Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 112 105
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 26 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.17% 1.99% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 3.61% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 52
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £63,750 £56,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -3.06%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,193 1,608 1,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 53.67% 55.30% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,033 1,365 1,336
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Ruby in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Milton Keynes -5 21 £40,000 -15.79% 4
High Wycombe - 4 £55,000 -
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) Java
4 14 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 12 (46.15%) Linux
6 11 (42.31%) OOP
6 11 (42.31%) OO
6 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
6 11 (42.31%) MVC
6 11 (42.31%) RESTful
6 11 (42.31%) Open Source
6 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (38.46%) PHP
7 10 (38.46%) MySQL
8 9 (34.62%) C++
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) Apache
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 9 (34.62%) XML
8 9 (34.62%) LAMP
8 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
8 9 (34.62%) jQuery
8 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
8 9 (34.62%) Analytical Thinking
8 9 (34.62%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (30.77%) QA
10 7 (26.92%) JIRA
10 7 (26.92%) Selenium
10 7 (26.92%) WebDriver

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (34.62%) Apache
2 7 (26.92%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) Mule
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (7.69%) GitHub
3 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.69%) Route 53
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Skype
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Redis
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
3 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
4 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (15.38%) Protractor
5 3 (11.54%) Appium
5 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
5 3 (11.54%) Calabash
6 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.85%) NUnit
7 1 (3.85%) Robot Framework
7 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) QA Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) QA Team Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Ruby Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (42.31%) RESTful
3 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 9 (34.62%) LAMP
3 9 (34.62%) XML
4 5 (19.23%) JSON
5 4 (15.38%) Apache Flex
5 4 (15.38%) Node.js
5 4 (15.38%) REST
5 4 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (34.62%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) BBC
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Android
3 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 11 (42.31%) OO
2 11 (42.31%) OOP
2 11 (42.31%) Open Source
2 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 9 (34.62%) Analytical Thinking
3 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 4 (15.38%) Kanban
6 4 (15.38%) Line Management
6 4 (15.38%) QA Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) PHP
4 9 (34.62%) C++
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) Python
7 3 (11.54%) Apple Swift
7 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
8 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 2 (7.69%) R
9 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) Packer
1 3 (11.54%) Terraform
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Apple
1 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.85%) Facebook
1 1 (3.85%) Google
1 1 (3.85%) HP
1 1 (3.85%) Sony
1 1 (3.85%) Yahoo!