The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 60 62 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.33% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 260 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 51.74% 53.17% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 279 218 459
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Ruby
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) Python
4 12 (42.86%) HTTP
4 12 (42.86%) VPN
4 12 (42.86%) HTTPS
4 12 (42.86%) SSL
4 12 (42.86%) CCNA
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 12 (42.86%) Perl
4 12 (42.86%) Firewall
4 12 (42.86%) IPsec
4 12 (42.86%) Snort
4 12 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (42.86%) PCI DSS
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) MySQL
5 10 (35.71%) IIS
6 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) OO
6 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
7 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.00%) nginx
7 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) IIS
2 7 (25.00%) nginx
2 7 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) HTTP
1 12 (42.86%) VPN
1 12 (42.86%) HTTPS
1 12 (42.86%) SSL
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
1 12 (42.86%) IPsec
2 5 (17.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) Sass
4 2 (7.14%) Ember.js
4 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) OO
3 7 (25.00%) OOP
3 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (7.14%) UX Design
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 12 (42.86%) Perl
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) CCNA
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Snort