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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 73 70 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 34 34 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.65% 2.86% 5.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.13% 4.95% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 57
Median salary £47,500 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
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
823 687 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.20% 57.78% 64.45%
Number of salaries quoted 363 396 565
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 51 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) TDD
3 32 (50.79%) BDD
4 30 (47.62%) Python
5 28 (44.44%) Java
6 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 22 (34.92%) Linux
8 21 (33.33%) C#
9 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
10 19 (30.16%) RESTful
11 18 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
12 17 (26.98%) MVC
12 17 (26.98%) Perl
13 16 (25.40%) NoSQL
14 15 (23.81%) Node.js
14 15 (23.81%) Unix
14 15 (23.81%) Scrum
15 14 (22.22%) SQL
16 13 (20.63%) .NET
17 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
17 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
17 12 (19.05%) Finance
17 12 (19.05%) Subversion
17 12 (19.05%) .NET Framework
17 12 (19.05%) Entity Framework
17 12 (19.05%) Web Application Development
17 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (19.05%) WCF
17 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (19.05%) Enterprise Software

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 (6.35%) MQSeries
2 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.76%) SAS
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) Drupal
3 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.59%) nginx
3 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.76%) IaaS
1 3 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) Firewall
3 3 (4.76%) FTP
3 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.76%) Network Security
3 3 (4.76%) SNMP
3 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) NoSQL
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (12.70%) MySQL
5 7 (11.11%) Big Data
5 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.35%) BigTable
7 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.76%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.05%) Subversion
3 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.11%) Maven
5 5 (7.94%) JBehave
5 5 (7.94%) JUnit
5 5 (7.94%) RSpec
5 5 (7.94%) Selenium
5 5 (7.94%) TestNG
5 5 (7.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.59%) RubyMine
6 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Back Office
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) .NET Developer
2 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 12 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (19.05%) C# Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Ruby Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) RESTful
2 18 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (23.81%) Node.js
4 13 (20.63%) .NET
5 12 (19.05%) .NET Framework
5 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (19.05%) Code First Entity Framework
5 12 (19.05%) Entity Framework
5 12 (19.05%) WCF
6 10 (15.87%) XML
7 9 (14.29%) REST
8 7 (11.11%) CSS
8 7 (11.11%) HTML
9 6 (9.52%) SOAP
10 5 (7.94%) Haml
10 5 (7.94%) Sass
11 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.35%) Derivative
3 4 (6.35%) Fixed Income
3 4 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.35%) Market Risk
3 4 (6.35%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (4.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (4.76%) RIA
5 2 (3.17%) FMCG
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Unix
3 7 (11.11%) Windows
4 5 (7.94%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.76%) AIX
5 3 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) TDD
3 32 (50.79%) BDD
4 17 (26.98%) MVC
5 15 (23.81%) Scrum
6 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (19.05%) Web Application Development
7 11 (17.46%) Analytics
8 9 (14.29%) DevOps
8 9 (14.29%) OO
9 8 (12.70%) Open Source
10 6 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 6 (9.52%) Workflow
11 5 (7.94%) ETL
11 5 (7.94%) Kanban
11 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.94%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.94%) Test Scripting
11 5 (7.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) Python
2 28 (44.44%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) C#
4 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
5 17 (26.98%) Perl
6 14 (22.22%) SQL
7 7 (11.11%) C++
8 6 (9.52%) PHP
9 4 (6.35%) C
9 4 (6.35%) Clojure
9 4 (6.35%) XPath
10 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.76%) VBScript
11 2 (3.17%) Scala
11 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.17%) SPARQL
12 1 (1.59%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) CCIE
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) CCNP
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.59%) CISSP
2 1 (1.59%) JNCIE
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (12.70%) Puppet
2 6 (9.52%) Ansible
3 3 (4.76%) Fluentd
3 3 (4.76%) Nagios
3 3 (4.76%) Nessus
3 3 (4.76%) QRadar
4 1 (1.59%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.35%) Zend
2 3 (4.76%) ArcSight
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco
2 3 (4.76%) F5
2 3 (4.76%) Juniper
2 3 (4.76%) Qualys
2 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
2 3 (4.76%) Sourcefire
2 3 (4.76%) Splunk
3 2 (3.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe
4 1 (1.59%) Google
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NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago