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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 70 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+36 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 74 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.28% 1.82% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.53% 4.35% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 71 39 53
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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
1133 1081 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.24% 41.96% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 977 883 948
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Watford +20 21 £40,000 +14.28% 1
St Albans -12 18 £65,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 13 £42,500 - 1
Stevenage - 5 £52,500 -
Waltham Cross - 4 £70,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £70,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £55,000 -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 87 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (62.31%) Git (software)
3 79 (60.77%) TDD
4 74 (56.92%) C#
4 74 (56.92%) RESTful
5 73 (56.15%) MVC
6 71 (54.62%) BDD
7 70 (53.85%) .NET
7 70 (53.85%) ASP.NET
8 69 (53.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (53.08%) Node.js
9 68 (52.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 67 (51.54%) Web Application Development
10 67 (51.54%) SQL Server
10 67 (51.54%) WCF
11 62 (47.69%) NoSQL
11 62 (47.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 60 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
13 41 (31.54%) OO
14 37 (28.46%) Linux
15 36 (27.69%) JavaScript
16 35 (26.92%) Google
16 35 (26.92%) AngularJS
17 33 (25.38%) Entity Framework
17 33 (25.38%) .NET Framework
18 28 (21.54%) Yahoo!
18 28 (21.54%) Sony
18 28 (21.54%) BBC
18 28 (21.54%) Apple
18 28 (21.54%) Facebook

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 9 (6.92%) Apache
2 5 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.08%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.54%) WordPress
5 1 (0.77%) nginx
5 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.85%) SaaS
3 2 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) DNS
1 4 (3.08%) Firewall
1 4 (3.08%) HTTP
1 4 (3.08%) SSL
1 4 (3.08%) Wireless
2 1 (0.77%) DHCP
2 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.77%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (51.54%) SQL Server
2 62 (47.69%) NoSQL
3 60 (46.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (9.23%) MongoDB
4 12 (9.23%) MySQL
4 12 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.69%) Redis
6 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 81 (62.31%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.69%) Selenium
4 8 (6.15%) Cucumber
4 8 (6.15%) WebDriver
5 7 (5.38%) GitLab
6 5 (3.85%) Subversion
6 5 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.08%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.08%) gulp
7 4 (3.08%) RSpec
8 3 (2.31%) GoCD
8 3 (2.31%) JIRA
9 1 (0.77%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (9.23%) Music Industry
2 11 (8.46%) Games
3 10 (7.69%) Finance
4 3 (2.31%) Electronics
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (67.69%) Developer
2 65 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 28 (21.54%) Social Media Developer
4 17 (13.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (10.77%) Graduate
5 14 (10.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 14 (10.77%) Graduate Developer
5 14 (10.77%) Junior
5 14 (10.77%) Junior .NET Developer
5 14 (10.77%) Junior Developer
6 11 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (8.46%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.92%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (56.92%) RESTful
2 70 (53.85%) .NET
2 70 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 69 (53.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 69 (53.08%) Node.js
4 68 (52.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 67 (51.54%) WCF
6 62 (47.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 35 (26.92%) AngularJS
8 33 (25.38%) .NET Framework
8 33 (25.38%) Entity Framework
9 28 (21.54%) Code First Entity Framework
9 28 (21.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (19.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 24 (18.46%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (14.62%) Web Services
13 11 (8.46%) HTML
14 9 (6.92%) CSS
15 7 (5.38%) Memcached
16 6 (4.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.54%) BBC
1 28 (21.54%) Social Media
2 11 (8.46%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.31%) Smart Home
5 1 (0.77%) Clustering
5 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.46%) Linux
2 5 (3.85%) Mac OS X
2 5 (3.85%) Unix
2 5 (3.85%) Windows
3 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.77%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (60.77%) TDD
3 73 (56.15%) MVC
4 71 (54.62%) BDD
5 67 (51.54%) Web Application Development
6 41 (31.54%) OO
7 26 (20.00%) DevOps
8 25 (19.23%) Scrum
9 16 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (10.00%) Open Source
11 12 (9.23%) High Availability
12 9 (6.92%) Manual Testing
13 8 (6.15%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.15%) Software Engineering
13 8 (6.15%) Test Scripting
14 7 (5.38%) Web Development
14 7 (5.38%) Website Architecture
15 6 (4.62%) Front End Development
16 5 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 74 (56.92%) C#
2 36 (27.69%) JavaScript
3 24 (18.46%) Python
4 23 (17.69%) Java
5 15 (11.54%) Perl
6 11 (8.46%) VB
6 11 (8.46%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.62%) C++
8 5 (3.85%) F#
8 5 (3.85%) PHP
9 4 (3.08%) ES6
9 4 (3.08%) Scala
10 3 (2.31%) Go
10 3 (2.31%) Rust
10 3 (2.31%) SQL
11 2 (1.54%) C
12 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) CEH
2 1 (0.77%) CPTE
2 1 (0.77%) CREST Certified
2 1 (0.77%) HND
2 1 (0.77%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.31%) Docker
2 7 (5.38%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.77%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (17.69%) Puppet
2 15 (11.54%) Ansible
2 15 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.38%) HAProxy
4 5 (3.85%) Kibana
5 4 (3.08%) Terraform
6 3 (2.31%) Grafana
7 2 (1.54%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.54%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.77%) Nagios
8 1 (0.77%) Packer
Vendors
1 35 (26.92%) Google
2 28 (21.54%) Apple
2 28 (21.54%) Facebook
2 28 (21.54%) Sony
2 28 (21.54%) Yahoo!
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco
3 1 (0.77%) VMware
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago