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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 101 132 111
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 280 238 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.46% 2.01% 2.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 3.65% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 223 226 323
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
5928 6523 7031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.04% 55.08% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5173 5859 6570
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 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 23 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.

1 317 (54.66%) Python
2 310 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 270 (46.55%) Java
4 202 (34.83%) Linux
5 186 (32.07%) JavaScript
6 157 (27.07%) MySQL
7 154 (26.55%) TDD
8 151 (26.03%) PHP
9 143 (24.66%) Ruby on Rails
10 139 (23.97%) HTML
11 135 (23.28%) Puppet
12 132 (22.76%) Perl
13 121 (20.86%) BDD
14 120 (20.69%) Finance
15 117 (20.17%) C#
15 117 (20.17%) Open Source
16 116 (20.00%) CSS
17 110 (18.97%) SQL
18 102 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
18 102 (17.59%) DevOps
19 92 (15.86%) Cucumber
19 92 (15.86%) C++
20 91 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
21 88 (15.17%) Scrum
22 84 (14.48%) Git (software)
23 83 (14.31%) NoSQL
24 81 (13.97%) Oracle
25 80 (13.79%) Bash Shell
26 78 (13.45%) Node.js
27 77 (13.28%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 78 (13.45%) Node.js
2 67 (11.55%) Apache
3 61 (10.52%) Tomcat
4 51 (8.79%) nginx
5 32 (5.52%) WebLogic
6 20 (3.45%) CMS
7 17 (2.93%) WordPress
8 16 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (2.59%) Apache Pig
9 15 (2.59%) Umbraco
10 14 (2.41%) IIS
11 13 (2.24%) SAS
12 12 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (1.90%) Magnolia
13 11 (1.90%) Sitefinity
13 11 (1.90%) Orchard CMS
13 11 (1.90%) NServiceBus
14 9 (1.55%) Oracle Coherence
15 8 (1.38%) Mule
16 7 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.24%) CPLEX
3 9 (1.55%) SPSS
4 4 (0.69%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.38%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.52%) Magento
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (2.76%) GitHub
4 15 (2.59%) SaaS
5 7 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.21%) Joyent
6 6 (1.03%) Heroku
6 6 (1.03%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.52%) PaaS
7 3 (0.52%) Jelastic
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.34%) IaaS
8 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.17%) Route 53
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.69%) DNS
2 32 (5.52%) TCP/IP
3 31 (5.34%) HTTP
4 28 (4.83%) BIG-IP
4 28 (4.83%) NetScaler
4 28 (4.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 20 (3.45%) DHCP
6 17 (2.93%) Internet
7 15 (2.59%) SSL
8 11 (1.90%) Firewall
8 11 (1.90%) SSH
9 9 (1.55%) NAS
9 9 (1.55%) IPv4
9 9 (1.55%) SAN
10 8 (1.38%) LDAP
11 7 (1.21%) tcpdump
12 6 (1.03%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.86%) SNMP
13 5 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (27.07%) MySQL
2 83 (14.31%) NoSQL
3 77 (13.28%) MongoDB
4 59 (10.17%) Big Data
5 50 (8.62%) Relational Database
6 46 (7.93%) Redis
7 40 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (6.21%) SQL Server
9 33 (5.69%) Hadoop
10 28 (4.83%) CouchDB
10 28 (4.83%) DB2
11 20 (3.45%) Data Mining
11 20 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (2.76%) RavenDB
13 11 (1.90%) Neo4j
14 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.03%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.86%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.86%) MariaDB
16 4 (0.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 92 (15.86%) Cucumber
2 84 (14.48%) Git (software)
3 76 (13.10%) Jenkins
4 74 (12.76%) Selenium
5 60 (10.34%) WebDriver
6 45 (7.76%) Hudson
7 31 (5.34%) RSpec
8 28 (4.83%) Subversion
9 23 (3.97%) Maven
10 20 (3.45%) WATIR
10 20 (3.45%) JUnit
10 20 (3.45%) SpecFlow
11 18 (3.10%) Calabash
12 17 (2.93%) JIRA
13 16 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (2.76%) TeamCity
14 13 (2.24%) Jasmine
15 12 (2.07%) Ant
16 10 (1.72%) Robotium
17 9 (1.55%) CruiseControl
General
1 120 (20.69%) Finance
2 60 (10.34%) Banking
3 39 (6.72%) Advertising
4 29 (5.00%) Marketing
5 28 (4.83%) Investment Banking
6 24 (4.14%) Retail
7 21 (3.62%) Games
8 13 (2.24%) Front Office
9 11 (1.90%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.38%) Law
11 6 (1.03%) Legal
12 5 (0.86%) Publishing
13 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.52%) Back Office
14 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 263 (45.34%) Developer
2 87 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 70 (12.07%) Administrator
4 50 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
5 43 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 41 (7.07%) Ruby Developer
7 37 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
8 28 (4.83%) .NET Developer
8 28 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
9 25 (4.31%) Tester
10 24 (4.14%) C# Developer
10 24 (4.14%) Java Developer
10 24 (4.14%) Linux Engineer
10 24 (4.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 23 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (3.28%) Senior C# Developer
12 19 (3.28%) Web Developer
13 17 (2.93%) Test Engineer
13 17 (2.93%) Lead Developer
13 17 (2.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (24.66%) Ruby on Rails
2 139 (23.97%) HTML
3 116 (20.00%) CSS
4 74 (12.76%) jQuery
5 61 (10.52%) XML
6 52 (8.97%) Web Services
7 51 (8.79%) .NET
8 50 (8.62%) REST
9 45 (7.76%) AngularJS
10 43 (7.41%) HTML5
11 40 (6.90%) RESTful
11 40 (6.90%) LAMP
12 38 (6.55%) ASP.NET
13 34 (5.86%) JSON
14 31 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (4.83%) Backbone.js
16 27 (4.66%) WCF
17 26 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 25 (4.31%) Ajax
19 22 (3.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 117 (20.17%) Open Source
2 48 (8.28%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.66%) Mobile App
4 22 (3.79%) User Experience
4 22 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (3.45%) Statistics
5 20 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.10%) Blog
7 16 (2.76%) Inversion of Control
8 15 (2.59%) Visualisation
8 15 (2.59%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.24%) Applied Mathematics
9 13 (2.24%) Economics
10 12 (2.07%) iPhone
11 11 (1.90%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.90%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.90%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.90%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.72%) Social Media
12 10 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 202 (34.83%) Linux
2 62 (10.69%) Windows
3 59 (10.17%) UNIX
4 55 (9.48%) Ubuntu
5 47 (8.10%) CentOS
6 46 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (7.93%) Apple iOS
7 44 (7.59%) Android
8 22 (3.79%) Solaris
9 7 (1.21%) AIX
10 5 (0.86%) Debian
11 4 (0.69%) Fedora
12 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (26.55%) TDD
3 121 (20.86%) BDD
4 102 (17.59%) Continuous Integration
4 102 (17.59%) DevOps
5 88 (15.17%) Scrum
6 71 (12.24%) MVC
6 71 (12.24%) OO
7 70 (12.07%) E-Commerce
8 63 (10.86%) Software Engineering
9 52 (8.97%) Test Automation
10 47 (8.10%) ITIL
11 46 (7.93%) Load Balancing
12 41 (7.07%) Statistical Analysis
13 38 (6.55%) Analytics
14 36 (6.21%) Configuration Management
15 33 (5.69%) Web Development
16 32 (5.52%) Automation Testing
17 30 (5.17%) Data Analysis
18 29 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 317 (54.66%) Python
2 270 (46.55%) Java
3 186 (32.07%) JavaScript
4 151 (26.03%) PHP
5 132 (22.76%) Perl
6 117 (20.17%) C#
7 110 (18.97%) SQL
8 92 (15.86%) C++
9 80 (13.79%) Bash Shell
10 47 (8.10%) Groovy
11 31 (5.34%) C
12 24 (4.14%) Clojure
13 23 (3.97%) PowerShell
13 23 (3.97%) Scala
14 19 (3.28%) VB
15 16 (2.76%) F#
16 13 (2.24%) R
16 13 (2.24%) MATLAB
17 11 (1.90%) Shell Script
18 8 (1.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (8.79%) Degree
2 13 (2.24%) PhD
3 11 (1.90%) ISEB
3 11 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (1.90%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.38%) CCNA
5 3 (0.52%) JNCIA
6 2 (0.34%) EnCE
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (10.86%) QA
2 8 (1.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) Section 508
System Software
1 53 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (7.07%) KVM
3 32 (5.52%) Xen
4 12 (2.07%) Active Directory
5 11 (1.90%) Varnish
6 9 (1.55%) NFS
7 6 (1.03%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.86%) Docker
9 4 (0.69%) XenServer
10 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.34%) Samba
11 1 (0.17%) vSphere
11 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 135 (23.28%) Puppet
2 91 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (12.93%) Nagios
4 51 (8.79%) ZABBIX
5 39 (6.72%) Ansible
6 36 (6.21%) Salt
7 35 (6.03%) CFEngine
8 32 (5.52%) Cacti
9 24 (4.14%) Capistrano
10 10 (1.72%) SCOM
11 7 (1.21%) WSUS
11 7 (1.21%) HAProxy
12 6 (1.03%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.03%) Munin
12 6 (1.03%) Zenoss
13 5 (0.86%) Red Hat Satellite
14 4 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.69%) logstash
15 3 (0.52%) Opsview
15 3 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 81 (13.97%) Oracle
2 74 (12.76%) Red Hat
3 63 (10.86%) VMware
4 50 (8.62%) JBoss
5 30 (5.17%) Microsoft
6 29 (5.00%) Twitter
7 28 (4.83%) F5
7 28 (4.83%) Citrix
8 16 (2.76%) Google
9 12 (2.07%) EPiServer
9 12 (2.07%) Sitecore
10 10 (1.72%) Zend
11 8 (1.38%) HP
11 8 (1.38%) Cisco
12 6 (1.03%) Veritas
13 5 (0.86%) Sun
13 5 (0.86%) Apple
13 5 (0.86%) Sony
13 5 (0.86%) Splunk
13 5 (0.86%) Rackspace
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Randstad Digital
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Randstad Digital
Posted: 6 days ago