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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 142 170 179
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 118 77 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.63% 1.17% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 2.05% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 98 62 92
Average salary £47,500 £37,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.82% -16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%
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
3824 3759 4789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.92% 56.96% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3100 3181 4193
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +5 52 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Hertfordshire +29 48 £60,000 +26.31% 6
Suffolk +4 6 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +1 6 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Norfolk +4 4 £32,500 +6.55%
Essex -24 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 137 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (45.35%) C#
3 109 (42.25%) JavaScript
4 98 (37.98%) BDD
5 89 (34.50%) HTML
5 89 (34.50%) MVC
6 88 (34.11%) Java
7 86 (33.33%) .NET
7 86 (33.33%) TDD
8 82 (31.78%) OO
8 82 (31.78%) Git (software)
9 81 (31.40%) SQL Server
10 72 (27.91%) ASP.NET
10 72 (27.91%) Python
10 72 (27.91%) Ruby on Rails
11 68 (26.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 67 (25.97%) Node.js
13 65 (25.19%) NoSQL
13 65 (25.19%) Open Source
13 65 (25.19%) SQL
14 63 (24.42%) jQuery
15 62 (24.03%) RESTful
16 59 (22.87%) CSS
17 56 (21.71%) Scrum
17 56 (21.71%) Web Services
17 56 (21.71%) ASP.NET Web API
18 51 (19.77%) WCF
19 50 (19.38%) Linux
20 48 (18.60%) PHP
21 47 (18.22%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 67 (25.97%) Node.js
2 19 (7.36%) NServiceBus
3 9 (3.49%) CMS
3 9 (3.49%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.10%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.71%) Apache
5 7 (2.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (2.33%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.33%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.33%) JBoss
7 5 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.94%) SAS
7 5 (1.94%) Drupal
8 4 (1.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (1.94%) SPSS
1 5 (1.94%) CPLEX
2 4 (1.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.55%) SaaS
6 4 (1.55%) GitHub
7 2 (0.78%) IaaS
7 2 (0.78%) PaaS
8 1 (0.39%) Heroku
8 1 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.39%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.91%) Internet
2 8 (3.10%) Wireless
3 6 (2.33%) DNS
4 5 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.16%) HTTP
5 3 (1.16%) SAN
6 2 (0.78%) Multicast
6 2 (0.78%) DVB
6 2 (0.78%) Firewall
6 2 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.78%) DHCP
6 2 (0.78%) VPN
6 2 (0.78%) SSL
7 1 (0.39%) 3G
7 1 (0.39%) NFC
7 1 (0.39%) LTE
7 1 (0.39%) NAS
7 1 (0.39%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 65 (25.19%) NoSQL
3 47 (18.22%) MySQL
4 28 (10.85%) MongoDB
5 26 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (6.59%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.33%) Big Data
7 6 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.94%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.16%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.16%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.39%) DB2
12 1 (0.39%) SQLite
12 1 (0.39%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 82 (31.78%) Git (software)
2 45 (17.44%) NUnit
3 44 (17.05%) SpecFlow
4 42 (16.28%) Selenium
5 38 (14.73%) Cucumber
6 34 (13.18%) JIRA
6 34 (13.18%) WATIR
7 32 (12.40%) TeamCity
8 30 (11.63%) Jenkins
9 27 (10.47%) JUnit
10 26 (10.08%) Jasmine
11 23 (8.91%) Calabash
12 22 (8.53%) JBehave
13 20 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (7.36%) Rhino Mocks
14 19 (7.36%) FinalBuilder
14 19 (7.36%) Log4Net
14 19 (7.36%) NSubstitute
15 12 (4.65%) WebDriver
16 8 (3.10%) Hudson
General
1 19 (7.36%) Marketing
2 12 (4.65%) Finance
3 9 (3.49%) Retail
4 4 (1.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.55%) Legal
5 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (52.33%) Developer
2 57 (22.09%) Web Developer
3 37 (14.34%) .NET Developer
4 24 (9.30%) Test Engineer
4 24 (9.30%) Software Engineer
5 20 (7.75%) Analyst
6 15 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (5.43%) Software Developer
8 13 (5.04%) Software Test Engineer
8 13 (5.04%) Automation Engineer
9 12 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.26%) Test Analyst
11 10 (3.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 9 (3.49%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 9 (3.49%) Test Automation Engineer
12 9 (3.49%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.49%) Senior Test Engineer
13 8 (3.10%) Architect
14 7 (2.71%) Project Manager
15 6 (2.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (34.50%) HTML
2 86 (33.33%) .NET
3 72 (27.91%) ASP.NET
3 72 (27.91%) Ruby on Rails
4 68 (26.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (24.42%) jQuery
6 62 (24.03%) RESTful
7 59 (22.87%) CSS
8 56 (21.71%) Web Services
8 56 (21.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 51 (19.77%) WCF
10 39 (15.12%) HTML5
11 36 (13.95%) XML
12 22 (8.53%) Gherkin
13 21 (8.14%) KnockoutJS
14 20 (7.75%) Django
15 19 (7.36%) COM
15 19 (7.36%) Castle Windsor
16 10 (3.88%) JSON
17 8 (3.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (25.19%) Open Source
2 34 (13.18%) Computer Science
3 25 (9.69%) Social Media
3 25 (9.69%) BBC
4 24 (9.30%) User Experience
5 20 (7.75%) Algorithms
6 12 (4.65%) Informatics
6 12 (4.65%) LIMS
7 11 (4.26%) Internet of Things
8 7 (2.71%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.33%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.33%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.94%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.94%) Statistics
10 5 (1.94%) Psychology
10 5 (1.94%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.94%) Neural Network
10 5 (1.94%) Economics
10 5 (1.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.38%) Linux
2 32 (12.40%) Windows
3 10 (3.88%) UNIX
4 3 (1.16%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) CentOS
5 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Tizen
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.39%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (37.98%) BDD
3 89 (34.50%) MVC
4 86 (33.33%) TDD
5 82 (31.78%) OO
6 56 (21.71%) Scrum
7 36 (13.95%) Test Scripting
8 35 (13.57%) Web Application Development
9 32 (12.40%) E-Commerce
10 28 (10.85%) OOP
10 28 (10.85%) Automated Testing
11 27 (10.47%) Test Automation
12 26 (10.08%) Web Development
13 24 (9.30%) Software Engineering
13 24 (9.30%) DevOps
14 23 (8.91%) Software Testing
15 19 (7.36%) Project Management
16 18 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (5.43%) Test Planning
18 12 (4.65%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 117 (45.35%) C#
2 109 (42.25%) JavaScript
3 88 (34.11%) Java
4 72 (27.91%) Python
5 65 (25.19%) SQL
6 48 (18.60%) PHP
7 30 (11.63%) Perl
8 29 (11.24%) PowerShell
9 21 (8.14%) C++
10 15 (5.81%) C
11 9 (3.49%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.94%) Clojure
12 5 (1.94%) R
12 5 (1.94%) F#
12 5 (1.94%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.78%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 1 (0.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (12.02%) Degree
2 5 (1.94%) AWS Certification
2 5 (1.94%) PhD
3 3 (1.16%) ISEB
3 3 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.78%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.78%) HND
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.94%) Varnish
2 2 (0.78%) Firmware
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) vSphere
3 1 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (9.69%) Puppet
2 20 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (7.36%) logstash
4 8 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.78%) Ansible
6 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 35 (13.57%) Google
2 31 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.69%) Apple
3 25 (9.69%) Sony
3 25 (9.69%) Yahoo!
3 25 (9.69%) Facebook
4 9 (3.49%) Oracle
5 7 (2.71%) IBM
5 7 (2.71%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.94%) HP
7 4 (1.55%) Zend
8 1 (0.39%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.39%) EMC
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.39%) MKS
8 1 (0.39%) Perforce
8 1 (0.39%) VMware
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Superb - dependant on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: 60000-70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyJet
Posted: 19 days ago