Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 48 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.19% 1.96% 3.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.85% 3.26% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 22
Ipswich median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £30,200
90th Percentile £46,050 £60,000 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% +5.56%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 188 276 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 54.49% 60.13% 57.87%
Number of salaries quoted 172 224 372
Ipswich median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,375 £25,050 £19,525
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Ipswich

Ruby
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Ipswich

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Ipswich over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
1 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
2 9 (81.82%) Node.js
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2016
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (81.82%) RESTful
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) WCF
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 9 (81.82%) Web Application Development
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) Grafana
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (9.09%) Serverless
4 1 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (9.09%) Docker
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
2 1 (9.09%) QA Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
1 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (81.82%) Node.js
1 9 (81.82%) RESTful
1 9 (81.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Elixir
3 1 (9.09%) Erlang
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Grafana
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Splunk