The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 42 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.82% 1.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £80,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
170 147 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 69.39% 64.76% 72.77%
Number of salaries quoted 154 135 159
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Ruby
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Malvern - 2 £80,000 -
Ruby
West Midlands

Ruby
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Social Engineering

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap