The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 109 91 129
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +38
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 37 53 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.71% 2.61% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 5.16% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 5
Average salary £65,000 £57,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
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
939 1028 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.41% 50.59% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 803 777 862
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +11 27 £65,000 - 3
Potters Bar - 2 £55,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £42,500 -
Watford -8 1 - -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 69 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 55 (65.48%) BDD
3 55 (65.48%) TDD
4 54 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 52 (61.90%) C#
6 51 (60.71%) .NET
6 51 (60.71%) ASP.NET
6 51 (60.71%) MVC
6 51 (60.71%) NoSQL
6 51 (60.71%) Node.js
7 47 (55.95%) WCF
8 46 (54.76%) RESTful
8 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (54.76%) Web Application Development
8 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 46 (54.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 32 (38.10%) Google
10 31 (36.90%) OO
11 25 (29.76%) BBC
11 25 (29.76%) Sony
11 25 (29.76%) Apple
11 25 (29.76%) Yahoo!
11 25 (29.76%) Facebook
11 25 (29.76%) Social Media
12 22 (26.19%) Degree
13 20 (23.81%) .NET Framework
14 19 (22.62%) Python
15 18 (21.43%) Scrum

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 51 (60.71%) Node.js
2 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.57%) CMS
4 2 (2.38%) JBoss
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) WordPress
5 1 (1.19%) Drupal
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.38%) GitHub
3 2 (2.38%) IaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) DNS
2 2 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 51 (60.71%) NoSQL
3 46 (54.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.95%) RavenDB
6 4 (4.76%) MySQL
7 2 (2.38%) Big Data
7 2 (2.38%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.19%) DB2
8 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 63 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Subversion
3 9 (10.71%) Selenium
4 8 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 7 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 7 (8.33%) JMeter
5 7 (8.33%) LoadRunner
6 6 (7.14%) JIRA
7 5 (5.95%) Ant
8 4 (4.76%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.38%) Hudson
9 2 (2.38%) JUnit
9 2 (2.38%) Maven
10 1 (1.19%) Calabash
10 1 (1.19%) Capybara
10 1 (1.19%) RSpec
10 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.71%) Games
2 7 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (64.29%) Developer
2 48 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 25 (29.76%) Social Media Developer
4 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (20.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (20.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (20.24%) C# Developer
5 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Graduate C# Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Graduate Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Junior .NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (60.71%) .NET
1 51 (60.71%) ASP.NET
2 47 (55.95%) WCF
3 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 46 (54.76%) RESTful
4 20 (23.81%) .NET Framework
5 17 (20.24%) HTML
6 15 (17.86%) Entity Framework
7 10 (11.90%) JSON
8 8 (9.52%) Web Services
8 8 (9.52%) XML
9 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.33%) jQuery
10 5 (5.95%) CSS
10 5 (5.95%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (5.95%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (5.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (4.76%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.76%) BBC
1 25 (29.76%) Social Media
2 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (2.38%) CoreOS
3 2 (2.38%) Debian
3 2 (2.38%) FreeBSD
3 2 (2.38%) OpenBSD
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) AIX
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (65.48%) BDD
2 55 (65.48%) TDD
3 51 (60.71%) MVC
4 46 (54.76%) Web Application Development
5 31 (36.90%) OO
6 18 (21.43%) Scrum
7 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 12 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 11 (13.10%) Automated Testing
9 10 (11.90%) DevOps
10 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.33%) ATDD
11 7 (8.33%) Automation Testing
11 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
11 7 (8.33%) Performance Testing
11 7 (8.33%) Test Strategy
11 7 (8.33%) Validation
12 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.90%) C#
2 19 (22.62%) Python
3 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.48%) Java
5 10 (11.90%) Perl
6 7 (8.33%) SQL
7 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.95%) PHP
8 3 (3.57%) Apple Swift
8 3 (3.57%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.19%) VB
10 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) ISEB
2 7 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) Puppet
2 10 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.95%) Ansible
4 2 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Google
2 25 (29.76%) Apple
2 25 (29.76%) Facebook
2 25 (29.76%) Sony
2 25 (29.76%) Yahoo!
3 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle
5 2 (2.38%) Splunk
6 1 (1.19%) hybris
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago