Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 49 67
Rank change year-on-year -24 +18 +41
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 69 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.26% 5.45% 3.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 9.65% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 62 63
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -22.73% +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £51,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -4.04%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 513 715 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 58.56% 56.52% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 450 619 714
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Kent

Ruby
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Kent

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Kent over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Kent

Ruby
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 February 2019. 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
Tunbridge Wells -4 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Chatham - 2 £50,000 - 2
Sittingbourne - 2 £40,000 - 1
West Malling -13 1 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Westerham - 1 £42,500 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £95,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £42,500 - 1
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (81.82%) Web Application Development
3 9 (81.82%) RESTful
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (81.82%) MVC
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (63.64%) WCF
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
5 6 (54.55%) Node.js
5 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
5 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (36.36%) Google
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (27.27%) Kibana
7 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (27.27%) Code First Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) .NET Core
7 3 (27.27%) Multithreading

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) NServiceBus
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) Calabash
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JMeter
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) CloudOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Internet Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (81.82%) RESTful
3 7 (63.64%) WCF
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
4 6 (54.55%) Node.js
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Core
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (27.27%) Code First Entity Framework
6 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
6 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (27.27%) WPF
7 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) BBC
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
3 9 (81.82%) MVC
3 9 (81.82%) Web Application Development
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Operations
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) F#
3 1 (9.09%) Go
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Kibana
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sony
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Yahoo!