The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 43
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 1.99% 4.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.78% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 32
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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 215 291 409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 53.88% 52.62% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 196 279 397
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Ruby
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL