The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 165 119 204
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +85
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 68 98 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.24% 1.91% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.58% 4.00% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 54 89 28
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2636 2448 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.08% 47.64% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2203 2183 2522
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ruby
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Ruby Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Ruby
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Birmingham -29 26 £37,500 -
Warwickshire -2 10 - - 2
Shropshire -3 9 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Staffordshire -6 9 £46,250 +32.14% 3
Coventry -11 6 £36,688 -16.61% 1
Worcestershire +1 5 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 73 (48.34%) JavaScript
2 64 (42.38%) Git (software)
2 64 (42.38%) RESTful
3 62 (41.06%) .NET
4 60 (39.74%) Java
5 57 (37.75%) C#
6 56 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (36.42%) Node.js
8 54 (35.76%) TDD
9 53 (35.10%) HTML
10 51 (33.77%) MVC
10 51 (33.77%) BDD
11 50 (33.11%) NoSQL
11 50 (33.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 47 (31.13%) Python
12 47 (31.13%) AngularJS
13 45 (29.80%) Web Services
14 44 (29.14%) ASP.NET
15 43 (28.48%) SQL Server
15 43 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 43 (28.48%) Web Application Development
15 43 (28.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 43 (28.48%) SQL Server 2014
15 43 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 42 (27.81%) CSS
17 41 (27.15%) WCF
18 40 (26.49%) .NET Framework
18 40 (26.49%) Entity Framework
18 40 (26.49%) MySQL
18 40 (26.49%) Code First Entity Framework

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (9.27%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.96%) JBoss
2 9 (5.96%) nginx
3 8 (5.30%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.97%) Apache
5 4 (2.65%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.65%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.65%) IIS
5 4 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.65%) WildFly
6 2 (1.32%) Confluence
6 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.66%) CloudStack
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Blender
2 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (2.65%) GitHub
4 4 (2.65%) Google Compute Engine
4 4 (2.65%) Heroku
5 3 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.99%) SaaS
6 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.25%) HTTP
2 10 (6.62%) LDAP
3 7 (4.64%) Internet
4 6 (3.97%) DNS
5 3 (1.99%) Skype
5 3 (1.99%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.32%) Firewall
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (33.11%) NoSQL
2 43 (28.48%) SQL Server
2 43 (28.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 40 (26.49%) MySQL
4 16 (10.60%) MongoDB
5 14 (9.27%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (7.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (7.95%) Redis
7 9 (5.96%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.32%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.32%) DB2
10 2 (1.32%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.66%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 64 (42.38%) Git (software)
2 33 (21.85%) Cucumber
3 25 (16.56%) Jenkins
4 16 (10.60%) Selenium
5 11 (7.28%) JUnit
6 10 (6.62%) JIRA
6 10 (6.62%) Maven
7 9 (5.96%) Ant
7 9 (5.96%) Hudson
7 9 (5.96%) RSpec
8 8 (5.30%) Subversion
8 8 (5.30%) Vagrant
8 8 (5.30%) WATIR
9 6 (3.97%) Mercurial
10 5 (3.31%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.65%) CruiseControl
11 4 (2.65%) JBehave
11 4 (2.65%) NUnit
11 4 (2.65%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.99%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (14.57%) Music Industry
2 14 (9.27%) Billing
3 9 (5.96%) Publishing
4 6 (3.97%) Advertising
5 5 (3.31%) Finance
5 5 (3.31%) Games
5 5 (3.31%) Marketing
6 4 (2.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 107 (70.86%) Developer
2 49 (32.45%) .NET Developer
3 21 (13.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (11.92%) Java Developer
4 18 (11.92%) Software Developer
5 12 (7.95%) Senior DevOps
5 12 (7.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.62%) Junior
6 10 (6.62%) Junior Developer
7 9 (5.96%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.30%) ServiceNow Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Analyst
10 6 (3.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 6 (3.97%) Programmer
11 5 (3.31%) Angular Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Data Scientist
11 5 (3.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.31%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (42.38%) RESTful
2 62 (41.06%) .NET
3 55 (36.42%) Node.js
4 53 (35.10%) HTML
5 50 (33.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 47 (31.13%) AngularJS
7 45 (29.80%) Web Services
8 44 (29.14%) ASP.NET
9 43 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 43 (28.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (27.81%) CSS
11 41 (27.15%) WCF
12 40 (26.49%) .NET Framework
12 40 (26.49%) Code First Entity Framework
12 40 (26.49%) Entity Framework
13 39 (25.83%) REST
14 37 (24.50%) Ruby on Rails
15 28 (18.54%) KnockoutJS
16 25 (16.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.27%) Smart Meter
3 12 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.95%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.28%) Social Network
5 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.30%) Physics
7 7 (4.64%) CMDB
8 6 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (3.31%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (3.31%) Statistics
10 3 (1.99%) Blog
10 3 (1.99%) iPad
10 3 (1.99%) Oculus Rift
10 3 (1.99%) User Experience
11 1 (0.66%) Online Games
11 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.84%) Linux
2 15 (9.93%) Ubuntu
3 10 (6.62%) CentOS
3 10 (6.62%) Windows
4 9 (5.96%) Unix
5 3 (1.99%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (35.76%) TDD
3 51 (33.77%) BDD
3 51 (33.77%) MVC
4 43 (28.48%) Web Application Development
5 34 (22.52%) Scrum
6 31 (20.53%) SDLC
7 27 (17.88%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (17.22%) Mentoring
9 25 (16.56%) DevOps
9 25 (16.56%) High Availability
10 21 (13.91%) Microservices
10 21 (13.91%) Open Source
11 20 (13.25%) Service Management
12 19 (12.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (12.58%) OO
13 15 (9.93%) PRINCE2
14 14 (9.27%) ITIL
14 14 (9.27%) ITIL V3
14 14 (9.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (48.34%) JavaScript
2 60 (39.74%) Java
3 57 (37.75%) C#
4 47 (31.13%) Python
5 39 (25.83%) SQL
6 30 (19.87%) Bash Shell
7 27 (17.88%) PHP
8 17 (11.26%) Scala
9 16 (10.60%) Go
10 14 (9.27%) Perl
11 12 (7.95%) C
11 12 (7.95%) Groovy
12 10 (6.62%) C++
13 9 (5.96%) VB.NET
14 8 (5.30%) VB
14 8 (5.30%) VB6
15 6 (3.97%) ES6
15 6 (3.97%) F#
16 5 (3.31%) R
17 3 (1.99%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 27 (17.88%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.65%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.31%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) SDET
System Software
1 31 (20.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Ceph
2 1 (0.66%) KVM
2 1 (0.66%) Postfix
2 1 (0.66%) Varnish
2 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) zsh
Systems Management
1 23 (15.23%) Puppet
2 18 (11.92%) Ansible
3 15 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (7.95%) Terraform
5 9 (5.96%) rkt
6 4 (2.65%) Kibana
7 3 (1.99%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 3 (1.99%) Grafana
7 3 (1.99%) Graphite
7 3 (1.99%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.99%) WSUS
8 2 (1.32%) Packer
8 2 (1.32%) Uchiwa
9 1 (0.66%) Icinga
9 1 (0.66%) logstash
9 1 (0.66%) Nagios
9 1 (0.66%) Nessus
9 1 (0.66%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 14 (9.27%) ServiceNow
2 12 (7.95%) Google
3 7 (4.64%) Oracle
4 4 (2.65%) Facebook
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.99%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.99%) Twitter
6 2 (1.32%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.32%) Percona
6 2 (1.32%) WSO2
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco
7 1 (0.66%) EMC
7 1 (0.66%) Qualys
7 1 (0.66%) Rapid7
7 1 (0.66%) VMware
West Midlands
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugeley
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago