Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Ruby Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby Developer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 751 820
Rank change year-on-year -110 +69 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 315 478 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 284 461 430
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £70,125
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Ruby Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Ruby Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby Developer in England

Ruby Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby Developer in England.

Salary trend for Ruby Developer in England

Ruby Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby Developer in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby Developer in England

Ruby Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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
London -110 181 £62,500 -3.85% 38
South East +42 91 £47,500 +5.56% 3
South West +32 25 £55,000 +38.36% 1
North of England -14 8 £28,000 -44.00% 4
East of England +9 7 £57,500 +4.55%
Yorkshire +2 6 £28,000 -46.67% 3
Midlands +35 2 £36,000 +30.91%
West Midlands +17 2 £36,000 -4.00%
North West -1 2 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Ruby Developer
UK

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Ruby Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Ruby Developer in the job title.

1 315 (100.00%) Ruby
2 211 (66.98%) Ruby on Rails
3 203 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (58.73%) JavaScript
5 125 (39.68%) HTML
6 109 (34.60%) TDD
7 106 (33.65%) CSS
8 79 (25.08%) BDD
9 76 (24.13%) Java
10 71 (22.54%) MySQL
10 71 (22.54%) Git (software)
11 66 (20.95%) Software Engineering
12 60 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
13 54 (17.14%) SQL
14 50 (15.87%) RSpec
14 50 (15.87%) AngularJS
15 47 (14.92%) Scrum
15 47 (14.92%) Greenfield Project
16 45 (14.29%) Linux
17 44 (13.97%) React
18 43 (13.65%) RESTful
19 39 (12.38%) Web Development
20 38 (12.06%) Python
21 36 (11.43%) OOP
21 36 (11.43%) User Experience
22 34 (10.79%) PostgreSQL
23 33 (10.48%) PHP
23 33 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (9.21%) Node.js
24 29 (9.21%) Microservices

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (5.08%) Confluence
2 14 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.90%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.90%) WordPress
4 5 (1.59%) Apache
5 4 (1.27%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.95%) CMS
7 2 (0.63%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.32%) Drupal
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 60 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.67%) GitHub
3 16 (5.08%) Heroku
4 8 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.22%) SaaS
6 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.59%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.95%) BrowserStack
8 3 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.95%) Slack
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.32%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.32%) Force.com
9 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.90%) SMS
2 5 (1.59%) SMPP
3 3 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) AMQP
4 1 (0.32%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.54%) MySQL
2 34 (10.79%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (8.89%) Big Data
4 18 (5.71%) Redis
5 16 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.13%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.86%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.22%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.27%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.95%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.95%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.95%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.95%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.95%) OpenTSDB
11 3 (0.95%) Parquet
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (22.54%) Git (software)
2 50 (15.87%) RSpec
3 27 (8.57%) Cucumber
4 23 (7.30%) WebDriver
5 21 (6.67%) Selenium
6 20 (6.35%) Sublime Text
6 20 (6.35%) TextMate
7 18 (5.71%) JIRA
8 16 (5.08%) Capybara
9 11 (3.49%) RubyGems
10 7 (2.22%) CircleCI
10 7 (2.22%) Subversion
11 5 (1.59%) WATIR
12 4 (1.27%) Bundler
12 4 (1.27%) gulp
13 3 (0.95%) Appium
13 3 (0.95%) GitLab
13 3 (0.95%) GoCD
13 3 (0.95%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.95%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (8.89%) Marketing
2 24 (7.62%) Finance
3 15 (4.76%) Retail
4 14 (4.44%) Electronics
5 13 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.81%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.86%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (66.98%) Ruby on Rails
2 125 (39.68%) HTML
3 106 (33.65%) CSS
4 50 (15.87%) AngularJS
5 44 (13.97%) React
6 43 (13.65%) RESTful
7 29 (9.21%) Node.js
8 21 (6.67%) HTML5
9 18 (5.71%) jQuery
10 17 (5.40%) Web Services
11 15 (4.76%) JSON
12 14 (4.44%) Sass
12 14 (4.44%) XML
13 11 (3.49%) .NET
13 11 (3.49%) CSS3
13 11 (3.49%) Sinatra
14 10 (3.17%) REST
15 8 (2.54%) ASP.NET
15 8 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.92%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (11.43%) User Experience
3 22 (6.98%) Fintech
4 14 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.90%) PlayStation
7 4 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.95%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Bitcoin
9 1 (0.32%) Blog
9 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.32%) Digital Currency
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.32%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (2.22%) Android
3 6 (1.90%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.90%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.95%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.95%) Unix
5 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (34.60%) TDD
3 79 (25.08%) BDD
4 66 (20.95%) Software Engineering
5 47 (14.92%) Scrum
6 39 (12.38%) Web Development
7 36 (11.43%) OOP
8 33 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (9.21%) Microservices
10 27 (8.57%) Refactoring
11 25 (7.94%) E-Commerce
11 25 (7.94%) Machine Learning
12 24 (7.62%) SDLC
13 20 (6.35%) Software Architecture
14 19 (6.03%) Test Automation
15 18 (5.71%) Artificial Intelligence
16 17 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (5.40%) Open Source
17 16 (5.08%) Kanban
18 15 (4.76%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 315 (100.00%) Ruby
2 185 (58.73%) JavaScript
3 76 (24.13%) Java
4 54 (17.14%) SQL
5 38 (12.06%) Python
6 33 (10.48%) PHP
7 27 (8.57%) Elixir
8 22 (6.98%) Go
9 18 (5.71%) C#
10 10 (3.17%) Scala
11 6 (1.90%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (1.27%) C
12 4 (1.27%) C++
12 4 (1.27%) Clojure
12 4 (1.27%) ES6
13 3 (0.95%) F#
13 3 (0.95%) R
14 2 (0.63%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (5.40%) Degree
2 5 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 13 (4.13%) Docker
2 6 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.95%) HDFS
4 2 (0.63%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 11 (3.49%) Capistrano
2 10 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.90%) Ansible
4 5 (1.59%) Mesos
4 5 (1.59%) Terraform
5 3 (0.95%) Graphite
5 3 (0.95%) Kibana
5 3 (0.95%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.95%) logstash
6 1 (0.32%) Consul
6 1 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.32%) linkerd
6 1 (0.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.32%) Rancher
Vendors
1 12 (3.81%) SAP
2 6 (1.90%) Google
2 6 (1.90%) VMware
3 3 (0.95%) Twitter
4 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.32%) Apiary
5 1 (0.32%) Capita
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle