The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 46 74 94
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 37 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.40% 0.86% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.75% 1.43% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 3
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
548 490 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 65.16% 60.34% 57.42%
Number of salaries quoted 469 449 644
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £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 Gloucestershire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 14 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucester - 9 £45,000 -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 46 (68.66%) Linux
2 43 (64.18%) Python
3 38 (56.72%) C++
4 36 (53.73%) C#
5 29 (43.28%) MVC
6 28 (41.79%) TDD
7 26 (38.81%) Scrum
8 25 (37.31%) Security Cleared
8 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
9 24 (35.82%) HTML
9 24 (35.82%) jQuery
10 22 (32.84%) Software Engineering
10 22 (32.84%) Java
10 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
11 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
12 20 (29.85%) C
12 20 (29.85%) SC Cleared
13 18 (26.87%) Bash Shell
14 17 (25.37%) Degree
14 17 (25.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 17 (25.37%) Perl
14 17 (25.37%) STL
15 16 (23.88%) .NET
15 16 (23.88%) HTML5
15 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (23.88%) Multithreading
16 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
16 15 (22.39%) IPv4
16 15 (22.39%) IPv6
16 15 (22.39%) GCC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (19.40%) Node.js
2 7 (10.45%) Apache
3 5 (7.46%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
2 15 (22.39%) IPv4
2 15 (22.39%) IPv6
3 5 (7.46%) Internet
3 5 (7.46%) DNS
3 5 (7.46%) LDAP
3 5 (7.46%) SMTP
3 5 (7.46%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.40%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) GCC
1 15 (22.39%) GDB
2 14 (20.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) Selenium
3 3 (4.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.48%) JMeter
3 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.48%) Ranorex
4 2 (2.99%) WATIR
4 2 (2.99%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.99%) TestComplete
4 2 (2.99%) WatiN
5 1 (1.49%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.49%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (11.94%) Advertising
2 7 (10.45%) Aerospace
3 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) C++ Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Software Engineer
4 13 (19.40%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Tester
6 5 (7.46%) Junior
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Junior Software Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Graduate
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.48%) QA Tester
8 3 (4.48%) QA Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.99%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) HTML
1 24 (35.82%) jQuery
2 17 (25.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 17 (25.37%) STL
3 16 (23.88%) .NET
3 16 (23.88%) HTML5
4 14 (20.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET
5 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (19.40%) RESTful
5 13 (19.40%) WCF
5 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (11.94%) CSS
6 8 (11.94%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.96%) EJB
7 6 (8.96%) J2EE
7 6 (8.96%) Web Services
7 6 (8.96%) XML
7 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.96%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
2 13 (19.40%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.96%) Digital Media
4 5 (7.46%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.46%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 46 (68.66%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) CentOS
3 6 (8.96%) UNIX
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.48%) Windows
6 1 (1.49%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) MVC
2 28 (41.79%) TDD
3 26 (38.81%) Scrum
4 22 (32.84%) Software Engineering
5 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (23.88%) Multithreading
6 15 (22.39%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (19.40%) BDD
7 13 (19.40%) Web Application Development
8 8 (11.94%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.96%) Computer Forensics
10 6 (8.96%) UML
10 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.96%) Software Architecture
11 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.46%) Regression Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Information Security
11 5 (7.46%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.48%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) Python
2 38 (56.72%) C++
3 36 (53.73%) C#
4 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
5 22 (32.84%) Java
6 20 (29.85%) C
7 18 (26.87%) Bash Shell
8 17 (25.37%) Perl
9 10 (14.93%) Assembly Language
10 7 (10.45%) PHP
11 5 (7.46%) SQL
11 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Security Cleared
2 20 (29.85%) SC Cleared
3 17 (25.37%) Degree
4 5 (7.46%) ISEB
4 5 (7.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) qmail
2 5 (7.46%) NFS
2 5 (7.46%) Squid
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Facebook
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) NetApp
3 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.45%) VMware
4 6 (8.96%) JBoss
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.46%) Twitter
6 3 (4.48%) HP
Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Required IT
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago