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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 100 107 133
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 32 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.53% 0.66% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 1.36% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 8
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
976 958 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 46.79% 49.00% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 884 859 852
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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
Milton Keynes +1 13 £42,500 +8.97% 3
High Wycombe 0 9 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Marlow +3 6 £32,500 +4.83% 2
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (73.68%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) jQuery
3 17 (44.74%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (39.47%) PHP
5 14 (36.84%) CSS
5 14 (36.84%) TDD
6 13 (34.21%) Retail
6 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
6 13 (34.21%) .NET
6 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
6 13 (34.21%) MVC
6 13 (34.21%) OO
6 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
7 12 (31.58%) HTML
7 12 (31.58%) Java
7 12 (31.58%) Banking
7 12 (31.58%) Degree
8 11 (28.95%) Mathematics
8 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
8 11 (28.95%) Finance
9 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (26.32%) Sass
10 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
10 9 (23.68%) Node.js
10 9 (23.68%) BDD
10 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
10 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
10 9 (23.68%) RESTful

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (23.68%) Node.js
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.26%) Moq
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) Behat
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (34.21%) Retail
2 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 11 (28.95%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Web Developer
3 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) jQuery
2 17 (44.74%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (36.84%) CSS
4 13 (34.21%) .NET
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
6 10 (26.32%) Sass
7 9 (23.68%) RESTful
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (18.42%) WCF
8 7 (18.42%) JSP
8 7 (18.42%) XHTML
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) CSS3
10 4 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 3 (7.89%) Java SE
12 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Mathematics
1 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Open Source
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) TDD
2 13 (34.21%) MVC
2 13 (34.21%) OO
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Web Application Development
4 9 (23.68%) BDD
5 8 (21.05%) Web Development
6 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.16%) WFM
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) OOP
9 2 (5.26%) Product Management
9 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (5.26%) Web Design
9 2 (5.26%) ITIL
9 2 (5.26%) OOD
10 1 (2.63%) Mobile Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) PHP
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Telerik
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