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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 75 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 45 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.80% 1.41% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.75% 2.55% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 24 12
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
947 979 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 58.86% 55.28% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 857 859 749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +24 32 £55,000 -2.22%
Thame - 9 £45,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames -5 2 £35,750 +25.43% 3
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 65 (67.71%) Python
2 54 (56.25%) Linux
3 33 (34.38%) CSS
3 33 (34.38%) Perl
3 33 (34.38%) Debian
4 32 (33.33%) HTML
4 32 (33.33%) MySQL
4 32 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 30 (31.25%) Apache
6 29 (30.21%) JavaScript
7 28 (29.17%) TDD
8 27 (28.13%) .NET
9 26 (27.08%) Java
10 24 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 24 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 24 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 24 (25.00%) nginx
11 23 (23.96%) QA
11 23 (23.96%) HTTP
11 23 (23.96%) Citrix
12 21 (21.88%) PHP
13 20 (20.83%) Node.js
14 18 (18.75%) DevOps
14 18 (18.75%) SQL
14 18 (18.75%) C#
14 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (17.71%) XenServer
15 17 (17.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (16.67%) Xen
16 16 (16.67%) MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (20.83%) Node.js
4 10 (10.42%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.33%) Drupal
6 5 (5.21%) WordPress
6 5 (5.21%) CMS
7 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.08%) IIS
8 1 (1.04%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) 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 3 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.13%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.33%) MySQL
2 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.54%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.13%) Big Data
7 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.46%) Subversion
3 6 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.04%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (10.42%) Retail
2 6 (6.25%) Marketing
3 5 (5.21%) Back Office
4 4 (4.17%) Publishing
5 2 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (55.21%) Developer
2 33 (34.38%) Systems Administrator
2 33 (34.38%) Administrator
3 14 (14.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 13 (13.54%) Junior
4 13 (13.54%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (11.46%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 11 (11.46%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (11.46%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Ruby Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.17%) Junior Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Chief Technology Officer
9 4 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.38%) CSS
2 32 (33.33%) HTML
3 27 (28.13%) .NET
4 24 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (13.54%) Ajax
5 13 (13.54%) RESTful
5 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET
5 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (11.46%) jQuery
7 10 (10.42%) Web Services
8 5 (5.21%) XML
8 5 (5.21%) XSLT
8 5 (5.21%) SOAP
8 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.17%) MCollective
9 4 (4.17%) CSS3
9 4 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.29%) Open Source
3 5 (5.21%) Social Media
4 3 (3.13%) SCADA
5 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.08%) Statistics
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 54 (56.25%) Linux
2 33 (34.38%) Debian
3 17 (17.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (12.50%) UNIX
4 12 (12.50%) Windows
5 5 (5.21%) Fedora
6 4 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.08%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) TDD
2 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.75%) DevOps
3 16 (16.67%) MVC
4 15 (15.63%) BDD
5 14 (14.58%) Web Application Development
6 13 (13.54%) Kanban
7 8 (8.33%) Web Design
8 7 (7.29%) CRM
8 7 (7.29%) Analytics
9 5 (5.21%) Web Development
9 5 (5.21%) B2B
9 5 (5.21%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.21%) Content Management
10 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (3.13%) Pair Programming
11 3 (3.13%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.71%) Python
2 33 (34.38%) Perl
3 29 (30.21%) JavaScript
4 26 (27.08%) Java
5 21 (21.88%) PHP
6 18 (18.75%) SQL
6 18 (18.75%) C#
7 13 (13.54%) C
8 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 7 (7.29%) C++
10 1 (1.04%) VB
10 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.04%) Lua
10 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.96%) 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 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) Puppet
2 3 (3.13%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.04%) Cacti
4 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (23.96%) Citrix
3 6 (6.25%) VMware
4 4 (4.17%) Google
4 4 (4.17%) Percona
5 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.08%) New Relic
7 1 (1.04%) Facebook
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) Tableau
7 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.04%) Perforce
Thame
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £20-£30k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago