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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 149 133 184
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +51
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 121 146 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 1.81% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 3.31% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 120 120 71
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,957 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
3984 4405 4485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.35% 54.50% 57.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3455 3765 3995
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 6 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 6 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 -30 45 £45,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +2 36 £47,500 -20.83% 8
Suffolk +26 30 £35,000 -7.89%
Bedfordshire +10 9 £50,000 -33.33%
Essex -11 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 153 (60.24%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (50.79%) Git (software)
3 105 (41.34%) C#
4 104 (40.94%) JavaScript
5 101 (39.76%) HTML
6 98 (38.58%) MVC
7 94 (37.01%) TDD
8 90 (35.43%) Java
9 88 (34.65%) Python
10 82 (32.28%) CSS
11 80 (31.50%) jQuery
12 79 (31.10%) NoSQL
13 77 (30.31%) .NET
14 73 (28.74%) BDD
15 69 (27.17%) OO
16 66 (25.98%) SQL Server
17 62 (24.41%) PHP
17 62 (24.41%) ASP.NET
17 62 (24.41%) ASP.NET MVC
17 62 (24.41%) ASP.NET Web API
18 61 (24.02%) WCF
18 61 (24.02%) Ruby on Rails
19 60 (23.62%) Node.js
20 57 (22.44%) RESTful
21 55 (21.65%) HTML5
22 52 (20.47%) Open Source
23 51 (20.08%) Web Application Development
24 50 (19.69%) Scrum
25 47 (18.50%) MySQL
26 44 (17.32%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 60 (23.62%) Node.js
2 23 (9.06%) JBoss
3 22 (8.66%) WebLogic
3 22 (8.66%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.33%) NServiceBus
5 9 (3.54%) Apache
6 8 (3.15%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.76%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.36%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.79%) nginx
9 2 (0.79%) Drupal
9 2 (0.79%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.79%) IIS
9 2 (0.79%) SAS
10 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.39%) CMS
10 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Photoshop
1 7 (2.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.79%) CPLEX
2 2 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.79%) PaaS
6 2 (0.79%) Heroku
6 2 (0.79%) IaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.51%) Internet
2 5 (1.97%) Wireless
3 4 (1.57%) SSL
4 3 (1.18%) HTTP
5 2 (0.79%) Firewall
6 1 (0.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (31.10%) NoSQL
2 66 (25.98%) SQL Server
3 47 (18.50%) MySQL
4 41 (16.14%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (10.24%) MongoDB
6 21 (8.27%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.97%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.97%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.97%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.18%) Big Data
10 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.39%) DB2
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 129 (50.79%) Git (software)
2 42 (16.54%) Selenium
3 32 (12.60%) JIRA
4 23 (9.06%) JUnit
5 21 (8.27%) Ant
6 20 (7.87%) Jenkins
7 19 (7.48%) Cucumber
8 18 (7.09%) Subversion
9 14 (5.51%) NUnit
9 14 (5.51%) RSpec
10 13 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (4.72%) SpecFlow
12 11 (4.33%) Jasmine
12 11 (4.33%) FinalBuilder
12 11 (4.33%) Rhino Mocks
12 11 (4.33%) NSubstitute
12 11 (4.33%) TeamCity
12 11 (4.33%) Log4Net
13 6 (2.36%) TestNG
13 6 (2.36%) Mockito
General
1 28 (11.02%) Games
2 23 (9.06%) Marketing
3 11 (4.33%) Advertising
4 9 (3.54%) Finance
5 7 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.36%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.97%) Electronics
8 4 (1.57%) Retail
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 207 (81.50%) Developer
2 51 (20.08%) .NET Developer
3 37 (14.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 33 (12.99%) Web Developer
5 31 (12.20%) Software Engineer
6 24 (9.45%) Senior Developer
7 22 (8.66%) Software Developer
8 21 (8.27%) Java Developer
9 20 (7.87%) Java Software Engineer
10 17 (6.69%) Ruby Developer
10 17 (6.69%) Front-End Developer
11 12 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (4.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 10 (3.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 9 (3.54%) Test Engineer
14 9 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
15 7 (2.76%) Software Test Engineer
15 7 (2.76%) Senior Software Developer
16 6 (2.36%) Tester
16 6 (2.36%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (39.76%) HTML
2 82 (32.28%) CSS
3 80 (31.50%) jQuery
4 77 (30.31%) .NET
5 62 (24.41%) ASP.NET
5 62 (24.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 62 (24.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 61 (24.02%) WCF
6 61 (24.02%) Ruby on Rails
7 57 (22.44%) RESTful
8 55 (21.65%) HTML5
9 30 (11.81%) CSS3
9 30 (11.81%) Web Services
10 28 (11.02%) XML
11 26 (10.24%) JSON
12 22 (8.66%) .NET Framework
13 21 (8.27%) RabbitMQ
13 21 (8.27%) Entity Framework
13 21 (8.27%) AngularJS
14 20 (7.87%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.24%) Social Media
2 26 (10.24%) BBC
3 24 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (9.45%) Algorithms
4 16 (6.30%) Blog
5 14 (5.51%) User Experience
6 12 (4.72%) LIMS
7 11 (4.33%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.94%) Mathematics
8 10 (3.94%) Informatics
9 9 (3.54%) Robotics
9 9 (3.54%) Physics
10 8 (3.15%) Online Games
11 7 (2.76%) Smartphone
11 7 (2.76%) Statistics
11 7 (2.76%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (2.76%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.97%) DTV
12 5 (1.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.32%) Linux
2 28 (11.02%) Windows
3 10 (3.94%) Mac OS X
4 8 (3.15%) UNIX
5 6 (2.36%) Android
5 6 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.57%) CentOS
6 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.18%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.79%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (60.24%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (38.58%) MVC
3 94 (37.01%) TDD
4 73 (28.74%) BDD
5 69 (27.17%) OO
6 52 (20.47%) Open Source
7 51 (20.08%) Web Application Development
8 50 (19.69%) Scrum
9 41 (16.14%) Web Development
10 39 (15.35%) OOP
10 39 (15.35%) SOA
11 32 (12.60%) Mentoring
12 25 (9.84%) Software Engineering
13 23 (9.06%) Mobile Development
14 20 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (7.09%) E-Commerce
16 17 (6.69%) DevOps
17 16 (6.30%) Coaching
18 12 (4.72%) SDLC
18 12 (4.72%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 105 (41.34%) C#
2 104 (40.94%) JavaScript
3 90 (35.43%) Java
4 88 (34.65%) Python
5 62 (24.41%) PHP
6 44 (17.32%) SQL
7 34 (13.39%) Perl
8 32 (12.60%) C++
9 25 (9.84%) Go
10 19 (7.48%) PowerShell
10 19 (7.48%) Bash Shell
11 12 (4.72%) C
12 7 (2.76%) R
13 5 (1.97%) Haskell
14 3 (1.18%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.79%) XAML
15 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.79%) Clojure
16 1 (0.39%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 36 (14.17%) Degree
2 4 (1.57%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.79%) LPIC
4 2 (0.79%) PhD
4 2 (0.79%) RHCE
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.30%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.76%) Xen
1 7 (2.76%) KVM
2 6 (2.36%) Docker
3 5 (1.97%) LXC
3 5 (1.97%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 4 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.79%) Postfix
5 2 (0.79%) iptables
6 1 (0.39%) Varnish
6 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (6.30%) Puppet
3 11 (4.33%) logstash
4 5 (1.97%) Mesos
5 2 (0.79%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.39%) Ansible
6 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 37 (14.57%) Facebook
2 36 (14.17%) Google
3 26 (10.24%) Apple
3 26 (10.24%) Sony
3 26 (10.24%) Yahoo!
4 21 (8.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.36%) Tableau
6 5 (1.97%) Pegasus
6 5 (1.97%) SAP
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle
7 4 (1.57%) VMware
8 3 (1.18%) IBM
8 3 (1.18%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.39%) Motorola
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco
10 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.39%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.39%) Zend
10 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
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