Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 149 192
Rank change year-on-year +58 +43 -25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 377 252 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.19% 2.03% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 3.71% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 323 240 213
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,913 6,799 7,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.46% 54.70% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5,783 5,773 6,433
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
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 of England

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in the East of England

Ruby
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in the East of England.

Salary trend for Ruby in the East of England

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in the East of England

Ruby
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cambridgeshire +43 178 £45,000 - 24
Hertfordshire +16 157 £52,500 -4.55% 12
Essex +29 24 £65,000 +85.71% 5
Suffolk +13 11 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Bedfordshire +25 6 £46,750 -18.70% 3
Norfolk +10 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 of England region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 298 (79.05%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (64.99%) C#
3 235 (62.33%) TDD
4 220 (58.36%) .NET
5 216 (57.29%) Node.js
6 203 (53.85%) RESTful
7 202 (53.58%) ASP.NET
7 202 (53.58%) MVC
8 200 (53.05%) SQL Server
9 199 (52.79%) Web Application Development
10 198 (52.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 197 (52.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 197 (52.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 186 (49.34%) Git (software)
12 186 (49.34%) NoSQL
13 177 (46.95%) BDD
14 174 (46.15%) SQL Server 2016
15 163 (43.24%) WCF
16 134 (35.54%) OO
17 110 (29.18%) Python
18 91 (24.14%) JavaScript
18 91 (24.14%) AngularJS
19 85 (22.55%) Java
20 75 (19.89%) .NET Framework
21 68 (18.04%) Entity Framework
21 68 (18.04%) Code First Entity Framework
22 67 (17.77%) KnockoutJS
22 67 (17.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 61 (16.18%) Linux
24 57 (15.12%) DevOps

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 37 (9.81%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (3.98%) OpenStack
3 9 (2.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (0.80%) Apache
5 2 (0.53%) Confluence
5 2 (0.53%) IIS
6 1 (0.27%) CMS
6 1 (0.27%) nginx
6 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 45 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (11.67%) GitHub
3 43 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (5.04%) OpenShift
5 15 (3.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.33%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.33%) Route 53
7 5 (1.33%) Serverless
8 4 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.80%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.80%) Heroku
9 3 (0.80%) PaaS
10 2 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.65%) TCP/IP
1 10 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (2.39%) WAN
3 7 (1.86%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.59%) Broadband
4 6 (1.59%) SNMP
5 5 (1.33%) Firewall
6 4 (1.06%) Internet
7 3 (0.80%) LAN
7 3 (0.80%) SAN
8 2 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.53%) DNS
8 2 (0.53%) SMS
9 1 (0.27%) DHCP
9 1 (0.27%) MQTT
9 1 (0.27%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.27%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.27%) VPN
9 1 (0.27%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (53.05%) SQL Server
2 186 (49.34%) NoSQL
3 174 (46.15%) SQL Server 2016
4 44 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (10.08%) MongoDB
6 28 (7.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (6.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (3.71%) Geospatial Data
8 14 (3.71%) Redis
9 10 (2.65%) Big Data
10 8 (2.12%) MySQL
11 5 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 186 (49.34%) Git (software)
2 43 (11.41%) Jenkins
3 34 (9.02%) TeamCity
4 27 (7.16%) Selenium
5 19 (5.04%) Cucumber
6 18 (4.77%) Bitbucket
6 18 (4.77%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (3.98%) JIRA
8 14 (3.71%) HP UFT
9 13 (3.45%) SpecFlow
10 12 (3.18%) Maven
11 8 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.86%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.06%) Mocha
13 4 (1.06%) Subversion
14 3 (0.80%) JUnit
14 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio
15 2 (0.53%) GitLab
15 2 (0.53%) Mercurial
15 2 (0.53%) webpack
General
1 26 (6.90%) Music Industry
2 21 (5.57%) Finance
3 19 (5.04%) Games
4 6 (1.59%) Marketing
5 5 (1.33%) Automotive
5 5 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.27%) Electronics
6 1 (0.27%) Law
6 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 274 (72.68%) Developer
2 196 (51.99%) .NET Developer
3 40 (10.61%) .NET Software Developer
4 38 (10.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 34 (9.02%) Messaging Developer
6 23 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (5.84%) Social Media Developer
8 21 (5.57%) Senior Developer
9 18 (4.77%) Cloud Engineer
10 17 (4.51%) Software Developer
11 15 (3.98%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (3.98%) Software Engineer
12 12 (3.18%) CloudOps Engineer
13 11 (2.92%) Quality Engineer
14 10 (2.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 10 (2.65%) QA Engineer
14 10 (2.65%) Test Engineer
14 10 (2.65%) Tester
15 9 (2.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 8 (2.12%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (58.36%) .NET
2 216 (57.29%) Node.js
3 203 (53.85%) RESTful
4 202 (53.58%) ASP.NET
5 198 (52.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 197 (52.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 197 (52.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 163 (43.24%) WCF
8 91 (24.14%) AngularJS
9 75 (19.89%) .NET Framework
10 68 (18.04%) Code First Entity Framework
10 68 (18.04%) Entity Framework
11 67 (17.77%) KnockoutJS
11 67 (17.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 51 (13.53%) Ruby on Rails
13 40 (10.61%) WPF
14 35 (9.28%) RabbitMQ
15 34 (9.02%) MSMQ
16 21 (5.57%) CSS
16 21 (5.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.75%) Private Cloud
2 29 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.90%) Social Network
4 22 (5.84%) Algorithms
4 22 (5.84%) BBC
4 22 (5.84%) Social Media
5 21 (5.57%) Fintech
6 18 (4.77%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.98%) Public Cloud
7 15 (3.98%) User Experience
8 14 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (3.71%) Blog
9 12 (3.18%) Data Centre
10 8 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.59%) Online Games
11 6 (1.59%) Smart City
12 4 (1.06%) Biotechnology
12 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.53%) Clustering
13 2 (0.53%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 61 (16.18%) Linux
2 22 (5.84%) Windows
3 8 (2.12%) Android
4 7 (1.86%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.86%) Mac OS X
4 7 (1.86%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (1.59%) Unix
6 5 (1.33%) CentOS
7 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.53%) DC/OS
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (79.05%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (62.33%) TDD
3 202 (53.58%) MVC
4 199 (52.79%) Web Application Development
5 177 (46.95%) BDD
6 134 (35.54%) OO
7 57 (15.12%) DevOps
8 54 (14.32%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (13.00%) Test Automation
10 44 (11.67%) Open Source
11 39 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (9.81%) SDLC
13 36 (9.55%) Kanban
14 35 (9.28%) High Availability
14 35 (9.28%) Multithreading
14 35 (9.28%) Software Engineering
15 34 (9.02%) Dependency Injection
16 33 (8.75%) Web Development
17 32 (8.49%) Mentoring
18 27 (7.16%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 245 (64.99%) C#
2 110 (29.18%) Python
3 91 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 85 (22.55%) Java
5 39 (10.34%) SQL
6 34 (9.02%) F#
7 29 (7.69%) PHP
8 28 (7.43%) C
9 23 (6.10%) Scala
10 21 (5.57%) C++
11 16 (4.24%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.18%) Perl
13 11 (2.92%) VB
14 5 (1.33%) R
15 4 (1.06%) Go
15 4 (1.06%) Haskell
16 2 (0.53%) Erlang
16 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (7.69%) Degree
2 8 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.86%) PhD
4 3 (0.80%) ISEB
4 3 (0.80%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.53%) HND
6 1 (0.27%) CEH
6 1 (0.27%) CISM
6 1 (0.27%) CISSP
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.16%) QA
2 8 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) GCP
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (8.75%) Docker
2 12 (3.18%) vSphere
3 9 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.27%) iptables
5 1 (0.27%) KVM
5 1 (0.27%) NFS
5 1 (0.27%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 42 (11.14%) Ansible
2 34 (9.02%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 34 (9.02%) Kibana
2 34 (9.02%) WSUS
3 29 (7.69%) Puppet
4 25 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (4.51%) Kubernetes
6 14 (3.71%) Nagios
7 7 (1.86%) Terraform
8 2 (0.53%) Consul
8 2 (0.53%) Marathon
8 2 (0.53%) Mesos
8 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.27%) Cacti
9 1 (0.27%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.27%) Grafana
9 1 (0.27%) logstash
9 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 37 (9.81%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.90%) Google
3 22 (5.84%) Apple
3 22 (5.84%) Facebook
3 22 (5.84%) Sony
3 22 (5.84%) Yahoo!
4 18 (4.77%) WorldPay
5 16 (4.24%) Oracle
6 14 (3.71%) Splunk
7 13 (3.45%) VMware
8 12 (3.18%) AppDynamics
8 12 (3.18%) Qualys
9 4 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.80%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.80%) Cisco
10 3 (0.80%) F5
10 3 (0.80%) IBM
10 3 (0.80%) Nokia
11 2 (0.53%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.53%) SaltStack