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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 71 78 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.66% 1.79% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% 3.32% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 18
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
391 603 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.00% 53.84% 53.20%
Number of salaries quoted 341 542 558
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Maidstone -13 7 £57,500 +91.66% 1
Chatham - 2 £32,500 - 1
West Malling +3 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £45,000 - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 26 (78.79%) TDD
2 24 (72.73%) MVC
2 24 (72.73%) Node.js
3 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (60.61%) C#
4 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
4 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET
4 20 (60.61%) .NET
4 20 (60.61%) NoSQL
4 20 (60.61%) RESTful
4 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (60.61%) Web Application Development
4 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 19 (57.58%) AngularJS
6 17 (51.52%) Git (software)
7 16 (48.48%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (48.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (39.39%) BDD
8 13 (39.39%) WCF
9 10 (30.30%) Kanban
9 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
9 10 (30.30%) Entity Framework
9 10 (30.30%) Code First Entity Framework
9 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
10 9 (27.27%) Games
10 9 (27.27%) OO
10 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 9 (27.27%) RabbitMQ

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 7 (21.21%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.09%) CMS
5 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.12%) IBM Cloud
3 4 (12.12%) SoftLayer
3 4 (12.12%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (6.06%) Heroku
4 2 (6.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SNMP
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
1 4 (12.12%) VPN
1 4 (12.12%) Wireless
2 3 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) NoSQL
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
3 7 (21.21%) MySQL
4 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (9.09%) MariaDB
6 2 (6.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.12%) Bower
3 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
3 4 (12.12%) Vagrant
4 3 (9.09%) gulp
5 1 (3.03%) git-flow
General
1 9 (27.27%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Messaging Developer
4 6 (18.18%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Junior
5 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) Node.js
2 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET Web API
2 20 (60.61%) RESTful
3 19 (57.58%) AngularJS
4 16 (48.48%) KnockoutJS
4 16 (48.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (39.39%) WCF
6 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
6 10 (30.30%) Code First Entity Framework
6 10 (30.30%) Entity Framework
7 9 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (21.21%) JSON
8 7 (21.21%) MSMQ
8 7 (21.21%) WPF
9 4 (12.12%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (12.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Cryptography
1 4 (12.12%) PKI
1 4 (12.12%) Statistics
2 1 (3.03%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) TDD
2 24 (72.73%) MVC
3 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (60.61%) Web Application Development
5 13 (39.39%) BDD
6 10 (30.30%) Kanban
7 9 (27.27%) OO
8 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.21%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (21.21%) DevOps
8 7 (21.21%) Multithreading
9 4 (12.12%) Analytics
9 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Computer Security
9 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.12%) OOP
9 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (9.09%) Content Management
10 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
10 3 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) Python
4 7 (21.21%) F#
5 6 (18.18%) Java
6 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.12%) PHP
8 2 (6.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 7 (21.21%) Kibana
1 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (21.21%) WSUS
2 4 (12.12%) Nagios
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Splunk
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Google
Chatham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago