The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 37 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.38% 0.29% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 0.66% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £105,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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 Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
106 151 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 40.00% 43.90% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 56 132 141
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Ruby
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Middlesex

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) CFEngine
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) YAML
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle