Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 145 174
Rank change year-on-year -28 +29 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 213 272 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.78% 2.19% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% 3.91% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 125 216 219
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 6,673 6,953 7,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 55.85% 56.08% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5,369 5,769 6,099
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 0 118 £45,000 -21.74% 19
Hertfordshire -38 68 £47,500 -9.52% 10
Suffolk - 13 £57,500 - 4
Essex +24 8 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Norfolk +5 5 £35,000 - 3
Bedfordshire -1 1 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 137 (64.32%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (54.93%) Python
3 106 (49.77%) DevOps
4 102 (47.89%) TDD
5 101 (47.42%) .NET
5 101 (47.42%) Amazon AWS
6 89 (41.78%) JavaScript
7 88 (41.31%) Linux
8 84 (39.44%) RESTful
9 81 (38.03%) C#
9 81 (38.03%) Jenkins
10 78 (36.62%) Node.js
11 76 (35.68%) MVC
12 74 (34.74%) Continuous Integration
13 73 (34.27%) ASP.NET
14 70 (32.86%) SQL Server
15 68 (31.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 66 (30.99%) Microsoft Azure
17 65 (30.52%) NoSQL
18 64 (30.05%) Web Application Development
19 62 (29.11%) ASP.NET MVC
19 62 (29.11%) SQL Server 2016
20 59 (27.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 59 (27.70%) WorldPay
21 57 (26.76%) Git (software)
22 55 (25.82%) AngularJS
23 52 (24.41%) Ansible
23 52 (24.41%) Java
24 51 (23.94%) Opscode Chef
25 50 (23.47%) Puppet

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 31 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.35%) CloudStack
2 5 (2.35%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.94%) Apache
3 2 (0.94%) Drupal
3 2 (0.94%) nginx
4 1 (0.47%) Confluence
4 1 (0.47%) IIS
4 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.69%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 23 (10.80%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.47%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 101 (47.42%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (30.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (12.21%) GitHub
4 24 (11.27%) OpenShift
5 16 (7.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (6.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.82%) Akamai
7 6 (2.82%) Runscope
7 6 (2.82%) SaaS
7 6 (2.82%) Serverless
8 5 (2.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.35%) IaaS
8 5 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.94%) Stackdriver
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.55%) DNS
1 31 (14.55%) Firewall
2 11 (5.16%) SMS
3 7 (3.29%) WAN
4 6 (2.82%) SNMP
5 3 (1.41%) Internet
6 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.47%) LAN
7 1 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.47%) SAN
7 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.47%) VLAN
7 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 65 (30.52%) NoSQL
3 62 (29.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 34 (15.96%) MongoDB
5 25 (11.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (8.45%) MySQL
7 6 (2.82%) Endeca
7 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.88%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.94%) Big Data
11 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.47%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 81 (38.03%) Jenkins
2 57 (26.76%) Git (software)
3 26 (12.21%) Cucumber
4 24 (11.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 23 (10.80%) TeamCity
6 9 (4.23%) Metasploit
7 6 (2.82%) JUnit
7 6 (2.82%) Mockito
8 5 (2.35%) GoCD
8 5 (2.35%) Maven
8 5 (2.35%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.94%) GitLab
9 2 (0.94%) JIRA
10 1 (0.47%) Capybara
10 1 (0.47%) Codeship
10 1 (0.47%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.47%) Selenium
10 1 (0.47%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (13.62%) Finance
2 24 (11.27%) Games
3 15 (7.04%) Legal
4 5 (2.35%) Music Industry
5 4 (1.88%) Law
5 4 (1.88%) Marketing
6 3 (1.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 111 (52.11%) Developer
2 60 (28.17%) .NET Developer
3 29 (13.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (10.33%) Messaging Developer
4 22 (10.33%) Senior Developer
5 20 (9.39%) Automation Engineer
5 20 (9.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (9.39%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Java Scala Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Scala Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Senior Scala Developer
7 18 (8.45%) Cloud Engineer
8 17 (7.98%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (7.98%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.98%) Software Engineer
9 12 (5.63%) Analyst
9 12 (5.63%) Automation Analyst
9 12 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (47.42%) .NET
2 84 (39.44%) RESTful
3 78 (36.62%) Node.js
4 73 (34.27%) ASP.NET
5 68 (31.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 62 (29.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (27.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 55 (25.82%) AngularJS
9 40 (18.78%) .NET Framework
9 40 (18.78%) WCF
10 38 (17.84%) Web Services
11 30 (14.08%) Middleware
12 29 (13.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (12.68%) CSS
13 27 (12.68%) HTML
13 27 (12.68%) KnockoutJS
14 26 (12.21%) RabbitMQ
15 25 (11.74%) WPF
16 24 (11.27%) Akka
16 24 (11.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.78%) Public Cloud
2 35 (16.43%) Linux Command Line
2 35 (16.43%) Private Cloud
3 30 (14.08%) Data Centre
4 23 (10.80%) Fintech
5 20 (9.39%) Computer Science
6 19 (8.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 19 (8.92%) Online Games
7 10 (4.69%) Robotics
8 7 (3.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (3.29%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (2.82%) Cloud Native
10 5 (2.35%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.88%) User Experience
12 3 (1.41%) BBC
12 3 (1.41%) Social Media
13 2 (0.94%) LIMS
13 2 (0.94%) Smart Home
13 2 (0.94%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 88 (41.31%) Linux
2 45 (21.13%) Windows
3 34 (15.96%) Unix
4 20 (9.39%) Apple iOS
5 19 (8.92%) Android
6 9 (4.23%) Kali Linux
7 6 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (2.82%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (64.32%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (49.77%) DevOps
3 102 (47.89%) TDD
4 76 (35.68%) MVC
5 74 (34.74%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (30.05%) Web Application Development
7 49 (23.00%) BDD
8 46 (21.60%) Configuration Management
9 44 (20.66%) Software Engineering
10 41 (19.25%) OO
11 38 (17.84%) Test Automation
12 37 (17.37%) Continuous Deployment
13 33 (15.49%) Load Balancing
14 32 (15.02%) E-Commerce
15 31 (14.55%) Continuous Delivery
16 23 (10.80%) Kanban
17 22 (10.33%) Dependency Injection
17 22 (10.33%) Microservices
17 22 (10.33%) Multithreading
18 21 (9.86%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 117 (54.93%) Python
2 89 (41.78%) JavaScript
3 81 (38.03%) C#
4 52 (24.41%) Java
5 48 (22.54%) Bash Shell
6 44 (20.66%) PowerShell
7 34 (15.96%) PHP
8 29 (13.62%) SQL
9 25 (11.74%) Perl
9 25 (11.74%) Scala
10 22 (10.33%) F#
11 17 (7.98%) Go
12 7 (3.29%) C
13 3 (1.41%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.47%) AWK
14 1 (0.47%) C++
14 1 (0.47%) ES6
14 1 (0.47%) Groovy
14 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (9.39%) Degree
2 10 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (4.69%) HND
3 9 (4.23%) CEH
3 9 (4.23%) CISA
3 9 (4.23%) CISM
3 9 (4.23%) CISSP
3 9 (4.23%) CompTIA Security+
3 9 (4.23%) CSSLP
3 9 (4.23%) GIAC
3 9 (4.23%) SSCP
4 7 (3.29%) SANS
5 5 (2.35%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.92%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.29%) QA
3 5 (2.35%) GCP
System Software
1 45 (21.13%) Docker
2 30 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 30 (14.08%) Virtual Desktop
2 30 (14.08%) Virtual Servers
2 30 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (14.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (24.41%) Ansible
2 51 (23.94%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (23.47%) Puppet
4 30 (14.08%) vCenter Server
4 30 (14.08%) vRealize
5 26 (12.21%) Terraform
6 24 (11.27%) Kibana
7 22 (10.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 22 (10.33%) WSUS
8 15 (7.04%) Kubernetes
9 9 (4.23%) Nessus
9 9 (4.23%) Nmap
10 6 (2.82%) Nagios
11 2 (0.94%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.94%) logstash
12 1 (0.47%) Grafana
12 1 (0.47%) Icinga
12 1 (0.47%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.47%) Salt
12 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (27.70%) WorldPay
2 42 (19.72%) Splunk
3 35 (16.43%) AppDynamics
4 31 (14.55%) VMware
5 30 (14.08%) BMC
5 30 (14.08%) Cisco
5 30 (14.08%) Citrix
5 30 (14.08%) F5
5 30 (14.08%) Fortinet
6 23 (10.80%) Microsoft
7 19 (8.92%) ServiceNow
8 14 (6.57%) Google
8 14 (6.57%) Qualys
9 11 (5.16%) Oracle
10 9 (4.23%) Netsparker
11 6 (2.82%) ATG
12 3 (1.41%) Apple
12 3 (1.41%) Facebook
12 3 (1.41%) Sony
12 3 (1.41%) Yahoo!