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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 6 months to 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
UK > England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 162 186 194
Rank change year-on-year +24 +8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3,649 1,797 1,328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.42% 1.88% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.54% 3.38% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1,128 1,062
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
UK median annual salary £75,000 £62,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +20.97% -0.80% +6.84%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 80,305 53,151 40,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.17% 55.60% 55.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39,723 38,044 34,128
10th Percentile £37,492 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £93,750 £91,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.61% +1.82% +4.76%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in England

Ruby
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ruby in England.

Salary trend for Ruby in England

Ruby
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in England over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

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 6 months to 3 July 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
London +18 2,328 £85,000 +13.33% 110
North of England -26 385 £60,000 - 37
South East +15 353 £65,000 - 11
South West +66 251 £67,350 +22.45% 6
North West +6 207 £67,350 +17.13% 23
East of England +39 172 £51,250 -6.82% 4
Yorkshire -78 139 £60,000 - 14
Midlands -47 121 £62,500 +25.00% 12
East Midlands -13 73 £80,000 +60.00% 4
West Midlands -72 48 £61,250 +11.36% 8
North East +15 40 £50,250 -8.64%
Ruby
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 England region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 1,974 (54.10%) Python
2 1,914 (52.45%) JavaScript
3 1,741 (47.71%) Agile
4 1,704 (46.70%) Software Engineering
5 1,687 (46.23%) AWS
6 1,655 (45.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 1,602 (43.90%) Java
8 1,495 (40.97%) Docker
9 1,217 (33.35%) CI/CD
10 1,193 (32.69%) Kubernetes
11 1,119 (30.67%) SQL
12 1,080 (29.60%) Azure
13 1,077 (29.51%) Git (software)
14 1,073 (29.41%) DevOps
15 1,072 (29.38%) Node.js
16 1,023 (28.04%) Go
17 974 (26.69%) React
18 946 (25.92%) PostgreSQL
19 944 (25.87%) CSS
20 919 (25.18%) Social Skills
21 882 (24.17%) HTML
22 841 (23.05%) Full Stack Development
23 833 (22.83%) .NET
24 817 (22.39%) NoSQL
25 783 (21.46%) Terraform
26 780 (21.38%) Mentoring
27 752 (20.61%) Finance
28 751 (20.58%) TDD
29 728 (19.95%) AngularJS
30 688 (18.85%) Test Automation

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
1 253 (6.93%) Apache Spark
2 123 (3.37%) CMS
3 97 (2.66%) Confluence
4 91 (2.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 81 (2.22%) Apache
5 81 (2.22%) Headless CMS
6 33 (0.90%) nginx
7 23 (0.63%) Drupal
8 20 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
9 19 (0.52%) OpenStack
10 16 (0.44%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 11 (0.30%) WordPress
13 9 (0.25%) JBoss
14 7 (0.19%) IIS
15 6 (0.16%) Jetty
15 6 (0.16%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.16%) WildFly
16 5 (0.14%) Apache Pulsar
16 5 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (0.25%) Chatbot
3 6 (0.16%) SketchUp
4 3 (0.082%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.027%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (0.30%) Shopify
2 10 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.082%) Fidessa
3 3 (0.082%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.055%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.055%) Magento
4 2 (0.055%) Primavera
4 2 (0.055%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1,687 (46.23%) AWS
2 1,080 (29.60%) Azure
3 575 (15.76%) GCP
4 544 (14.91%) Serverless
5 402 (11.02%) AWS Lambda
6 368 (10.08%) GitHub
7 291 (7.97%) SaaS
8 251 (6.88%) Heroku
9 225 (6.17%) OpenShift
10 215 (5.89%) Amazon S3
11 195 (5.34%) Cloud Functions
12 182 (4.99%) AWS CloudFormation
13 172 (4.71%) Amazon ECS
14 168 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
15 146 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 135 (3.70%) Amazon EKS
17 126 (3.45%) PaaS
18 100 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
19 91 (2.49%) Slack
20 81 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 450 (12.33%) HTTP
2 384 (10.52%) SSL
3 288 (7.89%) Internet
4 63 (1.73%) DNS
5 49 (1.34%) Wireshark
6 37 (1.01%) Firewall
7 29 (0.79%) HTTPS
8 24 (0.66%) TCP/IP
9 22 (0.60%) Network Security
10 19 (0.52%) DHCP
11 17 (0.47%) Broadband
11 17 (0.47%) VoIP
12 16 (0.44%) DKIM
12 16 (0.44%) DMARC
13 14 (0.38%) DSL
13 14 (0.38%) VPN
14 9 (0.25%) tcpdump
15 8 (0.22%) SSH
16 7 (0.19%) PPP
16 7 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 946 (25.92%) PostgreSQL
2 817 (22.39%) NoSQL
3 488 (13.37%) MySQL
4 321 (8.80%) Redis
5 308 (8.44%) MongoDB
6 243 (6.66%) SQL Server
7 214 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 201 (5.51%) Flink
9 196 (5.37%) Relational Database
10 147 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
11 109 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
12 99 (2.71%) BigQuery
13 64 (1.75%) Tableau
14 56 (1.53%) Amazon Redshift
15 47 (1.29%) Power BI
16 44 (1.21%) Amazon Athena
17 41 (1.12%) Big Data
17 41 (1.12%) DynamoDB
18 39 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
19 28 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1,077 (29.51%) Git (software)
2 467 (12.80%) Jenkins
3 446 (12.22%) JIRA
4 224 (6.14%) Subversion
5 206 (5.65%) Gradle
6 205 (5.62%) CircleCI
7 199 (5.45%) Maven
8 196 (5.37%) Ant
9 168 (4.60%) GitLab
10 149 (4.08%) Cucumber
11 131 (3.59%) RSpec
12 117 (3.21%) Selenium
13 109 (2.99%) Cypress.io
14 69 (1.89%) Spinnaker
14 69 (1.89%) webpack
15 58 (1.59%) TeamCity
16 52 (1.43%) Appium
17 46 (1.26%) JMeter
17 46 (1.26%) Postman
18 44 (1.21%) Storybook
General
1 919 (25.18%) Social Skills
2 752 (20.61%) Finance
3 604 (16.55%) Marketing
4 283 (7.76%) Retail
5 225 (6.17%) Manufacturing
6 223 (6.11%) Games
7 183 (5.02%) Public Sector
8 175 (4.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 125 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
10 88 (2.41%) Automotive
11 85 (2.33%) Telecoms
12 80 (2.19%) Banking
12 80 (2.19%) Legal
13 70 (1.92%) Presentation Skills
14 48 (1.32%) Music Industry
14 48 (1.32%) Organisational Skills
15 44 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 39 (1.07%) Publishing
17 33 (0.90%) Local Government
18 32 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,349 (36.97%) Software Engineer
2 756 (20.72%) Developer
3 370 (10.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 339 (9.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 199 (5.45%) Java Engineer
6 196 (5.37%) Senior Java Engineer
7 172 (4.71%) Senior Developer
8 163 (4.47%) Full Stack Developer
9 122 (3.34%) Ruby Developer
10 117 (3.21%) Software Developer
11 111 (3.04%) Senior DevOps
11 111 (3.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 109 (2.99%) Ruby Engineer
13 101 (2.77%) Lead Software Engineer
14 96 (2.63%) Architect
15 66 (1.81%) Java Developer
16 62 (1.70%) Cloud Engineer
17 60 (1.64%) Python Developer
17 60 (1.64%) Technical Leader
18 58 (1.59%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,655 (45.35%) Ruby on Rails
2 1,072 (29.38%) Node.js
3 974 (26.69%) React
4 944 (25.87%) CSS
5 882 (24.17%) HTML
6 833 (22.83%) .NET
7 728 (19.95%) AngularJS
8 579 (15.87%) ASP.NET
9 407 (11.15%) Angular 2
10 380 (10.41%) Kafka
11 372 (10.19%) RESTful
12 270 (7.40%) Vue.js
13 215 (5.89%) Sass
14 195 (5.34%) JDBC
15 172 (4.71%) REST
16 148 (4.06%) Django
17 135 (3.70%) Sinatra
18 133 (3.64%) React Native
19 127 (3.48%) GraphQL
20 110 (3.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 383 (10.50%) Algorithms
2 354 (9.70%) User Experience
3 276 (7.56%) Data Structures
4 267 (7.32%) Linux Command Line
5 251 (6.88%) Cloud Native
6 195 (5.34%) Life Science
7 147 (4.03%) Mobile App
8 146 (4.00%) Virtual Team
9 134 (3.67%) Blog
10 99 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
11 93 (2.55%) Mobile Payment
12 91 (2.49%) Hackathon
13 49 (1.34%) NHS
14 46 (1.26%) Data Centre
15 43 (1.18%) Public Cloud
16 42 (1.15%) Legacy Systems
17 41 (1.12%) Digital Media
18 33 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
19 32 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
19 32 (0.88%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 618 (16.94%) Linux
2 350 (9.59%) Unix
3 227 (6.22%) Windows
4 152 (4.17%) Android
5 128 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 38 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 32 (0.88%) CentOS
8 22 (0.60%) tvOS
9 19 (0.52%) Windows Server
10 13 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.25%) Alpine Linux
11 9 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.11%) VMS
15 3 (0.082%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.082%) Solaris
15 3 (0.082%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.055%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.055%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,741 (47.71%) Agile
2 1,704 (46.70%) Software Engineering
3 1,217 (33.35%) CI/CD
4 1,073 (29.41%) DevOps
5 841 (23.05%) Full Stack Development
6 780 (21.38%) Mentoring
7 751 (20.58%) TDD
8 688 (18.85%) Test Automation
9 591 (16.20%) MVC
10 555 (15.21%) Coaching
11 551 (15.10%) Scrum
12 549 (15.05%) Web Development
13 537 (14.72%) Microservices
14 421 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
15 395 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
16 377 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
17 370 (10.14%) BDD
18 358 (9.81%) Pair Programming
19 357 (9.78%) Continuous Delivery
20 331 (9.07%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,974 (54.10%) Python
2 1,914 (52.45%) JavaScript
3 1,602 (43.90%) Java
4 1,119 (30.67%) SQL
5 1,023 (28.04%) Go
6 494 (13.54%) TypeScript
7 447 (12.25%) PHP
8 396 (10.85%) Bash
9 374 (10.25%) PowerShell
10 340 (9.32%) Perl
11 339 (9.29%) C#
12 282 (7.73%) Shell Script
13 230 (6.30%) Kotlin
14 199 (5.45%) Scala
15 196 (5.37%) C++
16 167 (4.58%) Elixir
17 138 (3.78%) ES6
18 133 (3.64%) C
19 85 (2.33%) Clojure
20 65 (1.78%) Elm
Qualifications
1 256 (7.02%) Degree
2 201 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 191 (5.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 96 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 39 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 35 (0.96%) AWS Certification
7 20 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
8 17 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.22%) PhD
11 7 (0.19%) MCSE
11 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.16%) RHCE
13 5 (0.14%) CISSP
14 3 (0.082%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.082%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.055%) CCNA
15 2 (0.055%) CEH
15 2 (0.055%) CSSLP
15 2 (0.055%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (5.84%) QA
2 120 (3.29%) Accessibility
3 26 (0.71%) GDPR
4 12 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.16%) NIST
6 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.11%) SLA
6 4 (0.11%) WCAG
7 2 (0.055%) COBIT
7 2 (0.055%) GRC
7 2 (0.055%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.055%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.055%) SOC 2
8 1 (0.027%) AUTOSAR
8 1 (0.027%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.027%) NCSC
System Software
1 1,495 (40.97%) Docker
2 23 (0.63%) LXC
3 17 (0.47%) zsh
4 14 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.19%) NFS
6 6 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.082%) Postfix
8 2 (0.055%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.055%) Ceph
8 2 (0.055%) Squid
8 2 (0.055%) vSphere
9 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.027%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1,193 (32.69%) Kubernetes
2 783 (21.46%) Terraform
3 322 (8.82%) Ansible
4 255 (6.99%) Puppet
5 201 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
6 122 (3.34%) Prometheus
7 79 (2.16%) Grafana
8 48 (1.32%) Packer
9 39 (1.07%) Graphite
10 34 (0.93%) Kibana
11 29 (0.79%) Consul
12 26 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
13 24 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
13 24 (0.66%) Graylog
13 24 (0.66%) Mesos
14 21 (0.58%) Argo
15 20 (0.55%) Salt
16 17 (0.47%) Istio
17 15 (0.41%) Nagios
18 14 (0.38%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 543 (14.88%) Google
2 252 (6.91%) Microsoft
3 88 (2.41%) Splunk
4 86 (2.36%) SaltStack
5 80 (2.19%) Apple
6 76 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 74 (2.03%) Funding Circle
8 64 (1.75%) Spotify
9 43 (1.18%) AppDynamics
10 42 (1.15%) New Relic
11 41 (1.12%) BT
12 40 (1.10%) Oracle
13 37 (1.01%) SAP
14 31 (0.85%) FIS
14 31 (0.85%) PagerDuty
14 31 (0.85%) WorldPay
15 30 (0.82%) IFS
16 29 (0.79%) Red Hat
17 27 (0.74%) Dell
18 26 (0.71%) IBM