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

Ruby
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 95 99
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 5 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.60% 0.096% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 0.16% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 14
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% -26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £49,750 £28,750 £52,625
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% - -11.11%

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 463 638 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 55.85% 61.41% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 416 527 726
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £54,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 19 September 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 September 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 +2 3 £45,000 +63.64% 2
Lichfield - 2 £32,500 -
Ruby
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Three.js
3 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (40.00%) Go
3 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (40.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (40.00%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (40.00%) WebGL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Blender
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Memcached
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL

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
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (20.00%) React Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Three.js
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (40.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (40.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (20.00%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Physics
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Go
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 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