The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 57 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.32% 1.77% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 4.48% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 3
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +31.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Ruby
Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
310 268 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 42.29% 39.59% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 293 252 180
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (94.44%) VB
3 26 (72.22%) TDD
4 25 (69.44%) MVC
4 25 (69.44%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (69.44%) WCF
4 25 (69.44%) Git (software)
4 25 (69.44%) VB.NET
4 25 (69.44%) .NET
4 25 (69.44%) C#
4 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
4 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
4 25 (69.44%) RESTful
4 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (69.44%) BDD
4 25 (69.44%) NoSQL
4 25 (69.44%) Node.js
4 25 (69.44%) Web Application Development
4 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (27.78%) F5
5 10 (27.78%) Puppet
5 10 (27.78%) Web Services
5 10 (27.78%) Linux
5 10 (27.78%) Java
5 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.78%) Perl
5 10 (27.78%) Python
6 9 (25.00%) FTP
6 9 (25.00%) DNS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (69.44%) Node.js
2 9 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (25.00%) JBoss
2 9 (25.00%) CICS
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) FTP
1 9 (25.00%) DNS
1 9 (25.00%) SSL
1 9 (25.00%) Internet
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
1 25 (69.44%) NoSQL
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.00%) DB2
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.00%) Hudson
2 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 9 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
1 9 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Environment Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) WCF
1 25 (69.44%) RESTful
1 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET Web API
1 25 (69.44%) .NET
1 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.78%) Web Services
3 9 (25.00%) XML
3 9 (25.00%) Middleware
3 9 (25.00%) SOAP
3 9 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (72.22%) TDD
3 25 (69.44%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (69.44%) MVC
3 25 (69.44%) BDD
3 25 (69.44%) Web Application Development
4 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (25.00%) Workflow Management
4 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Workflow
4 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Content Management
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.78%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) VB
2 25 (69.44%) VB.NET
2 25 (69.44%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) Java
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) Perl
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) REXX
4 9 (25.00%) JCL
4 9 (25.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CCNP
1 1 (2.78%) CCNA
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.78%) LPIC
1 1 (2.78%) RHCSA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
1 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (25.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) F5
2 9 (25.00%) New Relic
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) IBM
2 9 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
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