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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 134 140 143
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2283 2178 2224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.17% 2.13% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% 3.97% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1995 1870 1987
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
52955 54800 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 46683 53439
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +2 1279 £55,000 - 134
South East +52 364 £42,500 - 34
South West -3 153 £45,000 +12.49% 16
East of England +35 119 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Yorkshire +18 117 £47,500 +39.70% 15
North West -41 110 £40,000 - 18
East Midlands +71 52 £40,000 +6.66% 5
North East +25 46 £37,500 -16.66% 2
West Midlands -39 43 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2628 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2150 (44.62%) Python
3 1854 (38.47%) Java
4 1816 (37.68%) Linux
5 1674 (34.74%) TDD
6 1669 (34.63%) JavaScript
7 1618 (33.58%) Git (software)
8 1523 (31.60%) C#
9 1435 (29.78%) BDD
10 1239 (25.71%) HTML
11 1126 (23.37%) PHP
12 1120 (23.24%) MVC
13 1116 (23.16%) .NET
14 1080 (22.41%) CSS
15 1049 (21.77%) MySQL
16 1046 (21.71%) Perl
17 1036 (21.50%) Node.js
18 1022 (21.21%) NoSQL
19 1020 (21.17%) Puppet
20 994 (20.63%) OO
20 994 (20.63%) SQL Server
21 947 (19.65%) DevOps
22 934 (19.38%) Open Source
23 926 (19.22%) Ruby on Rails
24 891 (18.49%) SQL
25 886 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
26 853 (17.70%) Scrum
27 841 (17.45%) ASP.NET
28 827 (17.16%) RESTful
29 805 (16.70%) E-Commerce

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1036 (21.50%) Node.js
2 496 (10.29%) Apache
3 399 (8.28%) nginx
4 316 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 225 (4.67%) IIS
6 156 (3.24%) Confluence
7 141 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
8 131 (2.72%) OpenStack
9 120 (2.49%) CMS
10 109 (2.26%) JBoss
11 105 (2.18%) WordPress
12 90 (1.87%) Apache Solr
13 60 (1.25%) WebLogic
14 57 (1.18%) Drupal
15 53 (1.10%) Jetty
16 31 (0.64%) CloudStack
16 31 (0.64%) Apache Pig
17 30 (0.62%) WebSphere
18 24 (0.50%) SAS
19 23 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 170 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.50%) SPSS
3 18 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.35%) MS Office
5 14 (0.29%) CPLEX
6 13 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.25%) Mingle
8 7 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.021%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.021%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 43 (0.89%) Shopify
2 34 (0.71%) Magento
3 25 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 13 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.062%) Summit
7 2 (0.042%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.021%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.021%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.021%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 428 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
2 211 (4.38%) GitHub
3 112 (2.32%) SaaS
4 102 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
5 101 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 93 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
7 67 (1.39%) IaaS
8 61 (1.27%) Amazon S3
9 60 (1.25%) PaaS
10 32 (0.66%) SoftLayer
11 31 (0.64%) Heroku
12 25 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
13 18 (0.37%) Joyent
14 16 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
15 13 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
16 12 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
17 8 (0.17%) Trello
18 7 (0.15%) OpenShift
18 7 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 7 (0.15%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 368 (7.64%) Internet
2 257 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 195 (4.05%) HTTP
4 152 (3.15%) DNS
5 140 (2.91%) Firewall
6 103 (2.14%) SAN
7 57 (1.18%) VPN
8 56 (1.16%) IPv4
9 53 (1.10%) DHCP
10 51 (1.06%) IPv6
11 48 (1.00%) LDAP
12 41 (0.85%) SSL
13 37 (0.77%) Network Security
14 36 (0.75%) iSCSI
14 36 (0.75%) NAS
14 36 (0.75%) WAN
15 33 (0.68%) IPsec
15 33 (0.68%) BIG-IP
16 32 (0.66%) SSH
16 32 (0.66%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1049 (21.77%) MySQL
2 1022 (21.21%) NoSQL
3 994 (20.63%) SQL Server
4 578 (11.99%) MongoDB
5 439 (9.11%) PostgreSQL
6 314 (6.52%) Redis
7 310 (6.43%) Big Data
8 300 (6.23%) Relational Database
9 257 (5.33%) Hadoop
10 188 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 131 (2.72%) RDBMS
12 102 (2.12%) RavenDB
13 57 (1.18%) Data Mining
14 51 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
15 44 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
16 43 (0.89%) CouchDB
16 43 (0.89%) MariaDB
17 39 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
18 37 (0.77%) Oracle Database
19 28 (0.58%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1618 (33.58%) Git (software)
2 723 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 627 (13.01%) Jenkins
4 504 (10.46%) Selenium
5 386 (8.01%) TeamCity
6 332 (6.89%) Subversion
6 332 (6.89%) JIRA
7 298 (6.18%) WebDriver
8 261 (5.42%) NUnit
9 235 (4.88%) Hudson
10 227 (4.71%) WATIR
11 201 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
12 200 (4.15%) RSpec
13 181 (3.76%) SpecFlow
14 160 (3.32%) Jasmine
15 155 (3.22%) Maven
16 145 (3.01%) Moq
17 119 (2.47%) Calabash
18 114 (2.37%) ReSharper
18 114 (2.37%) CruiseControl
General
1 503 (10.44%) Finance
2 275 (5.71%) Retail
3 260 (5.40%) Games
4 201 (4.17%) Advertising
5 199 (4.13%) Marketing
6 137 (2.84%) Publishing
7 119 (2.47%) Banking
8 104 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 89 (1.85%) Back Office
10 61 (1.27%) Law
11 30 (0.62%) Investment Banking
12 27 (0.56%) Electronics
13 20 (0.42%) Automotive
14 19 (0.39%) Front Office
15 18 (0.37%) Manufacturing
16 17 (0.35%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.29%) Aerospace
18 13 (0.27%) Music Industry
19 10 (0.21%) Multimedia
20 8 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2387 (49.53%) Developer
2 623 (12.93%) .NET Developer
3 420 (8.72%) Administrator
4 376 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
5 339 (7.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 331 (6.87%) Linux Administrator
7 327 (6.79%) Senior Developer
8 283 (5.87%) Ruby Developer
9 268 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 249 (5.17%) Web Developer
11 204 (4.23%) Tester
12 203 (4.21%) Java Developer
13 197 (4.09%) Software Engineer
14 182 (3.78%) Software Developer
15 176 (3.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
16 160 (3.32%) Test Engineer
17 158 (3.28%) PHP Developer
18 151 (3.13%) Analyst
19 138 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
20 129 (2.68%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1239 (25.71%) HTML
2 1116 (23.16%) .NET
3 1080 (22.41%) CSS
4 926 (19.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 841 (17.45%) ASP.NET
6 827 (17.16%) RESTful
7 776 (16.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 714 (14.82%) jQuery
9 625 (12.97%) Web Services
10 563 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web API
11 546 (11.33%) HTML5
12 498 (10.33%) WCF
13 442 (9.17%) AngularJS
14 352 (7.30%) REST
15 337 (6.99%) XML
16 321 (6.66%) CSS3
17 310 (6.43%) LAMP
18 297 (6.16%) .NET Framework
19 272 (5.64%) Backbone.js
20 262 (5.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 934 (19.38%) Open Source
2 424 (8.80%) Computer Science
3 335 (6.95%) User Experience
4 198 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 146 (3.03%) Social Media
6 143 (2.97%) BBC
7 116 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
8 113 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
9 106 (2.20%) Algorithms
10 88 (1.83%) Digital Media
11 85 (1.76%) Blog
12 70 (1.45%) Clustering
13 61 (1.27%) Mathematics
14 57 (1.18%) Statistics
15 54 (1.12%) Replication
15 54 (1.12%) Visualisation
16 43 (0.89%) Data Structures
16 43 (0.89%) Blackberry
17 39 (0.81%) Management Information System
18 29 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1816 (37.68%) Linux
2 684 (14.19%) Windows
3 524 (10.87%) UNIX
4 295 (6.12%) Ubuntu
5 279 (5.79%) CentOS
6 262 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 230 (4.77%) Android
7 230 (4.77%) Apple iOS
8 188 (3.90%) Debian
9 138 (2.86%) Solaris
10 62 (1.29%) Mac OS X
11 49 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 44 (0.91%) Fedora
13 31 (0.64%) SUSE
14 27 (0.56%) Windows Phone
15 24 (0.50%) Windows 7
16 20 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (0.39%) AIX
18 14 (0.29%) Mac OS
19 12 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2628 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1674 (34.74%) TDD
3 1435 (29.78%) BDD
4 1120 (23.24%) MVC
5 994 (20.63%) OO
6 947 (19.65%) DevOps
7 853 (17.70%) Scrum
8 805 (16.70%) E-Commerce
9 786 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
10 561 (11.64%) Software Engineering
11 523 (10.85%) Web Application Development
12 371 (7.70%) Configuration Management
13 287 (5.96%) Pair Programming
14 258 (5.35%) Web Development
15 252 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
16 250 (5.19%) OOP
17 248 (5.15%) OOD
18 244 (5.06%) Automated Testing
19 238 (4.94%) Test Automation
20 236 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2150 (44.62%) Python
2 1854 (38.47%) Java
3 1669 (34.63%) JavaScript
4 1523 (31.60%) C#
5 1126 (23.37%) PHP
6 1046 (21.71%) Perl
7 891 (18.49%) SQL
8 660 (13.70%) Bash Shell
9 445 (9.23%) C++
10 224 (4.65%) C
11 210 (4.36%) Scala
12 194 (4.03%) Shell Script
13 170 (3.53%) PowerShell
14 157 (3.26%) VB.NET
15 133 (2.76%) Groovy
16 111 (2.30%) Clojure
17 79 (1.64%) Objective-C
18 74 (1.54%) F#
19 69 (1.43%) VB
20 63 (1.31%) Golang
Qualifications
1 600 (12.45%) Degree
2 78 (1.62%) ISTQB
3 74 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 67 (1.39%) ISEB
5 57 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 56 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
7 54 (1.12%) CCNA
8 26 (0.54%) PhD
9 25 (0.52%) AWS Certification
10 17 (0.35%) CISSP
11 16 (0.33%) CEH
12 11 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.23%) Linux+ Certification
13 10 (0.21%) RHCE
13 10 (0.21%) LPIC
13 10 (0.21%) RHCSA
14 7 (0.15%) DV Cleared
14 7 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 7 (0.15%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 7 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 499 (10.35%) QA
2 47 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 42 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.29%) SLA
5 8 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.15%) JTAG
7 6 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.062%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.021%) WAI
System Software
1 285 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 146 (3.03%) KVM
3 107 (2.22%) Xen
4 94 (1.95%) Varnish
5 69 (1.43%) vSphere
6 59 (1.22%) Docker
7 46 (0.95%) Hyper-V
7 46 (0.95%) Snort
8 45 (0.93%) Active Directory
9 39 (0.81%) NFS
10 35 (0.73%) XenServer
11 28 (0.58%) LXC
12 22 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (0.46%) Postfix
12 22 (0.46%) Samba
13 15 (0.31%) VMware ESX
14 13 (0.27%) Firmware
15 12 (0.25%) vCloud
16 10 (0.21%) VirtualBox
16 10 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1020 (21.17%) Puppet
2 886 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
3 394 (8.18%) Nagios
4 245 (5.08%) Ansible
5 190 (3.94%) ZABBIX
6 157 (3.26%) Salt
7 148 (3.07%) Vagrant
8 128 (2.66%) Graphite
9 90 (1.87%) Cacti
10 78 (1.62%) logstash
11 53 (1.10%) Ganglia
12 48 (1.00%) HAProxy
13 42 (0.87%) Capistrano
14 40 (0.83%) CFEngine
15 33 (0.68%) Cobbler
16 32 (0.66%) Opsview
17 31 (0.64%) collectd
18 27 (0.56%) Zenoss
19 25 (0.52%) Tivoli
20 23 (0.48%) Munin
Vendors
1 381 (7.91%) VMware
2 363 (7.53%) Red Hat
3 295 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 232 (4.81%) Facebook
5 228 (4.73%) Oracle
6 213 (4.42%) Google
7 145 (3.01%) Sony
8 125 (2.59%) Apple
9 110 (2.28%) Cisco
10 101 (2.10%) Yahoo!
11 96 (1.99%) Endeca
12 95 (1.97%) RedPrairie
13 93 (1.93%) Zend
14 92 (1.91%) HP
15 56 (1.16%) Rackspace
16 49 (1.02%) Twitter
17 46 (0.95%) Akamai
17 46 (0.95%) SaltStack
18 44 (0.91%) New Relic
19 43 (0.89%) Splunk
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + equity, + relocation
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 25% Bonus + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday