Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 100 98
Rank change year-on-year +27 -2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 40 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.19% 1.21% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 1.87% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 11
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,375 £51,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +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 807 801 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 64.41% 64.75% 63.01%
Number of salaries quoted 699 706 689
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +2.67%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Bath -7 14 £57,500 +64.29% 4
Bridgwater - 11 £50,000 - 3
Portishead +1 7 £47,500 +5.56%
Clevedon - 4 £57,500 -
Taunton - 2 £41,500 - 1
Yeovil - 1 £60,000 -
Ruby
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 30 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (60.00%) C#
3 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 21 (52.50%) Node.js
4 20 (50.00%) BDD
5 19 (47.50%) NoSQL
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (47.50%) Web Application Development
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (47.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
5 19 (47.50%) MVC
5 19 (47.50%) RESTful
5 19 (47.50%) WCF
5 19 (47.50%) TDD
6 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 15 (37.50%) Python
6 15 (37.50%) Code First Entity Framework
6 15 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 15 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (37.50%) Entity Framework
7 13 (32.50%) OO
7 13 (32.50%) PHP
8 12 (30.00%) MySQL
8 12 (30.00%) Linux

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 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) NoSQL
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 12 (30.00%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.50%) Big Data
5 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.50%) Redis
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (27.50%) PHPUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) JMeter
3 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (30.00%) Retail
2 8 (20.00%) Music Industry
3 7 (17.50%) Games
4 4 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Automation Tester
5 1 (2.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (2.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Lead Tester
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
1 21 (52.50%) Node.js
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (47.50%) RESTful
2 19 (47.50%) WCF
3 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 15 (37.50%) Code First Entity Framework
3 15 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 15 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
3 15 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (30.00%) CSS
5 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 11 (27.50%) Laravel
5 11 (27.50%) REST
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) BDD
2 19 (47.50%) MVC
2 19 (47.50%) TDD
2 19 (47.50%) Web Application Development
3 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (32.50%) OO
5 11 (27.50%) Open Source
5 11 (27.50%) Project Management
5 11 (27.50%) Time Management
5 11 (27.50%) Workflow
6 8 (20.00%) High Availability
7 4 (10.00%) DevOps
8 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.50%) Kanban
9 1 (2.50%) Migration
9 1 (2.50%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) Python
4 13 (32.50%) PHP
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
1 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Packer
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Apple
2 1 (2.50%) Capita