Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 66 61
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 23 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.12% 2.45% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.12% 3.70% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 17
Devon median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -13.33% +31.58%
10th Percentile £45,000 £26,250 £21,150
90th Percentile £55,000 £49,500 £41,250
South West median annual salary £52,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.50% +5.26% +14.94%

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 376 513 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 67.38% 66.02% 61.41%
Number of salaries quoted 336 470 378
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,225 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Devon

Ruby
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Devon

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Devon over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Devon

Ruby
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +16 19 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Plymouth +11 4 £42,649 +29.24%
Ruby
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) NoSQL
3 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 19 (82.61%) Git (software)
3 19 (82.61%) BDD
3 19 (82.61%) Node.js
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 19 (82.61%) C#
4 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
4 18 (78.26%) .NET
4 18 (78.26%) MVC
4 18 (78.26%) .NET Framework
4 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (78.26%) RESTful
4 18 (78.26%) WCF
4 18 (78.26%) Entity Framework
4 18 (78.26%) Web Application Development
4 18 (78.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 18 (78.26%) Code First Entity Framework
4 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) NoSQL
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) .NET Developer
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Architect
2 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
2 2 (8.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) Node.js
2 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) .NET Framework
2 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET
2 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (78.26%) Code First Entity Framework
2 18 (78.26%) Entity Framework
2 18 (78.26%) RESTful
2 18 (78.26%) WCF
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
1 1 (4.35%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) BDD
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 18 (78.26%) MVC
3 18 (78.26%) Web Application Development
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) DoDAF
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) DRM
6 1 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) COBIT
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.35%) Mesos
1 1 (4.35%) Rancher