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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 93 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 50 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.24% 1.79% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.24% 4.74% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 23
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £56,500
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
801 886 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.92% 37.72% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 662 766 713
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 May 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 89 (92.71%) Python
2 62 (64.58%) PHP
3 53 (55.21%) Java
4 46 (47.92%) HTML
5 42 (43.75%) Linux
6 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
7 31 (32.29%) Perl
8 30 (31.25%) Windows
9 29 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (27.08%) Open Source
11 25 (26.04%) jQuery
12 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 24 (25.00%) MVC
12 24 (25.00%) UNIX
13 23 (23.96%) CSS
13 23 (23.96%) C++
13 23 (23.96%) AngularJS
14 22 (22.92%) JSON
14 22 (22.92%) MySQL
15 21 (21.88%) Mac OS X
15 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
15 21 (21.88%) HTML5
16 19 (19.79%) Computer Science
16 19 (19.79%) TCP/IP
16 19 (19.79%) C
16 19 (19.79%) Ant
17 18 (18.75%) CSS3
17 18 (18.75%) Selenium
18 17 (17.71%) Degree
18 17 (17.71%) Puppet

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (16.67%) JBoss
1 16 (16.67%) Apache
1 16 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 16 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.42%) IIS
3 4 (4.17%) Drupal
4 3 (3.13%) Node.js
4 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.08%) CMS
5 2 (2.08%) nginx
5 2 (2.08%) Eucalyptus
6 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.67%) SaaS
2 10 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.04%) Heroku
5 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.79%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.08%) SAN
3 2 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.04%) HTTP
4 1 (1.04%) DNS
4 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) MySQL
2 8 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.04%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.79%) Ant
3 18 (18.75%) Selenium
4 16 (16.67%) JUnit
4 16 (16.67%) JIRA
5 8 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.21%) Subversion
7 4 (4.17%) Hudson
8 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.13%) Maven
9 1 (1.04%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.04%) JBehave
9 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.04%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.04%) AnthillPro
9 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.17%) Legal
1 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.04%) Advertising
2 1 (1.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Developer
2 23 (23.96%) Support Engineer
3 19 (19.79%) Technical Support Engineer
3 19 (19.79%) Technical Engineer
3 19 (19.79%) Technical Support
4 18 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 17 (17.71%) Java Developer
6 16 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 16 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.92%) HTML
2 25 (26.04%) jQuery
3 23 (23.96%) CSS
3 23 (23.96%) AngularJS
4 22 (22.92%) JSON
5 21 (21.88%) HTML5
6 18 (18.75%) CSS3
7 17 (17.71%) Ruby on Rails
7 17 (17.71%) XML
8 16 (16.67%) PhoneGap
9 15 (15.63%) .NET
10 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET
11 7 (7.29%) REST
11 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
12 6 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
12 6 (6.25%) CakePHP
12 6 (6.25%) Express
12 6 (6.25%) Backbone.js
12 6 (6.25%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.21%) User Experience
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) Replication
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (43.75%) Linux
2 30 (31.25%) Windows
3 24 (25.00%) UNIX
4 21 (21.88%) Mac OS X
5 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.08%) VMS
6 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.08%) Debian
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) CentOS
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.08%) Open Source
3 24 (25.00%) MVC
4 21 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 17 (17.71%) Web Development
5 17 (17.71%) OOP
6 16 (16.67%) SOA
6 16 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 16 (16.67%) Mobile Development
7 14 (14.58%) DevOps
8 8 (8.33%) Scrum
8 8 (8.33%) TDD
8 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.29%) BDD
10 6 (6.25%) OO
11 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.17%) OOD
13 3 (3.13%) User Stories
13 3 (3.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 89 (92.71%) Python
2 62 (64.58%) PHP
3 53 (55.21%) Java
4 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
5 31 (32.29%) Perl
6 23 (23.96%) C++
7 19 (19.79%) C
8 10 (10.42%) Bash Shell
9 9 (9.38%) C#
10 7 (7.29%) VB.NET
11 6 (6.25%) SQL
11 6 (6.25%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.08%) AWK
14 1 (1.04%) Go
14 1 (1.04%) Scala
14 1 (1.04%) Groovy
14 1 (1.04%) XPath
14 1 (1.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) Samba
2 2 (2.08%) Varnish
2 2 (2.08%) GlusterFS
2 2 (2.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (17.71%) Puppet
2 14 (14.58%) Nagios
3 11 (11.46%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.29%) ZABBIX
5 6 (6.25%) Cacti
6 4 (4.17%) Ansible
7 2 (2.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (2.08%) OpenView
7 2 (2.08%) Ganglia
7 2 (2.08%) Graphite
7 2 (2.08%) collectd
8 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.04%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.04%) logstash
8 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) VMware
2 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.17%) SaltStack
3 4 (4.17%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco
4 2 (2.08%) Juniper
4 2 (2.08%) BMC
4 2 (2.08%) Splunk
5 1 (1.04%) Symantec
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle
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