The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank - 33 39
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton - 3.72% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.79% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 1
Median salary - £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +56.25%  
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 Luton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 85 87 156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 32.95% 26.93% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 105
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.10% +15.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Ruby
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Luton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Luton region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 9 (100.00%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) HP UFT
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 9 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Testing
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP