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

Ruby
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 60 61
Rank change year-on-year -55 +1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 71 124 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.32% 4.44% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 7.41% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 68 115 140
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +15.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £68,575 £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 2,059 1,673 2,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 67.20% 59.92% 66.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,880 1,489 1,761
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,925 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 July 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 July 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 -42 53 £51,250 +3.54% 9
Thame -17 7 £40,000 -
Abingdon -12 1 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 53 (74.65%) Python
2 49 (69.01%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
4 37 (52.11%) AngularJS
5 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (49.30%) Ruby on Rails
7 32 (45.07%) Linux
7 32 (45.07%) Git (software)
8 30 (42.25%) RESTful
9 27 (38.03%) NoSQL
9 27 (38.03%) HTML
10 26 (36.62%) Computer Science
11 25 (35.21%) DevOps
12 24 (33.80%) Backbone.js
13 23 (32.39%) Django
13 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (32.39%) Java
14 22 (30.99%) Retail
14 22 (30.99%) Mobile App
14 22 (30.99%) MongoDB
14 22 (30.99%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (28.17%) Test Automation
16 19 (26.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (26.76%) React
17 18 (25.35%) Docker
18 17 (23.94%) Analytics
18 17 (23.94%) Node.js
19 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
19 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
20 15 (21.13%) 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 9 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.86%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.63%) Confluence
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) Jetty
4 2 (2.82%) nginx
4 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 49 (69.01%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.90%) GitHub
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (12.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (4.23%) Cloudflare
6 2 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.82%) SaaS
7 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) HTTP
2 4 (5.63%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) Internet
3 3 (4.23%) BGP
4 2 (2.82%) SMS
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) IPv6
5 1 (1.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) NoSQL
2 22 (30.99%) Apache Cassandra
2 22 (30.99%) MongoDB
3 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
4 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
5 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
6 11 (15.49%) MySQL
7 7 (9.86%) Big Data
7 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (45.07%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.68%) Travis CI
4 8 (11.27%) CircleCI
4 8 (11.27%) Jasmine
4 8 (11.27%) Mocha
4 8 (11.27%) Protractor
5 7 (9.86%) JIRA
6 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.82%) Selenium
6 2 (2.82%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.41%) GitLab
7 1 (1.41%) Gradle
7 1 (1.41%) gulp
7 1 (1.41%) JUnit
7 1 (1.41%) Maven
7 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (30.99%) Retail
2 4 (5.63%) Music Industry
3 3 (4.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Python Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Software Developer
3 11 (15.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Team Leader
5 7 (9.86%) Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.63%) Ruby Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.11%) AngularJS
2 35 (49.30%) Ruby on Rails
3 30 (42.25%) RESTful
4 27 (38.03%) HTML
5 24 (33.80%) Backbone.js
6 23 (32.39%) Django
7 19 (26.76%) React
7 19 (26.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (23.94%) Node.js
9 14 (19.72%) CSS
9 14 (19.72%) jQuery
10 11 (15.49%) CSS3
10 11 (15.49%) HTML5
10 11 (15.49%) JSON
11 10 (14.08%) REST
12 8 (11.27%) Ajax
12 8 (11.27%) Chai
12 8 (11.27%) Jest
12 8 (11.27%) Nightwatchjs
12 8 (11.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) Computer Science
2 22 (30.99%) Mobile App
3 10 (14.08%) User Experience
4 8 (11.27%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (9.86%) NHS
6 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.41%) Replication
8 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Android
2 7 (9.86%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.63%) Windows
4 3 (4.23%) CentOS
4 3 (4.23%) Unix
5 2 (2.82%) Debian
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.21%) DevOps
3 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (28.17%) Test Automation
5 17 (23.94%) Analytics
6 15 (21.13%) Low Latency
7 14 (19.72%) Agile Project Management
7 14 (19.72%) Data Analytics
7 14 (19.72%) Project Management
7 14 (19.72%) Scrum
8 12 (16.90%) Kanban
9 11 (15.49%) SDLC
10 10 (14.08%) BDD
11 9 (12.68%) Acceptance Criteria
11 9 (12.68%) Component Testing
11 9 (12.68%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (12.68%) OOP
11 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
12 8 (11.27%) Transpiler
12 8 (11.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) Python
2 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
3 23 (32.39%) Java
4 16 (22.54%) Bash Shell
5 15 (21.13%) SQL
6 10 (14.08%) ES6
7 9 (12.68%) C#
7 9 (12.68%) Go
7 9 (12.68%) Perl
7 9 (12.68%) Shell Script
8 8 (11.27%) Clojure
8 8 (11.27%) ES7
8 8 (11.27%) Haskell
8 8 (11.27%) Lisp
8 8 (11.27%) PHP
8 8 (11.27%) TypeScript
9 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) PhD
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Kubernetes
2 7 (9.86%) Puppet
3 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.23%) Ansible
4 3 (4.23%) SCCM
4 3 (4.23%) SCOM
5 2 (2.82%) Kibana
5 2 (2.82%) logstash
5 2 (2.82%) Packer
5 2 (2.82%) Terraform
6 1 (1.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Google
2 3 (4.23%) CommVault
2 3 (4.23%) Freshdesk
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) New Relic
2 3 (4.23%) PagerDuty
2 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com