Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 120 137
Rank change year-on-year +27 +17 +87
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 185 226 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.97% 2.61% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.93% 6.11% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 173 193 224
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

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 3120 3700 4551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.04% 42.74% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2714 3224 3897
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -21 57 £40,000 -27.27% 7
Ascot - 33 £47,500 - 2
Slough +14 26 £47,500 -32.14%
Maidenhead +31 23 £56,250 -6.25%
Wokingham +14 22 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Newbury -7 14 £40,000 -36.00%
Bracknell -1 1 £100,000 +116.22%
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 102 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (54.05%) Git (software)
3 88 (47.57%) Python
4 73 (39.46%) Java
5 72 (38.92%) TDD
6 69 (37.30%) BDD
7 66 (35.68%) Linux
8 65 (35.14%) C#
9 62 (33.51%) HTML
10 60 (32.43%) .NET
10 60 (32.43%) Node.js
11 57 (30.81%) NoSQL
12 56 (30.27%) CSS
13 55 (29.73%) RESTful
14 54 (29.19%) JavaScript
15 52 (28.11%) MVC
15 52 (28.11%) Puppet
16 50 (27.03%) ASP.NET
17 49 (26.49%) SQL Server
18 47 (25.41%) Bash Shell
19 46 (24.86%) Web Application Development
20 45 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
21 43 (23.24%) ASP.NET Web API
21 43 (23.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 43 (23.24%) ASP.NET MVC
21 43 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
21 43 (23.24%) WCF
22 42 (22.70%) PHP
23 41 (22.16%) Business Intelligence
23 41 (22.16%) Continuous Integration

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 15 (8.11%) nginx
2 13 (7.03%) Apache
3 6 (3.24%) Confluence
4 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.08%) WordPress
5 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 43 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (12.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (8.11%) Amazon ELB
3 15 (8.11%) Amazon S3
3 15 (8.11%) Route 53
4 9 (4.86%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.70%) PaaS
6 4 (2.16%) GitHub
7 3 (1.62%) SaaS
8 2 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.43%) Firewall
2 15 (8.11%) SSL
3 13 (7.03%) FTP
3 13 (7.03%) SNMP
3 13 (7.03%) VPN
4 11 (5.95%) LAN
4 11 (5.95%) WAN
5 5 (2.70%) HTTP
5 5 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.62%) DNS
7 2 (1.08%) Internet
8 1 (0.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.81%) NoSQL
2 49 (26.49%) SQL Server
3 24 (12.97%) MySQL
4 23 (12.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (10.81%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (7.03%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (7.03%) DB2
6 13 (7.03%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.62%) Redis
9 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.54%) Big Data
10 1 (0.54%) HBase
Development Applications
1 100 (54.05%) Git (software)
2 37 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 23 (12.43%) RSpec
4 22 (11.89%) Maven
5 20 (10.81%) Sublime Text
5 20 (10.81%) TextMate
6 18 (9.73%) JIRA
7 15 (8.11%) Subversion
8 14 (7.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (7.03%) Ant
9 13 (7.03%) Toad
10 12 (6.49%) Selenium
11 9 (4.86%) Eclipse
11 9 (4.86%) gulp
11 9 (4.86%) WebDriver
12 8 (4.32%) Gradle
13 7 (3.78%) Cucumber
13 7 (3.78%) JMeter
13 7 (3.78%) TeamCity
14 6 (3.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (7.57%) Finance
2 11 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.86%) Electronics
3 9 (4.86%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.86%) Marketing
4 8 (4.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.78%) Automotive
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
6 2 (1.08%) Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (56.22%) Developer
2 43 (23.24%) .NET Developer
3 31 (16.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 26 (14.05%) Ruby Developer
5 25 (13.51%) Senior Developer
6 23 (12.43%) Social Media Developer
7 22 (11.89%) Senior Ruby Developer
8 20 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (5.95%) Administrator
10 10 (5.41%) Android Developer
10 10 (5.41%) iOS Developer
10 10 (5.41%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.86%) Android Engineer
11 9 (4.86%) Angular Developer
11 9 (4.86%) iOS Android Developer
11 9 (4.86%) JavaScript Engineer
11 9 (4.86%) Mobile Developer
11 9 (4.86%) Mobile Engineer
11 9 (4.86%) Web Engineer
12 7 (3.78%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (33.51%) HTML
2 60 (32.43%) .NET
2 60 (32.43%) Node.js
3 56 (30.27%) CSS
4 55 (29.73%) RESTful
5 50 (27.03%) ASP.NET
6 43 (23.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (23.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 43 (23.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 43 (23.24%) WCF
7 25 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails
8 24 (12.97%) REST
9 22 (11.89%) AngularJS
10 21 (11.35%) JSON
11 20 (10.81%) Web Services
12 16 (8.65%) React
13 15 (8.11%) HTML5
14 13 (7.03%) LAMP
15 12 (6.49%) Spring
16 11 (5.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.43%) BBC
1 23 (12.43%) Social Media
2 13 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.78%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.16%) User Experience
6 3 (1.62%) Fintech
6 3 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.08%) NHS
8 1 (0.54%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (35.68%) Linux
2 28 (15.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (9.73%) Windows
4 17 (9.19%) CentOS
5 15 (8.11%) Debian
6 14 (7.57%) Android
6 14 (7.57%) Apple iOS
7 11 (5.95%) Ubuntu
8 9 (4.86%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (3.78%) Unix
10 4 (2.16%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.54%) AIX
12 1 (0.54%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.54%) HPUX
12 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (38.92%) TDD
3 69 (37.30%) BDD
4 52 (28.11%) MVC
5 46 (24.86%) Web Application Development
6 41 (22.16%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (21.62%) DevOps
8 29 (15.68%) OO
9 27 (14.59%) Software Engineering
9 27 (14.59%) Test Automation
10 22 (11.89%) Open Source
11 14 (7.57%) Migration
11 14 (7.57%) Web Development
12 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
13 11 (5.95%) High Availability
14 9 (4.86%) Digital Marketing
14 9 (4.86%) ITIL
14 9 (4.86%) Programme Management
14 9 (4.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 88 (47.57%) Python
2 73 (39.46%) Java
3 65 (35.14%) C#
4 54 (29.19%) JavaScript
5 47 (25.41%) Bash Shell
6 42 (22.70%) PHP
7 38 (20.54%) Perl
8 31 (16.76%) PowerShell
9 21 (11.35%) SQL
10 13 (7.03%) C++
11 7 (3.78%) F#
11 7 (3.78%) Go
12 5 (2.70%) Scala
13 4 (2.16%) C
14 3 (1.62%) Groovy
14 3 (1.62%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 12 (6.49%) Degree
2 9 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.24%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) ISEB
4 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 35 (18.92%) Docker
2 11 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.16%) vSphere
5 3 (1.62%) KVM
6 1 (0.54%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 52 (28.11%) Puppet
2 45 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (16.76%) Ansible
4 10 (5.41%) Salt
5 7 (3.78%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.16%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.08%) Grafana
7 2 (1.08%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.08%) Terraform
8 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.54%) Rancher
8 1 (0.54%) SCCM
8 1 (0.54%) SCOM
8 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (12.43%) Apple
1 23 (12.43%) Facebook
1 23 (12.43%) Google
1 23 (12.43%) Sony
1 23 (12.43%) Yahoo!
2 22 (11.89%) Red Hat
3 18 (9.73%) VMware
4 16 (8.65%) Oracle
5 11 (5.95%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.86%) SAP
7 5 (2.70%) CA
7 5 (2.70%) Cisco
8 3 (1.62%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.08%) Splunk
9 2 (1.08%) Zend
10 1 (0.54%) HP
10 1 (0.54%) RightScale
10 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.54%) Sybase