Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 197 96 150
Rank change year-on-year -101 +54 +47
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 125 382 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.37% 3.09% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 5.33% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 93 321 237
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 4,724 7,172 6,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.91% 58.04% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,813 5,953 5,767
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,800 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
Cambridgeshire -54 63 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Hertfordshire -45 47 £50,000 -4.76% 12
Suffolk +15 10 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Norfolk +25 3 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Essex -7 1 £30,000 -53.85% 1
Bedfordshire -22 1 £37,500 -30.23% 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 68 (54.40%) Python
2 66 (52.80%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (49.60%) JavaScript
4 52 (41.60%) PHP
5 49 (39.20%) Linux
6 45 (36.00%) Java
7 43 (34.40%) HTML
8 41 (32.80%) CSS
9 31 (24.80%) Ruby on Rails
10 29 (23.20%) C#
10 29 (23.20%) .NET
11 28 (22.40%) Git (software)
11 28 (22.40%) Test Automation
12 26 (20.80%) Degree
12 26 (20.80%) Docker
13 25 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 25 (20.00%) Finance
14 23 (18.40%) Scrum
14 23 (18.40%) SQL
14 23 (18.40%) DevOps
15 22 (17.60%) Ansible
15 22 (17.60%) Computer Science
16 21 (16.80%) Software Engineering
16 21 (16.80%) Amazon AWS
16 21 (16.80%) Puppet
16 21 (16.80%) Perl
16 21 (16.80%) Windows
17 20 (16.00%) C++
17 20 (16.00%) XML
17 20 (16.00%) Mathematics

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 (6.40%) Drupal
1 8 (6.40%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.20%) CMS
2 4 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.20%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (3.20%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.40%) Apache
3 3 (2.40%) nginx
3 3 (2.40%) WordPress
4 2 (1.60%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.60%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.60%) Confluence
4 2 (1.60%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.80%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Summit
2 4 (3.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.80%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (12.80%) GitHub
3 10 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (4.80%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.60%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.60%) Loggly
6 2 (1.60%) Stackdriver
7 1 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.80%) Slack
7 1 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) DNS
1 4 (3.20%) SMS
2 3 (2.40%) DHCP
2 3 (2.40%) FTP
2 3 (2.40%) HTTP
2 3 (2.40%) SSL
3 2 (1.60%) Internet
3 2 (1.60%) SNMP
4 1 (0.80%) DSL
4 1 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.40%) MySQL
2 17 (13.60%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (9.60%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (2.40%) Big Data
8 3 (2.40%) InfluxDB
8 3 (2.40%) Redis
9 2 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.60%) BigQuery
9 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.80%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.80%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (13.60%) Selenium
4 12 (9.60%) Appium
5 9 (7.20%) WebDriver
6 8 (6.40%) Metasploit
7 7 (5.60%) Redmine
8 5 (4.00%) JIRA
9 4 (3.20%) Maven
9 4 (3.20%) Xcode
10 3 (2.40%) Burp Suite
10 3 (2.40%) Hudson
10 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.40%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.60%) GitLab
11 2 (1.60%) Gradle
11 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.60%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.60%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (9.60%) Games
3 10 (8.00%) Marketing
4 9 (7.20%) Electronics
4 9 (7.20%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.20%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Legal
6 2 (1.60%) Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (37.60%) Developer
2 13 (10.40%) Junior
3 12 (9.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (9.60%) Implementation Manager
4 11 (8.80%) Graduate
4 11 (8.80%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (8.80%) Tester
5 9 (7.20%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Machine Learning Developer
7 7 (5.60%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Audio Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Junior Developer
8 6 (4.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (4.80%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.80%) QA Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) QA Tester
8 6 (4.80%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (34.40%) HTML
2 41 (32.80%) CSS
3 31 (24.80%) Ruby on Rails
4 29 (23.20%) .NET
5 20 (16.00%) JSON
5 20 (16.00%) XML
6 17 (13.60%) AngularJS
7 16 (12.80%) Web Services
8 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET
8 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (8.80%) React
10 10 (8.00%) HTML5
10 10 (8.00%) RESTful
11 9 (7.20%) J2EE
11 9 (7.20%) Node.js
12 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (6.40%) CSS3
12 8 (6.40%) J2SE
13 6 (4.80%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (4.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Fintech
2 13 (10.40%) Algorithms
3 12 (9.60%) Client/Server
3 12 (9.60%) User Experience
4 11 (8.80%) Private Cloud
5 8 (6.40%) Music Streaming
6 7 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (4.80%) Public Cloud
8 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (3.20%) Media Streaming
9 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.20%) Robotics
9 4 (3.20%) TMS320
10 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.80%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.80%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.20%) Linux
2 21 (16.80%) Windows
3 8 (6.40%) Kali Linux
3 8 (6.40%) Ubuntu
4 7 (5.60%) Mac OS X
5 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.00%) Unix
6 4 (3.20%) Android
7 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.60%) CentOS
9 1 (0.80%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (52.80%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.40%) Test Automation
3 23 (18.40%) DevOps
3 23 (18.40%) Scrum
4 22 (17.60%) Computer Science
5 21 (16.80%) Software Engineering
6 20 (16.00%) Mathematics
6 20 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (14.40%) E-Commerce
7 18 (14.40%) Open Source
8 17 (13.60%) Front End Development
9 15 (12.00%) Web Development
10 14 (11.20%) Project Management
10 14 (11.20%) TDD
11 12 (9.60%) MVC
12 11 (8.80%) MVVM
13 10 (8.00%) Machine Learning
13 10 (8.00%) Microservices
13 10 (8.00%) OO
14 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.40%) Python
2 62 (49.60%) JavaScript
3 52 (41.60%) PHP
4 45 (36.00%) Java
5 29 (23.20%) C#
6 25 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 23 (18.40%) SQL
8 21 (16.80%) Perl
9 20 (16.00%) C++
10 17 (13.60%) PowerShell
11 15 (12.00%) MATLAB
12 11 (8.80%) Go
13 8 (6.40%) Bourne shell
13 8 (6.40%) Korn
13 8 (6.40%) R
14 7 (5.60%) C
15 4 (3.20%) Assembly Language
16 3 (2.40%) Elixir
16 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
17 2 (1.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (20.80%) Degree
2 8 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (6.40%) PhD
2 8 (6.40%) SANS
3 5 (4.00%) CEH
3 5 (4.00%) CISA
3 5 (4.00%) CISM
3 5 (4.00%) CISSP
3 5 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (4.00%) CSSLP
3 5 (4.00%) GIAC
3 5 (4.00%) SSCP
4 4 (3.20%) HND
5 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.80%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.60%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) HIPAA
2 3 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.80%) GDPR
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (20.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.80%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (17.60%) Ansible
2 21 (16.80%) Puppet
3 15 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (9.60%) Kubernetes
4 12 (9.60%) Terraform
5 6 (4.80%) Packer
6 5 (4.00%) Nessus
6 5 (4.00%) Nmap
7 4 (3.20%) Grafana
7 4 (3.20%) Prometheus
8 3 (2.40%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.60%) Graphite
9 2 (1.60%) Nagios
10 1 (0.80%) EnCase
10 1 (0.80%) FTK
10 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) WorldPay
2 11 (8.80%) Google
3 9 (7.20%) SAP
4 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.80%) New Relic
5 6 (4.80%) Qualys
6 5 (4.00%) Netsparker
7 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.20%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.20%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.40%) Splunk
8 3 (2.40%) Twitter
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle
9 2 (1.60%) Percona
9 2 (1.60%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.80%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.80%) Apple
10 1 (0.80%) Facebook
10 1 (0.80%) Sony