The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 68 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 16 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.77% 0.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 0.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
599 439 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 66.26% 57.16% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 495 379 260
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 £28,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Ruby
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Dorset

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Dorset

Ruby
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -7 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Poole - 7 £40,000 - 1
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (96.00%) Java
1 24 (96.00%) TDD
2 21 (84.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 20 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 20 (80.00%) XML
3 20 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (52.00%) Linux
5 13 (52.00%) OO
5 13 (52.00%) Tomcat
5 13 (52.00%) Scrum
6 11 (44.00%) RESTful
6 11 (44.00%) Scala
6 11 (44.00%) NoSQL
6 11 (44.00%) Play Framework
7 9 (36.00%) Pair Programming
8 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (28.00%) MVC
9 7 (28.00%) Extreme Programming
9 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (28.00%) JSON
9 7 (28.00%) Mercurial
9 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (28.00%) Time Management
9 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (28.00%) Golang
10 4 (16.00%) Big Data
10 4 (16.00%) Android
11 2 (8.00%) Web Development
11 2 (8.00%) AngularJS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (52.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 20 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (52.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (52.00%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 20 (80.00%) XML
3 11 (44.00%) Play Framework
3 11 (44.00%) RESTful
4 7 (28.00%) JSON
5 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) TDD
2 20 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (52.00%) OO
4 13 (52.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) Pair Programming
6 7 (28.00%) Extreme Programming
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Time Management
6 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Scala
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) Golang
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago