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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 146 145 145
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 81 80 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.47% 1.48% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.93% 3.40% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71 75 68
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
2063 2352 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.35% 43.57% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1735 1933 2096
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +15 46 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Wokingham - 9 £42,500 - 1
Slough -6 8 £42,500 -10.52%
Windsor -9 6 £40,000 - 2
Bracknell -13 5 £52,500 +10.52%
Newbury -2 4 - -
Maidenhead -7 3 £52,500 +75.00%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 72 (49.32%) Python
2 68 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.04%) Java
4 55 (37.67%) Linux
5 51 (34.93%) JavaScript
6 50 (34.25%) HTML
7 48 (32.88%) PHP
8 42 (28.77%) MVC
9 40 (27.40%) Git (software)
10 39 (26.71%) Perl
10 39 (26.71%) Windows
11 38 (26.03%) SQL
12 32 (21.92%) CSS
13 30 (20.55%) C++
13 30 (20.55%) NoSQL
13 30 (20.55%) jQuery
14 29 (19.86%) Web Development
15 28 (19.18%) Ruby on Rails
15 28 (19.18%) Web Application Development
15 28 (19.18%) C#
16 27 (18.49%) TDD
17 25 (17.12%) Software Engineering
17 25 (17.12%) Open Source
17 25 (17.12%) C
17 25 (17.12%) MySQL
18 24 (16.44%) HTML5
19 23 (15.75%) UNIX
20 22 (15.07%) Node.js
21 21 (14.38%) BDD
21 21 (14.38%) Computer Science

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 22 (15.07%) Node.js
2 13 (8.90%) Apache
3 6 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.11%) JBoss
3 6 (4.11%) CMS
3 6 (4.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.11%) nginx
4 5 (3.42%) IIS
5 3 (2.05%) ColdFusion
5 3 (2.05%) Confluence
5 3 (2.05%) MediaWiki
6 2 (1.37%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.37%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.37%) Drupal
6 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.70%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.42%) Firewall
2 5 (3.42%) Network Security
3 3 (2.05%) IPsec
3 3 (2.05%) VPN
3 3 (2.05%) IPv6
3 3 (2.05%) OSPF
3 3 (2.05%) BGP
3 3 (2.05%) EIGRP
3 3 (2.05%) LDAP
3 3 (2.05%) LAN
3 3 (2.05%) WAN
4 2 (1.37%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.55%) NoSQL
2 25 (17.12%) MySQL
3 20 (13.70%) SQL Server
4 13 (8.90%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.53%) MongoDB
6 10 (6.85%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.74%) Big Data
8 2 (1.37%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (27.40%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.38%) Selenium
3 11 (7.53%) Ant
3 11 (7.53%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.85%) Subversion
5 9 (6.16%) JIRA
6 8 (5.48%) WebDriver
6 8 (5.48%) Hudson
7 7 (4.79%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.11%) JUnit
8 6 (4.11%) Appium
9 5 (3.42%) Maven
10 4 (2.74%) Robolectric
10 4 (2.74%) Grunt
11 2 (1.37%) Calabash
11 2 (1.37%) AnthillPro
11 2 (1.37%) Metasploit
11 2 (1.37%) RSpec
11 2 (1.37%) JBehave
11 2 (1.37%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 8 (5.48%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.11%) Banking
4 3 (2.05%) Advertising
5 2 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 66 (45.21%) Developer
2 20 (13.70%) Technical Support
2 20 (13.70%) Support Engineer
2 20 (13.70%) Technical Support Engineer
2 20 (13.70%) Technical Engineer
3 18 (12.33%) .NET Developer
4 14 (9.59%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 12 (8.22%) Web Developer
6 11 (7.53%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.85%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) QA Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Agile Test Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (34.25%) HTML
2 32 (21.92%) CSS
3 30 (20.55%) jQuery
4 28 (19.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 24 (16.44%) HTML5
6 20 (13.70%) RESTful
7 19 (13.01%) .NET
8 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (12.33%) WCF
8 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET
9 14 (9.59%) JSP
10 13 (8.90%) CSS3
11 11 (7.53%) Sass
11 11 (7.53%) JSON
11 11 (7.53%) Web Services
12 10 (6.85%) XML
12 10 (6.85%) LAMP
13 8 (5.48%) AngularJS
14 7 (4.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) Open Source
2 21 (14.38%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.53%) User Experience
4 4 (2.74%) W3C
4 4 (2.74%) iPad
5 3 (2.05%) Wiki
6 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (37.67%) Linux
2 39 (26.71%) Windows
3 23 (15.75%) UNIX
4 18 (12.33%) Mac OS X
5 8 (5.48%) CentOS
5 8 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.79%) Debian
7 5 (3.42%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.42%) Solaris
8 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.05%) VMS
10 1 (0.68%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.68%) Android
10 1 (0.68%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.77%) MVC
3 29 (19.86%) Web Development
4 28 (19.18%) Web Application Development
5 27 (18.49%) TDD
6 25 (17.12%) Software Engineering
7 21 (14.38%) BDD
8 20 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (13.01%) Scrum
10 14 (9.59%) DevOps
11 12 (8.22%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.85%) Integration Testing
13 9 (6.16%) Automated Testing
14 8 (5.48%) Test Automation
14 8 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (4.79%) Identity Management
15 7 (4.79%) OOP
16 6 (4.11%) OO
16 6 (4.11%) SOA
16 6 (4.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 72 (49.32%) Python
2 57 (39.04%) Java
3 51 (34.93%) JavaScript
4 48 (32.88%) PHP
5 39 (26.71%) Perl
6 38 (26.03%) SQL
7 30 (20.55%) C++
8 28 (19.18%) C#
9 25 (17.12%) C
10 20 (13.70%) Bash Shell
11 9 (6.16%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.74%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.37%) XPath
13 2 (1.37%) Groovy
13 2 (1.37%) VBScript
13 2 (1.37%) XQuery
13 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.68%) Scala
14 1 (0.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 17 (11.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) VCP4
2 2 (1.37%) CCIE
2 2 (1.37%) CISSP
2 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.37%) CNA
2 2 (1.37%) CNE
2 2 (1.37%) Novell Certification
2 2 (1.37%) CISM
2 2 (1.37%) CHFI
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.96%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.74%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.74%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.74%) vSphere
3 3 (2.05%) KVM
3 3 (2.05%) Postfix
3 3 (2.05%) XenServer
3 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.05%) Samba
4 2 (1.37%) Snort
4 2 (1.37%) Nmap
5 1 (0.68%) Xen
5 1 (0.68%) Ceph
5 1 (0.68%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 14 (9.59%) Puppet
2 10 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.16%) ZABBIX
4 6 (4.11%) Nagios
5 3 (2.05%) Salt
6 2 (1.37%) Nessus
7 1 (0.68%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.68%) Ganeti
7 1 (0.68%) Graphite
7 1 (0.68%) collectd
Vendors
1 13 (8.90%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.16%) VMware
3 8 (5.48%) Sybase
4 5 (3.42%) Google
5 4 (2.74%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.05%) Percona
6 3 (2.05%) Citrix
7 2 (1.37%) Juniper
7 2 (1.37%) Cognos
7 2 (1.37%) Cisco
7 2 (1.37%) Imperva
7 2 (1.37%) Splunk
7 2 (1.37%) Tableau
7 2 (1.37%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.37%) Sophos
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, UK or Bristol, UK
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago