The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 31 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.74% - 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £70,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Ruby
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 91 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 77.04% 64.54% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 98 76 53
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Ruby
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Maidstone region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Maidstone

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) PEAR
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Yii
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) PEAR
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Yii
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook