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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 25 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 69 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.27% 2.47% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.38% 4.45% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
283 247 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.75% 55.38% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 205 216 170
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014, 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 84 (93.33%) C#
1 84 (93.33%) E-Commerce
1 84 (93.33%) TDD
1 84 (93.33%) Cucumber
1 84 (93.33%) BDD
2 80 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 80 (88.89%) MVC
2 80 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (88.89%) WATIR
2 80 (88.89%) ERP
2 80 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (88.89%) VB.NET
2 80 (88.89%) .NET
2 80 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 79 (87.78%) HTML
3 79 (87.78%) Refactoring
3 79 (87.78%) JIRA
3 79 (87.78%) Pair Programming
3 79 (87.78%) Confluence
3 79 (87.78%) TeamCity
3 79 (87.78%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (84.44%) JavaScript
5 75 (83.33%) CSS
5 75 (83.33%) MSMQ
5 75 (83.33%) IIS
5 75 (83.33%) NUnit
5 75 (83.33%) ReSharper
5 75 (83.33%) Endeca

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 79 (87.78%) Confluence
2 75 (83.33%) IIS
3 6 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 40 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 75 (83.33%) RavenDB
3 27 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 27 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) Redis
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 84 (93.33%) Cucumber
2 80 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 80 (88.89%) WATIR
3 79 (87.78%) JIRA
3 79 (87.78%) TeamCity
4 75 (83.33%) NUnit
4 75 (83.33%) ReSharper
4 75 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 75 (83.33%) Moq
4 75 (83.33%) NCrunch
5 27 (30.00%) WebDriver
5 27 (30.00%) Selenium
6 4 (4.44%) JUnit
6 4 (4.44%) JMeter
6 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (72.22%) Retail
2 53 (58.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 59 (65.56%) Developer
2 45 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 31 (34.44%) QA Engineer
4 23 (25.56%) Software Developer
5 19 (21.11%) Quality Engineer
6 15 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
6 15 (16.67%) Junior
6 15 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
6 15 (16.67%) Junior Developer
7 10 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Graduate
10 1 (1.11%) Perl Developer
10 1 (1.11%) Senior Perl Developer
10 1 (1.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
1 80 (88.89%) .NET
1 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 79 (87.78%) HTML
3 75 (83.33%) CSS
3 75 (83.33%) MSMQ
3 75 (83.33%) NHibernate
3 75 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 75 (83.33%) jQuery
3 75 (83.33%) Spring.NET
3 75 (83.33%) StructureMap
3 75 (83.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 75 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 75 (83.33%) Dapper ORM
4 31 (34.44%) Gherkin
5 22 (24.44%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (5.56%) RESTful
6 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.44%) Open Source
2 17 (18.89%) Blog
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (93.33%) E-Commerce
1 84 (93.33%) TDD
1 84 (93.33%) BDD
2 80 (88.89%) MVC
2 80 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (88.89%) ERP
2 80 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (87.78%) Refactoring
3 79 (87.78%) Pair Programming
3 79 (87.78%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (64.44%) OO
5 53 (58.89%) OOD
5 53 (58.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 38 (42.22%) Migration
7 27 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 27 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 27 (30.00%) Scrum
8 17 (18.89%) Benchmarking
9 15 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 12 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 84 (93.33%) C#
2 80 (88.89%) VB.NET
3 76 (84.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.56%) VB
4 5 (5.56%) PHP
5 4 (4.44%) Java
6 1 (1.11%) Golang
6 1 (1.11%) Clojure
6 1 (1.11%) Erlang
6 1 (1.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.11%) SQL
6 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.44%) QA
Vendors
1 75 (83.33%) Endeca
1 75 (83.33%) RedPrairie
2 53 (58.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle
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