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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 54
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 1.31% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.12% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Median salary - £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +57.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Ipswich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 65 236 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 40.63% 61.78% 64.44%
Number of salaries quoted 61 224 267
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Cyberthreat

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL