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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 61 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 12 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.54% 1.49% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 2.58% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
433 310 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.73% 57.84% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 392 270 371
Average salary £35,000 £33,453 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.62% +2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -19 6 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Bridgwater +3 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Street - 3 £52,500 -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 25 (62.50%) Java
1 25 (62.50%) Python
2 23 (57.50%) Linux
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
4 20 (50.00%) PHP
4 20 (50.00%) CSS
5 19 (47.50%) Subversion
5 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
6 17 (42.50%) Open Source
7 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 15 (37.50%) Ubuntu
9 14 (35.00%) SQL
9 14 (35.00%) XML
10 13 (32.50%) OO
10 13 (32.50%) MySQL
10 13 (32.50%) JSON
11 12 (30.00%) Web Development
12 11 (27.50%) MVC
12 11 (27.50%) Risk Management
12 11 (27.50%) LAMP
12 11 (27.50%) XML-RPC
12 11 (27.50%) Apache
12 11 (27.50%) SOAP
12 11 (27.50%) Web Services
12 11 (27.50%) XHTML
12 11 (27.50%) ECMAScript
12 11 (27.50%) W3C
12 11 (27.50%) Internet
12 11 (27.50%) Symfony
12 11 (27.50%) Zend

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 11 (27.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) ColdFusion
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) VLAN
2 3 (7.50%) IPv4
2 3 (7.50%) IPv6
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) CouchDB
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Subversion
1 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (15.00%) Maven
3 5 (12.50%) JIRA
3 5 (12.50%) Selenium
3 5 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 5 (12.50%) Hudson
3 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Applications Developer
3 11 (27.50%) PHP Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Web Applications Developer
3 11 (27.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Junior Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Junior
6 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Graduate
7 3 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 20 (50.00%) CSS
3 14 (35.00%) XML
4 13 (32.50%) JSON
5 11 (27.50%) LAMP
5 11 (27.50%) XML-RPC
5 11 (27.50%) SOAP
5 11 (27.50%) Web Services
5 11 (27.50%) XHTML
5 11 (27.50%) Symfony
5 11 (27.50%) Zend Framework
5 11 (27.50%) CakePHP
5 11 (27.50%) jQuery
6 10 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (15.00%) RESTful
7 6 (15.00%) Spring
8 3 (7.50%) Django
9 2 (5.00%) Ajax
9 2 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Open Source
2 11 (27.50%) W3C
3 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) DTV
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 5 (12.50%) Debian
4 3 (7.50%) Windows
5 2 (5.00%) Fedora
5 2 (5.00%) SUSE
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) OO
2 12 (30.00%) Web Development
3 11 (27.50%) MVC
3 11 (27.50%) Risk Management
4 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) TDD
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) Scrum
6 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 5 (12.50%) BDD
6 5 (12.50%) User Stories
6 5 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.00%) DevOps
10 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
1 25 (62.50%) Python
2 20 (50.00%) PHP
3 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.00%) SQL
5 11 (27.50%) ECMAScript
6 5 (12.50%) Perl
6 5 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.00%) CFML
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.50%) Xen
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Zend
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
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