Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 57 110
Rank change year-on-year -26 +53 +27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 233 290 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.49% 4.81% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.89% 8.35% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 184 269 195
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +23.53% -10.53%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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 3,958 3,475 4,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 59.36% 57.70% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,367 3,167 3,682
Hampshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -4 107 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Farnborough -32 30 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Southampton -22 26 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Romsey - 22 £37,000 - 1
Portsmouth -37 15 £27,500 -38.89% 3
Fareham -1 12 £51,250 -2.75% 1
Winchester +4 5 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Waterlooville - 1 £62,500 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 145 (62.23%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (58.37%) Python
3 124 (53.22%) JavaScript
4 86 (36.91%) Linux
5 79 (33.91%) Java
6 70 (30.04%) Open Source
7 69 (29.61%) React
8 68 (29.18%) PHP
9 63 (27.04%) TDD
10 52 (22.32%) Perl
10 52 (22.32%) Puppet
11 51 (21.89%) Docker
11 51 (21.89%) DevOps
12 50 (21.46%) AngularJS
12 50 (21.46%) HTML
12 50 (21.46%) Web Development
13 48 (20.60%) Ruby on Rails
14 46 (19.74%) Mentoring
15 45 (19.31%) MySQL
15 45 (19.31%) OO
16 43 (18.45%) Opscode Chef
17 42 (18.03%) BDD
17 42 (18.03%) Security Cleared
17 42 (18.03%) C#
18 41 (17.60%) RESTful
18 41 (17.60%) Kubernetes
19 40 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
19 40 (17.17%) MVC
20 38 (16.31%) SQL
21 37 (15.88%) CSS

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 34 (14.59%) WordPress
2 19 (8.15%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.87%) Apache
4 14 (6.01%) OpenStack
5 13 (5.58%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.29%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.29%) nginx
7 2 (0.86%) Zimbra
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.86%) OpenShift
4 7 (3.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (3.00%) SaaS
5 2 (0.86%) GitHub
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.15%) AMQP
2 5 (2.15%) VLAN
3 4 (1.72%) HTTP
4 3 (1.29%) Internet
5 2 (0.86%) IPsec
5 2 (0.86%) Network Security
5 2 (0.86%) SAN
5 2 (0.86%) SSL
5 2 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.31%) MySQL
2 33 (14.16%) NoSQL
3 24 (10.30%) MongoDB
4 20 (8.58%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.30%) MariaDB
6 14 (6.01%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (5.58%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (3.43%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.29%) Big Data
11 3 (1.29%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.29%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (15.02%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.30%) Selenium
3 21 (9.01%) Cucumber
3 21 (9.01%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.01%) Vagrant
5 9 (3.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.58%) GitLab
8 5 (2.15%) RSpec
8 5 (2.15%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.72%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.72%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.29%) Ranorex
10 3 (1.29%) Subversion
11 2 (0.86%) JIRA
11 2 (0.86%) Robot Framework
General
1 29 (12.45%) Finance
2 9 (3.86%) Advertising
3 5 (2.15%) Electronics
3 5 (2.15%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.15%) Marketing
3 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.29%) Games
4 3 (1.29%) Retail
5 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 107 (45.92%) Developer
2 35 (15.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (15.02%) PHP Developer
3 20 (8.58%) Ruby Developer
4 18 (7.73%) Software Engineer
5 17 (7.30%) .NET Developer
5 17 (7.30%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 14 (6.01%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (5.58%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (4.72%) Analyst
8 11 (4.72%) Test Analyst
9 10 (4.29%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.86%) Designer
10 9 (3.86%) UI Designer
10 9 (3.86%) UI/UX Designer
10 9 (3.86%) UX Designer
11 8 (3.43%) Senior Ruby Developer
12 7 (3.00%) Architect
12 7 (3.00%) QA Leader
12 7 (3.00%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (29.61%) React
2 50 (21.46%) AngularJS
2 50 (21.46%) HTML
3 48 (20.60%) Ruby on Rails
4 41 (17.60%) RESTful
5 37 (15.88%) CSS
6 35 (15.02%) Laravel
7 25 (10.73%) jQuery
8 24 (10.30%) Node.js
9 19 (8.15%) CakePHP
9 19 (8.15%) Symfony
10 18 (7.73%) .NET
11 17 (7.30%) ASP.NET
11 17 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (7.30%) Web Services
12 15 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 15 (6.44%) HTML5
12 15 (6.44%) LAMP
12 15 (6.44%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.44%) User Experience
2 18 (7.73%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (7.73%) Public Cloud
3 10 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.58%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.72%) Replication
6 4 (1.72%) Tandem
7 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.86%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.86%) PMI
8 2 (0.86%) Wiki
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 86 (36.91%) Linux
2 32 (13.73%) Windows
3 17 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (5.58%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.86%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.43%) CentOS
7 5 (2.15%) Unix
8 4 (1.72%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.86%) Android
9 2 (0.86%) Debian
9 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (62.23%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (30.04%) Open Source
3 63 (27.04%) TDD
4 51 (21.89%) DevOps
5 50 (21.46%) Web Development
6 46 (19.74%) Mentoring
7 45 (19.31%) OO
8 42 (18.03%) BDD
9 40 (17.17%) MVC
10 31 (13.30%) Software Engineering
11 30 (12.88%) Test Automation
12 28 (12.02%) Cybersecurity
13 24 (10.30%) Continuous Delivery
14 20 (8.58%) Configuration Management
14 20 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (8.58%) Scrum
15 19 (8.15%) OO PHP
15 19 (8.15%) Software Testing
16 18 (7.73%) Mathematics
16 18 (7.73%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 136 (58.37%) Python
2 124 (53.22%) JavaScript
3 79 (33.91%) Java
4 68 (29.18%) PHP
5 52 (22.32%) Perl
6 42 (18.03%) C#
7 38 (16.31%) SQL
8 34 (14.59%) C
8 34 (14.59%) C++
9 33 (14.16%) Bash Shell
10 15 (6.44%) Go
11 10 (4.29%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.86%) F#
13 7 (3.00%) Scala
14 6 (2.58%) Rust
15 4 (1.72%) Clojure
15 4 (1.72%) Lisp
15 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 42 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 27 (11.59%) Degree
3 19 (8.15%) DV Cleared
4 13 (5.58%) RHCE
4 13 (5.58%) RHCSA
4 13 (5.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (4.29%) ISEB
5 10 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (3.43%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (3.43%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.58%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.58%) QA
System Software
1 51 (21.89%) Docker
2 28 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.00%) vSphere
4 5 (2.15%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.72%) Xen
6 3 (1.29%) Postfix
7 2 (0.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 52 (22.32%) Puppet
2 43 (18.45%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (17.60%) Kubernetes
4 33 (14.16%) Ansible
5 10 (4.29%) Nagios
6 8 (3.43%) Terraform
7 6 (2.58%) Salt
8 5 (2.15%) Kibana
9 4 (1.72%) StatsD
10 3 (1.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (1.29%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.29%) WSUS
11 2 (0.86%) Rancher
Vendors
1 29 (12.45%) Microsoft
1 29 (12.45%) VMware
2 17 (7.30%) Red Hat
3 8 (3.43%) Oracle
4 7 (3.00%) New Relic
5 5 (2.15%) SAP
6 4 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.72%) Ivanti
7 2 (0.86%) Cisco
7 2 (0.86%) Google