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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 80 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 37 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.45% 2.32% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 4.28% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 25
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £73,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
826 818 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 54.77% 54.32% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 690 712 866
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -7 20 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Witney +8 5 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Thame -10 5 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Faringdon - 1 £50,000 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 66 (62.86%) Python
2 55 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 51 (48.57%) Linux
4 50 (47.62%) Git (software)
5 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (42.86%) TDD
7 42 (40.00%) MVC
8 40 (38.10%) C#
9 34 (32.38%) BDD
10 31 (29.52%) AngularJS
11 30 (28.57%) CSS
12 28 (26.67%) .NET
13 27 (25.71%) VMware
13 27 (25.71%) jQuery
14 26 (24.76%) OO
15 25 (23.81%) HTML
15 25 (23.81%) Perl
15 25 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
16 24 (22.86%) Bash Shell
16 24 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (21.90%) NoSQL
17 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET
18 22 (20.95%) Node.js
19 21 (20.00%) PHP
19 21 (20.00%) C++
20 20 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (18.10%) Cisco
21 19 (18.10%) Software Engineering
21 19 (18.10%) Degree
22 18 (17.14%) Subversion

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (20.95%) Node.js
2 4 (3.81%) Kinematics
3 1 (0.95%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.81%) Google App Engine
2 4 (3.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.90%) Heroku
4 1 (0.95%) GitHub
4 1 (0.95%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.95%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) Internet
2 12 (11.43%) VPN
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
3 10 (9.52%) OSPF
3 10 (9.52%) BGP
3 10 (9.52%) Firewall
3 10 (9.52%) IPsec
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (9.52%) WAN
3 10 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (8.57%) FCoE
4 9 (8.57%) iSCSI
5 7 (6.67%) DNS
5 7 (6.67%) SAN
6 2 (1.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) NoSQL
2 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.38%) CouchDB
3 13 (12.38%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.57%) MySQL
5 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.81%) Big Data
7 1 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.14%) Subversion
3 8 (7.62%) gulp
4 6 (5.71%) NUnit
4 6 (5.71%) JIRA
4 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.86%) RSpec
7 1 (0.95%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.95%) Grunt
7 1 (0.95%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.95%) Bower
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Games
3 6 (5.71%) Marketing
4 4 (3.81%) Publishing
5 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.90%) Electronics
6 2 (1.90%) Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (57.14%) Developer
2 16 (15.24%) .NET Developer
3 14 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (12.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (12.38%) Administrator
5 12 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.48%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Consultant
7 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (7.62%) C# Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.62%) Ruby Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.52%) AngularJS
2 30 (28.57%) CSS
3 28 (26.67%) .NET
4 27 (25.71%) jQuery
5 25 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 25 (23.81%) HTML
6 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET
7 18 (17.14%) RESTful
8 13 (12.38%) Backbone.js
9 12 (11.43%) Ember.js
10 11 (10.48%) .NET Framework
11 10 (9.52%) WCF
11 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (9.52%) Entity Framework
12 9 (8.57%) Web Services
13 8 (7.62%) HTML5
13 8 (7.62%) CSS3
14 7 (6.67%) PhoneGap
14 7 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.57%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.81%) Semantic Web
5 4 (3.81%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.81%) Augmented Reality
5 4 (3.81%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.86%) Mechatronics
6 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.86%) iPhone
7 1 (0.95%) DTV
7 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 51 (48.57%) Linux
2 16 (15.24%) Windows
3 13 (12.38%) Windows 7
4 11 (10.48%) Android
5 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (8.57%) Solaris
7 8 (7.62%) Apple iOS
8 7 (6.67%) CentOS
9 4 (3.81%) UNIX
10 3 (2.86%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.95%) Debian
11 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.86%) TDD
3 42 (40.00%) MVC
4 34 (32.38%) BDD
5 26 (24.76%) OO
6 20 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (18.10%) Software Engineering
8 13 (12.38%) OOD
8 13 (12.38%) Unit Testing
9 11 (10.48%) Mobile Development
9 11 (10.48%) UML
9 11 (10.48%) Image Processing
10 10 (9.52%) Web Application Development
10 10 (9.52%) DevOps
10 10 (9.52%) ITIL
11 9 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (7.62%) Android Development
12 8 (7.62%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (62.86%) Python
2 55 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 40 (38.10%) C#
4 25 (23.81%) Perl
5 24 (22.86%) Bash Shell
6 21 (20.00%) PHP
6 21 (20.00%) C++
7 16 (15.24%) Java
8 14 (13.33%) SQL
8 14 (13.33%) C
9 13 (12.38%) Objective-C
10 11 (10.48%) MATLAB
11 7 (6.67%) Tcl
12 4 (3.81%) Korn
13 1 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (18.10%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.95%) Gluster
3 1 (0.95%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (9.52%) Puppet
3 9 (8.57%) SELinux
4 1 (0.95%) Nagios
4 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.95%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (25.71%) VMware
2 19 (18.10%) Cisco
3 9 (8.57%) Juniper
4 8 (7.62%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle
5 4 (3.81%) Google
6 3 (2.86%) HP
7 2 (1.90%) Progress
8 1 (0.95%) Percona
8 1 (0.95%) Facebook
8 1 (0.95%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.95%) SAP
8 1 (0.95%) Adobe
8 1 (0.95%) Apple
8 1 (0.95%) Perforce
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Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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