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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 161 145 179
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 98 123 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.40% 1.71% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 3.19% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 99 67
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,309 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
3477 3850 3890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.84% 53.54% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2924 3155 3290
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -11 39 £65,000 +18.18% 9
Bedfordshire +25 32 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Suffolk -5 14 £55,000 +22.22%
Cambridgeshire -35 13 £37,500 -8.53% 2
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 124 (62.63%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (55.05%) .NET
3 108 (54.55%) C#
4 107 (54.04%) Git (software)
5 106 (53.54%) NoSQL
6 102 (51.52%) SQL Server
7 100 (50.51%) BDD
8 97 (48.99%) TDD
9 94 (47.47%) MVC
10 93 (46.97%) Node.js
11 92 (46.46%) ASP.NET
12 89 (44.95%) WCF
13 88 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 87 (43.94%) Web Application Development
14 87 (43.94%) SQL Server 2014
14 87 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 87 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 87 (43.94%) RESTful
15 62 (31.31%) .NET Framework
16 57 (28.79%) Entity Framework
17 48 (24.24%) Python
18 47 (23.74%) Enterprise Software
19 45 (22.73%) Facebook
20 44 (22.22%) Windows
21 43 (21.72%) OO
22 41 (20.71%) Java
22 41 (20.71%) Opscode Chef
23 40 (20.20%) DevOps
24 39 (19.70%) JavaScript
25 38 (19.19%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 93 (46.97%) Node.js
2 5 (2.53%) Apache
2 5 (2.53%) JBoss
3 4 (2.02%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.52%) CMS
5 2 (1.01%) IIS
5 2 (1.01%) nginx
5 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.01%) WordPress
6 1 (0.51%) Drupal
6 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Magento
2 2 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.58%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.52%) PaaS
6 2 (1.01%) GitHub
6 2 (1.01%) IaaS
7 1 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.05%) HTTP
2 7 (3.54%) SSL
3 4 (2.02%) DNS
3 4 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.01%) Firewall
5 1 (0.51%) DHCP
5 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (53.54%) NoSQL
2 102 (51.52%) SQL Server
3 87 (43.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 16 (8.08%) MySQL
6 13 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.53%) RavenDB
8 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.52%) Big Data
9 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.01%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.51%) DB2
11 1 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 107 (54.04%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.12%) Selenium
3 21 (10.61%) Jenkins
4 15 (7.58%) Subversion
5 14 (7.07%) Cucumber
6 10 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.04%) HP UFT
8 7 (3.54%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.54%) JMeter
8 7 (3.54%) LoadRunner
9 6 (3.03%) JIRA
10 5 (2.53%) SpecFlow
11 4 (2.02%) Ant
11 4 (2.02%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.02%) MSBuild
11 4 (2.02%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.02%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.52%) Hudson
12 3 (1.52%) RSpec
13 2 (1.01%) Selenium IDE
General
1 25 (12.63%) Games
2 20 (10.10%) Advertising
3 6 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (1.01%) Electronics
4 2 (1.01%) Finance
4 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.01%) Marketing
4 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (60.10%) Developer
2 90 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 35 (17.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 33 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 31 (15.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 25 (12.63%) Social Media Developer
9 13 (6.57%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (6.57%) Test Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) AWS Developer
10 11 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) QA Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (5.05%) Junior .NET Developer
11 10 (5.05%) Junior C# Developer
11 10 (5.05%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (55.05%) .NET
2 92 (46.46%) ASP.NET
3 89 (44.95%) WCF
4 88 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 87 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 87 (43.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 87 (43.94%) RESTful
6 62 (31.31%) .NET Framework
7 57 (28.79%) Entity Framework
8 32 (16.16%) HTML
9 17 (8.59%) Web Services
10 16 (8.08%) AngularJS
10 16 (8.08%) Ruby on Rails
11 15 (7.58%) CSS
11 15 (7.58%) jQuery
11 15 (7.58%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (5.56%) XML
13 10 (5.05%) JSON
14 6 (3.03%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.74%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (12.63%) BBC
2 25 (12.63%) Social Media
3 14 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.04%) User Experience
6 7 (3.54%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.54%) Blog
7 4 (2.02%) Replication
8 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.01%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.22%) Windows
2 36 (18.18%) Linux
3 9 (4.55%) Android
3 9 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.04%) Unix
5 7 (3.54%) CentOS
5 7 (3.54%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.53%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.01%) CoreOS
8 2 (1.01%) Debian
8 2 (1.01%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.01%) OpenBSD
9 1 (0.51%) AIX
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (62.63%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (50.51%) BDD
3 97 (48.99%) TDD
4 94 (47.47%) MVC
5 87 (43.94%) Web Application Development
6 43 (21.72%) OO
7 40 (20.20%) DevOps
8 36 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (13.13%) Configuration Management
10 23 (11.62%) Scrum
11 18 (9.09%) Automated Testing
11 18 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 15 (7.58%) High Availability
12 15 (7.58%) Test Automation
13 13 (6.57%) E-Commerce
13 13 (6.57%) Open Source
14 12 (6.06%) Build Automation
14 12 (6.06%) OOP
15 11 (5.56%) Functional Testing
15 11 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 108 (54.55%) C#
2 48 (24.24%) Python
3 41 (20.71%) Java
4 39 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 38 (19.19%) Bash Shell
6 27 (13.64%) SQL
7 22 (11.11%) Perl
8 19 (9.60%) PowerShell
9 15 (7.58%) PHP
10 6 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.52%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.52%) C++
11 3 (1.52%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (13.64%) Degree
2 12 (6.06%) AWS Certification
3 7 (3.54%) ISEB
3 7 (3.54%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.02%) LPIC
4 4 (2.02%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.08%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.02%) Docker
1 4 (2.02%) iptables
1 4 (2.02%) KVM
1 4 (2.02%) Postfix
1 4 (2.02%) Xen
2 2 (1.01%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 41 (20.71%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (16.16%) Puppet
3 7 (3.54%) Ansible
4 4 (2.02%) HAProxy
5 3 (1.52%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.01%) SCCM
7 1 (0.51%) logstash
7 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 45 (22.73%) Facebook
2 33 (16.67%) Google
3 30 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 25 (12.63%) Apple
4 25 (12.63%) Sony
4 25 (12.63%) Yahoo!
5 4 (2.02%) Oracle
5 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.02%) Sun
6 3 (1.52%) SAP
7 2 (1.01%) Splunk
8 1 (0.51%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.51%) hybris
8 1 (0.51%) IBM
8 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.51%) SaltStack
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
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