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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 57 46
Rank change year-on-year -14 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 31 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.31% 4.87% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 7.61% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 45
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £45,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,500 £55,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 625 631 619
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 66.77% 64.00% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 520 458 494
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 £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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
Cheltenham +3 15 £21,000 -60.00%
Gloucester +8 12 £45,000 -16.27% 2
Cirencester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Ruby
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 55 (90.16%) Linux
2 39 (63.93%) Python
2 39 (63.93%) Java
3 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (49.18%) C#
5 27 (44.26%) C++
5 27 (44.26%) TDD
6 26 (42.62%) Test Automation
7 25 (40.98%) Windows
7 25 (40.98%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
9 23 (37.70%) Selenium
9 23 (37.70%) Telecoms
10 22 (36.07%) ISTQB
10 22 (36.07%) Manufacturing
10 22 (36.07%) NoSQL
11 21 (34.43%) Cucumber
11 21 (34.43%) Programme Management
11 21 (34.43%) Marketing
11 21 (34.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 21 (34.43%) Digital Marketing
11 21 (34.43%) Finance
11 21 (34.43%) Electronics
11 21 (34.43%) SAP
12 20 (32.79%) Software Engineering
13 19 (31.15%) Git (software)
13 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
14 18 (29.51%) Cybersecurity
14 18 (29.51%) 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 7 (11.48%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.84%) JBoss
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
4 4 (6.56%) Mule
4 4 (6.56%) Mule ESB
4 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 21 (34.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.23%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.48%) GitHub
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.20%) SaaS
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) SSH
2 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.28%) HTTP
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) FTP
4 1 (1.64%) IMAP
4 1 (1.64%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) Network Security
4 1 (1.64%) POP3
4 1 (1.64%) SMTP
4 1 (1.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) NoSQL
2 13 (21.31%) MongoDB
3 8 (13.11%) MySQL
4 7 (11.48%) Hadoop
4 7 (11.48%) MariaDB
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (8.20%) Apache Accumulo
7 4 (6.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Selenium
2 21 (34.43%) Cucumber
3 19 (31.15%) Git (software)
3 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
4 17 (27.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (27.87%) JMeter
5 13 (21.31%) JIRA
6 12 (19.67%) LoadRunner
7 11 (18.03%) Bitbucket
8 8 (13.11%) JUnit
9 5 (8.20%) WATIR
10 4 (6.56%) IntelliJ
10 4 (6.56%) Maven
10 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (6.56%) Vagrant
10 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
10 4 (6.56%) Zephyr
11 1 (1.64%) Gatling
General
1 23 (37.70%) Telecoms
2 22 (36.07%) Manufacturing
3 21 (34.43%) Electronics
3 21 (34.43%) Finance
3 21 (34.43%) Marketing
4 4 (6.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Test Automation Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Test Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Test Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (11.48%) Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) DevOps Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.84%) Automation Tester
6 6 (9.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) REST
2 12 (19.67%) SOAP
3 10 (16.39%) Web Services
3 10 (16.39%) XML
4 8 (13.11%) Gherkin
5 7 (11.48%) .NET
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (9.84%) Hibernate
6 6 (9.84%) Node.js
6 6 (9.84%) RESTful
6 6 (9.84%) WCF
7 4 (6.56%) Apache Camel
7 4 (6.56%) JPA
7 4 (6.56%) JSON
7 4 (6.56%) Spring
7 4 (6.56%) Spring Integration
7 4 (6.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.28%) BBC
3 2 (3.28%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (3.28%) Social Media
4 1 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 55 (90.16%) Linux
2 25 (40.98%) Windows
3 12 (19.67%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) Android
4 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) CentOS
5 1 (1.64%) Debian
5 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (44.26%) TDD
3 26 (42.62%) Test Automation
4 25 (40.98%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (34.43%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (34.43%) Programme Management
7 20 (32.79%) Software Engineering
8 18 (29.51%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (26.23%) Non-Functional Testing
9 16 (26.23%) Test Strategy
10 14 (22.95%) BDD
10 14 (22.95%) DevOps
11 13 (21.31%) SDLC
11 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
12 12 (19.67%) Scrum
13 11 (18.03%) MVC
14 9 (14.75%) Integration Testing
15 8 (13.11%) Change Management
15 8 (13.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Java
1 39 (63.93%) Python
2 30 (49.18%) C#
3 27 (44.26%) C++
4 18 (29.51%) Perl
5 13 (21.31%) SQL
6 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
7 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
8 7 (11.48%) C
9 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
10 4 (6.56%) XPath
11 2 (3.28%) Fortran
11 2 (3.28%) Pascal
12 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
2 22 (36.07%) ISTQB
3 17 (27.87%) ISEB
4 14 (22.95%) DV Cleared
5 5 (8.20%) Degree
5 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Puppet
2 12 (19.67%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) Graphite
4 1 (1.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) SAP
2 16 (26.23%) HP
3 8 (13.11%) BT
4 7 (11.48%) VMware
5 6 (9.84%) Apple
6 5 (8.20%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.28%) Facebook
8 2 (3.28%) Google
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle
8 2 (3.28%) Sony
8 2 (3.28%) Yahoo!
9 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 85,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago