The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 68 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.66% 4.84% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 8.63% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 10
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Ruby
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
385 278 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 63.53% 56.05% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 330 267 297
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Ruby
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Somerset

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Somerset

Ruby
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -16 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Street - 2 £52,500 -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) Internet
4 6 (54.55%) Ubuntu
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) Sass
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) SOAP
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Adobe
6 4 (36.36%) XHTML
6 4 (36.36%) XML-RPC
6 4 (36.36%) JSON

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) Sass
2 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) XHTML
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XML-RPC
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
3 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) F#
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Check_MK
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe