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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 66 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.87% 2.56% 3.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 4.58% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 35
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
562 743 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.89% 55.86% 61.34%
Number of salaries quoted 320 431 451
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 23 January 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (80.95%) Java
3 25 (59.52%) Python
4 20 (47.62%) Finance
5 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 17 (40.48%) HTML
6 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
6 17 (40.48%) CSS
7 12 (28.57%) TDD
7 12 (28.57%) Banking
8 11 (26.19%) Linux
8 11 (26.19%) Perl
8 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
9 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
9 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
9 10 (23.81%) Docker
9 10 (23.81%) C++
9 10 (23.81%) Web Development
10 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
10 9 (21.43%) Investment Banking
10 9 (21.43%) Subversion
10 9 (21.43%) C#
10 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
10 9 (21.43%) DevOps
10 9 (21.43%) IaaS
10 9 (21.43%) PaaS
10 9 (21.43%) Clojure
10 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (19.05%) REST

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 4 (9.52%) Apache Pig
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (21.43%) IaaS
1 9 (21.43%) PaaS
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.76%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Broadband
1 1 (2.38%) DVB
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
2 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
3 4 (9.52%) Big Data
3 4 (9.52%) Flink
3 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 9 (21.43%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Banking
3 9 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Python Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Senior Python Developer
3 8 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Digital Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Instructor
8 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Lead DevOps
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Design Leader
8 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) CSS
1 17 (40.48%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) REST
3 4 (9.52%) ELK Stack
3 4 (9.52%) Kafka
3 4 (9.52%) NumPy
3 4 (9.52%) SciPy
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) Ajax
5 1 (2.38%) CSS3
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) JMS
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) LAMP
5 1 (2.38%) RESTful
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) Symfony
5 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (9.52%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Unix
3 6 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) TDD
3 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (23.81%) Web Development
4 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 9 (21.43%) DevOps
4 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Analytics
5 8 (19.05%) Microservices
6 6 (14.29%) Open Source
6 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (11.90%) Software Distribution
8 4 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Project Management
8 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Workflow
9 3 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) Python
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) Perl
5 10 (23.81%) C++
6 9 (21.43%) C#
6 9 (21.43%) Clojure
7 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) XPath
8 1 (2.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Flume
2 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
2 5 (11.90%) Mesos
3 4 (9.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Splunk
1 4 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (4.76%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.38%) Perforce