Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 83 89
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 33 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.29% 2.51% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 4.28% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 25
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,250 £39,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £52,750
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 946 794 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 65.65% 58.73% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 885 751 669
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +5.63%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Southampton

Ruby
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Southampton

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Southampton over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 24 (72.73%) Linux
1 24 (72.73%) Python
2 20 (60.61%) Configuration Management
2 20 (60.61%) Puppet
3 19 (57.58%) Java
3 19 (57.58%) Perl
4 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 17 (51.52%) Windows
5 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
5 17 (51.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (45.45%) VMware
6 15 (45.45%) RHCE
6 15 (45.45%) Web Services
6 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (45.45%) RHCSA
6 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
8 13 (39.39%) Apache
8 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
9 10 (30.30%) PHP
9 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
11 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
11 6 (18.18%) .NET
11 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 5 (15.15%) MySQL
12 5 (15.15%) MVC
12 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
12 5 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 13 (39.39%) Apache
1 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (9.09%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) LDAP
1 3 (9.09%) Skype
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.12%) JIRA
4 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.09%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) Travis CI
4 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
5 2 (6.06%) Capybara
5 2 (6.06%) git-flow
5 2 (6.06%) RSpec
5 2 (6.06%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.06%) Automotive
1 2 (6.06%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 3 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) Web Services
2 6 (18.18%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
3 5 (15.15%) Node.js
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (9.09%) Code First Entity Framework
4 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 3 (9.09%) RESTful
4 3 (9.09%) WCF
4 3 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (6.06%) Express
5 2 (6.06%) LAMP
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Social Media
1 1 (3.03%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Windows
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (6.06%) CentOS
5 2 (6.06%) Fedora
5 2 (6.06%) FreeBSD
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.15%) BDD
2 5 (15.15%) MVC
3 4 (12.12%) TDD
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) High Availability
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) QA Automation
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Perl
3 10 (30.30%) PHP
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.09%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) Go
8 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) RHCE
1 15 (45.45%) RHCSA
1 15 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GCP
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Google
4 3 (9.09%) Rackspace