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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 82 79 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1458 1577 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.28% 3.36% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.18% 6.37% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1294 1098
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
23577 24741 24484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.05% 52.70% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20352 21301 20888
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +22 296 £60,000 +9.09% 42
Brentford - 9 £72,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 5 £57,500 -
Hammersmith -4 3 £55,000 -31.25%
Harrow - 3 £57,500 -
Surbiton -3 1 - -
Osterley - 1 - -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1456 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1450 (50.31%) Python
3 1195 (41.46%) Java
4 1125 (39.04%) Linux
5 907 (31.47%) Git (software)
6 880 (30.53%) JavaScript
7 871 (30.22%) TDD
8 809 (28.07%) DevOps
9 735 (25.50%) Puppet
10 674 (23.39%) BDD
11 667 (23.14%) Opscode Chef
12 647 (22.45%) C#
13 601 (20.85%) Amazon AWS
14 595 (20.65%) HTML
15 578 (20.06%) CSS
16 577 (20.02%) SQL
17 563 (19.54%) MySQL
18 560 (19.43%) Ruby on Rails
19 557 (19.33%) Jenkins
20 519 (18.01%) Node.js
21 501 (17.38%) .NET
22 495 (17.18%) PHP
23 493 (17.11%) Bash Shell
24 485 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
25 458 (15.89%) Perl
26 457 (15.86%) Finance
27 451 (15.65%) Open Source
28 429 (14.89%) NoSQL
28 429 (14.89%) Scrum
29 425 (14.75%) MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 519 (18.01%) Node.js
2 318 (11.03%) Apache
3 217 (7.53%) nginx
4 195 (6.77%) Elasticsearch
5 155 (5.38%) OpenStack
6 138 (4.79%) Tomcat
7 93 (3.23%) CMS
8 89 (3.09%) JBoss
9 87 (3.02%) IIS
10 73 (2.53%) Apache Solr
10 73 (2.53%) Apache Spark
11 51 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
12 45 (1.56%) Apache Pig
13 34 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
14 32 (1.11%) Umbraco
15 31 (1.08%) Drupal
15 31 (1.08%) Sitefinity
16 29 (1.01%) Confluence
16 29 (1.01%) Kentico
17 28 (0.97%) DNN
Applications
1 42 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.24%) MS Office
4 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.14%) SPSS
5 4 (0.14%) Mathematica
5 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.14%) CPLEX
6 2 (0.069%) PrintSoft PReS
6 2 (0.069%) HipChat
7 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
2 4 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.10%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.069%) Cordys
4 2 (0.069%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 601 (20.85%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
3 85 (2.95%) GitHub
4 75 (2.60%) PaaS
5 60 (2.08%) IaaS
6 54 (1.87%) SaaS
7 51 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 40 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 37 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (0.97%) Heroku
10 28 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 28 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
11 20 (0.69%) Sumo Logic
11 20 (0.69%) Amazon S3
12 18 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
13 14 (0.49%) Google Analytics
14 13 (0.45%) OpenShift
15 11 (0.38%) SoftLayer
16 10 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 10 (0.35%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 141 (4.89%) DNS
2 129 (4.48%) HTTP
3 110 (3.82%) Internet
4 102 (3.54%) Firewall
5 98 (3.40%) TCP/IP
6 80 (2.78%) SAN
7 65 (2.26%) LDAP
8 54 (1.87%) VPN
9 39 (1.35%) BGP
10 38 (1.32%) SNMP
10 38 (1.32%) NAS
11 37 (1.28%) DHCP
12 36 (1.25%) IPsec
13 35 (1.21%) WAN
14 34 (1.18%) OSPF
15 33 (1.15%) Network Security
16 31 (1.08%) LAN
17 29 (1.01%) SSH
18 28 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (0.97%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 563 (19.54%) MySQL
2 429 (14.89%) NoSQL
3 367 (12.73%) SQL Server
4 362 (12.56%) MongoDB
5 232 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
6 224 (7.77%) Relational Database
7 206 (7.15%) Redis
8 191 (6.63%) Big Data
9 177 (6.14%) Hadoop
10 168 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 79 (2.74%) RDBMS
12 57 (1.98%) Apache Hive
13 53 (1.84%) HBase
14 46 (1.60%) CouchDB
15 44 (1.53%) Couchbase
16 42 (1.46%) Riak
17 35 (1.21%) MemSQL
18 33 (1.15%) Oracle Database
19 29 (1.01%) Data Mining
20 26 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 907 (31.47%) Git (software)
2 557 (19.33%) Jenkins
3 401 (13.91%) Cucumber
4 351 (12.18%) Selenium
5 247 (8.57%) Subversion
6 208 (7.22%) WebDriver
7 153 (5.31%) Maven
8 146 (5.07%) TeamCity
9 143 (4.96%) JIRA
10 137 (4.75%) RSpec
11 94 (3.26%) Hudson
12 92 (3.19%) Jasmine
12 92 (3.19%) JUnit
13 69 (2.39%) Grunt
14 54 (1.87%) Calabash
15 49 (1.70%) NUnit
16 47 (1.63%) WATIR
16 47 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 44 (1.53%) JMeter
18 43 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 457 (15.86%) Finance
2 161 (5.59%) Marketing
3 134 (4.65%) Games
4 85 (2.95%) Banking
4 85 (2.95%) Publishing
5 76 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 74 (2.57%) Advertising
7 73 (2.53%) Retail
8 43 (1.49%) Automotive
9 33 (1.15%) Law
10 22 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 18 (0.62%) Online Betting
12 15 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.45%) Billing
14 10 (0.35%) Front Office
14 10 (0.35%) Back Office
14 10 (0.35%) Military
15 9 (0.31%) Legal
16 5 (0.17%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1333 (46.25%) Developer
2 380 (13.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 293 (10.17%) Senior Developer
4 204 (7.08%) Ruby Developer
5 203 (7.04%) Administrator
6 184 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 166 (5.76%) Java Developer
8 143 (4.96%) Linux Administrator
9 142 (4.93%) Tester
10 141 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
11 139 (4.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 131 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 125 (4.34%) Architect
14 101 (3.50%) Linux Engineer
15 98 (3.40%) Automation Tester
16 97 (3.37%) Software Engineer
17 96 (3.33%) Junior
18 83 (2.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 81 (2.81%) Systems Engineer
20 80 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 595 (20.65%) HTML
2 578 (20.06%) CSS
3 560 (19.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 501 (17.38%) .NET
5 329 (11.42%) RESTful
6 284 (9.85%) ASP.NET
7 283 (9.82%) AngularJS
8 252 (8.74%) HTML5
9 242 (8.40%) Web Services
10 231 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 225 (7.81%) jQuery
12 217 (7.53%) REST
13 199 (6.90%) XML
14 180 (6.25%) Spring
15 174 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
16 167 (5.79%) CSS3
17 162 (5.62%) WCF
18 152 (5.27%) Backbone.js
19 135 (4.68%) .NET Framework
20 124 (4.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 245 (8.50%) Computer Science
2 138 (4.79%) Mobile App
3 134 (4.65%) User Experience
4 125 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
5 98 (3.40%) Mathematics
6 96 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 78 (2.71%) Data Centre
8 66 (2.29%) BBC
9 57 (1.98%) Physics
10 55 (1.91%) Algorithms
11 52 (1.80%) Replication
12 51 (1.77%) Visualisation
13 47 (1.63%) Social Media
14 41 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 41 (1.42%) Data Structures
15 40 (1.39%) Blackberry
16 36 (1.25%) Public Cloud
17 32 (1.11%) Statistics
18 31 (1.08%) Private Cloud
19 30 (1.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1125 (39.04%) Linux
2 306 (10.62%) Windows
3 267 (9.26%) UNIX
4 221 (7.67%) Ubuntu
5 185 (6.42%) CentOS
6 174 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 152 (5.27%) Apple iOS
8 146 (5.07%) Android
9 92 (3.19%) Debian
10 30 (1.04%) Solaris
10 30 (1.04%) CoreOS
11 19 (0.66%) Scientific Linux
12 17 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (0.52%) Fedora
15 13 (0.45%) SUSE
16 11 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 9 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1456 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 871 (30.22%) TDD
3 809 (28.07%) DevOps
4 674 (23.39%) BDD
5 485 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
6 451 (15.65%) Open Source
7 429 (14.89%) Scrum
8 425 (14.75%) MVC
9 420 (14.57%) Software Engineering
10 401 (13.91%) E-Commerce
11 379 (13.15%) OO
12 281 (9.75%) Configuration Management
13 256 (8.88%) Continuous Delivery
14 230 (7.98%) Test Automation
15 178 (6.18%) Web Application Development
16 163 (5.66%) OOP
17 157 (5.45%) Kanban
18 141 (4.89%) Analytics
19 122 (4.23%) Pair Programming
20 116 (4.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1450 (50.31%) Python
2 1195 (41.46%) Java
3 880 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 647 (22.45%) C#
5 577 (20.02%) SQL
6 495 (17.18%) PHP
7 493 (17.11%) Bash Shell
8 458 (15.89%) Perl
9 265 (9.20%) C++
10 242 (8.40%) Scala
11 161 (5.59%) Go
12 149 (5.17%) C
13 144 (5.00%) PowerShell
14 142 (4.93%) Groovy
15 124 (4.30%) Shell Script
16 94 (3.26%) Clojure
17 62 (2.15%) R
18 51 (1.77%) Objective-C
19 32 (1.11%) CoffeeScript
20 30 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 372 (12.91%) Degree
2 42 (1.46%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.32%) PhD
3 38 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 25 (0.87%) ISEB
6 20 (0.69%) CCNP
7 18 (0.62%) CCNA
8 16 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.45%) RHCE
10 11 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (0.35%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.28%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.24%) RHCSA
13 7 (0.24%) LPIC
13 7 (0.24%) Linux+ Certification
13 7 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.21%) RHCA
15 5 (0.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (9.92%) QA
2 12 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.21%) FISMA
5 3 (0.10%) SLA
6 2 (0.069%) MiFID
6 2 (0.069%) EMIR
7 1 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 207 (7.18%) Docker
2 167 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (2.46%) Varnish
4 45 (1.56%) VirtualBox
4 45 (1.56%) Active Directory
4 45 (1.56%) Xen
5 40 (1.39%) iptables
6 32 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 31 (1.08%) NFS
7 31 (1.08%) KVM
8 29 (1.01%) vSphere
9 23 (0.80%) Postfix
10 22 (0.76%) Samba
11 21 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (0.73%) HDFS
12 15 (0.52%) XenServer
13 13 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (0.45%) vCloud
14 11 (0.38%) Snort
15 8 (0.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 735 (25.50%) Puppet
2 667 (23.14%) Opscode Chef
3 335 (11.62%) Ansible
4 227 (7.88%) Nagios
5 137 (4.75%) ZABBIX
6 125 (4.34%) Salt
7 96 (3.33%) Vagrant
8 55 (1.91%) Graphite
9 43 (1.49%) logstash
10 30 (1.04%) Mesos
11 28 (0.97%) Kubernetes
11 28 (0.97%) Capistrano
12 23 (0.80%) Kibana
13 19 (0.66%) HAProxy
14 18 (0.62%) yum
15 16 (0.56%) Cacti
15 16 (0.56%) Rundeck
16 15 (0.52%) Opsview
17 14 (0.49%) Ganglia
18 13 (0.45%) StatsD
Vendors
1 226 (7.84%) VMware
2 217 (7.53%) Red Hat
3 210 (7.29%) Oracle
4 151 (5.24%) Google
5 95 (3.30%) Cisco
6 87 (3.02%) Rackspace
7 80 (2.78%) Facebook
8 69 (2.39%) Microsoft
9 59 (2.05%) Splunk
10 50 (1.73%) New Relic
11 48 (1.67%) SaltStack
12 34 (1.18%) Sitecore
13 31 (1.08%) EPiServer
14 30 (1.04%) Yahoo!
14 30 (1.04%) HP
15 28 (0.97%) Apple
15 28 (0.97%) Alterian
15 28 (0.97%) Sony
15 28 (0.97%) Ektron
16 26 (0.90%) hybris
London
Premier IT
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus + package + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Make positive
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Benifits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Kainos
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Kainos
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10%-15% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago