The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 47 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.19% 1.01% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 233 277 232
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 55.48% 46.71% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 189 257 191
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Ruby
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in Swindon.

Salary trend for Ruby in Swindon

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Swindon over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Swindon

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (37.50%) Heroku
5 2 (25.00%) Puppet
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Heroku
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) G Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
3 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (12.50%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
1 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) BigQuery
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) OAuth
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Fedora
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
4 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) iptables
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
1 1 (12.50%) Squid
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) VMware