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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 81 64 89
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 24 50 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.86% 3.57% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 5.68% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 9
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £57,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
757 880 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 58.64% 62.77% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 422 505 477
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Python
3 20 (39.22%) Java
3 20 (39.22%) TDD
4 19 (37.25%) Git (software)
5 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 15 (29.41%) Linux
6 15 (29.41%) Finance
6 15 (29.41%) Open Source
7 14 (27.45%) BDD
7 14 (27.45%) Degree
8 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (23.53%) .NET
9 12 (23.53%) RESTful
10 11 (21.57%) Web Development
10 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
10 11 (21.57%) C#
10 11 (21.57%) HTML
10 11 (21.57%) CSS
10 11 (21.57%) MVC
11 10 (19.61%) OO
11 10 (19.61%) Node.js
11 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
11 10 (19.61%) DevOps
12 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (17.65%) WCF
12 9 (17.65%) Web Application Development
12 9 (17.65%) Puppet
12 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (19.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.69%) MySQL
5 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.92%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.96%) Big Data
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (37.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Mockito
2 5 (9.80%) JUnit
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
2 5 (9.80%) TestNG
3 4 (7.84%) Gradle
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
3 4 (7.84%) RSpec
4 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Marketing
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 9 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Test Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Junior
6 3 (5.88%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Graduate
8 1 (1.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Open Source Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) .NET
1 12 (23.53%) RESTful
2 11 (21.57%) CSS
2 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (17.65%) WCF
3 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (15.69%) Entity Framework
4 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
5 6 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (11.76%) Spring
6 5 (9.80%) Sass
6 5 (9.80%) Haml
7 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.88%) Web Services
8 3 (5.88%) Middleware
8 3 (5.88%) jQuery
9 2 (3.92%) Symfony
9 2 (3.92%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.92%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) BBC
3 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.96%) CentOS
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) TDD
3 15 (29.41%) Open Source
4 14 (27.45%) BDD
5 11 (21.57%) MVC
5 11 (21.57%) Web Development
6 10 (19.61%) OO
6 10 (19.61%) DevOps
7 9 (17.65%) Web Application Development
7 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 8 (15.69%) Automated Testing
8 8 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Test Management
8 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
8 8 (15.69%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Scrum
9 5 (9.80%) OOP
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.84%) Test Planning
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) Python
2 20 (39.22%) Java
3 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.57%) C#
5 9 (17.65%) PHP
6 8 (15.69%) Perl
7 5 (9.80%) Clojure
8 3 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (5.88%) SQL
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
1 1 (1.96%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Puppet
2 7 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.92%) Graphite
3 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.92%) Nagios
3 2 (3.92%) Munin
4 1 (1.96%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) SAP
2 4 (7.84%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Rackspace
3 2 (3.92%) Talend
3 2 (3.92%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) Sony
4 1 (1.96%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.96%) Facebook
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 16 days ago