The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 94 106 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -38
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 68 62 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.40% 1.97% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 3.93% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 88
Median salary £47,500 £37,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.51% -17.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1482 1579 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.29% 50.21% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 783 977 1416
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ruby
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Scotland region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Scotland

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Scotland

Ruby
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 40 £47,500 +15.15% 6
Edinburgh +9 25 £40,500 +1.25% 6
Dundee - 3 £39,000 - 1
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 90 (75.63%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (48.74%) Python
3 55 (46.22%) Java
4 53 (44.54%) JavaScript
5 52 (43.70%) TDD
6 47 (39.50%) C#
7 40 (33.61%) BDD
8 37 (31.09%) SQL
9 34 (28.57%) Perl
9 34 (28.57%) Linux
10 33 (27.73%) Scrum
11 29 (24.37%) Ruby on Rails
12 28 (23.53%) Git (software)
13 26 (21.85%) Degree
13 26 (21.85%) Finance
14 24 (20.17%) OO
14 24 (20.17%) .NET
14 24 (20.17%) XML
15 23 (19.33%) MVC
15 23 (19.33%) Node.js
16 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
16 22 (18.49%) Unix
16 22 (18.49%) C++
16 22 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
18 20 (16.81%) Software Engineering
18 20 (16.81%) RESTful
18 20 (16.81%) Analytics
19 19 (15.97%) PostgreSQL
20 18 (15.13%) ASP.NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.40%) MQSeries
2 7 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.20%) IIS
4 4 (3.36%) Apache
5 3 (2.52%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.52%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.52%) Jetty
5 3 (2.52%) SAS
5 3 (2.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.84%) CMS
6 1 (0.84%) Drupal
6 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.84%) nginx
6 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.52%) IaaS
2 3 (2.52%) PaaS
2 3 (2.52%) SaaS
3 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.68%) Heroku
4 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.84%) GitHub
4 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) HTTP
2 6 (5.04%) Firewall
3 5 (4.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (4.20%) LAN
3 5 (4.20%) Network Security
3 5 (4.20%) WAN
4 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.52%) FTP
5 3 (2.52%) SNMP
6 2 (1.68%) DNS
6 2 (1.68%) Internet
7 1 (0.84%) DHCP
7 1 (0.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.84%) NAS
7 1 (0.84%) SAN
7 1 (0.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
2 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 19 (15.97%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (8.40%) Big Data
6 10 (8.40%) BigTable
6 10 (8.40%) MySQL
7 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.52%) Parquet
8 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 18 (15.13%) Jenkins
2 18 (15.13%) Maven
3 17 (14.29%) Subversion
4 10 (8.40%) JUnit
4 10 (8.40%) Selenium
5 8 (6.72%) JIRA
5 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
6 6 (5.04%) TestNG
6 6 (5.04%) WebDriver
7 5 (4.20%) Ant
7 5 (4.20%) Bugzilla
7 5 (4.20%) FogBugz
7 5 (4.20%) GoCD
7 5 (4.20%) Grunt
7 5 (4.20%) gulp
7 5 (4.20%) JBehave
7 5 (4.20%) RSpec
8 4 (3.36%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (21.85%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Back Office
3 9 (7.56%) Banking
4 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.04%) Marketing
6 5 (4.20%) Games
7 4 (3.36%) Electronics
7 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.36%) Retail
8 3 (2.52%) Publishing
9 1 (0.84%) Automotive
9 1 (0.84%) Law
9 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 68 (57.14%) Developer
2 14 (11.76%) Ruby Developer
3 13 (10.92%) .NET Developer
3 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (10.92%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (9.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (9.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (9.24%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Test Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Security Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Python Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Network Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.37%) Ruby on Rails
2 24 (20.17%) .NET
2 24 (20.17%) XML
3 23 (19.33%) Node.js
4 20 (16.81%) RESTful
5 18 (15.13%) ASP.NET
6 16 (13.45%) HTML
7 15 (12.61%) REST
8 14 (11.76%) CSS
9 13 (10.92%) AngularJS
9 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (9.24%) .NET Framework
10 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (9.24%) Code First Entity Framework
10 11 (9.24%) Entity Framework
10 11 (9.24%) Middleware
10 11 (9.24%) WCF
11 10 (8.40%) FIX Protocol
11 10 (8.40%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (10.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.24%) Virtual Team
4 10 (8.40%) Derivative
4 10 (8.40%) Fixed Income
4 10 (8.40%) Market Risk
5 9 (7.56%) Computer Science
5 9 (7.56%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.72%) Data Centre
7 6 (5.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (4.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.52%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.52%) RIA
10 2 (1.68%) Clustering
10 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.68%) FMCG
10 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.68%) Physics
11 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.57%) Linux
2 22 (18.49%) Unix
3 17 (14.29%) Windows
4 10 (8.40%) Android
4 10 (8.40%) Apple iOS
4 10 (8.40%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.52%) AIX
5 3 (2.52%) Solaris
6 2 (1.68%) Debian
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) CentOS
7 1 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (75.63%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (43.70%) TDD
3 40 (33.61%) BDD
4 33 (27.73%) Scrum
5 24 (20.17%) OO
6 23 (19.33%) MVC
7 22 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (16.81%) Analytics
8 20 (16.81%) Software Engineering
9 18 (15.13%) Unit Testing
10 17 (14.29%) DevOps
11 14 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (10.08%) Open Source
12 12 (10.08%) Web Application Development
13 10 (8.40%) Complex Event Processing
13 10 (8.40%) Electronic Trading
13 10 (8.40%) Mentoring
13 10 (8.40%) Risk Analytics
13 10 (8.40%) System Testing
13 10 (8.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (48.74%) Python
2 55 (46.22%) Java
3 53 (44.54%) JavaScript
4 47 (39.50%) C#
5 37 (31.09%) SQL
6 34 (28.57%) Perl
7 22 (18.49%) C++
8 14 (11.76%) Bash Shell
9 10 (8.40%) PHP
9 10 (8.40%) XPath
10 7 (5.88%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.20%) C
12 4 (3.36%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.36%) Smalltalk
12 4 (3.36%) SPARQL
13 3 (2.52%) Clojure
13 3 (2.52%) Korn
13 3 (2.52%) Scala
13 3 (2.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (21.85%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) ISEB
2 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.68%) CCIE
3 2 (1.68%) CCNA
3 2 (1.68%) CCNP
3 2 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.68%) CISSP
3 2 (1.68%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (7.56%) Docker
2 8 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.04%) XenApp
3 6 (5.04%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.84%) iptables
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) Puppet
2 13 (10.92%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.56%) Ansible
4 6 (5.04%) Capistrano
5 5 (4.20%) Mesos
6 4 (3.36%) Nagios
7 3 (2.52%) Fluentd
7 3 (2.52%) Nessus
7 3 (2.52%) QRadar
8 1 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) Graphite
8 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) Opsview
8 1 (0.84%) Packer
8 1 (0.84%) SCCM
8 1 (0.84%) SCOM
8 1 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (11.76%) VMware
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.88%) Cisco
3 7 (5.88%) F5
4 6 (5.04%) Citrix
5 5 (4.20%) Juniper
5 5 (4.20%) Sourcefire
6 4 (3.36%) SAP
7 3 (2.52%) ArcSight
7 3 (2.52%) CA
7 3 (2.52%) Cegedim Rx
7 3 (2.52%) Qualys
7 3 (2.52%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.52%) Splunk
7 3 (2.52%) Zend
8 1 (0.84%) Apple
8 1 (0.84%) Google
8 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.84%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.84%) Varonis
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