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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 77 100 101
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 43 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.37% 0.89% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 1.47% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 7
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,550 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
925 954 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.96% 60.65% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 779 885 809
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 £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 69 (73.40%) Python
2 49 (52.13%) Java
3 43 (45.74%) C#
4 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
5 29 (30.85%) Perl
6 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (29.79%) Software Engineering
6 28 (29.79%) Degree
7 27 (28.72%) Scrum
7 27 (28.72%) PHP
7 27 (28.72%) .NET
8 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
8 25 (26.60%) TDD
9 24 (25.53%) SQL
10 23 (24.47%) Linux
10 23 (24.47%) BDD
11 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
12 20 (21.28%) Selenium
13 19 (20.21%) SaaS
13 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
13 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET
14 18 (19.15%) C++
14 18 (19.15%) OO
14 18 (19.15%) Telecoms
14 18 (19.15%) Big Data
15 17 (18.09%) jQuery
15 17 (18.09%) Windows
16 16 (17.02%) MySQL
16 16 (17.02%) MVC
16 16 (17.02%) WCF

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (13.83%) Node.js
2 7 (7.45%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.26%) Apache
4 3 (3.19%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.06%) nginx
5 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Office
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.21%) SaaS
2 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) HTTP
2 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) IPv6
4 1 (1.06%) LDAP
4 1 (1.06%) LAN
4 1 (1.06%) WAN
4 1 (1.06%) IPsec
4 1 (1.06%) VLAN
4 1 (1.06%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) OSPF
4 1 (1.06%) BGP
4 1 (1.06%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.06%) VPN
4 1 (1.06%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
3 18 (19.15%) Big Data
4 16 (17.02%) MySQL
5 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.38%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.13%) Hazelcast
9 2 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.06%) Redis
10 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Selenium
2 16 (17.02%) Cucumber
3 14 (14.89%) FitNesse
3 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.64%) WebDriver
5 8 (8.51%) SpecFlow
6 7 (7.45%) WATIR
6 7 (7.45%) JMeter
7 6 (6.38%) NUnit
7 6 (6.38%) CruiseControl
7 6 (6.38%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (6.38%) Moq
7 6 (6.38%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.26%) Ranorex
9 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.13%) Hudson
10 2 (2.13%) WatiN
10 2 (2.13%) JIRA
10 2 (2.13%) Subversion
11 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 18 (19.15%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.70%) Finance
3 7 (7.45%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.45%) Electronics
3 7 (7.45%) Marketing
4 6 (6.38%) Retail
5 5 (5.32%) Games
5 5 (5.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (32.98%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Software Engineer
3 13 (13.83%) Tester
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.64%) .NET Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) QA Tester
7 8 (8.51%) Automation Tester
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Automation Tester
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Tester
8 7 (7.45%) Senior QA Tester
8 7 (7.45%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (5.32%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Database Designer
10 5 (5.32%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.72%) .NET
2 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET
3 17 (18.09%) jQuery
4 16 (17.02%) WCF
5 15 (15.96%) RESTful
6 13 (13.83%) CSS
6 13 (13.83%) HTML
6 13 (13.83%) Web Services
7 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (11.70%) STL
8 11 (11.70%) ATL
9 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (7.45%) SOAP
10 7 (7.45%) HTML5
10 7 (7.45%) Silverlight
10 7 (7.45%) LAMP
11 6 (6.38%) MSMQ
11 6 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (6.38%) Gherkin
12 5 (5.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Open Source
2 12 (12.77%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.57%) BBC
3 9 (9.57%) Social Media
3 9 (9.57%) Digital Media
4 7 (7.45%) DTV
5 5 (5.32%) Data Integration
5 5 (5.32%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.19%) Physics
6 3 (3.19%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.06%) W3C
8 1 (1.06%) Wiki
8 1 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) Linux
2 17 (18.09%) Windows
3 12 (12.77%) UNIX
4 9 (9.57%) CentOS
5 7 (7.45%) Fedora
6 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.06%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (29.79%) Software Engineering
2 27 (28.72%) Scrum
3 25 (26.60%) TDD
4 23 (24.47%) BDD
5 18 (19.15%) OO
6 16 (17.02%) MVC
6 16 (17.02%) Automated Testing
7 14 (14.89%) E-Commerce
7 14 (14.89%) Test Automation
8 9 (9.57%) Web Application Development
9 8 (8.51%) Test Strategy
9 8 (8.51%) Kanban
10 7 (7.45%) Automation Testing
10 7 (7.45%) OOP
10 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.45%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (7.45%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.38%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 69 (73.40%) Python
2 49 (52.13%) Java
3 43 (45.74%) C#
4 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
5 29 (30.85%) Perl
6 27 (28.72%) PHP
7 24 (25.53%) SQL
8 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
9 18 (19.15%) C++
10 15 (15.96%) C
11 13 (13.83%) Lisp
12 8 (8.51%) PHP5
13 2 (2.13%) Groovy
13 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.06%) Scala
14 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (1.06%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 28 (29.79%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.02%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.06%) Postfix
2 1 (1.06%) XenServer
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Samba
2 1 (1.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Puppet
2 3 (3.19%) ZABBIX
2 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.13%) Nagios
3 2 (2.13%) logstash
4 1 (1.06%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.06%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.06%) YUM
4 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Red Hat
2 9 (9.57%) Apple
2 9 (9.57%) Sony
2 9 (9.57%) Yahoo!
2 9 (9.57%) Google
2 9 (9.57%) Facebook
3 7 (7.45%) SAP
4 5 (5.32%) VMware
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle
5 2 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) Empirix
6 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.06%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.06%) Zend
6 1 (1.06%) Sencha
6 1 (1.06%) Splunk
6 1 (1.06%) IBM
6 1 (1.06%) Compuware
6 1 (1.06%) HP
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £28500 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago