Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 85 99
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 5 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.54% 0.95% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 1.64% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 13
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,250 £33,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%

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 547 550 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 58.75% 58.32% 61.20%
Number of salaries quoted 472 459 751
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +2.67%

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 19 June 2018.

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 19 June 2018. 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 - 3 £45,000 - 2
Lichfield -1 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Ruby
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Go
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google