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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 57 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.14% 3.61% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.76% 5.33% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
346 563 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.91% 67.67% 57.98%
Number of salaries quoted 320 513 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,258
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Bridgwater +8 9 £35,000 -22.22%
Bath +8 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Street +15 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 24 (85.71%) MySQL
2 23 (82.14%) Python
3 22 (78.57%) PHP
4 19 (67.86%) HTML
4 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
4 19 (67.86%) CSS
5 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 14 (50.00%) Linux
7 13 (46.43%) XML
7 13 (46.43%) jQuery
8 12 (42.86%) Web Development
8 12 (42.86%) MVC
8 12 (42.86%) Perl
9 11 (39.29%) HTML5
10 10 (35.71%) Open Source
10 10 (35.71%) Sass
10 10 (35.71%) Adobe
10 10 (35.71%) Internet
10 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (32.14%) Ubuntu
11 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (28.57%) JSON
13 7 (25.00%) Apache
13 7 (25.00%) XHTML
13 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
13 7 (25.00%) Java
13 7 (25.00%) SQL
13 7 (25.00%) SOAP
13 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 7 (25.00%) Puppet

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (21.43%) ColdFusion
2 6 (21.43%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Photoshop
1 5 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Heroku
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) OSPF
2 2 (7.14%) BGP
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) VLAN
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) RSpec
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 7 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (7.14%) Administrator
8 2 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) DevOps Administrator
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
1 19 (67.86%) CSS
2 13 (46.43%) XML
2 13 (46.43%) jQuery
3 11 (39.29%) HTML5
4 10 (35.71%) Sass
5 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 7 (25.00%) Ajax
7 7 (25.00%) XHTML
7 7 (25.00%) SOAP
8 5 (17.86%) XML-RPC
9 1 (3.57%) CSS3
9 1 (3.57%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Social Media
2 2 (7.14%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Ubuntu
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) HPUX
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
1 12 (42.86%) Web Development
2 10 (35.71%) Open Source
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) OO
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Memory Management
7 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (7.14%) OOP
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Python
2 22 (78.57%) PHP
3 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) Perl
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (21.43%) CFML
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) NFS
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) Postfix
1 2 (7.14%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.57%) KVM
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 4 (14.29%) Zenoss
4 2 (7.14%) Nagios
4 2 (7.14%) Cacti
4 2 (7.14%) SmokePing
4 2 (7.14%) Cobbler
4 2 (7.14%) Icinga
4 2 (7.14%) Graphite
5 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Adobe
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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