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 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 65 76 101
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 65 52 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.34% 2.60% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.59% 4.86% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 61 48 18
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,200 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
1163 1070 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 59.70% 53.55% 67.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 892 1064
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 May 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 76 (53.15%) Python
2 68 (47.55%) Linux
3 67 (46.85%) Java
4 64 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (42.66%) PHP
6 55 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 48 (33.57%) Puppet
7 48 (33.57%) Opscode Chef
8 47 (32.87%) C#
8 47 (32.87%) Perl
9 45 (31.47%) DevOps
10 44 (30.77%) Bash Shell
11 43 (30.07%) Amazon AWS
12 40 (27.97%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (27.97%) MySQL
12 40 (27.97%) Jenkins
13 39 (27.27%) nginx
14 38 (26.57%) JavaScript
14 38 (26.57%) Configuration Management
15 35 (24.48%) Hudson
16 34 (23.78%) Node.js
17 31 (21.68%) NoSQL
17 31 (21.68%) LAN
17 31 (21.68%) WAN
17 31 (21.68%) HTML
18 30 (20.98%) SQL Server
18 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
18 30 (20.98%) Salt
19 29 (20.28%) Apache
19 29 (20.28%) TDD

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (27.27%) nginx
2 34 (23.78%) Node.js
3 29 (20.28%) Apache
4 14 (9.79%) OpenStack
5 13 (9.09%) Drupal
5 13 (9.09%) WordPress
6 9 (6.29%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (4.90%) MediaWiki
7 7 (4.90%) Confluence
8 3 (2.10%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.40%) IIS
10 1 (0.70%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (30.07%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.29%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (6.29%) SaaS
2 9 (6.29%) PaaS
3 5 (3.50%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.68%) LAN
1 31 (21.68%) WAN
2 17 (11.89%) Firewall
3 13 (9.09%) Internet
4 7 (4.90%) Network Security
4 7 (4.90%) IPsec
4 7 (4.90%) OSPF
4 7 (4.90%) BGP
4 7 (4.90%) EIGRP
4 7 (4.90%) IPv6
4 7 (4.90%) LDAP
4 7 (4.90%) VPN
5 1 (0.70%) NAS
5 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.70%) DNS
5 1 (0.70%) HTTP
5 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.97%) MySQL
2 31 (21.68%) NoSQL
3 30 (20.98%) SQL Server
4 28 (19.58%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (16.08%) MongoDB
6 19 (13.29%) Hadoop
7 17 (11.89%) Relational Database
8 10 (6.99%) Big Data
8 10 (6.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (6.99%) MariaDB
9 9 (6.29%) Redis
10 8 (5.59%) Neo4j
11 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (3.50%) Hazelcast
13 4 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 55 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 40 (27.97%) Jenkins
3 35 (24.48%) Hudson
4 20 (13.99%) Cucumber
5 16 (11.19%) SpecFlow
6 13 (9.09%) Selenium
6 13 (9.09%) Subversion
6 13 (9.09%) NUnit
7 9 (6.29%) WebDriver
7 9 (6.29%) Eclipse
8 8 (5.59%) TeamCity
8 8 (5.59%) JIRA
8 8 (5.59%) CruiseControl
9 7 (4.90%) TestNG
9 7 (4.90%) JUnit
10 6 (4.20%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (4.20%) Moq
11 2 (1.40%) Ant
11 2 (1.40%) Maven
11 2 (1.40%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (6.99%) Games
2 9 (6.29%) Electronics
2 9 (6.29%) Finance
3 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.59%) Marketing
4 5 (3.50%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (40.56%) Developer
2 39 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (19.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 16 (11.19%) Software Engineer
4 16 (11.19%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 13 (9.09%) Graduate
6 12 (8.39%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (6.99%) Junior
7 10 (6.99%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (4.90%) PHP Developer
9 7 (4.90%) QA Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Architect
10 6 (4.20%) Test Specialist
10 6 (4.20%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.68%) HTML
2 28 (19.58%) CSS
3 25 (17.48%) LAMP
3 25 (17.48%) RESTful
4 24 (16.78%) .NET
5 19 (13.29%) Spring
6 17 (11.89%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (11.89%) Backbone.js
6 17 (11.89%) REST
7 16 (11.19%) ASP.NET
7 16 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (10.49%) HTML5
9 14 (9.79%) jQuery
10 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (8.39%) Ember.js
11 12 (8.39%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (7.69%) Web Services
13 10 (6.99%) JPA
13 10 (6.99%) .NET Framework
14 9 (6.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Open Source
2 9 (6.29%) User Experience
3 8 (5.59%) DTV
4 7 (4.90%) Wiki
5 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.80%) Xbox
6 3 (2.10%) Social Media
6 3 (2.10%) BBC
7 2 (1.40%) Derivative
7 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 68 (47.55%) Linux
2 28 (19.58%) UNIX
3 23 (16.08%) Windows
3 23 (16.08%) CentOS
4 15 (10.49%) Ubuntu
4 15 (10.49%) Debian
5 12 (8.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.99%) Fedora
7 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.47%) DevOps
3 40 (27.97%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (26.57%) Configuration Management
5 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
6 29 (20.28%) TDD
7 28 (19.58%) OO
7 28 (19.58%) BDD
8 26 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 26 (18.18%) Scrum
9 20 (13.99%) Build Automation
10 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
11 17 (11.89%) MVC
12 16 (11.19%) OOP
13 14 (9.79%) Test Automation
14 13 (9.09%) SOA
14 13 (9.09%) Web Application Development
15 10 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (6.29%) MapReduce
16 9 (6.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 76 (53.15%) Python
2 67 (46.85%) Java
3 61 (42.66%) PHP
4 47 (32.87%) C#
4 47 (32.87%) Perl
5 44 (30.77%) Bash Shell
6 38 (26.57%) JavaScript
7 13 (9.09%) PHP5
7 13 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 12 (8.39%) SQL
9 11 (7.69%) Groovy
10 4 (2.80%) Scala
11 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.40%) C++
12 1 (0.70%) Go
12 1 (0.70%) Clojure
12 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (16.78%) CCNA
1 24 (16.78%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (15.38%) Degree
3 4 (2.80%) ISEB
4 2 (1.40%) HND
4 2 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 21 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.09%) Samba
3 7 (4.90%) iptables
3 7 (4.90%) Postfix
3 7 (4.90%) XenServer
4 6 (4.20%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.40%) Xen
5 2 (1.40%) Varnish
5 2 (1.40%) KVM
5 2 (1.40%) Docker
5 2 (1.40%) LXC
6 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 48 (33.57%) Puppet
1 48 (33.57%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (20.98%) Salt
3 27 (18.88%) Ansible
4 22 (15.38%) Nagios
5 13 (9.09%) Graphite
6 9 (6.29%) ZABBIX
7 8 (5.59%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.40%) Munin
8 2 (1.40%) Zenoss
8 2 (1.40%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.40%) logstash
8 2 (1.40%) Icinga
8 2 (1.40%) Kibana
9 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (16.78%) VMware
2 17 (11.89%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.59%) SAP
4 7 (4.90%) Citrix
5 5 (3.50%) Google
5 5 (3.50%) Oracle
6 3 (2.10%) Facebook
6 3 (2.10%) Yahoo!
6 3 (2.10%) Sony
6 3 (2.10%) Apple
7 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.40%) Terracotta
7 2 (1.40%) Percona
8 1 (0.70%) Rackspace
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Bristol, Somerset
Gold
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago