The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 113 152 161
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 61 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.68% 0.65% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 1.24% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 57 17 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Ruby
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1951 1693 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.58% 52.40% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1484 1513
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Nottinghamshire +15 16 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Leicestershire +13 15 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Northamptonshire - 15 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire 0 13 £37,500 - 1
Lincolnshire +1 1 £29,000 -22.66%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (72.29%) C#
2 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (49.40%) BDD
4 40 (48.19%) TDD
5 37 (44.58%) NoSQL
6 35 (42.17%) MVC
6 35 (42.17%) .NET
6 35 (42.17%) SQL Server
6 35 (42.17%) ASP.NET
6 35 (42.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (40.96%) Git (software)
7 34 (40.96%) RESTful
7 34 (40.96%) Node.js
7 34 (40.96%) Web Application Development
7 34 (40.96%) Python
7 34 (40.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (28.92%) Linux
9 23 (27.71%) WCF
10 21 (25.30%) Bash Shell
10 21 (25.30%) Perl
11 19 (22.89%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (21.69%) Java
13 16 (19.28%) C++
13 16 (19.28%) VB
14 14 (16.87%) MySQL
15 12 (14.46%) VB.NET
15 12 (14.46%) Windows
16 11 (13.25%) Internet
16 11 (13.25%) PHP
16 11 (13.25%) SQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (40.96%) Node.js
2 9 (10.84%) nginx
3 5 (6.02%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.20%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) Internet
2 9 (10.84%) Network Security
3 3 (3.61%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (44.58%) NoSQL
2 35 (42.17%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.87%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (40.96%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.84%) WebDriver
2 9 (10.84%) Selenium
3 7 (8.43%) Ranorex
4 3 (3.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.41%) Sahi
5 2 (2.41%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.41%) WATIR
5 2 (2.41%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.20%) JIRA
6 1 (1.20%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Advertising
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Developer
2 34 (40.96%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Tester
4 13 (15.66%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (15.66%) Administrator
5 11 (13.25%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Automation Tester
8 6 (7.23%) Release Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (6.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.61%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) QA Tester
10 3 (3.61%) Applications Packager
10 3 (3.61%) Software Packager
11 2 (2.41%) Software Tester
11 2 (2.41%) DevOps Administrator
11 2 (2.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.17%) .NET
1 35 (42.17%) ASP.NET
1 35 (42.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 34 (40.96%) RESTful
2 34 (40.96%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (27.71%) WCF
4 8 (9.64%) Gherkin
5 6 (7.23%) Application Packaging
5 6 (7.23%) Software Packaging
6 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (3.61%) HTML
7 3 (3.61%) LAMP
8 2 (2.41%) Lucene
8 2 (2.41%) XML
8 2 (2.41%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.20%) jQuery
9 1 (1.20%) Ajax
9 1 (1.20%) CSS
9 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.41%) User Experience
2 2 (2.41%) Open Source
3 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.92%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Windows
3 9 (10.84%) Android
3 9 (10.84%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.82%) UNIX
5 3 (3.61%) CentOS
6 2 (2.41%) Debian
6 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (49.40%) BDD
3 40 (48.19%) TDD
4 35 (42.17%) MVC
5 34 (40.96%) Web Application Development
6 19 (22.89%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (12.05%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.84%) Multithreading
8 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.64%) DevOps
10 7 (8.43%) Software Testing
10 7 (8.43%) Regression Testing
11 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.23%) Change Control
12 5 (6.02%) Automated Testing
12 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
13 4 (4.82%) Automation Testing
14 3 (3.61%) Software Architecture
15 2 (2.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (72.29%) C#
2 34 (40.96%) Python
3 21 (25.30%) Bash Shell
3 21 (25.30%) Perl
4 18 (21.69%) Java
5 16 (19.28%) C++
5 16 (19.28%) VB
6 12 (14.46%) VB.NET
7 11 (13.25%) PHP
7 11 (13.25%) SQL
8 9 (10.84%) C
8 9 (10.84%) Embedded C
8 9 (10.84%) Embedded C++
8 9 (10.84%) Groovy
9 6 (7.23%) PowerShell
9 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.41%) F#
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.23%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.61%) ISEB
3 3 (3.61%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) QA
2 9 (10.84%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Puppet
2 7 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.61%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Remedy
3 4 (4.82%) Facebook
4 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.41%) Percona
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle
6 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
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