Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 100 114
Rank change year-on-year -87 +14 +43
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 73 177 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.17% 2.91% 2.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 5.91% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 68 162 194
Berkshire median annual salary £51,333 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.07% -17.39% +15.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -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 3,041 2,993 3,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.70% 49.15% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,644 2,594 3,215
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +9 55 £52,500 +23.53% 8
Ascot 0 3 £47,500 -
Wokingham -9 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Slough -30 3 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Maidenhead -58 3 £40,000 -30.43%
Windsor -15 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Newbury +1 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Bracknell -10 1 £70,000 -30.00% 2
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 52 (71.23%) Python
2 43 (58.90%) Linux
2 43 (58.90%) Java
3 35 (47.95%) Git (software)
4 34 (46.58%) C#
5 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (45.21%) Docker
6 31 (42.47%) Jenkins
7 29 (39.73%) Ansible
8 24 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (30.14%) Puppet
9 22 (30.14%) DevOps
10 20 (27.40%) Terraform
10 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (27.40%) VMware
11 19 (26.03%) TDD
11 19 (26.03%) .NET
11 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
11 19 (26.03%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (26.03%) Task Automation
12 18 (24.66%) NoSQL
12 18 (24.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (24.66%) Degree
12 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
13 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
13 17 (23.29%) nginx
13 17 (23.29%) Kubernetes
14 16 (21.92%) Configuration Management
14 16 (21.92%) Windows
15 15 (20.55%) Ruby on Rails

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 17 (23.29%) nginx
2 7 (9.59%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.85%) JBoss
3 5 (6.85%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) CMS
5 2 (2.74%) concrete5
5 2 (2.74%) Confluence
5 2 (2.74%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.74%) WordPress
6 1 (1.37%) Apache
6 1 (1.37%) IIS
6 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (19.18%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (19.18%) Amazon S3
3 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (15.07%) GitHub
4 11 (15.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (12.33%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (9.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (9.59%) Amazon Glacier
7 5 (6.85%) OpenShift
7 5 (6.85%) PaaS
8 4 (5.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (5.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (5.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (5.48%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (5.48%) CloudFront
8 4 (5.48%) Route 53
8 4 (5.48%) Serverless
9 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (4.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) DHCP
1 8 (10.96%) DNS
2 7 (9.59%) FCoE
2 7 (9.59%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (9.59%) iSCSI
2 7 (9.59%) LAN
2 7 (9.59%) NAS
2 7 (9.59%) SAN
2 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.59%) WAN
3 5 (6.85%) Firewall
3 5 (6.85%) VPN
4 4 (5.48%) SNMP
5 2 (2.74%) H.323
5 2 (2.74%) Skype
6 1 (1.37%) SSH
6 1 (1.37%) VoIP
6 1 (1.37%) Wireless
6 1 (1.37%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) NoSQL
2 14 (19.18%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (17.81%) Redis
4 12 (16.44%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
5 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (6.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.48%) Big Data
8 2 (2.74%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (47.95%) Git (software)
2 31 (42.47%) Jenkins
3 14 (19.18%) Subversion
4 12 (16.44%) WiX
5 11 (15.07%) Vagrant
6 10 (13.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (9.59%) Cucumber
8 6 (8.22%) Hudson
9 5 (6.85%) Bitbucket
9 5 (6.85%) GitLab
9 5 (6.85%) Maven
9 5 (6.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (5.48%) JIRA
11 3 (4.11%) RSpec
11 3 (4.11%) Sublime Text
11 3 (4.11%) TextMate
12 2 (2.74%) Appium
12 2 (2.74%) Selenium
12 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
2 7 (9.59%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Software Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Python Developer
5 8 (10.96%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (8.22%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (5.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.11%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) .NET
2 15 (20.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 13 (17.81%) Twisted
4 12 (16.44%) Celery
4 12 (16.44%) SQLAlchemy
4 12 (16.44%) wxWidgets
5 10 (13.70%) Node.js
6 9 (12.33%) HTML
6 9 (12.33%) RESTful
7 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
7 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (10.96%) WCF
8 7 (9.59%) CSS
9 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (8.22%) Spring Boot
10 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.48%) J2EE
11 3 (4.11%) HTML5
12 2 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Replication
2 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.48%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.11%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.74%) Clustering
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.74%) User Experience
6 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Blog
7 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.90%) Linux
2 18 (24.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (21.92%) Windows
4 13 (17.81%) Ubuntu
5 9 (12.33%) Unix
6 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.85%) Android
7 5 (6.85%) CentOS
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.37%) Debian
8 1 (1.37%) Fedora
8 1 (1.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) DevOps
3 19 (26.03%) Task Automation
3 19 (26.03%) TDD
4 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
5 16 (21.92%) Configuration Management
6 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.81%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (17.81%) Open Source
7 12 (16.44%) High Availability
7 12 (16.44%) SDLC
8 11 (15.07%) BDD
8 11 (15.07%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (12.33%) ITIL
9 9 (12.33%) Scrum
10 8 (10.96%) MVC
10 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
10 8 (10.96%) Virtual Environments
10 8 (10.96%) Web Application Development
11 7 (9.59%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 52 (71.23%) Python
2 43 (58.90%) Java
3 34 (46.58%) C#
4 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
5 13 (17.81%) C
5 13 (17.81%) C++
6 12 (16.44%) Go
6 12 (16.44%) Perl
7 11 (15.07%) Shell Script
8 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (9.59%) SQL
10 5 (6.85%) PHP
10 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.74%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.74%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.74%) F#
11 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.37%) ES6
12 1 (1.37%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) CEH
3 1 (1.37%) CISA
3 1 (1.37%) CISSP
3 1 (1.37%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 33 (45.21%) Docker
2 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.44%) vSphere
4 7 (9.59%) Samba
5 5 (6.85%) KVM
5 5 (6.85%) oVirt
6 4 (5.48%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.37%) iptables
8 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.37%) Xen
8 1 (1.37%) zsh
Systems Management
1 29 (39.73%) Ansible
2 22 (30.14%) Puppet
3 20 (27.40%) Terraform
4 19 (26.03%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (23.29%) Kubernetes
6 13 (17.81%) HAProxy
6 13 (17.81%) Nagios
7 12 (16.44%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (9.59%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 6 (8.22%) Consul
9 6 (8.22%) Packer
10 5 (6.85%) Mesos
10 5 (6.85%) rkt
11 4 (5.48%) Kibana
11 4 (5.48%) Rancher
11 4 (5.48%) Salt
12 2 (2.74%) Prometheus
12 2 (2.74%) ZABBIX
13 1 (1.37%) Grafana
13 1 (1.37%) Marathon
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) VMware
2 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
3 7 (9.59%) Centrify
4 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.85%) Google
5 5 (6.85%) SaltStack
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) Centreon
7 1 (1.37%) SAP