Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 88 130
Rank change year-on-year +11 +42 -48
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 76 66 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.43% 2.61% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.21% 4.94% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 71 63 33
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -18.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,250 £58,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -9.09%

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 1,054 1,335 1,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 47.58% 52.70% 49.13%
Number of salaries quoted 933 1,211 1,003
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £65,625
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 74 (97.37%) Python
2 54 (71.05%) Linux
3 49 (64.47%) Java
4 48 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (42.11%) Perl
5 32 (42.11%) Windows
6 31 (40.79%) Software Engineering
7 30 (39.47%) Docker
8 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
9 27 (35.53%) C++
9 27 (35.53%) Bash Shell
10 26 (34.21%) DevOps
11 24 (31.58%) C#
11 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 24 (31.58%) SQL
12 23 (30.26%) OO
12 23 (30.26%) Puppet
13 22 (28.95%) SaaS
13 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
13 22 (28.95%) Objective-C
14 21 (27.63%) Relational Database
15 20 (26.32%) Go
15 20 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (26.32%) VMware
15 20 (26.32%) Google
16 18 (23.68%) Firewall
17 17 (22.37%) MySQL
17 17 (22.37%) PHP

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 12 (15.79%) nginx
1 12 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 10 (13.16%) IIS
2 10 (13.16%) JBoss
2 10 (13.16%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.53%) Apache
3 8 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.63%) SAS
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 48 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (28.95%) SaaS
3 16 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (19.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (13.16%) OpenShift
6 6 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (7.89%) Amazon S3
6 6 (7.89%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (7.89%) GitHub
6 6 (7.89%) Serverless
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.68%) Firewall
2 15 (19.74%) Skype
3 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
4 12 (15.79%) H.323
5 11 (14.47%) DHCP
5 11 (14.47%) DNS
6 8 (10.53%) VoIP
6 8 (10.53%) VPN
7 5 (6.58%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.63%) Internet
8 2 (2.63%) SMTP
8 2 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 21 (27.63%) Relational Database
3 17 (22.37%) MySQL
4 11 (14.47%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (13.16%) RDBMS
5 10 (13.16%) Redis
5 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.58%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.32%) Big Data
8 1 (1.32%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.89%) Gradle
4 6 (7.89%) Subversion
5 4 (5.26%) JUnit
5 4 (5.26%) Mockito
5 4 (5.26%) SonarQube
6 3 (3.95%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (13.16%) Publishing
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
2 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Developer
2 17 (22.37%) Software Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Graduate
4 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Java Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Administrator
6 8 (10.53%) Graduate Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Graduate Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.53%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (7.89%) C++ Developer
8 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) AngularJS
2 12 (15.79%) Django
2 12 (15.79%) RESTful
2 12 (15.79%) WebRTC
3 11 (14.47%) HTML
4 10 (13.16%) Twisted
5 9 (11.84%) React
5 9 (11.84%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (10.53%) LDAP
6 8 (10.53%) Node.js
7 7 (9.21%) HTML5
7 7 (9.21%) Spring
8 6 (7.89%) GWT
8 6 (7.89%) JSP
8 6 (7.89%) Spring Boot
8 6 (7.89%) Swagger
8 6 (7.89%) Vue.js
9 5 (6.58%) Celery
9 5 (6.58%) RxJS
9 5 (6.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (13.16%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (13.16%) Private Cloud
3 9 (11.84%) Public Cloud
3 9 (11.84%) User Experience
4 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.63%) Fintech
8 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 54 (71.05%) Linux
2 32 (42.11%) Windows
3 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
4 12 (15.79%) Android
4 12 (15.79%) Apple iOS
5 11 (14.47%) Unix
6 8 (10.53%) VMS
7 6 (7.89%) Ubuntu
8 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.32%) CentOS
10 1 (1.32%) Debian
10 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Software Engineering
2 26 (34.21%) DevOps
3 23 (30.26%) OO
4 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.11%) OOP
5 12 (15.79%) Android Development
5 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.79%) High Availability
5 12 (15.79%) iOS Development
6 10 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (13.16%) OOD
6 10 (13.16%) Process Improvement
6 10 (13.16%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 10 (13.16%) Web Operations
7 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
8 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (10.53%) Microservices
8 8 (10.53%) SDLC
9 7 (9.21%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) Python
2 49 (64.47%) Java
3 32 (42.11%) Perl
4 27 (35.53%) Bash Shell
4 27 (35.53%) C++
5 24 (31.58%) C#
5 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 24 (31.58%) SQL
6 22 (28.95%) Objective-C
7 20 (26.32%) Go
8 17 (22.37%) PHP
9 13 (17.11%) C
10 12 (15.79%) PowerShell
11 10 (13.16%) Apple Swift
11 10 (13.16%) ES6
11 10 (13.16%) Kotlin
11 10 (13.16%) TypeScript
12 7 (9.21%) Assembly Language
13 2 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.26%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.26%) MCSA
3 4 (5.26%) MCSE
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.95%) ISEB
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) QA
System Software
1 30 (39.47%) Docker
2 20 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.11%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (13.16%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 8 (10.53%) iptables
5 8 (10.53%) VirtualBox
5 8 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (10.53%) Xen
6 2 (2.63%) NFS
7 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) Puppet
2 20 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (19.74%) Nagios
4 13 (17.11%) Kubernetes
5 12 (15.79%) Ansible
6 9 (11.84%) Graphite
7 8 (10.53%) Kibana
7 8 (10.53%) ZABBIX
8 5 (6.58%) Capistrano
9 3 (3.95%) Icinga
10 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.32%) Prometheus
10 1 (1.32%) Salt
10 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) Google
2 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 16 (21.05%) Oracle
4 10 (13.16%) Sun
5 8 (10.53%) Centreon
6 5 (6.58%) New Relic
6 5 (6.58%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.63%) CommVault
8 2 (2.63%) Coverity
8 2 (2.63%) F5