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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 36 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.36% 1.26% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.49% 2.45% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 12
Median salary £40,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median 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
158 204 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 45.93% 51.39% 57.12%
Number of salaries quoted 117 161 287
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (85.71%) TDD
1 30 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 30 (85.71%) BDD
2 26 (74.29%) NoSQL
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (74.29%) RESTful
2 26 (74.29%) .NET Framework
2 26 (74.29%) WCF
2 26 (74.29%) MVC
2 26 (74.29%) C#
2 26 (74.29%) .NET
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
2 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 26 (74.29%) Entity Framework
2 26 (74.29%) Node.js
2 26 (74.29%) Code First Entity Framework
3 5 (14.29%) F5
3 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
3 5 (14.29%) Nagios
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Apache
3 5 (14.29%) Python
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) HP

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 26 (74.29%) Node.js
2 5 (14.29%) Apache
2 5 (14.29%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) NoSQL
1 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
1 26 (74.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
2 4 (11.43%) Gerrit
2 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) JIRA
2 4 (11.43%) JMeter
2 4 (11.43%) Mercurial
2 4 (11.43%) Selenium
2 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) .NET Developer
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) IT Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) IT Support
3 4 (11.43%) QA Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) QA Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) QA Tester
3 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) .NET
1 26 (74.29%) .NET Framework
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 26 (74.29%) Code First Entity Framework
1 26 (74.29%) Entity Framework
1 26 (74.29%) RESTful
1 26 (74.29%) WCF
2 4 (11.43%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) CentOS
1 5 (14.29%) Debian
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (85.71%) BDD
1 30 (85.71%) TDD
2 26 (74.29%) MVC
2 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) API Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
4 4 (11.43%) Functional Testing
4 4 (11.43%) OWASP
4 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.43%) QA Automation
4 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) C#
2 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
2 5 (14.29%) PHP
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 5 (14.29%) Squid
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Munin
1 5 (14.29%) Nagios
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
1 5 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco
1 5 (14.29%) Citrix
1 5 (14.29%) F5
1 5 (14.29%) HP
1 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
1 5 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
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