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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 136 167
Rank change year-on-year +12 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 140 128 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.29% 1.90% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.93% 3.69% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 106 115 122
Median salary £53,750 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,612
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3562 3468 4200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.19% 51.52% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2982 3054 3632
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +22 63 £57,500 +21.05% 7
Hertfordshire +2 59 £52,500 - 9
Essex -5 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Bedfordshire +9 7 £40,000 -36.00%
Norfolk -5 3 £35,000 -56.25% 1
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 168 (63.40%) TDD
2 163 (61.51%) C#
3 158 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (56.60%) BDD
5 143 (53.96%) .NET
6 135 (50.94%) Node.js
7 133 (50.19%) MVC
8 130 (49.06%) ASP.NET
9 129 (48.68%) Git (software)
10 128 (48.30%) NoSQL
11 127 (47.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 126 (47.55%) SQL Server
13 124 (46.79%) RESTful
14 123 (46.42%) WCF
14 123 (46.42%) Web Application Development
14 123 (46.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 119 (44.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 85 (32.08%) JavaScript
17 80 (30.19%) Python
17 80 (30.19%) SQL Server 2014
18 79 (29.81%) Java
19 76 (28.68%) OO
20 61 (23.02%) .NET Framework
20 61 (23.02%) Entity Framework
21 57 (21.51%) Code First Entity Framework
22 53 (20.00%) Degree
22 53 (20.00%) Software Engineering
23 52 (19.62%) SQL Server 2016
24 45 (16.98%) Computer Science
24 45 (16.98%) Test Automation

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 28 (10.57%) nginx
2 18 (6.79%) IIS
3 16 (6.04%) Apache
3 16 (6.04%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (6.04%) OpenStack
4 12 (4.53%) ColdFusion
5 11 (4.15%) Drupal
6 6 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.51%) Confluence
8 3 (1.13%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.75%) WordPress
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.38%) CMS
10 1 (0.38%) DNN
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
1 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.91%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (4.91%) GitHub
3 12 (4.53%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (4.53%) Loggly
4 11 (4.15%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.13%) IaaS
7 2 (0.75%) PaaS
7 2 (0.75%) SaaS
8 1 (0.38%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.55%) Firewall
2 5 (1.89%) HTTP
3 4 (1.51%) Internet
4 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.75%) DNS
5 2 (0.75%) ICMP
5 2 (0.75%) SSL
5 2 (0.75%) VPN
5 2 (0.75%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) SNMP
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (48.30%) NoSQL
2 126 (47.55%) SQL Server
3 80 (30.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 52 (19.62%) SQL Server 2016
5 23 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (6.42%) MySQL
7 15 (5.66%) MongoDB
8 14 (5.28%) Redis
9 13 (4.91%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (4.53%) InfluxDB
11 4 (1.51%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.13%) DB2
13 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.75%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.75%) Geospatial Data
14 1 (0.38%) Big Data
14 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 129 (48.68%) Git (software)
2 36 (13.58%) Jenkins
3 30 (11.32%) Selenium
4 24 (9.06%) TeamCity
5 23 (8.68%) Vagrant
6 14 (5.28%) JIRA
7 13 (4.91%) Cucumber
8 12 (4.53%) PHPUnit
9 9 (3.40%) NCrunch
9 9 (3.40%) ReSharper
9 9 (3.40%) RSpec
9 9 (3.40%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.51%) CircleCI
11 3 (1.13%) Maven
11 3 (1.13%) Mockito
11 3 (1.13%) TestNG
12 2 (0.75%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.75%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.75%) Subversion
12 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (7.55%) Music Industry
2 13 (4.91%) Games
3 12 (4.53%) Finance
4 6 (2.26%) Retail
5 2 (0.75%) Electronics
5 2 (0.75%) French Language
5 2 (0.75%) German Language
5 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.75%) Marketing
5 2 (0.75%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.38%) Automotive
6 1 (0.38%) Publishing
6 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 181 (68.30%) Developer
2 117 (44.15%) .NET Developer
3 33 (12.45%) Social Media Developer
4 31 (11.70%) C# Developer
5 30 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (10.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 27 (10.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (9.06%) .NET Software Developer
7 24 (9.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 22 (8.30%) Software Developer
9 21 (7.92%) Graduate
10 18 (6.79%) Consultant
11 16 (6.04%) Graduate Consultant
11 16 (6.04%) Graduate Technical Consultant
11 16 (6.04%) Senior Developer
11 16 (6.04%) Technical Consultant
12 15 (5.66%) Software Engineer
13 13 (4.91%) AWS DevOps
13 13 (4.91%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (53.96%) .NET
2 135 (50.94%) Node.js
3 130 (49.06%) ASP.NET
4 127 (47.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 124 (46.79%) RESTful
6 123 (46.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 123 (46.42%) WCF
7 119 (44.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 61 (23.02%) .NET Framework
8 61 (23.02%) Entity Framework
9 57 (21.51%) Code First Entity Framework
10 44 (16.60%) Ruby on Rails
11 43 (16.23%) AngularJS
12 35 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (11.70%) KnockoutJS
14 20 (7.55%) CSS
15 18 (6.79%) HTML
16 13 (4.91%) Django
16 13 (4.91%) Web Services
17 12 (4.53%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.98%) Computer Science
2 33 (12.45%) BBC
2 33 (12.45%) Social Media
3 29 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (8.30%) Algorithms
4 22 (8.30%) User Experience
5 17 (6.42%) Life Science
6 11 (4.15%) Private Cloud
6 11 (4.15%) Smart City
7 6 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.51%) Blog
9 3 (1.13%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.13%) Social Network
10 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) Clustering
11 1 (0.38%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.38%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 40 (15.09%) Linux
2 28 (10.57%) Windows
3 12 (4.53%) Mac OS X
3 12 (4.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (4.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.64%) Unix
5 4 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.13%) CentOS
6 3 (1.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.38%) Debian
7 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (63.40%) TDD
2 158 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (56.60%) BDD
4 133 (50.19%) MVC
5 123 (46.42%) Web Application Development
6 76 (28.68%) OO
7 53 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 45 (16.98%) Test Automation
9 40 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (14.34%) Open Source
11 37 (13.96%) DevOps
12 24 (9.06%) Continuous Delivery
13 22 (8.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (8.30%) High Availability
14 18 (6.79%) Mathematics
14 18 (6.79%) Presales
15 17 (6.42%) Configuration Management
15 17 (6.42%) Physics
15 17 (6.42%) SDLC
16 14 (5.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 163 (61.51%) C#
2 85 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 80 (30.19%) Python
4 79 (29.81%) Java
5 45 (16.98%) Perl
6 30 (11.32%) C++
7 28 (10.57%) Bash Shell
8 25 (9.43%) PHP
9 19 (7.17%) PowerShell
10 18 (6.79%) SQL
11 10 (3.77%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.64%) VB
13 4 (1.51%) C
13 4 (1.51%) F#
14 3 (1.13%) Go
15 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.38%) R
15 1 (0.38%) SPARQL
15 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (20.00%) Degree
2 17 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.38%) CEH
4 1 (0.38%) CISSP
4 1 (0.38%) CPTE
4 1 (0.38%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.38%) GSEC
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.38%) OSCP
4 1 (0.38%) PhD
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.26%) QA
System Software
1 16 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.66%) Docker
3 13 (4.91%) KVM
4 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.38%) LXC
5 1 (0.38%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (0.38%) Varnish
5 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (9.06%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (8.30%) Puppet
3 12 (4.53%) Grafana
4 11 (4.15%) Packer
5 8 (3.02%) Ansible
6 4 (1.51%) Kibana
7 2 (0.75%) Terraform
8 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.38%) Mesos
Vendors
1 37 (13.96%) Google
2 33 (12.45%) Apple
2 33 (12.45%) Facebook
2 33 (12.45%) Sony
2 33 (12.45%) Yahoo!
3 17 (6.42%) VMware
4 12 (4.53%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.53%) SaltStack
5 9 (3.40%) RedGate
6 8 (3.02%) New Relic
7 6 (2.26%) Oracle
8 3 (1.13%) Tableau
9 2 (0.75%) CA
9 2 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) hybris
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 1 (0.38%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.38%) SAP
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