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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 35 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.71% 3.70% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.63% 6.56% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
160 259 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 48.19% 56.43% 58.44%
Number of salaries quoted 131 229 251
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) MVC
1 8 (57.14%) TDD
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (57.14%) RESTful
1 8 (57.14%) BDD
1 8 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (50.00%) WCF
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Apache
6 2 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (14.29%) Puppet

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) RSpec
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) RESTful
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Debian
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
1 8 (57.14%) TDD
1 8 (57.14%) BDD
1 8 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Samba
1 1 (7.14%) Squid
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SmokePing
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Munin
2 1 (7.14%) Zenoss
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago