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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 70 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 34 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.67% 1.48% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.14% 2.29% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 2
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
821 700 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.39% 64.81% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 466 429 335
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 72 (67.92%) JavaScript
2 60 (56.60%) Linux
3 59 (55.66%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (51.89%) CSS
4 55 (51.89%) HTML
5 53 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 52 (49.06%) Python
7 46 (43.40%) Java
8 41 (38.68%) Open Source
9 40 (37.74%) jQuery
10 39 (36.79%) PHP
11 33 (31.13%) Spring
11 33 (31.13%) Hibernate
12 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
13 26 (24.53%) OO
14 24 (22.64%) MVC
15 22 (20.75%) SQL
16 21 (19.81%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (19.81%) TDD
16 21 (19.81%) Mobile App
17 20 (18.87%) REST
18 18 (16.98%) MySQL
19 17 (16.04%) JBoss
19 17 (16.04%) OOP
20 16 (15.09%) Web Development
20 16 (15.09%) HTML5
21 15 (14.15%) Relational Database
22 14 (13.21%) Sinatra
22 14 (13.21%) Jasmine
23 13 (12.26%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 13 (12.26%) Apache
2 11 (10.38%) Tomcat
2 11 (10.38%) Drupal
3 6 (5.66%) Node.js
4 2 (1.89%) WordPress
4 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.89%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.94%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.94%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.89%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
1 2 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.81%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (16.98%) MySQL
3 15 (14.15%) Relational Database
4 13 (12.26%) NoSQL
5 11 (10.38%) RDBMS
5 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database
6 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
7 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
8 8 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (7.55%) Big Data
9 7 (6.60%) Pentaho
10 4 (3.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.21%) Jasmine
3 12 (11.32%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.43%) RSpec
5 9 (8.49%) Subversion
5 9 (8.49%) Maven
6 6 (5.66%) Selenium
7 4 (3.77%) JUnit
8 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.89%) JBehave
9 2 (1.89%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.89%) TestNG
9 2 (1.89%) Mockito
10 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.94%) Behat
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Games
3 3 (2.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) German Language
5 1 (0.94%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.94%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (81.13%) Developer
2 32 (30.19%) Ruby Developer
3 17 (16.04%) Programmer
4 12 (11.32%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Applications Support
7 4 (3.77%) Software Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Web Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (1.89%) Designer
9 2 (1.89%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (1.89%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (1.89%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (1.89%) Security Analyst
9 2 (1.89%) Junior Developer
9 2 (1.89%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (51.89%) HTML
1 55 (51.89%) CSS
2 53 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 40 (37.74%) jQuery
4 33 (31.13%) Hibernate
4 33 (31.13%) Spring
5 20 (18.87%) REST
6 16 (15.09%) HTML5
7 14 (13.21%) Sinatra
8 12 (11.32%) CSS3
9 10 (9.43%) Backbone.js
9 10 (9.43%) Ember.js
9 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.66%) LESS
11 4 (3.77%) Sass
11 4 (3.77%) J2EE
11 4 (3.77%) JMS
11 4 (3.77%) WEBrick
12 3 (2.83%) XML
13 2 (1.89%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 41 (38.68%) Open Source
2 21 (19.81%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.60%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.77%) User Experience
6 2 (1.89%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.89%) GIS
6 2 (1.89%) Tandem
6 2 (1.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 60 (56.60%) Linux
2 12 (11.32%) Windows
3 11 (10.38%) UNIX
4 7 (6.60%) Mac OS X
5 5 (4.72%) AIX
5 5 (4.72%) Solaris
6 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.77%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.89%) Android
7 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (55.66%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.53%) OO
3 24 (22.64%) MVC
4 21 (19.81%) TDD
5 17 (16.04%) OOP
6 16 (15.09%) Web Development
7 13 (12.26%) BDD
7 13 (12.26%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.32%) Scrum
9 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.72%) Pair Programming
11 4 (3.77%) MapReduce
12 3 (2.83%) Software Architecture
13 2 (1.89%) Test Strategy
13 2 (1.89%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (1.89%) Unit Testing
13 2 (1.89%) Test Scripting
13 2 (1.89%) Computer Security
13 2 (1.89%) UX Design
13 2 (1.89%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (67.92%) JavaScript
2 52 (49.06%) Python
3 46 (43.40%) Java
4 39 (36.79%) PHP
5 22 (20.75%) SQL
6 12 (11.32%) C#
7 11 (10.38%) Perl
8 10 (9.43%) CoffeeScript
9 8 (7.55%) Jython
9 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.83%) C++
10 3 (2.83%) Groovy
11 2 (1.89%) XPath
12 1 (0.94%) AWK
12 1 (0.94%) Scala
12 1 (0.94%) Clojure
12 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Capistrano
1 5 (4.72%) Puppet
1 5 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) JBoss
2 13 (12.26%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) Adobe
4 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.89%) Sybase
5 2 (1.89%) Talend
6 1 (0.94%) Zend
6 1 (0.94%) Twitter
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