The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 82 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.13% 0.65% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
571 548 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.57% 51.07% 44.70%
Number of salaries quoted 504 483 378
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
Buckinghamshire

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 1 August 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 (92.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (85.71%) Degree
3 11 (78.57%) Mathematics
3 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (57.14%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (42.86%) Banking
6 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
7 5 (35.71%) Retail
7 5 (35.71%) WFM
8 4 (28.57%) jQuery
8 4 (28.57%) Subversion
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) Apache
8 4 (28.57%) C#
8 4 (28.57%) PHP
8 4 (28.57%) MySQL
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 4 (28.57%) OOP
9 3 (21.43%) Java SE
9 3 (21.43%) Open Source
9 3 (21.43%) Zend
10 2 (14.29%) Product Management
10 2 (14.29%) SaaS
10 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (14.29%) LAMP
11 1 (7.14%) TDD
11 1 (7.14%) Java

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Behat
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) Java SE
4 2 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Mathematics
1 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) WFM
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Zend
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago