The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 44 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.25% 0.78% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 1.08% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Median salary £36,250 £80,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.68% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
220 185 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 61.97% 71.71% 66.80%
Number of salaries quoted 208 168 155
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Ruby
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Malvern -3 5 £40,000 -50.00%
Worcester - 2 £29,500 -
Droitwich - 1 £27,500 -
Ruby
West Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) VHDL
3 13 (65.00%) Mac OS X
3 13 (65.00%) Perl
3 13 (65.00%) C
3 13 (65.00%) C++
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) JIRA
3 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) Atlassian
3 13 (65.00%) Scala
3 13 (65.00%) Open Source
3 13 (65.00%) Confluence
3 13 (65.00%) Waterfall
3 13 (65.00%) OpenCL
3 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 10 (50.00%) Internet of Things
4 10 (50.00%) Open Source Development
4 10 (50.00%) Analytics
4 10 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 10 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 10 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (50.00%) ZeroMQ
4 10 (50.00%) Kafka
4 10 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 13 (65.00%) Confluence
2 10 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 10 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 10 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (50.00%) Big Data
1 10 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (50.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C/C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) OpenCL
2 10 (50.00%) Kafka
2 10 (50.00%) ZeroMQ
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
5 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (65.00%) VHDL
2 10 (50.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (10.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
1 13 (65.00%) Mac OS X
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Open Source
2 13 (65.00%) Waterfall
3 10 (50.00%) Analytics
3 10 (50.00%) OO
3 10 (50.00%) OOP
3 10 (50.00%) Open Source Development
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) C
2 13 (65.00%) C++
2 13 (65.00%) Perl
2 13 (65.00%) Scala
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
4 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) DV Cleared
1 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Atlassian
2 10 (50.00%) IBM
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle