Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 61 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.94% 3.16% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 6.07% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 23
Liverpool median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £45,875 £45,000
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 418 560 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 54.08% 52.00% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 306 381 263
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.01%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Liverpool

Ruby
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Liverpool

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) Blog
2 13 (86.67%) WCF
2 13 (86.67%) Internet
2 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (86.67%) RESTful
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 13 (86.67%) Node.js
2 13 (86.67%) Digital Media
2 13 (86.67%) Web Application Development
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Sinatra
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) CSS

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Developer
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 13 (86.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (86.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (86.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 13 (86.67%) Node.js
1 13 (86.67%) RESTful
1 13 (86.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.67%) Sinatra
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Blog
1 13 (86.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript