Period
to 18 June 2021

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 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 181 164 148
Rank change year-on-year -17 -16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 28 33 136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.63% 0.87% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.72% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 105
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,900 £26,400
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +22.22%
75th Percentile £64,375 £67,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +14.29%

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 1,993 1,921 3,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.81% 50.45% 51.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,488 3,057
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,125 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ruby as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

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 18 June 2021. 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 -19 12 £57,500 +27.78% 4
Hertfordshire -1 9 £35,000 -46.15% 6
Essex +6 7 £50,000 - 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 16 (57.14%) Python
2 13 (46.43%) DevOps
3 12 (42.86%) C#
3 12 (42.86%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (32.14%) C++
6 8 (28.57%) C
6 8 (28.57%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) Perl
6 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 8 (28.57%) AWS
7 7 (25.00%) Docker
7 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.00%) HTML
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
8 6 (21.43%) Games
8 6 (21.43%) Marketing
8 6 (21.43%) Azure
8 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
9 5 (17.86%) SaaS
9 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
9 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (17.86%) Blog
9 5 (17.86%) GitLab
9 5 (17.86%) Ansible
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (17.86%) Social Skills
10 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code

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 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Azure
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
4 4 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (10.71%) GCP
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
6 2 (7.14%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (7.14%) IaaS
6 2 (7.14%) PaaS
7 1 (3.57%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (3.57%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (3.57%) Datadog
7 1 (3.57%) GitHub
7 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) GitLab
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
4 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (21.43%) Games
1 6 (21.43%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Social Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Law
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Public Sector
5 1 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
1 8 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Author
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Author
3 5 (17.86%) Graduate
3 5 (17.86%) Graduate Technical Author
3 5 (17.86%) Junior
3 5 (17.86%) Junior Technical Author
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) E-CommerceWebmaster
6 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) Ajax
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) Laravel
4 2 (7.14%) Node.js
4 2 (7.14%) RESTful
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) Velocity
5 1 (3.57%) XHTML
5 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Blog
2 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.14%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) Benchmarking
7 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
7 3 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.14%) Fintech
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.14%) Microservices
8 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) C++
4 8 (28.57%) C
4 8 (28.57%) Perl
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
8 4 (14.29%) PHP
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.57%) Go
10 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (17.86%) Ansible
3 4 (14.29%) Terraform
4 3 (10.71%) Puppet
5 2 (7.14%) Nagios
5 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.57%) Grafana
6 1 (3.57%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) SOASTA, Inc