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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 45 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 19 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.36% 0.42% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.25% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
262 216 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 46.37% 45.57% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 248 193 227
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 January 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 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (88.24%) TDD
3 26 (76.47%) C#
3 26 (76.47%) BDD
4 24 (70.59%) NoSQL
4 24 (70.59%) Node.js
4 24 (70.59%) Web Application Development
4 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (70.59%) WCF
4 24 (70.59%) Git (software)
4 24 (70.59%) RESTful
4 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (70.59%) VB
4 24 (70.59%) VB.NET
4 24 (70.59%) .NET
4 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 24 (70.59%) MVC
4 24 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 8 (23.53%) Java
6 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
6 6 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (17.65%) Refactoring
6 6 (17.65%) User Stories
7 4 (11.76%) Finance
8 2 (5.88%) LAMP
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) EPoS
8 2 (5.88%) Selenium

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 24 (70.59%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) NoSQL
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 24 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
1 24 (70.59%) WCF
1 24 (70.59%) RESTful
1 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
1 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET
2 6 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) EPoS
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (88.24%) TDD
3 26 (76.47%) BDD
4 24 (70.59%) Web Application Development
4 24 (70.59%) MVC
4 24 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
6 6 (17.65%) Refactoring
6 6 (17.65%) User Stories
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) VB
2 24 (70.59%) VB.NET
3 8 (23.53%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago