The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 137 154 146
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2342 1935 2096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.07% 1.86% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 3.46% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1694 1849
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59968 55872 64189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.06% 53.69% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50931 48463 56969
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Ruby
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -12 1442 £55,000 - 172
South East +90 344 £45,000 +5.88% 47
North West -16 156 £40,000 +14.28% 13
East of England +35 132 £40,000 - 17
South West +57 97 £37,500 +19.04% 22
Yorkshire +44 95 £35,000 +7.69% 15
West Midlands +13 46 £41,250 -8.33% 7
North East +5 21 £35,232 +28.11% 2
East Midlands - 12 £31,500 -
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2029 (44.89%) Java
2 1961 (43.38%) Python
3 1847 (40.86%) JavaScript
4 1670 (36.95%) Linux
5 1418 (31.37%) HTML
6 1411 (31.22%) TDD
7 1366 (30.22%) C#
8 1286 (28.45%) CSS
9 1238 (27.39%) PHP
10 1228 (27.17%) Ruby on Rails
11 1083 (23.96%) Git (software)
12 1072 (23.72%) .NET
13 1051 (23.25%) Perl
14 1040 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
15 1010 (22.35%) MySQL
16 946 (20.93%) SQL
17 897 (19.85%) MVC
17 897 (19.85%) BDD
18 887 (19.62%) Open Source
19 876 (19.38%) Puppet
20 873 (19.31%) Web Services
21 815 (18.03%) jQuery
22 810 (17.92%) OO
23 777 (17.19%) Scrum
24 746 (16.50%) E-Commerce
25 717 (15.86%) Software Engineering
26 713 (15.77%) NoSQL
27 632 (13.98%) Degree
28 631 (13.96%) Opscode Chef
29 625 (13.83%) Cucumber

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 536 (11.86%) Apache
2 519 (11.48%) Node.js
3 332 (7.35%) Tomcat
4 210 (4.65%) nginx
5 161 (3.56%) CMS
6 126 (2.79%) IIS
7 101 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
8 86 (1.90%) Drupal
9 66 (1.46%) Apache Solr
9 66 (1.46%) OpenStack
10 63 (1.39%) WordPress
11 54 (1.19%) WebSphere
12 52 (1.15%) Jetty
13 37 (0.82%) SharePoint
14 36 (0.80%) Confluence
15 35 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
16 33 (0.73%) Umbraco
16 33 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
17 32 (0.71%) WebLogic
18 26 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 159 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 62 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 38 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 36 (0.80%) MS Office
5 9 (0.20%) Mingle
6 4 (0.088%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.022%) SPSS
8 1 (0.022%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 81 (1.79%) Magento
2 19 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
3 12 (0.27%) Summit
4 10 (0.22%) Shopify
5 9 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.066%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.044%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.044%) Lawson
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 575 (12.72%) Amazon AWS
2 190 (4.20%) SaaS
3 154 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
4 132 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 103 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
6 65 (1.44%) GitHub
7 57 (1.26%) PaaS
8 56 (1.24%) Heroku
9 46 (1.02%) IaaS
10 43 (0.95%) Amazon S3
11 34 (0.75%) Joyent
12 18 (0.40%) Engine Yard
13 16 (0.35%) Google Apps
14 14 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
15 10 (0.22%) CloudFront
16 9 (0.20%) Route 53
17 6 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
18 5 (0.11%) Office 365
18 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
18 5 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 396 (8.76%) Internet
2 241 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 209 (4.62%) HTTP
4 156 (3.45%) SAN
5 154 (3.41%) Firewall
6 152 (3.36%) DNS
7 116 (2.57%) NAS
8 79 (1.75%) LDAP
9 58 (1.28%) SSL
10 57 (1.26%) DHCP
11 47 (1.04%) VLAN
12 42 (0.93%) SSH
13 38 (0.84%) VPN
14 37 (0.82%) AMQP
15 36 (0.80%) iSCSI
16 34 (0.75%) tcpdump
17 32 (0.71%) Network Security
18 29 (0.64%) SNMP
18 29 (0.64%) Wireshark
19 26 (0.58%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1010 (22.35%) MySQL
2 713 (15.77%) NoSQL
3 543 (12.01%) SQL Server
4 504 (11.15%) MongoDB
5 360 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
6 277 (6.13%) Relational Database
7 237 (5.24%) Redis
8 233 (5.15%) Big Data
9 203 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 196 (4.34%) Hadoop
11 156 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 138 (3.05%) RDBMS
13 84 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 80 (1.77%) CouchDB
15 55 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (1.06%) Apache Hive
17 46 (1.02%) HBase
18 36 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 32 (0.71%) MariaDB
20 31 (0.69%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1083 (23.96%) Git (software)
2 625 (13.83%) Cucumber
3 478 (10.58%) Selenium
4 404 (8.94%) Subversion
5 384 (8.50%) Jenkins
6 187 (4.14%) RSpec
7 178 (3.94%) Hudson
8 175 (3.87%) WebDriver
9 169 (3.74%) Maven
10 132 (2.92%) JIRA
11 129 (2.85%) Visual Studio
12 126 (2.79%) JUnit
13 122 (2.70%) SpecFlow
14 119 (2.63%) TeamCity
15 92 (2.04%) Jasmine
16 91 (2.01%) NUnit
17 75 (1.66%) Calabash
18 74 (1.64%) WATIR
19 64 (1.42%) Ant
19 64 (1.42%) PhantomJS
General
1 501 (11.08%) Finance
2 232 (5.13%) Games
3 222 (4.91%) Marketing
4 198 (4.38%) Retail
5 125 (2.77%) Advertising
6 107 (2.37%) Banking
7 104 (2.30%) Publishing
8 101 (2.23%) Telecoms
9 91 (2.01%) Law
10 43 (0.95%) Online Betting
11 35 (0.77%) Back Office
12 32 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 28 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 27 (0.60%) Legal
14 27 (0.60%) Front Office
15 24 (0.53%) Automotive
16 20 (0.44%) Electronics
17 17 (0.38%) Billing
18 10 (0.22%) Music Industry
19 9 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2470 (54.65%) Developer
2 508 (11.24%) Senior Developer
3 411 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 388 (8.58%) .NET Developer
5 309 (6.84%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 297 (6.57%) Software Engineer
7 278 (6.15%) Administrator
8 270 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
9 269 (5.95%) Java Developer
10 254 (5.62%) Linux Administrator
11 243 (5.38%) Software Developer
12 236 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
13 222 (4.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 195 (4.31%) Ruby Developer
15 190 (4.20%) Tester
16 177 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
17 170 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
18 169 (3.74%) PHP Developer
19 160 (3.54%) Analyst
20 149 (3.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1418 (31.37%) HTML
2 1286 (28.45%) CSS
3 1228 (27.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 1072 (23.72%) .NET
5 873 (19.31%) Web Services
6 815 (18.03%) jQuery
7 623 (13.78%) HTML5
8 618 (13.67%) ASP.NET
9 486 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 460 (10.18%) RESTful
11 455 (10.07%) XML
12 437 (9.67%) CSS3
13 420 (9.29%) REST
14 280 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 257 (5.69%) WCF
16 244 (5.40%) Spring
17 223 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 218 (4.82%) SOAP
18 218 (4.82%) Backbone.js
19 216 (4.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 887 (19.62%) Open Source
2 468 (10.35%) Computer Science
3 263 (5.82%) Mobile App
4 139 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 135 (2.99%) Social Media
6 98 (2.17%) Clustering
7 95 (2.10%) Social Network
8 79 (1.75%) BBC
8 79 (1.75%) Digital Media
9 60 (1.33%) Online Games
10 59 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
11 56 (1.24%) Mathematics
12 54 (1.19%) Blog
13 48 (1.06%) Derivative
14 44 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
15 41 (0.91%) Blackberry
16 40 (0.88%) W3C
17 36 (0.80%) iPhone
18 27 (0.60%) Device Driver
18 27 (0.60%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1670 (36.95%) Linux
2 602 (13.32%) UNIX
3 545 (12.06%) Windows
4 428 (9.47%) Android
5 395 (8.74%) Apple iOS
6 304 (6.73%) Ubuntu
7 257 (5.69%) CentOS
8 239 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 171 (3.78%) Debian
10 83 (1.84%) Solaris
11 71 (1.57%) Mac OS X
12 38 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (0.60%) SUSE
14 22 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (0.46%) FreeBSD
16 18 (0.40%) Windows Phone
17 15 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
18 14 (0.31%) Mac OS
19 13 (0.29%) AIX
20 11 (0.24%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1411 (31.22%) TDD
2 1040 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
3 897 (19.85%) MVC
3 897 (19.85%) BDD
4 810 (17.92%) OO
5 777 (17.19%) Scrum
6 746 (16.50%) E-Commerce
7 717 (15.86%) Software Engineering
8 582 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
9 356 (7.88%) Web Development
10 333 (7.37%) OOP
11 263 (5.82%) Web Application Development
12 249 (5.51%) Unit Testing
13 241 (5.33%) Kanban
14 240 (5.31%) Configuration Management
15 239 (5.29%) Test Automation
16 213 (4.71%) Automated Testing
17 200 (4.42%) Pair Programming
18 175 (3.87%) SOA
19 164 (3.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2029 (44.89%) Java
2 1961 (43.38%) Python
3 1847 (40.86%) JavaScript
4 1366 (30.22%) C#
5 1238 (27.39%) PHP
6 1051 (23.25%) Perl
7 946 (20.93%) SQL
8 519 (11.48%) Bash Shell
9 435 (9.62%) C++
10 369 (8.16%) Scala
11 221 (4.89%) C
12 166 (3.67%) Shell Script
13 154 (3.41%) Clojure
14 148 (3.27%) Erlang
15 143 (3.16%) F#
16 125 (2.77%) Groovy
17 121 (2.68%) PowerShell
18 115 (2.54%) Objective-C
19 95 (2.10%) VB
20 84 (1.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 632 (13.98%) Degree
2 70 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 40 (0.88%) CISSP
4 39 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (0.80%) RHCE
6 35 (0.77%) ISEB
7 33 (0.73%) MCP
7 33 (0.73%) MCAD
7 33 (0.73%) MCSD
7 33 (0.73%) MCTS
8 32 (0.71%) ISTQB
9 31 (0.69%) CEH
10 29 (0.64%) SC Cleared
11 24 (0.53%) OSCP
12 21 (0.46%) PhD
12 21 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (0.44%) OSCE
14 18 (0.40%) CCNA
15 16 (0.35%) DV Cleared
16 15 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 481 (10.64%) QA
2 48 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 25 (0.55%) SLA
4 20 (0.44%) HIPAA
5 18 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.044%) WAI
7 2 (0.044%) JTAG
8 1 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.022%) WCAG
8 1 (0.022%) COBIT
System Software
1 161 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (1.81%) Varnish
3 77 (1.70%) KVM
3 77 (1.70%) Xen
4 74 (1.64%) Active Directory
5 68 (1.50%) NFS
6 36 (0.80%) Snort
7 30 (0.66%) vSphere
8 25 (0.55%) Postfix
9 24 (0.53%) Nmap
10 21 (0.46%) Sendmail
11 20 (0.44%) VMware ESX
12 18 (0.40%) XenServer
13 15 (0.33%) vCloud
14 14 (0.31%) VirtualBox
15 13 (0.29%) Hyper-V
16 11 (0.24%) Squid
17 6 (0.13%) Docker
18 3 (0.066%) VMware ESXi
18 3 (0.066%) Samba
Systems Management
1 876 (19.38%) Puppet
2 631 (13.96%) Opscode Chef
3 274 (6.06%) Nagios
4 89 (1.97%) Vagrant
5 88 (1.95%) ZABBIX
6 65 (1.44%) CFEngine
7 58 (1.28%) Capistrano
8 47 (1.04%) HAProxy
9 40 (0.88%) Ansible
10 38 (0.84%) Cobbler
11 35 (0.77%) Ganglia
12 34 (0.75%) SCOM
13 30 (0.66%) Cacti
14 28 (0.62%) Zenoss
15 25 (0.55%) Nessus
16 21 (0.46%) collectd
16 21 (0.46%) OpenView
17 17 (0.38%) WSUS
18 15 (0.33%) StatsD
18 15 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 381 (8.43%) Oracle
2 357 (7.90%) Microsoft
3 325 (7.19%) Red Hat
4 268 (5.93%) VMware
5 229 (5.07%) Facebook
6 169 (3.74%) Google
7 163 (3.61%) JBoss
8 143 (3.16%) Twitter
9 134 (2.96%) Rackspace
10 121 (2.68%) Zend
11 63 (1.39%) Cisco
12 62 (1.37%) HP
13 61 (1.35%) Apple
14 52 (1.15%) New Relic
15 51 (1.13%) Adobe
16 50 (1.11%) Sony
17 46 (1.02%) EMC
18 42 (0.93%) NetApp
19 40 (0.88%) Yahoo!
20 37 (0.82%) GigaSpaces
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £40 to £65,000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tom Tom
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago