Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 142 199
Rank change year-on-year +33 +57 -32
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 333 254 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.76% 1.95% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.73% 3.66% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 279 233 229
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 7041 6940 7751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.39% 53.22% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5913 5937 6753
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £25,364
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +37 162 £52,500 -8.70% 9
Cambridgeshire +9 144 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Essex +15 11 £48,750 +39.29% 4
Suffolk +6 6 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Norfolk +12 5 - - 2
Bedfordshire +6 5 £46,750 -18.70%
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 273 (81.98%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (61.86%) TDD
3 202 (60.66%) C#
4 181 (54.35%) .NET
5 178 (53.45%) Node.js
6 174 (52.25%) ASP.NET
6 174 (52.25%) MVC
7 171 (51.35%) SQL Server
7 171 (51.35%) RESTful
8 169 (50.75%) Web Application Development
9 168 (50.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 168 (50.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 167 (50.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 160 (48.05%) NoSQL
12 159 (47.75%) Git (software)
13 157 (47.15%) BDD
14 144 (43.24%) WCF
15 131 (39.34%) OO
16 126 (37.84%) SQL Server 2016
17 97 (29.13%) JavaScript
18 84 (25.23%) Python
19 67 (20.12%) Java
19 67 (20.12%) AngularJS
20 63 (18.92%) Entity Framework
20 63 (18.92%) Code First Entity Framework
20 63 (18.92%) Ruby on Rails
20 63 (18.92%) .NET Framework
21 49 (14.71%) Linux
22 46 (13.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 46 (13.81%) KnockoutJS

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 24 (7.21%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.70%) Apache
3 7 (2.10%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.50%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.50%) WordPress
6 2 (0.60%) Confluence
6 2 (0.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.30%) nginx
7 1 (0.30%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (8.11%) GitHub
3 25 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.50%) PaaS
6 4 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.90%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.90%) Route 53
7 3 (0.90%) SaaS
7 3 (0.90%) Serverless
8 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.60%) IaaS
8 2 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.30%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.60%) Firewall
1 12 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.10%) Ethernet
2 7 (2.10%) WAN
2 7 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (1.80%) Broadband
4 4 (1.20%) DNS
4 4 (1.20%) SNMP
5 3 (0.90%) LAN
5 3 (0.90%) SAN
5 3 (0.90%) VPN
6 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.60%) ICMP
7 1 (0.30%) DHCP
7 1 (0.30%) Internet
7 1 (0.30%) LDAP
7 1 (0.30%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.30%) SMS
7 1 (0.30%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.30%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 160 (48.05%) NoSQL
3 126 (37.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 41 (12.31%) SQL Server 2014
5 34 (10.21%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (8.11%) MongoDB
7 20 (6.01%) Geospatial Data
8 15 (4.50%) Big Data
9 13 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (3.00%) MySQL
11 9 (2.70%) Redis
12 7 (2.10%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.60%) DB2
15 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 159 (47.75%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.91%) TeamCity
3 22 (6.61%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.01%) Bitbucket
5 19 (5.71%) Selenium
6 14 (4.20%) Cucumber
6 14 (4.20%) JIRA
7 9 (2.70%) Maven
8 6 (1.80%) HP UFT
8 6 (1.80%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.50%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.20%) RSpec
11 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.60%) JUnit
12 2 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.30%) Calabash
13 1 (0.30%) GitLab
13 1 (0.30%) Mockito
General
1 16 (4.80%) Music Industry
2 13 (3.90%) Games
3 9 (2.70%) Finance
4 5 (1.50%) Retail
5 4 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.60%) French Language
6 2 (0.60%) German Language
6 2 (0.60%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.30%) Automotive
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 248 (74.47%) Developer
2 165 (49.55%) .NET Developer
3 47 (14.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 33 (9.91%) .NET Software Developer
5 31 (9.31%) Social Media Developer
6 23 (6.91%) Messaging Developer
7 17 (5.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (4.20%) C# Developer
9 13 (3.90%) Software Developer
9 13 (3.90%) Software Engineer
10 10 (3.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (3.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (3.00%) Graduate
11 9 (2.70%) Consultant
11 9 (2.70%) Senior Developer
12 8 (2.40%) Junior
12 8 (2.40%) Python Developer
12 8 (2.40%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (54.35%) .NET
2 178 (53.45%) Node.js
3 174 (52.25%) ASP.NET
4 171 (51.35%) RESTful
5 168 (50.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 168 (50.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 167 (50.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 144 (43.24%) WCF
8 67 (20.12%) AngularJS
9 63 (18.92%) .NET Framework
9 63 (18.92%) Code First Entity Framework
9 63 (18.92%) Entity Framework
9 63 (18.92%) Ruby on Rails
10 46 (13.81%) KnockoutJS
10 46 (13.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (8.41%) CSS
12 27 (8.11%) HTML
13 23 (6.91%) MSMQ
13 23 (6.91%) RabbitMQ
13 23 (6.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 33 (9.91%) Algorithms
3 31 (9.31%) BBC
3 31 (9.31%) Social Media
4 30 (9.01%) Social Network
5 24 (7.21%) Mobile App
6 20 (6.01%) Blog
6 20 (6.01%) User Experience
7 13 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.70%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.70%) Private Cloud
9 7 (2.10%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.10%) Smart City
10 5 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.50%) Fintech
11 4 (1.20%) Biotechnology
12 3 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.60%) Clustering
13 2 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.60%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.71%) Linux
2 19 (5.71%) Mac OS X
3 11 (3.30%) Windows
4 7 (2.10%) CentOS
4 7 (2.10%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.50%) Unix
6 4 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.60%) Android
7 2 (0.60%) DC/OS
7 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (81.98%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (61.86%) TDD
3 174 (52.25%) MVC
4 169 (50.75%) Web Application Development
5 157 (47.15%) BDD
6 131 (39.34%) OO
7 41 (12.31%) Open Source
8 40 (12.01%) SDLC
9 39 (11.71%) Web Development
10 38 (11.41%) Software Engineering
11 36 (10.81%) Test Automation
12 32 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (8.71%) Scrum
14 27 (8.11%) DevOps
15 26 (7.81%) Mentoring
16 24 (7.21%) Coaching
16 24 (7.21%) Multithreading
17 23 (6.91%) Dependency Injection
17 23 (6.91%) Kanban
18 22 (6.61%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 202 (60.66%) C#
2 97 (29.13%) JavaScript
3 84 (25.23%) Python
4 67 (20.12%) Java
5 30 (9.01%) C++
6 29 (8.71%) SQL
7 23 (6.91%) F#
8 21 (6.31%) PHP
9 17 (5.11%) C
10 12 (3.60%) Perl
11 11 (3.30%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.50%) Scala
13 4 (1.20%) Go
13 4 (1.20%) Haskell
14 3 (0.90%) VB
15 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (10.51%) Degree
2 7 (2.10%) PhD
3 3 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.90%) ISEB
3 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.60%) HND
4 2 (0.60%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.30%) CEH
5 1 (0.30%) CISM
5 1 (0.30%) CISSP
5 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.80%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (4.50%) Docker
2 9 (2.70%) vSphere
3 6 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.30%) iptables
5 1 (0.30%) KVM
5 1 (0.30%) NFS
5 1 (0.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (7.81%) Ansible
2 24 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (6.91%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 23 (6.91%) Kibana
3 23 (6.91%) WSUS
4 15 (4.50%) Puppet
5 12 (3.60%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.40%) Terraform
7 4 (1.20%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.90%) Nagios
9 2 (0.60%) Marathon
9 2 (0.60%) Mesos
9 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.30%) Cacti
10 1 (0.30%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.30%) Consul
10 1 (0.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (9.91%) Google
2 31 (9.31%) Apple
2 31 (9.31%) Facebook
2 31 (9.31%) Sony
2 31 (9.31%) Yahoo!
3 27 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.00%) VMware
5 7 (2.10%) Oracle
6 5 (1.50%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.20%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.90%) Cisco
8 3 (0.90%) F5
8 3 (0.90%) Nokia
8 3 (0.90%) Splunk
9 2 (0.60%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.60%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.60%) Clearswift
9 2 (0.60%) IBM
9 2 (0.60%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.60%) WorldPay