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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 46 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 42 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.30% 2.86% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.22% 4.95% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 17
Median salary £54,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.68% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,600 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
582 444 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 73.48% 57.74% 58.02%
Number of salaries quoted 510 350 373
Median salary £47,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 69 (78.41%) Python
2 48 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 37 (42.05%) Java
3 37 (42.05%) Ruby on Rails
3 37 (42.05%) AngularJS
4 36 (40.91%) HTML
5 35 (39.77%) TDD
6 34 (38.64%) CSS
7 31 (35.23%) C++
8 30 (34.09%) Linux
8 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (32.95%) NoSQL
10 28 (31.82%) MongoDB
11 27 (30.68%) PHP
11 27 (30.68%) SQL
12 25 (28.41%) Web Services
13 24 (27.27%) Software Engineering
14 23 (26.14%) DevOps
15 22 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (23.86%) RESTful
17 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
17 20 (22.73%) .NET
17 20 (22.73%) Big Data
17 20 (22.73%) High Availability
18 19 (21.59%) MySQL
18 19 (21.59%) Amazon AWS
19 17 (19.32%) Perl
19 17 (19.32%) HTML5
20 15 (17.05%) Puppet
20 15 (17.05%) Opscode Chef

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 (13.64%) Apache
1 12 (13.64%) nginx
1 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.23%) Jetty
3 7 (7.95%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.68%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Heroku
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) AMQP
3 1 (1.14%) Skype
3 1 (1.14%) SSH
3 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.95%) NoSQL
2 28 (31.82%) MongoDB
3 20 (22.73%) Big Data
4 19 (21.59%) MySQL
5 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
6 8 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.27%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.91%) Subversion
3 9 (10.23%) Gradle
3 9 (10.23%) Maven
4 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.14%) NUnit
5 1 (1.14%) RSpec
General
1 2 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (77.27%) Developer
2 30 (34.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 23 (26.14%) AWS Developer
4 22 (25.00%) Python Developer
5 15 (17.05%) Agile Developer
5 15 (17.05%) Senior Developer
6 14 (15.91%) Administrator
6 14 (15.91%) Java Developer
6 14 (15.91%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (15.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (14.77%) Angular Developer
7 13 (14.77%) Linux Scripter
7 13 (14.77%) Ruby Developer
8 10 (11.36%) MongoDB Developer
8 10 (11.36%) NoSQL Developer
8 10 (11.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 9 (10.23%) Agile Java Developer
9 9 (10.23%) C# Developer
9 9 (10.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (42.05%) AngularJS
1 37 (42.05%) Ruby on Rails
2 36 (40.91%) HTML
3 34 (38.64%) CSS
4 25 (28.41%) Web Services
5 21 (23.86%) RESTful
6 20 (22.73%) .NET
7 17 (19.32%) HTML5
8 13 (14.77%) Django
9 12 (13.64%) CSS3
10 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET
10 10 (11.36%) REST
11 9 (10.23%) Spring
12 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (7.95%) Backbone.js
13 7 (7.95%) Padrino
13 7 (7.95%) React
14 6 (6.82%) Node.js
15 5 (5.68%) Lucene
16 4 (4.55%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Computer Science
1 14 (15.91%) Mathematics
2 10 (11.36%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.36%) NHS
3 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.23%) Physics
4 7 (7.95%) Algorithms
5 6 (6.82%) Graphic Design
5 6 (6.82%) User Experience
6 2 (2.27%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.14%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.09%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Android
3 6 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) TDD
2 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 23 (26.14%) DevOps
5 22 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (22.73%) High Availability
7 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.50%) Analytics
8 11 (12.50%) Web Development
9 10 (11.36%) MVC
10 9 (10.23%) Build Automation
10 9 (10.23%) Open Source
10 9 (10.23%) Scrum
11 8 (9.09%) Software Architecture
12 7 (7.95%) BDD
12 7 (7.95%) Big Data Analytics
12 7 (7.95%) Data Analytics
12 7 (7.95%) Data Security
13 6 (6.82%) OOD
13 6 (6.82%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 69 (78.41%) Python
2 48 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 37 (42.05%) Java
4 31 (35.23%) C++
5 27 (30.68%) PHP
5 27 (30.68%) SQL
6 17 (19.32%) Perl
7 15 (17.05%) C#
8 9 (10.23%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.23%) Scala
9 7 (7.95%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.27%) R
12 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) PhD
2 4 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) ISO13485
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) Docker
3 3 (3.41%) Postfix
4 1 (1.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (17.05%) Puppet
2 14 (15.91%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) VMware
2 13 (14.77%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.14%) Acronis
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
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