The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 88 88 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 22 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.53% 0.41% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 0.88% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 9
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £38,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
694 566 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.13% 46.82% 56.23%
Number of salaries quoted 612 511 653
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Ruby
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) MySQL
3 18 (64.29%) PHP
4 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (57.14%) Apache
6 15 (53.57%) Java
6 15 (53.57%) SaaS
7 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 14 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (46.43%) Ruby on Rails
9 12 (42.86%) Subversion
9 12 (42.86%) LAMP
9 12 (42.86%) Nagios
10 11 (39.29%) Scrum
10 11 (39.29%) Apache ServiceMix
10 11 (39.29%) Puppet
11 10 (35.71%) HTML
11 10 (35.71%) Oracle
11 10 (35.71%) Windows
12 9 (32.14%) SQL
12 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
13 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
13 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
14 7 (25.00%) Opsview
14 7 (25.00%) OOP
14 7 (25.00%) OO
14 7 (25.00%) JIRA
15 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
15 6 (21.43%) Load Testing
15 6 (21.43%) Web Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (57.14%) Apache
2 11 (39.29%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) SaaS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) VPN
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (42.86%) Subversion
3 7 (25.00%) JIRA
4 6 (21.43%) JMeter
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (21.43%) Trac
5 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
5 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.14%) NetBeans
6 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
7 1 (3.57%) JUnit
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Performance Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Performance Test Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (42.86%) LAMP
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 4 (14.29%) Java SE
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (7.14%) Java EE
6 2 (7.14%) JSON
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.14%) RESTful
6 2 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.57%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.00%) OOP
4 7 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Load Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Web Development
5 6 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) WFM
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) BDD
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Testing
8 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) PHP
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.86%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) Perl
5 4 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (42.86%) Nagios
3 11 (39.29%) Puppet
4 7 (25.00%) Opsview
5 5 (17.86%) ZABBIX
5 5 (17.86%) Cacti
5 5 (17.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Rackspace
3 2 (7.14%) Zend
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.57%) Apple