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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 38 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.48% 6.22% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.56% 8.63% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 31
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £65,000 £54,000
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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 444 533 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 63.98% 72.03% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 393 478 372
Median salary £45,000 £51,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +24.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 70 (84.34%) Python
2 45 (54.22%) AngularJS
3 38 (45.78%) Linux
4 37 (44.58%) C++
5 36 (43.37%) Java
5 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
6 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (36.14%) Perl
8 28 (33.73%) Web Services
9 27 (32.53%) .NET
9 27 (32.53%) C#
9 27 (32.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 26 (31.33%) HTML
10 26 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (30.12%) Machine Learning
11 25 (30.12%) Mathematics
11 25 (30.12%) Publishing
12 24 (28.92%) Physics
12 24 (28.92%) CSS
13 23 (27.71%) Algorithms
14 21 (25.30%) PHP
15 20 (24.10%) High Availability
15 20 (24.10%) MongoDB
16 19 (22.89%) Big Data
16 19 (22.89%) Flash
16 19 (22.89%) TDD
17 18 (21.69%) Bash Shell
18 17 (20.48%) Data Analysis
18 17 (20.48%) Degree
19 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration

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 9 (10.84%) Apache
1 9 (10.84%) nginx
2 8 (9.64%) Jetty
2 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.23%) Apache Solr
3 6 (7.23%) Apache Spark
3 6 (7.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.23%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Network Security
2 3 (3.61%) BGP
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.41%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.41%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) HSRP
3 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.41%) IPsec
3 2 (2.41%) LAN
3 2 (2.41%) MPLS
3 2 (2.41%) OSPF
3 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.41%) VoIP
3 2 (2.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.41%) VRRP
3 2 (2.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) MongoDB
2 19 (22.89%) Big Data
3 11 (13.25%) MySQL
4 6 (7.23%) Text Mining
5 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Git (software)
1 13 (15.66%) Selenium
2 12 (14.46%) Subversion
3 8 (9.64%) Gradle
4 7 (8.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.41%) Maven
5 2 (2.41%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (30.12%) Publishing
2 6 (7.23%) Automotive
3 4 (4.82%) Finance
4 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Developer
2 18 (21.69%) Python Developer
3 13 (15.66%) Algorithm Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Development Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) Consultant
5 10 (12.05%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Development Team Leader
6 9 (10.84%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.23%) Development Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Java Development Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Development Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Junior
9 4 (4.82%) Administrator
9 4 (4.82%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.22%) AngularJS
2 28 (33.73%) Web Services
3 27 (32.53%) .NET
3 27 (32.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 26 (31.33%) HTML
5 24 (28.92%) CSS
6 19 (22.89%) Flash
7 12 (14.46%) Ember.js
7 12 (14.46%) React
8 10 (12.05%) Node.js
9 9 (10.84%) .NET Framework
9 9 (10.84%) RESTful
10 8 (9.64%) boto
10 8 (9.64%) CSS3
10 8 (9.64%) HTML5
10 8 (9.64%) Memcached
11 6 (7.23%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (7.23%) Kafka
11 6 (7.23%) Lucene
11 6 (7.23%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (27.71%) Algorithms
3 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.43%) User Experience
5 6 (7.23%) Linked Data
6 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.78%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) Machine Learning
2 25 (30.12%) Mathematics
3 24 (28.92%) Physics
4 20 (24.10%) High Availability
5 19 (22.89%) TDD
6 17 (20.48%) Data Analysis
7 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (18.07%) DevOps
8 15 (18.07%) Open Source
9 13 (15.66%) Data Modelling
9 13 (15.66%) Test Automation
10 12 (14.46%) Image Processing
11 11 (13.25%) Logistics
11 11 (13.25%) Scrum
12 10 (12.05%) Analytics
12 10 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (12.05%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (12.05%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 70 (84.34%) Python
2 37 (44.58%) C++
3 36 (43.37%) Java
3 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
4 30 (36.14%) Perl
5 27 (32.53%) C#
6 21 (25.30%) PHP
7 18 (21.69%) Bash Shell
8 11 (13.25%) SQL
9 9 (10.84%) Scala
10 7 (8.43%) MATLAB
11 5 (6.02%) C
12 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Degree
2 16 (19.28%) PhD
3 9 (10.84%) Master's Degree
3 9 (10.84%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.41%) CEH
5 2 (2.41%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (2.41%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (2.41%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.41%) Cyber Scheme
5 2 (2.41%) OSCP
5 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Docker
2 6 (7.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Nagios
1 2 (2.41%) Nessus
1 2 (2.41%) Nmap
1 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (6.02%) VMware
2 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.41%) Cisco
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.41%) Palo Alto
3 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £12000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 13 days ago