Period
to 28 July 2017

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 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 56 49
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 31 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 6.83% 1.86% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 4.11% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 3
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,075 £32,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,125 £38,550
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +9.76%

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 217 316 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 47.80% 45.27% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 155 260 128
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,950 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £47,500 £46,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 months to 28 July 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 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +16 31 £40,000 -38.46%
Ruby
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (90.32%) HTML
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
1 28 (90.32%) HTML5
1 28 (90.32%) CSS3
2 27 (87.10%) Ruby on Rails
2 27 (87.10%) MySQL
2 27 (87.10%) SQL
2 27 (87.10%) E-Commerce
3 26 (83.87%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (83.87%) VB
3 26 (83.87%) VB.NET
3 26 (83.87%) .NET
3 26 (83.87%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 26 (83.87%) Change Management
3 26 (83.87%) VB6
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (77.42%) Android
4 24 (77.42%) C
4 24 (77.42%) Electronics
4 24 (77.42%) Apple iOS
4 24 (77.42%) Retail
5 5 (16.13%) Python
6 4 (12.90%) Scala
7 3 (9.68%) ITSM
7 3 (9.68%) C#
7 3 (9.68%) Java
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) HTTP

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 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) MySQL
2 26 (83.87%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 24 (77.42%) Electronics
1 24 (77.42%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 24 (77.42%) .NET Developer
2 24 (77.42%) SQL Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
1 28 (90.32%) CSS3
1 28 (90.32%) HTML
1 28 (90.32%) HTML5
2 27 (87.10%) Ruby on Rails
3 26 (83.87%) .NET
4 3 (9.68%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) Ajax
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.23%) Django
6 1 (3.23%) Guice
6 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.23%) Java EE
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.23%) React
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Android
1 24 (77.42%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) E-Commerce
2 26 (83.87%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (83.87%) Change Management
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) ITSM
4 2 (6.45%) Coaching
4 2 (6.45%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) BDD
5 1 (3.23%) Content Management
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Microservices
5 1 (3.23%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) SQL
2 26 (83.87%) VB
2 26 (83.87%) VB.NET
2 26 (83.87%) VB6
3 24 (77.42%) C
4 5 (16.13%) Python
5 4 (12.90%) Scala
6 3 (9.68%) C#
6 3 (9.68%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) Go
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) etcd
1 1 (3.23%) flannel
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Consul
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Salt
1 1 (3.23%) Sysdig
1 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Google