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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 158 244 269
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 394 208 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.80% 0.99% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.84% 2.02% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 262 181 185
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
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
10266 10307 11537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.79% 48.87% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8599 9100 10282
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +57 118 £45,000 +45.63% 5
Surrey +25 70 £48,750 +34.48% 6
Berkshire +9 57 £43,750 -20.45% 12
East Sussex -12 53 £39,500 +8.21% 1
Oxfordshire +11 31 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Buckinghamshire +20 30 £37,500 -15.73% 3
Kent +7 12 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Sussex 0 9 £55,000 +96.42% 1
Sussex - 7 - -
M4 Corridor - 3 £75,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 355 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
2 346 (45.11%) Python
3 338 (44.07%) Linux
4 336 (43.81%) JavaScript
5 311 (40.55%) Git (software)
6 278 (36.25%) TDD
7 264 (34.42%) C#
8 259 (33.77%) MVC
9 258 (33.64%) HTML
10 252 (32.86%) CSS
11 234 (30.51%) jQuery
12 224 (29.20%) BDD
13 205 (26.73%) Perl
14 203 (26.47%) .NET
15 202 (26.34%) PHP
16 199 (25.95%) Java
16 199 (25.95%) OO
17 192 (25.03%) SQL Server
18 186 (24.25%) Node.js
19 184 (23.99%) ASP.NET
20 179 (23.34%) ASP.NET MVC
21 176 (22.95%) Open Source
22 168 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
23 159 (20.73%) Bash Shell
24 157 (20.47%) MySQL
25 154 (20.08%) E-Commerce
26 143 (18.64%) Cucumber
27 140 (18.25%) Ruby on Rails
28 135 (17.60%) Windows
29 134 (17.47%) Business Intelligence

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 186 (24.25%) Node.js
2 116 (15.12%) IIS
3 97 (12.65%) Apache
4 96 (12.52%) Confluence
5 35 (4.56%) nginx
6 33 (4.30%) Tomcat
7 17 (2.22%) Drupal
7 17 (2.22%) OpenStack
8 14 (1.83%) ColdFusion
8 14 (1.83%) CMS
9 6 (0.78%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.78%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.52%) WordPress
11 3 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.26%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.26%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.26%) Plone
13 1 (0.13%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 79 (10.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.65%) MS Office
3 4 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.39%) Mingle
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.52%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.39%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.74%) GitHub
2 41 (5.35%) SaaS
3 32 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (2.48%) PaaS
5 15 (1.96%) IaaS
6 12 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.65%) ElastiCache
10 5 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.52%) Office 365
12 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 63 (8.21%) Internet
2 48 (6.26%) HTTP
3 33 (4.30%) Firewall
4 29 (3.78%) TCP/IP
5 24 (3.13%) IPv4
5 24 (3.13%) IPv6
6 18 (2.35%) VoIP
7 15 (1.96%) Ethernet
7 15 (1.96%) VPN
7 15 (1.96%) InfiniBand
8 13 (1.69%) DNS
9 11 (1.43%) SNMP
9 11 (1.43%) LDAP
10 10 (1.30%) VLAN
11 9 (1.17%) SSL
12 8 (1.04%) LAN
12 8 (1.04%) WAN
13 7 (0.91%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.91%) Network Security
13 7 (0.91%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (25.03%) SQL Server
2 157 (20.47%) MySQL
3 116 (15.12%) NoSQL
4 102 (13.30%) Relational Database
5 92 (11.99%) RavenDB
6 82 (10.69%) RDBMS
7 56 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
8 46 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (4.43%) MongoDB
10 22 (2.87%) HBase
11 17 (2.22%) Big Data
12 10 (1.30%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.17%) Redis
13 9 (1.17%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
17 3 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 3 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
17 3 (0.39%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 311 (40.55%) Git (software)
2 143 (18.64%) Cucumber
3 121 (15.78%) JIRA
4 106 (13.82%) TeamCity
5 104 (13.56%) WATIR
6 98 (12.78%) Selenium
7 92 (11.99%) ReSharper
7 92 (11.99%) NUnit
7 92 (11.99%) Rhino Mocks
7 92 (11.99%) Moq
7 92 (11.99%) NCrunch
8 77 (10.04%) WebDriver
9 53 (6.91%) Jenkins
10 40 (5.22%) Subversion
11 23 (3.00%) Jasmine
12 20 (2.61%) GCC
12 20 (2.61%) GDB
13 11 (1.43%) PHPUnit
13 11 (1.43%) RSpec
13 11 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 125 (16.30%) Retail
2 70 (9.13%) Back Office
3 65 (8.47%) Finance
4 58 (7.56%) Marketing
5 41 (5.35%) Telecoms
6 37 (4.82%) Banking
7 12 (1.56%) Publishing
8 7 (0.91%) Advertising
9 5 (0.65%) Billing
10 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.52%) Electronics
10 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.39%) Games
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Automotive
12 2 (0.26%) French Language
12 2 (0.26%) German Language
12 2 (0.26%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 385 (50.20%) Developer
2 139 (18.12%) .NET Developer
3 102 (13.30%) Systems Administrator
4 101 (13.17%) Administrator
5 74 (9.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 74 (9.65%) Linux Administrator
6 66 (8.60%) Web Developer
7 49 (6.39%) QA Engineer
8 46 (6.00%) Junior
8 46 (6.00%) Software Developer
8 46 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
9 42 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
10 40 (5.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 38 (4.95%) Senior Developer
12 35 (4.56%) Junior Developer
13 32 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 30 (3.91%) Tester
15 29 (3.78%) Ruby Developer
16 26 (3.39%) Quality Engineer
17 24 (3.13%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (33.64%) HTML
2 252 (32.86%) CSS
3 234 (30.51%) jQuery
4 203 (26.47%) .NET
5 184 (23.99%) ASP.NET
6 179 (23.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 140 (18.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 96 (12.52%) .NET Framework
9 94 (12.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 93 (12.13%) NHibernate
11 92 (11.99%) MSMQ
11 92 (11.99%) StructureMap
11 92 (11.99%) Spring.NET
11 92 (11.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 92 (11.99%) Dapper ORM
12 90 (11.73%) RESTful
13 85 (11.08%) HTML5
14 84 (10.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 63 (8.21%) CSS3
16 59 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 176 (22.95%) Open Source
2 94 (12.26%) Computer Science
3 50 (6.52%) User Experience
4 35 (4.56%) Social Media
5 30 (3.91%) Blog
6 27 (3.52%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 18 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (2.35%) BBC
9 8 (1.04%) iPhone
10 7 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.65%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.52%) Statistics
12 4 (0.52%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.52%) DTV
12 4 (0.52%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.39%) Social Network
14 2 (0.26%) Fat Client
14 2 (0.26%) iDTV
14 2 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 338 (44.07%) Linux
2 135 (17.60%) Windows
3 118 (15.38%) UNIX
4 68 (8.87%) Ubuntu
5 63 (8.21%) Debian
6 57 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (4.17%) Mac OS X
8 29 (3.78%) Android
9 27 (3.52%) Apple iOS
10 23 (3.00%) Solaris
11 21 (2.74%) CentOS
12 17 (2.22%) Windows 7
13 15 (1.96%) OpenBSD
14 12 (1.56%) SUSE
15 11 (1.43%) AIX
16 10 (1.30%) Fedora
17 9 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (0.91%) Windows Phone
19 3 (0.39%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (36.25%) TDD
3 259 (33.77%) MVC
4 224 (29.20%) BDD
5 199 (25.95%) OO
6 168 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
7 154 (20.08%) E-Commerce
8 134 (17.47%) Business Intelligence
9 103 (13.43%) ERP
10 102 (13.30%) OOD
10 102 (13.30%) Software Engineering
11 100 (13.04%) Pair Programming
12 96 (12.52%) Refactoring
13 93 (12.13%) Web Application Development
14 84 (10.95%) Continuous Improvement
15 83 (10.82%) DevOps
16 75 (9.78%) Configuration Management
17 73 (9.52%) Scrum
18 53 (6.91%) Migration
19 52 (6.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 346 (45.11%) Python
2 336 (43.81%) JavaScript
3 264 (34.42%) C#
4 205 (26.73%) Perl
5 202 (26.34%) PHP
6 199 (25.95%) Java
7 159 (20.73%) Bash Shell
8 105 (13.69%) VB.NET
9 102 (13.30%) SQL
10 66 (8.60%) C++
11 57 (7.43%) C
12 28 (3.65%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.74%) Shell Script
14 17 (2.22%) VB
15 15 (1.96%) Scala
16 14 (1.83%) Objective-C
17 13 (1.69%) Groovy
18 10 (1.30%) PHP5
19 9 (1.17%) XPath
19 9 (1.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 118 (15.38%) Degree
2 29 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.61%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.96%) CISSP
5 14 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.83%) CCNA
6 9 (1.17%) ISEB
6 9 (1.17%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.52%) OSCP
8 4 (0.52%) OSCE
8 4 (0.52%) CEH
9 3 (0.39%) CCNP
10 1 (0.13%) PhD
10 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
10 1 (0.13%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.13%) MBCS
10 1 (0.13%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (16.56%) QA
2 32 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.17%) HIPAA
4 8 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (3.26%) Snort
3 20 (2.61%) KVM
4 19 (2.48%) Xen
5 18 (2.35%) XenServer
5 18 (2.35%) vSphere
5 18 (2.35%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.56%) Active Directory
7 8 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.91%) Nmap
9 6 (0.78%) NFS
10 3 (0.39%) Samba
10 3 (0.39%) Postfix
10 3 (0.39%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.26%) Docker
12 1 (0.13%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 106 (13.82%) Puppet
2 67 (8.74%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (4.30%) Nagios
4 19 (2.48%) Vagrant
5 15 (1.96%) Ansible
6 13 (1.69%) Salt
7 11 (1.43%) ZABBIX
7 11 (1.43%) Zenoss
8 10 (1.30%) Capistrano
9 7 (0.91%) Nessus
10 6 (0.78%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.78%) OpenView
10 6 (0.78%) Control-M
11 5 (0.65%) Cacti
11 5 (0.65%) Ganglia
11 5 (0.65%) Munin
11 5 (0.65%) Graylog2
11 5 (0.65%) logstash
11 5 (0.65%) collectd
11 5 (0.65%) StatsD
Vendors
1 105 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 92 (11.99%) Endeca
2 92 (11.99%) RedPrairie
3 80 (10.43%) Red Hat
4 47 (6.13%) VMware
5 37 (4.82%) Citrix
6 35 (4.56%) Oracle
7 27 (3.52%) Google
8 20 (2.61%) Zend
8 20 (2.61%) Facebook
9 18 (2.35%) Sony
9 18 (2.35%) Yahoo!
9 18 (2.35%) Apple
10 14 (1.83%) JBoss
10 14 (1.83%) Cisco
11 8 (1.04%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.91%) Juniper
12 7 (0.91%) Sun
12 7 (0.91%) Sophos
12 7 (0.91%) Imperva
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