The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 86 152 179
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 120 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.00% 0.97% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 1.93% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 21
Average salary £45,000 £31,700 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.95% -27.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Ruby
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1951 1922 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.82% 50.29% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1735 1706
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Hampshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
Portsmouth +25 74 - - 2
Basingstoke +20 22 £45,000 +104.54% 1
Southampton +8 11 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Fareham -4 3 £46,500 +43.07%
Wallington - 3 £45,000 - 1
Farnborough -5 2 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 130 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (66.15%) JavaScript
3 118 (60.51%) Git (software)
4 117 (60.00%) MVC
5 116 (59.49%) jQuery
6 111 (56.92%) C#
7 110 (56.41%) HTML
8 108 (55.38%) IIS
8 108 (55.38%) TDD
9 107 (54.87%) .NET
10 106 (54.36%) CSS
11 104 (53.33%) Cucumber
12 103 (52.82%) BDD
12 103 (52.82%) E-Commerce
13 102 (52.31%) Continuous Integration
14 99 (50.77%) Business Intelligence
15 98 (50.26%) SQL Server
15 98 (50.26%) WATIR
16 97 (49.74%) OO
17 96 (49.23%) ASP.NET
17 96 (49.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 95 (48.72%) TeamCity
18 95 (48.72%) ERP
19 94 (48.21%) Pair Programming
19 94 (48.21%) JIRA
19 94 (48.21%) Refactoring
19 94 (48.21%) Confluence
20 93 (47.69%) VB.NET
21 92 (47.18%) NHibernate
22 90 (46.15%) Endeca

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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
1 108 (55.38%) IIS
2 94 (48.21%) Confluence
3 33 (16.92%) Apache
4 13 (6.67%) Node.js
5 9 (4.62%) nginx
6 3 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 67 (34.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.26%) GitHub
2 5 (2.56%) SaaS
2 5 (2.56%) PaaS
3 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.72%) Internet
2 9 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.10%) Firewall
3 8 (4.10%) HTTP
4 7 (3.59%) IPsec
4 7 (3.59%) VPN
4 7 (3.59%) HTTPS
4 7 (3.59%) SSL
5 2 (1.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (50.26%) SQL Server
2 90 (46.15%) RavenDB
3 40 (20.51%) MySQL
4 29 (14.87%) RDBMS
4 29 (14.87%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.54%) Redis
9 3 (1.54%) Big Data
9 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 118 (60.51%) Git (software)
2 104 (53.33%) Cucumber
3 98 (50.26%) WATIR
4 95 (48.72%) TeamCity
5 94 (48.21%) JIRA
6 90 (46.15%) ReSharper
6 90 (46.15%) NUnit
6 90 (46.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 90 (46.15%) Moq
6 90 (46.15%) NCrunch
7 33 (16.92%) Selenium
8 32 (16.41%) WebDriver
9 17 (8.72%) Subversion
10 6 (3.08%) JUnit
11 5 (2.56%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.05%) JMeter
13 1 (0.51%) Xcode
13 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.51%) Maven
13 1 (0.51%) jMock
General
1 80 (41.03%) Retail
2 68 (34.87%) Back Office
3 13 (6.67%) Finance
4 5 (2.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Electronics
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 127 (65.13%) Developer
2 61 (31.28%) .NET Developer
3 38 (19.49%) Software Developer
4 34 (17.44%) QA Engineer
5 22 (11.28%) Quality Engineer
6 20 (10.26%) Junior
6 20 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
6 20 (10.26%) Junior Developer
6 20 (10.26%) Agile .NET Developer
7 18 (9.23%) Ruby Developer
8 15 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (6.15%) C# Developer
10 11 (5.64%) Tester
11 10 (5.13%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.62%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.62%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.62%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (4.10%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 8 (4.10%) Security Tester
13 8 (4.10%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (59.49%) jQuery
2 110 (56.41%) HTML
3 107 (54.87%) .NET
4 106 (54.36%) CSS
5 96 (49.23%) ASP.NET
5 96 (49.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 92 (47.18%) NHibernate
7 90 (46.15%) .NET Framework
7 90 (46.15%) MSMQ
7 90 (46.15%) Spring.NET
7 90 (46.15%) StructureMap
7 90 (46.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 90 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 90 (46.15%) Dapper ORM
8 37 (18.97%) Ruby on Rails
9 33 (16.92%) Gherkin
10 24 (12.31%) Castle Windsor
11 17 (8.72%) Web Services
12 13 (6.67%) REST
13 11 (5.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.13%) Open Source
2 19 (9.74%) Blog
3 17 (8.72%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.08%) User Experience
5 5 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.56%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.51%) DTV
6 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 72 (36.92%) Linux
2 36 (18.46%) Windows
3 12 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.10%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.59%) UNIX
6 6 (3.08%) Mac OS X
6 6 (3.08%) Android
7 5 (2.56%) Debian
7 5 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.56%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Fedora
9 1 (0.51%) CentOS
9 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (60.00%) MVC
3 108 (55.38%) TDD
4 103 (52.82%) E-Commerce
4 103 (52.82%) BDD
5 102 (52.31%) Continuous Integration
6 99 (50.77%) Business Intelligence
7 97 (49.74%) OO
8 95 (48.72%) ERP
9 94 (48.21%) Pair Programming
9 94 (48.21%) Refactoring
10 68 (34.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 68 (34.87%) OOD
11 46 (23.59%) Migration
12 36 (18.46%) Software Engineering
13 31 (15.90%) Scrum
14 30 (15.38%) Test Strategy
15 29 (14.87%) Test Scripting
16 28 (14.36%) Mentoring
17 25 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 129 (66.15%) JavaScript
2 111 (56.92%) C#
3 93 (47.69%) VB.NET
4 62 (31.79%) Python
5 40 (20.51%) Perl
6 39 (20.00%) PHP
7 37 (18.97%) Java
8 21 (10.77%) Bash Shell
9 19 (9.74%) SQL
10 11 (5.64%) C
10 11 (5.64%) C++
11 10 (5.13%) PHP5
12 7 (3.59%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.54%) Erlang
13 3 (1.54%) VB
13 3 (1.54%) Clojure
13 3 (1.54%) Golang
13 3 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.51%) Scala
14 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (12.82%) Degree
2 11 (5.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.64%) CISSP
3 7 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.59%) CCNA
4 1 (0.51%) CITP
4 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.51%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.51%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.51%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (20.00%) QA
2 18 (9.23%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (9.23%) Snort
2 5 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.05%) vSphere
4 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) Puppet
1 3 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.03%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.03%) Nagios
2 2 (1.03%) AppManager
2 2 (1.03%) SCCM
3 1 (0.51%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 90 (46.15%) Endeca
1 90 (46.15%) RedPrairie
2 82 (42.05%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.10%) VMware
5 6 (3.08%) Oracle
6 2 (1.03%) NetIQ
6 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.51%) SAP
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco
7 1 (0.51%) Sun
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 10 days ago