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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 141 180 190
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 120 85 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.69% 1.19% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.15% 2.08% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 98 72 71
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,050 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
3808 4080 4496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.78% 57.30% 55.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3104 3433 3939
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Hertfordshire +42 52 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Cambridgeshire -3 45 £42,500 +11.84% 10
Bedfordshire +28 15 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Suffolk +2 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Norfolk +4 2 £31,250 -6.71%
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 128 (53.56%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (43.51%) C#
3 97 (40.59%) JavaScript
4 92 (38.49%) Git (software)
5 91 (38.08%) HTML
6 87 (36.40%) TDD
7 86 (35.98%) Java
8 81 (33.89%) BDD
9 80 (33.47%) OO
9 80 (33.47%) MVC
10 75 (31.38%) Python
11 73 (30.54%) .NET
12 65 (27.20%) CSS
13 64 (26.78%) SQL Server
13 64 (26.78%) SQL
13 64 (26.78%) jQuery
14 62 (25.94%) Node.js
15 60 (25.10%) Ruby on Rails
16 59 (24.69%) NoSQL
17 57 (23.85%) PHP
17 57 (23.85%) ASP.NET
18 56 (23.43%) RESTful
19 53 (22.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 51 (21.34%) Open Source
20 51 (21.34%) HTML5
20 51 (21.34%) Linux
21 49 (20.50%) ASP.NET Web API
22 48 (20.08%) WCF
23 46 (19.25%) Web Services
24 44 (18.41%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 62 (25.94%) Node.js
2 14 (5.86%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.44%) WebLogic
3 13 (5.44%) NServiceBus
4 11 (4.60%) OpenStack
4 11 (4.60%) JBoss
5 8 (3.35%) CMS
6 7 (2.93%) Apache
7 6 (2.51%) Apache Pig
8 5 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (2.09%) SAS
8 5 (2.09%) Drupal
9 4 (1.67%) WordPress
9 4 (1.67%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.42%) IIS
10 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (2.09%) SPSS
1 5 (2.09%) CPLEX
2 3 (1.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.67%) SaaS
7 3 (1.26%) PaaS
7 3 (1.26%) GitHub
7 3 (1.26%) IaaS
8 2 (0.84%) Heroku
9 1 (0.42%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.42%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.95%) Internet
2 5 (2.09%) HTTP
2 5 (2.09%) DNS
2 5 (2.09%) Wireless
3 4 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.26%) SSL
5 2 (0.84%) SAN
5 2 (0.84%) DVB
5 2 (0.84%) DHCP
5 2 (0.84%) Multicast
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.42%) NFC
6 1 (0.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.78%) SQL Server
2 59 (24.69%) NoSQL
3 44 (18.41%) MySQL
4 25 (10.46%) MongoDB
5 23 (9.62%) Relational Database
6 19 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.35%) Neo4j
8 6 (2.51%) Big Data
8 6 (2.51%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.09%) CouchDB
9 5 (2.09%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.09%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.26%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.42%) DbVisualizer
12 1 (0.42%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 92 (38.49%) Git (software)
2 43 (17.99%) Selenium
3 34 (14.23%) NUnit
4 31 (12.97%) SpecFlow
5 28 (11.72%) Cucumber
6 27 (11.30%) JUnit
7 25 (10.46%) JIRA
8 23 (9.62%) TeamCity
9 22 (9.21%) Jenkins
10 21 (8.79%) WATIR
11 20 (8.37%) Jasmine
12 17 (7.11%) JBehave
12 17 (7.11%) Calabash
13 15 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (5.44%) Log4Net
14 13 (5.44%) NSubstitute
14 13 (5.44%) Rhino Mocks
14 13 (5.44%) FinalBuilder
15 12 (5.02%) Subversion
15 12 (5.02%) Ant
General
1 14 (5.86%) Marketing
2 12 (5.02%) Finance
3 9 (3.77%) Retail
4 6 (2.51%) Games
5 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.26%) Advertising
6 3 (1.26%) Legal
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 141 (59.00%) Developer
2 39 (16.32%) Web Developer
3 36 (15.06%) .NET Developer
4 27 (11.30%) Software Engineer
5 25 (10.46%) Senior Developer
6 22 (9.21%) Test Engineer
7 19 (7.95%) Software Developer
8 15 (6.28%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 13 (5.44%) Ruby Developer
9 13 (5.44%) Front-End Developer
9 13 (5.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (5.02%) Software Test Engineer
11 9 (3.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 9 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
12 8 (3.35%) Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (3.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 8 (3.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (3.35%) Senior Test Engineer
12 8 (3.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (38.08%) HTML
2 73 (30.54%) .NET
3 65 (27.20%) CSS
4 64 (26.78%) jQuery
5 60 (25.10%) Ruby on Rails
6 57 (23.85%) ASP.NET
7 56 (23.43%) RESTful
8 53 (22.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (21.34%) HTML5
10 49 (20.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 48 (20.08%) WCF
12 46 (19.25%) Web Services
13 37 (15.48%) XML
14 18 (7.53%) JSON
14 18 (7.53%) CSS3
15 17 (7.11%) Gherkin
16 15 (6.28%) REST
16 15 (6.28%) KnockoutJS
17 14 (5.86%) Django
18 13 (5.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.34%) Open Source
2 27 (11.30%) Computer Science
3 25 (10.46%) Social Media
3 25 (10.46%) BBC
4 17 (7.11%) Algorithms
5 16 (6.69%) User Experience
6 12 (5.02%) LIMS
6 12 (5.02%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.60%) Informatics
8 10 (4.18%) Statistics
8 10 (4.18%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (4.18%) Mathematics
8 10 (4.18%) Physics
9 9 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (3.35%) Internet of Things
11 7 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (2.51%) Digital Media
12 6 (2.51%) Visualisation
12 6 (2.51%) Client/Server
13 5 (2.09%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.34%) Linux
2 26 (10.88%) Windows
3 10 (4.18%) UNIX
4 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.26%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.26%) CentOS
4 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.84%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.42%) Tizen
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (53.56%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (36.40%) TDD
3 81 (33.89%) BDD
4 80 (33.47%) OO
4 80 (33.47%) MVC
5 39 (16.32%) Scrum
6 35 (14.64%) Web Application Development
7 31 (12.97%) Test Scripting
8 28 (11.72%) OOP
9 26 (10.88%) E-Commerce
10 25 (10.46%) Software Engineering
11 24 (10.04%) Web Development
11 24 (10.04%) DevOps
12 22 (9.21%) Test Automation
13 19 (7.95%) Automated Testing
13 19 (7.95%) Software Testing
14 15 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (5.86%) OOD
16 11 (4.60%) Project Management
17 10 (4.18%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (43.51%) C#
2 97 (40.59%) JavaScript
3 86 (35.98%) Java
4 75 (31.38%) Python
5 64 (26.78%) SQL
6 57 (23.85%) PHP
7 33 (13.81%) Perl
8 21 (8.79%) C++
8 21 (8.79%) PowerShell
9 20 (8.37%) C
10 12 (5.02%) Bash Shell
11 10 (4.18%) R
11 10 (4.18%) Golang
12 5 (2.09%) Clojure
12 5 (2.09%) F#
12 5 (2.09%) Haskell
12 5 (2.09%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.26%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.84%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 27 (11.30%) Degree
2 13 (5.44%) VCP4
3 5 (2.09%) PhD
4 4 (1.67%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.26%) ISEB
6 2 (0.84%) HND
6 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.21%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.09%) Xen
1 5 (2.09%) KVM
1 5 (2.09%) Docker
1 5 (2.09%) LXC
2 4 (1.67%) Varnish
3 2 (0.84%) Firmware
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (10.46%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (9.21%) Puppet
3 13 (5.44%) logstash
4 5 (2.09%) Mesos
5 2 (0.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (15.48%) Google
2 28 (11.72%) Facebook
3 25 (10.46%) Sony
3 25 (10.46%) Yahoo!
3 25 (10.46%) Apple
4 24 (10.04%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.77%) Oracle
6 7 (2.93%) IBM
7 5 (2.09%) Pegasus
7 5 (2.09%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.67%) Zend
8 4 (1.67%) HP
9 2 (0.84%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.42%) EMC
10 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.42%) VMware
10 1 (0.42%) Fujitsu
Cambridge
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k-65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £45k + bonus, benefits and superb Pension (12% non-contributor
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Base+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £45,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 11 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 DoE + good benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 + Good benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £65k + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago