Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 80 81
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +78
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 64 126 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.68% 3.61% 3.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 8.74% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 67 113 146
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -17.39% +9.52% +16.67%

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 1217 1442 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.96% 41.29% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1274 1617
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 36 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 34 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (48.44%) C#
3 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (46.88%) Linux
5 29 (45.31%) TDD
6 28 (43.75%) BDD
7 27 (42.19%) Node.js
7 27 (42.19%) RESTful
8 26 (40.63%) Python
8 26 (40.63%) .NET
8 26 (40.63%) MVC
8 26 (40.63%) Ansible
9 24 (37.50%) Web Application Development
10 23 (35.94%) NoSQL
10 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (35.94%) SQL Server 2016
10 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
10 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET
10 23 (35.94%) WCF
11 22 (34.38%) Bash Shell
12 21 (32.81%) Java
13 19 (29.69%) Docker
14 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
15 17 (26.56%) Puppet
16 16 (25.00%) DevOps
17 15 (23.44%) Perl
17 15 (23.44%) Debian

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 (18.75%) nginx
2 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) GitHub
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.56%) Route 53
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
3 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.94%) NoSQL
1 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
1 23 (35.94%) SQL Server 2016
2 7 (10.94%) MySQL
3 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 6 (9.38%) Selenium
4 4 (6.25%) JMeter
4 4 (6.25%) JUnit
4 4 (6.25%) SpecFlow
4 4 (6.25%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.69%) Capybara
5 3 (4.69%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.69%) JIRA
5 3 (4.69%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (4.69%) Protractor
5 3 (4.69%) RSpec
5 3 (4.69%) WATIR
5 3 (4.69%) WiX
6 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.56%) JBehave
6 1 (1.56%) Maven
6 1 (1.56%) TestNG
General
1 8 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (3.13%) Back Office
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Billing
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Marketing
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Python Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Junior
5 5 (7.81%) Junior DevOps
5 5 (7.81%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (3.13%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (3.13%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 2 (3.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.13%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 2 (3.13%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) Node.js
1 27 (42.19%) RESTful
2 26 (40.63%) .NET
3 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET
3 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (35.94%) WCF
4 8 (12.50%) HTML
5 5 (7.81%) CSS
5 5 (7.81%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.69%) Apache Flex
6 3 (4.69%) Celery
6 3 (4.69%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.69%) GWT
6 3 (4.69%) SQLAlchemy
6 3 (4.69%) Twisted
7 2 (3.13%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (1.56%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (1.56%) Fintech
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Debian
3 12 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 11 (17.19%) CentOS
5 3 (4.69%) Unix
5 3 (4.69%) Windows
6 1 (1.56%) Android
6 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (45.31%) TDD
4 28 (43.75%) BDD
5 26 (40.63%) MVC
6 24 (37.50%) Web Application Development
7 16 (25.00%) DevOps
8 7 (10.94%) Open Source
9 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.38%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.69%) Agile Testing
11 3 (4.69%) ATDD
11 3 (4.69%) Context-Driven Testing
11 3 (4.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.69%) Exploratory Testing
11 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) Python
3 22 (34.38%) Bash Shell
4 21 (32.81%) Java
5 15 (23.44%) Perl
6 11 (17.19%) PHP
7 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.81%) SQL
9 4 (6.25%) C
10 3 (4.69%) C++
10 3 (4.69%) Go
11 2 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Docker
2 4 (6.25%) vSphere
3 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (40.63%) Ansible
2 17 (26.56%) Puppet
3 11 (17.19%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (12.50%) ZABBIX
5 5 (7.81%) Salt
6 3 (4.69%) HAProxy
7 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.13%) Terraform
8 1 (1.56%) Grafana
8 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) VMware
2 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
4 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.13%) Zend
6 1 (1.56%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle
6 1 (1.56%) Splunk
6 1 (1.56%) Sybase