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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 65 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 29 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.45% 2.18% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.69% 4.79% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 21
Median salary £46,250 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +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
510 647 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.11% 45.50% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 307 434 560
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 July 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 30 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) Python
5 18 (39.13%) Linux
6 14 (30.43%) SQL
6 14 (30.43%) Finance
6 14 (30.43%) Scrum
6 14 (30.43%) VMware
7 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
7 13 (28.26%) Puppet
7 13 (28.26%) DevOps
8 12 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (23.91%) Degree
9 11 (23.91%) HTML
9 11 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
10 10 (21.74%) C#
10 10 (21.74%) Windows
10 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
11 9 (19.57%) Maven
11 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
11 9 (19.57%) CSS
11 9 (19.57%) Perl
12 8 (17.39%) C++
12 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
13 7 (15.22%) Capistrano
13 7 (15.22%) HTML5
13 7 (15.22%) Docker
13 7 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery

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 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) SaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.35%) Heroku
4 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LAN
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) SMTP
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Big Data
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) Maven
3 6 (13.04%) Ant
3 6 (13.04%) GoCD
3 6 (13.04%) Grunt
3 6 (13.04%) gulp
3 6 (13.04%) Subversion
4 5 (10.87%) Bugzilla
4 5 (10.87%) FogBugz
4 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.87%) JIRA
4 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.70%) JUnit
6 3 (6.52%) Artifactory
6 3 (6.52%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (4.35%) Selenium
7 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.17%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.04%) Marketing
4 5 (10.87%) Games
4 5 (10.87%) Retail
5 4 (8.70%) Electronics
5 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
6 3 (6.52%) Banking
7 1 (2.17%) Automotive
7 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Angular Developer
6 3 (6.52%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (6.52%) HTML Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) UI Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Web UI Developer
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (23.91%) HTML
3 9 (19.57%) CSS
4 7 (15.22%) .NET
4 7 (15.22%) HTML5
5 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.04%) jQuery
5 6 (13.04%) Web Services
6 5 (10.87%) Node.js
7 3 (6.52%) Ajax
7 3 (6.52%) CSS3
7 3 (6.52%) Ember.js
7 3 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (6.52%) XML
7 3 (6.52%) XSLT
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.35%) REST
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) Spring
8 2 (4.35%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Physics
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Android
3 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
3 5 (10.87%) Mac OS X
3 5 (10.87%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) Debian
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Scrum
3 13 (28.26%) DevOps
4 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.04%) OO
6 6 (13.04%) Web Development
7 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) Test Management
8 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
8 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.52%) SDLC
9 3 (6.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 22 (47.83%) Java
3 20 (43.48%) Python
4 14 (30.43%) SQL
5 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
6 10 (21.74%) C#
7 9 (19.57%) Perl
8 8 (17.39%) C++
9 5 (10.87%) PHP
9 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
10 3 (6.52%) Korn
11 2 (4.35%) Bourne shell
12 1 (2.17%) C
12 1 (2.17%) Scala
12 1 (2.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) ISEB
2 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Docker
2 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) XenApp
2 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.17%) iptables
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.17%) OpenSSH
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
2 11 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (15.22%) Capistrano
4 6 (13.04%) Ansible
4 6 (13.04%) Mesos
5 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Graphite
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Nagios
5 1 (2.17%) Opsview
5 1 (2.17%) SCCM
5 1 (2.17%) SCOM
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) VMware
2 6 (13.04%) Citrix
3 4 (8.70%) SAP
4 3 (6.52%) CA
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (2.17%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) Varonis
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32k - 40k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & great benefits
Posted: 24 days ago