The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 59 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.46% 1.20% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 2.14% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
Ruby
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
397 513 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.31% 55.82% 66.92%
Number of salaries quoted 374 462 514
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Ruby
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Guildford

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Guildford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 13 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) C++
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 8 (30.77%) Degree
6 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) STL
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (23.08%) MVC
7 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (23.08%) HTML
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) TDD
8 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (15.38%) UNIX
9 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 4 (15.38%) CSS
9 4 (15.38%) MySQL
10 3 (11.54%) Perl
10 3 (11.54%) PHP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (11.54%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Basecamp
1 1 (3.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 2 (7.69%) DB2
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) GCC
2 2 (7.69%) GDB
3 1 (3.85%) Capybara
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) RSpec
3 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C++ Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) STL
3 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.54%) RESTful
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (7.69%) POSIX
6 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
7 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) SCADA
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) CMMI
7 1 (3.85%) RUP
7 1 (3.85%) Information Security
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) C++
3 11 (42.31%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (11.54%) VB6
6 3 (11.54%) Perl
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) VB
7 2 (7.69%) C
7 2 (7.69%) Lua
8 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Capistrano
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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