The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 57 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.89% 3.38% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 6.45% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 7
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
292 217 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.89% 52.42% 64.41%
Number of salaries quoted 237 198 250
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Ruby
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Suffolk region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Suffolk

Ruby
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 4 £45,000 +32.35%
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Big Data
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (37.50%) Analytics
5 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
6 2 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
6 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (25.00%) Presto
6 2 (25.00%) MLlib
6 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Pig
6 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
6 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
6 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (25.00%) Clojure
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Presto
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
4 1 (12.50%) Spotfire
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) MLlib
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Clojure
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (25.00%) R
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau