The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank - 47 41
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath - 2.11% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.50% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Average salary - £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Ruby
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Programming Languages Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 257 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 63.70% 60.19% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 186 232 132
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Ruby
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Bath

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) ZABBIX
3 4 (50.00%) Zenoss
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Nagios
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) VMware

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) OSPF
1 2 (25.00%) BGP
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) CFML
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) Postfix
1 2 (25.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (50.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) Cacti
3 2 (25.00%) SmokePing
3 2 (25.00%) Icinga
3 2 (25.00%) Graphite
3 2 (25.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP