The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank - 32 32
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent - 3.54% 3.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.86% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Median salary - £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,125 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.50% +4.72%  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 98 144 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 63.23% 72.73% 63.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80 130 111
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Ruby
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Stoke-on-Trent

Ruby
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) Haskell
1 2 (100.00%) Erlang
1 2 (100.00%) F#
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang Developer
2 1 (50.00%) F# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Erlang
1 2 (100.00%) F#
1 2 (100.00%) Haskell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter