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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 128 148 167
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 54 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.43% 0.70% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 1.33% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 11
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
2010 1723 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.25% 52.74% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1736 1521 1575
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 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 14 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Derbyshire 0 14 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire +10 13 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Northamptonshire -4 12 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 53 (71.62%) C#
2 34 (45.95%) BDD
3 33 (44.59%) TDD
4 32 (43.24%) Python
5 31 (41.89%) NoSQL
6 28 (37.84%) MVC
6 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
6 28 (37.84%) .NET
6 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET
6 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (36.49%) Git (software)
7 27 (36.49%) RESTful
7 27 (36.49%) Node.js
7 27 (36.49%) Web Application Development
7 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (31.08%) Perl
9 22 (29.73%) Linux
10 20 (27.03%) Bash Shell
11 18 (24.32%) WCF
12 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (21.62%) C++
13 15 (20.27%) Java
14 13 (17.57%) VB
14 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (16.22%) QA
16 11 (14.86%) MySQL
16 11 (14.86%) Windows
16 11 (14.86%) Puppet
17 10 (13.51%) Finance
17 10 (13.51%) SQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (36.49%) Node.js
2 6 (8.11%) nginx
3 5 (6.76%) Apache
4 4 (5.41%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Network Security
1 9 (12.16%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) IPv6
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.89%) NoSQL
2 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
3 11 (14.86%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.16%) WebDriver
2 9 (12.16%) Selenium
3 7 (9.46%) Ranorex
4 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.05%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.70%) Sahi
5 2 (2.70%) WATIR
5 2 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.35%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Advertising
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (39.19%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Tester
4 11 (14.86%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (13.51%) Administrator
6 9 (12.16%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) Automation Tester
8 6 (8.11%) Release Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.05%) Applications Packager
10 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) QA Tester
10 3 (4.05%) Software Packager
11 2 (2.70%) Technical Tester
11 2 (2.70%) QA Engineer
11 2 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) .NET
1 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET
1 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
2 27 (36.49%) RESTful
2 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (24.32%) WCF
4 8 (10.81%) Gherkin
5 6 (8.11%) Application Packaging
5 6 (8.11%) Software Packaging
6 5 (6.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (6.76%) HTML
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.41%) Lucene
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.35%) LAMP
9 1 (1.35%) CSS
9 1 (1.35%) Web Services
9 1 (1.35%) XML
9 1 (1.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (6.76%) Open Source
2 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
2 11 (14.86%) Windows
3 9 (12.16%) Mac OS
3 9 (12.16%) Android
4 6 (8.11%) UNIX
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.05%) Debian
6 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.05%) CentOS
7 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) BDD
2 33 (44.59%) TDD
3 28 (37.84%) MVC
4 27 (36.49%) Web Application Development
5 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (13.51%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.16%) Multithreading
8 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
8 9 (12.16%) DevOps
9 7 (9.46%) Regression Testing
9 7 (9.46%) Software Testing
9 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.11%) Change Control
11 5 (6.76%) Automated Testing
12 4 (5.41%) Automation Testing
13 3 (4.05%) Software Architecture
14 2 (2.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 53 (71.62%) C#
2 32 (43.24%) Python
3 23 (31.08%) Perl
4 20 (27.03%) Bash Shell
5 16 (21.62%) C++
6 15 (20.27%) Java
7 13 (17.57%) VB
8 10 (13.51%) SQL
9 9 (12.16%) Groovy
9 9 (12.16%) Embedded C
9 9 (12.16%) Embedded C++
9 9 (12.16%) C
9 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
10 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
10 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
10 6 (8.11%) PHP
10 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.70%) F#
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.05%) ISEB
3 3 (4.05%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) QA
2 9 (12.16%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) Puppet
2 9 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.70%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Remedy
3 5 (6.76%) Facebook
4 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) Percona
5 1 (1.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) Lotus
5 1 (1.35%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) Google
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