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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 58 61 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 28 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.88% 3.86% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.26% 6.39% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 16
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.68%
Ruby
South East

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
447 657 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.99% 60.33% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 399 596 534
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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
Tunbridge Wells +14 12 £25,000 -37.50%
Chatham - 8 £50,000 - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 38 (66.67%) TDD
2 29 (50.88%) MVC
3 28 (49.12%) Git (software)
4 27 (47.37%) NoSQL
4 27 (47.37%) Node.js
5 25 (43.86%) Bash Shell
5 25 (43.86%) Cloud Foundry
5 25 (43.86%) Python
6 22 (38.60%) DevOps
7 21 (36.84%) Web Application Development
7 21 (36.84%) BDD
8 20 (35.09%) RESTful
8 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (35.09%) .NET Framework
8 20 (35.09%) C#
8 20 (35.09%) .NET
8 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
8 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET
8 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (35.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 19 (33.33%) Java
9 19 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (28.07%) Linux
11 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (28.07%) Puppet
11 16 (28.07%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (26.32%) Vagrant

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 25 (43.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 11 (19.30%) OpenStack
4 9 (15.79%) CMS
5 2 (3.51%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (26.32%) SoftLayer
3 14 (24.56%) Sumo Logic
4 10 (17.54%) PaaS
5 3 (5.26%) Heroku
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.51%) GitHub
7 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) SNMP
1 15 (26.32%) Wireless
2 14 (24.56%) SSL
2 14 (24.56%) VPN
3 11 (19.30%) Internet
4 7 (12.28%) Intranet
5 1 (1.75%) HTTP
5 1 (1.75%) LAN
5 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (47.37%) NoSQL
2 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (14.04%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.26%) Redis
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (49.12%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 15 (26.32%) Vagrant
3 7 (12.28%) Bower
3 7 (12.28%) gulp
3 7 (12.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) PEAR
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.04%) Games
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) .NET Developer
3 17 (29.82%) Graduate
3 17 (29.82%) Graduate Developer
3 17 (29.82%) Junior
3 17 (29.82%) Junior Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Administrator
4 11 (19.30%) DevOps Administrator
4 11 (19.30%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (17.54%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Internet Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Junior .NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) PHP Developer
8 7 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (12.28%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 7 (12.28%) HTML Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Junior PHP Developer
8 7 (12.28%) MySQL Developer
8 7 (12.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) Node.js
2 20 (35.09%) .NET
2 20 (35.09%) .NET Framework
2 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET
2 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 20 (35.09%) RESTful
3 15 (26.32%) AngularJS
3 15 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (24.56%) Grails
4 14 (24.56%) Spring
5 10 (17.54%) Code First Entity Framework
5 10 (17.54%) Entity Framework
5 10 (17.54%) HTML
5 10 (17.54%) WCF
6 8 (14.04%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (14.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (12.28%) Laravel
7 7 (12.28%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Statistics
2 14 (24.56%) Cryptography
2 14 (24.56%) PKI
3 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.51%) Blog
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.51%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) CentOS
2 1 (1.75%) FreeBSD
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) TDD
2 29 (50.88%) MVC
3 22 (38.60%) DevOps
4 21 (36.84%) BDD
4 21 (36.84%) Web Application Development
5 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (24.56%) Analytics
8 14 (24.56%) Computer Security
8 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
9 11 (19.30%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
11 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
11 7 (12.28%) Content Management
11 7 (12.28%) Front End Development
11 7 (12.28%) OOP
11 7 (12.28%) Performance Optimisation
12 5 (8.77%) OO
12 5 (8.77%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) Bash Shell
1 25 (43.86%) Python
2 20 (35.09%) C#
3 19 (33.33%) Java
4 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 11 (19.30%) Go
5 11 (19.30%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.51%) CFML
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (28.07%) Puppet
2 15 (26.32%) Nagios
3 9 (15.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Splunk
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.75%) VMware
2 1 (1.75%) Zend
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