Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 140 198
Rank change year-on-year +33 +58 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 370 263 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.87% 2.15% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 3.87% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 269 238 200
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 7,402 6,799 7,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.35% 55.71% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5,953 5,712 6,100
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +25 194 £45,000 -18.18% 20
Hertfordshire -12 128 £52,500 -2.33% 10
Essex +31 30 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Suffolk +18 16 £42,750 -5.00% 4
Bedfordshire +13 1 - -
Norfolk +6 1 £22,500 -35.71% 3
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 271 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (55.14%) TDD
3 202 (54.59%) C#
4 199 (53.78%) .NET
5 184 (49.73%) Node.js
6 182 (49.19%) RESTful
7 168 (45.41%) ASP.NET
7 168 (45.41%) MVC
8 166 (44.86%) SQL Server
9 163 (44.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 159 (42.97%) Web Application Development
11 158 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 158 (42.70%) NoSQL
11 158 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 154 (41.62%) Git (software)
13 153 (41.35%) Python
13 153 (41.35%) SQL Server 2016
14 139 (37.57%) BDD
15 126 (34.05%) WCF
16 123 (33.24%) DevOps
17 119 (32.16%) JavaScript
18 112 (30.27%) Amazon AWS
19 106 (28.65%) Java
20 103 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
21 102 (27.57%) Jenkins
22 97 (26.22%) AngularJS
23 89 (24.05%) Linux
24 84 (22.70%) OO
25 79 (21.35%) Ansible
26 76 (20.54%) Microsoft Azure

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 40 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.43%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.35%) CloudStack
4 4 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.54%) Confluence
6 1 (0.27%) Apache
6 1 (0.27%) CMS
6 1 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (2.43%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (7.03%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 112 (30.27%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (20.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (14.05%) GitHub
4 40 (10.81%) OpenShift
5 19 (5.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 16 (4.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.89%) Serverless
9 6 (1.62%) Akamai
9 6 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.62%) Runscope
9 6 (1.62%) SaaS
10 5 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.81%) Heroku
12 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.54%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.54%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.65%) DNS
2 31 (8.38%) Firewall
3 12 (3.24%) SMS
4 10 (2.70%) WAN
5 9 (2.43%) SNMP
6 5 (1.35%) Internet
6 5 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.27%) Broadband
7 1 (0.27%) DHCP
7 1 (0.27%) LAN
7 1 (0.27%) MQTT
7 1 (0.27%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.27%) SAN
7 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.27%) VLAN
7 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (44.86%) SQL Server
2 158 (42.70%) NoSQL
3 153 (41.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 45 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 44 (11.89%) MongoDB
6 32 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (5.14%) MySQL
8 12 (3.24%) Redis
9 6 (1.62%) Endeca
9 6 (1.62%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.62%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.27%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 154 (41.62%) Git (software)
2 102 (27.57%) Jenkins
3 40 (10.81%) Sonatype Nexus
4 37 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 32 (8.65%) TeamCity
6 24 (6.49%) Selenium
7 18 (4.86%) Maven
8 13 (3.51%) HP UFT
8 13 (3.51%) JIRA
8 13 (3.51%) SpecFlow
9 8 (2.16%) JUnit
10 6 (1.62%) Mockito
11 5 (1.35%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.35%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.35%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.08%) Mocha
12 4 (1.08%) Subversion
13 3 (0.81%) GitLab
14 2 (0.54%) webpack
General
1 43 (11.62%) Finance
2 34 (9.19%) Games
3 17 (4.59%) Music Industry
4 12 (3.24%) Legal
5 11 (2.97%) Marketing
6 4 (1.08%) Automotive
7 3 (0.81%) Law
7 3 (0.81%) Retail
8 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 231 (62.43%) Developer
2 155 (41.89%) .NET Developer
3 32 (8.65%) Messaging Developer
3 32 (8.65%) Senior Developer
4 31 (8.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 29 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
6 27 (7.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (6.76%) Software Developer
8 22 (5.95%) Java Developer
8 22 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
8 22 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (5.14%) Automation Engineer
9 19 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (4.86%) Java Scala Developer
10 18 (4.86%) Scala Developer
10 18 (4.86%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 18 (4.86%) Senior Scala Developer
10 18 (4.86%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.32%) CloudOps Engineer
12 14 (3.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (53.78%) .NET
2 184 (49.73%) Node.js
3 182 (49.19%) RESTful
4 168 (45.41%) ASP.NET
5 163 (44.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 158 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 158 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 126 (34.05%) WCF
8 97 (26.22%) AngularJS
9 72 (19.46%) .NET Framework
10 55 (14.86%) KnockoutJS
10 55 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 52 (14.05%) Web Services
12 49 (13.24%) Code First Entity Framework
12 49 (13.24%) Entity Framework
13 42 (11.35%) WPF
14 40 (10.81%) Akka
14 40 (10.81%) Spring
15 33 (8.92%) RabbitMQ
16 32 (8.65%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.68%) Private Cloud
2 53 (14.32%) Public Cloud
3 41 (11.08%) Fintech
4 36 (9.73%) Linux Command Line
5 35 (9.46%) Data Centre
6 22 (5.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 22 (5.95%) Online Games
7 21 (5.68%) Computer Science
8 15 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.70%) Robotics
10 9 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (2.43%) Social Network
11 8 (2.16%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.62%) Cloud Native
12 6 (1.62%) Smart City
13 5 (1.35%) BBC
13 5 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (1.35%) Social Media
14 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (24.05%) Linux
2 55 (14.86%) Windows
3 32 (8.65%) Unix
4 23 (6.22%) Apple iOS
5 22 (5.95%) Android
6 9 (2.43%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.62%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.62%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.27%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (55.14%) TDD
3 168 (45.41%) MVC
4 159 (42.97%) Web Application Development
5 139 (37.57%) BDD
6 123 (33.24%) DevOps
7 103 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
8 84 (22.70%) OO
9 74 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 55 (14.86%) Configuration Management
11 53 (14.32%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (13.51%) Software Engineering
13 48 (12.97%) E-Commerce
14 44 (11.89%) Continuous Delivery
15 42 (11.35%) Continuous Deployment
16 34 (9.19%) Kanban
17 32 (8.65%) Dependency Injection
17 32 (8.65%) Multithreading
18 31 (8.38%) Load Balancing
19 29 (7.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 202 (54.59%) C#
2 153 (41.35%) Python
3 119 (32.16%) JavaScript
4 106 (28.65%) Java
5 52 (14.05%) Bash Shell
6 44 (11.89%) PHP
7 43 (11.62%) Scala
8 41 (11.08%) PowerShell
9 37 (10.00%) SQL
10 32 (8.65%) F#
11 21 (5.68%) C
12 19 (5.14%) Perl
13 16 (4.32%) C++
14 11 (2.97%) VB
15 6 (1.62%) Go
16 5 (1.35%) R
17 2 (0.54%) Erlang
17 2 (0.54%) ES6
17 2 (0.54%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (6.49%) Degree
2 10 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.43%) HND
4 3 (0.81%) ISEB
4 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.54%) CEH
5 2 (0.54%) CISM
5 2 (0.54%) CISSP
6 1 (0.27%) CISA
6 1 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.27%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.27%) GIAC
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) SSCP
6 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.38%) QA
2 22 (5.95%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.62%) GCP
4 1 (0.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 54 (14.59%) Docker
2 34 (9.19%) vSphere
3 30 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 30 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 30 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
3 30 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.27%) iptables
5 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 79 (21.35%) Ansible
2 62 (16.76%) Puppet
3 54 (14.59%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (8.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 32 (8.65%) Kibana
4 32 (8.65%) WSUS
5 30 (8.11%) vCenter Server
5 30 (8.11%) vRealize
6 24 (6.49%) Terraform
7 20 (5.41%) Nagios
8 16 (4.32%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.54%) Consul
10 1 (0.27%) Cacti
10 1 (0.27%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.27%) Grafana
10 1 (0.27%) logstash
10 1 (0.27%) Nessus
10 1 (0.27%) Nmap
10 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 73 (19.73%) WorldPay
2 56 (15.14%) Splunk
3 48 (12.97%) AppDynamics
4 36 (9.73%) Microsoft
5 34 (9.19%) VMware
6 30 (8.11%) BMC
6 30 (8.11%) Cisco
6 30 (8.11%) Citrix
6 30 (8.11%) F5
6 30 (8.11%) Fortinet
7 28 (7.57%) Oracle
8 19 (5.14%) Qualys
8 19 (5.14%) ServiceNow
9 10 (2.70%) Google
10 6 (1.62%) ATG
11 5 (1.35%) Apple
11 5 (1.35%) Facebook
11 5 (1.35%) Sony
11 5 (1.35%) Yahoo!
12 3 (0.81%) Atlassian