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 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 75 78 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.29% 1.56% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 2.60% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 14
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £50,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
419 539 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 60.72% 59.96% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 387 462 414
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 9 (64.29%) Node.js
4 8 (57.14%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 6 (42.86%) RESTful
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 4 (28.57%) Java
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 4 (28.57%) Python
9 3 (21.43%) OOP
9 3 (21.43%) Perl
9 3 (21.43%) PHP
9 3 (21.43%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) CSS
9 3 (21.43%) Yii

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (64.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (21.43%) Symfony
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) Yii
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) PHP5
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) VB6
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle