Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 120 77
Rank change year-on-year +33 -43 +66
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 70 59 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.70% 2.03% 3.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.37% 4.60% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69 51 160
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -19.05% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +4.55% +29.41%

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 1,303 1,284 1,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.35% 44.09% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,165 1,073 1,676
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 53 (75.71%) Git (software)
2 49 (70.00%) C#
3 44 (62.86%) Node.js
4 43 (61.43%) RESTful
5 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (60.00%) TDD
6 41 (58.57%) BDD
6 41 (58.57%) MVC
7 40 (57.14%) Web Application Development
8 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (55.71%) SQL Server 2016
8 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 39 (55.71%) .NET
8 39 (55.71%) SQL Server
8 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET
8 39 (55.71%) NoSQL
8 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (55.71%) WCF
9 32 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (31.43%) Linux
11 18 (25.71%) Python
12 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
13 16 (22.86%) Ansible
13 16 (22.86%) Docker
13 16 (22.86%) nginx
14 15 (21.43%) Ubuntu
15 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
15 13 (18.57%) WPF
15 13 (18.57%) Marketing
15 13 (18.57%) Entity Framework

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 16 (22.86%) nginx
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.43%) IaaS
1 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.43%) PaaS
1 1 (1.43%) Route 53
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (55.71%) NoSQL
1 39 (55.71%) SQL Server
1 39 (55.71%) SQL Server 2016
2 10 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (14.29%) Redis
3 3 (4.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 53 (75.71%) Git (software)
2 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.86%) WiX
4 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.43%) JBehave
5 1 (1.43%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Maven
5 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) TestNG
5 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (18.57%) Marketing
2 6 (8.57%) Automotive
3 2 (2.86%) Back Office
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Billing
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (80.00%) Developer
2 39 (55.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.57%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Python Developer
5 6 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Lead DevOps
6 5 (7.14%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.86%) HTML Developer
9 2 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.86%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.86%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 2 (2.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (62.86%) Node.js
2 43 (61.43%) RESTful
3 39 (55.71%) .NET
3 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET
3 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 39 (55.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 39 (55.71%) WCF
4 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
4 13 (18.57%) Code First Entity Framework
4 13 (18.57%) Entity Framework
4 13 (18.57%) WinForms
4 13 (18.57%) WPF
5 10 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (12.86%) Celery
6 9 (12.86%) SQLAlchemy
6 9 (12.86%) Twisted
7 7 (10.00%) wxWidgets
8 6 (8.57%) CSS
8 6 (8.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 13 (18.57%) Windows
4 8 (11.43%) Debian
5 2 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (60.00%) TDD
2 41 (58.57%) BDD
2 41 (58.57%) MVC
3 40 (57.14%) Web Application Development
4 32 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.43%) DevOps
6 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.14%) Task Automation
8 4 (5.71%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.71%) Open Source
8 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.29%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.86%) Change Management
10 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (2.86%) OOP
10 2 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (70.00%) C#
2 18 (25.71%) Python
3 8 (11.43%) Java
3 8 (11.43%) PHP
4 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (10.00%) C
4 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.71%) Perl
6 2 (2.86%) Groovy
6 2 (2.86%) SQL
7 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) Docker
2 9 (12.86%) vSphere
3 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (22.86%) Ansible
2 9 (12.86%) HAProxy
3 6 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.57%) Puppet
3 6 (8.57%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.43%) Grafana
4 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) VMware
2 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.86%) Zend
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.43%) Splunk