The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 110 150 140
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2647 2076 2242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.83% 2.12% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.39% 4.21% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2358 1792 1893
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Ruby
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49064 49315 52685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.48% 50.40% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42726 42717 44633
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ruby
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the England region.

Ruby Salary Trend in England

Ruby
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in England

Ruby
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 1472 £57,500 +4.54% 204
South East +44 499 £50,000 +11.11% 71
Yorkshire +50 153 £45,000 - 29
South West -21 122 £48,250 +7.22% 23
North West +66 107 £47,500 +5.55% 26
West Midlands +18 100 £47,500 +18.75% 22
East of England -16 98 £47,500 - 14
East Midlands +15 69 £42,500 +6.25% 13
North East +5 28 £37,500 - 7
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 2747 (52.19%) Agile Software Development
2 2712 (51.53%) Python
3 2212 (42.03%) Java
4 2068 (39.29%) Linux
5 1824 (34.66%) TDD
6 1747 (33.19%) JavaScript
7 1577 (29.96%) Git (software)
8 1543 (29.32%) C#
9 1399 (26.58%) BDD
10 1288 (24.47%) .NET
11 1227 (23.31%) Node.js
12 1186 (22.53%) DevOps
13 1088 (20.67%) NoSQL
14 1062 (20.18%) MVC
15 1059 (20.12%) HTML
16 1055 (20.05%) Puppet
17 1054 (20.03%) PHP
18 1022 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
19 1019 (19.36%) CSS
19 1019 (19.36%) Continuous Integration
20 1003 (19.06%) SQL
21 966 (18.35%) Perl
22 960 (18.24%) Opscode Chef
23 951 (18.07%) MySQL
24 942 (17.90%) SQL Server
25 927 (17.61%) RESTful
26 896 (17.02%) Jenkins
27 883 (16.78%) Bash Shell
28 832 (15.81%) ASP.NET
29 816 (15.50%) Ruby on Rails

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 1227 (23.31%) Node.js
2 449 (8.53%) Apache
3 289 (5.49%) Tomcat
4 251 (4.77%) Elasticsearch
5 226 (4.29%) nginx
6 216 (4.10%) OpenStack
7 215 (4.09%) JBoss
8 123 (2.34%) CMS
9 119 (2.26%) Apache Spark
10 91 (1.73%) Confluence
11 73 (1.39%) Apache Pig
12 72 (1.37%) Jetty
13 67 (1.27%) IIS
14 63 (1.20%) CloudStack
15 58 (1.10%) Apache Solr
15 58 (1.10%) GlassFish
16 56 (1.06%) WebSphere
17 44 (0.84%) WebLogic
18 40 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
18 40 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 79 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 48 (0.91%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.29%) MS Office
5 11 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.13%) HipChat
7 5 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.076%) LaTeX
9 3 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.038%) Mingle
10 2 (0.038%) SPSS
11 1 (0.019%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.019%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 68 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.13%) Magento
4 6 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.076%) Toggl
6 2 (0.038%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.038%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.019%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.019%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.019%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 1 (0.019%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.019%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.019%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1022 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
2 180 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 178 (3.38%) SaaS
4 166 (3.15%) IaaS
5 149 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
6 122 (2.32%) PaaS
7 115 (2.19%) GitHub
8 90 (1.71%) Heroku
9 84 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
10 76 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
11 67 (1.27%) Joyent
12 52 (0.99%) Amazon S3
13 48 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 45 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
15 43 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 42 (0.80%) OpenShift
17 22 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 18 (0.34%) Route 53
19 17 (0.32%) CloudFront
19 17 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 282 (5.36%) Firewall
2 215 (4.09%) Internet
3 183 (3.48%) HTTP
4 150 (2.85%) DNS
5 138 (2.62%) TCP/IP
6 73 (1.39%) VPN
7 57 (1.08%) LDAP
8 54 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
9 53 (1.01%) WAN
10 52 (0.99%) VLAN
11 49 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
11 49 (0.93%) LAN
12 48 (0.91%) Network Security
13 33 (0.63%) SSL
14 31 (0.59%) DHCP
14 31 (0.59%) SNMP
15 29 (0.55%) SAN
16 22 (0.42%) SSH
16 22 (0.42%) VoIP
17 21 (0.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1088 (20.67%) NoSQL
2 951 (18.07%) MySQL
3 942 (17.90%) SQL Server
4 668 (12.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 502 (9.54%) MongoDB
6 424 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
7 382 (7.26%) Big Data
8 320 (6.08%) Hadoop
9 269 (5.11%) Redis
10 205 (3.90%) Relational Database
11 176 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 88 (1.67%) CouchDB
13 82 (1.56%) RDBMS
14 79 (1.50%) Couchbase
15 61 (1.16%) Apache Hive
16 59 (1.12%) Riak
17 49 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
18 48 (0.91%) HBase
19 47 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
20 44 (0.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1577 (29.96%) Git (software)
2 896 (17.02%) Jenkins
3 631 (11.99%) Selenium
4 567 (10.77%) Cucumber
5 341 (6.48%) JIRA
6 302 (5.74%) Subversion
7 277 (5.26%) WebDriver
8 272 (5.17%) Maven
9 229 (4.35%) RSpec
10 179 (3.40%) TeamCity
11 176 (3.34%) Hudson
12 146 (2.77%) JUnit
13 130 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 130 (2.47%) WATIR
14 116 (2.20%) Ant
15 104 (1.98%) JMeter
15 104 (1.98%) Vagrant
16 86 (1.63%) Gradle
17 80 (1.52%) Appium
18 76 (1.44%) Gerrit
General
1 744 (14.14%) Finance
2 307 (5.83%) Marketing
3 275 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 252 (4.79%) Games
5 160 (3.04%) Retail
6 156 (2.96%) Advertising
7 119 (2.26%) Banking
8 77 (1.46%) Electronics
9 75 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 62 (1.18%) Law
11 61 (1.16%) Publishing
12 49 (0.93%) Billing
13 45 (0.86%) Online Betting
14 32 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (0.34%) Legal
17 17 (0.32%) Back Office
18 14 (0.27%) Retail Banking
19 12 (0.23%) Front Office
20 10 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 2427 (46.11%) Developer
2 756 (14.36%) .NET Developer
3 623 (11.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 375 (7.13%) Ruby Developer
5 359 (6.82%) Senior Developer
6 347 (6.59%) Java Developer
7 338 (6.42%) Linux Engineer
8 315 (5.99%) C# Developer
8 315 (5.99%) JavaScript Developer
9 289 (5.49%) Administrator
10 260 (4.94%) Software Engineer
11 248 (4.71%) Architect
12 247 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
13 245 (4.66%) Systems Administrator
14 242 (4.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 237 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
16 236 (4.48%) Automation Engineer
16 236 (4.48%) Ruby on Rails Developer
17 205 (3.90%) Test Engineer
18 200 (3.80%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1288 (24.47%) .NET
2 1059 (20.12%) HTML
3 1019 (19.36%) CSS
4 927 (17.61%) RESTful
5 832 (15.81%) ASP.NET
6 816 (15.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 760 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 673 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 666 (12.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 666 (12.65%) WCF
10 608 (11.55%) Web Services
11 581 (11.04%) AngularJS
12 484 (9.20%) .NET Framework
13 426 (8.09%) Entity Framework
14 413 (7.85%) jQuery
15 403 (7.66%) LAMP
16 364 (6.92%) HTML5
17 348 (6.61%) REST
18 300 (5.70%) XML
19 259 (4.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 463 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 321 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
3 280 (5.32%) User Experience
4 210 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
5 182 (3.46%) Fintech
6 180 (3.42%) Mobile App
7 174 (3.31%) Mathematics
8 111 (2.11%) Social Media
9 105 (2.00%) BBC
10 84 (1.60%) Physics
11 81 (1.54%) Visualisation
12 80 (1.52%) Digital Media
13 75 (1.43%) Algorithms
14 64 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 64 (1.22%) Online Games
15 61 (1.16%) Data Centre
16 56 (1.06%) Management Information System
17 49 (0.93%) Semantic Web
18 47 (0.89%) Blog
19 45 (0.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2068 (39.29%) Linux
2 736 (13.98%) Windows
3 556 (10.56%) Unix
4 343 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 240 (4.56%) Ubuntu
6 235 (4.47%) CentOS
7 189 (3.59%) Android
8 178 (3.38%) Apple iOS
9 121 (2.30%) Windows Server
10 111 (2.11%) Debian
11 83 (1.58%) Solaris
12 54 (1.03%) Mac OS X
13 51 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 41 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
16 20 (0.38%) CoreOS
16 20 (0.38%) Windows Phone
17 19 (0.36%) Windows 7
18 18 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (0.29%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2747 (52.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1824 (34.66%) TDD
3 1399 (26.58%) BDD
4 1186 (22.53%) DevOps
5 1062 (20.18%) MVC
6 1019 (19.36%) Continuous Integration
7 801 (15.22%) Scrum
8 712 (13.53%) Open Source
9 709 (13.47%) Software Engineering
10 708 (13.45%) Web Application Development
11 684 (13.00%) OO
12 590 (11.21%) E-Commerce
13 516 (9.80%) Configuration Management
14 430 (8.17%) Test Automation
15 337 (6.40%) Continuous Delivery
16 309 (5.87%) OOP
17 240 (4.56%) Automated Testing
18 232 (4.41%) Web Development
19 222 (4.22%) Kanban
20 211 (4.01%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2712 (51.53%) Python
2 2212 (42.03%) Java
3 1747 (33.19%) JavaScript
4 1543 (29.32%) C#
5 1054 (20.03%) PHP
6 1003 (19.06%) SQL
7 966 (18.35%) Perl
8 883 (16.78%) Bash Shell
9 526 (9.99%) C++
10 323 (6.14%) Scala
11 306 (5.81%) PowerShell
12 250 (4.75%) C
13 234 (4.45%) Shell Script
14 189 (3.59%) Go
15 111 (2.11%) Groovy
16 107 (2.03%) R
17 100 (1.90%) Clojure
18 69 (1.31%) CoffeeScript
19 62 (1.18%) VB.NET
20 57 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 639 (12.14%) Degree
2 148 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 102 (1.94%) ISEB
4 97 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 90 (1.71%) ISTQB
6 59 (1.12%) PhD
7 57 (1.08%) DV Cleared
8 53 (1.01%) AWS Certification
9 43 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 39 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
11 37 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 30 (0.57%) CISSP
13 26 (0.49%) CCNP
14 24 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (0.32%) CCNA
15 17 (0.32%) GCIH
16 16 (0.30%) EMC Certification
17 15 (0.29%) CEH
17 15 (0.29%) RHCE
17 15 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 546 (10.37%) QA
2 100 (1.90%) SDET
3 22 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.36%) SLA
5 10 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.13%) COBIT
6 7 (0.13%) COSO
7 5 (0.095%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.076%) HL7
8 4 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.038%) FISMA
10 1 (0.019%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.019%) DICOM
10 1 (0.019%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.019%) MiFID
10 1 (0.019%) WAI
System Software
1 363 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 311 (5.91%) Docker
3 129 (2.45%) vSphere
4 87 (1.65%) Xen
5 84 (1.60%) Varnish
6 75 (1.43%) Hyper-V
7 69 (1.31%) Active Directory
8 58 (1.10%) KVM
9 50 (0.95%) VMware ESX
10 38 (0.72%) XenServer
11 36 (0.68%) iptables
12 35 (0.67%) HDFS
12 35 (0.67%) VirtualBox
13 31 (0.59%) NFS
14 30 (0.57%) vCloud
15 29 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 22 (0.42%) Snort
17 21 (0.40%) LXC
17 21 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
18 19 (0.36%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1055 (20.05%) Puppet
2 960 (18.24%) Opscode Chef
3 431 (8.19%) Ansible
4 189 (3.59%) Nagios
5 172 (3.27%) Salt
6 144 (2.74%) ZABBIX
7 82 (1.56%) SCCM
8 81 (1.54%) Graphite
9 56 (1.06%) CFEngine
9 56 (1.06%) Mesos
10 53 (1.01%) Cobbler
11 52 (0.99%) Cacti
12 51 (0.97%) Opsview
13 45 (0.86%) Capistrano
14 42 (0.80%) WSUS
15 41 (0.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 40 (0.76%) Tivoli
17 39 (0.74%) logstash
18 36 (0.68%) Grafana
19 34 (0.65%) yum
Vendors
1 487 (9.25%) VMware
2 368 (6.99%) Oracle
2 368 (6.99%) Red Hat
3 282 (5.36%) Google
4 279 (5.30%) Microsoft
5 240 (4.56%) Facebook
6 136 (2.58%) Apple
7 122 (2.32%) Yahoo!
8 103 (1.96%) Sony
9 102 (1.94%) Cisco
10 84 (1.60%) Atlassian
11 79 (1.50%) SAP
12 73 (1.39%) F5
13 69 (1.31%) Rackspace
14 60 (1.14%) EMC
15 59 (1.12%) IBM
16 53 (1.01%) Splunk
17 49 (0.93%) HP
18 46 (0.87%) Adobe
19 43 (0.82%) New Relic
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + On Call + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension + other benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + excellent cash benefits scheme and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum shares and bens
Posted: 23 hours ago