The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 26 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 19 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.74% 2.50% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.10% 5.19% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
157 212 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.43% 48.18% 59.40%
Number of salaries quoted 117 166 315
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Ruby
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Liverpool

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (83.33%) TDD
1 30 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 30 (83.33%) BDD
2 27 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 26 (72.22%) MVC
3 26 (72.22%) C#
3 26 (72.22%) .NET
3 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 26 (72.22%) RESTful
3 26 (72.22%) WCF
3 26 (72.22%) .NET Framework
3 26 (72.22%) NoSQL
3 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (72.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 26 (72.22%) Entity Framework
3 26 (72.22%) Node.js
3 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (72.22%) Code First Entity Framework
4 6 (16.67%) PHP
4 6 (16.67%) Apache
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 5 (13.89%) HP
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix
5 5 (13.89%) Nagios
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.89%) Debian

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 26 (72.22%) Node.js
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 5 (13.89%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) NoSQL
1 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
1 26 (72.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 4 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) JMeter
2 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 4 (11.11%) Selenium
2 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) Linux Support
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
1 26 (72.22%) .NET Framework
1 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
1 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET Web API
1 26 (72.22%) Code First Entity Framework
1 26 (72.22%) Entity Framework
1 26 (72.22%) RESTful
1 26 (72.22%) WCF
2 4 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) CentOS
1 5 (13.89%) Debian
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (83.33%) BDD
1 30 (83.33%) TDD
2 27 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 26 (72.22%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) API Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 4 (11.11%) OWASP
5 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 4 (11.11%) QA Automation
5 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) PHP
2 6 (16.67%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
1 5 (13.89%) Squid
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Munin
1 5 (13.89%) Nagios
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
1 5 (13.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco
1 5 (13.89%) Citrix
1 5 (13.89%) F5
1 5 (13.89%) HP
1 5 (13.89%) SaltStack
1 5 (13.89%) VMware
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago