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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 33 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 67 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.18% 1.43% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.88% 3.54% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 27
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 £35,000 £30,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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
616 509 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 56.83% 40.43% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 393 366 466
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 February 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 39 (44.83%) Java
1 39 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (43.68%) Ruby on Rails
2 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
3 31 (35.63%) .NET
4 30 (34.48%) Web Application Development
5 25 (28.74%) NoSQL
5 25 (28.74%) TDD
6 23 (26.44%) PHP
6 23 (26.44%) Python
7 22 (25.29%) Node.js
7 22 (25.29%) AngularJS
8 21 (24.14%) Software Engineering
9 20 (22.99%) RESTful
10 19 (21.84%) C#
11 18 (20.69%) BDD
12 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
13 16 (18.39%) Perl
13 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
13 16 (18.39%) MVC
13 16 (18.39%) .NET Framework
13 16 (18.39%) WCF
13 16 (18.39%) Entity Framework
13 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
13 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 16 (18.39%) Code First Entity Framework
14 15 (17.24%) SaaS
14 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration

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 12 (13.79%) Apache
2 11 (12.64%) CMS
2 11 (12.64%) Tomcat
3 10 (11.49%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.30%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) SaaS
2 9 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.90%) Google Analytics
4 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.75%) GitHub
4 5 (5.75%) Slack
5 2 (2.30%) G Suite
5 2 (2.30%) IaaS
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.15%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.30%) NAS
2 2 (2.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) LAN
3 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.74%) NoSQL
2 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.09%) MySQL
4 12 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.30%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.79%) Maven
3 9 (10.34%) Subversion
4 5 (5.75%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.30%) Ant
5 2 (2.30%) JUnit
5 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.15%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.15%) FogBugz
6 1 (1.15%) GCC
6 1 (1.15%) GoCD
6 1 (1.15%) Grunt
6 1 (1.15%) gulp
6 1 (1.15%) HttpUnit
6 1 (1.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.15%) JMeter
6 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (13.79%) Games
2 5 (5.75%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Finance
4 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (58.62%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) .NET Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Software Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Ruby Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Tester
7 7 (8.05%) Manual Tester
7 7 (8.05%) Security Tester
8 6 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Node.js Developer
11 2 (2.30%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Angular Developer
11 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 2 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.30%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (2.30%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (43.68%) Ruby on Rails
2 31 (35.63%) .NET
3 22 (25.29%) AngularJS
3 22 (25.29%) Node.js
4 20 (22.99%) RESTful
5 16 (18.39%) .NET Framework
5 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
5 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (18.39%) Code First Entity Framework
5 16 (18.39%) Entity Framework
5 16 (18.39%) WCF
6 15 (17.24%) CSS
7 14 (16.09%) React
8 13 (14.94%) Hibernate
8 13 (14.94%) HTML
8 13 (14.94%) Spring
8 13 (14.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.49%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.75%) Social Media
4 4 (4.60%) Blog
4 4 (4.60%) User Experience
5 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.30%) Fintech
6 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.15%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Linux
1 13 (14.94%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Android
2 12 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.20%) Solaris
4 2 (2.30%) CentOS
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.15%) SUSE
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.15%) VMS
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.48%) Web Application Development
3 25 (28.74%) TDD
4 21 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 18 (20.69%) BDD
6 16 (18.39%) MVC
7 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 12 (13.79%) Web Development
9 10 (11.49%) Android Development
9 10 (11.49%) iOS Development
10 8 (9.20%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (9.20%) Security Testing
11 6 (6.90%) Analytics
11 6 (6.90%) Open Source
11 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (5.75%) OO
13 4 (4.60%) DevOps
13 4 (4.60%) High Availability
13 4 (4.60%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.83%) Java
2 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
3 23 (26.44%) PHP
3 23 (26.44%) Python
4 19 (21.84%) C#
5 16 (18.39%) Perl
6 13 (14.94%) Bash Shell
7 12 (13.79%) C++
8 8 (9.20%) C
8 8 (9.20%) VB
9 5 (5.75%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.30%) SQL
11 1 (1.15%) Clojure
11 1 (1.15%) Haskell
11 1 (1.15%) Scala
11 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) CREST Certified
3 2 (2.30%) NCDA
3 2 (2.30%) NCIE
3 2 (2.30%) VCAP
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.15%) ISEB
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Docker
2 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.45%) vSphere
3 2 (2.30%) vCloud
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) XenApp
4 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) Puppet
2 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.60%) Ansible
4 2 (2.30%) Capistrano
4 2 (2.30%) vRealize
5 1 (1.15%) Mesos
5 1 (1.15%) Terraform
5 1 (1.15%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Alterian
2 9 (10.34%) Google
3 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.60%) VMware
5 2 (2.30%) NetApp
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.15%) Citrix
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.15%) Perforce
6 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
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Posted: Yesterday
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