The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 131 114 130
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.13% 0.71% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 1.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 2
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +42.24%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1065 1124 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.17% 56.74% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1048 897
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Buckinghamshire region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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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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
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Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (80.00%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) Ajax
3 8 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (46.67%) Web Development
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
4 7 (46.67%) Python
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) Ext JS
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) MVC
6 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (13.33%) REST

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) CouchDB
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Moq
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
3 1 (6.67%) PEAR
3 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (6.67%) PhpStorm
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) Ajax
3 8 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) Ext JS
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (13.33%) REST
6 2 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) LINQ
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 7 (46.67%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Objective-C
6 3 (20.00%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) PHP5
7 1 (6.67%) Haskell
7 1 (6.67%) Erlang
7 1 (6.67%) Lisp
7 1 (6.67%) Pascal
7 1 (6.67%) Delphi
7 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
7 1 (6.67%) F#
7 1 (6.67%) Groovy
7 1 (6.67%) OCaml
7 1 (6.67%) Scala
7 1 (6.67%) Clojure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Brocade
2 1 (6.67%) Intel
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) Polycom
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