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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 58 77 113
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +36
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 75 65 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.81% 3.32% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.81% 5.59% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66 59 5
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +109.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,400 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1101 1163 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.97% 59.40% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1027 867
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 81 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (50.00%) C#
3 63 (47.73%) OO
4 55 (41.67%) PHP
5 54 (40.91%) BDD
6 53 (40.15%) TDD
7 51 (38.64%) .NET
7 51 (38.64%) Python
8 50 (37.88%) Java
9 48 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 47 (35.61%) NoSQL
10 47 (35.61%) RESTful
10 47 (35.61%) WCF
11 40 (30.30%) Linux
12 39 (29.55%) Git (software)
12 39 (29.55%) Node.js
13 37 (28.03%) Scrum
14 35 (26.52%) JavaScript
14 35 (26.52%) E-Commerce
15 33 (25.00%) Perl
15 33 (25.00%) MVC
16 31 (23.48%) OOP
16 31 (23.48%) Hadoop
17 30 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (22.73%) Cucumber
17 30 (22.73%) ASP.NET
18 29 (21.97%) RabbitMQ
19 28 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
19 28 (21.21%) MySQL
19 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (29.55%) Node.js
2 20 (15.15%) nginx
3 16 (12.12%) Apache
4 11 (8.33%) Drupal
4 11 (8.33%) WordPress
5 7 (5.30%) Apache Solr
5 7 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.79%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.03%) Confluence
7 4 (3.03%) MediaWiki
8 2 (1.52%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.82%) SaaS
3 7 (5.30%) PaaS
4 4 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.82%) Internet
2 7 (5.30%) LAN
2 7 (5.30%) WAN
2 7 (5.30%) Firewall
3 4 (3.03%) IPsec
3 4 (3.03%) Network Security
3 4 (3.03%) LDAP
3 4 (3.03%) VPN
3 4 (3.03%) IPv6
3 4 (3.03%) OSPF
3 4 (3.03%) BGP
3 4 (3.03%) EIGRP
4 3 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 47 (35.61%) NoSQL
3 31 (23.48%) Hadoop
4 28 (21.21%) MySQL
5 22 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (14.39%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (12.88%) MongoDB
7 17 (12.88%) Big Data
8 14 (10.61%) MariaDB
9 12 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (5.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (5.30%) Redis
11 7 (5.30%) Neo4j
12 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.27%) Hazelcast
12 3 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 30 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 27 (20.45%) SpecFlow
4 25 (18.94%) NUnit
5 22 (16.67%) CruiseControl
5 22 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 22 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (16.67%) Moq
6 14 (10.61%) Jenkins
7 12 (9.09%) Subversion
8 9 (6.82%) Selenium
8 9 (6.82%) Hudson
9 7 (5.30%) Mercurial
10 6 (4.55%) WebDriver
11 4 (3.03%) JIRA
11 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.27%) JUnit
12 3 (2.27%) TestNG
13 2 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 18 (13.64%) Games
2 7 (5.30%) Finance
3 6 (4.55%) Marketing
4 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.79%) Banking
4 5 (3.79%) Retail
5 3 (2.27%) Electronics
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 70 (53.03%) Developer
2 25 (18.94%) .NET Developer
3 15 (11.36%) C# Developer
4 14 (10.61%) Software Engineer
5 13 (9.85%) Java Developer
6 12 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.06%) Technical Team Leader
8 8 (6.06%) .NET Team Leader
9 7 (5.30%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Architect
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Applications Architect
11 5 (3.79%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (3.03%) PHP Developer
12 4 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (38.64%) .NET
2 47 (35.61%) WCF
2 47 (35.61%) RESTful
3 30 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 29 (21.97%) RabbitMQ
5 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (19.70%) REST
6 26 (19.70%) Web Services
7 24 (18.18%) HTML
7 24 (18.18%) SOAP
8 23 (17.42%) ActiveMQ
9 22 (16.67%) CSS
9 22 (16.67%) MSMQ
9 22 (16.67%) Gherkin
10 14 (10.61%) HTML5
11 13 (9.85%) jQuery
11 13 (9.85%) Spring
12 12 (9.09%) Backbone.js
13 11 (8.33%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.18%) BBC
1 24 (18.18%) Social Media
2 22 (16.67%) Open Source
3 9 (6.82%) User Experience
4 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.30%) Derivative
5 5 (3.79%) Online Banking
5 5 (3.79%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.79%) Physics
5 5 (3.79%) Device Driver
5 5 (3.79%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.03%) Wiki
6 4 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.27%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.27%) DTV
7 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.76%) New Media
8 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.30%) Linux
2 16 (12.12%) CentOS
3 15 (11.36%) Windows
4 12 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 11 (8.33%) Debian
5 11 (8.33%) Fedora
6 7 (5.30%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (4.55%) UNIX
8 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (47.73%) OO
3 54 (40.91%) BDD
4 53 (40.15%) TDD
5 37 (28.03%) Scrum
6 35 (26.52%) E-Commerce
7 33 (25.00%) MVC
8 31 (23.48%) OOP
9 26 (19.70%) Automated Testing
10 24 (18.18%) Web Application Development
11 23 (17.42%) Software Engineering
12 22 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
12 22 (16.67%) OOD
13 17 (12.88%) MapReduce
14 16 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (12.12%) Mentoring
15 14 (10.61%) Workflow
16 13 (9.85%) DevOps
17 11 (8.33%) Kanban
18 9 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (50.00%) C#
2 55 (41.67%) PHP
3 51 (38.64%) Python
4 50 (37.88%) Java
5 35 (26.52%) JavaScript
6 33 (25.00%) Perl
7 20 (15.15%) Bash Shell
8 14 (10.61%) C++
9 10 (7.58%) SQL
10 9 (6.82%) C
11 8 (6.06%) Lisp
12 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
13 6 (4.55%) PHP5
13 6 (4.55%) Groovy
14 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.52%) VB
15 1 (0.76%) Scala
15 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.76%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) CCNA
2 3 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Varnish
2 6 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.03%) Postfix
3 4 (3.03%) XenServer
3 4 (3.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (18.94%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (13.64%) Puppet
3 14 (10.61%) ZABBIX
4 10 (7.58%) Nagios
4 10 (7.58%) Ansible
5 8 (6.06%) Zenoss
5 8 (6.06%) Vagrant
5 8 (6.06%) HAProxy
6 7 (5.30%) Munin
6 7 (5.30%) Icinga
7 6 (4.55%) Salt
8 1 (0.76%) Graphite
8 1 (0.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Apple
1 24 (18.18%) Sony
1 24 (18.18%) Yahoo!
1 24 (18.18%) Google
1 24 (18.18%) Facebook
2 17 (12.88%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.30%) Percona
3 7 (5.30%) Oracle
4 6 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.55%) VMware
5 4 (3.03%) Citrix
6 3 (2.27%) SAP
7 2 (1.52%) Zend
8 1 (0.76%) New Relic
8 1 (0.76%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Compuware
8 1 (0.76%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Empirix
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + equity, + relocation
Posted: Yesterday
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Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + relocation assistance (discretionary)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Equity, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago