The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 52 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 55 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.90% 1.03% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.21% 1.60% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
885 749 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.77% 64.40% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 515 491 340
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 92 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 75 (58.59%) Linux
3 68 (53.13%) HTML
3 68 (53.13%) CSS
4 64 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 63 (49.22%) Python
6 55 (42.97%) Java
7 53 (41.41%) PHP
8 51 (39.84%) Open Source
9 50 (39.06%) jQuery
10 42 (32.81%) Hibernate
10 42 (32.81%) Spring
11 41 (32.03%) Git (software)
12 32 (25.00%) OO
13 31 (24.22%) Mobile App
14 30 (23.44%) REST
15 26 (20.31%) JBoss
16 24 (18.75%) MySQL
16 24 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (17.97%) MVC
18 22 (17.19%) Drupal
18 22 (17.19%) HTML5
19 21 (16.41%) OOP
20 19 (14.84%) SQL
20 19 (14.84%) NoSQL
20 19 (14.84%) Relational Database
21 18 (14.06%) CSS3
21 18 (14.06%) Web Development
21 18 (14.06%) TDD
22 17 (13.28%) Agile Software Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 22 (17.19%) Drupal
2 17 (13.28%) Apache
3 13 (10.16%) Tomcat
4 10 (7.81%) Node.js
5 5 (3.91%) SugarCRM
5 5 (3.91%) Joomla!
5 5 (3.91%) Alfresco
5 5 (3.91%) WordPress
6 4 (3.13%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.91%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) Internet
1 2 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.75%) MySQL
1 24 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (14.84%) NoSQL
2 19 (14.84%) Relational Database
3 15 (11.72%) RDBMS
3 15 (11.72%) Oracle Database
3 15 (11.72%) MongoDB
4 13 (10.16%) Big Data
5 11 (8.59%) Pentaho
6 10 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (7.81%) SQL Server
7 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 41 (32.03%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.38%) Jasmine
3 10 (7.81%) Cucumber
3 10 (7.81%) Subversion
3 10 (7.81%) Maven
4 6 (4.69%) Selenium
4 6 (4.69%) RSpec
5 5 (3.91%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.91%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.56%) JUnit
7 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.56%) Mockito
8 1 (0.78%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.78%) Behat
General
1 8 (6.25%) Marketing
2 7 (5.47%) Finance
3 2 (1.56%) Advertising
3 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.78%) German Language
4 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.78%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 111 (86.72%) Developer
2 40 (31.25%) Ruby Developer
3 22 (17.19%) Java Developer
4 17 (13.28%) Programmer
5 12 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.81%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.47%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Junior
10 3 (2.34%) Analyst
10 3 (2.34%) Creative Web Developer
10 3 (2.34%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.34%) Junior Developer
10 3 (2.34%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.34%) Junior Java Developer
10 3 (2.34%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (1.56%) Security Analyst
11 2 (1.56%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (53.13%) HTML
1 68 (53.13%) CSS
2 64 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 50 (39.06%) jQuery
4 42 (32.81%) Hibernate
4 42 (32.81%) Spring
5 30 (23.44%) REST
6 22 (17.19%) HTML5
7 18 (14.06%) CSS3
8 14 (10.94%) Sinatra
9 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.03%) LESS
11 7 (5.47%) Sass
12 6 (4.69%) Middleware
13 5 (3.91%) Ember.js
13 5 (3.91%) Django
13 5 (3.91%) Backbone.js
14 4 (3.13%) PostGIS
14 4 (3.13%) J2EE
14 4 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (39.84%) Open Source
2 31 (24.22%) Mobile App
3 13 (10.16%) Data Integration
4 8 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.69%) GIS
6 5 (3.91%) Web 2.0
7 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.34%) Social Media
9 2 (1.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 75 (58.59%) Linux
2 15 (11.72%) UNIX
3 12 (9.38%) Windows
4 11 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 6 (4.69%) AIX
6 6 (4.69%) Solaris
7 5 (3.91%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.56%) Android
8 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.00%) OO
2 23 (17.97%) MVC
3 21 (16.41%) OOP
4 18 (14.06%) TDD
4 18 (14.06%) Web Development
5 17 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.28%) Software Engineering
6 13 (10.16%) Scrum
7 12 (9.38%) BDD
8 6 (4.69%) MapReduce
8 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (3.91%) Pair Programming
9 5 (3.91%) Web Design
10 4 (3.13%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.13%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.34%) SEO
11 3 (2.34%) OOD
11 3 (2.34%) Kanban
11 3 (2.34%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 92 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 63 (49.22%) Python
3 55 (42.97%) Java
4 53 (41.41%) PHP
5 19 (14.84%) SQL
6 13 (10.16%) C#
7 12 (9.38%) Jython
8 11 (8.59%) Perl
9 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.69%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (3.13%) Groovy
12 3 (2.34%) C++
13 2 (1.56%) XPath
13 2 (1.56%) AWK
14 1 (0.78%) Scala
14 1 (0.78%) Clojure
14 1 (0.78%) C
14 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) Puppet
1 7 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.91%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 26 (20.31%) JBoss
2 17 (13.28%) Oracle
3 8 (6.25%) Adobe
4 7 (5.47%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.13%) Twitter
5 4 (3.13%) Talend
5 4 (3.13%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (2.34%) Facebook
7 2 (1.56%) Sybase
8 1 (0.78%) Zend
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