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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 106 125 182
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +57
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 478 532 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.78% 2.53% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.44% 5.05% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 422 446 262
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
8780 10538 10119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.98% 50.19% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7703 9223 8472
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 October 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 118 £45,000 +5.88% 25
Berkshire +46 114 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Surrey 0 114 £52,500 +10.52% 11
Oxfordshire +1 47 £50,000 +11.11% 10
East Sussex +13 33 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 29 £45,000 +20.00% 6
West Sussex +28 12 £40,000 -14.89% 4
Kent -27 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Middlesex - 1 £35,000 - 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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.

1 542 (56.17%) Python
2 467 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 436 (45.18%) Linux
4 354 (36.68%) JavaScript
5 335 (34.72%) Git (software)
6 334 (34.61%) Java
7 311 (32.23%) TDD
8 248 (25.70%) C#
9 242 (25.08%) HTML
10 230 (23.83%) PHP
11 228 (23.63%) Perl
12 222 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
12 222 (23.01%) BDD
13 218 (22.59%) MVC
14 217 (22.49%) DevOps
15 215 (22.28%) NoSQL
16 208 (21.55%) Ruby on Rails
17 197 (20.41%) Puppet
18 196 (20.31%) .NET
19 194 (20.10%) CSS
20 183 (18.96%) RESTful
21 182 (18.86%) SQL
22 175 (18.13%) MySQL
23 172 (17.82%) Node.js
24 171 (17.72%) AngularJS
25 166 (17.20%) SQL Server
26 164 (16.99%) Bash Shell
27 157 (16.27%) ASP.NET
28 149 (15.44%) Web Application Development
29 147 (15.23%) ASP.NET MVC

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 81 (8.39%) Apache
2 55 (5.70%) Tomcat
3 51 (5.28%) nginx
4 47 (4.87%) OpenStack
5 28 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (2.49%) Drupal
7 23 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
8 19 (1.97%) Eucalyptus
9 15 (1.55%) CMS
10 13 (1.35%) Jetty
10 13 (1.35%) WebSphere
11 12 (1.24%) Apache Spark
12 10 (1.04%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.93%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.83%) Liferay
15 7 (0.73%) WordPress
16 5 (0.52%) JBoss
17 4 (0.41%) Confluence
17 4 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
18 3 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 222 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (5.39%) Amazon EC2
3 52 (5.39%) SaaS
4 39 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (3.21%) IBM Cloud
5 31 (3.21%) SoftLayer
6 26 (2.69%) Amazon S3
7 20 (2.07%) GitHub
7 20 (2.07%) Heroku
8 16 (1.66%) IaaS
9 15 (1.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 14 (1.45%) Sumo Logic
11 11 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (1.14%) PaaS
12 10 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 9 (0.93%) OpenShift
14 8 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 35 (3.63%) Firewall
3 33 (3.42%) DNS
4 30 (3.11%) Internet
5 26 (2.69%) Wireless
6 24 (2.49%) HTTP
7 22 (2.28%) SMTP
7 22 (2.28%) VPN
8 17 (1.76%) SSL
9 15 (1.55%) SNMP
10 10 (1.04%) VoIP
11 9 (0.93%) BIG-IP
11 9 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (0.93%) NetScaler
12 8 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (0.83%) Intranet
13 6 (0.62%) LAN
13 6 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (22.28%) NoSQL
2 175 (18.13%) MySQL
3 166 (17.20%) SQL Server
4 138 (14.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 92 (9.53%) MongoDB
6 42 (4.35%) Big Data
7 31 (3.21%) MariaDB
8 30 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (2.59%) Hadoop
10 21 (2.18%) Redis
11 15 (1.55%) Relational Database
12 14 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.73%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.62%) Apache Accumulo
16 3 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 3 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
17 2 (0.21%) GIS
17 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.21%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 335 (34.72%) Git (software)
2 123 (12.75%) Jenkins
3 82 (8.50%) Cucumber
4 72 (7.46%) Subversion
5 61 (6.32%) Selenium
6 49 (5.08%) Vagrant
7 48 (4.97%) JIRA
8 33 (3.42%) Maven
9 24 (2.49%) Visual Studio
10 23 (2.38%) Eclipse
11 22 (2.28%) TeamCity
12 19 (1.97%) WebDriver
13 18 (1.87%) JUnit
14 17 (1.76%) Mockito
15 15 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (1.35%) Gradle
16 13 (1.35%) HP UFT
17 10 (1.04%) Burp Suite
17 10 (1.04%) gulp
17 10 (1.04%) Metasploit
General
1 49 (5.08%) Finance
2 41 (4.25%) Marketing
2 41 (4.25%) Telecoms
3 27 (2.80%) Games
4 17 (1.76%) Back Office
5 16 (1.66%) Advertising
6 15 (1.55%) Retail
7 13 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 13 (1.35%) Electronics
7 13 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.04%) Automotive
8 10 (1.04%) Banking
9 7 (0.73%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.41%) Law
12 2 (0.21%) Legal
12 2 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 491 (50.88%) Developer
2 154 (15.96%) .NET Developer
3 118 (12.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 94 (9.74%) Ruby Developer
5 88 (9.12%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 86 (8.91%) Linux Engineer
7 77 (7.98%) HTML Developer
7 77 (7.98%) Python Developer
8 74 (7.67%) Administrator
9 65 (6.74%) PHP Developer
10 61 (6.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 56 (5.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 55 (5.70%) Java Developer
13 54 (5.60%) Linux Administrator
13 54 (5.60%) Software Developer
13 54 (5.60%) Software Engineer
13 54 (5.60%) Systems Administrator
14 53 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
15 51 (5.28%) HTML CSS Developer
16 50 (5.18%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (25.08%) HTML
2 208 (21.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 196 (20.31%) .NET
4 194 (20.10%) CSS
5 183 (18.96%) RESTful
6 172 (17.82%) Node.js
7 171 (17.72%) AngularJS
8 157 (16.27%) ASP.NET
9 147 (15.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 140 (14.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 139 (14.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 126 (13.06%) WCF
13 120 (12.44%) Web Services
14 117 (12.12%) .NET Framework
15 87 (9.02%) Code First Entity Framework
15 87 (9.02%) Entity Framework
15 87 (9.02%) jQuery
16 82 (8.50%) LAMP
17 64 (6.63%) HTML5
18 58 (6.01%) React
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 39 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (3.63%) Data Centre
4 31 (3.21%) User Experience
5 25 (2.59%) Mathematics
6 20 (2.07%) Algorithms
6 20 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
8 17 (1.76%) Enterprise Cloud
8 17 (1.76%) FlexPod
8 17 (1.76%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.76%) Statistics
9 16 (1.66%) Mobile Payment
9 16 (1.66%) VCE vBlock
10 14 (1.45%) Cryptography
10 14 (1.45%) PKI
11 13 (1.35%) Social Network
12 11 (1.14%) iPad
12 11 (1.14%) NHS
13 10 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 436 (45.18%) Linux
2 127 (13.16%) Windows
3 56 (5.80%) Ubuntu
4 55 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (5.18%) Unix
6 39 (4.04%) CentOS
7 23 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 22 (2.28%) Android
9 17 (1.76%) FreeBSD
10 13 (1.35%) Fedora
10 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (1.14%) Solaris
12 10 (1.04%) Kali Linux
12 10 (1.04%) Windows Server
13 7 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.31%) OpenBSD
15 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (32.23%) TDD
3 222 (23.01%) BDD
4 218 (22.59%) MVC
5 217 (22.49%) DevOps
6 149 (15.44%) Web Application Development
7 142 (14.72%) Continuous Integration
8 135 (13.99%) Software Engineering
9 116 (12.02%) Scrum
10 112 (11.61%) Open Source
11 110 (11.40%) Web Development
12 80 (8.29%) OO
13 78 (8.08%) OOP
14 77 (7.98%) Configuration Management
15 68 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
16 58 (6.01%) Test Automation
17 56 (5.80%) Test Strategy
18 40 (4.15%) SDLC
19 38 (3.94%) Continuous Deployment
19 38 (3.94%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 542 (56.17%) Python
2 354 (36.68%) JavaScript
3 334 (34.61%) Java
4 248 (25.70%) C#
5 230 (23.83%) PHP
6 228 (23.63%) Perl
7 182 (18.86%) SQL
8 164 (16.99%) Bash Shell
9 108 (11.19%) C++
10 86 (8.91%) PowerShell
11 59 (6.11%) C
12 36 (3.73%) Scala
13 26 (2.69%) VB
14 25 (2.59%) Go
15 23 (2.38%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.24%) Groovy
16 12 (1.24%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.04%) F#
17 10 (1.04%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.93%) CFML
Qualifications
1 95 (9.84%) Degree
2 34 (3.52%) ISEB
3 28 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 25 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 15 (1.55%) VCDX
6 11 (1.14%) CREST Certified
6 11 (1.14%) OSCP
7 10 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (0.93%) CEH
8 9 (0.93%) GPEN
8 9 (0.93%) PhD
8 9 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.41%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.21%) CCNA
12 2 (0.21%) CHECK Team Member
12 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.21%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (11.19%) QA
2 31 (3.21%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.62%) ISO13485
3 6 (0.62%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) SDET
System Software
1 96 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (6.74%) Docker
3 45 (4.66%) vSphere
4 34 (3.52%) Hyper-V
5 32 (3.32%) vCloud
6 20 (2.07%) Active Directory
7 19 (1.97%) GlusterFS
7 19 (1.97%) Varnish
8 9 (0.93%) VirtualBox
9 6 (0.62%) Snort
9 6 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.41%) Postfix
10 4 (0.41%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.31%) Ceph
11 3 (0.31%) KVM
11 3 (0.31%) QEMU
12 2 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.10%) Firmware
13 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 197 (20.41%) Puppet
2 146 (15.13%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (8.08%) Ansible
4 54 (5.60%) Nagios
5 20 (2.07%) Cacti
6 19 (1.97%) Ganglia
6 19 (1.97%) OpenView
6 19 (1.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 19 (1.97%) WSUS
7 16 (1.66%) Capistrano
8 14 (1.45%) Salt
9 13 (1.35%) Kibana
10 10 (1.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 10 (1.04%) Nessus
10 10 (1.04%) Nmap
10 10 (1.04%) SCCM
11 9 (0.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 9 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.62%) CA Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.62%) Munin
Vendors
1 109 (11.30%) VMware
2 62 (6.42%) Red Hat
3 56 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 37 (3.83%) Cisco
5 33 (3.42%) Splunk
5 33 (3.42%) Zend
6 27 (2.80%) Oracle
7 19 (1.97%) BMC
7 19 (1.97%) Google
7 19 (1.97%) HP
8 18 (1.87%) F5
9 15 (1.55%) Nimsoft
10 13 (1.35%) Facebook
11 12 (1.24%) Juniper
12 11 (1.14%) SAP
13 9 (0.93%) Citrix
13 9 (0.93%) EMC
13 9 (0.93%) NetApp
13 9 (0.93%) Nimble Storage
13 9 (0.93%) SolarWinds
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Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Life Insurance / Dental / Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + too many to mention!
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday