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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 19 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 7 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 10.61% 20.00% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.73% 24.53% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £36,500 £38,750 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.80% +47.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £40,000 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.42% +9.66%
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
55 53 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 83.33% 81.54% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 41
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Games
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
3 5 (62.50%) Algorithms
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (37.50%) Game Development
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 2 (25.00%) Android Development
6 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) OOD

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
1 5 (62.50%) Data Structures
1 5 (62.50%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Game Development
4 2 (25.00%) Android Development
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree