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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
UK / Scotland
Rank 57 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 81 64 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.61% 2.17% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 4.37% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59 39 58
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £68,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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
1318 1464 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 58.81% 49.64% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 936 1112
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +43 67 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Glasgow 0 12 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Dundee +11 2 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 79 (61.72%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (56.25%) Java
3 56 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 48 (37.50%) Python
5 42 (32.81%) TDD
6 39 (30.47%) Ruby on Rails
6 39 (30.47%) NoSQL
7 38 (29.69%) C#
8 36 (28.13%) .NET
9 34 (26.56%) Git (software)
10 33 (25.78%) Web Application Development
11 30 (23.44%) Software Engineering
12 29 (22.66%) CSS
13 27 (21.09%) HTML
13 27 (21.09%) Node.js
14 25 (19.53%) RESTful
14 25 (19.53%) C++
14 25 (19.53%) PHP
15 24 (18.75%) AngularJS
16 23 (17.97%) BDD
17 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (17.19%) Perl
17 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
17 22 (17.19%) MVC
18 21 (16.41%) Web Development
18 21 (16.41%) Relational Database
19 20 (15.63%) Jenkins
19 20 (15.63%) Degree
19 20 (15.63%) Linux
20 19 (14.84%) 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 13 (10.16%) Apache
2 12 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.59%) CMS
4 10 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (5.47%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.91%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.56%) Confluence
7 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.72%) SaaS
2 14 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.47%) IaaS
4 6 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.69%) Amazon S3
4 6 (4.69%) Google Analytics
4 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.91%) GitHub
5 5 (3.91%) PaaS
5 5 (3.91%) Slack
6 2 (1.56%) G Suite
7 1 (0.78%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.78%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.56%) NAS
2 2 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.47%) NoSQL
2 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 21 (16.41%) Relational Database
4 16 (12.50%) MySQL
5 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (5.47%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (3.91%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.91%) Big Data
8 5 (3.91%) Flink
8 5 (3.91%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 14 (10.94%) Subversion
4 12 (9.38%) Maven
5 5 (3.91%) Travis CI
6 4 (3.13%) JIRA
6 4 (3.13%) JUnit
7 3 (2.34%) JMeter
7 3 (2.34%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.56%) Ant
8 2 (1.56%) Appium
8 2 (1.56%) Calabash
8 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.56%) Gatling
8 2 (1.56%) JBehave
8 2 (1.56%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.56%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.78%) GoCD
9 1 (0.78%) Grunt
9 1 (0.78%) gulp
General
1 14 (10.94%) Banking
1 14 (10.94%) Finance
1 14 (10.94%) Games
2 9 (7.03%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.91%) Marketing
4 3 (2.34%) Advertising
4 3 (2.34%) Retail
5 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (61.72%) Developer
2 19 (14.84%) .NET Developer
3 18 (14.06%) Software Engineer
4 15 (11.72%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 11 (8.59%) Ruby Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Python Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Senior Python Developer
9 8 (6.25%) Tester
10 7 (5.47%) Digital Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Manual Tester
10 7 (5.47%) Security Tester
11 6 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 5 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (3.91%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.13%) Node.js Developer
13 4 (3.13%) PHP Developer
14 3 (2.34%) DevOps Engineer
14 3 (2.34%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.47%) Ruby on Rails
2 36 (28.13%) .NET
3 29 (22.66%) CSS
4 27 (21.09%) HTML
4 27 (21.09%) Node.js
5 25 (19.53%) RESTful
6 24 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET
7 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (14.84%) WCF
8 18 (14.06%) .NET Framework
8 18 (14.06%) Code First Entity Framework
8 18 (14.06%) Entity Framework
9 16 (12.50%) React
10 13 (10.16%) Hibernate
10 13 (10.16%) Spring
10 13 (10.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.91%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (3.91%) Social Media
3 5 (3.91%) User Experience
4 4 (3.13%) Blog
4 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.56%) Fintech
7 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.78%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Replication
7 1 (0.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) Linux
2 18 (14.06%) Windows
3 15 (11.72%) Android
4 14 (10.94%) Apple iOS
5 8 (6.25%) Solaris
6 6 (4.69%) Unix
7 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.56%) CentOS
8 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.78%) SUSE
9 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.78%) VMS
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (61.72%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.81%) TDD
3 33 (25.78%) Web Application Development
4 30 (23.44%) Software Engineering
5 23 (17.97%) BDD
6 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (17.19%) MVC
7 21 (16.41%) Web Development
8 13 (10.16%) Android Development
8 13 (10.16%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.59%) Analytics
9 11 (8.59%) iOS Development
10 10 (7.81%) OO
10 10 (7.81%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.25%) Open Source
11 8 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (6.25%) Security Testing
12 7 (5.47%) Microservices
13 6 (4.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 72 (56.25%) Java
2 56 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 48 (37.50%) Python
4 38 (29.69%) C#
5 25 (19.53%) C++
5 25 (19.53%) PHP
6 22 (17.19%) Perl
7 13 (10.16%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.03%) C
9 8 (6.25%) VB
10 7 (5.47%) Clojure
10 7 (5.47%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (3.13%) SQL
12 2 (1.56%) Elixir
12 2 (1.56%) Erlang
12 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.78%) Scala
13 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (15.63%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) CREST Certified
3 2 (1.56%) NCDA
3 2 (1.56%) NCIE
3 2 (1.56%) VCAP
3 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.78%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
1 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.50%) Docker
2 5 (3.91%) Apache Flume
3 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.34%) vSphere
4 2 (1.56%) vCloud
4 2 (1.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.78%) XenApp
5 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (10.16%) Puppet
2 7 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.69%) Mesos
4 5 (3.91%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (3.91%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.13%) Ansible
6 2 (1.56%) Capistrano
6 2 (1.56%) vRealize
7 1 (0.78%) Terraform
7 1 (0.78%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (7.81%) Alterian
2 9 (7.03%) Google
3 8 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.91%) Splunk
5 4 (3.13%) VMware
6 2 (1.56%) Facebook
6 2 (1.56%) NetApp
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle
6 2 (1.56%) Perforce
7 1 (0.78%) Citrix
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £NEG
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago