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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 42 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.91% 1.56% 5.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 3.57% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 1
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 112 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 49.55% 43.58% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 208 99 83
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Ruby
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Luton

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Luton region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Luton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Luton region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 24 (100.00%) BDD
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
3 15 (62.50%) Web Development
3 15 (62.50%) JIRA
3 15 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (62.50%) HP
3 15 (62.50%) HP UFT
3 15 (62.50%) MVC
3 15 (62.50%) .NET
3 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) Test Strategy
3 15 (62.50%) SpecFlow
3 15 (62.50%) Mobile App
4 14 (58.33%) SDLC
5 13 (54.17%) Coaching
5 13 (54.17%) C#
6 11 (45.83%) Waterfall
6 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
6 11 (45.83%) Project Management
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Software Delivery
8 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Time Management

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) HP UFT
1 15 (62.50%) JIRA
1 15 (62.50%) SpecFlow
1 15 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
3 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Automation Tester
1 20 (83.33%) Tester
2 2 (8.33%) Head of Engineering
2 2 (8.33%) Head of Software Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
1 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) BDD
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) MVC
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
3 15 (62.50%) Test Strategy
3 15 (62.50%) Web Development
4 14 (58.33%) SDLC
5 13 (54.17%) Coaching
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Testing
6 11 (45.83%) Project Management
6 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
6 11 (45.83%) Waterfall
7 10 (41.67%) Software Delivery
8 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (25.00%) API Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (25.00%) Time Management
9 6 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) HP