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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 78 106 97
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1486 1249 1438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.29% 2.77% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 5.04% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1095 1301
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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
23513 24794 27226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.05% 55.06% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20237 21289 23972
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 £33,000
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 1 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 1 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 +33 276 £53,500 -2.72% 65
Hammersmith - 10 £37,500 -
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf +22 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Isleworth -9 2 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Surbiton - 2 £40,000 -
Southwark - 1 £47,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 1628 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 1524 (49.67%) Python
3 1315 (42.86%) Java
4 1185 (38.62%) Linux
5 1093 (35.63%) JavaScript
6 941 (30.67%) TDD
7 800 (26.08%) Git (software)
8 795 (25.91%) BDD
9 791 (25.78%) HTML
10 786 (25.62%) PHP
11 777 (25.33%) Puppet
12 750 (24.45%) Perl
13 749 (24.41%) MySQL
14 724 (23.60%) DevOps
15 722 (23.53%) CSS
16 692 (22.56%) C#
17 647 (21.09%) Ruby on Rails
18 640 (20.86%) Open Source
18 640 (20.86%) Opscode Chef
19 617 (20.11%) SQL
20 580 (18.90%) E-Commerce
21 557 (18.16%) OO
22 556 (18.12%) Scrum
23 505 (16.46%) Cucumber
24 478 (15.58%) .NET
25 462 (15.06%) Windows
26 460 (14.99%) Finance
27 448 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
28 438 (14.28%) Node.js
29 428 (13.95%) MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 438 (14.28%) Node.js
2 382 (12.45%) Apache
3 263 (8.57%) nginx
4 238 (7.76%) Tomcat
5 156 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
6 114 (3.72%) IIS
7 108 (3.52%) CMS
8 86 (2.80%) Apache Solr
9 81 (2.64%) WordPress
10 78 (2.54%) OpenStack
11 54 (1.76%) WebLogic
12 36 (1.17%) Drupal
13 31 (1.01%) CloudStack
14 29 (0.95%) Jetty
15 26 (0.85%) MS Exchange
15 26 (0.85%) WebSphere
16 23 (0.75%) Apache Pig
17 22 (0.72%) Mule
18 19 (0.62%) Confluence
18 19 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 88 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.49%) SPSS
3 14 (0.46%) CPLEX
4 12 (0.39%) MS Office
5 9 (0.29%) Mingle
5 9 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.065%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.033%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.033%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 45 (1.47%) Magento
2 40 (1.30%) Shopify
3 18 (0.59%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (0.20%) Optimost
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.098%) Summit
8 1 (0.033%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.033%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 360 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (4.20%) GitHub
3 80 (2.61%) SaaS
4 64 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
5 54 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
6 53 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (1.30%) IaaS
8 37 (1.21%) Joyent
9 31 (1.01%) Amazon S3
10 22 (0.72%) Heroku
11 20 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
11 20 (0.65%) PaaS
12 11 (0.36%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.16%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.16%) Basecamp
14 4 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.13%) Force.com
15 3 (0.098%) Jelastic
16 2 (0.065%) Trello
16 2 (0.065%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 232 (7.56%) TCP/IP
2 155 (5.05%) HTTP
3 143 (4.66%) Internet
4 139 (4.53%) DNS
5 112 (3.65%) Firewall
6 96 (3.13%) SAN
7 53 (1.73%) DHCP
8 51 (1.66%) SSL
9 46 (1.50%) LDAP
10 45 (1.47%) NAS
10 45 (1.47%) BIG-IP
11 37 (1.21%) IPv4
12 36 (1.17%) SSH
13 35 (1.14%) SNMP
14 29 (0.95%) iSCSI
14 29 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 28 (0.91%) NetScaler
16 22 (0.72%) Kerberos
17 21 (0.68%) VPN
18 20 (0.65%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 749 (24.41%) MySQL
2 398 (12.97%) MongoDB
3 394 (12.84%) NoSQL
4 350 (11.41%) SQL Server
5 323 (10.53%) Redis
6 301 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
7 227 (7.40%) Big Data
8 200 (6.52%) Hadoop
9 179 (5.83%) Relational Database
10 163 (5.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 69 (2.25%) RDBMS
12 58 (1.89%) CouchDB
13 37 (1.21%) MariaDB
14 32 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
15 31 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
16 28 (0.91%) DB2
16 28 (0.91%) Data Mining
17 27 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (0.75%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 800 (26.08%) Git (software)
2 505 (16.46%) Cucumber
3 425 (13.85%) Jenkins
4 333 (10.85%) Selenium
5 239 (7.79%) Subversion
6 182 (5.93%) WebDriver
7 180 (5.87%) Hudson
8 153 (4.99%) TeamCity
9 140 (4.56%) RSpec
10 135 (4.40%) JIRA
11 120 (3.91%) Jasmine
12 115 (3.75%) SpecFlow
13 100 (3.26%) Maven
14 88 (2.87%) NUnit
15 77 (2.51%) Calabash
15 77 (2.51%) CruiseControl
16 73 (2.38%) WATIR
17 67 (2.18%) Rhino Mocks
18 66 (2.15%) Capybara
19 61 (1.99%) PhantomJS
General
1 460 (14.99%) Finance
2 176 (5.74%) Games
3 157 (5.12%) Retail
4 154 (5.02%) Advertising
5 146 (4.76%) Marketing
6 128 (4.17%) Publishing
7 114 (3.72%) Banking
8 61 (1.99%) Law
9 53 (1.73%) Telecoms
10 43 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 29 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.85%) Front Office
13 14 (0.46%) Music Industry
14 13 (0.42%) Online Betting
14 13 (0.42%) Legal
15 12 (0.39%) Automotive
16 10 (0.33%) Back Office
17 9 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 8 (0.26%) Electronics
19 4 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1377 (44.88%) Developer
2 320 (10.43%) Administrator
3 307 (10.01%) Senior Developer
4 262 (8.54%) Systems Administrator
5 229 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
6 226 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer
7 198 (6.45%) Ruby Developer
8 195 (6.36%) .NET Developer
9 165 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 157 (5.12%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 144 (4.69%) Tester
12 141 (4.60%) Java Developer
13 131 (4.27%) Test Engineer
14 110 (3.59%) Analyst
15 99 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
16 94 (3.06%) PHP Developer
17 92 (3.00%) Linux Engineer
18 89 (2.90%) Web Developer
19 88 (2.87%) Architect
19 88 (2.87%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 791 (25.78%) HTML
2 722 (23.53%) CSS
3 647 (21.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 478 (15.58%) .NET
5 423 (13.79%) Web Services
6 391 (12.74%) jQuery
7 381 (12.42%) HTML5
8 304 (9.91%) ASP.NET
9 299 (9.75%) AngularJS
10 296 (9.65%) RESTful
11 280 (9.13%) REST
12 278 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 263 (8.57%) CSS3
14 240 (7.82%) Backbone.js
15 223 (7.27%) LAMP
16 214 (6.98%) XML
17 164 (5.35%) KnockoutJS
18 156 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
19 146 (4.76%) JSON
20 145 (4.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 640 (20.86%) Open Source
2 307 (10.01%) Computer Science
3 190 (6.19%) User Experience
4 154 (5.02%) Mobile App
5 85 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
6 82 (2.67%) Algorithms
7 81 (2.64%) Clustering
8 80 (2.61%) Digital Media
9 58 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 54 (1.76%) Social Media
11 52 (1.69%) Visualisation
12 51 (1.66%) Data Structures
13 45 (1.47%) Statistics
14 42 (1.37%) BBC
15 41 (1.34%) Blog
16 38 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 37 (1.21%) Mathematics
18 34 (1.11%) Blackberry
18 34 (1.11%) Hedge funds
19 32 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1185 (38.62%) Linux
2 462 (15.06%) Windows
3 329 (10.72%) UNIX
4 271 (8.83%) Ubuntu
5 261 (8.51%) Android
6 258 (8.41%) Apple iOS
7 236 (7.69%) CentOS
8 202 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 134 (4.37%) Debian
10 128 (4.17%) Solaris
11 44 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (1.11%) SUSE
13 31 (1.01%) Fedora
14 16 (0.52%) Mac OS X
15 15 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (0.42%) AIX
16 13 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (0.33%) FreeBSD
18 9 (0.29%) Windows Phone
19 7 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1628 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 941 (30.67%) TDD
3 795 (25.91%) BDD
4 724 (23.60%) DevOps
5 580 (18.90%) E-Commerce
6 557 (18.16%) OO
7 556 (18.12%) Scrum
8 448 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
9 428 (13.95%) MVC
10 371 (12.09%) Software Engineering
11 209 (6.81%) Configuration Management
12 184 (6.00%) Test Automation
13 154 (5.02%) Web Development
14 149 (4.86%) Pair Programming
15 148 (4.82%) OOP
16 140 (4.56%) Automated Testing
17 129 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
18 118 (3.85%) Kanban
19 117 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
19 117 (3.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1524 (49.67%) Python
2 1315 (42.86%) Java
3 1093 (35.63%) JavaScript
4 786 (25.62%) PHP
5 750 (24.45%) Perl
6 692 (22.56%) C#
7 617 (20.11%) SQL
8 424 (13.82%) Bash Shell
9 316 (10.30%) C++
10 180 (5.87%) C
11 164 (5.35%) Scala
12 116 (3.78%) Groovy
12 116 (3.78%) PowerShell
13 114 (3.72%) Clojure
14 96 (3.13%) Shell Script
15 75 (2.44%) F#
16 50 (1.63%) T-SQL
17 49 (1.60%) Objective-C
18 48 (1.56%) Erlang
19 39 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 409 (13.33%) Degree
2 38 (1.24%) ISTQB
3 36 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (1.08%) CISSP
5 32 (1.04%) PhD
6 26 (0.85%) ISEB
7 24 (0.78%) CCNA
8 23 (0.75%) CEH
9 18 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (0.59%) RHCE
10 17 (0.55%) Security Cleared
10 17 (0.55%) LPIC
10 17 (0.55%) Linux+ Certification
11 12 (0.39%) MCSD
11 12 (0.39%) CCNP
11 12 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.39%) MCTS
12 11 (0.36%) MCP
12 11 (0.36%) MCAD
13 10 (0.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 350 (11.41%) QA
2 25 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 21 (0.68%) SLA
4 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.098%) WCAG
5 3 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.098%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.065%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.065%) WAI
7 1 (0.033%) Section 508
System Software
1 214 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (4.56%) KVM
3 113 (3.68%) Xen
4 70 (2.28%) Varnish
5 51 (1.66%) NFS
6 47 (1.53%) Snort
7 33 (1.08%) Docker
8 31 (1.01%) Active Directory
9 27 (0.88%) vSphere
10 23 (0.75%) Hyper-V
11 18 (0.59%) Postfix
12 17 (0.55%) Sendmail
13 14 (0.46%) XenServer
14 12 (0.39%) Ceph
14 12 (0.39%) VMware ESX
15 11 (0.36%) Samba
16 10 (0.33%) Nmap
16 10 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
17 6 (0.20%) vCloud
17 6 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 777 (25.33%) Puppet
2 640 (20.86%) Opscode Chef
3 351 (11.44%) Nagios
4 143 (4.66%) ZABBIX
5 139 (4.53%) Ansible
6 115 (3.75%) Salt
7 84 (2.74%) Cacti
8 78 (2.54%) Vagrant
9 56 (1.83%) CFEngine
10 50 (1.63%) logstash
11 46 (1.50%) HAProxy
12 40 (1.30%) Capistrano
13 39 (1.27%) Ganglia
14 35 (1.14%) SCOM
15 34 (1.11%) Zenoss
16 29 (0.95%) Opsview
17 19 (0.62%) collectd
18 17 (0.55%) WSUS
19 16 (0.52%) SCCM
20 15 (0.49%) Munin
Vendors
1 292 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 278 (9.06%) VMware
3 220 (7.17%) Oracle
4 193 (6.29%) Microsoft
5 125 (4.07%) JBoss
6 98 (3.19%) Facebook
7 78 (2.54%) Rackspace
8 77 (2.51%) Google
9 65 (2.12%) Cisco
10 59 (1.92%) HP
10 59 (1.92%) Sony
11 51 (1.66%) Zend
12 47 (1.53%) Twitter
13 45 (1.47%) SaltStack
14 40 (1.30%) Adobe
14 40 (1.30%) F5
15 39 (1.27%) Apple
16 33 (1.08%) Juniper
17 31 (1.01%) Citrix
18 30 (0.98%) New Relic
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 57 minutes ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 to £85000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
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ShareForce Staffing Solutions Ltd
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City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum £45k to £65k + Benefits
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ShareForce Staffing Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Share Options, Bonus, CycleScheme
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London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £800,000 per annum + shares
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £Fully neg upon exp + superb benefits
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