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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 7 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 15.79% 2.30% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.93% 2.94% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +12.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
43 68 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 75.44% 78.16% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 14 (73.68%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Python
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
5 8 (42.11%) Games
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) Node.js
6 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) Perl
8 5 (26.32%) UNIX
8 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
9 4 (21.05%) Puppet
9 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (21.05%) ZABBIX
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (21.05%) Open Source
9 4 (21.05%) Hudson
9 4 (21.05%) DevOps
9 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (21.05%) Maven
9 4 (21.05%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (36.84%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon S3
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (10.53%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
2 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Hudson
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Build Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Build Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) LESS
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Sinatra
5 2 (10.53%) Flash
6 1 (5.26%) JMS
6 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.26%) Spring
6 1 (5.26%) JSP
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) Stage3D
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile Games
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Social Gaming
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.53%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) User Stories
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Game Development
7 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Python
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) Perl
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 2 (10.53%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (10.53%) ActionScript
8 1 (5.26%) GLSL
8 1 (5.26%) HLSL
8 1 (5.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
1 4 (21.05%) ZABBIX
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Facebook
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Apple