Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 210 136 184
Rank change year-on-year -74 +48 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 43 18 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.72% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 1.37% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 26
10th Percentile - £36,250 £37,875
25th Percentile £37,500 £39,375 £40,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £60,563
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £85,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 2,745 1,314 3,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.16% 52.60% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,191 994 2,289
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,286 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,350 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -62 22 £40,000 +9.59% 10
Cambridgeshire -38 17 £57,500 +4.55% 4
Suffolk - 7 £40,000 -
Essex -16 4 £72,500 - 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 (79.07%) Python
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 21 (48.84%) Linux
4 18 (41.86%) DevOps
5 17 (39.53%) Kubernetes
6 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (32.56%) AWS
8 13 (30.23%) Perl
8 13 (30.23%) Full Stack Development
9 12 (27.91%) Terraform
9 12 (27.91%) Docker
9 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
9 12 (27.91%) Degree
10 11 (25.58%) Information Security
11 10 (23.26%) Machine Learning
11 10 (23.26%) Analytics
12 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
12 9 (20.93%) GitHub
12 9 (20.93%) Azure
12 9 (20.93%) JIRA
13 8 (18.60%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
13 8 (18.60%) Open Source
13 8 (18.60%) Confluence
13 8 (18.60%) C++
13 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
13 8 (18.60%) React
13 8 (18.60%) Rust
14 7 (16.28%) Microservices

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 (18.60%) Confluence
2 7 (16.28%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Sentinel
2 3 (6.98%) Shopify
3 1 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) AWS
2 9 (20.93%) Azure
2 9 (20.93%) GitHub
3 7 (16.28%) Amazon S3
4 6 (13.95%) GCP
5 5 (11.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (11.63%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 5 (11.63%) AWS CloudTrail
5 5 (11.63%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (11.63%) Azure Logic Apps
5 5 (11.63%) Azure Monitor
5 5 (11.63%) Azure Sentinel
5 5 (11.63%) CloudFront
5 5 (11.63%) Serverless
6 4 (9.30%) Google Analytics
6 4 (9.30%) Google Tag Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Heroku
6 4 (9.30%) Siri
7 2 (4.65%) Basecamp
7 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (4.65%) BigQuery
3 2 (4.65%) Redis
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
1 9 (20.93%) JIRA
2 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Capybara
3 2 (4.65%) Pivotal Tracker
3 2 (4.65%) RSpec
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.33%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.33%) ESLint
4 1 (2.33%) git-flow
4 1 (2.33%) GitLab
4 1 (2.33%) PhpStorm
4 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.33%) RubyGems
4 1 (2.33%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (13.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Social Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Digital Economy
5 1 (2.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Junior
3 5 (11.63%) Junior DevOps
3 5 (11.63%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) React
1 8 (18.60%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (13.95%) XML
3 5 (11.63%) HTML
3 5 (11.63%) JSON
4 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.30%) CSS
4 4 (9.30%) Node.js
5 3 (6.98%) GraphQL
5 3 (6.98%) REST
6 2 (4.65%) Phoenix Framework
6 2 (4.65%) Sidekiq
6 2 (4.65%) Vue.js
7 1 (2.33%) Behat
7 1 (2.33%) Django
7 1 (2.33%) Drush
7 1 (2.33%) Flask
7 1 (2.33%) React Native
7 1 (2.33%) RESTful
7 1 (2.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Cloud Native
2 5 (11.63%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Media Streaming
5 1 (2.33%) Music Streaming
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.33%) TMS320
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Mac OS
4 3 (6.98%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Android
5 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) DevOps
2 13 (30.23%) Full Stack Development
3 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
4 11 (25.58%) Information Security
5 10 (23.26%) Analytics
5 10 (23.26%) Machine Learning
6 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
6 8 (18.60%) Open Source
7 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
7 7 (16.28%) Microservices
8 6 (13.95%) Benchmarking
8 6 (13.95%) CI/CD
8 6 (13.95%) Cryptography
8 6 (13.95%) Edge Computing
8 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
8 6 (13.95%) Physics
8 6 (13.95%) Validation
9 5 (11.63%) Log Analytics
9 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) Python
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.23%) Perl
5 8 (18.60%) C++
5 8 (18.60%) Rust
6 7 (16.28%) C
6 7 (16.28%) Go
7 6 (13.95%) C#
7 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
7 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
8 5 (11.63%) Bash
8 5 (11.63%) PHP
8 5 (11.63%) VB
9 4 (9.30%) TypeScript
10 2 (4.65%) Elixir
11 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) PhD
3 5 (11.63%) GCFA
3 5 (11.63%) GCFE
3 5 (11.63%) GCIA
3 5 (11.63%) GCIH
3 5 (11.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) LXC
2 6 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) Kubernetes
2 12 (27.91%) Terraform
3 4 (9.30%) Puppet
4 3 (6.98%) Ansible
5 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Google
2 4 (9.30%) Apple
3 3 (6.98%) Facebook
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) FIS
4 1 (2.33%) Orchard
4 1 (2.33%) Sony
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter