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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 77 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 6 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.79% 2.99% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 4.62% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 0
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
429 390 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.23% 64.68% 62.15%
Number of salaries quoted 389 348 342
Average salary £35,000 £33,621 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,923 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
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 22 October 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 -22 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bridgwater +3 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (64.10%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) Linux
3 23 (58.97%) HTML
3 23 (58.97%) Python
4 22 (56.41%) CSS
5 20 (51.28%) PHP
5 20 (51.28%) Subversion
5 20 (51.28%) Git (software)
6 18 (46.15%) Open Source
7 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
8 16 (41.03%) Ubuntu
9 14 (35.90%) JSON
9 14 (35.90%) XML
9 14 (35.90%) OO
10 13 (33.33%) SQL
10 13 (33.33%) MySQL
10 13 (33.33%) Web Development
11 12 (30.77%) Symfony
11 12 (30.77%) Zend
11 12 (30.77%) Zend Framework
11 12 (30.77%) CakePHP
11 12 (30.77%) jQuery
11 12 (30.77%) MVC
11 12 (30.77%) Risk Management
11 12 (30.77%) LAMP
11 12 (30.77%) XML-RPC
11 12 (30.77%) Apache
11 12 (30.77%) SOAP
11 12 (30.77%) Web Services
11 12 (30.77%) XHTML

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (30.77%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) ColdFusion
3 2 (5.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) VLAN
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) IPv4
2 3 (7.69%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) CouchDB
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Subversion
1 20 (51.28%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 6 (15.38%) Maven
3 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
3 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
3 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.82%) Hudson
3 5 (12.82%) SpecFlow
3 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 5 (12.82%) Selenium
3 5 (12.82%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 12 (30.77%) PHP Web Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Applications Developer
3 12 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Web Applications Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior
5 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Graduate
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 22 (56.41%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) JSON
3 14 (35.90%) XML
4 12 (30.77%) Symfony
4 12 (30.77%) Zend Framework
4 12 (30.77%) CakePHP
4 12 (30.77%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) LAMP
4 12 (30.77%) XML-RPC
4 12 (30.77%) SOAP
4 12 (30.77%) Web Services
4 12 (30.77%) XHTML
5 8 (20.51%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 6 (15.38%) Spring
6 6 (15.38%) RESTful
7 3 (7.69%) HTML5
7 3 (7.69%) CSS3
8 2 (5.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Open Source
2 12 (30.77%) W3C
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) DTV
4 2 (5.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Ubuntu
3 5 (12.82%) Debian
4 3 (7.69%) Windows
5 2 (5.13%) Fedora
5 2 (5.13%) SUSE
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) OO
2 13 (33.33%) Web Development
3 12 (30.77%) MVC
3 12 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
7 5 (12.82%) BDD
7 5 (12.82%) User Stories
7 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.13%) DevOps
9 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 23 (58.97%) Python
3 20 (51.28%) PHP
4 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
5 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 12 (30.77%) ECMAScript
7 5 (12.82%) C#
8 4 (10.26%) Perl
9 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.56%) CFML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.69%) Xen
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Zend
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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