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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 33 33 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 47 49 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.30% 6.63% 3.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.31% 11.75% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 36
Median salary £55,000 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.59% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,700 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
456 417 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 70.81% 56.43% 71.62%
Number of salaries quoted 418 356 602
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 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 26 May 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 66 (70.21%) Python
2 57 (60.64%) JavaScript
3 36 (38.30%) TDD
4 35 (37.23%) Ruby on Rails
4 35 (37.23%) C++
5 32 (34.04%) .NET
5 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (34.04%) NoSQL
6 30 (31.91%) Git (software)
6 30 (31.91%) HTML
6 30 (31.91%) SQL
7 29 (30.85%) CSS
7 29 (30.85%) Linux
7 29 (30.85%) MongoDB
8 28 (29.79%) C#
9 26 (27.66%) Java
9 26 (27.66%) Subversion
10 24 (25.53%) Software Engineering
10 24 (25.53%) AngularJS
11 20 (21.28%) MySQL
12 19 (20.21%) Web Services
13 18 (19.15%) Big Data
14 17 (18.09%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (18.09%) Open Source
14 17 (18.09%) MVC
14 17 (18.09%) Computer Science
15 15 (15.96%) Mathematics
15 15 (15.96%) PHP
15 15 (15.96%) OOD
15 15 (15.96%) Continuous Improvement

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 (12.77%) Apache
1 12 (12.77%) nginx
2 11 (11.70%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.57%) Apache Solr
3 9 (9.57%) Jetty
4 5 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.26%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.26%) Node.js
6 2 (2.13%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.13%) SaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) SSH
3 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.04%) NoSQL
2 29 (30.85%) MongoDB
3 20 (21.28%) MySQL
4 18 (19.15%) Big Data
5 12 (12.77%) CouchDB
6 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (31.91%) Git (software)
2 26 (27.66%) Subversion
3 10 (10.64%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.51%) Maven
5 7 (7.45%) Ant
5 7 (7.45%) Gradle
6 6 (6.38%) Grunt
6 6 (6.38%) gulp
7 5 (5.32%) RSpec
8 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.06%) Hudson
General
1 2 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (72.34%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) JavaScript Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Software Developer
3 14 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 13 (13.83%) Administrator
4 13 (13.83%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (13.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (13.83%) Python Developer
4 13 (13.83%) Software Engineer
4 13 (13.83%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (12.77%) .NET Developer
5 12 (12.77%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 10 (10.64%) AWS Developer
7 10 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Ruby Developer
8 9 (9.57%) NoSQL Developer
9 8 (8.51%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.23%) Ruby on Rails
2 32 (34.04%) .NET
3 30 (31.91%) HTML
4 29 (30.85%) CSS
5 24 (25.53%) AngularJS
6 19 (20.21%) Web Services
7 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET
7 13 (13.83%) HTML5
8 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (12.77%) RESTful
9 10 (10.64%) XML
10 9 (9.57%) Lucene
10 9 (9.57%) Spring
11 6 (6.38%) Backbone.js
11 6 (6.38%) Django
11 6 (6.38%) Haml
11 6 (6.38%) MathML
11 6 (6.38%) Sass
11 6 (6.38%) SVG
11 6 (6.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.96%) Mathematics
3 9 (9.57%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.51%) Blackberry
4 8 (8.51%) iPhone
4 8 (8.51%) Physics
5 5 (5.32%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.26%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.13%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.13%) NHS
8 1 (1.06%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Linux
2 12 (12.77%) Windows
3 11 (11.70%) Android
4 10 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.51%) CentOS
5 8 (8.51%) Windows Phone
6 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) TDD
2 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.53%) Software Engineering
4 17 (18.09%) MVC
4 17 (18.09%) Open Source
5 15 (15.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (15.96%) OOD
6 14 (14.89%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.83%) DevOps
7 13 (13.83%) OO
8 11 (11.70%) High Availability
8 11 (11.70%) Software Architecture
8 11 (11.70%) SOLID
9 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.57%) Scrum
10 8 (8.51%) BDD
11 7 (7.45%) Analytics
11 7 (7.45%) Build Automation
11 7 (7.45%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (6.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.21%) Python
2 57 (60.64%) JavaScript
3 35 (37.23%) C++
4 30 (31.91%) SQL
5 28 (29.79%) C#
6 26 (27.66%) Java
7 15 (15.96%) PHP
8 14 (14.89%) Perl
9 10 (10.64%) Bash Shell
9 10 (10.64%) Scala
10 6 (6.38%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (4.26%) C
11 4 (4.26%) MATLAB
11 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.19%) R
13 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Docker
2 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.13%) Postfix
4 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (15.96%) Puppet
2 5 (5.32%) Ansible
2 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) VMware
2 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.06%) hybris
4 1 (1.06%) Progress
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ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary - Private healthcare, Pension, Shares options
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Yoh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago