The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby Developer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Ruby Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
538 609 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.39% 96.06% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 444 534 538
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Ruby Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby Developer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Ruby Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Ruby Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 3 (100.00%) Phusion Passenger
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet