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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 110 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1135 1485 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.74% 3.51% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 6.47% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 986 1267 1311
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
21079 22951 24772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.80% 54.32% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18205 19349 21624
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -44 190 £55,000 - 58
Mayfair - 7 £40,000 -
Twickenham +2 2 £60,000 -14.28%
Hammersmith - 2 £58,750 -
Feltham - 2 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £46,500 -
Docklands, London -2 1 £22,500 -68.96%
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 - 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1369 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1144 (45.11%) Python
3 1050 (41.40%) Java
4 1018 (40.14%) Linux
5 832 (32.81%) JavaScript
6 733 (28.90%) TDD
7 728 (28.71%) Git (software)
8 701 (27.64%) Puppet
9 663 (26.14%) BDD
10 655 (25.83%) MySQL
11 651 (25.67%) DevOps
12 604 (23.82%) C#
13 582 (22.95%) Ruby on Rails
14 570 (22.48%) HTML
15 563 (22.20%) Opscode Chef
16 561 (22.12%) Perl
17 531 (20.94%) PHP
18 504 (19.87%) CSS
19 500 (19.72%) Scrum
20 496 (19.56%) OO
21 487 (19.20%) Open Source
22 486 (19.16%) SQL
23 455 (17.94%) E-Commerce
24 416 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
25 411 (16.21%) Cucumber
25 411 (16.21%) Jenkins
26 399 (15.73%) MongoDB
27 394 (15.54%) .NET
28 393 (15.50%) Windows
29 392 (15.46%) Node.js

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 392 (15.46%) Node.js
2 309 (12.18%) Apache
3 279 (11.00%) nginx
4 199 (7.85%) Tomcat
5 116 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
6 94 (3.71%) OpenStack
7 92 (3.63%) IIS
8 87 (3.43%) CMS
9 69 (2.72%) JBoss
10 67 (2.64%) WordPress
11 62 (2.44%) Apache Solr
12 40 (1.58%) Confluence
13 33 (1.30%) Jetty
14 30 (1.18%) WebLogic
15 26 (1.03%) CloudStack
15 26 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
16 22 (0.87%) Apache Pig
17 19 (0.75%) WebSphere
18 17 (0.67%) Drupal
19 14 (0.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 69 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.71%) MS Office
3 17 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.51%) SPSS
5 11 (0.43%) Mingle
6 6 (0.24%) HipChat
7 5 (0.20%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.039%) MS Project
9 1 (0.039%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.039%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (1.58%) Shopify
2 16 (0.63%) Magento
3 7 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.12%) Summit
6 2 (0.079%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.039%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 281 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (4.61%) GitHub
3 81 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 60 (2.37%) SaaS
5 58 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
6 52 (2.05%) IaaS
7 51 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
8 42 (1.66%) Amazon S3
9 33 (1.30%) PaaS
10 32 (1.26%) SoftLayer
11 28 (1.10%) Heroku
12 16 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
13 14 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
14 13 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (0.47%) Joyent
16 7 (0.28%) OpenShift
16 7 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
17 6 (0.24%) Force.com
18 4 (0.16%) Engine Yard
18 4 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 141 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 106 (4.18%) HTTP
3 102 (4.02%) DNS
4 101 (3.98%) Internet
5 96 (3.79%) Firewall
6 56 (2.21%) SAN
7 36 (1.42%) iSCSI
8 35 (1.38%) DHCP
9 30 (1.18%) LDAP
10 28 (1.10%) VPN
11 26 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (0.83%) NAS
13 18 (0.71%) WAN
14 17 (0.67%) BIG-IP
15 16 (0.63%) IPsec
15 16 (0.63%) SSL
15 16 (0.63%) Kerberos
16 14 (0.55%) Wireshark
16 14 (0.55%) VLAN
16 14 (0.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 655 (25.83%) MySQL
2 399 (15.73%) MongoDB
3 373 (14.71%) NoSQL
4 346 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 260 (10.25%) PostgreSQL
6 253 (9.98%) Redis
7 224 (8.83%) Big Data
8 174 (6.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 167 (6.59%) Hadoop
10 149 (5.88%) Relational Database
11 50 (1.97%) RDBMS
12 48 (1.89%) Data Mining
13 34 (1.34%) CouchDB
14 32 (1.26%) Oracle Database
15 23 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
15 23 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
16 22 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (0.87%) HBase
17 20 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (0.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 728 (28.71%) Git (software)
2 411 (16.21%) Cucumber
2 411 (16.21%) Jenkins
3 290 (11.44%) Selenium
4 198 (7.81%) TeamCity
5 196 (7.73%) Subversion
6 180 (7.10%) Hudson
7 179 (7.06%) WebDriver
8 159 (6.27%) RSpec
9 148 (5.84%) JIRA
10 99 (3.90%) Calabash
11 96 (3.79%) Jasmine
12 92 (3.63%) Maven
13 83 (3.27%) SpecFlow
14 77 (3.04%) CruiseControl
15 69 (2.72%) NUnit
16 56 (2.21%) Rhino Mocks
17 55 (2.17%) Capybara
18 48 (1.89%) JUnit
19 46 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 352 (13.88%) Finance
2 162 (6.39%) Games
3 118 (4.65%) Publishing
4 102 (4.02%) Advertising
5 97 (3.82%) Marketing
6 82 (3.23%) Retail
7 58 (2.29%) Banking
8 55 (2.17%) Law
9 42 (1.66%) Telecoms
10 23 (0.91%) Automotive
11 16 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.55%) Electronics
13 10 (0.39%) Front Office
14 8 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.32%) Billing
15 7 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.28%) Music Industry
15 7 (0.28%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.20%) Legal
17 4 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1094 (43.14%) Developer
2 290 (11.44%) Administrator
3 253 (9.98%) Systems Administrator
4 243 (9.58%) Ruby Developer
5 236 (9.31%) DevOps Engineer
6 222 (8.75%) Linux Administrator
7 175 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 175 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 155 (6.11%) .NET Developer
9 117 (4.61%) Tester
10 110 (4.34%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 105 (4.14%) Java Developer
12 84 (3.31%) Test Engineer
13 83 (3.27%) Analyst
14 82 (3.23%) Lead Developer
15 69 (2.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 68 (2.68%) PHP Developer
16 68 (2.68%) Architect
17 63 (2.48%) Software Developer
17 63 (2.48%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (22.95%) Ruby on Rails
2 570 (22.48%) HTML
3 504 (19.87%) CSS
4 394 (15.54%) .NET
5 350 (13.80%) Web Services
6 320 (12.62%) AngularJS
7 294 (11.59%) HTML5
8 263 (10.37%) jQuery
9 259 (10.21%) RESTful
10 222 (8.75%) ASP.NET
11 192 (7.57%) CSS3
11 192 (7.57%) XML
12 189 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 185 (7.29%) Backbone.js
14 169 (6.66%) LAMP
15 158 (6.23%) REST
16 145 (5.72%) KnockoutJS
17 131 (5.17%) Sass
18 115 (4.53%) JSON
18 115 (4.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 487 (19.20%) Open Source
2 263 (10.37%) Computer Science
3 174 (6.86%) User Experience
4 113 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 79 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (2.29%) BBC
7 54 (2.13%) Replication
7 54 (2.13%) Clustering
7 54 (2.13%) Algorithms
8 53 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 50 (1.97%) Social Media
10 49 (1.93%) Digital Media
11 37 (1.46%) Blog
12 33 (1.30%) Data Structures
13 31 (1.22%) Visualisation
14 26 (1.03%) Mathematics
15 25 (0.99%) Blackberry
16 24 (0.95%) IPTV
17 21 (0.83%) Statistics
18 19 (0.75%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1018 (40.14%) Linux
2 393 (15.50%) Windows
3 303 (11.95%) UNIX
4 199 (7.85%) Ubuntu
5 196 (7.73%) CentOS
6 180 (7.10%) Apple iOS
7 173 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 169 (6.66%) Android
9 120 (4.73%) Debian
10 54 (2.13%) Solaris
11 37 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (1.34%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (0.47%) SUSE
14 11 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
14 11 (0.43%) Windows Phone
15 10 (0.39%) Fedora
16 8 (0.32%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
17 7 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1369 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
2 733 (28.90%) TDD
3 663 (26.14%) BDD
4 651 (25.67%) DevOps
5 500 (19.72%) Scrum
6 496 (19.56%) OO
7 455 (17.94%) E-Commerce
8 416 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
9 333 (13.13%) MVC
10 230 (9.07%) Software Engineering
11 218 (8.60%) Configuration Management
12 157 (6.19%) Test Automation
13 139 (5.48%) Pair Programming
14 138 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 112 (4.42%) Automated Testing
16 110 (4.34%) OOP
17 108 (4.26%) Kanban
17 108 (4.26%) Automation Testing
18 91 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
19 89 (3.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1144 (45.11%) Python
2 1050 (41.40%) Java
3 832 (32.81%) JavaScript
4 604 (23.82%) C#
5 561 (22.12%) Perl
6 531 (20.94%) PHP
7 486 (19.16%) SQL
8 356 (14.04%) Bash Shell
9 159 (6.27%) C++
10 131 (5.17%) Scala
11 115 (4.53%) Shell Script
12 95 (3.75%) PowerShell
13 81 (3.19%) Groovy
14 73 (2.88%) C
15 72 (2.84%) Clojure
16 70 (2.76%) F#
17 59 (2.33%) Objective-C
18 45 (1.77%) Golang
19 31 (1.22%) Erlang
20 27 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 335 (13.21%) Degree
2 44 (1.74%) ISTQB
3 33 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (1.26%) CCNA
5 26 (1.03%) ISEB
6 24 (0.95%) AWS Certification
7 22 (0.87%) Security Cleared
8 13 (0.51%) PhD
8 13 (0.51%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 9 (0.35%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 9 (0.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 8 (0.32%) RHCE
10 8 (0.32%) Linux+ Certification
10 8 (0.32%) LPIC
10 8 (0.32%) RHCSA
11 6 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.24%) CISSP
11 6 (0.24%) CEH
12 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 301 (11.87%) QA
2 33 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 28 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.24%) SLA
5 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 195 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (3.55%) KVM
3 72 (2.84%) Varnish
4 68 (2.68%) Xen
5 52 (2.05%) Docker
6 42 (1.66%) Active Directory
7 30 (1.18%) Snort
8 28 (1.10%) Hyper-V
9 25 (0.99%) vSphere
10 24 (0.95%) XenServer
10 24 (0.95%) NFS
11 21 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (0.55%) Postfix
12 14 (0.55%) LXC
13 12 (0.47%) Samba
14 11 (0.43%) VMware ESX
14 11 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 10 (0.39%) Apache Flume
16 9 (0.35%) VirtualBox
17 8 (0.32%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 701 (27.64%) Puppet
2 563 (22.20%) Opscode Chef
3 325 (12.82%) Nagios
4 212 (8.36%) Ansible
5 152 (5.99%) ZABBIX
6 126 (4.97%) Vagrant
7 115 (4.53%) Salt
8 104 (4.10%) Graphite
9 67 (2.64%) Cacti
10 65 (2.56%) logstash
11 34 (1.34%) Ganglia
12 29 (1.14%) collectd
13 26 (1.03%) Kibana
14 24 (0.95%) HAProxy
15 23 (0.91%) Opsview
16 21 (0.83%) Capistrano
17 17 (0.67%) SCCM
18 15 (0.59%) StatsD
19 14 (0.55%) CFEngine
19 14 (0.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 265 (10.45%) VMware
2 215 (8.48%) Red Hat
3 136 (5.36%) Oracle
4 115 (4.53%) Microsoft
5 96 (3.79%) Google
6 80 (3.15%) Facebook
7 72 (2.84%) Cisco
8 60 (2.37%) HP
9 55 (2.17%) Sony
10 47 (1.85%) Splunk
11 46 (1.81%) Akamai
12 44 (1.74%) New Relic
13 40 (1.58%) Zend
14 39 (1.54%) Apple
15 38 (1.50%) Rackspace
16 35 (1.38%) SaltStack
17 31 (1.22%) Twitter
18 26 (1.03%) hybris
19 24 (0.95%) Yahoo!
20 21 (0.83%) Riverbed
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
AB Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Medical, Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday