The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 10 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 12 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 17.91% 6.35% 5.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 9.52% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 80.60% 66.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 21
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
Scotland

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Ruby
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Dundee region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Dundee

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 11 (64.71%) Java
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) Games
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (29.41%) MySQL
6 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) UNIX
6 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
6 5 (29.41%) Node.js
7 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) PHP
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) C++
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) Degree

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (29.41%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (11.76%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (47.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Build Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) LESS
4 3 (17.65%) Sinatra
5 1 (5.88%) Flash
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile Games
2 2 (11.76%) Social Gaming
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Android
4 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) Software Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) Game Development
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
3 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) C++
6 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
7 1 (5.88%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Facebook
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle