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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 115 134 108
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 253 238 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.28% 1.99% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.39% 3.58% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 209 224 289
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,600 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
5766 6646 6452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 51.90% 55.51% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5107 5902 6026
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 October 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 23 October 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.

1 314 (55.58%) Python
2 293 (51.86%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (41.77%) Java
4 208 (36.81%) Linux
5 193 (34.16%) JavaScript
6 166 (29.38%) MySQL
7 151 (26.73%) Ruby on Rails
8 142 (25.13%) TDD
8 142 (25.13%) PHP
9 139 (24.60%) HTML
10 132 (23.36%) Puppet
11 125 (22.12%) CSS
12 123 (21.77%) Perl
13 111 (19.65%) BDD
14 105 (18.58%) Open Source
15 101 (17.88%) Finance
16 100 (17.70%) C#
17 99 (17.52%) SQL
18 95 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
18 95 (16.81%) Git (software)
19 94 (16.64%) Scrum
20 92 (16.28%) DevOps
21 91 (16.11%) Bash Shell
22 88 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
23 87 (15.40%) Cucumber
24 85 (15.04%) Jenkins
25 77 (13.63%) Node.js
25 77 (13.63%) Nagios
26 76 (13.45%) jQuery
27 75 (13.27%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 77 (13.63%) Node.js
2 73 (12.92%) Apache
3 67 (11.86%) Tomcat
4 59 (10.44%) nginx
5 52 (9.20%) JBoss
6 35 (6.19%) WebLogic
7 22 (3.89%) WordPress
8 21 (3.72%) CMS
9 17 (3.01%) Apache Pig
10 15 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (2.65%) SAS
11 13 (2.30%) IIS
12 11 (1.95%) Umbraco
13 10 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
13 10 (1.77%) Magnolia
13 10 (1.77%) Sitefinity
13 10 (1.77%) Orchard CMS
13 10 (1.77%) NServiceBus
14 7 (1.24%) Confluence
14 7 (1.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (2.65%) MS Excel
1 15 (2.65%) CPLEX
2 11 (1.95%) SPSS
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.54%) GitHub
3 13 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.12%) SaaS
5 10 (1.77%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.71%) Joyent
8 4 (0.71%) PaaS
9 3 (0.53%) Heroku
9 3 (0.53%) Jelastic
10 2 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.35%) IaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.84%) DNS
2 31 (5.49%) BIG-IP
2 31 (5.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 29 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 29 (5.13%) HTTP
4 28 (4.96%) NetScaler
5 20 (3.54%) DHCP
6 15 (2.65%) Internet
7 14 (2.48%) SSL
8 13 (2.30%) Firewall
9 11 (1.95%) SSH
10 9 (1.59%) NAS
11 8 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.42%) IPv4
12 7 (1.24%) SAN
12 7 (1.24%) LDAP
12 7 (1.24%) tcpdump
12 7 (1.24%) SNMP
13 6 (1.06%) VoIP
13 6 (1.06%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (29.38%) MySQL
2 71 (12.57%) NoSQL
3 69 (12.21%) MongoDB
4 55 (9.73%) Big Data
5 45 (7.96%) Redis
5 45 (7.96%) Relational Database
6 38 (6.73%) SQL Server
6 38 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (5.84%) Hadoop
8 28 (4.96%) DB2
9 23 (4.07%) Data Mining
10 22 (3.89%) CouchDB
11 17 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.95%) Neo4j
13 10 (1.77%) RavenDB
14 6 (1.06%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.88%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.71%) QlikView
16 4 (0.71%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 95 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 87 (15.40%) Cucumber
3 85 (15.04%) Jenkins
4 67 (11.86%) Selenium
5 53 (9.38%) WebDriver
6 45 (7.96%) Hudson
7 42 (7.43%) RSpec
8 32 (5.66%) Subversion
9 27 (4.78%) Maven
10 19 (3.36%) JIRA
10 19 (3.36%) TeamCity
11 18 (3.19%) SpecFlow
12 16 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (2.83%) WATIR
13 15 (2.65%) Ant
13 15 (2.65%) Appium
14 14 (2.48%) Calabash
15 12 (2.12%) Jasmine
16 11 (1.95%) JUnit
17 9 (1.59%) Eclipse
General
1 101 (17.88%) Finance
2 48 (8.50%) Banking
3 41 (7.26%) Advertising
4 32 (5.66%) Marketing
5 24 (4.25%) Retail
6 23 (4.07%) Investment Banking
6 23 (4.07%) Games
7 13 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.77%) Front Office
9 9 (1.59%) Publishing
10 5 (0.88%) Law
10 5 (0.88%) Legal
11 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.53%) Back Office
12 3 (0.53%) Electronics
12 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (44.60%) Developer
2 77 (13.63%) Senior Developer
3 72 (12.74%) Administrator
4 56 (9.91%) Ruby Developer
5 51 (9.03%) Linux Administrator
6 39 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
7 38 (6.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 32 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 25 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
10 24 (4.25%) Java Developer
10 24 (4.25%) .NET Developer
11 20 (3.54%) C# Developer
11 20 (3.54%) Tester
12 19 (3.36%) Web Developer
12 19 (3.36%) Test Engineer
12 19 (3.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 19 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (3.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (2.83%) Front-End Developer
15 15 (2.65%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (26.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 139 (24.60%) HTML
3 125 (22.12%) CSS
4 76 (13.45%) jQuery
5 61 (10.80%) Web Services
6 50 (8.85%) XML
7 46 (8.14%) AngularJS
8 45 (7.96%) REST
9 43 (7.61%) HTML5
10 40 (7.08%) JSON
11 39 (6.90%) RESTful
12 38 (6.73%) .NET
13 37 (6.55%) LAMP
14 33 (5.84%) Backbone.js
15 31 (5.49%) ASP.NET
16 29 (5.13%) Spring
17 28 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (4.42%) Django
18 25 (4.42%) Sass
19 24 (4.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 105 (18.58%) Open Source
2 47 (8.32%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.78%) User Experience
4 22 (3.89%) Statistics
5 21 (3.72%) Mobile App
6 20 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.54%) Algorithms
7 17 (3.01%) Visualisation
7 17 (3.01%) Mathematics
8 16 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (2.65%) Economics
9 15 (2.65%) Applied Mathematics
9 15 (2.65%) Digital Media
10 13 (2.30%) iPhone
10 13 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
11 12 (2.12%) Social Media
11 12 (2.12%) Physics
11 12 (2.12%) Blog
11 12 (2.12%) Blackberry
12 11 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 208 (36.81%) Linux
2 54 (9.56%) Windows
3 52 (9.20%) UNIX
3 52 (9.20%) Ubuntu
4 51 (9.03%) CentOS
4 51 (9.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (8.50%) Android
6 46 (8.14%) Apple iOS
7 24 (4.25%) Solaris
8 6 (1.06%) AIX
9 5 (0.88%) Debian
9 5 (0.88%) SELinux
10 4 (0.71%) Fedora
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.18%) SUSE
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (51.86%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (25.13%) TDD
3 111 (19.65%) BDD
4 95 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
5 94 (16.64%) Scrum
6 92 (16.28%) DevOps
7 66 (11.68%) MVC
7 66 (11.68%) E-Commerce
8 61 (10.80%) OO
9 50 (8.85%) Software Engineering
10 45 (7.96%) ITIL
11 44 (7.79%) Load Balancing
12 43 (7.61%) Statistical Analysis
13 42 (7.43%) Test Automation
14 38 (6.73%) Configuration Management
15 37 (6.55%) Analytics
16 32 (5.66%) Web Development
17 29 (5.13%) Automation Testing
18 26 (4.60%) iOS Development
18 26 (4.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 314 (55.58%) Python
2 236 (41.77%) Java
3 193 (34.16%) JavaScript
4 142 (25.13%) PHP
5 123 (21.77%) Perl
6 100 (17.70%) C#
7 99 (17.52%) SQL
8 91 (16.11%) Bash Shell
9 75 (13.27%) C++
10 37 (6.55%) Groovy
11 33 (5.84%) C
12 25 (4.42%) Clojure
13 20 (3.54%) Scala
14 19 (3.36%) PowerShell
15 15 (2.65%) F#
15 15 (2.65%) R
15 15 (2.65%) MATLAB
16 13 (2.30%) VB
16 13 (2.30%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 56 (9.91%) Degree
2 15 (2.65%) PhD
3 11 (1.95%) ISEB
3 11 (1.95%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (1.59%) CCNA
5 6 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.53%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.35%) EnCE
8 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) MCTS
8 1 (0.18%) PMP
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.18%) MCSD
8 1 (0.18%) MCSE
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.20%) QA
2 6 (1.06%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) Section 508
System Software
1 57 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (7.43%) KVM
3 32 (5.66%) Xen
4 14 (2.48%) Varnish
5 11 (1.95%) Active Directory
6 10 (1.77%) Docker
7 9 (1.59%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.42%) NFS
9 5 (0.88%) XenServer
9 5 (0.88%) LXC
10 2 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.35%) vSphere
10 2 (0.35%) Samba
11 1 (0.18%) HDFS
11 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 132 (23.36%) Puppet
2 88 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (13.63%) Nagios
4 53 (9.38%) ZABBIX
5 43 (7.61%) Ansible
6 35 (6.19%) Salt
6 35 (6.19%) Cacti
7 32 (5.66%) CFEngine
8 20 (3.54%) Capistrano
9 9 (1.59%) SCOM
10 8 (1.42%) HAProxy
11 7 (1.24%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.06%) Munin
12 6 (1.06%) Zenoss
12 6 (1.06%) WSUS
13 5 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
13 5 (0.88%) logstash
14 4 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 3 (0.53%) Plesk
15 3 (0.53%) Opsview
Vendors
1 72 (12.74%) Red Hat
2 70 (12.39%) VMware
3 67 (11.86%) Oracle
4 31 (5.49%) F5
5 28 (4.96%) Citrix
6 25 (4.42%) Microsoft
7 22 (3.89%) Twitter
8 15 (2.65%) Zend
9 13 (2.30%) Google
10 11 (1.95%) Cisco
11 10 (1.77%) Sitecore
11 10 (1.77%) EPiServer
12 9 (1.59%) HP
13 7 (1.24%) Sony
13 7 (1.24%) Splunk
14 5 (0.88%) Tableau
14 5 (0.88%) ProCurve
14 5 (0.88%) Akamai
14 5 (0.88%) Riverbed
14 5 (0.88%) Veritas
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £90k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 25% Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £50 to £70,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago