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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 26 36
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 12 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 5.91% 8.44% 5.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.76% 14.18% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 16
Median salary £46,250 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £59,250
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 Gloucester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 123 141 173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 60.59% 59.49% 54.75%
Number of salaries quoted 112 70 146
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) Python
3 23 (85.19%) Java
4 22 (81.48%) C++
5 21 (77.78%) C#
6 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (74.07%) Security Cleared
7 17 (62.96%) DV Cleared
7 17 (62.96%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (51.85%) Cucumber
8 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
8 14 (51.85%) Selenium
8 14 (51.85%) Windows
9 12 (44.44%) HP
9 12 (44.44%) ISEB
9 12 (44.44%) LoadRunner
9 12 (44.44%) JMeter
9 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
9 12 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
9 12 (44.44%) Test Strategy
9 12 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
10 10 (37.04%) Unix
10 10 (37.04%) Perl
11 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
12 6 (22.22%) HTML
12 6 (22.22%) Oracle
12 6 (22.22%) CSS
12 6 (22.22%) Hibernate

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 5 (18.52%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) IMAP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) POP3
2 1 (3.70%) SMTP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Cucumber
1 14 (51.85%) Selenium
2 12 (44.44%) JMeter
2 12 (44.44%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.41%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Test Automation Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Automation Test Lead
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) EJB
2 5 (18.52%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) jQuery
2 5 (18.52%) JSF
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
3 2 (7.41%) Java EE
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) STL
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.70%) Doctrine
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) Android
4 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Debian
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
4 12 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 12 (44.44%) Test Strategy
5 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) Software Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) UML
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Python
2 23 (85.19%) Java
3 22 (81.48%) C++
4 21 (77.78%) C#
5 10 (37.04%) Perl
6 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) C
9 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
9 2 (7.41%) Fortran
9 2 (7.41%) Pascal
9 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Security Cleared
2 17 (62.96%) DV Cleared
3 12 (44.44%) ISEB
3 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Graphite
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) HP
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago