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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 81 106 97
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1448 1248 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.19% 2.76% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.16% 4.99% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1098 1282
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
23494 25031 26764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 55.29% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20318 21606 23538
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 £34,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +23 255 £52,500 -4.54% 45
Hammersmith +3 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf +27 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Isleworth -5 2 £65,000 +23.80%
Surbiton - 2 £40,000 -
Docklands, London -9 1 £21,500 -73.93%
Southwark - 1 £47,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1594 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1545 (50.62%) Python
3 1312 (42.99%) Java
4 1198 (39.25%) Linux
5 1080 (35.39%) JavaScript
6 921 (30.18%) TDD
7 824 (27.00%) Git (software)
8 793 (25.98%) Puppet
9 790 (25.88%) PHP
10 786 (25.75%) BDD
11 772 (25.29%) HTML
12 767 (25.13%) MySQL
13 754 (24.71%) Perl
14 721 (23.62%) DevOps
15 707 (23.17%) CSS
16 670 (21.95%) C#
17 660 (21.63%) Opscode Chef
18 640 (20.97%) Open Source
19 629 (20.61%) Ruby on Rails
20 598 (19.59%) SQL
21 575 (18.84%) OO
21 575 (18.84%) E-Commerce
22 558 (18.28%) Scrum
23 494 (16.19%) Cucumber
24 466 (15.27%) Finance
25 456 (14.94%) Windows
26 454 (14.88%) Node.js
27 453 (14.84%) .NET
28 437 (14.32%) Bash Shell
29 433 (14.19%) Continuous Integration

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 454 (14.88%) Node.js
2 385 (12.61%) Apache
3 285 (9.34%) nginx
4 248 (8.13%) Tomcat
5 151 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
6 129 (4.23%) JBoss
7 110 (3.60%) IIS
8 103 (3.37%) CMS
9 92 (3.01%) OpenStack
10 88 (2.88%) Apache Solr
11 86 (2.82%) WordPress
12 55 (1.80%) WebLogic
13 32 (1.05%) CloudStack
14 31 (1.02%) Drupal
15 30 (0.98%) Jetty
16 26 (0.85%) MS Exchange
17 24 (0.79%) Confluence
17 24 (0.79%) Apache Pig
18 23 (0.75%) WebSphere
19 20 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 89 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.52%) SPSS
3 15 (0.49%) CPLEX
4 13 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.43%) Mingle
4 13 (0.43%) MS Office
5 3 (0.098%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.033%) MS Project
6 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.033%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.033%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.033%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 40 (1.31%) Shopify
2 39 (1.28%) Magento
3 17 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.20%) Optimost
5 5 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.098%) Summit
8 2 (0.066%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.033%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 359 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (4.59%) GitHub
3 77 (2.52%) SaaS
4 68 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 57 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
6 51 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 43 (1.41%) IaaS
8 37 (1.21%) Joyent
9 36 (1.18%) Amazon S3
10 23 (0.75%) PaaS
11 19 (0.62%) Heroku
12 16 (0.52%) Rackspace Cloud
13 8 (0.26%) CloudFront
14 5 (0.16%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.16%) Basecamp
14 5 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.13%) Force.com
16 3 (0.098%) Route 53
16 3 (0.098%) Amazon ELB
16 3 (0.098%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 236 (7.73%) TCP/IP
2 156 (5.11%) HTTP
3 141 (4.62%) DNS
4 134 (4.39%) Internet
5 108 (3.54%) Firewall
6 93 (3.05%) SAN
7 54 (1.77%) DHCP
8 51 (1.67%) SSL
9 46 (1.51%) BIG-IP
9 46 (1.51%) NAS
10 43 (1.41%) LDAP
11 40 (1.31%) SNMP
12 37 (1.21%) IPv4
13 36 (1.18%) SSH
14 33 (1.08%) iSCSI
15 31 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 28 (0.92%) NetScaler
17 25 (0.82%) Kerberos
18 23 (0.75%) VPN
19 20 (0.66%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 767 (25.13%) MySQL
2 410 (13.43%) MongoDB
2 410 (13.43%) NoSQL
3 353 (11.57%) SQL Server
4 321 (10.52%) Redis
5 295 (9.67%) PostgreSQL
6 230 (7.54%) Big Data
7 198 (6.49%) Hadoop
8 179 (5.87%) Relational Database
9 169 (5.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 70 (2.29%) RDBMS
11 52 (1.70%) CouchDB
12 38 (1.25%) Data Mining
13 37 (1.21%) MariaDB
14 31 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (0.92%) DB2
16 26 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (0.79%) Neo4j
18 20 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 824 (27.00%) Git (software)
2 494 (16.19%) Cucumber
3 426 (13.96%) Jenkins
4 327 (10.71%) Selenium
5 246 (8.06%) Subversion
6 173 (5.67%) Hudson
7 168 (5.50%) WebDriver
8 162 (5.31%) TeamCity
9 151 (4.95%) RSpec
10 140 (4.59%) JIRA
11 127 (4.16%) Jasmine
12 107 (3.51%) SpecFlow
13 96 (3.15%) Maven
14 90 (2.95%) NUnit
15 80 (2.62%) Calabash
16 77 (2.52%) CruiseControl
17 69 (2.26%) WATIR
17 69 (2.26%) Rhino Mocks
18 66 (2.16%) Capybara
19 61 (2.00%) PhantomJS
General
1 466 (15.27%) Finance
2 169 (5.54%) Games
3 155 (5.08%) Advertising
4 147 (4.82%) Retail
5 145 (4.75%) Marketing
6 132 (4.33%) Publishing
7 102 (3.34%) Banking
8 57 (1.87%) Law
9 51 (1.67%) Telecoms
10 37 (1.21%) Investment Banking
11 28 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 24 (0.79%) Front Office
13 14 (0.46%) Music Industry
14 12 (0.39%) Automotive
14 12 (0.39%) Legal
15 11 (0.36%) Back Office
16 10 (0.33%) Electronics
17 9 (0.29%) Online Betting
18 8 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 7 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1348 (44.17%) Developer
2 333 (10.91%) Administrator
3 294 (9.63%) Senior Developer
4 268 (8.78%) Systems Administrator
5 242 (7.93%) Linux Administrator
6 224 (7.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 222 (7.27%) Ruby Developer
8 188 (6.16%) .NET Developer
9 171 (5.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 145 (4.75%) Java Developer
11 136 (4.46%) Tester
12 134 (4.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 133 (4.36%) Test Engineer
14 104 (3.41%) Analyst
15 103 (3.37%) PHP Developer
16 98 (3.21%) Automation Engineer
17 92 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
18 90 (2.95%) QA Engineer
19 89 (2.92%) Web Developer
20 85 (2.79%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 772 (25.29%) HTML
2 707 (23.17%) CSS
3 629 (20.61%) Ruby on Rails
4 453 (14.84%) .NET
5 417 (13.66%) Web Services
6 380 (12.45%) HTML5
7 375 (12.29%) jQuery
8 315 (10.32%) AngularJS
9 298 (9.76%) RESTful
10 288 (9.44%) ASP.NET
11 269 (8.81%) REST
12 264 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 252 (8.26%) CSS3
14 242 (7.93%) Backbone.js
15 237 (7.77%) LAMP
16 195 (6.39%) XML
17 169 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
18 153 (5.01%) ASP.NET Web API
19 147 (4.82%) JSON
20 143 (4.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 640 (20.97%) Open Source
2 304 (9.96%) Computer Science
3 196 (6.42%) User Experience
4 143 (4.69%) Mobile App
5 86 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 85 (2.79%) Digital Media
7 83 (2.72%) Clustering
8 77 (2.52%) Algorithms
9 53 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
9 53 (1.74%) Social Media
10 50 (1.64%) Visualisation
11 45 (1.47%) Statistics
12 44 (1.44%) BBC
13 41 (1.34%) Data Structures
14 39 (1.28%) Blog
15 33 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 32 (1.05%) Blackberry
16 32 (1.05%) Mathematics
17 31 (1.02%) Hedge funds
18 30 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1198 (39.25%) Linux
2 456 (14.94%) Windows
3 335 (10.98%) UNIX
4 261 (8.55%) Ubuntu
5 241 (7.90%) Android
6 238 (7.80%) CentOS
7 234 (7.67%) Apple iOS
8 201 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 140 (4.59%) Debian
10 127 (4.16%) Solaris
11 41 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (1.08%) SUSE
13 31 (1.02%) Fedora
14 18 (0.59%) Mac OS X
15 13 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.39%) AIX
16 12 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (0.26%) Windows Phone
17 8 (0.26%) SELinux
17 8 (0.26%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1594 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
2 921 (30.18%) TDD
3 786 (25.75%) BDD
4 721 (23.62%) DevOps
5 575 (18.84%) OO
5 575 (18.84%) E-Commerce
6 558 (18.28%) Scrum
7 433 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
8 414 (13.56%) MVC
9 350 (11.47%) Software Engineering
10 233 (7.63%) Configuration Management
11 163 (5.34%) Test Automation
12 151 (4.95%) Pair Programming
13 145 (4.75%) OOP
14 144 (4.72%) Web Development
15 140 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
16 139 (4.55%) Automated Testing
17 136 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
18 129 (4.23%) Kanban
19 114 (3.74%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1545 (50.62%) Python
2 1312 (42.99%) Java
3 1080 (35.39%) JavaScript
4 790 (25.88%) PHP
5 754 (24.71%) Perl
6 670 (21.95%) C#
7 598 (19.59%) SQL
8 437 (14.32%) Bash Shell
9 293 (9.60%) C++
10 178 (5.83%) C
11 155 (5.08%) Scala
12 112 (3.67%) PowerShell
13 111 (3.64%) Groovy
14 109 (3.57%) Clojure
15 107 (3.51%) Shell Script
16 78 (2.56%) F#
17 48 (1.57%) T-SQL
18 47 (1.54%) Objective-C
19 43 (1.41%) Erlang
20 37 (1.21%) Golang
Qualifications
1 412 (13.50%) Degree
2 41 (1.34%) ISTQB
3 36 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (1.05%) PhD
5 31 (1.02%) CISSP
6 26 (0.85%) CCNA
6 26 (0.85%) ISEB
7 23 (0.75%) CEH
8 18 (0.59%) Security Cleared
9 17 (0.56%) RHCE
10 16 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (0.52%) Linux+ Certification
10 16 (0.52%) LPIC
11 10 (0.33%) CCNP
12 9 (0.29%) MCSD
12 9 (0.29%) MCTS
13 8 (0.26%) CCSE
13 8 (0.26%) MCP
13 8 (0.26%) MCAD
14 7 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (10.81%) QA
2 26 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.66%) SLA
5 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.098%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.098%) WCAG
8 1 (0.033%) WAI
8 1 (0.033%) Section 508
System Software
1 230 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (4.75%) KVM
3 115 (3.77%) Xen
4 72 (2.36%) Varnish
5 49 (1.61%) Snort
6 48 (1.57%) NFS
7 41 (1.34%) Docker
8 30 (0.98%) Active Directory
8 30 (0.98%) Hyper-V
9 28 (0.92%) vSphere
10 19 (0.62%) LXC
11 18 (0.59%) Postfix
12 16 (0.52%) Sendmail
13 15 (0.49%) XenServer
14 11 (0.36%) Samba
14 11 (0.36%) Ceph
15 10 (0.33%) VMware ESX
15 10 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (0.26%) Nmap
17 6 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 793 (25.98%) Puppet
2 660 (21.63%) Opscode Chef
3 360 (11.80%) Nagios
4 163 (5.34%) Ansible
5 144 (4.72%) ZABBIX
6 125 (4.10%) Salt
7 89 (2.92%) Cacti
8 85 (2.79%) Vagrant
9 53 (1.74%) CFEngine
10 45 (1.47%) logstash
11 44 (1.44%) HAProxy
12 41 (1.34%) Ganglia
13 37 (1.21%) Capistrano
14 35 (1.15%) SCOM
15 31 (1.02%) Zenoss
16 28 (0.92%) Opsview
17 20 (0.66%) collectd
18 19 (0.62%) SCCM
19 17 (0.56%) WSUS
20 16 (0.52%) StatsD
Vendors
1 294 (9.63%) VMware
2 284 (9.31%) Red Hat
3 203 (6.65%) Oracle
4 182 (5.96%) Microsoft
5 95 (3.11%) Facebook
6 80 (2.62%) Google
7 66 (2.16%) Rackspace
8 65 (2.13%) Cisco
9 64 (2.10%) Sony
10 59 (1.93%) HP
11 53 (1.74%) Zend
12 44 (1.44%) SaltStack
13 40 (1.31%) F5
14 39 (1.28%) Adobe
14 39 (1.28%) Apple
15 37 (1.21%) Twitter
15 37 (1.21%) New Relic
16 31 (1.02%) Akamai
16 31 (1.02%) Citrix
16 31 (1.02%) Juniper
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Attractive Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 25% Bonus + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + High bonus + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday