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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 108 75 89
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1153 1509 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.74% 3.51% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.39% 6.43% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1254 1214
Average salary £54,500 £54,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.46% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
21405 23478 24451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.86% 54.55% 55.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18366 19725 21213
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 £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -29 224 £50,500 -8.18% 39
Mayfair - 7 £40,000 -
Hammersmith -2 3 £57,500 -
Feltham - 2 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £60,000 -
Brentford - 1 £37,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1309 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
2 1091 (44.42%) Python
3 1019 (41.49%) Java
4 1015 (41.33%) Linux
5 805 (32.78%) JavaScript
6 716 (29.15%) Git (software)
7 702 (28.58%) TDD
8 695 (28.30%) Puppet
9 638 (25.98%) DevOps
10 616 (25.08%) BDD
11 594 (24.19%) MySQL
12 549 (22.35%) HTML
13 541 (22.03%) Ruby on Rails
13 541 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
14 539 (21.95%) C#
15 524 (21.34%) Perl
16 505 (20.56%) PHP
17 480 (19.54%) CSS
18 465 (18.93%) OO
19 464 (18.89%) E-Commerce
20 460 (18.73%) SQL
21 458 (18.65%) Scrum
22 443 (18.04%) Open Source
23 425 (17.30%) Jenkins
24 419 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
25 394 (16.04%) Cucumber
26 385 (15.68%) .NET
27 381 (15.51%) NoSQL
28 367 (14.94%) MongoDB
29 364 (14.82%) Bash Shell

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 364 (14.82%) Node.js
2 282 (11.48%) Apache
3 261 (10.63%) nginx
4 175 (7.13%) Tomcat
5 124 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
6 117 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 89 (3.62%) CMS
8 86 (3.50%) IIS
9 61 (2.48%) JBoss
10 53 (2.16%) WordPress
11 44 (1.79%) Apache Solr
12 37 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
13 35 (1.43%) Confluence
14 27 (1.10%) Jetty
15 24 (0.98%) CloudStack
16 22 (0.90%) Apache Pig
17 19 (0.77%) Apache Spark
18 18 (0.73%) WebSphere
19 17 (0.69%) WebLogic
20 16 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 57 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.61%) MS Office
3 14 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.37%) SPSS
4 9 (0.37%) Mingle
5 6 (0.24%) HipChat
6 4 (0.16%) CPLEX
7 2 (0.081%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.041%) MS Project
8 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.041%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.041%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.041%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (1.06%) Shopify
2 14 (0.57%) Magento
3 7 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
5 2 (0.081%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.081%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.041%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.041%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 300 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (4.28%) GitHub
3 89 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 68 (2.77%) IaaS
5 59 (2.40%) SaaS
6 53 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
7 47 (1.91%) Amazon S3
7 47 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
8 42 (1.71%) PaaS
9 36 (1.47%) Heroku
10 33 (1.34%) SoftLayer
11 16 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
12 13 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
13 11 (0.45%) Joyent
14 10 (0.41%) Engine Yard
15 7 (0.29%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.29%) Sumo Logic
16 6 (0.24%) Force.com
16 6 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 111 (4.52%) Internet
2 110 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 101 (4.11%) DNS
4 100 (4.07%) Firewall
5 96 (3.91%) HTTP
6 60 (2.44%) SAN
7 41 (1.67%) iSCSI
8 37 (1.51%) VPN
9 30 (1.22%) DHCP
10 26 (1.06%) VLAN
10 26 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (0.98%) LDAP
12 20 (0.81%) NAS
13 19 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
14 18 (0.73%) WAN
14 18 (0.73%) Kerberos
14 18 (0.73%) IPsec
15 16 (0.65%) Wireshark
16 15 (0.61%) OSPF
16 15 (0.61%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (24.19%) MySQL
2 381 (15.51%) NoSQL
3 367 (14.94%) MongoDB
4 334 (13.60%) SQL Server
5 237 (9.65%) Redis
6 231 (9.41%) PostgreSQL
7 213 (8.67%) Big Data
8 178 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 178 (7.25%) Relational Database
9 157 (6.39%) Hadoop
10 67 (2.73%) RDBMS
11 47 (1.91%) Data Mining
12 34 (1.38%) Oracle Database
13 31 (1.26%) CouchDB
14 28 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 26 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (0.94%) HBase
17 21 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
18 20 (0.81%) Riak
Development Applications
1 716 (29.15%) Git (software)
2 425 (17.30%) Jenkins
3 394 (16.04%) Cucumber
4 260 (10.59%) Selenium
5 201 (8.18%) Subversion
6 180 (7.33%) TeamCity
7 159 (6.47%) RSpec
8 156 (6.35%) WebDriver
9 141 (5.74%) Hudson
10 132 (5.37%) JIRA
11 108 (4.40%) Calabash
12 98 (3.99%) Maven
13 81 (3.30%) Jasmine
14 70 (2.85%) SpecFlow
15 63 (2.57%) JUnit
16 62 (2.52%) CruiseControl
17 57 (2.32%) NUnit
18 53 (2.16%) Appium
19 45 (1.83%) Capybara
20 44 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 327 (13.31%) Finance
2 137 (5.58%) Games
3 100 (4.07%) Publishing
4 96 (3.91%) Marketing
5 91 (3.71%) Advertising
6 74 (3.01%) Retail
7 53 (2.16%) Banking
8 48 (1.95%) Law
9 40 (1.63%) Telecoms
10 28 (1.14%) Automotive
11 14 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.41%) Electronics
13 9 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.33%) Front Office
14 8 (0.33%) Billing
14 8 (0.33%) Online Betting
15 6 (0.24%) Back Office
16 5 (0.20%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.20%) Legal
17 4 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1049 (42.71%) Developer
2 268 (10.91%) Administrator
3 263 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 235 (9.57%) Systems Administrator
5 224 (9.12%) Ruby Developer
6 203 (8.27%) Linux Administrator
7 167 (6.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 167 (6.80%) Senior Developer
8 150 (6.11%) .NET Developer
9 96 (3.91%) Tester
9 96 (3.91%) Java Developer
10 94 (3.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 81 (3.30%) Analyst
11 81 (3.30%) Lead Developer
12 76 (3.09%) Software Engineer
12 76 (3.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 74 (3.01%) Architect
14 72 (2.93%) Test Engineer
15 68 (2.77%) Linux Engineer
16 58 (2.36%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 549 (22.35%) HTML
2 541 (22.03%) Ruby on Rails
3 480 (19.54%) CSS
4 385 (15.68%) .NET
5 360 (14.66%) Web Services
6 325 (13.23%) AngularJS
7 274 (11.16%) HTML5
8 268 (10.91%) jQuery
9 264 (10.75%) RESTful
10 202 (8.22%) ASP.NET
11 183 (7.45%) XML
12 176 (7.17%) CSS3
13 171 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 171 (6.96%) Backbone.js
14 139 (5.66%) Sass
14 139 (5.66%) LAMP
15 135 (5.50%) REST
16 127 (5.17%) JSON
17 120 (4.89%) KnockoutJS
18 110 (4.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 443 (18.04%) Open Source
2 264 (10.75%) Computer Science
3 167 (6.80%) User Experience
4 115 (4.68%) Mobile App
5 82 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (2.44%) Replication
6 60 (2.44%) Clustering
7 59 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (2.32%) Algorithms
9 55 (2.24%) Social Media
10 51 (2.08%) BBC
11 40 (1.63%) Digital Media
12 30 (1.22%) Blog
13 29 (1.18%) Mathematics
14 26 (1.06%) Visualisation
14 26 (1.06%) Data Structures
15 21 (0.86%) IPTV
15 21 (0.86%) Blackberry
16 20 (0.81%) Streaming Video
17 19 (0.77%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 1015 (41.33%) Linux
2 342 (13.93%) Windows
3 287 (11.69%) UNIX
4 197 (8.02%) Apple iOS
5 194 (7.90%) CentOS
5 194 (7.90%) Android
6 188 (7.65%) Ubuntu
7 173 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 122 (4.97%) Debian
9 47 (1.91%) Solaris
10 45 (1.83%) Mac OS X
11 35 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (0.61%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
14 9 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
14 9 (0.37%) SUSE
14 9 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (0.33%) CoreOS
15 8 (0.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1309 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
2 702 (28.58%) TDD
3 638 (25.98%) DevOps
4 616 (25.08%) BDD
5 465 (18.93%) OO
6 464 (18.89%) E-Commerce
7 458 (18.65%) Scrum
8 419 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
9 310 (12.62%) MVC
10 242 (9.85%) Configuration Management
11 230 (9.36%) Software Engineering
12 157 (6.39%) Test Automation
13 118 (4.80%) Kanban
14 115 (4.68%) OOP
15 111 (4.52%) Pair Programming
16 108 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
17 103 (4.19%) Automated Testing
18 91 (3.71%) Web Application Development
18 91 (3.71%) Automation Testing
19 84 (3.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1091 (44.42%) Python
2 1019 (41.49%) Java
3 805 (32.78%) JavaScript
4 539 (21.95%) C#
5 524 (21.34%) Perl
6 505 (20.56%) PHP
7 460 (18.73%) SQL
8 364 (14.82%) Bash Shell
9 149 (6.07%) Scala
10 142 (5.78%) C++
11 119 (4.85%) Shell Script
12 101 (4.11%) PowerShell
13 86 (3.50%) Groovy
14 76 (3.09%) C
15 73 (2.97%) Clojure
16 55 (2.24%) F#
17 54 (2.20%) Objective-C
18 48 (1.95%) Golang
19 30 (1.22%) Korn
20 28 (1.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 327 (13.31%) Degree
2 40 (1.63%) VCP4
3 32 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 28 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (1.06%) AWS Certification
6 22 (0.90%) CCNA
6 22 (0.90%) ISEB
7 21 (0.86%) Security Cleared
8 16 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 16 (0.65%) PhD
9 8 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 7 (0.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 7 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 6 (0.24%) LPIC
11 6 (0.24%) RHCSA
11 6 (0.24%) RHCE
11 6 (0.24%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (0.16%) CCNP
13 3 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (12.50%) QA
2 33 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.24%) SLA
5 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.081%) EMIR
6 2 (0.081%) MiFID
7 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.041%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 173 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (3.14%) Docker
3 69 (2.81%) Varnish
4 63 (2.57%) KVM
5 53 (2.16%) Xen
6 46 (1.87%) Active Directory
7 28 (1.14%) Hyper-V
8 25 (1.02%) vSphere
9 24 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (0.94%) Snort
11 20 (0.81%) XenServer
12 18 (0.73%) NFS
13 16 (0.65%) Postfix
14 14 (0.57%) VMware ESX
15 13 (0.53%) Apache Flume
16 12 (0.49%) LXC
17 11 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 11 (0.45%) Samba
18 10 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
18 10 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 695 (28.30%) Puppet
2 541 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
3 275 (11.20%) Nagios
4 228 (9.28%) Ansible
5 138 (5.62%) ZABBIX
6 127 (5.17%) Vagrant
7 109 (4.44%) Graphite
8 107 (4.36%) Salt
9 72 (2.93%) logstash
10 48 (1.95%) Cacti
11 35 (1.43%) collectd
12 34 (1.38%) Ganglia
13 26 (1.06%) Kibana
14 23 (0.94%) Cobbler
15 22 (0.90%) HAProxy
15 22 (0.90%) Capistrano
16 20 (0.81%) Opsview
17 17 (0.69%) StatsD
18 13 (0.53%) SELinux
18 13 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 241 (9.81%) VMware
2 201 (8.18%) Red Hat
3 156 (6.35%) Oracle
4 101 (4.11%) Microsoft
5 95 (3.87%) Google
6 82 (3.34%) Facebook
7 77 (3.14%) Cisco
8 54 (2.20%) Splunk
9 53 (2.16%) HP
10 46 (1.87%) Akamai
11 42 (1.71%) Rackspace
12 41 (1.67%) Sony
13 40 (1.63%) New Relic
14 39 (1.59%) Apple
15 37 (1.51%) Zend
16 36 (1.47%) hybris
17 33 (1.34%) SaltStack
18 26 (1.06%) Twitter
19 24 (0.98%) Yahoo!
20 21 (0.86%) Riverbed
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
TUI Group
Salary: Excellent basic + fantastic benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Pollinate
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Pollinate
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Stock Options + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday