Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 104 100
Rank change year-on-year +52 -4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 38 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.99% 1.41% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.46% 2.21% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 21
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,575 £33,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £80,000
South West median annual salary £51,333 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.69% +5.50% +5.26%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 588 859 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 61.76% 63.63% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 473 729 774
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.51% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,400
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Somerset

Ruby
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Somerset

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Somerset

Ruby
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Bridgwater -3 16 £50,000 -
Bath +40 9 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Taunton - 7 £44,528 -
Yeovil +1 4 £75,000 +25.00%
Street - 1 £77,500 - 1
Ruby
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 26 (68.42%) Python
2 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 17 (44.74%) PHP
4 16 (42.11%) Workflow
4 16 (42.11%) Laravel
5 15 (39.47%) REST
5 15 (39.47%) PHPUnit
5 15 (39.47%) jQuery
5 15 (39.47%) Time Management
5 15 (39.47%) Open Source
5 15 (39.47%) Retail
5 15 (39.47%) MySQL
5 15 (39.47%) CSS
5 15 (39.47%) Internet
5 15 (39.47%) Unix
5 15 (39.47%) Project Management
6 13 (34.21%) Java
7 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.95%) C#
9 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
9 9 (23.68%) Data Science
10 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
10 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
10 8 (21.05%) Selenium
10 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
11 7 (18.42%) .NET
11 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
11 7 (18.42%) JMeter
11 7 (18.42%) Hadoop

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (13.16%) Apache Spark
1 5 (13.16%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) Big Data
2 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.63%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 15 (39.47%) PHPUnit
3 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
4 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
4 8 (21.05%) Selenium
4 8 (21.05%) SoapUI
5 7 (18.42%) JMeter
5 7 (18.42%) SpecFlow
5 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.63%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 15 (39.47%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Backend Developer
3 15 (39.47%) PHP Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Test Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Automation Test Lead
6 5 (13.16%) Data Scientist
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior
8 1 (2.63%) Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Games Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Graduate
8 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Laravel
2 15 (39.47%) CSS
2 15 (39.47%) jQuery
2 15 (39.47%) REST
3 7 (18.42%) .NET
4 5 (13.16%) MLlib
4 5 (13.16%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (13.16%) Pandas
4 5 (13.16%) scikit-learn
5 3 (7.89%) Node.js
5 3 (7.89%) RESTful
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.26%) Code First Entity Framework
6 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.26%) WCF
7 1 (2.63%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.63%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Workflow
2 15 (39.47%) Open Source
2 15 (39.47%) Project Management
2 15 (39.47%) Time Management
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Data Science
5 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.79%) DevOps
6 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (13.16%) BDD
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (13.16%) Deep Learning
7 5 (13.16%) Machine Learning
7 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Predictive Modelling
9 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Python
2 17 (44.74%) PHP
3 13 (34.21%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) C#
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 5 (13.16%) R
6 5 (13.16%) Scala
7 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.63%) Go
9 1 (2.63%) Perl
9 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Btrfs
1 1 (2.63%) Ceph
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) DRBD
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) KVM
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Check_MK
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Tableau
2 1 (2.63%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.63%) VMware