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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 11 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.13% 8.57% 10.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 10.71% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
20 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 51.28% 80.00% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 27
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,919
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £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 22 December 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 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) Node.js
3 6 (54.55%) Games
3 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) Nagios
5 4 (36.36%) Maven
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) Hudson
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) ZABBIX
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) Social Gaming
7 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 6 (54.55%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (18.18%) Route 53
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Hudson
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (54.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Flash
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) Stage3D
3 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Social Gaming
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Games
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Lua
5 1 (9.09%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) GLSL
5 1 (9.09%) HLSL
5 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Nagios
1 4 (36.36%) ZABBIX
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft