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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 109 152 144
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 126 75 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.44% 1.35% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.72% 3.70% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 119 64 78
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
2202 2026 2400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.72% 36.48% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1969 1705 1943
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +46 90 £52,500 +16.66% 8
Maidenhead +6 15 £55,000 +4.76%
Newbury +20 3 £55,000 -
Bracknell +8 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Slough -4 3 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Wokingham -23 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 151 (60.89%) Python
2 144 (58.06%) Linux
3 105 (42.34%) Java
4 99 (39.92%) Perl
5 92 (37.10%) Firewall
6 87 (35.08%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (31.85%) JavaScript
8 74 (29.84%) VMware
8 74 (29.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 72 (29.03%) PowerShell
9 72 (29.03%) ITIL
9 72 (29.03%) Red Hat
10 70 (28.23%) SQL
11 65 (26.21%) PHP
12 64 (25.81%) SCCM
13 63 (25.40%) Finance
14 61 (24.60%) Windows
15 58 (23.39%) Amazon AWS
16 56 (22.58%) vSphere
17 55 (22.18%) HTML
18 54 (21.77%) CSS
18 54 (21.77%) Hyper-V
19 48 (19.35%) QA
20 45 (18.15%) Microsoft Azure
20 45 (18.15%) SaaS
21 44 (17.74%) Puppet
21 44 (17.74%) Cisco IOS
21 44 (17.74%) Cisco
22 42 (16.94%) Capacity Planning
22 42 (16.94%) Git (software)

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 26 (10.48%) Node.js
2 17 (6.85%) JBoss
3 14 (5.65%) nginx
3 14 (5.65%) OpenStack
4 8 (3.23%) Apache
4 8 (3.23%) Drupal
5 7 (2.82%) CMS
6 5 (2.02%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.21%) Alfresco
7 3 (1.21%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.21%) Confluence
7 3 (1.21%) Liferay
7 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.21%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.40%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.40%) Eucalyptus
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (6.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (23.39%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (18.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (18.15%) SaaS
3 29 (11.69%) OpenShift
4 11 (4.44%) PaaS
5 7 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.82%) IaaS
6 5 (2.02%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (2.02%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.02%) CloudFront
6 5 (2.02%) Route 53
6 5 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.21%) CloudBees
8 2 (0.81%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 92 (37.10%) Firewall
2 44 (17.74%) Cisco IOS
3 41 (16.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 32 (12.90%) LAN
4 32 (12.90%) WAN
5 18 (7.26%) TCP/IP
6 14 (5.65%) DNS
7 13 (5.24%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (4.44%) Network Security
9 9 (3.63%) Internet
10 3 (1.21%) HTTP
10 3 (1.21%) SSL
11 1 (0.40%) H.323
11 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.40%) SNMP
11 1 (0.40%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.11%) MySQL
2 22 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (6.05%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.03%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.61%) Big Data
7 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.21%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.21%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.81%) Redis
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (16.94%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.08%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (5.65%) Cucumber
4 11 (4.44%) Subversion
5 9 (3.63%) Selenium
6 8 (3.23%) JUnit
7 6 (2.42%) JIRA
8 5 (2.02%) Maven
8 5 (2.02%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.61%) Ant
10 3 (1.21%) DbUnit
10 3 (1.21%) JMeter
10 3 (1.21%) jMock
10 3 (1.21%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.21%) Mockito
11 2 (0.81%) ANTLR
11 2 (0.81%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.81%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (25.40%) Finance
2 28 (11.29%) Retail
3 17 (6.85%) Marketing
4 12 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.44%) Electronics
6 7 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.81%) Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 95 (38.31%) Developer
2 38 (15.32%) Administrator
3 35 (14.11%) Ruby Developer
4 30 (12.10%) Cloud Engineer
4 30 (12.10%) VMware Engineer
5 28 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
5 28 (11.29%) Senior Developer
6 27 (10.89%) C++ Developer
7 25 (10.08%) Linux Engineer
8 23 (9.27%) SQL Developer
9 22 (8.87%) PHP Developer
10 20 (8.06%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 19 (7.66%) HTML CSS Developer
11 19 (7.66%) HTML Developer
11 19 (7.66%) Senior PHP Developer
11 19 (7.66%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 19 (7.66%) Senior SQL Developer
12 17 (6.85%) Architect
12 17 (6.85%) Python Developer
13 16 (6.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.18%) HTML
2 54 (21.77%) CSS
3 40 (16.13%) Web Services
4 35 (14.11%) AngularJS
5 33 (13.31%) Ruby on Rails
6 29 (11.69%) HTML5
7 27 (10.89%) CSS3
7 27 (10.89%) Middleware
8 16 (6.45%) .NET
9 15 (6.05%) Backbone.js
10 14 (5.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 14 (5.65%) STL
11 12 (4.84%) Ajax
11 12 (4.84%) jQuery
11 12 (4.84%) Sass
12 9 (3.63%) LAMP
13 7 (2.82%) Ember.js
13 7 (2.82%) Grails
13 7 (2.82%) Spring
13 7 (2.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.53%) EMC VNX
2 27 (10.89%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.47%) Visualisation
4 20 (8.06%) Hybrid Cloud
5 16 (6.45%) Data Centre
6 12 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.63%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.02%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.61%) FMCG
10 3 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.81%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.81%) User Experience
12 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.40%) iPad
12 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 144 (58.06%) Linux
2 61 (24.60%) Windows
3 31 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (11.29%) Unix
5 26 (10.48%) Windows Server
6 15 (6.05%) CentOS
7 13 (5.24%) Ubuntu
7 13 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.21%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.81%) Debian
10 1 (0.40%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.40%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.40%) Solaris
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.08%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (29.03%) ITIL
3 42 (16.94%) Capacity Planning
3 42 (16.94%) Mentoring
4 38 (15.32%) Data Protection
5 34 (13.71%) Migration
5 34 (13.71%) TDD
6 31 (12.50%) DevOps
6 31 (12.50%) Scrum
7 30 (12.10%) MVC
8 26 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (10.48%) Open Source
9 23 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (9.27%) OOP
10 21 (8.47%) BDD
10 21 (8.47%) Customer Engagement
10 21 (8.47%) Data Visualisation
11 19 (7.66%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (7.26%) Software Engineering
13 16 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (60.89%) Python
2 105 (42.34%) Java
3 99 (39.92%) Perl
4 79 (31.85%) JavaScript
5 72 (29.03%) PowerShell
6 70 (28.23%) SQL
7 65 (26.21%) PHP
8 41 (16.53%) C++
9 40 (16.13%) Bash Shell
10 17 (6.85%) Groovy
11 16 (6.45%) C
11 16 (6.45%) Shell Script
12 14 (5.65%) C#
13 4 (1.61%) Scala
14 3 (1.21%) VB
15 2 (0.81%) Prolog
16 1 (0.40%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (11.69%) ITIL Certification
2 28 (11.29%) Degree
3 12 (4.84%) MCSA
3 12 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.02%) AWS Certification
4 5 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.61%) CCIE
5 4 (1.61%) CEPT
5 4 (1.61%) CHFI
5 4 (1.61%) CISM
5 4 (1.61%) CISSP
5 4 (1.61%) GREM
6 3 (1.21%) GCFA
6 3 (1.21%) GCFE
6 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) CCNA
8 1 (0.40%) CCNP
8 1 (0.40%) ISEB
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (19.35%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) HIPAA
2 4 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.21%) COBIT
3 3 (1.21%) COSO
4 1 (0.40%) FISMA
4 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 74 (29.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (22.58%) vSphere
3 54 (21.77%) Hyper-V
4 33 (13.31%) VMware ESX
5 29 (11.69%) Active Directory
6 24 (9.68%) Docker
7 13 (5.24%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.61%) Firmware
9 3 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.81%) iptables
11 1 (0.40%) Ceph
11 1 (0.40%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.40%) KVM
11 1 (0.40%) Snort
11 1 (0.40%) Varnish
11 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 64 (25.81%) SCCM
2 44 (17.74%) Puppet
3 41 (16.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 41 (16.53%) WSUS
4 25 (10.08%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (9.27%) SCOM
5 23 (9.27%) SCVMM
5 23 (9.27%) Windows Intune
6 6 (2.42%) Ansible
7 4 (1.61%) Nagios
8 3 (1.21%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.40%) Cacti
9 1 (0.40%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.40%) Ganeti
9 1 (0.40%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.40%) Nessus
9 1 (0.40%) Nmap
9 1 (0.40%) OpenView
9 1 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 74 (29.84%) VMware
2 72 (29.03%) Red Hat
3 44 (17.74%) Cisco
4 41 (16.53%) EMC
4 41 (16.53%) Qualys
5 35 (14.11%) Oracle
6 28 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 28 (11.29%) RightScale
7 16 (6.45%) Citrix
8 12 (4.84%) F5
9 8 (3.23%) Sun
10 7 (2.82%) SAP
11 6 (2.42%) CA
12 5 (2.02%) Canon
13 4 (1.61%) HP
13 4 (1.61%) Splunk
14 3 (1.21%) IBM
15 2 (0.81%) Perforce
15 2 (0.81%) SaltStack
16 1 (0.40%) Imperva
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago