Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 126 145
Rank change year-on-year +51 +19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 195 140 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.82% 2.31% 1.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.31% 4.19% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 179 137 123
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £54,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3,090 3,345 3,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.51% 55.09% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,694 2,815 3,098
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +33 125 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Northamptonshire +22 24 £42,500 - 4
Lincolnshire - 23 £37,500 - 2
Leicestershire +27 10 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 142 (72.82%) C#
2 140 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (54.87%) Python
4 102 (52.31%) TDD
4 102 (52.31%) BDD
5 100 (51.28%) NoSQL
6 97 (49.74%) Git (software)
7 89 (45.64%) SQL Server
8 88 (45.13%) Java
9 85 (43.59%) .NET
10 84 (43.08%) Linux
11 80 (41.03%) ASP.NET
11 80 (41.03%) MVC
11 80 (41.03%) WCF
11 80 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 80 (41.03%) Node.js
11 80 (41.03%) Web Application Development
12 79 (40.51%) RESTful
12 79 (40.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 79 (40.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 71 (36.41%) DevOps
14 64 (32.82%) Amazon AWS
15 63 (32.31%) SQL Server 2016
16 62 (31.79%) Puppet
16 62 (31.79%) JavaScript
17 60 (30.77%) .NET Framework
18 59 (30.26%) Entity Framework
18 59 (30.26%) Code First Entity Framework
19 58 (29.74%) Opscode Chef
20 57 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure

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 16 (8.21%) Apache
2 15 (7.69%) Confluence
3 10 (5.13%) IIS
4 7 (3.59%) JBoss
5 5 (2.56%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.54%) CloudStack
7 3 (1.54%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.51%) CMS
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 64 (32.82%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.59%) SaaS
4 5 (2.56%) IaaS
5 3 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.54%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.15%) Firewall
2 4 (2.05%) Network Security
2 4 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.54%) Internet
3 3 (1.54%) VPN
4 2 (1.03%) DNS
4 2 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.03%) SNMP
4 2 (1.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (51.28%) NoSQL
2 89 (45.64%) SQL Server
3 63 (32.31%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (8.21%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (5.64%) MySQL
6 9 (4.62%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 97 (49.74%) Git (software)
2 56 (28.72%) Jenkins
3 23 (11.79%) Selenium
4 20 (10.26%) Cucumber
4 20 (10.26%) JMeter
5 18 (9.23%) Appium
5 18 (9.23%) Calabash
6 17 (8.72%) TeamCity
7 16 (8.21%) JIRA
8 14 (7.18%) WebDriver
9 12 (6.15%) JUnit
10 11 (5.64%) JBehave
10 11 (5.64%) SpecFlow
11 9 (4.62%) Gatling
11 9 (4.62%) Subversion
12 2 (1.03%) FitNesse
12 2 (1.03%) Protractor
12 2 (1.03%) TestNG
13 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.51%) TestComplete
General
1 45 (23.08%) Advertising
2 24 (12.31%) Finance
3 5 (2.56%) Marketing
4 4 (2.05%) Law
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (47.69%) Developer
2 78 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 40 (20.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (8.21%) Automation Tester
4 16 (8.21%) Tester
5 14 (7.18%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 12 (6.15%) Developer in Test
7 11 (5.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 11 (5.64%) Technical Manager
8 10 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (5.13%) DBA
8 10 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.13%) Test Automation Developer
9 9 (4.62%) AWS DevOps
9 9 (4.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) DevOps Manager
10 7 (3.59%) Azure DevOps
10 7 (3.59%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.59%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (43.59%) .NET
2 80 (41.03%) ASP.NET
2 80 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 80 (41.03%) Node.js
2 80 (41.03%) WCF
3 79 (40.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 79 (40.51%) ASP.NET Web API
3 79 (40.51%) RESTful
4 60 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 59 (30.26%) Code First Entity Framework
5 59 (30.26%) Entity Framework
6 20 (10.26%) Web Services
7 10 (5.13%) REST
8 6 (3.08%) Middleware
9 5 (2.56%) CSS
9 5 (2.56%) Gherkin
9 5 (2.56%) WinForms
9 5 (2.56%) WPF
10 4 (2.05%) HTML
10 4 (2.05%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (11.28%) Algorithms
2 22 (11.28%) Data Structures
3 11 (5.64%) Replication
4 9 (4.62%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.62%) Clustering
5 6 (3.08%) Social Network
6 4 (2.05%) BBC
6 4 (2.05%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.05%) Social Media
6 4 (2.05%) Wiki
7 2 (1.03%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 84 (43.08%) Linux
2 52 (26.67%) Windows
3 40 (20.51%) Unix
4 5 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (52.31%) BDD
2 102 (52.31%) TDD
3 80 (41.03%) MVC
3 80 (41.03%) Web Application Development
4 71 (36.41%) DevOps
5 44 (22.56%) Test Automation
6 39 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 35 (17.95%) Configuration Management
8 33 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (15.38%) OO
10 26 (13.33%) Open Source
11 25 (12.82%) Coaching
12 22 (11.28%) Software Testing
13 18 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (8.72%) Scrum
15 16 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (6.67%) SDLC
17 11 (5.64%) Performance Monitoring
17 11 (5.64%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (72.82%) C#
2 107 (54.87%) Python
3 88 (45.13%) Java
4 62 (31.79%) JavaScript
5 49 (25.13%) PHP
6 48 (24.62%) Perl
7 42 (21.54%) Shell Script
8 34 (17.44%) SQL
9 26 (13.33%) Bash Shell
10 24 (12.31%) PowerShell
11 22 (11.28%) VB.NET
12 21 (10.77%) VB
13 4 (2.05%) Bourne shell
13 4 (2.05%) Go
14 3 (1.54%) C
14 3 (1.54%) Scala
15 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.51%) C++
16 1 (0.51%) Groovy
16 1 (0.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (2.05%) CEH
1 4 (2.05%) GCIH
1 4 (2.05%) GIAC
1 4 (2.05%) OSCP
1 4 (2.05%) SANS
2 2 (1.03%) CISSP
3 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.51%) Degree
3 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.18%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.10%) Docker
2 7 (3.59%) vSphere
3 4 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.54%) Xen
4 3 (1.54%) XenServer
5 2 (1.03%) Snort
5 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 62 (31.79%) Puppet
2 58 (29.74%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (24.62%) Ansible
4 11 (5.64%) Terraform
5 4 (2.05%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.54%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.03%) Suricata
7 2 (1.03%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.51%) Packer
Vendors
1 49 (25.13%) Facebook
2 14 (7.18%) Oracle
3 5 (2.56%) Atlassian
3 5 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.05%) Apple
4 4 (2.05%) Google
4 4 (2.05%) Sony
4 4 (2.05%) Yahoo!
5 3 (1.54%) Capita
5 3 (1.54%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.54%) VMware
6 2 (1.03%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.03%) FireEye
6 2 (1.03%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.03%) HP
6 2 (1.03%) Intel
6 2 (1.03%) Sophos
6 2 (1.03%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.03%) TippingPoint