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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 70 78 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 27 24 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.35% 1.91% 3.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 3.27% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 41
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
720 733 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.55% 58.27% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 335 407 510
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (49.23%) Python
3 29 (44.62%) BDD
4 26 (40.00%) Java
4 26 (40.00%) TDD
5 25 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 23 (35.38%) Linux
7 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
7 19 (29.23%) Perl
7 19 (29.23%) RESTful
8 17 (26.15%) MVC
8 17 (26.15%) Ruby on Rails
9 16 (24.62%) Finance
9 16 (24.62%) C#
10 15 (23.08%) Node.js
10 15 (23.08%) DevOps
11 14 (21.54%) NoSQL
12 13 (20.00%) Puppet
12 13 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (20.00%) .NET
12 13 (20.00%) Subversion
13 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
13 12 (18.46%) WCF
13 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
13 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
13 12 (18.46%) Unix
13 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
13 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 3 (4.62%) Apache Solr
1 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark
1 3 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (4.62%) SAS
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
2 1 (1.54%) Drupal
2 1 (1.54%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.54%) nginx
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.77%) IaaS
1 7 (10.77%) PaaS
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.08%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Firewall
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 3 (4.62%) FTP
2 3 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.62%) Network Security
2 3 (4.62%) SNMP
2 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) Broadband
3 1 (1.54%) DVB
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) NoSQL
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (15.38%) MySQL
4 7 (10.77%) Big Data
5 6 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.62%) Parquet
7 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.00%) Subversion
3 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.23%) JUnit
4 6 (9.23%) Maven
5 5 (7.69%) JBehave
5 5 (7.69%) Selenium
5 5 (7.69%) TestNG
5 5 (7.69%) WebDriver
6 4 (6.15%) RSpec
7 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.54%) JIRA
7 1 (1.54%) RubyMine
7 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Publishing
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (18.46%) .NET Developer
2 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 12 (18.46%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (18.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (18.46%) C# Developer
3 11 (16.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Security Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) RESTful
2 17 (26.15%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (23.08%) Node.js
4 13 (20.00%) .NET
5 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
5 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
5 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (18.46%) Code First Entity Framework
5 12 (18.46%) Entity Framework
5 12 (18.46%) WCF
6 10 (15.38%) CSS
6 10 (15.38%) HTML
6 10 (15.38%) REST
7 6 (9.23%) SOAP
7 6 (9.23%) XML
8 4 (6.15%) Django
8 4 (6.15%) Symfony
8 4 (6.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.62%) RIA
4 2 (3.08%) FMCG
4 2 (3.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) Unix
3 8 (12.31%) Windows
4 3 (4.62%) AIX
4 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.62%) Solaris
5 1 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) BDD
3 26 (40.00%) TDD
4 17 (26.15%) MVC
5 15 (23.08%) DevOps
6 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.46%) Web Application Development
7 10 (15.38%) Scrum
8 9 (13.85%) Open Source
8 9 (13.85%) Workflow
9 8 (12.31%) Analytics
10 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
10 7 (10.77%) Web Development
11 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
12 5 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
12 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (49.23%) Python
2 26 (40.00%) Java
3 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.23%) Perl
4 16 (24.62%) C#
5 10 (15.38%) SQL
6 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.23%) PHP
7 4 (6.15%) C
7 4 (6.15%) C++
7 4 (6.15%) Clojure
8 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.62%) VBScript
9 2 (3.08%) Scala
10 1 (1.54%) XPath
10 1 (1.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) CCIE
2 1 (1.54%) CCNA
2 1 (1.54%) CCNP
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) CISSP
2 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Docker
2 6 (9.23%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (20.00%) Puppet
2 9 (13.85%) Ansible
3 3 (4.62%) Fluentd
3 3 (4.62%) Nagios
3 3 (4.62%) Nessus
3 3 (4.62%) QRadar
4 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.54%) Mesos
4 1 (1.54%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.23%) VMware
2 4 (6.15%) Zend
3 3 (4.62%) ArcSight
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco
3 3 (4.62%) F5
3 3 (4.62%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Juniper
3 3 (4.62%) Qualys
3 3 (4.62%) ServiceNow
3 3 (4.62%) Sourcefire
3 3 (4.62%) Splunk
4 2 (3.08%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago