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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 86 107 184
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +77
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 190 137 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.23% 2.23% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.60% 3.90% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 167 125 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.42% +9.66%
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
3394 3514 3047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.76% 57.18% 58.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2936 3021 2726
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,975 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +22 90 £65,000 +52.94% 8
Gloucestershire +14 62 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Devon 0 13 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Somerset -10 12 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Dorset -3 6 £54,375 +35.93%
Wiltshire -3 6 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 223 (65.40%) Python
2 203 (59.53%) Linux
3 147 (43.11%) Java
4 144 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (40.47%) Git (software)
6 114 (33.43%) Perl
7 99 (29.03%) MySQL
8 98 (28.74%) Bash Shell
8 98 (28.74%) DevOps
9 96 (28.15%) Continuous Integration
10 94 (27.57%) C#
11 87 (25.51%) HTML
11 87 (25.51%) Puppet
12 86 (25.22%) PHP
13 84 (24.63%) Software Engineering
14 81 (23.75%) JavaScript
15 80 (23.46%) C++
16 73 (21.41%) VMware
16 73 (21.41%) Node.js
17 71 (20.82%) Configuration Management
18 67 (19.65%) CSS
19 66 (19.35%) TDD
19 66 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
20 65 (19.06%) Amazon AWS
20 65 (19.06%) Opscode Chef
21 63 (18.48%) SQL Server
22 62 (18.18%) NoSQL
23 59 (17.30%) Jenkins
23 59 (17.30%) Apache
23 59 (17.30%) MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 73 (21.41%) Node.js
2 59 (17.30%) Apache
3 40 (11.73%) nginx
4 38 (11.14%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (7.33%) Tomcat
6 20 (5.87%) OpenStack
7 8 (2.35%) JBoss
7 8 (2.35%) MediaWiki
7 8 (2.35%) Confluence
8 5 (1.47%) ColdFusion
9 4 (1.17%) IIS
9 4 (1.17%) Mule
9 4 (1.17%) WordPress
9 4 (1.17%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.88%) Drupal
10 3 (0.88%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
1 3 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (5.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.59%) Magento
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 65 (19.06%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.04%) SaaS
3 11 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.76%) PaaS
5 5 (1.47%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.17%) IaaS
6 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.59%) Heroku
8 2 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 49 (14.37%) Internet
2 33 (9.68%) LAN
2 33 (9.68%) WAN
3 31 (9.09%) Firewall
4 25 (7.33%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.23%) Network Security
6 10 (2.93%) OSPF
6 10 (2.93%) BGP
6 10 (2.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (2.93%) VPN
7 9 (2.64%) HTTP
8 8 (2.35%) LDAP
8 8 (2.35%) IPsec
8 8 (2.35%) DNS
8 8 (2.35%) IPv6
8 8 (2.35%) EIGRP
9 6 (1.76%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.59%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (29.03%) MySQL
2 63 (18.48%) SQL Server
3 62 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 47 (13.78%) MongoDB
5 36 (10.56%) Relational Database
6 33 (9.68%) Big Data
7 23 (6.74%) RDBMS
8 17 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.76%) Hazelcast
9 6 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.76%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.88%) Redis
11 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 138 (40.47%) Git (software)
2 59 (17.30%) Jenkins
3 41 (12.02%) Hudson
4 20 (5.87%) ClearCase
5 17 (4.99%) Selenium
6 15 (4.40%) Cucumber
7 14 (4.11%) Subversion
7 14 (4.11%) Maven
7 14 (4.11%) JIRA
8 12 (3.52%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.64%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.35%) JUnit
11 7 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (2.05%) Ant
11 7 (2.05%) Gradle
11 7 (2.05%) Artifactory
12 6 (1.76%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.17%) NUnit
13 4 (1.17%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.17%) IntelliJ
General
1 53 (15.54%) Telecoms
2 26 (7.62%) Finance
3 21 (6.16%) Electronics
3 21 (6.16%) Marketing
4 20 (5.87%) Military
5 18 (5.28%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.35%) Games
7 6 (1.76%) Advertising
7 6 (1.76%) Retail
8 5 (1.47%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 128 (37.54%) Developer
2 72 (21.11%) Software Engineer
3 64 (18.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 46 (13.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 37 (10.85%) .NET Developer
6 35 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 29 (8.50%) Systems Administrator
8 28 (8.21%) Administrator
9 24 (7.04%) C++ Developer
10 22 (6.45%) Analyst
11 20 (5.87%) Graduate
12 19 (5.57%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (5.28%) Senior Developer
14 17 (4.99%) Junior
14 17 (4.99%) Junior Developer
14 17 (4.99%) Junior .NET Developer
15 16 (4.69%) PHP Developer
15 16 (4.69%) Java Developer
16 14 (4.11%) Test Engineer
17 13 (3.81%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (25.51%) HTML
2 67 (19.65%) CSS
3 56 (16.42%) HTML5
4 54 (15.84%) .NET
5 48 (14.08%) RESTful
6 46 (13.49%) jQuery
7 45 (13.20%) ASP.NET
8 43 (12.61%) LAMP
9 40 (11.73%) Web Services
9 40 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (10.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 36 (10.56%) Spring
11 31 (9.09%) REST
12 30 (8.80%) CSS3
12 30 (8.80%) Hibernate
13 27 (7.92%) .NET Framework
14 26 (7.62%) J2EE
14 26 (7.62%) Apache Camel
15 25 (7.33%) STL
16 24 (7.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.38%) Digital Media
2 24 (7.04%) Visualisation
3 21 (6.16%) PKI
4 18 (5.28%) DTV
5 14 (4.11%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.93%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.35%) Wiki
8 7 (2.05%) Xbox
9 5 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.47%) User Experience
10 3 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.88%) Clustering
11 2 (0.59%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.59%) Machine to Machine
12 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.29%) iPhone
12 1 (0.29%) SCADA
12 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 203 (59.53%) Linux
2 52 (15.25%) Windows
3 43 (12.61%) UNIX
4 34 (9.97%) CentOS
5 25 (7.33%) Ubuntu
6 24 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (5.57%) Fedora
8 15 (4.40%) Debian
9 8 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.05%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.59%) Android
11 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.59%) HPUX
11 2 (0.59%) Solaris
11 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (28.74%) DevOps
3 96 (28.15%) Continuous Integration
4 84 (24.63%) Software Engineering
5 71 (20.82%) Configuration Management
6 66 (19.35%) TDD
7 59 (17.30%) MVC
8 55 (16.13%) Scrum
9 51 (14.96%) BDD
10 42 (12.32%) E-Commerce
11 41 (12.02%) SDLC
12 37 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (10.56%) Web Application Development
14 35 (10.26%) Open Source
15 30 (8.80%) Cyber Security
16 28 (8.21%) Test Automation
16 28 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (7.62%) Mentoring
18 25 (7.33%) Build Automation
19 24 (7.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 223 (65.40%) Python
2 147 (43.11%) Java
3 114 (33.43%) Perl
4 98 (28.74%) Bash Shell
5 94 (27.57%) C#
6 86 (25.22%) PHP
7 81 (23.75%) JavaScript
8 80 (23.46%) C++
9 53 (15.54%) SQL
10 47 (13.78%) C
11 31 (9.09%) PowerShell
12 15 (4.40%) Assembly Language
13 11 (3.23%) PHP5
14 9 (2.64%) Groovy
15 5 (1.47%) Scala
15 5 (1.47%) CFML
15 5 (1.47%) VB
16 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.88%) Tcl
17 3 (0.88%) Lua
Qualifications
1 53 (15.54%) Degree
2 44 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 41 (12.02%) SC Cleared
4 30 (8.80%) DV Cleared
5 25 (7.33%) CCNA
5 25 (7.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.35%) ISEB
7 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.59%) EMC Certification
7 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) HND
8 1 (0.29%) PhD
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.69%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (7.33%) Hyper-V
3 14 (4.11%) Samba
4 12 (3.52%) Docker
5 10 (2.93%) Postfix
6 9 (2.64%) KVM
7 8 (2.35%) XenServer
7 8 (2.35%) iptables
8 7 (2.05%) LXC
8 7 (2.05%) Xen
9 6 (1.76%) Active Directory
10 5 (1.47%) Snort
11 3 (0.88%) vSphere
12 2 (0.59%) NFS
12 2 (0.59%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 87 (25.51%) Puppet
2 65 (19.06%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (11.73%) Ansible
4 32 (9.38%) Salt
5 30 (8.80%) Nagios
6 23 (6.74%) Graphite
7 12 (3.52%) ZABBIX
8 7 (2.05%) Kibana
9 4 (1.17%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.88%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.59%) Icinga
11 2 (0.59%) SmokePing
11 2 (0.59%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.59%) Cacti
11 2 (0.59%) SCCM
11 2 (0.59%) SCOM
12 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 73 (21.41%) VMware
2 42 (12.32%) Oracle
3 41 (12.02%) Red Hat
4 23 (6.74%) Microsoft
5 18 (5.28%) SAP
6 9 (2.64%) Adobe
7 8 (2.35%) Citrix
8 4 (1.17%) Apple
9 3 (0.88%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.88%) Google
10 2 (0.59%) OpenText
10 2 (0.59%) Cisco
10 2 (0.59%) HP
10 2 (0.59%) EMC
11 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.29%) Talend
11 1 (0.29%) Terracotta
11 1 (0.29%) Zoho
Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £22,000 - 28,601 per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits.
Posted: 17 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago