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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 90 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 289 311 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.79% 2.53% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.32% 4.84% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 254 241 242
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
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
5437 6432 6620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.55% 52.34% 55.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4760 5541 5963
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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.

1 276 (49.02%) Python
2 217 (38.54%) Java
3 209 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
4 200 (35.52%) Linux
5 183 (32.50%) JavaScript
6 148 (26.29%) CSS
7 147 (26.11%) Ruby on Rails
8 143 (25.40%) Git (software)
9 139 (24.69%) TDD
10 136 (24.16%) HTML
11 129 (22.91%) DevOps
12 124 (22.02%) SQL
13 123 (21.85%) Finance
14 121 (21.49%) Puppet
15 110 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
16 108 (19.18%) QA
17 105 (18.65%) Opscode Chef
18 104 (18.47%) Software Engineering
19 103 (18.29%) PHP
20 100 (17.76%) MySQL
21 97 (17.23%) Perl
22 96 (17.05%) BDD
22 96 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
23 93 (16.52%) Bash Shell
24 88 (15.63%) Scrum
25 87 (15.45%) Selenium
26 85 (15.10%) Jenkins
27 80 (14.21%) Cucumber
28 78 (13.85%) Test Automation
29 73 (12.97%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 51 (9.06%) Node.js
2 46 (8.17%) Apache
3 24 (4.26%) JBoss
4 23 (4.09%) Tomcat
5 18 (3.20%) nginx
6 15 (2.66%) Apache Pig
7 14 (2.49%) Drupal
8 12 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.78%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.78%) Confluence
10 9 (1.60%) Mule
10 9 (1.60%) IIS
11 8 (1.42%) CMS
12 7 (1.24%) TorqueBox
13 6 (1.07%) SAS
14 5 (0.89%) MediaWiki
15 4 (0.71%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.71%) Jetty
16 3 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
16 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.71%) SPSS
3 4 (0.71%) Mathematica
4 2 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.36%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.36%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 96 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (1.60%) GitHub
5 8 (1.42%) IaaS
6 7 (1.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.24%) Office 365
7 6 (1.07%) SaaS
8 5 (0.89%) PaaS
8 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.71%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.53%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.36%) Route 53
11 2 (0.36%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.15%) HTTP
2 27 (4.80%) DNS
3 25 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.73%) Internet
5 15 (2.66%) Firewall
6 14 (2.49%) Broadband
7 11 (1.95%) LDAP
8 10 (1.78%) VPN
8 10 (1.78%) SAN
9 8 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (1.42%) WAN
9 8 (1.42%) OSPF
9 8 (1.42%) BGP
9 8 (1.42%) IPsec
10 7 (1.24%) Network Security
10 7 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.07%) VLAN
11 6 (1.07%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.89%) IPv6
12 5 (0.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (17.76%) MySQL
2 66 (11.72%) PostgreSQL
3 52 (9.24%) MongoDB
4 50 (8.88%) Big Data
5 44 (7.82%) Relational Database
6 39 (6.93%) NoSQL
7 31 (5.51%) Redis
7 31 (5.51%) SQL Server
7 31 (5.51%) Hadoop
8 19 (3.37%) RDBMS
9 16 (2.84%) Apache Hive
10 13 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.95%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 143 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 87 (15.45%) Selenium
3 85 (15.10%) Jenkins
4 80 (14.21%) Cucumber
5 66 (11.72%) WebDriver
6 43 (7.64%) JIRA
7 40 (7.10%) Subversion
8 34 (6.04%) JUnit
9 30 (5.33%) RSpec
10 24 (4.26%) TeamCity
11 22 (3.91%) Calabash
12 21 (3.73%) Grunt
13 18 (3.20%) Maven
14 17 (3.02%) Appium
15 14 (2.49%) Hudson
16 9 (1.60%) NUnit
16 9 (1.60%) WATIR
16 9 (1.60%) SpecFlow
17 8 (1.42%) Capybara
17 8 (1.42%) gulp
General
1 123 (21.85%) Finance
2 32 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 31 (5.51%) Marketing
4 29 (5.15%) Banking
5 17 (3.02%) Retail
6 14 (2.49%) Advertising
7 13 (2.31%) Games
8 9 (1.60%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.07%) Publishing
10 5 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.89%) Front Office
11 4 (0.71%) Law
11 4 (0.71%) Legal
11 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.53%) Electronics
13 2 (0.36%) Billing
14 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 251 (44.58%) Developer
2 76 (13.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 63 (11.19%) Senior Developer
4 51 (9.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 43 (7.64%) Ruby Developer
6 33 (5.86%) Test Engineer
7 30 (5.33%) Analyst
8 29 (5.15%) Administrator
9 28 (4.97%) Tester
10 25 (4.44%) QA Engineer
10 25 (4.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 24 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
12 23 (4.09%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
13 20 (3.55%) Lead Developer
13 20 (3.55%) C# Developer
14 19 (3.37%) Java Developer
15 18 (3.20%) Web Developer
15 18 (3.20%) Architect
15 18 (3.20%) Front-End Developer
16 17 (3.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (26.29%) CSS
2 147 (26.11%) Ruby on Rails
3 136 (24.16%) HTML
4 58 (10.30%) HTML5
5 44 (7.82%) .NET
6 43 (7.64%) REST
6 43 (7.64%) CSS3
7 41 (7.28%) AngularJS
8 39 (6.93%) jQuery
8 39 (6.93%) Web Services
9 34 (6.04%) RESTful
10 33 (5.86%) XML
11 28 (4.97%) JSON
11 28 (4.97%) Django
12 27 (4.80%) Spring
13 24 (4.26%) Middleware
13 24 (4.26%) React
14 23 (4.09%) LAMP
15 20 (3.55%) Hibernate
16 19 (3.37%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.12%) Computer Science
2 54 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (7.99%) User Experience
4 35 (6.22%) Mobile App
5 23 (4.09%) Data Centre
6 19 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (3.02%) Mathematics
7 17 (3.02%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.84%) Equities
9 15 (2.66%) Fixed Income
10 11 (1.95%) Physics
10 11 (1.95%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.78%) Social Media
11 10 (1.78%) Clustering
11 10 (1.78%) Replication
12 8 (1.42%) Semantic Web
13 7 (1.24%) Tandem
14 6 (1.07%) PKI
14 6 (1.07%) Derivative
14 6 (1.07%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 200 (35.52%) Linux
2 73 (12.97%) UNIX
3 69 (12.26%) Windows
4 40 (7.10%) Ubuntu
5 38 (6.75%) Android
6 34 (6.04%) Apple iOS
7 29 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (3.91%) CentOS
9 14 (2.49%) Debian
10 6 (1.07%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.89%) Fedora
11 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.71%) SUSE
13 2 (0.36%) Solaris
13 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.36%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (24.69%) TDD
3 129 (22.91%) DevOps
4 110 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
5 104 (18.47%) Software Engineering
6 96 (17.05%) BDD
7 88 (15.63%) Scrum
8 78 (13.85%) Test Automation
9 67 (11.90%) Open Source
10 66 (11.72%) E-Commerce
11 58 (10.30%) Configuration Management
12 55 (9.77%) OO
13 43 (7.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 41 (7.28%) MVC
15 40 (7.10%) Analytics
16 39 (6.93%) Kanban
16 39 (6.93%) Web Development
17 33 (5.86%) Mentoring
18 32 (5.68%) Automated Testing
19 28 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 276 (49.02%) Python
2 217 (38.54%) Java
3 183 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 124 (22.02%) SQL
5 103 (18.29%) PHP
6 97 (17.23%) Perl
7 93 (16.52%) Bash Shell
8 73 (12.97%) C#
9 40 (7.10%) Scala
10 30 (5.33%) C++
11 28 (4.97%) Groovy
11 28 (4.97%) R
12 25 (4.44%) C
12 25 (4.44%) PowerShell
13 20 (3.55%) Shell Script
14 18 (3.20%) MATLAB
15 14 (2.49%) T-SQL
16 13 (2.31%) Go
17 8 (1.42%) Objective-C
18 7 (1.24%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 70 (12.43%) Degree
2 15 (2.66%) ISEB
3 14 (2.49%) PhD
4 10 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.89%) RHCE
5 5 (0.89%) RHCA
5 5 (0.89%) CEH
5 5 (0.89%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.89%) CCNA
6 4 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.53%) CCNP
8 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.36%) PMP
8 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) MBA
9 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (19.18%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) EMIR
2 3 (0.53%) MiFID
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 31 (5.51%) Docker
2 11 (1.95%) Varnish
3 9 (1.60%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.24%) Samba
4 7 (1.24%) iptables
4 7 (1.24%) VMware Server
5 6 (1.07%) vSphere
5 6 (1.07%) KVM
5 6 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.07%) Postfix
6 5 (0.89%) XenServer
7 4 (0.71%) Snort
8 3 (0.53%) Xen
8 3 (0.53%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.36%) Squid
9 2 (0.36%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 121 (21.49%) Puppet
2 105 (18.65%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (10.48%) Ansible
4 34 (6.04%) Nagios
5 25 (4.44%) Vagrant
6 18 (3.20%) Salt
7 17 (3.02%) ZABBIX
8 14 (2.49%) OPNET
9 10 (1.78%) Cacti
10 7 (1.24%) Kubernetes
10 7 (1.24%) logstash
11 6 (1.07%) HAProxy
11 6 (1.07%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.89%) Capistrano
12 5 (0.89%) WSUS
12 5 (0.89%) Cobbler
12 5 (0.89%) CFEngine
12 5 (0.89%) OpenAM
12 5 (0.89%) Mesos
13 4 (0.71%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 58 (10.30%) Red Hat
2 46 (8.17%) VMware
3 44 (7.82%) Oracle
4 21 (3.73%) Cisco
5 13 (2.31%) Google
5 13 (2.31%) Splunk
6 12 (2.13%) F5
6 12 (2.13%) Citrix
7 11 (1.95%) HP
8 9 (1.60%) Microsoft
8 9 (1.60%) Coverity
8 9 (1.60%) SaltStack
8 9 (1.60%) AppDynamics
9 8 (1.42%) New Relic
10 7 (1.24%) WorldPay
10 7 (1.24%) IBM
11 6 (1.07%) Sybase
11 6 (1.07%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.89%) webMethods
13 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £100000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Health, Dental and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + car, stock options and bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Shares up to 4%, 28 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum SALary is approx 60-95k base + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago