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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 39 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.22% 3.59% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.43% 7.14% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
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
129 126 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 40.95% 50.20% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 104 117 90
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £39,246
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) XML
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Scrum
1 18 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
1 18 (100.00%) Ajax
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 18 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 18 (100.00%) WCF
1 18 (100.00%) LINQ
1 18 (100.00%) jQuery
1 18 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 18 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Moq
1 18 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 18 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) OOD
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 17 (94.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 18 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 18 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 18 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Web Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Senior Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) XML
1 18 (100.00%) Ajax
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 18 (100.00%) WCF
1 18 (100.00%) LINQ
1 18 (100.00%) jQuery
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 18 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 17 (94.44%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) OOD
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Scrum
1 18 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
1 18 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 17 (94.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) VBScript
2 17 (94.44%) VB.NET
3 12 (66.67%) VB
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft