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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 84 83 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 29 24 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.29% 1.91% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 3.35% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 46
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
732 717 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 57.87% 57.00% 63.18%
Number of salaries quoted 396 434 583
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (64.62%) Python
2 42 (64.62%) TDD
3 38 (58.46%) Java
4 31 (47.69%) C#
5 30 (46.15%) BDD
6 29 (44.62%) OO
7 25 (38.46%) NoSQL
8 23 (35.38%) Analytics
9 22 (33.85%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 20 (30.77%) Unit Testing
11 19 (29.23%) C++
11 19 (29.23%) XML
12 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
13 17 (26.15%) Perl
14 16 (24.62%) Open Source
14 16 (24.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
16 14 (21.54%) Risk Analytics
16 14 (21.54%) Electronic Trading
16 14 (21.54%) System Testing
16 14 (21.54%) Refactoring
16 14 (21.54%) FIX Protocol
16 14 (21.54%) Fixed Income
16 14 (21.54%) MVC
16 14 (21.54%) Finance
16 14 (21.54%) Derivative
17 13 (20.00%) SQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (18.46%) MQSeries
2 10 (15.38%) Node.js
3 3 (4.62%) Apache
3 3 (4.62%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.62%) SAS
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.54%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.54%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.08%) IaaS
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) HTTP
2 6 (9.23%) Firewall
3 4 (6.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (6.15%) Network Security
4 3 (4.62%) FTP
4 3 (4.62%) SNMP
4 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 22 (33.85%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (24.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 12 (18.46%) BigTable
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (10.77%) MySQL
8 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
9 3 (4.62%) Big Data
9 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.62%) Parquet
10 1 (1.54%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.31%) Maven
3 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.23%) RSpec
3 6 (9.23%) Subversion
4 4 (6.15%) Gradle
5 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.62%) JUnit
5 3 (4.62%) Mockito
5 3 (4.62%) TestNG
5 3 (4.62%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Back Office
3 8 (12.31%) Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.62%) Publishing
6 1 (1.54%) Automotive
6 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Python Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
3 8 (12.31%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Senior Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Security Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Social Media Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C++ Applications Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) XML
2 14 (21.54%) FIX Protocol
3 13 (20.00%) Middleware
4 12 (18.46%) XML Schema
5 11 (16.92%) REST
5 11 (16.92%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (15.38%) .NET
6 10 (15.38%) RESTful
7 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
7 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (12.31%) Spring
7 8 (12.31%) WCF
8 7 (10.77%) SOAP
9 5 (7.69%) CSS
9 5 (7.69%) Haml
9 5 (7.69%) HTML
9 5 (7.69%) Sass
10 4 (6.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Derivative
1 14 (21.54%) Fixed Income
2 12 (18.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (18.46%) Market Risk
3 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
4 8 (12.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.69%) BBC
6 5 (7.69%) Social Media
7 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
7 4 (6.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.62%) RIA
9 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 10 (15.38%) Unix
3 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.54%) AIX
5 1 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) CentOS
5 1 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (64.62%) TDD
3 30 (46.15%) BDD
4 29 (44.62%) OO
5 23 (35.38%) Analytics
6 20 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 16 (24.62%) Open Source
8 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (21.54%) Electronic Trading
9 14 (21.54%) MVC
9 14 (21.54%) Refactoring
9 14 (21.54%) Risk Analytics
9 14 (21.54%) System Testing
10 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 12 (18.46%) Complex Event Processing
11 12 (18.46%) Risk Management
12 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (12.31%) Market Making
12 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
13 7 (10.77%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 42 (64.62%) Python
2 38 (58.46%) Java
3 31 (47.69%) C#
4 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 19 (29.23%) C++
6 17 (26.15%) Perl
7 13 (20.00%) SQL
8 12 (18.46%) XPath
9 9 (13.85%) PHP
10 8 (12.31%) Smalltalk
11 4 (6.15%) C
11 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
11 4 (6.15%) SPARQL
12 3 (4.62%) Clojure
12 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
12 3 (4.62%) VBScript
13 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) CCIE
2 1 (1.54%) CCNA
2 1 (1.54%) CCNP
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) CISSP
2 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Ansible
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
2 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.62%) Fluentd
3 3 (4.62%) Nagios
3 3 (4.62%) Nessus
3 3 (4.62%) QRadar
4 2 (3.08%) Packer
5 1 (1.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Google
2 5 (7.69%) Apple
2 5 (7.69%) Facebook
2 5 (7.69%) Sony
2 5 (7.69%) Yahoo!
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco
3 4 (6.15%) F5
3 4 (6.15%) Juniper
3 4 (6.15%) Sourcefire
4 3 (4.62%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.62%) Qualys
4 3 (4.62%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.62%) Splunk
5 2 (3.08%) Zend
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Talend
6 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago