The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 69 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.61% 0.74% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Ruby
Dorset

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

Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
357 259 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 72.56% 64.11% 62.73%
Number of salaries quoted 268 215 124
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Ruby
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Ruby
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
2 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (81.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (81.25%) Scrum
2 13 (81.25%) XML
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) OO
2 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
2 13 (81.25%) Eclipse
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) RESTful
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) Play Framework
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Java Software Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Software Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Ruby on Rails
1 13 (81.25%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) RESTful
2 3 (18.75%) Play Framework
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
2 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (81.25%) Scrum
2 13 (81.25%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Scala