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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 115 124
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 65 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.20% 1.63% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 2.98% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 49 56
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £52,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1667 1744 1892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 56.34% 54.81% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1481 1653
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +6 28 £43,750 -7.89% 5
Derbyshire +17 17 £38,000 +58.33% 1
Northamptonshire -3 11 £42,500 - 4
Lincolnshire - 4 £35,000 - 2
Rutland - 4 £30,000 -
Leicestershire -5 1 £30,000 - 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 100 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (52.35%) C#
3 76 (51.01%) .NET
4 74 (49.66%) TDD
5 65 (43.62%) Node.js
6 64 (42.95%) BDD
6 64 (42.95%) MVC
7 61 (40.94%) RESTful
8 59 (39.60%) Git (software)
9 58 (38.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 58 (38.93%) Web Application Development
9 58 (38.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 58 (38.93%) SQL Server
9 58 (38.93%) ASP.NET
9 58 (38.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 53 (35.57%) NoSQL
11 51 (34.23%) WCF
12 47 (31.54%) Python
13 38 (25.50%) .NET Framework
13 38 (25.50%) Entity Framework
13 38 (25.50%) Code First Entity Framework
14 35 (23.49%) Java
15 33 (22.15%) SQL Server 2014
16 31 (20.81%) HTML
17 30 (20.13%) CSS
18 29 (19.46%) Enterprise Software
19 28 (18.79%) DevOps
20 27 (18.12%) Linux
20 27 (18.12%) Perl
21 26 (17.45%) 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 (9.40%) Apache
1 14 (9.40%) nginx
2 13 (8.72%) WordPress
3 7 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.36%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.68%) IIS
5 4 (2.68%) JBoss
5 4 (2.68%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.01%) CloudStack
6 3 (2.01%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.34%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.67%) Jetty
8 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (14.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.38%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.37%) IPv6
2 8 (5.37%) Network Security
3 7 (4.70%) Firewall
4 5 (3.36%) Internet
5 4 (2.68%) DNS
5 4 (2.68%) FTP
5 4 (2.68%) HTTP
5 4 (2.68%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.68%) SSH
6 2 (1.34%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (38.93%) SQL Server
2 53 (35.57%) NoSQL
3 33 (22.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 25 (16.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 21 (14.09%) MySQL
6 9 (6.04%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.34%) Big Data
8 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.34%) Redis
8 2 (1.34%) Riak
Development Applications
1 59 (39.60%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.11%) Selenium
3 21 (14.09%) Cucumber
4 11 (7.38%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.03%) Mocha
5 6 (4.03%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.68%) FitNesse
6 4 (2.68%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.68%) JMeter
7 2 (1.34%) Calabash
8 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 16 (10.74%) Advertising
2 13 (8.72%) Marketing
3 10 (6.71%) Retail
4 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.68%) Finance
6 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (57.05%) Developer
2 54 (36.24%) .NET Developer
3 15 (10.07%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (10.07%) C# Developer
4 14 (9.40%) HTML CSS Developer
4 14 (9.40%) HTML Developer
5 13 (8.72%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 13 (8.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (8.72%) WordPress Developer
6 11 (7.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) PHP Developer
7 10 (6.71%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (6.71%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.37%) AWS DevOps
8 8 (5.37%) Embedded Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Ruby Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (51.01%) .NET
2 65 (43.62%) Node.js
3 61 (40.94%) RESTful
4 58 (38.93%) ASP.NET
4 58 (38.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 58 (38.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 58 (38.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 51 (34.23%) WCF
6 38 (25.50%) .NET Framework
6 38 (25.50%) Code First Entity Framework
6 38 (25.50%) Entity Framework
7 31 (20.81%) HTML
8 30 (20.13%) CSS
9 22 (14.77%) AngularJS
10 19 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (11.41%) HTML5
12 14 (9.40%) Ruby on Rails
13 13 (8.72%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (6.04%) jQuery
15 7 (4.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.71%) Social Media
4 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.03%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.68%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.01%) Social Network
8 2 (1.34%) Fintech
8 2 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.12%) Linux
2 11 (7.38%) Windows
3 10 (6.71%) Android
3 10 (6.71%) Unix
4 9 (6.04%) Mac OS
5 6 (4.03%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (49.66%) TDD
3 64 (42.95%) BDD
3 64 (42.95%) MVC
4 58 (38.93%) Web Application Development
5 28 (18.79%) DevOps
6 23 (15.44%) OO
7 21 (14.09%) Scrum
8 18 (12.08%) Software Engineering
9 16 (10.74%) Configuration Management
9 16 (10.74%) Multithreading
9 16 (10.74%) Web Development
10 13 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (8.72%) E-Commerce
10 13 (8.72%) Pay per click
10 13 (8.72%) SEO
10 13 (8.72%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.71%) Email Marketing
11 10 (6.71%) Kanban
11 10 (6.71%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 78 (52.35%) C#
2 47 (31.54%) Python
3 35 (23.49%) Java
4 27 (18.12%) Perl
5 26 (17.45%) JavaScript
5 26 (17.45%) PHP
6 16 (10.74%) SQL
7 14 (9.40%) Bash Shell
7 14 (9.40%) Go
8 13 (8.72%) VB
8 13 (8.72%) VB.NET
9 11 (7.38%) PowerShell
10 9 (6.04%) C
11 8 (5.37%) C++
11 8 (5.37%) Embedded C
11 8 (5.37%) Embedded C++
11 8 (5.37%) Groovy
12 7 (4.70%) F#
12 7 (4.70%) Scala
13 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (10.74%) Degree
2 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.70%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) QA
2 8 (5.37%) JTAG
2 8 (5.37%) SDET
3 7 (4.70%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (2.68%) iptables
2 3 (2.01%) Docker
2 3 (2.01%) vSphere
2 3 (2.01%) Xen
2 3 (2.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (16.78%) Puppet
2 20 (13.42%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.04%) Ansible
4 7 (4.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 7 (4.70%) Kibana
4 7 (4.70%) SCCM
4 7 (4.70%) WSUS
5 5 (3.36%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.36%) Mesos
6 4 (2.68%) CFEngine
6 4 (2.68%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.34%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.34%) Terraform
7 2 (1.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.74%) Facebook
3 13 (8.72%) Google
4 5 (3.36%) Oracle
5 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.01%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.67%) VMware
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