Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 91 139
Rank change year-on-year +17 +48 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 194 161 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.86% 2.88% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.35% 5.06% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 183 160 105
East Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £24,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 3,053 3,181 3,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.67% 56.96% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,647 2,725 2,805
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 2018. 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 +24 118 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Northamptonshire -2 31 £42,500 - 3
Lincolnshire +20 24 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Leicestershire +9 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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.

1 148 (76.29%) C#
2 124 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (53.61%) TDD
4 102 (52.58%) BDD
5 101 (52.06%) Python
6 100 (51.55%) Java
7 96 (49.48%) Linux
8 95 (48.97%) NoSQL
8 95 (48.97%) DevOps
9 89 (45.88%) Amazon AWS
10 86 (44.33%) Windows
11 85 (43.81%) JavaScript
12 80 (41.24%) SQL Server
13 79 (40.72%) Microsoft Azure
14 74 (38.14%) Git (software)
15 73 (37.63%) Opscode Chef
16 72 (37.11%) Puppet
17 68 (35.05%) Node.js
17 68 (35.05%) Software Engineering
18 65 (33.51%) .NET
19 64 (32.99%) ASP.NET
19 64 (32.99%) MVC
19 64 (32.99%) Web Application Development
19 64 (32.99%) ASP.NET Web API
19 64 (32.99%) RESTful
19 64 (32.99%) ASP.NET MVC
19 64 (32.99%) WCF
20 61 (31.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 58 (29.90%) Shell Script
22 56 (28.87%) PHP

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 14 (7.22%) Apache
2 13 (6.70%) IIS
3 4 (2.06%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.55%) CloudStack
4 3 (1.55%) Confluence
5 2 (1.03%) CMS
5 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.03%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 89 (45.88%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (40.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.64%) GitHub
4 6 (3.09%) Bluemix
4 6 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (3.09%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (2.58%) SaaS
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.03%) IaaS
6 2 (1.03%) Serverless
6 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.52%) G Suite
7 1 (0.52%) Office 365
7 1 (0.52%) Route 53
7 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) DNS
2 1 (0.52%) Firewall
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) Network Security
2 1 (0.52%) SNMP
2 1 (0.52%) SSH
2 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (48.97%) NoSQL
2 80 (41.24%) SQL Server
3 52 (26.80%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (11.86%) MySQL
5 16 (8.25%) MongoDB
6 12 (6.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 74 (38.14%) Git (software)
2 52 (26.80%) Jenkins
3 32 (16.49%) Selenium
4 17 (8.76%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.19%) JUnit
6 11 (5.67%) WebDriver
7 9 (4.64%) IBM UrbanCode
7 9 (4.64%) SonarQube
7 9 (4.64%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (4.12%) JMeter
8 8 (4.12%) TeamCity
9 6 (3.09%) Appium
9 6 (3.09%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.58%) Calabash
11 4 (2.06%) JIRA
11 4 (2.06%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.55%) Gatling
12 3 (1.55%) JBehave
12 3 (1.55%) Subversion
13 2 (1.03%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (15.98%) Finance
2 29 (14.95%) Advertising
3 11 (5.67%) Marketing
4 4 (2.06%) Retail
5 2 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (42.27%) Developer
2 64 (32.99%) .NET Developer
3 53 (27.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (8.25%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (7.22%) Technical Manager
6 13 (6.70%) DevOps Manager
6 13 (6.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 12 (6.19%) DBA
8 11 (5.67%) Administrator
8 11 (5.67%) Operations Engineer
8 11 (5.67%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.67%) Software Engineer
9 10 (5.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.15%) Test Engineer
10 9 (4.64%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (4.12%) Test Automation Engineer
12 7 (3.61%) Developer in Test
12 7 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (35.05%) Node.js
2 65 (33.51%) .NET
3 64 (32.99%) ASP.NET
3 64 (32.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 64 (32.99%) ASP.NET Web API
3 64 (32.99%) RESTful
3 64 (32.99%) WCF
4 61 (31.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 40 (20.62%) .NET Framework
5 40 (20.62%) Entity Framework
6 38 (19.59%) Code First Entity Framework
7 20 (10.31%) Web Services
8 14 (7.22%) Middleware
9 12 (6.19%) Gherkin
10 11 (5.67%) WPF
11 9 (4.64%) WinForms
11 9 (4.64%) YAML
12 7 (3.61%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.61%) CSS
13 6 (3.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.53%) Algorithms
1 34 (17.53%) Data Structures
2 31 (15.98%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.70%) Replication
4 12 (6.19%) Clustering
5 4 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.03%) Fintech
7 2 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.52%) BBC
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (49.48%) Linux
2 86 (44.33%) Windows
3 17 (8.76%) Unix
4 3 (1.55%) CentOS
4 3 (1.55%) Debian
4 3 (1.55%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (53.61%) TDD
3 102 (52.58%) BDD
4 95 (48.97%) DevOps
5 68 (35.05%) Software Engineering
6 64 (32.99%) MVC
6 64 (32.99%) Web Application Development
7 55 (28.35%) Test Automation
8 37 (19.07%) OO
9 36 (18.56%) Coaching
10 35 (18.04%) Configuration Management
11 34 (17.53%) Software Testing
12 25 (12.89%) Open Source
13 23 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (11.34%) Scrum
15 21 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (9.28%) OOD
16 18 (9.28%) Performance Monitoring
16 18 (9.28%) System Testing
17 15 (7.73%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 148 (76.29%) C#
2 101 (52.06%) Python
3 100 (51.55%) Java
4 85 (43.81%) JavaScript
5 58 (29.90%) Shell Script
6 56 (28.87%) PHP
7 52 (26.80%) Perl
8 44 (22.68%) PowerShell
9 32 (16.49%) VB
9 32 (16.49%) VB.NET
10 27 (13.92%) SQL
11 25 (12.89%) Bash Shell
12 9 (4.64%) Go
13 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.03%) C
14 2 (1.03%) C++
14 2 (1.03%) F#
14 2 (1.03%) Scala
15 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.03%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.58%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) Docker
2 6 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (37.63%) Opscode Chef
2 72 (37.11%) Puppet
3 55 (28.35%) Ansible
4 12 (6.19%) Kubernetes
5 11 (5.67%) Nagios
6 9 (4.64%) Terraform
7 6 (3.09%) ZABBIX
8 5 (2.58%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.55%) Icinga
10 2 (1.03%) Ambari
10 2 (1.03%) HP ALM
10 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.03%) Kibana
10 2 (1.03%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.52%) Automic
11 1 (0.52%) Grafana
11 1 (0.52%) Packer
11 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (15.46%) Facebook
2 14 (7.22%) Oracle
3 9 (4.64%) Google
3 9 (4.64%) VMware
4 8 (4.12%) Capita
5 6 (3.09%) IBM
6 5 (2.58%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.55%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.03%) HP
9 1 (0.52%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.52%) Apple
9 1 (0.52%) Reuters
9 1 (0.52%) Sony
9 1 (0.52%) Splunk
9 1 (0.52%) Yahoo!