The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 170 269 195
Rank change year-on-year
+99 -74
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 349 180 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 0.79% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 1.58% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 319 160 271
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11817 11414 12666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.11% 50.02% 51.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10147 9996 11345
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Ruby
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +35 85 £47,500 +21.79% 8
Hampshire +45 83 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Surrey +46 73 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Oxfordshire +18 51 £47,500 -7.76% 5
East Sussex +21 49 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Kent -28 7 £45,000 -26.53% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £40,000 -3.03% 2
West Sussex 0 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 327 (54.23%) Python
2 277 (45.94%) Linux
3 254 (42.12%) JavaScript
4 238 (39.47%) PHP
5 207 (34.33%) Perl
6 202 (33.50%) MySQL
7 192 (31.84%) HTML
8 187 (31.01%) Java
9 186 (30.85%) CSS
10 177 (29.35%) Ruby on Rails
11 162 (26.87%) jQuery
12 150 (24.88%) MVC
13 143 (23.71%) Git (software)
14 142 (23.55%) Open Source
15 137 (22.72%) Node.js
16 128 (21.23%) .NET
17 125 (20.73%) SQL
18 124 (20.56%) NoSQL
19 122 (20.23%) Puppet
20 120 (19.90%) TDD
21 118 (19.57%) Apache
22 106 (17.58%) Bash Shell
23 104 (17.25%) C#
23 104 (17.25%) Web Services
23 104 (17.25%) SQL Server
24 98 (16.25%) OO
25 94 (15.59%) Software Engineering
26 92 (15.26%) ASP.NET
27 91 (15.09%) Web Application Development
28 89 (14.76%) Windows

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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
1 137 (22.72%) Node.js
2 118 (19.57%) Apache
3 47 (7.79%) nginx
4 36 (5.97%) Drupal
5 29 (4.81%) CMS
6 25 (4.15%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.32%) IIS
8 15 (2.49%) Eucalyptus
8 15 (2.49%) Cloud Foundry
9 14 (2.32%) ColdFusion
9 14 (2.32%) WordPress
10 7 (1.16%) Confluence
11 6 (1.00%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.00%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.66%) Jetty
13 3 (0.50%) SugarCRM
13 3 (0.50%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.32%) MS Office
3 10 (1.66%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.16%) Mingle
5 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.49%) Magento
2 5 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.46%) SaaS
2 42 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (5.31%) PaaS
4 26 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (1.82%) Heroku
7 11 (1.82%) IaaS
8 7 (1.16%) GitHub
9 6 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (1.00%) Route 53
10 4 (0.66%) Engine Yard
11 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.33%) Office 365
13 1 (0.17%) Joyent
13 1 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (11.11%) Internet
2 37 (6.14%) Firewall
3 28 (4.64%) HTTP
4 24 (3.98%) TCP/IP
4 24 (3.98%) DNS
5 20 (3.32%) tcpdump
6 10 (1.66%) Network Security
6 10 (1.66%) Ethernet
7 9 (1.49%) LDAP
7 9 (1.49%) Wireshark
8 8 (1.33%) VLAN
8 8 (1.33%) DHCP
9 7 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (1.00%) AMQP
11 4 (0.66%) BGP
11 4 (0.66%) SMTP
12 3 (0.50%) SNMP
12 3 (0.50%) SSH
12 3 (0.50%) Wireless
12 3 (0.50%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (33.50%) MySQL
2 124 (20.56%) NoSQL
3 104 (17.25%) SQL Server
4 70 (11.61%) MongoDB
5 67 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 55 (9.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (5.64%) RDBMS
8 32 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.82%) Big Data
10 14 (2.32%) HBase
10 14 (2.32%) Hadoop
10 14 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (1.82%) Redis
12 7 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.50%) RavenDB
16 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 143 (23.71%) Git (software)
2 68 (11.28%) Subversion
3 35 (5.80%) Jenkins
4 29 (4.81%) Selenium
5 23 (3.81%) JIRA
6 22 (3.65%) Metasploit
7 16 (2.65%) Hudson
8 15 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (2.32%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.16%) PHPUnit
11 11 (1.82%) PhantomJS
12 9 (1.49%) Ant
13 8 (1.33%) Maven
13 8 (1.33%) GNU Toolchain
14 7 (1.16%) WebDriver
14 7 (1.16%) Bugzilla
15 6 (1.00%) Eclipse
15 6 (1.00%) BitKeeper
16 5 (0.83%) ReSharper
16 5 (0.83%) RSpec
General
1 74 (12.27%) Finance
2 35 (5.80%) Marketing
3 31 (5.14%) Retail
4 13 (2.16%) Billing
4 13 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.99%) Back Office
6 11 (1.82%) Advertising
7 9 (1.49%) Games
8 8 (1.33%) Banking
9 7 (1.16%) Publishing
10 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.83%) Electronics
11 4 (0.66%) Local Government
11 4 (0.66%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 302 (50.08%) Developer
2 68 (11.28%) Systems Administrator
3 66 (10.95%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 65 (10.78%) Administrator
5 60 (9.95%) Web Developer
5 60 (9.95%) .NET Developer
6 52 (8.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 52 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
7 48 (7.96%) Senior Developer
8 46 (7.63%) PHP Developer
9 41 (6.80%) Ruby Developer
10 36 (5.97%) Junior
11 29 (4.81%) Consultant
12 27 (4.48%) Security Engineer
13 26 (4.31%) Linux Engineer
14 23 (3.81%) Junior Developer
15 22 (3.65%) Analyst
15 22 (3.65%) Cloud Engineer
16 21 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
16 21 (3.48%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (31.84%) HTML
2 186 (30.85%) CSS
3 177 (29.35%) Ruby on Rails
4 162 (26.87%) jQuery
5 128 (21.23%) .NET
6 104 (17.25%) Web Services
7 92 (15.26%) ASP.NET
8 70 (11.61%) RESTful
9 69 (11.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 66 (10.95%) HTML5
11 56 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 55 (9.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 54 (8.96%) WCF
14 53 (8.79%) Ajax
15 50 (8.29%) CSS3
16 44 (7.30%) XML
17 30 (4.98%) J2EE
18 27 (4.48%) LAMP
19 25 (4.15%) Symfony
20 23 (3.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 142 (23.55%) Open Source
2 54 (8.96%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.14%) Social Media
4 25 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.82%) BBC
6 14 (2.32%) Social Network
7 13 (2.16%) Web 2.0
7 13 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.99%) iPhone
9 9 (1.49%) Clustering
9 9 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.33%) SCADA
10 8 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.16%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.83%) DTV
12 5 (0.83%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.83%) Online Games
12 5 (0.83%) FMCG
13 4 (0.66%) NHS
13 4 (0.66%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 277 (45.94%) Linux
2 89 (14.76%) Windows
3 65 (10.78%) UNIX
4 55 (9.12%) Debian
4 55 (9.12%) Ubuntu
5 51 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (6.97%) CentOS
7 28 (4.64%) Android
8 19 (3.15%) Apple iOS
9 18 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.33%) OpenBSD
10 8 (1.33%) Solaris
11 7 (1.16%) AIX
11 7 (1.16%) FreeBSD
11 7 (1.16%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.66%) Scientific Linux
13 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (24.88%) MVC
2 120 (19.90%) TDD
3 98 (16.25%) OO
4 94 (15.59%) Software Engineering
5 91 (15.09%) Web Application Development
6 82 (13.60%) BDD
7 74 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (9.62%) OOP
8 58 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 55 (9.12%) Web Development
10 52 (8.62%) Configuration Management
11 43 (7.13%) E-Commerce
12 41 (6.80%) Scrum
13 32 (5.31%) Project Management
14 27 (4.48%) Content Management
15 21 (3.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 21 (3.48%) SIEM
16 19 (3.15%) Responsive Web Design
16 19 (3.15%) Analytics
16 19 (3.15%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 327 (54.23%) Python
2 254 (42.12%) JavaScript
3 238 (39.47%) PHP
4 207 (34.33%) Perl
5 187 (31.01%) Java
6 125 (20.73%) SQL
7 106 (17.58%) Bash Shell
8 104 (17.25%) C#
9 41 (6.80%) C
10 40 (6.63%) VB.NET
11 36 (5.97%) C++
12 34 (5.64%) VB
13 24 (3.98%) PowerShell
14 19 (3.15%) Objective-C
15 16 (2.65%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.99%) PHP5
17 10 (1.66%) VBScript
18 9 (1.49%) Groovy
19 7 (1.16%) Scala
19 7 (1.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 89 (14.76%) Degree
2 47 (7.79%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.14%) CISSP
4 21 (3.48%) CEH
5 20 (3.32%) SC Cleared
5 20 (3.32%) OSCP
5 20 (3.32%) OSCE
6 16 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (2.65%) CCNA
7 8 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.00%) SAP Certification
9 5 (0.83%) RHCE
9 5 (0.83%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.66%) ISEB
11 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.33%) MCP
12 2 (0.33%) MCAD
12 2 (0.33%) MCSD
12 2 (0.33%) MCTS
13 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.29%) QA
2 30 (4.98%) PCI DSS
3 19 (3.15%) HIPAA
4 9 (1.49%) SLA
5 7 (1.16%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (4.81%) Snort
3 26 (4.31%) Xen
4 21 (3.48%) Nmap
5 17 (2.82%) XenServer
5 17 (2.82%) Varnish
6 10 (1.66%) vCloud
7 8 (1.33%) Active Directory
8 7 (1.16%) Squid
8 7 (1.16%) vSphere
9 6 (1.00%) KVM
9 6 (1.00%) NFS
10 3 (0.50%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.50%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.17%) Docker
12 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 122 (20.23%) Puppet
2 71 (11.77%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (7.79%) Nagios
4 22 (3.65%) Nessus
5 17 (2.82%) Ganglia
6 16 (2.65%) OpenView
6 16 (2.65%) Cacti
7 15 (2.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 13 (2.16%) Vagrant
9 7 (1.16%) SCOrch
9 7 (1.16%) AppManager
9 7 (1.16%) SCCM
10 5 (0.83%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.66%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.66%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.50%) YUM
12 3 (0.50%) Capistrano
13 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.33%) collectd
Vendors
1 80 (13.27%) Red Hat
2 55 (9.12%) Oracle
3 48 (7.96%) VMware
4 42 (6.97%) Microsoft
5 31 (5.14%) JBoss
6 28 (4.64%) Facebook
7 23 (3.81%) Citrix
8 22 (3.65%) Zend
9 21 (3.48%) Google
10 20 (3.32%) Sophos
10 20 (3.32%) Imperva
11 15 (2.49%) Splunk
11 15 (2.49%) Twitter
11 15 (2.49%) Apple
11 15 (2.49%) Yahoo!
11 15 (2.49%) BMC
12 14 (2.32%) Sony
13 12 (1.99%) SAP
14 10 (1.66%) Sun
14 10 (1.66%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitek Resourcing
Salary: extensive benefits!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £45K - £55K PA, Commensurate with Skills and Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Private Medical Insurance, Dent
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Blu Digital
Posted: 7 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 14 days ago