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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 122 170 218
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +48
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 512 370 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.66% 1.77% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.07% 3.69% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 443 295 228
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
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
10090 10038 10073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.35% 48.08% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8987 8756 8516
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +56 143 £49,000 +15.29% 17
Berkshire +51 123 £52,500 +23.52% 18
Surrey +9 88 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Oxfordshire +14 69 £47,250 +9.88% 8
West Sussex +39 46 £40,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire -6 21 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Kent +3 11 £26,000 -42.22% 4
East Sussex -5 5 £27,500 -31.25% 4
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 624 (56.99%) Python
2 561 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
3 541 (49.41%) Linux
4 442 (40.37%) Java
5 432 (39.45%) JavaScript
6 357 (32.60%) TDD
7 335 (30.59%) Git (software)
8 288 (26.30%) HTML
9 276 (25.21%) Perl
10 275 (25.11%) C#
10 275 (25.11%) CSS
11 267 (24.38%) SQL
12 260 (23.74%) NoSQL
13 257 (23.47%) Node.js
14 247 (22.56%) MVC
15 231 (21.10%) .NET
16 227 (20.73%) PHP
16 227 (20.73%) Ruby on Rails
17 226 (20.64%) BDD
18 211 (19.27%) Bash Shell
19 193 (17.63%) Puppet
19 193 (17.63%) Windows
20 189 (17.26%) MySQL
21 179 (16.35%) SQL Server
22 176 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
23 171 (15.62%) AngularJS
23 171 (15.62%) Unix
24 169 (15.43%) DevOps
24 169 (15.43%) Open Source
25 168 (15.34%) RESTful

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 257 (23.47%) Node.js
2 73 (6.67%) Apache
3 66 (6.03%) nginx
4 36 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 27 (2.47%) Jetty
5 27 (2.47%) OpenStack
6 22 (2.01%) JBoss
7 20 (1.83%) CMS
8 18 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
8 18 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (1.46%) Confluence
9 16 (1.46%) Drupal
10 6 (0.55%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.55%) ColdFusion
11 5 (0.46%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.37%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.37%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.27%) Alfresco
Applications
1 24 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.00%) MS Office
3 4 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.27%) SPSS
5 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 176 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (6.58%) SaaS
3 57 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (3.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 34 (3.11%) PaaS
5 30 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (2.65%) OpenShift
7 27 (2.47%) IaaS
8 26 (2.37%) Amazon S3
8 26 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (2.37%) GitHub
9 22 (2.01%) Heroku
10 21 (1.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 17 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.73%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (0.46%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.46%) Route 53
13 5 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 103 (9.41%) Firewall
2 45 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
3 41 (3.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 32 (2.92%) WAN
5 31 (2.83%) LAN
6 30 (2.74%) HTTP
7 29 (2.65%) TCP/IP
8 28 (2.56%) DNS
9 22 (2.01%) Internet
10 14 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (1.10%) Network Security
11 12 (1.10%) VoIP
12 9 (0.82%) SSH
13 7 (0.64%) SSL
14 5 (0.46%) VPN
15 4 (0.37%) AMQP
15 4 (0.37%) SNMP
16 2 (0.18%) DHCP
16 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
17 1 (0.091%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (23.74%) NoSQL
2 189 (17.26%) MySQL
3 179 (16.35%) SQL Server
4 120 (10.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 112 (10.23%) MongoDB
6 78 (7.12%) Big Data
7 70 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (3.65%) Hadoop
9 29 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
10 28 (2.56%) Relational Database
11 23 (2.10%) Oracle Database
12 22 (2.01%) Redis
13 17 (1.55%) Riak
14 15 (1.37%) CouchDB
15 12 (1.10%) RavenDB
16 10 (0.91%) RDBMS
17 8 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
18 5 (0.46%) Neo4j
19 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
20 3 (0.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 335 (30.59%) Git (software)
2 155 (14.16%) Jenkins
3 114 (10.41%) Selenium
4 76 (6.94%) Subversion
5 64 (5.84%) Cucumber
6 58 (5.30%) JIRA
7 44 (4.02%) Maven
8 41 (3.74%) WebDriver
9 39 (3.56%) RSpec
10 34 (3.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 27 (2.47%) Grunt
12 26 (2.37%) gulp
13 25 (2.28%) TeamCity
14 24 (2.19%) Vagrant
15 22 (2.01%) Gradle
16 16 (1.46%) Ant
16 16 (1.46%) FitNesse
16 16 (1.46%) JMeter
16 16 (1.46%) Protractor
17 15 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 137 (12.51%) Finance
2 80 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 59 (5.39%) Marketing
4 52 (4.75%) Retail
5 29 (2.65%) Advertising
6 27 (2.47%) Electronics
7 23 (2.10%) Games
8 19 (1.74%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.82%) Publishing
12 8 (0.73%) Banking
13 6 (0.55%) Billing
13 6 (0.55%) Law
14 4 (0.37%) Automotive
15 1 (0.091%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.091%) Back Office
15 1 (0.091%) Legal
Job Titles
1 541 (49.41%) Developer
2 132 (12.05%) .NET Developer
3 114 (10.41%) Linux Engineer
4 109 (9.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 107 (9.77%) Administrator
6 97 (8.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 97 (8.86%) Linux Administrator
7 92 (8.40%) Ruby Developer
8 84 (7.67%) Senior Developer
9 81 (7.40%) Software Engineer
10 77 (7.03%) Systems Administrator
11 73 (6.67%) Java Developer
12 70 (6.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 67 (6.12%) Test Engineer
14 62 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 58 (5.30%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 55 (5.02%) Automation Engineer
16 55 (5.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 54 (4.93%) Java Engineer
18 52 (4.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (26.30%) HTML
2 275 (25.11%) CSS
3 231 (21.10%) .NET
4 227 (20.73%) Ruby on Rails
5 171 (15.62%) AngularJS
6 168 (15.34%) RESTful
7 156 (14.25%) ASP.NET
8 146 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 132 (12.05%) jQuery
10 127 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 127 (11.60%) WCF
11 122 (11.14%) Web Services
12 120 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 95 (8.68%) HTML5
14 79 (7.21%) .NET Framework
15 76 (6.94%) REST
16 61 (5.57%) CSS3
17 60 (5.48%) Entity Framework
18 58 (5.30%) Sass
19 53 (4.84%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 129 (11.78%) Computer Science
2 72 (6.58%) User Experience
3 52 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (3.84%) Mathematics
5 41 (3.74%) EMC VNX
6 29 (2.65%) Social Media
7 28 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (2.47%) Data Centre
9 26 (2.37%) BBC
9 26 (2.37%) Semantic Web
10 24 (2.19%) Visualisation
11 22 (2.01%) Mobile App
12 19 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
13 18 (1.64%) Algorithms
14 16 (1.46%) Mainframe
15 14 (1.28%) Digital Media
15 14 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
16 13 (1.19%) VCE vBlock
17 12 (1.10%) Blackberry
17 12 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 541 (49.41%) Linux
2 193 (17.63%) Windows
3 171 (15.62%) Unix
4 81 (7.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (5.02%) Ubuntu
6 48 (4.38%) CentOS
7 36 (3.29%) Windows Server
8 18 (1.64%) Android
9 13 (1.19%) Solaris
9 13 (1.19%) Windows 7
10 12 (1.10%) Debian
10 12 (1.10%) Windows Phone
10 12 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.73%) SUSE
12 7 (0.64%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.27%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.091%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.091%) OpenBSD
15 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (32.60%) TDD
3 247 (22.56%) MVC
4 226 (20.64%) BDD
5 169 (15.43%) DevOps
5 169 (15.43%) Open Source
6 142 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
6 142 (12.97%) OO
6 142 (12.97%) Software Engineering
7 130 (11.87%) Scrum
7 130 (11.87%) Web Application Development
8 91 (8.31%) ITIL
9 86 (7.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 74 (6.76%) Test Automation
11 72 (6.58%) Front End Development
12 63 (5.75%) Web Development
13 59 (5.39%) Configuration Management
13 59 (5.39%) OOP
14 58 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
15 55 (5.02%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 624 (56.99%) Python
2 442 (40.37%) Java
3 432 (39.45%) JavaScript
4 276 (25.21%) Perl
5 275 (25.11%) C#
6 267 (24.38%) SQL
7 227 (20.73%) PHP
8 211 (19.27%) Bash Shell
9 134 (12.24%) C++
10 126 (11.51%) PowerShell
11 55 (5.02%) C
12 42 (3.84%) Shell Script
13 39 (3.56%) Scala
14 22 (2.01%) VB
15 21 (1.92%) Go
16 19 (1.74%) Korn
17 18 (1.64%) Groovy
18 16 (1.46%) VB.NET
19 12 (1.10%) Objective-C
19 12 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 160 (14.61%) Degree
2 35 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (2.28%) ISEB
4 25 (2.28%) ISTQB
5 17 (1.55%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.19%) EMC Certification
8 11 (1.00%) MCSA
9 10 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.82%) PhD
11 8 (0.73%) CISSP
12 6 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.46%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.46%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.37%) CEPT
14 4 (0.37%) CHFI
14 4 (0.37%) GCIA
14 4 (0.37%) GCIH
14 4 (0.37%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (10.87%) QA
2 13 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.10%) SDET
4 10 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.64%) COBIT
5 7 (0.64%) COSO
6 4 (0.37%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.18%) SLA
8 1 (0.091%) FISMA
System Software
1 113 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (5.84%) vSphere
3 54 (4.93%) Docker
3 54 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 33 (3.01%) VMware ESX
5 29 (2.65%) Active Directory
6 18 (1.64%) Varnish
6 18 (1.64%) vCloud
6 18 (1.64%) VirtualBox
7 13 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.73%) Postfix
9 7 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.37%) Firmware
11 3 (0.27%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.18%) Ceph
12 2 (0.18%) iptables
12 2 (0.18%) KVM
12 2 (0.18%) Snort
13 1 (0.091%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.091%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 193 (17.63%) Puppet
2 151 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (5.75%) SCCM
4 41 (3.74%) Ansible
4 41 (3.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 41 (3.74%) WSUS
5 27 (2.47%) Salt
6 22 (2.01%) SCOM
6 22 (2.01%) SCVMM
6 22 (2.01%) Windows Intune
7 18 (1.64%) Nagios
8 11 (1.00%) ZABBIX
9 9 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.73%) Cacti
10 8 (0.73%) Zenoss
11 7 (0.64%) Graphite
11 7 (0.64%) logstash
12 6 (0.55%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.46%) Ganglia
13 5 (0.46%) Munin
Vendors
1 152 (13.88%) VMware
2 111 (10.14%) Red Hat
3 74 (6.76%) Oracle
4 65 (5.94%) Microsoft
5 54 (4.93%) EMC
6 52 (4.75%) Facebook
7 45 (4.11%) Cisco
8 43 (3.93%) Google
9 41 (3.74%) Qualys
10 27 (2.47%) RightScale
10 27 (2.47%) Yahoo!
11 26 (2.37%) Apple
11 26 (2.37%) Sony
12 20 (1.83%) HP
13 18 (1.64%) SAP
14 16 (1.46%) Citrix
14 16 (1.46%) IBM
15 13 (1.19%) F5
16 9 (0.82%) Progress
16 9 (0.82%) Zend
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Haywards Heath, West Sussex
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Berkshire
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
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Kent
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £49500.00 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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