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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 55 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.52% 0.90% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 1.51% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 11
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £33,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
324 397 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.27% 59.61% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 293 355 351
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Bath +13 11 £35,000 -
Bridgwater +8 3 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 25 (60.98%) PHP
2 24 (58.54%) MySQL
2 24 (58.54%) Python
2 24 (58.54%) Git (software)
3 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (46.34%) CSS
4 19 (46.34%) HTML
4 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
5 18 (43.90%) Perl
5 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
5 18 (43.90%) TDD
5 18 (43.90%) NoSQL
5 18 (43.90%) Node.js
6 17 (41.46%) MVC
7 14 (34.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 14 (34.15%) Java
8 12 (29.27%) .NET
8 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
8 12 (29.27%) Retail
9 11 (26.83%) Internet
9 11 (26.83%) SQL
10 10 (24.39%) OO
10 10 (24.39%) jQuery
10 10 (24.39%) RESTful
10 10 (24.39%) SaaS
11 9 (21.95%) BDD
11 9 (21.95%) HTML5
11 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (21.95%) WCF
11 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 18 (43.90%) Node.js
2 9 (21.95%) ColdFusion
2 9 (21.95%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Photoshop
1 8 (19.51%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) SaaS
2 4 (9.76%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) OSPF
2 2 (4.88%) BGP
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) VLAN
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) MySQL
2 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 18 (43.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) RSpec
3 1 (2.44%) WATIR
General
1 12 (29.27%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Software Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
2 9 (21.95%) .NET Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Front-End Web Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) HTML
1 19 (46.34%) CSS
2 14 (34.15%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (29.27%) .NET
4 10 (24.39%) jQuery
4 10 (24.39%) RESTful
5 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (21.95%) HTML5
5 9 (21.95%) XML
5 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.95%) WCF
5 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (19.51%) Sass
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
7 1 (2.44%) CSS3
7 1 (2.44%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.44%) Grails
7 1 (2.44%) YUI
7 1 (2.44%) SOAP
7 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Mathematics
2 8 (19.51%) Open Source
3 4 (9.76%) Social Media
4 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
1 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) HPUX
3 2 (4.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) TDD
3 17 (41.46%) MVC
4 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
5 10 (24.39%) OO
6 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 9 (21.95%) BDD
6 9 (21.95%) Web Application Development
7 8 (19.51%) Web Development
8 7 (17.07%) DevOps
9 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
10 4 (9.76%) Migration
10 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.88%) Memory Management
11 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (4.88%) Change Management
12 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.44%) OO PHP
12 1 (2.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) PHP
2 24 (58.54%) Python
3 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
4 18 (43.90%) Perl
5 14 (34.15%) Java
6 11 (26.83%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) C#
7 9 (21.95%) CFML
8 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.44%) PHP5
9 1 (2.44%) Groovy
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) NFS
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.88%) Postfix
1 2 (4.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) ZABBIX
2 4 (9.76%) Zenoss
3 2 (4.88%) Nagios
3 2 (4.88%) Cacti
3 2 (4.88%) SmokePing
3 2 (4.88%) Icinga
3 2 (4.88%) Graphite
3 2 (4.88%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
1 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) Adobe
3 2 (4.88%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Zend
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 6 days ago