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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 54 45 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 31 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.95% 4.67% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 7.67% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 1
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +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
299 404 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 53.11% 60.84% 74.48%
Number of salaries quoted 285 392 284
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram 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 1 July 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 +10 11 £55,000 +57.14%
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (93.75%) Bash Shell
1 15 (93.75%) Puppet
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 13 (81.25%) Configuration Management
3 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (81.25%) High Availability
3 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (81.25%) DevOps
3 13 (81.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (62.50%) AWS Certification
4 10 (62.50%) Build Automation
5 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) CCNP
7 2 (12.50%) CCNA
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) Unix

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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (81.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) AWS Developer
2 10 (62.50%) AWS DevOps
2 10 (62.50%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Cloud Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Configuration Management
1 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (81.25%) DevOps
1 13 (81.25%) High Availability
2 10 (62.50%) Build Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Bash Shell
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) AWS Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) Puppet
2 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) VMware