The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 70 73 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 39 28 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.07% 2.34% 5.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.12% 4.24% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 59
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
762 661 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 59.91% 55.27% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 370 395 568
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Ruby
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Glasgow region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Glasgow

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 59 (79.73%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (63.51%) Python
3 42 (56.76%) TDD
4 41 (55.41%) Java
5 37 (50.00%) BDD
6 33 (44.59%) C#
7 27 (36.49%) Perl
8 26 (35.14%) NoSQL
9 25 (33.78%) OO
10 24 (32.43%) Analytics
11 22 (29.73%) XML
12 21 (28.38%) Git (software)
12 21 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (27.03%) Unit Testing
14 19 (25.68%) SQL
14 19 (25.68%) C++
15 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
15 18 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (22.97%) Linux
16 17 (22.97%) RESTful
17 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
17 15 (20.27%) Unix
17 15 (20.27%) MVC
17 15 (20.27%) Finance
18 14 (18.92%) Fixed Income
18 14 (18.92%) Ruby on Rails
18 14 (18.92%) Derivative
18 14 (18.92%) Risk Analytics
18 14 (18.92%) REST
18 14 (18.92%) Electronic Trading

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.57%) Node.js
2 12 (16.22%) MQSeries
3 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.05%) SAS
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) CMS
4 1 (1.35%) Drupal
4 1 (1.35%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.35%) nginx
4 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) IaaS
1 4 (5.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) Firewall
2 7 (9.46%) HTTP
2 7 (9.46%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (9.46%) Network Security
3 3 (4.05%) FTP
3 3 (4.05%) SNMP
3 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) NoSQL
2 18 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
4 13 (17.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (16.22%) BigTable
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (10.81%) MySQL
8 4 (5.41%) Big Data
9 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.05%) Parquet
10 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.51%) Maven
2 10 (13.51%) Subversion
3 6 (8.11%) JUnit
3 6 (8.11%) TestNG
4 5 (6.76%) JBehave
4 5 (6.76%) RSpec
4 5 (6.76%) Selenium
4 5 (6.76%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.35%) Gradle
5 1 (1.35%) Mockito
5 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Back Office
3 8 (10.81%) Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.05%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (66.22%) Developer
2 10 (13.51%) .NET Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Ruby Developer
2 10 (13.51%) Security Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Python Developer
4 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (10.81%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Network Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) XML
2 17 (22.97%) RESTful
3 14 (18.92%) FIX Protocol
3 14 (18.92%) REST
3 14 (18.92%) Ruby on Rails
4 13 (17.57%) Middleware
5 12 (16.22%) .NET
5 12 (16.22%) XML Schema
6 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
6 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (13.51%) SOAP
6 10 (13.51%) WCF
7 8 (10.81%) .NET Framework
7 8 (10.81%) Code First Entity Framework
7 8 (10.81%) Entity Framework
8 7 (9.46%) CSS
8 7 (9.46%) HTML
8 7 (9.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Derivative
1 14 (18.92%) Fixed Income
2 12 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (16.22%) Market Risk
3 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (10.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
5 7 (9.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (4.05%) RIA
7 2 (2.70%) BBC
7 2 (2.70%) FMCG
7 2 (2.70%) Social Media
8 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) Linux
2 15 (20.27%) Unix
3 5 (6.76%) Mac OS X
3 5 (6.76%) Windows
4 3 (4.05%) AIX
4 3 (4.05%) Solaris
5 1 (1.35%) Android
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (79.73%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (56.76%) TDD
3 37 (50.00%) BDD
4 25 (33.78%) OO
5 24 (32.43%) Analytics
6 21 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (27.03%) Unit Testing
8 15 (20.27%) MVC
9 14 (18.92%) Electronic Trading
9 14 (18.92%) Refactoring
9 14 (18.92%) Risk Analytics
9 14 (18.92%) System Testing
10 13 (17.57%) Scrum
11 12 (16.22%) Complex Event Processing
11 12 (16.22%) Open Source
11 12 (16.22%) Risk Management
12 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
13 10 (13.51%) Web Application Development
14 9 (12.16%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (10.81%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 47 (63.51%) Python
2 41 (55.41%) Java
3 33 (44.59%) C#
4 27 (36.49%) Perl
5 19 (25.68%) C++
5 19 (25.68%) SQL
6 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
7 12 (16.22%) XPath
8 8 (10.81%) Smalltalk
9 6 (8.11%) PHP
10 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.41%) C
10 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 4 (5.41%) SPARQL
11 3 (4.05%) Clojure
11 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.05%) VBScript
12 2 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) CCIE
2 2 (2.70%) CCNA
2 2 (2.70%) CCNP
2 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.70%) CISSP
2 2 (2.70%) JNCIE
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Ansible
1 6 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.76%) Puppet
3 3 (4.05%) Fluentd
3 3 (4.05%) Nagios
3 3 (4.05%) Nessus
3 3 (4.05%) QRadar
4 1 (1.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Cisco
1 7 (9.46%) F5
1 7 (9.46%) Juniper
1 7 (9.46%) Sourcefire
2 3 (4.05%) ArcSight
2 3 (4.05%) Google
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Qualys
2 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
2 3 (4.05%) Splunk
2 3 (4.05%) Zend
3 2 (2.70%) Apple
3 2 (2.70%) Facebook
3 2 (2.70%) Sony
3 2 (2.70%) VMware
3 2 (2.70%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe
4 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago