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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 142 172 194
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 117 63 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.51% 0.93% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.90% 1.63% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 103 51 80
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4032 3866 5130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.96% 56.87% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3276 4511
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 December 2014.

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 December 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
Cambridgeshire +11 53 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Hertfordshire +21 44 £63,750 +34.21% 5
Suffolk - 9 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire 0 4 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Norfolk - 4 £32,500 - 1
Essex -19 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 136 (52.51%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (45.95%) C#
3 104 (40.15%) JavaScript
4 100 (38.61%) BDD
5 87 (33.59%) Java
6 84 (32.43%) HTML
7 83 (32.05%) SQL Server
8 81 (31.27%) .NET
9 80 (30.89%) MVC
9 80 (30.89%) TDD
10 76 (29.34%) OO
10 76 (29.34%) Python
11 75 (28.96%) Ruby on Rails
11 75 (28.96%) NoSQL
12 72 (27.80%) ASP.NET
12 72 (27.80%) Open Source
13 70 (27.03%) Git (software)
13 70 (27.03%) Node.js
14 68 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 64 (24.71%) RESTful
16 58 (22.39%) SQL
16 58 (22.39%) CSS
16 58 (22.39%) Linux
17 57 (22.01%) jQuery
18 56 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
19 53 (20.46%) Web Services
20 50 (19.31%) WCF
21 48 (18.53%) Scrum
22 46 (17.76%) PHP
22 46 (17.76%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 70 (27.03%) Node.js
2 16 (6.18%) NServiceBus
3 9 (3.47%) Apache
3 9 (3.47%) CMS
4 7 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.93%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.93%) Drupal
6 4 (1.54%) WordPress
6 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.54%) SAS
7 3 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.16%) JBoss
7 3 (1.16%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.77%) IIS
9 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (1.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.54%) SPSS
3 3 (1.16%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.54%) SaaS
6 3 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.16%) GitHub
7 1 (0.39%) IaaS
7 1 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.42%) Internet
2 11 (4.25%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.25%) Wireless
2 11 (4.25%) DNS
3 6 (2.32%) HTTP
4 5 (1.93%) DHCP
4 5 (1.93%) SAN
4 5 (1.93%) Firewall
5 4 (1.54%) LTE
5 4 (1.54%) 3G
6 3 (1.16%) VPN
6 3 (1.16%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.77%) 4G
7 2 (0.77%) Multicast
7 2 (0.77%) DVB
7 2 (0.77%) SSH
7 2 (0.77%) LAN
7 2 (0.77%) WAN
7 2 (0.77%) SSL
8 1 (0.39%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 75 (28.96%) NoSQL
3 46 (17.76%) MySQL
4 34 (13.13%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (12.74%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.93%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.54%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.54%) Big Data
10 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.77%) DB2
11 2 (0.77%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.77%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.77%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.39%) DbVisualizer
12 1 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 70 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 42 (16.22%) SpecFlow
2 42 (16.22%) NUnit
3 41 (15.83%) Selenium
4 38 (14.67%) Cucumber
5 36 (13.90%) WATIR
6 33 (12.74%) Jenkins
7 30 (11.58%) JIRA
8 28 (10.81%) JUnit
9 27 (10.42%) TeamCity
10 25 (9.65%) Calabash
11 24 (9.27%) JBehave
12 22 (8.49%) Jasmine
13 16 (6.18%) NSubstitute
13 16 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (6.18%) Rhino Mocks
13 16 (6.18%) FinalBuilder
13 16 (6.18%) Log4Net
14 12 (4.63%) WebDriver
15 11 (4.25%) Hudson
General
1 17 (6.56%) Marketing
2 10 (3.86%) Finance
3 7 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.32%) Retail
5 3 (1.16%) Legal
6 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 122 (47.10%) Developer
2 53 (20.46%) Web Developer
3 41 (15.83%) .NET Developer
4 25 (9.65%) Test Engineer
5 24 (9.27%) Software Engineer
5 24 (9.27%) Analyst
6 15 (5.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (5.02%) Automation Engineer
7 13 (5.02%) Business Analyst
7 13 (5.02%) Software Test Engineer
8 12 (4.63%) Senior Test Engineer
9 11 (4.25%) Software Developer
10 10 (3.86%) Test Analyst
11 9 (3.47%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.47%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 9 (3.47%) Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (3.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 6 (2.32%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (2.32%) Senior Developer
14 5 (1.93%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (32.43%) HTML
2 81 (31.27%) .NET
3 75 (28.96%) Ruby on Rails
4 72 (27.80%) ASP.NET
5 68 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 64 (24.71%) RESTful
7 58 (22.39%) CSS
8 57 (22.01%) jQuery
9 56 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 53 (20.46%) Web Services
11 50 (19.31%) WCF
12 39 (15.06%) XML
13 32 (12.36%) HTML5
14 24 (9.27%) Gherkin
15 18 (6.95%) Django
16 16 (6.18%) COM
16 16 (6.18%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (6.18%) Castle Windsor
17 10 (3.86%) JSON
18 8 (3.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 72 (27.80%) Open Source
2 34 (13.13%) Computer Science
3 29 (11.20%) Social Media
3 29 (11.20%) BBC
4 27 (10.42%) User Experience
5 24 (9.27%) Algorithms
6 12 (4.63%) Informatics
7 10 (3.86%) Internet of Things
8 6 (2.32%) Blog
8 6 (2.32%) LIMS
9 5 (1.93%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.93%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.93%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.54%) Economics
10 4 (1.54%) Statistics
10 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.16%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (1.16%) Physics
11 3 (1.16%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 58 (22.39%) Linux
2 35 (13.51%) Windows
3 11 (4.25%) UNIX
4 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.77%) Android
4 2 (0.77%) CentOS
4 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.39%) OpenWrt
5 1 (0.39%) Tizen
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.39%) AIX
5 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (52.51%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (38.61%) BDD
3 80 (30.89%) TDD
3 80 (30.89%) MVC
4 76 (29.34%) OO
5 48 (18.53%) Scrum
6 40 (15.44%) Web Application Development
7 38 (14.67%) Test Scripting
8 26 (10.04%) Test Automation
8 26 (10.04%) Software Testing
8 26 (10.04%) Automated Testing
8 26 (10.04%) Software Engineering
8 26 (10.04%) E-Commerce
8 26 (10.04%) DevOps
9 23 (8.88%) Project Management
10 22 (8.49%) Web Development
11 20 (7.72%) OOP
12 17 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.41%) Product Management
14 11 (4.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 119 (45.95%) C#
2 104 (40.15%) JavaScript
3 87 (33.59%) Java
4 76 (29.34%) Python
5 58 (22.39%) SQL
6 46 (17.76%) PHP
7 36 (13.90%) Perl
8 27 (10.42%) PowerShell
9 20 (7.72%) C++
10 18 (6.95%) C
11 13 (5.02%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.93%) F#
12 5 (1.93%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.54%) R
14 3 (1.16%) Clojure
14 3 (1.16%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.77%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 1 (0.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (11.58%) Degree
2 5 (1.93%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.16%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.16%) PhD
4 3 (1.16%) ISEB
5 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.77%) HND
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.54%) Varnish
2 3 (1.16%) Firmware
3 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.39%) Docker
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (10.04%) Puppet
2 20 (7.72%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (6.18%) logstash
4 8 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.16%) Ansible
6 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 37 (14.29%) Google
2 30 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 29 (11.20%) Apple
3 29 (11.20%) Sony
3 29 (11.20%) Yahoo!
3 29 (11.20%) Facebook
4 7 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.93%) Oracle
5 5 (1.93%) HP
6 4 (1.54%) MKS
6 4 (1.54%) Perforce
6 4 (1.54%) IBM
7 3 (1.16%) Zend
8 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.77%) VMware
9 1 (0.39%) EMC
9 1 (0.39%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.39%) Tableau
9 1 (0.39%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.39%) Talend
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £37845 - £48147 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
WCMC
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum depending on skills and competencies
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 24 days ago