The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 158 168 167
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 60 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 0.83% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 2.10% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 59
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2093 2141 2976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.14% 39.47% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1924 2599
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
South East

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 July 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 11 July 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 +9 38 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Slough +10 7 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Windsor +1 4 £43,750 +19.86%
Maidenhead - 3 £40,000 - 1
Ascot +1 1 £37,500 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 89 (61.81%) Python
2 74 (51.39%) Linux
3 61 (42.36%) PHP
4 54 (37.50%) Perl
5 44 (30.56%) Open Source
6 42 (29.17%) Git (software)
7 35 (24.31%) SQL
8 31 (21.53%) Internet
8 31 (21.53%) Node.js
9 30 (20.83%) C#
9 30 (20.83%) Windows
10 29 (20.14%) Web Services
10 29 (20.14%) Java
10 29 (20.14%) MySQL
11 27 (18.75%) .NET
11 27 (18.75%) Bash Shell
12 25 (17.36%) Web Application Development
12 25 (17.36%) DevOps
13 23 (15.97%) Ruby on Rails
13 23 (15.97%) QA
13 23 (15.97%) Apache
14 22 (15.28%) TDD
14 22 (15.28%) Puppet
15 21 (14.58%) NoSQL
15 21 (14.58%) MVC
16 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET
16 20 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (13.89%) Drupal
16 20 (13.89%) BDD
17 19 (13.19%) Opscode Chef

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 31 (21.53%) Node.js
2 23 (15.97%) Apache
3 20 (13.89%) Drupal
4 13 (9.03%) nginx
5 12 (8.33%) Eucalyptus
6 9 (6.25%) CMS
7 6 (4.17%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.78%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.78%) ColdFusion
8 4 (2.78%) WordPress
9 2 (1.39%) Plone
9 2 (1.39%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) MS Office
2 7 (4.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Magento
2 3 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.11%) SaaS
2 16 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (9.03%) PaaS
4 9 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.78%) Office 365
6 3 (2.08%) IaaS
7 2 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.53%) Internet
2 18 (12.50%) Firewall
3 14 (9.72%) tcpdump
4 7 (4.86%) Network Security
5 6 (4.17%) NetScaler
6 5 (3.47%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.78%) IPv4
7 4 (2.78%) IPv6
7 4 (2.78%) VLAN
8 3 (2.08%) DNS
9 2 (1.39%) DHCP
10 1 (0.69%) HTTP
10 1 (0.69%) SSH
10 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.69%) AMQP
10 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.14%) MySQL
2 21 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
4 16 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.78%) Redis
6 4 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.11%) Selenium
3 15 (10.42%) Metasploit
4 14 (9.72%) Subversion
5 11 (7.64%) WebDriver
6 8 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.86%) RSpec
8 4 (2.78%) Capybara
9 2 (1.39%) Gradle
9 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.39%) Hudson
9 2 (1.39%) GNU Toolchain
9 2 (1.39%) Ant
10 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.69%) Maven
10 1 (0.69%) JIRA
10 1 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
General
1 13 (9.03%) Finance
2 10 (6.94%) Marketing
3 7 (4.86%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.08%) Electronics
5 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (29.17%) Developer
2 20 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 18 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (10.42%) Security Engineer
5 13 (9.03%) Consultant
6 10 (6.94%) Senior Test Engineer
6 10 (6.94%) Test Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 9 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 9 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Administrator
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 7 (4.86%) Junior
9 7 (4.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.86%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.14%) Web Services
2 27 (18.75%) .NET
3 23 (15.97%) Ruby on Rails
4 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 19 (13.19%) WCF
5 19 (13.19%) RESTful
5 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 15 (10.42%) Django
8 14 (9.72%) jQuery
8 14 (9.72%) LAMP
8 14 (9.72%) HTML
8 14 (9.72%) CSS
9 13 (9.03%) Backbone.js
10 12 (8.33%) Sensu
11 9 (6.25%) J2EE
11 9 (6.25%) XML
12 7 (4.86%) CSS3
12 7 (4.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (30.56%) Open Source
2 11 (7.64%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.17%) FMCG
3 6 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.08%) Social Network
4 3 (2.08%) DTV
4 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.39%) iDTV
5 2 (1.39%) Xbox
6 1 (0.69%) Wiki
6 1 (0.69%) Blog
6 1 (0.69%) Clustering
6 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 74 (51.39%) Linux
2 30 (20.83%) Windows
3 18 (12.50%) UNIX
4 16 (11.11%) CentOS
5 14 (9.72%) Ubuntu
6 10 (6.94%) Android
6 10 (6.94%) Apple iOS
7 9 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.47%) Debian
9 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.69%) AIX
10 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.36%) Web Application Development
1 25 (17.36%) DevOps
2 22 (15.28%) TDD
3 21 (14.58%) MVC
4 20 (13.89%) BDD
5 15 (10.42%) Configuration Management
6 14 (9.72%) Web Development
7 13 (9.03%) Content Management
7 13 (9.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (9.03%) SIEM
8 11 (7.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (7.64%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (6.25%) Workflow
11 8 (5.56%) Scrum
11 8 (5.56%) Project Management
12 7 (4.86%) Product Management
13 6 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (61.81%) Python
2 61 (42.36%) PHP
3 54 (37.50%) Perl
4 35 (24.31%) SQL
5 30 (20.83%) C#
6 29 (20.14%) Java
7 27 (18.75%) Bash Shell
8 18 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 17 (11.81%) VB.NET
10 16 (11.11%) VB
11 15 (10.42%) PowerShell
12 10 (6.94%) C++
13 4 (2.78%) C
14 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.69%) C-shell
14 1 (0.69%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (8.33%) CISSP
1 12 (8.33%) OSCP
1 12 (8.33%) OSCE
2 11 (7.64%) CEH
3 7 (4.86%) Degree
4 6 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.17%) CCNA
5 5 (3.47%) RHCE
6 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) ISEB
7 1 (0.69%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.97%) QA
2 16 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 16 (11.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 15 (10.42%) Nmap
2 14 (9.72%) Snort
3 12 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.33%) Varnish
4 11 (7.64%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.86%) vSphere
5 7 (4.86%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.47%) Xen
7 1 (0.69%) NFS
7 1 (0.69%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (15.28%) Puppet
2 19 (13.19%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (10.42%) Nessus
4 14 (9.72%) Nagios
5 12 (8.33%) Cacti
5 12 (8.33%) Ganglia
5 12 (8.33%) OpenView
5 12 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.69%) Opsview
6 1 (0.69%) YUM
Vendors
1 17 (11.81%) Red Hat
2 16 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.72%) Sophos
3 14 (9.72%) Imperva
4 12 (8.33%) Splunk
4 12 (8.33%) VMware
4 12 (8.33%) BMC
4 12 (8.33%) Oracle
5 10 (6.94%) Citrix
6 9 (6.25%) Demandware
7 7 (4.86%) Cisco
7 7 (4.86%) Sun
8 6 (4.17%) JBoss
8 6 (4.17%) Juniper
9 4 (2.78%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.08%) NetApp
10 3 (2.08%) SAP
11 2 (1.39%) Twitter
11 2 (1.39%) Zend
12 1 (0.69%) Percona
Reading, Berkshire
Kainos Software
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Kainos
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Shares, Paid for training
Posted: 22 days ago