Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 187 119 174
Rank change year-on-year -68 +55 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 40 11 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.73% 0.61% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.68% 1.09% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 43
10th Percentile " " £39,100
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -19.23% +30.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,375 £78,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% 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 2,383 1,008 3,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.37% 56.06% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,276 806 2,540
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,324 £30,225
25th Percentile £41,125 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -55 18 £62,500 +38.89% 5
Hertfordshire - 15 £40,000 - 3
Suffolk - 8 £40,000 -
Essex -11 7 £72,500 -6.45%
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 34 (85.00%) Python
2 25 (62.50%) DevOps
3 22 (55.00%) Java
4 19 (47.50%) Perl
5 17 (42.50%) Kubernetes
6 16 (40.00%) Linux
7 14 (35.00%) Docker
8 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (27.50%) JIRA
9 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
9 11 (27.50%) Full Stack Development
10 10 (25.00%) React
10 10 (25.00%) Terraform
10 10 (25.00%) AWS
11 9 (22.50%) GitHub
11 9 (22.50%) Microservices
12 8 (20.00%) OpenStack
12 8 (20.00%) Azure
12 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 8 (20.00%) Confluence
12 8 (20.00%) Degree
12 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 8 (20.00%) C#
13 7 (17.50%) C++
13 7 (17.50%) Windows
13 7 (17.50%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (17.50%) SaaS
13 7 (17.50%) TypeScript

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 8 (20.00%) Confluence
1 8 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.50%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Sentinel
2 1 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) AWS
2 9 (22.50%) GitHub
3 8 (20.00%) Azure
4 7 (17.50%) SaaS
5 5 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (12.50%) Amazon S3
6 4 (10.00%) Siri
7 3 (7.50%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (7.50%) Azure Logic Apps
7 3 (7.50%) Azure Sentinel
7 3 (7.50%) CloudFront
7 3 (7.50%) Serverless
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (5.00%) GCP
8 2 (5.00%) IaaS
8 2 (5.00%) PaaS
9 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (27.50%) JIRA
3 6 (15.00%) GitLab
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
1 5 (12.50%) Social Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 4 (10.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Organisational Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Junior
3 6 (15.00%) Junior DevOps
3 6 (15.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate Technical Author
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) React
2 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (15.00%) CSS
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (10.00%) XML
5 3 (7.50%) JSON
6 2 (5.00%) .NET
6 2 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.50%) Ajax
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.50%) CSS3
7 1 (2.50%) jQuery
7 1 (2.50%) Node.js
7 1 (2.50%) React Native
7 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (12.50%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Cloud Native
3 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.50%) Digital Media
3 3 (7.50%) Social Media
3 3 (7.50%) TMS320
4 2 (5.00%) Blog
4 2 (5.00%) Life Science
4 2 (5.00%) Media Streaming
4 2 (5.00%) Music Streaming
4 2 (5.00%) NHS
4 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 5 (12.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) DevOps
2 11 (27.50%) Full Stack Development
3 9 (22.50%) Microservices
4 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.50%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (10.00%) Data Management
8 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning
8 4 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (10.00%) Open Source
8 4 (10.00%) Product Roadmap
8 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.50%) Security Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Signal Processing
9 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) Python
2 22 (55.00%) Java
3 19 (47.50%) Perl
4 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
6 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (20.00%) C#
7 7 (17.50%) C++
7 7 (17.50%) TypeScript
8 6 (15.00%) C
9 4 (10.00%) PHP
10 3 (7.50%) Assembly Language
10 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
10 3 (7.50%) VB
11 2 (5.00%) SQL
12 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) GCFA
2 3 (7.50%) GCFE
2 3 (7.50%) GCIA
2 3 (7.50%) GCIH
2 3 (7.50%) SANS
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Kubernetes
2 10 (25.00%) Terraform
3 5 (12.50%) Ansible
4 4 (10.00%) Puppet
5 2 (5.00%) Grafana
5 2 (5.00%) Nagios
5 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Apple
2 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.50%) Splunk
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) SOASTA, Inc
3 2 (5.00%) Sony
3 2 (5.00%) Twitter
4 1 (2.50%) FIS
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Orchard