The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 85 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 32 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.10% 1.53% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.02% 2.65% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 14
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Ruby
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
797 943 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 52.30% 57.71% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 690 864 873
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Oxfordshire region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +6 14 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Witney - 7 £50,000 - 1
Thame - 2 £45,000 -
Henley-on-Thames -7 1 £47,500 +66.66%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (58.89%) Python
2 47 (52.22%) Linux
3 36 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 34 (37.78%) Debian
4 34 (37.78%) Perl
5 32 (35.56%) TDD
6 30 (33.33%) C#
7 28 (31.11%) MySQL
7 28 (31.11%) Apache
8 27 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 26 (28.89%) .NET
10 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (26.67%) NoSQL
10 24 (26.67%) Node.js
11 23 (25.56%) BDD
11 23 (25.56%) QA
11 23 (25.56%) Java
11 23 (25.56%) MVC
12 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
12 22 (24.44%) CSS
12 22 (24.44%) Web Application Development
13 21 (23.33%) HTTP
13 21 (23.33%) Citrix
13 21 (23.33%) Red Hat
13 21 (23.33%) nginx
13 21 (23.33%) RESTful
14 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 20 (22.22%) HTML
14 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 28 (31.11%) Apache
2 24 (26.67%) Node.js
3 21 (23.33%) nginx
4 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.44%) Drupal
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
6 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) GitHub
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.33%) HTTP
2 13 (14.44%) Internet
3 2 (2.22%) Firewall
3 2 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.11%) MySQL
2 24 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (14.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.56%) Big Data
6 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.22%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.22%) Selenium
3 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (4.44%) Publishing
2 2 (2.22%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Advertising
2 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.11%) Games
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (52.22%) Developer
2 32 (35.56%) Administrator
2 32 (35.56%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Junior
5 13 (14.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 11 (12.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (12.22%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (11.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 10 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.78%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Python Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Junior Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Graduate
10 5 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Junior Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.44%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.89%) .NET
2 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
2 22 (24.44%) CSS
3 21 (23.33%) RESTful
4 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (22.22%) HTML
4 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 14 (15.56%) jQuery
7 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (7.78%) WCF
8 7 (7.78%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.67%) HTML5
9 6 (6.67%) CSS3
10 4 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (4.44%) NumPy
10 4 (4.44%) MCollective
10 4 (4.44%) Dojo
10 4 (4.44%) Web Services
11 3 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.00%) Open Source
3 6 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.44%) Statistics
4 4 (4.44%) Blog
5 3 (3.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.11%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.11%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (52.22%) Linux
2 34 (37.78%) Debian
3 15 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (15.56%) UNIX
5 10 (11.11%) Windows
6 8 (8.89%) Fedora
7 6 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.56%) TDD
2 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.56%) BDD
3 23 (25.56%) MVC
4 22 (24.44%) Web Application Development
5 18 (20.00%) DevOps
6 8 (8.89%) Analytics
7 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.67%) OO
9 5 (5.56%) Kanban
9 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.44%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.33%) Web Design
11 3 (3.33%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.33%) Pair Programming
12 2 (2.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.89%) Python
2 34 (37.78%) Perl
3 30 (33.33%) C#
4 27 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (25.56%) Java
6 14 (15.56%) C++
7 13 (14.44%) C
8 9 (10.00%) PHP
9 8 (8.89%) SQL
9 8 (8.89%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.44%) R
11 4 (4.44%) MATLAB
12 3 (3.33%) Scala
13 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.56%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) XenServer
1 15 (16.67%) Xen
2 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.22%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) Citrix
1 21 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (6.67%) VMware
3 4 (4.44%) Google
4 3 (3.33%) Twitter
5 2 (2.22%) Percona
5 2 (2.22%) New Relic
5 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle
6 1 (1.11%) JD Edwards
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago