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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 139 146 192
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +46
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 136 145 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.80% 1.71% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 2.99% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 130 109 77
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
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
4034 4852 4682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.40% 57.35% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3443 4111 4182
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -13 51 £45,000 - 13
Hertfordshire +23 44 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Suffolk +27 26 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bedfordshire +27 13 £50,000 - 2
Essex -19 2 £52,500 +90.90%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 150 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (46.54%) Git (software)
3 112 (43.08%) JavaScript
4 107 (41.15%) HTML
5 102 (39.23%) C#
6 95 (36.54%) Java
7 93 (35.77%) TDD
8 92 (35.38%) MVC
9 86 (33.08%) CSS
10 84 (32.31%) jQuery
11 81 (31.15%) NoSQL
12 80 (30.77%) Python
13 77 (29.62%) .NET
14 75 (28.85%) BDD
15 70 (26.92%) OO
16 68 (26.15%) SQL Server
16 68 (26.15%) Ruby on Rails
17 65 (25.00%) Node.js
18 64 (24.62%) PHP
19 60 (23.08%) ASP.NET
20 59 (22.69%) SQL
20 59 (22.69%) ASP.NET Web API
20 59 (22.69%) ASP.NET MVC
21 58 (22.31%) HTML5
22 57 (21.92%) Open Source
23 55 (21.15%) RESTful
23 55 (21.15%) MySQL
24 53 (20.38%) WCF
25 50 (19.23%) Scrum
26 45 (17.31%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 65 (25.00%) Node.js
2 22 (8.46%) WebSphere
2 22 (8.46%) WebLogic
2 22 (8.46%) JBoss
3 11 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.23%) NServiceBus
3 11 (4.23%) OpenStack
4 9 (3.46%) Apache
5 6 (2.31%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.15%) Drupal
6 3 (1.15%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.15%) SAS
7 2 (0.77%) IIS
7 2 (0.77%) nginx
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.69%) Photoshop
1 7 (2.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.15%) CPLEX
2 3 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.23%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.15%) GitHub
7 3 (1.15%) SaaS
8 2 (0.77%) PaaS
8 2 (0.77%) Heroku
8 2 (0.77%) IaaS
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.31%) Internet
2 6 (2.31%) Wireless
3 4 (1.54%) SSL
4 3 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (0.38%) SNMP
5 1 (0.38%) Firewall
5 1 (0.38%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (31.15%) NoSQL
2 68 (26.15%) SQL Server
3 55 (21.15%) MySQL
4 41 (15.77%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (12.69%) MongoDB
6 27 (10.38%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.08%) Neo4j
9 6 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.92%) CouchDB
10 5 (1.92%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.54%) Big Data
11 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.15%) RavenDB
12 3 (1.15%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 121 (46.54%) Git (software)
2 45 (17.31%) Selenium
3 29 (11.15%) JIRA
4 25 (9.62%) JUnit
4 25 (9.62%) Cucumber
5 22 (8.46%) Ant
6 21 (8.08%) NUnit
7 19 (7.31%) Jenkins
8 17 (6.54%) SpecFlow
8 17 (6.54%) Subversion
9 15 (5.77%) TeamCity
10 14 (5.38%) Jasmine
10 14 (5.38%) RSpec
11 13 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (4.23%) Log4Net
12 11 (4.23%) Rhino Mocks
12 11 (4.23%) FinalBuilder
12 11 (4.23%) NSubstitute
13 6 (2.31%) Mockito
13 6 (2.31%) TestNG
General
1 24 (9.23%) Marketing
2 20 (7.69%) Games
3 10 (3.85%) Advertising
4 9 (3.46%) Finance
5 6 (2.31%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.54%) Electronics
7 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.54%) Retail
8 3 (1.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (76.15%) Developer
2 48 (18.46%) .NET Developer
3 38 (14.62%) Web Developer
4 33 (12.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 30 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 27 (10.38%) Senior Developer
7 24 (9.23%) Software Developer
8 17 (6.54%) Java Developer
8 17 (6.54%) Front-End Developer
8 17 (6.54%) Ruby Developer
9 16 (6.15%) Java Software Engineer
10 13 (5.00%) Test Engineer
10 13 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (4.62%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 10 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 10 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
13 9 (3.46%) Senior Software Developer
14 8 (3.08%) Analyst
15 7 (2.69%) DevOps Engineer
16 5 (1.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (41.15%) HTML
2 86 (33.08%) CSS
3 84 (32.31%) jQuery
4 77 (29.62%) .NET
5 68 (26.15%) Ruby on Rails
6 60 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 59 (22.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (22.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 58 (22.31%) HTML5
9 55 (21.15%) RESTful
10 53 (20.38%) WCF
11 30 (11.54%) Web Services
12 29 (11.15%) XML
13 27 (10.38%) CSS3
14 23 (8.85%) JSON
15 18 (6.92%) JSP
16 17 (6.54%) AngularJS
17 16 (6.15%) PhoneGap
17 16 (6.15%) .NET Framework
17 16 (6.15%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.08%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.00%) Social Media
2 26 (10.00%) BBC
3 25 (9.62%) Algorithms
4 21 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (7.69%) User Experience
6 14 (5.38%) Blog
7 12 (4.62%) LIMS
8 11 (4.23%) Management Information System
8 11 (4.23%) Informatics
8 11 (4.23%) Mobile App
9 10 (3.85%) Physics
9 10 (3.85%) Mathematics
10 9 (3.46%) Robotics
11 8 (3.08%) Statistics
11 8 (3.08%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (2.69%) Smartphone
12 7 (2.69%) Visualisation
12 7 (2.69%) Internet of Things
13 5 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.92%) Linux
2 26 (10.00%) Windows
3 13 (5.00%) UNIX
4 8 (3.08%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.54%) Android
5 4 (1.54%) CentOS
5 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.77%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Tizen
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (35.77%) TDD
3 92 (35.38%) MVC
4 75 (28.85%) BDD
5 70 (26.92%) OO
6 57 (21.92%) Open Source
7 50 (19.23%) Scrum
8 45 (17.31%) Web Application Development
9 43 (16.54%) Web Development
10 34 (13.08%) OOP
11 30 (11.54%) SOA
12 25 (9.62%) Software Engineering
12 25 (9.62%) Mentoring
13 19 (7.31%) E-Commerce
13 19 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (6.92%) Mobile Development
15 16 (6.15%) SDLC
15 16 (6.15%) Automated Testing
16 15 (5.77%) DevOps
17 14 (5.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 112 (43.08%) JavaScript
2 102 (39.23%) C#
3 95 (36.54%) Java
4 80 (30.77%) Python
5 64 (24.62%) PHP
6 59 (22.69%) SQL
7 31 (11.92%) C++
8 28 (10.77%) Perl
9 20 (7.69%) Go
10 19 (7.31%) PowerShell
11 14 (5.38%) Bash Shell
12 13 (5.00%) C
13 8 (3.08%) R
14 5 (1.92%) Haskell
15 3 (1.15%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.15%) Clojure
16 2 (0.77%) XAML
16 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.38%) VBScript
17 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (13.46%) Degree
2 5 (1.92%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.15%) PhD
3 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.77%) LPIC
4 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.77%) RHCE
5 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.46%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.69%) KVM
1 7 (2.69%) Xen
2 5 (1.92%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (1.92%) Docker
2 5 (1.92%) LXC
3 4 (1.54%) Varnish
4 3 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.77%) Postfix
5 2 (0.77%) iptables
Systems Management
1 25 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (6.15%) Puppet
3 11 (4.23%) logstash
4 5 (1.92%) Mesos
5 2 (0.77%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (15.38%) Google
2 36 (13.85%) Facebook
3 26 (10.00%) Yahoo!
3 26 (10.00%) Apple
3 26 (10.00%) Sony
4 20 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.08%) Oracle
6 7 (2.69%) IBM
7 6 (2.31%) Tableau
8 5 (1.92%) Pegasus
9 4 (1.54%) SAP
9 4 (1.54%) Zend
10 3 (1.15%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.15%) VMware
11 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.38%) hybris
12 1 (0.38%) Fujitsu
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