The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 56 106 133
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 90 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.26% 1.71% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.50% 5.15% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 84 36 19
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
Ruby
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
857 796 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.58% 33.15% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 762 667 798
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ruby
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Reading

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Reading region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 126 (73.68%) Python
2 96 (56.14%) Linux
3 78 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 78 (45.61%) Perl
4 72 (42.11%) Java
5 59 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (32.75%) Firewall
7 52 (30.41%) HTML
8 51 (29.82%) CSS
9 49 (28.65%) Finance
10 48 (28.07%) PHP
11 47 (27.49%) Red Hat
12 42 (24.56%) SQL
12 42 (24.56%) PowerShell
13 41 (23.98%) Capacity Planning
14 40 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 40 (23.39%) SCCM
14 40 (23.39%) Cisco IOS
14 40 (23.39%) Qualys
14 40 (23.39%) WSUS
14 40 (23.39%) ITIL
14 40 (23.39%) Cisco
14 40 (23.39%) EMC
14 40 (23.39%) VMware
14 40 (23.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 40 (23.39%) Cisco Nexus
14 40 (23.39%) Mentoring
14 40 (23.39%) EMC VNX
15 38 (22.22%) Data Protection
16 36 (21.05%) SaaS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 24 (14.04%) Node.js
2 17 (9.94%) JBoss
3 14 (8.19%) nginx
3 14 (8.19%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.09%) Drupal
5 6 (3.51%) Apache
6 3 (1.75%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.75%) Confluence
6 3 (1.75%) Liferay
6 3 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.17%) CMS
7 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.58%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.58%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (21.05%) SaaS
2 28 (16.37%) OpenShift
3 21 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (9.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (4.68%) PaaS
6 4 (2.34%) IaaS
7 2 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.75%) Firewall
2 40 (23.39%) Cisco IOS
2 40 (23.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (7.02%) DNS
3 12 (7.02%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.51%) Internet
5 4 (2.34%) Network Security
6 3 (1.75%) HTTP
7 2 (1.17%) SSL
8 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.88%) MySQL
2 22 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (8.19%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.68%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.34%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.75%) Big Data
7 3 (1.75%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.75%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.17%) Redis
8 2 (1.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (20.47%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.70%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (4.68%) Selenium
4 8 (4.68%) Subversion
5 7 (4.09%) JUnit
6 5 (2.92%) JIRA
6 5 (2.92%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.34%) Ant
8 3 (1.75%) DbUnit
8 3 (1.75%) JMeter
8 3 (1.75%) jMock
8 3 (1.75%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.75%) Mockito
9 2 (1.17%) ANTLR
9 2 (1.17%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.17%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.17%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.17%) Maven
9 2 (1.17%) MSBuild
General
1 49 (28.65%) Finance
2 22 (12.87%) Retail
3 9 (5.26%) Marketing
4 5 (2.92%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.34%) Electronics
6 2 (1.17%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 89 (52.05%) Developer
2 34 (19.88%) Ruby Developer
3 29 (16.96%) VMware Engineer
4 27 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 24 (14.04%) C++ Developer
5 24 (14.04%) Linux Engineer
5 24 (14.04%) SQL Developer
6 23 (13.45%) PHP Developer
7 20 (11.70%) HTML CSS Developer
7 20 (11.70%) HTML Developer
7 20 (11.70%) Senior PHP Developer
7 20 (11.70%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 20 (11.70%) Senior SQL Developer
8 19 (11.11%) Administrator
8 19 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (8.77%) Operations Engineer
9 15 (8.77%) Python Developer
9 15 (8.77%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 14 (8.19%) Cloud Engineer
10 14 (8.19%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (30.41%) HTML
2 51 (29.82%) CSS
3 34 (19.88%) AngularJS
4 29 (16.96%) HTML5
5 27 (15.79%) CSS3
6 26 (15.20%) Ruby on Rails
7 21 (12.28%) Web Services
8 15 (8.77%) Backbone.js
9 14 (8.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 14 (8.19%) STL
10 12 (7.02%) Sass
11 11 (6.43%) Ajax
11 11 (6.43%) jQuery
12 10 (5.85%) .NET
13 7 (4.09%) Ember.js
13 7 (4.09%) Grails
13 7 (4.09%) Spring
13 7 (4.09%) Spring MVC
14 6 (3.51%) LAMP
15 5 (2.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.39%) EMC VNX
2 25 (14.62%) Computer Science
3 21 (12.28%) Visualisation
4 12 (7.02%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.92%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 96 (56.14%) Linux
2 24 (14.04%) Windows
3 16 (9.36%) Unix
4 9 (5.26%) CentOS
5 8 (4.68%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Debian
7 1 (0.58%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.58%) OpenBSD
7 1 (0.58%) Solaris
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (23.98%) Capacity Planning
3 40 (23.39%) ITIL
3 40 (23.39%) Mentoring
4 38 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 32 (18.71%) TDD
6 30 (17.54%) MVC
7 26 (15.20%) Scrum
8 24 (14.04%) OOP
8 24 (14.04%) Open Source
9 21 (12.28%) Customer Engagement
9 21 (12.28%) Data Visualisation
10 20 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (10.53%) DevOps
12 16 (9.36%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (9.36%) Software Engineering
13 14 (8.19%) Data Management
14 12 (7.02%) Server Patching
14 12 (7.02%) Service Management
14 12 (7.02%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (73.68%) Python
2 78 (45.61%) JavaScript
2 78 (45.61%) Perl
3 72 (42.11%) Java
4 48 (28.07%) PHP
5 42 (24.56%) PowerShell
5 42 (24.56%) SQL
6 32 (18.71%) C++
7 28 (16.37%) Bash Shell
8 15 (8.77%) Shell Script
9 13 (7.60%) C
10 12 (7.02%) C#
11 5 (2.92%) Groovy
12 3 (1.75%) Scala
13 2 (1.17%) Prolog
13 2 (1.17%) VB
14 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (16.96%) Degree
2 28 (16.37%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (18.71%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SDET
System Software
1 40 (23.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (18.71%) VMware ESX
2 32 (18.71%) vSphere
3 28 (16.37%) Hyper-V
4 21 (12.28%) Docker
5 12 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.34%) Firmware
7 2 (1.17%) iptables
8 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.58%) Ceph
8 1 (0.58%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.58%) KVM
8 1 (0.58%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 40 (23.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 40 (23.39%) SCCM
1 40 (23.39%) WSUS
2 14 (8.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.75%) Ansible
3 3 (1.75%) Nagios
4 2 (1.17%) Puppet
4 2 (1.17%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.58%) Cacti
5 1 (0.58%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.58%) Ganeti
5 1 (0.58%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.58%) OpenView
5 1 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 47 (27.49%) Red Hat
2 40 (23.39%) Cisco
2 40 (23.39%) EMC
2 40 (23.39%) Qualys
2 40 (23.39%) VMware
3 12 (7.02%) Citrix
3 12 (7.02%) F5
4 8 (4.68%) Sun
5 7 (4.09%) Oracle
6 5 (2.92%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.75%) HP
7 3 (1.75%) Splunk
8 1 (0.58%) BMC
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