The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 38 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.58% 0.42% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 1.54% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.68%
Ruby
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
138 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.54% 27.43% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 111 54 31
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Shropshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Telford -3 3 £66,250 +76.66%
Ruby
West Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (53.85%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) CSS3
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) VB6
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (46.15%) VB
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (30.77%) Google
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) Docker
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) Terraform
5 3 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Solr
2 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source Developer
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) HTML5
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) Django
5 1 (7.69%) Guice
5 1 (7.69%) Java SE
5 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Microservices
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) VB
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
2 6 (46.15%) VB6
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) Groovy
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Terraform
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) rkt
3 1 (7.69%) Consul
3 1 (7.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) VMware