The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 157 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 100 181 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.76% 3.07% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 5.49% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 76 154 132
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,000
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3127 3298 3417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.06% 55.96% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2661 2861 2961
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Ruby
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the South West region.

Ruby Salary Trend in the South West

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the South West

Ruby
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Gloucestershire -33 52 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Bristol -41 25 £62,500 +4.16% 6
Somerset -2 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Devon 0 7 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Dorset - 5 £45,000 -
Wiltshire -5 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 164 (77.36%) Python
2 131 (61.79%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (59.43%) Linux
4 116 (54.72%) Java
5 94 (44.34%) Scrum
6 83 (39.15%) Software Engineering
7 78 (36.79%) Git (software)
8 77 (36.32%) JavaScript
9 66 (31.13%) DevOps
10 63 (29.72%) Perl
10 63 (29.72%) C#
11 62 (29.25%) TDD
12 61 (28.77%) HTML
12 61 (28.77%) Jenkins
13 60 (28.30%) JIRA
14 59 (27.83%) Telecoms
15 58 (27.36%) CSS
16 57 (26.89%) Amazon AWS
17 55 (25.94%) Spring
18 54 (25.47%) jQuery
18 54 (25.47%) MongoDB
19 53 (25.00%) OO
20 51 (24.06%) MySQL
20 51 (24.06%) Hibernate
21 50 (23.58%) Oracle
21 50 (23.58%) C++
21 50 (23.58%) BDD
22 47 (22.17%) REST
22 47 (22.17%) Apache Camel
23 45 (21.23%) Retail

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 40 (18.87%) JBoss
2 27 (12.74%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (12.74%) Tomcat
3 25 (11.79%) Mule
3 25 (11.79%) Mule ESB
4 16 (7.55%) OpenStack
5 15 (7.08%) CloudStack
6 14 (6.60%) Apache Spark
7 12 (5.66%) Apache
7 12 (5.66%) Confluence
8 11 (5.19%) WebLogic
8 11 (5.19%) WebSphere
8 11 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (4.72%) Apache Solr
10 9 (4.25%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.89%) nginx
12 3 (1.42%) SAS
13 2 (0.94%) WordPress
14 1 (0.47%) Drupal
14 1 (0.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) GNU Octave
2 2 (0.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (13.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (26.89%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (15.09%) SaaS
3 29 (13.68%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.89%) GitHub
5 3 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.42%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.42%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.42%) Route 53
5 3 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.94%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.94%) Heroku
7 1 (0.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.91%) Internet
2 12 (5.66%) Firewall
3 10 (4.72%) HTTP
4 9 (4.25%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.30%) SSH
6 6 (2.83%) DNS
6 6 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (2.83%) SMTP
7 2 (0.94%) VPN
7 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.47%) LAN
8 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.47%) MongoDB
2 51 (24.06%) MySQL
3 35 (16.51%) NoSQL
4 34 (16.04%) Relational Database
5 26 (12.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 25 (11.79%) Big Data
7 24 (11.32%) RDBMS
8 23 (10.85%) Hadoop
9 19 (8.96%) SQL Server
10 10 (4.72%) Apache Hive
10 10 (4.72%) Couchbase
11 9 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (3.77%) Neo4j
12 8 (3.77%) Oracle Database
12 8 (3.77%) OrientDB
12 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.89%) Apache Accumulo
15 3 (1.42%) MariaDB
16 2 (0.94%) HBase
Development Applications
1 78 (36.79%) Git (software)
2 61 (28.77%) Jenkins
3 60 (28.30%) JIRA
4 33 (15.57%) JUnit
5 25 (11.79%) IntelliJ
6 20 (9.43%) Selenium
7 17 (8.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (7.55%) TeamCity
9 14 (6.60%) PHPUnit
10 13 (6.13%) Cucumber
11 11 (5.19%) Subversion
12 9 (4.25%) Maven
13 8 (3.77%) Bitbucket
14 7 (3.30%) JMeter
15 6 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (2.36%) LoadRunner
16 5 (2.36%) SpecFlow
16 5 (2.36%) Zephyr
17 4 (1.89%) Ant
17 4 (1.89%) EasyMock
General
1 59 (27.83%) Telecoms
2 45 (21.23%) Retail
3 36 (16.98%) Manufacturing
4 33 (15.57%) Finance
5 31 (14.62%) Electronics
6 29 (13.68%) Marketing
7 6 (2.83%) Games
8 3 (1.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 79 (37.26%) Developer
2 40 (18.87%) Software Engineer
3 33 (15.57%) Java Developer
4 28 (13.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (10.85%) Analyst
5 23 (10.85%) Senior Developer
6 20 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 18 (8.49%) Security Analyst
8 17 (8.02%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 16 (7.55%) Test Analyst
10 15 (7.08%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (6.13%) Test Engineer
12 11 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (5.19%) Verification Engineer
13 10 (4.72%) Technical Leader
14 9 (4.25%) Software Developer
15 8 (3.77%) Junior
15 8 (3.77%) Lead Software Engineer
15 8 (3.77%) Test Automation Engineer
16 7 (3.30%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.77%) HTML
2 58 (27.36%) CSS
3 55 (25.94%) Spring
4 54 (25.47%) jQuery
5 51 (24.06%) Hibernate
6 47 (22.17%) Apache Camel
6 47 (22.17%) REST
7 42 (19.81%) HTML5
8 41 (19.34%) Node.js
9 39 (18.40%) .NET
10 38 (17.92%) LAMP
10 38 (17.92%) Web Services
11 33 (15.57%) AngularJS
11 33 (15.57%) XML
12 31 (14.62%) SOAP
13 30 (14.15%) Java EE
14 28 (13.21%) JSON
15 25 (11.79%) JPA
15 25 (11.79%) Spring Integration
15 25 (11.79%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.85%) Digital Media
2 22 (10.38%) PKI
3 21 (9.91%) Visualisation
4 9 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.25%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.30%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.83%) Wiki
7 5 (2.36%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.89%) Social Media
8 4 (1.89%) VHDL
9 3 (1.42%) Blog
9 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.42%) User Experience
10 2 (0.94%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.94%) BBC
10 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.94%) SCADA
10 2 (0.94%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 126 (59.43%) Linux
2 44 (20.75%) Unix
3 40 (18.87%) Windows
4 15 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.66%) CentOS
6 6 (2.83%) Solaris
7 4 (1.89%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) Debian
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (61.79%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (44.34%) Scrum
3 83 (39.15%) Software Engineering
4 66 (31.13%) DevOps
5 62 (29.25%) TDD
6 53 (25.00%) OO
7 50 (23.58%) BDD
8 43 (20.28%) MVC
9 42 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (18.87%) Programme Management
11 36 (16.98%) OOP
12 34 (16.04%) Configuration Management
13 31 (14.62%) Kanban
14 30 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
15 29 (13.68%) Digital Marketing
15 29 (13.68%) Integration Testing
16 28 (13.21%) Time Management
17 27 (12.74%) Analytics
17 27 (12.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 164 (77.36%) Python
2 116 (54.72%) Java
3 77 (36.32%) JavaScript
4 63 (29.72%) C#
4 63 (29.72%) Perl
5 50 (23.58%) C++
6 43 (20.28%) SQL
7 35 (16.51%) Bash Shell
7 35 (16.51%) PHP
8 30 (14.15%) C
9 19 (8.96%) Go
10 16 (7.55%) Shell Script
11 9 (4.25%) Scala
12 8 (3.77%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.36%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.36%) R
14 4 (1.89%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.42%) Groovy
16 1 (0.47%) Clojure
16 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (20.28%) Security Cleared
2 33 (15.57%) Degree
3 24 (11.32%) ISTQB
4 22 (10.38%) ISEB
5 17 (8.02%) SC Cleared
6 16 (7.55%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.94%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.47%) CCNP
8 1 (0.47%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.47%) CLAS
8 1 (0.47%) GPEN
8 1 (0.47%) OSCE
8 1 (0.47%) OSCP
8 1 (0.47%) OSWP
8 1 (0.47%) PhD
8 1 (0.47%) SANS
8 1 (0.47%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.77%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) SDET
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (9.43%) Hyper-V
1 20 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.08%) vSphere
2 15 (7.08%) Xen
2 15 (7.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (16.04%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (15.57%) Puppet
3 19 (8.96%) Ansible
4 17 (8.02%) Cobbler
4 17 (8.02%) Tivoli
5 11 (5.19%) Salt
5 11 (5.19%) Terraform
6 3 (1.42%) Graylog
6 3 (1.42%) Kibana
6 3 (1.42%) logstash
6 3 (1.42%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (23.58%) Oracle
2 30 (14.15%) Apple
3 29 (13.68%) SAP
4 26 (12.26%) Red Hat
5 25 (11.79%) Microsoft
6 20 (9.43%) VMware
7 15 (7.08%) EnterpriseDB
8 5 (2.36%) HP
9 4 (1.89%) Facebook
9 4 (1.89%) Google
9 4 (1.89%) Rally
10 2 (0.94%) Sony
10 2 (0.94%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.47%) Adobe
11 1 (0.47%) Intel
11 1 (0.47%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.47%) SaltStack
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago