The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 19 18 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 34 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 10.73% 12.79% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.92% 19.30% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 3
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,125 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.50% +4.72%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 201 171 205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 63.41% 66.28% 67.21%
Number of salaries quoted 176 166 196
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Portsmouth

Ruby
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Portsmouth

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Portsmouth

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) JavaScript
3 33 (52.38%) HTML
4 31 (49.21%) TDD
5 30 (47.62%) Ruby on Rails
6 26 (41.27%) CSS
7 23 (36.51%) C#
8 22 (34.92%) .NET
8 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET
8 22 (34.92%) MVC
8 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (28.57%) Python
10 17 (26.98%) Java
10 17 (26.98%) BDD
11 15 (23.81%) Linux
12 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
12 14 (22.22%) SQL
12 14 (22.22%) NUnit
12 14 (22.22%) Web Development
12 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 14 (22.22%) NServiceBus
12 14 (22.22%) HTML5
12 14 (22.22%) Moq
12 14 (22.22%) SOLID
13 9 (14.29%) OO
13 9 (14.29%) NoSQL
14 8 (12.70%) Entity Framework
14 8 (12.70%) Node.js
14 8 (12.70%) Web Application Development
14 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 14 (22.22%) NServiceBus
2 4 (6.35%) nginx
3 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (7.94%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) HBase
5 1 (1.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Moq
1 14 (22.22%) NUnit
2 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (12.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (77.78%) Developer
2 27 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 22 (34.92%) .NET Developer
4 18 (28.57%) Ruby Developer
5 17 (26.98%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (22.22%) Software Developer
7 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (15.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (15.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
8 9 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
8 9 (14.29%) Web Developer
9 8 (12.70%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
9 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce Developer
10 7 (11.11%) Analyst
11 5 (7.94%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (7.94%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce Web Developer
11 5 (7.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (52.38%) HTML
2 30 (47.62%) Ruby on Rails
3 26 (41.27%) CSS
4 22 (34.92%) .NET
4 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET
4 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 14 (22.22%) HTML5
6 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (12.70%) Code First Entity Framework
6 8 (12.70%) Entity Framework
6 8 (12.70%) Node.js
6 8 (12.70%) React
6 8 (12.70%) RESTful
6 8 (12.70%) WCF
7 2 (3.17%) Phusion Passenger
8 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (49.21%) TDD
3 22 (34.92%) MVC
4 17 (26.98%) BDD
5 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 14 (22.22%) SOLID
5 14 (22.22%) Web Development
6 9 (14.29%) OO
7 8 (12.70%) Open Source
7 8 (12.70%) Web Application Development
8 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Manual Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.76%) DevOps
9 3 (4.76%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.59%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.59%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.59%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) JavaScript
2 23 (36.51%) C#
3 18 (28.57%) Python
4 17 (26.98%) Java
5 14 (22.22%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (1.59%) Go
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) ISEB
1 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Ceph
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
1 1 (1.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.17%) Galera Cluster
2 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.17%) logstash
3 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Google
2 1 (1.59%) Brocade
2 1 (1.59%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.59%) Hortonworks
2 1 (1.59%) HP
2 1 (1.59%) Percona
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago