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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 60 81 86
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 19 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.58% 1.61% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.11% 2.66% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 4
Average salary £31,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
372 601 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.54% 60.46% 58.98%
Number of salaries quoted 332 559 586
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 40 (78.43%) Python
2 29 (56.86%) Perl
3 28 (54.90%) Linux
4 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
5 22 (43.14%) CSS
6 21 (41.18%) Java
6 21 (41.18%) Debian
7 19 (37.25%) HTML
7 19 (37.25%) Apache
8 15 (29.41%) MySQL
8 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 13 (25.49%) QA
9 13 (25.49%) jQuery
10 12 (23.53%) C
11 11 (21.57%) HTTP
11 11 (21.57%) Citrix
11 11 (21.57%) Red Hat
11 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
11 11 (21.57%) Ruby on Rails
11 11 (21.57%) nginx
12 10 (19.61%) HTML5
12 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
12 10 (19.61%) Windows
13 9 (17.65%) UNIX
13 9 (17.65%) C++
13 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (17.65%) XenServer
13 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (17.65%) Xen
14 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 19 (37.25%) Apache
2 11 (21.57%) nginx
3 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.84%) Node.js
5 3 (5.88%) Drupal
6 2 (3.92%) IIS
6 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
3 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.69%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (7.84%) Publishing
1 4 (7.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (41.18%) Administrator
3 11 (21.57%) Junior
4 9 (17.65%) Graduate
5 8 (15.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (15.69%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (13.73%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 7 (13.73%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) Python Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Chief Technology Officer
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Support
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) CSS
2 19 (37.25%) HTML
3 13 (25.49%) jQuery
4 11 (21.57%) Ruby on Rails
5 10 (19.61%) HTML5
6 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
6 8 (15.69%) .NET
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.80%) CSS3
9 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (7.84%) NumPy
9 4 (7.84%) Web Services
9 4 (7.84%) Dojo
10 3 (5.88%) Pandas
11 2 (3.92%) MCollective
11 2 (3.92%) REST
11 2 (3.92%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Open Source
3 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.84%) Statistics
4 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Linux
2 21 (41.18%) Debian
3 10 (19.61%) Windows
4 9 (17.65%) UNIX
4 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.69%) Fedora
6 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) TDD
2 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
2 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
3 7 (13.73%) DevOps
4 6 (11.76%) OO
5 5 (9.80%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.88%) BDD
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.88%) MVC
8 2 (3.92%) Scrum
8 2 (3.92%) Kanban
8 2 (3.92%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.96%) Probability Theory
Programming Languages
1 40 (78.43%) Python
2 29 (56.86%) Perl
3 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
4 21 (41.18%) Java
5 12 (23.53%) C
6 9 (17.65%) C++
7 8 (15.69%) Shell Script
7 8 (15.69%) PHP
8 7 (13.73%) C#
9 4 (7.84%) MATLAB
9 4 (7.84%) SQL
9 4 (7.84%) R
10 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Xen
1 9 (17.65%) XenServer
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Citrix
1 11 (21.57%) Red Hat
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Percona
4 2 (3.92%) New Relic
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) SAP
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Posted: Yesterday
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