Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 145 137
Rank change year-on-year +25 -8 +53
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 174 133 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.49% 1.88% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 4.06% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 155 117 228
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 £34,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +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 3,591 3,272 4,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 51.37% 46.16% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,140 2,780 3,855
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +36 71 £47,500 +15.15% 9
Wokingham +1 28 £35,000 - 2
Ascot - 23 £47,500 - 2
Newbury -9 17 £50,000 -20.00%
Maidenhead -28 12 £60,000 - 2
Slough -3 3 £45,000 -14.29%
Bracknell 0 2 £80,000 +23.08%
Windsor +2 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 104 (59.77%) Git (software)
2 93 (53.45%) C#
3 92 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (39.08%) Node.js
5 67 (38.51%) BDD
5 67 (38.51%) TDD
6 66 (37.93%) NoSQL
6 66 (37.93%) RESTful
7 65 (37.36%) SQL Server
8 61 (35.06%) Web Application Development
9 60 (34.48%) .NET
10 59 (33.91%) ASP.NET
10 59 (33.91%) Python
10 59 (33.91%) MVC
10 59 (33.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 59 (33.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 59 (33.91%) WCF
10 59 (33.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 55 (31.61%) Linux
12 54 (31.03%) Jenkins
13 42 (24.14%) Docker
14 40 (22.99%) OO
14 40 (22.99%) Java
15 38 (21.84%) Ruby on Rails
16 36 (20.69%) Windows
16 36 (20.69%) SQL Server 2016
17 34 (19.54%) Ansible
18 32 (18.39%) CSS
18 32 (18.39%) HTML
19 30 (17.24%) DevOps

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 21 (12.07%) nginx
2 4 (2.30%) Apache
3 1 (0.57%) Confluence
3 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.60%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (4.60%) Amazon S3
4 6 (3.45%) Route 53
4 6 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (2.30%) IaaS
6 2 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.15%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (1.15%) GitHub
7 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.57%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.75%) LAN
1 10 (5.75%) WAN
2 9 (5.17%) Firewall
3 7 (4.02%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.30%) HTTP
5 3 (1.72%) AMQP
6 2 (1.15%) DHCP
6 2 (1.15%) DNS
6 2 (1.15%) FCoE
6 2 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.15%) FTP
6 2 (1.15%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.15%) NAS
6 2 (1.15%) SAN
6 2 (1.15%) SNMP
6 2 (1.15%) SSL
6 2 (1.15%) VPN
7 1 (0.57%) Internet
7 1 (0.57%) Wireless
7 1 (0.57%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (37.93%) NoSQL
2 65 (37.36%) SQL Server
3 36 (20.69%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (13.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (8.62%) Redis
6 7 (4.02%) MySQL
7 4 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.15%) DB2
9 2 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 104 (59.77%) Git (software)
2 54 (31.03%) Jenkins
3 23 (13.22%) RSpec
3 23 (13.22%) Sublime Text
3 23 (13.22%) TextMate
4 20 (11.49%) Selenium
5 15 (8.62%) WebDriver
5 15 (8.62%) WiX
6 10 (5.75%) JMeter
7 8 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.45%) Hudson
9 5 (2.87%) Artifactory
9 5 (2.87%) Subversion
10 4 (2.30%) JIRA
10 4 (2.30%) Maven
10 4 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.72%) Appium
11 3 (1.72%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.15%) Spinnaker
General
1 16 (9.20%) Marketing
2 6 (3.45%) Automotive
3 5 (2.87%) Finance
4 4 (2.30%) Banking
5 3 (1.72%) Advertising
6 2 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 120 (68.97%) Developer
2 59 (33.91%) .NET Developer
3 27 (15.52%) Social Media Developer
4 26 (14.94%) Senior Developer
5 24 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 23 (13.22%) Ruby Developer
6 23 (13.22%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 20 (11.49%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (8.62%) Python Developer
9 13 (7.47%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Administrator
10 10 (5.75%) Automation Tester
10 10 (5.75%) Software Tester
10 10 (5.75%) Test Automation Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Tester
11 9 (5.17%) Azure Administrator
11 9 (5.17%) Cloud Administrator
11 9 (5.17%) Lead DevOps
11 9 (5.17%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.60%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (39.08%) Node.js
2 66 (37.93%) RESTful
3 60 (34.48%) .NET
4 59 (33.91%) ASP.NET
4 59 (33.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 59 (33.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 59 (33.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 59 (33.91%) WCF
5 38 (21.84%) Ruby on Rails
6 32 (18.39%) CSS
6 32 (18.39%) HTML
7 15 (8.62%) Celery
7 15 (8.62%) SQLAlchemy
7 15 (8.62%) Twisted
8 14 (8.05%) .NET Framework
9 13 (7.47%) Code First Entity Framework
9 13 (7.47%) Entity Framework
9 13 (7.47%) WinForms
9 13 (7.47%) WPF
9 13 (7.47%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.52%) BBC
1 27 (15.52%) Social Media
2 8 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.72%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.15%) Replication
6 2 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.57%) Fintech
7 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.61%) Linux
2 36 (20.69%) Windows
3 22 (12.64%) Ubuntu
4 14 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.17%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.60%) Debian
7 4 (2.30%) Unix
8 3 (1.72%) CentOS
9 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (38.51%) BDD
2 67 (38.51%) TDD
3 61 (35.06%) Web Application Development
4 59 (33.91%) MVC
5 40 (22.99%) OO
6 30 (17.24%) DevOps
7 24 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (12.07%) Test Automation
10 14 (8.05%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (7.47%) Software Engineering
12 12 (6.90%) OOP
12 12 (6.90%) Task Automation
13 11 (6.32%) ITIL
14 10 (5.75%) Migration
14 10 (5.75%) Open Source
14 10 (5.75%) Performance Testing
15 8 (4.60%) Configuration Management
16 7 (4.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 93 (53.45%) C#
2 59 (33.91%) Python
3 40 (22.99%) Java
4 24 (13.79%) Bash Shell
5 23 (13.22%) Perl
6 15 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 15 (8.62%) PHP
7 14 (8.05%) C
8 12 (6.90%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.02%) SQL
10 6 (3.45%) Go
11 3 (1.72%) C++
11 3 (1.72%) Groovy
12 2 (1.15%) Scala
12 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.57%) F#
13 1 (0.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 13 (7.47%) Degree
2 9 (5.17%) MCSA
2 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.57%) CCNA
3 1 (0.57%) CEH
3 1 (0.57%) CISA
3 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.57%) CISSP
3 1 (0.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 42 (24.14%) Docker
2 17 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.62%) vSphere
4 6 (3.45%) KVM
5 5 (2.87%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.30%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 34 (19.54%) Ansible
2 20 (11.49%) Puppet
3 15 (8.62%) HAProxy
3 15 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (6.32%) Terraform
5 8 (4.60%) Kubernetes
6 6 (3.45%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.30%) Grafana
7 4 (2.30%) Nagios
8 3 (1.72%) Consul
8 3 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (1.72%) Packer
9 2 (1.15%) Rancher
Vendors
1 28 (16.09%) Apple
1 28 (16.09%) Google
2 27 (15.52%) Facebook
2 27 (15.52%) Sony
2 27 (15.52%) Yahoo!
3 23 (13.22%) VMware
4 11 (6.32%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.32%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.17%) Oracle
6 4 (2.30%) CA
6 4 (2.30%) Splunk
7 2 (1.15%) Centrify
7 2 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe
8 1 (0.57%) NVIDIA
8 1 (0.57%) Perforce
8 1 (0.57%) Samsung
8 1 (0.57%) SAP