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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 56 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 77 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.84% 1.45% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.40% 3.22% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 74 30 46
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
1041 933 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.87% 45.14% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 879 812 762
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 - 25 £50,000 - 1
St Albans -10 18 £65,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £42,500 - 3
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £70,000 -
Stevenage - 4 £43,750 - 2
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £55,000 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £70,000 - 1
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 93 (74.40%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (62.40%) Git (software)
3 68 (54.40%) TDD
4 66 (52.80%) C#
4 66 (52.80%) RESTful
5 65 (52.00%) MVC
6 63 (50.40%) Node.js
7 61 (48.80%) BDD
8 60 (48.00%) .NET
8 60 (48.00%) ASP.NET
9 59 (47.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 58 (46.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 57 (45.60%) WCF
11 57 (45.60%) SQL Server
11 57 (45.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 57 (45.60%) Web Application Development
12 54 (43.20%) NoSQL
12 54 (43.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 38 (30.40%) Linux
14 36 (28.80%) OO
15 34 (27.20%) Scrum
16 31 (24.80%) JavaScript
17 30 (24.00%) Google
17 30 (24.00%) .NET Framework
17 30 (24.00%) Entity Framework
18 29 (23.20%) AngularJS
19 28 (22.40%) Ruby on Rails
20 27 (21.60%) Yahoo!
20 27 (21.60%) BBC
20 27 (21.60%) Sony

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 13 (10.40%) Apache
2 4 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.60%) WordPress
4 1 (0.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.60%) SaaS
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) GitHub
4 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) DNS
2 4 (3.20%) HTTP
3 3 (2.40%) Firewall
3 3 (2.40%) SSL
3 3 (2.40%) Wireless
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.80%) DHCP
4 1 (0.80%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.80%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (45.60%) SQL Server
1 57 (45.60%) SQL Server 2014
2 54 (43.20%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (10.40%) Redis
5 11 (8.80%) MySQL
6 10 (8.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 78 (62.40%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.20%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.80%) GitLab
3 11 (8.80%) Selenium
4 8 (6.40%) Cucumber
4 8 (6.40%) WebDriver
5 7 (5.60%) Subversion
6 6 (4.80%) Bitbucket
6 6 (4.80%) gulp
7 4 (3.20%) JIRA
8 3 (2.40%) GoCD
8 3 (2.40%) RSpec
8 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.80%) Ant
9 1 (0.80%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.80%) JUnit
9 1 (0.80%) Liquibase
9 1 (0.80%) Maven
9 1 (0.80%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (8.00%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Music Industry
3 6 (4.80%) Games
4 3 (2.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 82 (65.60%) Developer
2 58 (46.40%) .NET Developer
3 27 (21.60%) Social Media Developer
4 17 (13.60%) Graduate
4 17 (13.60%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 17 (13.60%) Graduate Developer
4 17 (13.60%) Junior
4 17 (13.60%) Junior .NET Developer
4 17 (13.60%) Junior Developer
5 16 (12.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (12.80%) C# Developer
6 15 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (52.80%) RESTful
2 63 (50.40%) Node.js
3 60 (48.00%) .NET
3 60 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 59 (47.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (46.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 57 (45.60%) WCF
7 54 (43.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 30 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 30 (24.00%) Entity Framework
9 29 (23.20%) AngularJS
10 28 (22.40%) Ruby on Rails
11 27 (21.60%) Code First Entity Framework
12 23 (18.40%) Web Services
13 22 (17.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (12.80%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (9.60%) HTML
16 11 (8.80%) Memcached
17 8 (6.40%) CSS
17 8 (6.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.60%) BBC
1 27 (21.60%) Social Media
2 16 (12.80%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.40%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.40%) Linux
2 4 (3.20%) Mac OS X
2 4 (3.20%) Unix
2 4 (3.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (74.40%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (54.40%) TDD
3 65 (52.00%) MVC
4 61 (48.80%) BDD
5 57 (45.60%) Web Application Development
6 36 (28.80%) OO
7 34 (27.20%) Scrum
8 27 (21.60%) DevOps
9 22 (17.60%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (12.80%) Open Source
12 12 (9.60%) Configuration Management
12 12 (9.60%) Manual Testing
13 11 (8.80%) Website Architecture
14 10 (8.00%) High Availability
15 9 (7.20%) Software Engineering
16 8 (6.40%) Test Scripting
17 7 (5.60%) Automated Testing
17 7 (5.60%) Test Automation
18 6 (4.80%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (52.80%) C#
2 31 (24.80%) JavaScript
3 23 (18.40%) Java
4 22 (17.60%) Python
5 11 (8.80%) Perl
6 9 (7.20%) VB
6 9 (7.20%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.60%) C++
8 6 (4.80%) ES6
8 6 (4.80%) Scala
9 5 (4.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.20%) PHP
11 3 (2.40%) F#
11 3 (2.40%) Go
11 3 (2.40%) Rust
12 2 (1.60%) SQL
13 1 (0.80%) C
13 1 (0.80%) Korn
13 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (18.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.20%) Docker
2 11 (8.80%) Dovecot
3 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.80%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.80%) Postfix
4 1 (0.80%) Squid
4 1 (0.80%) vCloud
4 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (20.80%) Puppet
2 16 (12.80%) Ansible
3 15 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (8.80%) HAProxy
5 5 (4.00%) Terraform
6 4 (3.20%) Kibana
7 3 (2.40%) Grafana
8 2 (1.60%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.80%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.80%) logstash
9 1 (0.80%) Nagios
9 1 (0.80%) Packer
9 1 (0.80%) Rancher
9 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (24.00%) Google
2 27 (21.60%) Apple
2 27 (21.60%) Facebook
2 27 (21.60%) Sony
2 27 (21.60%) Yahoo!
3 2 (1.60%) Cisco
3 2 (1.60%) VMware
4 1 (0.80%) EMC
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.80%) NetApp
4 1 (0.80%) Sonatype
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 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
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago