The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 93 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1337 1288 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.95% 2.80% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 5.11% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 1121 1334
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
Ruby
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23151 25209 24970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.16% 54.73% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20144 21648 21912
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ruby
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the London region.

Ruby Salary Trend in London

Ruby
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in London

Ruby
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 217 £55,000 -4.34% 30
Hammersmith -2 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Docklands, London -8 2 £22,000 -64.80%
Hounslow - 2 £46,500 -
Isleworth -2 1 £65,000 +23.80% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1540 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1488 (50.54%) Python
3 1248 (42.39%) Java
4 1172 (39.81%) Linux
5 1012 (34.38%) JavaScript
6 873 (29.65%) TDD
7 819 (27.82%) Git (software)
8 775 (26.32%) Puppet
9 766 (26.02%) MySQL
10 765 (25.99%) BDD
11 734 (24.93%) PHP
12 727 (24.69%) DevOps
13 718 (24.39%) HTML
14 686 (23.30%) Perl
15 657 (22.32%) Opscode Chef
16 645 (21.91%) C#
17 644 (21.88%) CSS
18 612 (20.79%) Ruby on Rails
19 589 (20.01%) Open Source
20 576 (19.57%) OO
21 575 (19.53%) SQL
22 548 (18.61%) E-Commerce
23 546 (18.55%) Scrum
24 476 (16.17%) Cucumber
25 461 (15.66%) Node.js
26 436 (14.81%) Jenkins
27 434 (14.74%) NoSQL
28 433 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
29 428 (14.54%) Windows
30 426 (14.47%) MongoDB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 461 (15.66%) Node.js
2 378 (12.84%) Apache
3 309 (10.50%) nginx
4 233 (7.91%) Tomcat
5 137 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
6 110 (3.74%) JBoss
7 103 (3.50%) CMS
8 95 (3.23%) OpenStack
9 92 (3.13%) IIS
10 89 (3.02%) WordPress
11 78 (2.65%) Apache Solr
12 51 (1.73%) WebLogic
13 36 (1.22%) Confluence
14 35 (1.19%) Jetty
15 34 (1.15%) CloudStack
16 29 (0.99%) Drupal
17 25 (0.85%) WebSphere
18 22 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
19 20 (0.68%) Apache Pig
19 20 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 86 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.68%) SPSS
3 17 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 17 (0.58%) MS Office
4 12 (0.41%) Mingle
5 11 (0.37%) CPLEX
6 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.034%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.034%) MS Project
6 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 44 (1.49%) Shopify
2 38 (1.29%) Magento
3 16 (0.54%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.14%) Optimost
7 3 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.10%) Summit
8 1 (0.034%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 341 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (4.93%) GitHub
3 68 (2.31%) SaaS
4 66 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 63 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
6 57 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 46 (1.56%) IaaS
8 36 (1.22%) Amazon S3
9 27 (0.92%) Joyent
10 26 (0.88%) SoftLayer
11 24 (0.82%) PaaS
12 20 (0.68%) Rackspace Cloud
13 17 (0.58%) Heroku
14 8 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
16 6 (0.20%) Force.com
17 5 (0.17%) CloudFront
17 5 (0.17%) Basecamp
17 5 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
18 4 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 208 (7.07%) TCP/IP
2 128 (4.35%) HTTP
3 121 (4.11%) DNS
4 115 (3.91%) Internet
5 101 (3.43%) Firewall
6 78 (2.65%) SAN
7 46 (1.56%) DHCP
8 42 (1.43%) BIG-IP
9 36 (1.22%) LDAP
9 36 (1.22%) SSL
10 35 (1.19%) NAS
11 32 (1.09%) SSH
12 30 (1.02%) iSCSI
13 29 (0.99%) IPv4
14 28 (0.95%) SNMP
15 25 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 22 (0.75%) NetScaler
16 22 (0.75%) VPN
17 20 (0.68%) WAN
18 19 (0.65%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 766 (26.02%) MySQL
2 434 (14.74%) NoSQL
3 426 (14.47%) MongoDB
4 356 (12.09%) SQL Server
5 307 (10.43%) Redis
6 296 (10.05%) PostgreSQL
7 240 (8.15%) Big Data
8 202 (6.86%) Hadoop
9 177 (6.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 171 (5.81%) Relational Database
11 64 (2.17%) RDBMS
12 46 (1.56%) Data Mining
12 46 (1.56%) CouchDB
13 34 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (1.02%) MariaDB
15 29 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (0.78%) DB2
17 21 (0.71%) Neo4j
18 19 (0.65%) Oracle Database
19 17 (0.58%) HBase
Development Applications
1 819 (27.82%) Git (software)
2 476 (16.17%) Cucumber
3 436 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 319 (10.84%) Selenium
5 230 (7.81%) Subversion
6 192 (6.52%) Hudson
7 181 (6.15%) TeamCity
8 165 (5.60%) WebDriver
9 154 (5.23%) RSpec
10 144 (4.89%) JIRA
11 124 (4.21%) Jasmine
12 105 (3.57%) Maven
13 103 (3.50%) SpecFlow
14 83 (2.82%) NUnit
14 83 (2.82%) Calabash
15 81 (2.75%) CruiseControl
16 69 (2.34%) Capybara
17 66 (2.24%) Rhino Mocks
18 65 (2.21%) WATIR
19 62 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 418 (14.20%) Finance
2 166 (5.64%) Games
3 147 (4.99%) Advertising
4 143 (4.86%) Marketing
5 132 (4.48%) Retail
6 127 (4.31%) Publishing
7 83 (2.82%) Banking
8 58 (1.97%) Law
9 44 (1.49%) Telecoms
10 27 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 22 (0.75%) Front Office
12 21 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.44%) Music Industry
14 11 (0.37%) Electronics
14 11 (0.37%) Automotive
15 10 (0.34%) Back Office
16 8 (0.27%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.24%) Legal
18 6 (0.20%) Multimedia
19 4 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1283 (43.58%) Developer
2 335 (11.38%) Administrator
3 276 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
4 253 (8.59%) Linux Administrator
5 247 (8.39%) Senior Developer
6 231 (7.85%) Ruby Developer
6 231 (7.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 185 (6.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 178 (6.05%) .NET Developer
9 147 (4.99%) Tester
10 142 (4.82%) Java Developer
11 124 (4.21%) Test Engineer
12 120 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 98 (3.33%) PHP Developer
14 91 (3.09%) Analyst
15 87 (2.96%) Automation Engineer
16 82 (2.79%) Architect
17 80 (2.72%) Web Developer
17 80 (2.72%) Linux Engineer
18 76 (2.58%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 718 (24.39%) HTML
2 644 (21.88%) CSS
3 612 (20.79%) Ruby on Rails
4 417 (14.16%) .NET
5 397 (13.49%) Web Services
6 366 (12.43%) HTML5
7 358 (12.16%) jQuery
8 336 (11.41%) AngularJS
9 308 (10.46%) RESTful
10 264 (8.97%) ASP.NET
11 251 (8.53%) REST
12 240 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 239 (8.12%) CSS3
14 234 (7.95%) Backbone.js
15 212 (7.20%) LAMP
16 181 (6.15%) XML
17 166 (5.64%) KnockoutJS
18 151 (5.13%) Spring
19 142 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
20 141 (4.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 589 (20.01%) Open Source
2 301 (10.22%) Computer Science
3 216 (7.34%) User Experience
4 143 (4.86%) Mobile App
5 82 (2.79%) Digital Media
5 82 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
6 75 (2.55%) Algorithms
7 65 (2.21%) Clustering
8 56 (1.90%) BBC
9 51 (1.73%) Social Media
10 43 (1.46%) Blog
10 43 (1.46%) Statistics
11 42 (1.43%) Visualisation
12 41 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 39 (1.32%) Replication
14 36 (1.22%) Data Structures
15 29 (0.99%) Blackberry
16 27 (0.92%) Mathematics
17 26 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 25 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1172 (39.81%) Linux
2 428 (14.54%) Windows
3 324 (11.01%) UNIX
4 235 (7.98%) CentOS
5 234 (7.95%) Ubuntu
6 206 (7.00%) Apple iOS
7 200 (6.79%) Android
8 196 (6.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 142 (4.82%) Debian
10 117 (3.97%) Solaris
11 43 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (0.95%) SUSE
12 28 (0.95%) Fedora
13 24 (0.82%) Mac OS X
14 15 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
16 10 (0.34%) AIX
17 9 (0.31%) SELinux
18 8 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
19 7 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1540 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 873 (29.65%) TDD
3 765 (25.99%) BDD
4 727 (24.69%) DevOps
5 576 (19.57%) OO
6 548 (18.61%) E-Commerce
7 546 (18.55%) Scrum
8 433 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
9 403 (13.69%) MVC
10 331 (11.24%) Software Engineering
11 235 (7.98%) Configuration Management
12 151 (5.13%) OOP
13 149 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 148 (5.03%) Pair Programming
15 147 (4.99%) Test Automation
16 127 (4.31%) Web Development
17 126 (4.28%) Kanban
17 126 (4.28%) Performance Tuning
18 125 (4.25%) Automated Testing
19 116 (3.94%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1488 (50.54%) Python
2 1248 (42.39%) Java
3 1012 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 734 (24.93%) PHP
5 686 (23.30%) Perl
6 645 (21.91%) C#
7 575 (19.53%) SQL
8 426 (14.47%) Bash Shell
9 252 (8.56%) C++
10 145 (4.93%) C
11 134 (4.55%) Scala
12 111 (3.77%) Shell Script
13 104 (3.53%) Clojure
14 102 (3.46%) PowerShell
14 102 (3.46%) Groovy
15 68 (2.31%) F#
16 49 (1.66%) Objective-C
17 44 (1.49%) T-SQL
18 43 (1.46%) Golang
19 35 (1.19%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 408 (13.86%) Degree
2 45 (1.53%) ISTQB
3 40 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (1.12%) CCNA
5 29 (0.99%) ISEB
6 26 (0.88%) CISSP
7 25 (0.85%) PhD
8 22 (0.75%) CEH
9 20 (0.68%) Security Cleared
10 16 (0.54%) AWS Certification
11 14 (0.48%) RHCSA
11 14 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
11 14 (0.48%) LPIC
11 14 (0.48%) RHCE
12 12 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.31%) SC Cleared
14 7 (0.24%) CCNP
14 7 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 7 (0.24%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 7 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (10.84%) QA
2 32 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 30 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.51%) SLA
5 5 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.10%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.034%) WAI
7 1 (0.034%) Section 508
System Software
1 237 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 138 (4.69%) KVM
3 105 (3.57%) Xen
4 84 (2.85%) Varnish
5 47 (1.60%) Docker
6 41 (1.39%) Snort
7 40 (1.36%) NFS
8 35 (1.19%) Active Directory
9 33 (1.12%) vSphere
10 31 (1.05%) Hyper-V
11 18 (0.61%) XenServer
12 17 (0.58%) Postfix
13 15 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (0.51%) LXC
14 14 (0.48%) Sendmail
15 11 (0.37%) Samba
16 9 (0.31%) vCloud
17 8 (0.27%) Ceph
18 7 (0.24%) VirtualBox
18 7 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 775 (26.32%) Puppet
2 657 (22.32%) Opscode Chef
3 373 (12.67%) Nagios
4 194 (6.59%) Ansible
5 168 (5.71%) ZABBIX
6 135 (4.59%) Salt
7 105 (3.57%) Vagrant
8 85 (2.89%) Cacti
9 51 (1.73%) logstash
10 43 (1.46%) HAProxy
11 42 (1.43%) Ganglia
12 40 (1.36%) CFEngine
13 33 (1.12%) Capistrano
14 27 (0.92%) Zenoss
15 25 (0.85%) collectd
16 24 (0.82%) Opsview
17 22 (0.75%) SCOM
18 19 (0.65%) SCCM
19 15 (0.51%) Check_MK
20 14 (0.48%) StatsD
Vendors
1 296 (10.05%) VMware
2 256 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 154 (5.23%) Oracle
4 152 (5.16%) Microsoft
5 110 (3.74%) Google
6 107 (3.63%) Facebook
7 76 (2.58%) Cisco
8 70 (2.38%) Sony
9 65 (2.21%) HP
10 54 (1.83%) Rackspace
11 47 (1.60%) Zend
12 45 (1.53%) New Relic
13 44 (1.49%) SaltStack
13 44 (1.49%) Akamai
14 43 (1.46%) Twitter
14 43 (1.46%) Apple
15 35 (1.19%) F5
16 33 (1.12%) Splunk
17 31 (1.05%) Juniper
18 28 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k-£40k + Up To £10k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum flexible based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + relocation assistance (discretiona
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Package (travel, bonus, healthcare,
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago