Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 118 152
Rank change year-on-year -82 +34 +57
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 131 314 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.28% 2.61% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 4.49% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 93 262 235
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 5,426 7,001 7,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.08% 58.17% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4,448 5,870 6,027
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -27 67 £41,500 -17.00% 33
Hertfordshire -82 46 £52,500 - 7
Suffolk +4 10 £50,000 +42.86% 5
Norfolk +7 3 £32,500 - 1
Essex +6 3 £22,500 -47.06% 4
Bedfordshire -7 2 £48,750 +4.28% 1
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 87 (66.41%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (62.60%) Python
3 46 (35.11%) Linux
4 45 (34.35%) C#
5 43 (32.82%) TDD
6 40 (30.53%) PHP
6 40 (30.53%) .NET
6 40 (30.53%) Git (software)
7 39 (29.77%) DevOps
8 37 (28.24%) Java
9 36 (27.48%) JavaScript
9 36 (27.48%) Amazon AWS
10 33 (25.19%) Open Source
10 33 (25.19%) Software Engineering
11 30 (22.90%) MVC
12 29 (22.14%) Perl
12 29 (22.14%) Docker
12 29 (22.14%) Node.js
13 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
14 26 (19.85%) ASP.NET
15 25 (19.08%) Degree
15 25 (19.08%) Puppet
16 24 (18.32%) BDD
16 24 (18.32%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (18.32%) RESTful
16 24 (18.32%) CSS
16 24 (18.32%) HTML
16 24 (18.32%) Ansible
16 24 (18.32%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (17.56%) Jenkins

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 12 (9.16%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (8.40%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.34%) Drupal
4 5 (3.82%) nginx
5 4 (3.05%) CMS
5 4 (3.05%) Confluence
5 4 (3.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (3.05%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.76%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) OpenWhisk
6 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (27.48%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (9.92%) GitHub
5 7 (5.34%) OpenShift
6 5 (3.82%) Stackdriver
7 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.29%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.53%) Serverless
9 1 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.76%) IaaS
9 1 (0.76%) SaaS
9 1 (0.76%) Slack
9 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.76%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) DHCP
1 3 (2.29%) DNS
1 3 (2.29%) FTP
1 3 (2.29%) HTTP
1 3 (2.29%) SSL
2 2 (1.53%) BGP
2 2 (1.53%) OSPF
2 2 (1.53%) SNMP
2 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.03%) NoSQL
3 20 (15.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (11.45%) MongoDB
5 13 (9.92%) MySQL
6 9 (6.87%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.29%) Big Data
10 2 (1.53%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.76%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (30.53%) Git (software)
2 23 (17.56%) Jenkins
3 15 (11.45%) Metasploit
4 14 (10.69%) TeamCity
5 8 (6.11%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.58%) NCrunch
6 6 (4.58%) ReSharper
7 5 (3.82%) JIRA
7 5 (3.82%) Maven
8 4 (3.05%) Redmine
8 4 (3.05%) Selenium
8 4 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (3.05%) Subversion
8 4 (3.05%) Xcode
9 3 (2.29%) Burp Suite
9 3 (2.29%) Hudson
9 3 (2.29%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.29%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.53%) Gradle
General
1 12 (9.16%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Games
3 5 (3.82%) Electronics
3 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.82%) Marketing
3 5 (3.82%) Music Industry
3 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.05%) Law
4 4 (3.05%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (44.27%) Developer
2 20 (15.27%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.21%) Software Engineer
4 14 (10.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (9.16%) Security Engineer
6 12 (9.16%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
7 10 (7.63%) Graduate
7 10 (7.63%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Junior
9 8 (6.11%) Junior Developer
9 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Audio Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.58%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.58%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Tester
11 5 (3.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.53%) .NET
2 29 (22.14%) Node.js
3 26 (19.85%) ASP.NET
4 24 (18.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (18.32%) CSS
4 24 (18.32%) HTML
4 24 (18.32%) RESTful
5 22 (16.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 20 (15.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (14.50%) AngularJS
8 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 15 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (10.69%) WCF
9 14 (10.69%) Web Services
10 13 (9.92%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (9.16%) .NET Framework
12 11 (8.40%) jQuery
12 11 (8.40%) REST
13 10 (7.63%) Code First Entity Framework
13 10 (7.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.45%) User Experience
3 14 (10.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 11 (8.40%) Private Cloud
5 9 (6.87%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.58%) Music Streaming
7 5 (3.82%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.05%) BBC
8 4 (3.05%) LIMS
8 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.05%) Social Media
9 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.53%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.53%) Fintech
10 2 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.53%) Smart Home
10 2 (1.53%) TMS320
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.11%) Linux
2 15 (11.45%) Kali Linux
3 14 (10.69%) Windows
4 7 (5.34%) Unix
5 6 (4.58%) Android
5 6 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.82%) Mac OS X
6 5 (3.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.76%) CentOS
7 1 (0.76%) Debian
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (66.41%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (32.82%) TDD
3 39 (29.77%) DevOps
4 33 (25.19%) Open Source
4 33 (25.19%) Software Engineering
5 30 (22.90%) MVC
6 24 (18.32%) BDD
6 24 (18.32%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (17.56%) OO
8 21 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (15.27%) Test Automation
9 20 (15.27%) Web Application Development
10 18 (13.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (12.21%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (11.45%) Front End Development
13 14 (10.69%) Scrum
13 14 (10.69%) Security Operations
13 14 (10.69%) SIEM
14 13 (9.92%) Secure Coding
15 12 (9.16%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 82 (62.60%) Python
2 45 (34.35%) C#
3 40 (30.53%) PHP
4 37 (28.24%) Java
5 36 (27.48%) JavaScript
6 29 (22.14%) Perl
7 20 (15.27%) Go
8 17 (12.98%) Bash Shell
9 16 (12.21%) SQL
10 15 (11.45%) C++
11 9 (6.87%) PowerShell
12 7 (5.34%) C
13 5 (3.82%) F#
13 5 (3.82%) Scala
14 4 (3.05%) MATLAB
15 3 (2.29%) Elixir
15 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
15 3 (2.29%) VBScript
16 2 (1.53%) ES6
16 2 (1.53%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (19.08%) Degree
2 15 (11.45%) SANS
3 13 (9.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (9.16%) CEH
4 12 (9.16%) CISA
4 12 (9.16%) CISM
4 12 (9.16%) CISSP
4 12 (9.16%) CompTIA Security+
4 12 (9.16%) CSSLP
4 12 (9.16%) GIAC
4 12 (9.16%) SSCP
5 2 (1.53%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.76%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) HIPAA
1 3 (2.29%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.53%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (22.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 25 (19.08%) Puppet
2 24 (18.32%) Ansible
3 18 (13.74%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (12.21%) Kubernetes
5 12 (9.16%) Nessus
5 12 (9.16%) Nmap
6 8 (6.11%) Kibana
7 7 (5.34%) Terraform
8 6 (4.58%) Grafana
8 6 (4.58%) Prometheus
9 5 (3.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 5 (3.82%) HAProxy
9 5 (3.82%) WSUS
10 4 (3.05%) Nagios
11 3 (2.29%) logstash
12 2 (1.53%) Icinga
12 2 (1.53%) Packer
12 2 (1.53%) Salt
12 2 (1.53%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.76%) FTK
Vendors
1 19 (14.50%) Google
2 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.69%) Qualys
3 12 (9.16%) Netsparker
4 9 (6.87%) New Relic
4 9 (6.87%) WorldPay
5 5 (3.82%) SAP
5 5 (3.82%) SolarWinds
6 4 (3.05%) Apple
6 4 (3.05%) Facebook
6 4 (3.05%) Percona
6 4 (3.05%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.05%) Sony
6 4 (3.05%) Xamarin
6 4 (3.05%) Yahoo!
7 3 (2.29%) Splunk
8 2 (1.53%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle
8 2 (1.53%) PagerDuty
8 2 (1.53%) Twitter