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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 74 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 39 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.98% 1.55% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 2.43% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 3
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +47.50%
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
836 701 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.82% 63.90% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 475 448 349
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
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 23 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 80 (68.38%) JavaScript
2 69 (58.97%) Linux
3 68 (58.12%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (52.14%) HTML
4 61 (52.14%) CSS
5 57 (48.72%) Python
5 57 (48.72%) Ruby on Rails
6 50 (42.74%) Java
7 47 (40.17%) PHP
8 46 (39.32%) jQuery
8 46 (39.32%) Open Source
9 37 (31.62%) Spring
9 37 (31.62%) Hibernate
10 36 (30.77%) Git (software)
11 27 (23.08%) OO
12 25 (21.37%) Mobile App
13 24 (20.51%) REST
14 23 (19.66%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (18.80%) JBoss
15 22 (18.80%) SQL
15 22 (18.80%) MVC
16 20 (17.09%) MySQL
17 19 (16.24%) TDD
17 19 (16.24%) HTML5
18 18 (15.38%) Drupal
18 18 (15.38%) OOP
19 16 (13.68%) Apache
19 16 (13.68%) Web Development
19 16 (13.68%) Relational Database
20 15 (12.82%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (15.38%) Drupal
2 16 (13.68%) Apache
3 13 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.98%) Node.js
5 5 (4.27%) Joomla!
5 5 (4.27%) WordPress
6 2 (1.71%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.71%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.27%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) Internet
1 2 (1.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.66%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (17.09%) MySQL
3 16 (13.68%) Relational Database
4 15 (12.82%) NoSQL
5 12 (10.26%) RDBMS
5 12 (10.26%) Oracle Database
5 12 (10.26%) MongoDB
6 10 (8.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (8.55%) Pentaho
6 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
6 10 (8.55%) Big Data
7 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (4.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 36 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 11 (9.40%) Cucumber
3 11 (9.40%) Subversion
3 11 (9.40%) Maven
4 8 (6.84%) RSpec
5 7 (5.98%) Selenium
6 5 (4.27%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (3.42%) JUnit
7 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.71%) TestNG
9 2 (1.71%) JBehave
9 2 (1.71%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.71%) Mockito
10 1 (0.85%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.85%) Behat
10 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Marketing
3 2 (1.71%) Games
3 2 (1.71%) Banking
3 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.85%) German Language
4 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.85%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (82.91%) Developer
2 35 (29.91%) Ruby Developer
3 17 (14.53%) Programmer
4 14 (11.97%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.98%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Creative Web Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Designer
11 2 (1.71%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (1.71%) Test Automation Engineer
11 2 (1.71%) Junior Java Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Security Analyst
11 2 (1.71%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (52.14%) HTML
1 61 (52.14%) CSS
2 57 (48.72%) Ruby on Rails
3 46 (39.32%) jQuery
4 37 (31.62%) Hibernate
4 37 (31.62%) Spring
5 24 (20.51%) REST
6 19 (16.24%) HTML5
7 15 (12.82%) CSS3
8 14 (11.97%) Sinatra
9 12 (10.26%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.69%) LESS
11 7 (5.98%) Backbone.js
11 7 (5.98%) Sass
11 7 (5.98%) Ember.js
12 4 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (3.42%) JMS
12 4 (3.42%) J2EE
13 3 (2.56%) XML
13 3 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (39.32%) Open Source
2 25 (21.37%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.55%) Data Integration
4 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.98%) User Experience
6 5 (4.27%) Web 2.0
7 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.56%) Social Media
8 3 (2.56%) GIS
9 2 (1.71%) Tandem
9 2 (1.71%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 69 (58.97%) Linux
2 13 (11.11%) UNIX
3 12 (10.26%) Windows
4 8 (6.84%) Mac OS X
5 7 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.13%) AIX
6 6 (5.13%) Solaris
7 5 (4.27%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.71%) Android
8 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (58.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.08%) OO
3 22 (18.80%) MVC
4 19 (16.24%) TDD
5 18 (15.38%) OOP
6 16 (13.68%) Web Development
7 15 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 14 (11.97%) Scrum
9 13 (11.11%) BDD
10 8 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.27%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.27%) Web Design
11 5 (4.27%) Pair Programming
11 5 (4.27%) MapReduce
12 3 (2.56%) SEO
12 3 (2.56%) Software Architecture
13 2 (1.71%) Unit Testing
13 2 (1.71%) Test Scripting
13 2 (1.71%) Computer Security
13 2 (1.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 80 (68.38%) JavaScript
2 57 (48.72%) Python
3 50 (42.74%) Java
4 47 (40.17%) PHP
5 22 (18.80%) SQL
6 13 (11.11%) C#
7 12 (10.26%) Perl
8 11 (9.40%) Jython
9 8 (6.84%) CoffeeScript
9 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.42%) Groovy
11 3 (2.56%) C++
12 2 (1.71%) XPath
12 2 (1.71%) AWK
13 1 (0.85%) Scala
13 1 (0.85%) Clojure
13 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) Puppet
1 6 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 22 (18.80%) JBoss
2 14 (11.97%) Oracle
3 8 (6.84%) Adobe
4 6 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.42%) Twitter
6 3 (2.56%) Talend
6 3 (2.56%) Facebook
7 2 (1.71%) Sybase
8 1 (0.85%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.85%) Zend
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary based on skills
Posted: 6 days ago