The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 29 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 22 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.98% 2.49% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.57% 3.83% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 9
Average salary £34,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 183 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 61.63% 65.12% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 144 177 215
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Ruby
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 49 (77.78%) Linux
2 47 (74.60%) JavaScript
3 45 (71.43%) HTML
3 45 (71.43%) CSS
3 45 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 43 (68.25%) Python
5 24 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 24 (38.10%) Front End Development
6 21 (33.33%) Unix
7 19 (30.16%) Perl
8 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (23.81%) Korn
9 15 (23.81%) Ubuntu
9 15 (23.81%) Bash Shell
10 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (22.22%) Social Media
10 14 (22.22%) BDD
10 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
10 14 (22.22%) Node.js
10 14 (22.22%) Facebook
10 14 (22.22%) Web Application Development
10 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (22.22%) WCF
10 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 14 (22.22%) RESTful
10 14 (22.22%) Yahoo!
10 14 (22.22%) Google
10 14 (22.22%) Sony

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 14 (22.22%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 38 (60.32%) Developer
2 24 (38.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (26.98%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (26.98%) Support Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Administrator
4 15 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Linux Support
4 15 (23.81%) Linux Support Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 15 (23.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (23.81%) Systems Support Engineer
5 14 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 14 (22.22%) Social Media Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (71.43%) CSS
1 45 (71.43%) HTML
1 45 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 24 (38.10%) AngularJS
3 14 (22.22%) .NET
3 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (22.22%) RESTful
3 14 (22.22%) WCF
4 2 (3.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) BBC
1 14 (22.22%) Social Media
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (77.78%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Unix
3 15 (23.81%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Front End Development
2 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) BDD
3 14 (22.22%) MVC
3 14 (22.22%) OO
3 14 (22.22%) TDD
3 14 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 8 (12.70%) Open Source
4 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (3.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) JavaScript
2 43 (68.25%) Python
3 19 (30.16%) Perl
4 15 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 15 (23.81%) Korn
5 14 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (6.35%) Java
7 2 (3.17%) C++
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Apple
1 14 (22.22%) Facebook
1 14 (22.22%) Google
1 14 (22.22%) Sony
1 14 (22.22%) Yahoo!
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago