The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 55 76 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 26 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.52% 0.98% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 1.68% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 34
Average salary £43,000 £60,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.92% +15.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
423 476 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 57.32% 58.48% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 377 407 551
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 37 (82.22%) Python
2 27 (60.00%) Perl
3 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 21 (46.67%) CSS
5 20 (44.44%) HTML
6 19 (42.22%) Linux
7 15 (33.33%) Open Source
8 14 (31.11%) Windows
8 14 (31.11%) VMware
9 13 (28.89%) Debian
10 12 (26.67%) Java
10 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
11 11 (24.44%) Puppet
11 11 (24.44%) Android
11 11 (24.44%) jQuery
11 11 (24.44%) SAN
11 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
11 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
11 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (22.22%) TDD
12 10 (22.22%) LAMP
12 10 (22.22%) Blackberry
12 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
12 10 (22.22%) Cisco
12 10 (22.22%) Juniper
12 10 (22.22%) PHP
12 10 (22.22%) Solaris
12 10 (22.22%) iPhone
12 10 (22.22%) CentOS
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Phone

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (6.67%) Apache
1 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) WordPress
2 1 (2.22%) Drupal
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (15.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (15.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 14 (31.11%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (28.89%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (28.89%) Administrator
4 9 (20.00%) Graduate
5 7 (15.56%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Python Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Chief Technology Officer
7 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Junior
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Python/Django Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Junior Test Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
11 1 (2.22%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) CSS
2 20 (44.44%) HTML
3 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 11 (24.44%) jQuery
5 10 (22.22%) LAMP
6 9 (20.00%) HTML5
7 8 (17.78%) .NET
7 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
7 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (15.56%) NumPy
9 6 (13.33%) Pandas
9 6 (13.33%) Web Services
10 5 (11.11%) REST
11 3 (6.67%) CSS3
12 2 (4.44%) Django
13 1 (2.22%) RESTful
13 1 (2.22%) Sass
13 1 (2.22%) PhoneGap
13 1 (2.22%) Twisted
13 1 (2.22%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Open Source
2 10 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 10 (22.22%) iPhone
3 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
3 7 (15.56%) User Experience
4 6 (13.33%) Statistics
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.22%) Social Media
7 1 (2.22%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 14 (31.11%) Windows
3 13 (28.89%) Debian
4 11 (24.44%) Android
4 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
5 10 (22.22%) Solaris
5 10 (22.22%) CentOS
5 10 (22.22%) Windows Phone
6 3 (6.67%) Fedora
7 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX
8 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
1 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) OO
3 7 (15.56%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (15.56%) Analytics
4 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps
7 2 (4.44%) BDD
7 2 (4.44%) Web Development
7 2 (4.44%) Kanban
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
8 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.22%) MVC
8 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.22%) Web Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) Python
2 27 (60.00%) Perl
3 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.67%) Java
5 10 (22.22%) PHP
6 8 (17.78%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) MATLAB
7 7 (15.56%) C++
8 5 (11.11%) R
9 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
10 3 (6.67%) C
10 3 (6.67%) C#
11 1 (2.22%) Groovy
11 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) VMware
2 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco
2 10 (22.22%) Juniper
3 7 (15.56%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Personnel IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits (bonus/pension)
Posted: 11 days ago