The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 95 126 107
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 287 247 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.45% 2.06% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 3.67% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 233 314
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Ruby
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6133 6724 7128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.27% 56.19% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5345 6075 6638
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ruby
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the City of London region.

Ruby Salary Trend in the City of London

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the City of London

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 314 (53.68%) Python
2 283 (48.38%) Java
3 203 (34.70%) Linux
4 179 (30.60%) JavaScript
5 165 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 159 (27.18%) MySQL
7 157 (26.84%) TDD
8 151 (25.81%) PHP
9 139 (23.76%) Puppet
10 138 (23.59%) Ruby on Rails
11 136 (23.25%) HTML
12 135 (23.08%) Perl
13 129 (22.05%) C#
14 124 (21.20%) BDD
15 123 (21.03%) Finance
16 120 (20.51%) SQL
17 114 (19.49%) Open Source
18 108 (18.46%) CSS
18 108 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
19 104 (17.78%) DevOps
20 97 (16.58%) Cucumber
21 92 (15.73%) C++
22 89 (15.21%) Opscode Chef
23 88 (15.04%) Git (software)
24 87 (14.87%) NoSQL
25 86 (14.70%) Bash Shell
26 85 (14.53%) Oracle
26 85 (14.53%) Scrum
27 83 (14.19%) Jenkins
28 80 (13.68%) OO

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 77 (13.16%) Node.js
2 69 (11.79%) Apache
3 62 (10.60%) Tomcat
4 55 (9.40%) nginx
5 32 (5.47%) WebLogic
6 21 (3.59%) CMS
7 17 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (2.74%) Umbraco
9 15 (2.56%) IIS
10 13 (2.22%) Apache Pig
11 12 (2.05%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (1.88%) WordPress
12 11 (1.88%) SAS
13 9 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
13 9 (1.54%) Sitefinity
13 9 (1.54%) Orchard CMS
13 9 (1.54%) NServiceBus
13 9 (1.54%) Magnolia
14 8 (1.37%) Mule
15 7 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.88%) CPLEX
3 7 (1.20%) SPSS
4 4 (0.68%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.51%) Magento
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.91%) SaaS
3 16 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (2.39%) GitHub
5 8 (1.37%) Heroku
6 7 (1.20%) Joyent
7 6 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.68%) PaaS
9 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.51%) Jelastic
10 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.34%) IaaS
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.50%) HTTP
1 38 (6.50%) DNS
2 34 (5.81%) TCP/IP
3 28 (4.79%) BIG-IP
3 28 (4.79%) NetScaler
3 28 (4.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 23 (3.93%) DHCP
5 19 (3.25%) Internet
6 17 (2.91%) SSL
7 16 (2.74%) Firewall
8 10 (1.71%) SAN
9 9 (1.54%) IPv4
9 9 (1.54%) NAS
9 9 (1.54%) SSH
10 8 (1.37%) LDAP
11 6 (1.03%) VPN
11 6 (1.03%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.85%) SNMP
13 4 (0.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (27.18%) MySQL
2 87 (14.87%) NoSQL
3 77 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 57 (9.74%) Big Data
5 45 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 44 (7.52%) Redis
7 37 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (6.32%) SQL Server
8 33 (5.64%) Hadoop
9 28 (4.79%) DB2
10 26 (4.44%) CouchDB
11 24 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (3.08%) Data Mining
13 14 (2.39%) RavenDB
14 9 (1.54%) Neo4j
15 8 (1.37%) Apache Hive
16 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (0.85%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.85%) RDBMS
18 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 97 (16.58%) Cucumber
2 88 (15.04%) Git (software)
3 83 (14.19%) Jenkins
4 80 (13.68%) Selenium
5 61 (10.43%) WebDriver
6 51 (8.72%) Hudson
7 32 (5.47%) Subversion
8 29 (4.96%) RSpec
9 24 (4.10%) Maven
9 24 (4.10%) WATIR
9 24 (4.10%) Calabash
10 22 (3.76%) SpecFlow
11 21 (3.59%) JUnit
12 20 (3.42%) JIRA
12 20 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (2.91%) TeamCity
14 15 (2.56%) Robotium
15 14 (2.39%) Jasmine
16 13 (2.22%) Ant
17 10 (1.71%) CruiseControl
General
1 123 (21.03%) Finance
2 61 (10.43%) Banking
3 37 (6.32%) Advertising
4 28 (4.79%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.62%) Marketing
6 24 (4.10%) Retail
7 22 (3.76%) Games
8 13 (2.22%) Front Office
9 10 (1.71%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.37%) Law
10 8 (1.37%) Publishing
11 5 (0.85%) Legal
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 268 (45.81%) Developer
2 95 (16.24%) Senior Developer
3 68 (11.62%) Administrator
4 49 (8.38%) Linux Administrator
5 38 (6.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 35 (5.98%) Ruby Developer
6 35 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
7 33 (5.64%) .NET Developer
7 33 (5.64%) DevOps Engineer
8 29 (4.96%) C# Developer
9 28 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 27 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
10 27 (4.62%) Tester
10 27 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (4.27%) Java Developer
12 22 (3.76%) Senior C# Developer
13 20 (3.42%) Front-End Developer
14 19 (3.25%) Lead Developer
15 18 (3.08%) Web Developer
16 16 (2.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (23.59%) Ruby on Rails
2 136 (23.25%) HTML
3 108 (18.46%) CSS
4 71 (12.14%) jQuery
5 66 (11.28%) XML
6 59 (10.09%) REST
7 57 (9.74%) .NET
8 49 (8.38%) Web Services
9 45 (7.69%) HTML5
10 41 (7.01%) ASP.NET
10 41 (7.01%) AngularJS
11 39 (6.67%) RESTful
12 36 (6.15%) LAMP
13 35 (5.98%) JSON
13 35 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (5.30%) WCF
15 26 (4.44%) Backbone.js
16 24 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (4.10%) Ajax
17 23 (3.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 114 (19.49%) Open Source
2 43 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (3.25%) Blog
6 18 (3.08%) Statistics
7 17 (2.91%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (2.39%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.22%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.05%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.88%) Economics
11 11 (1.88%) Applied Mathematics
12 10 (1.71%) iPhone
12 10 (1.71%) Clustering
13 9 (1.54%) Blackberry
13 9 (1.54%) Fixed Income
13 9 (1.54%) Social Media
13 9 (1.54%) Social Network
13 9 (1.54%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 203 (34.70%) Linux
2 66 (11.28%) UNIX
2 66 (11.28%) Windows
3 58 (9.91%) Ubuntu
4 49 (8.38%) CentOS
5 47 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 42 (7.18%) Android
8 22 (3.76%) Solaris
9 8 (1.37%) AIX
10 5 (0.85%) Debian
11 3 (0.51%) Fedora
12 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (26.84%) TDD
3 124 (21.20%) BDD
4 108 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
5 104 (17.78%) DevOps
6 85 (14.53%) Scrum
7 80 (13.68%) OO
8 74 (12.65%) MVC
9 70 (11.97%) E-Commerce
9 70 (11.97%) Software Engineering
10 56 (9.57%) Test Automation
11 49 (8.38%) Load Balancing
11 49 (8.38%) ITIL
12 39 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
13 36 (6.15%) Configuration Management
13 36 (6.15%) Analytics
13 36 (6.15%) Automation Testing
14 34 (5.81%) Web Development
15 31 (5.30%) SOA
16 30 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 314 (53.68%) Python
2 283 (48.38%) Java
3 179 (30.60%) JavaScript
4 151 (25.81%) PHP
5 135 (23.08%) Perl
6 129 (22.05%) C#
7 120 (20.51%) SQL
8 92 (15.73%) C++
9 86 (14.70%) Bash Shell
10 45 (7.69%) Groovy
11 29 (4.96%) C
12 26 (4.44%) PowerShell
13 23 (3.93%) Scala
14 22 (3.76%) Clojure
15 19 (3.25%) VB
16 15 (2.56%) F#
17 11 (1.88%) R
17 11 (1.88%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.88%) MATLAB
18 6 (1.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 54 (9.23%) Degree
2 11 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (1.88%) PhD
3 9 (1.54%) ISEB
3 9 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.20%) CCNA
5 3 (0.51%) JNCIA
6 2 (0.34%) EnCE
7 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) MCTS
7 1 (0.17%) PMP
7 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.17%) MCSD
7 1 (0.17%) MCSE
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) RHCE
7 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (12.14%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) Section 508
System Software
1 54 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (6.67%) KVM
3 35 (5.98%) Xen
4 14 (2.39%) NFS
5 13 (2.22%) Active Directory
6 12 (2.05%) Varnish
7 6 (1.03%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.68%) Postfix
8 4 (0.68%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.68%) Docker
9 3 (0.51%) XenServer
10 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.17%) vSphere
11 1 (0.17%) Samba
11 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.17%) vCloud
11 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 139 (23.76%) Puppet
2 89 (15.21%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (12.65%) Nagios
4 51 (8.72%) ZABBIX
5 39 (6.67%) Ansible
6 36 (6.15%) Salt
7 35 (5.98%) CFEngine
8 32 (5.47%) Cacti
9 27 (4.62%) Capistrano
10 10 (1.71%) SCOM
11 8 (1.37%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.20%) WSUS
13 6 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
13 6 (1.03%) Munin
13 6 (1.03%) Zenoss
14 5 (0.85%) HAProxy
15 4 (0.68%) logstash
15 4 (0.68%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.68%) OpenView
15 4 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 85 (14.53%) Oracle
2 76 (12.99%) Red Hat
3 64 (10.94%) VMware
4 53 (9.06%) JBoss
5 30 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 30 (5.13%) F5
6 28 (4.79%) Twitter
6 28 (4.79%) Citrix
7 18 (3.08%) Google
8 12 (2.05%) Sitecore
8 12 (2.05%) EPiServer
9 11 (1.88%) Cisco
10 8 (1.37%) HP
11 6 (1.03%) Sun
11 6 (1.03%) Veritas
12 5 (0.85%) Apple
12 5 (0.85%) IBM
12 5 (0.85%) Riverbed
12 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.85%) Rackspace
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + share options
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Zebra People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £160,000 per annum Equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
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Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago