The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 79 100 98
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1597 1273 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.36% 2.88% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.23% 5.37% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1112 1204
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 £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25647 23717 28434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.90% 53.65% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22175 20227 25203
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +11 309 £55,000 +4.76% 44
Hammersmith - 9 £80,000 -
Westminster - 5 £60,000 -
Hackney - 5 £47,500 - 1
Isleworth - 5 £65,250 - 2
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Surbiton - 2 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Southwark - 1 £47,500 -
Croydon - 1 £37,500 - 3
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1434 (47.33%) Python
2 1362 (44.95%) Java
3 1146 (37.82%) JavaScript
4 1097 (36.20%) Linux
5 989 (32.64%) TDD
6 836 (27.59%) HTML
7 803 (26.50%) PHP
8 778 (25.68%) C#
9 769 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
10 754 (24.88%) Git (software)
11 749 (24.72%) CSS
12 744 (24.55%) BDD
13 688 (22.71%) Perl
14 676 (22.31%) Ruby on Rails
15 665 (21.95%) Puppet
16 656 (21.65%) Open Source
17 648 (21.39%) MySQL
18 634 (20.92%) SQL
19 602 (19.87%) DevOps
20 587 (19.37%) E-Commerce
21 557 (18.38%) .NET
22 547 (18.05%) Cucumber
23 529 (17.46%) Opscode Chef
24 527 (17.39%) Scrum
25 521 (17.19%) OO
26 462 (15.25%) Web Services
27 459 (15.15%) MVC
28 451 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
29 444 (14.65%) jQuery
30 432 (14.26%) Software Engineering

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 360 (11.88%) Apache
2 355 (11.72%) Node.js
3 210 (6.93%) nginx
4 202 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 151 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
6 116 (3.83%) IIS
7 106 (3.50%) CMS
8 78 (2.57%) Apache Solr
9 67 (2.21%) OpenStack
10 46 (1.52%) WordPress
11 42 (1.39%) Drupal
12 35 (1.16%) WebLogic
13 25 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 24 (0.79%) Confluence
15 23 (0.76%) CloudStack
16 22 (0.73%) Adobe CQ
17 20 (0.66%) Mule
17 20 (0.66%) Umbraco
18 19 (0.63%) MS Exchange
19 18 (0.59%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 87 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.59%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.36%) MS Office
4 10 (0.33%) CPLEX
5 9 (0.30%) SPSS
6 6 (0.20%) Mingle
7 5 (0.17%) S-PLUS
7 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.066%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.033%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 50 (1.65%) Magento
2 19 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 14 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
4 10 (0.33%) Shopify
5 6 (0.20%) Optimost
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.099%) Summit
7 3 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.066%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.066%) Lawson
9 1 (0.033%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 398 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (3.27%) GitHub
3 97 (3.20%) SaaS
4 76 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 60 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
6 55 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
7 43 (1.42%) Joyent
8 39 (1.29%) IaaS
9 33 (1.09%) Heroku
10 25 (0.83%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.46%) PaaS
12 13 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
13 12 (0.40%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.26%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.17%) Basecamp
16 4 (0.13%) Engine Yard
16 4 (0.13%) Force.com
17 3 (0.099%) Route 53
17 3 (0.099%) Jelastic
17 3 (0.099%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 171 (5.64%) Internet
2 164 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 144 (4.75%) HTTP
4 134 (4.42%) DNS
5 108 (3.56%) Firewall
6 94 (3.10%) SAN
7 56 (1.85%) NAS
8 52 (1.72%) DHCP
9 46 (1.52%) SSL
10 41 (1.35%) LDAP
11 37 (1.22%) IPv4
12 36 (1.19%) BIG-IP
13 34 (1.12%) SNMP
14 31 (1.02%) SSH
15 29 (0.96%) iSCSI
16 24 (0.79%) VPN
17 22 (0.73%) NetScaler
17 22 (0.73%) VLAN
18 21 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 16 (0.53%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 648 (21.39%) MySQL
2 374 (12.34%) NoSQL
3 334 (11.02%) MongoDB
4 299 (9.87%) SQL Server
5 286 (9.44%) Redis
6 271 (8.94%) PostgreSQL
7 215 (7.10%) Big Data
8 178 (5.87%) Hadoop
9 164 (5.41%) Relational Database
10 158 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 72 (2.38%) RDBMS
12 71 (2.34%) CouchDB
13 46 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 46 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 45 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
15 31 (1.02%) Apache Hive
15 31 (1.02%) MariaDB
16 29 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (0.79%) HBase
17 24 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 754 (24.88%) Git (software)
2 547 (18.05%) Cucumber
3 390 (12.87%) Jenkins
4 373 (12.31%) Selenium
5 234 (7.72%) Subversion
6 168 (5.54%) WebDriver
7 148 (4.88%) Hudson
8 143 (4.72%) RSpec
9 134 (4.42%) JIRA
10 130 (4.29%) TeamCity
11 115 (3.80%) Maven
11 115 (3.80%) SpecFlow
12 108 (3.56%) Jasmine
13 92 (3.04%) Calabash
14 90 (2.97%) Visual Studio
15 88 (2.90%) NUnit
16 82 (2.71%) WATIR
17 67 (2.21%) JUnit
18 64 (2.11%) PhantomJS
19 60 (1.98%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 418 (13.80%) Finance
2 187 (6.17%) Retail
3 159 (5.25%) Games
4 157 (5.18%) Marketing
5 144 (4.75%) Advertising
6 128 (4.22%) Banking
7 117 (3.86%) Publishing
8 68 (2.24%) Law
9 60 (1.98%) Telecoms
10 52 (1.72%) Investment Banking
11 39 (1.29%) Financial Institution
12 34 (1.12%) Front Office
13 27 (0.89%) Legal
14 22 (0.73%) Online Betting
15 16 (0.53%) Music Industry
16 13 (0.43%) Back Office
17 12 (0.40%) Automotive
18 10 (0.33%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.17%) French Language
20 4 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1472 (48.58%) Developer
2 358 (11.82%) Senior Developer
3 246 (8.12%) Administrator
4 232 (7.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 209 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 204 (6.73%) Systems Administrator
7 187 (6.17%) Linux Administrator
8 174 (5.74%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 150 (4.95%) Java Developer
10 140 (4.62%) Ruby Developer
11 138 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 138 (4.55%) Tester
12 129 (4.26%) Analyst
13 126 (4.16%) Web Developer
14 123 (4.06%) Software Engineer
15 115 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
16 107 (3.53%) Test Engineer
17 106 (3.50%) Software Developer
18 104 (3.43%) C# Developer
19 94 (3.10%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 836 (27.59%) HTML
2 749 (24.72%) CSS
3 676 (22.31%) Ruby on Rails
4 557 (18.38%) .NET
5 462 (15.25%) Web Services
6 444 (14.65%) jQuery
7 377 (12.44%) HTML5
8 329 (10.86%) ASP.NET
9 323 (10.66%) REST
10 291 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 267 (8.81%) CSS3
12 253 (8.35%) RESTful
13 252 (8.32%) XML
14 240 (7.92%) AngularJS
15 202 (6.67%) Backbone.js
16 156 (5.15%) LAMP
17 155 (5.12%) JSON
18 149 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
19 136 (4.49%) SOAP
20 127 (4.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 656 (21.65%) Open Source
2 307 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 183 (6.04%) Mobile App
4 77 (2.54%) Clustering
5 67 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (1.98%) Social Media
7 55 (1.82%) Digital Media
8 45 (1.49%) Mathematics
9 43 (1.42%) Visualisation
9 43 (1.42%) Blog
10 41 (1.35%) Blackberry
11 39 (1.29%) Statistics
11 39 (1.29%) Social Network
12 37 (1.22%) Online Games
13 33 (1.09%) Hedge funds
14 32 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
15 31 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 27 (0.89%) Management Information System
17 25 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
17 25 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1097 (36.20%) Linux
2 381 (12.57%) UNIX
3 375 (12.38%) Windows
4 322 (10.63%) Android
5 311 (10.26%) Apple iOS
6 199 (6.57%) CentOS
7 198 (6.53%) Ubuntu
8 186 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 117 (3.86%) Solaris
10 101 (3.33%) Debian
11 36 (1.19%) Mac OS X
12 29 (0.96%) SUSE
12 29 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (0.69%) Fedora
14 12 (0.40%) FreeBSD
15 11 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (0.36%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.30%) AIX
17 6 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 989 (32.64%) TDD
2 769 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
3 744 (24.55%) BDD
4 602 (19.87%) DevOps
5 587 (19.37%) E-Commerce
6 527 (17.39%) Scrum
7 521 (17.19%) OO
8 459 (15.15%) MVC
9 451 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
10 432 (14.26%) Software Engineering
11 189 (6.24%) Test Automation
12 177 (5.84%) Web Development
13 174 (5.74%) OOP
14 163 (5.38%) Configuration Management
15 140 (4.62%) Automated Testing
16 138 (4.55%) Kanban
17 132 (4.36%) Pair Programming
18 126 (4.16%) SOA
19 124 (4.09%) Unit Testing
20 123 (4.06%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1434 (47.33%) Python
2 1362 (44.95%) Java
3 1146 (37.82%) JavaScript
4 803 (26.50%) PHP
5 778 (25.68%) C#
6 688 (22.71%) Perl
7 634 (20.92%) SQL
8 359 (11.85%) Bash Shell
9 341 (11.25%) C++
10 205 (6.77%) Scala
11 197 (6.50%) C
12 131 (4.32%) Clojure
13 119 (3.93%) PowerShell
14 111 (3.66%) Groovy
15 91 (3.00%) Shell Script
16 88 (2.90%) F#
17 87 (2.87%) Erlang
18 51 (1.68%) Objective-C
19 49 (1.62%) CoffeeScript
20 34 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 395 (13.04%) Degree
2 33 (1.09%) PhD
3 28 (0.92%) CISSP
4 25 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (0.73%) MCTS
5 22 (0.73%) MCSD
6 21 (0.69%) MCP
6 21 (0.69%) MCAD
6 21 (0.69%) ISTQB
7 19 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (0.59%) CEH
9 17 (0.56%) ISEB
10 15 (0.50%) RHCE
11 12 (0.40%) LPIC
11 12 (0.40%) CCNP
11 12 (0.40%) Linux+ Certification
12 10 (0.33%) CCSE
13 9 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.23%) CCNA
15 6 (0.20%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 402 (13.27%) QA
2 23 (0.76%) SLA
3 18 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.13%) WCAG
7 3 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.099%) WAI
8 1 (0.033%) Section 508
System Software
1 153 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (3.30%) KVM
3 78 (2.57%) Xen
4 66 (2.18%) Varnish
5 52 (1.72%) NFS
6 31 (1.02%) Active Directory
7 24 (0.79%) vSphere
8 23 (0.76%) Snort
9 19 (0.63%) VMware ESX
10 16 (0.53%) Hyper-V
10 16 (0.53%) Postfix
11 15 (0.50%) Docker
12 14 (0.46%) VirtualBox
13 12 (0.40%) Sendmail
14 10 (0.33%) Nmap
15 7 (0.23%) vCloud
16 3 (0.099%) Samba
16 3 (0.099%) XenServer
16 3 (0.099%) Gluster
16 3 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 665 (21.95%) Puppet
2 529 (17.46%) Opscode Chef
3 253 (8.35%) Nagios
4 133 (4.39%) ZABBIX
5 93 (3.07%) Ansible
6 77 (2.54%) Salt
7 70 (2.31%) Vagrant
8 67 (2.21%) logstash
9 59 (1.95%) HAProxy
10 57 (1.88%) CFEngine
11 48 (1.58%) Capistrano
12 47 (1.55%) Cacti
13 41 (1.35%) SCOM
14 37 (1.22%) Ganglia
14 37 (1.22%) Zenoss
15 30 (0.99%) Opsview
16 20 (0.66%) WSUS
17 16 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
17 16 (0.53%) Cobbler
18 15 (0.50%) Munin
Vendors
1 264 (8.71%) Red Hat
2 242 (7.99%) Oracle
3 226 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 216 (7.13%) VMware
5 117 (3.86%) Facebook
6 113 (3.73%) JBoss
7 104 (3.43%) Rackspace
8 90 (2.97%) Google
9 65 (2.15%) Twitter
10 55 (1.82%) Cisco
11 54 (1.78%) Zend
12 52 (1.72%) HP
13 42 (1.39%) Adobe
14 41 (1.35%) SaltStack
15 35 (1.16%) New Relic
16 34 (1.12%) F5
17 33 (1.09%) Sybase
17 33 (1.09%) Apple
18 30 (0.99%) Sony
19 27 (0.89%) Citrix
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum pension life assurance gym membershi
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrison Clarke
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday