The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 81 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 42 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.34% 1.00% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 1.60% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 7
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
913 1000 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.84% 62.42% 59.10%
Number of salaries quoted 752 923 861
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
South West

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 July 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 63 (79.75%) Python
2 47 (59.49%) Java
3 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
4 29 (36.71%) Perl
4 29 (36.71%) C#
5 28 (35.44%) Degree
6 27 (34.18%) PHP
7 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
8 25 (31.65%) Linux
9 24 (30.38%) SQL
10 22 (27.85%) Scrum
11 21 (26.58%) Bash Shell
12 20 (25.32%) SaaS
12 20 (25.32%) Selenium
13 19 (24.05%) QA
14 17 (21.52%) MySQL
14 17 (21.52%) Windows
15 16 (20.25%) .NET
15 16 (20.25%) Test Automation
16 15 (18.99%) jQuery
16 15 (18.99%) NoSQL
16 15 (18.99%) Big Data
16 15 (18.99%) C++
16 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
16 15 (18.99%) Telecoms
17 14 (17.72%) HTML
17 14 (17.72%) FitNesse
18 13 (16.46%) Open Source
18 13 (16.46%) CSS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.59%) Node.js
3 3 (3.80%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.27%) nginx
5 1 (1.27%) Confluence
5 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.27%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.32%) SaaS
2 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.39%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) IPv6
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) Network Security
3 1 (1.27%) VLAN
3 1 (1.27%) IPsec
3 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) LAN
3 1 (1.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) IPv4
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) OSPF
3 1 (1.27%) BGP
3 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) MySQL
2 15 (18.99%) NoSQL
2 15 (18.99%) Big Data
2 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.06%) Hazelcast
5 4 (5.06%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.27%) Redis
8 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Selenium
2 14 (17.72%) FitNesse
3 9 (11.39%) WATIR
3 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.39%) Cucumber
3 9 (11.39%) JMeter
4 8 (10.13%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.06%) Ranorex
5 4 (5.06%) WatiN
6 3 (3.80%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.53%) Subversion
7 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.53%) JIRA
8 1 (1.27%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.27%) Hudson
8 1 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.27%) Moq
8 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (18.99%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.13%) Finance
3 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 6 (7.59%) Electronics
3 6 (7.59%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.59%) Marketing
4 3 (3.80%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Software Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Tester
4 10 (12.66%) Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Automation Tester
5 9 (11.39%) QA Tester
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Tester
6 8 (10.13%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Automation Tester
6 8 (10.13%) Senior QA Tester
7 7 (8.86%) Web Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Quality Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Designer
9 5 (6.33%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Database Designer
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Web Designer
10 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) .NET
2 15 (18.99%) jQuery
3 14 (17.72%) HTML
4 13 (16.46%) CSS
5 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.66%) ATL
6 10 (12.66%) STL
7 8 (10.13%) Web Services
7 8 (10.13%) HTML5
7 8 (10.13%) Silverlight
8 7 (8.86%) LAMP
9 5 (6.33%) WCF
9 5 (6.33%) Spring
9 5 (6.33%) Java EE
9 5 (6.33%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (6.33%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (6.33%) Flash
9 5 (6.33%) Servlets
10 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Open Source
2 12 (15.19%) Mobile App
3 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.39%) Digital Media
5 6 (7.59%) DTV
6 5 (6.33%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.80%) Online Banking
7 3 (3.80%) Social Media
7 3 (3.80%) BBC
8 2 (2.53%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.53%) Physics
9 1 (1.27%) Wiki
9 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Linux
2 17 (21.52%) Windows
3 12 (15.19%) UNIX
4 11 (13.92%) CentOS
5 7 (8.86%) Fedora
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.27%) Debian
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
3 22 (27.85%) Scrum
4 16 (20.25%) Test Automation
5 13 (16.46%) TDD
6 12 (15.19%) Automated Testing
7 11 (13.92%) Test Strategy
8 9 (11.39%) BDD
8 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.86%) MVC
9 7 (8.86%) OO
10 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.59%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.59%) Kanban
10 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.33%) User Stories
11 5 (6.33%) Automation Testing
11 5 (6.33%) Analytics
12 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (79.75%) Python
2 47 (59.49%) Java
3 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
4 29 (36.71%) Perl
4 29 (36.71%) C#
5 27 (34.18%) PHP
6 24 (30.38%) SQL
7 21 (26.58%) Bash Shell
8 15 (18.99%) C++
9 12 (15.19%) C
10 11 (13.92%) Lisp
11 10 (12.66%) PHP5
12 4 (5.06%) Groovy
13 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.27%) Scala
13 1 (1.27%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 28 (35.44%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Postfix
2 1 (1.27%) XenServer
2 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.27%) Xen
2 1 (1.27%) Samba
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Puppet
2 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.53%) logstash
4 1 (1.27%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.27%) YUM
4 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.27%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.86%) VMware
4 6 (7.59%) SAP
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle
6 3 (3.80%) Yahoo!
6 3 (3.80%) Google
6 3 (3.80%) Facebook
6 3 (3.80%) Sony
6 3 (3.80%) Apple
7 2 (2.53%) HP
7 2 (2.53%) Citrix
7 2 (2.53%) Empirix
7 2 (2.53%) Compuware
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.27%) Zend
8 1 (1.27%) Sencha
8 1 (1.27%) Splunk
8 1 (1.27%) Rackspace
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