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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 98 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1281 1403 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.88% 3.08% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 5.67% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1201 1406
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £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
22689 24758 26080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.05% 54.40% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19672 21051 22928
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 £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -16 211 £55,000 -8.33% 28
Mayfair - 6 £40,000 -
Hammersmith -8 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Docklands, London -13 2 £22,000 -48.23%
Hounslow - 2 £46,500 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1476 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1372 (48.60%) Python
3 1195 (42.33%) Java
4 1125 (39.85%) Linux
5 948 (33.58%) JavaScript
6 829 (29.37%) TDD
7 803 (28.44%) Git (software)
8 769 (27.24%) Puppet
9 739 (26.18%) BDD
10 730 (25.86%) MySQL
11 720 (25.50%) DevOps
12 671 (23.77%) HTML
13 652 (23.10%) Opscode Chef
14 646 (22.88%) C#
15 643 (22.78%) PHP
16 633 (22.42%) Perl
17 614 (21.75%) Ruby on Rails
18 594 (21.04%) CSS
19 558 (19.77%) SQL
20 556 (19.70%) OO
20 556 (19.70%) Open Source
21 526 (18.63%) Scrum
22 522 (18.49%) E-Commerce
23 462 (16.37%) Cucumber
24 449 (15.91%) Node.js
25 425 (15.05%) Windows
26 422 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
27 420 (14.88%) Jenkins
28 415 (14.70%) MongoDB
29 413 (14.63%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 449 (15.91%) Node.js
2 352 (12.47%) Apache
3 314 (11.12%) nginx
4 219 (7.76%) Tomcat
5 128 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
6 96 (3.40%) IIS
7 95 (3.37%) CMS
8 94 (3.33%) OpenStack
9 91 (3.22%) JBoss
10 80 (2.83%) Apache Solr
11 78 (2.76%) WordPress
12 43 (1.52%) WebLogic
13 42 (1.49%) Confluence
14 36 (1.28%) Jetty
15 30 (1.06%) CloudStack
16 25 (0.89%) Apache Pig
17 24 (0.85%) Drupal
18 22 (0.78%) WebSphere
18 22 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
19 20 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 84 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.71%) SPSS
3 17 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.57%) MS Office
5 11 (0.39%) CPLEX
6 9 (0.32%) Mingle
7 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.035%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.035%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 43 (1.52%) Shopify
2 27 (0.96%) Magento
3 13 (0.46%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.11%) Summit
7 2 (0.071%) Optimost
8 1 (0.035%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 311 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (5.31%) GitHub
3 69 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 66 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
5 59 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
6 58 (2.05%) SaaS
7 49 (1.74%) IaaS
8 38 (1.35%) Amazon S3
9 32 (1.13%) PaaS
9 32 (1.13%) SoftLayer
10 20 (0.71%) Rackspace Cloud
11 19 (0.67%) Joyent
12 16 (0.57%) Heroku
13 12 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (0.25%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
16 6 (0.21%) Force.com
17 4 (0.14%) Sumo Logic
17 4 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 178 (6.31%) TCP/IP
2 127 (4.50%) HTTP
3 108 (3.83%) Internet
4 106 (3.75%) DNS
5 97 (3.44%) Firewall
6 77 (2.73%) SAN
7 41 (1.45%) DHCP
8 34 (1.20%) iSCSI
8 34 (1.20%) NAS
9 33 (1.17%) LDAP
9 33 (1.17%) BIG-IP
10 28 (0.99%) SSH
11 26 (0.92%) SSL
12 23 (0.81%) IPv4
12 23 (0.81%) SNMP
12 23 (0.81%) VPN
13 22 (0.78%) Kerberos
14 20 (0.71%) WAN
14 20 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 730 (25.86%) MySQL
2 415 (14.70%) MongoDB
3 413 (14.63%) NoSQL
4 361 (12.79%) SQL Server
5 289 (10.24%) Redis
6 285 (10.10%) PostgreSQL
7 246 (8.71%) Big Data
8 204 (7.23%) Hadoop
9 171 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 166 (5.88%) Relational Database
11 56 (1.98%) RDBMS
12 52 (1.84%) Data Mining
13 40 (1.42%) CouchDB
14 27 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (0.89%) Oracle Database
16 23 (0.81%) HBase
17 21 (0.74%) MariaDB
18 19 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
18 19 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 803 (28.44%) Git (software)
2 462 (16.37%) Cucumber
3 420 (14.88%) Jenkins
4 305 (10.80%) Selenium
5 219 (7.76%) Subversion
6 199 (7.05%) TeamCity
7 186 (6.59%) Hudson
8 167 (5.92%) RSpec
9 163 (5.77%) WebDriver
10 137 (4.85%) JIRA
11 120 (4.25%) Jasmine
12 99 (3.51%) SpecFlow
12 99 (3.51%) Maven
13 92 (3.26%) Calabash
14 86 (3.05%) NUnit
15 78 (2.76%) CruiseControl
16 68 (2.41%) Rhino Mocks
17 67 (2.37%) Capybara
18 62 (2.20%) WATIR
19 53 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 400 (14.17%) Finance
2 168 (5.95%) Games
3 137 (4.85%) Advertising
4 131 (4.64%) Publishing
5 127 (4.50%) Marketing
6 124 (4.39%) Retail
7 80 (2.83%) Banking
8 60 (2.13%) Law
9 48 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 24 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 19 (0.67%) Front Office
12 17 (0.60%) Automotive
13 14 (0.50%) Electronics
14 13 (0.46%) Music Industry
15 11 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.25%) Back Office
16 7 (0.25%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.18%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.18%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1219 (43.18%) Developer
2 335 (11.87%) Administrator
3 291 (10.31%) Systems Administrator
4 270 (9.56%) Linux Administrator
5 241 (8.54%) Ruby Developer
6 229 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 217 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 208 (7.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 167 (5.92%) .NET Developer
10 140 (4.96%) Tester
11 124 (4.39%) Java Developer
12 112 (3.97%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 105 (3.72%) Test Engineer
14 87 (3.08%) Analyst
14 87 (3.08%) PHP Developer
15 80 (2.83%) Architect
16 77 (2.73%) Lead Developer
17 76 (2.69%) Web Developer
18 74 (2.62%) Linux Engineer
19 72 (2.55%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 671 (23.77%) HTML
2 614 (21.75%) Ruby on Rails
3 594 (21.04%) CSS
4 413 (14.63%) .NET
5 370 (13.11%) Web Services
6 345 (12.22%) AngularJS
7 338 (11.97%) HTML5
8 325 (11.51%) jQuery
9 295 (10.45%) RESTful
10 258 (9.14%) ASP.NET
11 231 (8.18%) REST
12 226 (8.01%) ASP.NET MVC
13 219 (7.76%) CSS3
14 208 (7.37%) Backbone.js
15 202 (7.16%) LAMP
16 194 (6.87%) XML
17 160 (5.67%) KnockoutJS
18 144 (5.10%) JSON
19 142 (5.03%) Sass
20 133 (4.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 556 (19.70%) Open Source
2 297 (10.52%) Computer Science
3 212 (7.51%) User Experience
4 122 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 89 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
6 80 (2.83%) Digital Media
7 66 (2.34%) Algorithms
8 64 (2.27%) BBC
9 60 (2.13%) Clustering
10 53 (1.88%) Social Media
11 48 (1.70%) Replication
12 46 (1.63%) Statistics
12 46 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
13 41 (1.45%) Blog
14 40 (1.42%) Visualisation
15 36 (1.28%) Data Structures
16 34 (1.20%) Blackberry
17 27 (0.96%) Mathematics
17 27 (0.96%) IPTV
18 24 (0.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1125 (39.85%) Linux
2 425 (15.05%) Windows
3 300 (10.63%) UNIX
4 227 (8.04%) CentOS
5 219 (7.76%) Ubuntu
6 194 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 185 (6.55%) Apple iOS
8 175 (6.20%) Android
9 143 (5.07%) Debian
10 96 (3.40%) Solaris
11 45 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (0.99%) Mac OS X
13 23 (0.81%) Fedora
14 22 (0.78%) SUSE
15 13 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
17 9 (0.32%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.32%) AIX
18 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
18 6 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1476 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 829 (29.37%) TDD
3 739 (26.18%) BDD
4 720 (25.50%) DevOps
5 556 (19.70%) OO
6 526 (18.63%) Scrum
7 522 (18.49%) E-Commerce
8 422 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
9 388 (13.74%) MVC
10 288 (10.20%) Software Engineering
11 238 (8.43%) Configuration Management
12 162 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 144 (5.10%) Pair Programming
14 141 (4.99%) OOP
15 140 (4.96%) Test Automation
16 120 (4.25%) Web Development
17 117 (4.14%) Automation Testing
18 110 (3.90%) Automated Testing
19 108 (3.83%) Kanban
19 108 (3.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1372 (48.60%) Python
2 1195 (42.33%) Java
3 948 (33.58%) JavaScript
4 646 (22.88%) C#
5 643 (22.78%) PHP
6 633 (22.42%) Perl
7 558 (19.77%) SQL
8 403 (14.28%) Bash Shell
9 215 (7.62%) C++
10 134 (4.75%) Scala
11 112 (3.97%) C
12 111 (3.93%) Shell Script
13 104 (3.68%) PowerShell
14 102 (3.61%) Clojure
15 95 (3.37%) Groovy
16 68 (2.41%) F#
17 57 (2.02%) Objective-C
18 42 (1.49%) Golang
19 40 (1.42%) T-SQL
20 32 (1.13%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 388 (13.74%) Degree
2 42 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 38 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (1.24%) CCNA
5 29 (1.03%) ISEB
6 20 (0.71%) AWS Certification
7 19 (0.67%) Security Cleared
8 18 (0.64%) CISSP
8 18 (0.64%) PhD
9 17 (0.60%) CEH
10 10 (0.35%) Linux+ Certification
10 10 (0.35%) RHCE
10 10 (0.35%) RHCSA
10 10 (0.35%) LPIC
11 9 (0.32%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 7 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 7 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.21%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 304 (10.77%) QA
2 36 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 31 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.25%) SLA
5 6 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.11%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 230 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (4.32%) KVM
3 90 (3.19%) Xen
4 77 (2.73%) Varnish
5 51 (1.81%) Docker
6 40 (1.42%) Active Directory
7 39 (1.38%) vSphere
8 34 (1.20%) Snort
8 34 (1.20%) Hyper-V
9 33 (1.17%) NFS
10 21 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (0.71%) XenServer
12 15 (0.53%) LXC
13 13 (0.46%) Postfix
14 12 (0.43%) Samba
15 10 (0.35%) Sendmail
15 10 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 9 (0.32%) vCloud
16 9 (0.32%) VMware ESX
17 6 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 769 (27.24%) Puppet
2 652 (23.10%) Opscode Chef
3 354 (12.54%) Nagios
4 213 (7.55%) Ansible
5 167 (5.92%) ZABBIX
6 135 (4.78%) Salt
7 121 (4.29%) Vagrant
8 112 (3.97%) Graphite
9 83 (2.94%) Cacti
10 55 (1.95%) logstash
11 42 (1.49%) Ganglia
12 31 (1.10%) HAProxy
13 30 (1.06%) CFEngine
14 28 (0.99%) Capistrano
15 25 (0.89%) collectd
16 24 (0.85%) Opsview
17 19 (0.67%) SCCM
18 18 (0.64%) Kibana
19 15 (0.53%) SCOM
19 15 (0.53%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 290 (10.27%) VMware
2 256 (9.07%) Red Hat
3 137 (4.85%) Oracle
4 133 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 110 (3.90%) Google
6 102 (3.61%) Facebook
7 80 (2.83%) Cisco
8 74 (2.62%) HP
9 67 (2.37%) Sony
10 46 (1.63%) Apple
11 45 (1.59%) Akamai
12 43 (1.52%) Rackspace
12 43 (1.52%) Zend
12 43 (1.52%) New Relic
13 40 (1.42%) SaltStack
13 40 (1.42%) Splunk
14 36 (1.28%) Twitter
15 30 (1.06%) Juniper
16 29 (1.03%) F5
17 27 (0.96%) Sybase
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Extensive benefits to include longer
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
techfolk Ltd
Salary: 50000 - 70000 Per Annum + equity, + relocation
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Pension , Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum + good salary / package (negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus share options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago