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 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 63 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.41% 0.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
234 276 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.66% 45.25% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 167 216 116
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) RESTful
1 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 7 (63.64%) Open Source
3 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) JUnit
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) NUnit
4 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
4 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
4 5 (45.45%) Calabash
4 5 (45.45%) JBehave
4 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 5 (45.45%) WATIR
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Node.js
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
5 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) OO

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) NUnit
2 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
2 5 (45.45%) Calabash
2 5 (45.45%) JBehave
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) WATIR
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 7 (63.64%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Jython
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) hybris
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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