Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 47 81
Rank change year-on-year -60 +34 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 182 319 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.72% 5.61% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 9.93% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 149 283 229
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £65,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -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 3,880 3,212 3,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 58.04% 56.48% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,302 2,929 3,447
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -61 52 £40,000 -27.27% 9
Southampton -4 35 £45,000 +10.43% 1
Farnborough -21 31 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Portsmouth -21 28 £40,000 -8.05% 1
Romsey - 12 £37,000 - 1
Fareham -26 10 £42,500 -19.35% 2
Winchester +3 6 £40,000 -36.00%
Eastleigh - 1 £34,000 -
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 106 (58.24%) Python
2 98 (53.85%) Linux
3 96 (52.75%) JavaScript
4 94 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (37.91%) Java
6 64 (35.16%) Ruby on Rails
7 63 (34.62%) Open Source
8 62 (34.07%) React
9 52 (28.57%) Docker
10 51 (28.02%) AngularJS
10 51 (28.02%) TDD
10 51 (28.02%) Kubernetes
10 51 (28.02%) DevOps
11 50 (27.47%) Amazon AWS
12 47 (25.82%) SQL
13 45 (24.73%) C++
14 44 (24.18%) HTML
15 43 (23.63%) Bash Shell
16 42 (23.08%) Security Cleared
16 42 (23.08%) PHP
17 41 (22.53%) Test Automation
17 41 (22.53%) Continuous Delivery
18 40 (21.98%) Opscode Chef
19 39 (21.43%) MySQL
19 39 (21.43%) Ansible
20 38 (20.88%) Software Engineering
20 38 (20.88%) Puppet
21 37 (20.33%) Perl
22 36 (19.78%) RESTful
23 35 (19.23%) C#

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 20 (10.99%) Apache
2 18 (9.89%) WordPress
3 14 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 13 (7.14%) nginx
5 12 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.75%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.10%) Drupal
7 2 (1.10%) IIS
7 2 (1.10%) Kentico
7 2 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (27.47%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.59%) OpenShift
4 9 (4.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (4.40%) Datadog
6 5 (2.75%) SaaS
7 4 (2.20%) GitHub
8 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.10%) npm
9 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.64%) TCP/IP
2 15 (8.24%) VLAN
3 8 (4.40%) Internet
4 4 (2.20%) HTTP
4 4 (2.20%) Network Security
5 3 (1.65%) AMQP
6 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.43%) MySQL
2 30 (16.48%) MongoDB
3 23 (12.64%) Neo4j
4 20 (10.99%) NoSQL
5 18 (9.89%) MariaDB
6 17 (9.34%) Redis
7 12 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (4.95%) Couchbase
9 9 (4.95%) SQL Server
10 6 (3.30%) Big Data
11 4 (2.20%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.55%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.55%) DB2
13 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (17.03%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.48%) Jenkins
3 27 (14.84%) Vagrant
4 23 (12.64%) Selenium
5 16 (8.79%) GitLab
6 13 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 10 (5.49%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.30%) RSpec
9 5 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.20%) HP UFT
10 4 (2.20%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.65%) Subversion
12 2 (1.10%) Ant
12 2 (1.10%) Bower
12 2 (1.10%) CircleCI
12 2 (1.10%) Gradle
12 2 (1.10%) JIRA
12 2 (1.10%) Maven
12 2 (1.10%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.55%) Appium
General
1 27 (14.84%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Marketing
3 14 (7.69%) Electronics
4 13 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 13 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.95%) Games
6 2 (1.10%) Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 77 (42.31%) Developer
2 40 (21.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (10.99%) Ruby Developer
4 18 (9.89%) Analyst
4 18 (9.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 18 (9.89%) Test Analyst
5 17 (9.34%) Full Stack Developer
6 16 (8.79%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (8.79%) PHP Developer
6 16 (8.79%) Test Engineer
7 14 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 13 (7.14%) QA Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) QA Analyst
9 12 (6.59%) QA Test Analyst
10 9 (4.95%) Administrator
10 9 (4.95%) DBA
10 9 (4.95%) QA Test Engineer
10 9 (4.95%) Web Analyst
10 9 (4.95%) Web Engineer
10 9 (4.95%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (35.16%) Ruby on Rails
2 62 (34.07%) React
3 51 (28.02%) AngularJS
4 44 (24.18%) HTML
5 36 (19.78%) RESTful
6 32 (17.58%) CSS
6 32 (17.58%) Vue.js
7 28 (15.38%) Node.js
8 19 (10.44%) HTML5
9 17 (9.34%) jQuery
10 16 (8.79%) Laravel
11 10 (5.49%) CakePHP
11 10 (5.49%) Symfony
11 10 (5.49%) Web Services
12 9 (4.95%) .NET
13 8 (4.40%) LAMP
13 8 (4.40%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (2.75%) Django
14 5 (2.75%) Gherkin
14 5 (2.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Public Cloud
2 12 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.95%) Replication
5 7 (3.85%) Industry 4.0
6 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.20%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.20%) Tandem
9 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.10%) PMI
9 2 (1.10%) User Experience
9 2 (1.10%) Wiki
10 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.55%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 98 (53.85%) Linux
2 32 (17.58%) Windows
3 9 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.40%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.85%) Unix
6 5 (2.75%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.20%) Android
7 4 (2.20%) FreeBSD
7 4 (2.20%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.65%) CentOS
9 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (34.62%) Open Source
3 51 (28.02%) DevOps
3 51 (28.02%) TDD
4 41 (22.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 41 (22.53%) Test Automation
5 38 (20.88%) Software Engineering
6 28 (15.38%) OO
7 26 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 25 (13.74%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (12.09%) BDD
9 22 (12.09%) OOP
9 22 (12.09%) Scrum
10 21 (11.54%) Web Development
11 19 (10.44%) Software Testing
12 18 (9.89%) Microservices
13 17 (9.34%) MVC
14 16 (8.79%) Unit Testing
15 15 (8.24%) Artificial Intelligence
16 13 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (58.24%) Python
2 96 (52.75%) JavaScript
3 69 (37.91%) Java
4 47 (25.82%) SQL
5 45 (24.73%) C++
6 43 (23.63%) Bash Shell
7 42 (23.08%) PHP
8 37 (20.33%) Perl
9 35 (19.23%) C#
10 27 (14.84%) Go
11 21 (11.54%) C
11 21 (11.54%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.85%) Rust
13 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.10%) Groovy
14 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 28 (15.38%) Degree
3 23 (12.64%) DV Cleared
4 19 (10.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.85%) RHCSA
6 6 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (2.75%) RHCE
7 5 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.65%) ISEB
8 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.55%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (14.84%) QA
System Software
1 52 (28.57%) Docker
2 20 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.24%) VirtualBox
3 15 (8.24%) vSphere
4 8 (4.40%) NFS
5 3 (1.65%) Postfix
6 2 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (28.02%) Kubernetes
2 40 (21.98%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (21.43%) Ansible
4 38 (20.88%) Puppet
5 17 (9.34%) HAProxy
6 16 (8.79%) Salt
7 8 (4.40%) Grafana
7 8 (4.40%) ZABBIX
8 6 (3.30%) Nagios
9 2 (1.10%) Check_MK
9 2 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (11.54%) VMware
2 15 (8.24%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.14%) SAP
4 11 (6.04%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.95%) New Relic
6 3 (1.65%) Oracle
7 2 (1.10%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.10%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.55%) Google
8 1 (0.55%) Xamarin