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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 109 183 157
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 53 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.67% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 53 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1629 2039 1733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.24% 56.59% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1747 1591
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
Northamptonshire +12 19 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 17 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 12 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +18 5 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 87 (79.09%) C#
2 84 (76.36%) TDD
3 78 (70.91%) BDD
4 76 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (68.18%) MVC
5 75 (68.18%) .NET
5 75 (68.18%) ASP.NET
5 75 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 74 (67.27%) Node.js
6 74 (67.27%) SQL Server
7 73 (66.36%) NoSQL
7 73 (66.36%) RESTful
7 73 (66.36%) Web Application Development
7 73 (66.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 73 (66.36%) Git (software)
8 50 (45.45%) WCF
9 31 (28.18%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (23.64%) VB
11 24 (21.82%) VB.NET
12 23 (20.91%) Internet
13 20 (18.18%) Java
14 19 (17.27%) .NET Framework
14 19 (17.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 18 (16.36%) Linux
15 18 (16.36%) Python
16 15 (13.64%) Bash Shell
17 12 (10.91%) PHP
17 12 (10.91%) MySQL
18 11 (10.00%) Perl
19 9 (8.18%) nginx

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 74 (67.27%) Node.js
2 9 (8.18%) nginx
3 3 (2.73%) Apache
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.91%) IIS
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) Internet
2 5 (4.55%) Network Security
3 4 (3.64%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (67.27%) SQL Server
2 73 (66.36%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 73 (66.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.64%) Selenium
3 4 (3.64%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.73%) Ranorex
5 2 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.91%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 7 (6.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Retail
3 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.82%) Automotive
3 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (76.36%) Developer
2 73 (66.36%) .NET Developer
3 11 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (10.00%) Administrator
4 8 (7.27%) Tester
5 6 (5.45%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (3.64%) Technical Tester
8 3 (2.73%) Automation Tester
9 2 (1.82%) Support Engineer
9 2 (1.82%) Web Developer
9 2 (1.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (1.82%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (68.18%) .NET
1 75 (68.18%) ASP.NET
1 75 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 73 (66.36%) RESTful
2 73 (66.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 50 (45.45%) WCF
4 19 (17.27%) .NET Framework
4 19 (17.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (8.18%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (3.64%) jQuery
6 4 (3.64%) Gherkin
7 3 (2.73%) HTML
7 3 (2.73%) CSS
7 3 (2.73%) LAMP
8 2 (1.82%) Ajax
9 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.91%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.91%) Web Services
9 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.82%) EPoS
1 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (1.82%) User Experience
1 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.36%) Linux
2 8 (7.27%) Windows
3 5 (4.55%) Mac OS
3 5 (4.55%) Android
4 2 (1.82%) UNIX
4 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.91%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (76.36%) TDD
2 78 (70.91%) BDD
3 76 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (68.18%) MVC
5 73 (66.36%) Web Application Development
6 31 (28.18%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.27%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.36%) Scrum
9 6 (5.45%) Pair Programming
9 6 (5.45%) Refactoring
9 6 (5.45%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.45%) DevOps
9 6 (5.45%) User Stories
10 5 (4.55%) Multithreading
10 5 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.64%) Web Development
12 3 (2.73%) Software Testing
12 3 (2.73%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.73%) Regression Testing
13 2 (1.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 87 (79.09%) C#
2 26 (23.64%) VB
3 24 (21.82%) VB.NET
4 20 (18.18%) Java
5 18 (16.36%) Python
6 15 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 12 (10.91%) PHP
8 11 (10.00%) Perl
9 8 (7.27%) C++
10 5 (4.55%) Groovy
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.55%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.55%) C
11 4 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.73%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.82%) ISEB
3 2 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) JTAG
2 3 (2.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) Puppet
2 5 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.73%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.82%) Percona
4 1 (0.91%) Cognizant
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Mansfield
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Explore Group
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago