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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 59 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 12 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.15% 3.54% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 7.34% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
306 259 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 54.84% 48.23% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 207 243 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016, 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 30 (96.77%) Git (software)
2 26 (83.87%) C#
2 26 (83.87%) VB
2 26 (83.87%) VB.NET
2 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
2 26 (83.87%) MVC
2 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (83.87%) TDD
2 26 (83.87%) RESTful
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (83.87%) WCF
2 26 (83.87%) BDD
2 26 (83.87%) NoSQL
2 26 (83.87%) Node.js
2 26 (83.87%) Web Application Development
2 26 (83.87%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET Web API
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server 2014
2 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) QA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 26 (83.87%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) NoSQL
1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (96.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 26 (83.87%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
1 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
1 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET Web API
1 26 (83.87%) RESTful
1 26 (83.87%) WCF
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (83.87%) BDD
1 26 (83.87%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) MVC
1 26 (83.87%) TDD
1 26 (83.87%) Web Application Development
2 4 (12.90%) DevOps
3 1 (3.23%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C#
1 26 (83.87%) VB
1 26 (83.87%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
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