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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 64 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.68% - 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.50% - 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
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
371 432 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.99% 52.81% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 343 400 368
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 November 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Southampton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (95.45%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
3 11 (50.00%) PHP
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) CSS
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (36.36%) PHP5
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (31.82%) WSDL
7 7 (31.82%) SOAP
7 7 (31.82%) Web Services
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) MySQL
7 7 (31.82%) C++
7 7 (31.82%) REST
8 6 (27.27%) C
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 5 (22.73%) Java
10 4 (18.18%) PhD
10 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
10 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
10 4 (18.18%) Image Processing
10 4 (18.18%) Node.js
10 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
11 3 (13.64%) Mentoring

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (18.18%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
1 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Python Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Ruby Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Perl Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Research Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (31.82%) SOAP
3 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) WSDL
3 7 (31.82%) REST
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) LAMP
6 1 (4.55%) Django
6 1 (4.55%) Sass
6 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) Kendo UI
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) MVC
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) Image Processing
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow
5 2 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
3 11 (50.00%) PHP
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) PHP5
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) C++
7 6 (27.27%) C
8 5 (22.73%) Java
9 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
10 2 (9.09%) C#
11 1 (4.55%) Delphi
11 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Telerik
Southampton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago