Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 147 164
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 -25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 19 131 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.67% 1.81% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 3.57% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 117 144
Median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £24,700 £42,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -

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 1,488 3,667 6,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 52.77% 50.53% 55.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,135 2,783 5,179
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 2020. 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 +20 12 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Essex +5 4 - -
Bedfordshire +49 1 £90,000 +132.26% 1
Hertfordshire +17 1 - - 2
Norfolk +8 1 - -
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 13 (68.42%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
4 6 (31.58%) Redmine
4 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 6 (31.58%) Docker
4 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
4 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
4 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
4 6 (31.58%) C
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (26.32%) Music Streaming
5 5 (26.32%) Assembly Language
5 5 (26.32%) Migration
5 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 5 (26.32%) Signal Processing
6 4 (21.05%) InfiniBand
6 4 (21.05%) GPFS
6 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
6 4 (21.05%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
6 4 (21.05%) Relational Database

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 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Heroku
2 1 (5.26%) AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) InfiniBand
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
3 1 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Looker
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Presto
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (31.58%) Redmine
General
1 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Backend Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) PostGIS
2 1 (5.26%) React
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) SVG
2 1 (5.26%) Vue.js
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
2 5 (26.32%) Music Streaming
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Native
3 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud
4 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
1 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Signal Processing
3 4 (21.05%) Bioinformatics
3 4 (21.05%) Biology
3 4 (21.05%) Computational Biology
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Data Management
3 4 (21.05%) Deployment Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
3 4 (21.05%) Microservices
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
3 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
4 6 (31.58%) C
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
5 5 (26.32%) Assembly Language
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) C#
8 1 (5.26%) PHP
8 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
2 4 (21.05%) GPFS
2 4 (21.05%) Lustre
2 4 (21.05%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Mapbox
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk
2 1 (5.26%) Tableau