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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 122 158 240
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +82
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 487 397 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.35% 1.72% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 3.45% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 395 355 201
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
10113 11518 11093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.76% 49.78% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8663 10022 9771
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
Surrey +84 170 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Hampshire +12 87 £50,000 - 15
Berkshire -7 73 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Oxfordshire +18 66 £45,000 - 9
East Sussex -13 40 £40,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire +13 37 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Kent +7 15 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Middlesex +11 1 £105,000 +110.00%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

1 501 (57.39%) Python
2 474 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
3 403 (46.16%) Linux
4 384 (43.99%) JavaScript
5 312 (35.74%) TDD
6 290 (33.22%) Perl
7 275 (31.50%) CSS
8 273 (31.27%) Java
9 270 (30.93%) HTML
10 268 (30.70%) PHP
11 267 (30.58%) MVC
12 244 (27.95%) Git (software)
13 228 (26.12%) jQuery
14 225 (25.77%) MySQL
15 205 (23.48%) C#
16 203 (23.25%) SQL
17 189 (21.65%) BDD
18 186 (21.31%) NoSQL
19 184 (21.08%) Open Source
20 174 (19.93%) .NET
20 174 (19.93%) Node.js
21 173 (19.82%) Ruby on Rails
22 172 (19.70%) UNIX
23 169 (19.36%) Software Engineering
24 165 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
25 163 (18.67%) OO
26 158 (18.10%) SQL Server
27 149 (17.07%) Windows
28 142 (16.27%) Scrum
29 141 (16.15%) ASP.NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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
1 174 (19.93%) Node.js
2 62 (7.10%) Apache
3 48 (5.50%) Tomcat
4 26 (2.98%) WebLogic
5 22 (2.52%) IIS
6 19 (2.18%) JBoss
7 17 (1.95%) WebSphere
8 15 (1.72%) nginx
9 10 (1.15%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.15%) Apache ServiceMix
10 9 (1.03%) CMS
11 8 (0.92%) Confluence
12 7 (0.80%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.69%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.57%) ColdFusion
15 4 (0.46%) Drupal
15 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.46%) Kinematics
15 4 (0.46%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 26 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) Cordys
2 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (4.47%) SaaS
3 22 (2.52%) GitHub
4 21 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.95%) Amazon S3
6 14 (1.60%) AWS OpsWorks
7 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.46%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.23%) PaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.23%) Yammer
9 2 (0.23%) Office 365
10 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.11%) IaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Trello
10 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 67 (7.67%) Internet
2 49 (5.61%) HTTP
3 42 (4.81%) TCP/IP
4 30 (3.44%) DNS
5 29 (3.32%) Firewall
6 27 (3.09%) BGP
7 26 (2.98%) SMTP
8 21 (2.41%) Network Security
9 20 (2.29%) VPN
10 17 (1.95%) OSPF
11 15 (1.72%) SAN
11 15 (1.72%) IMAP
12 12 (1.37%) VoIP
13 8 (0.92%) iSCSI
13 8 (0.92%) IPsec
13 8 (0.92%) WAN
14 7 (0.80%) VLAN
14 7 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (0.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (25.77%) MySQL
2 186 (21.31%) NoSQL
3 158 (18.10%) SQL Server
4 122 (13.97%) MongoDB
5 82 (9.39%) PostgreSQL
6 71 (8.13%) Relational Database
7 51 (5.84%) Big Data
8 40 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 39 (4.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (2.98%) CouchDB
11 13 (1.49%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.57%) RavenDB
14 4 (0.46%) Redis
15 3 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.34%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.23%) DB2
16 2 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
17 1 (0.11%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 244 (27.95%) Git (software)
2 141 (16.15%) Jenkins
3 137 (15.69%) Selenium
4 120 (13.75%) Subversion
5 63 (7.22%) RSpec
6 50 (5.73%) JIRA
7 49 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 44 (5.04%) WebDriver
9 39 (4.47%) JMeter
10 37 (4.24%) Maven
11 36 (4.12%) Moq
12 33 (3.78%) Ant
12 33 (3.78%) Visual Studio
13 32 (3.67%) ReSharper
14 30 (3.44%) PHPUnit
15 27 (3.09%) Cucumber
16 25 (2.86%) WATIR
17 24 (2.75%) NUnit
18 20 (2.29%) RubyGems
19 19 (2.18%) JUnit
General
1 48 (5.50%) Finance
2 34 (3.89%) Retail
3 22 (2.52%) Games
4 19 (2.18%) Marketing
5 18 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.69%) Publishing
8 5 (0.57%) Back Office
8 5 (0.57%) Electronics
8 5 (0.57%) Local Government
9 4 (0.46%) Banking
9 4 (0.46%) Legal
10 2 (0.23%) French Language
10 2 (0.23%) Military
11 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.11%) Advertising
11 1 (0.11%) Automotive
11 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 501 (57.39%) Developer
2 99 (11.34%) Software Engineer
3 98 (11.23%) .NET Developer
4 86 (9.85%) Web Developer
5 78 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 73 (8.36%) Systems Administrator
7 71 (8.13%) Administrator
8 59 (6.76%) Linux Administrator
8 59 (6.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 50 (5.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 47 (5.38%) Java Developer
10 47 (5.38%) Ruby Developer
11 43 (4.93%) Lead Developer
12 41 (4.70%) Software Developer
13 39 (4.47%) PHP Developer
14 35 (4.01%) Full Stack Developer
15 32 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
16 31 (3.55%) Automation Engineer
17 30 (3.44%) DevOps Engineer
17 30 (3.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (31.50%) CSS
2 270 (30.93%) HTML
3 228 (26.12%) jQuery
4 174 (19.93%) .NET
5 173 (19.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 141 (16.15%) ASP.NET
7 136 (15.58%) AngularJS
8 110 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 97 (11.11%) WCF
10 96 (11.00%) XML
11 93 (10.65%) Web Services
12 86 (9.85%) RESTful
13 70 (8.02%) HTML5
14 67 (7.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 66 (7.56%) Backbone.js
16 64 (7.33%) CSS3
17 60 (6.87%) LAMP
18 57 (6.53%) .NET Framework
19 49 (5.61%) Entity Framework
19 49 (5.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (6.64%) Mobile App
2 56 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 43 (4.93%) Data Centre
4 29 (3.32%) User Experience
5 15 (1.72%) Kindle
6 14 (1.60%) Social Media
7 13 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 13 (1.49%) BBC
8 11 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.26%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.26%) iPhone
9 10 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 8 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.69%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.57%) NHS
13 4 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
13 4 (0.46%) iPad
13 4 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 403 (46.16%) Linux
2 172 (19.70%) UNIX
3 149 (17.07%) Windows
4 93 (10.65%) Ubuntu
5 35 (4.01%) Windows 7
6 33 (3.78%) Debian
7 30 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (3.32%) Android
9 27 (3.09%) CentOS
9 27 (3.09%) Mac OS X
10 26 (2.98%) Solaris
11 18 (2.06%) Apple iOS
12 11 (1.26%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.57%) SUSE
13 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.23%) VMS
16 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (35.74%) TDD
3 267 (30.58%) MVC
4 189 (21.65%) BDD
5 184 (21.08%) Open Source
6 169 (19.36%) Software Engineering
7 165 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
8 163 (18.67%) OO
9 142 (16.27%) Scrum
10 102 (11.68%) DevOps
11 98 (11.23%) Web Development
12 82 (9.39%) Configuration Management
12 82 (9.39%) Test Automation
13 79 (9.05%) OOD
14 77 (8.82%) Web Application Development
15 56 (6.41%) Unit Testing
16 46 (5.27%) Mobile Application Development
17 44 (5.04%) Automated Testing
18 42 (4.81%) OOP
19 35 (4.01%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 501 (57.39%) Python
2 384 (43.99%) JavaScript
3 290 (33.22%) Perl
4 273 (31.27%) Java
5 268 (30.70%) PHP
6 205 (23.48%) C#
7 203 (23.25%) SQL
8 113 (12.94%) C++
9 89 (10.19%) Bash Shell
10 54 (6.19%) C
11 38 (4.35%) VB.NET
12 31 (3.55%) MATLAB
13 27 (3.09%) Groovy
14 23 (2.63%) VB
15 20 (2.29%) Objective-C
16 18 (2.06%) VBScript
17 15 (1.72%) PowerShell
18 13 (1.49%) PL/SQL
18 13 (1.49%) Scala
19 12 (1.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 90 (10.31%) Degree
2 19 (2.18%) ISTQB
3 16 (1.83%) ISEB
4 13 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.80%) CISSP
6 7 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.69%) PhD
8 5 (0.57%) CCIE
8 5 (0.57%) CISM
9 3 (0.34%) CNA
9 3 (0.34%) CNE
9 3 (0.34%) Novell Certification
9 3 (0.34%) CHFI
10 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.23%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.23%) CCNP
11 1 (0.11%) CCNA
11 1 (0.11%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (7.79%) QA
2 16 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.72%) ISO 9001
4 13 (1.49%) HIPAA
5 6 (0.69%) SLA
6 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.23%) FISMA
System Software
1 63 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (3.09%) KVM
3 25 (2.86%) Xen
4 8 (0.92%) vSphere
5 5 (0.57%) vCloud
5 5 (0.57%) Samba
6 4 (0.46%) XenServer
6 4 (0.46%) Snort
6 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.46%) Ceph
6 4 (0.46%) Varnish
7 3 (0.34%) iptables
7 3 (0.34%) Postfix
8 2 (0.23%) Docker
8 2 (0.23%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.11%) LXC
9 1 (0.11%) Firmware
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 138 (15.81%) Puppet
2 110 (12.60%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (4.58%) Nagios
4 23 (2.63%) ZABBIX
5 13 (1.49%) Ansible
6 11 (1.26%) Cacti
7 8 (0.92%) Zenoss
8 7 (0.80%) Opsview
9 6 (0.69%) Salt
9 6 (0.69%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.46%) Nessus
10 4 (0.46%) Icinga
10 4 (0.46%) Graphite
11 3 (0.34%) CFEngine
11 3 (0.34%) SELinux
11 3 (0.34%) logstash
11 3 (0.34%) collectd
11 3 (0.34%) Munin
12 2 (0.23%) SCCM
12 2 (0.23%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 80 (9.16%) VMware
2 65 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 53 (6.07%) Red Hat
4 36 (4.12%) Oracle
5 34 (3.89%) Zend
6 28 (3.21%) Google
7 25 (2.86%) Juniper
8 22 (2.52%) Cisco
9 15 (1.72%) Facebook
10 13 (1.49%) Apple
11 12 (1.37%) Yahoo!
11 12 (1.37%) Sony
12 10 (1.15%) Rackspace
13 6 (0.69%) PayPal
14 5 (0.57%) RedPrairie
14 5 (0.57%) SaltStack
14 5 (0.57%) IBM
14 5 (0.57%) Endeca
15 4 (0.46%) Citrix
15 4 (0.46%) HP
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Flexible Hours, Private Healthcare Scheme, Opp
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days holiday, Life and
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago