The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
318 223 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 49.84% 55.89% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 289 205 200
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Ruby
Northamptonshire

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Ruby
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Northampton

Ruby
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience Design
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Design
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe