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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 116 134 164
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2597 2383 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.52% 2.13% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 4.02% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2212 2002 1619
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
53118 59214 55423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.54% 52.94% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45540 50491 48197
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 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 5 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 +14 1433 £55,000 - 173
South East +46 487 £45,000 - 35
South West +21 148 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Yorkshire +48 133 £40,000 +6.66% 12
East of England +3 124 £47,500 +18.75% 23
North West -39 104 £40,000 - 16
West Midlands +24 89 £40,000 - 8
East Midlands +51 56 £42,500 +34.92% 7
North East 0 30 £37,500 +6.43% 6
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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 2563 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
2 2030 (43.46%) Python
3 1818 (38.92%) Linux
4 1741 (37.27%) Java
5 1622 (34.72%) Git (software)
6 1585 (33.93%) TDD
7 1582 (33.87%) JavaScript
8 1342 (28.73%) C#
9 1242 (26.59%) BDD
10 1153 (24.68%) HTML
11 1103 (23.61%) .NET
12 1065 (22.80%) PHP
13 1053 (22.54%) CSS
14 1052 (22.52%) MySQL
15 1043 (22.33%) Node.js
16 1040 (22.27%) MVC
17 1034 (22.14%) NoSQL
18 993 (21.26%) Puppet
19 988 (21.15%) Perl
20 954 (20.42%) SQL Server
21 952 (20.38%) DevOps
22 946 (20.25%) SQL
23 930 (19.91%) Ruby on Rails
24 832 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
25 798 (17.08%) OO
26 778 (16.66%) RESTful
27 765 (16.38%) ASP.NET
28 764 (16.36%) Scrum
28 764 (16.36%) Open Source
29 737 (15.78%) Continuous Integration

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 1043 (22.33%) Node.js
2 428 (9.16%) Apache
3 315 (6.74%) nginx
4 253 (5.42%) Tomcat
5 190 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
6 166 (3.55%) OpenStack
7 136 (2.91%) IIS
8 106 (2.27%) CMS
9 92 (1.97%) JBoss
10 65 (1.39%) Confluence
11 64 (1.37%) Apache Solr
12 61 (1.31%) Drupal
13 49 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
14 44 (0.94%) Apache Spark
15 43 (0.92%) WordPress
16 42 (0.90%) WebLogic
17 38 (0.81%) WebSphere
18 35 (0.75%) Apache Pig
19 25 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
20 24 (0.51%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 74 (1.58%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.24%) MS Office
5 7 (0.15%) SPSS
6 5 (0.11%) CPLEX
7 4 (0.086%) Mingle
8 2 (0.043%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.021%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.021%) HipChat
9 1 (0.021%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.021%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 21 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.41%) Magento
3 11 (0.24%) Shopify
4 9 (0.19%) Sophis RISQUE
5 7 (0.15%) Cordys
6 2 (0.043%) SunGard GMI
6 2 (0.043%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.021%) Tridion
7 1 (0.021%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.021%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.021%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.021%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 705 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (2.95%) SaaS
3 123 (2.63%) GitHub
4 115 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 104 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
6 93 (1.99%) IaaS
7 84 (1.80%) PaaS
8 70 (1.50%) Amazon S3
9 69 (1.48%) Heroku
10 67 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
11 32 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
13 28 (0.60%) SoftLayer
14 19 (0.41%) Google Analytics
15 18 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 18 (0.39%) AWS OpsWorks
16 15 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
16 15 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
17 14 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
18 11 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 318 (6.81%) Internet
2 187 (4.00%) HTTP
3 171 (3.66%) Firewall
4 169 (3.62%) DNS
5 154 (3.30%) TCP/IP
6 95 (2.03%) SAN
7 81 (1.73%) VPN
8 60 (1.28%) WAN
8 60 (1.28%) BGP
9 58 (1.24%) Network Security
10 53 (1.13%) iSCSI
10 53 (1.13%) LAN
11 47 (1.01%) OSPF
12 42 (0.90%) IPsec
13 39 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
13 39 (0.83%) VoIP
14 38 (0.81%) LDAP
14 38 (0.81%) DHCP
15 36 (0.77%) IPv6
16 34 (0.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1052 (22.52%) MySQL
2 1034 (22.14%) NoSQL
3 954 (20.42%) SQL Server
4 601 (12.87%) MongoDB
5 453 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
6 353 (7.56%) Relational Database
7 275 (5.89%) Redis
8 258 (5.52%) Big Data
9 200 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 188 (4.02%) Hadoop
11 135 (2.89%) RDBMS
12 76 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 71 (1.52%) CouchDB
14 60 (1.28%) Oracle Database
15 40 (0.86%) Couchbase
16 37 (0.79%) Apache Hive
17 36 (0.77%) Data Mining
18 34 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
19 32 (0.69%) HBase
20 30 (0.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1622 (34.72%) Git (software)
2 697 (14.92%) Jenkins
3 542 (11.60%) Cucumber
4 514 (11.00%) Selenium
5 378 (8.09%) Subversion
6 253 (5.42%) WebDriver
7 229 (4.90%) RSpec
7 229 (4.90%) JIRA
8 224 (4.80%) TeamCity
9 174 (3.73%) Maven
10 153 (3.28%) Hudson
11 151 (3.23%) JUnit
12 127 (2.72%) NUnit
13 126 (2.70%) Calabash
14 106 (2.27%) SpecFlow
15 105 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
16 100 (2.14%) Jasmine
17 86 (1.84%) JMeter
18 73 (1.56%) Appium
19 67 (1.43%) WATIR
General
1 409 (8.76%) Finance
2 193 (4.13%) Marketing
3 185 (3.96%) Games
4 162 (3.47%) Retail
5 125 (2.68%) Advertising
6 92 (1.97%) Publishing
7 76 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.24%) Banking
9 44 (0.94%) Automotive
10 39 (0.83%) Law
11 31 (0.66%) Electronics
12 30 (0.64%) Back Office
13 25 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 22 (0.47%) Military
15 17 (0.36%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.24%) Billing
17 10 (0.21%) Legal
18 9 (0.19%) Investment Banking
18 9 (0.19%) Online Betting
19 7 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2412 (51.64%) Developer
2 643 (13.77%) .NET Developer
3 426 (9.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 351 (7.51%) Senior Developer
5 313 (6.70%) Administrator
6 302 (6.47%) Software Engineer
7 288 (6.17%) Ruby Developer
8 287 (6.14%) Systems Administrator
9 229 (4.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 217 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
11 214 (4.58%) Java Developer
12 197 (4.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 190 (4.07%) Software Developer
14 189 (4.05%) Web Developer
15 150 (3.21%) Analyst
16 147 (3.15%) Tester
17 132 (2.83%) Lead Developer
18 130 (2.78%) Architect
19 127 (2.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
20 126 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1153 (24.68%) HTML
2 1103 (23.61%) .NET
3 1053 (22.54%) CSS
4 930 (19.91%) Ruby on Rails
5 778 (16.66%) RESTful
6 765 (16.38%) ASP.NET
7 667 (14.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 605 (12.95%) jQuery
9 577 (12.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 559 (11.97%) WCF
11 536 (11.48%) Web Services
12 447 (9.57%) HTML5
13 436 (9.33%) AngularJS
14 392 (8.39%) XML
15 324 (6.94%) .NET Framework
16 291 (6.23%) CSS3
17 288 (6.17%) Entity Framework
18 267 (5.72%) REST
19 254 (5.44%) Backbone.js
20 207 (4.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 764 (16.36%) Open Source
2 383 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 242 (5.18%) User Experience
4 232 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 196 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
6 145 (3.10%) Social Media
7 136 (2.91%) BBC
8 131 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
9 87 (1.86%) Replication
10 85 (1.82%) Algorithms
11 84 (1.80%) Mathematics
12 76 (1.63%) Visualisation
13 54 (1.16%) Public Cloud
14 53 (1.13%) Management Information System
15 48 (1.03%) Clustering
16 42 (0.90%) Blackberry
17 40 (0.86%) Statistics
18 33 (0.71%) Digital Media
19 32 (0.69%) iPhone
20 31 (0.66%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1818 (38.92%) Linux
2 619 (13.25%) Windows
3 539 (11.54%) UNIX
4 322 (6.89%) Ubuntu
5 274 (5.87%) CentOS
6 261 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 259 (5.54%) Android
7 259 (5.54%) Apple iOS
8 173 (3.70%) Debian
9 81 (1.73%) Mac OS X
10 65 (1.39%) Solaris
11 45 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 43 (0.92%) Windows 7
13 42 (0.90%) Fedora
14 33 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (0.69%) Windows Phone
16 22 (0.47%) CoreOS
17 19 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (0.34%) SUSE
19 11 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2563 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1585 (33.93%) TDD
3 1242 (26.59%) BDD
4 1040 (22.27%) MVC
5 952 (20.38%) DevOps
6 798 (17.08%) OO
7 764 (16.36%) Scrum
8 737 (15.78%) Continuous Integration
9 607 (13.00%) Software Engineering
10 599 (12.82%) E-Commerce
11 567 (12.14%) Web Application Development
12 428 (9.16%) Configuration Management
13 354 (7.58%) Test Automation
14 270 (5.78%) Continuous Delivery
15 247 (5.29%) Web Development
16 243 (5.20%) OOP
17 208 (4.45%) Mentoring
18 198 (4.24%) Automated Testing
19 184 (3.94%) Kanban
20 154 (3.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2030 (43.46%) Python
2 1741 (37.27%) Java
3 1582 (33.87%) JavaScript
4 1342 (28.73%) C#
5 1065 (22.80%) PHP
6 988 (21.15%) Perl
7 946 (20.25%) SQL
8 634 (13.57%) Bash Shell
9 446 (9.55%) C++
10 233 (4.99%) Scala
11 216 (4.62%) C
12 187 (4.00%) PowerShell
13 168 (3.60%) Shell Script
14 163 (3.49%) Groovy
15 124 (2.65%) Go
16 118 (2.53%) VB.NET
17 92 (1.97%) VB
18 87 (1.86%) Objective-C
19 80 (1.71%) Clojure
20 67 (1.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 563 (12.05%) Degree
2 82 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 65 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 62 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (1.26%) ISEB
6 52 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 39 (0.83%) CCNA
8 37 (0.79%) PhD
9 34 (0.73%) AWS Certification
10 32 (0.69%) DV Cleared
11 17 (0.36%) CCNP
12 11 (0.24%) CCIE
13 10 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.17%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.13%) Linux+ Certification
15 6 (0.13%) LPIC
15 6 (0.13%) RHCE
16 5 (0.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 460 (9.85%) QA
2 53 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 26 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (0.56%) FISMA
4 22 (0.47%) SLA
5 15 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.086%) JTAG
7 4 (0.086%) MiFID
7 4 (0.086%) EMIR
8 2 (0.043%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.021%) WCAG
System Software
1 256 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (2.93%) Docker
3 75 (1.61%) Varnish
3 75 (1.61%) Xen
4 70 (1.50%) Active Directory
5 64 (1.37%) KVM
6 56 (1.20%) vSphere
7 46 (0.98%) Hyper-V
8 40 (0.86%) Samba
9 36 (0.77%) Postfix
10 34 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 34 (0.73%) XenServer
11 22 (0.47%) iptables
12 20 (0.43%) VirtualBox
12 20 (0.43%) Snort
13 16 (0.34%) vCloud
14 15 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
14 15 (0.32%) VMware ESX
15 13 (0.28%) Firmware
15 13 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 993 (21.26%) Puppet
2 832 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
3 316 (6.77%) Nagios
4 273 (5.84%) Ansible
5 184 (3.94%) ZABBIX
6 162 (3.47%) Salt
7 125 (2.68%) Vagrant
8 108 (2.31%) Graphite
9 88 (1.88%) logstash
10 57 (1.22%) Cobbler
11 43 (0.92%) Cacti
12 38 (0.81%) Kibana
13 31 (0.66%) Ganglia
13 31 (0.66%) Tivoli
14 27 (0.58%) collectd
15 26 (0.56%) HAProxy
15 26 (0.56%) Capistrano
16 21 (0.45%) Zenoss
16 21 (0.45%) Opsview
17 18 (0.39%) SELinux
Vendors
1 367 (7.86%) VMware
2 320 (6.85%) Red Hat
3 304 (6.51%) Oracle
4 242 (5.18%) Google
5 240 (5.14%) Microsoft
6 200 (4.28%) Facebook
7 134 (2.87%) Cisco
8 113 (2.42%) Apple
9 104 (2.23%) Sony
10 99 (2.12%) Yahoo!
11 71 (1.52%) Rackspace
12 70 (1.50%) Splunk
13 62 (1.33%) Zend
14 56 (1.20%) HP
15 45 (0.96%) SaltStack
16 41 (0.88%) New Relic
17 39 (0.83%) Twitter
17 39 (0.83%) hybris
18 38 (0.81%) IBM
19 31 (0.66%) Juniper
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 38 minutes ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 39 minutes ago
London
Venn Group
Posted: 39 minutes ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bens, bonus, equity
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ashford, Kent
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Holiday, flex working, equipment, te
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum 25-28 days healthcare, flexi working
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, pension, cycle to work, gym/e
Posted: 3 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits dependant on skills
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £85000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 4 hours ago