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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 59 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.49% 0.44% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 0.71% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
471 420 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 65.06% 61.31% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 386 376 249
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 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 30 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 30 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 20 (58.82%) Pair Programming
8 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
8 19 (55.88%) Scala
8 19 (55.88%) RESTful
8 19 (55.88%) NoSQL
8 19 (55.88%) Play Framework
9 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
9 18 (52.94%) MVC
10 16 (47.06%) Extreme Programming
10 16 (47.06%) Time Management
10 16 (47.06%) JSON
10 16 (47.06%) Mercurial
10 16 (47.06%) Mobile App
10 16 (47.06%) Golang
10 16 (47.06%) Coaching
11 12 (35.29%) Scrum
12 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
13 10 (29.41%) OO
14 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
14 8 (23.53%) Linux
15 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
16 6 (17.65%) ERP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.82%) Big Data
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.88%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Eclipse
2 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 16 (47.06%) 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%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (5.88%) Moq
6 2 (5.88%) NUnit
6 2 (5.88%) JIRA
6 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
6 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.88%) NCrunch
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 10 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Quality Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) QA 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 19 (55.88%) RESTful
3 19 (55.88%) Play Framework
4 16 (47.06%) JSON
5 4 (11.76%) Gherkin
6 3 (8.82%) jQuery
6 3 (8.82%) HTML
6 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 2 (5.88%) .NET
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) MSMQ
7 2 (5.88%) Spring.NET
7 2 (5.88%) NHibernate
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.88%) Dapper ORM
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) Blog
2 4 (11.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) 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 20 (58.82%) Pair Programming
5 18 (52.94%) MVC
6 16 (47.06%) Time Management
6 16 (47.06%) Extreme Programming
6 16 (47.06%) Coaching
7 12 (35.29%) Scrum
8 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
9 10 (29.41%) OO
10 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
11 6 (17.65%) ERP
12 4 (11.76%) Benchmarking
12 4 (11.76%) BDD
12 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
12 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
12 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
13 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) Scala
3 16 (47.06%) Golang
4 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.88%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.88%) Endeca
1 2 (5.88%) RedPrairie
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago