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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 127 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2450 1924 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.30% 1.91% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 3.56% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2052 1680 1768
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 £67,500 £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
53789 54043 57458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.74% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 45850 46973 50687
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +25 1421 £52,500 -4.54% 179
South East +98 411 £42,500 +6.25% 60
South West +20 151 £41,750 -1.76% 26
East of England +59 138 £45,000 - 19
North West -54 108 £40,000 - 28
Yorkshire -11 88 £40,000 +11.88% 29
East Midlands +40 52 £38,000 +1.33% 4
North East +19 51 £35,232 -21.70% 8
West Midlands -55 29 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2346 (46.91%) Python
3 1940 (38.79%) Java
4 1919 (38.37%) Linux
5 1786 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 1686 (33.71%) TDD
7 1571 (31.41%) Git (software)
8 1486 (29.71%) C#
9 1416 (28.31%) BDD
10 1300 (25.99%) HTML
11 1247 (24.94%) PHP
12 1172 (23.44%) Perl
13 1167 (23.34%) CSS
14 1097 (21.94%) MySQL
15 1069 (21.38%) .NET
16 1068 (21.36%) MVC
17 1024 (20.48%) Puppet
18 1014 (20.28%) OO
19 991 (19.82%) Open Source
20 971 (19.42%) Ruby on Rails
21 959 (19.18%) Node.js
22 913 (18.26%) SQL Server
23 912 (18.24%) DevOps
24 911 (18.22%) NoSQL
25 886 (17.72%) SQL
26 859 (17.18%) Scrum
27 846 (16.92%) E-Commerce
28 838 (16.76%) Opscode Chef
29 791 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
30 787 (15.74%) ASP.NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 959 (19.18%) Node.js
2 576 (11.52%) Apache
3 367 (7.34%) nginx
4 359 (7.18%) Tomcat
5 248 (4.96%) IIS
6 160 (3.20%) JBoss
7 159 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
8 145 (2.90%) Confluence
9 136 (2.72%) CMS
10 132 (2.64%) OpenStack
11 103 (2.06%) WordPress
12 88 (1.76%) Apache Solr
13 74 (1.48%) WebLogic
14 54 (1.08%) Drupal
15 53 (1.06%) Jetty
16 43 (0.86%) WebSphere
17 33 (0.66%) CloudStack
18 32 (0.64%) MS Exchange
19 26 (0.52%) NServiceBus
20 25 (0.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 191 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.42%) MS Office
3 19 (0.38%) SPSS
4 18 (0.36%) Mingle
5 15 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.28%) CPLEX
7 11 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.020%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.020%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.020%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 52 (1.04%) Magento
2 42 (0.84%) Shopify
3 28 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 15 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.12%) Optimost
7 4 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.080%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.060%) Summit
9 1 (0.020%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.020%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.020%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 462 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (4.06%) GitHub
3 142 (2.84%) SaaS
4 111 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 93 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
6 83 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
7 64 (1.28%) IaaS
8 50 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 43 (0.86%) PaaS
10 37 (0.74%) Joyent
11 25 (0.50%) Heroku
12 23 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
13 10 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (0.16%) Route 53
15 7 (0.14%) Trello
16 6 (0.12%) ElastiCache
16 6 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 6 (0.12%) CloudFront
17 5 (0.100%) Basecamp
17 5 (0.100%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 369 (7.38%) Internet
2 317 (6.34%) TCP/IP
3 248 (4.96%) HTTP
4 188 (3.76%) DNS
5 162 (3.24%) Firewall
6 110 (2.20%) SAN
7 81 (1.62%) IPv4
8 71 (1.42%) SSL
9 69 (1.38%) DHCP
10 65 (1.30%) LDAP
11 58 (1.16%) SNMP
12 56 (1.12%) VPN
13 54 (1.08%) IPv6
14 51 (1.02%) NAS
15 48 (0.96%) BIG-IP
16 44 (0.88%) SSH
17 36 (0.72%) Network Security
17 36 (0.72%) iSCSI
18 35 (0.70%) NetScaler
19 34 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1097 (21.94%) MySQL
2 913 (18.26%) SQL Server
3 911 (18.22%) NoSQL
4 540 (10.80%) MongoDB
5 419 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
6 335 (6.70%) Redis
7 298 (5.96%) Relational Database
8 291 (5.82%) Big Data
9 232 (4.64%) Hadoop
10 186 (3.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 146 (2.92%) RDBMS
12 114 (2.28%) RavenDB
13 96 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 56 (1.12%) CouchDB
15 55 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 49 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
17 45 (0.90%) MariaDB
18 41 (0.82%) Data Mining
19 34 (0.68%) DB2
20 28 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1571 (31.41%) Git (software)
2 769 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 620 (12.40%) Jenkins
4 534 (10.68%) Selenium
5 353 (7.06%) Subversion
6 350 (7.00%) TeamCity
7 349 (6.98%) JIRA
8 311 (6.22%) WebDriver
9 255 (5.10%) NUnit
10 244 (4.88%) WATIR
11 227 (4.54%) Hudson
12 206 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
13 185 (3.70%) RSpec
14 177 (3.54%) Jasmine
15 174 (3.48%) SpecFlow
16 151 (3.02%) Moq
17 149 (2.98%) Maven
18 131 (2.62%) ReSharper
19 119 (2.38%) CruiseControl
20 107 (2.14%) Calabash
General
1 575 (11.50%) Finance
2 299 (5.98%) Retail
3 237 (4.74%) Games
4 217 (4.34%) Marketing
5 200 (4.00%) Advertising
6 144 (2.88%) Banking
7 138 (2.76%) Publishing
8 123 (2.46%) Telecoms
9 101 (2.02%) Back Office
10 56 (1.12%) Law
11 39 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 35 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.54%) Electronics
14 25 (0.50%) Automotive
15 24 (0.48%) Front Office
16 21 (0.42%) Manufacturing
17 13 (0.26%) Legal
17 13 (0.26%) Music Industry
18 11 (0.22%) Aerospace
19 9 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2423 (48.45%) Developer
2 574 (11.48%) .NET Developer
3 444 (8.88%) Administrator
4 386 (7.72%) Senior Developer
5 379 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
6 323 (6.46%) Linux Administrator
7 321 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
8 275 (5.50%) Ruby Developer
9 265 (5.30%) Web Developer
10 250 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 213 (4.26%) Tester
12 211 (4.22%) Java Developer
13 204 (4.08%) Test Engineer
14 193 (3.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 189 (3.78%) Software Developer
16 184 (3.68%) Software Engineer
17 168 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
18 159 (3.18%) PHP Developer
19 158 (3.16%) Analyst
20 148 (2.96%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1300 (25.99%) HTML
2 1167 (23.34%) CSS
3 1069 (21.38%) .NET
4 971 (19.42%) Ruby on Rails
5 787 (15.74%) ASP.NET
6 769 (15.38%) jQuery
7 744 (14.88%) RESTful
8 738 (14.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 646 (12.92%) Web Services
10 574 (11.48%) HTML5
11 511 (10.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 419 (8.38%) AngularJS
13 414 (8.28%) WCF
14 346 (6.92%) REST
14 346 (6.92%) CSS3
15 342 (6.84%) LAMP
16 323 (6.46%) XML
17 307 (6.14%) Backbone.js
18 275 (5.50%) .NET Framework
19 237 (4.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 991 (19.82%) Open Source
2 463 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 315 (6.30%) User Experience
4 221 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 142 (2.84%) Social Media
6 124 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 123 (2.46%) BBC
8 120 (2.40%) Algorithms
9 105 (2.10%) Clustering
10 104 (2.08%) Digital Media
11 98 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
12 93 (1.86%) Blog
13 69 (1.38%) Mathematics
14 56 (1.12%) Statistics
15 55 (1.10%) Visualisation
16 44 (0.88%) Data Structures
17 36 (0.72%) Replication
17 36 (0.72%) Management Information System
18 34 (0.68%) Blackberry
19 32 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1919 (38.37%) Linux
2 704 (14.08%) Windows
3 547 (10.94%) UNIX
4 358 (7.16%) Ubuntu
5 300 (6.00%) CentOS
6 284 (5.68%) Android
7 278 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 270 (5.40%) Apple iOS
9 201 (4.02%) Debian
10 178 (3.56%) Solaris
11 60 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 58 (1.16%) Fedora
13 50 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 45 (0.90%) SUSE
15 24 (0.48%) Windows 7
16 23 (0.46%) AIX
17 20 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (0.34%) Windows Phone
18 17 (0.34%) Mac OS
18 17 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2636 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1686 (33.71%) TDD
3 1416 (28.31%) BDD
4 1068 (21.36%) MVC
5 1014 (20.28%) OO
6 912 (18.24%) DevOps
7 859 (17.18%) Scrum
8 846 (16.92%) E-Commerce
9 791 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
10 601 (12.02%) Software Engineering
11 456 (9.12%) Web Application Development
12 360 (7.20%) Configuration Management
13 294 (5.88%) Pair Programming
14 273 (5.46%) Web Development
15 258 (5.16%) OOD
16 254 (5.08%) OOP
17 249 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
17 249 (4.98%) Automated Testing
18 243 (4.86%) Test Automation
19 236 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2346 (46.91%) Python
2 1940 (38.79%) Java
3 1786 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 1486 (29.71%) C#
5 1247 (24.94%) PHP
6 1172 (23.44%) Perl
7 886 (17.72%) SQL
8 709 (14.18%) Bash Shell
9 509 (10.18%) C++
10 301 (6.02%) C
11 216 (4.32%) Scala
12 191 (3.82%) Shell Script
13 175 (3.50%) PowerShell
14 152 (3.04%) VB.NET
15 148 (2.96%) Groovy
16 113 (2.26%) Clojure
17 84 (1.68%) F#
18 76 (1.52%) Objective-C
19 67 (1.34%) VB
20 63 (1.26%) Golang
Qualifications
1 646 (12.92%) Degree
2 87 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 77 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 61 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 59 (1.18%) ISEB
6 56 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (0.96%) CCNA
8 37 (0.74%) CISSP
9 35 (0.70%) PhD
10 27 (0.54%) CEH
11 16 (0.32%) RHCE
12 15 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (0.30%) LPIC
12 15 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
13 14 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 13 (0.26%) AWS Certification
15 12 (0.24%) CCNP
16 8 (0.16%) MCSD
16 8 (0.16%) MCTS
17 7 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 568 (11.36%) QA
2 52 (1.04%) PCI DSS
3 40 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.52%) SLA
5 10 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.18%) JTAG
7 5 (0.100%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.080%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.060%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.040%) WAI
11 1 (0.020%) WCAG
11 1 (0.020%) Section 508
System Software
1 309 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 175 (3.50%) KVM
3 140 (2.80%) Xen
4 93 (1.86%) Varnish
5 66 (1.32%) Snort
6 58 (1.16%) NFS
7 53 (1.06%) Hyper-V
8 52 (1.04%) Docker
9 51 (1.02%) vSphere
10 47 (0.94%) Active Directory
11 36 (0.72%) LXC
12 32 (0.64%) XenServer
13 23 (0.46%) Postfix
14 17 (0.34%) Samba
15 16 (0.32%) VMware ESX
16 15 (0.30%) Sendmail
17 12 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (0.24%) VirtualBox
18 11 (0.22%) Ceph
19 10 (0.20%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1024 (20.48%) Puppet
2 838 (16.76%) Opscode Chef
3 407 (8.14%) Nagios
4 202 (4.04%) Ansible
5 167 (3.34%) ZABBIX
6 149 (2.98%) Salt
7 118 (2.36%) Vagrant
8 91 (1.82%) Cacti
9 68 (1.36%) logstash
10 64 (1.28%) CFEngine
11 60 (1.20%) Capistrano
12 56 (1.12%) HAProxy
13 54 (1.08%) Ganglia
14 45 (0.90%) Zenoss
15 36 (0.72%) Opsview
16 35 (0.70%) SCOM
17 26 (0.52%) collectd
18 23 (0.46%) Cobbler
19 21 (0.42%) SCCM
19 21 (0.42%) Munin
Vendors
1 395 (7.90%) Red Hat
2 391 (7.82%) VMware
3 358 (7.16%) Microsoft
4 266 (5.32%) Oracle
5 221 (4.42%) Facebook
6 187 (3.74%) Google
7 141 (2.82%) Sony
8 116 (2.32%) Apple
9 113 (2.26%) Endeca
10 108 (2.16%) Cisco
11 104 (2.08%) RedPrairie
12 100 (2.00%) Zend
13 97 (1.94%) Yahoo!
14 76 (1.52%) HP
15 74 (1.48%) Rackspace
16 58 (1.16%) Citrix
17 56 (1.12%) F5
18 50 (1.00%) Twitter
19 48 (0.96%) SaltStack
20 45 (0.90%) New Relic
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
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Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + High bonus + package
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Riding
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum NO COMMERCIAL DEV EXPERIENCE REQUIRE
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
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Resource Partners Ltd
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + stock options + benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: Circa £90k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday