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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 69 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 23 43 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.01% 2.68% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.18% 6.40% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 29
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
550 672 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.12% 41.95% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 403 446 565
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
2 28 (58.33%) Java
2 28 (58.33%) Linux
3 25 (52.08%) Python
4 21 (43.75%) Bash Shell
5 20 (41.67%) DevOps
5 20 (41.67%) VMware
6 18 (37.50%) Finance
6 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (37.50%) Puppet
6 18 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 16 (33.33%) Maven
7 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 14 (29.17%) Capistrano
9 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (27.08%) Grunt
9 13 (27.08%) Docker
9 13 (27.08%) gulp
9 13 (27.08%) Ant
10 12 (25.00%) GoCD
10 12 (25.00%) Mesos
11 11 (22.92%) SQL
11 11 (22.92%) Games
11 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
11 11 (22.92%) Retail
12 10 (20.83%) Windows
13 9 (18.75%) C++
14 8 (16.67%) C#
14 8 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) nginx
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.08%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LAN
1 5 (10.42%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Big Data
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
3 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 16 (33.33%) Maven
2 13 (27.08%) Ant
2 13 (27.08%) Grunt
2 13 (27.08%) gulp
3 12 (25.00%) GoCD
4 5 (10.42%) Bugzilla
4 5 (10.42%) FogBugz
4 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.42%) JIRA
4 5 (10.42%) Subversion
4 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.08%) Bower
6 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.08%) RubyMine
6 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 11 (22.92%) Games
3 11 (22.92%) Retail
4 5 (10.42%) Marketing
5 4 (8.33%) Electronics
5 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (6.25%) Banking
7 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Java Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (2.08%) Junior DevOps
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) CSS
1 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 6 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.25%) jQuery
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) .NET
4 2 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (2.08%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.08%) HTML5
5 1 (2.08%) Memcached
5 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.08%) REST
5 1 (2.08%) Sass
5 1 (2.08%) Struts
5 1 (2.08%) Struts2
5 1 (2.08%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) XSLT
5 1 (2.08%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Blog
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Physics
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) Android
3 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 6 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 5 (10.42%) Unix
5 3 (6.25%) CentOS
6 2 (4.17%) Debian
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.08%) VMS
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) DevOps
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 8 (16.67%) Scrum
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.50%) TDD
8 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.42%) Test Management
9 4 (8.33%) BDD
9 4 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (8.33%) Kanban
9 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.33%) Web Development
10 3 (6.25%) Automation Testing
10 3 (6.25%) OO
11 2 (4.17%) Analytics
11 2 (4.17%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
2 28 (58.33%) Java
3 25 (52.08%) Python
4 21 (43.75%) Bash Shell
5 11 (22.92%) SQL
6 9 (18.75%) C++
7 8 (16.67%) C#
8 7 (14.58%) Perl
9 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
10 4 (8.33%) PHP
11 2 (4.17%) Bourne shell
11 2 (4.17%) Erlang
11 2 (4.17%) Korn
11 2 (4.17%) Lua
11 2 (4.17%) Smalltalk
12 1 (2.08%) Groovy
12 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (2.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) ISEB
2 5 (10.42%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Docker
2 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) XenApp
2 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) iptables
4 1 (2.08%) OpenSSH
4 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (37.50%) Puppet
2 14 (29.17%) Capistrano
3 12 (25.00%) Mesos
4 5 (10.42%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Packer
5 1 (2.08%) Terraform
5 1 (2.08%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (10.42%) Citrix
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) CA
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Perforce
5 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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