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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 49 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 24 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.89% 2.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.04% 4.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
341 444 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.27% 63.88% 57.42%
Number of salaries quoted 319 396 334
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +18 18 £37,500 - 3
Bridgwater +6 6 £32,000 -36.00%
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 27 (72.97%) Git (software)
2 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) CSS
3 17 (45.95%) PHP
3 17 (45.95%) MVC
4 16 (43.24%) Python
5 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
5 15 (40.54%) OO
5 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (40.54%) RESTful
6 14 (37.84%) Linux
6 14 (37.84%) TDD
7 13 (35.14%) SQL
7 13 (35.14%) MySQL
8 12 (32.43%) Internet
8 12 (32.43%) Subversion
8 12 (32.43%) Node.js
9 11 (29.73%) C#
9 11 (29.73%) .NET
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
9 11 (29.73%) Retail
9 11 (29.73%) BDD
9 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
10 10 (27.03%) jQuery
11 9 (24.32%) Web Development
11 9 (24.32%) Open Source
12 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
12 8 (21.62%) XML
12 8 (21.62%) Apache

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (32.43%) Node.js
2 8 (21.62%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) ColdFusion
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
1 4 (10.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) MySQL
2 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (72.97%) Git (software)
2 12 (32.43%) Subversion
3 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
3 6 (16.22%) Maven
4 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
4 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.11%) Hudson
4 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) Bugzilla
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
5 2 (5.41%) RSpec
6 1 (2.70%) WATIR
General
1 11 (29.73%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Web Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) PHP Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (13.51%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Applications Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
1 21 (56.76%) CSS
2 15 (40.54%) RESTful
3 11 (29.73%) .NET
4 10 (27.03%) jQuery
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.62%) XML
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (21.62%) WCF
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (16.22%) SOAP
6 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 6 (16.22%) Spring
6 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
6 6 (16.22%) JSON
6 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (16.22%) Zend Framework
6 6 (16.22%) HTML5
7 5 (13.51%) Symfony
7 5 (13.51%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Open Source
2 5 (13.51%) W3C
3 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) MVC
2 15 (40.54%) OO
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) TDD
4 11 (29.73%) BDD
5 9 (24.32%) Web Development
6 8 (21.62%) Web Application Development
7 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
8 6 (16.22%) Scrum
9 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.11%) User Stories
10 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
10 3 (8.11%) DevOps
10 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
11 2 (5.41%) Migration
11 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
12 1 (2.70%) Coaching
12 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) PHP
3 16 (43.24%) Python
4 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
5 13 (35.14%) SQL
6 11 (29.73%) C#
7 6 (16.22%) Perl
8 5 (13.51%) ECMAScript
9 3 (8.11%) CFML
10 1 (2.70%) Groovy
10 1 (2.70%) PHP5
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Zend
3 4 (10.81%) Adobe
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
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