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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South West / Somerset
Rank 69 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.57% 0.65% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 1.05% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 22
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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
432 381 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 68.03% 61.65% 58.12%
Number of salaries quoted 369 326 274
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,056 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram 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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Portishead - 7 £45,000 -
Bath -4 2 £34,750 -13.12%
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (47.06%) Social Media
4 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 8 (47.06%) RESTful
4 8 (47.06%) Node.js
4 8 (47.06%) Facebook
4 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) OO
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) Apple
4 8 (47.06%) Yahoo!
4 8 (47.06%) Google
4 8 (47.06%) WCF
4 8 (47.06%) Sony
4 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) BBC
5 5 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Python

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 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) SMTP
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Social Media Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (47.06%) Node.js
1 8 (47.06%) RESTful
1 8 (47.06%) WCF
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) BBC
1 8 (47.06%) Social Media
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) OO
4 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) High Availability
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Apple
1 8 (47.06%) Facebook
1 8 (47.06%) Google
1 8 (47.06%) Sony
1 8 (47.06%) Yahoo!
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft