Period
to 21 September 2018

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 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 27 56
Rank change year-on-year -20 +29 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 29 72 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.87% 10.42% 3.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.53% 16.40% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 67 18
Portsmouth median annual salary £35,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.54% +16.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,050 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £70,750 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -15.00%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 385 439 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 64.71% 63.53% 57.36%
Number of salaries quoted 336 410 322
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £56,375 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 29 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 20 (68.97%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) Apache
3 11 (37.93%) nginx
4 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
4 9 (31.03%) QA
4 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
4 9 (31.03%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) NFS
5 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
5 8 (27.59%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) Games
5 8 (27.59%) Grafana
5 8 (27.59%) Web Operations
5 8 (27.59%) Redis
5 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (27.59%) HAProxy
5 8 (27.59%) DevOps
5 8 (27.59%) Datadog
5 8 (27.59%) Kubernetes
5 8 (27.59%) React
5 8 (27.59%) ZABBIX
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
6 6 (20.69%) Open Source
6 6 (20.69%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Ansible
7 3 (10.34%) Cucumber

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 11 (37.93%) Apache
1 11 (37.93%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (27.59%) Datadog
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Redis
2 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) RSpec
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
General
1 8 (27.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
1 9 (31.03%) QA Analyst
1 9 (31.03%) QA Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) QA Test Analyst
1 9 (31.03%) QA Test Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
1 9 (31.03%) Test Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Web Analyst
1 9 (31.03%) Web Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Web Test Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (24.14%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) React
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
1 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
2 8 (27.59%) DevOps
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
2 8 (27.59%) Web Operations
3 6 (20.69%) BDD
3 6 (20.69%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) OOD
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.34%) C
3 3 (10.34%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) NFS
2 3 (10.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Grafana
1 8 (27.59%) HAProxy
1 8 (27.59%) Kubernetes
1 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (27.59%) ZABBIX
2 3 (10.34%) Ansible