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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 77 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1544 1252 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.35% 2.81% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 5.11% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1103 1343
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
24025 24490 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.16% 55.01% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20652 20993 24123
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +28 279 £53,500 +1.90% 49
Hammersmith - 10 £37,500 -
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf +14 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Isleworth -8 2 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Surbiton - 2 £40,000 -
Southwark - 1 £47,500 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1653 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1535 (49.45%) Python
3 1337 (43.07%) Java
4 1188 (38.27%) Linux
5 1110 (35.76%) JavaScript
6 959 (30.90%) TDD
7 809 (26.06%) HTML
8 807 (26.00%) PHP
9 803 (25.87%) BDD
10 800 (25.77%) Git (software)
11 768 (24.74%) Puppet
11 768 (24.74%) Perl
12 750 (24.16%) MySQL
13 735 (23.68%) CSS
14 717 (23.10%) C#
15 712 (22.94%) DevOps
16 662 (21.33%) Open Source
17 656 (21.13%) Ruby on Rails
18 641 (20.65%) SQL
19 628 (20.23%) Opscode Chef
20 580 (18.69%) E-Commerce
21 561 (18.07%) Scrum
22 553 (17.82%) OO
23 525 (16.91%) Cucumber
24 499 (16.08%) .NET
25 471 (15.17%) Windows
26 461 (14.85%) Finance
27 458 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
28 439 (14.14%) MVC
29 432 (13.92%) Web Services

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 431 (13.89%) Node.js
2 385 (12.40%) Apache
3 255 (8.22%) nginx
4 235 (7.57%) Tomcat
5 155 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
6 118 (3.80%) IIS
7 107 (3.45%) CMS
8 86 (2.77%) Apache Solr
9 82 (2.64%) WordPress
10 76 (2.45%) OpenStack
11 54 (1.74%) WebLogic
12 40 (1.29%) Drupal
13 30 (0.97%) CloudStack
14 28 (0.90%) WebSphere
15 27 (0.87%) MS Exchange
16 26 (0.84%) Jetty
17 22 (0.71%) Mule
18 21 (0.68%) Apache Pig
19 19 (0.61%) Confluence
20 18 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 90 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.45%) SPSS
3 13 (0.42%) MS Office
3 13 (0.42%) CPLEX
4 9 (0.29%) Mingle
5 8 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.032%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.032%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 49 (1.58%) Magento
2 38 (1.22%) Shopify
3 18 (0.58%) Google Analytics
4 11 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (0.19%) Optimost
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.13%) Summit
7 3 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.032%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.032%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.032%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 359 (11.57%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (3.93%) GitHub
3 85 (2.74%) SaaS
4 64 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
5 61 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 55 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (1.29%) Joyent
7 40 (1.29%) IaaS
8 26 (0.84%) Amazon S3
9 22 (0.71%) Heroku
10 20 (0.64%) Rackspace Cloud
11 18 (0.58%) PaaS
12 10 (0.32%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.23%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.16%) Basecamp
15 3 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.097%) Jelastic
16 2 (0.064%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.064%) Force.com
16 2 (0.064%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 234 (7.54%) TCP/IP
2 160 (5.15%) HTTP
3 148 (4.77%) Internet
4 141 (4.54%) DNS
5 116 (3.74%) Firewall
6 97 (3.13%) SAN
7 58 (1.87%) DHCP
8 53 (1.71%) SSL
9 47 (1.51%) LDAP
10 46 (1.48%) NAS
11 43 (1.39%) BIG-IP
12 38 (1.22%) IPv4
13 36 (1.16%) SNMP
14 35 (1.13%) SSH
15 29 (0.93%) iSCSI
16 28 (0.90%) NetScaler
16 28 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 21 (0.68%) Kerberos
18 20 (0.64%) VPN
19 18 (0.58%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 750 (24.16%) MySQL
2 405 (13.05%) MongoDB
3 384 (12.37%) NoSQL
4 353 (11.37%) SQL Server
5 322 (10.37%) Redis
6 297 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
7 222 (7.15%) Big Data
8 196 (6.31%) Hadoop
9 176 (5.67%) Relational Database
10 155 (4.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 69 (2.22%) RDBMS
12 63 (2.03%) CouchDB
13 37 (1.19%) MariaDB
14 33 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 33 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (0.90%) DB2
16 26 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
17 25 (0.81%) Data Mining
18 24 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
19 22 (0.71%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 800 (25.77%) Git (software)
2 525 (16.91%) Cucumber
3 424 (13.66%) Jenkins
4 349 (11.24%) Selenium
5 234 (7.54%) Subversion
6 191 (6.15%) WebDriver
7 180 (5.80%) Hudson
8 151 (4.86%) TeamCity
9 142 (4.57%) JIRA
10 140 (4.51%) RSpec
11 120 (3.87%) Jasmine
12 118 (3.80%) SpecFlow
13 101 (3.25%) Maven
14 87 (2.80%) NUnit
15 81 (2.61%) Calabash
16 78 (2.51%) CruiseControl
17 74 (2.38%) WATIR
18 67 (2.16%) Capybara
19 64 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
20 63 (2.03%) PhantomJS
General
1 461 (14.85%) Finance
2 179 (5.77%) Games
3 166 (5.35%) Retail
4 157 (5.06%) Advertising
5 153 (4.93%) Marketing
6 125 (4.03%) Publishing
7 116 (3.74%) Banking
8 68 (2.19%) Law
9 60 (1.93%) Telecoms
10 45 (1.45%) Investment Banking
11 31 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 29 (0.93%) Front Office
13 17 (0.55%) Online Betting
14 16 (0.52%) Legal
15 14 (0.45%) Music Industry
16 12 (0.39%) Automotive
17 11 (0.35%) Multimedia
18 9 (0.29%) Back Office
19 8 (0.26%) Electronics
20 5 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1398 (45.04%) Developer
2 314 (10.12%) Administrator
3 313 (10.08%) Senior Developer
4 263 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
5 227 (7.31%) DevOps Engineer
6 225 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
7 200 (6.44%) .NET Developer
8 186 (5.99%) Ruby Developer
9 166 (5.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 165 (5.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 150 (4.83%) Tester
12 144 (4.64%) Java Developer
13 131 (4.22%) Test Engineer
14 119 (3.83%) Analyst
15 101 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
16 99 (3.19%) Automation Engineer
17 92 (2.96%) Web Developer
18 90 (2.90%) QA Engineer
19 89 (2.87%) PHP Developer
19 89 (2.87%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 809 (26.06%) HTML
2 735 (23.68%) CSS
3 656 (21.13%) Ruby on Rails
4 499 (16.08%) .NET
5 432 (13.92%) Web Services
6 395 (12.73%) jQuery
7 379 (12.21%) HTML5
8 318 (10.24%) ASP.NET
9 297 (9.57%) RESTful
10 290 (9.34%) AngularJS
11 286 (9.21%) REST
12 285 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 266 (8.57%) CSS3
14 237 (7.64%) Backbone.js
15 229 (7.38%) XML
16 217 (6.99%) LAMP
17 163 (5.25%) KnockoutJS
18 157 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
19 148 (4.77%) JSON
20 146 (4.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 662 (21.33%) Open Source
2 308 (9.92%) Computer Science
3 192 (6.19%) User Experience
4 161 (5.19%) Mobile App
5 89 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
6 83 (2.67%) Clustering
7 75 (2.42%) Digital Media
8 61 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 56 (1.80%) Social Media
10 52 (1.68%) Visualisation
11 45 (1.45%) Statistics
12 43 (1.39%) Blog
13 39 (1.26%) BBC
14 38 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 36 (1.16%) Mathematics
16 33 (1.06%) Hedge funds
16 33 (1.06%) Blackberry
17 32 (1.03%) Management Information System
18 26 (0.84%) Fixed Income
18 26 (0.84%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1188 (38.27%) Linux
2 471 (15.17%) Windows
3 336 (10.82%) UNIX
4 278 (8.96%) Apple iOS
5 277 (8.92%) Android
6 270 (8.70%) Ubuntu
7 236 (7.60%) CentOS
8 205 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 130 (4.19%) Debian
10 127 (4.09%) Solaris
11 44 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 37 (1.19%) SUSE
13 31 (1.00%) Fedora
14 19 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 15 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (0.39%) AIX
18 11 (0.35%) FreeBSD
18 11 (0.35%) Windows Phone
19 8 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1653 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 959 (30.90%) TDD
3 803 (25.87%) BDD
4 712 (22.94%) DevOps
5 580 (18.69%) E-Commerce
6 561 (18.07%) Scrum
7 553 (17.82%) OO
8 458 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
9 439 (14.14%) MVC
10 385 (12.40%) Software Engineering
11 206 (6.64%) Configuration Management
12 190 (6.12%) Test Automation
13 162 (5.22%) Web Development
14 149 (4.80%) Pair Programming
15 146 (4.70%) OOP
16 141 (4.54%) Automated Testing
17 125 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
18 120 (3.87%) Mentoring
19 117 (3.77%) OOD
20 116 (3.74%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1535 (49.45%) Python
2 1337 (43.07%) Java
3 1110 (35.76%) JavaScript
4 807 (26.00%) PHP
5 768 (24.74%) Perl
6 717 (23.10%) C#
7 641 (20.65%) SQL
8 430 (13.85%) Bash Shell
9 325 (10.47%) C++
10 185 (5.96%) C
11 172 (5.54%) Scala
12 125 (4.03%) PowerShell
13 119 (3.83%) Groovy
14 115 (3.70%) Clojure
15 89 (2.87%) Shell Script
16 78 (2.51%) F#
17 53 (1.71%) Erlang
18 51 (1.64%) Objective-C
19 48 (1.55%) T-SQL
20 41 (1.32%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 412 (13.27%) Degree
2 40 (1.29%) ISTQB
3 36 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (1.06%) CISSP
4 33 (1.06%) PhD
5 27 (0.87%) ISEB
6 24 (0.77%) CCNA
7 23 (0.74%) CEH
8 20 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (0.61%) RHCE
10 18 (0.58%) Linux+ Certification
10 18 (0.58%) LPIC
11 17 (0.55%) Security Cleared
12 14 (0.45%) MCTS
12 14 (0.45%) MCSD
13 13 (0.42%) MCP
13 13 (0.42%) MCAD
14 12 (0.39%) CCNP
14 12 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.32%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 362 (11.66%) QA
2 25 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 24 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.68%) SLA
5 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.097%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.097%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.097%) WCAG
7 2 (0.064%) WAI
7 2 (0.064%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.032%) Section 508
System Software
1 220 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (4.41%) KVM
3 112 (3.61%) Xen
4 68 (2.19%) Varnish
5 52 (1.68%) NFS
6 43 (1.39%) Snort
7 34 (1.10%) Active Directory
8 29 (0.93%) vSphere
9 27 (0.87%) Docker
10 24 (0.77%) Hyper-V
11 19 (0.61%) Postfix
12 18 (0.58%) Sendmail
13 15 (0.48%) VMware ESX
14 14 (0.45%) XenServer
15 11 (0.35%) Samba
16 10 (0.32%) Nmap
16 10 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
17 8 (0.26%) vCloud
18 5 (0.16%) VirtualBox
19 3 (0.097%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 768 (24.74%) Puppet
2 628 (20.23%) Opscode Chef
3 341 (10.99%) Nagios
4 144 (4.64%) ZABBIX
5 129 (4.16%) Ansible
6 111 (3.58%) Salt
7 79 (2.55%) Cacti
8 69 (2.22%) Vagrant
9 59 (1.90%) CFEngine
10 51 (1.64%) logstash
11 46 (1.48%) HAProxy
12 43 (1.39%) Capistrano
13 38 (1.22%) Ganglia
14 36 (1.16%) SCOM
15 35 (1.13%) Zenoss
16 30 (0.97%) Opsview
17 18 (0.58%) WSUS
18 17 (0.55%) Munin
19 15 (0.48%) SCCM
19 15 (0.48%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 301 (9.70%) Red Hat
2 285 (9.18%) VMware
3 230 (7.41%) Oracle
4 207 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 126 (4.06%) JBoss
6 101 (3.25%) Facebook
7 80 (2.58%) Rackspace
7 80 (2.58%) Google
8 68 (2.19%) Cisco
9 62 (2.00%) HP
10 55 (1.77%) Sony
11 53 (1.71%) Twitter
12 52 (1.68%) Zend
13 43 (1.39%) SaltStack
14 42 (1.35%) F5
15 40 (1.29%) Adobe
16 38 (1.22%) Apple
17 33 (1.06%) Juniper
18 31 (1.00%) Citrix
18 31 (1.00%) New Relic
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum 20% bonus, private health care, 25 d
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
QUANTICA
Posted: 2 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Shares + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago