The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 70 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 31 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.20% 2.82% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 5.43% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 19
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,700 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
640 829 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.36% 51.88% 55.54%
Number of salaries quoted 426 560 417
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ruby
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Edinburgh region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 33 (56.90%) Python
2 24 (41.38%) .NET
3 23 (39.66%) Linux
4 22 (37.93%) Java
4 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 21 (36.21%) Web Application Development
6 19 (32.76%) Configuration Management
6 19 (32.76%) Degree
6 19 (32.76%) RESTful
6 19 (32.76%) NoSQL
7 18 (31.03%) Puppet
7 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (31.03%) Web Services
7 18 (31.03%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (31.03%) DevOps
8 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
9 16 (27.59%) Perl
10 15 (25.86%) C#
10 15 (25.86%) OO
10 15 (25.86%) Social Media
11 14 (24.14%) Node.js
11 14 (24.14%) TDD
12 13 (22.41%) Yahoo!
12 13 (22.41%) Google
12 13 (22.41%) QA
12 13 (22.41%) WCF
12 13 (22.41%) BDD
12 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
12 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (24.14%) Node.js
2 10 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 8 (13.79%) CMS
3 8 (13.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) LAN
1 4 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) NoSQL
2 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.97%) MySQL
4 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) FogBugz
2 6 (10.34%) JUnit
2 6 (10.34%) JMeter
2 6 (10.34%) Bugzilla
2 6 (10.34%) HttpUnit
2 6 (10.34%) JIRA
3 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
2 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (3.45%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Graduate
8 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.72%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.72%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (1.72%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.72%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.72%) QA Tester
9 1 (1.72%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) .NET
2 19 (32.76%) RESTful
3 18 (31.03%) Web Services
4 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
4 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (22.41%) WCF
5 11 (18.97%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (13.79%) J2EE
7 6 (10.34%) XML
7 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
7 6 (10.34%) Spring
7 6 (10.34%) SOAP
7 6 (10.34%) JPA
8 3 (5.17%) JSP
8 3 (5.17%) Servlets
9 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Social Media
2 13 (22.41%) BBC
3 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.17%) W3C
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 8 (13.79%) Android
4 7 (12.07%) Apple iOS
5 6 (10.34%) UNIX
6 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Web Application Development
2 19 (32.76%) Configuration Management
3 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.03%) DevOps
4 15 (25.86%) OO
5 14 (24.14%) TDD
6 13 (22.41%) MVC
6 13 (22.41%) BDD
7 12 (20.69%) SDLC
8 8 (13.79%) Test Management
8 8 (13.79%) Content Management
9 6 (10.34%) Web Development
9 6 (10.34%) Open Source
10 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Content Management
10 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.90%) Scrum
12 3 (5.17%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.17%) Automation Testing
12 3 (5.17%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) Python
2 22 (37.93%) Java
2 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.59%) Perl
4 15 (25.86%) C#
5 11 (18.97%) PHP
6 10 (17.24%) SQL
7 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) ISEB
2 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.90%) XenApp
1 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) Puppet
1 18 (31.03%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (18.97%) Nagios
3 9 (15.52%) Munin
3 9 (15.52%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Apple
1 13 (22.41%) Sony
1 13 (22.41%) Yahoo!
1 13 (22.41%) Google
1 13 (22.41%) Facebook
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) Alterian
4 4 (6.90%) Citrix
4 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.45%) Splunk
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