Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 67 67
Rank change year-on-year -38 0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 72 111 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.56% 4.07% 4.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% 6.41% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 65 102 120
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £42,750 £35,000 £41,125
90th Percentile £74,500 £84,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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 1,969 1,733 2,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.05% 63.62% 66.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,747 1,481 1,697
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 -21 58 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Thame -22 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Abingdon -11 2 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 59 (81.94%) Python
2 48 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (56.94%) Linux
4 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (38.89%) Computer Science
6 27 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 26 (36.11%) JavaScript
8 25 (34.72%) Java
8 25 (34.72%) AngularJS
9 24 (33.33%) RESTful
9 24 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 23 (31.94%) Backbone.js
10 23 (31.94%) DevOps
10 23 (31.94%) HTML
10 23 (31.94%) Django
11 22 (30.56%) Bash Shell
12 21 (29.17%) MongoDB
12 21 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (29.17%) NoSQL
12 21 (29.17%) Test Automation
12 21 (29.17%) Mobile App
12 21 (29.17%) Retail
13 19 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (25.00%) Docker
15 17 (23.61%) MySQL
16 16 (22.22%) Perl
17 15 (20.83%) SQL
17 15 (20.83%) Kubernetes
17 15 (20.83%) Analytics
18 14 (19.44%) Low Latency

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 11 (15.28%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.72%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.56%) Confluence
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.78%) Jetty
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (15.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (12.50%) GitHub
5 3 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.17%) Cloudflare
5 3 (4.17%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) HTTP
2 5 (6.94%) DNS
2 5 (6.94%) Internet
3 3 (4.17%) DHCP
3 3 (4.17%) IPv6
4 2 (2.78%) BGP
5 1 (1.39%) Network Security
5 1 (1.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 21 (29.17%) MongoDB
1 21 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 17 (23.61%) MySQL
3 14 (19.44%) RDBMS
3 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
4 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (9.72%) Big Data
7 2 (2.78%) MarkLogic
7 2 (2.78%) Redis
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.72%) JIRA
4 6 (8.33%) Travis CI
5 5 (6.94%) CircleCI
5 5 (6.94%) Jasmine
5 5 (6.94%) Mocha
5 5 (6.94%) Protractor
6 3 (4.17%) Maven
7 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.78%) Selenium
7 2 (2.78%) Subversion
7 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.39%) GitLab
8 1 (1.39%) Gradle
8 1 (1.39%) JUnit
8 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (29.17%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Games
2 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) Software Developer
3 21 (29.17%) Python Developer
4 14 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) SQL Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Team Leader
8 6 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Site Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 25 (34.72%) AngularJS
3 24 (33.33%) RESTful
4 23 (31.94%) Backbone.js
4 23 (31.94%) Django
4 23 (31.94%) HTML
5 14 (19.44%) jQuery
5 14 (19.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (15.28%) Node.js
7 10 (13.89%) REST
8 9 (12.50%) React
8 9 (12.50%) Web Services
9 7 (9.72%) CSS
9 7 (9.72%) CSS3
9 7 (9.72%) HTML5
9 7 (9.72%) JSON
9 7 (9.72%) XML
10 5 (6.94%) Ajax
10 5 (6.94%) Jest
10 5 (6.94%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 21 (29.17%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.72%) NHS
4 6 (8.33%) User Experience
5 5 (6.94%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.94%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (4.17%) Life Science
6 3 (4.17%) Replication
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.94%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Android
2 11 (15.28%) Apple iOS
2 11 (15.28%) Unix
3 6 (8.33%) CentOS
4 5 (6.94%) Debian
4 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.78%) FreeBSD
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Solaris
5 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) DevOps
3 21 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 19 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (20.83%) Analytics
6 14 (19.44%) Agile Project Management
6 14 (19.44%) Low Latency
6 14 (19.44%) Project Management
7 13 (18.06%) Data Analytics
8 12 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 11 (15.28%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (13.89%) Scrum
10 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
11 9 (12.50%) Coaching
11 9 (12.50%) Kanban
11 9 (12.50%) SDLC
11 9 (12.50%) Service Design
12 8 (11.11%) OOP
13 7 (9.72%) Logistics
13 7 (9.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (81.94%) Python
2 26 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.72%) Java
4 22 (30.56%) Bash Shell
5 16 (22.22%) Perl
6 15 (20.83%) SQL
7 13 (18.06%) Go
7 13 (18.06%) PHP
8 9 (12.50%) C++
8 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 7 (9.72%) ES6
11 6 (8.33%) C#
12 5 (6.94%) Clojure
12 5 (6.94%) ES7
12 5 (6.94%) Haskell
12 5 (6.94%) Lisp
12 5 (6.94%) TypeScript
13 4 (5.56%) Apple Swift
13 4 (5.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
1 7 (9.72%) PhD
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) GAMP
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) Kubernetes
2 11 (15.28%) Puppet
3 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.94%) Ansible
5 3 (4.17%) SCCM
5 3 (4.17%) SCOM
6 2 (2.78%) Kibana
6 2 (2.78%) logstash
6 2 (2.78%) Packer
6 2 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Google
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) CommVault
3 3 (4.17%) Freshdesk
3 3 (4.17%) New Relic
3 3 (4.17%) PagerDuty
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com