Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 169 168
Rank change year-on-year +78 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 163 101 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.13% 1.54% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.50% 2.93% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 143 97 111
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £67,500 £53,750
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 2963 3446 3820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.95% 52.41% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2558 2892 3280
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +52 100 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Northamptonshire +16 24 £42,500 - 1
Leicestershire +45 21 £48,750 +8.33%
Lincolnshire - 13 £35,000 - 3
Derbyshire -17 2 £47,500 +5.56%
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 129 (79.14%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (64.42%) C#
3 87 (53.37%) Git (software)
4 85 (52.15%) .NET
5 83 (50.92%) TDD
6 82 (50.31%) BDD
7 81 (49.69%) Python
8 73 (44.79%) SQL Server
8 73 (44.79%) ASP.NET
8 73 (44.79%) MVC
8 73 (44.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 73 (44.79%) Node.js
8 73 (44.79%) Web Application Development
9 72 (44.17%) RESTful
9 72 (44.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 72 (44.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 71 (43.56%) NoSQL
11 70 (42.94%) WCF
12 63 (38.65%) Java
13 55 (33.74%) SQL Server 2016
14 51 (31.29%) .NET Framework
15 50 (30.67%) Entity Framework
15 50 (30.67%) Linux
15 50 (30.67%) Code First Entity Framework
16 44 (26.99%) Jenkins
17 42 (25.77%) Facebook
18 39 (23.93%) Advertising
18 39 (23.93%) DevOps
18 39 (23.93%) Enterprise Software
19 37 (22.70%) Unix

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 23 (14.11%) Confluence
2 10 (6.13%) JBoss
3 8 (4.91%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.29%) Apache
5 6 (3.68%) CloudStack
5 6 (3.68%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.07%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.07%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.61%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.86%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (18.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.07%) SaaS
4 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.84%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.84%) IaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.98%) Firewall
2 5 (3.07%) Internet
3 4 (2.45%) Network Security
3 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.84%) VPN
5 2 (1.23%) DNS
5 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.23%) SNMP
5 2 (1.23%) SSH
6 1 (0.61%) AMQP
6 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (44.79%) SQL Server
2 71 (43.56%) NoSQL
3 55 (33.74%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (10.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.23%) MySQL
8 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.61%) Redis
8 1 (0.61%) Riak
8 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 87 (53.37%) Git (software)
2 44 (26.99%) Jenkins
3 27 (16.56%) Calabash
3 27 (16.56%) TeamCity
4 25 (15.34%) Cucumber
5 24 (14.72%) Appium
5 24 (14.72%) JIRA
5 24 (14.72%) JMeter
6 19 (11.66%) Selenium
7 18 (11.04%) JBehave
7 18 (11.04%) JUnit
8 17 (10.43%) SpecFlow
9 15 (9.20%) Gatling
10 13 (7.98%) WebDriver
11 9 (5.52%) Subversion
12 3 (1.84%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.23%) CasperJS
13 2 (1.23%) Concordion
13 2 (1.23%) Protractor
13 2 (1.23%) TestNG
General
1 39 (23.93%) Advertising
2 24 (14.72%) Finance
3 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.29%) Banking
5 6 (3.68%) Electronics
5 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.68%) Marketing
5 6 (3.68%) Retail
6 4 (2.45%) Law
7 2 (1.23%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 94 (57.67%) Developer
2 73 (44.79%) .NET Developer
3 22 (13.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (12.88%) Automation Tester
4 21 (12.88%) Tester
5 14 (8.59%) Developer in Test
6 13 (7.98%) Test Automation Developer
7 12 (7.36%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (6.13%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (6.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (4.29%) Analyst
10 7 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.68%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.68%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (52.15%) .NET
2 73 (44.79%) ASP.NET
2 73 (44.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 73 (44.79%) Node.js
3 72 (44.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 72 (44.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 72 (44.17%) RESTful
4 70 (42.94%) WCF
5 51 (31.29%) .NET Framework
6 50 (30.67%) Code First Entity Framework
6 50 (30.67%) Entity Framework
7 18 (11.04%) AngularJS
8 14 (8.59%) HTML
9 13 (7.98%) CSS
9 13 (7.98%) REST
10 11 (6.75%) Web Services
11 10 (6.13%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (4.91%) CSS3
12 8 (4.91%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (4.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.93%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.52%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.68%) Social Network
4 5 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.07%) Wiki
5 4 (2.45%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.84%) BBC
6 3 (1.84%) Fintech
6 3 (1.84%) Social Media
7 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.23%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (30.67%) Linux
2 37 (22.70%) Unix
3 22 (13.50%) Windows
4 8 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.84%) Android
5 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (79.14%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (50.92%) TDD
3 82 (50.31%) BDD
4 73 (44.79%) MVC
4 73 (44.79%) Web Application Development
5 39 (23.93%) DevOps
6 36 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (22.09%) Test Automation
7 23 (14.11%) Configuration Management
8 22 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (11.04%) Open Source
10 15 (9.20%) OO
10 15 (9.20%) SDLC
11 13 (7.98%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (6.75%) Kanban
12 11 (6.75%) Web Development
13 9 (5.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (5.52%) Mentoring
13 9 (5.52%) Scrum
13 9 (5.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 105 (64.42%) C#
2 81 (49.69%) Python
3 63 (38.65%) Java
4 35 (21.47%) SQL
5 33 (20.25%) JavaScript
6 26 (15.95%) PHP
7 25 (15.34%) Bash Shell
8 18 (11.04%) Perl
9 17 (10.43%) Shell Script
10 15 (9.20%) VB.NET
11 14 (8.59%) VB
12 3 (1.84%) Bourne shell
12 3 (1.84%) C
12 3 (1.84%) F#
13 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.61%) C++
14 1 (0.61%) Go
14 1 (0.61%) Groovy
14 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (2.45%) CEH
1 4 (2.45%) GCIH
1 4 (2.45%) GIAC
1 4 (2.45%) OSCP
1 4 (2.45%) SANS
2 3 (1.84%) Degree
2 3 (1.84%) ISEB
2 3 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.23%) CISSP
3 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.13%) Docker
2 8 (4.91%) vSphere
3 6 (3.68%) Xen
3 6 (3.68%) XenServer
4 5 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.23%) Snort
5 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (20.86%) Puppet
2 29 (17.79%) Ansible
2 29 (17.79%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.59%) Terraform
4 7 (4.29%) Cobbler
5 6 (3.68%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (1.84%) Kibana
6 3 (1.84%) WSUS
7 2 (1.23%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.23%) Suricata
7 2 (1.23%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.61%) Packer
8 1 (0.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (25.77%) Facebook
2 8 (4.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.91%) Oracle
2 8 (4.91%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.29%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.68%) EnterpriseDB
4 6 (3.68%) SAP
5 3 (1.84%) Apple
5 3 (1.84%) Google
5 3 (1.84%) Sony
5 3 (1.84%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.23%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.23%) FireEye
6 2 (1.23%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.23%) Intel
6 2 (1.23%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.23%) Sophos
6 2 (1.23%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.23%) TippingPoint
6 2 (1.23%) VMware