The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 40 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 20 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.86% 0.35% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.58% 0.98% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 11
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -36.36%
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 204 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.98% 35.29% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 189 174 201
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Watford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Watford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 20 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 19 (59.38%) RESTful
2 19 (59.38%) Git (software)
3 16 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 16 (50.00%) Node.js
3 16 (50.00%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) MVC
4 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) TDD
4 15 (46.88%) BDD
5 13 (40.63%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) Music Industry
6 11 (34.38%) VB
6 11 (34.38%) VB.NET
6 11 (34.38%) .NET
6 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
6 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
6 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
6 11 (34.38%) Entity Framework
6 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (34.38%) High Availability
6 11 (34.38%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (34.38%) Web Application Development
6 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
6 11 (34.38%) WCF
6 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 11 (34.38%) Code First Entity Framework

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (25.00%) Selenium
2 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
3 5 (15.63%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) RSpec
General
1 11 (34.38%) Music Industry
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Automation Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 19 (59.38%) RESTful
3 16 (50.00%) Node.js
3 16 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (34.38%) Code First Entity Framework
4 11 (34.38%) Entity Framework
4 11 (34.38%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (34.38%) WCF
5 8 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (21.88%) Web Services
7 5 (15.63%) Backbone.js
7 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 5 (15.63%) HTML5
7 5 (15.63%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) MVC
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) BDD
2 15 (46.88%) TDD
3 13 (40.63%) Scrum
4 11 (34.38%) High Availability
4 11 (34.38%) Web Application Development
5 8 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (15.63%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) OOP
6 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.50%) Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.25%) SEO
10 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 16 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) VB
3 11 (34.38%) VB.NET
4 5 (15.63%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) ES6
4 5 (15.63%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Capistrano
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Watford, Hertfordshire
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