The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 173 173 186
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 52 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.83% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% 2.04% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 35
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £35,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Ruby
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2177 2255 2767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.79% 40.54% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1995 2432
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Berkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 37 £50,000 +20.48% 8
Slough +7 6 £48,250 +3.76% 7
Maidenhead - 4 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £30,000 -
Windsor - 1 £57,500 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 67 (50.76%) Python
2 57 (43.18%) PHP
3 56 (42.42%) Linux
4 37 (28.03%) Perl
5 36 (27.27%) Open Source
6 34 (25.76%) JavaScript
7 33 (25.00%) SQL
8 31 (23.48%) C#
8 31 (23.48%) HTML
8 31 (23.48%) Git (software)
9 30 (22.73%) CSS
9 30 (22.73%) Windows
10 29 (21.97%) Java
11 24 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
12 22 (16.67%) Web Development
12 22 (16.67%) QA
12 22 (16.67%) Bash Shell
12 22 (16.67%) Node.js
13 21 (15.91%) jQuery
14 20 (15.15%) Web Services
15 19 (14.39%) Finance
15 19 (14.39%) Selenium
16 18 (13.64%) Drupal
16 18 (13.64%) PowerShell
16 18 (13.64%) Telecoms
16 18 (13.64%) Web Application Development
17 17 (12.88%) Internet
17 17 (12.88%) .NET
17 17 (12.88%) TDD
18 16 (12.12%) MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (16.67%) Node.js
2 18 (13.64%) Drupal
3 13 (9.85%) Apache
4 9 (6.82%) CMS
5 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.55%) WordPress
5 6 (4.55%) nginx
6 5 (3.79%) Eucalyptus
7 4 (3.03%) ColdFusion
7 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.52%) Plone
8 2 (1.52%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.52%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.76%) Confluence
9 1 (0.76%) Movable Type
9 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.03%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Magento
2 3 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.36%) SaaS
2 10 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.55%) PaaS
5 4 (3.03%) Office 365
5 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.03%) IaaS
6 2 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.88%) Internet
2 13 (9.85%) Firewall
3 9 (6.82%) tcpdump
4 7 (5.30%) NetScaler
4 7 (5.30%) Network Security
5 5 (3.79%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.03%) IPv4
6 4 (3.03%) IPv6
6 4 (3.03%) VLAN
7 2 (1.52%) Wireless
8 1 (0.76%) SSH
8 1 (0.76%) DNS
8 1 (0.76%) LDAP
8 1 (0.76%) HTTP
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.76%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.12%) NoSQL
2 15 (11.36%) MySQL
3 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.30%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.03%) Redis
8 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (23.48%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.39%) Selenium
3 15 (11.36%) WebDriver
4 9 (6.82%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.82%) Metasploit
5 8 (6.06%) RSpec
5 8 (6.06%) Subversion
6 5 (3.79%) Capybara
7 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.27%) JIRA
8 3 (2.27%) Hudson
9 2 (1.52%) Gradle
10 1 (0.76%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.76%) GNU Toolchain
10 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.76%) Ant
10 1 (0.76%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.76%) Firebug
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.33%) Banking
3 11 (8.33%) Marketing
4 3 (2.27%) Retail
4 3 (2.27%) Electronics
4 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (33.33%) Developer
2 18 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (11.36%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.85%) Consultant
5 12 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 11 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 10 (7.58%) Security Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Test Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Senior Test Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 6 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (3.79%) Administrator
10 5 (3.79%) Tester
10 5 (3.79%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.48%) HTML
2 30 (22.73%) CSS
3 24 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 21 (15.91%) jQuery
5 20 (15.15%) Web Services
6 17 (12.88%) .NET
7 16 (12.12%) HTML5
8 13 (9.85%) Django
8 13 (9.85%) RESTful
8 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET
9 12 (9.09%) LAMP
9 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (9.09%) WCF
9 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (8.33%) Backbone.js
11 10 (7.58%) XML
12 9 (6.82%) Ajax
12 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (6.06%) Sass
13 8 (6.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (27.27%) Open Source
2 9 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.27%) Social Network
3 3 (2.27%) DTV
4 2 (1.52%) iDTV
4 2 (1.52%) SCADA
4 2 (1.52%) FMCG
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.52%) Xbox
5 1 (0.76%) Wiki
5 1 (0.76%) Blog
5 1 (0.76%) Social Media
5 1 (0.76%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.76%) W3C
5 1 (0.76%) Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.76%) Animation
5 1 (0.76%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.42%) Linux
2 30 (22.73%) Windows
3 15 (11.36%) UNIX
4 12 (9.09%) CentOS
5 11 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 9 (6.82%) Android
6 9 (6.82%) Apple iOS
7 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.79%) Solaris
9 4 (3.03%) Debian
10 2 (1.52%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.76%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.76%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.67%) Web Development
2 18 (13.64%) Web Application Development
3 17 (12.88%) TDD
4 16 (12.12%) MVC
5 14 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.61%) BDD
6 12 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 11 (8.33%) Content Management
7 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (7.58%) DevOps
8 10 (7.58%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.82%) Scrum
10 8 (6.06%) CRM
10 8 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (6.06%) SIEM
11 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.30%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (50.76%) Python
2 57 (43.18%) PHP
3 37 (28.03%) Perl
4 34 (25.76%) JavaScript
5 33 (25.00%) SQL
6 31 (23.48%) C#
7 29 (21.97%) Java
8 22 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 18 (13.64%) PowerShell
10 9 (6.82%) VB
10 9 (6.82%) VB.NET
11 8 (6.06%) C++
12 5 (3.79%) C
13 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.76%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.76%) Korn
14 1 (0.76%) C-shell
14 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.82%) Degree
2 6 (4.55%) OSCP
2 6 (4.55%) OSCE
2 6 (4.55%) CEH
2 6 (4.55%) CISSP
3 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.03%) CCNA
4 3 (2.27%) ISEB
5 2 (1.52%) RHCE
5 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.67%) QA
2 11 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 15 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.61%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.58%) vSphere
4 9 (6.82%) Snort
4 9 (6.82%) Nmap
5 8 (6.06%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.79%) Xen
6 5 (3.79%) Varnish
7 3 (2.27%) KVM
8 1 (0.76%) QEMU
8 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (9.09%) Puppet
2 11 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.82%) Nessus
4 7 (5.30%) Nagios
5 5 (3.79%) Cacti
5 5 (3.79%) Ganglia
5 5 (3.79%) OpenView
5 5 (3.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.76%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.76%) YUM
6 1 (0.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) VMware
2 13 (9.85%) Red Hat
3 12 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.33%) Citrix
5 10 (7.58%) Oracle
6 9 (6.82%) Sophos
6 9 (6.82%) Imperva
7 8 (6.06%) Cisco
8 7 (5.30%) Juniper
8 7 (5.30%) Demandware
9 5 (3.79%) Splunk
9 5 (3.79%) BMC
10 4 (3.03%) NetApp
11 3 (2.27%) SAP
11 3 (2.27%) Twitter
12 2 (1.52%) Zend
12 2 (1.52%) Sybase
12 2 (1.52%) Sun
13 1 (0.76%) HP
13 1 (0.76%) Dell
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