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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 55 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.74% 0.22% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 0.37% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 269 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 57.53% 59.38% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 206 213 228
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Lancashire

Ruby
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +6 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) API Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Gerrit
2 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
2 4 (57.14%) JMeter
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) OWASP
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) WCF

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (42.86%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) Gerrit
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) JMeter
2 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) QA Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) QA Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) QA Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) QA Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) QA Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) API Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) OWASP
2 4 (57.14%) QA Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago