The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 74 67 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.38% 1.92% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 3.72% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 9
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
434 349 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 59.70% 51.55% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 419 307 385
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Southampton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 16 (84.21%) Python
2 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) PHP
5 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (47.37%) Puppet
6 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
7 8 (42.11%) HTTP
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (42.11%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) FreeBSD
7 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
7 8 (42.11%) Web Services
7 8 (42.11%) Fedora
7 8 (42.11%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (42.11%) CentOS
7 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
7 8 (42.11%) Ansible
7 8 (42.11%) DevOps
8 6 (31.58%) Web Development
8 6 (31.58%) Perl
9 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.79%) Open Source
10 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
10 3 (15.79%) Node.js

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) OLAP
2 2 (10.53%) OLTP
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Perl Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Python Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Database Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.26%) System Verification Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Ruby on Rails
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) CentOS
2 8 (42.11%) Fedora
2 8 (42.11%) FreeBSD
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
3 8 (42.11%) DevOps
4 6 (31.58%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.53%) Database Security
7 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
7 2 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Python
2 14 (73.68%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) PHP
4 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 6 (31.58%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.26%) C++
8 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 8 (42.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
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