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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 108 137 168
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +31
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2563 2458 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.60% 2.22% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 4.19% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 2103 1592
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
51087 58682 54369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.90% 53.11% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43915 50410 47286
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +19 1409 £55,000 -4.34% 201
South East +32 481 £47,500 +5.55% 50
South West +23 159 £41,500 +10.66% 27
East of England +8 131 £45,000 - 19
Yorkshire +44 121 £43,750 -2.77% 10
North West -44 87 £40,000 - 13
West Midlands +24 81 £42,500 +4.41% 8
East Midlands +38 59 £44,000 +10.00% 10
North East +7 36 £37,500 +6.78% 7
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2590 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2067 (43.97%) Python
3 1847 (39.29%) Linux
4 1706 (36.29%) Java
5 1679 (35.72%) Git (software)
6 1627 (34.61%) TDD
7 1592 (33.87%) JavaScript
8 1337 (28.44%) C#
9 1246 (26.50%) BDD
10 1140 (24.25%) HTML
11 1112 (23.65%) .NET
12 1071 (22.78%) CSS
12 1071 (22.78%) Node.js
13 1057 (22.48%) MVC
14 1053 (22.40%) NoSQL
15 1050 (22.34%) MySQL
16 1042 (22.17%) PHP
17 1009 (21.46%) Puppet
18 1005 (21.38%) DevOps
19 991 (21.08%) Perl
20 977 (20.78%) SQL Server
21 964 (20.51%) Ruby on Rails
22 961 (20.44%) SQL
23 851 (18.10%) Opscode Chef
24 788 (16.76%) ASP.NET
25 784 (16.68%) RESTful
26 766 (16.29%) OO
27 764 (16.25%) Scrum
28 759 (16.15%) Open Source
29 741 (15.76%) Jenkins

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1071 (22.78%) Node.js
2 413 (8.79%) Apache
3 298 (6.34%) nginx
4 254 (5.40%) Tomcat
5 208 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
6 181 (3.85%) OpenStack
7 142 (3.02%) IIS
8 108 (2.30%) CMS
9 103 (2.19%) JBoss
10 79 (1.68%) Apache Solr
11 61 (1.30%) Drupal
12 54 (1.15%) Confluence
13 53 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
14 52 (1.11%) Apache Spark
15 43 (0.91%) WebSphere
16 40 (0.85%) WebLogic
17 34 (0.72%) WordPress
18 31 (0.66%) Apache Pig
19 28 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
20 27 (0.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 73 (1.55%) MS Excel
2 28 (0.60%) Photoshop
3 18 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.19%) MS Office
5 4 (0.085%) CPLEX
5 4 (0.085%) Mingle
6 3 (0.064%) SPSS
7 2 (0.043%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.021%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.021%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.021%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.021%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.021%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.34%) Magento
3 9 (0.19%) Sophis RISQUE
4 7 (0.15%) Cordys
5 5 (0.11%) Shopify
6 2 (0.043%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.043%) SunGard GMI
6 2 (0.043%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.021%) Odoo
7 1 (0.021%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.021%) Tridion
7 1 (0.021%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.021%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 692 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (2.91%) SaaS
3 127 (2.70%) GitHub
4 106 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
5 97 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 80 (1.70%) PaaS
7 76 (1.62%) IaaS
8 70 (1.49%) Heroku
9 65 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
10 59 (1.26%) Amazon S3
11 35 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
12 34 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
13 24 (0.51%) SoftLayer
14 19 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 19 (0.40%) Google Analytics
15 16 (0.34%) AWS OpsWorks
16 14 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
17 13 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
18 11 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
19 10 (0.21%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 302 (6.42%) Internet
2 186 (3.96%) HTTP
3 173 (3.68%) DNS
4 171 (3.64%) Firewall
5 151 (3.21%) TCP/IP
6 86 (1.83%) SAN
7 78 (1.66%) VPN
8 68 (1.45%) WAN
9 64 (1.36%) BGP
10 61 (1.30%) LAN
10 61 (1.30%) Network Security
11 50 (1.06%) OSPF
12 49 (1.04%) iSCSI
13 44 (0.94%) LDAP
14 42 (0.89%) VoIP
15 40 (0.85%) IPsec
16 39 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
17 38 (0.81%) DHCP
18 36 (0.77%) SMTP
19 35 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1053 (22.40%) NoSQL
2 1050 (22.34%) MySQL
3 977 (20.78%) SQL Server
4 603 (12.83%) MongoDB
5 457 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
6 381 (8.10%) Relational Database
7 270 (5.74%) Redis
8 243 (5.17%) Big Data
9 195 (4.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 172 (3.66%) Hadoop
11 154 (3.28%) RDBMS
12 82 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 68 (1.45%) CouchDB
14 65 (1.38%) Oracle Database
15 46 (0.98%) Couchbase
16 40 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
17 38 (0.81%) Apache Hive
18 34 (0.72%) HBase
19 32 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 31 (0.66%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1679 (35.72%) Git (software)
2 741 (15.76%) Jenkins
3 526 (11.19%) Cucumber
4 521 (11.08%) Selenium
5 387 (8.23%) Subversion
6 253 (5.38%) RSpec
7 241 (5.13%) WebDriver
8 221 (4.70%) JIRA
9 205 (4.36%) TeamCity
10 185 (3.94%) Maven
11 156 (3.32%) JUnit
12 148 (3.15%) Hudson
13 115 (2.45%) Calabash
14 114 (2.43%) NUnit
15 106 (2.25%) Jasmine
16 103 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
17 84 (1.79%) SpecFlow
18 76 (1.62%) JMeter
19 72 (1.53%) Appium
20 61 (1.30%) Ant
General
1 459 (9.76%) Finance
2 204 (4.34%) Marketing
3 173 (3.68%) Games
4 164 (3.49%) Retail
5 116 (2.47%) Advertising
6 96 (2.04%) Publishing
7 89 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 61 (1.30%) Banking
9 56 (1.19%) Automotive
10 32 (0.68%) Electronics
11 29 (0.62%) Manufacturing
12 28 (0.60%) Law
12 28 (0.60%) Back Office
12 28 (0.60%) Military
13 17 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.30%) Legal
15 12 (0.26%) Online Betting
16 9 (0.19%) Billing
17 8 (0.17%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2491 (52.99%) Developer
2 657 (13.98%) .NET Developer
3 449 (9.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 393 (8.36%) Senior Developer
5 302 (6.42%) Administrator
6 297 (6.32%) Ruby Developer
7 284 (6.04%) Software Engineer
8 271 (5.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 268 (5.70%) Systems Administrator
10 227 (4.83%) Java Developer
11 211 (4.49%) Web Developer
12 202 (4.30%) Linux Administrator
13 194 (4.13%) Software Developer
14 174 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 145 (3.08%) Analyst
16 139 (2.96%) Tester
16 139 (2.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 130 (2.77%) Junior
18 127 (2.70%) Lead Developer
19 122 (2.60%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1140 (24.25%) HTML
2 1112 (23.65%) .NET
3 1071 (22.78%) CSS
4 964 (20.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 788 (16.76%) ASP.NET
6 784 (16.68%) RESTful
7 689 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 615 (13.08%) jQuery
9 588 (12.51%) ASP.NET Web API
10 577 (12.27%) WCF
11 489 (10.40%) Web Services
12 446 (9.49%) HTML5
13 427 (9.08%) AngularJS
14 379 (8.06%) XML
15 360 (7.66%) .NET Framework
16 310 (6.59%) Entity Framework
17 292 (6.21%) CSS3
18 273 (5.81%) REST
19 250 (5.32%) Backbone.js
20 221 (4.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 363 (7.72%) Computer Science
2 222 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 214 (4.55%) User Experience
4 212 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
5 143 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 139 (2.96%) BBC
7 136 (2.89%) Social Media
8 123 (2.62%) Data Centre
9 89 (1.89%) Algorithms
10 88 (1.87%) Mathematics
11 84 (1.79%) Visualisation
12 72 (1.53%) Replication
13 51 (1.08%) Clustering
14 50 (1.06%) Blackberry
14 50 (1.06%) Public Cloud
15 46 (0.98%) Management Information System
16 41 (0.87%) Statistics
17 35 (0.74%) Digital Media
18 34 (0.72%) Physics
19 30 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1847 (39.29%) Linux
2 603 (12.83%) Windows
3 558 (11.87%) UNIX
4 349 (7.42%) Ubuntu
5 266 (5.66%) CentOS
6 257 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 244 (5.19%) Android
8 237 (5.04%) Apple iOS
9 165 (3.51%) Debian
10 76 (1.62%) Mac OS X
11 61 (1.30%) Solaris
12 42 (0.89%) Windows 7
13 40 (0.85%) Fedora
14 37 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
15 31 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
16 28 (0.60%) CoreOS
17 26 (0.55%) Windows Phone
18 22 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (0.38%) SUSE
20 13 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2590 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1627 (34.61%) TDD
3 1246 (26.50%) BDD
4 1057 (22.48%) MVC
5 1005 (21.38%) DevOps
6 766 (16.29%) OO
7 764 (16.25%) Scrum
8 759 (16.15%) Open Source
9 721 (15.34%) Continuous Integration
10 615 (13.08%) Software Engineering
11 586 (12.47%) Web Application Development
12 566 (12.04%) E-Commerce
13 456 (9.70%) Configuration Management
14 348 (7.40%) Test Automation
15 278 (5.91%) Continuous Delivery
16 273 (5.81%) Web Development
17 238 (5.06%) OOP
18 204 (4.34%) Mentoring
19 184 (3.91%) Kanban
20 177 (3.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2067 (43.97%) Python
2 1706 (36.29%) Java
3 1592 (33.87%) JavaScript
4 1337 (28.44%) C#
5 1042 (22.17%) PHP
6 991 (21.08%) Perl
7 961 (20.44%) SQL
8 655 (13.93%) Bash Shell
9 460 (9.79%) C++
10 240 (5.11%) Scala
11 235 (5.00%) C
12 194 (4.13%) PowerShell
13 169 (3.59%) Groovy
14 166 (3.53%) Shell Script
15 138 (2.94%) Go
16 127 (2.70%) VB.NET
17 105 (2.23%) VB
18 77 (1.64%) Clojure
19 75 (1.60%) Objective-C
20 69 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 556 (11.83%) Degree
2 91 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 73 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 70 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (1.11%) ISEB
6 50 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 43 (0.91%) CCNA
8 40 (0.85%) PhD
9 36 (0.77%) DV Cleared
10 28 (0.60%) AWS Certification
11 22 (0.47%) CCNP
12 11 (0.23%) CCIE
13 10 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.17%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.13%) LPIC
16 6 (0.13%) Linux+ Certification
16 6 (0.13%) RHCE
16 6 (0.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 423 (9.00%) QA
2 45 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (0.47%) SLA
4 21 (0.45%) FISMA
5 16 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.085%) MiFID
7 4 (0.085%) EMIR
8 3 (0.064%) JTAG
9 1 (0.021%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.021%) WCAG
System Software
1 258 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (3.21%) Docker
3 77 (1.64%) Xen
4 69 (1.47%) Varnish
5 62 (1.32%) Active Directory
6 61 (1.30%) KVM
7 52 (1.11%) Hyper-V
8 46 (0.98%) vSphere
9 43 (0.91%) Samba
10 38 (0.81%) Postfix
11 32 (0.68%) XenServer
12 29 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
12 29 (0.62%) iptables
13 23 (0.49%) VirtualBox
14 22 (0.47%) Snort
15 19 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
16 14 (0.30%) NFS
16 14 (0.30%) LXC
17 13 (0.28%) HDFS
18 12 (0.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1009 (21.46%) Puppet
2 851 (18.10%) Opscode Chef
3 306 (6.51%) Nagios
4 290 (6.17%) Ansible
5 168 (3.57%) Salt
6 161 (3.42%) ZABBIX
7 112 (2.38%) Vagrant
8 101 (2.15%) Graphite
9 79 (1.68%) logstash
10 52 (1.11%) Cobbler
11 37 (0.79%) Kibana
12 33 (0.70%) Cacti
13 29 (0.62%) Capistrano
13 29 (0.62%) Ganglia
14 27 (0.57%) Tivoli
15 22 (0.47%) collectd
16 21 (0.45%) Opsview
17 20 (0.43%) Zenoss
17 20 (0.43%) HAProxy
18 18 (0.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 357 (7.59%) VMware
2 328 (6.98%) Oracle
3 293 (6.23%) Red Hat
4 243 (5.17%) Microsoft
5 225 (4.79%) Google
6 184 (3.91%) Facebook
7 123 (2.62%) Cisco
8 108 (2.30%) Apple
9 99 (2.11%) Sony
10 96 (2.04%) Yahoo!
11 74 (1.57%) Rackspace
12 67 (1.43%) Splunk
13 55 (1.17%) Zend
14 47 (1.00%) SaltStack
15 46 (0.98%) New Relic
16 41 (0.87%) HP
17 40 (0.85%) IBM
17 40 (0.85%) hybris
18 29 (0.62%) Twitter
19 28 (0.60%) Sitecore
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Equity and Remote
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £58,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Yoh
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £57,500
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago