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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 99 124 121
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 35 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.71% 1.49% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 3.13% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 35
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
871 1152 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.57% 47.62% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 735 968 1106
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +21 17 £65,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £46,500 - 1
Watford +21 2 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £42,500 -
Stevenage -9 1 £62,500 +31.57%
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 54 (72.00%) Git (software)
2 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (64.00%) MVC
4 46 (61.33%) C#
4 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
5 45 (60.00%) .NET
5 45 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 44 (58.67%) TDD
7 43 (57.33%) BDD
8 42 (56.00%) WCF
9 41 (54.67%) NoSQL
9 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (54.67%) RESTful
9 41 (54.67%) Node.js
9 41 (54.67%) Web Application Development
9 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 41 (54.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 30 (40.00%) Google
11 25 (33.33%) Yahoo!
11 25 (33.33%) Social Media
11 25 (33.33%) Puppet
11 25 (33.33%) BBC
11 25 (33.33%) Sony
11 25 (33.33%) Apple
11 25 (33.33%) OO
11 25 (33.33%) Facebook
12 21 (28.00%) DevOps
12 21 (28.00%) Configuration Management
13 20 (26.67%) Linux

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 15 (20.00%) Apache
2 10 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) Drupal
4 1 (1.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
1 1 (1.33%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.67%) GitHub
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Firewall
2 9 (12.00%) BIG-IP
2 9 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (12.00%) SSL
2 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
2 41 (54.67%) NoSQL
2 41 (54.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (21.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.00%) Redis
5 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.33%) DB2
7 1 (1.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (72.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.00%) GitLab
3 4 (5.33%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.33%) Ant
6 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
1 9 (12.00%) Financial Institution
2 8 (10.67%) Games
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (70.67%) Developer
2 45 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 25 (33.33%) Social Media Developer
4 16 (21.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (21.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (21.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (21.33%) C# Developer
5 14 (18.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Junior
7 11 (14.67%) Junior Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Graduate
8 10 (13.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Graduate C# Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.00%) .NET
1 45 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 42 (56.00%) WCF
3 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 41 (54.67%) Node.js
3 41 (54.67%) RESTful
4 12 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (16.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 12 (16.00%) Entity Framework
5 9 (12.00%) LAPP Stack
5 9 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (10.67%) CSS
6 8 (10.67%) HTML
7 5 (6.67%) Memcached
7 5 (6.67%) Web Services
8 4 (5.33%) Django
8 4 (5.33%) HTML5
8 4 (5.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) BBC
1 25 (33.33%) Social Media
2 11 (14.67%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (12.00%) Clustering
3 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) CoreOS
3 2 (2.67%) Debian
3 2 (2.67%) FreeBSD
3 2 (2.67%) OpenBSD
3 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.33%) AIX
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (64.00%) MVC
3 44 (58.67%) TDD
4 43 (57.33%) BDD
5 41 (54.67%) Web Application Development
6 25 (33.33%) OO
7 21 (28.00%) Configuration Management
7 21 (28.00%) DevOps
8 9 (12.00%) Business Process Improvement
8 9 (12.00%) Change Control
8 9 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
8 9 (12.00%) High Availability
8 9 (12.00%) Human Resource Management
8 9 (12.00%) Process Improvement
8 9 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Scrum
10 7 (9.33%) Open Source
11 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 46 (61.33%) C#
2 19 (25.33%) Python
3 17 (22.67%) Perl
4 14 (18.67%) Java
5 13 (17.33%) Bash Shell
6 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.33%) SQL
7 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.00%) VB
9 1 (1.33%) C
9 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 9 (12.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) ISO 8583
1 9 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Dovecot
2 2 (2.67%) Ceph
2 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (33.33%) Puppet
2 9 (12.00%) Salt
3 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.00%) HAProxy
5 3 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Google
2 25 (33.33%) Apple
2 25 (33.33%) Facebook
2 25 (33.33%) Sony
2 25 (33.33%) Yahoo!
3 9 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.33%) hybris
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago