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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 75 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 36 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.37% 1.60% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.29% 2.80% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
839 964 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 55.23% 57.11% 58.44%
Number of salaries quoted 731 884 845
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 18 £55,000 +19.56% 4
Thame - 5 £45,000 - 1
Witney - 5 £50,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames -4 1 £47,500 +66.66% 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (61.46%) Python
2 53 (55.21%) Linux
3 34 (35.42%) Git (software)
4 33 (34.38%) Debian
4 33 (34.38%) Perl
4 33 (34.38%) MySQL
5 31 (32.29%) TDD
6 30 (31.25%) Apache
7 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 27 (28.13%) C#
8 27 (28.13%) CSS
9 25 (26.04%) .NET
9 25 (26.04%) HTML
10 24 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 24 (25.00%) QA
10 24 (25.00%) nginx
11 23 (23.96%) Citrix
11 23 (23.96%) Java
11 23 (23.96%) HTTP
12 22 (22.92%) NoSQL
12 22 (22.92%) Node.js
13 21 (21.88%) BDD
13 21 (21.88%) DevOps
13 21 (21.88%) MVC
14 20 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
14 20 (20.83%) Web Application Development
15 19 (19.79%) RESTful
15 19 (19.79%) Computer Science
15 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET
16 18 (18.75%) SQL Server

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (31.25%) Apache
2 24 (25.00%) nginx
3 22 (22.92%) Node.js
4 10 (10.42%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.25%) Drupal
6 2 (2.08%) IIS
6 2 (2.08%) CMS
6 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.08%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Magento
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.21%) SaaS
3 4 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.96%) HTTP
2 13 (13.54%) Internet
3 2 (2.08%) Firewall
3 2 (2.08%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) MySQL
2 22 (22.92%) NoSQL
3 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.21%) Big Data
6 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.29%) Subversion
3 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.04%) Selenium
5 1 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.04%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (4.17%) Publishing
1 4 (4.17%) Retail
2 3 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (51.04%) Developer
2 33 (34.38%) Systems Administrator
2 33 (34.38%) Administrator
3 18 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 16 (16.67%) Junior
5 14 (14.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 11 (11.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (11.46%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 11 (11.46%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (11.46%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (7.29%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Ruby Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Graduate
9 5 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Junior Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) CSS
2 25 (26.04%) .NET
2 25 (26.04%) HTML
3 20 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
4 19 (19.79%) RESTful
4 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET
5 18 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (13.54%) jQuery
6 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (7.29%) Web Services
7 7 (7.29%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.25%) HTML5
8 6 (6.25%) CSS3
9 5 (5.21%) Ajax
9 5 (5.21%) WCF
10 4 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (4.17%) MCollective
10 4 (4.17%) NumPy
10 4 (4.17%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.42%) Open Source
3 6 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.21%) Social Media
5 4 (4.17%) Blog
5 4 (4.17%) Statistics
6 2 (2.08%) SCADA
7 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.04%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (55.21%) Linux
2 33 (34.38%) Debian
3 17 (17.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (13.54%) UNIX
5 10 (10.42%) Windows
6 5 (5.21%) Fedora
7 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.17%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.04%) CentOS
9 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) TDD
2 21 (21.88%) BDD
2 21 (21.88%) DevOps
2 21 (21.88%) MVC
3 20 (20.83%) Web Application Development
4 10 (10.42%) Analytics
5 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.29%) Kanban
7 6 (6.25%) OO
7 6 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.21%) Web Design
8 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.21%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (3.13%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.13%) Web Development
10 3 (3.13%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 59 (61.46%) Python
2 33 (34.38%) Perl
3 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 27 (28.13%) C#
5 23 (23.96%) Java
6 14 (14.58%) C++
7 13 (13.54%) PHP
8 12 (12.50%) C
9 11 (11.46%) SQL
10 8 (8.33%) Shell Script
11 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
12 4 (4.17%) R
12 4 (4.17%) MATLAB
13 3 (3.13%) Scala
14 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.04%) Lua
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (17.71%) XenServer
2 16 (16.67%) Xen
3 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.13%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (3.13%) Capistrano
2 3 (3.13%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.04%) Nagios
4 1 (1.04%) Cacti
4 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.04%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (23.96%) Citrix
3 6 (6.25%) VMware
4 4 (4.17%) Percona
4 4 (4.17%) Google
5 3 (3.13%) Twitter
6 2 (2.08%) New Relic
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle
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