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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 45 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 45 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.25% 1.32% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.11% 3.00% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 25
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
633 567 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 59.72% 44.16% 49.45%
Number of salaries quoted 403 405 496
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (47.62%) Java
4 23 (36.51%) Python
5 21 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 19 (30.16%) TDD
7 18 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 17 (26.98%) Software Engineering
9 16 (25.40%) .NET
9 16 (25.40%) Web Application Development
10 15 (23.81%) Node.js
10 15 (23.81%) C#
10 15 (23.81%) Linux
11 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 14 (22.22%) Puppet
12 13 (20.63%) BDD
12 13 (20.63%) Docker
12 13 (20.63%) Games
12 13 (20.63%) HTML
12 13 (20.63%) CSS
12 13 (20.63%) Windows
13 12 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (19.05%) NoSQL
13 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
13 12 (19.05%) RESTful
14 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
14 11 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (17.46%) PHP
15 10 (15.87%) MVC
15 10 (15.87%) Maven

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 6 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
2 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) CMS
4 2 (3.17%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) SaaS
2 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.52%) Google Analytics
4 5 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (7.94%) GitHub
4 5 (7.94%) Slack
5 2 (3.17%) G Suite
5 2 (3.17%) IaaS
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.59%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) NAS
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
3 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (12.70%) MySQL
5 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.17%) Big Data
6 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
2 10 (15.87%) Maven
3 5 (7.94%) Ant
3 5 (7.94%) Grunt
3 5 (7.94%) gulp
3 5 (7.94%) Travis CI
4 4 (6.35%) GoCD
5 3 (4.76%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.17%) GCC
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) Bower
7 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.59%) FogBugz
7 1 (1.59%) Gradle
7 1 (1.59%) JIRA
7 1 (1.59%) JUnit
7 1 (1.59%) NuGet
7 1 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.63%) Games
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 6 (9.52%) Retail
3 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.94%) Marketing
5 4 (6.35%) Banking
6 2 (3.17%) Electronics
6 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Manual Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Security Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.17%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Web Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 18 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 16 (25.40%) .NET
4 15 (23.81%) Node.js
5 13 (20.63%) CSS
5 13 (20.63%) HTML
6 12 (19.05%) RESTful
7 11 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
8 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
8 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (15.87%) Code First Entity Framework
8 10 (15.87%) Entity Framework
8 10 (15.87%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (15.87%) WCF
9 9 (14.29%) React
10 3 (4.76%) jQuery
10 3 (4.76%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Blog
3 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.17%) Fintech
5 2 (3.17%) Social Media
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Android
3 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.35%) CentOS
3 4 (6.35%) Solaris
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.17%) VMS
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) SUSE
6 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) TDD
3 17 (26.98%) Software Engineering
4 16 (25.40%) Web Application Development
5 13 (20.63%) BDD
6 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.87%) MVC
7 9 (14.29%) DevOps
7 9 (14.29%) Web Development
8 7 (11.11%) Analytics
8 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (7.94%) OO
10 5 (7.94%) Open Source
11 4 (6.35%) High Availability
11 4 (6.35%) Pair Programming
11 4 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (6.35%) Security Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 30 (47.62%) Java
3 23 (36.51%) Python
4 15 (23.81%) C#
5 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 11 (17.46%) PHP
7 10 (15.87%) C++
8 6 (9.52%) Perl
9 4 (6.35%) C
9 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.35%) VB
10 2 (3.17%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (3.17%) Erlang
10 2 (3.17%) Lua
10 2 (3.17%) Smalltalk
11 1 (1.59%) Groovy
11 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) CREST Certified
3 2 (3.17%) NCDA
3 2 (3.17%) NCIE
3 2 (3.17%) VCAP
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.59%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Docker
2 5 (7.94%) vSphere
3 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.17%) vCloud
4 2 (3.17%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.59%) Xen
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Puppet
2 12 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.52%) Capistrano
4 5 (7.94%) Ansible
5 4 (6.35%) Mesos
6 2 (3.17%) Terraform
6 2 (3.17%) vRealize
6 2 (3.17%) yum
7 1 (1.59%) Packer
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Google
2 8 (12.70%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.17%) Alterian
4 2 (3.17%) NetApp
4 2 (3.17%) Perforce
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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