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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 91 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 54 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.18% 1.87% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.40% 4.82% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 30
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
844 934 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.11% 38.79% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 725 812 721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 81 (90.00%) Python
2 56 (62.22%) PHP
3 50 (55.56%) Java
4 44 (48.89%) HTML
5 39 (43.33%) Linux
6 33 (36.67%) JavaScript
7 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (32.22%) Perl
9 28 (31.11%) Windows
10 26 (28.89%) Open Source
11 22 (24.44%) UNIX
12 21 (23.33%) Git (software)
13 20 (22.22%) HTML5
14 19 (21.11%) CSS
14 19 (21.11%) MySQL
14 19 (21.11%) C++
14 19 (21.11%) TCP/IP
14 19 (21.11%) Software Engineering
14 19 (21.11%) Computer Science
15 18 (20.00%) Mac OS X
15 18 (20.00%) Ant
16 17 (18.89%) jQuery
16 17 (18.89%) Puppet
17 16 (17.78%) Selenium
17 16 (17.78%) Degree
17 16 (17.78%) C
17 16 (17.78%) XML
18 15 (16.67%) OOP
18 15 (16.67%) Identity Management
18 15 (16.67%) CSS3

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (14.44%) JBoss
1 13 (14.44%) WebSphere
1 13 (14.44%) WebLogic
2 12 (13.33%) Apache
3 6 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (2.22%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (2.22%) Node.js
4 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.22%) CMS
4 2 (2.22%) Drupal
4 2 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) SaaS
2 9 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.11%) PaaS
5 1 (1.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) MySQL
2 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.22%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.11%) Big Data
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.00%) Ant
3 16 (17.78%) Selenium
4 13 (14.44%) JIRA
4 13 (14.44%) JUnit
5 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.67%) Hudson
6 6 (6.67%) Subversion
7 5 (5.56%) Maven
8 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.22%) AnthillPro
9 2 (2.22%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.22%) JBehave
10 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.11%) Calabash
General
1 2 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (1.11%) Marketing
2 1 (1.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Developer
2 23 (25.56%) Support Engineer
3 19 (21.11%) Technical Support
3 19 (21.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 19 (21.11%) Technical Engineer
4 15 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 15 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 13 (14.44%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Applications Architect
7 5 (5.56%) DevOps Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (48.89%) HTML
2 20 (22.22%) HTML5
3 19 (21.11%) CSS
4 17 (18.89%) jQuery
5 16 (17.78%) XML
6 15 (16.67%) CSS3
6 15 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 14 (15.56%) JSON
8 13 (14.44%) PhoneGap
9 12 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (8.89%) .NET
11 5 (5.56%) Web Services
12 3 (3.33%) RESTful
12 3 (3.33%) J2EE
12 3 (3.33%) Ajax
12 3 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (3.33%) Sensu
13 2 (2.22%) REST
13 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.89%) Open Source
2 19 (21.11%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.78%) User Experience
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.11%) Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (43.33%) Linux
2 28 (31.11%) Windows
3 22 (24.44%) UNIX
4 18 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.33%) VMS
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.22%) Debian
7 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) Software Engineering
3 15 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 15 (16.67%) OOP
3 15 (16.67%) DevOps
4 14 (15.56%) Scrum
4 14 (15.56%) MVC
4 14 (15.56%) Web Development
5 13 (14.44%) SOA
5 13 (14.44%) Mobile Development
6 11 (12.22%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.67%) OO
9 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.56%) Change Management
9 5 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Coaching
9 5 (5.56%) User Stories
10 4 (4.44%) OOD
10 4 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 81 (90.00%) Python
2 56 (62.22%) PHP
3 50 (55.56%) Java
4 33 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 29 (32.22%) Perl
6 19 (21.11%) C++
7 16 (17.78%) C
8 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.33%) C#
12 2 (2.22%) VBScript
12 2 (2.22%) XQuery
12 2 (2.22%) Scala
12 2 (2.22%) XPath
12 2 (2.22%) Groovy
13 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.11%) SQL
13 1 (1.11%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (17.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.33%) KVM
2 2 (2.22%) GlusterFS
2 2 (2.22%) Varnish
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (18.89%) Puppet
2 14 (15.56%) Nagios
3 12 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.00%) ZABBIX
5 6 (6.67%) Cacti
6 3 (3.33%) Ansible
7 2 (2.22%) collectd
7 2 (2.22%) Graphite
7 2 (2.22%) Ganglia
7 2 (2.22%) OpenView
7 2 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.11%) logstash
8 1 (1.11%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.44%) Rackspace
3 4 (4.44%) SaltStack
4 3 (3.33%) VMware
5 2 (2.22%) Juniper
5 2 (2.22%) BMC
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco
5 2 (2.22%) Splunk
6 1 (1.11%) Google
6 1 (1.11%) Symantec
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