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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 54 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.14% 3.50% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.30% 7.62% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 24
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
302 210 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.75% 45.95% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 239 161 303
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £54,750 £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
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 25 August 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 -15 13 £40,000 - 1
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (96.43%) TDD
1 27 (96.43%) Git (software)
1 27 (96.43%) BDD
2 26 (92.86%) NoSQL
2 26 (92.86%) Web Application Development
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 26 (92.86%) Entity Framework
2 26 (92.86%) Node.js
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 26 (92.86%) WCF
2 26 (92.86%) RESTful
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 26 (92.86%) MVC
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 26 (92.86%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Python

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 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) NoSQL
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (96.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) JMeter
2 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) .NET Developer
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 1 (3.57%) Administrator
2 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (3.57%) Agile Tester
2 1 (3.57%) Analyst
2 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Support
2 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
2 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (3.57%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
2 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
2 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
1 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
1 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
1 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 26 (92.86%) Code First Entity Framework
1 26 (92.86%) Entity Framework
1 26 (92.86%) Node.js
1 26 (92.86%) RESTful
1 26 (92.86%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) CentOS
1 1 (3.57%) Debian
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (96.43%) BDD
1 27 (96.43%) TDD
2 26 (92.86%) MVC
2 26 (92.86%) Web Application Development
3 1 (3.57%) API Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.57%) Defect Management
3 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) OWASP
3 1 (3.57%) QA Automation
3 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) Squid
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Munin
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco
1 1 (3.57%) Citrix
1 1 (3.57%) F5
1 1 (3.57%) HP
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.57%) SaltStack
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
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Posted: 3 days ago
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