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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
England / South East
Rank 114 119 175
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +56
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 397 519 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.66% 2.70% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 5.14% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 340 446 281
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
7652 10102 10003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.25% 52.54% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6687 8931 8676
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -8 109 £42,500 -13.26% 19
Berkshire -8 77 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Oxfordshire +11 54 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Surrey +15 50 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Kent +43 42 £55,000 +111.53% 6
Buckinghamshire +25 35 £47,500 -5.00% 8
West Sussex -18 17 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East Sussex +6 3 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Middlesex - 2 £81,250 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 459 (53.37%) Python
2 410 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (38.72%) Linux
4 323 (37.56%) JavaScript
5 318 (36.98%) Java
6 304 (35.35%) C#
7 285 (33.14%) Git (software)
8 264 (30.70%) TDD
9 258 (30.00%) .NET
10 228 (26.51%) HTML
11 224 (26.05%) MVC
12 205 (23.84%) Ruby on Rails
13 200 (23.26%) NoSQL
14 187 (21.74%) BDD
15 186 (21.63%) AngularJS
16 184 (21.40%) ASP.NET
17 182 (21.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 177 (20.58%) SQL
19 176 (20.47%) Perl
20 174 (20.23%) RESTful
21 173 (20.12%) SQL Server
21 173 (20.12%) Node.js
22 168 (19.53%) DevOps
23 167 (19.42%) Puppet
24 166 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
24 166 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
25 165 (19.19%) CSS
25 165 (19.19%) MySQL
26 162 (18.84%) PHP
26 162 (18.84%) Web Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (6.63%) Apache
2 56 (6.51%) OpenStack
3 51 (5.93%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (3.84%) nginx
5 24 (2.79%) Tomcat
6 15 (1.74%) NServiceBus
7 14 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (1.40%) Drupal
9 11 (1.28%) Eucalyptus
9 11 (1.28%) JBoss
10 8 (0.93%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.70%) CMS
11 6 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.70%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.70%) WordPress
12 5 (0.58%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.58%) Confluence
12 5 (0.58%) Jetty
13 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (0.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 8 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 166 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.84%) GitHub
4 28 (3.26%) SaaS
5 25 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (1.74%) Heroku
8 13 (1.51%) IBM Cloud
8 13 (1.51%) SoftLayer
9 9 (1.05%) PaaS
9 9 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.93%) IaaS
11 7 (0.81%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.58%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.58%) Route 53
13 4 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.12%) Firewall
2 30 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 25 (2.91%) HTTP
4 23 (2.67%) DNS
5 22 (2.56%) VPN
6 18 (2.09%) Internet
7 12 (1.40%) VSAN
8 11 (1.28%) SMTP
9 9 (1.05%) Network Security
10 6 (0.70%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.58%) ATM
11 5 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.58%) Junos
11 5 (0.58%) SSH
12 4 (0.47%) AMQP
12 4 (0.47%) BIG-IP
12 4 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (23.26%) NoSQL
2 173 (20.12%) SQL Server
3 165 (19.19%) MySQL
4 157 (18.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 110 (12.79%) MongoDB
6 33 (3.84%) MariaDB
7 23 (2.67%) Redis
8 21 (2.44%) Big Data
9 20 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (1.98%) Hadoop
11 14 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.47%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.23%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.23%) GIS
15 2 (0.23%) Spark SQL
16 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
16 1 (0.12%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 285 (33.14%) Git (software)
2 108 (12.56%) Jenkins
3 56 (6.51%) Subversion
4 46 (5.35%) Cucumber
5 45 (5.23%) JIRA
6 43 (5.00%) Selenium
7 37 (4.30%) TeamCity
8 23 (2.67%) Vagrant
9 20 (2.33%) Visual Studio
10 16 (1.86%) WebDriver
11 15 (1.74%) JUnit
11 15 (1.74%) Moq
11 15 (1.74%) NUnit
12 10 (1.16%) Ant
13 9 (1.05%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.05%) Mockito
14 8 (0.93%) Grunt
14 8 (0.93%) gulp
14 8 (0.93%) HP UFT
15 7 (0.81%) Maven
General
1 54 (6.28%) Finance
2 43 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.67%) Games
4 20 (2.33%) Advertising
4 20 (2.33%) Publishing
5 14 (1.63%) Marketing
5 14 (1.63%) Retail
6 13 (1.51%) Banking
7 11 (1.28%) Legal
8 10 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.16%) Music Industry
9 9 (1.05%) Back Office
10 8 (0.93%) Electronics
11 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.35%) Billing
13 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Automotive
14 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 439 (51.05%) Developer
2 194 (22.56%) .NET Developer
3 94 (10.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 94 (10.93%) Ruby Developer
4 69 (8.02%) Software Developer
5 68 (7.91%) Administrator
6 60 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
7 57 (6.63%) Linux Administrator
7 57 (6.63%) Python Developer
8 50 (5.81%) HTML Developer
8 50 (5.81%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 49 (5.70%) Software Engineer
10 48 (5.58%) Java Developer
10 48 (5.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 48 (5.58%) Systems Administrator
10 48 (5.58%) Web Developer
11 47 (5.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 46 (5.35%) C# Developer
13 40 (4.65%) Development Manager
14 39 (4.53%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (30.00%) .NET
2 228 (26.51%) HTML
3 205 (23.84%) Ruby on Rails
4 186 (21.63%) AngularJS
5 184 (21.40%) ASP.NET
6 182 (21.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 174 (20.23%) RESTful
8 173 (20.12%) Node.js
9 166 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 165 (19.19%) CSS
11 157 (18.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 122 (14.19%) WCF
13 111 (12.91%) .NET Framework
14 90 (10.47%) Code First Entity Framework
14 90 (10.47%) Entity Framework
15 75 (8.72%) Web Services
16 73 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 64 (7.44%) KnockoutJS
18 58 (6.74%) HTML5
19 50 (5.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 37 (4.30%) User Experience
3 35 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (3.72%) Social Network
5 27 (3.14%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 18 (2.09%) Physics
8 16 (1.86%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (1.51%) Mobile Payment
10 13 (1.51%) VCE vBlock
11 12 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (1.40%) FlexPod
11 12 (1.40%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.40%) Private Cloud
12 11 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
12 11 (1.28%) Public Cloud
13 10 (1.16%) BBC
13 10 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 333 (38.72%) Linux
2 83 (9.65%) Windows
3 65 (7.56%) Unix
4 51 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (3.37%) Ubuntu
6 27 (3.14%) CentOS
7 18 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.86%) Fedora
8 16 (1.86%) FreeBSD
9 9 (1.05%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.93%) Android
11 6 (0.70%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.47%) Kali Linux
13 4 (0.47%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.35%) AIX
14 3 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.35%) Solaris
14 3 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (30.70%) TDD
3 224 (26.05%) MVC
4 187 (21.74%) BDD
5 168 (19.53%) DevOps
6 162 (18.84%) Web Application Development
6 162 (18.84%) Web Development
7 140 (16.28%) Scrum
8 130 (15.12%) OO
9 124 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
10 123 (14.30%) Software Engineering
11 73 (8.49%) Configuration Management
12 71 (8.26%) Open Source
13 65 (7.56%) SDLC
14 54 (6.28%) Kanban
15 53 (6.16%) Mentoring
16 47 (5.47%) Continuous Deployment
17 45 (5.23%) Cybersecurity
18 43 (5.00%) E-Commerce
19 35 (4.07%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 459 (53.37%) Python
2 323 (37.56%) JavaScript
3 318 (36.98%) Java
4 304 (35.35%) C#
5 177 (20.58%) SQL
6 176 (20.47%) Perl
7 162 (18.84%) PHP
8 112 (13.02%) Bash Shell
9 74 (8.60%) PowerShell
10 67 (7.79%) C++
11 35 (4.07%) F#
12 33 (3.84%) Go
13 29 (3.37%) C
14 25 (2.91%) CFML
14 25 (2.91%) Scala
15 11 (1.28%) MATLAB
15 11 (1.28%) VB
16 7 (0.81%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.70%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (5.12%) Degree
2 21 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.63%) ISEB
3 14 (1.63%) PhD
4 13 (1.51%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.40%) VCDX
6 7 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.58%) CEH
7 5 (0.58%) CREST Certified
7 5 (0.58%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.58%) OSCP
8 4 (0.47%) GPEN
9 3 (0.35%) CCNA
9 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.23%) MCAD
10 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.12%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (9.07%) QA
2 12 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.16%) SLA
4 5 (0.58%) HIPAA
System Software
1 64 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (5.47%) Docker
3 34 (3.95%) vSphere
4 26 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 23 (2.67%) vCloud
6 16 (1.86%) Active Directory
7 13 (1.51%) Varnish
8 11 (1.28%) GlusterFS
9 5 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.35%) NFS
10 3 (0.35%) Postfix
10 3 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.35%) Xen
11 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.12%) Firmware
12 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 167 (19.42%) Puppet
2 107 (12.44%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (8.37%) Ansible
4 47 (5.47%) Nagios
5 40 (4.65%) WSUS
6 39 (4.53%) Kibana
7 35 (4.07%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 16 (1.86%) Capistrano
9 12 (1.40%) Opsview
10 11 (1.28%) Cacti
10 11 (1.28%) Ganglia
10 11 (1.28%) OpenView
10 11 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 11 (1.28%) Terraform
11 10 (1.16%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.05%) vRealize
13 7 (0.81%) Nmap
14 6 (0.70%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.58%) logstash
15 5 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 76 (8.84%) VMware
2 69 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 53 (6.16%) Red Hat
4 42 (4.88%) Google
5 39 (4.53%) Oracle
6 32 (3.72%) Cisco
6 32 (3.72%) Facebook
7 15 (1.74%) Splunk
8 13 (1.51%) Nimsoft
9 11 (1.28%) Apple
9 11 (1.28%) BMC
9 11 (1.28%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.28%) Juniper
10 10 (1.16%) F5
10 10 (1.16%) HP
10 10 (1.16%) Sony
10 10 (1.16%) Yahoo!
11 9 (1.05%) New Relic
12 8 (0.93%) SAP
13 7 (0.81%) EMC
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and bonus!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago