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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 50 74 93
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 36 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.77% 2.63% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.35% 4.28% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 17
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £47,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
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
490 678 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.31% 61.52% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 436 603 562
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +21 20 £25,000 -37.50%
Chatham - 4 £50,000 - 1
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £67,500 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 34 (58.62%) TDD
2 28 (48.28%) MVC
3 26 (44.83%) Python
4 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
4 25 (43.10%) Bash Shell
4 25 (43.10%) Cloud Foundry
5 23 (39.66%) Node.js
5 23 (39.66%) NoSQL
6 22 (37.93%) DevOps
7 21 (36.21%) Java
8 19 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (31.03%) BDD
10 17 (29.31%) RESTful
10 17 (29.31%) Degree
10 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (29.31%) Web Application Development
11 16 (27.59%) Jenkins
11 16 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2014
11 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 16 (27.59%) Linux
11 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
11 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET
11 16 (27.59%) C#
11 16 (27.59%) .NET
11 16 (27.59%) Ruby on Rails
11 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
11 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (27.59%) Puppet

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 (43.10%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (25.86%) Tomcat
3 12 (20.69%) CMS
4 11 (18.97%) OpenStack
5 5 (8.62%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (25.86%) SoftLayer
3 14 (24.14%) Sumo Logic
4 10 (17.24%) PaaS
5 5 (8.62%) GitHub
6 3 (5.17%) Heroku
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) SNMP
1 15 (25.86%) Wireless
2 14 (24.14%) SSL
2 14 (24.14%) VPN
3 11 (18.97%) Internet
4 7 (12.07%) Intranet
5 2 (3.45%) HTTP
6 1 (1.72%) LAN
6 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) NoSQL
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (17.24%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.17%) Redis
5 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
2 16 (27.59%) Jenkins
3 15 (25.86%) Vagrant
4 8 (13.79%) Selenium
5 7 (12.07%) Bower
5 7 (12.07%) gulp
6 2 (3.45%) JIRA
6 2 (3.45%) PEAR
6 2 (3.45%) Subversion
7 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.72%) Hudson
7 1 (1.72%) RSpec
7 1 (1.72%) WATIR
General
1 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (6.90%) Games
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Graduate
2 17 (29.31%) Graduate Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Junior
2 17 (29.31%) Junior Developer
3 16 (27.59%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Administrator
4 11 (18.97%) DevOps Administrator
4 11 (18.97%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (17.24%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Internet Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Junior .NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) PHP Developer
7 7 (12.07%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 7 (12.07%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (12.07%) HTML Developer
7 7 (12.07%) MySQL Developer
7 7 (12.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) Node.js
2 17 (29.31%) RESTful
3 16 (27.59%) .NET
3 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
3 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET
3 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (27.59%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (25.86%) Spring
5 14 (24.14%) Grails
5 14 (24.14%) HTML
6 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.07%) CSS
7 7 (12.07%) jQuery
7 7 (12.07%) LAMP
7 7 (12.07%) Laravel
7 7 (12.07%) React
7 7 (12.07%) Sass
7 7 (12.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Statistics
2 14 (24.14%) Cryptography
2 14 (24.14%) PKI
3 5 (8.62%) Blog
3 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) CentOS
2 1 (1.72%) FreeBSD
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) TDD
2 28 (48.28%) MVC
3 22 (37.93%) DevOps
4 18 (31.03%) BDD
5 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (29.31%) Web Application Development
6 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (25.86%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (24.14%) Analytics
7 14 (24.14%) Computer Security
7 14 (24.14%) E-Commerce
8 11 (18.97%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.52%) OO
11 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
11 7 (12.07%) Content Management
11 7 (12.07%) Front End Development
11 7 (12.07%) OOP
11 7 (12.07%) Performance Optimisation
12 6 (10.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) Python
2 25 (43.10%) Bash Shell
3 21 (36.21%) Java
4 16 (27.59%) C#
5 15 (25.86%) PHP
6 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 11 (18.97%) Go
8 5 (8.62%) CFML
8 5 (8.62%) Perl
9 3 (5.17%) SQL
10 1 (1.72%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) vSphere
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (27.59%) Puppet
2 15 (25.86%) Nagios
3 9 (15.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Splunk
2 2 (3.45%) Zend
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
Chatham, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago