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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 27 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 12 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.40% - 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% - 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
92 136 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 33.70% 52.71% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 81 113 136
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 January 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 23 (95.83%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 20 (83.33%) jQuery
3 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (75.00%) MVC
5 15 (62.50%) .NET
6 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 14 (58.33%) TDD
6 14 (58.33%) WCF
6 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (45.83%) Ajax
8 11 (45.83%) Scrum
8 11 (45.83%) Extreme Programming
8 11 (45.83%) XML
8 11 (45.83%) OOD
8 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
8 11 (45.83%) Moq
8 11 (45.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (45.83%) LINQ
8 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
8 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (45.83%) ReSharper
8 11 (45.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (45.83%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (37.50%) HTML5

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
1 11 (45.83%) Moq
1 11 (45.83%) ReSharper
1 11 (45.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 9 (37.50%) Web Developer
5 8 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
1 20 (83.33%) jQuery
2 15 (62.50%) .NET
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 14 (58.33%) WCF
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (45.83%) Ajax
5 11 (45.83%) XML
5 11 (45.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 11 (45.83%) LINQ
5 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
5 11 (45.83%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (37.50%) HTML5
7 9 (37.50%) Backbone.js
7 9 (37.50%) CSS3
7 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 9 (37.50%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) MVC
3 14 (58.33%) TDD
4 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 11 (45.83%) Extreme Programming
4 11 (45.83%) OOD
4 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
5 9 (37.50%) OO
6 7 (29.17%) CRUD
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) OOP
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 2 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) PHP
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft