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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 26 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 21 42 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.07% 9.03% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.48% 13.95% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
183 301 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 61.62% 64.73% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 159 255 179
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 19 (73.08%) C#
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) TDD
2 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (69.23%) OO
2 18 (69.23%) MVC
2 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 18 (69.23%) BDD
3 17 (65.38%) NoSQL
3 17 (65.38%) Social Media
3 17 (65.38%) Node.js
3 17 (65.38%) Facebook
3 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (65.38%) Web Application Development
3 17 (65.38%) Sony
3 17 (65.38%) BBC
3 17 (65.38%) Apple
3 17 (65.38%) RESTful
3 17 (65.38%) WCF
3 17 (65.38%) Yahoo!
3 17 (65.38%) Google
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 9 (34.62%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
6 7 (26.92%) Ruby on Rails

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.69%) WATIR
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.85%) NCrunch
3 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.85%) Moq
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Support
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
1 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
1 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (65.38%) RESTful
2 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 17 (65.38%) WCF
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Spring.NET
6 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) MSMQ
6 1 (3.85%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (3.85%) StructureMap
6 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) BBC
1 17 (65.38%) Social Media
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
1 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) TDD
2 18 (69.23%) OO
2 18 (69.23%) MVC
2 18 (69.23%) BDD
3 17 (65.38%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) OOD
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
4 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
4 1 (3.85%) Web Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Perl
3 6 (23.08%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) Korn
3 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Apple
1 17 (65.38%) Sony
1 17 (65.38%) Yahoo!
1 17 (65.38%) Google
1 17 (65.38%) Facebook
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) RedPrairie
3 1 (3.85%) Endeca
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