The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 13 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 3.70% 10.42% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 13.16% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Ruby
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 76 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 59.26% 79.17% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 56 33
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Games
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Nagios
4 2 (28.57%) ZABBIX
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (28.57%) Social Gaming
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (28.57%) Route 53
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) Stage3D
3 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Social Gaming
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) GLSL
4 1 (14.29%) HLSL
4 1 (14.29%) Lua
4 1 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco