Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 72 73
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 97 104 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.20% 3.53% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 5.43% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 86 81 107
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.82% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £26,300
90th Percentile £78,750 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2077 1917 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.46% 65.03% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1741 1617 1567
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Oxfordshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Oxfordshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Oxfordshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Oxford -25 45 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Thame - 27 £40,000 - 1
Abingdon - 10 £50,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £84,000 -
Banbury +11 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Bicester - 1 £28,500 -
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 61 (62.89%) Python
2 50 (51.55%) JavaScript
3 47 (48.45%) C++
4 43 (44.33%) Java
5 42 (43.30%) Git (software)
6 41 (42.27%) Amazon AWS
7 39 (40.21%) C#
8 36 (37.11%) Web Services
9 32 (32.99%) Node.js
9 32 (32.99%) High Availability
10 31 (31.96%) AngularJS
10 31 (31.96%) Computer Science
10 31 (31.96%) .NET
10 31 (31.96%) Perl
10 31 (31.96%) TDD
11 30 (30.93%) Linux
11 30 (30.93%) RESTful
11 30 (30.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (29.90%) Entity Framework
12 29 (29.90%) C
12 29 (29.90%) MVC
13 28 (28.87%) Degree
14 27 (27.84%) NoSQL
14 27 (27.84%) Microsoft Azure
15 26 (26.80%) BDD
16 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (25.77%) .NET Framework
16 25 (25.77%) WCF
16 25 (25.77%) Web Application Development
16 25 (25.77%) KnockoutJS

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (10.31%) Confluence
2 7 (7.22%) Apache
3 6 (6.19%) nginx
4 5 (5.15%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.15%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.15%) Jetty
4 5 (5.15%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 41 (42.27%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (27.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.31%) SaaS
4 7 (7.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (5.15%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (3.09%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.03%) GitHub
7 1 (1.03%) IaaS
7 1 (1.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.71%) Network Security
2 20 (20.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 20 (20.62%) WAN
3 19 (19.59%) Ethernet
3 19 (19.59%) VPN
4 9 (9.28%) BGP
5 8 (8.25%) DNS
5 8 (8.25%) EIGRP
5 8 (8.25%) Internet
5 8 (8.25%) OSPF
6 7 (7.22%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (7.22%) Firewall
6 7 (7.22%) HSRP
6 7 (7.22%) IPsec
6 7 (7.22%) LAN
6 7 (7.22%) MPLS
6 7 (7.22%) VoIP
6 7 (7.22%) VRRP
7 6 (6.19%) DHCP
7 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.84%) NoSQL
2 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (7.22%) MySQL
4 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.15%) Big Data
5 5 (5.15%) Text Mining
6 3 (3.09%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.03%) Redis
7 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (43.30%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.46%) Selenium
3 13 (13.40%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.37%) JIRA
5 11 (11.34%) Subversion
6 7 (7.22%) JUnit
7 6 (6.19%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.19%) Maven
7 6 (6.19%) SoapUI
7 6 (6.19%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (5.15%) Gradle
9 4 (4.12%) Grunt
9 4 (4.12%) gulp
9 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.09%) Metasploit
11 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.03%) JMeter
11 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (25.77%) Music Industry
2 8 (8.25%) Automotive
3 4 (4.12%) Publishing
4 3 (3.09%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.09%) Finance
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (32.99%) Developer
2 25 (25.77%) .NET Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Network Engineer
4 17 (17.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 17 (17.53%) Security Engineer
5 12 (12.37%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (12.37%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 12 (12.37%) Senior Security Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Test Automation Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Algorithm Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) LAN Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) QA Automation Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) QA Test Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.11%) Web Services
2 32 (32.99%) Node.js
3 31 (31.96%) .NET
3 31 (31.96%) AngularJS
4 30 (30.93%) RESTful
4 30 (30.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 29 (29.90%) Entity Framework
6 25 (25.77%) .NET Framework
6 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET
6 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (25.77%) Code First Entity Framework
6 25 (25.77%) KnockoutJS
6 25 (25.77%) WCF
7 16 (16.49%) HTML
8 9 (9.28%) CSS
9 8 (8.25%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (6.19%) SOAP
11 5 (5.15%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.96%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.37%) Algorithms
3 10 (10.31%) User Experience
4 7 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (6.19%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (5.15%) Linked Data
7 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.09%) Replication
8 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.93%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Windows
3 6 (6.19%) CentOS
4 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) High Availability
2 31 (31.96%) TDD
3 29 (29.90%) MVC
4 26 (26.80%) BDD
5 25 (25.77%) Web Application Development
6 23 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (23.71%) Mentoring
7 19 (19.59%) Kalman Filter
7 19 (19.59%) Web Filtering
8 18 (18.56%) Test Automation
9 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
11 13 (13.40%) Machine Learning
11 13 (13.40%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (13.40%) Security Operations
12 10 (10.31%) Integration Testing
12 10 (10.31%) Manual Testing
13 8 (8.25%) Continuous Deployment
13 8 (8.25%) DevOps
13 8 (8.25%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 61 (62.89%) Python
2 50 (51.55%) JavaScript
3 47 (48.45%) C++
4 43 (44.33%) Java
5 39 (40.21%) C#
6 31 (31.96%) Perl
7 29 (29.90%) C
8 12 (12.37%) Bash Shell
9 11 (11.34%) Scala
9 11 (11.34%) SQL
10 6 (6.19%) MATLAB
11 5 (5.15%) Go
11 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
12 4 (4.12%) Rust
13 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
14 2 (2.06%) PHP
15 1 (1.03%) Clojure
15 1 (1.03%) Groovy
15 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Degree
2 10 (10.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.15%) PhD
4 3 (3.09%) CEH
4 3 (3.09%) CHECK Team Leader
4 3 (3.09%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (3.09%) CREST Certified
4 3 (3.09%) Cyber Scheme
4 3 (3.09%) OSCP
4 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) QA
2 6 (6.19%) PMO
3 1 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.03%) GDPR
3 1 (1.03%) IASME
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (4.12%) Docker
3 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) Nagios
1 6 (6.19%) Puppet
1 6 (6.19%) SCOM
2 3 (3.09%) Nessus
2 3 (3.09%) Nmap
3 2 (2.06%) Ansible
4 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.03%) Rancher
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Palo Alto
2 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.46%) Juniper
4 9 (9.28%) Cisco
5 7 (7.22%) CheckPoint
5 7 (7.22%) Google
6 6 (6.19%) SolarWinds
6 6 (6.19%) Sophos
6 6 (6.19%) Talend
7 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.06%) VMware
9 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.03%) Citrix
9 1 (1.03%) New Relic
9 1 (1.03%) Splunk