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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 17 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 2.90% 6.67% 7.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 8.89% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +77.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
47 45 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 68.12% 75.00% 65.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 28
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Route 53
3 2 (50.00%) Social Gaming
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) NFS
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Samba
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (50.00%) Route 53
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) VMware