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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 96 119 173
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +54
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 159 119 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.81% 2.01% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 3.53% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 143 114 35
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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
3155 3368 3221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.70% 56.75% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2724 2885 2891
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
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 29 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 29 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 +7 66 £42,500 +30.76% 9
Gloucestershire +17 52 £45,000 +34.32% 6
Somerset +11 14 £35,000 - 3
Dorset 0 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wiltshire 0 7 £37,500 -40.00% 4
Devon -8 6 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 168 (56.00%) Python
2 149 (49.67%) Linux
3 130 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (43.33%) Git (software)
4 124 (41.33%) Java
5 108 (36.00%) MySQL
6 105 (35.00%) PHP
7 96 (32.00%) Perl
8 90 (30.00%) C#
8 90 (30.00%) Bash Shell
9 88 (29.33%) JavaScript
10 85 (28.33%) HTML
11 81 (27.00%) Node.js
12 79 (26.33%) DevOps
13 75 (25.00%) CSS
14 73 (24.33%) SQL Server
15 72 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
16 71 (23.67%) Puppet
17 62 (20.67%) TDD
18 60 (20.00%) HTML5
19 59 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
19 59 (19.67%) Software Engineering
19 59 (19.67%) Configuration Management
20 58 (19.33%) NoSQL
21 57 (19.00%) MVC
22 56 (18.67%) .NET
23 55 (18.33%) RESTful
24 54 (18.00%) Jenkins
24 54 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
25 52 (17.33%) MongoDB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 81 (27.00%) Node.js
2 51 (17.00%) Apache
3 36 (12.00%) nginx
4 26 (8.67%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (7.67%) Tomcat
6 15 (5.00%) Drupal
7 14 (4.67%) WordPress
7 14 (4.67%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.33%) MediaWiki
8 7 (2.33%) Confluence
8 7 (2.33%) ColdFusion
9 4 (1.33%) CMS
10 3 (1.00%) IIS
11 2 (0.67%) JBoss
11 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (3.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (3.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 59 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.33%) SaaS
3 9 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.33%) PaaS
5 5 (1.67%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.00%) Heroku
8 1 (0.33%) IaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.33%) Firewall
2 31 (10.33%) LAN
2 31 (10.33%) WAN
3 29 (9.67%) Internet
4 19 (6.33%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.67%) Network Security
6 9 (3.00%) VPN
6 9 (3.00%) OSPF
6 9 (3.00%) BGP
7 8 (2.67%) DNS
8 7 (2.33%) LDAP
8 7 (2.33%) IPv6
8 7 (2.33%) EIGRP
8 7 (2.33%) IPsec
9 6 (2.00%) Wireshark
10 5 (1.67%) HTTP
11 4 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.00%) Multicast
13 2 (0.67%) VLAN
13 2 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (36.00%) MySQL
2 73 (24.33%) SQL Server
3 58 (19.33%) NoSQL
4 52 (17.33%) MongoDB
5 35 (11.67%) Relational Database
6 31 (10.33%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (8.67%) Big Data
8 20 (6.67%) RDBMS
9 18 (6.00%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.33%) MariaDB
11 7 (2.33%) Redis
12 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (2.00%) Neo4j
13 5 (1.67%) Hazelcast
14 4 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 130 (43.33%) Git (software)
2 54 (18.00%) Jenkins
3 35 (11.67%) Hudson
4 24 (8.00%) Cucumber
5 18 (6.00%) Selenium
6 17 (5.67%) SpecFlow
7 15 (5.00%) ClearCase
8 14 (4.67%) Subversion
8 14 (4.67%) NUnit
9 13 (4.33%) WebDriver
10 12 (4.00%) TeamCity
11 10 (3.33%) Eclipse
12 9 (3.00%) JIRA
13 8 (2.67%) CruiseControl
13 8 (2.67%) JUnit
13 8 (2.67%) TestNG
14 6 (2.00%) Maven
14 6 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
14 6 (2.00%) Moq
15 5 (1.67%) RSpec
General
1 18 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (5.67%) Finance
3 16 (5.33%) Marketing
4 15 (5.00%) Electronics
4 15 (5.00%) Military
5 12 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.67%) Advertising
6 11 (3.67%) Multimedia
7 10 (3.33%) Games
8 6 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 142 (47.33%) Developer
2 51 (17.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (15.67%) Software Engineer
4 36 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 35 (11.67%) Software Developer
6 34 (11.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 24 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 23 (7.67%) Systems Administrator
8 23 (7.67%) Administrator
9 22 (7.33%) Java Developer
10 20 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
11 19 (6.33%) Web Developer
12 17 (5.67%) PHP Developer
13 16 (5.33%) Analyst
14 14 (4.67%) C++ Developer
14 14 (4.67%) Graduate
15 13 (4.33%) Linux Engineer
15 13 (4.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 13 (4.33%) Linux Administrator
16 12 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (28.33%) HTML
2 75 (25.00%) CSS
3 60 (20.00%) HTML5
4 56 (18.67%) .NET
5 55 (18.33%) RESTful
6 46 (15.33%) jQuery
7 43 (14.33%) ASP.NET
8 39 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (12.67%) LAMP
10 35 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (11.67%) Spring
11 32 (10.67%) Web Services
12 31 (10.33%) CSS3
13 30 (10.00%) WCF
14 28 (9.33%) .NET Framework
15 25 (8.33%) REST
15 25 (8.33%) Hibernate
16 22 (7.33%) Ruby on Rails
17 19 (6.33%) J2EE
18 18 (6.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.33%) Visualisation
2 16 (5.33%) PKI
3 12 (4.00%) DTV
3 12 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.00%) User Experience
4 11 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.33%) Wiki
6 6 (2.00%) Social Media
7 4 (1.33%) Xbox
7 4 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.67%) Clustering
8 2 (0.67%) BBC
8 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.67%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 149 (49.67%) Linux
2 49 (16.33%) Windows
3 37 (12.33%) UNIX
4 36 (12.00%) CentOS
5 25 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (7.33%) Fedora
7 21 (7.00%) Ubuntu
8 14 (4.67%) Debian
9 8 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.33%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.67%) HPUX
12 2 (0.67%) Solaris
12 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (26.33%) DevOps
3 72 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (20.67%) TDD
5 59 (19.67%) Software Engineering
5 59 (19.67%) Configuration Management
6 57 (19.00%) MVC
7 52 (17.33%) BDD
8 51 (17.00%) Scrum
9 43 (14.33%) E-Commerce
10 40 (13.33%) OO
11 35 (11.67%) Web Application Development
12 34 (11.33%) SDLC
12 34 (11.33%) Open Source
13 30 (10.00%) Mentoring
14 24 (8.00%) OOP
15 23 (7.67%) Test Automation
16 21 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (6.33%) Build Automation
17 19 (6.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 168 (56.00%) Python
2 124 (41.33%) Java
3 105 (35.00%) PHP
4 96 (32.00%) Perl
5 90 (30.00%) C#
5 90 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 88 (29.33%) JavaScript
7 46 (15.33%) C++
8 45 (15.00%) SQL
9 27 (9.00%) C
10 19 (6.33%) PowerShell
10 19 (6.33%) PHP5
11 12 (4.00%) Groovy
12 9 (3.00%) Assembly Language
13 7 (2.33%) CFML
14 5 (1.67%) Scala
15 3 (1.00%) Lua
16 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (13.00%) Degree
2 30 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 29 (9.67%) SC Cleared
4 24 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (8.00%) CCNA
5 23 (7.67%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.67%) ISEB
7 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.67%) HND
8 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.67%) QA
System Software
1 43 (14.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.33%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.33%) Samba
4 9 (3.00%) Postfix
5 7 (2.33%) XenServer
5 7 (2.33%) iptables
6 6 (2.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.67%) Snort
8 2 (0.67%) Xen
8 2 (0.67%) NFS
8 2 (0.67%) vSphere
8 2 (0.67%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.67%) LXC
8 2 (0.67%) KVM
8 2 (0.67%) Docker
9 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 71 (23.67%) Puppet
2 54 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (9.67%) Salt
4 26 (8.67%) Ansible
5 24 (8.00%) Nagios
6 16 (5.33%) Graphite
7 12 (4.00%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.00%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.67%) Zenoss
10 3 (1.00%) Icinga
10 3 (1.00%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.67%) SCCM
11 2 (0.67%) SCOM
11 2 (0.67%) Cacti
11 2 (0.67%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.67%) Kibana
11 2 (0.67%) SmokePing
11 2 (0.67%) logstash
12 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 46 (15.33%) VMware
2 40 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 28 (9.33%) Oracle
4 23 (7.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.00%) Adobe
5 12 (4.00%) SAP
6 9 (3.00%) Facebook
7 7 (2.33%) Citrix
8 6 (2.00%) Google
9 2 (0.67%) Yahoo!
9 2 (0.67%) Cisco
9 2 (0.67%) Sony
9 2 (0.67%) HP
9 2 (0.67%) Apple
9 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.67%) Terracotta
10 1 (0.33%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.33%) Zoho
10 1 (0.33%) Percona
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago