcode
3 1 (14.29%) Appium
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Junior
1 3 (42.86%) Junior Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Junior Software Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) XMPP
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Elixir
4 2 (28.57%) Erlang
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) KVM
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft