Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 73 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 6 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.05% 1.24% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 2.15% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 28
Suffolk median annual salary £35,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% +25.71% -22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £51,000 £59,750 £51,375
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +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 Suffolk with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 333 559 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 58.52% 57.81% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 308 492 419
Suffolk median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,350 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

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

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Suffolk over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Suffolk

Ruby
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +6 6 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Ruby
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) GCP
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (83.33%) Node.js
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
1 5 (83.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GCP
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet