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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
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
246 298 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.07% 51.65% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 194 244 165
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 13 (81.25%) C#
1 13 (81.25%) RESTful
1 13 (81.25%) BDD
2 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 9 (56.25%) SpecFlow
3 9 (56.25%) Gherkin
3 9 (56.25%) JBehave
3 9 (56.25%) Open Source
3 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 9 (56.25%) Calabash
3 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 9 (56.25%) WATIR
3 9 (56.25%) Selenium
3 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
3 9 (56.25%) NUnit
3 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) JUnit
4 6 (37.50%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (25.00%) Node.js
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (56.25%) Calabash
2 9 (56.25%) JUnit
2 9 (56.25%) NUnit
2 9 (56.25%) WATIR
2 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) JBehave
2 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
2 9 (56.25%) SpecFlow
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Hudson
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) RESTful
2 9 (56.25%) Gherkin
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) BDD
2 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
2 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) HP