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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 131 180 213
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 145 63 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.90% 0.88% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 1.56% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 101 58 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £31,758
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
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
3907 4041 5363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.31% 56.68% 58.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3276 3626 4697
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +26 76 £38,000 -7.87% 19
Hertfordshire +9 33 £65,000 +100.00% 8
Bedfordshire +15 24 £75,000 +114.28% 2
Essex +11 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Suffolk +11 6 £45,000 +87.50% 2
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 162 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (48.51%) C#
3 140 (46.20%) Python
4 132 (43.56%) Java
5 112 (36.96%) JavaScript
6 108 (35.64%) Ruby on Rails
7 105 (34.65%) OO
8 100 (33.00%) BDD
9 95 (31.35%) .NET
10 94 (31.02%) HTML
11 89 (29.37%) Linux
11 89 (29.37%) TDD
12 86 (28.38%) MVC
13 85 (28.05%) SQL Server
14 81 (26.73%) ASP.NET
15 77 (25.41%) Open Source
15 77 (25.41%) Git (software)
16 72 (23.76%) Web Services
17 71 (23.43%) NoSQL
18 70 (23.10%) CSS
19 68 (22.44%) PHP
20 66 (21.78%) Computer Science
21 65 (21.45%) Perl
22 63 (20.79%) SQL
23 60 (19.80%) Degree
24 58 (19.14%) RESTful
25 57 (18.81%) ASP.NET MVC
26 56 (18.48%) jQuery
27 55 (18.15%) Selenium
28 53 (17.49%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 52 (17.16%) Node.js
2 23 (7.59%) IIS
3 19 (6.27%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.62%) NServiceBus
5 10 (3.30%) Apache
6 7 (2.31%) CMS
7 5 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.66%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) SAS
9 1 (0.33%) WordPress
9 1 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
1 3 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.31%) SaaS
5 5 (1.65%) Google App Engine
5 5 (1.65%) PaaS
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.25%) Internet
2 13 (4.29%) Wireless
3 9 (2.97%) HTTP
4 8 (2.64%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.98%) 3G
5 6 (1.98%) DNS
5 6 (1.98%) LTE
6 4 (1.32%) Firewall
7 3 (0.99%) DHCP
7 3 (0.99%) SAN
8 2 (0.66%) SSH
8 2 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.66%) VPN
8 2 (0.66%) LAN
8 2 (0.66%) WAN
8 2 (0.66%) 4G
9 1 (0.33%) SSL
9 1 (0.33%) IPv4
9 1 (0.33%) IPv6
9 1 (0.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 71 (23.43%) NoSQL
3 53 (17.49%) MySQL
4 44 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (10.23%) MongoDB
6 21 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.62%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.99%) SQLite
10 2 (0.66%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.66%) Redis
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.66%) Big Data
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 77 (25.41%) Git (software)
2 55 (18.15%) Selenium
3 41 (13.53%) Cucumber
4 32 (10.56%) WATIR
5 30 (9.90%) Jenkins
6 28 (9.24%) SpecFlow
7 26 (8.58%) NUnit
7 26 (8.58%) Jasmine
8 25 (8.25%) Subversion
9 24 (7.92%) JIRA
10 21 (6.93%) WebDriver
11 19 (6.27%) Visual Studio
12 18 (5.94%) TeamCity
13 14 (4.62%) NSubstitute
13 14 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
13 14 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (4.62%) FinalBuilder
13 14 (4.62%) JUnit
13 14 (4.62%) Log4Net
14 13 (4.29%) Calabash
General
1 21 (6.93%) Marketing
2 10 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.31%) Automotive
4 3 (0.99%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.66%) Games
6 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.33%) Legal
6 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 169 (55.78%) Developer
2 69 (22.77%) Web Developer
3 35 (11.55%) .NET Developer
4 34 (11.22%) Software Developer
5 30 (9.90%) Software Engineer
5 30 (9.90%) Test Engineer
6 27 (8.91%) Analyst
7 18 (5.94%) Tester
8 15 (4.95%) Software Test Engineer
9 14 (4.62%) Web Engineer
9 14 (4.62%) Test Analyst
9 14 (4.62%) Ruby Developer
10 11 (3.63%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.30%) Business Analyst
12 9 (2.97%) Automation Tester
12 9 (2.97%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 9 (2.97%) Senior Software Engineer
13 7 (2.31%) Build and Release Engineer
13 7 (2.31%) Lead Developer
13 7 (2.31%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (35.64%) Ruby on Rails
2 95 (31.35%) .NET
3 94 (31.02%) HTML
4 81 (26.73%) ASP.NET
5 72 (23.76%) Web Services
6 70 (23.10%) CSS
7 58 (19.14%) RESTful
8 57 (18.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (18.48%) jQuery
10 49 (16.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 43 (14.19%) WCF
12 42 (13.86%) HTML5
13 25 (8.25%) Django
14 23 (7.59%) SOAP
15 22 (7.26%) Ajax
16 21 (6.93%) XML
16 21 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 19 (6.27%) WinForms
18 14 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
18 14 (4.62%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 77 (25.41%) Open Source
2 66 (21.78%) Computer Science
3 31 (10.23%) Social Media
4 29 (9.57%) BBC
4 29 (9.57%) User Experience
5 13 (4.29%) Informatics
5 13 (4.29%) Blog
6 12 (3.96%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.97%) Internet of Things
7 9 (2.97%) Biology
7 9 (2.97%) Robotics
8 8 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.98%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.98%) Statistics
9 6 (1.98%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.65%) LIMS
10 5 (1.65%) Physics
11 2 (0.66%) Replication
11 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 89 (29.37%) Linux
2 32 (10.56%) Windows
3 26 (8.58%) Android
4 16 (5.28%) Mac OS X
5 9 (2.97%) Ubuntu
6 8 (2.64%) UNIX
7 6 (1.98%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.65%) Debian
9 4 (1.32%) CentOS
10 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.33%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
11 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (53.47%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (34.65%) OO
3 100 (33.00%) BDD
4 89 (29.37%) TDD
5 86 (28.38%) MVC
6 47 (15.51%) Scrum
7 41 (13.53%) Web Application Development
8 40 (13.20%) Test Scripting
9 33 (10.89%) Automated Testing
10 32 (10.56%) Software Engineering
10 32 (10.56%) E-Commerce
11 25 (8.25%) Test Automation
12 23 (7.59%) Android Development
13 21 (6.93%) Web Development
13 21 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (6.60%) OOP
15 18 (5.94%) Automation Testing
15 18 (5.94%) OOD
16 16 (5.28%) Product Management
16 16 (5.28%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (48.51%) C#
2 140 (46.20%) Python
3 132 (43.56%) Java
4 112 (36.96%) JavaScript
5 68 (22.44%) PHP
6 65 (21.45%) Perl
7 63 (20.79%) SQL
8 19 (6.27%) C
9 17 (5.61%) PowerShell
10 15 (4.95%) C++
11 12 (3.96%) F#
12 8 (2.64%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.31%) Scala
14 6 (1.98%) Groovy
14 6 (1.98%) R
15 5 (1.65%) Golang
15 5 (1.65%) Haskell
16 4 (1.32%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.32%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (19.80%) Degree
2 8 (2.64%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (15.51%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) Varnish
3 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (4.62%) logstash
1 14 (4.62%) Puppet
2 10 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.64%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 38 (12.54%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.21%) Google
3 29 (9.57%) Yahoo!
3 29 (9.57%) Apple
3 29 (9.57%) Sony
3 29 (9.57%) Facebook
4 19 (6.27%) DevExpress
5 7 (2.31%) MKS
5 7 (2.31%) Perforce
6 5 (1.65%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.65%) VMware
7 4 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.99%) Zend
9 2 (0.66%) HP
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle
10 1 (0.33%) Talend
10 1 (0.33%) Tableau
10 1 (0.33%) JBoss
10 1 (0.33%) MicroStrategy
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