The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 53 60 61
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.79% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.10% 1.02% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -24.32%  
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 Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 244 196 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 43.57% 33.45% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 202 161 170
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Ruby
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Watford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 21 (63.64%) AngularJS
2 20 (60.61%) Git (software)
2 20 (60.61%) RESTful
3 19 (57.58%) BDD
3 19 (57.58%) TDD
4 17 (51.52%) MVC
4 17 (51.52%) C#
4 17 (51.52%) Node.js
4 17 (51.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 15 (45.45%) Code First Entity Framework
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (45.45%) High Availability
5 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
5 15 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 15 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
5 15 (45.45%) Web Application Development
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 15 (45.45%) WCF
5 15 (45.45%) .NET
5 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 15 (45.45%) Music Industry
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) VB
7 11 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (30.30%) Scrum

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (6.06%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
2 8 (24.24%) Selenium
2 8 (24.24%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.06%) gulp
4 1 (3.03%) RSpec
General
1 15 (45.45%) Music Industry
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Automation Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) AngularJS
2 20 (60.61%) RESTful
3 17 (51.52%) Node.js
3 17 (51.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (45.45%) Code First Entity Framework
4 15 (45.45%) Entity Framework
4 15 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
4 15 (45.45%) WCF
5 8 (24.24%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (12.12%) Web Services
7 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.06%) HTML
7 2 (6.06%) HTML5
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Mac OS X
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) BDD
1 19 (57.58%) TDD
2 17 (51.52%) MVC
3 15 (45.45%) High Availability
3 15 (45.45%) Web Application Development
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) Scrum
6 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.06%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) OOP
9 2 (6.06%) SEO
9 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) VB
3 11 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.06%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) ES6
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Capistrano
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
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