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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 113 130 155
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2616 2553 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.55% 2.32% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 4.46% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 2103 1622
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,405 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.68% +10.41%
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
52984 57215 53885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.70% 52.01% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45571 49062 46644
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 0 1434 £57,500 +4.54% 223
South East +61 474 £47,500 +11.76% 41
South West +25 188 £45,000 +12.50% 30
Yorkshire +38 141 £47,500 +11.76% 34
East of England -2 118 £45,000 -5.26% 9
West Midlands +19 90 £42,500 +3.65% 5
North West -48 67 £40,000 - 20
East Midlands +21 57 £42,500 +6.25% 11
North East +30 55 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2779 (53.31%) Agile Software Development
2 2490 (47.77%) Python
3 2079 (39.88%) Linux
4 1890 (36.26%) Java
5 1879 (36.04%) Git (software)
6 1806 (34.64%) TDD
7 1709 (32.78%) JavaScript
8 1459 (27.99%) C#
9 1372 (26.32%) BDD
10 1269 (24.34%) HTML
11 1264 (24.25%) Node.js
12 1221 (23.42%) CSS
13 1195 (22.92%) .NET
14 1173 (22.50%) NoSQL
15 1168 (22.41%) MVC
16 1162 (22.29%) DevOps
17 1152 (22.10%) Puppet
18 1117 (21.43%) PHP
19 1070 (20.53%) MySQL
20 1037 (19.89%) Perl
21 1032 (19.80%) SQL Server
22 1001 (19.20%) Opscode Chef
23 999 (19.16%) Ruby on Rails
24 978 (18.76%) SQL
25 877 (16.82%) RESTful
26 873 (16.75%) ASP.NET
27 845 (16.21%) Continuous Integration
28 843 (16.17%) Jenkins
29 813 (15.60%) Bash Shell
30 802 (15.38%) Amazon AWS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1264 (24.25%) Node.js
2 507 (9.73%) Apache
3 327 (6.27%) nginx
4 254 (4.87%) Elasticsearch
5 252 (4.83%) Tomcat
6 217 (4.16%) OpenStack
7 135 (2.59%) JBoss
8 130 (2.49%) IIS
9 126 (2.42%) CMS
10 89 (1.71%) Apache Solr
11 78 (1.50%) Apache Spark
12 70 (1.34%) Cloud Foundry
13 62 (1.19%) Drupal
14 48 (0.92%) Confluence
15 45 (0.86%) WordPress
16 44 (0.84%) WebSphere
17 41 (0.79%) Apache Pig
18 38 (0.73%) Jetty
19 37 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
20 33 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 64 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 41 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.19%) MS Office
5 6 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.096%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.077%) Mingle
7 4 (0.077%) SPSS
7 4 (0.077%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.038%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.038%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.019%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 32 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (0.42%) Magento
3 9 (0.17%) Sophis RISQUE
4 7 (0.13%) Cordys
5 6 (0.12%) Shopify
6 5 (0.096%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.058%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.038%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.038%) SunGard GMI
8 2 (0.038%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.019%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.019%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 802 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (2.99%) SaaS
3 118 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
4 116 (2.23%) GitHub
5 89 (1.71%) PaaS
5 89 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 86 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
7 82 (1.57%) IaaS
8 75 (1.44%) Heroku
9 59 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 47 (0.90%) Amazon S3
11 43 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
12 25 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
13 22 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 21 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
15 17 (0.33%) Google Analytics
16 16 (0.31%) SoftLayer
17 15 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
18 14 (0.27%) OpenShift
19 13 (0.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 318 (6.10%) Internet
2 221 (4.24%) DNS
3 203 (3.89%) HTTP
4 193 (3.70%) Firewall
5 172 (3.30%) TCP/IP
6 103 (1.98%) SAN
7 96 (1.84%) VPN
8 81 (1.55%) WAN
9 80 (1.53%) BGP
10 70 (1.34%) LDAP
11 68 (1.30%) LAN
12 65 (1.25%) OSPF
12 65 (1.25%) Network Security
13 53 (1.02%) IPsec
14 48 (0.92%) SMTP
15 46 (0.88%) VoIP
16 44 (0.84%) iSCSI
16 44 (0.84%) VLAN
17 42 (0.81%) DHCP
18 40 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1173 (22.50%) NoSQL
2 1070 (20.53%) MySQL
3 1032 (19.80%) SQL Server
4 667 (12.79%) MongoDB
5 495 (9.50%) PostgreSQL
6 410 (7.86%) Relational Database
7 290 (5.56%) Redis
7 290 (5.56%) Big Data
8 214 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 206 (3.95%) Hadoop
10 156 (2.99%) RDBMS
11 73 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 71 (1.36%) CouchDB
13 60 (1.15%) Oracle Database
14 56 (1.07%) Apache Hive
14 56 (1.07%) HBase
15 49 (0.94%) Couchbase
16 48 (0.92%) Riak
17 37 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
18 35 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1879 (36.04%) Git (software)
2 843 (16.17%) Jenkins
3 593 (11.38%) Selenium
4 527 (10.11%) Cucumber
5 422 (8.10%) Subversion
6 290 (5.56%) WebDriver
7 255 (4.89%) RSpec
8 232 (4.45%) JIRA
9 221 (4.24%) Maven
10 184 (3.53%) TeamCity
11 165 (3.17%) Hudson
12 160 (3.07%) JUnit
13 114 (2.19%) Jasmine
14 101 (1.94%) Grunt
15 81 (1.55%) Calabash
16 80 (1.53%) WATIR
17 79 (1.52%) NUnit
18 75 (1.44%) JMeter
19 71 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
20 70 (1.34%) Ant
General
1 587 (11.26%) Finance
2 248 (4.76%) Marketing
3 197 (3.78%) Games
4 178 (3.41%) Retail
5 160 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 107 (2.05%) Advertising
7 96 (1.84%) Publishing
8 93 (1.78%) Banking
9 51 (0.98%) Automotive
10 46 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 39 (0.75%) Electronics
12 35 (0.67%) Law
13 33 (0.63%) Military
14 27 (0.52%) Back Office
15 23 (0.44%) Investment Banking
16 18 (0.35%) Legal
17 15 (0.29%) Online Betting
17 15 (0.29%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.23%) Billing
19 11 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2738 (52.52%) Developer
2 703 (13.49%) .NET Developer
3 560 (10.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 449 (8.61%) Senior Developer
5 332 (6.37%) Administrator
6 303 (5.81%) Software Engineer
7 283 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 281 (5.39%) Ruby Developer
9 279 (5.35%) Systems Administrator
10 250 (4.80%) Java Developer
11 231 (4.43%) Web Developer
12 225 (4.32%) Linux Administrator
13 203 (3.89%) Software Developer
14 201 (3.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 175 (3.36%) Analyst
16 169 (3.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 168 (3.22%) Tester
18 160 (3.07%) Junior
19 149 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
20 143 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1269 (24.34%) HTML
2 1221 (23.42%) CSS
3 1195 (22.92%) .NET
4 999 (19.16%) Ruby on Rails
5 877 (16.82%) RESTful
6 873 (16.75%) ASP.NET
7 772 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 671 (12.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 670 (12.85%) jQuery
10 647 (12.41%) WCF
11 503 (9.65%) HTML5
11 503 (9.65%) AngularJS
12 494 (9.48%) Web Services
13 421 (8.08%) .NET Framework
14 384 (7.37%) XML
15 349 (6.69%) CSS3
16 348 (6.68%) Entity Framework
17 331 (6.35%) REST
18 308 (5.91%) Backbone.js
19 269 (5.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 379 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 250 (4.80%) Mobile App
3 226 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
4 201 (3.86%) User Experience
5 179 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
6 146 (2.80%) BBC
7 145 (2.78%) Data Centre
8 136 (2.61%) Social Media
9 115 (2.21%) Mathematics
10 97 (1.86%) Algorithms
11 86 (1.65%) Visualisation
12 77 (1.48%) Replication
13 73 (1.40%) Digital Media
14 54 (1.04%) Physics
15 48 (0.92%) Public Cloud
16 45 (0.86%) Blackberry
17 44 (0.84%) Management Information System
18 43 (0.82%) Clustering
19 42 (0.81%) Private Cloud
19 42 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2079 (39.88%) Linux
2 606 (11.62%) Windows
3 558 (10.70%) UNIX
4 383 (7.35%) Ubuntu
5 299 (5.74%) CentOS
6 276 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 240 (4.60%) Android
7 240 (4.60%) Apple iOS
8 159 (3.05%) Debian
9 70 (1.34%) Mac OS X
10 59 (1.13%) Solaris
11 44 (0.84%) CoreOS
12 36 (0.69%) Fedora
12 36 (0.69%) Windows 7
13 33 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (0.52%) SUSE
15 26 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (0.31%) Scientific Linux
18 15 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2779 (53.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1806 (34.64%) TDD
3 1372 (26.32%) BDD
4 1168 (22.41%) MVC
5 1162 (22.29%) DevOps
6 845 (16.21%) Continuous Integration
7 788 (15.12%) Open Source
8 782 (15.00%) OO
8 782 (15.00%) Scrum
9 721 (13.83%) Software Engineering
10 677 (12.99%) Web Application Development
11 579 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 543 (10.42%) Configuration Management
13 407 (7.81%) Test Automation
14 319 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
15 313 (6.00%) Web Development
16 279 (5.35%) OOP
17 222 (4.26%) Kanban
18 214 (4.11%) Mentoring
19 195 (3.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2490 (47.77%) Python
2 1890 (36.26%) Java
3 1709 (32.78%) JavaScript
4 1459 (27.99%) C#
5 1117 (21.43%) PHP
6 1037 (19.89%) Perl
7 978 (18.76%) SQL
8 813 (15.60%) Bash Shell
9 557 (10.68%) C++
10 290 (5.56%) Scala
11 288 (5.52%) C
12 247 (4.74%) PowerShell
13 202 (3.87%) Go
14 192 (3.68%) Shell Script
15 187 (3.59%) Groovy
16 126 (2.42%) VB.NET
17 125 (2.40%) VB
18 109 (2.09%) Objective-C
19 102 (1.96%) Clojure
20 71 (1.36%) R
Qualifications
1 630 (12.09%) Degree
2 107 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 83 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 77 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (1.27%) ISEB
6 54 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 45 (0.86%) CCNA
8 42 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 40 (0.77%) PhD
10 29 (0.56%) CCNP
11 17 (0.33%) AWS Certification
12 14 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 14 (0.27%) RHCE
13 9 (0.17%) CCIE
13 9 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.15%) CISSP
14 8 (0.15%) LPIC
15 7 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 445 (8.54%) QA
2 36 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.21%) HIPAA
6 10 (0.19%) FISMA
7 9 (0.17%) SLA
8 5 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.077%) EMIR
9 4 (0.077%) MiFID
10 1 (0.019%) WCAG
System Software
1 330 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 239 (4.58%) Docker
3 92 (1.76%) Varnish
4 86 (1.65%) Xen
5 75 (1.44%) KVM
6 66 (1.27%) Active Directory
7 63 (1.21%) Hyper-V
8 48 (0.92%) vSphere
9 46 (0.88%) Samba
10 45 (0.86%) VirtualBox
11 44 (0.84%) iptables
12 42 (0.81%) Postfix
13 30 (0.58%) XenServer
14 28 (0.54%) NFS
15 27 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
15 27 (0.52%) HDFS
16 22 (0.42%) Snort
17 21 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
18 20 (0.38%) LXC
19 14 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1152 (22.10%) Puppet
2 1001 (19.20%) Opscode Chef
3 392 (7.52%) Ansible
4 354 (6.79%) Nagios
5 205 (3.93%) Salt
6 167 (3.20%) ZABBIX
7 131 (2.51%) Vagrant
8 105 (2.01%) Graphite
9 65 (1.25%) logstash
10 51 (0.98%) Cobbler
11 34 (0.65%) Kibana
12 33 (0.63%) HAProxy
13 32 (0.61%) Cacti
14 30 (0.58%) Opsview
15 29 (0.56%) Mesos
15 29 (0.56%) Kubernetes
16 28 (0.54%) Capistrano
17 25 (0.48%) Tivoli
18 24 (0.46%) SELinux
19 23 (0.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 424 (8.13%) VMware
2 370 (7.10%) Oracle
3 342 (6.56%) Red Hat
4 260 (4.99%) Google
5 242 (4.64%) Microsoft
6 186 (3.57%) Facebook
7 131 (2.51%) Cisco
8 116 (2.23%) Apple
9 109 (2.09%) Rackspace
10 108 (2.07%) Sony
11 105 (2.01%) Yahoo!
12 93 (1.78%) Splunk
13 66 (1.27%) New Relic
14 61 (1.17%) SaltStack
15 49 (0.94%) HP
16 45 (0.86%) Zend
17 41 (0.79%) Twitter
18 38 (0.73%) IBM
19 37 (0.71%) Sitecore
19 37 (0.71%) Citrix
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum 5% Bonus, Pernsion + Superb benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Gregory James
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Network Compucare Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southport, Lancashire
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Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
EDWARD CARTER SOLUTIONS
Salary: Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Gregory James
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £140000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus + package + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
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