The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 106 119 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 310 255 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.50% 2.13% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.77% 3.84% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 239 234 272
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6497 6641 7156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.48% 55.47% 54.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5591 5984 6654
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
London

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 28 July 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 28 July 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.

1 322 (54.21%) Python
2 287 (48.32%) Java
3 198 (33.33%) Linux
4 193 (32.49%) JavaScript
5 162 (27.27%) TDD
6 160 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
7 153 (25.76%) PHP
8 150 (25.25%) C#
9 139 (23.40%) Ruby on Rails
10 138 (23.23%) SQL
11 137 (23.06%) Perl
12 134 (22.56%) HTML
12 134 (22.56%) MySQL
13 132 (22.22%) Finance
14 122 (20.54%) Puppet
15 111 (18.69%) BDD
16 110 (18.52%) Open Source
17 108 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
18 102 (17.17%) CSS
19 95 (15.99%) OO
20 94 (15.82%) C++
20 94 (15.82%) Cucumber
20 94 (15.82%) NoSQL
21 90 (15.15%) DevOps
22 87 (14.65%) Selenium
22 87 (14.65%) Software Engineering
23 84 (14.14%) QA
24 83 (13.97%) Oracle
25 82 (13.80%) UNIX
25 82 (13.80%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 65 (10.94%) Node.js
2 64 (10.77%) Apache
3 58 (9.76%) nginx
4 52 (8.75%) Tomcat
5 24 (4.04%) WebLogic
6 23 (3.87%) CMS
7 19 (3.20%) Umbraco
7 19 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (2.69%) IIS
9 13 (2.19%) Apache Pig
10 12 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.85%) SAS
11 11 (1.85%) WordPress
12 9 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (1.18%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.18%) Mule
13 7 (1.18%) Sitefinity
13 7 (1.18%) NServiceBus
13 7 (1.18%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 12 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.68%) CPLEX
3 7 (1.18%) SPSS
4 4 (0.67%) MS Office
5 3 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.51%) Magento
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.36%) GitHub
2 14 (2.36%) SaaS
3 13 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.35%) Heroku
5 5 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.67%) PaaS
6 4 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.51%) Joyent
7 3 (0.51%) Jelastic
8 2 (0.34%) IaaS
8 2 (0.34%) Route 53
8 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.22%) HTTP
2 30 (5.05%) DNS
3 27 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 24 (4.04%) Internet
5 23 (3.87%) BIG-IP
5 23 (3.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 23 (3.87%) NetScaler
6 17 (2.86%) DHCP
7 12 (2.02%) SSL
7 12 (2.02%) Firewall
8 11 (1.85%) SAN
9 9 (1.52%) IPv4
10 8 (1.35%) LDAP
11 6 (1.01%) VPN
12 5 (0.84%) SMTP
12 5 (0.84%) SNMP
12 5 (0.84%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.84%) SSH
12 5 (0.84%) NAS
13 4 (0.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (22.56%) MySQL
2 94 (15.82%) NoSQL
3 60 (10.10%) MongoDB
4 58 (9.76%) Big Data
5 43 (7.24%) Relational Database
6 42 (7.07%) Redis
7 39 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (6.06%) Hadoop
9 35 (5.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (5.56%) SQL Server
11 23 (3.87%) CouchDB
11 23 (3.87%) DB2
12 18 (3.03%) Data Mining
13 12 (2.02%) RavenDB
14 10 (1.68%) Apache Hive
15 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (1.18%) Neo4j
17 6 (1.01%) RDBMS
17 6 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (0.84%) HBase
Development Applications
1 94 (15.82%) Cucumber
2 87 (14.65%) Selenium
3 81 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 74 (12.46%) Jenkins
5 52 (8.75%) WebDriver
6 51 (8.59%) Hudson
7 35 (5.89%) Calabash
8 31 (5.22%) RSpec
9 30 (5.05%) Subversion
10 25 (4.21%) WATIR
10 25 (4.21%) JUnit
11 23 (3.87%) Maven
12 21 (3.54%) TeamCity
12 21 (3.54%) SpecFlow
13 18 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (2.86%) JIRA
14 17 (2.86%) Robotium
15 12 (2.02%) Jasmine
15 12 (2.02%) Ant
16 10 (1.68%) Mercurial
General
1 132 (22.22%) Finance
2 60 (10.10%) Banking
3 30 (5.05%) Advertising
4 28 (4.71%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.55%) Retail
6 25 (4.21%) Marketing
7 23 (3.87%) Games
8 9 (1.52%) Front Office
9 8 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.35%) Publishing
9 8 (1.35%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.18%) Law
11 4 (0.67%) Legal
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
13 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 289 (48.65%) Developer
2 102 (17.17%) Senior Developer
3 48 (8.08%) Administrator
4 44 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 39 (6.57%) Linux Administrator
6 35 (5.89%) C# Developer
7 34 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (5.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 32 (5.39%) DevOps Engineer
9 31 (5.22%) Ruby Developer
9 31 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
10 30 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
11 27 (4.55%) Tester
11 27 (4.55%) Java Developer
12 24 (4.04%) Lead Developer
12 24 (4.04%) Senior C# Developer
13 22 (3.70%) Software Engineer
14 21 (3.54%) Web Developer
14 21 (3.54%) Front-End Developer
15 20 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (23.40%) Ruby on Rails
2 134 (22.56%) HTML
3 102 (17.17%) CSS
4 77 (12.96%) jQuery
5 75 (12.63%) .NET
6 66 (11.11%) XML
7 60 (10.10%) REST
8 52 (8.75%) ASP.NET
9 44 (7.41%) HTML5
10 42 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (6.57%) Web Services
11 39 (6.57%) AngularJS
12 36 (6.06%) RESTful
13 34 (5.72%) Ajax
14 33 (5.56%) JSON
14 33 (5.56%) WCF
15 28 (4.71%) LAMP
16 26 (4.38%) Backbone.js
17 25 (4.21%) CSS3
18 22 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 110 (18.52%) Open Source
2 44 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.39%) Mobile App
4 19 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (3.20%) Blog
4 19 (3.20%) Inversion of Control
5 18 (3.03%) Statistics
6 17 (2.86%) Mathematics
7 15 (2.53%) Clustering
7 15 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
8 13 (2.19%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.02%) Smartphone
10 11 (1.85%) Economics
10 11 (1.85%) Derivative
10 11 (1.85%) Social Network
10 11 (1.85%) iPhone
10 11 (1.85%) Social Media
11 10 (1.68%) Digital Media
11 10 (1.68%) Applied Mathematics
12 9 (1.52%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 198 (33.33%) Linux
2 82 (13.80%) UNIX
3 66 (11.11%) Windows
4 53 (8.92%) Android
4 53 (8.92%) Apple iOS
5 48 (8.08%) Ubuntu
6 47 (7.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (6.73%) CentOS
8 20 (3.37%) Solaris
9 7 (1.18%) AIX
10 6 (1.01%) Debian
11 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (27.27%) TDD
2 160 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (18.69%) BDD
4 108 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 95 (15.99%) OO
6 90 (15.15%) DevOps
7 87 (14.65%) Software Engineering
8 82 (13.80%) Scrum
9 81 (13.64%) MVC
10 62 (10.44%) E-Commerce
10 62 (10.44%) Test Automation
11 46 (7.74%) Load Balancing
12 41 (6.90%) ITIL
13 40 (6.73%) SOA
14 39 (6.57%) Automation Testing
15 33 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
16 31 (5.22%) Web Development
17 30 (5.05%) Data Analysis
17 30 (5.05%) Unit Testing
17 30 (5.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 322 (54.21%) Python
2 287 (48.32%) Java
3 193 (32.49%) JavaScript
4 153 (25.76%) PHP
5 150 (25.25%) C#
6 138 (23.23%) SQL
7 137 (23.06%) Perl
8 94 (15.82%) C++
9 73 (12.29%) Bash Shell
10 41 (6.90%) Groovy
11 31 (5.22%) C
12 23 (3.87%) PowerShell
13 22 (3.70%) Clojure
14 21 (3.54%) VB
15 20 (3.37%) Scala
16 16 (2.69%) F#
17 14 (2.36%) Shell Script
18 12 (2.02%) R
19 10 (1.68%) MATLAB
20 9 (1.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 61 (10.27%) Degree
2 10 (1.68%) ISEB
2 10 (1.68%) PhD
3 9 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.51%) CCNA
4 3 (0.51%) JNCIA
5 2 (0.34%) EnCE
5 2 (0.34%) RHCE
6 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.17%) MCSE
6 1 (0.17%) MCSD
6 1 (0.17%) MCTS
6 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (14.14%) QA
2 8 (1.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) Section 508
System Software
1 45 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (5.05%) Xen
3 27 (4.55%) KVM
4 12 (2.02%) Varnish
4 12 (2.02%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.68%) NFS
6 4 (0.67%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.67%) Postfix
6 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.17%) Samba
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.17%) vCloud
8 1 (0.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 122 (20.54%) Puppet
2 76 (12.79%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (9.76%) Nagios
4 42 (7.07%) Ansible
5 37 (6.23%) ZABBIX
6 27 (4.55%) CFEngine
6 27 (4.55%) Salt
7 26 (4.38%) Capistrano
8 24 (4.04%) Cacti
9 16 (2.69%) Vagrant
10 10 (1.68%) SCOM
11 9 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
12 7 (1.18%) WSUS
13 4 (0.67%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.67%) OpenView
13 4 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 4 (0.67%) Control-M
13 4 (0.67%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.51%) Zenoss
14 3 (0.51%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 83 (13.97%) Oracle
2 68 (11.45%) Red Hat
3 54 (9.09%) VMware
4 48 (8.08%) JBoss
5 30 (5.05%) Twitter
6 27 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 26 (4.38%) F5
8 23 (3.87%) Google
8 23 (3.87%) Citrix
9 15 (2.53%) Sitecore
10 12 (2.02%) EPiServer
10 12 (2.02%) Cisco
11 9 (1.52%) Veritas
11 9 (1.52%) HP
12 8 (1.35%) IBM
13 7 (1.18%) Adobe
14 6 (1.01%) Sun
15 5 (0.84%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.84%) Apple
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago