Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 91 125
Rank change year-on-year -89 +34 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 75 202 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.32% 3.11% 2.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.71% 6.28% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 62 182 155
Berkshire median annual salary £51,333 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.07% -17.39% +9.52%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 2,763 3,215 3,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.55% 49.47% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,392 2,841 2,909
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £29,525 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +14 70 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Windsor - 2 £55,000 -
Wokingham -14 1 £57,500 +64.29%
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 67 (89.33%) Python
2 51 (68.00%) Java
3 44 (58.67%) Software Engineering
4 43 (57.33%) Linux
5 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
6 35 (46.67%) C#
7 34 (45.33%) OO
7 34 (45.33%) Amazon AWS
8 29 (38.67%) C++
9 28 (37.33%) VMware
9 28 (37.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (36.00%) Objective-C
11 26 (34.67%) Docker
12 24 (32.00%) HTML
12 24 (32.00%) OOP
13 23 (30.67%) Degree
14 22 (29.33%) Go
14 22 (29.33%) High Availability
14 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (28.00%) Perl
16 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
16 20 (26.67%) Google
16 20 (26.67%) SDLC
17 19 (25.33%) PHP
17 19 (25.33%) Apple iOS
18 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
19 17 (22.67%) Android
19 17 (22.67%) Cloud Computing
19 17 (22.67%) Computer Science
19 17 (22.67%) Video Conferencing

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 16 (21.33%) nginx
2 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) Apache
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.67%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) concrete5
4 2 (2.67%) Confluence
4 2 (2.67%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.67%) WordPress
5 1 (1.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (45.33%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (22.67%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (12.00%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (12.00%) Serverless
6 8 (10.67%) GitHub
6 8 (10.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (9.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (5.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (5.33%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (5.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (5.33%) CloudFront
8 4 (5.33%) Route 53
9 3 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (4.00%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (4.00%) SaaS
10 2 (2.67%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) H.323
2 13 (17.33%) Skype
3 7 (9.33%) Firewall
3 7 (9.33%) VPN
4 6 (8.00%) DHCP
4 6 (8.00%) DNS
5 4 (5.33%) SNMP
5 4 (5.33%) Unified Communications
6 3 (4.00%) FCoE
6 3 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.00%) LAN
6 3 (4.00%) NAS
6 3 (4.00%) SAN
6 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.00%) VoIP
6 3 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (18.67%) Redis
3 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
4 12 (16.00%) MySQL
5 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
6 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.33%) Big Data
8 1 (1.33%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.33%) Subversion
4 8 (10.67%) Cucumber
5 7 (9.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (8.00%) Vagrant
7 5 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (6.67%) WiX
8 3 (4.00%) Gradle
8 3 (4.00%) JUnit
8 3 (4.00%) Mockito
8 3 (4.00%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.67%) JIRA
10 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.33%) GDB
10 1 (1.33%) Hudson
10 1 (1.33%) IDA Disassembler
10 1 (1.33%) Metasploit
10 1 (1.33%) OllyDbg
10 1 (1.33%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (13.33%) Publishing
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Python Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Graduate
5 10 (13.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Applications Developer
7 7 (9.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.00%) PHP Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Backend Developer
9 5 (6.67%) C Developer
9 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.67%) C/C++ Developer
9 5 (6.67%) C++ Developer
9 5 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (6.67%) Java Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) HTML
2 17 (22.67%) Django
2 17 (22.67%) WebRTC
3 16 (21.33%) Twisted
4 14 (18.67%) HTML5
4 14 (18.67%) RESTful
5 11 (14.67%) .NET
6 10 (13.33%) CSS
6 10 (13.33%) Node.js
7 9 (12.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.00%) Celery
7 9 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (12.00%) SQLAlchemy
7 9 (12.00%) wxWidgets
8 6 (8.00%) jQuery
8 6 (8.00%) Web Services
8 6 (8.00%) XML
8 6 (8.00%) XSL
8 6 (8.00%) XSLT
9 5 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (21.33%) User Experience
3 10 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.33%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.33%) Replication
6 2 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) Blog
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (57.33%) Linux
2 19 (25.33%) Apple iOS
3 17 (22.67%) Android
4 11 (14.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (12.00%) Ubuntu
6 7 (9.33%) Windows
7 4 (5.33%) CentOS
7 4 (5.33%) Unix
8 3 (4.00%) VMS
8 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (58.67%) Software Engineering
2 34 (45.33%) OO
3 24 (32.00%) OOP
4 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (29.33%) High Availability
5 20 (26.67%) SDLC
6 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (22.67%) Android Development
6 17 (22.67%) Computer Science
6 17 (22.67%) iOS Development
7 15 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 14 (18.67%) Open Source
9 11 (14.67%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (13.33%) DevOps
10 10 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (13.33%) OOD
10 10 (13.33%) Process Improvement
11 9 (12.00%) Microservices
12 8 (10.67%) Task Automation
13 7 (9.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (89.33%) Python
2 51 (68.00%) Java
3 39 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 35 (46.67%) C#
5 29 (38.67%) C++
6 27 (36.00%) Objective-C
7 22 (29.33%) Go
8 21 (28.00%) Perl
9 19 (25.33%) PHP
10 17 (22.67%) C
11 15 (20.00%) SQL
12 14 (18.67%) Assembly Language
13 12 (16.00%) Apple Swift
14 10 (13.33%) ES6
14 10 (13.33%) Kotlin
14 10 (13.33%) TypeScript
15 7 (9.33%) Shell Script
16 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
17 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
18 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Degree
2 16 (21.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) QA
System Software
1 28 (37.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (34.67%) Docker
3 8 (10.67%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (8.00%) vSphere
5 4 (5.33%) VMware Server
6 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.00%) iptables
6 3 (4.00%) Samba
6 3 (4.00%) VirtualBox
6 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.00%) Xen
7 1 (1.33%) KVM
7 1 (1.33%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Ansible
2 9 (12.00%) Nagios
2 9 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (12.00%) Puppet
2 9 (12.00%) Terraform
3 7 (9.33%) Kubernetes
4 6 (8.00%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (6.67%) HAProxy
6 4 (5.33%) Mesos
6 4 (5.33%) Rancher
6 4 (5.33%) Salt
7 3 (4.00%) Graphite
7 3 (4.00%) Kibana
7 3 (4.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.33%) Consul
9 1 (1.33%) Nessus
9 1 (1.33%) Packer
9 1 (1.33%) Prometheus
9 1 (1.33%) rkt
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) VMware
2 20 (26.67%) Google
2 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle
5 3 (4.00%) Centreon
5 3 (4.00%) Centrify
6 1 (1.33%) SaltStack