The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - 52 37
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.21% 5.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.61% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 27
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 165 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 42.51% 34.16% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 133 133 186
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Ruby
South East

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 18 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) CentOS
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) Subversion
3 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 5 (55.56%) Nagios
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (44.44%) MCollective
4 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
4 4 (44.44%) Cobbler
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) JBoss
4 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
4 4 (44.44%) Python

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
1 4 (44.44%) Jetty
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Heroku
1 4 (44.44%) Engine Yard
2 1 (11.11%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) VLAN
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) FishEye
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Games
1 4 (44.44%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) MCollective
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Device Driver
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
1 4 (44.44%) Social Media
1 4 (44.44%) Online Games
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Scientific Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Korn
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (44.44%) Cobbler
4 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) JBoss
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Foundry
4 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
Middlesex
IT HR
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago