Period
to 11 December 2019

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 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 208 106
Rank change year-on-year +24 -102 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 79 123 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.19% 1.24% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 2.37% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 35 87 313
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £38,250 £22,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £59,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.55% -

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 3,341 5,192 7,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.49% 52.35% 58.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,394 4,204 5,965
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,059 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,600 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.10% +5.00% +5.26%

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 11 December 2019.

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 December 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +58 49 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Cambridgeshire -6 21 £50,000 +21.95% 12
Bedfordshire +10 5 £77,500 +58.97% 1
Essex +11 2 £43,750 +66.67% 5
Suffolk +8 2 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 47 (59.49%) Linux
2 46 (58.23%) Python
3 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (48.10%) Git (software)
4 38 (48.10%) Puppet
5 35 (44.30%) GCP
6 34 (43.04%) Google
7 33 (41.77%) Jenkins
8 31 (39.24%) Bash Shell
9 30 (37.97%) TDD
9 30 (37.97%) TCP/IP
10 29 (36.71%) DevOps
10 29 (36.71%) Sonatype Nexus
11 28 (35.44%) Artifactory
12 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (29.11%) Windows
13 23 (29.11%) JavaScript
14 21 (26.58%) Perl
14 21 (26.58%) HTML
14 21 (26.58%) CSS
14 21 (26.58%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (25.32%) Microservices
15 20 (25.32%) CentOS
15 20 (25.32%) MongoDB
15 20 (25.32%) Java
15 20 (25.32%) Web Services
16 19 (24.05%) .NET
17 18 (22.78%) Load Balancing
17 18 (22.78%) nginx
17 18 (22.78%) Ansible

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 18 (22.78%) nginx
2 14 (17.72%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (11.39%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.80%) CloudStack
4 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.27%) Apache
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 35 (44.30%) GCP
2 11 (13.92%) AWS
3 10 (12.66%) BrowserStack
3 10 (12.66%) Sauce Labs
4 9 (11.39%) Azure
5 8 (10.13%) Stackdriver
6 4 (5.06%) IaaS
6 4 (5.06%) PaaS
7 3 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.80%) DigitalOcean
7 3 (3.80%) Heroku
7 3 (3.80%) OpenShift
7 3 (3.80%) Serverless
8 2 (2.53%) GitHub
8 2 (2.53%) Office 365
8 2 (2.53%) OneDrive
9 1 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.97%) TCP/IP
2 17 (21.52%) DNS
2 17 (21.52%) Firewall
3 7 (8.86%) SSL
4 6 (7.59%) HTTP
4 6 (7.59%) HTTPS
5 5 (6.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.80%) VPN
7 2 (2.53%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.53%) FabricPath
7 2 (2.53%) VLAN
8 1 (1.27%) Internet
8 1 (1.27%) Network Security
8 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) MongoDB
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (7.59%) MySQL
4 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.33%) Big Data
6 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.80%) Redis
8 2 (2.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 38 (48.10%) Git (software)
2 33 (41.77%) Jenkins
3 29 (36.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 28 (35.44%) Artifactory
5 11 (13.92%) Cucumber
5 11 (13.92%) Selenium
6 10 (12.66%) Appium
6 10 (12.66%) Calabash
6 10 (12.66%) Robot Framework
6 10 (12.66%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.80%) JIRA
8 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.80%) TestRail
9 2 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.27%) Maven
10 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.59%) Legal
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Implementation Manager
3 9 (11.39%) Python Developer
4 7 (8.86%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (7.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.33%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Leader
6 5 (6.33%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.06%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Backend Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) CSS
1 21 (26.58%) HTML
2 20 (25.32%) Web Services
3 19 (24.05%) .NET
4 15 (18.99%) JSON
5 14 (17.72%) Elastic Stack
6 13 (16.46%) Node.js
7 10 (12.66%) SOAP
8 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (11.39%) RESTful
8 9 (11.39%) XML
9 8 (10.13%) REST
10 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
10 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (7.59%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (6.33%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.33%) Code First Entity Framework
12 5 (6.33%) Entity Framework
13 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Enterprise Cloud
2 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.66%) User Experience
4 9 (11.39%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.06%) Replication
6 3 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.80%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.27%) BBC
7 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (59.49%) Linux
2 23 (29.11%) Windows
3 20 (25.32%) CentOS
4 10 (12.66%) Android
4 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS
4 10 (12.66%) Mac OS
5 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.86%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.06%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.80%) SUSE
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.27%) Debian
9 1 (1.27%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) TDD
3 29 (36.71%) DevOps
4 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (26.58%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (25.32%) Microservices
7 18 (22.78%) Load Balancing
8 17 (21.52%) Performance Measurement
8 17 (21.52%) Test Automation
9 16 (20.25%) BDD
10 15 (18.99%) Configuration Management
11 13 (16.46%) Software Delivery
12 12 (15.19%) Scrum
13 11 (13.92%) Kanban
13 11 (13.92%) Multithreading
13 11 (13.92%) Project Management
13 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
13 11 (13.92%) Test Scripting
14 10 (12.66%) Test Strategy
14 10 (12.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) Python
2 31 (39.24%) Bash Shell
3 23 (29.11%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.58%) Perl
5 20 (25.32%) Java
6 14 (17.72%) C#
7 13 (16.46%) PHP
8 8 (10.13%) SQL
9 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
10 5 (6.33%) Go
11 3 (3.80%) F#
12 2 (2.53%) C++
12 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) CCNA
1 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
2 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.53%) KVM
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) VMware NSX
3 2 (2.53%) vSphere
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (48.10%) Puppet
2 18 (22.78%) Ansible
3 15 (18.99%) Kibana
4 14 (17.72%) logstash
4 14 (17.72%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (10.13%) Terraform
6 7 (8.86%) HAProxy
6 7 (8.86%) Kubernetes
7 4 (5.06%) Packer
8 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (3.80%) Nagios
8 3 (3.80%) Prometheus
8 3 (3.80%) SCCM
8 3 (3.80%) SCOM
9 2 (2.53%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (2.53%) SCOrch
9 2 (2.53%) vRealize
10 1 (1.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (43.04%) Google
2 14 (17.72%) Percona
3 11 (13.92%) SolarWinds
4 9 (11.39%) WorldPay
5 8 (10.13%) New Relic
6 6 (7.59%) F5
7 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.06%) Splunk
7 4 (5.06%) VMware
8 3 (3.80%) Juniper
8 3 (3.80%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.53%) Cisco
9 2 (2.53%) Tableau
10 1 (1.27%) Apple
10 1 (1.27%) Facebook
10 1 (1.27%) FIS
10 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.27%) Sony
10 1 (1.27%) Yahoo!