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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 99 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 265 304 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.50% 2.42% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 4.60% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 227 257 252
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £76,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
5341 6605 6493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.38% 52.60% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4692 5704 5772
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the City of London

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 229 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (47.20%) Python
3 202 (45.19%) Java
4 154 (34.45%) Linux
5 132 (29.53%) JavaScript
6 129 (28.86%) TDD
7 117 (26.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 113 (25.28%) SQL
9 110 (24.61%) BDD
10 109 (24.38%) HTML
11 100 (22.37%) CSS
12 94 (21.03%) MySQL
13 93 (20.81%) QA
14 92 (20.58%) Git (software)
15 91 (20.36%) Scrum
16 89 (19.91%) Perl
17 88 (19.69%) Puppet
18 84 (18.79%) C#
19 82 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
20 78 (17.45%) Cucumber
21 76 (17.00%) Bash Shell
21 76 (17.00%) Selenium
22 75 (16.78%) PHP
22 75 (16.78%) UNIX
23 68 (15.21%) Windows
23 68 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
24 67 (14.99%) Finance
25 65 (14.54%) DevOps
26 61 (13.65%) Test Automation
26 61 (13.65%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 40 (8.95%) Node.js
2 37 (8.28%) Apache
3 20 (4.47%) nginx
4 16 (3.58%) CMS
4 16 (3.58%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.24%) Apache Spark
6 9 (2.01%) IIS
7 7 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.57%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.34%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.34%) Drupal
9 5 (1.12%) Mule
9 5 (1.12%) Magnolia
10 4 (0.89%) Confluence
10 4 (0.89%) JBoss
11 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.67%) WordPress
11 3 (0.67%) Jetty
12 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.22%) SPSS
3 1 (0.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 82 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.24%) SaaS
3 10 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.01%) IaaS
5 7 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.12%) GitHub
6 5 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.89%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (0.89%) PaaS
8 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.45%) Heroku
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.45%) Route 53
9 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.05%) HTTP
2 28 (6.26%) DNS
3 21 (4.70%) TCP/IP
4 19 (4.25%) Internet
5 17 (3.80%) DHCP
6 16 (3.58%) Firewall
7 12 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (1.79%) LDAP
9 7 (1.57%) Broadband
9 7 (1.57%) VPN
9 7 (1.57%) Wireshark
10 6 (1.34%) SAN
11 5 (1.12%) IPsec
11 5 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.89%) OSPF
12 4 (0.89%) BGP
12 4 (0.89%) WAN
13 3 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.67%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (21.03%) MySQL
2 54 (12.08%) MongoDB
3 47 (10.51%) NoSQL
4 41 (9.17%) Relational Database
4 41 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (8.05%) Redis
6 31 (6.94%) Big Data
7 30 (6.71%) SQL Server
8 23 (5.15%) Hadoop
9 15 (3.36%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.79%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.34%) HBase
13 6 (1.34%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.34%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 92 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 78 (17.45%) Cucumber
3 76 (17.00%) Selenium
4 58 (12.98%) Jenkins
5 54 (12.08%) WebDriver
6 39 (8.72%) Calabash
7 31 (6.94%) Appium
8 30 (6.71%) JUnit
8 30 (6.71%) JIRA
9 23 (5.15%) Maven
10 22 (4.92%) TeamCity
10 22 (4.92%) SpecFlow
11 21 (4.70%) RSpec
12 17 (3.80%) Hudson
13 15 (3.36%) Subversion
14 10 (2.24%) Eclipse
14 10 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (2.01%) TestNG
15 9 (2.01%) NUnit
15 9 (2.01%) Grunt
General
1 67 (14.99%) Finance
2 28 (6.26%) Banking
3 19 (4.25%) Retail
4 17 (3.80%) Marketing
5 15 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.13%) Advertising
7 10 (2.24%) Games
7 10 (2.24%) Law
8 7 (1.57%) Publishing
9 5 (1.12%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.67%) iGaming
10 3 (0.67%) Legal
10 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.67%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 188 (42.06%) Developer
2 38 (8.50%) Ruby Developer
3 35 (7.83%) Senior Developer
4 34 (7.61%) Administrator
5 33 (7.38%) Systems Administrator
6 29 (6.49%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 27 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 24 (5.37%) Tester
9 21 (4.70%) Analyst
9 21 (4.70%) Java Developer
10 17 (3.80%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.58%) Test Engineer
12 14 (3.13%) Web Developer
12 14 (3.13%) Software Engineer
12 14 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (2.91%) Automation Tester
14 12 (2.68%) Front-End Developer
14 12 (2.68%) QA Engineer
14 12 (2.68%) Architect
14 12 (2.68%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (26.17%) Ruby on Rails
2 109 (24.38%) HTML
3 100 (22.37%) CSS
4 54 (12.08%) .NET
5 43 (9.62%) HTML5
6 42 (9.40%) RESTful
7 37 (8.28%) Web Services
8 35 (7.83%) jQuery
8 35 (7.83%) REST
9 34 (7.61%) XML
10 31 (6.94%) JSON
11 29 (6.49%) CSS3
12 27 (6.04%) Spring
12 27 (6.04%) AngularJS
13 22 (4.92%) ASP.NET
14 21 (4.70%) Django
15 15 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (3.36%) LAMP
15 15 (3.36%) Sass
16 13 (2.91%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.75%) Open Source
2 45 (10.07%) User Experience
3 42 (9.40%) Computer Science
4 38 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.37%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.24%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.24%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.01%) Social Media
7 9 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.79%) Replication
9 6 (1.34%) Derivative
9 6 (1.34%) Statistics
9 6 (1.34%) Clustering
9 6 (1.34%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.12%) Equities
10 5 (1.12%) Tandem
11 4 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.67%) iPhone
12 3 (0.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 154 (34.45%) Linux
2 75 (16.78%) UNIX
3 68 (15.21%) Windows
4 43 (9.62%) Android
5 38 (8.50%) Apple iOS
6 27 (6.04%) Ubuntu
7 22 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.13%) CentOS
9 10 (2.24%) Debian
10 5 (1.12%) Solaris
10 5 (1.12%) Windows Phone 8
10 5 (1.12%) Windows Phone
10 5 (1.12%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.89%) Fedora
11 4 (0.89%) SUSE
12 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.45%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (28.86%) TDD
3 110 (24.61%) BDD
4 91 (20.36%) Scrum
5 68 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (14.54%) DevOps
7 61 (13.65%) Test Automation
8 56 (12.53%) E-Commerce
9 53 (11.86%) Software Engineering
10 51 (11.41%) OO
11 43 (9.62%) MVC
12 35 (7.83%) Configuration Management
13 32 (7.16%) Automation Testing
14 30 (6.71%) Mentoring
15 29 (6.49%) Unit Testing
16 27 (6.04%) Kanban
17 26 (5.82%) Analytics
18 24 (5.37%) Automated Testing
19 23 (5.15%) Regression Testing
20 22 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 211 (47.20%) Python
2 202 (45.19%) Java
3 132 (29.53%) JavaScript
4 113 (25.28%) SQL
5 89 (19.91%) Perl
6 84 (18.79%) C#
7 76 (17.00%) Bash Shell
8 75 (16.78%) PHP
9 36 (8.05%) Scala
10 33 (7.38%) Groovy
11 25 (5.59%) Shell Script
12 23 (5.15%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.24%) C++
13 10 (2.24%) C
13 10 (2.24%) Objective-C
14 9 (2.01%) F#
15 8 (1.79%) R
15 8 (1.79%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.57%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.57%) Golang
Qualifications
1 61 (13.65%) Degree
2 10 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (1.79%) PhD
4 7 (1.57%) CCNA
5 5 (1.12%) ISEB
5 5 (1.12%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.89%) PMP
6 4 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.45%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (20.81%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) EMIR
2 3 (0.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 30 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.47%) Docker
3 6 (1.34%) HDFS
3 6 (1.34%) Samba
3 6 (1.34%) KVM
4 5 (1.12%) XenServer
4 5 (1.12%) Varnish
4 5 (1.12%) VirtualBox
4 5 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (1.12%) Snort
5 4 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.89%) Postfix
5 4 (0.89%) vSphere
5 4 (0.89%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.67%) Xen
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.22%) NFS
7 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 88 (19.69%) Puppet
2 59 (13.20%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (8.28%) Nagios
4 22 (4.92%) ZABBIX
5 18 (4.03%) Ansible
6 10 (2.24%) Cacti
6 10 (2.24%) Vagrant
7 9 (2.01%) Salt
8 8 (1.79%) logstash
8 8 (1.79%) HAProxy
9 7 (1.57%) Munin
9 7 (1.57%) OPNET
10 6 (1.34%) OpenView
11 5 (1.12%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.89%) Ambari
12 4 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
12 4 (0.89%) Oozie
12 4 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (0.67%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 48 (10.74%) Oracle
2 39 (8.72%) Red Hat
3 37 (8.28%) VMware
4 26 (5.82%) Cisco
5 20 (4.47%) Splunk
6 19 (4.25%) HP
7 15 (3.36%) Microsoft
8 11 (2.46%) WorldPay
9 9 (2.01%) Google
10 8 (1.79%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.57%) EPiServer
12 6 (1.34%) Riverbed
12 6 (1.34%) NetApp
12 6 (1.34%) SaltStack
13 5 (1.12%) AppDynamics
13 5 (1.12%) Demandware
13 5 (1.12%) Rackspace
13 5 (1.12%) hybris
13 5 (1.12%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.89%) Zend
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits! -)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
7 Digital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harnham 1
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago