Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 78 80
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 68 95 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.63% 3.21% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 4.71% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57 84 78
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.82%
10th Percentile £43,500 £35,000 £39,925
90th Percentile £100,000 £78,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 1,780 2,019 1,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.97% 68.21% 65.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,574 1,702 1,608
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -4 51 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Thame -17 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Abingdon +8 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 (86.76%) Python
2 45 (66.18%) Linux
3 40 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (39.71%) Java
4 27 (39.71%) Bash Shell
5 26 (38.24%) Computer Science
6 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (30.88%) MySQL
8 18 (26.47%) Perl
8 18 (26.47%) Django
8 18 (26.47%) AngularJS
8 18 (26.47%) DevOps
9 17 (25.00%) Backbone.js
9 17 (25.00%) C++
9 17 (25.00%) Unix
10 16 (23.53%) PHP
10 16 (23.53%) RESTful
10 16 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 16 (23.53%) MongoDB
10 16 (23.53%) Kubernetes
11 15 (22.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (22.06%) NoSQL
11 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (22.06%) Apple iOS
11 15 (22.06%) Mobile App
11 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
11 15 (22.06%) Retail
11 15 (22.06%) Android
12 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
12 14 (20.59%) Git (software)

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 (16.18%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (10.29%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.41%) Confluence
4 2 (2.94%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.94%) Jetty
4 2 (2.94%) nginx
4 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (16.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (7.35%) GitHub
5 3 (4.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.41%) Cloudflare
5 3 (4.41%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.47%) IaaS
7 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) DHCP
1 3 (4.41%) DNS
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
1 3 (4.41%) IPv6
2 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) MySQL
2 16 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 15 (22.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (22.06%) NoSQL
4 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
5 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 7 (10.29%) Big Data
7 4 (5.88%) Redis
8 2 (2.94%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.82%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) Maven
4 3 (4.41%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.94%) GitLab
5 2 (2.94%) Subversion
5 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.47%) Gradle
6 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Mocha
6 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.47%) Protractor
6 1 (1.47%) Selenium
6 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.47%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (22.06%) Retail
2 4 (5.88%) Games
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Python Developer
3 15 (22.06%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (22.06%) Software Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Applications Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 8 (11.76%) iOS Developer
6 8 (11.76%) iOS Software Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Mobile Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Objective-C Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Objective-C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) AngularJS
1 18 (26.47%) Django
2 17 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 16 (23.53%) RESTful
3 16 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 13 (19.12%) HTML
5 9 (13.24%) Web Services
6 8 (11.76%) Cocoa
6 8 (11.76%) jQuery
6 8 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (7.35%) Node.js
7 5 (7.35%) REST
8 3 (4.41%) CSS
8 3 (4.41%) LAMP
9 2 (2.94%) CSS3
9 2 (2.94%) Flask
9 2 (2.94%) HTML5
9 2 (2.94%) SOAP
9 2 (2.94%) WebSockets
9 2 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.24%) Computer Science
2 15 (22.06%) Mobile App
3 9 (13.24%) Data Structures
4 7 (10.29%) NHS
5 5 (7.35%) Life Science
6 3 (4.41%) Replication
7 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 45 (66.18%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) Unix
3 15 (22.06%) Android
3 15 (22.06%) Apple iOS
4 9 (13.24%) Ubuntu
5 8 (11.76%) CentOS
6 7 (10.29%) Debian
7 4 (5.88%) FreeBSD
7 4 (5.88%) Solaris
8 3 (4.41%) Windows
9 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) DevOps
3 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.59%) Test Automation
5 13 (19.12%) Analytics
5 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
5 13 (19.12%) Data Analytics
6 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (13.24%) Service Design
8 8 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (11.76%) Coaching
8 8 (11.76%) iOS Development
8 8 (11.76%) Low Latency
8 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 8 (11.76%) Mobile Development
8 8 (11.76%) Project Management
9 7 (10.29%) Big Data Analytics
9 7 (10.29%) Logistics
9 7 (10.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (86.76%) Python
2 27 (39.71%) Bash Shell
2 27 (39.71%) Java
3 18 (26.47%) Perl
4 17 (25.00%) C++
5 16 (23.53%) PHP
6 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
7 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
7 13 (19.12%) SQL
8 11 (16.18%) Go
9 10 (14.71%) C#
10 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
11 8 (11.76%) Apple Swift
11 8 (11.76%) Kotlin
11 8 (11.76%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.94%) ES6
12 2 (2.94%) Scala
13 1 (1.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
1 7 (10.29%) PhD
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) GAMP
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (23.53%) Kubernetes
2 14 (20.59%) Puppet
3 8 (11.76%) Ansible
4 7 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (7.35%) SCCM
6 3 (4.41%) Packer
6 3 (4.41%) SCOM
6 3 (4.41%) Terraform
7 2 (2.94%) Kibana
7 2 (2.94%) logstash
8 1 (1.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Google
2 7 (10.29%) New Relic
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) CommVault
4 3 (4.41%) Freshdesk
4 3 (4.41%) PagerDuty
4 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds