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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 80 106 125
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 301 292 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.11% 2.49% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.75% 4.76% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 264 227 230
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
5234 6139 6642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.10% 52.33% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 5340 6006
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 282 (49.74%) Python
2 229 (40.39%) Java
3 205 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (35.10%) Linux
5 193 (34.04%) JavaScript
6 148 (26.10%) CSS
7 146 (25.75%) Git (software)
8 141 (24.87%) Ruby on Rails
9 135 (23.81%) TDD
9 135 (23.81%) DevOps
10 134 (23.63%) HTML
11 123 (21.69%) SQL
12 120 (21.16%) Finance
13 119 (20.99%) Puppet
14 113 (19.93%) Opscode Chef
15 111 (19.58%) Continuous Integration
16 110 (19.40%) MySQL
17 108 (19.05%) PHP
18 107 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
18 107 (18.87%) Software Engineering
19 99 (17.46%) QA
20 97 (17.11%) Perl
21 95 (16.75%) Jenkins
22 91 (16.05%) BDD
22 91 (16.05%) Scrum
23 87 (15.34%) Bash Shell
24 85 (14.99%) Cucumber
25 83 (14.64%) Selenium
26 77 (13.58%) PostgreSQL
27 76 (13.40%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 47 (8.29%) Node.js
2 43 (7.58%) Apache
3 34 (6.00%) JBoss
4 27 (4.76%) Apache Pig
5 23 (4.06%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.17%) nginx
7 14 (2.47%) Drupal
8 12 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (2.12%) Confluence
9 11 (1.94%) Apache Spark
10 10 (1.76%) TorqueBox
10 10 (1.76%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.41%) Mule
12 7 (1.23%) GlassFish
12 7 (1.23%) Jetty
12 7 (1.23%) MediaWiki
13 6 (1.06%) SAS
13 6 (1.06%) IIS
14 5 (0.88%) CMS
15 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.71%) SPSS
3 4 (0.71%) Mathematica
4 2 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 107 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.06%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (1.59%) GitHub
5 7 (1.23%) Office 365
5 7 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.06%) SaaS
7 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.71%) IaaS
8 4 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.53%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.53%) PaaS
9 3 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.53%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.35%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.35%) Heroku
10 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.06%) DNS
2 20 (3.53%) HTTP
3 19 (3.35%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.82%) Firewall
5 15 (2.65%) Internet
6 13 (2.29%) VPN
6 13 (2.29%) LDAP
7 12 (2.12%) Broadband
8 10 (1.76%) WAN
8 10 (1.76%) OSPF
8 10 (1.76%) BGP
8 10 (1.76%) IPsec
9 9 (1.59%) Network Security
10 8 (1.41%) SAN
10 8 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (1.23%) IPv6
11 7 (1.23%) LAN
11 7 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.23%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (1.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (19.40%) MySQL
2 77 (13.58%) PostgreSQL
3 62 (10.93%) Big Data
4 55 (9.70%) MongoDB
5 41 (7.23%) Hadoop
6 36 (6.35%) NoSQL
7 35 (6.17%) Relational Database
8 28 (4.94%) Apache Hive
9 27 (4.76%) Redis
10 26 (4.59%) SQL Server
11 16 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (2.29%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.76%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.76%) HBase
16 9 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (1.41%) Riak
Development Applications
1 146 (25.75%) Git (software)
2 95 (16.75%) Jenkins
3 85 (14.99%) Cucumber
4 83 (14.64%) Selenium
5 64 (11.29%) WebDriver
6 45 (7.94%) Subversion
7 41 (7.23%) JIRA
8 37 (6.53%) RSpec
9 32 (5.64%) JUnit
10 24 (4.23%) Maven
11 22 (3.88%) Grunt
12 21 (3.70%) TeamCity
13 18 (3.17%) Hudson
14 13 (2.29%) Appium
14 13 (2.29%) Calabash
15 11 (1.94%) Mockito
15 11 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (1.76%) gulp
17 9 (1.59%) Jasmine
17 9 (1.59%) WATIR
General
1 120 (21.16%) Finance
2 36 (6.35%) Banking
3 31 (5.47%) Marketing
4 29 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.47%) Games
6 13 (2.29%) Retail
6 13 (2.29%) Advertising
7 9 (1.59%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.88%) Front Office
9 4 (0.71%) Publishing
9 4 (0.71%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.53%) Electronics
11 2 (0.35%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 259 (45.68%) Developer
2 88 (15.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 63 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 52 (9.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 51 (8.99%) Ruby Developer
6 33 (5.82%) Test Engineer
7 32 (5.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 26 (4.59%) Analyst
8 26 (4.59%) Tester
9 25 (4.41%) QA Engineer
10 23 (4.06%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 23 (4.06%) Administrator
11 19 (3.35%) Architect
12 18 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (3.17%) Lead Developer
12 18 (3.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 17 (3.00%) C# Developer
13 17 (3.00%) Web Developer
13 17 (3.00%) Software Developer
14 16 (2.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (26.10%) CSS
2 141 (24.87%) Ruby on Rails
3 134 (23.63%) HTML
4 62 (10.93%) HTML5
5 47 (8.29%) CSS3
6 46 (8.11%) REST
6 46 (8.11%) AngularJS
7 39 (6.88%) .NET
7 39 (6.88%) Web Services
8 38 (6.70%) jQuery
9 32 (5.64%) RESTful
9 32 (5.64%) XML
10 31 (5.47%) React
11 28 (4.94%) Spring
11 28 (4.94%) JSON
12 25 (4.41%) LAMP
12 25 (4.41%) Django
13 23 (4.06%) Middleware
14 22 (3.88%) Hibernate
15 20 (3.53%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.05%) Computer Science
2 51 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (7.41%) User Experience
4 35 (6.17%) Mobile App
5 26 (4.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 23 (4.06%) Data Centre
7 22 (3.88%) Mathematics
8 19 (3.35%) Physics
9 15 (2.65%) Visualisation
10 14 (2.47%) Fixed Income
10 14 (2.47%) Algorithms
11 13 (2.29%) Private Cloud
11 13 (2.29%) Equities
12 12 (2.12%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.76%) Replication
14 8 (1.41%) Tandem
14 8 (1.41%) Semantic Web
14 8 (1.41%) Data Integration
15 7 (1.23%) Wiki
15 7 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 199 (35.10%) Linux
2 66 (11.64%) UNIX
3 60 (10.58%) Windows
4 45 (7.94%) Ubuntu
5 33 (5.82%) Android
6 29 (5.11%) Apple iOS
7 24 (4.23%) CentOS
7 24 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (2.12%) Debian
9 7 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.06%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.88%) Fedora
12 2 (0.35%) SUSE
12 2 (0.35%) Solaris
12 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (23.81%) TDD
2 135 (23.81%) DevOps
3 111 (19.58%) Continuous Integration
4 107 (18.87%) Software Engineering
5 91 (16.05%) Scrum
5 91 (16.05%) BDD
6 76 (13.40%) Test Automation
7 68 (11.99%) Open Source
8 64 (11.29%) E-Commerce
9 59 (10.41%) OO
10 53 (9.35%) Configuration Management
11 46 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 41 (7.23%) MVC
13 39 (6.88%) Kanban
13 39 (6.88%) Analytics
14 36 (6.35%) Web Development
15 32 (5.64%) Mentoring
16 29 (5.11%) Automated Testing
17 26 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 282 (49.74%) Python
2 229 (40.39%) Java
3 193 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 123 (21.69%) SQL
5 108 (19.05%) PHP
6 97 (17.11%) Perl
7 87 (15.34%) Bash Shell
8 72 (12.70%) C#
9 48 (8.47%) Scala
10 38 (6.70%) C++
11 28 (4.94%) R
12 27 (4.76%) Groovy
12 27 (4.76%) C
13 19 (3.35%) PowerShell
14 16 (2.82%) MATLAB
15 15 (2.65%) Shell Script
16 13 (2.29%) Go
16 13 (2.29%) T-SQL
17 11 (1.94%) Clojure
18 10 (1.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 66 (11.64%) Degree
2 15 (2.65%) ISEB
3 12 (2.12%) PhD
4 8 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.88%) RHCE
5 5 (0.88%) RHCA
5 5 (0.88%) CEH
5 5 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.88%) CCNA
6 4 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.53%) CCNP
8 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) PMP
9 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.18%) MBA
9 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (17.46%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) EMIR
2 2 (0.35%) MiFID
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (5.29%) Docker
3 11 (1.94%) Varnish
4 9 (1.59%) VirtualBox
4 9 (1.59%) Samba
4 9 (1.59%) iptables
5 8 (1.41%) Postfix
6 7 (1.23%) XenServer
6 7 (1.23%) VMware Server
7 6 (1.06%) KVM
8 5 (0.88%) vSphere
8 5 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.53%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.35%) Squid
10 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.35%) HDFS
10 2 (0.35%) LXC
11 1 (0.18%) vCloud
11 1 (0.18%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 119 (20.99%) Puppet
2 113 (19.93%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (13.23%) Ansible
4 33 (5.82%) Nagios
5 27 (4.76%) Vagrant
6 21 (3.70%) Salt
7 19 (3.35%) ZABBIX
8 12 (2.12%) OPNET
9 9 (1.59%) Cacti
10 7 (1.23%) Capistrano
10 7 (1.23%) Kubernetes
10 7 (1.23%) Mesos
11 5 (0.88%) OpenAM
11 5 (0.88%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.88%) CFEngine
11 5 (0.88%) Cobbler
11 5 (0.88%) WSUS
12 4 (0.71%) CA LISA
12 4 (0.71%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.71%) Graphite
Vendors
1 62 (10.93%) Red Hat
2 46 (8.11%) VMware
3 37 (6.53%) Oracle
4 17 (3.00%) Cisco
4 17 (3.00%) Google
5 14 (2.47%) Citrix
6 12 (2.12%) F5
7 10 (1.76%) Splunk
8 9 (1.59%) Coverity
8 9 (1.59%) HP
8 9 (1.59%) Microsoft
8 9 (1.59%) AppDynamics
9 8 (1.41%) SaltStack
9 8 (1.41%) New Relic
10 7 (1.23%) WorldPay
10 7 (1.23%) IBM
11 6 (1.06%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.88%) Twitter
12 5 (0.88%) Sybase
12 5 (0.88%) webMethods
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Equity!
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £140000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Health, Vision & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
We Got Coders
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £72,000 per annum Bonus, Cash shares, 28 days hol+Bank
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus and share options
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago