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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 40 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 45 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.96% 4.58% 4.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.27% 8.49% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 39
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 £50,000 £31,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
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
544 436 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 72.05% 54.03% 65.58%
Number of salaries quoted 486 371 525
Median salary £51,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 June 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 70 (71.43%) Python
2 63 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 41 (41.84%) TDD
4 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (38.78%) C++
6 37 (37.76%) NoSQL
7 36 (36.73%) SQL
7 36 (36.73%) Ruby on Rails
8 34 (34.69%) .NET
9 33 (33.67%) HTML
9 33 (33.67%) MongoDB
10 31 (31.63%) CSS
11 30 (30.61%) Software Engineering
11 30 (30.61%) AngularJS
12 29 (29.59%) Java
13 28 (28.57%) C#
13 28 (28.57%) Linux
13 28 (28.57%) Git (software)
14 25 (25.51%) Subversion
15 21 (21.43%) PHP
15 21 (21.43%) Web Services
16 19 (19.39%) MySQL
16 19 (19.39%) MVC
16 19 (19.39%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (18.37%) Big Data
17 18 (18.37%) RESTful
17 18 (18.37%) Computer Science
18 17 (17.35%) Mathematics
18 17 (17.35%) DevOps
19 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS

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 12 (12.24%) Apache
1 12 (12.24%) nginx
1 12 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.20%) Jetty
3 7 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.10%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.06%) SaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Heroku
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.02%) AMQP
3 1 (1.02%) Skype
3 1 (1.02%) SSH
3 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.76%) NoSQL
2 33 (33.67%) MongoDB
3 19 (19.39%) MySQL
4 18 (18.37%) Big Data
5 11 (11.22%) CouchDB
6 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.51%) Subversion
3 10 (10.20%) Gradle
3 10 (10.20%) Maven
4 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.12%) Ant
5 6 (6.12%) Grunt
5 6 (6.12%) gulp
6 5 (5.10%) RSpec
7 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.02%) NUnit
General
1 3 (3.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (75.51%) Developer
2 27 (27.55%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (18.37%) Python Developer
4 16 (16.33%) AWS Developer
5 15 (15.31%) C# Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Senior Developer
6 14 (14.29%) Agile Developer
6 14 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 13 (13.27%) .NET Developer
7 13 (13.27%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 13 (13.27%) Software Engineer
8 12 (12.24%) Administrator
8 12 (12.24%) Linux Administrator
8 12 (12.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 12 (12.24%) Software Developer
8 12 (12.24%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (9.18%) Angular Developer
10 9 (9.18%) MongoDB Developer
10 9 (9.18%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 34 (34.69%) .NET
3 33 (33.67%) HTML
4 31 (31.63%) CSS
5 30 (30.61%) AngularJS
6 21 (21.43%) Web Services
7 18 (18.37%) RESTful
8 16 (16.33%) ASP.NET
9 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (14.29%) HTML5
10 10 (10.20%) Django
10 10 (10.20%) REST
10 10 (10.20%) Spring
11 9 (9.18%) CSS3
12 8 (8.16%) XML
13 7 (7.14%) Lucene
14 6 (6.12%) MathML
14 6 (6.12%) Sass
14 6 (6.12%) SVG
14 6 (6.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.35%) Mathematics
3 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.16%) NHS
3 8 (8.16%) Physics
4 7 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.10%) Graphic Design
5 5 (5.10%) User Experience
6 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.08%) iPhone
7 2 (2.04%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.02%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.02%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.57%) Linux
2 11 (11.22%) Windows
3 8 (8.16%) Android
4 6 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.08%) CentOS
5 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.84%) TDD
2 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (30.61%) Software Engineering
4 19 (19.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (19.39%) MVC
5 17 (17.35%) DevOps
6 15 (15.31%) OOD
6 15 (15.31%) Software Architecture
7 14 (14.29%) High Availability
7 14 (14.29%) Open Source
8 13 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.27%) OO
9 11 (11.22%) Unit Testing
10 10 (10.20%) Build Automation
10 10 (10.20%) Scrum
10 10 (10.20%) SOLID
10 10 (10.20%) Web Development
11 8 (8.16%) Analytics
12 7 (7.14%) Data Protection
13 6 (6.12%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (71.43%) Python
2 63 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 38 (38.78%) C++
4 36 (36.73%) SQL
5 29 (29.59%) Java
6 28 (28.57%) C#
7 21 (21.43%) PHP
8 15 (15.31%) Perl
9 10 (10.20%) Bash Shell
9 10 (10.20%) Scala
10 7 (7.14%) MATLAB
11 6 (6.12%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.06%) C
14 2 (2.04%) R
15 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) ISO13485
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.08%) Docker
3 2 (2.04%) Postfix
4 1 (1.02%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) Puppet
2 9 (9.18%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) VMware
2 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.02%) Acronis
4 1 (1.02%) Progress
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Competitive Salary - Private healthcare, Pension, Shares options
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: To c.£50,000 + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago