The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 94 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 29 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.40% 0.71% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 1.55% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 9
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +41.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
961 841 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 46.43% 46.08% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 859 762 829
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
High Wycombe +2 11 £40,000 -1.84% 2
Marlow +7 8 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Milton Keynes -13 8 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (72.73%) C#
2 19 (43.18%) jQuery
3 18 (40.91%) Ruby on Rails
3 18 (40.91%) PHP
4 17 (38.64%) OO
5 16 (36.36%) TDD
5 16 (36.36%) Retail
6 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (31.82%) Degree
6 14 (31.82%) MVC
6 14 (31.82%) .NET
6 14 (31.82%) HTML
6 14 (31.82%) Java
6 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
6 14 (31.82%) CSS
6 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
7 13 (29.55%) Banking
8 12 (27.27%) Mathematics
8 12 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 12 (27.27%) BDD
8 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 12 (27.27%) RESTful
8 12 (27.27%) Node.js
8 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
8 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
8 12 (27.27%) Sass
8 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (27.27%) Node.js
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) Behat
General
1 16 (36.36%) Retail
2 13 (29.55%) Banking
2 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
3 11 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (9.09%) Marketing
5 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.27%) Publishing
6 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Web Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) jQuery
2 18 (40.91%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (31.82%) HTML
3 14 (31.82%) .NET
3 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 14 (31.82%) CSS
3 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (27.27%) RESTful
4 12 (27.27%) Sass
4 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (15.91%) HTML5
5 7 (15.91%) CSS3
5 7 (15.91%) JSP
5 7 (15.91%) XHTML
5 7 (15.91%) WCF
6 4 (9.09%) Java SE
6 4 (9.09%) Backbone.js
6 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (6.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 12 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Open Source
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) OO
2 16 (36.36%) TDD
3 14 (31.82%) MVC
3 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.27%) BDD
4 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 8 (18.18%) Web Development
6 6 (13.64%) OOP
7 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) WFM
7 5 (11.36%) CRUD
8 4 (9.09%) Web Design
9 3 (6.82%) Product Management
10 2 (4.55%) Scrum
11 1 (2.27%) Mobile Commerce
11 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) C#
2 18 (40.91%) PHP
3 14 (31.82%) Java
4 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Zend
3 1 (2.27%) Telerik
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago