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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 18 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 41 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.76% 2.33% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.25% 3.52% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 41 0 10
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
213 256 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 71.48% 66.15% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 205 244 134
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 63 (72.41%) HTML
1 63 (72.41%) CSS
2 61 (70.11%) Linux
3 59 (67.82%) JavaScript
3 59 (67.82%) Ruby on Rails
4 56 (64.37%) Python
5 35 (40.23%) AngularJS
5 35 (40.23%) Front End Development
6 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (29.89%) C#
7 24 (27.59%) OO
7 24 (27.59%) Unix
8 22 (25.29%) Apple
8 22 (25.29%) .NET
8 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
8 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET
8 22 (25.29%) Sony
8 22 (25.29%) MVC
8 22 (25.29%) BBC
8 22 (25.29%) TDD
8 22 (25.29%) Yahoo!
8 22 (25.29%) Google
8 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
8 22 (25.29%) RESTful
8 22 (25.29%) WCF
8 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (25.29%) Social Media
8 22 (25.29%) BDD
8 22 (25.29%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 22 (25.29%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) NoSQL
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.60%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.60%) Selenium
2 4 (4.60%) WATIR
General
1 2 (2.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (65.52%) Developer
2 35 (40.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 28 (32.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (25.29%) .NET Developer
4 22 (25.29%) Social Media Developer
5 21 (24.14%) Support Engineer
6 19 (21.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 19 (21.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 19 (21.84%) Administrator
6 19 (21.84%) Linux Administrator
6 19 (21.84%) Linux Engineer
6 19 (21.84%) Linux Support
6 19 (21.84%) Linux Support Engineer
6 19 (21.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (21.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 19 (21.84%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (21.84%) Systems Support Engineer
7 16 (18.39%) Angular Developer
8 9 (10.34%) HTML Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) CSS
1 63 (72.41%) HTML
2 59 (67.82%) Ruby on Rails
3 35 (40.23%) AngularJS
4 22 (25.29%) .NET
4 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET
4 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (25.29%) RESTful
4 22 (25.29%) WCF
5 4 (4.60%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) BBC
1 22 (25.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (70.11%) Linux
2 24 (27.59%) Unix
3 19 (21.84%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) Front End Development
2 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.59%) OO
4 22 (25.29%) BDD
4 22 (25.29%) MVC
4 22 (25.29%) TDD
4 22 (25.29%) Web Application Development
5 5 (5.75%) Open Source
5 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
5 5 (5.75%) Web Development
6 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.60%) Web Testing
7 2 (2.30%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.82%) JavaScript
2 56 (64.37%) Python
3 26 (29.89%) C#
4 21 (24.14%) Perl
5 19 (21.84%) Bash Shell
5 19 (21.84%) Korn
6 6 (6.90%) Java
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) ISEB
1 4 (4.60%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Apple
1 22 (25.29%) Facebook
1 22 (25.29%) Google
1 22 (25.29%) Sony
1 22 (25.29%) Yahoo!
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