The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 48 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 70 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.96% 0.89% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.68% 1.39% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 57 7 6
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,700 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
911 791 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.52% 63.74% 59.98%
Number of salaries quoted 565 522 362
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
Scotland

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 28 July 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 94 (72.87%) JavaScript
2 76 (58.91%) Linux
3 70 (54.26%) CSS
3 70 (54.26%) HTML
4 66 (51.16%) Ruby on Rails
5 64 (49.61%) Python
6 55 (42.64%) Java
7 52 (40.31%) PHP
8 49 (37.98%) jQuery
8 49 (37.98%) Open Source
9 42 (32.56%) Spring
9 42 (32.56%) Hibernate
10 41 (31.78%) Git (software)
11 32 (24.81%) OO
12 31 (24.03%) Mobile App
13 30 (23.26%) REST
14 26 (20.16%) JBoss
15 25 (19.38%) MySQL
16 24 (18.60%) MVC
16 24 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (17.05%) Drupal
18 21 (16.28%) Web Development
18 21 (16.28%) OOP
19 20 (15.50%) TDD
19 20 (15.50%) HTML5
20 19 (14.73%) NoSQL
20 19 (14.73%) Relational Database
20 19 (14.73%) SQL
21 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
22 17 (13.18%) Oracle

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (17.05%) Drupal
2 17 (13.18%) Apache
3 13 (10.08%) Tomcat
4 12 (9.30%) Node.js
5 5 (3.88%) Joomla!
5 5 (3.88%) WordPress
5 5 (3.88%) Alfresco
5 5 (3.88%) SugarCRM
6 4 (3.10%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.78%) CMS
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Fireworks
1 5 (3.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) Network Security
1 2 (1.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.38%) MySQL
2 24 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (14.73%) NoSQL
3 19 (14.73%) Relational Database
4 16 (12.40%) RDBMS
5 15 (11.63%) MongoDB
5 15 (11.63%) Oracle Database
6 13 (10.08%) Big Data
7 11 (8.53%) Pentaho
7 11 (8.53%) SQL Server
8 10 (7.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (4.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 41 (31.78%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.08%) Jasmine
3 11 (8.53%) Cucumber
4 10 (7.75%) Subversion
4 10 (7.75%) Maven
5 7 (5.43%) RSpec
6 6 (4.65%) Selenium
7 5 (3.88%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.55%) Mockito
9 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.55%) JUnit
10 1 (0.78%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.78%) Behat
General
1 10 (7.75%) Marketing
2 8 (6.20%) Finance
3 4 (3.10%) Advertising
4 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 112 (86.82%) Developer
2 43 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
3 22 (17.05%) Java Developer
4 17 (13.18%) Programmer
5 12 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.53%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.20%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.43%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.33%) Analyst
10 3 (2.33%) Junior
10 3 (2.33%) Junior Developer
10 3 (2.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.33%) Junior Java Developer
10 3 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.33%) Creative Web Developer
11 2 (1.55%) Designer
11 2 (1.55%) Security Analyst
11 2 (1.55%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (54.26%) CSS
1 70 (54.26%) HTML
2 66 (51.16%) Ruby on Rails
3 49 (37.98%) jQuery
4 42 (32.56%) Spring
4 42 (32.56%) Hibernate
5 30 (23.26%) REST
6 20 (15.50%) HTML5
7 16 (12.40%) CSS3
8 14 (10.85%) Sinatra
9 11 (8.53%) AngularJS
10 9 (6.98%) LESS
11 6 (4.65%) MapReduce
11 6 (4.65%) Middleware
12 5 (3.88%) Django
12 5 (3.88%) Backbone.js
12 5 (3.88%) Sass
12 5 (3.88%) Ember.js
13 4 (3.10%) PostGIS
13 4 (3.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (37.98%) Open Source
2 31 (24.03%) Mobile App
3 13 (10.08%) Data Integration
4 8 (6.20%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.65%) GIS
6 5 (3.88%) Web 2.0
7 3 (2.33%) Social Media
7 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.55%) Tandem
9 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 76 (58.91%) Linux
2 15 (11.63%) UNIX
3 12 (9.30%) Windows
4 11 (8.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.20%) Mac OS X
6 7 (5.43%) AIX
6 7 (5.43%) Solaris
7 5 (3.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.81%) OO
2 24 (18.60%) MVC
3 21 (16.28%) Web Development
3 21 (16.28%) OOP
4 20 (15.50%) TDD
5 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.40%) Software Engineering
7 15 (11.63%) Scrum
8 12 (9.30%) BDD
9 5 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.88%) Kanban
9 5 (3.88%) Pair Programming
9 5 (3.88%) Web Design
9 5 (3.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (3.10%) Automation Testing
10 4 (3.10%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.10%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.33%) SEO
11 3 (2.33%) OOD
11 3 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 94 (72.87%) JavaScript
2 64 (49.61%) Python
3 55 (42.64%) Java
4 52 (40.31%) PHP
5 19 (14.73%) SQL
6 13 (10.08%) C#
7 12 (9.30%) Jython
7 12 (9.30%) Perl
8 8 (6.20%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.65%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (3.10%) Groovy
11 2 (1.55%) AWK
11 2 (1.55%) XPath
11 2 (1.55%) C++
12 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Puppet
1 7 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.65%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 26 (20.16%) JBoss
2 17 (13.18%) Oracle
3 7 (5.43%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.88%) Adobe
5 4 (3.10%) Jaspersoft
5 4 (3.10%) Talend
6 3 (2.33%) Facebook
6 3 (2.33%) Twitter
7 2 (1.55%) Sybase
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.78%) Zend
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ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
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OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago