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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 78 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 59 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.10% 2.18% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.81% 6.40% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 59 50 44
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
867 844 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 45.61% 34.11% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 789 725 812
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 127 (80.89%) Python
2 98 (62.42%) Linux
3 84 (53.50%) Perl
4 64 (40.76%) JavaScript
5 56 (35.67%) Firewall
6 52 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (32.48%) Data Protection
8 49 (31.21%) Java
9 45 (28.66%) Red Hat
10 41 (26.11%) HTML
11 38 (24.20%) CSS
11 38 (24.20%) Finance
11 38 (24.20%) PowerShell
12 37 (23.57%) PHP
13 36 (22.93%) VMware
13 36 (22.93%) Capacity Planning
14 35 (22.29%) Amazon AWS
14 35 (22.29%) Data Visualisation
14 35 (22.29%) Customer Engagement
14 35 (22.29%) Visualisation
15 34 (21.66%) VMware Infrastructure
15 34 (21.66%) ITIL
15 34 (21.66%) Cisco
15 34 (21.66%) Opscode Chef
16 33 (21.02%) Jenkins
16 33 (21.02%) DevOps
16 33 (21.02%) C++
17 32 (20.38%) Web Services
17 32 (20.38%) EMC
17 32 (20.38%) SCCM

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 31 (19.75%) OpenStack
2 29 (18.47%) nginx
3 27 (17.20%) JBoss
4 23 (14.65%) Node.js
5 13 (8.28%) Apache
6 7 (4.46%) Drupal
7 6 (3.82%) Apache Spark
8 4 (2.55%) CloudStack
8 4 (2.55%) Eucalyptus
8 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.91%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.91%) Confluence
9 3 (1.91%) Liferay
10 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 35 (22.29%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.56%) SaaS
3 24 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (11.46%) OpenShift
5 8 (5.10%) PaaS
6 1 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (35.67%) Firewall
2 32 (20.38%) Cisco IOS
2 32 (20.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (15.29%) DNS
3 24 (15.29%) TCP/IP
4 14 (8.92%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (3.82%) SSL
6 5 (3.18%) Internet
7 3 (1.91%) HTTP
8 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.64%) SNMP
9 1 (0.64%) SSH
9 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.75%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (19.11%) Hadoop
3 21 (13.38%) MySQL
4 7 (4.46%) Big Data
5 6 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (3.82%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.55%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.55%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.91%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.91%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.91%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (21.02%) Jenkins
2 32 (20.38%) Git (software)
3 26 (16.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (8.92%) Subversion
5 7 (4.46%) Selenium
6 5 (3.18%) JUnit
7 3 (1.91%) Ant
7 3 (1.91%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.91%) DbUnit
7 3 (1.91%) JIRA
7 3 (1.91%) JMeter
7 3 (1.91%) jMock
7 3 (1.91%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.91%) Maven
7 3 (1.91%) Mockito
8 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.27%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.27%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.27%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.27%) RSpec
General
1 38 (24.20%) Finance
2 29 (18.47%) Retail
3 9 (5.73%) Marketing
4 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (42.68%) Developer
2 25 (15.92%) Ruby Developer
3 24 (15.29%) C++ Developer
4 23 (14.65%) VMware Engineer
5 22 (14.01%) Python Developer
6 19 (12.10%) Cloud Engineer
7 18 (11.46%) Administrator
7 18 (11.46%) Linux Administrator
8 16 (10.19%) Senior Developer
9 15 (9.55%) PHP Developer
10 14 (8.92%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (8.28%) HTML Developer
12 12 (7.64%) Cloud Administrator
12 12 (7.64%) HTML CSS Developer
12 12 (7.64%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (7.64%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 12 (7.64%) SQL Developer
13 11 (7.01%) Senior VMware Engineer
14 10 (6.37%) Senior Ruby Developer
14 10 (6.37%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.11%) HTML
2 38 (24.20%) CSS
3 32 (20.38%) Web Services
4 29 (18.47%) AngularJS
5 23 (14.65%) Ruby on Rails
6 17 (10.83%) LAMP
7 15 (9.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 15 (9.55%) STL
8 9 (5.73%) .NET
8 9 (5.73%) Backbone.js
9 8 (5.10%) CSS3
9 8 (5.10%) HTML5
10 7 (4.46%) Ajax
10 7 (4.46%) Sass
11 6 (3.82%) Grails
11 6 (3.82%) Spring
11 6 (3.82%) Spring MVC
12 4 (2.55%) jQuery
12 4 (2.55%) LEMP Stack
12 4 (2.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.29%) Visualisation
2 32 (20.38%) EMC VNX
3 21 (13.38%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.92%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.55%) iPad
6 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.27%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.64%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 98 (62.42%) Linux
2 28 (17.83%) Windows
3 18 (11.46%) CentOS
4 17 (10.83%) Unix
5 13 (8.28%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.18%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.91%) FreeBSD
8 3 (1.91%) OpenBSD
9 1 (0.64%) Debian
9 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (32.48%) Data Protection
3 36 (22.93%) Capacity Planning
4 35 (22.29%) Customer Engagement
4 35 (22.29%) Data Visualisation
5 34 (21.66%) ITIL
6 33 (21.02%) DevOps
7 29 (18.47%) Mentoring
8 28 (17.83%) Scrum
9 27 (17.20%) Open Source
10 22 (14.01%) MVC
11 19 (12.10%) TDD
12 18 (11.46%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (11.46%) Data Management
13 17 (10.83%) OOP
14 14 (8.92%) Server Patching
14 14 (8.92%) Service Management
14 14 (8.92%) Vulnerability Management
15 12 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (7.01%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 127 (80.89%) Python
2 84 (53.50%) Perl
3 64 (40.76%) JavaScript
4 49 (31.21%) Java
5 38 (24.20%) PowerShell
6 37 (23.57%) PHP
7 33 (21.02%) C++
8 28 (17.83%) SQL
9 22 (14.01%) Bash Shell
10 17 (10.83%) Shell Script
11 10 (6.37%) C
12 9 (5.73%) C#
13 5 (3.18%) Groovy
14 3 (1.91%) Scala
15 2 (1.27%) VB
16 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (12.10%) Degree
2 18 (11.46%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (19.11%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SDET
System Software
1 34 (21.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (20.38%) vSphere
3 28 (17.83%) Docker
3 28 (17.83%) VMware ESX
4 20 (12.74%) Hyper-V
5 14 (8.92%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.55%) GlusterFS
7 4 (2.55%) Varnish
8 3 (1.91%) Ceph
8 3 (1.91%) KVM
9 2 (1.27%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 34 (21.66%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (20.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 32 (20.38%) SCCM
2 32 (20.38%) WSUS
3 10 (6.37%) Nagios
4 9 (5.73%) Puppet
5 6 (3.82%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.55%) Ansible
6 4 (2.55%) Cacti
6 4 (2.55%) Ganglia
6 4 (2.55%) OpenView
6 4 (2.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.91%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.91%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 45 (28.66%) Red Hat
2 36 (22.93%) VMware
3 34 (21.66%) Cisco
4 32 (20.38%) EMC
4 32 (20.38%) Qualys
5 24 (15.29%) F5
6 16 (10.19%) Citrix
7 6 (3.82%) Splunk
8 5 (3.18%) Zend
9 4 (2.55%) BMC
9 4 (2.55%) Sun
10 3 (1.91%) HP
10 3 (1.91%) Oracle
11 2 (1.27%) Juniper
11 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.27%) NetApp
11 2 (1.27%) Nimble Storage
12 1 (0.64%) SaltStack
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago