The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 64 99 111
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 68 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.80% 2.22% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.88% 5.64% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 37
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
766 905 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.84% 39.47% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 699 732 766
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 114 (83.82%) Python
2 89 (65.44%) Linux
3 60 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 58 (42.65%) Perl
5 57 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (37.50%) PHP
7 47 (34.56%) Git (software)
8 42 (30.88%) LAMP
9 40 (29.41%) HTML
10 38 (27.94%) CSS
10 38 (27.94%) DevOps
11 36 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
11 36 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
12 35 (25.74%) Data Protection
12 35 (25.74%) OOP
13 34 (25.00%) SQL
14 33 (24.26%) Web Services
14 33 (24.26%) Open Source
15 31 (22.79%) TDD
16 30 (22.06%) MVC
16 30 (22.06%) Bash Shell
17 29 (21.32%) nginx
17 29 (21.32%) Firewall
17 29 (21.32%) C++
18 28 (20.59%) OpenStack
19 25 (18.38%) Scrum
19 25 (18.38%) Computer Science
20 23 (16.91%) Zend
20 23 (16.91%) Customer Engagement
20 23 (16.91%) Visualisation

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (21.32%) nginx
2 28 (20.59%) OpenStack
3 19 (13.97%) JBoss
4 16 (11.76%) Apache
5 11 (8.09%) Drupal
5 11 (8.09%) Eucalyptus
6 5 (3.68%) CloudStack
7 4 (2.94%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.74%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.74%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (16.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (14.71%) SaaS
4 8 (5.88%) OpenShift
5 7 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (4.41%) PaaS
7 5 (3.68%) Google Apps
7 5 (3.68%) IaaS
8 2 (1.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.32%) Firewall
2 18 (13.24%) DNS
2 18 (13.24%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.09%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (8.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (4.41%) Internet
5 5 (3.68%) SMTP
6 4 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (2.94%) SSL
7 3 (2.21%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.74%) HTTP
8 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.74%) SSH
8 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.18%) Hadoop
2 21 (15.44%) MySQL
2 21 (15.44%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.41%) Big Data
4 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.74%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.74%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (34.56%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.18%) Jenkins
3 19 (13.97%) Subversion
4 18 (13.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.41%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.41%) JUnit
5 6 (4.41%) Mockito
6 5 (3.68%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.74%) Ant
7 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.74%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.74%) jMock
7 1 (0.74%) Maven
7 1 (0.74%) RSpec
7 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 20 (14.71%) Retail
2 14 (10.29%) Finance
3 7 (5.15%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Advertising
4 1 (0.74%) Law
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (44.85%) Developer
2 41 (30.15%) Python Developer
3 30 (22.06%) Ruby Developer
4 27 (19.85%) PHP Developer
5 25 (18.38%) HTML Developer
6 23 (16.91%) PHP Zend Developer
7 22 (16.18%) HTML CSS Developer
7 22 (16.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 22 (16.18%) SQL Developer
7 22 (16.18%) Symfony Developer
8 21 (15.44%) C++ Developer
9 18 (13.24%) Cloud Engineer
10 15 (11.03%) Senior Developer
11 14 (10.29%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (8.82%) Senior PHP Developer
12 12 (8.82%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
12 12 (8.82%) Senior Python Developer
12 12 (8.82%) Senior Ruby Developer
12 12 (8.82%) Senior SQL Developer
13 10 (7.35%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.88%) LAMP
2 40 (29.41%) HTML
3 38 (27.94%) CSS
4 33 (24.26%) Web Services
5 22 (16.18%) Node.js
5 22 (16.18%) Symfony
6 21 (15.44%) AngularJS
7 11 (8.09%) LEMP Stack
7 11 (8.09%) Sensu
8 10 (7.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (7.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (7.35%) STL
9 5 (3.68%) Gherkin
9 5 (3.68%) jQuery
10 4 (2.94%) .NET
10 4 (2.94%) Ajax
10 4 (2.94%) libvirt
11 2 (1.47%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.74%) Servlets
12 1 (0.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Computer Science
2 23 (16.91%) Visualisation
3 11 (8.09%) EMC VNX
4 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.68%) iPad
6 4 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.21%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.21%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 89 (65.44%) Linux
2 16 (11.76%) Windows
3 13 (9.56%) Ubuntu
4 12 (8.82%) CentOS
5 7 (5.15%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.94%) FreeBSD
6 4 (2.94%) OpenBSD
6 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.94%) DevOps
3 35 (25.74%) Data Protection
3 35 (25.74%) OOP
4 33 (24.26%) Open Source
5 31 (22.79%) TDD
6 30 (22.06%) MVC
7 25 (18.38%) Scrum
8 23 (16.91%) Customer Engagement
8 23 (16.91%) Data Visualisation
9 22 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (13.97%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (13.97%) Data Management
11 16 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (11.76%) Configuration Management
12 13 (9.56%) ITIL
13 11 (8.09%) High Availability
13 11 (8.09%) Software Engineering
14 10 (7.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 114 (83.82%) Python
2 60 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 58 (42.65%) Perl
4 51 (37.50%) PHP
5 34 (25.00%) SQL
6 30 (22.06%) Bash Shell
7 29 (21.32%) C++
8 23 (16.91%) Java
9 17 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.94%) C
10 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.21%) C#
12 1 (0.74%) Groovy
12 1 (0.74%) Scala
12 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (16.18%) Degree
2 7 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 20 (14.71%) Docker
2 15 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.03%) vSphere
3 11 (8.09%) GlusterFS
3 11 (8.09%) Varnish
4 10 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.35%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.94%) Ceph
6 4 (2.94%) KVM
6 4 (2.94%) QEMU
6 4 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (16.18%) Puppet
3 15 (11.03%) Nagios
4 12 (8.82%) SCCM
5 11 (8.09%) Cacti
5 11 (8.09%) Ganglia
5 11 (8.09%) OpenView
5 11 (8.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 11 (8.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 11 (8.09%) WSUS
6 4 (2.94%) Ansible
6 4 (2.94%) CFEngine
6 4 (2.94%) Ganeti
6 4 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (16.91%) Zend
2 20 (14.71%) Red Hat
3 18 (13.24%) F5
4 17 (12.50%) VMware
5 14 (10.29%) Cisco
6 11 (8.09%) BMC
6 11 (8.09%) EMC
6 11 (8.09%) Qualys
6 11 (8.09%) Splunk
7 7 (5.15%) Citrix
8 5 (3.68%) Google
8 5 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.94%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.21%) Juniper
10 3 (2.21%) NetApp
10 3 (2.21%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle
11 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.74%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.74%) Sun
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