The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
England / South East
Rank 96 132 147
Rank change year-on-year +36 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 452 473 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.05% 2.46% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 4.83% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 380 421 355
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7823 9792 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 52.86% 50.85% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6774 8716 8574
Median salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in the South East

Ruby
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Ruby in the South East

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in the South East

Ruby
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +29 138 £45,000 - 16
Oxfordshire +2 61 £50,000 - 6
Surrey +3 58 £47,500 -9.52% 13
Berkshire -15 51 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Kent +49 50 £47,500 +82.69% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 38 £47,500 - 4
West Sussex +10 30 £44,250 +10.62% 5
East Sussex +23 24 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 450 (51.31%) Python
2 412 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (37.86%) C#
4 330 (37.63%) Linux
5 299 (34.09%) Java
6 298 (33.98%) JavaScript
7 284 (32.38%) .NET
8 279 (31.81%) TDD
9 256 (29.19%) Git (software)
10 253 (28.85%) MVC
11 230 (26.23%) HTML
12 226 (25.77%) Ruby on Rails
13 211 (24.06%) ASP.NET
13 211 (24.06%) AngularJS
14 210 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 208 (23.72%) SQL Server
16 195 (22.23%) Node.js
16 195 (22.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 194 (22.12%) Perl
18 191 (21.78%) RESTful
18 191 (21.78%) NoSQL
19 179 (20.41%) Web Application Development
19 179 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 177 (20.18%) BDD
21 174 (19.84%) CSS
22 173 (19.73%) MySQL
23 170 (19.38%) OO
24 163 (18.59%) DevOps
25 160 (18.24%) Web Development
26 156 (17.79%) SQL

Ruby
Top Related 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 65 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (5.59%) Apache
2 49 (5.59%) OpenStack
3 24 (2.74%) nginx
4 18 (2.05%) Cloud Foundry
5 17 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.60%) Apache Spark
6 14 (1.60%) NServiceBus
7 10 (1.14%) CMS
8 8 (0.91%) JBoss
8 8 (0.91%) Jetty
8 8 (0.91%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.91%) WordPress
9 6 (0.68%) Drupal
9 6 (0.68%) Joomla!
10 5 (0.57%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.46%) Confluence
11 4 (0.46%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (0.34%) IIS
13 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.91%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.46%) Final Cut Pro
3 4 (0.46%) MS Office
3 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.46%) QuarkXPress
4 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.03%) Magento
3 6 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 140 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (4.10%) GitHub
4 18 (2.05%) SaaS
5 12 (1.37%) PaaS
6 11 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.14%) Heroku
7 10 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
7 10 (1.14%) SoftLayer
8 6 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.57%) IaaS
10 4 (0.46%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.34%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.23%) Office 365
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.99%) Firewall
2 29 (3.31%) DNS
3 28 (3.19%) VPN
4 26 (2.96%) HTTP
5 23 (2.62%) Internet
6 21 (2.39%) TCP/IP
7 14 (1.60%) BGP
8 10 (1.14%) Network Security
9 9 (1.03%) SSL
10 8 (0.91%) VSAN
11 7 (0.80%) LDAP
11 7 (0.80%) VoIP
12 5 (0.57%) AMQP
12 5 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.57%) Junos
13 4 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (0.46%) SMTP
13 4 (0.46%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.34%) SSH
15 2 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (23.72%) SQL Server
2 191 (21.78%) NoSQL
3 173 (19.73%) MySQL
4 147 (16.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 109 (12.43%) MongoDB
6 33 (3.76%) MariaDB
7 32 (3.65%) Big Data
7 32 (3.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 20 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (1.82%) Redis
11 15 (1.71%) Hadoop
11 15 (1.71%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.68%) SQLite
13 4 (0.46%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.34%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.34%) Spark SQL
15 1 (0.11%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 256 (29.19%) Git (software)
2 104 (11.86%) Jenkins
3 54 (6.16%) Subversion
4 49 (5.59%) TeamCity
5 34 (3.88%) Selenium
6 28 (3.19%) JIRA
7 24 (2.74%) Vagrant
8 23 (2.62%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.71%) Maven
10 14 (1.60%) Moq
10 14 (1.60%) NUnit
10 14 (1.60%) WebDriver
11 11 (1.25%) Ant
12 9 (1.03%) Gradle
12 9 (1.03%) PHPUnit
13 8 (0.91%) RubyGems
13 8 (0.91%) Visual Studio
14 7 (0.80%) gulp
14 7 (0.80%) InstallShield
14 7 (0.80%) JMeter
General
1 75 (8.55%) Finance
2 47 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.53%) Marketing
4 27 (3.08%) Publishing
5 17 (1.94%) Games
6 16 (1.82%) Automotive
7 15 (1.71%) Advertising
7 15 (1.71%) Aerospace
8 13 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.48%) Retail
9 12 (1.37%) Music Industry
10 11 (1.25%) Electronics
11 10 (1.14%) Banking
11 10 (1.14%) Legal
12 9 (1.03%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 460 (52.45%) Developer
2 208 (23.72%) .NET Developer
3 104 (11.86%) Ruby Developer
4 85 (9.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 71 (8.10%) Software Developer
6 58 (6.61%) Administrator
7 57 (6.50%) Python Developer
8 54 (6.16%) C# Developer
9 52 (5.93%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 52 (5.93%) Web Developer
10 51 (5.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 50 (5.70%) Java Developer
11 50 (5.70%) Software Engineer
12 49 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
13 47 (5.36%) Messaging Developer
14 44 (5.02%) .NET Software Developer
15 43 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
16 41 (4.68%) Linux Engineer
17 40 (4.56%) HTML Developer
17 40 (4.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (32.38%) .NET
2 230 (26.23%) HTML
3 226 (25.77%) Ruby on Rails
4 211 (24.06%) AngularJS
4 211 (24.06%) ASP.NET
5 210 (23.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 195 (22.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 195 (22.23%) Node.js
7 191 (21.78%) RESTful
8 179 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 174 (19.84%) CSS
10 132 (15.05%) WCF
11 115 (13.11%) .NET Framework
12 95 (10.83%) Code First Entity Framework
12 95 (10.83%) Entity Framework
13 80 (9.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 74 (8.44%) KnockoutJS
15 63 (7.18%) Web Services
16 62 (7.07%) RabbitMQ
17 60 (6.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.33%) User Experience
2 35 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (3.88%) Social Network
4 30 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 20 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 17 (1.94%) BBC
9 16 (1.82%) Social Media
10 14 (1.60%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.48%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.25%) Public Cloud
13 10 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
13 10 (1.14%) Private Cloud
14 9 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.91%) FlexPod
15 8 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
15 8 (0.91%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 5 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 330 (37.63%) Linux
2 93 (10.60%) Unix
3 85 (9.69%) Windows
4 41 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (3.88%) Ubuntu
6 22 (2.51%) Solaris
7 20 (2.28%) CentOS
8 12 (1.37%) Mac OS
9 10 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.03%) Debian
10 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.91%) AIX
11 8 (0.91%) Windows Server
12 7 (0.80%) Fedora
12 7 (0.80%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.46%) VMS
13 4 (0.46%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (31.81%) TDD
3 253 (28.85%) MVC
4 179 (20.41%) Web Application Development
5 177 (20.18%) BDD
6 170 (19.38%) OO
7 163 (18.59%) DevOps
8 160 (18.24%) Web Development
9 135 (15.39%) Scrum
10 127 (14.48%) Software Engineering
11 104 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
12 70 (7.98%) Open Source
13 67 (7.64%) Kanban
13 67 (7.64%) SDLC
14 66 (7.53%) Configuration Management
15 49 (5.59%) Mentoring
16 47 (5.36%) Dependency Injection
16 47 (5.36%) Multithreading
17 46 (5.25%) E-Commerce
18 45 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 450 (51.31%) Python
2 332 (37.86%) C#
3 299 (34.09%) Java
4 298 (33.98%) JavaScript
5 194 (22.12%) Perl
6 156 (17.79%) SQL
7 146 (16.65%) PHP
8 114 (13.00%) Bash Shell
9 98 (11.17%) C++
10 49 (5.59%) PowerShell
11 47 (5.36%) F#
12 36 (4.10%) C
13 26 (2.96%) Go
14 18 (2.05%) Scala
15 17 (1.94%) CFML
16 10 (1.14%) MATLAB
17 8 (0.91%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.80%) VB
19 6 (0.68%) VB.NET
20 4 (0.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 83 (9.46%) Degree
2 25 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.39%) PhD
4 18 (2.05%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.60%) ISEB
6 8 (0.91%) VCDX
7 7 (0.80%) APMG
7 7 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.80%) PMP
7 7 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.46%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.46%) MCP
9 3 (0.34%) CCNA
9 3 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.23%) MCAD
10 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.11%) CEH
11 1 (0.11%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.11%) Cyber Scheme
11 1 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.93%) QA
2 14 (1.60%) SLA
3 9 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.57%) HIPAA
System Software
1 51 (5.82%) Docker
1 51 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.39%) vSphere
3 15 (1.71%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.37%) Xen
5 9 (1.03%) vCloud
6 7 (0.80%) NFS
7 6 (0.68%) Varnish
8 4 (0.46%) GlusterFS
8 4 (0.46%) KVM
8 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.11%) Ceph
10 1 (0.11%) etcd
10 1 (0.11%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) flannel
10 1 (0.11%) HDFS
10 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 147 (16.76%) Puppet
2 112 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (8.32%) Ansible
4 50 (5.70%) Kibana
5 47 (5.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 47 (5.36%) WSUS
6 35 (3.99%) Nagios
7 18 (2.05%) Opsview
8 16 (1.82%) Terraform
9 12 (1.37%) Capistrano
9 12 (1.37%) Salt
10 10 (1.14%) ZABBIX
11 9 (1.03%) vRealize
12 8 (0.91%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.57%) FortiGate
13 5 (0.57%) Kubernetes
13 5 (0.57%) logstash
13 5 (0.57%) Packer
13 5 (0.57%) QRadar
14 4 (0.46%) Nmap
Vendors
1 65 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 61 (6.96%) VMware
3 54 (6.16%) Red Hat
4 38 (4.33%) Google
5 28 (3.19%) Facebook
6 20 (2.28%) Apple
7 16 (1.82%) Cisco
7 16 (1.82%) Oracle
7 16 (1.82%) Sony
7 16 (1.82%) Yahoo!
8 13 (1.48%) New Relic
9 12 (1.37%) Zend
10 11 (1.25%) SAP
11 10 (1.14%) SaltStack
11 10 (1.14%) Splunk
12 9 (1.03%) Nimsoft
13 8 (0.91%) HP
14 5 (0.57%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.57%) Juniper
14 5 (0.57%) Rackspace
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Coded People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + flexi- working,26 hols, pen
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus 25 days hols, healthcare, flexi
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago