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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 57 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.64% 4.67% 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 9.52% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 20
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
360 210 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.79% 49.07% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 238 166 273
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 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 -23 15 £40,000 - 1
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (87.88%) Git (software)
1 29 (87.88%) BDD
2 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) TDD
3 27 (81.82%) MVC
3 27 (81.82%) RESTful
3 27 (81.82%) .NET Framework
3 27 (81.82%) WCF
3 27 (81.82%) C#
3 27 (81.82%) .NET
3 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (81.82%) Entity Framework
3 27 (81.82%) Node.js
3 27 (81.82%) NoSQL
3 27 (81.82%) Web Application Development
3 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (81.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 27 (81.82%) Code First Entity Framework
4 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) WATIR
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (6.06%) JMeter

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 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) nginx
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) PuTTY
1 2 (6.06%) WinSCP
2 1 (3.03%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) NoSQL
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (87.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (6.06%) Ant
3 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.06%) JMeter
3 2 (6.06%) RubyMine
3 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (6.06%) WATIR
4 1 (3.03%) GitLab
General
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 27 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Development Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) HPUX Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Support
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
1 27 (81.82%) .NET Framework
1 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
1 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
1 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web API
1 27 (81.82%) Code First Entity Framework
1 27 (81.82%) Entity Framework
1 27 (81.82%) Node.js
1 27 (81.82%) RESTful
1 27 (81.82%) WCF
2 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) CentOS
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Debian
2 1 (3.03%) Fedora
2 1 (3.03%) HPUX
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) BDD
2 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) TDD
3 27 (81.82%) MVC
3 27 (81.82%) Web Application Development
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) SOA
6 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Korn
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) Squid
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Munin
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) HP
1 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix
2 1 (3.03%) F5
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.03%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago