The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 51 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 30 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.74% 0.36% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 0.64% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
531 312 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 66.13% 55.52% 61.01%
Number of salaries quoted 498 276 319
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
South West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 14 £35,000 - 1
Bridgwater -1 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Street - 7 £50,000 -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (67.50%) Python
2 24 (60.00%) Java
3 22 (55.00%) Linux
4 21 (52.50%) HTML
4 21 (52.50%) PHP
5 19 (47.50%) CSS
6 18 (45.00%) Subversion
6 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 18 (45.00%) Open Source
7 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
8 16 (40.00%) Ubuntu
9 15 (37.50%) XML
10 14 (35.00%) MySQL
10 14 (35.00%) OO
10 14 (35.00%) JSON
11 13 (32.50%) Web Development
12 12 (30.00%) MVC
12 12 (30.00%) Risk Management
12 12 (30.00%) W3C
12 12 (30.00%) Internet
12 12 (30.00%) XML-RPC
12 12 (30.00%) XHTML
12 12 (30.00%) ECMAScript
12 12 (30.00%) SOAP
12 12 (30.00%) Web Services
12 12 (30.00%) SQL
12 12 (30.00%) jQuery
12 12 (30.00%) Symfony
12 12 (30.00%) Zend
12 12 (30.00%) Zend Framework

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (27.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) ColdFusion
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) VLAN
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) IPv4
2 3 (7.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) CouchDB
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Subversion
1 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (12.50%) Hudson
2 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) JIRA
2 5 (12.50%) Bugzilla
2 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Web Developer
3 12 (30.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 12 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Web Applications Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Applications Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Junior
5 7 (17.50%) Junior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Graduate
9 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) HTML
2 19 (47.50%) CSS
3 15 (37.50%) XML
4 14 (35.00%) JSON
5 12 (30.00%) XML-RPC
5 12 (30.00%) XHTML
5 12 (30.00%) SOAP
5 12 (30.00%) Web Services
5 12 (30.00%) jQuery
5 12 (30.00%) Symfony
5 12 (30.00%) Zend Framework
5 12 (30.00%) CakePHP
6 11 (27.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (27.50%) LAMP
7 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (10.00%) Spring
7 4 (10.00%) RESTful
7 4 (10.00%) Django
8 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Open Source
2 12 (30.00%) W3C
3 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) DTV
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (12.50%) Debian
4 3 (7.50%) Windows
5 2 (5.00%) SUSE
5 2 (5.00%) Fedora
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) OO
2 13 (32.50%) Web Development
3 12 (30.00%) MVC
3 12 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) TDD
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 5 (12.50%) BDD
5 5 (12.50%) User Stories
5 5 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) Python
2 24 (60.00%) Java
3 21 (52.50%) PHP
4 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.00%) ECMAScript
5 12 (30.00%) SQL
6 5 (12.50%) Perl
6 5 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.00%) CFML
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CNA
2 1 (2.50%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.50%) Xen
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Zend
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago