The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 89 72 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 45 61 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.43% 3.01% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.28% 5.33% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 36
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1052 1145 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.77% 56.54% 55.77%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1017 959
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ruby
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Bristol

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 52 (66.67%) Python
2 47 (60.26%) C#
3 41 (52.56%) .NET
4 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
5 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (35.90%) Java
7 27 (34.62%) Telecoms
8 26 (33.33%) MVC
8 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET
10 24 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (30.77%) Digital Media
11 23 (29.49%) Git (software)
11 23 (29.49%) Software Engineering
12 22 (28.21%) TDD
12 22 (28.21%) BDD
13 21 (26.92%) Unix
13 21 (26.92%) Linux
13 21 (26.92%) Internet
14 20 (25.64%) Perl
14 20 (25.64%) Scrum
14 20 (25.64%) RESTful
15 19 (24.36%) NoSQL
15 19 (24.36%) .NET Framework
15 19 (24.36%) DevOps
15 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2014
15 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (21.79%) SQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (20.51%) Node.js
2 10 (12.82%) CloudStack
2 10 (12.82%) JBoss
2 10 (12.82%) OpenStack
2 10 (12.82%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 10 (12.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.13%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.13%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.28%) concrete5
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.28%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) Internet
2 10 (12.82%) Firewall
3 4 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.28%) 2G
4 1 (1.28%) 3G
4 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.36%) NoSQL
2 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.26%) MySQL
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.41%) HBase
6 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.41%) SQLite
7 4 (5.13%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.85%) Redis
9 2 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.56%) Big Data
10 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.28%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.10%) TeamCity
3 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.82%) Subversion
4 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.97%) Moq
4 7 (8.97%) NUnit
4 7 (8.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (8.97%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 27 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Electronics
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (44.87%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Software Engineer
3 14 (17.95%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Graduate
5 12 (15.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Junior
5 12 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Junior Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Internet Developer
7 10 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (12.82%) UI Developer
8 9 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (10.26%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (10.26%) HTML Developer
9 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (52.56%) .NET
2 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET
3 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (25.64%) RESTful
5 19 (24.36%) .NET Framework
5 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 16 (20.51%) CSS
6 16 (20.51%) HTML
7 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (12.82%) LAMP
9 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (10.26%) Web Services
11 7 (8.97%) Entity Framework
11 7 (8.97%) Gherkin
11 7 (8.97%) MSMQ
11 7 (8.97%) NHibernate
11 7 (8.97%) WCF
12 5 (6.41%) Natural Language Processing
13 4 (5.13%) jQuery
14 2 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Digital Media
2 7 (8.97%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (5.13%) SCADA
6 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.85%) iPad
6 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Statistics
7 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Linux
1 21 (26.92%) Unix
2 14 (17.95%) Windows
3 10 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) MVC
3 23 (29.49%) Software Engineering
4 22 (28.21%) BDD
4 22 (28.21%) TDD
5 20 (25.64%) Scrum
6 19 (24.36%) DevOps
7 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (17.95%) Automated Testing
8 14 (17.95%) E-Commerce
8 14 (17.95%) Functional Programming
8 14 (17.95%) OO
9 12 (15.38%) Web Application Development
10 10 (12.82%) Build Automation
10 10 (12.82%) Configuration Management
10 10 (12.82%) DSDM
10 10 (12.82%) ITIL
10 10 (12.82%) OWASP
10 10 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (12.82%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 52 (66.67%) Python
2 47 (60.26%) C#
3 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
4 28 (35.90%) Java
5 20 (25.64%) Perl
6 17 (21.79%) SQL
7 15 (19.23%) C++
8 13 (16.67%) Go
9 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
9 11 (14.10%) Scala
10 10 (12.82%) Clojure
10 10 (12.82%) Rust
10 10 (12.82%) Shell Script
11 8 (10.26%) PHP
12 5 (6.41%) R
13 1 (1.28%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.28%) VB
13 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) CREST Certified
3 3 (3.85%) CCNP
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.85%) CISSP
3 3 (3.85%) CLAS
3 3 (3.85%) GIAC
3 3 (3.85%) GPEN
3 3 (3.85%) OSCE
3 3 (3.85%) OSCP
3 3 (3.85%) OSWP
3 3 (3.85%) SANS
3 3 (3.85%) Tigerscheme
4 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.56%) PhD
5 1 (1.28%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) vSphere
1 10 (12.82%) Xen
1 10 (12.82%) XenServer
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (19.23%) Ansible
2 15 (19.23%) Puppet
3 10 (12.82%) Cobbler
3 10 (12.82%) Salt
3 10 (12.82%) Terraform
3 10 (12.82%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.28%) Grafana
4 1 (1.28%) Graphite
4 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.28%) logstash
4 1 (1.28%) Nagios
4 1 (1.28%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.28%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) EnterpriseDB
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
2 10 (12.82%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.85%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.28%) Incapsula
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