Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 134 134
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 +47
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 130 138 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.92% 2.08% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 4.33% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 121 122 207
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £34,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% -7.00% +11.11%

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,479 3,187 3,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 51.34% 48.03% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,037 2,677 3,468
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Berkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Berkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Berkshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +34 62 £50,000 -2.44% 6
Wokingham -7 16 £35,000 -
Ascot +9 15 £47,500 -
Newbury -14 12 £50,000 +25.00%
Maidenhead -61 11 £60,000 +2.13% 1
Bracknell - 3 £70,000 -
Slough -3 2 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Windsor +3 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 77 (59.23%) Git (software)
2 67 (51.54%) C#
3 64 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (43.85%) Python
5 49 (37.69%) Linux
6 47 (36.15%) Jenkins
7 45 (34.62%) NoSQL
8 42 (32.31%) Node.js
8 42 (32.31%) Docker
8 42 (32.31%) TDD
9 41 (31.54%) SQL Server
10 40 (30.77%) BDD
11 38 (29.23%) RESTful
12 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (28.46%) Web Application Development
12 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET
12 37 (28.46%) .NET
12 37 (28.46%) MVC
12 37 (28.46%) WCF
12 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 35 (26.92%) Java
13 35 (26.92%) Ansible
14 33 (25.38%) Ruby on Rails
15 28 (21.54%) Windows
15 28 (21.54%) DevOps
16 27 (20.77%) SQL Server 2016
17 26 (20.00%) OO
18 22 (16.92%) Ubuntu
18 22 (16.92%) Bash Shell

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 20 (15.38%) nginx
2 2 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (0.77%) JBoss
3 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.15%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.08%) IaaS
4 3 (2.31%) GitHub
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.54%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.54%) PaaS
5 2 (1.54%) SaaS
5 2 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) LAN
1 4 (3.08%) WAN
2 3 (2.31%) AMQP
3 2 (1.54%) DHCP
3 2 (1.54%) DNS
3 2 (1.54%) FCoE
3 2 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.54%) Firewall
3 2 (1.54%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.54%) NAS
3 2 (1.54%) SAN
3 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.54%) Wireless
3 2 (1.54%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (34.62%) NoSQL
2 41 (31.54%) SQL Server
3 27 (20.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (13.85%) Redis
5 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (3.85%) MySQL
7 4 (3.08%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 77 (59.23%) Git (software)
2 47 (36.15%) Jenkins
3 18 (13.85%) WiX
4 15 (11.54%) RSpec
4 15 (11.54%) Sublime Text
4 15 (11.54%) TextMate
5 11 (8.46%) Selenium
6 8 (6.15%) WebDriver
7 7 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (5.38%) Hudson
7 7 (5.38%) Vagrant
8 6 (4.62%) JMeter
9 5 (3.85%) Artifactory
9 5 (3.85%) Subversion
10 2 (1.54%) Appium
10 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.54%) Spinnaker
11 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (10.77%) Marketing
2 6 (4.62%) Advertising
3 3 (2.31%) Finance
4 2 (1.54%) Automotive
4 2 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (63.08%) Developer
2 37 (28.46%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.69%) Software Developer
4 21 (16.15%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (13.08%) Python Developer
5 17 (13.08%) Senior Developer
6 15 (11.54%) Ruby Developer
6 15 (11.54%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 14 (10.77%) Social Media Developer
8 10 (7.69%) Administrator
9 7 (5.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Azure DevOps
9 7 (5.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) Azure Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Automation Tester
10 6 (4.62%) Azure Administrator
10 6 (4.62%) Cloud Administrator
10 6 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Test Automation Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.31%) Node.js
2 38 (29.23%) RESTful
3 37 (28.46%) .NET
3 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET
3 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 37 (28.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 37 (28.46%) WCF
4 33 (25.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 19 (14.62%) CSS
5 19 (14.62%) HTML
6 18 (13.85%) Celery
6 18 (13.85%) SQLAlchemy
6 18 (13.85%) Twisted
7 17 (13.08%) wxWidgets
8 7 (5.38%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.38%) Code First Entity Framework
8 7 (5.38%) Entity Framework
8 7 (5.38%) WinForms
8 7 (5.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) BBC
1 14 (10.77%) Social Media
2 6 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.31%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.31%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.54%) Replication
5 2 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.77%) Fintech
6 1 (0.77%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 49 (37.69%) Linux
2 28 (21.54%) Windows
3 22 (16.92%) Ubuntu
4 12 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.85%) Debian
8 4 (3.08%) CentOS
8 4 (3.08%) Unix
9 2 (1.54%) Android
9 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.77%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.31%) TDD
3 40 (30.77%) BDD
4 37 (28.46%) MVC
4 37 (28.46%) Web Application Development
5 28 (21.54%) DevOps
6 26 (20.00%) OO
7 20 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (13.85%) Task Automation
9 14 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (10.77%) Configuration Management
10 12 (9.23%) Software Engineering
10 12 (9.23%) Test Automation
11 10 (7.69%) ITIL
11 10 (7.69%) OOP
12 8 (6.15%) Open Source
13 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.38%) High Availability
13 7 (5.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 67 (51.54%) C#
2 57 (43.85%) Python
3 35 (26.92%) Java
4 22 (16.92%) Bash Shell
5 18 (13.85%) C
6 16 (12.31%) Perl
7 10 (7.69%) Go
7 10 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 9 (6.92%) PHP
9 8 (6.15%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.08%) SQL
11 2 (1.54%) C++
11 2 (1.54%) Scala
11 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.77%) Groovy
12 1 (0.77%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Degree
1 6 (4.62%) MCSA
1 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.54%) CEH
2 2 (1.54%) CISA
2 2 (1.54%) CISSP
2 2 (1.54%) OSCP
3 1 (0.77%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 42 (32.31%) Docker
2 18 (13.85%) vSphere
3 13 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.08%) KVM
5 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.54%) Samba
6 1 (0.77%) oVirt
6 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (26.92%) Ansible
2 18 (13.85%) HAProxy
3 16 (12.31%) Puppet
4 15 (11.54%) Terraform
5 13 (10.00%) Kubernetes
6 10 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (6.15%) Nagios
8 7 (5.38%) Consul
8 7 (5.38%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (5.38%) Packer
9 2 (1.54%) Rancher
9 2 (1.54%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 2 (1.54%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.77%) rkt
Vendors
1 15 (11.54%) Google
1 15 (11.54%) VMware
2 14 (10.77%) Apple
2 14 (10.77%) Facebook
2 14 (10.77%) Sony
2 14 (10.77%) Yahoo!
3 11 (8.46%) Red Hat
4 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.62%) Oracle
6 2 (1.54%) CA
6 2 (1.54%) Centrify
7 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.77%) SaltStack