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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 54 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.92% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 0.64% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +63.93%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
285 311 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 46.19% 49.92% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 252 289 199
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 May 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (88.24%) VB
3 27 (79.41%) TDD
4 23 (67.65%) MVC
4 23 (67.65%) WCF
4 23 (67.65%) Git (software)
4 23 (67.65%) RESTful
4 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (67.65%) BDD
4 23 (67.65%) NoSQL
4 23 (67.65%) Node.js
4 23 (67.65%) Web Application Development
4 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
4 23 (67.65%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (67.65%) VB.NET
4 23 (67.65%) .NET
4 23 (67.65%) C#
4 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET
4 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (32.35%) Java
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
6 7 (20.59%) Perl
6 7 (20.59%) COBOL
6 7 (20.59%) Oracle
6 7 (20.59%) SOAP
6 7 (20.59%) Web Services
6 7 (20.59%) XML
6 7 (20.59%) UNIX
6 7 (20.59%) Linux
6 7 (20.59%) JBoss

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (67.65%) Node.js
2 7 (20.59%) JBoss
2 7 (20.59%) CICS
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 7 (20.59%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SSL
1 7 (20.59%) Internet
1 7 (20.59%) FTP
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) NoSQL
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) DB2
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (20.59%) LoadRunner
2 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) Hudson
2 7 (20.59%) JIRA
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
1 7 (20.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Environment Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) WCF
1 23 (67.65%) RESTful
1 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET MVC
1 23 (67.65%) .NET
1 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET
1 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (20.59%) SOAP
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) XML
2 7 (20.59%) Middleware
2 7 (20.59%) Java EE
3 4 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) UNIX
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) TDD
3 23 (67.65%) MVC
3 23 (67.65%) BDD
3 23 (67.65%) Web Application Development
3 23 (67.65%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
4 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Workflow
4 7 (20.59%) Workflow Management
4 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
4 7 (20.59%) DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Refactoring
5 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
5 4 (11.76%) User Stories
5 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) VB
2 23 (67.65%) VB.NET
2 23 (67.65%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) Java
4 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) Perl
4 7 (20.59%) COBOL
4 7 (20.59%) Python
4 7 (20.59%) REXX
4 7 (20.59%) JCL
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Puppet
1 7 (20.59%) CA Endevor
1 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
1 7 (20.59%) IBM
1 7 (20.59%) Informatica
1 7 (20.59%) F5
1 7 (20.59%) New Relic
Northampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago