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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 54 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.82% 2.72% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 5.67% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 8
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -13.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £31,600 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
223 247 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.55% 47.96% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 200 197 196
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 June 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Slough

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Perl
3 10 (55.56%) PHP
3 10 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
4 8 (44.44%) HIPAA
4 8 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 8 (44.44%) Cyber Security
5 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) TDD
6 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 6 (33.33%) QA
6 6 (33.33%) Selenium
6 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (27.78%) Project Management
7 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
7 5 (27.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (27.78%) DDoS Mitigation
7 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) SIEM
8 4 (22.22%) Management Information System

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 6 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Military
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Security Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Incident Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Security Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Security Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (44.44%) Cyber Security
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
5 5 (27.78%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) SIEM
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) PHP
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CISM
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 8 (44.44%) HIPAA
3 6 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SaltStack
1 2 (11.11%) LogLogic
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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