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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 150 148 192
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +44
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 118 132 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.56% 1.64% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 3.14% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 116 117 69
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.68% +10.41%
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
3973 4207 4433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.50% 52.37% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3447 3617 3936
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Cambridgeshire -23 47 £45,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +7 41 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Suffolk +20 24 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Bedfordshire 0 6 £50,000 -33.33%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 149 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (49.59%) Git (software)
3 106 (43.44%) C#
4 93 (38.11%) HTML
5 92 (37.70%) Python
6 91 (37.30%) JavaScript
7 89 (36.48%) MVC
8 87 (35.66%) TDD
9 85 (34.84%) NoSQL
10 82 (33.61%) Java
11 78 (31.97%) CSS
12 73 (29.92%) .NET
12 73 (29.92%) BDD
13 72 (29.51%) jQuery
14 67 (27.46%) SQL Server
15 62 (25.41%) ASP.NET
15 62 (25.41%) WCF
15 62 (25.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 62 (25.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 61 (25.00%) Node.js
17 60 (24.59%) OO
18 57 (23.36%) RESTful
19 55 (22.54%) PHP
19 55 (22.54%) Web Application Development
20 53 (21.72%) Ruby on Rails
21 50 (20.49%) Open Source
22 47 (19.26%) Scrum
22 47 (19.26%) HTML5
23 45 (18.44%) PostgreSQL
24 44 (18.03%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 61 (25.00%) Node.js
2 21 (8.61%) JBoss
3 19 (7.79%) WebLogic
3 19 (7.79%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.69%) Apache
5 8 (3.28%) NServiceBus
6 7 (2.87%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.46%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.46%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.82%) Drupal
8 2 (0.82%) nginx
8 2 (0.82%) IIS
9 1 (0.41%) CMS
9 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (2.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.82%) IaaS
6 2 (0.82%) PaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.33%) Internet
2 5 (2.05%) Wireless
2 5 (2.05%) SSL
3 4 (1.64%) HTTP
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
5 1 (0.41%) SNMP
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (34.84%) NoSQL
2 67 (27.46%) SQL Server
3 45 (18.44%) PostgreSQL
4 42 (17.21%) MySQL
5 27 (11.07%) MongoDB
6 13 (5.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.05%) CouchDB
8 5 (2.05%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.05%) MariaDB
8 5 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.82%) Big Data
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.41%) DB2
10 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 121 (49.59%) Git (software)
2 41 (16.80%) Selenium
3 29 (11.89%) JIRA
4 25 (10.25%) Jenkins
5 22 (9.02%) JUnit
6 21 (8.61%) Ant
7 19 (7.79%) Cucumber
8 16 (6.56%) Subversion
9 14 (5.74%) RSpec
10 11 (4.51%) NUnit
11 9 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (3.28%) NSubstitute
12 8 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (3.28%) FinalBuilder
12 8 (3.28%) SpecFlow
12 8 (3.28%) Jasmine
12 8 (3.28%) TeamCity
12 8 (3.28%) Log4Net
13 6 (2.46%) Mockito
13 6 (2.46%) TestNG
General
1 34 (13.93%) Games
2 22 (9.02%) Marketing
3 11 (4.51%) Advertising
4 7 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.87%) Finance
5 6 (2.46%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.05%) Electronics
6 5 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.64%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 199 (81.56%) Developer
2 55 (22.54%) .NET Developer
3 35 (14.34%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 31 (12.70%) Software Engineer
5 26 (10.66%) Web Developer
6 21 (8.61%) Software Developer
7 20 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 20 (8.20%) Java Developer
8 19 (7.79%) Java Software Engineer
9 16 (6.56%) Front-End Developer
10 12 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) Ruby Developer
11 11 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (4.10%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 9 (3.69%) Test Engineer
14 8 (3.28%) Senior Software Developer
15 7 (2.87%) Software Test Engineer
16 6 (2.46%) Tester
17 5 (2.05%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (38.11%) HTML
2 78 (31.97%) CSS
3 73 (29.92%) .NET
4 72 (29.51%) jQuery
5 62 (25.41%) ASP.NET
5 62 (25.41%) WCF
5 62 (25.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 62 (25.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 57 (23.36%) RESTful
7 53 (21.72%) Ruby on Rails
8 47 (19.26%) HTML5
9 28 (11.48%) Web Services
9 28 (11.48%) XML
9 28 (11.48%) CSS3
10 24 (9.84%) Entity Framework
10 24 (9.84%) JSON
10 24 (9.84%) .NET Framework
11 21 (8.61%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (7.79%) PhoneGap
12 19 (7.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.89%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.66%) Social Media
2 26 (10.66%) BBC
3 25 (10.25%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (9.84%) Algorithms
5 17 (6.97%) Blog
6 13 (5.33%) User Experience
7 11 (4.51%) Online Games
7 11 (4.51%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.69%) Mathematics
9 8 (3.28%) Smartphone
9 8 (3.28%) Informatics
10 7 (2.87%) Physics
11 6 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (2.46%) Robotics
11 6 (2.46%) LIMS
12 5 (2.05%) DTV
12 5 (2.05%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.05%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (2.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.03%) Linux
2 26 (10.66%) Windows
3 11 (4.51%) Mac OS X
4 9 (3.69%) Android
5 8 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.87%) UNIX
7 4 (1.64%) CentOS
7 4 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (36.48%) MVC
3 87 (35.66%) TDD
4 73 (29.92%) BDD
5 60 (24.59%) OO
6 55 (22.54%) Web Application Development
7 50 (20.49%) Open Source
8 47 (19.26%) Scrum
9 42 (17.21%) SOA
10 36 (14.75%) Web Development
11 32 (13.11%) OOP
12 31 (12.70%) Mentoring
13 25 (10.25%) Software Engineering
14 24 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (9.43%) Mobile Development
16 20 (8.20%) DevOps
17 17 (6.97%) Coaching
18 12 (4.92%) Configuration Management
18 12 (4.92%) E-Commerce
19 10 (4.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 106 (43.44%) C#
2 92 (37.70%) Python
3 91 (37.30%) JavaScript
4 82 (33.61%) Java
5 55 (22.54%) PHP
6 34 (13.93%) SQL
6 34 (13.93%) C++
7 30 (12.30%) Perl
8 28 (11.48%) Go
9 23 (9.43%) Bash Shell
10 17 (6.97%) PowerShell
11 15 (6.15%) C
12 5 (2.05%) Haskell
12 5 (2.05%) R
13 3 (1.23%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.82%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.82%) XAML
15 1 (0.41%) Jython
Qualifications
1 31 (12.70%) Degree
2 4 (1.64%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.82%) LPIC
4 2 (0.82%) RHCE
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.87%) Xen
1 7 (2.87%) Docker
1 7 (2.87%) KVM
2 5 (2.05%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (2.05%) LXC
3 4 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.82%) iptables
4 2 (0.82%) Postfix
5 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (11.07%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (7.79%) Puppet
3 8 (3.28%) logstash
4 5 (2.05%) Mesos
5 2 (0.82%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.82%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) SCCM
6 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 37 (15.16%) Google
1 37 (15.16%) Facebook
2 26 (10.66%) Apple
2 26 (10.66%) Sony
2 26 (10.66%) Yahoo!
3 22 (9.02%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.46%) Tableau
5 5 (2.05%) Pegasus
5 5 (2.05%) SAP
6 4 (1.64%) VMware
7 3 (1.23%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle
8 2 (0.82%) Motorola
8 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco
9 1 (0.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.41%) Fujitsu
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