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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 91 76 96
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.14% 3.60% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 8.11% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 69 47
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £67,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 636 863 820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.92% 44.35% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 492 785 713
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Reading

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 27 (60.00%) Python
2 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 21 (46.67%) Node.js
3 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 20 (44.44%) .NET
4 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (37.78%) TDD
5 17 (37.78%) C#
6 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
6 16 (35.56%) PHP
6 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
6 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
6 16 (35.56%) MVC
6 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
6 16 (35.56%) WCF
6 16 (35.56%) RESTful
6 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (35.56%) BDD
6 16 (35.56%) NoSQL
6 16 (35.56%) Web Application Development
6 16 (35.56%) Entity Framework
6 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 16 (35.56%) Code First Entity Framework
7 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 15 (33.33%) Perl
8 12 (26.67%) Open Source
8 12 (26.67%) DevOps
9 11 (24.44%) Unix

Ruby
Top Related 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 6 (13.33%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) nginx
3 4 (8.89%) Drupal
3 4 (8.89%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (4.44%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.44%) SaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Route 53
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) HTTP
1 7 (15.56%) SSL
1 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) NoSQL
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.22%) OrientDB
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Subversion
3 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (6.67%) WinDbg
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Ant
5 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.22%) Burp Suite
5 1 (2.22%) EasyMock
5 1 (2.22%) FishEye
5 1 (2.22%) JUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
5 1 (2.22%) Metasploit
5 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (22.22%) Advertising
2 6 (13.33%) Games
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Finance
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Cloud Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (8.89%) Python Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Malware Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) Node.js
2 20 (44.44%) .NET
3 16 (35.56%) .NET Framework
3 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
3 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (35.56%) Code First Entity Framework
3 16 (35.56%) Entity Framework
3 16 (35.56%) RESTful
3 16 (35.56%) WCF
4 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 9 (20.00%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (11.11%) CSS
8 5 (11.11%) LAMP
8 5 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (11.11%) Web Services
9 4 (8.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.22%) Blog
6 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.22%) iPad
6 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) VMS
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Debian
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) TDD
3 16 (35.56%) BDD
3 16 (35.56%) MVC
3 16 (35.56%) Web Application Development
4 12 (26.67%) DevOps
4 12 (26.67%) Open Source
5 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.78%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (17.78%) Web Development
6 5 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
7 4 (8.89%) Data Management
7 4 (8.89%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (8.89%) Information Security
7 4 (8.89%) Open Source Development
7 4 (8.89%) OWASP
7 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) Python
2 17 (37.78%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) PHP
4 15 (33.33%) Perl
5 9 (20.00%) Java
6 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
6 7 (15.56%) C++
6 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
7 5 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (6.67%) C
9 1 (2.22%) Go
9 1 (2.22%) Groovy
9 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) GlusterFS
1 4 (8.89%) Varnish
2 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Puppet
2 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (15.56%) Nagios
4 4 (8.89%) Cacti
4 4 (8.89%) Ganglia
4 4 (8.89%) OpenView
4 4 (8.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (8.89%) ZABBIX
5 3 (6.67%) collectd
5 3 (6.67%) Graphite
6 2 (4.44%) Ansible
7 1 (2.22%) Graylog
7 1 (2.22%) Kibana
7 1 (2.22%) logstash
7 1 (2.22%) Nmap
7 1 (2.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Facebook
2 6 (13.33%) Google
3 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
3 4 (8.89%) BMC
3 4 (8.89%) F5
3 4 (8.89%) Rackspace
3 4 (8.89%) Splunk
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago