The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 79 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.18% 0.36% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 0.73% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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 Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
416 409 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 49.23% 49.70% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 396 396 412
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Ruby
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Southampton

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Southampton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (100.00%) Perl
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) MySQL
3 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (63.64%) WSDL
3 7 (63.64%) SOAP
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (63.64%) PHP5
3 7 (63.64%) REST
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Node.js
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) CSS3
7 1 (9.09%) Big Data
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) C
7 1 (9.09%) C++
7 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (27.27%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
1 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Perl Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Python Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) WSDL
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (63.64%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Perl
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) PHP5
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C++
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago