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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 66 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 35 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.83% 2.38% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.29% 5.60% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 23
Median salary £50,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,600 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £49,000
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
556 661 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 44.91% 42.54% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 419 438 550
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 25 August 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 32 (61.54%) Java
3 28 (53.85%) Python
4 26 (50.00%) Linux
5 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (40.38%) Finance
6 21 (40.38%) Bash Shell
7 20 (38.46%) VMware
8 19 (36.54%) DevOps
9 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
9 18 (34.62%) Maven
10 17 (32.69%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (32.69%) Puppet
11 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
12 14 (26.92%) Capistrano
12 14 (26.92%) Scrum
13 13 (25.00%) Ant
13 13 (25.00%) Grunt
13 13 (25.00%) Docker
13 13 (25.00%) gulp
13 13 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (23.08%) GoCD
14 12 (23.08%) Mesos
14 12 (23.08%) C++
14 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
15 11 (21.15%) Games
15 11 (21.15%) Retail
15 11 (21.15%) HTML
15 11 (21.15%) C#
15 11 (21.15%) SQL

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 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) LAN
1 5 (9.62%) WAN
2 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) HTTP
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) SMTP
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Maven
2 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 13 (25.00%) Ant
3 13 (25.00%) Grunt
3 13 (25.00%) gulp
4 12 (23.08%) GoCD
5 6 (11.54%) Subversion
6 5 (9.62%) Bugzilla
6 5 (9.62%) FogBugz
6 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
6 5 (9.62%) JIRA
6 5 (9.62%) JUnit
6 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.77%) Artifactory
8 3 (5.77%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (3.85%) Selenium
9 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.92%) Bower
10 1 (1.92%) RubyMine
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
3 11 (21.15%) Games
3 11 (21.15%) Retail
4 8 (15.38%) Marketing
5 7 (13.46%) Electronics
5 7 (13.46%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.77%) Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Automotive
7 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
1 17 (32.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (13.46%) Java Engineer
2 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Angular Developer
6 3 (5.77%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (5.77%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.77%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Web UI Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) HTML
2 9 (17.31%) CSS
3 7 (13.46%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
4 6 (11.54%) HTML5
4 6 (11.54%) jQuery
5 4 (7.69%) .NET
6 3 (5.77%) Ajax
6 3 (5.77%) CSS3
6 3 (5.77%) Ember.js
6 3 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (5.77%) Node.js
6 3 (5.77%) XML
6 3 (5.77%) XSLT
7 2 (3.85%) Spring
7 2 (3.85%) Web Services
8 1 (1.92%) J2EE
8 1 (1.92%) Java EE
8 1 (1.92%) Struts
8 1 (1.92%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.92%) Blog
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Android
3 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.54%) Mac OS X
4 5 (9.62%) Unix
5 3 (5.77%) CentOS
6 2 (3.85%) Debian
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) VMS
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) DevOps
3 14 (26.92%) Scrum
4 13 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
7 7 (13.46%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.54%) TDD
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.62%) OO
9 5 (9.62%) Test Management
10 4 (7.69%) BDD
10 4 (7.69%) Kanban
10 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
11 3 (5.77%) Performance Optimisation
11 3 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 32 (61.54%) Java
3 28 (53.85%) Python
4 21 (40.38%) Bash Shell
5 12 (23.08%) C++
6 11 (21.15%) C#
6 11 (21.15%) SQL
7 7 (13.46%) Perl
8 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
9 4 (7.69%) PHP
10 2 (3.85%) Bourne shell
10 2 (3.85%) Erlang
10 2 (3.85%) Korn
10 2 (3.85%) Lua
10 2 (3.85%) Smalltalk
11 1 (1.92%) C
11 1 (1.92%) Groovy
11 1 (1.92%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) ISEB
2 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Docker
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) XenApp
2 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.77%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) iptables
4 1 (1.92%) OpenSSH
4 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (32.69%) Puppet
2 14 (26.92%) Capistrano
3 12 (23.08%) Mesos
4 5 (9.62%) Ansible
5 1 (1.92%) Packer
5 1 (1.92%) Terraform
5 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) VMware
2 7 (13.46%) SAP
3 5 (9.62%) Citrix
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) Perforce
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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