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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 175 174 184
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 51 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.80% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 2.00% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 35
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
2191 2249 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.04% 39.85% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1999 2480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +17 38 £55,000 +32.53% 7
Slough +12 6 £45,000 -4.25% 4
Maidenhead - 3 £40,000 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £30,000 -
Windsor -15 1 £57,500 +57.53%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 68 (51.91%) Python
2 56 (42.75%) Linux
3 55 (41.98%) PHP
4 38 (29.01%) Open Source
5 37 (28.24%) Perl
6 31 (23.66%) C#
6 31 (23.66%) Git (software)
7 30 (22.90%) Java
7 30 (22.90%) SQL
8 29 (22.14%) JavaScript
8 29 (22.14%) Windows
9 26 (19.85%) CSS
9 26 (19.85%) HTML
10 25 (19.08%) Node.js
11 24 (18.32%) Ruby on Rails
12 23 (17.56%) QA
13 22 (16.79%) Web Services
14 21 (16.03%) Bash Shell
15 20 (15.27%) Internet
15 20 (15.27%) Web Development
16 19 (14.50%) jQuery
16 19 (14.50%) .NET
16 19 (14.50%) Web Application Development
17 18 (13.74%) Finance
17 18 (13.74%) Selenium
17 18 (13.74%) PowerShell
17 18 (13.74%) TDD
18 17 (12.98%) Drupal
19 16 (12.21%) MVC
19 16 (12.21%) Telecoms

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (19.08%) Node.js
2 17 (12.98%) Drupal
3 14 (10.69%) Apache
4 10 (7.63%) CMS
5 7 (5.34%) nginx
6 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.58%) Eucalyptus
7 5 (3.82%) WordPress
8 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.05%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.53%) Plone
9 2 (1.53%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.76%) Confluence
10 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.76%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.76%) Movable Type
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.82%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.05%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Magento
2 3 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.69%) SaaS
2 11 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.87%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (5.34%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (4.58%) PaaS
6 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (3.05%) IaaS
6 4 (3.05%) Office 365
7 2 (1.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.27%) Internet
2 13 (9.92%) Firewall
3 9 (6.87%) tcpdump
4 7 (5.34%) NetScaler
4 7 (5.34%) Network Security
5 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.05%) VLAN
6 4 (3.05%) IPv4
6 4 (3.05%) IPv6
7 2 (1.53%) Wireless
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.76%) LDAP
8 1 (0.76%) DNS
8 1 (0.76%) HTTP
8 1 (0.76%) SSH
8 1 (0.76%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) NoSQL
2 15 (11.45%) MySQL
3 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.58%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.82%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.82%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.05%) Redis
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (23.66%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.74%) Selenium
3 14 (10.69%) WebDriver
4 9 (6.87%) Metasploit
5 8 (6.11%) RSpec
5 8 (6.11%) Subversion
5 8 (6.11%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.05%) Capybara
7 3 (2.29%) Hudson
7 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.53%) JIRA
8 2 (1.53%) Gradle
9 1 (0.76%) GNU Toolchain
9 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.76%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.76%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.76%) Ant
9 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.76%) TestComplete
General
1 18 (13.74%) Finance
2 16 (12.21%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.40%) Marketing
4 9 (6.87%) Banking
5 4 (3.05%) Retail
6 3 (2.29%) Electronics
6 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (31.30%) Developer
2 17 (12.98%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (11.45%) Consultant
4 13 (9.92%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.92%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (7.63%) Test Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Senior Test Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Security Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (5.34%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.82%) Tester
9 5 (3.82%) Administrator
9 5 (3.82%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (3.05%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.85%) CSS
1 26 (19.85%) HTML
2 24 (18.32%) Ruby on Rails
3 22 (16.79%) Web Services
4 19 (14.50%) jQuery
4 19 (14.50%) .NET
5 15 (11.45%) Django
6 14 (10.69%) RESTful
6 14 (10.69%) ASP.NET
7 13 (9.92%) HTML5
7 13 (9.92%) Backbone.js
7 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (9.92%) WCF
8 11 (8.40%) LAMP
9 10 (7.63%) XML
9 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (6.87%) J2EE
11 7 (5.34%) CSS3
11 7 (5.34%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.01%) Open Source
2 11 (8.40%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.29%) DTV
3 3 (2.29%) FMCG
3 3 (2.29%) Social Network
4 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.53%) SCADA
4 2 (1.53%) iDTV
4 2 (1.53%) Xbox
5 1 (0.76%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.76%) Social Media
5 1 (0.76%) W3C
5 1 (0.76%) Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.76%) Animation
5 1 (0.76%) Video Editing
5 1 (0.76%) Wiki
5 1 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.75%) Linux
2 29 (22.14%) Windows
3 16 (12.21%) UNIX
4 11 (8.40%) Apple iOS
4 11 (8.40%) Android
4 11 (8.40%) CentOS
5 9 (6.87%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.05%) Solaris
8 3 (2.29%) Debian
9 2 (1.53%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.76%) AIX
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.27%) Web Development
2 19 (14.50%) Web Application Development
3 18 (13.74%) TDD
4 16 (12.21%) MVC
5 15 (11.45%) BDD
6 13 (9.92%) Content Management
7 12 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (9.16%) E-Commerce
8 11 (8.40%) DevOps
8 11 (8.40%) Software Engineering
8 11 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (7.63%) Configuration Management
9 10 (7.63%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (6.87%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (6.87%) Workflow
10 9 (6.87%) Scrum
11 8 (6.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (6.11%) SIEM
12 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (5.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 68 (51.91%) Python
2 55 (41.98%) PHP
3 37 (28.24%) Perl
4 31 (23.66%) C#
5 30 (22.90%) Java
5 30 (22.90%) SQL
6 29 (22.14%) JavaScript
7 21 (16.03%) Bash Shell
8 18 (13.74%) PowerShell
9 10 (7.63%) VB
9 10 (7.63%) VB.NET
10 9 (6.87%) C++
11 6 (4.58%) C
12 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.76%) C-shell
13 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.76%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 6 (4.58%) CEH
2 6 (4.58%) CISSP
2 6 (4.58%) OSCP
2 6 (4.58%) OSCE
3 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.05%) CCNA
4 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.53%) ISEB
4 2 (1.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.56%) QA
2 11 (8.40%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.40%) HIPAA
System Software
1 15 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.69%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.63%) vSphere
4 9 (6.87%) Snort
4 9 (6.87%) Nmap
5 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
6 6 (4.58%) Varnish
7 5 (3.82%) Xen
8 1 (0.76%) KVM
8 1 (0.76%) NFS
8 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) Puppet
2 11 (8.40%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.87%) Nessus
4 8 (6.11%) Nagios
5 6 (4.58%) Cacti
5 6 (4.58%) Ganglia
5 6 (4.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (4.58%) OpenView
6 1 (0.76%) YUM
6 1 (0.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 15 (11.45%) VMware
2 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.16%) Oracle
4 11 (8.40%) Red Hat
4 11 (8.40%) Citrix
5 9 (6.87%) Demandware
5 9 (6.87%) Sophos
5 9 (6.87%) Imperva
6 8 (6.11%) Cisco
7 7 (5.34%) Juniper
8 6 (4.58%) BMC
8 6 (4.58%) Splunk
9 4 (3.05%) NetApp
10 3 (2.29%) Twitter
10 3 (2.29%) SAP
11 2 (1.53%) Zend
11 2 (1.53%) Sun
12 1 (0.76%) Percona
12 1 (0.76%) Facebook
12 1 (0.76%) Rackspace
Maidenhead, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £38000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago