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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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > East of England
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 137 179 161
Rank change year-on-year +42 -18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 168 29 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.26% 0.64% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 1.45% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 15
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £29,900
25th Percentile £33,438 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.82% +22.22% -18.18%
75th Percentile £80,000 £64,688 £67,500
90th Percentile - £73,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +4.17%

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 3,292 2,001 1,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.32% 44.37% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,295 1,191 1,448
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,375
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ruby as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in the East of England over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -5 67 £62,500 +8.70% 2
Hertfordshire 0 49 £75,000 +114.29% 7
Norfolk - 19 £35,000 -
Essex -34 15 - -
Bedfordshire - 14 - -
Suffolk - 8 - -
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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.

1 122 (72.62%) Java
2 121 (72.02%) JavaScript
3 119 (70.83%) Ruby on Rails
4 113 (67.26%) Git (software)
5 102 (60.71%) Web Development
5 102 (60.71%) CSS
6 101 (60.12%) Docker
7 100 (59.52%) .NET
8 94 (55.95%) Software Engineering
8 94 (55.95%) Node.js
9 93 (55.36%) HTML
10 91 (54.17%) SQL
11 87 (51.79%) Azure
12 86 (51.19%) NoSQL
12 86 (51.19%) Social Skills
13 85 (50.60%) AngularJS
13 85 (50.60%) ASP.NET
13 85 (50.60%) MVC
14 83 (49.40%) Go
15 82 (48.81%) Marketing
16 75 (44.64%) HTTP
17 74 (44.05%) SSL
17 74 (44.05%) Angular 2
18 57 (33.93%) Python
19 54 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
20 49 (29.17%) Agile
20 49 (29.17%) CI/CD
21 44 (26.19%) PHP
22 41 (24.40%) Google
23 36 (21.43%) AWS

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 11 (6.55%) Apache Spark
2 9 (5.36%) Apache
2 9 (5.36%) CMS
2 9 (5.36%) Headless CMS
2 9 (5.36%) nginx
2 9 (5.36%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 87 (51.79%) Azure
2 36 (21.43%) AWS
3 26 (15.48%) Serverless
4 17 (10.12%) AWS Lambda
5 16 (9.52%) GCP
6 13 (7.74%) Basecamp
7 11 (6.55%) Cloud Functions
7 11 (6.55%) Heroku
7 11 (6.55%) OpenShift
8 9 (5.36%) DigitalOcean
8 9 (5.36%) prismic.io
9 8 (4.76%) Google Analytics
9 8 (4.76%) Google Tag Manager
10 5 (2.98%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.98%) GitHub
10 5 (2.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (1.79%) CloudFront
12 3 (1.79%) GitHub Actions
12 3 (1.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 75 (44.64%) HTTP
2 74 (44.05%) SSL
3 11 (6.55%) Internet
4 3 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (51.19%) NoSQL
2 54 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (16.07%) MySQL
4 17 (10.12%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (6.55%) Flink
5 11 (6.55%) SQL Server
6 9 (5.36%) MariaDB
6 9 (5.36%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.19%) Amazon Athena
10 2 (1.19%) BigQuery
10 2 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 113 (67.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.55%) Ant
2 11 (6.55%) Gradle
2 11 (6.55%) JIRA
2 11 (6.55%) Maven
2 11 (6.55%) Subversion
3 3 (1.79%) GitLab
4 2 (1.19%) Capybara
4 2 (1.19%) Pivotal Tracker
4 2 (1.19%) RSpec
5 1 (0.60%) Appium
5 1 (0.60%) Calabash
5 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
General
1 86 (51.19%) Social Skills
2 82 (48.81%) Marketing
3 29 (17.26%) Finance
4 15 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.74%) Legal
6 11 (6.55%) Banking
6 11 (6.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 92 (54.76%) Software Engineer
2 35 (20.83%) Developer
3 17 (10.12%) Web Developer
4 14 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 13 (7.74%) Consultant
5 13 (7.74%) Support Consultant
5 13 (7.74%) Technical Consultant
5 13 (7.74%) Technical Support
5 13 (7.74%) Technical Support Consultant
6 11 (6.55%) Java Engineer
6 11 (6.55%) Senior Java Engineer
6 11 (6.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
8 8 (4.76%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 8 (4.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 5 (2.98%) Ruby Engineer
10 4 (2.38%) Architect
10 4 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (1.79%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (70.83%) Ruby on Rails
2 102 (60.71%) CSS
3 100 (59.52%) .NET
4 94 (55.95%) Node.js
5 93 (55.36%) HTML
6 85 (50.60%) AngularJS
6 85 (50.60%) ASP.NET
7 74 (44.05%) Angular 2
8 16 (9.52%) RESTful
9 14 (8.33%) Django
10 13 (7.74%) React
11 12 (7.14%) Vue.js
12 11 (6.55%) Flutter
12 11 (6.55%) JDBC
12 11 (6.55%) REST
13 10 (5.95%) Laravel
14 9 (5.36%) BREW
14 9 (5.36%) LAMP
14 9 (5.36%) Semantic HTML
14 9 (5.36%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.74%) Algorithms
1 13 (7.74%) Client/Server
1 13 (7.74%) Linux Command Line
1 13 (7.74%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 11 (6.55%) Contactless
3 11 (6.55%) EMV
3 11 (6.55%) IoT
3 11 (6.55%) Life Science
3 11 (6.55%) Raspberry Pi
3 11 (6.55%) Virtual Team
4 9 (5.36%) User Experience
5 3 (1.79%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.19%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.31%) Linux
2 14 (8.33%) Unix
3 11 (6.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (60.71%) Web Development
2 94 (55.95%) Software Engineering
3 85 (50.60%) MVC
4 49 (29.17%) Agile
4 49 (29.17%) CI/CD
5 33 (19.64%) Full Stack Development
6 29 (17.26%) TDD
7 28 (16.67%) Microservices
8 25 (14.88%) Test Automation
9 23 (13.69%) Mentoring
10 21 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 20 (11.90%) Computer Science
12 17 (10.12%) SEO
13 15 (8.93%) Strategic Thinking
14 14 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (8.33%) OO
14 14 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
15 13 (7.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (7.74%) Fintech
15 13 (7.74%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 122 (72.62%) Java
2 121 (72.02%) JavaScript
3 91 (54.17%) SQL
4 83 (49.40%) Go
5 57 (33.93%) Python
6 44 (26.19%) PHP
7 19 (11.31%) Shell Script
8 16 (9.52%) C
9 15 (8.93%) Perl
9 15 (8.93%) PowerShell
10 11 (6.55%) Dart
10 11 (6.55%) Kotlin
10 11 (6.55%) Lua
11 9 (5.36%) TypeScript
12 7 (4.17%) C++
12 7 (4.17%) Rust
13 6 (3.57%) Bash
14 2 (1.19%) Elixir
15 1 (0.60%) C#
15 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.98%) Degree
2 5 (2.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.36%) Accessibility
2 8 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 101 (60.12%) Docker
2 5 (2.98%) LXC
2 5 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (10.71%) Kubernetes
1 18 (10.71%) Terraform
2 5 (2.98%) Ansible
3 3 (1.79%) Grafana
3 3 (1.79%) Istio
3 3 (1.79%) Packer
3 3 (1.79%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (24.40%) Google
2 15 (8.93%) FIS
2 15 (8.93%) WorldPay
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.76%) Facebook
5 3 (1.79%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.60%) Funding Circle