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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 122 157 149
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2549 1827 2062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.36% 1.82% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 3.43% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2037 1602 1850
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
55225 53208 59945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.17% 52.95% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 46737 46181 52979
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +27 1566 £55,000 - 175
South East +46 386 £42,500 +6.25% 51
South West +73 149 £40,000 +14.28% 19
East of England +42 147 £40,000 - 40
North West -29 106 £42,500 +20.56% 17
Yorkshire -17 88 £40,000 +6.66% 12
East Midlands +29 54 £38,500 +2.66% 6
West Midlands +11 41 £41,000 +19.70% 5
North East +6 15 £32,500 -16.66% 9
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2368 (46.96%) Python
2 2029 (40.23%) Java
3 1928 (38.23%) Linux
4 1826 (36.21%) JavaScript
5 1642 (32.56%) TDD
6 1453 (28.81%) C#
7 1446 (28.67%) Git (software)
8 1371 (27.19%) HTML
9 1330 (26.37%) PHP
10 1288 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
10 1288 (25.54%) BDD
11 1239 (24.57%) CSS
12 1219 (24.17%) Perl
13 1139 (22.59%) Ruby on Rails
14 1125 (22.31%) MySQL
15 1066 (21.14%) Open Source
16 1033 (20.48%) .NET
17 1021 (20.25%) MVC
18 992 (19.67%) OO
19 976 (19.35%) Puppet
20 925 (18.34%) SQL
21 869 (17.23%) DevOps
22 854 (16.93%) Scrum
23 841 (16.68%) Node.js
24 831 (16.48%) E-Commerce
25 801 (15.88%) SQL Server
26 789 (15.65%) Cucumber
27 770 (15.27%) jQuery
28 769 (15.25%) NoSQL
29 747 (14.81%) Opscode Chef

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 841 (16.68%) Node.js
2 610 (12.10%) Apache
3 351 (6.96%) Tomcat
4 312 (6.19%) nginx
5 257 (5.10%) IIS
6 158 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
7 131 (2.60%) CMS
8 111 (2.20%) Confluence
9 101 (2.00%) OpenStack
10 91 (1.80%) Apache Solr
11 86 (1.71%) WordPress
12 77 (1.53%) Drupal
13 74 (1.47%) WebLogic
14 49 (0.97%) WebSphere
15 36 (0.71%) Jetty
15 36 (0.71%) MS Exchange
16 30 (0.59%) SharePoint
17 29 (0.58%) ColdFusion
18 25 (0.50%) CloudStack
18 25 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 176 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 23 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.44%) MS Office
4 13 (0.26%) SPSS
5 12 (0.24%) Mingle
6 11 (0.22%) CPLEX
7 8 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.12%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 77 (1.53%) Magento
2 33 (0.65%) Shopify
3 24 (0.48%) Google Analytics
4 19 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
5 12 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
6 8 (0.16%) Optimost
7 4 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.079%) Summit
8 2 (0.040%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.020%) Lawson
9 1 (0.020%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.020%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.020%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.020%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 468 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 171 (3.39%) SaaS
2 171 (3.39%) GitHub
3 111 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
4 88 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
5 84 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 60 (1.19%) IaaS
7 50 (0.99%) PaaS
8 40 (0.79%) Joyent
9 33 (0.65%) Heroku
10 32 (0.63%) Amazon S3
11 24 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
12 11 (0.22%) Google Apps
12 11 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
13 10 (0.20%) CloudFront
14 9 (0.18%) Office 365
15 5 (0.099%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.099%) Basecamp
15 5 (0.099%) ElastiCache
15 5 (0.099%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 369 (7.32%) Internet
2 303 (6.01%) TCP/IP
3 260 (5.16%) HTTP
4 191 (3.79%) DNS
5 165 (3.27%) Firewall
6 110 (2.18%) SAN
7 79 (1.57%) IPv4
8 76 (1.51%) DHCP
9 73 (1.45%) SSL
10 68 (1.35%) LDAP
11 58 (1.15%) SNMP
11 58 (1.15%) NAS
12 49 (0.97%) SSH
13 48 (0.95%) IPv6
14 46 (0.91%) VPN
15 44 (0.87%) BIG-IP
16 37 (0.73%) VLAN
17 36 (0.71%) NetScaler
18 32 (0.63%) tcpdump
18 32 (0.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1125 (22.31%) MySQL
2 801 (15.88%) SQL Server
3 769 (15.25%) NoSQL
4 491 (9.74%) MongoDB
5 440 (8.72%) PostgreSQL
6 333 (6.60%) Redis
7 317 (6.29%) Relational Database
8 251 (4.98%) Big Data
9 213 (4.22%) Hadoop
10 172 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 167 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 163 (3.23%) RDBMS
13 105 (2.08%) RavenDB
14 70 (1.39%) CouchDB
15 45 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 45 (0.89%) HBase
16 42 (0.83%) DB2
17 40 (0.79%) MariaDB
18 37 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
19 33 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1446 (28.67%) Git (software)
2 789 (15.65%) Cucumber
3 581 (11.52%) Selenium
4 546 (10.83%) Jenkins
5 360 (7.14%) Subversion
6 331 (6.56%) WebDriver
7 289 (5.73%) JIRA
8 268 (5.31%) TeamCity
9 223 (4.42%) WATIR
10 216 (4.28%) Hudson
11 195 (3.87%) NUnit
12 183 (3.63%) RSpec
13 158 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
13 158 (3.13%) Jasmine
14 153 (3.03%) SpecFlow
15 145 (2.88%) Maven
16 121 (2.40%) ReSharper
17 116 (2.30%) Moq
18 97 (1.92%) JUnit
19 94 (1.86%) Calabash
General
1 584 (11.58%) Finance
2 314 (6.23%) Retail
3 256 (5.08%) Marketing
4 216 (4.28%) Games
5 195 (3.87%) Advertising
6 151 (2.99%) Banking
7 141 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 131 (2.60%) Publishing
9 83 (1.65%) Back Office
10 71 (1.41%) Law
11 47 (0.93%) Investment Banking
12 40 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 32 (0.63%) Automotive
14 30 (0.59%) Front Office
15 29 (0.58%) Electronics
16 21 (0.42%) Manufacturing
17 20 (0.40%) Legal
17 20 (0.40%) Online Betting
18 14 (0.28%) Multimedia
19 13 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2477 (49.12%) Developer
2 517 (10.25%) .NET Developer
3 425 (8.43%) Administrator
4 411 (8.15%) Senior Developer
5 386 (7.65%) Systems Administrator
6 305 (6.05%) Linux Administrator
7 292 (5.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 289 (5.73%) Web Developer
9 265 (5.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 253 (5.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 242 (4.80%) Software Developer
12 237 (4.70%) Ruby Developer
13 236 (4.68%) Tester
14 229 (4.54%) Software Engineer
15 216 (4.28%) Java Developer
16 201 (3.99%) Test Engineer
17 190 (3.77%) Analyst
18 163 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
19 151 (2.99%) QA Engineer
20 140 (2.78%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1371 (27.19%) HTML
2 1239 (24.57%) CSS
3 1139 (22.59%) Ruby on Rails
4 1033 (20.48%) .NET
5 770 (15.27%) jQuery
6 740 (14.67%) ASP.NET
7 686 (13.60%) Web Services
8 663 (13.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 637 (12.63%) RESTful
10 581 (11.52%) HTML5
11 435 (8.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 367 (7.28%) CSS3
13 365 (7.24%) XML
14 364 (7.22%) REST
15 358 (7.10%) AngularJS
16 344 (6.82%) WCF
17 300 (5.95%) LAMP
18 292 (5.79%) Backbone.js
19 213 (4.22%) SOAP
20 207 (4.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1066 (21.14%) Open Source
2 533 (10.57%) Computer Science
3 251 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 173 (3.43%) Social Media
5 129 (2.56%) BBC
6 121 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 110 (2.18%) Clustering
8 97 (1.92%) Digital Media
9 96 (1.90%) Blog
10 77 (1.53%) Mathematics
11 55 (1.09%) Visualisation
12 53 (1.05%) Statistics
13 42 (0.83%) Blackberry
14 37 (0.73%) Management Information System
15 36 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 36 (0.71%) Social Network
16 32 (0.63%) iPhone
17 31 (0.61%) Hedge funds
18 29 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
19 28 (0.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1928 (38.23%) Linux
2 678 (13.44%) Windows
3 549 (10.89%) UNIX
4 375 (7.44%) Android
5 367 (7.28%) Ubuntu
6 341 (6.76%) Apple iOS
7 293 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 283 (5.61%) CentOS
9 203 (4.03%) Debian
10 169 (3.35%) Solaris
11 68 (1.35%) Mac OS X
12 52 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 47 (0.93%) SUSE
14 45 (0.89%) Fedora
15 27 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (0.52%) AIX
17 24 (0.48%) FreeBSD
18 22 (0.44%) Windows 7
19 19 (0.38%) Mac OS
19 19 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1642 (32.56%) TDD
2 1288 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
2 1288 (25.54%) BDD
3 1021 (20.25%) MVC
4 992 (19.67%) OO
5 869 (17.23%) DevOps
6 854 (16.93%) Scrum
7 831 (16.48%) E-Commerce
8 740 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
9 693 (13.74%) Software Engineering
10 388 (7.69%) Web Application Development
11 331 (6.56%) Configuration Management
12 299 (5.93%) Web Development
13 282 (5.59%) Pair Programming
14 259 (5.14%) Test Automation
15 257 (5.10%) OOP
16 248 (4.92%) Automated Testing
17 240 (4.76%) Mentoring
18 231 (4.58%) OOD
19 220 (4.36%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2368 (46.96%) Python
2 2029 (40.23%) Java
3 1826 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 1453 (28.81%) C#
5 1330 (26.37%) PHP
6 1219 (24.17%) Perl
7 925 (18.34%) SQL
8 717 (14.22%) Bash Shell
9 541 (10.73%) C++
10 325 (6.44%) C
11 242 (4.80%) Scala
12 178 (3.53%) PowerShell
13 151 (2.99%) Groovy
14 149 (2.95%) Shell Script
15 133 (2.64%) VB.NET
16 123 (2.44%) Clojure
17 94 (1.86%) F#
18 91 (1.80%) Objective-C
19 77 (1.53%) VB
20 67 (1.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 726 (14.40%) Degree
2 93 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 55 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 55 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 52 (1.03%) CISSP
5 45 (0.89%) ISEB
6 39 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (0.65%) PhD
8 29 (0.58%) CEH
9 27 (0.54%) CCNA
10 22 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (0.38%) RHCE
12 16 (0.32%) MCSD
12 16 (0.32%) MCTS
13 15 (0.30%) LPIC
13 15 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
13 15 (0.30%) MCP
13 15 (0.30%) MCAD
14 12 (0.24%) CCNP
14 12 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 650 (12.89%) QA
2 54 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 35 (0.69%) SLA
4 25 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.22%) HIPAA
6 9 (0.18%) JTAG
6 9 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.059%) WCAG
7 3 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.040%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.040%) WAI
8 2 (0.040%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.020%) Section 508
System Software
1 265 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (2.99%) KVM
3 138 (2.74%) Xen
4 86 (1.71%) Varnish
5 64 (1.27%) NFS
6 63 (1.25%) Snort
7 50 (0.99%) vSphere
8 48 (0.95%) Active Directory
9 39 (0.77%) Hyper-V
10 32 (0.63%) XenServer
11 29 (0.58%) Docker
12 24 (0.48%) VMware ESX
13 20 (0.40%) Postfix
14 19 (0.38%) Nmap
15 17 (0.34%) Sendmail
16 13 (0.26%) VirtualBox
17 12 (0.24%) Squid
18 10 (0.20%) Samba
19 9 (0.18%) vCloud
20 8 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 976 (19.35%) Puppet
2 747 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 371 (7.36%) Nagios
4 158 (3.13%) ZABBIX
5 130 (2.58%) Ansible
6 119 (2.36%) Salt
7 85 (1.69%) Vagrant
8 82 (1.63%) Cacti
9 75 (1.49%) Capistrano
10 74 (1.47%) CFEngine
11 72 (1.43%) logstash
12 56 (1.11%) Ganglia
13 51 (1.01%) Zenoss
14 50 (0.99%) HAProxy
15 41 (0.81%) SCOM
15 41 (0.81%) Opsview
16 23 (0.46%) Munin
16 23 (0.46%) collectd
17 19 (0.38%) StatsD
17 19 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 417 (8.27%) Red Hat
2 388 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 349 (6.92%) VMware
4 323 (6.40%) Oracle
5 237 (4.70%) Facebook
6 214 (4.24%) Google
7 165 (3.27%) JBoss
8 137 (2.72%) Sony
9 129 (2.56%) Apple
10 108 (2.14%) Yahoo!
11 106 (2.10%) Cisco
12 101 (2.00%) Endeca
13 94 (1.86%) Rackspace
14 86 (1.71%) RedPrairie
14 86 (1.71%) Zend
15 76 (1.51%) Twitter
16 72 (1.43%) Citrix
17 70 (1.39%) HP
18 62 (1.23%) F5
19 54 (1.07%) SaltStack
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Zebra People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18k-25k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 22 hours ago