The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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
South East / Kent
Rank 35 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 57 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.71% 1.27% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.95% 2.42% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 55 10 18
Median salary £50,000 £26,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
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 Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
477 578 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 56.18% 52.59% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 384 496 539
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Ruby
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Kent region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Kent

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Kent

Ruby
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Kent 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
Tunbridge Wells +27 20 £45,000 +73.07% 2
West Malling - 14 £55,000 - 1
Maidstone -5 12 £57,500 -
Dartford - 3 £35,000 - 1
Tonbridge +2 1 £62,500 -19.35%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 56 (83.58%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (82.09%) TDD
3 53 (79.10%) C#
4 52 (77.61%) .NET
4 52 (77.61%) SQL Server
4 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET
4 52 (77.61%) MVC
4 52 (77.61%) RESTful
4 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (77.61%) Node.js
4 52 (77.61%) Web Application Development
4 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 49 (73.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 46 (68.66%) OO
7 42 (62.69%) Git (software)
8 35 (52.24%) NoSQL
8 35 (52.24%) BDD
8 35 (52.24%) WCF
9 20 (29.85%) RabbitMQ
9 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (26.87%) AngularJS
10 18 (26.87%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (26.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (25.37%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (25.37%) Kibana
11 17 (25.37%) MongoDB
11 17 (25.37%) Dependency Injection
11 17 (25.37%) TeamCity
11 17 (25.37%) Kanban

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (25.37%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (14.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (11.94%) OpenStack
4 7 (10.45%) Apache
5 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.48%) Heroku
3 3 (4.48%) PaaS
4 1 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.49%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) LDAP
2 1 (1.49%) SNMP
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) VPN
2 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (77.61%) SQL Server
2 49 (73.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 35 (52.24%) NoSQL
4 17 (25.37%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.45%) MariaDB
6 3 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.48%) Redis
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (62.69%) Git (software)
2 17 (25.37%) TeamCity
3 11 (16.42%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.45%) Vagrant
5 6 (8.96%) JMeter
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
1 4 (5.97%) Games
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (80.60%) Developer
2 52 (77.61%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.37%) Messaging Developer
4 14 (20.90%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (2.99%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (2.99%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Java Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Graduate
9 1 (1.49%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Graduate Java Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Senior Unix Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Unix Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (77.61%) .NET
1 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET
1 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET MVC
1 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET Web API
1 52 (77.61%) Node.js
1 52 (77.61%) RESTful
2 35 (52.24%) WCF
3 20 (29.85%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (26.87%) AngularJS
4 18 (26.87%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (26.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 17 (25.37%) MSMQ
5 17 (25.37%) WPF
6 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
6 16 (23.88%) Code First Entity Framework
6 16 (23.88%) Entity Framework
7 6 (8.96%) LAMP
8 3 (4.48%) YAML
9 2 (2.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Social Network
2 2 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) Mac OS
2 7 (10.45%) Ubuntu
2 7 (10.45%) Windows
3 6 (8.96%) CentOS
4 3 (4.48%) AIX
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.48%) Solaris
4 3 (4.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (83.58%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (82.09%) TDD
3 52 (77.61%) MVC
3 52 (77.61%) Web Application Development
4 46 (68.66%) OO
5 35 (52.24%) BDD
6 17 (25.37%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (25.37%) Kanban
6 17 (25.37%) Multithreading
7 15 (22.39%) SDLC
8 12 (17.91%) DevOps
9 6 (8.96%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (8.96%) OOP
10 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.48%) Contingency Planning
11 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.48%) Line Management
11 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) C#
2 17 (25.37%) F#
3 10 (14.93%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) Python
4 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
4 9 (13.43%) PHP
5 4 (5.97%) Perl
6 3 (4.48%) Go
7 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) C
8 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Xen
2 3 (4.48%) NFS
2 3 (4.48%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 17 (25.37%) Kibana
1 17 (25.37%) WSUS
2 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.96%) Terraform
4 4 (5.97%) Ansible
4 4 (5.97%) Puppet
5 3 (4.48%) Packer
6 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) New Relic
3 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.49%) Splunk
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Gold
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Optimum IT
Posted: 3 days ago