Period
to 19 January 2020

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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 130 113
Rank change year-on-year +50 -17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 52 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.65% 0.89% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.39% 1.64% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 19 37
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -15.79% -
10th Percentile £42,875 £37,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,600 £65,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 964 1,217 1,551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 49.06% 54.14% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 813 1,044 1,316
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 19 January 2020.

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 19 January 2020. 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 +45 52 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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 38 (73.08%) PHP
2 34 (65.38%) Python
3 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 30 (57.69%) HTML
4 29 (55.77%) Git (software)
5 26 (50.00%) CSS
6 21 (40.38%) Linux
7 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
9 18 (34.62%) Ruby on Rails
9 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
9 18 (34.62%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (21.15%) Firewall
10 11 (21.15%) Java
10 11 (21.15%) C
10 11 (21.15%) PowerShell
11 9 (17.31%) JSON
11 9 (17.31%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (17.31%) nginx
11 9 (17.31%) SaaS
11 9 (17.31%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (17.31%) Perl
11 9 (17.31%) VPN
11 9 (17.31%) SLA
11 9 (17.31%) XML
11 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
11 9 (17.31%) Apache
11 9 (17.31%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (17.31%) Nagios
11 9 (17.31%) Task Automation

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 (17.31%) Apache
1 9 (17.31%) nginx
2 5 (9.62%) GeoServer
2 5 (9.62%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) SaaS
2 7 (13.46%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (9.62%) AWS
4 1 (1.92%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Firewall
2 9 (17.31%) VPN
3 5 (9.62%) GPON
3 5 (9.62%) Skype
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) MySQL
2 5 (9.62%) GIS
2 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.62%) QGIS
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.92%) Power BI
4 1 (1.92%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Ruby Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Ruby Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) GIS Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Perl Developer
8 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Technician
9 3 (5.77%) Support Technician
10 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) HTML
2 26 (50.00%) CSS
3 18 (34.62%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (17.31%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (17.31%) JSON
4 9 (17.31%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (17.31%) XML
5 6 (11.54%) RESTful
6 5 (9.62%) Ajax
6 5 (9.62%) OpenLayers
6 5 (9.62%) PostGIS
6 5 (9.62%) REST
7 4 (7.69%) Django
7 4 (7.69%) Flask
7 4 (7.69%) SOAP
7 4 (7.69%) Symfony
8 3 (5.77%) .NET
8 3 (5.77%) jQuery
8 3 (5.77%) LAMP
8 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.31%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) BBC
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
3 9 (17.31%) Analytical Thinking
3 9 (17.31%) Task Automation
4 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.54%) Creative Thinking
5 5 (9.62%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (9.62%) Network Planning
5 5 (9.62%) OO
5 5 (9.62%) OOP
5 5 (9.62%) Open Source
6 4 (7.69%) CRM
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) Secure Coding
6 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Workflow
7 3 (5.77%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) PHP
2 34 (65.38%) Python
3 30 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
5 11 (21.15%) C
5 11 (21.15%) Java
5 11 (21.15%) PowerShell
6 9 (17.31%) Perl
7 4 (7.69%) C++
7 4 (7.69%) SQL
8 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.85%) C#
10 1 (1.92%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Kubernetes
1 9 (17.31%) Nagios
1 9 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.62%) Ansible
3 3 (5.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Dell
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Facebook
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Openreach
5 1 (1.92%) OutSystems
5 1 (1.92%) Sony
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) Yahoo!