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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 39 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.73% 1.71% 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 3.85% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
110 78 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.15% 44.57% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 86 76 68
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) vSphere
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) PaaS
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (16.67%) Web 2.0
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Billing
6 2 (16.67%) Subversion

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) Ajax
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) AppManager
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) NetIQ
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
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