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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 136 115 130
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 122 141 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.15% 2.41% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 4.30% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 106 131 104
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
3251 3278 3175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.20% 55.94% 58.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2807 2925 2841
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 +24 46 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Bristol -43 33 £60,000 +14.28% 9
Devon +34 32 £27,500 -11.29% 2
Somerset -25 4 £41,250 +10.00%
Wiltshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

1 159 (61.63%) Python
2 134 (51.94%) C#
3 133 (51.55%) Java
4 129 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (48.84%) Linux
6 109 (42.25%) JavaScript
7 100 (38.76%) Software Engineering
8 94 (36.43%) HTML
9 84 (32.56%) Telecoms
10 80 (31.01%) CSS
11 79 (30.62%) TDD
11 79 (30.62%) Scrum
12 72 (27.91%) BDD
13 71 (27.52%) MVC
14 70 (27.13%) Perl
15 67 (25.97%) Git (software)
16 63 (24.42%) .NET
17 61 (23.64%) C++
18 58 (22.48%) OO
19 57 (22.09%) ASP.NET
20 56 (21.71%) NoSQL
21 54 (20.93%) Marketing
22 53 (20.54%) Amazon AWS
23 51 (19.77%) SQL Server
24 50 (19.38%) Web Services
25 49 (18.99%) OOP
25 49 (18.99%) MongoDB
26 48 (18.60%) E-Commerce
26 48 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
27 47 (18.22%) jQuery

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 38 (14.73%) Node.js
2 33 (12.79%) JBoss
3 20 (7.75%) Mule
3 20 (7.75%) Mule ESB
3 20 (7.75%) Tomcat
4 19 (7.36%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (4.26%) SAS
6 9 (3.49%) Apache
7 6 (2.33%) Confluence
8 4 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.55%) CMS
9 3 (1.16%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.16%) CloudStack
9 3 (1.16%) IIS
9 3 (1.16%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.16%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.16%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.78%) nginx
10 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (4.65%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 53 (20.54%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (11.24%) SaaS
3 20 (7.75%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.55%) Heroku
5 4 (1.55%) IaaS
5 4 (1.55%) PaaS
6 3 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (17.83%) Internet
2 13 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (3.10%) Firewall
5 6 (2.33%) DNS
6 5 (1.94%) DHCP
6 5 (1.94%) HTTP
6 5 (1.94%) SMTP
7 2 (0.78%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.78%) LAN
7 2 (0.78%) WAN
8 1 (0.39%) SMS
8 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (21.71%) NoSQL
2 51 (19.77%) SQL Server
3 49 (18.99%) MongoDB
4 35 (13.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 31 (12.02%) Big Data
6 30 (11.63%) MySQL
7 20 (7.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 15 (5.81%) Hadoop
8 15 (5.81%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.43%) RDBMS
9 14 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.94%) Firebird
11 5 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.94%) Redis
12 4 (1.55%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.78%) Apache Accumulo
14 2 (0.78%) BigQuery
14 2 (0.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 67 (25.97%) Git (software)
2 39 (15.12%) JIRA
3 25 (9.69%) JUnit
4 23 (8.91%) Selenium
5 22 (8.53%) Jenkins
6 20 (7.75%) IntelliJ
7 19 (7.36%) Cucumber
8 15 (5.81%) SpecFlow
9 14 (5.43%) WebDriver
10 12 (4.65%) Moq
10 12 (4.65%) NUnit
10 12 (4.65%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (4.26%) Maven
12 9 (3.49%) TeamCity
13 6 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (2.33%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.94%) ClearCase
14 5 (1.94%) Subversion
15 2 (0.78%) TestNG
General
1 84 (32.56%) Telecoms
2 54 (20.93%) Marketing
3 46 (17.83%) Manufacturing
4 45 (17.44%) Finance
5 43 (16.67%) Electronics
6 20 (7.75%) Retail
7 16 (6.20%) Advertising
8 9 (3.49%) Games
9 6 (2.33%) Military
10 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 110 (42.64%) Developer
2 63 (24.42%) Software Engineer
3 36 (13.95%) Senior Developer
4 35 (13.57%) Java Developer
5 30 (11.63%) .NET Developer
6 26 (10.08%) Analyst
7 25 (9.69%) Software Developer
8 23 (8.91%) Junior
8 23 (8.91%) Junior Developer
9 21 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (6.20%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (5.81%) C++ Developer
11 15 (5.81%) Graduate
11 15 (5.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 15 (5.81%) Graduate Developer
11 15 (5.81%) Internet Developer
11 15 (5.81%) Junior .NET Developer
12 14 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (5.43%) Java Engineer
12 14 (5.43%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (36.43%) HTML
2 80 (31.01%) CSS
3 63 (24.42%) .NET
4 57 (22.09%) ASP.NET
5 50 (19.38%) Web Services
6 47 (18.22%) jQuery
7 46 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (15.89%) XML
9 38 (14.73%) Hibernate
9 38 (14.73%) REST
10 37 (14.34%) HTML5
10 37 (14.34%) RESTful
11 36 (13.95%) SOAP
12 35 (13.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 32 (12.40%) .NET Framework
14 31 (12.02%) JSON
14 31 (12.02%) Ruby on Rails
15 28 (10.85%) Apache Camel
15 28 (10.85%) CSS3
15 28 (10.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.34%) Digital Media
2 25 (9.69%) User Experience
3 17 (6.59%) Visualisation
4 15 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.65%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.26%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.10%) PKI
9 5 (1.94%) Cybercrime
9 5 (1.94%) VHDL
10 4 (1.55%) VCE vBlock
11 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.78%) FMCG
12 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.78%) Social Media
12 2 (0.78%) Statistics
12 2 (0.78%) Xbox
13 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 126 (48.84%) Linux
2 37 (14.34%) Windows
3 23 (8.91%) Unix
4 11 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.10%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.33%) Android
6 6 (2.33%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.33%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.94%) Amazon Linux
7 5 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.78%) CentOS
9 2 (0.78%) Debian
10 1 (0.39%) Fedora
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (38.76%) Software Engineering
3 79 (30.62%) Scrum
3 79 (30.62%) TDD
4 72 (27.91%) BDD
5 71 (27.52%) MVC
6 58 (22.48%) OO
7 49 (18.99%) OOP
8 48 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (18.60%) E-Commerce
9 43 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
9 43 (16.67%) Programme Management
10 36 (13.95%) Kanban
11 33 (12.79%) DevOps
12 31 (12.02%) Automated Testing
13 30 (11.63%) SDLC
14 29 (11.24%) Configuration Management
15 27 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (10.08%) Cybersecurity
17 23 (8.91%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 159 (61.63%) Python
2 134 (51.94%) C#
3 133 (51.55%) Java
4 109 (42.25%) JavaScript
5 70 (27.13%) Perl
6 61 (23.64%) C++
7 42 (16.28%) PHP
8 41 (15.89%) C
8 41 (15.89%) SQL
9 25 (9.69%) Bash Shell
10 13 (5.04%) Objective-C
10 13 (5.04%) Scala
11 11 (4.26%) MATLAB
11 11 (4.26%) R
11 11 (4.26%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.49%) Clojure
12 9 (3.49%) Go
13 8 (3.10%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.71%) Assembly Language
14 7 (2.71%) Rust
Qualifications
1 42 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 33 (12.79%) Degree
2 33 (12.79%) DV Cleared
3 30 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.49%) ISEB
4 9 (3.49%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.55%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.20%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.49%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.71%) vSphere
4 6 (2.33%) Docker
5 5 (1.94%) Xen
6 4 (1.55%) XenServer
7 2 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.39%) KVM
8 1 (0.39%) LXC
Systems Management
1 30 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
1 30 (11.63%) Puppet
2 20 (7.75%) Ansible
3 4 (1.55%) SCCM
3 4 (1.55%) SCOM
4 3 (1.16%) Cobbler
4 3 (1.16%) Salt
4 3 (1.16%) Terraform
4 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.39%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.39%) Graphite
5 1 (0.39%) Kibana
5 1 (0.39%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 43 (16.67%) SAP
2 31 (12.02%) Apple
3 30 (11.63%) Oracle
4 22 (8.53%) VMware
5 19 (7.36%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.88%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.33%) OpenText
9 5 (1.94%) Adobe
9 5 (1.94%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.55%) EMC
11 3 (1.16%) EnterpriseDB
11 3 (1.16%) Google
12 2 (0.78%) IBM
13 1 (0.39%) Citrix
13 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.39%) Telelogic
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