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

Ruby
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 66 62
Rank change year-on-year -55 -4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 65 118 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.07% 4.35% 4.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 7.46% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 62 89 156
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
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 2,141 1,581 2,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.03% 58.23% 63.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,862 1,405 1,658
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,450 £65,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 April 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 April 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 -56 37 £55,000 +15.79% 14
Thame -7 15 £40,000 -27.27%
Banbury +1 1 £60,000 +4.35%
Bicester - 1 £28,500 -
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 47 (72.31%) JavaScript
2 41 (63.08%) Python
3 36 (55.38%) AngularJS
4 33 (50.77%) Git (software)
4 33 (50.77%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (44.62%) RESTful
6 27 (41.54%) NoSQL
7 26 (40.00%) Java
7 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (36.92%) Ruby on Rails
8 24 (36.92%) Node.js
9 23 (35.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 23 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (35.38%) TDD
10 21 (32.31%) BDD
11 20 (30.77%) Test Automation
11 20 (30.77%) Computer Science
11 20 (30.77%) C#
12 19 (29.23%) .NET
13 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
13 17 (26.15%) SQL Server 2016
14 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 15 (23.08%) Code First Entity Framework
14 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (23.08%) High Availability
14 15 (23.08%) Entity Framework
14 15 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (23.08%) Web Application Development

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 6 (9.23%) Confluence
2 2 (3.08%) Apache
2 2 (3.08%) nginx
2 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.54%) Jetty
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 33 (50.77%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (9.23%) SaaS
4 5 (7.69%) GitHub
5 2 (3.08%) Akamai
5 2 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.08%) Serverless
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Ethernet
1 6 (9.23%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (9.23%) Network Security
1 6 (9.23%) VPN
1 6 (9.23%) WAN
2 5 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) SMS
4 1 (1.54%) BGP
4 1 (1.54%) DNS
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) NoSQL
2 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (21.54%) MongoDB
4 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
5 11 (16.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (16.92%) RDBMS
6 6 (9.23%) MySQL
7 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.54%) Big Data
9 1 (1.54%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (50.77%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.31%) JIRA
4 7 (10.77%) Selenium
5 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.69%) JUnit
6 5 (7.69%) Maven
6 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.15%) CircleCI
7 4 (6.15%) Jasmine
7 4 (6.15%) Mocha
7 4 (6.15%) Protractor
7 4 (6.15%) Travis CI
8 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.54%) Gradle
9 1 (1.54%) gulp
9 1 (1.54%) Subversion
9 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (23.08%) Music Industry
2 11 (16.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Python Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) QA Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) QA Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) QA Test Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Security Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) QA Automation Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (55.38%) AngularJS
2 29 (44.62%) RESTful
3 24 (36.92%) Node.js
3 24 (36.92%) Ruby on Rails
4 23 (35.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 19 (29.23%) .NET
6 15 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (23.08%) Code First Entity Framework
6 15 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 15 (23.08%) HTML
6 15 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (23.08%) WCF
7 13 (20.00%) React
8 12 (18.46%) Django
8 12 (18.46%) Web Services
9 11 (16.92%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.92%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.23%) User Experience
4 4 (6.15%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.08%) Replication
7 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.54%) Fintech
7 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.54%) Linked Data
7 1 (1.54%) NHS
7 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (35.38%) TDD
3 21 (32.31%) BDD
4 20 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 15 (23.08%) High Availability
5 15 (23.08%) MVC
5 15 (23.08%) Web Application Development
6 11 (16.92%) Low Latency
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 10 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
7 10 (15.38%) DevOps
7 10 (15.38%) Kanban
7 10 (15.38%) Project Management
8 9 (13.85%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.77%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 6 (9.23%) SDET
10 6 (9.23%) SDLC
10 6 (9.23%) Security Operations
10 6 (9.23%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) JavaScript
2 41 (63.08%) Python
3 26 (40.00%) Java
4 20 (30.77%) C#
5 11 (16.92%) Perl
6 10 (15.38%) SQL
7 8 (12.31%) C++
8 6 (9.23%) C
9 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 4 (6.15%) Clojure
10 4 (6.15%) ES6
10 4 (6.15%) ES7
10 4 (6.15%) Haskell
10 4 (6.15%) Lisp
10 4 (6.15%) TypeScript
11 3 (4.62%) PHP
12 2 (3.08%) Go
12 2 (3.08%) Groovy
12 2 (3.08%) Java 8
12 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) Rancher
3 1 (1.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Google
3 6 (9.23%) Juniper
3 6 (9.23%) Palo Alto
4 5 (7.69%) Talend
5 2 (3.08%) New Relic
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) Splunk
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) VMware