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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 76 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.80% 2.66% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 5.19% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 2
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,000 £39,000
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 Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
467 482 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 59.95% 51.22% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 451 443 424
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Southampton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (58.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) Python
4 16 (47.06%) TDD
5 14 (41.18%) Node.js
5 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 13 (38.24%) BDD
6 13 (38.24%) PHP
7 12 (35.29%) Linux
8 11 (32.35%) Perl
8 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (32.35%) Web Development
8 11 (32.35%) Big Data
9 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
9 10 (29.41%) MySQL
10 8 (23.53%) Oracle
10 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
11 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) Web Services
11 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.59%) Scrum
12 6 (17.65%) HTML
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
13 5 (14.71%) User Stories
13 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
13 5 (14.71%) jQuery
13 5 (14.71%) SOA
13 5 (14.71%) Marketing

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (41.18%) Node.js
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.88%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Big Data
2 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.82%) RSpec
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Software Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Big Data Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Graduate
8 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SOA Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Trainee
9 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Computer Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 5 (14.71%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) Apache CXF
6 4 (11.76%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) Ajax
7 3 (8.82%) CSS3
7 3 (8.82%) HTML5
7 3 (8.82%) JSON
7 3 (8.82%) REST
7 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.88%) .NET
8 2 (5.88%) JAX-WS
9 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 16 (47.06%) TDD
3 13 (38.24%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Web Development
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
6 5 (14.71%) SOA
6 5 (14.71%) User Stories
7 4 (11.76%) BPEL
7 4 (11.76%) Kanban
7 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
8 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.82%) Open Source
8 3 (8.82%) RAD
9 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Coaching
9 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) Python
3 13 (38.24%) PHP
4 11 (32.35%) Perl
5 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) ESRI
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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aap3
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago