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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 44 44 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 +35
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 33 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.10% 4.46% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% 6.84% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 9
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £63,750 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
437 526 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.29% 65.10% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 375 490 498
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 51 (63.75%) Python
2 48 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 41 (51.25%) Linux
4 31 (38.75%) TDD
5 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (33.75%) Git (software)
7 26 (32.50%) VMware
8 25 (31.25%) Perl
9 24 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (28.75%) AngularJS
11 22 (27.50%) jQuery
12 20 (25.00%) MVC
12 20 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
12 20 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 19 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (22.50%) Android
14 18 (22.50%) Ruby on Rails
14 18 (22.50%) C#
14 18 (22.50%) Web Services
15 17 (21.25%) Cisco
16 16 (20.00%) Subversion
16 16 (20.00%) OO
16 16 (20.00%) HTML
17 15 (18.75%) Windows
17 15 (18.75%) CSS
18 14 (17.50%) BDD
19 13 (16.25%) C++
19 13 (16.25%) SQL
19 13 (16.25%) Internet
19 13 (16.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (1.25%) Kinematics
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.00%) GitHub
3 6 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.25%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) Internet
2 7 (8.75%) OSPF
2 7 (8.75%) BGP
2 7 (8.75%) Firewall
2 7 (8.75%) IPsec
2 7 (8.75%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (8.75%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (8.75%) WAN
2 7 (8.75%) VPN
2 7 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (8.75%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (7.50%) FCoE
3 6 (7.50%) iSCSI
4 5 (6.25%) SAN
5 4 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) MySQL
2 8 (10.00%) CouchDB
2 8 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 27 (33.75%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.00%) Subversion
3 11 (13.75%) gulp
4 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (3.75%) Games
2 1 (1.25%) Marketing
2 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 17 (21.25%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (20.00%) Administrator
3 16 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Ruby Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Chief Technology Officer
7 5 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) AngularJS
2 22 (27.50%) jQuery
3 18 (22.50%) Web Services
3 18 (22.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 16 (20.00%) HTML
5 15 (18.75%) CSS
6 11 (13.75%) RESTful
7 9 (11.25%) .NET
8 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (10.00%) Backbone.js
8 8 (10.00%) Ember.js
9 5 (6.25%) Padrino
9 5 (6.25%) Sass
9 5 (6.25%) Sinatra
10 4 (5.00%) Laravel
10 4 (5.00%) LAMP
11 3 (3.75%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (2.50%) CSS3
12 2 (2.50%) PhoneGap
12 2 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.75%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.75%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.75%) iPhone
3 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.25%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 41 (51.25%) Linux
2 18 (22.50%) Android
3 15 (18.75%) Windows
4 13 (16.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (13.75%) CentOS
5 11 (13.75%) Apple iOS
6 10 (12.50%) Solaris
7 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (8.75%) Windows Phone
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX
10 2 (2.50%) Debian
10 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) TDD
2 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.00%) MVC
4 16 (20.00%) OO
5 14 (17.50%) BDD
6 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (13.75%) Android Development
7 11 (13.75%) iOS Development
8 10 (12.50%) ITIL
9 8 (10.00%) OOD
9 8 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.75%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (8.75%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (8.75%) Open Source
10 7 (8.75%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (8.75%) DevOps
10 7 (8.75%) Mobile Development
11 6 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (7.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (63.75%) Python
2 48 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (31.25%) Perl
4 20 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 18 (22.50%) C#
6 13 (16.25%) C++
6 13 (16.25%) SQL
7 12 (15.00%) PHP
8 8 (10.00%) C
8 8 (10.00%) Objective-C
9 6 (7.50%) MATLAB
10 5 (6.25%) Groovy
10 5 (6.25%) Java
11 4 (5.00%) Tcl
11 4 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) Gluster
3 1 (1.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (15.00%) Puppet
3 6 (7.50%) SELinux
4 1 (1.25%) Nagios
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) VMware
2 17 (21.25%) Cisco
3 10 (12.50%) Juniper
4 9 (11.25%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.75%) Google
6 3 (3.75%) HP
6 3 (3.75%) Progress
7 1 (1.25%) Percona
7 1 (1.25%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.25%) Apple
7 1 (1.25%) Perforce
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Competitive Salary with Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 25 days ago