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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 70 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 67 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.16% 1.57% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.09% 3.41% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 65 34 38
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
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
1101 998 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.86% 46.08% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 936 877 900
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 £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -3 19 £65,000 - 2
Watford - 19 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 7 £70,000 -3.44% 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 5 £42,500 -39.28%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £55,000 -
Royston +2 1 £42,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £35,000 - 2
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 97 (82.91%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (68.38%) Git (software)
3 62 (52.99%) C#
3 62 (52.99%) RESTful
3 62 (52.99%) Node.js
4 61 (52.14%) MVC
5 57 (48.72%) TDD
6 55 (47.01%) BDD
7 53 (45.30%) .NET
7 53 (45.30%) ASP.NET
8 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 51 (43.59%) Web Application Development
9 51 (43.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 51 (43.59%) WCF
9 51 (43.59%) SQL Server
10 50 (42.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 50 (42.74%) NoSQL
11 42 (35.90%) Scrum
12 37 (31.62%) OO
12 37 (31.62%) Linux
13 29 (24.79%) DevOps
14 28 (23.93%) Puppet
15 27 (23.08%) Google
16 26 (22.22%) Yahoo!
16 26 (22.22%) Degree
16 26 (22.22%) Apple
16 26 (22.22%) BBC
16 26 (22.22%) Sony
16 26 (22.22%) Social Media

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 17 (14.53%) Apache
2 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.85%) Confluence
3 1 (0.85%) nginx
3 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) GitHub
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) DNS
2 4 (3.42%) HTTP
3 3 (2.56%) Firewall
3 3 (2.56%) SSL
3 3 (2.56%) Wireless
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.85%) DHCP
4 1 (0.85%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.85%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (43.59%) SQL Server
1 51 (43.59%) SQL Server 2014
2 50 (42.74%) NoSQL
3 16 (13.68%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (12.82%) Redis
5 7 (5.98%) MySQL
6 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 80 (68.38%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.82%) GitLab
3 12 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.40%) Selenium
5 9 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 9 (7.69%) gulp
6 8 (6.84%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.84%) Subversion
6 8 (6.84%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.42%) JIRA
8 3 (2.56%) GoCD
9 1 (0.85%) Ant
9 1 (0.85%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.85%) JUnit
9 1 (0.85%) Liquibase
9 1 (0.85%) Maven
9 1 (0.85%) RSpec
9 1 (0.85%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Electronics
2 3 (2.56%) Games
2 3 (2.56%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 72 (61.54%) Developer
2 52 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 26 (22.22%) Social Media Developer
4 20 (17.09%) Junior
4 20 (17.09%) Junior Developer
5 19 (16.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (16.24%) C# Developer
5 19 (16.24%) Graduate
5 19 (16.24%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 19 (16.24%) Graduate Developer
5 19 (16.24%) Junior .NET Developer
6 18 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Graduate C# Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 18 (15.38%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (52.99%) Node.js
1 62 (52.99%) RESTful
2 53 (45.30%) .NET
2 53 (45.30%) ASP.NET
3 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 51 (43.59%) WCF
5 50 (42.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 25 (21.37%) .NET Framework
6 25 (21.37%) Entity Framework
6 25 (21.37%) Ruby on Rails
7 24 (20.51%) Code First Entity Framework
8 22 (18.80%) AngularJS
8 22 (18.80%) Web Services
9 16 (13.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (12.82%) Memcached
11 14 (11.97%) HTML
12 10 (8.55%) HTML5
12 10 (8.55%) jQuery
13 9 (7.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) BBC
1 26 (22.22%) Social Media
2 18 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.56%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.62%) Linux
2 4 (3.42%) Unix
3 3 (2.56%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (82.91%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (52.14%) MVC
3 57 (48.72%) TDD
4 55 (47.01%) BDD
5 51 (43.59%) Web Application Development
6 42 (35.90%) Scrum
7 37 (31.62%) OO
8 29 (24.79%) DevOps
9 24 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 23 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (17.09%) Open Source
12 16 (13.68%) Configuration Management
13 15 (12.82%) Website Architecture
14 13 (11.11%) Manual Testing
15 12 (10.26%) Software Engineering
16 9 (7.69%) OOP
16 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
17 8 (6.84%) Automated Testing
17 8 (6.84%) Test Automation
17 8 (6.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 62 (52.99%) C#
2 24 (20.51%) Java
2 24 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.66%) Python
4 10 (8.55%) C++
5 9 (7.69%) ES6
5 9 (7.69%) Perl
5 9 (7.69%) Scala
6 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.56%) Go
7 3 (2.56%) PHP
7 3 (2.56%) Rust
7 3 (2.56%) VB
7 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) F#
8 1 (0.85%) Korn
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.82%) Dovecot
2 12 (10.26%) Docker
3 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.85%) Postfix
4 1 (0.85%) Squid
4 1 (0.85%) vCloud
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (23.93%) Puppet
2 15 (12.82%) HAProxy
3 14 (11.97%) Ansible
4 12 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.27%) Terraform
6 3 (2.56%) Grafana
7 2 (1.71%) Kibana
8 1 (0.85%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.85%) logstash
8 1 (0.85%) Nagios
8 1 (0.85%) Packer
8 1 (0.85%) Rancher
8 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) Google
2 26 (22.22%) Apple
2 26 (22.22%) Facebook
2 26 (22.22%) Sony
2 26 (22.22%) Yahoo!
3 2 (1.71%) Cisco
3 2 (1.71%) VMware
4 1 (0.85%) EMC
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.85%) NetApp
4 1 (0.85%) Sonatype
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago