The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 71 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.39% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 0.97% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -5.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Ruby
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 308 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 42.25% 47.31% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 360 283 271
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -13 12 £40,000 +31.14% 2
Ruby
East Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 13 (86.67%) TDD
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 12 (80.00%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) VB
3 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 10 (66.67%) Node.js
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (66.67%) RESTful
3 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) F#
5 2 (13.33%) Sahi
5 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) QA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Sahi
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (13.33%) WATIR
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 10 (66.67%) WCF
1 10 (66.67%) RESTful
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (13.33%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) TDD
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) TMap
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) VB
2 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) F#
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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