The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 30 36
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 44 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 6.35% 8.32% 6.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.11% 11.87% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 54 32
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +12.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,300 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.25% +4.44%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 435 455 376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 62.77% 70.11% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 404 415 329
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Ruby
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Oxford

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Oxford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 68 (77.27%) Python
2 47 (53.41%) AngularJS
3 42 (47.73%) JavaScript
4 40 (45.45%) Perl
4 40 (45.45%) Java
4 40 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
5 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (39.77%) C#
7 33 (37.50%) .NET
8 30 (34.09%) HTML
8 30 (34.09%) Linux
8 30 (34.09%) Mathematics
9 29 (32.95%) Flash
9 29 (32.95%) CSS
10 28 (31.82%) Physics
11 27 (30.68%) Publishing
12 25 (28.41%) C++
12 25 (28.41%) PHP
13 22 (25.00%) Degree
13 22 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (23.86%) Data Analysis
14 21 (23.86%) PhD
15 20 (22.73%) Ember.js
15 20 (22.73%) Machine Learning
15 20 (22.73%) React
16 19 (21.59%) Algorithms
16 19 (21.59%) MongoDB
16 19 (21.59%) Web Services
17 18 (20.45%) Scrum
18 17 (19.32%) Subversion

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (4.55%) Apache
1 4 (4.55%) Jetty
1 4 (4.55%) nginx
1 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) MongoDB
2 16 (18.18%) Big Data
3 10 (11.36%) MySQL
4 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
1 17 (19.32%) Subversion
2 4 (4.55%) Gradle
2 4 (4.55%) Maven
3 2 (2.27%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.14%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (30.68%) Publishing
2 5 (5.68%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) Developer
2 18 (20.45%) Consultant
3 17 (19.32%) Technical Consultant
4 16 (18.18%) Python Developer
5 15 (17.05%) Development Team Leader
5 15 (17.05%) Team Leader
6 13 (14.77%) Junior
7 9 (10.23%) Algorithm Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) C# Developer
7 9 (10.23%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Development Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Administrator
8 8 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.95%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Junior Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Junior Python Developer
10 6 (6.82%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.82%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (53.41%) AngularJS
2 40 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 33 (37.50%) .NET
4 30 (34.09%) HTML
5 29 (32.95%) CSS
5 29 (32.95%) Flash
6 20 (22.73%) Ember.js
6 20 (22.73%) React
7 19 (21.59%) Web Services
8 13 (14.77%) .NET Framework
9 7 (7.95%) JSON
10 6 (6.82%) RESTful
11 5 (5.68%) HTML5
11 5 (5.68%) Node.js
12 4 (4.55%) boto
12 4 (4.55%) CSS3
12 4 (4.55%) Memcached
12 4 (4.55%) Spring
13 3 (3.41%) REST
14 2 (2.27%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (21.59%) Algorithms
3 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.23%) User Experience
5 7 (7.95%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.27%) NHS
8 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.14%) Derivative
8 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.09%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) Unix
3 2 (2.27%) Android
3 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) Mathematics
3 28 (31.82%) Physics
4 21 (23.86%) Data Analysis
5 20 (22.73%) Machine Learning
6 18 (20.45%) Scrum
7 16 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
7 16 (18.18%) High Availability
7 16 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
8 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
9 14 (15.91%) DevOps
10 13 (14.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (13.64%) TDD
12 11 (12.50%) Image Processing
13 10 (11.36%) Logistics
14 9 (10.23%) Data Modelling
14 9 (10.23%) Open Source
15 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (7.95%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 68 (77.27%) Python
2 42 (47.73%) JavaScript
3 40 (45.45%) Java
3 40 (45.45%) Perl
4 35 (39.77%) C#
5 25 (28.41%) C++
5 25 (28.41%) PHP
6 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 10 (11.36%) MATLAB
8 9 (10.23%) SQL
9 5 (5.68%) Scala
10 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) C
11 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.00%) Degree
2 21 (23.86%) PhD
3 1 (1.14%) CEH
3 1 (1.14%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.14%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (1.14%) OSCP
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) Docker
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Nessus
1 1 (1.14%) Nmap
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) VMware
2 2 (2.27%) Facebook
2 2 (2.27%) Perforce
2 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.14%) Google
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) SAP
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