The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 35 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 22 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.57% 3.20% 5.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.95% 5.58% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 14
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
Ruby
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
201 251 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.89% 57.44% 58.78%
Number of salaries quoted 161 217 146
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Ruby
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cheltenham region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 42 (84.00%) Python
2 34 (68.00%) Linux
3 31 (62.00%) Java
4 30 (60.00%) Telecoms
5 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (52.00%) Software Engineering
6 23 (46.00%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (44.00%) Perl
8 20 (40.00%) C#
8 20 (40.00%) REST
9 19 (38.00%) Digital Media
10 17 (34.00%) PHP
10 17 (34.00%) JIRA
11 15 (30.00%) MongoDB
12 14 (28.00%) C++
13 13 (26.00%) OOP
13 13 (26.00%) OO
13 13 (26.00%) SOAP
13 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
13 13 (26.00%) Windows
13 13 (26.00%) Hibernate
13 13 (26.00%) Spring
13 13 (26.00%) Apache Camel
14 12 (24.00%) Malware Analysis
14 12 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
14 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
14 12 (24.00%) Scrum
14 12 (24.00%) C
15 11 (22.00%) JUnit

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (22.00%) JBoss
1 11 (22.00%) Mule
1 11 (22.00%) Mule ESB
1 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.00%) Apache
3 6 (12.00%) Confluence
4 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.00%) IIS
6 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (22.00%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (22.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) DNS
3 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) SMTP
4 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (22.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.00%) MySQL
4 4 (8.00%) Big Data
4 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.00%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (4.00%) Neo4j
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) JIRA
2 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.00%) IntelliJ
2 11 (22.00%) JUnit
3 7 (14.00%) Selenium
4 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 30 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (22.00%) Electronics
2 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (22.00%) Marketing
2 11 (22.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Analyst
3 15 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Security Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 11 (22.00%) Senior Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Administrator
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) C++ Developer
9 3 (6.00%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) REST
2 13 (26.00%) Apache Camel
2 13 (26.00%) Hibernate
2 13 (26.00%) SOAP
2 13 (26.00%) Spring
3 11 (22.00%) JPA
3 11 (22.00%) JSON
3 11 (22.00%) Spring Integration
3 11 (22.00%) Spring MVC
3 11 (22.00%) Web Services
3 11 (22.00%) XML
4 9 (18.00%) HTML
4 9 (18.00%) HTML5
5 7 (14.00%) jQuery
6 5 (10.00%) LAMP
6 5 (10.00%) OpenCL
7 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.00%) CSS3
7 2 (4.00%) Kafka
7 2 (4.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Digital Media
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) VHDL
3 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.00%) PKI
3 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) Debian
6 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (46.00%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (26.00%) OO
3 13 (26.00%) OOP
4 12 (24.00%) Malware Analysis
4 12 (24.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.00%) BDD
5 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.00%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (22.00%) Integration Testing
5 11 (22.00%) Kanban
5 11 (22.00%) MVC
5 11 (22.00%) Programme Management
5 11 (22.00%) TDD
6 7 (14.00%) Computer Forensics
6 7 (14.00%) SDLC
7 5 (10.00%) Open Source
7 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) Python
2 31 (62.00%) Java
3 22 (44.00%) Perl
4 20 (40.00%) C#
5 17 (34.00%) PHP
6 14 (28.00%) C++
7 12 (24.00%) C
8 7 (14.00%) Assembly Language
9 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (12.00%) Scala
10 5 (10.00%) SQL
11 4 (8.00%) VBScript
12 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) ISEB
3 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) vSphere
3 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
1 4 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Apple
1 11 (22.00%) SAP
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £80 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago