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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 168 186 186
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 57 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.96% 0.75% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 1.80% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 52 41 39
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
2157 2333 2722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.44% 41.55% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 2032 2409
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 £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +10 39 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Wokingham - 7 £30,000 - 1
Slough +8 5 £51,500 +10.75% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £40,000 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (48.36%) Python
2 50 (40.98%) Linux
3 48 (39.34%) PHP
4 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
5 33 (27.05%) C#
5 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (26.23%) HTML
6 32 (26.23%) SQL
7 31 (25.41%) CSS
8 29 (23.77%) Windows
9 27 (22.13%) Java
9 27 (22.13%) Perl
10 25 (20.49%) Web Development
10 25 (20.49%) Open Source
11 24 (19.67%) Git (software)
12 22 (18.03%) jQuery
12 22 (18.03%) PowerShell
12 22 (18.03%) Ruby on Rails
13 20 (16.39%) Telecoms
13 20 (16.39%) Finance
14 19 (15.57%) Web Application Development
15 18 (14.75%) Node.js
15 18 (14.75%) MVC
15 18 (14.75%) VMware
15 18 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (14.75%) Hyper-V
15 18 (14.75%) Bash Shell
15 18 (14.75%) NoSQL
16 17 (13.93%) QA
16 17 (13.93%) Selenium

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (14.75%) Node.js
2 11 (9.02%) Drupal
3 6 (4.92%) Apache
3 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.10%) CMS
5 4 (3.28%) ColdFusion
5 4 (3.28%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.28%) WordPress
6 2 (1.64%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (1.64%) Plone
7 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.82%) Movable Type
7 1 (0.82%) nginx
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Magento
2 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.48%) SaaS
2 4 (3.28%) PaaS
2 4 (3.28%) Office 365
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.28%) IaaS
3 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.02%) Firewall
2 10 (8.20%) Internet
3 8 (6.56%) tcpdump
4 7 (5.74%) NetScaler
4 7 (5.74%) Network Security
5 4 (3.28%) VLAN
5 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.28%) IPv4
5 4 (3.28%) IPv6
6 2 (1.64%) Wireless
7 1 (0.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) NoSQL
2 14 (11.48%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.02%) MySQL
4 9 (7.38%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.56%) RDBMS
5 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.28%) Redis
8 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.82%) Big Data
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.93%) Selenium
3 14 (11.48%) WebDriver
4 8 (6.56%) RSpec
4 8 (6.56%) Metasploit
5 7 (5.74%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.28%) Capybara
7 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.64%) Hudson
8 2 (1.64%) Subversion
8 2 (1.64%) JIRA
9 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.82%) Firebug
9 1 (0.82%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.82%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.82%) Gradle
9 1 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (16.39%) Telecoms
1 20 (16.39%) Finance
2 14 (11.48%) Banking
3 7 (5.74%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Electronics
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (36.89%) Developer
2 16 (13.11%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (11.48%) Web Developer
4 13 (10.66%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 12 (9.84%) .NET Developer
6 11 (9.02%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (8.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Consultant
8 9 (7.38%) Test Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Test Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Tester
9 5 (4.10%) Web Engineer
10 4 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.28%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (3.28%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (3.28%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.23%) HTML
2 31 (25.41%) CSS
3 22 (18.03%) Ruby on Rails
3 22 (18.03%) jQuery
4 16 (13.11%) .NET
5 13 (10.66%) RESTful
5 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET
5 13 (10.66%) HTML5
6 12 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (9.84%) WCF
6 12 (9.84%) Web Services
7 10 (8.20%) Sass
8 9 (7.38%) XHTML
8 9 (7.38%) Ajax
9 8 (6.56%) JSP
10 7 (5.74%) LAMP
10 7 (5.74%) XML
10 7 (5.74%) Backbone.js
10 7 (5.74%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.49%) Open Source
2 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.64%) Social Network
5 2 (1.64%) Xbox
5 2 (1.64%) User Experience
5 2 (1.64%) DTV
5 2 (1.64%) iDTV
5 2 (1.64%) SCADA
6 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.82%) W3C
6 1 (0.82%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.82%) Animation
6 1 (0.82%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.82%) Social Media
6 1 (0.82%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (0.82%) FMCG
6 1 (0.82%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 50 (40.98%) Linux
2 29 (23.77%) Windows
3 12 (9.84%) UNIX
4 10 (8.20%) CentOS
4 10 (8.20%) Ubuntu
5 8 (6.56%) Solaris
6 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.10%) Android
8 2 (1.64%) Debian
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.82%) OpenBSD
9 1 (0.82%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.49%) Web Development
3 19 (15.57%) Web Application Development
4 18 (14.75%) MVC
5 17 (13.93%) TDD
6 14 (11.48%) BDD
7 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.38%) CRM
10 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.74%) Scrum
10 7 (5.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (5.74%) SIEM
10 7 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.92%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (4.92%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.10%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.10%) Content Management
13 4 (3.28%) Ethical Hacking
13 4 (3.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.36%) Python
2 48 (39.34%) PHP
3 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 33 (27.05%) C#
5 32 (26.23%) SQL
6 27 (22.13%) Java
6 27 (22.13%) Perl
7 22 (18.03%) PowerShell
8 18 (14.75%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.74%) VB
9 7 (5.74%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.74%) C++
10 5 (4.10%) C
11 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.82%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) OSCP
2 5 (4.10%) OSCE
2 5 (4.10%) CEH
2 5 (4.10%) CISSP
3 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.28%) CCNA
4 2 (1.64%) ISEB
4 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) QA
2 10 (8.20%) PCI DSS
2 10 (8.20%) HIPAA
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (14.75%) Hyper-V
2 14 (11.48%) vSphere
3 8 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.56%) Snort
3 8 (6.56%) Nmap
4 4 (3.28%) Xen
5 3 (2.46%) KVM
6 1 (0.82%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) Nessus
2 5 (4.10%) Puppet
2 5 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.82%) Opsview
3 1 (0.82%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) VMware
2 11 (9.02%) Red Hat
2 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) Citrix
3 8 (6.56%) Sophos
3 8 (6.56%) Imperva
4 7 (5.74%) Cisco
4 7 (5.74%) Juniper
5 4 (3.28%) NetApp
5 4 (3.28%) Oracle
5 4 (3.28%) Sybase
6 3 (2.46%) Demandware
7 2 (1.64%) Twitter
7 2 (1.64%) SAP
7 2 (1.64%) Zend
8 1 (0.82%) Tableau
8 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.82%) Cognos
8 1 (0.82%) Adobe
8 1 (0.82%) Percona
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