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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 72 83 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 21 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.25% 0.22% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.71% 0.49% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 4
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
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
446 405 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 47.80% 44.95% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 403 387 332
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 2015. 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 +19 21 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Ruby
East Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (80.49%) VB
3 31 (75.61%) TDD
4 29 (70.73%) MVC
4 29 (70.73%) C#
4 29 (70.73%) .NET
4 29 (70.73%) SQL Server
4 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET
4 29 (70.73%) WCF
4 29 (70.73%) Git (software)
4 29 (70.73%) RESTful
4 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (70.73%) BDD
4 29 (70.73%) NoSQL
4 29 (70.73%) Node.js
4 29 (70.73%) Web Application Development
4 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (58.54%) VB.NET
5 24 (58.54%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (26.83%) Java
7 10 (24.39%) Perl
7 10 (24.39%) UNIX
7 10 (24.39%) Linux
7 10 (24.39%) Python
8 9 (21.95%) SSL
8 9 (21.95%) IBM
8 9 (21.95%) CICS
8 9 (21.95%) Informatica
8 9 (21.95%) HP UFT
8 9 (21.95%) LoadRunner

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 29 (70.73%) Node.js
2 9 (21.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (21.95%) JBoss
2 9 (21.95%) CICS
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
2 9 (21.95%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) FTP
1 9 (21.95%) DNS
1 9 (21.95%) SSL
1 9 (21.95%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (70.73%) SQL Server
1 29 (70.73%) NoSQL
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.95%) DB2
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (70.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.95%) Hudson
2 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
2 9 (21.95%) HP UFT
2 9 (21.95%) LoadRunner
2 9 (21.95%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
1 9 (21.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 29 (70.73%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Environment Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Environment Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX Support
6 1 (2.44%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) .NET
1 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET
1 29 (70.73%) WCF
1 29 (70.73%) RESTful
1 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET MVC
1 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (21.95%) SOAP
2 9 (21.95%) Web Services
2 9 (21.95%) XML
2 9 (21.95%) Middleware
2 9 (21.95%) Java EE
3 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Mainframe
2 5 (12.20%) BBC
2 5 (12.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) UNIX
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) SUSE
2 1 (2.44%) CentOS
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.44%) AIX
2 1 (2.44%) HPUX
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (75.61%) TDD
3 29 (70.73%) MVC
3 29 (70.73%) BDD
3 29 (70.73%) Web Application Development
4 24 (58.54%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
5 9 (21.95%) Workflow
5 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
5 9 (21.95%) Workflow Management
5 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
5 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) DevOps
6 5 (12.20%) Content Management
6 5 (12.20%) OO
7 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.88%) Pair Programming
7 2 (4.88%) User Stories
7 2 (4.88%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) VB
2 29 (70.73%) C#
3 24 (58.54%) VB.NET
4 11 (26.83%) Java
5 10 (24.39%) Python
5 10 (24.39%) Perl
6 9 (21.95%) REXX
6 9 (21.95%) JCL
6 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 9 (21.95%) COBOL
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) CA Endevor
1 9 (21.95%) Puppet
1 9 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
1 9 (21.95%) IBM
1 9 (21.95%) Informatica
1 9 (21.95%) F5
1 9 (21.95%) New Relic
2 5 (12.20%) Facebook
2 5 (12.20%) Apple
2 5 (12.20%) Sony
2 5 (12.20%) Yahoo!
2 5 (12.20%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday