The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 82 96 112
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 50 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.63% 1.34% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.84% 2.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 5
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1303 1065 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 68.47% 56.92% 60.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 986 886
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Ruby
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 21 £52,500 -2.32% 5
Henley-on-Thames - 11 £30,000 -
Thame - 2 £45,000 - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 57 (78.08%) Python
2 42 (57.53%) Linux
3 27 (36.99%) HTML
3 27 (36.99%) Java
3 27 (36.99%) MySQL
4 25 (34.25%) CSS
5 24 (32.88%) Computer Science
6 23 (31.51%) Debian
6 23 (31.51%) Perl
7 22 (30.14%) PHP
7 22 (30.14%) .NET
7 22 (30.14%) Apache
8 21 (28.77%) Red Hat
8 21 (28.77%) Ruby on Rails
9 20 (27.40%) HTTP
9 20 (27.40%) Citrix
10 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
10 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (26.03%) nginx
11 18 (24.66%) Git (software)
12 17 (23.29%) XenServer
12 17 (23.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (23.29%) SQL
13 15 (20.55%) Windows
13 15 (20.55%) TDD
13 15 (20.55%) Ajax
13 15 (20.55%) QA
13 15 (20.55%) Xen
14 14 (19.18%) Degree
14 14 (19.18%) Puppet

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 22 (30.14%) Apache
2 19 (26.03%) nginx
3 9 (12.33%) Node.js
4 6 (8.22%) Drupal
5 5 (6.85%) CMS
5 5 (6.85%) WordPress
6 3 (4.11%) SugarCRM
6 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.37%) IIS
7 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) HTTP
2 8 (10.96%) Wireshark
3 7 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (8.22%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) Network Security
5 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) MySQL
2 10 (13.70%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.11%) Big Data
6 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.59%) Subversion
3 5 (6.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (13.70%) Retail
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 5 (6.85%) Back Office
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Developer
2 24 (32.88%) Systems Administrator
2 24 (32.88%) Administrator
3 14 (19.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 12 (16.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 12 (16.44%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (13.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 10 (13.70%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (12.33%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Security Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Junior
10 4 (5.48%) Ruby Developer
11 3 (4.11%) SQL DBA
11 3 (4.11%) Systems Developer
11 3 (4.11%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.11%) DBA
12 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.99%) HTML
2 25 (34.25%) CSS
3 22 (30.14%) .NET
4 21 (28.77%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (20.55%) Ajax
6 8 (10.96%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (8.22%) Web Services
7 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (8.22%) RESTful
7 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (6.85%) jQuery
8 5 (6.85%) SOAP
8 5 (6.85%) XML
8 5 (6.85%) XSLT
9 2 (2.74%) MCollective
9 2 (2.74%) CSS3
9 2 (2.74%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (2.74%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.96%) SCADA
3 5 (6.85%) Social Media
4 2 (2.74%) Open Source
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.37%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (57.53%) Linux
2 23 (31.51%) Debian
3 17 (23.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (20.55%) Windows
5 4 (5.48%) UNIX
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.55%) TDD
3 13 (17.81%) Kanban
4 9 (12.33%) CRM
5 8 (10.96%) Reverse Engineering
5 8 (10.96%) MVC
5 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.59%) Web Development
7 6 (8.22%) B2B
7 6 (8.22%) Web Design
7 6 (8.22%) BDD
7 6 (8.22%) Web Application Development
7 6 (8.22%) Analytics
8 5 (6.85%) Content Management
9 3 (4.11%) Pair Programming
9 3 (4.11%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.11%) Database Tuning
9 3 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 57 (78.08%) Python
2 27 (36.99%) Java
3 23 (31.51%) Perl
4 22 (30.14%) PHP
5 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
6 17 (23.29%) SQL
7 11 (15.07%) Bash Shell
8 10 (13.70%) C#
9 9 (12.33%) C
10 7 (9.59%) VB
11 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.74%) C++
13 1 (1.37%) Lua
13 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) DV Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (23.29%) XenServer
2 15 (20.55%) Xen
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.37%) Nessus
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.37%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.37%) Cacti
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Red Hat
2 20 (27.40%) Citrix
3 8 (10.96%) Percona
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.11%) Tableau
6 2 (2.74%) Perforce
7 1 (1.37%) Zend
7 1 (1.37%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.37%) Google
7 1 (1.37%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.37%) Facebook
7 1 (1.37%) New Relic
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago