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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 111 138 188
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +50
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 147 100 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.42% 1.73% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.44% 3.09% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 130 97 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
3314 3238 3221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.58% 55.87% 59.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2817 2804 2891
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Bristol +23 62 £51,250 +36.66% 10
Gloucestershire -4 47 £47,500 +59.66% 1
Somerset +18 12 £35,000 - 2
Dorset -6 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wiltshire +3 5 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 151 (52.43%) Python
2 130 (45.14%) Linux
2 130 (45.14%) Java
3 129 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (43.06%) Git (software)
5 112 (38.89%) PHP
6 98 (34.03%) MySQL
7 93 (32.29%) Perl
8 91 (31.60%) JavaScript
8 91 (31.60%) HTML
9 89 (30.90%) C#
10 79 (27.43%) Bash Shell
10 79 (27.43%) Node.js
11 76 (26.39%) CSS
12 70 (24.31%) SQL Server
12 70 (24.31%) NoSQL
13 68 (23.61%) TDD
14 63 (21.88%) DevOps
15 61 (21.18%) Puppet
15 61 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
16 60 (20.83%) .NET
17 59 (20.49%) HTML5
18 58 (20.14%) RESTful
18 58 (20.14%) MVC
19 56 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
20 52 (18.06%) BDD
20 52 (18.06%) Software Engineering
21 50 (17.36%) Scrum
21 50 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
22 49 (17.01%) MongoDB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 79 (27.43%) Node.js
2 48 (16.67%) Apache
3 38 (13.19%) nginx
4 22 (7.64%) Tomcat
5 21 (7.29%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (6.60%) Drupal
7 17 (5.90%) WordPress
8 10 (3.47%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.78%) ColdFusion
10 7 (2.43%) MediaWiki
10 7 (2.43%) Confluence
11 4 (1.39%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.04%) CMS
13 2 (0.69%) JBoss
13 2 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.90%) SaaS
3 9 (3.13%) PaaS
3 9 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.74%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.39%) Heroku
5 4 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.76%) Firewall
2 28 (9.72%) LAN
2 28 (9.72%) WAN
3 24 (8.33%) Internet
4 19 (6.60%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.82%) Network Security
6 9 (3.13%) OSPF
6 9 (3.13%) BGP
6 9 (3.13%) VPN
7 7 (2.43%) IPsec
7 7 (2.43%) IPv6
7 7 (2.43%) EIGRP
7 7 (2.43%) LDAP
8 6 (2.08%) Wireshark
9 5 (1.74%) DNS
9 5 (1.74%) HTTP
10 3 (1.04%) Multicast
10 3 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.69%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (34.03%) MySQL
2 70 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 70 (24.31%) NoSQL
3 49 (17.01%) MongoDB
4 35 (12.15%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (10.07%) Relational Database
6 24 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 23 (7.99%) Big Data
8 14 (4.86%) RDBMS
9 12 (4.17%) MariaDB
10 10 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (2.78%) Redis
11 8 (2.78%) Neo4j
12 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.39%) Hazelcast
13 4 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 124 (43.06%) Git (software)
2 49 (17.01%) Jenkins
3 32 (11.11%) Hudson
4 24 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 18 (6.25%) Selenium
5 18 (6.25%) SpecFlow
6 17 (5.90%) Subversion
7 15 (5.21%) NUnit
8 13 (4.51%) WebDriver
8 13 (4.51%) Eclipse
9 11 (3.82%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.82%) ClearCase
10 9 (3.13%) CruiseControl
11 8 (2.78%) JUnit
11 8 (2.78%) JIRA
11 8 (2.78%) TestNG
12 7 (2.43%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.43%) Rhino Mocks
12 7 (2.43%) Moq
13 6 (2.08%) RSpec
General
1 15 (5.21%) Advertising
2 14 (4.86%) Marketing
2 14 (4.86%) Finance
2 14 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.51%) Electronics
4 12 (4.17%) Retail
5 11 (3.82%) Military
5 11 (3.82%) Multimedia
6 10 (3.47%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.78%) Games
8 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 149 (51.74%) Developer
2 43 (14.93%) Software Engineer
3 40 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 32 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 27 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 24 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 23 (7.99%) Front-End Developer
8 23 (7.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.60%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.21%) Administrator
10 15 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (5.21%) Analyst
10 15 (5.21%) PHP Developer
11 13 (4.51%) Front-End Web Developer
11 13 (4.51%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (3.82%) Linux Administrator
12 11 (3.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 11 (3.82%) Senior PHP Developer
13 10 (3.47%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (31.60%) HTML
2 76 (26.39%) CSS
3 60 (20.83%) .NET
4 59 (20.49%) HTML5
5 58 (20.14%) RESTful
6 49 (17.01%) jQuery
7 43 (14.93%) ASP.NET
8 38 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (12.50%) WCF
10 33 (11.46%) LAMP
11 32 (11.11%) Spring
12 31 (10.76%) CSS3
13 29 (10.07%) Web Services
13 29 (10.07%) REST
14 27 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
15 24 (8.33%) .NET Framework
16 22 (7.64%) Hibernate
17 20 (6.94%) Backbone.js
18 19 (6.60%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.81%) Open Source
2 17 (5.90%) User Experience
3 15 (5.21%) Visualisation
4 12 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.17%) PKI
5 11 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.82%) Social Media
6 10 (3.47%) DTV
7 8 (2.78%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.43%) Wiki
9 6 (2.08%) BBC
10 4 (1.39%) Derivative
10 4 (1.39%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.69%) Clustering
12 2 (0.69%) Machine to Machine
13 1 (0.35%) Xbox
13 1 (0.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 130 (45.14%) Linux
2 43 (14.93%) Windows
3 36 (12.50%) CentOS
4 33 (11.46%) UNIX
5 28 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (7.99%) Fedora
7 21 (7.29%) Ubuntu
8 17 (5.90%) Debian
9 7 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.69%) HPUX
12 2 (0.69%) Solaris
12 2 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.61%) TDD
3 63 (21.88%) DevOps
4 61 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (20.14%) MVC
6 52 (18.06%) BDD
6 52 (18.06%) Software Engineering
7 50 (17.36%) Scrum
8 46 (15.97%) OO
8 46 (15.97%) Configuration Management
9 45 (15.63%) E-Commerce
10 36 (12.50%) Web Application Development
11 31 (10.76%) Mentoring
12 25 (8.68%) OOP
13 22 (7.64%) Test Automation
14 21 (7.29%) SOA
15 19 (6.60%) Web Development
16 17 (5.90%) Build Automation
16 17 (5.90%) Time Management
17 15 (5.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 151 (52.43%) Python
2 130 (45.14%) Java
3 112 (38.89%) PHP
4 93 (32.29%) Perl
5 91 (31.60%) JavaScript
6 89 (30.90%) C#
7 79 (27.43%) Bash Shell
8 43 (14.93%) SQL
9 36 (12.50%) C++
10 24 (8.33%) C
11 19 (6.60%) PHP5
12 12 (4.17%) Groovy
13 11 (3.82%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.82%) Assembly Language
14 8 (2.78%) CFML
14 8 (2.78%) Scala
15 5 (1.74%) Go
16 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.04%) Lua
18 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (11.11%) Degree
2 24 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 23 (7.99%) SC Cleared
4 21 (7.29%) CCNA
4 21 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (6.60%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.08%) ISEB
7 4 (1.39%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.69%) HND
8 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 30 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.86%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.51%) Samba
4 9 (3.13%) Postfix
5 7 (2.43%) XenServer
5 7 (2.43%) iptables
6 6 (2.08%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.74%) Snort
8 4 (1.39%) Varnish
9 2 (0.69%) NFS
9 2 (0.69%) Xen
9 2 (0.69%) KVM
9 2 (0.69%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.69%) LXC
9 2 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 61 (21.18%) Puppet
2 56 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (9.72%) Salt
4 26 (9.03%) Ansible
5 19 (6.60%) Nagios
6 15 (5.21%) ZABBIX
7 10 (3.47%) Graphite
8 8 (2.78%) Zenoss
8 8 (2.78%) Vagrant
9 6 (2.08%) Icinga
10 4 (1.39%) Munin
10 4 (1.39%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.04%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.69%) Cobbler
12 2 (0.69%) SmokePing
12 2 (0.69%) Cacti
12 2 (0.69%) logstash
12 2 (0.69%) Kibana
13 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (14.24%) Red Hat
2 31 (10.76%) VMware
3 27 (9.38%) Oracle
4 21 (7.29%) Microsoft
5 17 (5.90%) Facebook
6 10 (3.47%) SAP
7 9 (3.13%) Google
7 9 (3.13%) Adobe
8 7 (2.43%) Citrix
9 6 (2.08%) Apple
9 6 (2.08%) Sony
9 6 (2.08%) Yahoo!
10 4 (1.39%) Percona
11 2 (0.69%) Cisco
11 2 (0.69%) HP
11 2 (0.69%) Terracotta
12 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30K-£75K + Outstanding Package
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
South West England
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago