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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 84 84 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1442 1603 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.25% 3.31% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 6.19% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1313 1107
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
23452 25908 23778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.85% 53.56% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20151 22385 20227
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 £35,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +21 289 £57,500 +4.54% 58
Brentford - 11 £72,500 - 1
Hammersmith -2 2 £48,500 -39.37%
Harrow - 2 £57,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £57,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £45,000 -
Osterley - 1 - -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1495 (52.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1396 (48.71%) Python
3 1177 (41.07%) Java
4 1169 (40.79%) Linux
5 954 (33.29%) Git (software)
6 894 (31.19%) JavaScript
7 877 (30.60%) TDD
8 829 (28.93%) DevOps
9 773 (26.97%) Puppet
10 686 (23.94%) BDD
11 665 (23.20%) Opscode Chef
12 620 (21.63%) HTML
13 605 (21.11%) C#
14 604 (21.07%) SQL
15 598 (20.87%) CSS
16 584 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
17 576 (20.10%) Ruby on Rails
18 574 (20.03%) MySQL
19 550 (19.19%) Jenkins
20 509 (17.76%) Bash Shell
21 489 (17.06%) Node.js
22 484 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
22 484 (16.89%) PHP
23 476 (16.61%) Perl
24 475 (16.57%) .NET
25 454 (15.84%) Scrum
26 453 (15.81%) Finance
27 451 (15.74%) E-Commerce
28 448 (15.63%) Open Source
29 435 (15.18%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 489 (17.06%) Node.js
2 295 (10.29%) Apache
3 225 (7.85%) nginx
4 201 (7.01%) Elasticsearch
5 177 (6.18%) OpenStack
6 134 (4.68%) Tomcat
7 98 (3.42%) IIS
8 91 (3.18%) CMS
9 79 (2.76%) JBoss
10 71 (2.48%) Apache Solr
11 67 (2.34%) Apache Spark
12 65 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
13 33 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
14 32 (1.12%) Apache Pig
15 31 (1.08%) Drupal
16 29 (1.01%) Confluence
17 28 (0.98%) Umbraco
18 27 (0.94%) Sitefinity
19 22 (0.77%) Kentico
19 22 (0.77%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 38 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.24%) MS Office
4 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.17%) Mathematica
5 4 (0.14%) SPSS
5 4 (0.14%) CPLEX
6 2 (0.070%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.035%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (0.31%) Sophis RISQUE
2 5 (0.17%) Shopify
2 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.10%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.070%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.070%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.070%) Cordys
4 2 (0.070%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 584 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (3.18%) GitHub
3 85 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
4 72 (2.51%) PaaS
5 66 (2.30%) IaaS
6 64 (2.23%) SaaS
7 59 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
8 44 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
9 35 (1.22%) Heroku
10 33 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 28 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
12 25 (0.87%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
14 18 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 16 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
15 16 (0.56%) SoftLayer
16 14 (0.49%) Google Analytics
17 13 (0.45%) OpenShift
18 11 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
19 10 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 150 (5.23%) DNS
2 129 (4.50%) HTTP
3 116 (4.05%) Internet
4 109 (3.80%) Firewall
5 107 (3.73%) TCP/IP
6 86 (3.00%) SAN
7 57 (1.99%) LDAP
8 56 (1.95%) VPN
9 40 (1.40%) BGP
10 38 (1.33%) NAS
11 37 (1.29%) WAN
12 36 (1.26%) DHCP
13 34 (1.19%) OSPF
13 34 (1.19%) Network Security
14 33 (1.15%) VLAN
14 33 (1.15%) IPsec
15 32 (1.12%) LAN
16 31 (1.08%) SNMP
17 29 (1.01%) iSCSI
17 29 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 574 (20.03%) MySQL
2 435 (15.18%) NoSQL
3 389 (13.57%) MongoDB
4 384 (13.40%) SQL Server
5 266 (9.28%) Relational Database
6 233 (8.13%) PostgreSQL
7 229 (7.99%) Redis
8 185 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 169 (5.90%) Big Data
10 166 (5.79%) Hadoop
11 110 (3.84%) RDBMS
12 46 (1.61%) HBase
13 44 (1.54%) Couchbase
14 43 (1.50%) Oracle Database
15 42 (1.47%) Apache Hive
16 38 (1.33%) CouchDB
17 33 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
17 33 (1.15%) Riak
18 29 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
19 28 (0.98%) MemSQL
Development Applications
1 954 (33.29%) Git (software)
2 550 (19.19%) Jenkins
3 424 (14.79%) Cucumber
4 344 (12.00%) Selenium
5 262 (9.14%) Subversion
6 206 (7.19%) WebDriver
7 148 (5.16%) TeamCity
8 142 (4.95%) RSpec
9 136 (4.75%) JIRA
10 130 (4.54%) Maven
11 97 (3.38%) JUnit
12 93 (3.24%) Hudson
13 91 (3.18%) Jasmine
14 71 (2.48%) Calabash
15 61 (2.13%) Grunt
16 56 (1.95%) Appium
17 50 (1.74%) NUnit
18 41 (1.43%) WATIR
18 41 (1.43%) SpecFlow
19 40 (1.40%) JMeter
General
1 453 (15.81%) Finance
2 153 (5.34%) Marketing
3 122 (4.26%) Games
4 86 (3.00%) Publishing
5 77 (2.69%) Advertising
5 77 (2.69%) Banking
6 72 (2.51%) Retail
7 69 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 48 (1.67%) Automotive
9 34 (1.19%) Law
10 23 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 15 (0.52%) Online Betting
12 13 (0.45%) Back Office
13 12 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.42%) Military
14 9 (0.31%) Billing
14 9 (0.31%) Front Office
15 6 (0.21%) Legal
15 6 (0.21%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1298 (45.29%) Developer
2 375 (13.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 292 (10.19%) Senior Developer
4 211 (7.36%) Administrator
5 194 (6.77%) Ruby Developer
6 180 (6.28%) .NET Developer
7 172 (6.00%) Java Developer
8 156 (5.44%) Systems Administrator
9 143 (4.99%) Linux Administrator
10 136 (4.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 134 (4.68%) Tester
12 130 (4.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 106 (3.70%) Software Engineer
14 105 (3.66%) Architect
15 96 (3.35%) Linux Engineer
16 94 (3.28%) Junior
17 93 (3.24%) Analyst
18 90 (3.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 88 (3.07%) QA Engineer
19 88 (3.07%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (21.63%) HTML
2 598 (20.87%) CSS
3 576 (20.10%) Ruby on Rails
4 475 (16.57%) .NET
5 332 (11.58%) RESTful
6 272 (9.49%) AngularJS
7 269 (9.39%) ASP.NET
7 269 (9.39%) Web Services
8 266 (9.28%) HTML5
9 251 (8.76%) jQuery
10 222 (7.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 209 (7.29%) XML
12 200 (6.98%) REST
13 184 (6.42%) CSS3
14 183 (6.39%) Spring
15 164 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web API
16 158 (5.51%) Backbone.js
17 149 (5.20%) WCF
18 129 (4.50%) JSON
19 123 (4.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 254 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 146 (5.09%) Mobile App
2 146 (5.09%) User Experience
3 132 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 96 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 89 (3.11%) Mathematics
6 83 (2.90%) Data Centre
7 66 (2.30%) BBC
8 59 (2.06%) Replication
9 58 (2.02%) Algorithms
10 52 (1.81%) Social Media
11 49 (1.71%) Visualisation
12 46 (1.61%) Public Cloud
13 42 (1.47%) Physics
14 39 (1.36%) Blackberry
15 38 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 33 (1.15%) Clustering
17 31 (1.08%) Statistics
17 31 (1.08%) Digital Media
18 30 (1.05%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1169 (40.79%) Linux
2 340 (11.86%) Windows
3 257 (8.97%) UNIX
4 248 (8.65%) Ubuntu
5 196 (6.84%) CentOS
6 183 (6.39%) Apple iOS
7 179 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 172 (6.00%) Android
9 102 (3.56%) Debian
10 31 (1.08%) Solaris
11 30 (1.05%) CoreOS
12 24 (0.84%) Mac OS X
13 22 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (0.56%) Fedora
14 16 (0.56%) Scientific Linux
15 15 (0.52%) SUSE
16 13 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1495 (52.16%) Agile Software Development
2 877 (30.60%) TDD
3 829 (28.93%) DevOps
4 686 (23.94%) BDD
5 484 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
6 454 (15.84%) Scrum
7 451 (15.74%) E-Commerce
8 448 (15.63%) Open Source
9 408 (14.24%) OO
10 397 (13.85%) Software Engineering
11 393 (13.71%) MVC
12 292 (10.19%) Configuration Management
13 257 (8.97%) Continuous Delivery
14 227 (7.92%) Test Automation
15 168 (5.86%) Web Application Development
16 161 (5.62%) Kanban
17 154 (5.37%) OOP
18 136 (4.75%) Analytics
19 129 (4.50%) Web Development
20 118 (4.12%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1396 (48.71%) Python
2 1177 (41.07%) Java
3 894 (31.19%) JavaScript
4 605 (21.11%) C#
5 604 (21.07%) SQL
6 509 (17.76%) Bash Shell
7 484 (16.89%) PHP
8 476 (16.61%) Perl
9 262 (9.14%) C++
10 249 (8.69%) Scala
11 160 (5.58%) PowerShell
12 150 (5.23%) Groovy
12 150 (5.23%) Go
13 142 (4.95%) C
14 126 (4.40%) Shell Script
15 94 (3.28%) Clojure
16 63 (2.20%) R
17 57 (1.99%) Objective-C
18 39 (1.36%) MATLAB
18 39 (1.36%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 392 (13.68%) Degree
2 51 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (1.22%) PhD
5 33 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 25 (0.87%) ISEB
7 22 (0.77%) CCNP
8 18 (0.63%) CCNA
9 17 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.45%) AWS Certification
11 12 (0.42%) DV Cleared
11 12 (0.42%) RHCE
12 9 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.21%) RHCSA
14 6 (0.21%) LPIC
14 6 (0.21%) Linux+ Certification
14 6 (0.21%) RHCA
14 6 (0.21%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (11.06%) QA
2 19 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.35%) FISMA
5 4 (0.14%) EMIR
5 4 (0.14%) MiFID
6 2 (0.070%) SLA
7 1 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 202 (7.05%) Docker
2 166 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (2.34%) Varnish
4 55 (1.92%) Active Directory
5 43 (1.50%) Xen
6 40 (1.40%) VirtualBox
7 37 (1.29%) Hyper-V
8 34 (1.19%) vSphere
9 32 (1.12%) iptables
10 29 (1.01%) KVM
11 28 (0.98%) Postfix
12 26 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
13 25 (0.87%) NFS
14 24 (0.84%) Samba
15 21 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
15 21 (0.73%) HDFS
16 18 (0.63%) XenServer
17 14 (0.49%) Snort
18 9 (0.31%) VMware ESX
18 9 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 773 (26.97%) Puppet
2 665 (23.20%) Opscode Chef
3 310 (10.82%) Ansible
4 239 (8.34%) Nagios
5 131 (4.57%) Salt
6 130 (4.54%) ZABBIX
7 97 (3.38%) Vagrant
8 64 (2.23%) Graphite
9 51 (1.78%) logstash
10 27 (0.94%) Kibana
11 26 (0.91%) Mesos
12 25 (0.87%) Kubernetes
13 22 (0.77%) Capistrano
14 20 (0.70%) Cobbler
14 20 (0.70%) HAProxy
14 20 (0.70%) Ganglia
14 20 (0.70%) Data Guard
15 17 (0.59%) Cacti
15 17 (0.59%) Rundeck
16 14 (0.49%) OPNET
Vendors
1 249 (8.69%) Oracle
2 231 (8.06%) VMware
3 218 (7.61%) Red Hat
4 133 (4.64%) Google
5 103 (3.59%) Cisco
6 83 (2.90%) Rackspace
7 78 (2.72%) Facebook
8 71 (2.48%) Splunk
9 67 (2.34%) Microsoft
10 52 (1.81%) New Relic
11 44 (1.54%) SaltStack
12 35 (1.22%) HP
13 33 (1.15%) Sitecore
14 32 (1.12%) hybris
15 31 (1.08%) EPiServer
16 30 (1.05%) Apple
17 29 (1.01%) Sony
18 27 (0.94%) Yahoo!
19 24 (0.84%) Citrix
20 23 (0.80%) IBM
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 24 minutes ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus, extensive benefits
Posted: 26 minutes ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 48 minutes ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Proteus Europe
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Which?
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 22 hours ago