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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
England / South West
Rank 137 139 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 93 109 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.86% 1.99% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 3.48% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 85 99 127
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
2870 3136 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.54% 57.28% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2408 2752 2975
Median salary £42,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -20 35 £47,500 -3.06% 10
Bristol +8 32 £48,750 -11.36% 5
Devon -17 15 £42,500 +47.82% 2
Wiltshire +25 6 £51,250 -6.81% 3
Somerset +3 5 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 148 (81.32%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (70.88%) Python
3 118 (64.84%) Linux
4 105 (57.69%) Java
5 81 (44.51%) Scrum
6 77 (42.31%) JavaScript
7 67 (36.81%) C#
8 65 (35.71%) Software Engineering
8 65 (35.71%) Git (software)
9 64 (35.16%) MongoDB
10 63 (34.62%) TDD
10 63 (34.62%) Hibernate
11 60 (32.97%) Amazon AWS
12 59 (32.42%) DevOps
13 57 (31.32%) BDD
14 56 (30.77%) Spring
15 53 (29.12%) Perl
15 53 (29.12%) Oracle
16 51 (28.02%) HTML
17 50 (27.47%) MVC
17 50 (27.47%) Security Cleared
18 49 (26.92%) C++
18 49 (26.92%) CSS
19 47 (25.82%) Apache Camel
20 46 (25.27%) Node.js
21 42 (23.08%) jQuery
22 41 (22.53%) SQL
22 41 (22.53%) OO
22 41 (22.53%) AngularJS
23 40 (21.98%) Web Services

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 38 (20.88%) JBoss
2 23 (12.64%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (12.09%) Tomcat
4 21 (11.54%) Apache Spark
4 21 (11.54%) Mule
4 21 (11.54%) Mule ESB
5 15 (8.24%) Apache Pig
5 15 (8.24%) OpenStack
6 12 (6.59%) CloudStack
7 8 (4.40%) WebLogic
7 8 (4.40%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (3.85%) Apache
9 2 (1.10%) Confluence
9 2 (1.10%) IIS
9 2 (1.10%) WordPress
10 1 (0.55%) CMS
10 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (13.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (32.97%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (15.38%) SaaS
3 21 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.10%) GitHub
5 2 (1.10%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.40%) Firewall
2 7 (3.85%) HTTP
3 6 (3.30%) SSH
4 2 (1.10%) DNS
4 2 (1.10%) FTP
4 2 (1.10%) SMTP
4 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.55%) Internet
5 1 (0.55%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.55%) LDAP
5 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (35.16%) MongoDB
2 39 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 34 (18.68%) MySQL
4 30 (16.48%) Hadoop
5 29 (15.93%) Big Data
5 29 (15.93%) SQL Server
6 28 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 23 (12.64%) RDBMS
8 21 (11.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 17 (9.34%) Apache Hive
10 14 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (6.59%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (2.20%) Apache Accumulo
13 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database
14 2 (1.10%) MariaDB
14 2 (1.10%) Neo4j
14 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (1.10%) OrientDB
15 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 37 (20.33%) Jenkins
3 34 (18.68%) JIRA
4 24 (13.19%) Selenium
5 23 (12.64%) JUnit
6 21 (11.54%) IntelliJ
7 15 (8.24%) Cucumber
8 14 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (6.59%) JMeter
10 8 (4.40%) Bitbucket
10 8 (4.40%) LoadRunner
10 8 (4.40%) Subversion
10 8 (4.40%) TeamCity
11 7 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (2.75%) Maven
12 5 (2.75%) Zephyr
13 4 (2.20%) Vagrant
13 4 (2.20%) WATIR
14 2 (1.10%) ClearCase
14 2 (1.10%) FitNesse
General
1 37 (20.33%) Telecoms
2 30 (16.48%) Finance
2 30 (16.48%) Manufacturing
3 29 (15.93%) Retail
4 25 (13.74%) Electronics
5 24 (13.19%) Marketing
6 17 (9.34%) Games
7 3 (1.65%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.10%) Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (41.21%) Developer
2 38 (20.88%) Software Engineer
3 27 (14.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 26 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 22 (12.09%) .NET Developer
6 21 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.24%) C# Developer
7 15 (8.24%) Test Engineer
8 14 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
8 14 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
9 13 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
10 11 (6.04%) Analyst
10 11 (6.04%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Senior Software Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Test Analyst
13 8 (4.40%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (34.62%) Hibernate
2 56 (30.77%) Spring
3 51 (28.02%) HTML
4 49 (26.92%) CSS
5 47 (25.82%) Apache Camel
6 46 (25.27%) Node.js
7 42 (23.08%) jQuery
8 41 (22.53%) AngularJS
9 40 (21.98%) Web Services
10 35 (19.23%) Java EE
10 35 (19.23%) LAMP
11 34 (18.68%) XML
12 32 (17.58%) .NET
13 30 (16.48%) HTML5
14 29 (15.93%) CSS3
15 28 (15.38%) Spring MVC
16 27 (14.84%) REST
17 26 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
17 26 (14.29%) SOAP
18 23 (12.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.29%) PKI
2 24 (13.19%) Visualisation
3 10 (5.49%) Video on Demand
4 8 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.85%) Streaming Video
5 7 (3.85%) User Experience
6 5 (2.75%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.65%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.65%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.10%) Statistics
8 2 (1.10%) Wiki
9 1 (0.55%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.55%) Physics
9 1 (0.55%) Verilog
9 1 (0.55%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 118 (64.84%) Linux
2 31 (17.03%) Unix
2 31 (17.03%) Windows
3 10 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.95%) CentOS
5 4 (2.20%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (81.32%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (44.51%) Scrum
3 65 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 63 (34.62%) TDD
5 59 (32.42%) DevOps
6 57 (31.32%) BDD
7 50 (27.47%) MVC
8 41 (22.53%) OO
9 40 (21.98%) Configuration Management
10 31 (17.03%) Programme Management
11 29 (15.93%) Analytics
11 29 (15.93%) Data Analytics
12 26 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (14.29%) Kanban
12 26 (14.29%) SDLC
13 25 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (13.74%) E-Commerce
14 24 (13.19%) Digital Marketing
14 24 (13.19%) OOP
15 23 (12.64%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (70.88%) Python
2 105 (57.69%) Java
3 77 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 67 (36.81%) C#
5 53 (29.12%) Perl
6 49 (26.92%) C++
7 41 (22.53%) SQL
8 30 (16.48%) Bash Shell
9 27 (14.84%) C
10 13 (7.14%) Shell Script
11 8 (4.40%) PHP
12 5 (2.75%) Go
13 4 (2.20%) XPath
14 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.10%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.10%) Scala
16 1 (0.55%) Clojure
16 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (27.47%) Security Cleared
2 37 (20.33%) Degree
3 26 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 23 (12.64%) ISEB
5 21 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 20 (10.99%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 23 (12.64%) Hyper-V
1 23 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.59%) vSphere
2 12 (6.59%) Xen
2 12 (6.59%) XenServer
3 6 (3.30%) Docker
4 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.55%) Squid
Systems Management
1 34 (18.68%) Puppet
2 28 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (8.79%) Cobbler
3 16 (8.79%) Tivoli
4 15 (8.24%) Ansible
5 9 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (4.40%) Salt
6 8 (4.40%) Terraform
7 2 (1.10%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (29.12%) Oracle
2 25 (13.74%) VMware
3 24 (13.19%) SAP
4 22 (12.09%) Apple
5 21 (11.54%) Red Hat
6 20 (10.99%) Microsoft
7 12 (6.59%) EnterpriseDB
7 12 (6.59%) HP
8 4 (2.20%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.55%) Adobe
9 1 (0.55%) Facebook
9 1 (0.55%) Intel
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Somerset
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Devon
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Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £31500 per annum + great benefits!
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Bristol, Avon
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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