The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 17 11 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 2.13% 17.82% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 20.22% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Median salary £55,000 £22,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+144.44% -27.41%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 89 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 70.21% 88.12% 64.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30 68 82
Median salary £47,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Ruby
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Plymouth

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) PhpStorm
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bower
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Streaming Video
1 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) DRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe