Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 91 87
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.25% 1.29% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 1.99% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 18
Staffordshire median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% -6.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,500 £24,975
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -9.09% +10.00%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 710 806 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 59.12% 65.00% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 584 722 657
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,575 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Staffordshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Staffordshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Staffordshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent +19 2 £25,000 -61.54%
Ruby
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) LESS
1 2 (66.67%) Zurb Foundation
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) ES6
1 2 (66.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 2 (66.67%) Webhook
2 1 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Packer
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
1 2 (66.67%) LESS
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 2 (66.67%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Webhook
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ES6
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Packer
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform