Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 89 78
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 55 54 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.45% 2.35% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.52% 4.64% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 118
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £41,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -25.00% +22.22%
10th Percentile £39,975 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,375 £65,875 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -17.39% +15.00%

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 1,218 1,165 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 54.33% 50.63% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,076 1,013 1,286
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,900 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% - -

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 46 (83.64%) Python
2 39 (70.91%) Linux
3 36 (65.45%) Java
4 32 (58.18%) Docker
5 31 (56.36%) Jenkins
6 28 (50.91%) Ansible
7 27 (49.09%) Git (software)
8 25 (45.45%) C#
9 22 (40.00%) DevOps
10 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (38.18%) Puppet
11 20 (36.36%) Terraform
12 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (34.55%) VMware
12 19 (34.55%) Task Automation
13 18 (32.73%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (30.91%) Bash Shell
14 17 (30.91%) Kubernetes
14 17 (30.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (30.91%) nginx
14 17 (30.91%) Red Hat
15 15 (27.27%) Configuration Management
15 15 (27.27%) NoSQL
16 14 (25.45%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (25.45%) Amazon S3
16 14 (25.45%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
16 14 (25.45%) Degree
17 13 (23.64%) Nagios

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 17 (30.91%) nginx
2 5 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
2 5 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (25.45%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (25.45%) Amazon S3
3 11 (20.00%) GitHub
3 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (16.36%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (12.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (12.73%) Amazon Glacier
6 5 (9.09%) OpenShift
6 5 (9.09%) PaaS
7 4 (7.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (7.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (7.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (7.27%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (7.27%) CloudFront
7 4 (7.27%) Route 53
7 4 (7.27%) Serverless
8 2 (3.64%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) DHCP
1 8 (14.55%) DNS
2 7 (12.73%) FCoE
2 7 (12.73%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (12.73%) iSCSI
2 7 (12.73%) LAN
2 7 (12.73%) NAS
2 7 (12.73%) SAN
2 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.73%) WAN
3 5 (9.09%) Firewall
3 5 (9.09%) VPN
4 4 (7.27%) SNMP
5 2 (3.64%) H.323
5 2 (3.64%) Skype
6 1 (1.82%) SSH
6 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 14 (25.45%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (23.64%) Redis
4 12 (21.82%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
7 5 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.27%) Big Data
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (3.64%) MariaDB
10 2 (3.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (56.36%) Jenkins
2 27 (49.09%) Git (software)
3 12 (21.82%) Subversion
3 12 (21.82%) WiX
4 10 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (18.18%) Vagrant
5 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
5 6 (10.91%) Hudson
6 5 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 5 (9.09%) GitLab
6 5 (9.09%) Maven
6 5 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.82%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.82%) Emacs
7 1 (1.82%) Gradle
7 1 (1.82%) Grunt
7 1 (1.82%) IDA Disassembler
7 1 (1.82%) JUnit
7 1 (1.82%) OllyDbg
7 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (12.73%) Banking
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Software Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Python Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Azure DevOps
6 6 (10.91%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Applications Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (7.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Administrator
9 3 (5.45%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (5.45%) Migration Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Twisted
2 12 (21.82%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) Celery
2 12 (21.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (21.82%) SQLAlchemy
2 12 (21.82%) wxWidgets
3 7 (12.73%) Node.js
4 6 (10.91%) Spring Boot
5 4 (7.27%) J2EE
5 4 (7.27%) RESTful
6 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (5.45%) WCF
7 2 (3.64%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (3.64%) Django
7 2 (3.64%) HTML
7 2 (3.64%) HTML5
7 2 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Replication
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.27%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.82%) Blog
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Linux
2 17 (30.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (21.82%) Ubuntu
3 12 (21.82%) Windows
4 7 (12.73%) Unix
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.27%) CentOS
7 2 (3.64%) Android
7 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) DevOps
2 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Task Automation
3 15 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
5 13 (23.64%) Open Source
6 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (21.82%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (21.82%) High Availability
7 10 (18.18%) SDLC
8 9 (16.36%) Continuous Deployment
8 9 (16.36%) ITIL
8 9 (16.36%) TDD
9 7 (12.73%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (12.73%) Coaching
9 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.73%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.73%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) Python
2 36 (65.45%) Java
3 25 (45.45%) C#
4 17 (30.91%) Bash Shell
5 12 (21.82%) C
5 12 (21.82%) Go
6 11 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 9 (16.36%) Perl
8 7 (12.73%) C++
8 7 (12.73%) SQL
9 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
10 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.64%) Assembly Language
11 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 32 (58.18%) Docker
2 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (21.82%) vSphere
4 7 (12.73%) Samba
5 5 (9.09%) KVM
5 5 (9.09%) oVirt
6 4 (7.27%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.82%) iptables
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.82%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) Xen
7 1 (1.82%) zsh
Systems Management
1 28 (50.91%) Ansible
2 21 (38.18%) Puppet
3 20 (36.36%) Terraform
4 18 (32.73%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (30.91%) Kubernetes
6 13 (23.64%) HAProxy
6 13 (23.64%) Nagios
7 12 (21.82%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (12.73%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 6 (10.91%) Consul
9 6 (10.91%) Packer
10 5 (9.09%) Mesos
10 5 (9.09%) rkt
11 4 (7.27%) Rancher
11 4 (7.27%) Salt
12 2 (3.64%) Kibana
12 2 (3.64%) Prometheus
12 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
13 1 (1.82%) Grafana
13 1 (1.82%) Marathon
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) VMware
2 17 (30.91%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.73%) Centrify
4 5 (9.09%) SaltStack
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle
6 3 (5.45%) Google
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.82%) Centreon