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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 55 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 73 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.82% 0.99% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.07% 1.69% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 67 15 8
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
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
1032 1004 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 54.00% 58.47% 63.63%
Number of salaries quoted 925 895 1005
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 74 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (49.29%) PHP
3 63 (45.00%) C#
4 59 (42.14%) Java
5 57 (40.71%) Python
6 55 (39.29%) Linux
7 54 (38.57%) OO
8 44 (31.43%) Perl
9 42 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
10 41 (29.29%) SQL Server
11 40 (28.57%) TDD
11 40 (28.57%) Scrum
11 40 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 39 (27.86%) BDD
13 38 (27.14%) NoSQL
13 38 (27.14%) RESTful
13 38 (27.14%) MySQL
13 38 (27.14%) .NET
14 37 (26.43%) JavaScript
14 37 (26.43%) Bash Shell
14 37 (26.43%) Node.js
15 36 (25.71%) E-Commerce
16 34 (24.29%) Puppet
16 34 (24.29%) WCF
17 31 (22.14%) Hadoop
17 31 (22.14%) OOP
18 30 (21.43%) HTML
18 30 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
18 30 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (20.71%) nginx

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 37 (26.43%) Node.js
2 29 (20.71%) nginx
3 22 (15.71%) Apache
4 13 (9.29%) WordPress
4 13 (9.29%) Drupal
5 9 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.71%) Tomcat
7 7 (5.00%) Apache Solr
8 6 (4.29%) Confluence
8 6 (4.29%) MediaWiki
9 3 (2.14%) IIS
10 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.43%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.71%) Amazon S3
3 8 (5.71%) SaaS
3 8 (5.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.86%) Firewall
1 18 (12.86%) LAN
1 18 (12.86%) WAN
2 7 (5.00%) Internet
3 6 (4.29%) OSPF
3 6 (4.29%) BGP
3 6 (4.29%) IPv6
3 6 (4.29%) LDAP
3 6 (4.29%) VPN
3 6 (4.29%) IPsec
3 6 (4.29%) EIGRP
3 6 (4.29%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) NAS
4 1 (0.71%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 38 (27.14%) NoSQL
2 38 (27.14%) MySQL
3 31 (22.14%) Hadoop
4 28 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (19.29%) MongoDB
6 19 (13.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (11.43%) Big Data
8 15 (10.71%) MariaDB
8 15 (10.71%) Relational Database
9 10 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (5.71%) Redis
10 8 (5.71%) Neo4j
11 7 (5.00%) Hazelcast
11 7 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 29 (20.71%) Cucumber
2 29 (20.71%) Jenkins
3 28 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 26 (18.57%) NUnit
5 21 (15.00%) TeamCity
5 21 (15.00%) Hudson
5 21 (15.00%) CruiseControl
6 19 (13.57%) Rhino Mocks
6 19 (13.57%) Moq
7 14 (10.00%) Subversion
8 10 (7.14%) Selenium
9 9 (6.43%) WebDriver
10 8 (5.71%) Eclipse
11 7 (5.00%) Mercurial
11 7 (5.00%) TestNG
11 7 (5.00%) JUnit
12 6 (4.29%) JIRA
13 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.43%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (11.43%) Games
2 9 (6.43%) Marketing
3 7 (5.00%) Finance
3 7 (5.00%) Electronics
4 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 64 (45.71%) Developer
2 20 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 14 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) C# Developer
6 12 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.71%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Architect
9 7 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Test Specialist
10 6 (4.29%) Technical Team Leader
10 6 (4.29%) .NET Team Leader
10 6 (4.29%) Test Automation Specialist
10 6 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Automation Specialist
11 5 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.14%) RESTful
1 38 (27.14%) .NET
2 34 (24.29%) WCF
3 30 (21.43%) HTML
4 29 (20.71%) RabbitMQ
5 26 (18.57%) REST
5 26 (18.57%) ActiveMQ
6 24 (17.14%) Web Services
6 24 (17.14%) CSS
7 20 (14.29%) SOAP
8 19 (13.57%) MSMQ
8 19 (13.57%) Gherkin
8 19 (13.57%) HTML5
9 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (12.86%) Backbone.js
9 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET
9 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (10.71%) Spring
11 13 (9.29%) Ember.js
12 10 (7.14%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) Open Source
2 15 (10.71%) BBC
2 15 (10.71%) Social Media
3 10 (7.14%) User Experience
4 7 (5.00%) Derivative
5 6 (4.29%) DTV
5 6 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.29%) Wiki
6 4 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.14%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.43%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.43%) Physics
9 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.71%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (39.29%) Linux
2 28 (20.00%) Windows
3 27 (19.29%) CentOS
4 21 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (13.57%) Debian
5 19 (13.57%) Ubuntu
6 14 (10.00%) UNIX
6 14 (10.00%) Fedora
7 7 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (38.57%) OO
3 40 (28.57%) TDD
3 40 (28.57%) Scrum
4 39 (27.86%) BDD
5 36 (25.71%) E-Commerce
6 31 (22.14%) OOP
7 30 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (18.57%) DevOps
9 25 (17.86%) Software Engineering
10 22 (15.71%) Automated Testing
11 20 (14.29%) Configuration Management
12 19 (13.57%) OOA/OOD
12 19 (13.57%) OOD
12 19 (13.57%) MVC
13 18 (12.86%) Mentoring
14 16 (11.43%) MapReduce
15 15 (10.71%) Web Application Development
16 13 (9.29%) Workflow
16 13 (9.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 69 (49.29%) PHP
2 63 (45.00%) C#
3 59 (42.14%) Java
4 57 (40.71%) Python
5 44 (31.43%) Perl
6 37 (26.43%) JavaScript
6 37 (26.43%) Bash Shell
7 14 (10.00%) Groovy
8 12 (8.57%) PHP5
9 10 (7.14%) SQL
10 9 (6.43%) C++
11 7 (5.00%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.57%) Lisp
12 5 (3.57%) C
13 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.43%) VB
13 2 (1.43%) Scala
13 2 (1.43%) Golang
14 1 (0.71%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (8.57%) CCNA
2 8 (5.71%) Degree
3 3 (2.14%) ISEB
4 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) VCP4
5 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.57%) Samba
3 7 (5.00%) Varnish
4 6 (4.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.29%) Postfix
4 6 (4.29%) XenServer
5 1 (0.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 42 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (24.29%) Puppet
3 19 (13.57%) Ansible
4 18 (12.86%) Salt
5 14 (10.00%) ZABBIX
6 9 (6.43%) Vagrant
6 9 (6.43%) Nagios
7 7 (5.00%) HAProxy
7 7 (5.00%) Icinga
7 7 (5.00%) Munin
7 7 (5.00%) Zenoss
8 3 (2.14%) Graphite
9 2 (1.43%) logstash
10 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (12.14%) Google
3 15 (10.71%) Facebook
3 15 (10.71%) Sony
3 15 (10.71%) Apple
3 15 (10.71%) Yahoo!
4 13 (9.29%) VMware
5 7 (5.00%) Percona
5 7 (5.00%) Oracle
6 6 (4.29%) SAP
6 6 (4.29%) Citrix
6 6 (4.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.43%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.71%) New Relic
8 1 (0.71%) Zend
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: excellent ebefits & career progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £47,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 19 days ago