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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 4.13% 3.95% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.43% 5.56% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
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 Preston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 92 54 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 76.03% 71.05% 70.75%
Number of salaries quoted 91 50 46
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 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 29 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 Preston region with a requirement for Ruby.

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

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago