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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 55 80 101
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 89 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.81% 2.37% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.24% 4.69% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 76 39 16
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
1230 916 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 66.41% 50.47% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 764 927
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 July 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 95 (63.33%) Python
2 79 (52.67%) Linux
3 65 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (42.00%) Java
4 63 (42.00%) Git (software)
5 59 (39.33%) Puppet
6 54 (36.00%) DevOps
6 54 (36.00%) Perl
7 50 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 50 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (29.33%) VMware
9 43 (28.67%) Jenkins
10 42 (28.00%) Configuration Management
11 41 (27.33%) Hudson
11 41 (27.33%) Bash Shell
12 40 (26.67%) nginx
13 39 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (25.33%) Amazon AWS
14 38 (25.33%) Ansible
14 38 (25.33%) Software Engineering
14 38 (25.33%) Degree
15 37 (24.67%) PHP
15 37 (24.67%) Apache
15 37 (24.67%) Internet
16 35 (23.33%) C#
17 33 (22.00%) LAN
17 33 (22.00%) WAN
17 33 (22.00%) TDD
18 32 (21.33%) UNIX
19 31 (20.67%) Salt

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (26.67%) nginx
2 37 (24.67%) Apache
3 23 (15.33%) Node.js
4 19 (12.67%) OpenStack
5 11 (7.33%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (6.00%) Tomcat
7 8 (5.33%) Confluence
7 8 (5.33%) MediaWiki
8 3 (2.00%) IIS
8 3 (2.00%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.67%) CMS
9 1 (0.67%) Drupal
9 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.67%) SaaS
3 7 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.67%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.67%) PaaS
5 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (24.67%) Internet
2 33 (22.00%) LAN
2 33 (22.00%) WAN
3 14 (9.33%) Firewall
4 8 (5.33%) IPsec
4 8 (5.33%) Network Security
4 8 (5.33%) OSPF
4 8 (5.33%) BGP
4 8 (5.33%) EIGRP
4 8 (5.33%) VPN
4 8 (5.33%) LDAP
4 8 (5.33%) IPv6
5 5 (3.33%) HTTP
6 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.67%) DNS
6 1 (0.67%) NAS
6 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 27 (18.00%) MySQL
2 27 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.00%) Big Data
6 7 (4.67%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.00%) Hazelcast
8 3 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.00%) Redis
9 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (42.00%) Git (software)
2 43 (28.67%) Jenkins
3 41 (27.33%) Hudson
4 13 (8.67%) Subversion
5 10 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.00%) JIRA
7 7 (4.67%) Selenium
7 7 (4.67%) Maven
7 7 (4.67%) Ant
7 7 (4.67%) Gradle
7 7 (4.67%) Artifactory
8 5 (3.33%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.00%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.00%) JUnit
9 3 (2.00%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.00%) NUnit
10 2 (1.33%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.33%) TestNG
10 2 (1.33%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (14.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.33%) Games
3 7 (4.67%) Electronics
3 7 (4.67%) Finance
4 6 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.00%) Marketing
5 5 (3.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 47 (31.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (26.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 35 (23.33%) Developer
4 29 (19.33%) Software Engineer
5 20 (13.33%) Graduate
6 19 (12.67%) Systems Engineer
7 17 (11.33%) Junior
7 17 (11.33%) .NET Developer
7 17 (11.33%) Junior Developer
7 17 (11.33%) Junior .NET Developer
8 13 (8.67%) Test Engineer
9 12 (8.00%) Administrator
9 12 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Principal Software Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Java Developer
13 6 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
13 6 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.33%) LAMP
2 24 (16.00%) .NET
3 23 (15.33%) RESTful
4 20 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 18 (12.00%) HTML
6 17 (11.33%) .NET Framework
6 17 (11.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (9.33%) CSS
8 10 (6.67%) Web Services
9 8 (5.33%) Spring
9 8 (5.33%) jQuery
10 7 (4.67%) MCollective
11 5 (3.33%) REST
12 4 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (2.67%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (2.67%) JSON
12 4 (2.67%) Servlets
13 3 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.67%) Digital Media
2 14 (9.33%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.33%) Wiki
4 7 (4.67%) Xbox
5 6 (4.00%) DTV
6 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.33%) User Experience
7 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.33%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.67%) Clustering
8 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 79 (52.67%) Linux
2 32 (21.33%) UNIX
3 21 (14.00%) Windows
4 20 (13.33%) CentOS
5 15 (10.00%) Debian
5 15 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 9 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.00%) Fedora
8 6 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.00%) DevOps
3 50 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (28.00%) Configuration Management
5 38 (25.33%) Software Engineering
6 33 (22.00%) TDD
7 25 (16.67%) Build Automation
8 23 (15.33%) BDD
9 21 (14.00%) MVC
10 19 (12.67%) E-Commerce
11 18 (12.00%) Scrum
11 18 (12.00%) Open Source
12 17 (11.33%) Test Automation
12 17 (11.33%) Web Application Development
13 13 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (7.33%) Mentoring
14 11 (7.33%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (6.67%) SDLC
15 10 (6.67%) Test Scripting
16 9 (6.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (63.33%) Python
2 63 (42.00%) Java
3 54 (36.00%) Perl
4 41 (27.33%) Bash Shell
5 37 (24.67%) PHP
6 35 (23.33%) C#
7 24 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 24 (16.00%) PowerShell
8 21 (14.00%) SQL
9 13 (8.67%) C++
10 8 (5.33%) C
10 8 (5.33%) Groovy
11 7 (4.67%) PHP5
12 5 (3.33%) VB
13 3 (2.00%) Scala
13 3 (2.00%) Tcl
14 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.67%) Clojure
14 1 (0.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (25.33%) Degree
2 25 (16.67%) CCNA
2 25 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 39 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.33%) Samba
3 10 (6.67%) Docker
4 8 (5.33%) iptables
4 8 (5.33%) Postfix
4 8 (5.33%) XenServer
4 8 (5.33%) KVM
5 7 (4.67%) Xen
5 7 (4.67%) LXC
6 6 (4.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 59 (39.33%) Puppet
2 50 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (25.33%) Ansible
4 31 (20.67%) Salt
5 28 (18.67%) Nagios
6 21 (14.00%) Graphite
7 8 (5.33%) ZABBIX
8 7 (4.67%) Kibana
9 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 44 (29.33%) VMware
2 15 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (6.00%) Oracle
4 8 (5.33%) Citrix
5 6 (4.00%) SAP
6 3 (2.00%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) Terracotta
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago