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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 57 70
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 58 75 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.33% 4.55% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.06% 6.89% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 67 35
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 822 1089 885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 61.39% 66.00% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 718 890 749
Median salary £42,500 £49,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.14% +23.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +1 37 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Thame - 13 £40,000 - 1
Kidlington - 6 £84,000 -
Abingdon +35 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 94 (78.33%) Python
2 61 (50.83%) AngularJS
3 59 (49.17%) JavaScript
4 53 (44.17%) Linux
5 48 (40.00%) Perl
6 45 (37.50%) C#
7 44 (36.67%) Java
8 43 (35.83%) .NET
8 43 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (35.00%) C++
10 36 (30.00%) TDD
11 34 (28.33%) Git (software)
12 31 (25.83%) HTML
13 30 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (23.33%) Node.js
14 28 (23.33%) High Availability
14 28 (23.33%) Web Services
15 27 (22.50%) Ruby on Rails
16 25 (20.83%) Publishing
16 25 (20.83%) Machine Learning
16 25 (20.83%) RESTful
16 25 (20.83%) Bash Shell
17 24 (20.00%) Mathematics
17 24 (20.00%) Big Data
17 24 (20.00%) CSS
18 23 (19.17%) PHP
18 23 (19.17%) Physics
19 22 (18.33%) Algorithms
19 22 (18.33%) .NET Framework
20 21 (17.50%) Continuous Integration

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 12 (10.00%) Apache
1 12 (10.00%) nginx
2 11 (9.17%) Jetty
2 11 (9.17%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (6.67%) Apache Solr
4 8 (6.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.83%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.67%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) Internet
2 12 (10.00%) BGP
2 12 (10.00%) DNS
3 5 (4.17%) Network Security
4 3 (2.50%) Firewall
5 2 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.67%) DHCP
5 2 (1.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.67%) HSRP
5 2 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.67%) IPsec
5 2 (1.67%) LAN
5 2 (1.67%) MPLS
5 2 (1.67%) OSPF
5 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.67%) VoIP
5 2 (1.67%) VPN
5 2 (1.67%) VRRP
5 2 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) Big Data
2 20 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 17 (14.17%) NoSQL
4 13 (10.83%) MySQL
4 13 (10.83%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.83%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (5.00%) Text Mining
6 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.67%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.67%) Spark SQL
9 1 (0.83%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 34 (28.33%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.50%) Selenium
2 15 (12.50%) Subversion
3 11 (9.17%) Gradle
4 7 (5.83%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.17%) Grunt
5 5 (4.17%) gulp
5 5 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.50%) Maven
7 2 (1.67%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.83%) JIRA
8 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (20.83%) Publishing
2 8 (6.67%) Music Industry
3 7 (5.83%) Finance
4 6 (5.00%) Automotive
5 5 (4.17%) Games
6 2 (1.67%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.67%) Retail
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 50 (41.67%) Developer
2 18 (15.00%) Python Developer
3 13 (10.83%) .NET Developer
3 13 (10.83%) Algorithm Engineer
4 12 (10.00%) Development Engineer
5 10 (8.33%) Consultant
5 10 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (7.50%) Development Team Leader
6 9 (7.50%) Team Leader
7 8 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Administrator
8 7 (5.83%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Junior
8 7 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Development Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (50.83%) AngularJS
2 43 (35.83%) .NET
3 31 (25.83%) HTML
4 28 (23.33%) Node.js
4 28 (23.33%) Web Services
5 27 (22.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 25 (20.83%) RESTful
7 24 (20.00%) CSS
8 22 (18.33%) .NET Framework
9 19 (15.83%) Flash
10 18 (15.00%) Entity Framework
10 18 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (11.67%) React
12 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET
12 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (10.83%) Code First Entity Framework
12 13 (10.83%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (10.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (18.33%) Algorithms
3 12 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.00%) User Experience
4 6 (5.00%) Linked Data
5 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.17%) Linux
2 12 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.67%) CentOS
4 2 (1.67%) Unix
5 1 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.00%) TDD
3 28 (23.33%) High Availability
4 25 (20.83%) Machine Learning
5 24 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 23 (19.17%) Physics
7 21 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (15.00%) MVC
8 18 (15.00%) Open Source
9 17 (14.17%) Data Analysis
10 16 (13.33%) DevOps
10 16 (13.33%) Test Automation
11 15 (12.50%) Scrum
12 14 (11.67%) BDD
13 13 (10.83%) Data Modelling
13 13 (10.83%) Web Application Development
14 12 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
14 12 (10.00%) Image Processing
15 11 (9.17%) Analytics
15 11 (9.17%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 94 (78.33%) Python
2 59 (49.17%) JavaScript
3 48 (40.00%) Perl
4 45 (37.50%) C#
5 44 (36.67%) Java
6 42 (35.00%) C++
7 25 (20.83%) Bash Shell
8 23 (19.17%) PHP
9 16 (13.33%) Scala
10 15 (12.50%) SQL
11 7 (5.83%) C
12 6 (5.00%) MATLAB
13 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.83%) Go
15 1 (0.83%) Groovy
15 1 (0.83%) Rust
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Degree
2 15 (12.50%) PhD
3 9 (7.50%) Master's Degree
3 9 (7.50%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.67%) CEH
5 2 (1.67%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (1.67%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (1.67%) CREST Certified
5 2 (1.67%) Cyber Scheme
5 2 (1.67%) OSCP
5 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.00%) Docker
3 6 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) Puppet
2 2 (1.67%) Nagios
2 2 (1.67%) Nessus
2 2 (1.67%) Nmap
2 2 (1.67%) SCOM
2 2 (1.67%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (13.33%) VMware
2 15 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.67%) Cisco
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £12000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 16 days ago