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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 58 86 102
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 82 57 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.52% 2.62% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.73% 6.49% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75 45 33
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
764 878 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.09% 40.35% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 688 731 694
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 £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 106 (74.65%) Python
2 96 (67.61%) Linux
3 73 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (51.41%) Git (software)
4 64 (45.07%) PHP
5 63 (44.37%) JavaScript
6 58 (40.85%) LAMP
7 53 (37.32%) TDD
7 53 (37.32%) OOP
8 51 (35.92%) Perl
9 48 (33.80%) HTML
10 47 (33.10%) CSS
11 44 (30.99%) MVC
12 42 (29.58%) Bash Shell
13 40 (28.17%) SQL
14 39 (27.46%) DevOps
15 37 (26.06%) Amazon AWS
16 34 (23.94%) Java
16 34 (23.94%) Open Source
16 34 (23.94%) Opscode Chef
17 33 (23.24%) Zend
18 32 (22.54%) Symfony
18 32 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
19 31 (21.83%) Puppet
20 30 (21.13%) Web Services
21 29 (20.42%) nginx
22 28 (19.72%) QA
22 28 (19.72%) MySQL
23 24 (16.90%) Apache

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 (20.42%) nginx
2 24 (16.90%) Apache
3 18 (12.68%) OpenStack
4 17 (11.97%) Drupal
4 17 (11.97%) Eucalyptus
5 11 (7.75%) JBoss
6 4 (2.82%) CloudStack
7 3 (2.11%) Confluence
7 3 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.11%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (26.06%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (13.38%) SaaS
3 17 (11.97%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (6.34%) OpenShift
6 5 (3.52%) Google Apps
6 5 (3.52%) IaaS
7 4 (2.82%) PaaS
8 3 (2.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.11%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (2.11%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.11%) Route 53
8 3 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.41%) Heroku
10 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.68%) Firewall
2 14 (9.86%) SMTP
3 9 (6.34%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (6.34%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (6.34%) DNS
3 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.93%) Internet
5 3 (2.11%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.41%) CTI
6 2 (1.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.41%) SSL
6 2 (1.41%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.70%) SSH
7 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.72%) MySQL
2 14 (9.86%) Hadoop
2 14 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (7.75%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.34%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.11%) Big Data
9 3 (2.11%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (51.41%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.20%) Subversion
3 17 (11.97%) Cucumber
4 15 (10.56%) Jenkins
5 14 (9.86%) Eclipse
5 14 (9.86%) JUnit
5 14 (9.86%) Mockito
6 10 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (4.23%) Selenium
8 4 (2.82%) Ant
8 4 (2.82%) JIRA
8 4 (2.82%) Maven
9 3 (2.11%) FishEye
9 3 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.41%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.70%) RSpec
11 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (9.15%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Retail
3 8 (5.63%) Advertising
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
4 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (46.48%) Developer
2 45 (31.69%) Python Developer
3 38 (26.76%) Ruby Developer
4 36 (25.35%) PHP Developer
5 35 (24.65%) HTML Developer
6 33 (23.24%) PHP Zend Developer
7 32 (22.54%) HTML CSS Developer
7 32 (22.54%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 32 (22.54%) SQL Developer
7 32 (22.54%) Symfony Developer
8 25 (17.61%) Linux Engineer
9 24 (16.90%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (12.68%) DevOps Engineer
11 17 (11.97%) Senior Developer
11 17 (11.97%) Senior PHP Developer
11 17 (11.97%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
11 17 (11.97%) Senior Python Developer
11 17 (11.97%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 17 (11.97%) Senior SQL Developer
11 17 (11.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (40.85%) LAMP
2 48 (33.80%) HTML
3 47 (33.10%) CSS
4 32 (22.54%) Symfony
5 30 (21.13%) Web Services
6 24 (16.90%) Node.js
7 20 (14.08%) LEMP Stack
8 17 (11.97%) AngularJS
8 17 (11.97%) Sensu
9 14 (9.86%) Gherkin
10 9 (6.34%) .NET
10 9 (6.34%) RESTful
10 9 (6.34%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (5.63%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET
11 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (5.63%) WCF
12 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (4.93%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.15%) Enterprise Cloud
4 11 (7.75%) Visualisation
5 9 (6.34%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.82%) iPad
7 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.11%) Blog
7 3 (2.11%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.41%) IVR
8 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (67.61%) Linux
2 18 (12.68%) Windows
3 8 (5.63%) Ubuntu
4 7 (4.93%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.52%) CentOS
7 4 (2.82%) FreeBSD
7 4 (2.82%) OpenBSD
8 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (37.32%) OOP
2 53 (37.32%) TDD
3 44 (30.99%) MVC
4 39 (27.46%) DevOps
5 34 (23.94%) Open Source
6 32 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (16.20%) BDD
7 23 (16.20%) Scrum
8 22 (15.49%) Configuration Management
9 18 (12.68%) OO
10 16 (11.27%) Test Strategy
11 14 (9.86%) Automation Testing
11 14 (9.86%) Data Loss Prevention
12 13 (9.15%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (9.15%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (9.15%) Data Management
12 13 (9.15%) Data Protection
12 13 (9.15%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (74.65%) Python
2 64 (45.07%) PHP
3 63 (44.37%) JavaScript
4 51 (35.92%) Perl
5 42 (29.58%) Bash Shell
6 40 (28.17%) SQL
7 34 (23.94%) Java
8 15 (10.56%) C++
8 15 (10.56%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.34%) C#
10 5 (3.52%) Groovy
11 2 (1.41%) C
12 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (13.38%) Degree
2 8 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.72%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.97%) GlusterFS
1 17 (11.97%) Varnish
2 14 (9.86%) vSphere
3 13 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.75%) Docker
4 11 (7.75%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.93%) Active Directory
6 6 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.52%) vCloud
8 4 (2.82%) Ceph
8 4 (2.82%) KVM
8 4 (2.82%) QEMU
8 4 (2.82%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (23.94%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (21.83%) Puppet
3 19 (13.38%) Nagios
4 17 (11.97%) Cacti
4 17 (11.97%) Ganglia
4 17 (11.97%) OpenView
4 17 (11.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 10 (7.04%) SCCM
6 9 (6.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 9 (6.34%) WSUS
7 5 (3.52%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.82%) CFEngine
8 4 (2.82%) Ganeti
9 3 (2.11%) Graylog
9 3 (2.11%) Kibana
9 3 (2.11%) logstash
10 2 (1.41%) Ansible
10 2 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.41%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 33 (23.24%) Zend
2 17 (11.97%) BMC
2 17 (11.97%) Splunk
3 15 (10.56%) VMware
4 14 (9.86%) Cisco
5 13 (9.15%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.34%) EMC
6 9 (6.34%) F5
6 9 (6.34%) Qualys
7 8 (5.63%) Facebook
8 5 (3.52%) Google
8 5 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.82%) Citrix
9 4 (2.82%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.11%) Juniper
10 3 (2.11%) NetApp
10 3 (2.11%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (1.41%) Oracle
12 1 (0.70%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London, Manchester, Leeds, Reading, Bristol
Network Compucare
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Manchester, Leeds, Reading, Bristol
Network Compucare
Salary: £70,000 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago