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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 84 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.84% 0.86% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.03% 1.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 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
443 533 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 41.52% 50.86% 56.96%
Number of salaries quoted 378 455 627
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 £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 23 January 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (73.68%) PHP
3 12 (63.16%) MySQL
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle
4 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 11 (57.89%) Apache
4 11 (57.89%) Subversion
5 10 (52.63%) Degree
5 10 (52.63%) OO
5 10 (52.63%) Java
6 9 (47.37%) Scrum
7 8 (42.11%) HTML
7 8 (42.11%) OOP
8 7 (36.84%) C#
9 6 (31.58%) LAMP
9 6 (31.58%) Java SE
9 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
9 6 (31.58%) Zend
9 6 (31.58%) jQuery
9 6 (31.58%) SaaS
10 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
10 5 (26.32%) Load Testing
10 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
10 5 (26.32%) JIRA
10 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
10 5 (26.32%) JMeter
10 5 (26.32%) Windows
10 5 (26.32%) Python
10 5 (26.32%) SQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 11 (57.89%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Subversion
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) JMeter
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (26.32%) Trac
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) LAMP
3 6 (31.58%) Java SE
3 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) CSS3
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Zend Framework
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Java EE
5 2 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
2 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) OOP
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Load Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) OOD
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
8 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) PHP
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Zend