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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 69 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.50% 0.96% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 1.91% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 15
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £34,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
409 262 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 55.95% 50.19% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 368 250 337
Average salary £45,000 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.80% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Guildford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Cyber Security
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) STL
6 3 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) Liferay
6 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (25.00%) RSpec
6 3 (25.00%) Capybara
6 3 (25.00%) User Experience
6 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (25.00%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) CA
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) Liferay
1 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) RSpec
1 3 (25.00%) Capybara
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) GCC
2 1 (8.33%) GDB
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) STL
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) POSIX
4 1 (8.33%) XHTML
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Cyber Security
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) OWASP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 2 (16.67%) Lua
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) CA
1 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) BT