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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 38 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 8 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.80% 2.84% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 3.90% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 5
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
183 308 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 63.99% 72.81% 61.24%
Number of salaries quoted 165 272 225
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 15 (62.50%) Perl
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) PHP
2 13 (54.17%) MySQL
2 13 (54.17%) Python
3 12 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
4 11 (45.83%) Node.js
5 10 (41.67%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Apache
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
8 7 (29.17%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) ColdFusion
8 7 (29.17%) CFML
8 7 (29.17%) SaaS
9 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 6 (25.00%) Puppet
9 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (45.83%) Node.js
2 8 (33.33%) Apache
3 7 (29.17%) ColdFusion
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) SaaS
2 4 (16.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) OSPF
1 2 (8.33%) BGP
1 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (8.33%) VLAN
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) RSpec
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) XML
4 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) WCF
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (16.67%) RESTful
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.67%) Social Media
3 2 (8.33%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
1 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) HPUX
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) DevOps
5 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 4 (16.67%) BDD
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Memory Management
7 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Perl
2 13 (54.17%) PHP
2 13 (54.17%) Python
3 10 (41.67%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) CFML
6 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (16.67%) C#
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Postfix
1 2 (8.33%) Sendmail
1 2 (8.33%) NFS
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
1 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.67%) ZABBIX
2 4 (16.67%) Zenoss
3 2 (8.33%) Cobbler
3 2 (8.33%) Graphite
3 2 (8.33%) SmokePing
3 2 (8.33%) Icinga
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago