The first table below looks at the demand for Merb skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Merb over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Merb
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Merb 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45580 43428 48319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.02% 39.81% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38842 37804 42895
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Merb
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Merb within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Merb Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Merb
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Merb within the UK.

Merb Salary Trend in the UK

Merb
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Merb 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 Merb.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Flash
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Zend
1 5 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 5 (100.00%) Django
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Groovy
1 5 (100.00%) Qcodo
1 5 (100.00%) Zoop
1 5 (100.00%) Smarty
1 5 (100.00%) PRADO
1 5 (100.00%) PEAR
1 5 (100.00%) Laravel
1 5 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) PhpStorm

Merb
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Merb 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 Merb. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) MariaDB
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 5 (100.00%) PEAR
1 5 (100.00%) PhpStorm
2 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Grunt
4 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Flash
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 5 (100.00%) Django
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Qcodo
1 5 (100.00%) Zoop
1 5 (100.00%) Smarty
1 5 (100.00%) PRADO
1 5 (100.00%) Laravel
1 5 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Symfony
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (80.00%) J2ME
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 5 (100.00%) Groovy
2 4 (80.00%) OCaml
2 4 (80.00%) F#
2 4 (80.00%) Scala
2 4 (80.00%) Clojure
2 4 (80.00%) Haskell
2 4 (80.00%) Erlang
2 4 (80.00%) Delphi
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Lisp
2 4 (80.00%) Pascal
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Zend
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Hitachi
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook