The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 69 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 22 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.42% 1.94% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.18% 3.13% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 11
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £47,500
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 526 512 673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 57.93% 62.06% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 446 448 587
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Ruby
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Milton Keynes

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 33 (56.90%) Linux
2 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (44.83%) Python
4 25 (43.10%) DevOps
5 24 (41.38%) Java
5 24 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (36.21%) Puppet
7 20 (34.48%) Scrum
8 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
8 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
8 16 (27.59%) QA
8 16 (27.59%) SDLC
9 15 (25.86%) Web Development
10 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
10 14 (24.14%) VPN
10 14 (24.14%) Nagios
10 14 (24.14%) Firewall
10 14 (24.14%) Opsview
10 14 (24.14%) Task Automation
11 13 (22.41%) OO
11 13 (22.41%) Open Source
11 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
12 12 (20.69%) BDD
12 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
13 11 (18.97%) JIRA
13 11 (18.97%) PHP
13 11 (18.97%) MySQL
13 11 (18.97%) LAMP
14 10 (17.24%) C#
14 10 (17.24%) XML

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (13.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Drupal
2 1 (1.72%) Liferay
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) Firewall
1 14 (24.14%) VPN
2 9 (15.52%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) MySQL
2 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.97%) JIRA
3 10 (17.24%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.07%) Ant
4 7 (12.07%) Selenium
4 7 (12.07%) WebDriver
5 5 (8.62%) Calabash
6 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Java Engineer
1 15 (25.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 14 (24.14%) Developer
3 11 (18.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Java Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) JIRA Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) PHP Software Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) QA Automation Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) QA Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Agile Developer
8 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
8 6 (10.34%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) C++ Developer
8 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
2 11 (18.97%) LAMP
3 10 (17.24%) CSS
3 10 (17.24%) HTML
3 10 (17.24%) XML
4 9 (15.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (12.07%) .NET
6 6 (10.34%) Spring
7 5 (8.62%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (6.90%) JSON
8 4 (6.90%) RESTful
9 3 (5.17%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (5.17%) Grails
9 3 (5.17%) React
9 3 (5.17%) Redux
9 3 (5.17%) Web Services
10 1 (1.72%) CPAN
10 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
10 1 (1.72%) Spring Security
10 1 (1.72%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) BBC
3 1 (1.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) DevOps
3 20 (34.48%) Scrum
4 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
4 16 (27.59%) SDLC
5 15 (25.86%) Web Development
6 14 (24.14%) Task Automation
7 13 (22.41%) OO
7 13 (22.41%) Open Source
7 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
8 12 (20.69%) BDD
9 9 (15.52%) OOP
9 9 (15.52%) Software Delivery
9 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
10 7 (12.07%) Defect Management
10 7 (12.07%) Kanban
10 7 (12.07%) MVC
10 7 (12.07%) QA Automation
10 7 (12.07%) TDD
11 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) Python
2 24 (41.38%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
4 11 (18.97%) PHP
5 10 (17.24%) C#
6 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.07%) C++
7 7 (12.07%) Perl
7 7 (12.07%) SQL
8 3 (5.17%) Groovy
9 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (36.21%) Puppet
3 14 (24.14%) Nagios
3 14 (24.14%) Opsview
4 4 (6.90%) Ansible
5 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.72%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Dynatrace
1 3 (5.17%) IBM
1 3 (5.17%) New Relic
1 3 (5.17%) Splunk
1 3 (5.17%) Zend
2 1 (1.72%) Apigee
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.72%) OpenText
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) WSO2