Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 40 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 7.58% 1.61% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.10% 2.72% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £38,750
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year -3.45% - -

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 Preston with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 124 147 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 62.63% 59.27% 63.80%
Number of salaries quoted 97 137 96
Preston median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -7.14% +8.53%
10th Percentile £30,979 £22,771 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Preston

Ruby
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Preston region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) Games
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
2 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (66.67%) RESTful
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (66.67%) BDD
2 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 10 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 10 (66.67%) Node.js
2 10 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 10 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 10 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 5 (33.33%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Progress Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 10 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 10 (66.67%) Code First Entity Framework
1 10 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 10 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
1 10 (66.67%) Node.js
1 10 (66.67%) RESTful
1 10 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 10 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) BDD
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
1 10 (66.67%) TDD
1 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 5 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) SQL