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

Ruby
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 15 33
Rank change year-on-year -17 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 7.91% 20.00% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.66% 26.76% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 12
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.25% +4.44%  

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 St Albans with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 145 71 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 81.92% 74.74% 70.32%
Number of salaries quoted 134 68 106
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans 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 St Albans

Ruby
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Ruby in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (100.00%) TDD
1 32 (100.00%) WCF
1 32 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 32 (100.00%) RESTful
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 32 (100.00%) BDD
1 32 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 32 (100.00%) MVC
1 32 (100.00%) Node.js
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 32 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 27 (84.38%) Facebook
2 27 (84.38%) BBC
2 27 (84.38%) Social Media
2 27 (84.38%) Yahoo!
2 27 (84.38%) Google
2 27 (84.38%) Sony
2 27 (84.38%) OO
2 27 (84.38%) Apple
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
3 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
3 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 32 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (84.38%) Social Media Developer
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Graduate
3 5 (15.63%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior
3 5 (15.63%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior C# Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 32 (100.00%) Node.js
1 32 (100.00%) RESTful
1 32 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
2 5 (15.63%) Code First Entity Framework
2 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (84.38%) BBC
1 27 (84.38%) Social Media
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (100.00%) BDD
1 32 (100.00%) MVC
1 32 (100.00%) TDD
1 32 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 27 (84.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Apple
1 27 (84.38%) Facebook
1 27 (84.38%) Google
1 27 (84.38%) Sony
1 27 (84.38%) Yahoo!
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago