The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 141 153 196
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +43
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 127 134 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.68% 1.56% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.12% 2.68% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 116 101 74
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4075 4998 4840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.87% 58.04% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 4220 4310
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Ruby
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Ruby Salary Trend in the East of England

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the East of England

Ruby
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hertfordshire +29 53 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 39 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Bedfordshire - 17 £50,000 - 4
Suffolk +22 15 £35,000 +16.66%
Essex -29 2 £52,500 +90.90% 2
Norfolk -6 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 135 (54.88%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (43.50%) Git (software)
3 105 (42.68%) JavaScript
4 103 (41.87%) HTML
5 89 (36.18%) C#
6 86 (34.96%) Java
7 85 (34.55%) TDD
8 83 (33.74%) CSS
9 80 (32.52%) MVC
9 80 (32.52%) jQuery
10 77 (31.30%) OO
11 76 (30.89%) Python
12 75 (30.49%) BDD
13 71 (28.86%) .NET
13 71 (28.86%) Ruby on Rails
14 70 (28.46%) NoSQL
15 66 (26.83%) Node.js
16 63 (25.61%) SQL Server
17 62 (25.20%) PHP
18 60 (24.39%) SQL
19 57 (23.17%) Open Source
20 56 (22.76%) HTML5
21 54 (21.95%) ASP.NET
22 52 (21.14%) RESTful
23 50 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
23 50 (20.33%) ASP.NET Web API
24 48 (19.51%) MySQL
25 47 (19.11%) WCF
26 45 (18.29%) Linux
27 42 (17.07%) Selenium

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 66 (26.83%) Node.js
2 19 (7.72%) WebLogic
2 19 (7.72%) JBoss
2 19 (7.72%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.47%) Apache
3 11 (4.47%) OpenStack
4 10 (4.07%) NServiceBus
5 5 (2.03%) SAS
5 5 (2.03%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.03%) Drupal
6 4 (1.63%) WordPress
6 4 (1.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.81%) IIS
7 2 (0.81%) nginx
7 2 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.44%) Photoshop
1 6 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.03%) CPLEX
2 5 (2.03%) SPSS
3 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.22%) GitHub
7 3 (1.22%) SaaS
8 2 (0.81%) PaaS
8 2 (0.81%) Heroku
8 2 (0.81%) IaaS
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.54%) Internet
2 6 (2.44%) Wireless
3 5 (2.03%) SSL
3 5 (2.03%) HTTP
4 3 (1.22%) DNS
5 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) SNMP
6 1 (0.41%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (28.46%) NoSQL
2 63 (25.61%) SQL Server
3 48 (19.51%) MySQL
4 32 (13.01%) MongoDB
5 29 (11.79%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (9.76%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.25%) Neo4j
9 6 (2.44%) Big Data
9 6 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.03%) MariaDB
10 5 (2.03%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.03%) CouchDB
10 5 (2.03%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.63%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.22%) RavenDB
13 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 107 (43.50%) Git (software)
2 42 (17.07%) Selenium
3 27 (10.98%) JIRA
4 26 (10.57%) JUnit
4 26 (10.57%) Cucumber
5 24 (9.76%) NUnit
6 20 (8.13%) SpecFlow
7 18 (7.32%) Ant
8 17 (6.91%) TeamCity
9 15 (6.10%) Jenkins
9 15 (6.10%) Subversion
10 13 (5.28%) Jasmine
11 12 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (4.47%) RSpec
13 10 (4.07%) Log4Net
13 10 (4.07%) Rhino Mocks
13 10 (4.07%) FinalBuilder
13 10 (4.07%) NSubstitute
14 9 (3.66%) Calabash
14 9 (3.66%) JBehave
General
1 24 (9.76%) Marketing
2 12 (4.88%) Games
3 10 (4.07%) Finance
4 7 (2.85%) Retail
5 6 (2.44%) Multimedia
5 6 (2.44%) Advertising
6 5 (2.03%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.22%) Electronics
7 3 (1.22%) Legal
7 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.81%) Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (70.33%) Developer
2 40 (16.26%) .NET Developer
3 36 (14.63%) Web Developer
4 30 (12.20%) Software Engineer
5 27 (10.98%) Senior Developer
5 27 (10.98%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 23 (9.35%) Software Developer
7 19 (7.72%) Front-End Developer
8 17 (6.91%) Ruby Developer
9 16 (6.50%) Test Engineer
10 14 (5.69%) Java Developer
11 13 (5.28%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (5.28%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
12 12 (4.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 11 (4.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 8 (3.25%) Senior Software Developer
15 7 (2.85%) Analyst
15 7 (2.85%) DevOps Engineer
16 5 (2.03%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (41.87%) HTML
2 83 (33.74%) CSS
3 80 (32.52%) jQuery
4 71 (28.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 71 (28.86%) .NET
5 56 (22.76%) HTML5
6 54 (21.95%) ASP.NET
7 52 (21.14%) RESTful
8 50 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (20.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 47 (19.11%) WCF
10 35 (14.23%) Web Services
11 34 (13.82%) XML
12 25 (10.16%) CSS3
13 22 (8.94%) JSON
14 14 (5.69%) AngularJS
15 13 (5.28%) PhoneGap
15 13 (5.28%) REST
16 12 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (4.88%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 57 (23.17%) Open Source
2 33 (13.41%) Computer Science
3 26 (10.57%) Social Media
3 26 (10.57%) BBC
4 22 (8.94%) Algorithms
5 15 (6.10%) User Experience
6 12 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.88%) LIMS
6 12 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.47%) Informatics
7 11 (4.47%) Mathematics
7 11 (4.47%) Physics
8 10 (4.07%) Statistics
8 10 (4.07%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (3.66%) Blog
10 8 (3.25%) Mobile App
10 8 (3.25%) Internet of Things
11 6 (2.44%) Digital Media
11 6 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.29%) Linux
2 23 (9.35%) Windows
3 13 (5.28%) UNIX
4 7 (2.85%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.63%) CentOS
5 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.81%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.81%) Android
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.41%) Tizen
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (54.88%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (34.55%) TDD
3 80 (32.52%) MVC
4 77 (31.30%) OO
5 75 (30.49%) BDD
6 39 (15.85%) Scrum
7 38 (15.45%) Web Application Development
8 37 (15.04%) Web Development
9 31 (12.60%) OOP
10 26 (10.57%) Software Engineering
11 21 (8.54%) E-Commerce
12 19 (7.72%) SOA
12 19 (7.72%) Automated Testing
12 19 (7.72%) Test Scripting
13 16 (6.50%) DevOps
14 15 (6.10%) Mentoring
14 15 (6.10%) Test Automation
15 14 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (5.69%) Mobile Development
16 13 (5.28%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (42.68%) JavaScript
2 89 (36.18%) C#
3 86 (34.96%) Java
4 76 (30.89%) Python
5 62 (25.20%) PHP
6 60 (24.39%) SQL
7 32 (13.01%) Perl
8 26 (10.57%) C++
9 17 (6.91%) PowerShell
10 15 (6.10%) C
11 14 (5.69%) Bash Shell
11 14 (5.69%) Go
12 10 (4.07%) R
13 5 (2.03%) Clojure
13 5 (2.03%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.03%) Haskell
14 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.41%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 30 (12.20%) Degree
2 5 (2.03%) PhD
3 4 (1.63%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.81%) LPIC
5 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.81%) HND
5 2 (0.81%) RHCE
6 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.54%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.85%) KVM
1 7 (2.85%) Xen
2 5 (2.03%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (2.03%) Docker
2 5 (2.03%) LXC
3 4 (1.63%) Varnish
4 2 (0.81%) Postfix
4 2 (0.81%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (6.91%) Puppet
3 10 (4.07%) logstash
4 5 (2.03%) Mesos
5 2 (0.81%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 41 (16.67%) Google
2 32 (13.01%) Facebook
3 26 (10.57%) Sony
3 26 (10.57%) Yahoo!
3 26 (10.57%) Apple
4 18 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.25%) Oracle
6 6 (2.44%) IBM
7 5 (2.03%) Pegasus
8 4 (1.63%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.63%) Zend
9 3 (1.22%) SAP
10 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.41%) HP
11 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.41%) Fujitsu
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