The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 52 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.20% 1.69% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.21% 2.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 0
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
326 345 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.28% 58.18% 62.59%
Number of salaries quoted 273 320 324
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Lichfield - 15 £40,000 -
Stafford - 1 £37,500 -
Ruby
West Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 19 (73.08%) PHP
2 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Redis
3 17 (65.38%) MySQL
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 17 (65.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 16 (61.54%) Ubuntu
4 16 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (61.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (61.54%) ELK Stack
5 15 (57.69%) Analytics
5 15 (57.69%) Google Compute Engine
5 15 (57.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (57.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 15 (57.69%) CSS3
5 15 (57.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (57.69%) Sass
5 15 (57.69%) HTML5
5 15 (57.69%) Heroku
5 15 (57.69%) Web Design
5 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (57.69%) Ajax
5 15 (57.69%) Google
5 15 (57.69%) JSON
5 15 (57.69%) jQuery
5 15 (57.69%) HTML
5 15 (57.69%) CSS
5 15 (57.69%) XML
5 15 (57.69%) Publishing
6 11 (42.31%) Web Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 15 (57.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 15 (57.69%) Google Compute Engine
1 15 (57.69%) Heroku
2 2 (7.69%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Skype
1 2 (7.69%) tcpdump
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Redis
2 17 (65.38%) MySQL
3 16 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) GDB
3 1 (3.85%) Appium
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) GitLab
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 15 (57.69%) Publishing
2 4 (15.38%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) PHP Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Developer
6 5 (19.23%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (19.23%) HTML Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Programmer
7 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) Erlang Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Software Programmer
10 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Ruby on Rails
2 16 (61.54%) ELK Stack
2 16 (61.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (57.69%) Ajax
3 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) CSS3
3 15 (57.69%) HTML
3 15 (57.69%) HTML5
3 15 (57.69%) jQuery
3 15 (57.69%) JSON
3 15 (57.69%) Sass
3 15 (57.69%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) Node.js
5 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) LAMP
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Blog
1 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (57.69%) Analytics
1 15 (57.69%) Responsive Web Design
1 15 (57.69%) Web Design
2 11 (42.31%) Web Development
3 10 (38.46%) Front End Development
4 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Complex Event Processing
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Functional Programming
6 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) PHP
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) C
4 3 (11.54%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) Erlang
5 2 (7.69%) F#
5 2 (7.69%) Go
5 2 (7.69%) Haskell
5 2 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Ceph
1 1 (3.85%) KVM
1 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Grafana
2 1 (3.85%) Graphite
2 1 (3.85%) Icinga
2 1 (3.85%) Kibana
2 1 (3.85%) logstash
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook