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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 134 142 147
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2304 2044 2160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.16% 2.00% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.30% 3.73% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 1778 1948
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 £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
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
53596 54855 59441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.17% 53.67% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46243 47243 52737
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +7 1312 £55,000 - 181
South East +72 370 £42,500 - 44
South West -20 145 £45,000 +12.49% 22
East of England +41 125 £45,000 - 24
North West -46 110 £40,000 - 23
Yorkshire -1 107 £47,500 +39.70% 27
North East +20 51 £37,500 -16.66% 4
East Midlands +55 49 £40,000 +6.66% 10
West Midlands -46 35 £35,000 +3.70% 10
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2607 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 2239 (46.18%) Python
3 1867 (38.51%) Java
4 1845 (38.06%) Linux
5 1705 (35.17%) JavaScript
6 1662 (34.28%) TDD
7 1590 (32.80%) Git (software)
8 1482 (30.57%) C#
9 1400 (28.88%) BDD
10 1262 (26.03%) HTML
11 1173 (24.20%) PHP
12 1108 (22.85%) CSS
13 1096 (22.61%) MVC
14 1084 (22.36%) Perl
15 1069 (22.05%) .NET
16 1054 (21.74%) MySQL
17 1001 (20.65%) Puppet
18 1000 (20.63%) OO
19 998 (20.59%) Node.js
20 987 (20.36%) NoSQL
21 944 (19.47%) SQL Server
22 940 (19.39%) Open Source
23 932 (19.22%) Ruby on Rails
24 921 (19.00%) DevOps
25 868 (17.90%) SQL
26 850 (17.53%) Opscode Chef
27 827 (17.06%) Scrum
28 820 (16.91%) E-Commerce
29 806 (16.63%) ASP.NET
30 796 (16.42%) RESTful

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 998 (20.59%) Node.js
2 521 (10.75%) Apache
3 378 (7.80%) nginx
4 319 (6.58%) Tomcat
5 223 (4.60%) IIS
6 153 (3.16%) Confluence
7 140 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
8 129 (2.66%) OpenStack
9 128 (2.64%) CMS
10 126 (2.60%) JBoss
11 105 (2.17%) WordPress
12 85 (1.75%) Apache Solr
13 60 (1.24%) WebLogic
14 54 (1.11%) Jetty
15 52 (1.07%) Drupal
16 34 (0.70%) WebSphere
17 33 (0.68%) CloudStack
18 26 (0.54%) Apache Pig
19 24 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
20 23 (0.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 181 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 23 (0.47%) SPSS
3 20 (0.41%) MS Office
4 18 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.29%) Mingle
6 13 (0.27%) CPLEX
7 10 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.021%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.021%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 44 (0.91%) Magento
1 44 (0.91%) Shopify
2 28 (0.58%) Google Analytics
3 14 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.083%) Optimost
5 4 (0.083%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.062%) Summit
7 2 (0.041%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.021%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.021%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 446 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 210 (4.33%) GitHub
3 115 (2.37%) SaaS
4 104 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
5 95 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
6 87 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 64 (1.32%) IaaS
8 56 (1.16%) Amazon S3
9 46 (0.95%) PaaS
10 28 (0.58%) SoftLayer
11 27 (0.56%) Heroku
12 26 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
13 24 (0.50%) Joyent
14 12 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
15 10 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
16 9 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
17 8 (0.17%) Trello
18 7 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 7 (0.14%) ElastiCache
18 7 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 364 (7.51%) Internet
2 286 (5.90%) TCP/IP
3 207 (4.27%) HTTP
4 160 (3.30%) DNS
5 142 (2.93%) Firewall
6 101 (2.08%) SAN
7 66 (1.36%) IPv4
8 58 (1.20%) DHCP
9 52 (1.07%) VPN
9 52 (1.07%) IPv6
10 51 (1.05%) LDAP
11 48 (0.99%) SSL
12 41 (0.85%) BIG-IP
13 40 (0.83%) NAS
13 40 (0.83%) SNMP
14 36 (0.74%) SSH
15 35 (0.72%) Network Security
16 33 (0.68%) iSCSI
17 32 (0.66%) WAN
18 27 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1054 (21.74%) MySQL
2 987 (20.36%) NoSQL
3 944 (19.47%) SQL Server
4 571 (11.78%) MongoDB
5 420 (8.66%) PostgreSQL
6 323 (6.66%) Redis
7 306 (6.31%) Big Data
8 295 (6.08%) Relational Database
9 239 (4.93%) Hadoop
10 185 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 138 (2.85%) RDBMS
12 108 (2.23%) RavenDB
13 56 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
14 52 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 50 (1.03%) Data Mining
16 49 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
16 49 (1.01%) CouchDB
17 42 (0.87%) MariaDB
18 28 (0.58%) DB2
19 27 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1590 (32.80%) Git (software)
2 730 (15.06%) Cucumber
3 620 (12.79%) Jenkins
4 515 (10.62%) Selenium
5 372 (7.67%) TeamCity
6 337 (6.95%) Subversion
6 337 (6.95%) JIRA
7 300 (6.19%) WebDriver
8 251 (5.18%) NUnit
9 237 (4.89%) Hudson
10 236 (4.87%) WATIR
11 202 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
12 182 (3.75%) RSpec
13 181 (3.73%) SpecFlow
14 164 (3.38%) Jasmine
15 151 (3.11%) Maven
16 149 (3.07%) Moq
17 122 (2.52%) ReSharper
18 120 (2.48%) CruiseControl
19 104 (2.15%) Calabash
General
1 514 (10.60%) Finance
2 282 (5.82%) Retail
3 250 (5.16%) Games
4 216 (4.46%) Marketing
5 205 (4.23%) Advertising
6 134 (2.76%) Publishing
7 120 (2.48%) Banking
8 103 (2.12%) Telecoms
9 98 (2.02%) Back Office
10 61 (1.26%) Law
11 30 (0.62%) Investment Banking
12 27 (0.56%) Electronics
12 27 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 21 (0.43%) Front Office
14 20 (0.41%) Manufacturing
15 14 (0.29%) Aerospace
16 13 (0.27%) Automotive
16 13 (0.27%) Music Industry
17 9 (0.19%) German Language
18 8 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2383 (49.15%) Developer
2 595 (12.27%) .NET Developer
3 424 (8.75%) Administrator
4 366 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
5 339 (6.99%) Senior Developer
6 333 (6.87%) DevOps Engineer
7 318 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
8 264 (5.45%) Ruby Developer
9 259 (5.34%) Web Developer
10 250 (5.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 214 (4.41%) Tester
12 209 (4.31%) Java Developer
13 189 (3.90%) Software Engineer
14 178 (3.67%) Test Engineer
14 178 (3.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 174 (3.59%) Software Developer
16 159 (3.28%) PHP Developer
17 150 (3.09%) Analyst
18 148 (3.05%) Linux Engineer
19 134 (2.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1262 (26.03%) HTML
2 1108 (22.85%) CSS
3 1069 (22.05%) .NET
4 932 (19.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 806 (16.63%) ASP.NET
6 796 (16.42%) RESTful
7 752 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 733 (15.12%) jQuery
9 634 (13.08%) Web Services
10 559 (11.53%) HTML5
11 541 (11.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 464 (9.57%) WCF
13 430 (8.87%) AngularJS
14 350 (7.22%) REST
15 337 (6.95%) CSS3
16 320 (6.60%) XML
17 308 (6.35%) LAMP
18 292 (6.02%) Backbone.js
19 285 (5.88%) .NET Framework
20 252 (5.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 940 (19.39%) Open Source
2 435 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 333 (6.87%) User Experience
4 221 (4.56%) Mobile App
5 143 (2.95%) Social Media
6 135 (2.78%) BBC
7 115 (2.37%) Algorithms
8 114 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
9 99 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 96 (1.98%) Digital Media
11 95 (1.96%) Blog
12 75 (1.55%) Clustering
13 63 (1.30%) Mathematics
14 56 (1.16%) Statistics
15 53 (1.09%) Visualisation
16 47 (0.97%) Replication
17 40 (0.83%) Management Information System
17 40 (0.83%) Data Structures
18 35 (0.72%) Blackberry
19 32 (0.66%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1845 (38.06%) Linux
2 667 (13.76%) Windows
3 525 (10.83%) UNIX
4 321 (6.62%) Ubuntu
5 285 (5.88%) CentOS
6 270 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 243 (5.01%) Apple iOS
8 241 (4.97%) Android
9 190 (3.92%) Debian
10 160 (3.30%) Solaris
11 60 (1.24%) Mac OS X
12 50 (1.03%) Fedora
13 48 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (0.74%) SUSE
15 22 (0.45%) Windows 7
16 20 (0.41%) AIX
17 19 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (0.39%) Windows Phone
18 15 (0.31%) Mac OS
19 13 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2607 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1662 (34.28%) TDD
3 1400 (28.88%) BDD
4 1096 (22.61%) MVC
5 1000 (20.63%) OO
6 921 (19.00%) DevOps
7 827 (17.06%) Scrum
8 820 (16.91%) E-Commerce
9 793 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
10 582 (12.00%) Software Engineering
11 494 (10.19%) Web Application Development
12 364 (7.51%) Configuration Management
13 292 (6.02%) Pair Programming
14 262 (5.40%) Web Development
15 258 (5.32%) OOD
16 255 (5.26%) OOP
17 246 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
18 241 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
19 238 (4.91%) Automated Testing
20 233 (4.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2239 (46.18%) Python
2 1867 (38.51%) Java
3 1705 (35.17%) JavaScript
4 1482 (30.57%) C#
5 1173 (24.20%) PHP
6 1084 (22.36%) Perl
7 868 (17.90%) SQL
8 676 (13.94%) Bash Shell
9 466 (9.61%) C++
10 253 (5.22%) C
11 214 (4.41%) Scala
12 191 (3.94%) Shell Script
13 169 (3.49%) PowerShell
14 155 (3.20%) VB.NET
15 133 (2.74%) Groovy
16 112 (2.31%) Clojure
17 73 (1.51%) F#
17 73 (1.51%) Objective-C
18 71 (1.46%) Golang
19 67 (1.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 613 (12.64%) Degree
2 81 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 77 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 67 (1.38%) ISEB
5 61 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 58 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (1.07%) CCNA
8 32 (0.66%) PhD
9 29 (0.60%) CISSP
10 23 (0.47%) CEH
11 21 (0.43%) AWS Certification
12 14 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 13 (0.27%) RHCSA
13 13 (0.27%) Linux+ Certification
13 13 (0.27%) LPIC
13 13 (0.27%) RHCE
14 10 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (0.21%) CCNP
15 7 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 7 (0.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 528 (10.89%) QA
2 50 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 43 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.37%) SLA
5 8 (0.17%) JTAG
6 6 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.062%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.041%) WAI
10 1 (0.021%) HIPAA
System Software
1 298 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 164 (3.38%) KVM
3 124 (2.56%) Xen
4 96 (1.98%) Varnish
5 63 (1.30%) vSphere
6 55 (1.13%) Docker
6 55 (1.13%) Snort
7 49 (1.01%) Hyper-V
8 48 (0.99%) NFS
9 41 (0.85%) Active Directory
10 32 (0.66%) XenServer
11 31 (0.64%) LXC
12 22 (0.45%) Postfix
13 18 (0.37%) Samba
14 17 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
15 13 (0.27%) VirtualBox
15 13 (0.27%) Sendmail
16 11 (0.23%) VMware ESX
16 11 (0.23%) vCloud
17 9 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1001 (20.65%) Puppet
2 850 (17.53%) Opscode Chef
3 403 (8.31%) Nagios
4 223 (4.60%) Ansible
5 183 (3.77%) ZABBIX
6 151 (3.11%) Salt
7 130 (2.68%) Vagrant
8 93 (1.92%) Cacti
9 72 (1.49%) logstash
10 56 (1.16%) HAProxy
11 53 (1.09%) Ganglia
11 53 (1.09%) Capistrano
12 50 (1.03%) CFEngine
13 37 (0.76%) Zenoss
14 31 (0.64%) Opsview
15 30 (0.62%) collectd
16 29 (0.60%) Cobbler
17 22 (0.45%) SCCM
17 22 (0.45%) Munin
17 22 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 384 (7.92%) VMware
2 357 (7.36%) Red Hat
3 318 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 234 (4.83%) Facebook
5 215 (4.43%) Oracle
6 214 (4.41%) Google
7 147 (3.03%) Sony
8 120 (2.48%) Apple
9 114 (2.35%) Cisco
10 103 (2.12%) Endeca
11 101 (2.08%) RedPrairie
12 100 (2.06%) Yahoo!
13 90 (1.86%) Zend
14 86 (1.77%) HP
15 66 (1.36%) Rackspace
16 55 (1.13%) Twitter
17 48 (0.99%) SaltStack
18 45 (0.93%) Akamai
19 43 (0.89%) New Relic
20 42 (0.87%) F5
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package & Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £48,000 to £62,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 18 hours ago