The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 48 36
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 8.25% 1.13% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.39% 2.23% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +35.71%  
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 Shropshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 127 179 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 61.65% 50.56% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 90 150 72
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,100 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Shropshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Shropshire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Shropshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Telford +21 17 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Ruby
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 20 (83.33%) HTML
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
1 20 (83.33%) HTML5
2 19 (79.17%) Ruby on Rails
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 16 (66.67%) CSS3
4 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (62.50%) VB
4 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
4 15 (62.50%) .NET
4 15 (62.50%) MySQL
4 15 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (62.50%) Change Management
4 15 (62.50%) VB6
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (54.17%) Android
5 13 (54.17%) Apple iOS
5 13 (54.17%) Retail
5 13 (54.17%) Electronics
5 13 (54.17%) C
6 8 (33.33%) Python
6 8 (33.33%) HTTP
6 8 (33.33%) REST
6 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 7 (29.17%) Docker
8 6 (25.00%) Scala
8 6 (25.00%) Java

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 4 (16.67%) JBoss
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (62.50%) MySQL
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) JUnit
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Maven
4 3 (12.50%) Selenium
4 3 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (54.17%) Electronics
1 13 (54.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) .NET Developer
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Developer
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
1 20 (83.33%) HTML
1 20 (83.33%) HTML5
2 19 (79.17%) Ruby on Rails
3 16 (66.67%) CSS3
4 15 (62.50%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) REST
6 5 (20.83%) Ajax
6 5 (20.83%) Play Framework
7 4 (16.67%) Django
7 4 (16.67%) Guice
7 4 (16.67%) Java SE
7 4 (16.67%) Spring
8 3 (12.50%) JSON
8 3 (12.50%) RESTful
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
10 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
10 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Android
1 13 (54.17%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 15 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (62.50%) Change Management
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) Microservices
5 4 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (12.50%) Web Design
7 2 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Line Management
7 2 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) VB
2 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 15 (62.50%) VB6
3 13 (54.17%) C
4 8 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Scala
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) Go
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) etcd
2 2 (8.33%) flannel
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) Ansible
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.50%) Terraform
3 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.33%) rkt
4 1 (4.17%) Consul
4 1 (4.17%) Salt
4 1 (4.17%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Google
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