Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 90 44
Rank change year-on-year -11 -46 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 35 79 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.36% 3.49% 6.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.73% 5.89% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 116
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +13.71%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,125
90th Percentile £78,000 £61,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +14.05%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 938 1341 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 63.12% 59.21% 60.46%
Number of salaries quoted 770 1079 980
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Cirencester - 14 £42,500 -
Gloucester +18 9 £65,000 +23.81% 1
Cheltenham -6 4 - -
Ruby
South West

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

1 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 28 (80.00%) Python
3 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 21 (60.00%) TDD
5 20 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 20 (57.14%) SQL
6 19 (54.29%) Java
6 19 (54.29%) JIRA
7 18 (51.43%) BDD
8 17 (48.57%) Cucumber
8 17 (48.57%) HP
8 17 (48.57%) Unix
9 16 (45.71%) SOAP
9 16 (45.71%) C#
9 16 (45.71%) C++
9 16 (45.71%) XML
9 16 (45.71%) Selenium
9 16 (45.71%) Maven
9 16 (45.71%) REST
9 16 (45.71%) Gherkin
10 15 (42.86%) .NET
11 14 (40.00%) Windows
11 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (40.00%) Finance
12 13 (37.14%) Apache
12 13 (37.14%) CSS
12 13 (37.14%) HTML
12 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
12 13 (37.14%) Perl

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 11 (31.43%) IIS
2 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 4 (11.43%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) GitHub
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) SSH
3 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
4 4 (11.43%) MariaDB
5 3 (8.57%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (5.71%) Big Data
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 19 (54.29%) JIRA
3 17 (48.57%) Cucumber
4 16 (45.71%) Maven
4 16 (45.71%) Selenium
5 12 (34.29%) Ant
5 12 (34.29%) Eclipse
5 12 (34.29%) HP UFT
5 12 (34.29%) JUnit
5 12 (34.29%) SoapUI
5 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
6 11 (31.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 8 (22.86%) Bitbucket
9 4 (11.43%) JMeter
9 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
9 4 (11.43%) Zephyr
10 3 (8.57%) WATIR
11 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Electronics
2 11 (31.43%) Manufacturing
2 11 (31.43%) Marketing
2 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Test Automation Manager
1 11 (31.43%) Test Manager
2 8 (22.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Gherkin
1 16 (45.71%) REST
1 16 (45.71%) SOAP
1 16 (45.71%) XML
2 15 (42.86%) .NET
3 13 (37.14%) CSS
3 13 (37.14%) HTML
3 13 (37.14%) jQuery
4 11 (31.43%) J2EE
5 4 (11.43%) Node.js
5 4 (11.43%) Web Services
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (8.57%) RESTful
6 3 (8.57%) WCF
7 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
7 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Unix
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.71%) CentOS
5 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) TDD
3 20 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 18 (51.43%) BDD
5 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (34.29%) Waterfall
7 11 (31.43%) DevOps
7 11 (31.43%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (31.43%) Programme Management
7 11 (31.43%) Software Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
10 5 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (11.43%) Data Transformation
11 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
11 4 (11.43%) Kanban
11 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
11 4 (11.43%) Scrum
11 4 (11.43%) Test Management
12 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) Python
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) Java
4 16 (45.71%) C#
4 16 (45.71%) C++
5 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (37.14%) Perl
6 12 (34.29%) Groovy
6 12 (34.29%) VBScript
7 11 (31.43%) Jython
8 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
8 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
8 4 (11.43%) XPath
9 3 (8.57%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) ISTQB
2 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) ISEB
5 3 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) CA Service Virtualization
2 9 (25.71%) Puppet
3 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.71%) Graphite
4 2 (5.71%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) HP
2 12 (34.29%) CA
3 11 (31.43%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat