The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 59 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.53% 2.13% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 3.72% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 10
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
354 323 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 60.00% 57.37% 61.34%
Number of salaries quoted 309 291 377
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,023 £26,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgwater 0 8 £40,000 +25.00%
Bath -2 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) Internet
2 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) Unix
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 8 (61.54%) TDD
4 8 (61.54%) Retail
4 8 (61.54%) Time Management
4 8 (61.54%) PHPUnit
4 8 (61.54%) HTML5
4 8 (61.54%) Laravel
4 8 (61.54%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) Open Source
6 5 (38.46%) Apache Solr
6 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (38.46%) Couchbase
6 5 (38.46%) Code Optimisation
6 5 (38.46%) Lucene
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) SMS
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) Couchbase
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) PHPUnit
3 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
2 8 (61.54%) Laravel
2 8 (61.54%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) Lucene
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (7.69%) Django
5 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Debian
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) Time Management
3 6 (46.15%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) Code Optimisation
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source Development
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) System Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) F#
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Check_MK
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS