The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 138 181 204
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 134 71 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.70% 0.92% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 1.60% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 116 68 67
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4160 4435 5189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.64% 57.36% 61.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3570 3943 4464
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +31 85 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Hertfordshire +11 36 £57,500 +21.05% 6
Essex +4 7 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire +2 6 £75,000 +114.28%
Suffolk +9 4 £45,000 +87.50%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 152 (57.14%) Python
2 132 (49.62%) C#
3 129 (48.50%) Java
4 104 (39.10%) Linux
5 101 (37.97%) JavaScript
6 86 (32.33%) Perl
6 86 (32.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 82 (30.83%) HTML
8 78 (29.32%) OO
9 77 (28.95%) PHP
10 75 (28.20%) CSS
11 69 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
12 68 (25.56%) .NET
13 67 (25.19%) TDD
14 65 (24.44%) BDD
15 63 (23.68%) MVC
16 62 (23.31%) SQL
17 60 (22.56%) NoSQL
18 58 (21.80%) Git (software)
18 58 (21.80%) SQL Server
19 55 (20.68%) ASP.NET
20 53 (19.92%) QA
21 52 (19.55%) Web Services
21 52 (19.55%) RESTful
22 50 (18.80%) Computer Science
22 50 (18.80%) Degree
23 47 (17.67%) Open Source
24 45 (16.92%) Selenium
25 43 (16.17%) MySQL
25 43 (16.17%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 43 (16.17%) Node.js
2 23 (8.65%) IIS
2 23 (8.65%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.38%) WordPress
3 9 (3.38%) Apache
4 8 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.50%) CMS
5 4 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.13%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.75%) Moodle
7 2 (0.75%) concrete5
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.38%) SPSS
2 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.63%) Shopify
2 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.63%) SaaS
2 6 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.88%) PaaS
3 5 (1.88%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.39%) Internet
2 16 (6.02%) HTTP
3 12 (4.51%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.38%) Wireless
5 6 (2.26%) SSL
5 6 (2.26%) X.509
5 6 (2.26%) STUN
6 5 (1.88%) LTE
6 5 (1.88%) 3G
6 5 (1.88%) DNS
7 3 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.13%) Firewall
7 3 (1.13%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.13%) DHCP
8 2 (0.75%) LAN
8 2 (0.75%) WAN
8 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.75%) SAN
8 2 (0.75%) SSH
9 1 (0.38%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.56%) NoSQL
2 58 (21.80%) SQL Server
3 43 (16.17%) MySQL
4 31 (11.65%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (9.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (7.89%) MongoDB
7 15 (5.64%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.13%) SQLite
10 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.75%) Big Data
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.38%) Redis
11 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 58 (21.80%) Git (software)
2 45 (16.92%) Selenium
3 36 (13.53%) Subversion
4 24 (9.02%) Jenkins
4 24 (9.02%) Cucumber
5 19 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 17 (6.39%) WebDriver
6 17 (6.39%) WATIR
7 13 (4.89%) Maven
8 12 (4.51%) Sahi
8 12 (4.51%) Selenium IDE
8 12 (4.51%) Jasmine
9 10 (3.76%) Ant
10 9 (3.38%) RSpec
11 8 (3.01%) Bugzilla
11 8 (3.01%) Hudson
11 8 (3.01%) CMake
12 7 (2.63%) JUnit
13 5 (1.88%) Redmine
13 5 (1.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (5.64%) Automotive
2 9 (3.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.26%) Marketing
4 5 (1.88%) Publishing
5 3 (1.13%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.13%) Electronics
6 2 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 151 (56.77%) Developer
2 48 (18.05%) Web Developer
3 44 (16.54%) Software Engineer
4 43 (16.17%) Test Engineer
5 39 (14.66%) Software Developer
6 31 (11.65%) .NET Developer
7 27 (10.15%) Software Test Engineer
8 15 (5.64%) Tester
9 14 (5.26%) Web Engineer
9 14 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
10 12 (4.51%) Analyst
11 11 (4.14%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.76%) Applications Developer
12 10 (3.76%) Web Applications Developer
13 9 (3.38%) Release Engineer
14 8 (3.01%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (3.01%) Ruby on Rails Developer
14 8 (3.01%) Build and Release Engineer
15 7 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
15 7 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (32.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 82 (30.83%) HTML
3 75 (28.20%) CSS
4 68 (25.56%) .NET
5 55 (20.68%) ASP.NET
6 52 (19.55%) Web Services
6 52 (19.55%) RESTful
7 42 (15.79%) HTML5
8 34 (12.78%) jQuery
9 31 (11.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (9.77%) WCF
11 25 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 25 (9.40%) SOAP
12 24 (9.02%) Ajax
13 23 (8.65%) WinForms
14 22 (8.27%) Django
15 14 (5.26%) AngularJS
16 13 (4.89%) XML
17 11 (4.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.80%) Computer Science
2 47 (17.67%) Open Source
3 28 (10.53%) Social Media
4 26 (9.77%) BBC
5 12 (4.51%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.14%) Blog
7 10 (3.76%) Robotics
8 9 (3.38%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.38%) Biology
9 8 (3.01%) Informatics
10 6 (2.26%) LIMS
10 6 (2.26%) Statistics
10 6 (2.26%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.88%) Physics
12 4 (1.50%) Firmware
13 3 (1.13%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.75%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.75%) VLE
14 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 104 (39.10%) Linux
2 27 (10.15%) Windows
3 26 (9.77%) Android
4 24 (9.02%) Mac OS X
5 20 (7.52%) UNIX
6 10 (3.76%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.26%) Debian
7 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.38%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.32%) OO
2 69 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (25.19%) TDD
4 65 (24.44%) BDD
5 63 (23.68%) MVC
6 38 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 33 (12.41%) Test Scripting
8 31 (11.65%) Automated Testing
9 28 (10.53%) Test Automation
10 26 (9.77%) Software Engineering
11 23 (8.65%) Android Development
12 20 (7.52%) Automation Testing
13 19 (7.14%) Manual Testing
13 19 (7.14%) Scrum
14 17 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (6.39%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.26%) Web Development
16 13 (4.89%) OOD
17 12 (4.51%) Regression Testing
17 12 (4.51%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 152 (57.14%) Python
2 132 (49.62%) C#
3 129 (48.50%) Java
4 101 (37.97%) JavaScript
5 86 (32.33%) Perl
6 77 (28.95%) PHP
7 62 (23.31%) SQL
8 20 (7.52%) C
9 15 (5.64%) C++
10 12 (4.51%) F#
10 12 (4.51%) Scala
11 9 (3.38%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.26%) Groovy
12 6 (2.26%) R
13 5 (1.88%) Golang
13 5 (1.88%) Haskell
14 4 (1.50%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.13%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.75%) Lua
Qualifications
1 50 (18.80%) Degree
2 10 (3.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.38%) ISEB
3 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (19.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.75%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (3.38%) Puppet
2 5 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (13.16%) Google
2 26 (9.77%) Apple
2 26 (9.77%) Sony
2 26 (9.77%) Yahoo!
2 26 (9.77%) Facebook
3 22 (8.27%) Microsoft
4 19 (7.14%) DevExpress
5 9 (3.38%) Perforce
5 9 (3.38%) MKS
6 6 (2.26%) VMware
7 5 (1.88%) Oracle
8 3 (1.13%) Zend
8 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.75%) JBoss
10 1 (0.38%) Talend
10 1 (0.38%) Tableau
10 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
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