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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 32 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 43 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.13% 1.59% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.14% 2.37% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 27
Average salary £44,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £33,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,400 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
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
386 548 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.06% 66.83% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 336 481 508
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 53 (75.71%) Python
2 45 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 33 (47.14%) Perl
4 29 (41.43%) Linux
5 25 (35.71%) Windows
5 25 (35.71%) TDD
6 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (34.29%) CSS
6 24 (34.29%) HTML
7 21 (30.00%) jQuery
8 20 (28.57%) Android
8 20 (28.57%) VMware
9 19 (27.14%) Git (software)
9 19 (27.14%) AngularJS
10 18 (25.71%) Open Source
10 18 (25.71%) SQL
11 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
11 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (22.86%) CentOS
12 16 (22.86%) Puppet
13 15 (21.43%) Windows Phone
13 15 (21.43%) iPhone
13 15 (21.43%) Subversion
13 15 (21.43%) Blackberry
13 15 (21.43%) OO
14 14 (20.00%) Cisco
15 13 (18.57%) .NET
15 13 (18.57%) C++
15 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
15 13 (18.57%) GitHub

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (5.71%) Node.js
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.57%) GitHub
3 5 (7.14%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) SAN
2 4 (5.71%) WAN
3 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 3 (4.29%) OSPF
3 3 (4.29%) BGP
3 3 (4.29%) Firewall
3 3 (4.29%) IPsec
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.29%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.86%) FCoE
4 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.86%) DNS
4 2 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) NoSQL
2 9 (12.86%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.43%) CouchDB
4 6 (8.57%) MySQL
5 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.43%) Subversion
3 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (48.57%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 18 (25.71%) Linux Administrator
3 17 (24.29%) Administrator
3 17 (24.29%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Graduate
5 9 (12.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Chief Technology Officer
7 5 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Junior
10 2 (2.86%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) HTML
1 24 (34.29%) CSS
2 21 (30.00%) jQuery
3 19 (27.14%) AngularJS
4 13 (18.57%) .NET
4 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
5 12 (17.14%) Web Services
5 12 (17.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (14.29%) LAMP
7 7 (10.00%) HTML5
8 5 (7.14%) Sinatra
8 5 (7.14%) Sass
8 5 (7.14%) Padrino
9 4 (5.71%) Pandas
9 4 (5.71%) NumPy
9 4 (5.71%) REST
9 4 (5.71%) RESTful
10 3 (4.29%) CSS3
10 3 (4.29%) Backbone.js
10 3 (4.29%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Open Source
2 15 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 15 (21.43%) iPhone
3 7 (10.00%) User Experience
4 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.57%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.71%) Statistics
5 4 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (41.43%) Linux
2 25 (35.71%) Windows
3 20 (28.57%) Android
4 16 (22.86%) CentOS
5 15 (21.43%) Windows Phone
6 11 (15.71%) Solaris
6 11 (15.71%) Debian
6 11 (15.71%) Ubuntu
7 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.86%) UNIX
11 1 (1.43%) Fedora
11 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) TDD
2 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
4 15 (21.43%) OO
5 12 (17.14%) MVC
6 8 (11.43%) OOD
6 8 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
6 8 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (10.00%) BDD
8 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.57%) Image Processing
8 6 (8.57%) DevOps
9 5 (7.14%) UML
10 4 (5.71%) Android Development
10 4 (5.71%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.71%) Analytics
11 3 (4.29%) Logistics
12 2 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 53 (75.71%) Python
2 45 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 33 (47.14%) Perl
4 18 (25.71%) SQL
5 13 (18.57%) C++
6 11 (15.71%) C#
6 11 (15.71%) PHP
7 10 (14.29%) MATLAB
8 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 7 (10.00%) Java
9 5 (7.14%) Groovy
10 4 (5.71%) C
11 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.86%) R
13 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.43%) Korn
13 1 (1.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (22.86%) Puppet
2 9 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.86%) SELinux
4 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) VMware
2 14 (20.00%) Cisco
3 11 (15.71%) Juniper
3 11 (15.71%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.86%) Google
5 3 (4.29%) Progress
6 1 (1.43%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.43%) Perforce
6 1 (1.43%) HP
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