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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 95 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.71% 1.13% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 2.28% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 7
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £49,750 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
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
609 571 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 43.25% 49.57% 51.07%
Number of salaries quoted 529 504 483
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 22 (70.97%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) PHP
4 16 (51.61%) MySQL
5 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
5 15 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (41.94%) Apache
6 13 (41.94%) Nagios
7 12 (38.71%) OO
7 12 (38.71%) Puppet
8 11 (35.48%) SaaS
9 10 (32.26%) Java
9 10 (32.26%) LAMP
9 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
10 9 (29.03%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (29.03%) C#
10 9 (29.03%) HTML
11 8 (25.81%) CSS
11 8 (25.81%) OOP
11 8 (25.81%) Scrum
11 8 (25.81%) Opsview
12 7 (22.58%) RESTful
12 7 (22.58%) Apache ServiceMix
12 7 (22.58%) Subversion
12 7 (22.58%) MVC
12 7 (22.58%) Web Development
12 7 (22.58%) Python
12 7 (22.58%) Perl
13 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
13 6 (19.35%) SQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 13 (41.94%) Apache
2 7 (22.58%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (16.13%) nginx
4 4 (12.90%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) SaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) VPN
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) Subversion
3 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) NetBeans
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Trac
5 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Perl Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) LAMP
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
4 7 (22.58%) RESTful
5 6 (19.35%) jQuery
6 5 (16.13%) Java SE
7 4 (12.90%) JSON
7 4 (12.90%) .NET
7 4 (12.90%) XML
7 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (9.68%) REST
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
8 3 (9.68%) SOAP
8 3 (9.68%) WCF
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
4 4 (12.90%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) OO
3 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.81%) OOP
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) Web Development
6 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 6 (19.35%) DevOps
7 5 (16.13%) BDD
8 4 (12.90%) Open Source
8 4 (12.90%) WFM
9 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.23%) SOA
11 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
11 1 (3.23%) Load Testing
11 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
11 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) PHP
2 10 (32.26%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 7 (22.58%) Perl
4 7 (22.58%) Python
5 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
7 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.45%) Scala
9 1 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (41.94%) Nagios
3 12 (38.71%) Puppet
4 8 (25.81%) Opsview
5 5 (16.13%) ZABBIX
5 5 (16.13%) Cacti
5 5 (16.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) Rackspace
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Zend
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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