The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 80 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.82% - 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.46%
Ruby on Rails
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
331 283 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.94% 34.47% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 303 272 293
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Southampton region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Southampton

Ruby on Rails
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) WSDL
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) PHP5
1 7 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Linux

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) WSDL
1 7 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) PHP5