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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 69 46 91
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +45
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 35 72 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.78% 5.48% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 8.38% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 26 60 10
Average salary £36,750 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
689 859 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.73% 65.42% 65.42%
Number of salaries quoted 391 553 547
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (56.06%) Python
3 36 (54.55%) Java
4 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
5 33 (50.00%) TDD
6 27 (40.91%) Linux
7 26 (39.39%) Open Source
8 24 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 20 (30.30%) Finance
10 19 (28.79%) PHP
11 17 (25.76%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (24.24%) Degree
12 16 (24.24%) DevOps
13 15 (22.73%) Spring
13 15 (22.73%) Puppet
14 14 (21.21%) BDD
14 14 (21.21%) Hibernate
14 14 (21.21%) HTML
14 14 (21.21%) CSS
15 13 (19.70%) MySQL
15 13 (19.70%) Maven
15 13 (19.70%) Ruby on Rails
15 13 (19.70%) Gradle
15 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
16 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
16 12 (18.18%) MVC
17 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
17 11 (16.67%) JUnit
17 11 (16.67%) .NET
17 11 (16.67%) Node.js

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (16.67%) Node.js
2 3 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (19.70%) MySQL
3 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 11 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 11 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
6 6 (9.09%) Pentaho
6 6 (9.09%) Big Data
7 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.06%) Datomic
8 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.70%) Maven
2 13 (19.70%) Gradle
2 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
3 11 (16.67%) Mockito
3 11 (16.67%) JUnit
3 11 (16.67%) TestNG
4 10 (15.15%) Eclipse
5 7 (10.61%) RSpec
6 6 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (7.58%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.06%) Jasmine
8 4 (6.06%) Subversion
9 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Banking
2 8 (12.12%) Marketing
3 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Open Source Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Junior
7 3 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Graduate
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) Spring
2 14 (21.21%) HTML
2 14 (21.21%) CSS
2 14 (21.21%) Hibernate
3 13 (19.70%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (16.67%) .NET
4 11 (16.67%) RESTful
5 10 (15.15%) Middleware
6 9 (13.64%) jQuery
7 8 (12.12%) Web Services
7 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (12.12%) Entity Framework
7 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
7 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
7 8 (12.12%) WCF
7 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.06%) Haml
9 4 (6.06%) Backbone.js
9 4 (6.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.12%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.06%) Semantic Web
3 4 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) UNIX
3 4 (6.06%) Android
4 3 (4.55%) CentOS
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.00%) TDD
3 26 (39.39%) Open Source
4 16 (24.24%) DevOps
5 14 (21.21%) BDD
6 12 (18.18%) MVC
7 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 11 (16.67%) Web Development
8 8 (12.12%) Web Application Development
8 8 (12.12%) OO
8 8 (12.12%) Scrum
9 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.58%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.58%) Test Management
10 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.58%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (6.06%) MapReduce
11 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) Python
2 36 (54.55%) Java
3 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 19 (28.79%) PHP
5 10 (15.15%) C#
6 8 (12.12%) Clojure
7 6 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (7.58%) Perl
9 3 (4.55%) SQL
10 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
2 3 (4.55%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (22.73%) Puppet
2 8 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.61%) Vagrant
4 6 (9.09%) Nagios
4 6 (9.09%) Munin
4 6 (9.09%) Graphite
5 5 (7.58%) Capistrano
6 3 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Talend
2 5 (7.58%) SAP
3 4 (6.06%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
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