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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 80 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1444 1258 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.19% 2.77% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 5.01% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1107 1263
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
23465 25088 26194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 55.24% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20328 21705 22992
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,255
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +24 251 £52,500 -4.54% 46
Hammersmith +2 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf +28 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Isleworth -5 2 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Docklands, London -12 1 £21,500 -73.93%
Surbiton - 1 £40,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1604 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1550 (50.74%) Python
3 1317 (43.11%) Java
4 1205 (39.44%) Linux
5 1075 (35.19%) JavaScript
6 928 (30.38%) TDD
7 831 (27.20%) Git (software)
8 795 (26.02%) Puppet
9 792 (25.92%) BDD
10 787 (25.76%) PHP
11 773 (25.30%) MySQL
12 764 (25.01%) HTML
13 747 (24.45%) Perl
14 724 (23.70%) DevOps
15 695 (22.75%) CSS
16 669 (21.90%) C#
17 664 (21.73%) Opscode Chef
18 641 (20.98%) Open Source
19 622 (20.36%) Ruby on Rails
20 599 (19.61%) SQL
21 580 (18.99%) E-Commerce
22 579 (18.95%) OO
23 565 (18.49%) Scrum
24 493 (16.14%) Cucumber
25 465 (15.22%) Finance
26 460 (15.06%) Node.js
27 455 (14.89%) Windows
28 448 (14.66%) .NET
29 440 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
30 435 (14.24%) Bash Shell

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 460 (15.06%) Node.js
2 389 (12.73%) Apache
3 290 (9.49%) nginx
4 250 (8.18%) Tomcat
5 149 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
6 128 (4.19%) JBoss
7 105 (3.44%) IIS
8 103 (3.37%) CMS
9 94 (3.08%) OpenStack
10 88 (2.88%) WordPress
11 85 (2.78%) Apache Solr
12 54 (1.77%) WebLogic
13 32 (1.05%) CloudStack
14 31 (1.01%) Drupal
14 31 (1.01%) Jetty
15 26 (0.85%) Confluence
16 25 (0.82%) MS Exchange
17 24 (0.79%) Apache Pig
18 22 (0.72%) WebSphere
18 22 (0.72%) SAS
Applications
1 89 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.59%) SPSS
3 15 (0.49%) CPLEX
4 14 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.46%) MS Office
5 13 (0.43%) Mingle
6 2 (0.065%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.033%) MS Project
7 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.033%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.033%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.033%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 42 (1.37%) Shopify
2 39 (1.28%) Magento
3 17 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.20%) Optimost
5 5 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.098%) Summit
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.033%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 356 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (4.62%) GitHub
3 77 (2.52%) SaaS
4 65 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 58 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
6 50 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 43 (1.41%) IaaS
8 37 (1.21%) Joyent
9 34 (1.11%) Amazon S3
10 23 (0.75%) PaaS
11 19 (0.62%) Heroku
12 15 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
13 6 (0.20%) CloudFront
14 5 (0.16%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.16%) Basecamp
14 5 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.13%) Force.com
16 3 (0.098%) Route 53
16 3 (0.098%) Amazon ELB
16 3 (0.098%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 232 (7.59%) TCP/IP
2 152 (4.98%) HTTP
3 139 (4.55%) DNS
4 134 (4.39%) Internet
5 108 (3.54%) Firewall
6 88 (2.88%) SAN
7 53 (1.73%) DHCP
8 50 (1.64%) SSL
9 47 (1.54%) BIG-IP
10 44 (1.44%) LDAP
11 43 (1.41%) NAS
12 39 (1.28%) SNMP
13 37 (1.21%) IPv4
14 36 (1.18%) SSH
15 33 (1.08%) iSCSI
16 31 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 28 (0.92%) NetScaler
18 25 (0.82%) VPN
18 25 (0.82%) Kerberos
19 19 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 773 (25.30%) MySQL
2 416 (13.62%) NoSQL
3 410 (13.42%) MongoDB
4 354 (11.59%) SQL Server
5 321 (10.51%) Redis
6 296 (9.69%) PostgreSQL
7 233 (7.63%) Big Data
8 199 (6.51%) Hadoop
9 179 (5.86%) Relational Database
10 172 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 70 (2.29%) RDBMS
12 51 (1.67%) CouchDB
13 39 (1.28%) Data Mining
14 36 (1.18%) MariaDB
15 33 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 28 (0.92%) DB2
18 26 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
19 24 (0.79%) Neo4j
20 19 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 831 (27.20%) Git (software)
2 493 (16.14%) Cucumber
3 431 (14.11%) Jenkins
4 326 (10.67%) Selenium
5 251 (8.22%) Subversion
6 182 (5.96%) Hudson
7 168 (5.50%) WebDriver
8 166 (5.43%) TeamCity
9 154 (5.04%) RSpec
10 144 (4.71%) JIRA
11 128 (4.19%) Jasmine
12 109 (3.57%) SpecFlow
13 99 (3.24%) Maven
14 90 (2.95%) NUnit
15 84 (2.75%) Calabash
16 81 (2.65%) CruiseControl
17 69 (2.26%) WATIR
18 68 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
19 67 (2.19%) Capybara
20 62 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 465 (15.22%) Finance
2 169 (5.53%) Games
3 153 (5.01%) Advertising
4 145 (4.75%) Retail
5 140 (4.58%) Marketing
6 129 (4.22%) Publishing
7 102 (3.34%) Banking
8 54 (1.77%) Law
9 52 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 36 (1.18%) Investment Banking
11 27 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 23 (0.75%) Front Office
13 13 (0.43%) Music Industry
14 12 (0.39%) Automotive
15 11 (0.36%) Back Office
15 11 (0.36%) Legal
16 10 (0.33%) Electronics
17 9 (0.29%) Online Betting
18 8 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 7 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1342 (43.93%) Developer
2 337 (11.03%) Administrator
3 288 (9.43%) Senior Developer
4 271 (8.87%) Systems Administrator
5 247 (8.09%) Linux Administrator
6 227 (7.43%) Ruby Developer
6 227 (7.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 186 (6.09%) .NET Developer
8 175 (5.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 144 (4.71%) Java Developer
10 139 (4.55%) Tester
11 136 (4.45%) Test Engineer
12 132 (4.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 104 (3.40%) Analyst
14 102 (3.34%) PHP Developer
15 100 (3.27%) Automation Engineer
16 93 (3.04%) Linux Engineer
17 88 (2.88%) QA Engineer
18 87 (2.85%) Web Developer
19 86 (2.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 764 (25.01%) HTML
2 695 (22.75%) CSS
3 622 (20.36%) Ruby on Rails
4 448 (14.66%) .NET
5 417 (13.65%) Web Services
6 379 (12.41%) HTML5
7 372 (12.18%) jQuery
8 316 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 305 (9.98%) RESTful
10 282 (9.23%) ASP.NET
11 263 (8.61%) REST
12 258 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 249 (8.15%) CSS3
14 244 (7.99%) Backbone.js
15 238 (7.79%) LAMP
16 194 (6.35%) XML
17 170 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
18 153 (5.01%) ASP.NET Web API
19 146 (4.78%) JSON
20 144 (4.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 641 (20.98%) Open Source
2 300 (9.82%) Computer Science
3 202 (6.61%) User Experience
4 143 (4.68%) Mobile App
5 88 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 85 (2.78%) Digital Media
7 80 (2.62%) Clustering
8 78 (2.55%) Algorithms
9 54 (1.77%) Social Media
10 52 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 48 (1.57%) Visualisation
12 46 (1.51%) BBC
12 46 (1.51%) Statistics
13 40 (1.31%) Blog
13 40 (1.31%) Data Structures
14 32 (1.05%) Mathematics
14 32 (1.05%) Blackberry
14 32 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 30 (0.98%) Hedge funds
16 29 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1205 (39.44%) Linux
2 455 (14.89%) Windows
3 336 (11.00%) UNIX
4 255 (8.35%) Ubuntu
5 239 (7.82%) Android
5 239 (7.82%) CentOS
6 232 (7.59%) Apple iOS
7 197 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 137 (4.48%) Debian
9 128 (4.19%) Solaris
10 41 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (1.01%) SUSE
11 31 (1.01%) Fedora
12 19 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.39%) AIX
15 11 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.29%) SELinux
17 8 (0.26%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1604 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 928 (30.38%) TDD
3 792 (25.92%) BDD
4 724 (23.70%) DevOps
5 580 (18.99%) E-Commerce
6 579 (18.95%) OO
7 565 (18.49%) Scrum
8 440 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
9 410 (13.42%) MVC
10 348 (11.39%) Software Engineering
11 238 (7.79%) Configuration Management
12 165 (5.40%) Test Automation
13 150 (4.91%) OOP
14 149 (4.88%) Pair Programming
15 143 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
16 142 (4.65%) Web Development
17 139 (4.55%) Automated Testing
18 137 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
19 134 (4.39%) Kanban
20 115 (3.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1550 (50.74%) Python
2 1317 (43.11%) Java
3 1075 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 787 (25.76%) PHP
5 747 (24.45%) Perl
6 669 (21.90%) C#
7 599 (19.61%) SQL
8 435 (14.24%) Bash Shell
9 285 (9.33%) C++
10 176 (5.76%) C
11 149 (4.88%) Scala
12 113 (3.70%) Shell Script
13 110 (3.60%) Groovy
14 109 (3.57%) Clojure
15 108 (3.54%) PowerShell
16 76 (2.49%) F#
17 48 (1.57%) Objective-C
18 47 (1.54%) T-SQL
19 42 (1.37%) Erlang
20 38 (1.24%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 414 (13.55%) Degree
2 42 (1.37%) ISTQB
3 35 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (1.05%) PhD
5 30 (0.98%) CISSP
6 26 (0.85%) CCNA
6 26 (0.85%) ISEB
7 23 (0.75%) CEH
8 18 (0.59%) Security Cleared
9 16 (0.52%) RHCE
10 15 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (0.49%) Linux+ Certification
10 15 (0.49%) LPIC
11 9 (0.29%) CCNP
12 8 (0.26%) MCSD
12 8 (0.26%) MCTS
13 7 (0.23%) CCSE
13 7 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 7 (0.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 7 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (10.83%) QA
2 26 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.62%) SLA
5 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.098%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.065%) WCAG
9 1 (0.033%) WAI
9 1 (0.033%) Section 508
System Software
1 234 (7.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (4.75%) KVM
3 116 (3.80%) Xen
4 76 (2.49%) Varnish
5 49 (1.60%) Snort
6 47 (1.54%) NFS
7 43 (1.41%) Docker
8 31 (1.01%) Active Directory
8 31 (1.01%) Hyper-V
9 28 (0.92%) vSphere
10 19 (0.62%) LXC
11 18 (0.59%) Postfix
12 16 (0.52%) XenServer
13 15 (0.49%) Sendmail
14 12 (0.39%) Samba
15 10 (0.33%) VMware ESX
15 10 (0.33%) Ceph
15 10 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
16 7 (0.23%) Nmap
17 6 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 795 (26.02%) Puppet
2 664 (21.73%) Opscode Chef
3 367 (12.01%) Nagios
4 169 (5.53%) Ansible
5 148 (4.84%) ZABBIX
6 130 (4.26%) Salt
7 90 (2.95%) Vagrant
8 89 (2.91%) Cacti
9 53 (1.73%) CFEngine
10 45 (1.47%) HAProxy
11 44 (1.44%) logstash
12 42 (1.37%) Ganglia
13 37 (1.21%) Capistrano
14 34 (1.11%) SCOM
15 31 (1.01%) Zenoss
16 29 (0.95%) Opsview
17 21 (0.69%) collectd
18 19 (0.62%) SCCM
19 16 (0.52%) WSUS
20 15 (0.49%) StatsD
Vendors
1 297 (9.72%) VMware
2 282 (9.23%) Red Hat
3 199 (6.51%) Oracle
4 174 (5.70%) Microsoft
5 97 (3.18%) Facebook
6 82 (2.68%) Google
7 66 (2.16%) Cisco
8 65 (2.13%) Sony
9 63 (2.06%) Rackspace
10 59 (1.93%) HP
11 52 (1.70%) Zend
12 43 (1.41%) SaltStack
13 41 (1.34%) F5
14 39 (1.28%) Apple
15 38 (1.24%) Adobe
15 38 (1.24%) New Relic
16 37 (1.21%) Twitter
17 32 (1.05%) Akamai
17 32 (1.05%) Citrix
18 30 (0.98%) Juniper
London
Bloomberg Careers
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
zubito Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k (multiple roles) + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Shares + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday