The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 41 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.42% 4.35% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.88% 8.66% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -1.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Ruby
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 127 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 36.65% 50.20% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 85 117 95
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Ruby
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Ruby Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) jQuery
2 16 (94.12%) MVC
2 16 (94.12%) Ajax
2 16 (94.12%) JSON
3 15 (88.24%) ReSharper
3 15 (88.24%) WCF
3 15 (88.24%) LINQ
3 15 (88.24%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (88.24%) .NET Framework
3 15 (88.24%) OOD
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) Scrum
3 15 (88.24%) Extreme Programming
3 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (88.24%) TDD
3 15 (88.24%) VB.NET
3 15 (88.24%) Visual Studio
3 15 (88.24%) XML
3 15 (88.24%) ITIL
3 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
3 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
3 15 (88.24%) VBScript
3 15 (88.24%) C#
3 15 (88.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (88.24%) Unit Testing

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2005
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Visual Studio
1 15 (88.24%) ReSharper
1 15 (88.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (88.24%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) Grunt
2 1 (5.88%) gulp
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 15 (88.24%) Senior Developer
2 15 (88.24%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) jQuery
2 16 (94.12%) JSON
2 16 (94.12%) Ajax
3 15 (88.24%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (88.24%) .NET Framework
3 15 (88.24%) XML
3 15 (88.24%) WCF
3 15 (88.24%) LINQ
3 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (88.24%) Entity Framework
3 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 15 (88.24%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) MVC
2 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 15 (88.24%) Scrum
2 15 (88.24%) Extreme Programming
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 15 (88.24%) Unit Testing
2 15 (88.24%) OOD
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) VBScript
2 15 (88.24%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) VB.NET
3 11 (64.71%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft