The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 64 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 6 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.93% 0.85% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 1.17% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
396 512 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.49% 72.42% 60.06%
Number of salaries quoted 347 398 340
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 4 £40,000 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent -3 2 £30,000 +9.09% 4
Ruby
West Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 28 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (96.43%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 24 (85.71%) MVC
3 24 (85.71%) WCF
3 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (85.71%) TDD
3 24 (85.71%) RESTful
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (85.71%) BDD
3 24 (85.71%) NoSQL
3 24 (85.71%) Node.js
3 24 (85.71%) Web Application Development
3 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (53.57%) Retail
4 15 (53.57%) OO
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
6 9 (32.14%) VB
6 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
7 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (14.29%) Remedy
7 4 (14.29%) Subversion
8 3 (10.71%) Maven
8 3 (10.71%) JIRA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (85.71%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (85.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 3 (10.71%) Hudson
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Maven
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
3 3 (10.71%) AccuRev
3 3 (10.71%) Ant
3 3 (10.71%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (53.57%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
1 24 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Release Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Software Release Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 24 (85.71%) WCF
2 24 (85.71%) RESTful
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) MVC
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (85.71%) TDD
1 24 (85.71%) BDD
1 24 (85.71%) Web Application Development
2 15 (53.57%) OO
3 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 9 (32.14%) VB
4 4 (14.29%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Remedy
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
Stafford, Staffordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago