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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 46 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 24 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.87% 2.19% 5.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.92% 4.35% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 19
Average salary - £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
269 161 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 65.77% 50.47% 69.83%
Number of salaries quoted 243 153 228
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £51,000
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 19 December 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 98 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 98 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 98 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 94 (95.92%) WATIR
3 93 (94.90%) TeamCity
3 93 (94.90%) JIRA
3 93 (94.90%) HTML
3 93 (94.90%) Confluence
3 93 (94.90%) TDD
3 93 (94.90%) Pair Programming
3 93 (94.90%) Refactoring
3 93 (94.90%) Continuous Integration
3 93 (94.90%) BDD
3 93 (94.90%) C#
4 89 (90.82%) JavaScript
4 89 (90.82%) MVC
4 89 (90.82%) Endeca
4 89 (90.82%) RedPrairie
4 89 (90.82%) SQL Server
4 89 (90.82%) RavenDB
4 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 89 (90.82%) Dapper ORM
4 89 (90.82%) IIS
4 89 (90.82%) VB.NET
4 89 (90.82%) .NET
4 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET
4 89 (90.82%) CSS
4 89 (90.82%) MSMQ
4 89 (90.82%) NHibernate
4 89 (90.82%) .NET Framework

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 93 (94.90%) Confluence
2 89 (90.82%) IIS
Applications
1 64 (65.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (90.82%) SQL Server
1 89 (90.82%) RavenDB
2 26 (26.53%) RDBMS
2 26 (26.53%) Relational Database
3 13 (13.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 98 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 94 (95.92%) WATIR
3 93 (94.90%) TeamCity
3 93 (94.90%) JIRA
4 89 (90.82%) ReSharper
4 89 (90.82%) Git (software)
4 89 (90.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 89 (90.82%) Moq
4 89 (90.82%) NUnit
4 89 (90.82%) NCrunch
5 26 (26.53%) WebDriver
5 26 (26.53%) Selenium
6 4 (4.08%) JUnit
6 4 (4.08%) JMeter
6 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
General
1 79 (80.61%) Retail
2 68 (69.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (69.39%) Developer
2 43 (43.88%) Software Developer
3 42 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 30 (30.61%) QA Engineer
5 19 (19.39%) Quality Engineer
6 17 (17.35%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (15.31%) Junior
7 15 (15.31%) Junior Developer
7 15 (15.31%) Junior .NET Developer
8 13 (13.27%) Senior Software Developer
8 13 (13.27%) Senior Developer
9 10 (10.20%) C# Developer
9 10 (10.20%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (10.20%) Agile .NET Developer
9 10 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (94.90%) HTML
2 89 (90.82%) .NET
2 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET
2 89 (90.82%) CSS
2 89 (90.82%) MSMQ
2 89 (90.82%) NHibernate
2 89 (90.82%) .NET Framework
2 89 (90.82%) jQuery
2 89 (90.82%) Spring.NET
2 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 89 (90.82%) StructureMap
2 89 (90.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 89 (90.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 89 (90.82%) Dapper ORM
3 34 (34.69%) Castle Windsor
4 30 (30.61%) Gherkin
5 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (43.88%) Open Source
2 16 (16.33%) Blog
3 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 98 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (94.90%) TDD
2 93 (94.90%) Pair Programming
2 93 (94.90%) Refactoring
2 93 (94.90%) Continuous Integration
2 93 (94.90%) BDD
3 89 (90.82%) MVC
4 81 (82.65%) ERP
4 81 (82.65%) Business Intelligence
5 72 (73.47%) OO
6 68 (69.39%) OOD
7 55 (56.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 40 (40.82%) Migration
9 38 (38.78%) Software Engineering
9 38 (38.78%) Kalman Filter
10 33 (33.67%) Mentoring
11 26 (26.53%) Test Strategy
11 26 (26.53%) Scrum
11 26 (26.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 93 (94.90%) C#
2 89 (90.82%) JavaScript
2 89 (90.82%) VB.NET
3 4 (4.08%) PHP
3 4 (4.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (43.88%) QA
Vendors
1 89 (90.82%) Endeca
1 89 (90.82%) RedPrairie
2 68 (69.39%) Microsoft
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