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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 150 157 180
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 83 79 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.43% 1.38% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 2.96% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75 79 43
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
2562 2667 2667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.09% 46.46% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2143 2355 2261
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -20 37 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Coventry +12 16 £40,000 - 1
Shropshire - 11 £35,500 - 1
Staffordshire +1 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Warwickshire -4 9 £49,000 +8.88% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £24,000 -
Dudley - 1 £25,000 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 90 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
1 90 (49.18%) Git (software)
2 89 (48.63%) TDD
3 87 (47.54%) .NET
4 84 (45.90%) Java
5 81 (44.26%) C#
6 78 (42.62%) BDD
7 76 (41.53%) RESTful
8 73 (39.89%) JavaScript
9 71 (38.80%) ASP.NET
10 70 (38.25%) Scrum
11 65 (35.52%) Node.js
12 63 (34.43%) MVC
13 61 (33.33%) AngularJS
14 60 (32.79%) NoSQL
15 57 (31.15%) SQL Server
16 53 (28.96%) MySQL
16 53 (28.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 52 (28.42%) Web Application Development
17 52 (28.42%) ASP.NET Web API
18 51 (27.87%) WCF
19 50 (27.32%) SQL Server 2014
19 50 (27.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 48 (26.23%) SQL
21 47 (25.68%) Ruby on Rails
22 44 (24.04%) Cucumber
23 43 (23.50%) SDLC
23 43 (23.50%) .NET Framework
24 42 (22.95%) Entity Framework
24 42 (22.95%) 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 23 (12.57%) JBoss
2 21 (11.48%) GlassFish
3 18 (9.84%) WildFly
4 10 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (4.92%) nginx
5 9 (4.92%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.83%) Apache
7 5 (2.73%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.73%) Confluence
7 5 (2.73%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.64%) IIS
9 2 (1.09%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Blender
1 2 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.65%) GitHub
2 12 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.83%) SaaS
5 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.38%) HTTP
2 7 (3.83%) LDAP
3 4 (2.19%) DNS
4 2 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.55%) Skype
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (32.79%) NoSQL
2 57 (31.15%) SQL Server
3 53 (28.96%) MySQL
4 50 (27.32%) SQL Server 2014
5 27 (14.75%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (8.74%) MongoDB
7 10 (5.46%) Neo4j
8 9 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (4.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.37%) Redis
10 6 (3.28%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.64%) OrientDB
12 2 (1.09%) Apache Accumulo
12 2 (1.09%) ArangoDB
12 2 (1.09%) Big Data
12 2 (1.09%) DB2
12 2 (1.09%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 90 (49.18%) Git (software)
2 44 (24.04%) Cucumber
3 39 (21.31%) Jenkins
4 32 (17.49%) Selenium
5 28 (15.30%) Hudson
5 28 (15.30%) RSpec
6 27 (14.75%) WATIR
7 20 (10.93%) JUnit
8 18 (9.84%) JBehave
9 15 (8.20%) Vagrant
10 13 (7.10%) JIRA
11 12 (6.56%) Maven
12 10 (5.46%) Ant
13 9 (4.92%) Mercurial
14 8 (4.37%) Subversion
14 8 (4.37%) Visual Studio
15 4 (2.19%) WebDriver
16 3 (1.64%) Concordion
16 3 (1.64%) Gradle
16 3 (1.64%) Grunt
General
1 22 (12.02%) Billing
2 11 (6.01%) Music Industry
3 8 (4.37%) Games
4 7 (3.83%) Advertising
5 5 (2.73%) Finance
5 5 (2.73%) Marketing
6 4 (2.19%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Law
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 158 (86.34%) Developer
2 58 (31.69%) .NET Developer
3 37 (20.22%) Java Developer
4 24 (13.11%) Lead Developer
4 24 (13.11%) Software Developer
5 22 (12.02%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.29%) Lead Java Developer
7 14 (7.65%) Angular Developer
8 13 (7.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (7.10%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (5.46%) ServiceNow Developer
10 9 (4.92%) Analyst
11 8 (4.37%) AWS Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Junior
11 8 (4.37%) Junior Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Social Media Developer
12 7 (3.83%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.83%) Technical Developer
12 7 (3.83%) Technical Leader
13 6 (3.28%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (47.54%) .NET
2 76 (41.53%) RESTful
3 71 (38.80%) ASP.NET
4 65 (35.52%) Node.js
5 61 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 53 (28.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (28.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 51 (27.87%) WCF
9 50 (27.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 47 (25.68%) Ruby on Rails
11 43 (23.50%) .NET Framework
12 42 (22.95%) Code First Entity Framework
12 42 (22.95%) Entity Framework
13 33 (18.03%) HTML
13 33 (18.03%) Spring
14 32 (17.49%) CSS
15 30 (16.39%) REST
16 27 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (14.21%) SOAP
18 25 (13.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.57%) Mathematics
2 22 (12.02%) Social Network
3 16 (8.74%) Smart Meter
4 14 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.10%) User Experience
6 9 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.37%) BBC
7 8 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.37%) Social Media
8 7 (3.83%) CMDB
9 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.09%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.09%) Oculus Rift
9 2 (1.09%) Physics
9 2 (1.09%) VHDL
9 2 (1.09%) Xbox
10 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.02%) Linux
2 10 (5.46%) Windows
3 6 (3.28%) Unix
4 4 (2.19%) CoreOS
4 4 (2.19%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.09%) Android
5 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (48.63%) TDD
3 78 (42.62%) BDD
4 70 (38.25%) Scrum
5 63 (34.43%) MVC
6 52 (28.42%) Web Application Development
7 43 (23.50%) SDLC
8 39 (21.31%) OO
9 32 (17.49%) Software Engineering
10 31 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (16.39%) Mentoring
12 28 (15.30%) Open Source
13 23 (12.57%) PRINCE2
14 22 (12.02%) Functional Testing
15 21 (11.48%) Dependency Injection
15 21 (11.48%) SOA
15 21 (11.48%) Unit Testing
16 20 (10.93%) Service Management
17 16 (8.74%) Coaching
17 16 (8.74%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 84 (45.90%) Java
2 81 (44.26%) C#
3 73 (39.89%) JavaScript
4 48 (26.23%) SQL
5 28 (15.30%) PHP
6 23 (12.57%) VB.NET
7 22 (12.02%) Python
8 20 (10.93%) ES6
9 18 (9.84%) Scala
10 17 (9.29%) Bash Shell
11 16 (8.74%) Perl
12 13 (7.10%) CoffeeScript
13 12 (6.56%) Groovy
14 11 (6.01%) C++
15 9 (4.92%) C
16 8 (4.37%) Go
16 8 (4.37%) VB
16 8 (4.37%) VB6
17 6 (3.28%) Clojure
18 4 (2.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (18.58%) Degree
2 8 (4.37%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.55%) OCA
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.83%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SDET
System Software
1 29 (15.85%) Docker
2 3 (1.64%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.09%) zsh
4 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.55%) Postfix
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (19.67%) Puppet
2 11 (6.01%) Terraform
3 8 (4.37%) Ansible
4 7 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.83%) Packer
5 6 (3.28%) Grafana
5 6 (3.28%) Graphite
5 6 (3.28%) Uchiwa
6 3 (1.64%) rkt
7 2 (1.09%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.55%) Consul
Vendors
1 22 (12.02%) Oracle
2 21 (11.48%) Google
3 14 (7.65%) Facebook
4 12 (6.56%) Atlassian
5 11 (6.01%) ServiceNow
6 8 (4.37%) Apple
6 8 (4.37%) Sony
6 8 (4.37%) Yahoo!
7 6 (3.28%) MuleSoft
7 6 (3.28%) WSO2
8 4 (2.19%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.19%) Snowplow
9 2 (1.09%) IBM
9 2 (1.09%) Percona
9 2 (1.09%) Sage
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco
10 1 (0.55%) EMC
10 1 (0.55%) SOASTA, Inc
10 1 (0.55%) Twitter
10 1 (0.55%) VMware
West Midlands
New Wave Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: 28982-37768
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: 28982-37768
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: 28982-37768
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago