The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 39 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.17% 7.69% 7.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.49% 21.43% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 19
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £39,500 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £46,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
212 84 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 60.92% 35.90% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 190 76 92
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Ruby
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Farnborough

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 41 (82.00%) Linux
2 35 (70.00%) Python
3 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.00%) Security Cleared
5 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
6 17 (34.00%) TDD
6 17 (34.00%) VMware
7 16 (32.00%) BDD
8 15 (30.00%) Bash Shell
9 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
10 13 (26.00%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (26.00%) Selenium
10 13 (26.00%) Java
10 13 (26.00%) Cucumber
11 12 (24.00%) ITIL
11 12 (24.00%) Hadoop
11 12 (24.00%) SaaS
12 11 (22.00%) PaaS
12 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
12 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
12 11 (22.00%) EMC
12 11 (22.00%) EMC Certification
12 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2
12 11 (22.00%) Heroku
12 11 (22.00%) Big Data
12 11 (22.00%) IaaS
12 11 (22.00%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (22.00%) Cloud Foundry
12 11 (22.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 10 (20.00%) VCE vBlock

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 11 (22.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 11 (22.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.00%) Confluence
3 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.00%) Node.js
5 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (24.00%) SaaS
3 11 (22.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 11 (22.00%) Heroku
3 11 (22.00%) IaaS
3 11 (22.00%) PaaS
4 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) DNS
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
1 2 (4.00%) NetScreen
1 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Hadoop
2 11 (22.00%) Big Data
3 9 (18.00%) MySQL
4 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.00%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.00%) Cucumber
2 13 (26.00%) Selenium
3 8 (16.00%) FitNesse
4 5 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) Ant
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.00%) Gradle
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 9 (18.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Test Leader
5 8 (16.00%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) C Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C/C++ Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C++ Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
7 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) CSS
1 9 (18.00%) HTML
2 8 (16.00%) REST
3 5 (10.00%) OpenCL
3 5 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (2.00%) EJB
6 1 (2.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) JSF
6 1 (2.00%) Web Services
6 1 (2.00%) WebSockets
6 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) VHDL
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.00%) Online Games
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 5 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.00%) SUSE
4 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) TDD
3 16 (32.00%) BDD
4 12 (24.00%) ITIL
5 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2
5 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.00%) Automation Testing
6 9 (18.00%) Scrum
6 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
7 8 (16.00%) Capacity Management
7 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.00%) PLM
7 8 (16.00%) Product Management
7 8 (16.00%) Web Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Open Source
9 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.00%) DevOps
11 3 (6.00%) Agile Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Defect Management
11 3 (6.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Python
2 15 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (26.00%) Java
4 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (18.00%) Perl
6 6 (12.00%) C++
6 6 (12.00%) Go
7 5 (10.00%) C
7 5 (10.00%) Scala
8 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.00%) C#
9 2 (4.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.00%) EMC Certification
4 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) Degree
5 4 (8.00%) ISEB
5 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) ISO 9001
1 8 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) vCloud
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) VMware
2 11 (22.00%) EMC
3 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Telelogic