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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South West / Devon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 45 49
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.61% 4.46% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 6.02% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 9
Median salary £51,250 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.15% -14.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 216 249 212
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 65.45% 74.11% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 198 228 176
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,591 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 2 £51,250 -
Ruby
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) TDD
2 16 (72.73%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 16 (72.73%) BDD
3 13 (59.09%) .NET
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
3 13 (59.09%) MVC
4 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 12 (54.55%) NoSQL
4 12 (54.55%) RESTful
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (54.55%) WCF
4 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 12 (54.55%) Entity Framework
4 12 (54.55%) Node.js
4 12 (54.55%) Web Application Development
4 12 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 12 (54.55%) Code First Entity Framework
5 9 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (40.91%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (36.36%) Games
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) CSS
8 6 (27.27%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) NoSQL
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 8 (36.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer in Test
3 3 (13.64%) Internet Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 12 (54.55%) AngularJS
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (54.55%) Code First Entity Framework
2 12 (54.55%) Entity Framework
2 12 (54.55%) Node.js
2 12 (54.55%) RESTful
2 12 (54.55%) WCF
3 9 (40.91%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) CSS3
5 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 3 (13.64%) PostGIS
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) BDD
2 16 (72.73%) TDD
3 13 (59.09%) MVC
4 12 (54.55%) Web Application Development
5 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) SDET
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
1 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) C++
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
3 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
3 3 (13.64%) R
3 3 (13.64%) VB
3 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Apple