Period
to 24 September 2017

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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 181 160
Rank change year-on-year +96 -21 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 156 84 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.07% 1.31% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.69% 2.49% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 144 83 120
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +10.39%
10th Percentile £31,625 £37,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £75,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 2743 3368 3782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 53.96% 52.34% 49.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2378 2822 3278
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £23,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +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 September 2017.

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 September 2017. 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 +33 83 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Northamptonshire +14 36 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Leicestershire +43 15 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Derbyshire +10 15 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Lincolnshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Rutland - 2 £30,000 -
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 114 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (71.79%) C#
3 93 (59.62%) TDD
4 90 (57.69%) BDD
5 88 (56.41%) .NET
6 86 (55.13%) Git (software)
7 79 (50.64%) Node.js
7 79 (50.64%) MVC
8 77 (49.36%) SQL Server
8 77 (49.36%) ASP.NET
8 77 (49.36%) Web Application Development
8 77 (49.36%) NoSQL
8 77 (49.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (49.36%) RESTful
8 77 (49.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 77 (49.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 74 (47.44%) WCF
10 61 (39.10%) Java
11 57 (36.54%) SQL Server 2016
12 54 (34.62%) Code First Entity Framework
12 54 (34.62%) .NET Framework
12 54 (34.62%) Entity Framework
13 50 (32.05%) Python
14 39 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 38 (24.36%) Facebook
16 37 (23.72%) Enterprise Software
16 37 (23.72%) Advertising
17 35 (22.44%) AngularJS
18 32 (20.51%) Test Automation
18 32 (20.51%) Linux

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 19 (12.18%) Confluence
2 8 (5.13%) JBoss
3 7 (4.49%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.85%) Apache
4 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.56%) CloudStack
6 3 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.28%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.64%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.69%) Internet
2 5 (3.21%) Firewall
3 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.28%) VPN
5 1 (0.64%) AMQP
5 1 (0.64%) DNS
5 1 (0.64%) HTTP
5 1 (0.64%) SNMP
5 1 (0.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (49.36%) NoSQL
1 77 (49.36%) SQL Server
2 57 (36.54%) SQL Server 2016
3 20 (12.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.92%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.92%) MySQL
6 3 (1.92%) Redis
6 3 (1.92%) Riak
7 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.28%) Big Data
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 86 (55.13%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 25 (16.03%) Cucumber
4 23 (14.74%) Calabash
5 19 (12.18%) Appium
5 19 (12.18%) JIRA
5 19 (12.18%) JMeter
5 19 (12.18%) Selenium
5 19 (12.18%) TeamCity
6 14 (8.97%) JUnit
7 13 (8.33%) JBehave
7 13 (8.33%) SpecFlow
8 12 (7.69%) Gatling
9 7 (4.49%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.56%) FitNesse
10 4 (2.56%) Subversion
11 2 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.28%) Mocha
11 2 (1.28%) Ranorex
11 2 (1.28%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (23.72%) Advertising
2 14 (8.97%) Finance
3 11 (7.05%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.85%) Banking
4 6 (3.85%) Electronics
4 6 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.85%) Marketing
4 6 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 98 (62.82%) Developer
2 72 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 16 (10.26%) Automation Tester
3 16 (10.26%) Tester
4 11 (7.05%) .NET Development Manager
4 11 (7.05%) Developer in Test
4 11 (7.05%) Development Manager
4 11 (7.05%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (6.41%) Test Automation Developer
6 8 (5.13%) Test Engineer
7 7 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.49%) Software Developer
7 7 (4.49%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (3.85%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.21%) Deployment Specialist
9 5 (3.21%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (3.21%) Ruby Developer
9 5 (3.21%) Technical Tester
9 5 (3.21%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (56.41%) .NET
2 79 (50.64%) Node.js
3 77 (49.36%) ASP.NET
3 77 (49.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 77 (49.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 77 (49.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 77 (49.36%) RESTful
4 74 (47.44%) WCF
5 54 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 54 (34.62%) Code First Entity Framework
5 54 (34.62%) Entity Framework
6 35 (22.44%) AngularJS
7 21 (13.46%) HTML
8 20 (12.82%) CSS
9 18 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (10.90%) Ruby on Rails
11 15 (9.62%) CSS3
12 11 (7.05%) HTML5
13 9 (5.77%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.72%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.41%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.85%) Fintech
6 5 (3.21%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.21%) Wiki
7 4 (2.56%) Social Network
8 3 (1.92%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.64%) BBC
10 1 (0.64%) Replication
10 1 (0.64%) Social Media
10 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.51%) Linux
2 19 (12.18%) Unix
3 12 (7.69%) Windows
4 9 (5.77%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.21%) Android
5 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (59.62%) TDD
3 90 (57.69%) BDD
4 79 (50.64%) MVC
5 77 (49.36%) Web Application Development
6 32 (20.51%) Test Automation
7 25 (16.03%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (16.03%) DevOps
8 19 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (12.18%) OO
9 13 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 13 (8.33%) Kanban
10 12 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.05%) Web Development
12 10 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (6.41%) Scrum
13 9 (5.77%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.13%) Open Source
14 8 (5.13%) SDLC
15 7 (4.49%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 112 (71.79%) C#
2 61 (39.10%) Java
3 50 (32.05%) Python
4 39 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 31 (19.87%) SQL
6 19 (12.18%) PHP
7 17 (10.90%) VB
7 17 (10.90%) VB.NET
8 11 (7.05%) Bash Shell
9 10 (6.41%) Perl
10 8 (5.13%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.92%) F#
13 2 (1.28%) C
13 2 (1.28%) C++
13 2 (1.28%) Go
13 2 (1.28%) Scala
14 1 (0.64%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Degree
2 9 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.92%) ISEB
3 3 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (3.21%) vSphere
2 4 (2.56%) Xen
2 4 (2.56%) XenServer
3 2 (1.28%) Docker
4 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (12.82%) Puppet
2 15 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.41%) Ansible
4 5 (3.21%) Cobbler
4 5 (3.21%) SCCM
5 4 (2.56%) Terraform
5 4 (2.56%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (1.92%) Kibana
6 3 (1.92%) WSUS
7 1 (0.64%) Salt
7 1 (0.64%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 38 (24.36%) Facebook
2 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.85%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.85%) Oracle
3 6 (3.85%) SAP
4 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.56%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.64%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.64%) Apple
6 1 (0.64%) Google
6 1 (0.64%) IBM
6 1 (0.64%) Sony
6 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.64%) VMware
6 1 (0.64%) Yahoo!