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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 119 142 142
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 97 88 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.00% 1.60% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 4.38% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 97 78 81
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2001 2009 2228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.21% 36.47% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1677 1886
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +15 59 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Newbury +5 12 £57,500 +91.66% 2
Bracknell -3 10 £55,000 -38.88% 1
Maidenhead +12 3 £55,000 +31.73%
Slough -5 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 147 (64.76%) Python
2 144 (63.44%) Linux
3 97 (42.73%) Perl
4 89 (39.21%) Java
5 87 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (36.56%) Firewall
7 69 (30.40%) JavaScript
8 67 (29.52%) Red Hat
9 63 (27.75%) Amazon AWS
10 62 (27.31%) VMware
10 62 (27.31%) PowerShell
11 61 (26.87%) Windows
12 59 (25.99%) VMware Infrastructure
13 58 (25.55%) ITIL
14 55 (24.23%) DevOps
15 53 (23.35%) vSphere
15 53 (23.35%) SCCM
16 52 (22.91%) SQL
17 51 (22.47%) PHP
17 51 (22.47%) Data Protection
18 50 (22.03%) Puppet
19 49 (21.59%) Git (software)
20 48 (21.15%) HTML
20 48 (21.15%) Finance
20 48 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
21 46 (20.26%) Jenkins
22 45 (19.82%) CSS
22 45 (19.82%) QA
23 44 (19.38%) Web Services
24 43 (18.94%) Hyper-V

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 31 (13.66%) OpenStack
2 29 (12.78%) nginx
3 27 (11.89%) JBoss
4 24 (10.57%) Node.js
5 13 (5.73%) Apache
6 12 (5.29%) WebSphere
6 12 (5.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (3.08%) Drupal
8 6 (2.64%) Apache Spark
9 5 (2.20%) CMS
9 5 (2.20%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.76%) CloudStack
10 4 (1.76%) Eucalyptus
11 3 (1.32%) Alfresco
11 3 (1.32%) Confluence
11 3 (1.32%) Liferay
12 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 17 (7.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (3.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (27.75%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (11.89%) SaaS
4 18 (7.93%) OpenShift
5 12 (5.29%) CloudBees
6 9 (3.96%) PaaS
7 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.88%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.88%) Route 53
7 2 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Heroku
8 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (36.56%) Firewall
2 33 (14.54%) Cisco IOS
3 32 (14.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (11.45%) DNS
5 25 (11.01%) LAN
5 25 (11.01%) TCP/IP
5 25 (11.01%) WAN
6 14 (6.17%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (2.64%) Internet
7 6 (2.64%) SSL
8 4 (1.76%) HTTP
9 3 (1.32%) Network Security
10 2 (0.88%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.44%) H.323
11 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.44%) SNMP
11 1 (0.44%) SSH
11 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.66%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (13.22%) Hadoop
3 22 (9.69%) MySQL
4 7 (3.08%) Big Data
5 6 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (2.64%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.76%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.76%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.32%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.32%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (21.59%) Git (software)
2 46 (20.26%) Jenkins
3 26 (11.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (8.37%) Subversion
5 17 (7.49%) Maven
6 13 (5.73%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.52%) Selenium
8 5 (2.20%) JUnit
9 4 (1.76%) Ant
9 4 (1.76%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.32%) DbUnit
10 3 (1.32%) JIRA
10 3 (1.32%) JMeter
10 3 (1.32%) jMock
10 3 (1.32%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.32%) Mockito
11 2 (0.88%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.88%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.88%) RSpec
11 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (21.15%) Finance
2 41 (18.06%) Retail
3 18 (7.93%) Marketing
4 14 (6.17%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.96%) Electronics
5 9 (3.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (32.16%) Developer
2 32 (14.10%) Cloud Engineer
3 29 (12.78%) Administrator
4 27 (11.89%) C++ Developer
4 27 (11.89%) Ruby Developer
5 26 (11.45%) Linux Administrator
6 24 (10.57%) Python Developer
7 23 (10.13%) Cloud Administrator
7 23 (10.13%) VMware Engineer
8 16 (7.05%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 16 (7.05%) Senior Developer
9 15 (6.61%) HTML Developer
9 15 (6.61%) PHP Developer
10 14 (6.17%) HTML CSS Developer
10 14 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (6.17%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (5.29%) Consultant
11 12 (5.29%) DevOps Consultant
11 12 (5.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 12 (5.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (21.15%) HTML
2 45 (19.82%) CSS
3 44 (19.38%) Web Services
4 31 (13.66%) AngularJS
5 27 (11.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 22 (9.69%) Middleware
7 17 (7.49%) .NET
7 17 (7.49%) LAMP
8 15 (6.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 15 (6.61%) STL
9 10 (4.41%) CSS3
9 10 (4.41%) HTML5
10 9 (3.96%) Ajax
10 9 (3.96%) Backbone.js
11 7 (3.08%) Sass
11 7 (3.08%) Spring
12 6 (2.64%) Grails
12 6 (2.64%) jQuery
12 6 (2.64%) Spring MVC
13 4 (1.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.42%) Visualisation
2 32 (14.10%) EMC VNX
3 23 (10.13%) Computer Science
4 16 (7.05%) Data Centre
5 15 (6.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.96%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.76%) iPad
9 2 (0.88%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.88%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.88%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) User Experience
10 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 144 (63.44%) Linux
2 61 (26.87%) Windows
3 40 (17.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (13.66%) CentOS
5 29 (12.78%) Windows Server
6 26 (11.45%) Ubuntu
7 22 (9.69%) Unix
8 11 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.32%) Android
9 3 (1.32%) FreeBSD
9 3 (1.32%) OpenBSD
10 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.44%) Debian
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.44%) Solaris
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (25.55%) ITIL
3 55 (24.23%) DevOps
4 51 (22.47%) Data Protection
5 41 (18.06%) Scrum
6 36 (15.86%) Capacity Planning
7 35 (15.42%) Customer Engagement
7 35 (15.42%) Data Visualisation
8 31 (13.66%) Mentoring
9 27 (11.89%) Open Source
10 25 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (11.01%) Migration
11 24 (10.57%) Configuration Management
11 24 (10.57%) TDD
12 22 (9.69%) MVC
13 21 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (9.25%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (8.81%) Cybersecurity
15 18 (7.93%) Data Management
16 17 (7.49%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 147 (64.76%) Python
2 97 (42.73%) Perl
3 89 (39.21%) Java
4 69 (30.40%) JavaScript
5 62 (27.31%) PowerShell
6 52 (22.91%) SQL
7 51 (22.47%) PHP
8 41 (18.06%) C++
9 39 (17.18%) Bash Shell
10 17 (7.49%) Shell Script
11 14 (6.17%) Groovy
12 12 (5.29%) C
13 9 (3.96%) C#
14 3 (1.32%) Scala
15 2 (0.88%) VB
16 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (10.13%) Degree
2 19 (8.37%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (4.85%) MCSA
3 11 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.88%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.88%) CCIE
5 2 (0.88%) CEPT
5 2 (0.88%) CHFI
5 2 (0.88%) CISM
5 2 (0.88%) CISSP
5 2 (0.88%) GCFA
5 2 (0.88%) GCFE
5 2 (0.88%) GREM
5 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) CCNA
6 1 (0.44%) CCNP
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (19.82%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) HIPAA
2 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) COBIT
3 1 (0.44%) COSO
3 1 (0.44%) SDET
System Software
1 59 (25.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (23.35%) vSphere
3 43 (18.94%) Hyper-V
4 40 (17.62%) Docker
5 28 (12.33%) Active Directory
5 28 (12.33%) VMware ESX
6 14 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.76%) GlusterFS
7 4 (1.76%) Varnish
8 3 (1.32%) Ceph
8 3 (1.32%) KVM
9 2 (0.88%) QEMU
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (23.35%) SCCM
2 50 (22.03%) Puppet
3 40 (17.62%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (14.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 32 (14.10%) WSUS
5 21 (9.25%) SCOM
5 21 (9.25%) SCVMM
5 21 (9.25%) Windows Intune
6 16 (7.05%) Ansible
7 10 (4.41%) Nagios
8 6 (2.64%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.76%) Cacti
9 4 (1.76%) Ganglia
9 4 (1.76%) OpenView
9 4 (1.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (1.32%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.32%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 67 (29.52%) Red Hat
2 62 (27.31%) VMware
3 35 (15.42%) Cisco
4 32 (14.10%) EMC
4 32 (14.10%) Qualys
5 26 (11.45%) Oracle
6 24 (10.57%) F5
6 24 (10.57%) Microsoft
7 23 (10.13%) RightScale
8 17 (7.49%) Citrix
9 12 (5.29%) IBM
10 9 (3.96%) SAP
11 6 (2.64%) Splunk
12 5 (2.20%) Zend
13 4 (1.76%) BMC
13 4 (1.76%) CA
13 4 (1.76%) Sun
14 3 (1.32%) HP
14 3 (1.32%) SaltStack
15 2 (0.88%) Nimble Storage
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago