The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 88 121
Rank change year-on-year -14 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2574 2862 2602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.08% 3.10% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.51% 5.83% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2599 2259
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.66% -  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46717 49112 53206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.91% 53.15% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 88980 95774 102222
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in England

Ruby
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Ruby in England

Ruby
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in England

Ruby
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 1235 £60,000 - 179
South East +27 474 £47,500 -5.00% 67
North of England +24 420 £46,250 +8.82% 72
North West +19 215 £42,500 +6.25% 34
Midlands +63 191 £42,500 - 21
Yorkshire +18 177 £55,000 +20.87% 30
East of England +2 140 £52,500 - 17
South West -8 116 £50,000 - 14
West Midlands +19 96 £40,000 - 11
East Midlands +81 95 £45,000 -5.26% 10
North East -2 29 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Ruby
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2763 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 2584 (50.69%) Python
3 1892 (37.11%) Java
4 1833 (35.96%) Linux
5 1702 (33.39%) TDD
6 1565 (30.70%) Git (software)
7 1556 (30.52%) C#
8 1522 (29.85%) JavaScript
9 1436 (28.17%) DevOps
10 1409 (27.64%) BDD
11 1290 (25.30%) .NET
12 1252 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
12 1252 (24.56%) Node.js
13 1104 (21.66%) MVC
14 1093 (21.44%) Puppet
15 1078 (21.15%) RESTful
16 1052 (20.64%) SQL Server
17 1015 (19.91%) NoSQL
18 1012 (19.85%) Jenkins
19 975 (19.13%) ASP.NET
20 967 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
21 932 (18.28%) Bash Shell
22 924 (18.12%) ASP.NET MVC
23 908 (17.81%) ASP.NET Web API
24 901 (17.67%) Ruby on Rails
25 881 (17.28%) Web Application Development
26 871 (17.09%) SQL
27 868 (17.03%) Continuous Integration
28 863 (16.93%) Test Automation
29 853 (16.73%) Perl

Ruby
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
1 370 (7.26%) Elasticsearch
2 317 (6.22%) Apache
3 306 (6.00%) OpenStack
4 257 (5.04%) nginx
5 156 (3.06%) Tomcat
6 129 (2.53%) CloudStack
7 95 (1.86%) JBoss
8 84 (1.65%) Apache Spark
8 84 (1.65%) Confluence
9 74 (1.45%) IIS
10 62 (1.22%) WebLogic
11 60 (1.18%) WebSphere
12 55 (1.08%) WordPress
13 53 (1.04%) Jetty
14 50 (0.98%) CMS
15 46 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
16 39 (0.77%) Apache Solr
17 36 (0.71%) Drupal
18 28 (0.55%) Apache Pig
19 17 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 29 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.12%) Inkscape
5 5 (0.098%) GIMP
5 5 (0.098%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.078%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.078%) QuarkXPress
7 2 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.020%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 109 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.31%) Magento
3 8 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.16%) Revive Adserver
4 5 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.098%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.059%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.039%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.020%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.020%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.020%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1252 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
2 494 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 198 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
4 174 (3.41%) GitHub
5 168 (3.30%) SaaS
6 145 (2.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 128 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 90 (1.77%) PaaS
9 81 (1.59%) Amazon S3
10 78 (1.53%) IaaS
11 57 (1.12%) Heroku
12 55 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
13 40 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
14 38 (0.75%) AWS OpsWorks
15 36 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
16 30 (0.59%) Slack
17 29 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
18 28 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 26 (0.51%) G Suite
20 25 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 213 (4.18%) Internet
2 205 (4.02%) HTTP
3 188 (3.69%) Firewall
4 139 (2.73%) DNS
5 130 (2.55%) TCP/IP
6 77 (1.51%) LDAP
7 69 (1.35%) VPN
8 57 (1.12%) Network Security
9 55 (1.08%) BGP
10 53 (1.04%) SSL
11 43 (0.84%) SMTP
12 41 (0.80%) OSPF
13 39 (0.77%) SSH
14 36 (0.71%) VoIP
14 36 (0.71%) Wireshark
15 33 (0.65%) SNMP
16 32 (0.63%) VLAN
17 31 (0.61%) Kerberos
17 31 (0.61%) tcpdump
18 28 (0.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1052 (20.64%) SQL Server
2 1015 (19.91%) NoSQL
3 627 (12.30%) MySQL
4 542 (10.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 437 (8.57%) MongoDB
6 343 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
7 329 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
8 260 (5.10%) Relational Database
9 219 (4.30%) Big Data
10 155 (3.04%) Redis
11 136 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 123 (2.41%) Hadoop
13 94 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
14 81 (1.59%) RDBMS
15 63 (1.24%) Blockchain
16 55 (1.08%) MariaDB
17 52 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
18 42 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 35 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 35 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1565 (30.70%) Git (software)
2 1012 (19.85%) Jenkins
3 570 (11.18%) Selenium
4 514 (10.08%) Cucumber
5 335 (6.57%) TeamCity
6 280 (5.49%) WebDriver
7 258 (5.06%) JIRA
8 217 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 205 (4.02%) Subversion
10 139 (2.73%) Vagrant
11 133 (2.61%) Maven
12 129 (2.53%) JMeter
12 129 (2.53%) JUnit
13 128 (2.51%) Capybara
14 126 (2.47%) RSpec
15 101 (1.98%) WATIR
16 100 (1.96%) Appium
17 91 (1.79%) Calabash
18 84 (1.65%) Hudson
19 68 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 598 (11.73%) Finance
2 252 (4.94%) Marketing
3 237 (4.65%) Games
4 212 (4.16%) Telecoms
5 189 (3.71%) Retail
6 148 (2.90%) Advertising
7 143 (2.81%) Banking
8 139 (2.73%) Electronics
9 122 (2.39%) Manufacturing
10 92 (1.80%) Music Industry
11 63 (1.24%) Publishing
12 55 (1.08%) Automotive
13 38 (0.75%) Aerospace
14 36 (0.71%) Legal
15 24 (0.47%) Back Office
16 23 (0.45%) Billing
17 14 (0.27%) Online Betting
17 14 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 13 (0.26%) Investment Banking
18 13 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2385 (46.78%) Developer
2 879 (17.24%) .NET Developer
3 845 (16.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 399 (7.83%) Ruby Developer
5 305 (5.98%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 285 (5.59%) Java Developer
7 257 (5.04%) Software Developer
8 242 (4.75%) Linux Engineer
9 237 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 214 (4.20%) Junior
11 209 (4.10%) C# Developer
12 199 (3.90%) AWS Engineer
13 195 (3.83%) Software Engineer
14 193 (3.79%) Tester
15 184 (3.61%) Test Engineer
16 179 (3.51%) Analyst
17 178 (3.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 175 (3.43%) AWS DevOps
19 172 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
20 169 (3.32%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1290 (25.30%) .NET
2 1252 (24.56%) Node.js
3 1078 (21.15%) RESTful
4 975 (19.13%) ASP.NET
5 924 (18.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 908 (17.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 901 (17.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 851 (16.69%) HTML
9 804 (15.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 769 (15.08%) WCF
11 762 (14.95%) AngularJS
12 745 (14.61%) CSS
13 562 (11.02%) .NET Framework
14 530 (10.40%) Entity Framework
15 458 (8.98%) Code First Entity Framework
16 419 (8.22%) Web Services
17 364 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 338 (6.63%) KnockoutJS
19 297 (5.83%) HTML5
20 286 (5.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 406 (7.96%) Computer Science
2 260 (5.10%) Greenfield Project
3 244 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 194 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 180 (3.53%) User Experience
6 152 (2.98%) Fintech
7 126 (2.47%) Mobile App
8 112 (2.20%) Social Media
9 93 (1.82%) Algorithms
10 86 (1.69%) BBC
11 79 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
12 74 (1.45%) Public Cloud
13 66 (1.29%) Data Centre
14 46 (0.90%) Social Network
15 44 (0.86%) Private Cloud
16 43 (0.84%) Blog
17 42 (0.82%) Digital Media
18 34 (0.67%) Client/Server
18 34 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
19 33 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1833 (35.96%) Linux
2 530 (10.40%) Windows
3 516 (10.12%) Unix
4 300 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 197 (3.86%) CentOS
6 193 (3.79%) Apple iOS
7 192 (3.77%) Android
8 182 (3.57%) Ubuntu
9 90 (1.77%) Debian
10 74 (1.45%) Solaris
11 68 (1.33%) Windows Server
12 47 (0.92%) Mac OS X
13 31 (0.61%) Mac OS
14 27 (0.53%) VMS
15 25 (0.49%) AIX
16 24 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
19 16 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
20 13 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2763 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1702 (33.39%) TDD
3 1436 (28.17%) DevOps
4 1409 (27.64%) BDD
5 1104 (21.66%) MVC
6 881 (17.28%) Web Application Development
7 868 (17.03%) Continuous Integration
8 863 (16.93%) Test Automation
9 765 (15.01%) Scrum
10 690 (13.53%) Software Engineering
11 627 (12.30%) OO
12 604 (11.85%) Configuration Management
13 483 (9.47%) Open Source
14 392 (7.69%) Web Development
15 345 (6.77%) E-Commerce
16 344 (6.75%) Continuous Delivery
17 321 (6.30%) Kanban
18 302 (5.92%) SDLC
19 279 (5.47%) Microservices
20 265 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2584 (50.69%) Python
2 1892 (37.11%) Java
3 1556 (30.52%) C#
4 1522 (29.85%) JavaScript
5 932 (18.28%) Bash Shell
6 871 (17.09%) SQL
7 853 (16.73%) Perl
8 685 (13.44%) PHP
9 485 (9.51%) C++
10 392 (7.69%) Scala
11 353 (6.92%) Go
12 282 (5.53%) C
13 221 (4.34%) PowerShell
14 213 (4.18%) Shell Script
15 144 (2.82%) F#
16 117 (2.30%) Elixir
17 100 (1.96%) Groovy
18 81 (1.59%) Clojure
19 78 (1.53%) CoffeeScript
20 66 (1.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 535 (10.49%) Degree
2 201 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 179 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 142 (2.79%) ISTQB
5 119 (2.33%) ISEB
6 57 (1.12%) DV Cleared
7 56 (1.10%) CISSP
8 49 (0.96%) SC Cleared
9 39 (0.77%) AWS Certification
10 36 (0.71%) PhD
11 34 (0.67%) CREST Certified
12 28 (0.55%) PMI Certification
12 28 (0.55%) PMP
13 27 (0.53%) OSCP
13 27 (0.53%) RHCE
14 25 (0.49%) CISA
14 25 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
14 25 (0.49%) RHCSA
15 23 (0.45%) CEH
16 21 (0.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 399 (7.83%) QA
2 46 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.41%) GCP
5 12 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 9 (0.18%) COBIT
6 9 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 9 (0.18%) SLA
7 4 (0.078%) WCAG
8 3 (0.059%) DICOM
8 3 (0.059%) HL7
9 2 (0.039%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.039%) JTAG
9 2 (0.039%) MISRA
9 2 (0.039%) PMO
10 1 (0.020%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.020%) GPG13
10 1 (0.020%) MiFID
10 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.020%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 703 (13.79%) Docker
2 173 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (3.12%) Xen
4 144 (2.82%) vSphere
5 124 (2.43%) XenServer
6 58 (1.14%) KVM
7 54 (1.06%) NFS
8 52 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
9 40 (0.78%) Hyper-V
10 36 (0.71%) Varnish
11 35 (0.69%) iptables
12 32 (0.63%) Active Directory
13 28 (0.55%) etcd
14 27 (0.53%) flannel
15 16 (0.31%) VirtualBox
16 15 (0.29%) Snort
17 13 (0.26%) HDFS
18 12 (0.24%) vCloud
19 11 (0.22%) Ceph
19 11 (0.22%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1093 (21.44%) Puppet
2 967 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
3 725 (14.22%) Ansible
4 282 (5.53%) Terraform
5 247 (4.85%) Kubernetes
6 191 (3.75%) Kibana
7 185 (3.63%) Nagios
8 113 (2.22%) Cobbler
9 106 (2.08%) Salt
10 98 (1.92%) Tivoli
11 84 (1.65%) ZABBIX
12 77 (1.51%) Packer
13 75 (1.47%) Mesos
14 73 (1.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 73 (1.43%) WSUS
15 69 (1.35%) logstash
16 68 (1.33%) HAProxy
17 49 (0.96%) Graphite
18 48 (0.94%) Consul
19 40 (0.78%) Grafana
Vendors
1 364 (7.14%) Google
2 357 (7.00%) Red Hat
3 314 (6.16%) Oracle
4 284 (5.57%) Microsoft
5 251 (4.92%) VMware
6 167 (3.28%) Facebook
7 118 (2.31%) SAP
8 117 (2.30%) Splunk
9 110 (2.16%) EnterpriseDB
10 98 (1.92%) Apple
11 90 (1.77%) SaltStack
12 83 (1.63%) Sony
12 83 (1.63%) Yahoo!
13 76 (1.49%) New Relic
14 69 (1.35%) HP
15 48 (0.94%) Atlassian
16 42 (0.82%) Rackspace
17 33 (0.65%) Sybase
18 29 (0.57%) Cisco
19 27 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Flexible environment + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Ease IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Exciting Projects, Pension. Holiday
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47400.00 - £57999.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Scholastic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Computer People
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Medical
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and superb pension (12% n
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago