The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 59 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 2.51% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 4.47% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 1
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Ruby
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
201 291 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.77% 56.18% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 172 201 165
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Ruby
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Watford region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Watford

Ruby
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) hybris
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Scripter
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) hybris
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle