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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 27 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.60% - 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.13% - 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £47,500 - £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
93 108 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 34.70% 48.00% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 78 94 112
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 22 (95.65%) C#
1 22 (95.65%) CSS
1 22 (95.65%) jQuery
2 19 (82.61%) MVC
3 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) .NET
4 16 (69.57%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (65.22%) Ajax
5 15 (65.22%) .NET Framework
5 15 (65.22%) ReSharper
5 15 (65.22%) WCF
5 15 (65.22%) LINQ
5 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (65.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (65.22%) Moq
5 15 (65.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (65.22%) Unity DI Container
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
5 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
5 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
5 15 (65.22%) XML
5 15 (65.22%) TDD
5 15 (65.22%) OOD
5 15 (65.22%) Scrum
5 15 (65.22%) Extreme Programming
6 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (39.13%) JavaScript

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
1 15 (65.22%) ReSharper
1 15 (65.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (65.22%) Moq
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Ruby Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) CSS
1 22 (95.65%) jQuery
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (65.22%) .NET Framework
3 15 (65.22%) XML
3 15 (65.22%) Ajax
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (65.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 15 (65.22%) WCF
3 15 (65.22%) LINQ
3 15 (65.22%) Unity DI Container
4 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (30.43%) Backbone.js
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) CSS3
5 7 (30.43%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) MVC
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) TDD
3 15 (65.22%) Scrum
3 15 (65.22%) Extreme Programming
3 15 (65.22%) OOD
3 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
4 6 (26.09%) OO
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) CRUD
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Coaching
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) PHP
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) VBScript
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft