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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South East / Kent
Rank 49 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 36 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.43% 0.47% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.43% 0.90% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 26
Median salary £55,000 £26,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+111.53% -40.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £26,000 £45,000
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 Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
427 553 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.59% 52.12% 58.36%
Number of salaries quoted 349 486 575
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 January 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 22 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
Maidstone -5 13 £57,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +30 11 £45,000 +73.07% 2
West Malling - 9 £55,000 - 1
Chatham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kent region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 42 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (89.13%) TDD
3 39 (84.78%) MVC
3 39 (84.78%) Node.js
4 38 (82.61%) RESTful
4 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (82.61%) Web Application Development
4 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 38 (82.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 38 (82.61%) C#
4 38 (82.61%) SQL Server
4 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET
4 38 (82.61%) .NET
5 33 (71.74%) OO
6 27 (58.70%) NoSQL
7 26 (56.52%) Git (software)
8 23 (50.00%) WCF
8 23 (50.00%) BDD
9 18 (39.13%) MongoDB
9 18 (39.13%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (39.13%) AngularJS
9 18 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (39.13%) Kanban
10 17 (36.96%) RabbitMQ
10 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (32.61%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (32.61%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (32.61%) Kibana
11 15 (32.61%) F#

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 15 (32.61%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Heroku
3 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (82.61%) SQL Server
1 38 (82.61%) SQL Server 2014
2 27 (58.70%) NoSQL
3 18 (39.13%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (10.87%) MariaDB
5 4 (8.70%) MySQL
6 3 (6.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (56.52%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) Bower
4 1 (2.17%) git-flow
4 1 (2.17%) JMeter
4 1 (2.17%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (6.52%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 38 (82.61%) .NET Developer
3 15 (32.61%) Messaging Developer
4 9 (19.57%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Junior
7 1 (2.17%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (2.17%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (84.78%) Node.js
2 38 (82.61%) .NET
2 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET
2 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC
2 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET Web API
2 38 (82.61%) RESTful
3 23 (50.00%) WCF
4 18 (39.13%) AngularJS
4 18 (39.13%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 17 (36.96%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (32.61%) MSMQ
6 15 (32.61%) WPF
7 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
7 12 (26.09%) Code First Entity Framework
7 12 (26.09%) Entity Framework
8 4 (8.70%) JSON
9 2 (4.35%) LAMP
9 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
1 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
1 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (89.13%) TDD
3 39 (84.78%) MVC
4 38 (82.61%) Web Application Development
5 33 (71.74%) OO
6 23 (50.00%) BDD
7 18 (39.13%) Kanban
8 15 (32.61%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (32.61%) Multithreading
9 9 (19.57%) SDLC
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.87%) DevOps
11 4 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (6.52%) Continuous Deployment
12 3 (6.52%) Scrum
13 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (4.35%) OOP
13 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
14 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
14 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) C#
2 15 (32.61%) F#
3 4 (8.70%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.35%) Go
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 15 (32.61%) Kibana
1 15 (32.61%) WSUS
2 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Packer
3 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) New Relic
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidstone, Kent
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
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Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
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