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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 80 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.00% 0.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.23% 1.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
493 533 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 44.98% 52.41% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 457 612
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) Ruby on Rails
3 11 (64.71%) OO
3 11 (64.71%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) MySQL
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle
5 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 9 (52.94%) OOP
5 9 (52.94%) Apache
5 9 (52.94%) Subversion
6 8 (47.06%) C#
7 7 (41.18%) Java
7 7 (41.18%) Java SE
7 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
7 7 (41.18%) Zend
7 7 (41.18%) jQuery
8 6 (35.29%) Scrum
8 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
9 5 (29.41%) HTML
9 5 (29.41%) Python
9 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
9 5 (29.41%) Open Source
10 4 (23.53%) LAMP
10 4 (23.53%) TDD
10 4 (23.53%) Retail
10 4 (23.53%) SaaS
11 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 3 (17.65%) CSS
11 3 (17.65%) Finance

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Trac
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.76%) JMeter
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (41.18%) Java SE
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) LAMP
5 3 (17.65%) Zend Framework
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) Java EE
6 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) OOP
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Load Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Product Management
6 2 (11.76%) OOD
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) PHP
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) C++
6 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Zend