The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 151 244 268
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 399 204 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.83% 0.95% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.98% 1.92% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 286 171 179
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10017 10652 11468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.86% 49.48% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9347 10190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ruby
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the South East region.

Ruby Salary Trend in the South East

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the South East

Ruby
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Hampshire +61 104 £45,000 +50.00% 14
Surrey +20 70 £47,500 +35.71% 12
Berkshire +16 60 £39,000 -25.71% 6
East Sussex -8 50 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Oxfordshire +30 39 £37,000 -17.77% 4
Buckinghamshire +32 35 £37,500 -25.00% 7
West Sussex +7 14 £55,000 +73.22% 2
Sussex +9 7 - -
Kent +6 7 £45,000 +24.13% 5
M4 Corridor - 4 £75,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 382 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (46.41%) JavaScript
3 338 (44.07%) Python
4 319 (41.59%) Linux
5 315 (41.07%) Git (software)
6 286 (37.29%) HTML
7 284 (37.03%) TDD
8 276 (35.98%) CSS
9 275 (35.85%) C#
10 268 (34.94%) MVC
11 244 (31.81%) jQuery
12 233 (30.38%) BDD
13 215 (28.03%) .NET
14 211 (27.51%) Perl
15 201 (26.21%) OO
16 200 (26.08%) Java
17 197 (25.68%) SQL Server
18 194 (25.29%) ASP.NET
18 194 (25.29%) PHP
19 184 (23.99%) ASP.NET MVC
20 183 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
21 170 (22.16%) Node.js
22 162 (21.12%) E-Commerce
23 161 (20.99%) Open Source
24 156 (20.34%) Cucumber
25 146 (19.04%) Business Intelligence
26 137 (17.86%) JIRA
27 136 (17.73%) Windows
28 132 (17.21%) MySQL
28 132 (17.21%) Ruby on Rails

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 170 (22.16%) Node.js
2 121 (15.78%) IIS
3 105 (13.69%) Confluence
4 77 (10.04%) Apache
5 33 (4.30%) Tomcat
6 28 (3.65%) nginx
7 19 (2.48%) OpenStack
8 14 (1.83%) CMS
9 13 (1.69%) JBoss
9 13 (1.69%) ColdFusion
10 12 (1.56%) Drupal
11 10 (1.30%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.65%) WordPress
13 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.39%) Liferay
15 2 (0.26%) Plone
15 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.26%) ExpressionEngine
16 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 82 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.52%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) Mingle
4 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (0.91%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.48%) GitHub
2 33 (4.30%) SaaS
3 26 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.83%) PaaS
5 13 (1.69%) IaaS
5 13 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
8 5 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.65%) ElastiCache
8 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.39%) Heroku
10 2 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (7.69%) Internet
2 49 (6.39%) HTTP
3 36 (4.69%) Firewall
4 29 (3.78%) TCP/IP
5 26 (3.39%) IPv4
5 26 (3.39%) IPv6
6 19 (2.48%) VPN
6 19 (2.48%) VoIP
7 14 (1.83%) DNS
8 12 (1.56%) SSL
9 11 (1.43%) IPsec
10 10 (1.30%) HTTPS
10 10 (1.30%) WAN
10 10 (1.30%) LDAP
11 9 (1.17%) Network Security
11 9 (1.17%) LAN
11 9 (1.17%) SNMP
12 8 (1.04%) VLAN
13 7 (0.91%) NetScaler
14 6 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 132 (17.21%) MySQL
3 116 (15.12%) NoSQL
4 101 (13.17%) RavenDB
5 87 (11.34%) Relational Database
6 69 (9.00%) RDBMS
7 44 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (3.78%) MongoDB
9 27 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (3.39%) Big Data
11 11 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.30%) HBase
13 9 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.52%) Redis
15 4 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (0.39%) Apache Accumulo
16 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 315 (41.07%) Git (software)
2 156 (20.34%) Cucumber
3 137 (17.86%) JIRA
4 115 (14.99%) TeamCity
5 113 (14.73%) WATIR
6 102 (13.30%) ReSharper
7 101 (13.17%) NUnit
7 101 (13.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 101 (13.17%) Moq
7 101 (13.17%) NCrunch
8 99 (12.91%) Selenium
9 84 (10.95%) WebDriver
10 61 (7.95%) Jenkins
11 42 (5.48%) Subversion
12 24 (3.13%) GCC
12 24 (3.13%) GDB
13 21 (2.74%) Jasmine
14 14 (1.83%) Ant
14 14 (1.83%) Maven
15 13 (1.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 130 (16.95%) Retail
2 79 (10.30%) Back Office
3 70 (9.13%) Finance
4 50 (6.52%) Marketing
5 42 (5.48%) Telecoms
6 40 (5.22%) Banking
7 11 (1.43%) Publishing
8 6 (0.78%) Advertising
9 5 (0.65%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.39%) Electronics
11 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.39%) Games
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) French Language
12 2 (0.26%) German Language
12 2 (0.26%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 408 (53.19%) Developer
2 138 (17.99%) .NET Developer
3 77 (10.04%) Systems Administrator
4 76 (9.91%) Administrator
5 64 (8.34%) Web Developer
6 54 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
6 54 (7.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 53 (6.91%) Senior Developer
8 52 (6.78%) Software Developer
9 49 (6.39%) QA Engineer
10 46 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
10 46 (6.00%) Junior
11 44 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
12 34 (4.43%) Junior Developer
12 34 (4.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 31 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
14 28 (3.65%) Tester
15 27 (3.52%) C++ Developer
16 26 (3.39%) Quality Engineer
16 26 (3.39%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (37.29%) HTML
2 276 (35.98%) CSS
3 244 (31.81%) jQuery
4 215 (28.03%) .NET
5 194 (25.29%) ASP.NET
6 184 (23.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 132 (17.21%) Ruby on Rails
8 109 (14.21%) .NET Framework
9 107 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 101 (13.17%) NHibernate
10 101 (13.17%) Spring.NET
10 101 (13.17%) MSMQ
10 101 (13.17%) StructureMap
10 101 (13.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 101 (13.17%) Dapper ORM
11 94 (12.26%) HTML5
12 81 (10.56%) RESTful
13 80 (10.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 64 (8.34%) CSS3
15 60 (7.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 161 (20.99%) Open Source
2 86 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 59 (7.69%) User Experience
4 30 (3.91%) Blog
5 29 (3.78%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.87%) Mathematics
6 22 (2.87%) Social Media
7 20 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.30%) BBC
9 7 (0.91%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.65%) iPhone
10 5 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.52%) Statistics
12 3 (0.39%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.39%) DTV
13 2 (0.26%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.26%) Social Network
13 2 (0.26%) SCADA
13 2 (0.26%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 319 (41.59%) Linux
2 136 (17.73%) Windows
3 119 (15.51%) UNIX
4 61 (7.95%) Ubuntu
5 47 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (5.87%) Debian
7 34 (4.43%) Mac OS X
8 28 (3.65%) Apple iOS
9 26 (3.39%) Android
10 25 (3.26%) Solaris
11 23 (3.00%) CentOS
12 18 (2.35%) Windows 7
13 14 (1.83%) Fedora
14 11 (1.43%) SUSE
15 10 (1.30%) AIX
16 9 (1.17%) OpenBSD
17 8 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (0.91%) Windows Phone
19 3 (0.39%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (37.03%) TDD
3 268 (34.94%) MVC
4 233 (30.38%) BDD
5 201 (26.21%) OO
6 183 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
7 162 (21.12%) E-Commerce
8 146 (19.04%) Business Intelligence
9 112 (14.60%) Software Engineering
10 110 (14.34%) OOD
11 109 (14.21%) Pair Programming
12 105 (13.69%) ERP
12 105 (13.69%) Refactoring
13 88 (11.47%) Web Application Development
14 86 (11.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 76 (9.91%) Scrum
16 70 (9.13%) DevOps
17 59 (7.69%) Web Development
18 58 (7.56%) Performance Tuning
19 56 (7.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 356 (46.41%) JavaScript
2 338 (44.07%) Python
3 275 (35.85%) C#
4 211 (27.51%) Perl
5 200 (26.08%) Java
6 194 (25.29%) PHP
7 129 (16.82%) Bash Shell
8 128 (16.69%) SQL
9 104 (13.56%) VB.NET
10 75 (9.78%) C++
11 55 (7.17%) C
12 29 (3.78%) Shell Script
13 28 (3.65%) PowerShell
14 18 (2.35%) Scala
15 17 (2.22%) Groovy
16 15 (1.96%) Objective-C
17 13 (1.69%) XPath
17 13 (1.69%) XQuery
18 8 (1.04%) PHP5
19 7 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 105 (13.69%) Degree
2 29 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (2.35%) CCNA
5 14 (1.83%) ISEB
5 14 (1.83%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (1.17%) CISSP
8 4 (0.52%) CCNP
8 4 (0.52%) CEH
8 4 (0.52%) OSCP
8 4 (0.52%) OSCE
9 3 (0.39%) PhD
10 1 (0.13%) CITP
10 1 (0.13%) MBCS
10 1 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
10 1 (0.13%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (17.08%) QA
2 28 (3.65%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.04%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.13%) WAI
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.74%) KVM
2 21 (2.74%) Snort
3 18 (2.35%) vSphere
4 17 (2.22%) LXC
4 17 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.83%) Xen
6 13 (1.69%) XenServer
7 8 (1.04%) Active Directory
8 7 (0.91%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.78%) NFS
9 6 (0.78%) Nmap
10 4 (0.52%) Samba
10 4 (0.52%) Postfix
11 3 (0.39%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.39%) Docker
12 1 (0.13%) QEMU
12 1 (0.13%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 83 (10.82%) Puppet
2 62 (8.08%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (2.74%) Nagios
4 16 (2.09%) Ansible
4 16 (2.09%) Vagrant
5 12 (1.56%) Salt
6 10 (1.30%) Capistrano
7 8 (1.04%) Zenoss
7 8 (1.04%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.78%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.78%) OpenView
8 6 (0.78%) Control-M
8 6 (0.78%) Nessus
9 5 (0.65%) Graylog2
9 5 (0.65%) logstash
9 5 (0.65%) collectd
9 5 (0.65%) StatsD
9 5 (0.65%) Cacti
9 5 (0.65%) Ganglia
9 5 (0.65%) Munin
Vendors
1 108 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 101 (13.17%) Endeca
2 101 (13.17%) RedPrairie
3 66 (8.60%) Red Hat
4 49 (6.39%) VMware
5 35 (4.56%) Oracle
6 28 (3.65%) Citrix
7 22 (2.87%) Zend
7 22 (2.87%) Google
8 16 (2.09%) Cisco
9 12 (1.56%) Facebook
10 10 (1.30%) Sony
10 10 (1.30%) Apple
10 10 (1.30%) Yahoo!
11 9 (1.17%) HP
12 8 (1.04%) SAP
12 8 (1.04%) Rackspace
13 7 (0.91%) Sun
13 7 (0.91%) Juniper
14 6 (0.78%) Sophos
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
Code Red Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hythe, Kent
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Helathcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago