Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 112 79
Rank change year-on-year +24 -33 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 57 50 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.45% 2.05% 3.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.61% 4.00% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 141
Reading median annual salary £51,250 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +22.22%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,237 1,249 1,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 53.07% 51.31% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,103 1,035 1,451
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Reading

Ruby
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in Reading.

Salary trend for Ruby in Reading

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Reading over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 48 (84.21%) Python
2 41 (71.93%) Linux
3 36 (63.16%) Docker
4 34 (59.65%) Jenkins
5 32 (56.14%) Java
6 31 (54.39%) Git (software)
6 31 (54.39%) Ansible
7 26 (45.61%) C#
8 24 (42.11%) Task Automation
9 21 (36.84%) DevOps
10 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (33.33%) Bash Shell
11 19 (33.33%) Puppet
12 18 (31.58%) HAProxy
12 18 (31.58%) Redis
12 18 (31.58%) Terraform
13 17 (29.82%) Celery
13 17 (29.82%) Kubernetes
13 17 (29.82%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (29.82%) SQLAlchemy
13 17 (29.82%) Twisted
13 17 (29.82%) WiX
13 17 (29.82%) nginx
13 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (29.82%) vSphere
13 17 (29.82%) wxWidgets
13 17 (29.82%) Ubuntu
13 17 (29.82%) Ruby on Rails
13 17 (29.82%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (29.82%) C

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 17 (29.82%) nginx
2 5 (8.77%) JBoss
2 5 (8.77%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (15.79%) Amazon ELB
3 9 (15.79%) Amazon S3
4 7 (12.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (12.28%) Amazon Glacier
4 7 (12.28%) GitHub
4 7 (12.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (8.77%) OpenShift
5 5 (8.77%) PaaS
6 2 (3.51%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) DHCP
1 7 (12.28%) DNS
1 7 (12.28%) FCoE
1 7 (12.28%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (12.28%) iSCSI
1 7 (12.28%) LAN
1 7 (12.28%) NAS
1 7 (12.28%) SAN
1 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
1 7 (12.28%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) Redis
2 17 (29.82%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (28.07%) NoSQL
4 9 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
7 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.02%) MySQL
9 2 (3.51%) MariaDB
9 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 34 (59.65%) Jenkins
2 31 (54.39%) Git (software)
3 17 (29.82%) WiX
4 8 (14.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (14.04%) Hudson
4 8 (14.04%) Subversion
4 8 (14.04%) Vagrant
5 5 (8.77%) Bitbucket
5 5 (8.77%) GitLab
5 5 (8.77%) Maven
6 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.75%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.75%) Emacs
7 1 (1.75%) Gradle
7 1 (1.75%) Grunt
7 1 (1.75%) JUnit
7 1 (1.75%) Mockito
7 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
1 8 (14.04%) Marketing
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 17 (29.82%) Python Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Azure DevOps
4 8 (14.04%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (3.51%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (3.51%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) Celery
1 17 (29.82%) Ruby on Rails
1 17 (29.82%) SQLAlchemy
1 17 (29.82%) Twisted
1 17 (29.82%) wxWidgets
2 8 (14.04%) Node.js
3 7 (12.28%) RESTful
4 6 (10.53%) .NET
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (10.53%) Spring Boot
4 6 (10.53%) WCF
5 3 (5.26%) React
5 3 (5.26%) Spring
6 2 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (3.51%) CSS
6 2 (3.51%) HTML
6 2 (3.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Replication
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Fintech
3 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Ubuntu
3 13 (22.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (19.30%) Windows
5 7 (12.28%) Unix
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Task Automation
2 21 (36.84%) DevOps
3 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (29.82%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
6 10 (17.54%) BDD
6 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
6 10 (17.54%) TDD
7 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 9 (15.79%) ITIL
7 9 (15.79%) Open Source
8 8 (14.04%) Content Management
8 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (14.04%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (14.04%) High Availability
9 7 (12.28%) Coaching
9 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (12.28%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) Python
2 32 (56.14%) Java
3 26 (45.61%) C#
4 19 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 17 (29.82%) C
6 12 (21.05%) Go
7 9 (15.79%) Perl
8 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
9 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.51%) Scala
10 2 (3.51%) SQL
11 1 (1.75%) C++
11 1 (1.75%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) Docker
2 17 (29.82%) vSphere
3 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.28%) Samba
5 5 (8.77%) KVM
5 5 (8.77%) oVirt
6 1 (1.75%) zsh
Systems Management
1 31 (54.39%) Ansible
2 19 (33.33%) Puppet
3 18 (31.58%) HAProxy
3 18 (31.58%) Terraform
4 17 (29.82%) Kubernetes
5 16 (28.07%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (17.54%) Docker Swarm
6 10 (17.54%) Nagios
7 8 (14.04%) Consul
7 8 (14.04%) Packer
8 7 (12.28%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 5 (8.77%) rkt
10 2 (3.51%) Prometheus
10 2 (3.51%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.75%) Grafana
11 1 (1.75%) Kibana
11 1 (1.75%) logstash
11 1 (1.75%) Marathon
11 1 (1.75%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
2 12 (21.05%) VMware
3 7 (12.28%) Centrify
4 5 (8.77%) SaltStack