Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 20 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 4.87% 6.15% 6.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.10% 11.81% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 45
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,375 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £63,750 £63,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +20.00%

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 Gloucester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 247 254 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 60.10% 52.05% 57.09%
Number of salaries quoted 221 153 286
Gloucester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,500 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Gloucester

Ruby
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Gloucester

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Gloucester over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Python
3 15 (75.00%) C#
3 15 (75.00%) Java
3 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (70.00%) Cucumber
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) Selenium
4 14 (70.00%) C++
4 14 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (55.00%) DV Cleared
6 10 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 10 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 10 (50.00%) Unix
6 10 (50.00%) HP
6 10 (50.00%) ISEB
6 10 (50.00%) LoadRunner
6 10 (50.00%) JMeter
6 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 10 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
9 5 (25.00%) Electronics
9 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (25.00%) SAP
9 5 (25.00%) Marketing

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Cucumber
1 14 (70.00%) Selenium
2 10 (50.00%) JMeter
2 10 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Electronics
2 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 4 (20.00%) REST
1 4 (20.00%) SOAP
2 3 (15.00%) STL
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
1 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Python
2 15 (75.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Fortran
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Pascal
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) DV Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) ISEB
3 10 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Graphite
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat