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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 122 156 154
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2516 1822 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.36% 1.83% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 3.44% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 1601 1858
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
54143 52970 60028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.77% 53.19% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 45825 46123 53053
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +30 1530 £55,000 +4.76% 166
South East +86 394 £42,500 +6.25% 36
South West +54 151 £41,000 +9.33% 18
East of England +57 145 £40,000 - 21
North West -31 96 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Yorkshire -27 78 £40,000 +6.66% 16
East Midlands +25 60 £37,500 - 4
West Midlands -20 35 £46,250 +42.30% 4
North East +9 26 £33,750 -10.00% 14
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 2636 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 2368 (46.74%) Python
3 2009 (39.66%) Java
4 1946 (38.41%) Linux
5 1836 (36.24%) JavaScript
6 1666 (32.89%) TDD
7 1487 (29.35%) Git (software)
8 1480 (29.21%) C#
9 1353 (26.71%) BDD
10 1350 (26.65%) HTML
11 1307 (25.80%) PHP
12 1224 (24.16%) Perl
13 1223 (24.14%) CSS
14 1132 (22.35%) MySQL
15 1093 (21.58%) Ruby on Rails
16 1071 (21.14%) .NET
17 1049 (20.71%) MVC
17 1049 (20.71%) Open Source
18 1016 (20.06%) OO
19 1005 (19.84%) Puppet
20 918 (18.12%) SQL
21 907 (17.90%) DevOps
22 872 (17.21%) Node.js
23 868 (17.13%) Scrum
24 863 (17.04%) SQL Server
25 854 (16.86%) E-Commerce
26 804 (15.87%) NoSQL
27 793 (15.65%) Cucumber
28 788 (15.55%) jQuery
29 784 (15.48%) Opscode Chef

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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
1 872 (17.21%) Node.js
2 599 (11.82%) Apache
3 355 (7.01%) Tomcat
4 330 (6.51%) nginx
5 269 (5.31%) IIS
6 159 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
7 135 (2.66%) CMS
8 124 (2.45%) Confluence
9 108 (2.13%) OpenStack
10 95 (1.88%) WordPress
11 89 (1.76%) Apache Solr
12 75 (1.48%) WebLogic
13 66 (1.30%) Drupal
14 50 (0.99%) WebSphere
15 42 (0.83%) Jetty
16 39 (0.77%) MS Exchange
17 31 (0.61%) CloudStack
18 27 (0.53%) NServiceBus
18 27 (0.53%) SharePoint
18 27 (0.53%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 187 (3.69%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.43%) Photoshop
2 22 (0.43%) MS Office
3 15 (0.30%) SPSS
4 13 (0.26%) CPLEX
5 12 (0.24%) Mingle
6 9 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.039%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.020%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 67 (1.32%) Magento
2 39 (0.77%) Shopify
3 24 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 17 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
6 9 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
7 8 (0.16%) Optimost
8 4 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.079%) Summit
9 2 (0.039%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.020%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.020%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 473 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (3.59%) GitHub
3 158 (3.12%) SaaS
4 111 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
5 87 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
6 86 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 59 (1.16%) IaaS
8 43 (0.85%) PaaS
9 41 (0.81%) Amazon S3
10 40 (0.79%) Joyent
11 27 (0.53%) Heroku
12 26 (0.51%) Rackspace Cloud
13 11 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.20%) CloudFront
15 9 (0.18%) Google Apps
15 9 (0.18%) Office 365
16 5 (0.099%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.099%) Basecamp
16 5 (0.099%) ElastiCache
16 5 (0.099%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 374 (7.38%) Internet
2 313 (6.18%) TCP/IP
3 257 (5.07%) HTTP
4 190 (3.75%) DNS
5 169 (3.34%) Firewall
6 117 (2.31%) SAN
7 82 (1.62%) IPv4
8 74 (1.46%) SSL
9 73 (1.44%) DHCP
10 71 (1.40%) LDAP
11 57 (1.13%) SNMP
12 56 (1.11%) NAS
13 51 (1.01%) IPv6
14 49 (0.97%) SSH
15 46 (0.91%) VPN
16 43 (0.85%) BIG-IP
17 36 (0.71%) VLAN
18 35 (0.69%) NetScaler
19 34 (0.67%) tcpdump
20 30 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1132 (22.35%) MySQL
2 863 (17.04%) SQL Server
3 804 (15.87%) NoSQL
4 517 (10.21%) MongoDB
5 445 (8.78%) PostgreSQL
6 341 (6.73%) Redis
7 326 (6.44%) Relational Database
8 269 (5.31%) Big Data
9 224 (4.42%) Hadoop
10 175 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 162 (3.20%) RDBMS
12 148 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 114 (2.25%) RavenDB
14 69 (1.36%) CouchDB
15 48 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 43 (0.85%) MariaDB
17 42 (0.83%) HBase
18 38 (0.75%) DB2
19 37 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
20 30 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1487 (29.35%) Git (software)
2 793 (15.65%) Cucumber
3 568 (11.21%) Jenkins
4 567 (11.19%) Selenium
5 353 (6.97%) Subversion
6 328 (6.47%) WebDriver
7 315 (6.22%) JIRA
8 305 (6.02%) TeamCity
9 234 (4.62%) WATIR
10 230 (4.54%) NUnit
11 219 (4.32%) Hudson
12 187 (3.69%) Rhino Mocks
13 179 (3.53%) RSpec
14 173 (3.41%) SpecFlow
15 170 (3.36%) Jasmine
16 144 (2.84%) Maven
17 136 (2.68%) Moq
18 129 (2.55%) ReSharper
19 109 (2.15%) CruiseControl
20 96 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 591 (11.67%) Finance
2 310 (6.12%) Retail
3 247 (4.88%) Marketing
4 234 (4.62%) Games
5 200 (3.95%) Advertising
6 160 (3.16%) Banking
7 138 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 136 (2.68%) Publishing
9 91 (1.80%) Back Office
10 67 (1.32%) Law
11 49 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 39 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 28 (0.55%) Front Office
13 28 (0.55%) Automotive
14 26 (0.51%) Electronics
15 19 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 17 (0.34%) Online Betting
17 16 (0.32%) Legal
18 14 (0.28%) Multimedia
18 14 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2461 (48.58%) Developer
2 540 (10.66%) .NET Developer
3 451 (8.90%) Administrator
4 399 (7.88%) Systems Administrator
5 398 (7.86%) Senior Developer
6 320 (6.32%) Linux Administrator
7 306 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 281 (5.55%) Web Developer
9 258 (5.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 250 (4.93%) Ruby Developer
11 246 (4.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 230 (4.54%) Tester
13 218 (4.30%) Software Developer
14 216 (4.26%) Java Developer
15 202 (3.99%) Software Engineer
16 199 (3.93%) Test Engineer
17 178 (3.51%) Analyst
18 167 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
19 152 (3.00%) QA Engineer
20 150 (2.96%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1350 (26.65%) HTML
2 1223 (24.14%) CSS
3 1093 (21.58%) Ruby on Rails
4 1071 (21.14%) .NET
5 788 (15.55%) jQuery
6 776 (15.32%) ASP.NET
7 701 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 683 (13.48%) RESTful
9 679 (13.40%) Web Services
10 579 (11.43%) HTML5
11 458 (9.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 383 (7.56%) AngularJS
13 361 (7.13%) CSS3
14 359 (7.09%) XML
15 358 (7.07%) WCF
16 352 (6.95%) REST
17 321 (6.34%) LAMP
18 299 (5.90%) Backbone.js
19 233 (4.60%) .NET Framework
20 222 (4.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1049 (20.71%) Open Source
2 533 (10.52%) Computer Science
3 303 (5.98%) User Experience
4 242 (4.78%) Mobile App
5 161 (3.18%) Social Media
6 127 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
7 124 (2.45%) BBC
8 115 (2.27%) Clustering
9 113 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
10 102 (2.01%) Digital Media
11 96 (1.89%) Blog
12 69 (1.36%) Mathematics
13 58 (1.14%) Visualisation
14 55 (1.09%) Statistics
15 39 (0.77%) Blackberry
15 39 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 37 (0.73%) Management Information System
17 33 (0.65%) Hedge funds
18 32 (0.63%) Replication
19 31 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1946 (38.41%) Linux
2 714 (14.09%) Windows
3 541 (10.68%) UNIX
4 390 (7.70%) Ubuntu
5 353 (6.97%) Android
6 329 (6.49%) Apple iOS
7 294 (5.80%) CentOS
8 292 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 213 (4.20%) Debian
10 174 (3.43%) Solaris
11 65 (1.28%) Mac OS X
12 55 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 52 (1.03%) Fedora
14 51 (1.01%) SUSE
15 27 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (0.47%) AIX
17 23 (0.45%) Windows 7
18 20 (0.39%) FreeBSD
19 19 (0.38%) Mac OS
19 19 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2636 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1666 (32.89%) TDD
3 1353 (26.71%) BDD
4 1049 (20.71%) MVC
5 1016 (20.06%) OO
6 907 (17.90%) DevOps
7 868 (17.13%) Scrum
8 854 (16.86%) E-Commerce
9 771 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
10 646 (12.75%) Software Engineering
11 403 (7.95%) Web Application Development
12 341 (6.73%) Configuration Management
13 296 (5.84%) Web Development
14 286 (5.65%) Pair Programming
15 254 (5.01%) Automated Testing
16 252 (4.97%) OOD
17 250 (4.93%) Test Automation
18 249 (4.92%) OOP
19 237 (4.68%) Mentoring
20 226 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2368 (46.74%) Python
2 2009 (39.66%) Java
3 1836 (36.24%) JavaScript
4 1480 (29.21%) C#
5 1307 (25.80%) PHP
6 1224 (24.16%) Perl
7 918 (18.12%) SQL
8 724 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 526 (10.38%) C++
10 309 (6.10%) C
11 239 (4.72%) Scala
12 184 (3.63%) PowerShell
13 157 (3.10%) Shell Script
14 154 (3.04%) Groovy
15 144 (2.84%) VB.NET
16 121 (2.39%) Clojure
17 89 (1.76%) F#
18 81 (1.60%) Objective-C
19 78 (1.54%) VB
20 66 (1.30%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 710 (14.02%) Degree
2 83 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 63 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 55 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 50 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (0.97%) ISEB
7 48 (0.95%) CISSP
8 38 (0.75%) CCNA
9 34 (0.67%) PhD
10 27 (0.53%) CEH
11 20 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (0.38%) RHCE
13 17 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
13 17 (0.34%) LPIC
14 15 (0.30%) CCNP
15 13 (0.26%) MCSD
15 13 (0.26%) MCTS
16 12 (0.24%) MCP
16 12 (0.24%) MCAD
16 12 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 624 (12.32%) QA
2 57 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 32 (0.63%) SLA
3 32 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.18%) JTAG
5 9 (0.18%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.059%) WCAG
6 3 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.059%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.039%) WAI
7 2 (0.039%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.020%) Section 508
System Software
1 290 (5.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 164 (3.24%) KVM
3 143 (2.82%) Xen
4 79 (1.56%) Varnish
5 69 (1.36%) Snort
6 61 (1.20%) NFS
7 53 (1.05%) Active Directory
8 48 (0.95%) vSphere
9 46 (0.91%) Hyper-V
10 35 (0.69%) XenServer
10 35 (0.69%) Docker
11 23 (0.45%) VMware ESX
12 21 (0.41%) Postfix
13 18 (0.36%) Sendmail
14 17 (0.34%) Nmap
15 15 (0.30%) Samba
16 11 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (0.22%) VirtualBox
17 10 (0.20%) Squid
18 7 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1005 (19.84%) Puppet
2 784 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
3 399 (7.88%) Nagios
4 160 (3.16%) ZABBIX
5 150 (2.96%) Ansible
6 126 (2.49%) Salt
7 93 (1.84%) Vagrant
8 85 (1.68%) Cacti
9 74 (1.46%) logstash
10 72 (1.42%) Capistrano
11 71 (1.40%) CFEngine
12 51 (1.01%) Ganglia
13 50 (0.99%) Zenoss
13 50 (0.99%) HAProxy
14 41 (0.81%) SCOM
14 41 (0.81%) Opsview
15 22 (0.43%) collectd
15 22 (0.43%) Munin
16 19 (0.38%) Cobbler
17 18 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 426 (8.41%) Red Hat
2 395 (7.80%) Microsoft
3 369 (7.28%) VMware
4 308 (6.08%) Oracle
5 220 (4.34%) Facebook
6 196 (3.87%) Google
7 160 (3.16%) JBoss
8 138 (2.72%) Sony
9 121 (2.39%) Apple
10 111 (2.19%) Cisco
11 109 (2.15%) Endeca
12 101 (1.99%) Yahoo!
13 96 (1.89%) RedPrairie
14 95 (1.88%) Zend
15 91 (1.80%) Rackspace
16 75 (1.48%) HP
17 71 (1.40%) Citrix
18 65 (1.28%) Twitter
19 60 (1.18%) F5
20 49 (0.97%) SaltStack
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus share options
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + on call (5-10K)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + benefits (flexible hrs) and 27 days holiday
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Nuepc
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Epsilium Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Benefits + Stock
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Epsilium Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Stock
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: Yesterday