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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 149 156 151
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 69 77 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.20% 1.31% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.48% 3.01% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 57 71 73
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1984 2558 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.38% 43.48% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 2024 2243
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 December 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 December 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
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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 +9 28 £42,500 -17.07% 2
Wokingham - 18 £42,500 - 1
Slough -12 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Windsor -14 2 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Maidenhead +3 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 49 (38.89%) Python
4 46 (36.51%) HTML
5 45 (35.71%) Linux
6 41 (32.54%) PHP
7 40 (31.75%) Java
8 39 (30.95%) MVC
9 36 (28.57%) C#
10 35 (27.78%) CSS
11 33 (26.19%) Web Development
12 31 (24.60%) SQL
13 30 (23.81%) NoSQL
14 28 (22.22%) Web Application Development
15 27 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
15 27 (21.43%) Git (software)
15 27 (21.43%) Perl
16 26 (20.63%) TDD
17 24 (19.05%) jQuery
18 22 (17.46%) Open Source
18 22 (17.46%) BDD
18 22 (17.46%) Windows
19 21 (16.67%) .NET
19 21 (16.67%) MySQL
19 21 (16.67%) SQL Server
19 21 (16.67%) RESTful
19 21 (16.67%) Software Engineering
20 20 (15.87%) HTML5
20 20 (15.87%) Node.js
20 20 (15.87%) Business Intelligence

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 20 (15.87%) Node.js
2 11 (8.73%) Apache
3 9 (7.14%) Drupal
4 4 (3.17%) IIS
5 3 (2.38%) nginx
5 3 (2.38%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.59%) CMS
6 2 (1.59%) Plone
6 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.59%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (1.59%) WordPress
6 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.79%) Movable Type
7 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) SaaS
2 4 (3.17%) PaaS
2 4 (3.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.73%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.59%) Wireless
3 1 (0.79%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 21 (16.67%) MySQL
2 21 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.90%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.94%) RDBMS
4 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.38%) Big Data
6 2 (1.59%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.73%) Selenium
3 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.35%) WebDriver
5 6 (4.76%) Hudson
6 5 (3.97%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.97%) RSpec
7 4 (3.17%) Ant
7 4 (3.17%) Maven
8 3 (2.38%) Capybara
8 3 (2.38%) Subversion
9 2 (1.59%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.59%) JIRA
9 2 (1.59%) JBehave
9 2 (1.59%) AnthillPro
10 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.79%) Firebug
10 1 (0.79%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (15.08%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.70%) Finance
3 15 (11.90%) Banking
4 3 (2.38%) Advertising
4 3 (2.38%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (49.21%) Developer
2 18 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 18 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 17 (13.49%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 12 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) Technical Support Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) Support Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) Technical Support
6 8 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Architect
8 5 (3.97%) Tester
8 5 (3.97%) Applications Architect
8 5 (3.97%) Web Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) DevOps Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Penetration Tester
9 4 (3.17%) Analyst
10 3 (2.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (36.51%) HTML
2 35 (27.78%) CSS
3 27 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 24 (19.05%) jQuery
5 21 (16.67%) RESTful
5 21 (16.67%) .NET
6 20 (15.87%) HTML5
7 19 (15.08%) JSP
7 19 (15.08%) ASP.NET
8 18 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (14.29%) WCF
8 18 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (13.49%) Web Services
10 13 (10.32%) XHTML
10 13 (10.32%) Sass
11 12 (9.52%) LAMP
11 12 (9.52%) Ajax
12 8 (6.35%) JSON
13 7 (5.56%) XML
14 3 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Open Source
2 10 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.76%) User Experience
4 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.59%) SCADA
6 1 (0.79%) Social Media
6 1 (0.79%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) W3C
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.79%) Animation
6 1 (0.79%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.71%) Linux
2 22 (17.46%) Windows
3 12 (9.52%) UNIX
4 10 (7.94%) Mac OS X
5 8 (6.35%) Solaris
6 7 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.97%) CentOS
8 3 (2.38%) Android
9 2 (1.59%) Debian
9 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.59%) VMS
9 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.79%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.79%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.95%) MVC
3 33 (26.19%) Web Development
4 28 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 26 (20.63%) TDD
6 22 (17.46%) BDD
7 21 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 20 (15.87%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (15.08%) Scrum
10 13 (10.32%) DevOps
11 12 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (7.94%) Integration Testing
13 8 (6.35%) Mentoring
14 7 (5.56%) User Stories
14 7 (5.56%) Test Automation
14 7 (5.56%) CRM
15 6 (4.76%) E-Commerce
15 6 (4.76%) Configuration Management
15 6 (4.76%) Line Management
16 5 (3.97%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 49 (38.89%) Python
3 41 (32.54%) PHP
4 40 (31.75%) Java
5 36 (28.57%) C#
6 31 (24.60%) SQL
7 27 (21.43%) Perl
8 17 (13.49%) C++
8 17 (13.49%) C
9 12 (9.52%) PowerShell
10 10 (7.94%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.59%) XPath
12 2 (1.59%) Groovy
12 2 (1.59%) XQuery
12 2 (1.59%) VBScript
13 1 (0.79%) Clojure
13 1 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) ISEB
2 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (6.35%) Hyper-V
1 8 (6.35%) vSphere
2 3 (2.38%) KVM
3 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Xen
4 1 (0.79%) Ceph
4 1 (0.79%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) Puppet
2 9 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.17%) Nagios
3 4 (3.17%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.79%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.79%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 9 (7.14%) Sybase
1 9 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 9 (7.14%) VMware
2 3 (2.38%) Percona
3 2 (1.59%) Zend
3 2 (1.59%) Tableau
3 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.59%) Juniper
3 2 (1.59%) Cognos
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe
4 1 (0.79%) Citrix
4 1 (0.79%) NetApp
4 1 (0.79%) Google
4 1 (0.79%) Facebook
4 1 (0.79%) Twitter
4 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
Wokingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Blue Town Online
Salary: £6k bonus+£8k car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago