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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 155 131 201
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +70
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 80 86 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.38% 1.62% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 3.40% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 76 82 32
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £55,000
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
2623 2528 2736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.12% 47.52% 49.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2236 2335
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -32 44 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Coventry 0 14 £40,000 - 3
Shropshire - 14 £35,500 - 2
Staffordshire -2 7 £43,750 +9.37% 6
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 27 September 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 83 (49.11%) Git (software)
2 77 (45.56%) .NET
3 73 (43.20%) TDD
4 72 (42.60%) Java
4 72 (42.60%) BDD
5 71 (42.01%) JavaScript
5 71 (42.01%) C#
6 69 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (39.64%) RESTful
8 63 (37.28%) Node.js
9 62 (36.69%) MVC
10 59 (34.91%) ASP.NET
10 59 (34.91%) NoSQL
11 57 (33.73%) AngularJS
12 56 (33.14%) Scrum
13 52 (30.77%) Web Application Development
14 51 (30.18%) SQL Server
14 51 (30.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (30.18%) WCF
15 50 (29.59%) ASP.NET Web API
15 50 (29.59%) SQL Server 2014
15 50 (29.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 46 (27.22%) MySQL
17 44 (26.04%) SQL
17 44 (26.04%) Ruby on Rails
18 43 (25.44%) .NET Framework
18 43 (25.44%) Entity Framework
18 43 (25.44%) Code First Entity Framework
19 39 (23.08%) HTML
20 38 (22.49%) CSS

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 15 (8.88%) JBoss
2 12 (7.10%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (7.10%) GlassFish
2 12 (7.10%) WildFly
3 10 (5.92%) nginx
4 8 (4.73%) Apache
4 8 (4.73%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.14%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.96%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.96%) Confluence
7 4 (2.37%) IIS
8 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Blender
1 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.51%) GitHub
3 8 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.55%) SaaS
5 2 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.61%) HTTP
2 9 (5.33%) LDAP
3 7 (4.14%) Internet
4 5 (2.96%) DNS
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.59%) Skype
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (34.91%) NoSQL
2 51 (30.18%) SQL Server
3 50 (29.59%) SQL Server 2014
4 46 (27.22%) MySQL
5 18 (10.65%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (8.88%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.73%) Redis
7 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (4.14%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.78%) OrientDB
10 2 (1.18%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (1.18%) Big Data
10 2 (1.18%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 83 (49.11%) Git (software)
2 37 (21.89%) Cucumber
3 31 (18.34%) Jenkins
4 21 (12.43%) Selenium
5 17 (10.06%) Hudson
5 17 (10.06%) RSpec
6 16 (9.47%) JUnit
6 16 (9.47%) WATIR
7 14 (8.28%) Vagrant
8 12 (7.10%) JBehave
8 12 (7.10%) Maven
9 11 (6.51%) JIRA
10 9 (5.33%) Ant
11 8 (4.73%) Subversion
12 7 (4.14%) Mercurial
13 6 (3.55%) Visual Studio
14 4 (2.37%) CruiseControl
14 4 (2.37%) NUnit
14 4 (2.37%) WebDriver
15 3 (1.78%) Gradle
General
1 16 (9.47%) Music Industry
2 12 (7.10%) Billing
3 7 (4.14%) Advertising
3 7 (4.14%) Games
4 6 (3.55%) Publishing
5 5 (2.96%) Finance
5 5 (2.96%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Retail
7 1 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 143 (84.62%) Developer
2 57 (33.73%) .NET Developer
3 29 (17.16%) Java Developer
4 20 (11.83%) Software Developer
5 19 (11.24%) Lead Developer
6 13 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 13 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
6 13 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.10%) Junior
7 12 (7.10%) Junior Developer
8 10 (5.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (4.73%) ServiceNow Developer
10 7 (4.14%) Analyst
10 7 (4.14%) AWS Developer
10 7 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.14%) Social Media Developer
10 7 (4.14%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.55%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (2.96%) Applications Developer
12 5 (2.96%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (45.56%) .NET
2 67 (39.64%) RESTful
3 63 (37.28%) Node.js
4 59 (34.91%) ASP.NET
5 57 (33.73%) AngularJS
6 51 (30.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (30.18%) WCF
7 50 (29.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 50 (29.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (26.04%) Ruby on Rails
9 43 (25.44%) .NET Framework
9 43 (25.44%) Code First Entity Framework
9 43 (25.44%) Entity Framework
10 39 (23.08%) HTML
11 38 (22.49%) CSS
12 36 (21.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (20.71%) REST
14 33 (19.53%) Web Services
15 26 (15.38%) SOAP
16 24 (14.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) Social Network
2 17 (10.06%) Mathematics
3 14 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.10%) Smart Meter
5 11 (6.51%) User Experience
6 8 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.14%) BBC
7 7 (4.14%) CMDB
7 7 (4.14%) Social Media
8 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.96%) Physics
9 3 (1.78%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (1.78%) Statistics
10 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.18%) Oculus Rift
10 2 (1.18%) VHDL
10 2 (1.18%) Xbox
11 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.79%) Linux
2 11 (6.51%) Windows
3 9 (5.33%) Unix
4 3 (1.78%) CoreOS
4 3 (1.78%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.18%) Android
5 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (43.20%) TDD
2 72 (42.60%) BDD
3 69 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (36.69%) MVC
5 56 (33.14%) Scrum
6 52 (30.77%) Web Application Development
7 38 (22.49%) SDLC
8 34 (20.12%) OO
9 30 (17.75%) Mentoring
10 26 (15.38%) Open Source
11 23 (13.61%) Service Management
12 22 (13.02%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (13.02%) Software Engineering
13 21 (12.43%) PRINCE2
14 19 (11.24%) DevOps
14 19 (11.24%) High Availability
15 17 (10.06%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (9.47%) Functional Testing
17 13 (7.69%) ITIL
17 13 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 72 (42.60%) Java
2 71 (42.01%) C#
2 71 (42.01%) JavaScript
3 44 (26.04%) SQL
4 31 (18.34%) Python
5 27 (15.98%) PHP
6 20 (11.83%) Scala
7 19 (11.24%) Bash Shell
8 17 (10.06%) ES6
9 16 (9.47%) VB.NET
10 15 (8.88%) Groovy
11 13 (7.69%) Perl
12 12 (7.10%) Go
13 10 (5.92%) CoffeeScript
14 9 (5.33%) C
14 9 (5.33%) C++
15 8 (4.73%) VB
15 8 (4.73%) VB6
16 5 (2.96%) Clojure
17 4 (2.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (16.57%) Degree
2 6 (3.55%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 29 (17.16%) Docker
2 3 (1.78%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.18%) zsh
4 1 (0.59%) Postfix
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (20.71%) Puppet
2 14 (8.28%) Terraform
3 13 (7.69%) Ansible
4 12 (7.10%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.14%) rkt
6 6 (3.55%) Packer
7 5 (2.96%) Grafana
7 5 (2.96%) Graphite
7 5 (2.96%) Uchiwa
8 2 (1.18%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.59%) Consul
Vendors
1 18 (10.65%) Google
2 17 (10.06%) Oracle
3 13 (7.69%) Facebook
3 13 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 11 (6.51%) Atlassian
5 7 (4.14%) Apple
5 7 (4.14%) Sony
5 7 (4.14%) Yahoo!
6 5 (2.96%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.96%) WSO2
7 3 (1.78%) Snowplow
8 2 (1.18%) IBM
8 2 (1.18%) Percona
8 2 (1.18%) Sage
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco
9 1 (0.59%) EMC
9 1 (0.59%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.59%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.59%) Twitter
9 1 (0.59%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Obscurant
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent company benefits - Trainin
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28892.00 - £37768.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28892.00 - £37768.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago