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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 37 35 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.76% 5.36% 2.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.61% 10.19% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 1
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 227 206 213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 56.89% 52.55% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 175 155 175
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Liverpool

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 23 (67.65%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 21 (61.76%) C#
3 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (58.82%) TDD
4 20 (58.82%) NoSQL
5 19 (55.88%) BDD
5 19 (55.88%) RESTful
5 19 (55.88%) MVC
6 17 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (50.00%) WCF
6 17 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 17 (50.00%) Node.js
6 17 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 17 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
7 10 (29.41%) SQL
7 10 (29.41%) Linux
8 8 (23.53%) Windows
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
8 8 (23.53%) DevOps
8 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
9 7 (20.59%) Puppet
9 7 (20.59%) Python

Ruby
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Sumo Logic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) NoSQL
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) RSpec
5 1 (2.94%) GitLab
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.82%) Banking
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) HPUX Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) RESTful
3 17 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (50.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 17 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 17 (50.00%) Node.js
3 17 (50.00%) WCF
4 6 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) HTML
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) Phusion Passenger
6 2 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.76%) CentOS
5 3 (8.82%) Fedora
5 3 (8.82%) HPUX
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) TDD
3 19 (55.88%) BDD
3 19 (55.88%) MVC
4 17 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (23.53%) DevOps
6 6 (17.65%) SDLC
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) Software Deployment
9 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.82%) Open Source
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Kanban
10 2 (5.88%) OO
10 2 (5.88%) Pair Programming
10 2 (5.88%) Release Management
10 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 7 (20.59%) C++
4 7 (20.59%) Java
4 7 (20.59%) Python
5 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
6 5 (14.71%) Perl
7 3 (8.82%) Bourne shell
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) Korn
8 2 (5.88%) Smalltalk
8 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.94%) C
9 1 (2.94%) Go
9 1 (2.94%) Groovy
9 1 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
1 1 (2.94%) zsh
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.94%) Mesos
3 1 (2.94%) Rancher
3 1 (2.94%) rkt
3 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.76%) Splunk
3 3 (8.82%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Perforce
Liverpool, Merseyside
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago