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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 14 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 7.81% 7.27% 8.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.20% 11.11% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £22,400 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £25,600 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 76.56% 65.45% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 28
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Dundee

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (86.67%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) C++
3 10 (66.67%) Games
4 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
5 7 (46.67%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
5 7 (46.67%) ActionScript
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 6 (40.00%) UNIX
6 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
7 5 (33.33%) Android
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) Web Development
9 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (20.00%) Scrum
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (20.00%) HTML5
9 3 (20.00%) QA
9 3 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) MVC
9 3 (20.00%) Game Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (6.67%) Jetty
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) LESS
4 2 (13.33%) Flash
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) Sinatra
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) MXML
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) JSP
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (6.67%) iPhone
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Game Development
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Kanban
4 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) ActionScript 3.0
3 7 (46.67%) ActionScript
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago