Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 133 82
Rank change year-on-year +50 -51 +49
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 65 36 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.57% 1.42% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 2.87% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 62 33 142
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,375 £58,750 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +22.22%

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 1,328 1,253 1,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.55% 49.25% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 1,010 1,482
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,800 £65,688 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (66.15%) C#
1 43 (66.15%) Git (software)
2 31 (47.69%) Docker
3 30 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 30 (46.15%) Python
3 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (44.62%) Linux
5 28 (43.08%) Node.js
6 27 (41.54%) BDD
6 27 (41.54%) TDD
7 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 26 (40.00%) NoSQL
8 25 (38.46%) RESTful
9 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (36.92%) WCF
9 24 (36.92%) Web Application Development
9 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (36.92%) Ansible
9 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
9 24 (36.92%) .NET
9 24 (36.92%) MVC
9 24 (36.92%) SQL Server 2016
9 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 22 (33.85%) nginx
11 21 (32.31%) Ubuntu
12 18 (27.69%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (26.15%) Ruby on Rails
13 17 (26.15%) Marketing
13 17 (26.15%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (26.15%) vSphere

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 22 (33.85%) nginx
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (36.92%) SQL Server 2016
3 17 (26.15%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (26.15%) Redis
4 3 (4.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (66.15%) Git (software)
2 30 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 17 (26.15%) WiX
4 6 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (9.23%) Hudson
4 6 (9.23%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
5 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 17 (26.15%) Marketing
2 5 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (67.69%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) .NET Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Python Developer
4 15 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 11 (16.92%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Azure DevOps
6 6 (9.23%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (7.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Python Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) React Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) Node.js
2 25 (38.46%) RESTful
3 24 (36.92%) .NET
3 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
3 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (36.92%) WCF
4 17 (26.15%) Celery
4 17 (26.15%) Ruby on Rails
4 17 (26.15%) SQLAlchemy
4 17 (26.15%) Twisted
5 15 (23.08%) wxWidgets
6 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
6 11 (16.92%) Code First Entity Framework
6 11 (16.92%) Entity Framework
6 11 (16.92%) WinForms
6 11 (16.92%) WPF
7 4 (6.15%) CSS
7 4 (6.15%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.54%) Fintech
2 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Linux
2 21 (32.31%) Ubuntu
3 13 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (7.69%) Debian
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (41.54%) BDD
2 27 (41.54%) TDD
3 24 (36.92%) MVC
3 24 (36.92%) Web Application Development
4 18 (27.69%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (24.62%) DevOps
6 14 (21.54%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (21.54%) Task Automation
7 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.23%) Content Management
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.23%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.23%) High Availability
8 6 (9.23%) Open Source
9 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.08%) Front End Development
10 2 (3.08%) Functional Programming
10 2 (3.08%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) C#
2 30 (46.15%) Python
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 14 (21.54%) C
5 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.77%) Go
7 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.69%) PHP
9 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.08%) Scala
10 1 (1.54%) Groovy
10 1 (1.54%) Java 8
10 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 31 (47.69%) Docker
2 17 (26.15%) vSphere
3 1 (1.54%) KVM
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (36.92%) Ansible
2 17 (26.15%) HAProxy
3 9 (13.85%) Kubernetes
3 9 (13.85%) Puppet
4 7 (10.77%) Nagios
4 7 (10.77%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (9.23%) Consul
5 6 (9.23%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (9.23%) Packer
5 6 (9.23%) Terraform
6 5 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) VMware
2 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com