The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 81 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 7 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.92% 4.55% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 7.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
526 369 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 69.03% 59.90% 66.85%
Number of salaries quoted 472 320 349
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 23 January 2015. 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
Poole -19 3 £37,500 -3.22%
Bournemouth -41 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Wareham - 1 £40,000 -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) MVC
4 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
5 14 (63.64%) TDD
5 14 (63.64%) Pair Programming
6 12 (54.55%) Extreme Programming
6 12 (54.55%) Ruby on Rails
6 12 (54.55%) XML
6 12 (54.55%) Java
6 12 (54.55%) Eclipse
6 12 (54.55%) RESTful
6 12 (54.55%) Mercurial
6 12 (54.55%) Scala
6 12 (54.55%) Time Management
6 12 (54.55%) JSON
6 12 (54.55%) NoSQL
6 12 (54.55%) Mobile App
6 12 (54.55%) Golang
6 12 (54.55%) Play Framework
6 12 (54.55%) Coaching
7 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
8 6 (27.27%) ERP
8 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
8 6 (27.27%) WATIR
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) OO
9 5 (22.73%) HTML

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) Drupal
1 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) IPsec
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) NoSQL
2 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) RavenDB
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 12 (54.55%) Mercurial
3 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 6 (27.27%) WATIR
4 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 2 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (9.09%) Moq
5 2 (9.09%) NCrunch
5 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) NUnit
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (9.09%) Back Office
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) XML
1 12 (54.55%) JSON
1 12 (54.55%) Ruby on Rails
1 12 (54.55%) RESTful
1 12 (54.55%) Play Framework
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) StructureMap
5 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (9.09%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) Blog
4 2 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Fedora
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) MVC
3 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (63.64%) TDD
4 14 (63.64%) Pair Programming
5 12 (54.55%) Extreme Programming
5 12 (54.55%) Time Management
5 12 (54.55%) Coaching
6 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 6 (27.27%) ERP
7 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (22.73%) OO
9 4 (18.18%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) Benchmarking
9 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
10 3 (13.64%) OOD
10 3 (13.64%) Migration
11 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Scala
2 12 (54.55%) Golang
3 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Endeca
2 2 (9.09%) RedPrairie
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
Dorset
ARM Technology
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago