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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 109 150
Rank change year-on-year +11 +41  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 91 105 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.74% 2.36% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.75% 5.55% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83 99 61
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1582 1892 1975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.66% 42.46% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1708 1606
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,200 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 29 £57,500 -4.16% 6
Slough +16 15 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Maidenhead +23 13 £57,500 - 1
Newbury -3 8 £40,000 -
Windsor - 6 £45,000 -
Wokingham +18 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Ascot - 2 £47,500 - 1
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 109 (76.76%) Python
2 80 (56.34%) Linux
3 75 (52.82%) Puppet
4 57 (40.14%) Java
5 56 (39.44%) Perl
6 55 (38.73%) DevOps
7 52 (36.62%) Ansible
8 51 (35.92%) Docker
9 49 (34.51%) Git (software)
10 47 (33.10%) Amazon AWS
10 47 (33.10%) Bash Shell
10 47 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (30.28%) Opscode Chef
12 39 (27.46%) PowerShell
13 38 (26.76%) BDD
14 37 (26.06%) TDD
15 34 (23.94%) Windows
16 31 (21.83%) Red Hat
17 30 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
17 30 (21.13%) Jenkins
18 29 (20.42%) CentOS
18 29 (20.42%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (20.42%) PHP
19 27 (19.01%) Node.js
20 25 (17.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 24 (16.90%) .NET
21 24 (16.90%) MySQL
22 21 (14.79%) C++
22 21 (14.79%) Configuration Management
22 21 (14.79%) JSON

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 18 (12.68%) nginx
2 9 (6.34%) Apache
3 4 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.11%) JBoss
5 2 (1.41%) Confluence
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Final Cut Pro
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (2.82%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 11 (7.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (33.10%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.63%) GitHub
5 6 (4.23%) PaaS
6 3 (2.11%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.41%) SaaS
7 2 (1.41%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.70%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.70%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.70%) Heroku
8 1 (0.70%) Route 53
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.68%) Firewall
2 15 (10.56%) TCP/IP
3 14 (9.86%) LAN
3 14 (9.86%) WAN
4 12 (8.45%) HTTP
4 12 (8.45%) SSL
5 10 (7.04%) DNS
6 9 (6.34%) Internet
7 7 (4.93%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (2.82%) VPN
9 3 (2.11%) AMQP
10 2 (1.41%) VSAN
11 1 (0.70%) Wireless
11 1 (0.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.90%) MySQL
2 18 (12.68%) NoSQL
3 16 (11.27%) MongoDB
4 13 (9.15%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.70%) Big Data
6 1 (0.70%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (34.51%) Git (software)
2 30 (21.13%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.15%) JIRA
3 13 (9.15%) Maven
4 11 (7.75%) Subversion
5 8 (5.63%) Eclipse
5 8 (5.63%) gulp
6 7 (4.93%) IDA Disassembler
6 7 (4.93%) OllyDbg
6 7 (4.93%) Vagrant
6 7 (4.93%) WinDbg
7 4 (2.82%) Gradle
8 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.41%) RSpec
9 2 (1.41%) Selenium
9 2 (1.41%) Sublime Text
9 2 (1.41%) TextMate
10 1 (0.70%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.70%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (13.38%) Marketing
2 15 (10.56%) Finance
3 11 (7.75%) Electronics
3 11 (7.75%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.75%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.82%) Automotive
4 4 (2.82%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (27.46%) Developer
2 28 (19.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (14.08%) Administrator
4 14 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (9.15%) .NET Developer
5 13 (9.15%) Social Media Developer
5 13 (9.15%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (8.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (7.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (7.04%) Python Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Build Manager
9 8 (5.63%) Analyst
9 8 (5.63%) Android Developer
9 8 (5.63%) Android Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) iOS Android Developer
9 8 (5.63%) iOS Developer
9 8 (5.63%) JavaScript Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.01%) Node.js
2 24 (16.90%) .NET
3 21 (14.79%) JSON
4 20 (14.08%) HTML
5 19 (13.38%) ASP.NET
6 18 (12.68%) REST
7 17 (11.97%) CSS
8 16 (11.27%) AngularJS
9 14 (9.86%) RESTful
10 13 (9.15%) Ajax
10 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (9.15%) WCF
11 12 (8.45%) React
12 10 (7.04%) HTML5
13 9 (6.34%) CSS3
14 8 (5.63%) Web Services
14 8 (5.63%) XML
14 8 (5.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.15%) BBC
2 13 (9.15%) Social Media
3 10 (7.04%) Public Cloud
4 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.93%) Cyber Attack
5 7 (4.93%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 6 (4.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (4.23%) Replication
7 5 (3.52%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.82%) PDA
9 2 (1.41%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 1 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.70%) Fintech
10 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (56.34%) Linux
2 34 (23.94%) Windows
3 29 (20.42%) CentOS
4 25 (17.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (10.56%) Unix
6 11 (7.75%) Debian
7 9 (6.34%) Android
7 9 (6.34%) Apple iOS
8 8 (5.63%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (5.63%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.82%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.82%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.82%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.82%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.82%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.70%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.73%) DevOps
2 47 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (26.76%) BDD
4 37 (26.06%) TDD
5 29 (20.42%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (14.79%) Configuration Management
7 20 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (12.68%) MVC
9 17 (11.97%) Open Source
10 15 (10.56%) ITIL
10 15 (10.56%) OO
11 14 (9.86%) Migration
11 14 (9.86%) Software Engineering
12 13 (9.15%) Web Application Development
13 11 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (7.75%) Programme Management
13 11 (7.75%) Test Automation
14 9 (6.34%) Web Development
15 8 (5.63%) Mobile Development
15 8 (5.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 109 (76.76%) Python
2 57 (40.14%) Java
3 56 (39.44%) Perl
4 47 (33.10%) Bash Shell
5 39 (27.46%) PowerShell
6 29 (20.42%) PHP
7 21 (14.79%) C++
8 19 (13.38%) JavaScript
9 15 (10.56%) C#
10 11 (7.75%) C
11 7 (4.93%) SQL
12 6 (4.23%) Go
13 4 (2.82%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.41%) Groovy
15 1 (0.70%) Jython
15 1 (0.70%) Scala
15 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.70%) VB
15 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (7.04%) Degree
2 8 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.82%) MCP
4 2 (1.41%) VCDX
5 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 51 (35.92%) Docker
2 16 (11.27%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.23%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.82%) vSphere
6 3 (2.11%) zsh
7 2 (1.41%) vCloud
8 1 (0.70%) etcd
8 1 (0.70%) flannel
8 1 (0.70%) KVM
8 1 (0.70%) oVirt
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 75 (52.82%) Puppet
2 52 (36.62%) Ansible
3 43 (30.28%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (12.68%) Salt
5 10 (7.04%) Kubernetes
6 9 (6.34%) ZABBIX
7 5 (3.52%) Terraform
8 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.41%) SCCM
8 2 (1.41%) SCOM
8 2 (1.41%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.41%) vRealize
9 1 (0.70%) collectd
9 1 (0.70%) Graphite
9 1 (0.70%) Graylog
9 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.70%) Kibana
9 1 (0.70%) logstash
9 1 (0.70%) Nagios
9 1 (0.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 31 (21.83%) Red Hat
2 19 (13.38%) VMware
3 17 (11.97%) Apple
4 16 (11.27%) Google
5 13 (9.15%) Facebook
5 13 (9.15%) Sony
5 13 (9.15%) Yahoo!
6 11 (7.75%) SAP
7 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
8 8 (5.63%) SaltStack
9 7 (4.93%) Cisco
10 6 (4.23%) CA
11 4 (2.82%) Adobe
11 4 (2.82%) Blue Coat
11 4 (2.82%) F5
11 4 (2.82%) Quark
12 3 (2.11%) Oracle
13 2 (1.41%) Nimsoft
13 2 (1.41%) RightScale
14 1 (0.70%) Percona
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
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Austin Fraser
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Salary: £Competitive
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Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Ascot, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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