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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 127 172 178
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 89 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.78% 0.87% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.47% 2.27% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 73 45 40
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
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
1989 2161 2173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.76% 38.42% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1751 1943
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
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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 +22 59 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Slough +2 17 £50,000 +11.11%
Maidenhead +16 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Bracknell - 2 £56,250 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 131 (77.51%) Python
2 100 (59.17%) PHP
3 76 (44.97%) Java
4 75 (44.38%) JavaScript
5 71 (42.01%) Linux
6 65 (38.46%) HTML
7 56 (33.14%) Perl
7 56 (33.14%) AngularJS
8 52 (30.77%) jQuery
9 51 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (29.59%) Git (software)
11 48 (28.40%) CSS
12 47 (27.81%) MVC
13 46 (27.22%) JSON
14 43 (25.44%) SQL
15 42 (24.85%) NoSQL
16 41 (24.26%) Ruby on Rails
16 41 (24.26%) Windows
17 39 (23.08%) XML
18 38 (22.49%) Bash Shell
18 38 (22.49%) DevOps
19 35 (20.71%) JIRA
20 34 (20.12%) HTML5
20 34 (20.12%) MongoDB
20 34 (20.12%) Node.js
20 34 (20.12%) .NET
21 33 (19.53%) C#
22 32 (18.93%) Software Engineering
23 31 (18.34%) MySQL
23 31 (18.34%) SQL Server

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 34 (20.12%) Node.js
2 25 (14.79%) Apache
3 19 (11.24%) CMS
4 18 (10.65%) WebSphere
4 18 (10.65%) WebLogic
4 18 (10.65%) JBoss
5 17 (10.06%) Drupal
6 16 (9.47%) IIS
7 12 (7.10%) WordPress
8 7 (4.14%) Apache Solr
8 7 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.96%) nginx
10 3 (1.78%) Confluence
10 3 (1.78%) MediaWiki
10 3 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.18%) Eucalyptus
12 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Magento
2 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.61%) SaaS
2 12 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.78%) Heroku
5 3 (1.78%) GitHub
5 3 (1.78%) Basecamp
5 3 (1.78%) Trello
6 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.24%) Internet
1 19 (11.24%) Firewall
2 10 (5.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (2.96%) Network Security
3 5 (2.96%) SSL
4 4 (2.37%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.78%) IPsec
5 3 (1.78%) OSPF
5 3 (1.78%) BGP
5 3 (1.78%) EIGRP
5 3 (1.78%) IPv6
5 3 (1.78%) SAN
5 3 (1.78%) VPN
5 3 (1.78%) LDAP
5 3 (1.78%) LAN
5 3 (1.78%) WAN
6 2 (1.18%) HTTP
6 2 (1.18%) SNMP
6 2 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.85%) NoSQL
2 34 (20.12%) MongoDB
3 31 (18.34%) MySQL
3 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
4 18 (10.65%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.92%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.55%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.78%) Big Data
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.59%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (29.59%) Git (software)
2 35 (20.71%) JIRA
3 23 (13.61%) Selenium
4 19 (11.24%) JUnit
5 18 (10.65%) Ant
6 13 (7.69%) Grunt
7 12 (7.10%) Bower
7 12 (7.10%) gulp
8 10 (5.92%) Jenkins
9 8 (4.73%) Subversion
10 5 (2.96%) Hudson
11 3 (1.78%) Redmine
11 3 (1.78%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.78%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.78%) Bugzilla
11 3 (1.78%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.78%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.78%) webpack
12 2 (1.18%) Robolectric
12 2 (1.18%) Appium
General
1 14 (8.28%) Manufacturing
2 13 (7.69%) Finance
3 12 (7.10%) Legal
4 10 (5.92%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.96%) Banking
5 5 (2.96%) Retail
6 3 (1.78%) Advertising
7 2 (1.18%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 2 (1.18%) Military
8 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (41.42%) Developer
2 26 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 23 (13.61%) Senior Developer
4 21 (12.43%) Java Developer
5 19 (11.24%) Java Software Engineer
6 18 (10.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (8.28%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 14 (8.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 14 (8.28%) Technical Engineer
8 13 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 13 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 13 (7.69%) Security Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.33%) Technical Support
10 9 (5.33%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.33%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.73%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (38.46%) HTML
2 56 (33.14%) AngularJS
3 52 (30.77%) jQuery
4 48 (28.40%) CSS
5 46 (27.22%) JSON
6 41 (24.26%) Ruby on Rails
7 39 (23.08%) XML
8 34 (20.12%) .NET
8 34 (20.12%) HTML5
9 30 (17.75%) REST
9 30 (17.75%) CSS3
10 29 (17.16%) Backbone.js
11 27 (15.98%) ASP.NET
12 25 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (13.02%) Web Services
14 20 (11.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (10.65%) PhoneGap
16 17 (10.06%) Ember.js
17 16 (9.47%) Ajax
18 15 (8.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.92%) Client/Server
3 9 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.73%) Digital Media
5 7 (4.14%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.55%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.78%) Wiki
9 2 (1.18%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.18%) Bitcoin
9 2 (1.18%) DTV
9 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.59%) EPoS
10 1 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 71 (42.01%) Linux
2 41 (24.26%) Windows
3 26 (15.38%) UNIX
4 19 (11.24%) Mac OS X
5 8 (4.73%) Debian
6 7 (4.14%) CentOS
7 6 (3.55%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.55%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.55%) Android
8 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.81%) MVC
3 38 (22.49%) DevOps
4 32 (18.93%) Software Engineering
5 30 (17.75%) TDD
6 29 (17.16%) Open Source
7 27 (15.98%) BDD
8 26 (15.38%) OOP
9 21 (12.43%) Web Development
10 18 (10.65%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (10.65%) SOA
10 18 (10.65%) Mobile Development
11 17 (10.06%) Web Application Development
12 14 (8.28%) Identity Management
13 13 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (6.51%) Configuration Management
14 11 (6.51%) Cyber Security
15 10 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (5.92%) Ethical Hacking
16 9 (5.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (77.51%) Python
2 100 (59.17%) PHP
3 76 (44.97%) Java
4 75 (44.38%) JavaScript
5 56 (33.14%) Perl
6 43 (25.44%) SQL
7 38 (22.49%) Bash Shell
8 33 (19.53%) C#
9 28 (16.57%) Objective-C
10 22 (13.02%) VB.NET
11 19 (11.24%) C++
12 16 (9.47%) C
13 9 (5.33%) VB
13 9 (5.33%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.78%) AWK
14 3 (1.78%) Lua
15 2 (1.18%) PHP5
15 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (10.65%) Degree
2 8 (4.73%) CISSP
3 5 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.78%) CCIE
4 3 (1.78%) CISM
5 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) CCNP
5 2 (1.18%) CNA
5 2 (1.18%) CNE
5 2 (1.18%) Novell Certification
6 1 (0.59%) CCNA
6 1 (0.59%) ISEB
6 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.59%) GREM
6 1 (0.59%) GCFA
6 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.59%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.47%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.92%) HIPAA
3 7 (4.14%) QA
4 5 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.37%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.55%) Samba
3 5 (2.96%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.37%) XenServer
5 3 (1.78%) Postfix
5 3 (1.78%) Docker
5 3 (1.78%) iptables
6 2 (1.18%) GlusterFS
6 2 (1.18%) Varnish
6 2 (1.18%) KVM
7 1 (0.59%) Snort
7 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (15.98%) Puppet
2 20 (11.83%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.10%) Ansible
3 12 (7.10%) Nagios
4 7 (4.14%) ZABBIX
5 6 (3.55%) Cacti
6 5 (2.96%) Nessus
6 5 (2.96%) Salt
7 4 (2.37%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.18%) Capistrano
8 2 (1.18%) collectd
8 2 (1.18%) OpenView
8 2 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.18%) Ganglia
8 2 (1.18%) Graphite
9 1 (0.59%) Rsyslog
9 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.59%) logstash
9 1 (0.59%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (8.28%) Microsoft
1 14 (8.28%) VMware
2 9 (5.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.14%) Oracle
4 6 (3.55%) Demandware
4 6 (3.55%) PayPal
5 5 (2.96%) LogLogic
5 5 (2.96%) McAfee
6 4 (2.37%) Google
6 4 (2.37%) Citrix
6 4 (2.37%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.78%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.78%) Facebook
7 3 (1.78%) Twitter
8 2 (1.18%) Dell
8 2 (1.18%) Splunk
8 2 (1.18%) BMC
8 2 (1.18%) SAP
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco
9 1 (0.59%) HP
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