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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
UK / England
Rank 91 105 137
Rank change year-on-year +14 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2493 2725 2210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.12% 2.82% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.74% 5.44% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2212 2435 1868
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,125 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.50% +4.72%  

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 43456 50126 50020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.46% 51.94% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37329 43600 42886
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 -1 1208 £60,000 +4.34% 192
South East +41 457 £45,000 -10.00% 59
North West +27 226 £43,250 +1.76% 36
Yorkshire +45 179 £55,000 +22.22% 40
East of England +42 125 £45,000 -5.26% 28
South West -20 106 £43,500 -13.00% 16
West Midlands +3 87 £40,000 -5.88% 10
East Midlands +12 63 £41,000 -3.52% 9
North East +13 39 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2688 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
2 2571 (51.45%) Python
3 1905 (38.12%) Linux
4 1764 (35.30%) Java
5 1583 (31.68%) TDD
6 1565 (31.32%) Git (software)
7 1505 (30.12%) C#
8 1465 (29.32%) JavaScript
9 1446 (28.94%) DevOps
10 1306 (26.14%) BDD
11 1276 (25.54%) .NET
12 1217 (24.35%) Node.js
13 1197 (23.95%) Puppet
14 1168 (23.37%) Amazon AWS
15 1046 (20.93%) MVC
15 1046 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
16 1013 (20.27%) RESTful
17 1008 (20.17%) Jenkins
18 980 (19.61%) NoSQL
19 975 (19.51%) SQL Server
20 965 (19.31%) Ruby on Rails
21 919 (18.39%) Perl
22 905 (18.11%) ASP.NET
23 893 (17.87%) Bash Shell
24 882 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
25 855 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
26 850 (17.01%) ASP.NET Web API
27 847 (16.95%) Scrum
28 834 (16.69%) HTML
29 826 (16.53%) Web Application Development

Ruby
Top Related 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
1 397 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
2 314 (6.28%) OpenStack
3 303 (6.06%) Apache
4 199 (3.98%) nginx
5 159 (3.18%) Tomcat
6 128 (2.56%) CloudStack
7 115 (2.30%) JBoss
8 103 (2.06%) WebSphere
9 98 (1.96%) WebLogic
10 97 (1.94%) Apache Spark
11 95 (1.90%) IIS
12 79 (1.58%) Confluence
13 69 (1.38%) CMS
14 60 (1.20%) Apache Pig
15 45 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
16 43 (0.86%) WordPress
17 41 (0.82%) Jetty
18 29 (0.58%) Umbraco
19 28 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
20 27 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 86 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 35 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.18%) MS Office
4 6 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.080%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (0.080%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.080%) QuarkXPress
6 3 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.040%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.020%) Avid Media Composer
8 1 (0.020%) Blender
8 1 (0.020%) InDesign
8 1 (0.020%) InVision
8 1 (0.020%) Maple
8 1 (0.020%) Mingle
8 1 (0.020%) Pixelapse
8 1 (0.020%) Simulink
8 1 (0.020%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.38%) Magento
3 9 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.080%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.080%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.080%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.060%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.040%) CSG Singleview
6 2 (0.040%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 2 (0.040%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.040%) Shopify
7 1 (0.020%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.020%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.020%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1168 (23.37%) Amazon AWS
2 422 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 161 (3.22%) SaaS
4 156 (3.12%) GitHub
5 155 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
6 128 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 108 (2.16%) Heroku
8 92 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 61 (1.22%) PaaS
10 56 (1.12%) Amazon S3
11 49 (0.98%) IaaS
12 41 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
13 39 (0.78%) Slack
14 35 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
14 35 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
15 33 (0.66%) Office 365
16 32 (0.64%) Sumo Logic
17 30 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 30 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 29 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 169 (3.38%) HTTP
2 165 (3.30%) Firewall
3 163 (3.26%) Internet
4 119 (2.38%) DNS
5 98 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 74 (1.48%) LDAP
7 54 (1.08%) Network Security
8 52 (1.04%) VPN
9 44 (0.88%) SAN
10 37 (0.74%) Kerberos
11 35 (0.70%) SSH
11 35 (0.70%) SSL
12 31 (0.62%) SMTP
13 26 (0.52%) SNMP
14 25 (0.50%) Wireless
15 24 (0.48%) NAS
16 23 (0.46%) HTTPS
17 22 (0.44%) BGP
18 18 (0.36%) Wireless Security
19 16 (0.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 980 (19.61%) NoSQL
2 975 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 719 (14.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 641 (12.83%) MySQL
5 480 (9.61%) MongoDB
6 303 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
7 281 (5.62%) Relational Database
8 251 (5.02%) Big Data
9 177 (3.54%) Redis
10 175 (3.50%) Hadoop
11 99 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
12 98 (1.96%) RDBMS
13 95 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
14 82 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
15 65 (1.30%) Apache Hive
16 39 (0.78%) MariaDB
17 38 (0.76%) HBase
18 36 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 30 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
20 28 (0.56%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1565 (31.32%) Git (software)
2 1008 (20.17%) Jenkins
3 518 (10.37%) Selenium
4 461 (9.23%) Cucumber
5 322 (6.44%) TeamCity
6 278 (5.56%) JIRA
7 229 (4.58%) WebDriver
8 223 (4.46%) Subversion
9 213 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 172 (3.44%) Vagrant
11 124 (2.48%) JUnit
12 122 (2.44%) JMeter
13 116 (2.32%) RSpec
14 110 (2.20%) Hudson
15 109 (2.18%) Maven
16 103 (2.06%) Capybara
17 91 (1.82%) WATIR
18 89 (1.78%) Appium
19 76 (1.52%) git-flow
20 69 (1.38%) SoapUI
General
1 565 (11.31%) Finance
2 220 (4.40%) Games
3 186 (3.72%) Marketing
4 169 (3.38%) Banking
5 155 (3.10%) Retail
6 144 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 104 (2.08%) Advertising
8 100 (2.00%) Publishing
9 89 (1.78%) Music Industry
10 54 (1.08%) Electronics
11 52 (1.04%) Legal
12 49 (0.98%) Manufacturing
13 25 (0.50%) Billing
13 25 (0.50%) Military
14 24 (0.48%) Automotive
15 22 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 16 (0.32%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.24%) Back Office
18 10 (0.20%) Investment Banking
19 7 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2303 (46.09%) Developer
2 881 (17.63%) .NET Developer
3 875 (17.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 445 (8.91%) Ruby Developer
5 318 (6.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 264 (5.28%) Java Developer
7 263 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 255 (5.10%) Software Engineer
9 253 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
10 250 (5.00%) C# Developer
11 227 (4.54%) AWS Engineer
12 226 (4.52%) Tester
13 225 (4.50%) Senior Developer
14 205 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
15 188 (3.76%) AWS DevOps
16 183 (3.66%) Junior
17 182 (3.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 167 (3.34%) Administrator
19 165 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 158 (3.16%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1276 (25.54%) .NET
2 1217 (24.35%) Node.js
3 1013 (20.27%) RESTful
4 965 (19.31%) Ruby on Rails
5 905 (18.11%) ASP.NET
6 882 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 850 (17.01%) ASP.NET Web API
8 834 (16.69%) HTML
9 765 (15.31%) AngularJS
9 765 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 714 (14.29%) WCF
11 710 (14.21%) CSS
12 575 (11.51%) .NET Framework
13 540 (10.81%) Entity Framework
14 494 (9.89%) Code First Entity Framework
15 452 (9.05%) Web Services
16 352 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 320 (6.40%) KnockoutJS
18 302 (6.04%) HTML5
19 288 (5.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 368 (7.36%) Computer Science
2 228 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
3 187 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 172 (3.44%) User Experience
5 131 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 121 (2.42%) Fintech
7 104 (2.08%) Social Media
8 91 (1.82%) Data Centre
9 88 (1.76%) BBC
10 80 (1.60%) Social Network
11 64 (1.28%) Algorithms
12 61 (1.22%) Public Cloud
13 52 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
14 51 (1.02%) PKI
15 49 (0.98%) iPad
16 41 (0.82%) Client/Server
17 35 (0.70%) Management Information System
18 27 (0.54%) Digital Media
18 27 (0.54%) Private Cloud
19 24 (0.48%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1905 (38.12%) Linux
2 490 (9.81%) Windows
3 487 (9.75%) Unix
4 274 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 197 (3.94%) CentOS
6 191 (3.82%) Ubuntu
7 137 (2.74%) Android
8 123 (2.46%) Apple iOS
9 65 (1.30%) Windows Server
10 55 (1.10%) Debian
11 44 (0.88%) Solaris
12 33 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 32 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 31 (0.62%) Mac OS
15 23 (0.46%) Fedora
16 21 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (0.36%) AIX
19 14 (0.28%) VMS
20 9 (0.18%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2688 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
2 1583 (31.68%) TDD
3 1446 (28.94%) DevOps
4 1306 (26.14%) BDD
5 1046 (20.93%) MVC
6 855 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
7 847 (16.95%) Scrum
8 826 (16.53%) Web Application Development
9 730 (14.61%) Software Engineering
10 661 (13.23%) Configuration Management
11 612 (12.25%) OO
12 485 (9.71%) Open Source
13 425 (8.51%) Web Development
14 379 (7.58%) E-Commerce
15 342 (6.84%) Continuous Delivery
16 310 (6.20%) Test Automation
17 306 (6.12%) SDLC
18 297 (5.94%) Kanban
19 262 (5.24%) Microservices
20 255 (5.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2571 (51.45%) Python
2 1764 (35.30%) Java
3 1505 (30.12%) C#
4 1465 (29.32%) JavaScript
5 919 (18.39%) Perl
6 893 (17.87%) Bash Shell
7 754 (15.09%) SQL
8 634 (12.69%) PHP
9 450 (9.01%) C++
10 396 (7.92%) Scala
11 304 (6.08%) C
12 291 (5.82%) Go
13 211 (4.22%) Shell Script
14 194 (3.88%) PowerShell
15 154 (3.08%) Groovy
16 129 (2.58%) F#
17 84 (1.68%) Clojure
18 78 (1.56%) Elixir
19 66 (1.32%) Korn
20 55 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 534 (10.69%) Degree
2 177 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 112 (2.24%) ISTQB
4 92 (1.84%) ISEB
5 90 (1.80%) DV Cleared
6 62 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 48 (0.96%) AWS Certification
8 42 (0.84%) CISSP
9 31 (0.62%) CEH
10 30 (0.60%) CREST Certified
11 29 (0.58%) PhD
12 28 (0.56%) CISA
13 25 (0.50%) OSCP
14 20 (0.40%) CISM
15 19 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 14 (0.28%) GIAC
16 14 (0.28%) RHCE
17 13 (0.26%) GSEC
17 13 (0.26%) RHCSA
18 12 (0.24%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (8.32%) QA
2 78 (1.56%) SDET
3 42 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 41 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.32%) SLA
6 12 (0.24%) GCP
6 12 (0.24%) JTAG
7 10 (0.20%) MISRA
8 9 (0.18%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.14%) COBIT
9 7 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 6 (0.12%) GPG13
11 4 (0.080%) WCAG
12 3 (0.060%) DICOM
12 3 (0.060%) HL7
12 3 (0.060%) MiFID
13 1 (0.020%) GDPR
System Software
1 630 (12.61%) Docker
2 216 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (3.20%) Xen
4 155 (3.10%) vSphere
5 123 (2.46%) XenServer
6 77 (1.54%) Hyper-V
7 57 (1.14%) Active Directory
8 53 (1.06%) KVM
9 38 (0.76%) NFS
10 32 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
11 29 (0.58%) VirtualBox
12 23 (0.46%) HDFS
12 23 (0.46%) Varnish
12 23 (0.46%) vCloud
13 18 (0.36%) iptables
13 18 (0.36%) Snort
14 15 (0.30%) LXC
15 14 (0.28%) PowerHA
16 12 (0.24%) Ceph
16 12 (0.24%) etcd
Systems Management
1 1197 (23.95%) Puppet
2 1046 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
3 773 (15.47%) Ansible
4 221 (4.42%) Terraform
5 218 (4.36%) Nagios
6 207 (4.14%) Kubernetes
7 203 (4.06%) Kibana
8 106 (2.12%) Cobbler
9 96 (1.92%) Salt
10 93 (1.86%) Tivoli
11 90 (1.80%) Mesos
12 77 (1.54%) logstash
13 75 (1.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 75 (1.50%) WSUS
14 69 (1.38%) ZABBIX
15 59 (1.18%) Packer
16 52 (1.04%) Graphite
17 49 (0.98%) HAProxy
18 42 (0.84%) Grafana
18 42 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 335 (6.70%) Oracle
2 334 (6.68%) Google
3 311 (6.22%) Red Hat
4 284 (5.68%) VMware
5 257 (5.14%) Microsoft
6 162 (3.24%) Splunk
7 149 (2.98%) Facebook
8 115 (2.30%) EnterpriseDB
9 113 (2.26%) Apple
10 96 (1.92%) Atlassian
11 88 (1.76%) New Relic
12 86 (1.72%) Sony
12 86 (1.72%) Yahoo!
13 72 (1.44%) HP
14 53 (1.06%) SaltStack
15 49 (0.98%) SAP
16 40 (0.80%) Rackspace
17 39 (0.78%) Cisco
18 29 (0.58%) Adobe
18 29 (0.58%) Sitecore
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Coded People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + shares, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare, Life Insurance, up to
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 22 hours ago