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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 78 55 82
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 45 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.25% 4.27% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 7.75% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 42 7
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
380 581 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.08% 55.18% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 351 554 391
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
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 26 September 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
Chatham - 7 £50,000 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 28 (59.57%) TDD
1 28 (59.57%) NoSQL
2 25 (53.19%) Git (software)
2 25 (53.19%) Node.js
2 25 (53.19%) MVC
2 25 (53.19%) Python
3 20 (42.55%) DevOps
4 19 (40.43%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (38.30%) Web Application Development
5 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (36.17%) .NET Framework
6 17 (36.17%) C#
6 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
6 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
6 17 (36.17%) .NET
6 17 (36.17%) RESTful
6 17 (36.17%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
6 17 (36.17%) BDD
6 17 (36.17%) AngularJS
6 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (36.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 16 (34.04%) Puppet
7 16 (34.04%) Linux
8 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
8 15 (31.91%) SNMP

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 (36.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.89%) CMS
4 3 (6.38%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (31.91%) IBM Cloud
2 15 (31.91%) SoftLayer
3 14 (29.79%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (4.26%) PaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.13%) Heroku
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) SNMP
1 15 (31.91%) Wireless
2 14 (29.79%) SSL
2 14 (29.79%) VPN
3 7 (14.89%) Intranet
4 6 (12.77%) Internet
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (59.57%) NoSQL
2 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (23.40%) MySQL
4 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (6.38%) MariaDB
5 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
2 15 (31.91%) Vagrant
3 8 (17.02%) Bower
3 8 (17.02%) Selenium
4 7 (14.89%) gulp
5 1 (2.13%) git-flow
General
1 10 (21.28%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Graduate
3 12 (25.53%) Graduate Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Junior
3 12 (25.53%) Junior Developer
4 11 (23.40%) Administrator
4 11 (23.40%) DevOps Administrator
4 11 (23.40%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (21.28%) MySQL Developer
6 8 (17.02%) PHP Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 7 (14.89%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (14.89%) HTML Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Junior PHP Developer
7 7 (14.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Internet Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) Node.js
2 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 17 (36.17%) .NET Framework
2 17 (36.17%) AngularJS
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 17 (36.17%) RESTful
3 14 (29.79%) Grails
3 14 (29.79%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (29.79%) Spring
4 12 (25.53%) Code First Entity Framework
4 12 (25.53%) Entity Framework
4 12 (25.53%) WCF
5 11 (23.40%) JSON
6 10 (21.28%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (21.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (17.02%) CodeIgniter
7 8 (17.02%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Statistics
2 14 (29.79%) Cryptography
2 14 (29.79%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) CentOS
2 1 (2.13%) FreeBSD
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) TDD
2 25 (53.19%) MVC
3 20 (42.55%) DevOps
4 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (38.30%) Web Application Development
5 17 (36.17%) BDD
6 15 (31.91%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (29.79%) Analytics
7 14 (29.79%) Computer Security
7 14 (29.79%) E-Commerce
8 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
8 8 (17.02%) OOP
9 7 (14.89%) Content Management
9 7 (14.89%) Front End Development
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (6.38%) Kanban
10 3 (6.38%) Scrum
11 2 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Python
2 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
2 17 (36.17%) C#
3 11 (23.40%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) PHP
5 5 (10.64%) Perl
6 3 (6.38%) Go
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
1 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (40.43%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (34.04%) Puppet
3 15 (31.91%) Nagios
4 3 (6.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Splunk
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) VMware