The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 135 149 163
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 37 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.99% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 0.92% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £37,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1973 1736 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 52.80% 54.39% 53.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1568 1614
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ruby
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the East Midlands region.

Ruby Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Ruby
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 14 £40,000 -
Leicestershire +1 10 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Northamptonshire -10 7 £40,000 +31.14% 2
Nottinghamshire - 6 £38,500 - 2
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) TDD
3 22 (44.00%) Python
3 22 (44.00%) BDD
3 22 (44.00%) NoSQL
4 19 (38.00%) MVC
4 19 (38.00%) .NET
4 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (36.00%) RESTful
5 18 (36.00%) Git (software)
5 18 (36.00%) Node.js
5 18 (36.00%) Web Application Development
5 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (34.00%) Perl
7 13 (26.00%) Linux
8 12 (24.00%) C++
8 12 (24.00%) Bash Shell
8 12 (24.00%) WCF
9 9 (18.00%) Windows
9 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (18.00%) QA
10 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (16.00%) Groovy
10 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (16.00%) Multithreading
10 8 (16.00%) Network Security

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (36.00%) Node.js
2 4 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Network Security
2 6 (12.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) IPv6
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) NoSQL
2 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (14.00%) Selenium
3 4 (8.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (4.00%) Sahi
4 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.00%) WATIR
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.00%) Advertising
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Tester
5 6 (12.00%) Release Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Packager
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Packager
8 2 (4.00%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.00%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Selenium Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
1 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (36.00%) RESTful
2 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (24.00%) WCF
4 7 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (12.00%) Application Packaging
5 6 (12.00%) Software Packaging
6 5 (10.00%) HTML
7 4 (8.00%) Gherkin
7 4 (8.00%) Lucene
8 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.00%) CSS
9 1 (2.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.00%) XML
9 1 (2.00%) jQuery
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Windows
3 8 (16.00%) Android
3 8 (16.00%) Mac OS
4 4 (8.00%) UNIX
5 3 (6.00%) Debian
5 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.00%) CentOS
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) TDD
2 22 (44.00%) BDD
3 19 (38.00%) MVC
4 18 (36.00%) Web Application Development
5 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.00%) Change Control
8 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 5 (10.00%) DevOps
10 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
12 2 (4.00%) Automation Testing
12 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
13 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 22 (44.00%) Python
3 17 (34.00%) Perl
4 12 (24.00%) C++
4 12 (24.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (16.00%) Groovy
5 8 (16.00%) Embedded C
5 8 (16.00%) Embedded C++
5 8 (16.00%) C
6 7 (14.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) VB
7 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (12.00%) Java
7 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
2 8 (16.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
1 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Facebook
3 6 (12.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Lotus
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Google
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