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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
England / East of England
Rank 128 175 145
Rank change year-on-year +47 -30  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 123 104 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.01% 1.41% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 2.92% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 108 93 108
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 3291 3567 3981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 53.86% 48.43% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2712 2978 3303
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +48 54 £45,000 - 10
Hertfordshire +15 49 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Norfolk - 7 £35,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -1 6 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Essex +18 5 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Suffolk +28 2 £47,000 -14.54% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 154 (61.35%) C#
2 147 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (56.57%) BDD
4 141 (56.18%) TDD
5 132 (52.59%) .NET
6 130 (51.79%) Git (software)
7 119 (47.41%) RESTful
8 117 (46.61%) MVC
9 113 (45.02%) ASP.NET
10 112 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 112 (44.62%) Node.js
11 110 (43.82%) SQL Server
12 109 (43.43%) NoSQL
13 108 (43.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 105 (41.83%) WCF
14 105 (41.83%) Web Application Development
15 100 (39.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 85 (33.86%) SQL Server 2014
17 70 (27.89%) Linux
18 67 (26.69%) OO
19 66 (26.29%) Python
20 62 (24.70%) JavaScript
21 61 (24.30%) .NET Framework
21 61 (24.30%) Entity Framework
22 58 (23.11%) Java
23 56 (22.31%) Code First Entity Framework
24 45 (17.93%) AngularJS
25 42 (16.73%) DevOps
25 42 (16.73%) Ruby on Rails
26 41 (16.33%) Perl

Ruby
Top Related 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 23 (9.16%) Apache
2 18 (7.17%) OpenStack
3 17 (6.77%) nginx
4 15 (5.98%) IIS
5 13 (5.18%) ColdFusion
6 11 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.20%) Drupal
7 3 (1.20%) Jetty
7 3 (1.20%) WordPress
8 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.80%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.40%) Luigi
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.18%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (5.18%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (3.59%) GitHub
4 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.20%) Loggly
6 3 (1.20%) SaaS
7 1 (0.40%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.78%) HTTP
2 8 (3.19%) Firewall
3 6 (2.39%) Internet
3 6 (2.39%) SSL
3 6 (2.39%) Wireless
4 4 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) DHCP
5 1 (0.40%) SNMP
5 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (43.82%) SQL Server
2 109 (43.43%) NoSQL
3 85 (33.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 26 (10.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 22 (8.76%) MySQL
6 20 (7.97%) MongoDB
7 19 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (5.18%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (5.18%) Redis
9 3 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.20%) Big Data
9 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.20%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.80%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.80%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.80%) Presto
10 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.40%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 130 (51.79%) Git (software)
2 35 (13.94%) Jenkins
3 31 (12.35%) Selenium
4 27 (10.76%) TeamCity
5 19 (7.57%) Cucumber
6 16 (6.37%) Vagrant
7 12 (4.78%) JIRA
8 11 (4.38%) Visual Studio
9 10 (3.98%) HP UFT
9 10 (3.98%) WebDriver
10 9 (3.59%) NCrunch
10 9 (3.59%) ReSharper
11 8 (3.19%) SpecFlow
12 7 (2.79%) GitLab
13 6 (2.39%) Subversion
14 5 (1.99%) Capybara
14 5 (1.99%) RSpec
15 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
16 3 (1.20%) GoCD
16 3 (1.20%) PHPUnit
General
1 23 (9.16%) Music Industry
2 21 (8.37%) Finance
3 12 (4.78%) Games
4 9 (3.59%) Electronics
5 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.59%) Marketing
5 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.20%) Automotive
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 157 (62.55%) Developer
2 107 (42.63%) .NET Developer
3 33 (13.15%) C# Developer
4 31 (12.35%) Social Media Developer
5 30 (11.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (11.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (9.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 24 (9.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (9.56%) Software Engineer
8 17 (6.77%) Tester
9 16 (6.37%) .NET Software Developer
10 15 (5.98%) Graduate
10 15 (5.98%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.58%) Automation Tester
11 14 (5.58%) Test Engineer
12 12 (4.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 12 (4.78%) Senior Developer
13 11 (4.38%) Graduate Developer
14 10 (3.98%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (52.59%) .NET
2 119 (47.41%) RESTful
3 113 (45.02%) ASP.NET
4 112 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 112 (44.62%) Node.js
5 108 (43.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 105 (41.83%) WCF
7 100 (39.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 61 (24.30%) .NET Framework
8 61 (24.30%) Entity Framework
9 56 (22.31%) Code First Entity Framework
10 45 (17.93%) AngularJS
11 42 (16.73%) Ruby on Rails
12 38 (15.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (13.94%) KnockoutJS
14 28 (11.16%) Web Services
15 19 (7.57%) CSS
16 18 (7.17%) HTML
17 9 (3.59%) Django
17 9 (3.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.75%) Computer Science
2 31 (12.35%) BBC
2 31 (12.35%) Social Media
3 26 (10.36%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.98%) User Experience
5 13 (5.18%) Private Cloud
6 12 (4.78%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.59%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.59%) Life Science
8 6 (2.39%) Smart Home
9 4 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.80%) Blog
11 2 (0.80%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.80%) Social Network
11 2 (0.80%) Streaming Music
12 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.40%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.40%) Home Automation
12 1 (0.40%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 70 (27.89%) Linux
2 31 (12.35%) Windows
3 13 (5.18%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (3.98%) Mac OS X
5 9 (3.59%) Unix
6 6 (2.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) Android
7 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.40%) Debian
7 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (56.57%) BDD
3 141 (56.18%) TDD
4 117 (46.61%) MVC
5 105 (41.83%) Web Application Development
6 67 (26.69%) OO
7 42 (16.73%) DevOps
8 33 (13.15%) Scrum
9 29 (11.55%) Open Source
10 28 (11.16%) Software Engineering
11 27 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (9.16%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (9.16%) High Availability
13 21 (8.37%) Configuration Management
14 20 (7.97%) Automated Testing
15 17 (6.77%) Manual Testing
15 17 (6.77%) Test Automation
16 15 (5.98%) Test Scripting
17 13 (5.18%) Capacity Planning
17 13 (5.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 154 (61.35%) C#
2 66 (26.29%) Python
3 62 (24.70%) JavaScript
4 58 (23.11%) Java
5 41 (16.33%) Perl
6 30 (11.95%) Bash Shell
7 19 (7.57%) PowerShell
8 18 (7.17%) SQL
9 14 (5.58%) PHP
10 12 (4.78%) C
11 11 (4.38%) C++
11 11 (4.38%) VB
11 11 (4.38%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.99%) F#
12 5 (1.99%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.59%) Go
14 3 (1.20%) R
14 3 (1.20%) Rust
15 2 (0.80%) Clojure
15 2 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (15.14%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.40%) CEH
3 1 (0.40%) CISSP
3 1 (0.40%) CPTE
3 1 (0.40%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.40%) GSEC
3 1 (0.40%) HND
3 1 (0.40%) OSCP
3 1 (0.40%) PhD
3 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.98%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (7.57%) Docker
2 14 (5.58%) KVM
2 14 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.79%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.40%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.40%) LXC
4 1 (0.40%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (13.55%) Puppet
2 25 (9.96%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (5.18%) Packer
4 11 (4.38%) Ansible
5 7 (2.79%) HAProxy
6 6 (2.39%) Grafana
6 6 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (1.99%) Kibana
8 3 (1.20%) Terraform
9 2 (0.80%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.80%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.40%) Mesos
10 1 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (15.94%) Google
2 31 (12.35%) Apple
2 31 (12.35%) Facebook
2 31 (12.35%) Sony
2 31 (12.35%) Yahoo!
3 14 (5.58%) VMware
4 11 (4.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.59%) RedGate
6 6 (2.39%) HP
7 3 (1.20%) SaltStack
7 3 (1.20%) SAP
8 2 (0.80%) New Relic
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco
9 1 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) Intel
9 1 (0.40%) Motorola
9 1 (0.40%) Pegasus
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lowestoft
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Downham Market, Norfolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago