The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 86 88 109
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.00% 1.93% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 3.32% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 0
Average salary £26,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
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
570 602 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.77% 58.22% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 496 539 571
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Kent

Ruby
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £26,000 - 1
Maidstone +2 2 - -
Tonbridge - 2 £77,500 - 2
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 27 (62.79%) MVC
2 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (55.81%) TDD
3 24 (55.81%) BDD
3 24 (55.81%) NoSQL
3 24 (55.81%) Node.js
4 23 (53.49%) Git (software)
4 23 (53.49%) C#
5 22 (51.16%) RESTful
6 21 (48.84%) WCF
6 21 (48.84%) Web Application Development
6 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (48.84%) .NET
6 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
6 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
6 21 (48.84%) .NET Framework
6 21 (48.84%) Entity Framework
6 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (48.84%) SQL Server 2014
6 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 19 (44.19%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (39.53%) Java
9 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.23%) PHP
10 13 (30.23%) Python
10 13 (30.23%) Facebook
11 12 (27.91%) Advertising
12 10 (23.26%) HTML
13 7 (16.28%) OO
13 7 (16.28%) Ruby on Rails

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (55.81%) Node.js
2 5 (11.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 5 (11.63%) ColdFusion
3 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) GitHub
2 5 (11.63%) PaaS
3 4 (9.30%) Heroku
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) NoSQL
2 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (48.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
4 3 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.65%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (53.49%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) Selenium
3 4 (9.30%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.98%) Robot Framework
4 3 (6.98%) Sahi
4 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) PEAR
5 2 (4.65%) Subversion
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) Hudson
6 1 (2.33%) RSpec
6 1 (2.33%) WATIR
General
1 12 (27.91%) Advertising
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Open Source Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Open Source Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) RESTful
2 21 (48.84%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) .NET Framework
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET Web API
2 21 (48.84%) Entity Framework
2 21 (48.84%) WCF
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 7 (16.28%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (9.30%) JMS
5 4 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (9.30%) Spring
5 4 (9.30%) Symfony
5 4 (9.30%) XHTML
5 4 (9.30%) Yii
6 3 (6.98%) React
6 3 (6.98%) SOAP
6 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.63%) Blog
2 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) MVC
2 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (55.81%) BDD
3 24 (55.81%) TDD
4 21 (48.84%) Web Application Development
5 7 (16.28%) OO
6 5 (11.63%) DevOps
6 5 (11.63%) Open Source
6 5 (11.63%) Web Development
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.98%) Keyword-Driven Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.98%) SOA
8 3 (6.98%) System Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Analytics
9 2 (4.65%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) C#
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.23%) PHP
4 13 (30.23%) Python
5 6 (13.95%) SQL
6 5 (11.63%) CFML
6 5 (11.63%) Go
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.98%) VB
9 2 (4.65%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (2.33%) ES6
10 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SDET
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
1 2 (4.65%) vCloud
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Cacti
1 2 (4.65%) Ganglia
1 2 (4.65%) Graphite
1 2 (4.65%) Hyperic
1 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.65%) logstash
1 2 (4.65%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Facebook
2 4 (9.30%) Zend
3 2 (4.65%) New Relic
3 2 (4.65%) Splunk
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Yahoo!
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago