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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 30 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 8.52% 4.00% 5.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.61% 7.04% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 17
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 238 142 181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 67.61% 56.80% 61.99%
Number of salaries quoted 231 133 162
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 37 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.88%) C#
3 27 (42.19%) .NET
3 27 (42.19%) SQL Server
3 27 (42.19%) MVC
3 27 (42.19%) NoSQL
4 24 (37.50%) BDD
4 24 (37.50%) TDD
4 24 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 23 (35.94%) Git (software)
6 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET
7 20 (31.25%) WCF
7 20 (31.25%) RESTful
7 20 (31.25%) Node.js
7 20 (31.25%) Web Application Development
7 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 17 (26.56%) Linux
8 17 (26.56%) Marketing
9 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 16 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 16 (25.00%) HTML
9 16 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
10 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
11 12 (18.75%) CSS
12 11 (17.19%) Python
12 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
12 11 (17.19%) QA

Ruby
Co-occurring 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 7 (10.94%) NServiceBus
2 3 (4.69%) nginx
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Inkscape
1 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.56%) GIMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) NoSQL
1 27 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (10.94%) Redis
4 4 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (3.13%) GIS
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) Moq
2 7 (10.94%) NUnit
3 3 (4.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) Sublime Text
General
1 17 (26.56%) Marketing
2 7 (10.94%) Back Office
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 20 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 16 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 16 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Test Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) QA Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Software Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Principal Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Principal Software Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.69%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) .NET
2 24 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET
3 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (31.25%) Node.js
4 20 (31.25%) RESTful
4 20 (31.25%) WCF
5 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 16 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 16 (25.00%) HTML
6 12 (18.75%) CSS
7 7 (10.94%) HTML5
8 4 (6.25%) React
9 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (3.13%) XML
10 1 (1.56%) LAMP
10 1 (1.56%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Wiki
2 5 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) MVC
3 24 (37.50%) BDD
3 24 (37.50%) TDD
4 20 (31.25%) Web Application Development
5 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.94%) Pair Programming
7 7 (10.94%) SDLC
7 7 (10.94%) SOA
7 7 (10.94%) SOLID
8 5 (7.81%) Open Source
8 5 (7.81%) Scrum
8 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.25%) Manual Testing
9 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.25%) OO
10 3 (4.69%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) C#
2 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.19%) Python
4 9 (14.06%) Java
5 8 (12.50%) SQL
6 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.25%) Perl
8 2 (3.13%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) ISEB
1 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Ceph
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) logstash
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.56%) Brocade
2 1 (1.56%) HP
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension medical etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + - Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + V Attractive
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago