The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 57 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.28% 2.74% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.25% 5.09% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 18
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 306 393 423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 53.59% 53.76% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 273 326 379
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Northamptonshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Northamptonshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 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
Northampton +5 6 £42,500 - 1
Brackley - 5 £80,000 - 1
Corby - 1 £45,750 -
Ruby
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 20 (95.24%) C#
1 20 (95.24%) TDD
1 20 (95.24%) BDD
2 18 (85.71%) NoSQL
2 18 (85.71%) RESTful
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (85.71%) Node.js
2 18 (85.71%) Web Application Development
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 18 (85.71%) WCF
2 18 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (61.90%) VB
4 13 (61.90%) VB.NET
4 13 (61.90%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (23.81%) Code First Entity Framework
5 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
5 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) NoSQL
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Appium
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.52%) Buildbot
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Ranorex
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Development Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Test Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
5 1 (4.76%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
1 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
1 18 (85.71%) Node.js
1 18 (85.71%) RESTful
1 18 (85.71%) WCF
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
2 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
2 5 (23.81%) Code First Entity Framework
2 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
2 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) BDD
1 20 (95.24%) TDD
2 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 18 (85.71%) Web Application Development
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) DSDM
5 2 (9.52%) Kanban
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) VB
2 13 (61.90%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SDET
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday