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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 166 194 236
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +42
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 366 293 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.62% 1.33% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 2.70% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 282 256 224
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11046 10844 11647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.79% 49.18% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9499 9504 10410
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 £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +34 91 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Surrey -7 69 £38,750 -8.82% 7
East Sussex -9 58 £40,000 +17.64%
Berkshire +12 53 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Oxfordshire +14 43 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Buckinghamshire +13 31 £40,000 +28.00% 7
Kent -14 18 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Middlesex -12 2 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 383 (53.12%) Python
2 351 (48.68%) Linux
3 285 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 243 (33.70%) Git (software)
5 235 (32.59%) PHP
6 220 (30.51%) HTML
7 217 (30.10%) CSS
7 217 (30.10%) MVC
8 213 (29.54%) TDD
9 209 (28.99%) Perl
10 199 (27.60%) C#
11 190 (26.35%) Java
11 190 (26.35%) Node.js
12 189 (26.21%) jQuery
13 177 (24.55%) .NET
13 177 (24.55%) MySQL
14 176 (24.41%) Open Source
15 167 (23.16%) OO
16 164 (22.75%) Ruby on Rails
17 159 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
17 159 (22.05%) BDD
18 157 (21.78%) Bash Shell
19 156 (21.64%) SQL Server
20 148 (20.53%) ASP.NET
21 145 (20.11%) ASP.NET MVC
22 128 (17.75%) Puppet
23 123 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
24 121 (16.78%) Apache
25 119 (16.50%) Windows
26 104 (14.42%) Retail

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 190 (26.35%) Node.js
2 121 (16.78%) Apache
3 78 (10.82%) IIS
4 61 (8.46%) Confluence
5 47 (6.52%) nginx
6 29 (4.02%) Drupal
7 26 (3.61%) Tomcat
8 18 (2.50%) CMS
9 13 (1.80%) ColdFusion
10 12 (1.66%) OpenStack
11 10 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (1.25%) WordPress
13 8 (1.11%) Eucalyptus
14 6 (0.83%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.83%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.28%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.28%) Plone
15 2 (0.28%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.14%) Flash Media Server
16 1 (0.14%) lighttpd
Applications
1 58 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.83%) MS Office
3 5 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.69%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (1.39%) Magento
2 6 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.46%) SaaS
2 50 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (4.58%) PaaS
4 25 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (3.47%) GitHub
5 20 (2.77%) IaaS
5 20 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.97%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.69%) Heroku
8 5 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
8 5 (0.69%) ElastiCache
9 4 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.54%) Internet
2 40 (5.55%) HTTP
3 30 (4.16%) Firewall
4 28 (3.88%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.22%) DNS
5 16 (2.22%) IPv4
5 16 (2.22%) IPv6
6 13 (1.80%) tcpdump
7 12 (1.66%) Ethernet
7 12 (1.66%) InfiniBand
8 10 (1.39%) Network Security
8 10 (1.39%) SMTP
8 10 (1.39%) VoIP
9 9 (1.25%) SNMP
10 8 (1.11%) LDAP
10 8 (1.11%) VLAN
11 6 (0.83%) NetScaler
11 6 (0.83%) DHCP
11 6 (0.83%) VPN
12 5 (0.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (24.55%) MySQL
2 156 (21.64%) SQL Server
3 102 (14.15%) NoSQL
4 85 (11.79%) Relational Database
5 67 (9.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 60 (8.32%) RavenDB
6 60 (8.32%) RDBMS
7 48 (6.66%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (5.83%) MongoDB
9 19 (2.64%) HBase
10 17 (2.36%) Big Data
11 10 (1.39%) Redis
11 10 (1.39%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.25%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.42%) Ingres
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 243 (33.70%) Git (software)
2 75 (10.40%) Cucumber
3 70 (9.71%) JIRA
4 65 (9.02%) TeamCity
5 62 (8.60%) Moq
5 62 (8.60%) ReSharper
6 61 (8.46%) WATIR
7 60 (8.32%) NUnit
7 60 (8.32%) Rhino Mocks
7 60 (8.32%) NCrunch
8 57 (7.91%) Selenium
9 49 (6.80%) Subversion
10 44 (6.10%) Jenkins
11 39 (5.41%) WebDriver
12 15 (2.08%) Jasmine
13 14 (1.94%) Metasploit
14 13 (1.80%) PhantomJS
15 12 (1.66%) GCC
15 12 (1.66%) GDB
16 11 (1.53%) PHPUnit
General
1 104 (14.42%) Retail
2 59 (8.18%) Finance
3 57 (7.91%) Marketing
4 47 (6.52%) Back Office
5 30 (4.16%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.33%) Banking
7 11 (1.53%) Publishing
8 9 (1.25%) Billing
9 8 (1.11%) Advertising
10 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.83%) Electronics
11 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.42%) Games
12 2 (0.28%) French Language
12 2 (0.28%) German Language
12 2 (0.28%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 350 (48.54%) Developer
2 112 (15.53%) .NET Developer
3 102 (14.15%) Systems Administrator
4 101 (14.01%) Administrator
5 74 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 74 (10.26%) Linux Administrator
6 72 (9.99%) Web Developer
7 44 (6.10%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 42 (5.83%) Junior
9 40 (5.55%) Linux Engineer
10 39 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
11 38 (5.27%) Senior Developer
12 35 (4.85%) Software Developer
12 35 (4.85%) Ruby Developer
13 30 (4.16%) Junior Developer
13 30 (4.16%) DevOps Engineer
14 25 (3.47%) PHP Developer
15 24 (3.33%) QA Engineer
15 24 (3.33%) Applications Developer
16 23 (3.19%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (30.51%) HTML
2 217 (30.10%) CSS
3 189 (26.21%) jQuery
4 177 (24.55%) .NET
5 164 (22.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 148 (20.53%) ASP.NET
7 145 (20.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 84 (11.65%) RESTful
9 77 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 70 (9.71%) Web Services
11 68 (9.43%) HTML5
12 66 (9.15%) .NET Framework
12 66 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 64 (8.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 63 (8.74%) NHibernate
15 61 (8.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 60 (8.32%) Dapper ORM
16 60 (8.32%) MSMQ
16 60 (8.32%) StructureMap
16 60 (8.32%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 176 (24.41%) Open Source
2 84 (11.65%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.27%) Social Media
4 29 (4.02%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.33%) BBC
6 14 (1.94%) Blog
6 14 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.66%) iPhone
8 11 (1.53%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.25%) Web 2.0
9 9 (1.25%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.11%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.83%) DTV
11 6 (0.83%) Social Network
11 6 (0.83%) FMCG
12 5 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.42%) SCADA
14 2 (0.28%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.28%) Statistics
14 2 (0.28%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 351 (48.68%) Linux
2 119 (16.50%) Windows
3 100 (13.87%) UNIX
4 68 (9.43%) Debian
5 64 (8.88%) Ubuntu
6 56 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (4.99%) Android
8 30 (4.16%) Apple iOS
9 25 (3.47%) CentOS
10 22 (3.05%) Mac OS X
11 18 (2.50%) Solaris
12 16 (2.22%) OpenBSD
13 12 (1.66%) AIX
14 11 (1.53%) Windows 7
15 10 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.97%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.83%) Fedora
17 6 (0.83%) SUSE
17 6 (0.83%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (30.10%) MVC
2 213 (29.54%) TDD
3 167 (23.16%) OO
4 159 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (22.05%) BDD
5 123 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
6 101 (14.01%) E-Commerce
7 98 (13.59%) DevOps
8 87 (12.07%) Web Application Development
9 78 (10.82%) Software Engineering
10 74 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (9.99%) Configuration Management
12 64 (8.88%) Pair Programming
12 64 (8.88%) Scrum
13 62 (8.60%) ERP
14 60 (8.32%) Refactoring
15 58 (8.04%) OOD
16 54 (7.49%) Web Development
17 49 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
18 46 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 383 (53.12%) Python
2 285 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 235 (32.59%) PHP
4 209 (28.99%) Perl
5 199 (27.60%) C#
6 190 (26.35%) Java
7 157 (21.78%) Bash Shell
8 102 (14.15%) SQL
9 87 (12.07%) VB.NET
10 53 (7.35%) C++
11 49 (6.80%) C
12 31 (4.30%) VB
13 28 (3.88%) PowerShell
14 18 (2.50%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.94%) PHP5
16 11 (1.53%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.11%) VBScript
18 7 (0.97%) Groovy
19 6 (0.83%) Haskell
20 4 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 98 (13.59%) Degree
2 50 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.33%) CISSP
4 22 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.53%) OSCP
5 11 (1.53%) OSCE
6 10 (1.39%) CEH
7 5 (0.69%) CCNA
7 5 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.69%) RHCE
8 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.28%) ISEB
9 2 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.14%) MBCS
10 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.14%) OCPJWCD
10 1 (0.14%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.14%) CITP
10 1 (0.14%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (13.18%) QA
2 33 (4.58%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.08%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.28%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (3.74%) Xen
3 26 (3.61%) Snort
4 18 (2.50%) KVM
5 17 (2.36%) XenServer
6 14 (1.94%) vSphere
6 14 (1.94%) Nmap
7 13 (1.80%) Hyper-V
8 11 (1.53%) Active Directory
9 10 (1.39%) Varnish
10 8 (1.11%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.83%) Squid
11 6 (0.83%) NFS
11 6 (0.83%) vCloud
12 2 (0.28%) Docker
13 1 (0.14%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 128 (17.75%) Puppet
2 84 (11.65%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (5.55%) Nagios
4 23 (3.19%) Vagrant
5 14 (1.94%) Cacti
5 14 (1.94%) Nessus
5 14 (1.94%) Ansible
5 14 (1.94%) Salt
6 13 (1.80%) Ganglia
7 12 (1.66%) OpenView
8 11 (1.53%) Capistrano
9 9 (1.25%) Zenoss
9 9 (1.25%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (0.97%) logstash
11 7 (0.97%) collectd
11 7 (0.97%) StatsD
12 5 (0.69%) Graylog2
12 5 (0.69%) Munin
13 4 (0.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 84 (11.65%) Red Hat
2 82 (11.37%) Microsoft
3 60 (8.32%) Endeca
3 60 (8.32%) RedPrairie
4 54 (7.49%) VMware
5 39 (5.41%) Oracle
6 36 (4.99%) Citrix
7 35 (4.85%) Google
8 28 (3.88%) Facebook
9 24 (3.33%) Yahoo!
9 24 (3.33%) Sony
9 24 (3.33%) Apple
10 19 (2.64%) JBoss
11 17 (2.36%) Zend
12 14 (1.94%) Rackspace
13 13 (1.80%) Imperva
13 13 (1.80%) Sophos
14 12 (1.66%) Cisco
15 9 (1.25%) Juniper
15 9 (1.25%) Demandware
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
i-KMP Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Thame
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Not On The High Street Enterprises Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Not On The High Street Enterprises Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago