The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 112 115 116
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 302 274 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.39% 2.34% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 4.30% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 257 249 272
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6673 6378 7396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.92% 54.36% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5756 5668 6930
Average salary £54,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Ruby
London

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 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 17 April 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.

1 289 (49.07%) Java
2 249 (42.28%) Python
3 242 (41.09%) JavaScript
4 193 (32.77%) C#
5 186 (31.58%) TDD
6 174 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
7 171 (29.03%) HTML
8 169 (28.69%) Ruby on Rails
9 153 (25.98%) Perl
10 149 (25.30%) Linux
11 142 (24.11%) CSS
12 138 (23.43%) Finance
13 133 (22.58%) SQL
14 126 (21.39%) .NET
15 125 (21.22%) PHP
16 122 (20.71%) BDD
17 117 (19.86%) OO
18 109 (18.51%) UNIX
19 97 (16.47%) MVC
20 92 (15.62%) Scrum
20 92 (15.62%) E-Commerce
21 91 (15.45%) Git (software)
22 89 (15.11%) Selenium
22 89 (15.11%) NoSQL
23 87 (14.77%) Cucumber
24 86 (14.60%) jQuery
24 86 (14.60%) Android
25 85 (14.43%) Software Engineering
25 85 (14.43%) Apple iOS
26 83 (14.09%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (6.96%) Node.js
2 38 (6.45%) CMS
3 34 (5.77%) Apache
4 28 (4.75%) Tomcat
5 24 (4.07%) nginx
6 23 (3.90%) Umbraco
7 18 (3.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 18 (3.06%) Adobe CQ
8 16 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.53%) uWSGI
9 9 (1.53%) Apache Solr
10 8 (1.36%) Drupal
10 8 (1.36%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.02%) IIS
12 4 (0.68%) Kentico
13 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.51%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.34%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 27 (4.58%) Photoshop
1 27 (4.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (1.36%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.34%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
4 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.17%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Magento
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.36%) SaaS
3 8 (1.36%) Heroku
4 6 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.85%) Joyent
6 4 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.51%) IaaS
8 2 (0.34%) PaaS
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.17%) Route 53
9 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.64%) HTTP
2 34 (5.77%) Internet
3 32 (5.43%) TCP/IP
4 24 (4.07%) SAN
5 19 (3.23%) DNS
6 15 (2.55%) DHCP
6 15 (2.55%) NAS
7 13 (2.21%) Firewall
8 11 (1.87%) SSL
9 10 (1.70%) iSCSI
10 9 (1.53%) IPv4
10 9 (1.53%) SNMP
11 7 (1.19%) Wireshark
11 7 (1.19%) Multicast
11 7 (1.19%) tcpdump
12 6 (1.02%) SSH
12 6 (1.02%) LDAP
13 4 (0.68%) SMTP
13 4 (0.68%) VPN
13 4 (0.68%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (15.11%) NoSQL
2 77 (13.07%) MySQL
3 61 (10.36%) MongoDB
4 45 (7.64%) Big Data
4 45 (7.64%) Relational Database
5 37 (6.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 36 (6.11%) Hadoop
7 34 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (5.60%) Redis
9 32 (5.43%) SQL Server
10 22 (3.74%) RDBMS
11 20 (3.40%) CouchDB
12 11 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.70%) Apache Hive
13 10 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.53%) MariaDB
15 8 (1.36%) HBase
16 7 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (1.19%) RavenDB
17 6 (1.02%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 91 (15.45%) Git (software)
2 89 (15.11%) Selenium
3 87 (14.77%) Cucumber
4 63 (10.70%) Jenkins
5 53 (9.00%) Hudson
6 44 (7.47%) JUnit
7 43 (7.30%) WebDriver
8 37 (6.28%) Subversion
9 33 (5.60%) Calabash
10 22 (3.74%) TeamCity
11 20 (3.40%) SpecFlow
12 19 (3.23%) WATIR
13 18 (3.06%) RSpec
14 16 (2.72%) Robotium
15 14 (2.38%) JIRA
16 12 (2.04%) NUnit
16 12 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (1.87%) Maven
17 11 (1.87%) JMeter
18 9 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 138 (23.43%) Finance
2 39 (6.62%) Games
3 35 (5.94%) Banking
4 22 (3.74%) Advertising
5 19 (3.23%) Marketing
6 18 (3.06%) Retail
7 14 (2.38%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.87%) Law
9 9 (1.53%) Publishing
9 9 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.85%) Front Office
11 3 (0.51%) Back Office
11 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.34%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 335 (56.88%) Developer
2 102 (17.32%) Senior Developer
3 58 (9.85%) Web Developer
4 52 (8.83%) .NET Developer
5 50 (8.49%) Lead Developer
6 38 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 36 (6.11%) C# Developer
7 36 (6.11%) Tester
8 34 (5.77%) Java Developer
8 34 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
10 28 (4.75%) Software Engineer
10 28 (4.75%) Front-End Developer
11 25 (4.24%) Senior .NET Developer
12 24 (4.07%) HTML Developer
12 24 (4.07%) CSS Developer
13 22 (3.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 22 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
13 22 (3.74%) Applications Developer
14 21 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (29.03%) HTML
2 169 (28.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 142 (24.11%) CSS
4 126 (21.39%) .NET
5 86 (14.60%) jQuery
6 77 (13.07%) HTML5
7 72 (12.22%) ASP.NET
8 68 (11.54%) XML
9 59 (10.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (9.68%) REST
11 55 (9.34%) Web Services
12 52 (8.83%) RESTful
13 49 (8.32%) CSS3
14 43 (7.30%) Sass
15 40 (6.79%) WCF
16 36 (6.11%) Ajax
17 28 (4.75%) Spring
18 25 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (3.74%) KnockoutJS
20 20 (3.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 75 (12.73%) Open Source
2 42 (7.13%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (3.57%) Derivative
6 19 (3.23%) Clustering
7 16 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (2.72%) Mobile Banking
8 11 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.70%) Smartphone
10 9 (1.53%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.36%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.36%) Social Media
12 7 (1.19%) Digital Media
13 6 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.02%) Blog
13 6 (1.02%) Streaming Media
14 5 (0.85%) W3C
14 5 (0.85%) Blackberry
14 5 (0.85%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 149 (25.30%) Linux
2 109 (18.51%) UNIX
3 86 (14.60%) Android
4 85 (14.43%) Apple iOS
5 67 (11.38%) Windows
6 29 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (3.74%) Ubuntu
8 17 (2.89%) CentOS
9 9 (1.53%) Solaris
10 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.68%) Debian
12 2 (0.34%) AIX
12 2 (0.34%) OS/2
12 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (31.58%) TDD
2 174 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (20.71%) BDD
4 117 (19.86%) OO
5 97 (16.47%) MVC
6 92 (15.62%) Scrum
6 92 (15.62%) E-Commerce
7 85 (14.43%) Software Engineering
8 83 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
9 54 (9.17%) Test Automation
10 50 (8.49%) SOA
11 45 (7.64%) Web Development
12 38 (6.45%) Automation Testing
13 36 (6.11%) Unit Testing
14 31 (5.26%) B2B
15 29 (4.92%) Load Balancing
16 27 (4.58%) Automated Testing
16 27 (4.58%) iOS Development
17 26 (4.41%) User Experience Design
17 26 (4.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 289 (49.07%) Java
2 249 (42.28%) Python
3 242 (41.09%) JavaScript
4 193 (32.77%) C#
5 153 (25.98%) Perl
6 133 (22.58%) SQL
7 125 (21.22%) PHP
8 56 (9.51%) C++
9 44 (7.47%) Bash Shell
10 38 (6.45%) Scala
11 25 (4.24%) Erlang
12 19 (3.23%) VB
13 18 (3.06%) Shell Script
14 17 (2.89%) F#
15 16 (2.72%) Groovy
15 16 (2.72%) PowerShell
16 14 (2.38%) C
17 11 (1.87%) Clojure
18 6 (1.02%) PHP5
18 6 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (8.49%) Degree
2 9 (1.53%) ISEB
3 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.36%) MCP
3 8 (1.36%) MCAD
3 8 (1.36%) MCSD
3 8 (1.36%) MCTS
4 6 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.02%) PhD
5 4 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.17%) CCNP
6 1 (0.17%) RHCE
6 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (12.56%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.19%) Varnish
2 7 (1.19%) NFS
2 7 (1.19%) Xen
3 6 (1.02%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.68%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.68%) Postfix
5 2 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.17%) KVM
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 81 (13.75%) Puppet
2 53 (9.00%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (3.57%) Vagrant
4 19 (3.23%) Capistrano
5 17 (2.89%) Nagios
6 15 (2.55%) Ansible
7 9 (1.53%) SCOM
7 9 (1.53%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (0.85%) CFEngine
9 4 (0.68%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.68%) OpenView
9 4 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.51%) Ganglia
10 3 (0.51%) WSUS
10 3 (0.51%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (0.34%) Oozie
11 2 (0.34%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.34%) Control-M
11 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (7.13%) Red Hat
2 41 (6.96%) Oracle
3 29 (4.92%) Adobe
4 26 (4.41%) VMware
5 23 (3.90%) Microsoft
6 21 (3.57%) Sitecore
7 20 (3.40%) JBoss
8 19 (3.23%) Google
9 18 (3.06%) Cisco
9 18 (3.06%) EPiServer
9 18 (3.06%) Twitter
10 16 (2.72%) Facebook
10 16 (2.72%) hybris
10 16 (2.72%) HP
11 15 (2.55%) Endeca
11 15 (2.55%) FatWire
12 9 (1.53%) Veritas
13 8 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.19%) Sybase
15 6 (1.02%) IBM
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £58000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
7Digital
Salary: Attractive Base + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock options + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock options + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + STRONG BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Cash Car + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Cash Car + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent projects
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 8 days ago