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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 99 123 112
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 290 248 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.48% 2.06% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.73% 3.68% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 225 234 309
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
6128 6736 7212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.35% 56.08% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 6084 6718
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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.

1 315 (53.21%) Python
2 289 (48.82%) Java
3 204 (34.46%) Linux
4 181 (30.57%) JavaScript
5 165 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
6 158 (26.69%) TDD
6 158 (26.69%) MySQL
7 153 (25.84%) PHP
8 137 (23.14%) Puppet
9 136 (22.97%) Perl
10 135 (22.80%) HTML
10 135 (22.80%) Ruby on Rails
11 134 (22.64%) C#
12 128 (21.62%) Finance
13 125 (21.11%) SQL
13 125 (21.11%) BDD
14 116 (19.59%) Open Source
15 108 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
16 107 (18.07%) CSS
17 103 (17.40%) DevOps
18 101 (17.06%) Cucumber
19 95 (16.05%) C++
20 89 (15.03%) NoSQL
21 88 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
21 88 (14.86%) Oracle
22 87 (14.70%) Git (software)
23 85 (14.36%) Selenium
23 85 (14.36%) Scrum
23 85 (14.36%) Bash Shell
24 84 (14.19%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 75 (12.67%) Node.js
2 68 (11.49%) Apache
3 63 (10.64%) Tomcat
4 55 (9.29%) nginx
5 32 (5.41%) WebLogic
6 22 (3.72%) CMS
7 18 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (2.70%) IIS
8 16 (2.70%) Umbraco
9 13 (2.20%) Apache Pig
10 12 (2.03%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.86%) WordPress
11 11 (1.86%) SAS
12 9 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
12 9 (1.52%) Sitefinity
12 9 (1.52%) Orchard CMS
12 9 (1.52%) NServiceBus
12 9 (1.52%) Magnolia
13 7 (1.18%) Mule
13 7 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.86%) CPLEX
3 7 (1.18%) SPSS
4 4 (0.68%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.51%) Magento
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.04%) SaaS
3 16 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (2.36%) GitHub
5 8 (1.35%) Heroku
6 6 (1.01%) Joyent
6 6 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.68%) PaaS
8 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.51%) Jelastic
9 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.34%) IaaS
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.08%) HTTP
1 36 (6.08%) DNS
2 33 (5.57%) TCP/IP
3 28 (4.73%) BIG-IP
3 28 (4.73%) NetScaler
3 28 (4.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 22 (3.72%) DHCP
5 20 (3.38%) Internet
6 16 (2.70%) SSL
7 15 (2.53%) Firewall
8 10 (1.69%) SAN
9 9 (1.52%) IPv4
10 8 (1.35%) LDAP
10 8 (1.35%) NAS
10 8 (1.35%) SSH
11 6 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.01%) VPN
11 6 (1.01%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.84%) SNMP
13 4 (0.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (26.69%) MySQL
2 89 (15.03%) NoSQL
3 76 (12.84%) MongoDB
4 56 (9.46%) Big Data
5 45 (7.60%) Redis
5 45 (7.60%) Relational Database
6 39 (6.59%) SQL Server
7 36 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (5.57%) Hadoop
9 28 (4.73%) DB2
10 26 (4.39%) CouchDB
10 26 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (3.04%) Data Mining
12 14 (2.36%) RavenDB
13 9 (1.52%) Neo4j
14 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (1.35%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.84%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.84%) MariaDB
16 4 (0.68%) Riak
Development Applications
1 101 (17.06%) Cucumber
2 87 (14.70%) Git (software)
3 85 (14.36%) Selenium
4 84 (14.19%) Jenkins
5 61 (10.30%) WebDriver
6 52 (8.78%) Hudson
7 33 (5.57%) Subversion
8 29 (4.90%) RSpec
8 29 (4.90%) Calabash
9 25 (4.22%) Maven
9 25 (4.22%) WATIR
10 23 (3.89%) JUnit
10 23 (3.89%) SpecFlow
11 20 (3.38%) JIRA
11 20 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 18 (3.04%) TeamCity
13 17 (2.87%) Robotium
14 14 (2.36%) Jasmine
14 14 (2.36%) Ant
15 10 (1.69%) CruiseControl
General
1 128 (21.62%) Finance
2 62 (10.47%) Banking
3 37 (6.25%) Advertising
4 28 (4.73%) Investment Banking
4 28 (4.73%) Marketing
5 25 (4.22%) Retail
6 23 (3.89%) Games
7 12 (2.03%) Front Office
8 10 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.35%) Publishing
10 7 (1.18%) Law
11 4 (0.68%) Legal
11 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
13 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 269 (45.44%) Developer
2 96 (16.22%) Senior Developer
3 67 (11.32%) Administrator
4 49 (8.28%) Linux Administrator
5 35 (5.91%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 35 (5.91%) .NET Developer
6 34 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
6 34 (5.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 32 (5.41%) Ruby Developer
8 30 (5.07%) C# Developer
9 29 (4.90%) Senior .NET Developer
10 28 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
10 28 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (4.56%) Tester
12 25 (4.22%) Java Developer
13 22 (3.72%) Senior C# Developer
14 20 (3.38%) Front-End Developer
14 20 (3.38%) Lead Developer
15 18 (3.04%) Web Developer
16 17 (2.87%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (22.80%) HTML
1 135 (22.80%) Ruby on Rails
2 107 (18.07%) CSS
3 70 (11.82%) jQuery
4 67 (11.32%) XML
5 61 (10.30%) .NET
6 60 (10.14%) REST
7 51 (8.61%) Web Services
8 45 (7.60%) ASP.NET
8 45 (7.60%) HTML5
9 43 (7.26%) AngularJS
10 40 (6.76%) RESTful
11 38 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (6.25%) LAMP
13 35 (5.91%) JSON
14 31 (5.24%) WCF
15 26 (4.39%) Ajax
16 25 (4.22%) Backbone.js
17 24 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 23 (3.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 116 (19.59%) Open Source
2 44 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (3.21%) Blog
6 18 (3.04%) Statistics
7 17 (2.87%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (2.36%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.20%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.03%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.86%) Economics
11 11 (1.86%) Clustering
11 11 (1.86%) Applied Mathematics
11 11 (1.86%) iPhone
12 10 (1.69%) Social Media
12 10 (1.69%) Social Network
13 9 (1.52%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.52%) iPad
13 9 (1.52%) Fixed Income
13 9 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 204 (34.46%) Linux
2 68 (11.49%) UNIX
3 66 (11.15%) Windows
4 57 (9.63%) Ubuntu
5 49 (8.28%) CentOS
6 48 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (7.77%) Apple iOS
8 45 (7.60%) Android
9 21 (3.55%) Solaris
10 7 (1.18%) AIX
11 5 (0.84%) Debian
12 3 (0.51%) Fedora
13 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (26.69%) TDD
3 125 (21.11%) BDD
4 108 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
5 103 (17.40%) DevOps
6 85 (14.36%) Scrum
7 82 (13.85%) OO
8 79 (13.34%) MVC
9 74 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 68 (11.49%) E-Commerce
11 61 (10.30%) Test Automation
12 50 (8.45%) Load Balancing
13 49 (8.28%) ITIL
14 39 (6.59%) Statistical Analysis
15 38 (6.42%) Automation Testing
16 36 (6.08%) Analytics
16 36 (6.08%) Configuration Management
17 33 (5.57%) Web Development
18 32 (5.41%) SOA
19 31 (5.24%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 315 (53.21%) Python
2 289 (48.82%) Java
3 181 (30.57%) JavaScript
4 153 (25.84%) PHP
5 136 (22.97%) Perl
6 134 (22.64%) C#
7 125 (21.11%) SQL
8 95 (16.05%) C++
9 85 (14.36%) Bash Shell
10 45 (7.60%) Groovy
11 30 (5.07%) C
12 26 (4.39%) PowerShell
13 23 (3.89%) Scala
14 22 (3.72%) Clojure
15 20 (3.38%) VB
16 15 (2.53%) F#
17 12 (2.03%) R
17 12 (2.03%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.86%) MATLAB
19 6 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (9.29%) Degree
2 11 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (1.86%) PhD
3 9 (1.52%) ISEB
3 9 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.18%) CCNA
5 3 (0.51%) JNCIA
6 2 (0.34%) EnCE
7 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) MCTS
7 1 (0.17%) PMP
7 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.17%) MCSD
7 1 (0.17%) MCSE
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) RHCE
7 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (13.01%) QA
2 8 (1.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) Section 508
System Software
1 54 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (6.42%) KVM
3 35 (5.91%) Xen
4 13 (2.20%) NFS
4 13 (2.20%) Active Directory
5 11 (1.86%) Varnish
6 6 (1.01%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.68%) Postfix
7 4 (0.68%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.68%) Docker
8 3 (0.51%) XenServer
9 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.17%) vSphere
10 1 (0.17%) Samba
10 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.17%) vCloud
10 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 137 (23.14%) Puppet
2 88 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (12.50%) Nagios
4 50 (8.45%) ZABBIX
5 39 (6.59%) Ansible
6 36 (6.08%) Salt
7 35 (5.91%) CFEngine
8 32 (5.41%) Cacti
9 27 (4.56%) Capistrano
10 10 (1.69%) SCOM
11 9 (1.52%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
12 7 (1.18%) WSUS
13 6 (1.01%) Zenoss
14 5 (0.84%) Munin
14 5 (0.84%) HAProxy
15 4 (0.68%) logstash
15 4 (0.68%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.68%) OpenView
15 4 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 88 (14.86%) Oracle
2 75 (12.67%) Red Hat
3 65 (10.98%) VMware
4 54 (9.12%) JBoss
5 30 (5.07%) Microsoft
5 30 (5.07%) F5
6 28 (4.73%) Twitter
6 28 (4.73%) Citrix
7 18 (3.04%) Google
8 12 (2.03%) Sitecore
8 12 (2.03%) Cisco
8 12 (2.03%) EPiServer
9 9 (1.52%) HP
10 7 (1.18%) Veritas
11 6 (1.01%) Sun
11 6 (1.01%) IBM
12 5 (0.84%) Adobe
12 5 (0.84%) Apple
12 5 (0.84%) Riverbed
12 5 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £69000 - £70000 per annum
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Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
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Zebra People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: Yesterday
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Bonus & Bens
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
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JM
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum exceptional bonus scheme, benefits
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Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-60,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
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Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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