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

Ruby
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 68 100
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 29 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.22% 3.62% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.34% 8.47% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 64 38
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 668 756 897
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.11% 42.78% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 558 689 729
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 38 (88.37%) Linux
1 38 (88.37%) Python
2 28 (65.12%) Perl
3 26 (60.47%) Bash Shell
4 25 (58.14%) Java
5 21 (48.84%) Puppet
5 21 (48.84%) Ansible
6 18 (41.86%) PHP
7 15 (34.88%) DevOps
8 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
9 13 (30.23%) CentOS
9 13 (30.23%) Unix
10 12 (27.91%) HTTP
10 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
10 12 (27.91%) SSL
11 11 (25.58%) Windows
11 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
11 11 (25.58%) Docker
12 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (23.26%) Debian
12 10 (23.26%) MongoDB
13 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
13 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (20.93%) MySQL
14 8 (18.60%) C++
14 8 (18.60%) HTML
14 8 (18.60%) DNS
14 8 (18.60%) GitHub
15 7 (16.28%) Regular Expression
15 7 (16.28%) Open Source

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 5 (11.63%) nginx
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) GitHub
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.33%) Route 53
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) HTTP
1 12 (27.91%) SSL
1 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
2 8 (18.60%) DNS
3 7 (16.28%) Firewall
3 7 (16.28%) Wireshark
4 3 (6.98%) LAN
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MongoDB
2 9 (20.93%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) IDA Disassembler
2 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.28%) OllyDbg
2 7 (16.28%) WinDbg
3 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) Burp Suite
4 1 (2.33%) FishEye
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Metasploit
4 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (9.30%) Automotive
1 4 (9.30%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Malware Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Junior
5 4 (9.30%) Junior DevOps
5 4 (9.30%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Head of Development
8 1 (2.33%) Head of Mobile
8 1 (2.33%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Principal Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) QA Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) HTML
2 7 (16.28%) Regular Expression
3 5 (11.63%) Ajax
4 4 (9.30%) .NET
4 4 (9.30%) REST
5 3 (6.98%) CSS
5 3 (6.98%) JSON
6 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.65%) Node.js
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.33%) CSS3
7 1 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.33%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.33%) Meteor
7 1 (2.33%) Sass
7 1 (2.33%) Spine.js
7 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (16.28%) Cyber Attack
1 7 (16.28%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (2.33%) Blog
2 1 (2.33%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.33%) Fintech
2 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Linux
2 13 (30.23%) CentOS
2 13 (30.23%) Unix
3 11 (25.58%) Windows
4 10 (23.26%) Debian
5 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.33%) Android
7 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.33%) Kali Linux
7 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) DevOps
2 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (16.28%) Malware Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Open Source
3 7 (16.28%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security
5 4 (9.30%) OWASP
5 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.98%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) Python
2 28 (65.12%) Perl
3 26 (60.47%) Bash Shell
4 25 (58.14%) Java
5 18 (41.86%) PHP
6 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
7 8 (18.60%) C++
8 7 (16.28%) C
9 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.65%) C#
10 2 (4.65%) Go
10 2 (4.65%) Groovy
11 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
1 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) Ansible
1 21 (48.84%) Puppet
2 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.95%) ZABBIX
4 5 (11.63%) Salt
5 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.65%) Terraform
6 1 (2.33%) collectd
6 1 (2.33%) Graphite
6 1 (2.33%) Graylog
6 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.33%) Kibana
6 1 (2.33%) logstash
6 1 (2.33%) Nagios
6 1 (2.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
3 4 (9.30%) F5
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.33%) Sybase
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