The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 59 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.95% 2.77% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 6.18% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 17
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
283 259 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 42.56% 44.81% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 235 233 217
Average salary £40,250 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.44% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Ruby
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Slough region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Slough

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Slough

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) Web Development
3 7 (38.89%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) Perl
4 6 (33.33%) JSP
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) XHTML
4 6 (33.33%) Sass
5 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) LAMP
5 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (27.78%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) Selenium
5 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
1 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Capybara
4 1 (5.56%) Gradle
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Web Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) QA Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) JSP
2 6 (33.33%) XHTML
2 6 (33.33%) Sass
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (27.78%) LAMP
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Web Development
3 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 8 (44.44%) PHP
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago