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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 85 103 85
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.08% 0.25% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 0.51% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 8
Average salary £50,000 £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Ruby
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
460 583 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.33% 48.26% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 393 545 351
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 7 £50,000 - 1
Luton - 4 - -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 23 (88.46%) C#
1 23 (88.46%) MVC
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (84.62%) TDD
2 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) WCF
2 22 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 22 (84.62%) BDD
3 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET Web API
3 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
4 13 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 12 (46.15%) HTML5
5 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
5 12 (46.15%) jQuery
5 12 (46.15%) TeamCity
5 12 (46.15%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (42.31%) SpecFlow
6 11 (42.31%) logstash
6 11 (42.31%) NSubstitute
6 11 (42.31%) FinalBuilder
6 11 (42.31%) Castle Windsor
6 11 (42.31%) NServiceBus

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (42.31%) NServiceBus
2 10 (38.46%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (46.15%) TeamCity
3 11 (42.31%) SpecFlow
3 11 (42.31%) NSubstitute
3 11 (42.31%) FinalBuilder
3 11 (42.31%) Jasmine
3 11 (42.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (42.31%) Log4Net
3 11 (42.31%) NUnit
3 11 (42.31%) JIRA
General
1 10 (38.46%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
1 22 (84.62%) WCF
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET Web API
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) HTML5
4 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 12 (46.15%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (42.31%) Castle Windsor
5 11 (42.31%) Web Services
6 10 (38.46%) COM
6 10 (38.46%) RESTful
6 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
8 1 (3.85%) XHTML
8 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) MVC
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (84.62%) TDD
2 22 (84.62%) BDD
3 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
4 11 (42.31%) Scrum
4 11 (42.31%) OO
5 10 (38.46%) OOP
5 10 (38.46%) Web Application Development
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) Go
4 3 (11.54%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) logstash
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Facebook
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
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