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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 65 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.33% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 0.45% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
508 442 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 65.63% 62.17% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 411 395 236
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 £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 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
Poole - 12 £40,000 - 1
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 33 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 27 (79.41%) Java
4 26 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (73.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 24 (70.59%) XML
6 24 (70.59%) Eclipse
7 18 (52.94%) Pair Programming
8 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 17 (50.00%) Scala
8 17 (50.00%) RESTful
8 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
8 17 (50.00%) Play Framework
9 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
9 16 (47.06%) MVC
10 14 (41.18%) Scrum
10 14 (41.18%) Extreme Programming
10 14 (41.18%) Time Management
10 14 (41.18%) JSON
10 14 (41.18%) Mercurial
10 14 (41.18%) Mobile App
10 14 (41.18%) Golang
10 14 (41.18%) Coaching
11 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
12 12 (35.29%) OO
13 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
13 10 (29.41%) Linux
14 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
15 6 (17.65%) ERP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.82%) Big Data
5 2 (5.88%) RavenDB
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Eclipse
2 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 14 (41.18%) Mercurial
4 6 (17.65%) WATIR
4 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.76%) Selenium
5 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.88%) NCrunch
6 2 (5.88%) JIRA
6 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
6 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (5.88%) Moq
6 2 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.88%) Back Office
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 24 (70.59%) Java Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Software Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) Ruby on Rails
2 24 (70.59%) XML
3 17 (50.00%) RESTful
3 17 (50.00%) Play Framework
4 14 (41.18%) JSON
5 4 (11.76%) Gherkin
6 3 (8.82%) HTML
6 3 (8.82%) CSS
6 3 (8.82%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) StructureMap
7 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.88%) Dapper ORM
7 2 (5.88%) NHibernate
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.88%) Spring.NET
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) Blog
2 4 (11.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 26 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (52.94%) Pair Programming
5 16 (47.06%) MVC
6 14 (41.18%) Scrum
6 14 (41.18%) Extreme Programming
6 14 (41.18%) Time Management
6 14 (41.18%) Coaching
7 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
8 12 (35.29%) OO
9 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 6 (17.65%) ERP
11 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.76%) BDD
11 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
11 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
11 4 (11.76%) Benchmarking
12 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (50.00%) Scala
3 14 (41.18%) Golang
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Endeca
1 2 (5.88%) RedPrairie
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago