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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 128 116 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 208 279 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.91% 2.35% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.84% 4.29% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 179 240 326
Average salary £55,000 £58,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
5416 6504 6090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.67% 54.89% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5684 5653
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 265 (54.41%) Python
2 257 (52.77%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (42.30%) Java
4 183 (37.58%) Linux
5 169 (34.70%) JavaScript
6 141 (28.95%) Ruby on Rails
7 137 (28.13%) MySQL
8 129 (26.49%) HTML
9 110 (22.59%) TDD
9 110 (22.59%) Puppet
10 108 (22.18%) CSS
11 107 (21.97%) PHP
12 101 (20.74%) BDD
13 100 (20.53%) Perl
14 99 (20.33%) SQL
15 91 (18.69%) Git (software)
16 90 (18.48%) Bash Shell
17 84 (17.25%) Opscode Chef
18 81 (16.63%) C#
19 80 (16.43%) Cucumber
20 78 (16.02%) Scrum
21 77 (15.81%) Jenkins
22 75 (15.40%) Finance
23 72 (14.78%) Open Source
24 69 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
25 68 (13.96%) DevOps
26 65 (13.35%) jQuery
27 64 (13.14%) Nagios
28 63 (12.94%) Red Hat
29 62 (12.73%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (12.73%) Node.js
2 52 (10.68%) nginx
3 51 (10.47%) Apache
4 47 (9.65%) Tomcat
5 26 (5.34%) JBoss
6 24 (4.93%) WebLogic
7 20 (4.11%) CMS
8 17 (3.49%) WordPress
8 17 (3.49%) Apache Pig
9 12 (2.46%) SAS
10 8 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.44%) Apache Spark
11 7 (1.44%) Confluence
11 7 (1.44%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.44%) Jetty
12 5 (1.03%) Umbraco
12 5 (1.03%) Sitefinity
12 5 (1.03%) Orchard CMS
12 5 (1.03%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (2.46%) SPSS
2 11 (2.26%) CPLEX
3 9 (1.85%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.23%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.90%) GitHub
3 14 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.05%) SaaS
5 8 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.44%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (1.03%) PaaS
9 4 (0.82%) Joyent
10 3 (0.62%) Jelastic
11 2 (0.41%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (0.41%) IaaS
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.21%) Heroku
12 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.57%) DNS
2 29 (5.95%) HTTP
3 28 (5.75%) TCP/IP
4 26 (5.34%) DHCP
5 18 (3.70%) BIG-IP
5 18 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 17 (3.49%) Firewall
7 15 (3.08%) NetScaler
8 14 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (2.46%) Internet
10 10 (2.05%) SSH
11 9 (1.85%) LDAP
12 7 (1.44%) tcpdump
13 6 (1.23%) NAS
13 6 (1.23%) SSL
14 5 (1.03%) VoIP
14 5 (1.03%) Wireshark
15 4 (0.82%) FCoE
15 4 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
15 4 (0.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (28.13%) MySQL
2 61 (12.53%) MongoDB
3 55 (11.29%) Big Data
4 54 (11.09%) NoSQL
5 39 (8.01%) Hadoop
6 36 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (6.57%) Redis
7 32 (6.57%) Relational Database
8 26 (5.34%) SQL Server
9 21 (4.31%) Data Mining
10 15 (3.08%) DB2
11 14 (2.87%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.23%) Neo4j
13 6 (1.23%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.03%) RavenDB
14 5 (1.03%) HBase
14 5 (1.03%) Riak
15 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 91 (18.69%) Git (software)
2 80 (16.43%) Cucumber
3 77 (15.81%) Jenkins
4 61 (12.53%) Selenium
5 44 (9.03%) WebDriver
6 39 (8.01%) RSpec
7 36 (7.39%) Hudson
8 24 (4.93%) Subversion
9 22 (4.52%) Maven
10 21 (4.31%) SpecFlow
11 20 (4.11%) TeamCity
12 16 (3.29%) JIRA
13 14 (2.87%) Calabash
13 14 (2.87%) Appium
14 11 (2.26%) Jasmine
14 11 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (2.05%) Ant
16 8 (1.64%) Eclipse
17 7 (1.44%) Xcode
17 7 (1.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 75 (15.40%) Finance
2 35 (7.19%) Advertising
2 35 (7.19%) Banking
3 25 (5.13%) Marketing
4 23 (4.72%) Games
5 22 (4.52%) Retail
6 12 (2.46%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.46%) Publishing
7 11 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.85%) Law
9 8 (1.64%) Front Office
10 3 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.62%) Legal
10 3 (0.62%) iGaming
11 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 210 (43.12%) Developer
2 64 (13.14%) Administrator
3 60 (12.32%) Ruby Developer
4 48 (9.86%) Senior Developer
4 48 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
5 39 (8.01%) Linux Administrator
6 36 (7.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 22 (4.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 21 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (3.90%) Test Engineer
10 18 (3.70%) Web Developer
10 18 (3.70%) Tester
11 17 (3.49%) Java Developer
11 17 (3.49%) .NET Developer
11 17 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
12 14 (2.87%) C# Developer
13 13 (2.67%) Analyst
13 13 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (2.26%) Data Scientist
14 11 (2.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (28.95%) Ruby on Rails
2 129 (26.49%) HTML
3 108 (22.18%) CSS
4 65 (13.35%) jQuery
5 55 (11.29%) Web Services
6 45 (9.24%) RESTful
7 42 (8.62%) XML
8 40 (8.21%) JSON
9 39 (8.01%) HTML5
10 36 (7.39%) AngularJS
11 35 (7.19%) REST
11 35 (7.19%) .NET
12 29 (5.95%) Spring
13 28 (5.75%) LAMP
13 28 (5.75%) Backbone.js
14 25 (5.13%) Sass
15 23 (4.72%) Django
15 23 (4.72%) ASP.NET
16 19 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.78%) Open Source
2 40 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.57%) User Experience
4 20 (4.11%) Statistics
5 19 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.49%) Digital Media
7 15 (3.08%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.67%) Social Media
8 13 (2.67%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.67%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.46%) Economics
9 12 (2.46%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.26%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (2.26%) Neural Network
10 11 (2.26%) iPhone
10 11 (2.26%) Applied Mathematics
10 11 (2.26%) Physics
10 11 (2.26%) Chemistry
10 11 (2.26%) Psychology
10 11 (2.26%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 183 (37.58%) Linux
2 62 (12.73%) UNIX
3 56 (11.50%) Windows
4 47 (9.65%) Ubuntu
5 39 (8.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (7.80%) Android
7 35 (7.19%) Apple iOS
8 34 (6.98%) CentOS
9 23 (4.72%) Solaris
10 6 (1.23%) Debian
11 5 (1.03%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (0.62%) Fedora
12 3 (0.62%) AIX
13 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.21%) SUSE
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (52.77%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (22.59%) TDD
3 101 (20.74%) BDD
4 78 (16.02%) Scrum
5 69 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (13.96%) DevOps
7 59 (12.11%) E-Commerce
8 50 (10.27%) MVC
9 44 (9.03%) OO
9 44 (9.03%) Configuration Management
10 36 (7.39%) Analytics
11 35 (7.19%) Unit Testing
12 34 (6.98%) Automation Testing
13 33 (6.78%) Test Automation
14 29 (5.95%) Web Development
15 26 (5.34%) Load Balancing
15 26 (5.34%) Data Analysis
15 26 (5.34%) Software Engineering
15 26 (5.34%) Statistical Analysis
16 25 (5.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 265 (54.41%) Python
2 206 (42.30%) Java
3 169 (34.70%) JavaScript
4 107 (21.97%) PHP
5 100 (20.53%) Perl
6 99 (20.33%) SQL
7 90 (18.48%) Bash Shell
8 81 (16.63%) C#
9 31 (6.37%) C++
10 25 (5.13%) Groovy
11 24 (4.93%) C
12 22 (4.52%) Clojure
12 22 (4.52%) Scala
13 17 (3.49%) PowerShell
14 15 (3.08%) Shell Script
15 14 (2.87%) F#
16 12 (2.46%) R
17 11 (2.26%) MATLAB
18 9 (1.85%) Korn
19 8 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (9.24%) Degree
2 15 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (3.08%) CCNA
3 12 (2.46%) PhD
4 6 (1.23%) ISEB
4 6 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.62%) JNCIA
5 3 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.41%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.21%) PMP
7 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.42%) QA
System Software
1 45 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (6.78%) KVM
3 20 (4.11%) Xen
4 12 (2.46%) Docker
4 12 (2.46%) Varnish
5 9 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.64%) XenServer
7 6 (1.23%) NFS
8 5 (1.03%) HDFS
8 5 (1.03%) LXC
9 4 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.62%) vSphere
11 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
11 2 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.21%) Samba
12 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 110 (22.59%) Puppet
2 84 (17.25%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (13.14%) Nagios
4 41 (8.42%) ZABBIX
5 29 (5.95%) Ansible
6 28 (5.75%) Cacti
7 23 (4.72%) Salt
8 19 (3.90%) CFEngine
9 13 (2.67%) Capistrano
10 11 (2.26%) HAProxy
11 10 (2.05%) Munin
12 7 (1.44%) Vagrant
13 6 (1.23%) OpenView
13 6 (1.23%) Graphite
14 5 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
14 5 (1.03%) SELinux
14 5 (1.03%) logstash
15 4 (0.82%) Zenoss
15 4 (0.82%) Oozie
15 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 63 (12.94%) Red Hat
2 53 (10.88%) VMware
3 42 (8.62%) Oracle
4 23 (4.72%) Cisco
5 20 (4.11%) Microsoft
6 18 (3.70%) HP
6 18 (3.70%) F5
7 15 (3.08%) Citrix
7 15 (3.08%) Google
8 14 (2.87%) Zend
8 14 (2.87%) Splunk
9 12 (2.46%) Twitter
10 11 (2.26%) Riverbed
11 9 (1.85%) ProCurve
11 9 (1.85%) Sony
12 8 (1.64%) Sitecore
13 7 (1.44%) EPiServer
13 7 (1.44%) Akamai
14 5 (1.03%) Tableau
14 5 (1.03%) NetApp
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Searchability
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 25% Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + shares + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 32 days Holiday,12% bonus and more
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago