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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 49
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.57% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.91% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 18
Median salary - £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 305 439 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 59.34% 62.98% 59.29%
Number of salaries quoted 253 406 326
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Publishing
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Heroku
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development

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 5 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (100.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
General
1 5 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 5 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) Web Design
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
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