Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 114 88
Rank change year-on-year +59 -26 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 41 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.12% 0.45% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.03% 0.70% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 5 27
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.93% -13.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £34,750 £31,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £44,717 £61,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 583 859 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 58.59% 64.01% 60.80%
Number of salaries quoted 496 704 708
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,250 £29,775
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 - 14 £50,000 - 3
Taunton +21 13 £42,028 +13.50% 4
Bath +29 10 £57,500 +66.67% 1
Yeovil - 2 £76,250 - 1
Ruby
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 22 (53.66%) C#
1 22 (53.66%) Git (software)
2 18 (43.90%) PHP
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) Java
3 17 (41.46%) Python
4 16 (39.02%) CSS
4 16 (39.02%) Linux
5 15 (36.59%) MySQL
5 15 (36.59%) jQuery
5 15 (36.59%) REST
5 15 (36.59%) Laravel
6 14 (34.15%) Open Source
6 14 (34.15%) PHPUnit
6 14 (34.15%) Time Management
6 14 (34.15%) Retail
6 14 (34.15%) Unix
6 14 (34.15%) Internet
6 14 (34.15%) Project Management
6 14 (34.15%) Workflow
7 13 (31.71%) BDD
8 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
8 12 (29.27%) .NET
8 12 (29.27%) Selenium
9 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
10 9 (21.95%) SoapUI
10 9 (21.95%) Node.js
10 9 (21.95%) RESTful
10 9 (21.95%) Hadoop
10 9 (21.95%) Jenkins

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 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) MySQL
2 9 (21.95%) Hadoop
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
3 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (17.07%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Git (software)
2 14 (34.15%) PHPUnit
3 12 (29.27%) Selenium
4 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
5 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
5 9 (21.95%) JMeter
5 9 (21.95%) SoapUI
6 7 (17.07%) SpecFlow
6 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.44%) JIRA
8 1 (2.44%) Spinnaker
8 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (34.15%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Music Industry
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Backend Developer
3 14 (34.15%) PHP Developer
4 12 (29.27%) Test Engineer
5 9 (21.95%) Automation Test Lead
5 9 (21.95%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (19.51%) .NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Site Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) CSS
2 15 (36.59%) jQuery
2 15 (36.59%) Laravel
2 15 (36.59%) REST
3 12 (29.27%) .NET
4 9 (21.95%) Node.js
4 9 (21.95%) RESTful
5 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
5 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
5 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (19.51%) Code First Entity Framework
5 8 (19.51%) Entity Framework
5 8 (19.51%) WCF
6 4 (9.76%) WinForms
6 4 (9.76%) WPF
7 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.44%) Fintech
1 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Open Source
2 14 (34.15%) Project Management
2 14 (34.15%) Time Management
2 14 (34.15%) Workflow
3 13 (31.71%) BDD
4 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
5 9 (21.95%) Software Testing
6 8 (19.51%) DevOps
6 8 (19.51%) MVC
6 8 (19.51%) TDD
6 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
7 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.76%) Data Science
8 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.32%) High Availability
9 3 (7.32%) Software Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) C#
2 18 (43.90%) PHP
3 17 (41.46%) Java
3 17 (41.46%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) ES6
6 1 (2.44%) Go
6 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Istio
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Packer
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Apple
1 1 (2.44%) VMware