The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 52 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 23 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.39% 4.68% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 10.13% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
397 227 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 58.47% 46.23% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 268 173 228
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Ruby
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Merseyside

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Ruby
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -19 20 £40,000 - 2
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 29 (76.32%) Git (software)
2 28 (73.68%) BDD
3 27 (71.05%) C#
3 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (71.05%) TDD
4 26 (68.42%) .NET Framework
4 26 (68.42%) WCF
4 26 (68.42%) MVC
4 26 (68.42%) .NET
4 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
4 26 (68.42%) Entity Framework
4 26 (68.42%) Node.js
4 26 (68.42%) RESTful
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 26 (68.42%) Code First Entity Framework
5 9 (23.68%) Python
6 8 (21.05%) Perl
7 7 (18.42%) Linux
7 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
8 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
8 6 (15.79%) Windows
8 6 (15.79%) Java
8 6 (15.79%) JIRA
9 5 (13.16%) C++

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) PuTTY
1 2 (5.26%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (76.32%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.79%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) Ant
4 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.26%) JMeter
4 2 (5.26%) RubyMine
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (5.26%) WATIR
5 1 (2.63%) GitLab
General
1 4 (10.53%) Banking
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.53%) HPUX Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
1 26 (68.42%) .NET Framework
1 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET
1 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 26 (68.42%) ASP.NET Web API
1 26 (68.42%) Code First Entity Framework
1 26 (68.42%) Entity Framework
1 26 (68.42%) Node.js
1 26 (68.42%) RESTful
1 26 (68.42%) WCF
2 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.26%) JSON
2 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) CentOS
4 4 (10.53%) Fedora
4 4 (10.53%) HPUX
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Unix
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) BDD
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) TDD
3 26 (68.42%) MVC
3 26 (68.42%) Web Application Development
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Scrum
5 2 (5.26%) Validation
6 1 (2.63%) Content Management
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps
6 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.63%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) SOA
6 1 (2.63%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.63%) UML
6 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) C#
2 9 (23.68%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) Perl
4 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.79%) Java
5 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.16%) C++
7 4 (10.53%) Bourne shell
7 4 (10.53%) Korn
8 2 (5.26%) PHP
8 2 (5.26%) SQL
9 1 (2.63%) Go
9 1 (2.63%) Groovy
9 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Mesos
3 1 (2.63%) Rancher
3 1 (2.63%) rkt
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
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