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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 72 78 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -37
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 42 31 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.25% 2.43% 5.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.13% 4.53% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 61
Median salary £47,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -13.88%
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
819 685 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.44% 53.73% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 359 379 550
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 June 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 58 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.00%) TDD
3 37 (52.86%) Python
3 37 (52.86%) BDD
4 34 (48.57%) Java
5 28 (40.00%) C#
6 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 21 (30.00%) NoSQL
7 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (30.00%) Perl
8 19 (27.14%) SQL
8 19 (27.14%) Linux
8 19 (27.14%) RESTful
9 18 (25.71%) Analytics
9 18 (25.71%) MVC
9 18 (25.71%) Ruby on Rails
10 17 (24.29%) XML
10 17 (24.29%) Unix
10 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (22.86%) OO
12 15 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (21.43%) Scrum
12 15 (21.43%) Node.js
13 14 (20.00%) Finance
14 13 (18.57%) .NET
14 13 (18.57%) REST
14 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
15 12 (17.14%) WCF
15 12 (17.14%) Entity Framework
15 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC

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 9 (12.86%) MQSeries
2 3 (4.29%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.29%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.29%) SAS
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Drupal
3 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.43%) nginx
3 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) IaaS
1 3 (4.29%) PaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) HTTP
2 6 (8.57%) Firewall
3 5 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (7.14%) Network Security
4 3 (4.29%) FTP
4 3 (4.29%) SNMP
4 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 15 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (12.86%) BigTable
6 8 (11.43%) MySQL
7 7 (10.00%) Big Data
8 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.29%) Parquet
9 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.14%) Subversion
3 10 (14.29%) Maven
4 9 (12.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.57%) JUnit
5 6 (8.57%) TestNG
6 5 (7.14%) JBehave
6 5 (7.14%) RSpec
6 5 (7.14%) Selenium
6 5 (7.14%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.43%) Gradle
8 1 (1.43%) Mockito
8 1 (1.43%) RubyMine
8 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Back Office
3 5 (7.14%) Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.29%) Publishing
6 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (68.57%) Developer
2 12 (17.14%) .NET Developer
2 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 12 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (17.14%) C# Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Python Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) RESTful
2 18 (25.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 17 (24.29%) XML
4 15 (21.43%) Node.js
5 13 (18.57%) .NET
5 13 (18.57%) REST
6 12 (17.14%) .NET Framework
6 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (17.14%) Code First Entity Framework
6 12 (17.14%) Entity Framework
6 12 (17.14%) WCF
7 10 (14.29%) Middleware
8 9 (12.86%) FIX Protocol
8 9 (12.86%) XML Schema
9 8 (11.43%) SOAP
10 7 (10.00%) CSS
10 7 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (12.86%) Derivative
2 9 (12.86%) Fixed Income
2 9 (12.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (12.86%) Market Risk
2 9 (12.86%) Virtual Team
3 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (7.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (4.29%) RIA
6 2 (2.86%) FMCG
7 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Linux
2 17 (24.29%) Unix
3 5 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.14%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) AIX
4 3 (4.29%) Solaris
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.00%) TDD
3 37 (52.86%) BDD
4 18 (25.71%) Analytics
4 18 (25.71%) MVC
5 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (22.86%) OO
7 15 (21.43%) Scrum
8 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
9 12 (17.14%) Web Application Development
10 11 (15.71%) Open Source
11 9 (12.86%) Complex Event Processing
11 9 (12.86%) Electronic Trading
11 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
11 9 (12.86%) Refactoring
11 9 (12.86%) Risk Analytics
11 9 (12.86%) Risk Management
11 9 (12.86%) System Testing
12 8 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) Python
2 34 (48.57%) Java
3 28 (40.00%) C#
4 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (30.00%) Perl
5 19 (27.14%) SQL
6 12 (17.14%) C++
7 9 (12.86%) XPath
8 7 (10.00%) PHP
9 4 (5.71%) C
9 4 (5.71%) Clojure
9 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.71%) Smalltalk
9 4 (5.71%) SPARQL
10 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.29%) VBScript
11 2 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) CCIE
2 2 (2.86%) CCNA
2 2 (2.86%) CCNP
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.86%) CISSP
2 2 (2.86%) JNCIE
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Ansible
1 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (4.29%) Fluentd
2 3 (4.29%) Nagios
2 3 (4.29%) Nessus
2 3 (4.29%) QRadar
3 1 (1.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Cisco
1 5 (7.14%) F5
1 5 (7.14%) Juniper
1 5 (7.14%) Sourcefire
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Zend
3 3 (4.29%) ArcSight
3 3 (4.29%) Qualys
3 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
3 3 (4.29%) Splunk
4 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) Google
5 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
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