Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 153 91
Rank change year-on-year -22 -62 +58
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 24 64 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.61% 1.45% 3.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 2.61% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 54 153
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,054 2,453 3,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 52.60% 55.42% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,842 1,888 2,629
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in the East Midlands

Ruby
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Ruby in the East Midlands

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in the East Midlands

Ruby
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -22 13 £52,500 - 6
Northamptonshire +17 8 £41,250 -36.54% 3
Leicestershire +6 2 £47,500 +10.47% 3
Lincolnshire -8 1 £32,000 -8.57%
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) AWS
5 10 (41.67%) TDD
5 10 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (37.50%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) Python
6 9 (37.50%) Node.js
7 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 7 (29.17%) RESTful
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) OO
8 7 (29.17%) MVC
9 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
10 5 (20.83%) SaaS
10 5 (20.83%) jQuery
10 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (20.83%) Google
10 5 (20.83%) OOP
10 5 (20.83%) .NET
11 4 (16.67%) MySQL
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 4 (16.67%) HTML
11 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 4 (16.67%) Degree
11 4 (16.67%) JIRA
11 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (12.50%) nginx
2 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Zope
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) AWS
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 4 (16.67%) GitHub
4 3 (12.50%) Azure
4 3 (12.50%) GCP
5 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) SSH
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.17%) Redis
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) RSpec
3 3 (12.50%) Selenium
4 2 (8.33%) Bundler
4 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) Capybara
5 1 (4.17%) minitest
5 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.17%) Games
1 1 (4.17%) Music Industry
1 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (37.50%) Node.js
3 7 (29.17%) RESTful
4 5 (20.83%) .NET
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (8.33%) CSS3
7 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.33%) HTML5
7 2 (8.33%) JSON
7 2 (8.33%) Sass
7 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.17%) BBC
4 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) OOP
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Server Management
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) API Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Customer Insight
7 2 (8.33%) Fintech
7 2 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Microservices
7 2 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) F#
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) Kibana
3 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Alibaba
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) InterSystems
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Sony
3 1 (4.17%) Yahoo!