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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 168 206 243
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +37
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 378 274 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.68% 1.25% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 2.54% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 268 239 206
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
10835 10779 11747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.02% 49.15% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9185 9475 10507
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +41 107 £45,000 +28.57% 12
Surrey +2 70 £38,750 -3.12% 3
East Sussex -13 57 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Berkshire +6 51 £50,000 - 9
Oxfordshire +22 35 £47,500 +15.15% 12
Buckinghamshire +16 35 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Kent 0 14 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Sussex - 5 - -
West Sussex - 4 £55,000 - 1
Middlesex -10 2 £37,500 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 375 (49.15%) Python
2 349 (45.74%) Linux
3 304 (39.84%) JavaScript
4 278 (36.44%) Git (software)
5 250 (32.77%) TDD
6 238 (31.19%) C#
7 236 (30.93%) MVC
8 234 (30.67%) HTML
9 230 (30.14%) PHP
10 226 (29.62%) CSS
11 210 (27.52%) Perl
12 205 (26.87%) jQuery
13 199 (26.08%) Node.js
14 194 (25.43%) BDD
14 194 (25.43%) Open Source
15 192 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
15 192 (25.16%) Java
16 191 (25.03%) .NET
17 186 (24.38%) OO
18 174 (22.80%) MySQL
19 173 (22.67%) SQL Server
20 166 (21.76%) ASP.NET
21 164 (21.49%) Ruby on Rails
21 164 (21.49%) Bash Shell
22 163 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
23 138 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
24 130 (17.04%) E-Commerce
25 125 (16.38%) Windows
25 125 (16.38%) QA
26 120 (15.73%) Puppet

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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
1 199 (26.08%) Node.js
2 118 (15.47%) Apache
3 93 (12.19%) IIS
4 76 (9.96%) Confluence
5 45 (5.90%) nginx
6 28 (3.67%) Drupal
7 27 (3.54%) Tomcat
8 21 (2.75%) CMS
9 15 (1.97%) OpenStack
10 14 (1.83%) ColdFusion
11 9 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (1.18%) WordPress
12 7 (0.92%) Eucalyptus
13 6 (0.79%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.79%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.26%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.26%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.26%) Plone
14 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.13%) Movable Type
Applications
1 64 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.66%) MS Office
3 5 (0.66%) Mingle
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Magento
2 6 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (7.86%) SaaS
2 47 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.72%) GitHub
4 31 (4.06%) PaaS
5 22 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (2.75%) IaaS
7 20 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (0.92%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.66%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.66%) ElastiCache
10 5 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.52%) Heroku
11 4 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.70%) Internet
2 40 (5.24%) HTTP
3 29 (3.80%) Firewall
4 27 (3.54%) TCP/IP
5 19 (2.49%) IPv4
5 19 (2.49%) IPv6
6 14 (1.83%) Ethernet
6 14 (1.83%) InfiniBand
7 13 (1.70%) VoIP
8 12 (1.57%) DNS
9 11 (1.44%) SNMP
10 10 (1.31%) tcpdump
11 9 (1.18%) VLAN
11 9 (1.18%) VPN
11 9 (1.18%) LDAP
12 8 (1.05%) Network Security
13 7 (0.92%) NetScaler
14 6 (0.79%) DHCP
14 6 (0.79%) SMTP
15 5 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (22.80%) MySQL
2 173 (22.67%) SQL Server
3 113 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 95 (12.45%) Relational Database
5 74 (9.70%) RDBMS
6 72 (9.44%) RavenDB
7 60 (7.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (5.37%) MongoDB
10 21 (2.75%) HBase
11 13 (1.70%) Big Data
12 11 (1.44%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.31%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.31%) Redis
14 7 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.39%) Ingres
16 3 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 278 (36.44%) Git (software)
2 108 (14.15%) Cucumber
3 93 (12.19%) JIRA
4 85 (11.14%) TeamCity
4 85 (11.14%) Selenium
5 81 (10.62%) WATIR
6 72 (9.44%) NUnit
6 72 (9.44%) ReSharper
6 72 (9.44%) NCrunch
6 72 (9.44%) Rhino Mocks
6 72 (9.44%) Moq
7 66 (8.65%) WebDriver
8 45 (5.90%) Subversion
9 41 (5.37%) Jenkins
10 18 (2.36%) Jasmine
11 15 (1.97%) GCC
11 15 (1.97%) GDB
12 11 (1.44%) PhantomJS
13 10 (1.31%) Xcode
13 10 (1.31%) Metasploit
General
1 113 (14.81%) Retail
2 63 (8.26%) Marketing
3 59 (7.73%) Finance
4 55 (7.21%) Back Office
5 37 (4.85%) Telecoms
6 27 (3.54%) Banking
7 12 (1.57%) Publishing
8 8 (1.05%) Advertising
8 8 (1.05%) Billing
9 6 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.79%) Electronics
10 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.39%) Games
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
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 368 (48.23%) Developer
2 124 (16.25%) .NET Developer
3 101 (13.24%) Systems Administrator
4 100 (13.11%) Administrator
5 73 (9.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 73 (9.57%) Linux Administrator
6 68 (8.91%) Web Developer
7 46 (6.03%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 42 (5.50%) Software Developer
8 42 (5.50%) Junior
8 42 (5.50%) QA Engineer
9 41 (5.37%) Linux Engineer
10 38 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
11 37 (4.85%) Senior Developer
12 32 (4.19%) DevOps Engineer
13 31 (4.06%) Ruby Developer
14 30 (3.93%) Tester
15 29 (3.80%) Junior Developer
16 22 (2.88%) PHP Developer
17 21 (2.75%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (30.67%) HTML
2 226 (29.62%) CSS
3 205 (26.87%) jQuery
4 191 (25.03%) .NET
5 166 (21.76%) ASP.NET
6 164 (21.49%) Ruby on Rails
7 163 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 93 (12.19%) RESTful
9 85 (11.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 76 (9.96%) .NET Framework
10 76 (9.96%) HTML5
11 75 (9.83%) NHibernate
12 74 (9.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 73 (9.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 72 (9.44%) Spring.NET
14 72 (9.44%) MSMQ
14 72 (9.44%) Dapper ORM
14 72 (9.44%) StructureMap
15 71 (9.31%) Web Services
16 63 (8.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 194 (25.43%) Open Source
2 92 (12.06%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.64%) Social Media
4 29 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 25 (3.28%) Blog
6 24 (3.15%) BBC
7 19 (2.49%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.57%) iPhone
9 10 (1.31%) Digital Media
10 9 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.05%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.05%) Web 2.0
12 6 (0.79%) DTV
13 4 (0.52%) Statistics
13 4 (0.52%) Social Network
14 3 (0.39%) FMCG
14 3 (0.39%) SCADA
15 2 (0.26%) Xbox
15 2 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.26%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 349 (45.74%) Linux
2 125 (16.38%) Windows
3 107 (14.02%) UNIX
4 65 (8.52%) Debian
5 60 (7.86%) Ubuntu
5 60 (7.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (4.98%) Android
7 32 (4.19%) Apple iOS
8 27 (3.54%) Mac OS X
9 22 (2.88%) CentOS
10 19 (2.49%) Solaris
11 16 (2.10%) OpenBSD
12 14 (1.83%) Windows 7
13 13 (1.70%) AIX
14 9 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (1.05%) SUSE
16 7 (0.92%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.79%) Fedora
18 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (32.77%) TDD
2 236 (30.93%) MVC
3 194 (25.43%) BDD
4 192 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
5 186 (24.38%) OO
6 138 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
7 130 (17.04%) E-Commerce
8 103 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
9 96 (12.58%) Web Application Development
10 95 (12.45%) DevOps
11 91 (11.93%) Software Engineering
12 82 (10.75%) ERP
13 79 (10.35%) Pair Programming
14 76 (9.96%) Configuration Management
15 75 (9.83%) Scrum
15 75 (9.83%) Refactoring
16 73 (9.57%) OOD
17 67 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
18 54 (7.08%) Web Development
19 52 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 375 (49.15%) Python
2 304 (39.84%) JavaScript
3 238 (31.19%) C#
4 230 (30.14%) PHP
5 210 (27.52%) Perl
6 192 (25.16%) Java
7 164 (21.49%) Bash Shell
8 103 (13.50%) SQL
9 95 (12.45%) VB.NET
10 62 (8.13%) C++
11 53 (6.95%) C
12 27 (3.54%) PowerShell
12 27 (3.54%) VB
13 17 (2.23%) Objective-C
14 15 (1.97%) PHP5
15 14 (1.83%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.18%) Groovy
17 8 (1.05%) Scala
18 6 (0.79%) Haskell
19 5 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 112 (14.68%) Degree
2 43 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.62%) CISSP
3 20 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.92%) CEH
4 7 (0.92%) OSCP
4 7 (0.92%) OSCE
5 6 (0.79%) CCNA
5 6 (0.79%) ISEB
5 6 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.39%) RHCE
8 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.13%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.13%) CITP
9 1 (0.13%) MBCS
9 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (16.38%) QA
2 32 (4.19%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.57%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (3.28%) Snort
3 23 (3.01%) Xen
4 17 (2.23%) KVM
4 17 (2.23%) XenServer
5 16 (2.10%) vSphere
6 14 (1.83%) Hyper-V
7 11 (1.44%) Active Directory
8 10 (1.31%) Nmap
9 9 (1.18%) Varnish
10 8 (1.05%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.92%) NFS
12 3 (0.39%) Squid
12 3 (0.39%) vCloud
13 2 (0.26%) Docker
13 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 120 (15.73%) Puppet
2 80 (10.48%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (5.64%) Nagios
4 26 (3.41%) Vagrant
5 15 (1.97%) Ansible
5 15 (1.97%) Salt
6 13 (1.70%) Cacti
7 12 (1.57%) OpenView
7 12 (1.57%) Ganglia
8 11 (1.44%) Capistrano
8 11 (1.44%) Zenoss
8 11 (1.44%) ZABBIX
9 10 (1.31%) Nessus
10 7 (0.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (0.92%) logstash
10 7 (0.92%) collectd
10 7 (0.92%) StatsD
11 5 (0.66%) Munin
11 5 (0.66%) Control-M
11 5 (0.66%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 91 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 84 (11.01%) Red Hat
3 72 (9.44%) Endeca
3 72 (9.44%) RedPrairie
4 48 (6.29%) VMware
5 42 (5.50%) Oracle
6 37 (4.85%) Citrix
7 35 (4.59%) Google
8 26 (3.41%) Facebook
9 24 (3.15%) Yahoo!
9 24 (3.15%) Apple
9 24 (3.15%) Sony
10 18 (2.36%) Zend
11 15 (1.97%) JBoss
12 12 (1.57%) Cisco
12 12 (1.57%) Rackspace
13 10 (1.31%) Sophos
13 10 (1.31%) Imperva
14 9 (1.18%) Demandware
15 8 (1.05%) Sun
Epsom, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + equity + relocation offered
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Personnel IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago