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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 118 95 111
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 220 295 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.16% 2.83% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.34% 5.28% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 199 249 234
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
5073 5584 5657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.73% 53.59% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4484 4840 5124
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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.

1 236 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (47.56%) Python
3 187 (43.39%) Java
4 152 (35.27%) Linux
5 135 (31.32%) JavaScript
6 128 (29.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 121 (28.07%) TDD
8 104 (24.13%) BDD
9 103 (23.90%) HTML
10 102 (23.67%) SQL
11 88 (20.42%) MySQL
11 88 (20.42%) CSS
12 85 (19.72%) Scrum
13 80 (18.56%) Git (software)
14 79 (18.33%) Perl
15 78 (18.10%) Puppet
16 77 (17.87%) C#
17 75 (17.40%) UNIX
17 75 (17.40%) QA
17 75 (17.40%) Cucumber
18 73 (16.94%) Bash Shell
19 69 (16.01%) Windows
20 68 (15.78%) Finance
20 68 (15.78%) Continuous Integration
21 67 (15.55%) Selenium
22 62 (14.39%) PHP
23 61 (14.15%) Jenkins
24 59 (13.69%) Degree
24 59 (13.69%) Open Source
25 57 (13.23%) Opscode Chef

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 38 (8.82%) Apache
2 36 (8.35%) Node.js
3 28 (6.50%) nginx
4 22 (5.10%) CMS
4 22 (5.10%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.78%) WordPress
6 11 (2.55%) Apache Pig
7 10 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.86%) IIS
9 8 (1.86%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.62%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.62%) Magnolia
11 6 (1.39%) JBoss
12 5 (1.16%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.16%) SAS
13 4 (0.93%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.93%) Jetty
13 4 (0.93%) Mule
14 3 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.16%) SPSS
3 4 (0.93%) CPLEX
4 2 (0.46%) MS Office
4 2 (0.46%) HipChat
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.09%) GitHub
3 9 (2.09%) SaaS
3 9 (2.09%) Amazon S3
4 7 (1.62%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (1.39%) IaaS
6 4 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.93%) PaaS
7 2 (0.46%) Heroku
7 2 (0.46%) Route 53
7 2 (0.46%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.23%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.23%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.50%) HTTP
2 22 (5.10%) DNS
3 19 (4.41%) DHCP
4 17 (3.94%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.48%) Internet
6 14 (3.25%) Firewall
7 11 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (1.86%) LDAP
9 7 (1.62%) Wireshark
10 6 (1.39%) VPN
11 5 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.93%) tcpdump
12 4 (0.93%) FCoE
12 4 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.93%) IPsec
12 4 (0.93%) VoIP
12 4 (0.93%) SAN
12 4 (0.93%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (0.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (20.42%) MySQL
2 50 (11.60%) NoSQL
3 47 (10.90%) MongoDB
4 40 (9.28%) Relational Database
5 39 (9.05%) Big Data
6 29 (6.73%) Redis
6 29 (6.73%) SQL Server
6 29 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (5.57%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.48%) Data Mining
9 10 (2.32%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.39%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.39%) CouchDB
12 5 (1.16%) HBase
13 4 (0.93%) Riak
13 4 (0.93%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 80 (18.56%) Git (software)
2 75 (17.40%) Cucumber
3 67 (15.55%) Selenium
4 61 (14.15%) Jenkins
5 47 (10.90%) WebDriver
6 36 (8.35%) Calabash
7 33 (7.66%) RSpec
8 27 (6.26%) Appium
9 26 (6.03%) TeamCity
10 25 (5.80%) Hudson
11 23 (5.34%) JIRA
12 22 (5.10%) JUnit
13 19 (4.41%) Maven
14 18 (4.18%) Subversion
14 18 (4.18%) SpecFlow
15 10 (2.32%) eggPlant
16 9 (2.09%) CruiseControl
16 9 (2.09%) Eclipse
16 9 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 7 (1.62%) NUnit
General
1 68 (15.78%) Finance
2 26 (6.03%) Banking
3 18 (4.18%) Retail
4 16 (3.71%) Games
5 15 (3.48%) Marketing
6 14 (3.25%) Advertising
7 13 (3.02%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.55%) Publishing
9 8 (1.86%) Law
10 5 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.16%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.93%) Front Office
12 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.70%) Legal
12 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.70%) iGaming
13 2 (0.46%) Electronics
14 1 (0.23%) Back Office
14 1 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 180 (41.76%) Developer
2 57 (13.23%) Ruby Developer
3 40 (9.28%) Administrator
4 39 (9.05%) Systems Administrator
5 30 (6.96%) Senior Developer
6 24 (5.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 24 (5.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (4.64%) Analyst
8 18 (4.18%) Java Developer
9 15 (3.48%) Test Engineer
9 15 (3.48%) Tester
9 15 (3.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 15 (3.48%) Linux Administrator
10 14 (3.25%) .NET Developer
11 11 (2.55%) C# Developer
11 11 (2.55%) Lead Developer
11 11 (2.55%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (2.32%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (2.32%) Technical Leader
12 10 (2.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (29.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 103 (23.90%) HTML
3 88 (20.42%) CSS
4 55 (12.76%) Web Services
5 49 (11.37%) .NET
6 44 (10.21%) jQuery
7 39 (9.05%) RESTful
8 36 (8.35%) AngularJS
9 34 (7.89%) HTML5
10 28 (6.50%) XML
10 28 (6.50%) JSON
11 27 (6.26%) Spring
12 25 (5.80%) ASP.NET
13 21 (4.87%) LAMP
13 21 (4.87%) REST
14 20 (4.64%) CSS3
14 20 (4.64%) Backbone.js
14 20 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (4.64%) Sass
15 19 (4.41%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.69%) Open Source
2 47 (10.90%) Computer Science
3 33 (7.66%) User Experience
4 26 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.41%) Mobile App
6 14 (3.25%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.02%) Hedge funds
8 12 (2.78%) Digital Media
9 11 (2.55%) Social Media
10 10 (2.32%) Statistics
11 9 (2.09%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.62%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.62%) iPhone
12 7 (1.62%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.62%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.62%) Clustering
13 6 (1.39%) Streaming Video
13 6 (1.39%) Replication
13 6 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (1.16%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 152 (35.27%) Linux
2 75 (17.40%) UNIX
3 69 (16.01%) Windows
4 48 (11.14%) Android
5 41 (9.51%) Apple iOS
6 28 (6.50%) Ubuntu
7 23 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.55%) CentOS
9 9 (2.09%) Debian
10 7 (1.62%) Solaris
11 6 (1.39%) Windows Phone
12 5 (1.16%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.93%) SUSE
14 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.46%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.23%) Fedora
15 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (28.07%) TDD
3 104 (24.13%) BDD
4 85 (19.72%) Scrum
5 68 (15.78%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (12.30%) Test Automation
7 50 (11.60%) DevOps
8 49 (11.37%) OO
9 44 (10.21%) E-Commerce
10 43 (9.98%) MVC
11 40 (9.28%) Configuration Management
12 33 (7.66%) Unit Testing
13 31 (7.19%) Software Engineering
13 31 (7.19%) Automation Testing
14 28 (6.50%) Kanban
15 23 (5.34%) Web Development
16 22 (5.10%) Regression Testing
17 21 (4.87%) Automated Testing
17 21 (4.87%) Mentoring
18 20 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 205 (47.56%) Python
2 187 (43.39%) Java
3 135 (31.32%) JavaScript
4 102 (23.67%) SQL
5 79 (18.33%) Perl
6 77 (17.87%) C#
7 73 (16.94%) Bash Shell
8 62 (14.39%) PHP
9 32 (7.42%) Groovy
10 28 (6.50%) Scala
11 26 (6.03%) Shell Script
12 21 (4.87%) PowerShell
13 16 (3.71%) C
14 13 (3.02%) F#
14 13 (3.02%) C++
15 10 (2.32%) Objective-C
16 9 (2.09%) Clojure
17 8 (1.86%) CoffeeScript
17 8 (1.86%) sed
17 8 (1.86%) AWK
Qualifications
1 59 (13.69%) Degree
2 13 (3.02%) VCP4
3 11 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.09%) CCNA
5 7 (1.62%) PhD
6 6 (1.39%) ISEB
7 5 (1.16%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.70%) PMP
8 3 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (17.40%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) EMIR
2 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 29 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.71%) Docker
3 9 (2.09%) Varnish
4 8 (1.86%) KVM
5 7 (1.62%) XenServer
6 6 (1.39%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.16%) Samba
7 5 (1.16%) HDFS
7 5 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.93%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.93%) Snort
8 4 (0.93%) vSphere
9 3 (0.70%) Postfix
9 3 (0.70%) Xen
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.46%) LXC
11 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 78 (18.10%) Puppet
2 57 (13.23%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (8.35%) Nagios
4 19 (4.41%) ZABBIX
5 17 (3.94%) Ansible
6 11 (2.55%) Cacti
6 11 (2.55%) HAProxy
7 9 (2.09%) Capistrano
8 7 (1.62%) Munin
8 7 (1.62%) logstash
9 6 (1.39%) Salt
9 6 (1.39%) OpenView
9 6 (1.39%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.16%) SELinux
10 5 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.93%) Ambari
11 4 (0.93%) Oozie
11 4 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.70%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.70%) Graphite
Vendors
1 38 (8.82%) Red Hat
2 36 (8.35%) Oracle
2 36 (8.35%) VMware
3 21 (4.87%) Cisco
4 20 (4.64%) Splunk
5 19 (4.41%) Microsoft
6 17 (3.94%) HP
7 12 (2.78%) Zend
8 10 (2.32%) Sitecore
9 9 (2.09%) EPiServer
10 8 (1.86%) Riverbed
11 6 (1.39%) ProCurve
11 6 (1.39%) Sony
12 5 (1.16%) Tableau
12 5 (1.16%) NetApp
12 5 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.16%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.93%) Cognos
13 4 (0.93%) Demandware
13 4 (0.93%) hybris
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum 25 days hol, Pension, performance bo
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Performance bonus, 25+ days hol, Equ
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum 25+ days hol, Equipment, Conference
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
We Got Coders
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago