The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 37 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 12 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.07% 4.99% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 9.38% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
219 224 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 56.01% 53.21% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 181 177 202
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 25 (75.76%) .NET
1 25 (75.76%) NoSQL
2 24 (72.73%) C#
3 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (69.70%) TDD
3 23 (69.70%) Git (software)
4 22 (66.67%) RESTful
4 22 (66.67%) WCF
4 22 (66.67%) MVC
4 22 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 22 (66.67%) Entity Framework
4 22 (66.67%) Node.js
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 22 (66.67%) BDD
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
4 22 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (24.24%) Windows
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
6 7 (21.21%) Python
6 7 (21.21%) IIS
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
7 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 6 (18.18%) C++
7 6 (18.18%) Java

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (21.21%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Sumo Logic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) NoSQL
2 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) GitLab
General
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.12%) HPUX Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) .NET
2 22 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 22 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
2 22 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 22 (66.67%) Node.js
2 22 (66.67%) RESTful
2 22 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) OpenVZ
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) CentOS
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Fedora
4 4 (12.12%) HPUX
4 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (69.70%) TDD
2 22 (66.67%) BDD
2 22 (66.67%) MVC
2 22 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 4 (12.12%) DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Content Management
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.03%) Open Source
6 1 (3.03%) Post-Production
6 1 (3.03%) SDLC
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.21%) Python
4 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.18%) C++
4 6 (18.18%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) Perl
5 4 (12.12%) Bourne shell
5 4 (12.12%) Korn
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) Go
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
1 1 (3.03%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.03%) Mesos
3 1 (3.03%) Rancher
3 1 (3.03%) rkt
3 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Perforce