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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 75 76
Rank change year-on-year +25 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 20 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.56% 0.83% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 1.30% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 6
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £46,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.66% -  

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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 344 460 390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 61.21% 63.36% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 843 927 829
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,500 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 29 (78.38%) AngularJS
2 24 (64.86%) Node.js
3 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (59.46%) .NET
5 20 (54.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (51.35%) C#
6 19 (51.35%) Python
6 19 (51.35%) MVC
7 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
7 18 (48.65%) Kanban
8 17 (45.95%) TDD
9 16 (43.24%) OO
10 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
10 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
10 15 (40.54%) RESTful
10 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (40.54%) Web Application Development
10 15 (40.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (40.54%) SQL Server 2016
10 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (37.84%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (37.84%) MongoDB
12 13 (35.14%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (35.14%) Dependency Injection
12 13 (35.14%) F#
12 13 (35.14%) TeamCity
12 13 (35.14%) Multithreading
12 13 (35.14%) WSUS
12 13 (35.14%) Business Desktop Deployment

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 (35.14%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (13.51%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.92%) SaaS
3 5 (13.51%) iPaaS
3 5 (13.51%) PaaS
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server 2016
2 14 (37.84%) MongoDB
3 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.81%) Big Data
4 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) TeamCity
2 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) Bitbucket
3 5 (13.51%) GitLab
3 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.11%) Subversion
4 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 13 (35.14%) Messaging Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Technical Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Python Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) AngularJS
2 24 (64.86%) Node.js
3 22 (59.46%) .NET
4 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
4 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (40.54%) RESTful
4 15 (40.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (37.84%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (35.14%) MSMQ
6 13 (35.14%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (35.14%) WPF
7 10 (27.03%) HTML
8 9 (24.32%) CSS
8 9 (24.32%) XML
9 7 (18.92%) REST
10 6 (16.22%) Web Services
11 5 (13.51%) JSON
12 4 (10.81%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.41%) Smart Energy
4 1 (2.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) MVC
3 18 (48.65%) Kanban
4 17 (45.95%) TDD
5 16 (43.24%) OO
6 15 (40.54%) Web Application Development
7 13 (35.14%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (35.14%) Multithreading
8 10 (27.03%) Open Source
9 9 (24.32%) SOA
10 7 (18.92%) Web Development
11 6 (16.22%) SDLC
12 5 (13.51%) ArchiMate
12 5 (13.51%) Business Transformation
12 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
12 5 (13.51%) DevOps
12 5 (13.51%) Microservices
12 5 (13.51%) Migration
12 5 (13.51%) Open Source Development
12 5 (13.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) C#
1 19 (51.35%) Python
2 13 (35.14%) F#
2 13 (35.14%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) PHP
4 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.62%) C++
6 6 (16.22%) Perl
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 2 (5.41%) C
9 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 13 (35.14%) Kibana
1 13 (35.14%) WSUS
2 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes
2 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago