The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 46 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 44 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.36% 3.36% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.18% 6.22% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 32
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,400 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,527
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.36%
Ruby
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
613 418 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 74.67% 54.01% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 537 342 452
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Ruby
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Oxford

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 71 (73.96%) Python
2 59 (61.46%) JavaScript
3 38 (39.58%) Ruby on Rails
4 37 (38.54%) TDD
5 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (37.50%) C++
5 36 (37.50%) HTML
6 34 (35.42%) Java
6 34 (35.42%) CSS
7 33 (34.38%) NoSQL
7 33 (34.38%) AngularJS
8 31 (32.29%) MongoDB
8 31 (32.29%) SQL
9 30 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 29 (30.21%) Linux
11 27 (28.13%) .NET
12 26 (27.08%) PHP
13 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 23 (23.96%) Web Services
14 23 (23.96%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (22.92%) C#
16 20 (20.83%) RESTful
16 20 (20.83%) Subversion
16 20 (20.83%) DevOps
17 19 (19.79%) Big Data
17 19 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (19.79%) MySQL
18 18 (18.75%) Computer Science
18 18 (18.75%) Mathematics
18 18 (18.75%) High Availability

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.46%) Apache
1 11 (11.46%) nginx
1 11 (11.46%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.38%) Jetty
3 6 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.21%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Heroku
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) AMQP
3 1 (1.04%) Skype
3 1 (1.04%) SSH
3 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) NoSQL
2 31 (32.29%) MongoDB
3 19 (19.79%) Big Data
3 19 (19.79%) MySQL
4 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (7.29%) CouchDB
6 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (20.83%) Subversion
3 9 (9.38%) Gradle
3 9 (9.38%) Maven
4 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.17%) Ant
5 4 (4.17%) Grunt
5 4 (4.17%) gulp
5 4 (4.17%) RSpec
6 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.04%) NUnit
General
1 3 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (76.04%) Developer
2 30 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (20.83%) AWS Developer
3 20 (20.83%) Python Developer
4 16 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 15 (15.63%) Agile Developer
6 14 (14.58%) Administrator
6 14 (14.58%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (14.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (13.54%) Java Developer
7 13 (13.54%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 12 (12.50%) C# Developer
8 12 (12.50%) Linux Scripter
8 12 (12.50%) Software Engineer
9 11 (11.46%) Angular Developer
9 11 (11.46%) Ruby Developer
10 10 (10.42%) .NET Developer
10 10 (10.42%) MongoDB Developer
11 9 (9.38%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.58%) Ruby on Rails
2 36 (37.50%) HTML
3 34 (35.42%) CSS
4 33 (34.38%) AngularJS
5 27 (28.13%) .NET
6 23 (23.96%) Web Services
7 20 (20.83%) RESTful
8 16 (16.67%) HTML5
9 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET
10 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (12.50%) Django
12 11 (11.46%) CSS3
13 10 (10.42%) REST
14 9 (9.38%) Spring
15 7 (7.29%) React
16 6 (6.25%) Backbone.js
17 5 (5.21%) Lucene
17 5 (5.21%) Node.js
17 5 (5.21%) Padrino
17 5 (5.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 18 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 10 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.38%) NHS
4 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.33%) Physics
5 7 (7.29%) Algorithms
6 6 (6.25%) Graphic Design
6 6 (6.25%) User Experience
7 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.08%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.08%) iPhone
8 1 (1.04%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.21%) Linux
2 9 (9.38%) Windows
3 7 (7.29%) Android
4 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.08%) CentOS
7 2 (2.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.54%) TDD
2 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 23 (23.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (20.83%) DevOps
6 18 (18.75%) High Availability
7 15 (15.63%) MVC
8 13 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.54%) Software Architecture
9 11 (11.46%) OOD
9 11 (11.46%) Open Source
9 11 (11.46%) Web Development
10 9 (9.38%) Analytics
10 9 (9.38%) Build Automation
10 9 (9.38%) OO
10 9 (9.38%) Scrum
11 7 (7.29%) Data Security
11 7 (7.29%) SOLID
11 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 71 (73.96%) Python
2 59 (61.46%) JavaScript
3 36 (37.50%) C++
4 34 (35.42%) Java
5 31 (32.29%) SQL
6 26 (27.08%) PHP
7 22 (22.92%) C#
8 17 (17.71%) Perl
9 9 (9.38%) Bash Shell
9 9 (9.38%) Scala
10 7 (7.29%) MATLAB
11 4 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.08%) R
13 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Degree
2 5 (5.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) ISO13485
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.17%) Docker
3 2 (2.08%) Postfix
4 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) Puppet
2 13 (13.54%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) VMware
2 12 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.04%) Acronis
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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