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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 71 76 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +36
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 58 52 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.10% 3.04% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.91% 4.87% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 1
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
982 1067 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.43% 62.29% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 856 974 744
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 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (53.54%) C#
3 52 (52.53%) Python
4 43 (43.43%) .NET
5 42 (42.42%) TDD
5 42 (42.42%) BDD
6 40 (40.40%) OO
7 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
8 36 (36.36%) Java
9 35 (35.35%) WCF
10 34 (34.34%) RESTful
11 31 (31.31%) Scrum
12 27 (27.27%) PHP
12 27 (27.27%) E-Commerce
13 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
13 26 (26.26%) Software Engineering
13 26 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
14 25 (25.25%) Cucumber
14 25 (25.25%) MVC
15 24 (24.24%) NoSQL
16 23 (23.23%) Web Services
17 22 (22.22%) Linux
17 22 (22.22%) OOP
17 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
17 22 (22.22%) Automated Testing
17 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
18 21 (21.21%) Degree
19 20 (20.20%) SpecFlow
19 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (19.19%) Node.js
2 7 (7.07%) Apache
2 7 (7.07%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.05%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.03%) nginx
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
5 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.01%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.01%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.17%) SaaS
3 6 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Internet
2 5 (5.05%) HTTP
3 1 (1.01%) Network Security
3 1 (1.01%) IPsec
3 1 (1.01%) Firewall
3 1 (1.01%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.01%) OSPF
3 1 (1.01%) BGP
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) VPN
3 1 (1.01%) IPv6
3 1 (1.01%) LAN
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 24 (24.24%) NoSQL
3 18 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (17.17%) MySQL
5 16 (16.16%) Big Data
6 13 (13.13%) Hadoop
7 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
9 5 (5.05%) MongoDB
9 5 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.03%) Hazelcast
10 3 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.01%) Redis
12 1 (1.01%) MariaDB
12 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Cucumber
2 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 20 (20.20%) SpecFlow
4 18 (18.18%) NUnit
4 18 (18.18%) CruiseControl
4 18 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (18.18%) Moq
4 18 (18.18%) TeamCity
5 10 (10.10%) Selenium
6 8 (8.08%) WebDriver
6 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.04%) JMeter
7 4 (4.04%) WATIR
7 4 (4.04%) FitNesse
8 3 (3.03%) Hudson
8 3 (3.03%) Subversion
9 2 (2.02%) Ant
9 2 (2.02%) Maven
10 1 (1.01%) TestComplete
General
1 14 (14.14%) Games
2 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.08%) Finance
4 5 (5.05%) Marketing
4 5 (5.05%) Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Retail
5 4 (4.04%) Electronics
5 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (43.43%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) Software Engineer
3 17 (17.17%) .NET Developer
4 11 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.08%) Technical Team Leader
5 8 (8.08%) .NET Team Leader
6 6 (6.06%) Tester
6 6 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) Designer
9 3 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.43%) .NET
2 35 (35.35%) WCF
3 34 (34.34%) RESTful
4 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
5 23 (23.23%) Web Services
6 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (19.19%) SOAP
9 18 (18.18%) MSMQ
9 18 (18.18%) Gherkin
10 14 (14.14%) jQuery
10 14 (14.14%) REST
11 13 (13.13%) ActiveMQ
12 12 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (10.10%) CSS
14 9 (9.09%) .NET Framework
15 8 (8.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 8 (8.08%) NHibernate
16 7 (7.07%) ATL
16 7 (7.07%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) BBC
1 16 (16.16%) Social Media
2 9 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.09%) Open Source
3 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Data Integration
4 5 (5.05%) Online Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.05%) Physics
4 5 (5.05%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.05%) Device Driver
4 5 (5.05%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.04%) DTV
6 1 (1.01%) Derivative
6 1 (1.01%) Wiki
6 1 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.01%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.22%) Linux
2 15 (15.15%) Windows
3 10 (10.10%) CentOS
4 8 (8.08%) Fedora
5 7 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.07%) UNIX
6 4 (4.04%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.02%) Debian
8 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (42.42%) TDD
2 42 (42.42%) BDD
3 40 (40.40%) OO
4 31 (31.31%) Scrum
5 27 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 26 (26.26%) Software Engineering
7 25 (25.25%) MVC
8 22 (22.22%) OOP
8 22 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 18 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (18.18%) OOD
10 16 (16.16%) Web Application Development
11 13 (13.13%) Kanban
12 11 (11.11%) MapReduce
13 10 (10.10%) Workflow
14 9 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (7.07%) DevOps
15 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
16 6 (6.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.54%) C#
2 52 (52.53%) Python
3 36 (36.36%) Java
4 27 (27.27%) PHP
5 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 19 (19.19%) C++
7 16 (16.16%) Perl
8 14 (14.14%) C
9 13 (13.13%) Lisp
10 10 (10.10%) SQL
11 9 (9.09%) Bash Shell
12 8 (8.08%) PHP5
13 3 (3.03%) Groovy
14 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
15 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
15 1 (1.01%) ECMAScript
15 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
15 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.01%) Postfix
2 1 (1.01%) XenServer
2 1 (1.01%) Varnish
2 1 (1.01%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Puppet
2 6 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.05%) ZABBIX
4 4 (4.04%) Nagios
5 2 (2.02%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.02%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.02%) Zenoss
5 2 (2.02%) logstash
6 1 (1.01%) Ansible
6 1 (1.01%) Icinga
6 1 (1.01%) Munin
6 1 (1.01%) YUM
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Apple
1 16 (16.16%) Sony
1 16 (16.16%) Facebook
1 16 (16.16%) Yahoo!
1 16 (16.16%) Google
2 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.04%) SAP
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) VMware
4 1 (1.01%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.01%) Zend
4 1 (1.01%) Percona
4 1 (1.01%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.01%) New Relic
4 1 (1.01%) Sencha
4 1 (1.01%) Splunk
4 1 (1.01%) IBM
4 1 (1.01%) Compuware
4 1 (1.01%) HP
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