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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 90 96 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 51 73 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 2.38% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 4.76% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 63
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £67,500
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
1330 1534 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 55.91% 50.05% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 832 971 1168
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +15 25 £37,250 -6.87% 2
Edinburgh +3 21 £43,750 -12.50% 11
Dundee -4 2 £43,750 +5.42% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £35,000 -
Angus - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 73 (64.60%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (61.95%) Java
3 58 (51.33%) JavaScript
4 57 (50.44%) Python
5 43 (38.05%) Linux
6 38 (33.63%) Finance
7 33 (29.20%) Puppet
8 32 (28.32%) Git (software)
9 31 (27.43%) DevOps
10 30 (26.55%) TDD
11 29 (25.66%) Docker
11 29 (25.66%) Opscode Chef
12 28 (24.78%) Software Engineering
13 27 (23.89%) CSS
13 27 (23.89%) HTML
13 27 (23.89%) Jenkins
14 26 (23.01%) C#
15 25 (22.12%) Bash Shell
16 24 (21.24%) VMware
17 22 (19.47%) C++
18 21 (18.58%) Configuration Management
19 20 (17.70%) Windows
19 20 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (15.93%) Web Development
20 18 (15.93%) Degree
20 18 (15.93%) Continuous Delivery
21 17 (15.04%) Mesos
21 17 (15.04%) Amazon AWS
21 17 (15.04%) NoSQL
21 17 (15.04%) Telecoms

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 7 (6.19%) Apache
1 7 (6.19%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.54%) Apache Pig
2 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.77%) IIS
4 2 (1.77%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.88%) nginx
5 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.85%) IaaS
3 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.96%) PaaS
4 8 (7.08%) SaaS
5 6 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (5.31%) Amazon S3
6 5 (4.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.54%) GitHub
7 4 (3.54%) Slack
8 3 (2.65%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.77%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.88%) G Suite
10 1 (0.88%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) LAN
1 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.54%) WAN
2 3 (2.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) Broadband
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) DVB
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) NAS
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.04%) NoSQL
2 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.62%) MySQL
4 11 (9.73%) Big Data
5 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.54%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.54%) Flink
8 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) Git (software)
2 27 (23.89%) Jenkins
3 17 (15.04%) Maven
4 15 (13.27%) Subversion
5 13 (11.50%) Ant
5 13 (11.50%) Grunt
5 13 (11.50%) gulp
6 12 (10.62%) GoCD
7 6 (5.31%) JIRA
8 5 (4.42%) Bugzilla
9 4 (3.54%) FogBugz
9 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.54%) Travis CI
10 3 (2.65%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.77%) GCC
11 2 (1.77%) JUnit
11 2 (1.77%) RubyMine
11 2 (1.77%) Selenium
General
1 38 (33.63%) Finance
2 17 (15.04%) Telecoms
3 15 (13.27%) Banking
4 14 (12.39%) Games
5 11 (9.73%) Retail
6 7 (6.19%) Investment Banking
6 7 (6.19%) Marketing
7 4 (3.54%) Electronics
7 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Law
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (45.13%) Developer
2 27 (23.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (13.27%) Software Engineer
4 12 (10.62%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.62%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.19%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Digital Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Java Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Python Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Python Developer
7 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (3.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (3.54%) C# Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Lead Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.89%) CSS
1 27 (23.89%) HTML
2 14 (12.39%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (10.62%) .NET
4 10 (8.85%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.85%) Node.js
4 10 (8.85%) REST
5 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.96%) RESTful
6 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (6.19%) WCF
7 6 (5.31%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.31%) Code First Entity Framework
7 6 (5.31%) Entity Framework
8 5 (4.42%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (3.54%) Kafka
9 4 (3.54%) NumPy
9 4 (3.54%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.19%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.31%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.54%) Blog
5 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.54%) User Experience
6 3 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.65%) Replication
7 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.88%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.88%) Fintech
8 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Physics
8 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (38.05%) Linux
2 20 (17.70%) Windows
3 11 (9.73%) Unix
4 8 (7.08%) Android
5 7 (6.19%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.31%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.42%) CentOS
7 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.77%) VMS
8 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) Solaris
9 1 (0.88%) SUSE
9 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (64.60%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.43%) DevOps
3 30 (26.55%) TDD
4 28 (24.78%) Software Engineering
5 21 (18.58%) Configuration Management
6 20 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (15.93%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (15.93%) Web Development
8 16 (14.16%) BDD
9 13 (11.50%) Scrum
10 12 (10.62%) Analytics
11 11 (9.73%) Open Source
12 10 (8.85%) MVC
12 10 (8.85%) Web Application Development
13 9 (7.96%) Microservices
13 9 (7.96%) OO
14 8 (7.08%) High Availability
14 8 (7.08%) Unit Testing
15 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (5.31%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 70 (61.95%) Java
2 58 (51.33%) JavaScript
3 57 (50.44%) Python
4 26 (23.01%) C#
5 25 (22.12%) Bash Shell
6 22 (19.47%) C++
7 16 (14.16%) Perl
8 12 (10.62%) SQL
9 10 (8.85%) Clojure
9 10 (8.85%) PHP
10 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.77%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.77%) C
11 2 (1.77%) Erlang
11 2 (1.77%) Korn
11 2 (1.77%) Lua
11 2 (1.77%) Smalltalk
12 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) VB
12 1 (0.88%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (15.93%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) ISEB
2 4 (3.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.88%) NCDA
3 1 (0.88%) NCIE
3 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.88%) VCAP
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SDET
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (25.66%) Docker
2 9 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.42%) vSphere
4 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.54%) Apache Flume
4 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.54%) XenApp
4 4 (3.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.88%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.88%) vCloud
5 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (29.20%) Puppet
2 29 (25.66%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (15.04%) Mesos
4 15 (13.27%) Capistrano
5 11 (9.73%) Ansible
6 5 (4.42%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.77%) Terraform
7 2 (1.77%) yum
8 1 (0.88%) Packer
8 1 (0.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (21.24%) VMware
2 6 (5.31%) Google
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.54%) Citrix
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle
4 4 (3.54%) SAP
4 4 (3.54%) Splunk
5 3 (2.65%) Perforce
5 3 (2.65%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.77%) CA
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.88%) NetApp
7 1 (0.88%) Zend
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