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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 165 175 175
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 64 50 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 1.96% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 44
Average salary £39,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £33,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2070 2554 2547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.69% 43.01% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 2169 2223
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +6 30 £39,000 -8.23% 1
Wokingham - 16 £35,000 - 1
Slough -3 10 £50,750 -15.41% 2
Maidenhead - 1 £35,000 - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 59 (48.76%) Python
2 57 (47.11%) Linux
3 43 (35.54%) SQL
4 41 (33.88%) PHP
5 38 (31.40%) JavaScript
6 35 (28.93%) HTML
6 35 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (27.27%) Perl
7 33 (27.27%) Windows
8 32 (26.45%) C#
9 31 (25.62%) CSS
10 30 (24.79%) Java
10 30 (24.79%) Web Development
11 27 (22.31%) MVC
12 23 (19.01%) Ruby on Rails
12 23 (19.01%) jQuery
13 21 (17.36%) Open Source
14 20 (16.53%) NoSQL
14 20 (16.53%) PowerShell
14 20 (16.53%) Telecoms
15 19 (15.70%) Web Application Development
16 18 (14.88%) Git (software)
16 18 (14.88%) Finance
17 16 (13.22%) TDD
17 16 (13.22%) VMware
17 16 (13.22%) Hyper-V
17 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering
18 15 (12.40%) Bash Shell
18 15 (12.40%) Node.js

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (12.40%) Node.js
2 9 (7.44%) Drupal
3 7 (5.79%) Apache
4 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.48%) ColdFusion
5 3 (2.48%) CMS
6 2 (1.65%) Plone
6 2 (1.65%) WordPress
6 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.65%) nginx
6 2 (1.65%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.83%) Movable Type
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.74%) SaaS
2 4 (3.31%) PaaS
2 4 (3.31%) IaaS
3 2 (1.65%) Office 365
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.61%) Firewall
3 7 (5.79%) NetScaler
4 6 (4.96%) Network Security
4 6 (4.96%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.65%) Wireless
5 2 (1.65%) VLAN
5 2 (1.65%) IPv4
5 2 (1.65%) IPv6
5 2 (1.65%) Internet
6 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.53%) NoSQL
2 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.74%) MySQL
4 12 (9.92%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.44%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.65%) Big Data
6 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (14.88%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.74%) Selenium
3 10 (8.26%) WebDriver
4 6 (4.96%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.96%) Metasploit
5 5 (4.13%) RSpec
6 4 (3.31%) Capybara
7 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.65%) Hudson
8 2 (1.65%) Subversion
8 2 (1.65%) JIRA
9 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.83%) Firebug
9 1 (0.83%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.83%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.83%) Gradle
9 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (16.53%) Telecoms
2 18 (14.88%) Finance
3 15 (12.40%) Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (39.67%) Developer
2 16 (13.22%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (13.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 15 (12.40%) Web Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Technical Support
7 7 (5.79%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Consultant
9 5 (4.13%) Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Tester
9 5 (4.13%) Web Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.93%) HTML
2 31 (25.62%) CSS
3 23 (19.01%) Ruby on Rails
3 23 (19.01%) jQuery
4 15 (12.40%) .NET
5 14 (11.57%) JSP
6 13 (10.74%) Web Services
6 13 (10.74%) HTML5
6 13 (10.74%) Sass
7 12 (9.92%) XHTML
7 12 (9.92%) RESTful
7 12 (9.92%) ASP.NET
8 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (9.09%) WCF
8 11 (9.09%) LAMP
8 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (6.61%) Ajax
10 6 (4.96%) JSON
11 5 (4.13%) XML
11 5 (4.13%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Open Source
2 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.65%) SCADA
4 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.83%) Social Media
4 1 (0.83%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.83%) Blog
4 1 (0.83%) Social Network
4 1 (0.83%) FMCG
4 1 (0.83%) W3C
4 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.83%) Animation
4 1 (0.83%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 57 (47.11%) Linux
2 33 (27.27%) Windows
3 15 (12.40%) UNIX
4 9 (7.44%) CentOS
5 8 (6.61%) Solaris
5 8 (6.61%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.79%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.48%) Android
9 2 (1.65%) Debian
9 2 (1.65%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.83%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.83%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.79%) Web Development
3 27 (22.31%) MVC
4 19 (15.70%) Web Application Development
5 16 (13.22%) TDD
5 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering
6 13 (10.74%) BDD
7 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.61%) CRM
9 7 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (4.96%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (4.96%) Scrum
10 6 (4.96%) SIEM
11 5 (4.13%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.31%) SOA
12 4 (3.31%) Integration Testing
12 4 (3.31%) Test Automation
12 4 (3.31%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.76%) Python
2 43 (35.54%) SQL
3 41 (33.88%) PHP
4 38 (31.40%) JavaScript
5 33 (27.27%) Perl
6 32 (26.45%) C#
7 30 (24.79%) Java
8 20 (16.53%) PowerShell
9 15 (12.40%) Bash Shell
10 12 (9.92%) C
11 11 (9.09%) C++
12 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.83%) VB
13 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) OSCP
2 4 (3.31%) OSCE
2 4 (3.31%) CCNA
2 4 (3.31%) CISSP
2 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.31%) CEH
3 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) QA
2 8 (6.61%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.61%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (13.22%) Hyper-V
2 14 (11.57%) vSphere
3 6 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.96%) Snort
3 6 (4.96%) Nmap
4 3 (2.48%) KVM
5 2 (1.65%) Xen
6 1 (0.83%) QEMU
6 1 (0.83%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) Nessus
2 5 (4.13%) Puppet
2 5 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) Opsview
3 1 (0.83%) Ganeti
3 1 (0.83%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) VMware
2 10 (8.26%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.44%) Citrix
4 7 (5.79%) Juniper
4 7 (5.79%) Sybase
4 7 (5.79%) Cisco
5 6 (4.96%) Imperva
5 6 (4.96%) Sophos
6 4 (3.31%) NetApp
7 2 (1.65%) Cognos
7 2 (1.65%) Tableau
7 2 (1.65%) Percona
7 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.65%) Zend
8 1 (0.83%) Facebook
8 1 (0.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.83%) Demandware
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle
8 1 (0.83%) Adobe
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