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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 80 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1590 1298 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.29% 2.94% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.09% 5.49% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1134 1194
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26119 23634 28268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.13% 53.50% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22618 20261 25057
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 £75,000 £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 11 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 11 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 +10 306 £57,500 +9.52% 48
Hammersmith - 10 £80,000 -
Hackney +1 5 £47,500 -
Westminster - 5 £60,000 -
Isleworth - 5 £65,250 - 2
Hornchurch - 2 £30,000 - 1
Chiswick - 2 £40,500 -
Canary Wharf -7 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Croydon - 1 £37,500 - 3
Surbiton - 1 £40,000 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 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 1437 (46.85%) Python
2 1403 (45.75%) Java
3 1169 (38.12%) JavaScript
4 1088 (35.47%) Linux
5 1008 (32.87%) TDD
6 845 (27.55%) HTML
7 813 (26.51%) C#
8 805 (26.25%) PHP
9 786 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
10 767 (25.01%) CSS
11 757 (24.68%) BDD
12 754 (24.58%) Git (software)
13 692 (22.56%) Ruby on Rails
14 685 (22.33%) Perl
15 665 (21.68%) Open Source
16 645 (21.03%) Puppet
17 642 (20.93%) MySQL
18 637 (20.77%) SQL
19 604 (19.69%) E-Commerce
20 584 (19.04%) .NET
21 576 (18.78%) DevOps
22 564 (18.39%) Cucumber
23 543 (17.70%) Scrum
24 537 (17.51%) OO
25 506 (16.50%) Opscode Chef
26 489 (15.94%) Web Services
27 473 (15.42%) Continuous Integration
28 467 (15.23%) MVC
29 453 (14.77%) jQuery
30 430 (14.02%) Software Engineering

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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
1 369 (12.03%) Apache
2 347 (11.31%) Node.js
3 202 (6.59%) nginx
4 198 (6.46%) Tomcat
5 146 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 115 (3.75%) IIS
7 110 (3.59%) CMS
8 79 (2.58%) Apache Solr
9 61 (1.99%) OpenStack
10 44 (1.43%) Drupal
10 44 (1.43%) WordPress
11 32 (1.04%) WebLogic
12 26 (0.85%) WebSphere
13 25 (0.82%) Confluence
14 24 (0.78%) Umbraco
15 23 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
15 23 (0.75%) CloudStack
16 20 (0.65%) Mule
17 18 (0.59%) MS Exchange
17 18 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 85 (2.77%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.72%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.39%) MS Office
4 8 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.26%) CPLEX
5 7 (0.23%) SPSS
6 6 (0.20%) Mingle
7 5 (0.16%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.065%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.033%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 53 (1.73%) Magento
2 17 (0.55%) 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 (0.098%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.098%) Summit
7 3 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.065%) Lawson
8 2 (0.065%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 409 (13.34%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (3.52%) SaaS
3 92 (3.00%) GitHub
4 81 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 58 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
6 54 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
7 45 (1.47%) Joyent
8 37 (1.21%) Heroku
8 37 (1.21%) IaaS
9 25 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.49%) PaaS
11 11 (0.36%) CloudFront
11 11 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
12 7 (0.23%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.16%) Engine Yard
13 5 (0.16%) Basecamp
13 5 (0.16%) Force.com
14 3 (0.098%) Route 53
14 3 (0.098%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.098%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 171 (5.58%) Internet
2 160 (5.22%) TCP/IP
3 145 (4.73%) HTTP
4 141 (4.60%) DNS
5 108 (3.52%) Firewall
6 100 (3.26%) SAN
7 63 (2.05%) NAS
8 53 (1.73%) DHCP
9 49 (1.60%) SSL
10 42 (1.37%) LDAP
11 38 (1.24%) IPv4
12 35 (1.14%) BIG-IP
13 34 (1.11%) SNMP
14 33 (1.08%) SSH
15 30 (0.98%) iSCSI
16 26 (0.85%) VPN
17 25 (0.82%) VLAN
18 20 (0.65%) NetScaler
19 19 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 16 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 642 (20.93%) MySQL
2 376 (12.26%) NoSQL
3 339 (11.05%) MongoDB
4 294 (9.59%) SQL Server
5 276 (9.00%) Redis
6 275 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
7 217 (7.08%) Big Data
8 178 (5.80%) Hadoop
9 160 (5.22%) Relational Database
10 157 (5.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 79 (2.58%) CouchDB
12 73 (2.38%) RDBMS
13 53 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
14 49 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
14 49 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 35 (1.14%) MariaDB
16 33 (1.08%) Apache Hive
17 27 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
18 25 (0.82%) HBase
19 24 (0.78%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 754 (24.58%) Git (software)
2 564 (18.39%) Cucumber
3 387 (12.62%) Jenkins
4 380 (12.39%) Selenium
5 250 (8.15%) Subversion
6 173 (5.64%) WebDriver
7 149 (4.86%) Hudson
8 142 (4.63%) JIRA
9 139 (4.53%) RSpec
10 133 (4.34%) TeamCity
11 118 (3.85%) SpecFlow
12 117 (3.81%) Maven
13 107 (3.49%) Jasmine
14 99 (3.23%) Visual Studio
15 93 (3.03%) Calabash
16 86 (2.80%) NUnit
17 82 (2.67%) WATIR
18 69 (2.25%) JUnit
19 65 (2.12%) PhantomJS
20 59 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 424 (13.82%) Finance
2 189 (6.16%) Retail
3 165 (5.38%) Games
4 164 (5.35%) Marketing
5 138 (4.50%) Advertising
6 133 (4.34%) Banking
7 116 (3.78%) Publishing
8 72 (2.35%) Law
9 62 (2.02%) Telecoms
10 53 (1.73%) Investment Banking
11 39 (1.27%) Financial Institution
12 37 (1.21%) Front Office
13 30 (0.98%) Legal
14 25 (0.82%) Online Betting
15 16 (0.52%) Music Industry
16 12 (0.39%) Back Office
17 10 (0.33%) Automotive
18 8 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 4 (0.13%) Billing
19 4 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1511 (49.27%) Developer
2 382 (12.46%) Senior Developer
3 233 (7.60%) Administrator
4 229 (7.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 210 (6.85%) .NET Developer
6 189 (6.16%) Systems Administrator
7 178 (5.80%) Linux Administrator
8 177 (5.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 166 (5.41%) Java Developer
10 144 (4.70%) Tester
11 139 (4.53%) Web Developer
11 139 (4.53%) Ruby Developer
12 136 (4.43%) Analyst
13 128 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 121 (3.95%) Software Engineer
15 113 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
16 108 (3.52%) Software Developer
17 106 (3.46%) C# Developer
18 102 (3.33%) Test Engineer
19 101 (3.29%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 845 (27.55%) HTML
2 767 (25.01%) CSS
3 692 (22.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 584 (19.04%) .NET
5 489 (15.94%) Web Services
6 453 (14.77%) jQuery
7 393 (12.81%) HTML5
8 334 (10.89%) REST
9 332 (10.82%) ASP.NET
10 291 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 284 (9.26%) CSS3
12 263 (8.58%) XML
13 254 (8.28%) RESTful
14 238 (7.76%) AngularJS
15 208 (6.78%) Backbone.js
16 160 (5.22%) JSON
17 153 (4.99%) LAMP
18 146 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
19 140 (4.56%) Spring
19 140 (4.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 665 (21.68%) Open Source
2 315 (10.27%) Computer Science
3 192 (6.26%) Mobile App
4 78 (2.54%) Clustering
5 68 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (2.05%) Social Media
7 52 (1.70%) Digital Media
8 45 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 44 (1.43%) Blackberry
10 41 (1.34%) Blog
11 40 (1.30%) Visualisation
12 39 (1.27%) Social Network
12 39 (1.27%) Online Games
13 35 (1.14%) Statistics
14 34 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
15 31 (1.01%) Hedge funds
16 30 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 26 (0.85%) Management Information System
17 26 (0.85%) Derivative
18 25 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1088 (35.47%) Linux
2 401 (13.07%) UNIX
3 381 (12.42%) Windows
4 338 (11.02%) Android
5 328 (10.69%) Apple iOS
6 194 (6.33%) Ubuntu
7 187 (6.10%) CentOS
8 181 (5.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 113 (3.68%) Solaris
10 89 (2.90%) Debian
11 36 (1.17%) Mac OS X
12 26 (0.85%) SUSE
13 25 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (0.52%) Fedora
15 13 (0.42%) Windows Phone
16 12 (0.39%) FreeBSD
17 11 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
19 9 (0.29%) AIX
20 6 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1008 (32.87%) TDD
2 786 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
3 757 (24.68%) BDD
4 604 (19.69%) E-Commerce
5 576 (18.78%) DevOps
6 543 (17.70%) Scrum
7 537 (17.51%) OO
8 473 (15.42%) Continuous Integration
9 467 (15.23%) MVC
10 430 (14.02%) Software Engineering
11 190 (6.19%) Test Automation
12 181 (5.90%) Web Development
13 180 (5.87%) OOP
14 158 (5.15%) Configuration Management
15 156 (5.09%) Kanban
16 144 (4.70%) Automated Testing
17 137 (4.47%) Pair Programming
18 135 (4.40%) Unit Testing
19 129 (4.21%) Load Balancing
19 129 (4.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1437 (46.85%) Python
2 1403 (45.75%) Java
3 1169 (38.12%) JavaScript
4 813 (26.51%) C#
5 805 (26.25%) PHP
6 685 (22.33%) Perl
7 637 (20.77%) SQL
8 344 (11.22%) Bash Shell
9 338 (11.02%) C++
10 221 (7.21%) Scala
11 185 (6.03%) C
12 132 (4.30%) Clojure
13 116 (3.78%) PowerShell
14 114 (3.72%) Groovy
15 100 (3.26%) F#
16 99 (3.23%) Shell Script
17 98 (3.20%) Erlang
18 58 (1.89%) Objective-C
19 48 (1.57%) CoffeeScript
20 36 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 401 (13.07%) Degree
2 31 (1.01%) PhD
3 27 (0.88%) CISSP
4 26 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (0.75%) MCSD
5 23 (0.75%) MCTS
6 22 (0.72%) MCP
6 22 (0.72%) MCAD
7 20 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 19 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (0.55%) CEH
9 17 (0.55%) ISEB
10 16 (0.52%) RHCE
11 13 (0.42%) CCNP
12 12 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
12 12 (0.39%) LPIC
13 10 (0.33%) CCSE
14 9 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.20%) MySQL Certification
15 6 (0.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 413 (13.47%) QA
2 21 (0.68%) SLA
3 18 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.13%) WCAG
7 3 (0.098%) WAI
7 3 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.033%) Section 508
System Software
1 145 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (3.03%) KVM
3 72 (2.35%) Xen
4 70 (2.28%) Varnish
5 55 (1.79%) NFS
6 33 (1.08%) Active Directory
7 23 (0.75%) Snort
8 21 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 17 (0.55%) vSphere
10 16 (0.52%) Postfix
11 14 (0.46%) VirtualBox
12 13 (0.42%) Hyper-V
12 13 (0.42%) Docker
13 12 (0.39%) Sendmail
14 10 (0.33%) Nmap
15 7 (0.23%) vCloud
16 3 (0.098%) Gluster
17 2 (0.065%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 2 (0.065%) Samba
17 2 (0.065%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 645 (21.03%) Puppet
2 506 (16.50%) Opscode Chef
3 252 (8.22%) Nagios
4 128 (4.17%) ZABBIX
5 83 (2.71%) Ansible
6 67 (2.18%) logstash
6 67 (2.18%) Salt
7 66 (2.15%) Vagrant
8 60 (1.96%) HAProxy
9 53 (1.73%) CFEngine
10 50 (1.63%) Capistrano
11 45 (1.47%) Cacti
12 43 (1.40%) SCOM
13 38 (1.24%) Zenoss
14 34 (1.11%) Ganglia
15 32 (1.04%) Opsview
16 22 (0.72%) WSUS
17 17 (0.55%) Cobbler
18 16 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
18 16 (0.52%) StatsD
Vendors
1 257 (8.38%) Red Hat
2 251 (8.18%) Oracle
3 227 (7.40%) Microsoft
4 208 (6.78%) VMware
5 113 (3.68%) Facebook
6 109 (3.55%) Rackspace
6 109 (3.55%) JBoss
7 87 (2.84%) Google
8 69 (2.25%) Twitter
9 60 (1.96%) Zend
10 50 (1.63%) Cisco
11 49 (1.60%) HP
12 42 (1.37%) Adobe
13 38 (1.24%) SaltStack
14 35 (1.14%) New Relic
15 33 (1.08%) F5
16 32 (1.04%) Sybase
17 31 (1.01%) Apple
18 27 (0.88%) Perforce
19 26 (0.85%) Sony
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum pension life assurance gym membershi
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
EasyRoommate
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Tom Tom
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum based on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +10% bonus+Share Options+Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday