Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 72 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 +48
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 319 246 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.63% 3.92% 3.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.83% 7.30% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 287 233 235
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +6.74%
10th Percentile £28,250 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,074 3,370 3,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 59.08% 53.74% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,673 3,038 3,496
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,425 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Hampshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Hampshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Hampshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -6 79 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Farnborough +21 70 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Fareham +23 56 £55,100 +43.12% 1
Southampton -16 52 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Portsmouth -5 37 £40,000 +3.23% 1
Havant - 3 £18,500 -
Fleet - 2 £58,750 - 1
Aldershot - 1 £55,000 -
Emsworth - 1 £55,000 -
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 209 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (48.90%) JavaScript
3 153 (47.96%) Python
4 122 (38.24%) Linux
5 116 (36.36%) Java
6 105 (32.92%) C#
7 96 (30.09%) HTML
8 95 (29.78%) TDD
9 86 (26.96%) Ruby on Rails
9 86 (26.96%) BDD
10 83 (26.02%) CSS
11 68 (21.32%) Git (software)
12 67 (21.00%) .NET
13 65 (20.38%) NoSQL
14 64 (20.06%) Amazon AWS
15 62 (19.44%) SQL
16 61 (19.12%) MySQL
17 60 (18.81%) Perl
17 60 (18.81%) Puppet
18 58 (18.18%) MVC
19 54 (16.93%) VMware
19 54 (16.93%) Windows
20 53 (16.61%) Bash Shell
21 52 (16.30%) User Experience
22 51 (15.99%) VMware Infrastructure
22 51 (15.99%) Web Development
23 50 (15.67%) Software Engineering
23 50 (15.67%) Docker
24 48 (15.05%) Node.js
25 46 (14.42%) DevOps

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 32 (10.03%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (6.90%) Apache
2 22 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 22 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 20 (6.27%) Apache Spark
4 12 (3.76%) WordPress
5 7 (2.19%) Zimbra
6 5 (1.57%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.94%) CMS
7 3 (0.94%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.31%) SilverStripe
Cloud Services
1 64 (20.06%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (10.34%) SaaS
3 32 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (2.51%) GitHub
6 7 (2.19%) PaaS
7 4 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.94%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.51%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.19%) IPsec
2 7 (2.19%) SAN
2 7 (2.19%) SSL
2 7 (2.19%) VPN
3 3 (0.94%) LDAP
3 3 (0.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (20.38%) NoSQL
2 61 (19.12%) MySQL
3 45 (14.11%) SQL Server
4 25 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 23 (7.21%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (5.96%) Hadoop
8 17 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (4.70%) MariaDB
10 14 (4.39%) Relational Database
11 13 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
12 10 (3.13%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.88%) Redis
14 5 (1.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 68 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.46%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.64%) Selenium
4 16 (5.02%) JIRA
5 15 (4.70%) Cucumber
6 14 (4.39%) Subversion
7 8 (2.51%) RSpec
7 8 (2.51%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.19%) RubyGems
9 6 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.88%) NUnit
9 6 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.57%) Moq
11 4 (1.25%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.94%) Capybara
12 3 (0.94%) JUnit
12 3 (0.94%) Travis CI
12 3 (0.94%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.63%) Appium
13 2 (0.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (5.02%) Finance
2 13 (4.08%) Games
2 13 (4.08%) Retail
3 11 (3.45%) Electronics
3 11 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.13%) Advertising
4 10 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.13%) Marketing
5 8 (2.51%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 158 (49.53%) Developer
2 57 (17.87%) Ruby Developer
3 42 (13.17%) .NET Developer
4 41 (12.85%) Senior Developer
5 28 (8.78%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 27 (8.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 27 (8.46%) Linux Engineer
7 24 (7.52%) Architect
8 19 (5.96%) Automation Engineer
8 19 (5.96%) Junior
9 17 (5.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 17 (5.33%) Software Engineer
10 13 (4.08%) Junior Developer
11 12 (3.76%) PHP Developer
11 12 (3.76%) Software Architect
12 11 (3.45%) Applications Support
12 11 (3.45%) Graduate
12 11 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
12 11 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 9 (2.82%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (30.09%) HTML
2 86 (26.96%) Ruby on Rails
3 83 (26.02%) CSS
4 67 (21.00%) .NET
5 48 (15.05%) Node.js
6 44 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 43 (13.48%) AngularJS
7 43 (13.48%) ASP.NET
7 43 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (11.60%) RESTful
9 36 (11.29%) WCF
10 33 (10.34%) React
11 31 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 30 (9.40%) .NET Framework
13 28 (8.78%) Entity Framework
14 27 (8.46%) HTML5
15 25 (7.84%) RabbitMQ
16 23 (7.21%) Code First Entity Framework
17 22 (6.90%) Web Services
18 16 (5.02%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.30%) User Experience
2 17 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.02%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.82%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.31%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.31%) EPoS
8 1 (0.31%) iPad
8 1 (0.31%) iPhone
8 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.31%) Media Streaming
8 1 (0.31%) Social Media
8 1 (0.31%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 122 (38.24%) Linux
2 54 (16.93%) Windows
3 38 (11.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (7.52%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.45%) Android
5 11 (3.45%) CentOS
6 7 (2.19%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.57%) Unix
8 3 (0.94%) CoreOS
8 3 (0.94%) Debian
8 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Fedora
9 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (29.78%) TDD
3 86 (26.96%) BDD
4 58 (18.18%) MVC
5 51 (15.99%) Web Development
6 50 (15.67%) Software Engineering
7 46 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (14.42%) DevOps
8 40 (12.54%) Web Application Development
9 36 (11.29%) Scrum
10 34 (10.66%) Configuration Management
11 31 (9.72%) Open Source
12 30 (9.40%) Continuous Delivery
13 27 (8.46%) Test Automation
14 26 (8.15%) Coaching
15 25 (7.84%) Unit Testing
16 20 (6.27%) Kanban
16 20 (6.27%) OO
17 18 (5.64%) Front End Development
17 18 (5.64%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 156 (48.90%) JavaScript
2 153 (47.96%) Python
3 116 (36.36%) Java
4 105 (32.92%) C#
5 62 (19.44%) SQL
6 60 (18.81%) Perl
7 53 (16.61%) Bash Shell
8 46 (14.42%) PHP
9 31 (9.72%) Go
9 31 (9.72%) PowerShell
10 25 (7.84%) C++
11 8 (2.51%) C
11 8 (2.51%) R
12 7 (2.19%) Scala
13 5 (1.57%) F#
14 3 (0.94%) Groovy
15 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (7.52%) RHCE
1 24 (7.52%) RHCSA
1 24 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (5.02%) Degree
3 9 (2.82%) ISEB
3 9 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (0.94%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.64%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) GCP
2 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (15.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (15.67%) Docker
3 9 (2.82%) Xen
4 7 (2.19%) vCloud
4 7 (2.19%) vSphere
5 3 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 60 (18.81%) Puppet
2 40 (12.54%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (5.64%) Kubernetes
4 14 (4.39%) Kibana
5 13 (4.08%) Ansible
6 12 (3.76%) Terraform
7 11 (3.45%) Grafana
7 11 (3.45%) Packer
8 9 (2.82%) StatsD
9 3 (0.94%) logstash
10 2 (0.63%) Rancher
10 2 (0.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 54 (16.93%) VMware
2 34 (10.66%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.15%) Red Hat
4 18 (5.64%) Google
4 18 (5.64%) Oracle
5 11 (3.45%) New Relic
6 10 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 10 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (3.13%) SAP
7 9 (2.82%) Ivanti
8 7 (2.19%) Cisco
9 3 (0.94%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.31%) SaltStack