The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 28 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 55 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.83% 0.73% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.15% 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
303 228 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 65.16% 55.75% 62.01%
Number of salaries quoted 239 204 171
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
Hampshire

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 July 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 67 (98.53%) C#
1 67 (98.53%) .NET
1 67 (98.53%) SQL Server
1 67 (98.53%) ASP.NET
1 67 (98.53%) MVC
1 67 (98.53%) TDD
1 67 (98.53%) Git (software)
1 67 (98.53%) ASP.NET MVC
1 67 (98.53%) BDD
2 63 (92.65%) VB.NET
3 59 (86.76%) JavaScript
4 58 (85.29%) HTML
4 58 (85.29%) CSS
4 58 (85.29%) IIS
4 58 (85.29%) MSMQ
4 58 (85.29%) E-Commerce
4 58 (85.29%) ERP
4 58 (85.29%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (85.29%) jQuery
4 58 (85.29%) Pair Programming
4 58 (85.29%) NUnit
4 58 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (85.29%) WATIR
4 58 (85.29%) Endeca
4 58 (85.29%) NHibernate
4 58 (85.29%) .NET Framework
4 58 (85.29%) JIRA
4 58 (85.29%) ReSharper
4 58 (85.29%) Refactoring
4 58 (85.29%) Cucumber

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 58 (85.29%) IIS
1 58 (85.29%) Confluence
2 10 (14.71%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 33 (48.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (98.53%) SQL Server
2 58 (85.29%) RavenDB
3 18 (26.47%) RDBMS
3 18 (26.47%) Relational Database
4 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (13.24%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Redis
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (98.53%) Git (software)
2 58 (85.29%) NUnit
2 58 (85.29%) WATIR
2 58 (85.29%) JIRA
2 58 (85.29%) ReSharper
2 58 (85.29%) Cucumber
2 58 (85.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 58 (85.29%) Moq
2 58 (85.29%) TeamCity
2 58 (85.29%) NCrunch
3 18 (26.47%) Selenium
3 18 (26.47%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (76.47%) Retail
2 40 (58.82%) Back Office
3 4 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Developer
2 42 (61.76%) .NET Developer
3 18 (26.47%) QA Engineer
4 15 (22.06%) Agile .NET Developer
5 13 (19.12%) Software Developer
6 12 (17.65%) Junior
6 12 (17.65%) Junior .NET Developer
6 12 (17.65%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Quality Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (7.35%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (7.35%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Perl Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Senior Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (98.53%) .NET
1 67 (98.53%) ASP.NET
1 67 (98.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 58 (85.29%) HTML
2 58 (85.29%) CSS
2 58 (85.29%) MSMQ
2 58 (85.29%) jQuery
2 58 (85.29%) NHibernate
2 58 (85.29%) .NET Framework
2 58 (85.29%) StructureMap
2 58 (85.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 58 (85.29%) Spring.NET
2 58 (85.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 58 (85.29%) Dapper ORM
3 18 (26.47%) Castle Windsor
3 18 (26.47%) Gherkin
4 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (13.24%) WCF
4 9 (13.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Open Source
2 12 (17.65%) Blog
3 4 (5.88%) Social Network
3 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (98.53%) MVC
1 67 (98.53%) TDD
1 67 (98.53%) BDD
2 58 (85.29%) E-Commerce
2 58 (85.29%) ERP
2 58 (85.29%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (85.29%) Pair Programming
2 58 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (85.29%) Refactoring
2 58 (85.29%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (60.29%) OO
4 40 (58.82%) OOD
4 40 (58.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (41.18%) Migration
6 18 (26.47%) Scrum
6 18 (26.47%) Test Scripting
6 18 (26.47%) Test Strategy
7 12 (17.65%) Benchmarking
7 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 9 (13.24%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (98.53%) C#
2 63 (92.65%) VB.NET
3 59 (86.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.35%) VB
5 1 (1.47%) Golang
5 1 (1.47%) Clojure
5 1 (1.47%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) Erlang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.47%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (85.29%) Endeca
1 58 (85.29%) RedPrairie
2 40 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Facebook
3 4 (5.88%) Twitter
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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