The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 65 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 25 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.26% 1.84% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 4.37% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 30
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
619 595 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.87% 42.02% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 400 391 550
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
2 31 (58.49%) Java
3 25 (47.17%) Python
4 24 (45.28%) Linux
5 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (37.74%) Puppet
7 18 (33.96%) Bash Shell
7 18 (33.96%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (32.08%) Docker
8 17 (32.08%) VMware
9 16 (30.19%) DevOps
10 15 (28.30%) Finance
10 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
11 14 (26.42%) Maven
11 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
11 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
12 13 (24.53%) TDD
12 13 (24.53%) Windows
13 12 (22.64%) Games
13 12 (22.64%) Capistrano
14 11 (20.75%) Grunt
14 11 (20.75%) gulp
14 11 (20.75%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (20.75%) Retail
14 11 (20.75%) C#
14 11 (20.75%) Ant
15 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
15 10 (18.87%) C++
15 10 (18.87%) HTML
15 10 (18.87%) CSS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) Apache
1 4 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) SaaS
2 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (7.55%) GitHub
3 4 (7.55%) Slack
4 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.89%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.89%) G Suite
5 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.89%) IaaS
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) LAN
1 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.55%) WAN
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) NAS
2 1 (1.89%) SAN
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) Big Data
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
1 14 (26.42%) Maven
2 11 (20.75%) Ant
2 11 (20.75%) Grunt
2 11 (20.75%) gulp
3 10 (18.87%) GoCD
4 4 (7.55%) Bugzilla
4 4 (7.55%) FogBugz
4 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.55%) JIRA
4 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) Travis CI
5 2 (3.77%) GCC
5 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.89%) Bower
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) Gradle
6 1 (1.89%) NuGet
6 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
3 12 (22.64%) Games
4 11 (20.75%) Retail
5 7 (13.21%) Marketing
6 5 (9.43%) Banking
7 4 (7.55%) Electronics
7 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (1.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) CSS
1 10 (18.87%) HTML
1 10 (18.87%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
3 6 (11.32%) .NET
3 6 (11.32%) Node.js
4 5 (9.43%) React
5 4 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (5.66%) Code First Entity Framework
6 3 (5.66%) Entity Framework
6 3 (5.66%) jQuery
6 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (5.66%) RESTful
6 3 (5.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
1 5 (9.43%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.55%) Blog
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.77%) Fintech
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) Android
3 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.43%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.55%) CentOS
5 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) VMS
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Solaris
7 1 (1.89%) SUSE
7 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) DevOps
3 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
4 13 (24.53%) TDD
5 11 (20.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
8 7 (13.21%) BDD
9 6 (11.32%) Web Application Development
10 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.43%) OO
10 5 (9.43%) Web Development
11 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (7.55%) High Availability
11 4 (7.55%) Kanban
11 4 (7.55%) Open Source
11 4 (7.55%) Pair Programming
11 4 (7.55%) Programme Management
11 4 (7.55%) Scrum
11 4 (7.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
2 31 (58.49%) Java
3 25 (47.17%) Python
4 18 (33.96%) Bash Shell
5 11 (20.75%) C#
6 10 (18.87%) C++
7 7 (13.21%) PHP
8 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
8 5 (9.43%) SQL
9 4 (7.55%) Perl
10 2 (3.77%) Erlang
10 2 (3.77%) Lua
10 2 (3.77%) Smalltalk
11 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.89%) C
11 1 (1.89%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.89%) Groovy
11 1 (1.89%) Korn
11 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
2 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.89%) NCDA
3 1 (1.89%) NCIE
3 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.89%) VCAP
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SDET
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) Docker
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) vSphere
3 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.55%) XenApp
3 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.89%) OpenSSH
4 1 (1.89%) vCloud
4 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (37.74%) Puppet
2 18 (33.96%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (22.64%) Capistrano
4 10 (18.87%) Mesos
5 6 (11.32%) Ansible
6 2 (3.77%) Terraform
6 2 (3.77%) yum
7 1 (1.89%) Packer
7 1 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) VMware
2 4 (7.55%) Citrix
2 4 (7.55%) Google
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Perforce
4 1 (1.89%) CA
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) NetApp
4 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE + top bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits share options + flexitime
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent pension + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago