Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Ruby Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby Developer
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 470 506 540
Rank change year-on-year +36 +34 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 89 92 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84 88 95
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29566 34125 41527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28612 34601
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Ruby Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Ruby Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby Developer in the South East

Ruby Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Ruby Developer in the South East

Ruby Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby Developer in the South East

Ruby Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +27 59 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Berkshire +44 26 £47,500 - 1
Thames Valley +19 26 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Surrey +1 4 £58,250 +1.30%
Ruby Developer
England

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Ruby Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Ruby Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) Ruby
2 75 (84.27%) Ruby on Rails
3 68 (76.40%) HTML
4 66 (74.16%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (62.92%) CSS
6 53 (59.55%) JavaScript
7 34 (38.20%) TDD
8 32 (35.96%) Git (software)
9 30 (33.71%) BDD
10 26 (29.21%) User Experience
11 22 (24.72%) Linux
12 20 (22.47%) RSpec
12 20 (22.47%) TextMate
12 20 (22.47%) Sublime Text
13 19 (21.35%) MySQL
14 17 (19.10%) Python
15 15 (16.85%) Java
16 11 (12.36%) Web Development
16 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
17 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
17 10 (11.24%) Scrum
18 9 (10.11%) SQL
18 9 (10.11%) C#
18 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
18 9 (10.11%) React
19 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
19 8 (8.99%) Open Source
19 8 (8.99%) JSON
19 8 (8.99%) XML
19 8 (8.99%) PHP

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.62%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.12%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) MySQL
2 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
3 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.74%) MariaDB
4 6 (6.74%) Redis
5 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (35.96%) Git (software)
2 20 (22.47%) RSpec
2 20 (22.47%) Sublime Text
2 20 (22.47%) TextMate
3 7 (7.87%) RubyGems
3 7 (7.87%) Subversion
4 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (84.27%) Ruby on Rails
2 68 (76.40%) HTML
3 56 (62.92%) CSS
4 9 (10.11%) React
5 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.99%) JSON
5 8 (8.99%) XML
6 7 (7.87%) HTML5
6 7 (7.87%) Sinatra
7 5 (5.62%) .NET
7 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.37%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.37%) jQuery
8 3 (3.37%) Phusion Passenger
9 1 (1.12%) Django
9 1 (1.12%) Flask
9 1 (1.12%) Node.js
9 1 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) User Experience
2 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.25%) Fintech
2 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Linux
2 2 (2.25%) Android
2 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (74.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.20%) TDD
3 30 (33.71%) BDD
4 11 (12.36%) Web Development
5 10 (11.24%) Scrum
6 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.99%) Open Source
8 7 (7.87%) Active Record
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.74%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (5.62%) MVC
10 5 (5.62%) OWASP
10 5 (5.62%) Performance Testing
10 5 (5.62%) Security Testing
10 5 (5.62%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.37%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (3.37%) Mobile Development
12 2 (2.25%) Mentoring
13 1 (1.12%) Front End Development
13 1 (1.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Ruby
2 53 (59.55%) JavaScript
3 17 (19.10%) Python
4 15 (16.85%) Java
5 9 (10.11%) C#
5 9 (10.11%) SQL
6 8 (8.99%) PHP
7 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.12%) Elixir
8 1 (1.12%) Go
8 1 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) VMware
2 1 (1.12%) Google