The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 81 99 113
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 55 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.75% 2.29% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 4.59% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 30
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -26.92%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Ruby
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
985 1199 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.20% 49.81% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1083 869
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +17 25 £65,000 - 2
Royston -2 8 £42,500 -
Watford +16 7 £55,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £62,500 - 1
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 77 (85.56%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (76.67%) Git (software)
3 53 (58.89%) MVC
3 53 (58.89%) C#
3 53 (58.89%) RESTful
3 53 (58.89%) Node.js
4 47 (52.22%) BDD
4 47 (52.22%) TDD
5 46 (51.11%) .NET
5 46 (51.11%) SQL Server
5 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET
5 46 (51.11%) NoSQL
5 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (51.11%) WCF
5 46 (51.11%) Web Application Development
5 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 46 (51.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 33 (36.67%) OO
7 30 (33.33%) Scrum
8 27 (30.00%) DevOps
9 26 (28.89%) Facebook
9 26 (28.89%) BBC
9 26 (28.89%) Sony
9 26 (28.89%) Apple
9 26 (28.89%) Yahoo!
9 26 (28.89%) Google
9 26 (28.89%) Social Media
9 26 (28.89%) Puppet
10 22 (24.44%) Configuration Management

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (24.44%) Apache
2 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) SaaS
2 6 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) GitHub
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) BIG-IP
1 6 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (6.67%) Firewall
1 6 (6.67%) SSL
1 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.11%) DNS
2 1 (1.11%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.11%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (51.11%) NoSQL
1 46 (51.11%) SQL Server
1 46 (51.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 20 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (15.56%) Redis
4 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.11%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 69 (76.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.67%) GitLab
3 7 (7.78%) Bitbucket
3 7 (7.78%) gulp
4 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.56%) Subversion
6 3 (3.33%) Selenium
7 1 (1.11%) Ant
7 1 (1.11%) JIRA
7 1 (1.11%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.11%) JUnit
7 1 (1.11%) Liquibase
7 1 (1.11%) Maven
7 1 (1.11%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
1 6 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (61.11%) Developer
2 46 (51.11%) .NET Developer
3 26 (28.89%) Social Media Developer
4 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 16 (17.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (17.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 16 (17.78%) Junior
4 16 (17.78%) Junior Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Graduate
5 15 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (58.89%) Node.js
1 53 (58.89%) RESTful
2 46 (51.11%) .NET
2 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET
2 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 46 (51.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 46 (51.11%) WCF
3 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
3 16 (17.78%) Code First Entity Framework
3 16 (17.78%) Entity Framework
3 16 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (16.67%) Web Services
5 14 (15.56%) Memcached
6 8 (8.89%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (7.78%) Backbone.js
7 7 (7.78%) HTML5
7 7 (7.78%) lodash
7 7 (7.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.89%) BBC
1 26 (28.89%) Social Media
2 15 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Linux
2 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (85.56%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (58.89%) MVC
3 47 (52.22%) BDD
3 47 (52.22%) TDD
4 46 (51.11%) Web Application Development
5 33 (36.67%) OO
6 30 (33.33%) Scrum
7 27 (30.00%) DevOps
8 22 (24.44%) Configuration Management
9 20 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (15.56%) Website Architecture
12 10 (11.11%) Open Source
13 8 (8.89%) Automated Testing
14 7 (7.78%) High Availability
14 7 (7.78%) OOP
14 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
14 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
15 6 (6.67%) Process Improvement
15 6 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.89%) C#
2 21 (23.33%) Java
3 19 (21.11%) Python
4 11 (12.22%) Perl
5 8 (8.89%) C++
5 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.78%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.78%) ES6
6 7 (7.78%) Scala
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) Korn
7 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) QA
2 6 (6.67%) ISO 8583
2 6 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (15.56%) Dovecot
2 6 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (1.11%) Postfix
3 1 (1.11%) Squid
3 1 (1.11%) vCloud
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (28.89%) Puppet
2 15 (16.67%) HAProxy
3 6 (6.67%) Ansible
3 6 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.67%) Salt
4 2 (2.22%) Terraform
5 1 (1.11%) Kibana
5 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.11%) logstash
5 1 (1.11%) Packer
5 1 (1.11%) Rancher
5 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (28.89%) Apple
1 26 (28.89%) Facebook
1 26 (28.89%) Google
1 26 (28.89%) Sony
1 26 (28.89%) Yahoo!
2 6 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco
3 1 (1.11%) EMC
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.11%) NetApp
3 1 (1.11%) Sonatype
3 1 (1.11%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago