Ruby Jobs in the UK excluding London

Ruby
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 365 306 285
Rank change year-on-year -59 -21 -62
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 357 679 819
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.67% 1.08% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 2.52% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 190 255 590
10th Percentile £41,375 £36,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £73,438 £80,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,000 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% +8.33%

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 18,763 26,994 32,135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 35.29% 43.01% 46.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14,169 15,070 21,810
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,248 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in the UK excluding London

Ruby
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ruby in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Ruby in the UK excluding London

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Ruby in the UK excluding London

Ruby
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Scotland +18 84 £65,000 +9.20% 18
North of England +8 72 £55,000 -8.33% 43
South West -45 64 £60,000 +0.80% 14
South East +3 55 £60,000 -7.69% 13
North West +7 35 £55,000 -4.35% 19
Yorkshire +75 32 £82,500 +17.86% 18
Midlands +30 28 £58,750 -16.07% 14
East Midlands +12 26 £60,000 +17.07% 8
Northern Ireland +7 25 £60,000 -1.64% 6
East of England -9 24 £85,000 +13.33% 2
Wales +7 11 - - 4
North East -18 5 £42,750 -36.67% 6
West Midlands +40 2 £50,000 -28.57% 6
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (5.60%) Camunda
2 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.56%) Confluence
3 2 (0.56%) nginx
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.28%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 137 (38.38%) Serverless
2 84 (23.53%) Azure
3 67 (18.77%) AWS
4 38 (10.64%) Azure DevOps
5 28 (7.84%) SaaS
6 15 (4.20%) GCP
7 14 (3.92%) Datadog
8 12 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (3.36%) GitHub
9 11 (3.08%) Power Platform
10 8 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (2.24%) Pulumi
11 7 (1.96%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.96%) Azure AKS
11 7 (1.96%) Azure Monitor
12 6 (1.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 6 (1.68%) IaaS
13 5 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.40%) Google Kubernetes Engine
13 5 (1.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.52%) DNS
2 6 (1.68%) HTTP
2 6 (1.68%) Internet
2 6 (1.68%) Network Security
2 6 (1.68%) SNMP
3 4 (1.12%) Firewall
3 4 (1.12%) SMTP
3 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.84%) SSL
5 1 (0.28%) 5G
5 1 (0.28%) VoIP
5 1 (0.28%) VPN
5 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 77 (21.57%) Relational Database
3 73 (20.45%) RDBMS
4 20 (5.60%) MySQL
4 20 (5.60%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (5.04%) SQL Server
6 16 (4.48%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.36%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.08%) Big Data
9 9 (2.52%) Redis
10 7 (1.96%) MariaDB
10 7 (1.96%) Power BI
10 7 (1.96%) Qlik Sense
10 7 (1.96%) Tableau
11 6 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.56%) DB2
13 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 148 (41.46%) Git
2 58 (16.25%) Jenkins
3 30 (8.40%) JDeveloper
4 26 (7.28%) Gradle
4 26 (7.28%) Maven
5 24 (6.72%) Travis CI
6 20 (5.60%) CircleCI
7 18 (5.04%) GitLab
8 10 (2.80%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (2.52%) JIRA
10 7 (1.96%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.68%) Appium
11 6 (1.68%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.40%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.12%) JBehave
13 4 (1.12%) Selenium
13 4 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 55 (15.41%) Police
2 49 (13.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 39 (10.92%) Finance
4 32 (8.96%) Social Skills
5 29 (8.12%) Legal
6 28 (7.84%) Law
7 27 (7.56%) Retail
8 25 (7.00%) Public Sector
9 12 (3.36%) Local Government
10 6 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.40%) Aviation
11 5 (1.40%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.84%) Tech for Good
13 2 (0.56%) Banking
13 2 (0.56%) Billing
13 2 (0.56%) Marketing
14 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 165 (46.22%) Software Engineer
2 78 (21.85%) Developer
3 77 (21.57%) Ruby Engineer
4 66 (18.49%) Senior
5 45 (12.61%) Java Engineer
5 45 (12.61%) Java Software Engineer
6 35 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 34 (9.52%) Platform Engineer
7 34 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 27 (7.56%) Azure Engineer
9 26 (7.28%) Software Developer
10 19 (5.32%) Senior Software Developer
11 18 (5.04%) Lead
11 18 (5.04%) React Developer
11 18 (5.04%) Senior React Developer
12 16 (4.48%) Ruby Developer
12 16 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (3.92%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 12 (3.36%) Architect
15 11 (3.08%) Cloud Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (41.74%) React
2 98 (27.45%) Node.js
3 91 (25.49%) Ruby on Rails
4 74 (20.73%) Spring
5 45 (12.61%) J2EE
6 30 (8.40%) CSS
6 30 (8.40%) HTML
7 27 (7.56%) Spring Boot
8 21 (5.88%) REST
9 20 (5.60%) Web Services
10 17 (4.76%) JSON
11 15 (4.20%) AngularJS
11 15 (4.20%) XML
12 14 (3.92%) .NET
13 12 (3.36%) SOAP
13 12 (3.36%) Vue
14 10 (2.80%) RESTful
15 9 (2.52%) ASP.NET
15 9 (2.52%) Laravel
16 7 (1.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.96%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (2.80%) Life Science
4 8 (2.24%) Algorithms
5 7 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 7 (1.96%) Distributed Systems
5 7 (1.96%) Product Ownership
6 6 (1.68%) Renewable Energy
7 4 (1.12%) BBC
7 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.12%) Verilog
7 4 (1.12%) VHDL
8 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.56%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.56%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.56%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.01%) Linux
2 30 (8.40%) Windows
3 13 (3.64%) Unix
4 5 (1.40%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.56%) Android
5 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (55.74%) Software Engineering
2 160 (44.82%) DevOps
3 158 (44.26%) Problem-Solving
4 156 (43.70%) Containerisation
5 140 (39.22%) Continuous Integration
6 134 (37.54%) Microservices
7 131 (36.69%) Design Patterns
8 120 (33.61%) Code Quality
9 119 (33.33%) Clean Code
10 118 (33.05%) Actionable Insight
10 118 (33.05%) Unit Testing
11 86 (24.09%) Agile
12 81 (22.69%) Open Source
13 76 (21.29%) CI/CD
14 63 (17.65%) Mentoring
15 55 (15.41%) Coaching
16 43 (12.04%) Infrastructure as Code
17 37 (10.36%) Front End Development
18 33 (9.24%) SDLC
19 32 (8.96%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 248 (69.47%) Python
2 209 (58.54%) Java
3 124 (34.73%) JavaScript
4 118 (33.05%) Bash
5 108 (30.25%) Go
6 96 (26.89%) Perl
7 79 (22.13%) C#
8 65 (18.21%) PowerShell
9 56 (15.69%) SQL
10 22 (6.16%) PHP
11 21 (5.88%) C
12 20 (5.60%) C++
13 15 (4.20%) Groovy
14 11 (3.08%) Rust
15 10 (2.80%) PL/SQL
16 8 (2.24%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.68%) Ada
17 6 (1.68%) Embedded C
17 6 (1.68%) Embedded C++
18 4 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (24.93%) Security Cleared
2 84 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.04%) Degree
4 9 (2.52%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.68%) Azure Certification
6 5 (1.40%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.12%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.56%) OCA
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (22.41%) QA
2 6 (1.68%) MISRA
3 5 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (15.69%) Docker
2 3 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 69 (19.33%) Kubernetes
2 53 (14.85%) Terraform
3 29 (8.12%) Puppet
4 25 (7.00%) Progress Chef
5 23 (6.44%) Ansible
6 15 (4.20%) Prometheus
7 14 (3.92%) Grafana
8 8 (2.24%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (2.24%) SCCM
9 4 (1.12%) Nagios
10 3 (0.84%) Packer
10 3 (0.84%) vRealize
11 2 (0.56%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.56%) Istio
11 2 (0.56%) Kustomize
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.28%) Consul
12 1 (0.28%) Podman
Vendors
1 89 (24.93%) Oracle
2 28 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.60%) Pega
4 10 (2.80%) SaltStack
5 9 (2.52%) Google
5 9 (2.52%) New Relic
5 9 (2.52%) Splunk
6 8 (2.24%) iManage
7 4 (1.12%) Facebook
7 4 (1.12%) Parasoft
8 3 (0.84%) Cisco
8 3 (0.84%) LogicMonitor
8 3 (0.84%) PagerDuty
8 3 (0.84%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.84%) VMware
9 2 (0.56%) Apple
9 2 (0.56%) IBM
9 2 (0.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.28%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.28%) Intel