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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 143 90 110
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 107 191 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.90% 3.23% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 5.63% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 88 159 123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
3132 3393 3502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.66% 57.40% 56.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2692 2912 2991
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -24 50 £48,750 +8.33% 11
Bristol -45 25 £62,500 -7.40% 4
Somerset -4 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Devon -1 8 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Dorset +10 5 £45,000 -17.24% 2
Wiltshire +7 5 £40,000 -17.94%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 178 (73.25%) Python
2 138 (56.79%) Linux
2 138 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (53.50%) Java
4 96 (39.51%) Scrum
5 86 (35.39%) Git (software)
6 85 (34.98%) JavaScript
7 84 (34.57%) Software Engineering
8 76 (31.28%) C#
9 75 (30.86%) Perl
10 72 (29.63%) JIRA
11 68 (27.98%) TDD
11 68 (27.98%) DevOps
12 66 (27.16%) Jenkins
12 66 (27.16%) C++
13 65 (26.75%) Telecoms
14 64 (26.34%) HTML
15 62 (25.51%) OO
16 61 (25.10%) CSS
17 57 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
18 55 (22.63%) BDD
18 55 (22.63%) MySQL
18 55 (22.63%) Spring
19 54 (22.22%) MongoDB
20 50 (20.58%) REST
20 50 (20.58%) jQuery
20 50 (20.58%) Continuous Integration
20 50 (20.58%) SQL
21 49 (20.16%) Oracle
22 48 (19.75%) Windows

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (15.23%) JBoss
2 27 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 25 (10.29%) Mule
3 25 (10.29%) Mule ESB
4 17 (7.00%) Apache Spark
5 16 (6.58%) Apache
6 15 (6.17%) Confluence
7 13 (5.35%) CloudStack
7 13 (5.35%) OpenStack
8 11 (4.53%) Apache Solr
9 10 (4.12%) WebLogic
9 10 (4.12%) WebSphere
9 10 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (3.70%) Apache Pig
11 6 (2.47%) SAS
12 4 (1.65%) nginx
13 1 (0.41%) concrete5
13 1 (0.41%) Moodle
13 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) GNU Octave
2 2 (0.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (12.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (12.76%) SaaS
3 29 (11.93%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.06%) Heroku
5 4 (1.65%) GitHub
6 3 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.23%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.23%) Route 53
6 3 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.82%) IaaS
7 2 (0.82%) PaaS
8 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.29%) Internet
2 13 (5.35%) HTTP
3 11 (4.53%) Firewall
3 11 (4.53%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.12%) SSH
5 8 (3.29%) DNS
5 8 (3.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (3.29%) SMTP
6 4 (1.65%) VPN
6 4 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.23%) LAN
7 3 (1.23%) WAN
8 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.63%) MySQL
2 54 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 42 (17.28%) NoSQL
4 35 (14.40%) Relational Database
5 26 (10.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 26 (10.70%) Hadoop
6 25 (10.29%) Big Data
7 23 (9.47%) SQL Server
8 21 (8.64%) RDBMS
9 14 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (5.35%) Neo4j
11 12 (4.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (4.53%) Couchbase
13 10 (4.12%) Apache Hive
13 10 (4.12%) OrientDB
14 9 (3.70%) Oracle Database
14 9 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (2.88%) Apache Accumulo
15 7 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (2.06%) HBase
Development Applications
1 86 (35.39%) Git (software)
2 72 (29.63%) JIRA
3 66 (27.16%) Jenkins
4 35 (14.40%) JUnit
5 25 (10.29%) IntelliJ
6 24 (9.88%) Selenium
7 22 (9.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (7.82%) Cucumber
9 16 (6.58%) PHPUnit
10 15 (6.17%) TeamCity
11 11 (4.53%) Bitbucket
11 11 (4.53%) Maven
11 11 (4.53%) Subversion
12 8 (3.29%) JMeter
13 7 (2.88%) LoadRunner
13 7 (2.88%) SpecFlow
13 7 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (2.47%) Zephyr
15 5 (2.06%) WATIR
16 4 (1.65%) Ant
General
1 65 (26.75%) Telecoms
2 44 (18.11%) Retail
3 34 (13.99%) Manufacturing
4 32 (13.17%) Electronics
5 31 (12.76%) Finance
6 30 (12.35%) Marketing
7 7 (2.88%) Games
8 3 (1.23%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.82%) Advertising
9 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 99 (40.74%) Developer
2 39 (16.05%) Software Engineer
3 35 (14.40%) Java Developer
4 32 (13.17%) Senior Developer
5 26 (10.70%) Analyst
6 25 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (9.88%) .NET Developer
8 19 (7.82%) Security Analyst
8 19 (7.82%) Test Engineer
9 18 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 18 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (7.00%) Test Analyst
11 14 (5.76%) Software Developer
12 13 (5.35%) JavaScript Developer
12 13 (5.35%) Verification Engineer
13 11 (4.53%) Java Engineer
13 11 (4.53%) Technical Leader
14 9 (3.70%) Graduate
14 9 (3.70%) Junior
14 9 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (26.34%) HTML
2 61 (25.10%) CSS
3 55 (22.63%) Spring
4 50 (20.58%) jQuery
4 50 (20.58%) REST
5 47 (19.34%) .NET
6 46 (18.93%) Hibernate
7 44 (18.11%) Apache Camel
8 40 (16.46%) HTML5
8 40 (16.46%) Node.js
9 38 (15.64%) Web Services
10 34 (13.99%) LAMP
11 33 (13.58%) AngularJS
11 33 (13.58%) XML
12 32 (13.17%) SOAP
13 29 (11.93%) Java EE
14 28 (11.52%) JSON
15 25 (10.29%) JPA
15 25 (10.29%) Spring Integration
15 25 (10.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.76%) Digital Media
2 19 (7.82%) PKI
3 18 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 16 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.35%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.53%) Mathematics
7 9 (3.70%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.29%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.88%) VHDL
9 7 (2.88%) Wiki
10 6 (2.47%) Algorithms
11 5 (2.06%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (1.65%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.65%) iPad
12 4 (1.65%) SCADA
12 4 (1.65%) Social Media
12 4 (1.65%) User Experience
13 3 (1.23%) Blog
13 3 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 138 (56.79%) Linux
2 48 (19.75%) Windows
3 46 (18.93%) Unix
4 15 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.53%) CentOS
6 8 (3.29%) Solaris
7 5 (2.06%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.65%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) Debian
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (39.51%) Scrum
3 84 (34.57%) Software Engineering
4 68 (27.98%) DevOps
4 68 (27.98%) TDD
5 62 (25.51%) OO
6 55 (22.63%) BDD
7 50 (20.58%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (19.34%) MVC
9 42 (17.28%) OOP
10 40 (16.46%) Programme Management
11 35 (14.40%) Cybersecurity
12 33 (13.58%) Kanban
13 31 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (12.76%) Integration Testing
14 30 (12.35%) Digital Marketing
15 29 (11.93%) Analytics
15 29 (11.93%) Configuration Management
16 28 (11.52%) ITIL
17 27 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 178 (73.25%) Python
2 130 (53.50%) Java
3 85 (34.98%) JavaScript
4 76 (31.28%) C#
5 75 (30.86%) Perl
6 66 (27.16%) C++
7 50 (20.58%) SQL
8 41 (16.87%) PHP
9 37 (15.23%) Bash Shell
10 30 (12.35%) C
11 23 (9.47%) Go
12 17 (7.00%) Scala
13 14 (5.76%) Shell Script
14 10 (4.12%) PL/SQL
14 10 (4.12%) R
15 7 (2.88%) MATLAB
15 7 (2.88%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.23%) Groovy
17 2 (0.82%) Clojure
17 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 36 (14.81%) Degree
3 28 (11.52%) ISTQB
4 24 (9.88%) ISEB
5 18 (7.41%) DV Cleared
6 16 (6.58%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.65%) CREST Certified
7 4 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.23%) CCNP
8 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.23%) CISSP
8 3 (1.23%) CLAS
8 3 (1.23%) GIAC
8 3 (1.23%) GPEN
8 3 (1.23%) OSCE
8 3 (1.23%) OSCP
8 3 (1.23%) OSWP
8 3 (1.23%) PhD
8 3 (1.23%) SANS
8 3 (1.23%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.94%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) SDET
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (5.35%) vSphere
3 13 (5.35%) Xen
3 13 (5.35%) XenServer
4 2 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 31 (12.76%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (12.35%) Puppet
3 18 (7.41%) Ansible
4 13 (5.35%) Cobbler
4 13 (5.35%) Tivoli
5 10 (4.12%) Salt
5 10 (4.12%) Terraform
6 3 (1.23%) Graylog
6 3 (1.23%) Kibana
6 3 (1.23%) logstash
6 3 (1.23%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (20.16%) Oracle
2 32 (13.17%) Apple
3 30 (12.35%) SAP
4 24 (9.88%) Microsoft
4 24 (9.88%) Red Hat
5 18 (7.41%) VMware
6 13 (5.35%) EnterpriseDB
7 6 (2.47%) HP
8 5 (2.06%) Google
8 5 (2.06%) Rally
9 4 (1.65%) Facebook
10 2 (0.82%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.82%) IBM
10 2 (0.82%) Sony
10 2 (0.82%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.41%) EMC
11 1 (0.41%) ESRI
11 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.41%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.41%) Trapeze
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.0000000 - £75000.0000000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 22 days ago