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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 147 139 168
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 69 81 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.37% 1.48% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 3.80% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 61 79 46
Average salary £47,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.94% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
1863 2129 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.05% 39.00% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1792 1922
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 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 22 May 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
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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 -5 47 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Slough -2 9 £52,500 +10.52%
Bracknell +15 6 £90,000 +80.00%
Newbury - 2 £30,000 -
Windsor -17 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 111 (74.00%) Python
2 81 (54.00%) PHP
3 69 (46.00%) Linux
4 66 (44.00%) Java
5 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (36.67%) Perl
7 50 (33.33%) HTML
8 48 (32.00%) Windows
9 46 (30.67%) JavaScript
10 41 (27.33%) Git (software)
11 32 (21.33%) jQuery
11 32 (21.33%) Bash Shell
11 32 (21.33%) UNIX
12 31 (20.67%) SQL
13 30 (20.00%) Open Source
13 30 (20.00%) Selenium
14 28 (18.67%) Software Engineering
15 26 (17.33%) CSS
15 26 (17.33%) MVC
15 26 (17.33%) AngularJS
16 25 (16.67%) Puppet
16 25 (16.67%) HTML5
17 24 (16.00%) MySQL
17 24 (16.00%) C++
18 22 (14.67%) TDD
19 21 (14.00%) Ruby on Rails
19 21 (14.00%) CSS3
19 21 (14.00%) DevOps
20 20 (13.33%) NoSQL
20 20 (13.33%) JIRA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (12.00%) Apache
2 15 (10.00%) JBoss
2 15 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 13 (8.67%) Node.js
4 8 (5.33%) IIS
5 7 (4.67%) Apache Solr
5 7 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.00%) CMS
7 5 (3.33%) nginx
8 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.00%) Drupal
8 3 (2.00%) Confluence
8 3 (2.00%) MediaWiki
9 2 (1.33%) Eucalyptus
9 2 (1.33%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.67%) SaaS
2 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.67%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.67%) Heroku
6 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.67%) TCP/IP
2 17 (11.33%) Firewall
3 7 (4.67%) Network Security
4 6 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.67%) Internet
6 3 (2.00%) OSPF
6 3 (2.00%) BGP
6 3 (2.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (2.00%) IPsec
6 3 (2.00%) WAN
6 3 (2.00%) LAN
6 3 (2.00%) LDAP
6 3 (2.00%) IPv6
6 3 (2.00%) VPN
7 2 (1.33%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.33%) SNMP
8 1 (0.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.00%) MySQL
2 20 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.33%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.33%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (27.33%) Git (software)
2 30 (20.00%) Selenium
3 20 (13.33%) JIRA
4 19 (12.67%) Ant
5 15 (10.00%) JUnit
5 15 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 13 (8.67%) Subversion
7 9 (6.00%) WebDriver
8 8 (5.33%) Hudson
9 6 (4.00%) Cucumber
9 6 (4.00%) Appium
10 4 (2.67%) GNU Toolchain
10 4 (2.67%) Grunt
10 4 (2.67%) Robolectric
10 4 (2.67%) Maven
11 3 (2.00%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.33%) Capybara
12 2 (1.33%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.33%) RSpec
12 2 (1.33%) JBehave
General
1 6 (4.00%) Finance
2 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.33%) Advertising
3 2 (1.33%) Legal
3 2 (1.33%) Military
4 1 (0.67%) Electronics
4 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.67%) Banking
4 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (29.33%) Developer
2 23 (15.33%) Support Engineer
2 23 (15.33%) Software Engineer
3 20 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 19 (12.67%) Technical Support
4 19 (12.67%) Technical Support Engineer
5 17 (11.33%) Java Developer
6 16 (10.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 15 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (8.67%) Security Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Front-End Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) QA Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (33.33%) HTML
2 32 (21.33%) jQuery
3 26 (17.33%) CSS
3 26 (17.33%) AngularJS
4 25 (16.67%) HTML5
5 21 (14.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 21 (14.00%) CSS3
6 19 (12.67%) .NET
6 19 (12.67%) JSON
7 17 (11.33%) XML
8 15 (10.00%) PhoneGap
9 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET
9 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (6.67%) Backbone.js
10 10 (6.67%) RESTful
11 9 (6.00%) J2EE
12 8 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (4.67%) WCF
13 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (2.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.00%) Open Source
2 20 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.67%) User Experience
4 5 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.67%) iPad
5 4 (2.67%) W3C
6 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.00%) Wiki
7 2 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.33%) Bitcoin
7 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.33%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.67%) DTV
8 1 (0.67%) Clustering
8 1 (0.67%) Replication
8 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 69 (46.00%) Linux
2 48 (32.00%) Windows
3 32 (21.33%) UNIX
4 20 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 9 (6.00%) Debian
6 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.67%) CentOS
7 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.67%) Software Engineering
3 26 (17.33%) MVC
4 22 (14.67%) TDD
5 21 (14.00%) DevOps
6 16 (10.67%) Web Development
6 16 (10.67%) Identity Management
6 16 (10.67%) Scrum
6 16 (10.67%) OOP
7 15 (10.00%) SOA
7 15 (10.00%) BDD
7 15 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 13 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (8.67%) Web Application Development
9 12 (8.00%) Cyber Security
9 12 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.33%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (74.00%) Python
2 81 (54.00%) PHP
3 66 (44.00%) Java
4 55 (36.67%) Perl
5 46 (30.67%) JavaScript
6 32 (21.33%) Bash Shell
7 31 (20.67%) SQL
8 24 (16.00%) C++
9 17 (11.33%) C
10 12 (8.00%) C#
11 8 (5.33%) Objective-C
12 6 (4.00%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.67%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.33%) XPath
14 2 (1.33%) Scala
14 2 (1.33%) Groovy
14 2 (1.33%) XQuery
14 2 (1.33%) VBScript
15 1 (0.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) Degree
2 7 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.00%) CISSP
4 5 (3.33%) CISM
4 5 (3.33%) CCIE
5 3 (2.00%) CNA
5 3 (2.00%) CNE
5 3 (2.00%) Novell Certification
5 3 (2.00%) CHFI
6 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.33%) CCNP
7 1 (0.67%) CCNA
7 1 (0.67%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.33%) QA
2 15 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (8.67%) HIPAA
4 5 (3.33%) SLA
5 2 (1.33%) FISMA
6 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.67%) Samba
3 3 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.00%) Postfix
3 3 (2.00%) XenServer
3 3 (2.00%) Snort
3 3 (2.00%) iptables
4 2 (1.33%) Varnish
4 2 (1.33%) Docker
4 2 (1.33%) KVM
4 2 (1.33%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 25 (16.67%) Puppet
2 17 (11.33%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.33%) Nagios
4 11 (7.33%) ZABBIX
5 6 (4.00%) Ansible
5 6 (4.00%) Cacti
6 5 (3.33%) Salt
7 3 (2.00%) Nessus
8 2 (1.33%) Capistrano
8 2 (1.33%) collectd
8 2 (1.33%) Graphite
8 2 (1.33%) Nmap
8 2 (1.33%) Ganglia
8 2 (1.33%) OpenView
8 2 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.67%) Rsyslog
9 1 (0.67%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.67%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.00%) VMware
3 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.00%) PayPal
5 4 (2.67%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.67%) Splunk
5 4 (2.67%) SaltStack
5 4 (2.67%) Google
5 4 (2.67%) Cisco
6 3 (2.00%) Citrix
7 2 (1.33%) Imperva
7 2 (1.33%) Dell
7 2 (1.33%) Juniper
7 2 (1.33%) BMC
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle
7 2 (1.33%) Sophos
8 1 (0.67%) Symantec
8 1 (0.67%) McAfee
8 1 (0.67%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) LogLogic
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Novate IT Ltd
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Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago