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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 110 117 139
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 149 152 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.62% 2.46% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.73% 4.51% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 127 134 93
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3150 3368 3192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.47% 54.45% 55.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2692 2871 2776
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Gloucestershire +16 69 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Bristol -18 45 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Devon - 13 £32,500 - 2
Wiltshire +10 10 £50,000 +33.33%
Somerset -1 8 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Dorset +7 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 168 (63.16%) Python
2 139 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (51.88%) Java
4 125 (46.99%) Linux
5 124 (46.62%) C#
6 105 (39.47%) JavaScript
7 91 (34.21%) Software Engineering
8 85 (31.95%) HTML
8 85 (31.95%) CSS
9 82 (30.83%) Scrum
10 77 (28.95%) OO
11 76 (28.57%) C++
12 75 (28.20%) Git (software)
13 73 (27.44%) TDD
14 69 (25.94%) JIRA
15 67 (25.19%) .NET
15 67 (25.19%) Telecoms
16 64 (24.06%) SQL
17 63 (23.68%) BDD
18 62 (23.31%) OOP
19 60 (22.56%) MVC
20 59 (22.18%) Windows
21 58 (21.80%) Perl
22 52 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
23 51 (19.17%) DevOps
24 48 (18.05%) NoSQL
24 48 (18.05%) PHP
25 45 (16.92%) ASP.NET
25 45 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
26 43 (16.17%) Marketing

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 35 (13.16%) JBoss
2 27 (10.15%) Node.js
3 23 (8.65%) Mule
3 23 (8.65%) Mule ESB
3 23 (8.65%) Tomcat
4 19 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (6.02%) SAS
6 15 (5.64%) Confluence
7 12 (4.51%) Apache
8 11 (4.14%) Apache Spark
9 10 (3.76%) CloudStack
9 10 (3.76%) OpenStack
9 10 (3.76%) WebLogic
9 10 (3.76%) WebSphere
9 10 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.50%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.50%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.13%) IIS
11 3 (1.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (12.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (10.90%) SaaS
3 24 (9.02%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (3.38%) Heroku
5 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.50%) IaaS
6 4 (1.50%) PaaS
7 3 (1.13%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.38%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.53%) Internet
2 14 (5.26%) Firewall
3 12 (4.51%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.76%) DNS
4 10 (3.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (3.38%) SMTP
6 8 (3.01%) HTTP
7 7 (2.63%) LAN
7 7 (2.63%) SSH
7 7 (2.63%) WAN
8 5 (1.88%) VPN
9 4 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.13%) DHCP
11 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.75%) SAN
12 1 (0.38%) 2G
12 1 (0.38%) 3G
12 1 (0.38%) SMS
12 1 (0.38%) VoIP
12 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.05%) NoSQL
2 43 (16.17%) MongoDB
3 38 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 30 (11.28%) MySQL
5 25 (9.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 25 (9.40%) Relational Database
5 25 (9.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (8.27%) Hadoop
7 18 (6.77%) Big Data
8 14 (5.26%) Neo4j
9 12 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (4.14%) RDBMS
11 10 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (3.01%) Oracle Database
12 8 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (3.01%) OrientDB
12 8 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
13 7 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (2.26%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 75 (28.20%) Git (software)
2 69 (25.94%) JIRA
3 38 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 30 (11.28%) JUnit
5 24 (9.02%) Selenium
6 23 (8.65%) IntelliJ
7 22 (8.27%) Cucumber
8 13 (4.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (4.89%) SpecFlow
8 13 (4.89%) Subversion
9 11 (4.14%) TeamCity
10 9 (3.38%) Bitbucket
11 7 (2.63%) LoadRunner
11 7 (2.63%) Maven
11 7 (2.63%) Moq
11 7 (2.63%) NUnit
11 7 (2.63%) PHPUnit
11 7 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (1.88%) RSpec
13 4 (1.50%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (25.19%) Telecoms
2 43 (16.17%) Marketing
3 35 (13.16%) Finance
4 33 (12.41%) Manufacturing
5 32 (12.03%) Electronics
6 30 (11.28%) Retail
7 14 (5.26%) Advertising
8 6 (2.26%) Games
9 4 (1.50%) Music Industry
10 3 (1.13%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 140 (52.63%) Developer
2 47 (17.67%) Java Developer
3 44 (16.54%) Software Engineer
4 42 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 26 (9.77%) Analyst
6 24 (9.02%) Software Developer
7 23 (8.65%) .NET Developer
7 23 (8.65%) C++ Developer
7 23 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (7.52%) Junior
8 20 (7.52%) Junior Developer
9 19 (7.14%) Test Engineer
10 17 (6.39%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (6.02%) Test Analyst
12 14 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
12 14 (5.26%) HTML Developer
13 13 (4.89%) Graduate
13 13 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (4.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (31.95%) CSS
1 85 (31.95%) HTML
2 67 (25.19%) .NET
3 45 (16.92%) ASP.NET
4 42 (15.79%) jQuery
5 40 (15.04%) Ruby on Rails
6 38 (14.29%) XML
7 37 (13.91%) REST
7 37 (13.91%) Spring
7 37 (13.91%) Web Services
8 35 (13.16%) HTML5
9 31 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (11.65%) SOAP
10 30 (11.28%) Hibernate
11 28 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 28 (10.53%) Apache Camel
11 28 (10.53%) JSON
11 28 (10.53%) RESTful
12 27 (10.15%) CSS3
13 25 (9.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.41%) Digital Media
2 26 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.27%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.89%) User Experience
5 18 (6.77%) Mobile App
6 14 (5.26%) Visualisation
7 11 (4.14%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.14%) Mathematics
8 10 (3.76%) VHDL
9 7 (2.63%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.63%) Wiki
10 6 (2.26%) Cybercrime
10 6 (2.26%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.88%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.88%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.88%) PKI
12 4 (1.50%) iPad
12 4 (1.50%) SCADA
13 3 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (1.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 125 (46.99%) Linux
2 59 (22.18%) Windows
3 34 (12.78%) Unix
4 15 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.14%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.63%) Solaris
7 5 (1.88%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.13%) Android
8 3 (1.13%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.75%) CentOS
9 2 (0.75%) Debian
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 82 (30.83%) Scrum
4 77 (28.95%) OO
5 73 (27.44%) TDD
6 63 (23.68%) BDD
7 62 (23.31%) OOP
8 60 (22.56%) MVC
9 51 (19.17%) DevOps
10 45 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 34 (12.78%) Kanban
13 33 (12.41%) Programme Management
14 32 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (12.03%) Cybersecurity
14 32 (12.03%) Digital Marketing
15 30 (11.28%) ITIL
16 29 (10.90%) Open Source
17 27 (10.15%) Integration Testing
17 27 (10.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 168 (63.16%) Python
2 138 (51.88%) Java
3 124 (46.62%) C#
4 105 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 76 (28.57%) C++
6 64 (24.06%) SQL
7 58 (21.80%) Perl
8 48 (18.05%) PHP
9 37 (13.91%) Bash Shell
10 32 (12.03%) Scala
11 31 (11.65%) C
12 20 (7.52%) R
13 17 (6.39%) Objective-C
14 15 (5.64%) Go
14 15 (5.64%) MATLAB
15 11 (4.14%) Shell Script
16 10 (3.76%) Clojure
16 10 (3.76%) PL/SQL
16 10 (3.76%) Rust
17 7 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (14.29%) Degree
1 38 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 32 (12.03%) DV Cleared
3 24 (9.02%) SC Cleared
4 20 (7.52%) ISTQB
5 17 (6.39%) ISEB
6 4 (1.50%) CREST Certified
6 4 (1.50%) EMC Certification
7 3 (1.13%) CCNP
7 3 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.13%) CISSP
7 3 (1.13%) CLAS
7 3 (1.13%) GIAC
7 3 (1.13%) GPEN
7 3 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.13%) OSCE
7 3 (1.13%) OSCP
7 3 (1.13%) OSWP
7 3 (1.13%) SANS
7 3 (1.13%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (4.51%) vSphere
2 11 (4.14%) Xen
3 10 (3.76%) XenServer
4 5 (1.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (1.88%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (8.27%) Puppet
2 21 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (6.39%) Ansible
4 10 (3.76%) Cobbler
4 10 (3.76%) Salt
4 10 (3.76%) Terraform
4 10 (3.76%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.75%) Nagios
5 2 (0.75%) SCCM
5 2 (0.75%) SCOM
6 1 (0.38%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.38%) Grafana
6 1 (0.38%) Graphite
6 1 (0.38%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.38%) logstash
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 38 (14.29%) Apple
2 32 (12.03%) SAP
3 31 (11.65%) Oracle
4 18 (6.77%) Microsoft
5 15 (5.64%) VMware
6 12 (4.51%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.76%) EnterpriseDB
8 8 (3.01%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.88%) IBM
10 4 (1.50%) EMC
10 4 (1.50%) Google
10 4 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.75%) Adobe
11 2 (0.75%) HP
11 2 (0.75%) Rally
12 1 (0.38%) ESRI
12 1 (0.38%) Incapsula
12 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.38%) Telelogic
12 1 (0.38%) Trapeze
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Honiton, Devon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
UWE
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 (and an exception package)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Polecat
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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