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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 82 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 1.83% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 3.88% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 20
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average 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
542 645 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.82% 47.22% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 342 437 539
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 April 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (43.75%) C#
4 14 (43.75%) Scrum
5 11 (34.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (34.38%) Linux
6 10 (31.25%) Python
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) CSS
6 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 10 (31.25%) Web Development
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 10 (31.25%) DevOps
7 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 9 (28.13%) .NET
7 9 (28.13%) Perl
7 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) OO
9 7 (21.88%) jQuery
9 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.88%) Web Services
9 7 (21.88%) HTML5
10 6 (18.75%) SaaS
10 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
10 6 (18.75%) PowerShell

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (18.75%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) SaaS
3 5 (15.63%) Heroku
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) SMTP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 4 (12.50%) MSBuild
3 4 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.38%) Artifactory
4 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
4 3 (9.38%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 3 (9.38%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) RSpec
6 1 (3.13%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Electronics
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Angular Developer
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (9.38%) HTML Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) UI Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web UI Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 7 (21.88%) jQuery
4 7 (21.88%) Web Services
5 5 (15.63%) Spring
6 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.50%) ELK Stack
7 3 (9.38%) Ajax
7 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (9.38%) CSS3
7 3 (9.38%) Ember.js
7 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (9.38%) RESTful
7 3 (9.38%) Sass
7 3 (9.38%) XML
7 3 (9.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) VMS
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) Debian
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Scrum
3 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 10 (31.25%) DevOps
3 10 (31.25%) Web Development
4 8 (25.00%) OO
5 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) High Availability
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
7 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 10 (31.25%) Python
5 9 (28.13%) Perl
6 6 (18.75%) PHP
6 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) C++
8 4 (12.50%) Korn
8 4 (12.50%) Scala
9 1 (3.13%) C
9 1 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) iptables
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Graphite
2 4 (12.50%) Nagios
2 4 (12.50%) Opsview
3 3 (9.38%) Ansible
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco
1 5 (15.63%) F5
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec
4 1 (3.13%) Varonis
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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