Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 130 140
Rank change year-on-year -63 +10 +55
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 159 295 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.43% 2.51% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 4.30% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 97 243 241
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 6,031 6,865 6,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 54.13% 58.46% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4,869 5,762 5,981
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -22 89 £45,000 -18.18% 20
Hertfordshire -66 50 £52,500 - 10
Suffolk +8 10 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Norfolk +15 5 £35,000 - 2
Essex +22 3 £22,500 -47.06% 2
Bedfordshire -10 2 £48,750 +14.71% 1
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 100 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (62.26%) Python
3 69 (43.40%) DevOps
4 67 (42.14%) TDD
5 66 (41.51%) Amazon AWS
5 66 (41.51%) Linux
6 63 (39.62%) JavaScript
7 60 (37.74%) C#
8 59 (37.11%) .NET
9 55 (34.59%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (31.45%) Jenkins
11 45 (28.30%) MVC
12 42 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 41 (25.79%) Node.js
14 40 (25.16%) ASP.NET
15 39 (24.53%) Java
15 39 (24.53%) Git (software)
15 39 (24.53%) RESTful
15 39 (24.53%) Software Engineering
16 37 (23.27%) Puppet
17 35 (22.01%) Bash Shell
17 35 (22.01%) Test Automation
17 35 (22.01%) SQL Server
18 34 (21.38%) OO
18 34 (21.38%) Ansible
18 34 (21.38%) Docker
19 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
19 33 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
19 33 (20.75%) WorldPay
20 32 (20.13%) AngularJS

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 21 (13.21%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.40%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.14%) nginx
4 4 (2.52%) Confluence
5 2 (1.26%) Drupal
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (7.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 66 (41.51%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (13.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (11.95%) GitHub
5 12 (7.55%) OpenShift
6 5 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (3.14%) IaaS
6 5 (3.14%) Serverless
6 5 (3.14%) Stackdriver
7 3 (1.89%) Akamai
7 3 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.89%) Runscope
8 2 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.32%) DNS
1 18 (11.32%) Firewall
2 9 (5.66%) SMS
3 2 (1.26%) BGP
3 2 (1.26%) Internet
3 2 (1.26%) OSPF
3 2 (1.26%) SNMP
3 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
3 28 (17.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 25 (15.72%) MongoDB
5 20 (12.58%) MySQL
6 13 (8.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.89%) Endeca
9 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.26%) Big Data
10 2 (1.26%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (31.45%) Jenkins
2 39 (24.53%) Git (software)
3 19 (11.95%) TeamCity
4 13 (8.18%) Cucumber
5 12 (7.55%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (6.29%) Metasploit
7 8 (5.03%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.77%) NCrunch
8 6 (3.77%) ReSharper
9 5 (3.14%) GoCD
9 5 (3.14%) JIRA
9 5 (3.14%) Maven
10 4 (2.52%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.52%) Subversion
11 3 (1.89%) JUnit
11 3 (1.89%) Mockito
11 3 (1.89%) Selenium
12 2 (1.26%) Hudson
12 2 (1.26%) Redmine
12 2 (1.26%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (13.84%) Finance
2 13 (8.18%) Games
2 13 (8.18%) Legal
3 5 (3.14%) Law
4 4 (2.52%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.26%) Electronics
5 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.26%) Marketing
5 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 69 (43.40%) Developer
2 28 (17.61%) .NET Developer
3 24 (15.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (12.58%) Software Developer
5 18 (11.32%) Software Engineer
6 14 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.18%) Automation Engineer
7 13 (8.18%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Junior
8 11 (6.92%) Messaging Developer
9 10 (6.29%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.29%) Junior Developer
9 10 (6.29%) Security Engineer
10 9 (5.66%) Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Java Scala Developer
10 9 (5.66%) Scala Developer
10 9 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (5.66%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 9 (5.66%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (37.11%) .NET
2 41 (25.79%) Node.js
3 40 (25.16%) ASP.NET
4 39 (24.53%) RESTful
5 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (20.13%) AngularJS
7 29 (18.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (15.72%) CSS
9 24 (15.09%) HTML
10 23 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 21 (13.21%) .NET Framework
12 19 (11.95%) Web Services
13 18 (11.32%) Middleware
13 18 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (10.69%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (10.06%) WCF
16 15 (9.43%) HTML5
17 13 (8.18%) CSS3
17 13 (8.18%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (8.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) Public Cloud
2 23 (14.47%) Computer Science
3 21 (13.21%) Linux Command Line
4 19 (11.95%) Private Cloud
5 18 (11.32%) Data Centre
6 12 (7.55%) User Experience
7 10 (6.29%) Fintech
7 10 (6.29%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (5.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 9 (5.66%) Online Games
8 9 (5.66%) Robotics
9 4 (2.52%) BBC
9 4 (2.52%) Cloud Native
9 4 (2.52%) LIMS
9 4 (2.52%) Social Media
10 3 (1.89%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.89%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 66 (41.51%) Linux
2 32 (20.13%) Windows
3 24 (15.09%) Unix
4 10 (6.29%) Android
4 10 (6.29%) Apple iOS
4 10 (6.29%) Kali Linux
5 6 (3.77%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.63%) CentOS
7 1 (0.63%) Debian
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (43.40%) DevOps
3 67 (42.14%) TDD
4 55 (34.59%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (28.30%) MVC
6 39 (24.53%) Software Engineering
7 35 (22.01%) Test Automation
8 34 (21.38%) OO
9 30 (18.87%) BDD
9 30 (18.87%) Open Source
9 30 (18.87%) Web Application Development
10 25 (15.72%) Configuration Management
11 24 (15.09%) Load Balancing
12 23 (14.47%) Continuous Deployment
13 20 (12.58%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (10.69%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (10.06%) Software Architecture
16 15 (9.43%) E-Commerce
16 15 (9.43%) Microservices
17 14 (8.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (62.26%) Python
2 63 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 60 (37.74%) C#
4 39 (24.53%) Java
5 35 (22.01%) Bash Shell
6 31 (19.50%) PowerShell
7 30 (18.87%) PHP
8 24 (15.09%) Perl
9 22 (13.84%) SQL
10 21 (13.21%) Go
11 13 (8.18%) Scala
12 11 (6.92%) F#
13 10 (6.29%) C++
14 4 (2.52%) C
15 3 (1.89%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.26%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.26%) R
16 2 (1.26%) VBScript
17 1 (0.63%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.63%) AWK
Qualifications
1 21 (13.21%) Degree
2 14 (8.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (6.29%) CEH
3 10 (6.29%) CISA
3 10 (6.29%) CISM
3 10 (6.29%) CISSP
3 10 (6.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 10 (6.29%) CSSLP
3 10 (6.29%) GIAC
3 10 (6.29%) SSCP
4 9 (5.66%) HND
5 8 (5.03%) SANS
6 3 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.40%) GCP
2 7 (4.40%) QA
System Software
1 34 (21.38%) Docker
2 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.32%) Virtual Desktop
2 18 (11.32%) Virtual Servers
2 18 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (11.32%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 37 (23.27%) Puppet
2 34 (21.38%) Ansible
3 33 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (11.95%) Terraform
5 18 (11.32%) Kubernetes
5 18 (11.32%) vCenter Server
5 18 (11.32%) vRealize
6 14 (8.81%) Kibana
7 11 (6.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 11 (6.92%) WSUS
8 10 (6.29%) Nessus
8 10 (6.29%) Nmap
9 6 (3.77%) Grafana
9 6 (3.77%) Prometheus
10 5 (3.14%) HAProxy
10 5 (3.14%) Nagios
11 3 (1.89%) logstash
12 2 (1.26%) Icinga
12 2 (1.26%) Salt
12 2 (1.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (20.75%) WorldPay
2 25 (15.72%) Splunk
3 21 (13.21%) AppDynamics
4 19 (11.95%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.95%) VMware
5 18 (11.32%) BMC
5 18 (11.32%) Cisco
5 18 (11.32%) Citrix
5 18 (11.32%) F5
5 18 (11.32%) Fortinet
5 18 (11.32%) Google
6 13 (8.18%) Qualys
7 12 (7.55%) ServiceNow
8 10 (6.29%) Netsparker
9 9 (5.66%) New Relic
10 6 (3.77%) Oracle
11 5 (3.14%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.52%) Apple
12 4 (2.52%) Sony
12 4 (2.52%) Yahoo!