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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 95 85 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 51 89 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.05% 2.68% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 5.42% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 38 58 68
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £31,400 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1336 1642 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.72% 49.53% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1029 1248
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 +13 25 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Edinburgh +1 23 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Dundee +5 2 £36,250 -5.22%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 76 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.42%) Java
3 59 (49.58%) Python
4 54 (45.38%) JavaScript
5 49 (41.18%) Linux
6 36 (30.25%) Finance
7 35 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 35 (29.41%) DevOps
8 34 (28.57%) TDD
9 31 (26.05%) Puppet
9 31 (26.05%) Opscode Chef
10 30 (25.21%) BDD
10 30 (25.21%) C#
11 28 (23.53%) Jenkins
12 27 (22.69%) Bash Shell
13 26 (21.85%) VMware
14 25 (21.01%) Perl
15 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
16 22 (18.49%) Maven
17 21 (17.65%) Subversion
17 21 (17.65%) SQL
17 21 (17.65%) HTML
17 21 (17.65%) CSS
17 21 (17.65%) MVC
17 21 (17.65%) Docker
18 20 (16.81%) RESTful
19 19 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
19 19 (15.97%) Ruby on Rails
19 19 (15.97%) Scrum

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 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.36%) Apache
3 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.68%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.68%) CMS
3 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
3 2 (1.68%) nginx
3 2 (1.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) Confluence
4 1 (0.84%) Drupal
4 1 (0.84%) JBoss
4 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.88%) IaaS
2 7 (5.88%) PaaS
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.36%) SaaS
5 3 (2.52%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.68%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Firewall
1 5 (4.20%) LAN
1 5 (4.20%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.20%) WAN
2 4 (3.36%) HTTP
3 3 (2.52%) Internet
3 3 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.52%) Network Security
4 2 (1.68%) DNS
4 2 (1.68%) FTP
4 2 (1.68%) SNMP
5 1 (0.84%) Broadband
5 1 (0.84%) DVB
5 1 (0.84%) SMTP
5 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.08%) Big Data
3 12 (10.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (9.24%) MySQL
5 7 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.68%) Parquet
8 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 28 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 22 (18.49%) Maven
4 21 (17.65%) Subversion
5 13 (10.92%) Ant
5 13 (10.92%) Grunt
5 13 (10.92%) gulp
6 12 (10.08%) GoCD
7 8 (6.72%) JUnit
8 7 (5.88%) Selenium
9 6 (5.04%) Bugzilla
9 6 (5.04%) JIRA
9 6 (5.04%) WebDriver
10 5 (4.20%) FogBugz
10 5 (4.20%) JBehave
10 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (4.20%) TestNG
11 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.52%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
General
1 36 (30.25%) Finance
2 18 (15.13%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.08%) Games
4 11 (9.24%) Retail
5 8 (6.72%) Banking
6 5 (4.20%) Marketing
7 4 (3.36%) Electronics
7 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.68%) Publishing
10 1 (0.84%) Law
10 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (47.06%) Developer
2 29 (24.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (10.08%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 12 (10.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (10.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (10.08%) C# Developer
3 12 (10.08%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.24%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.40%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.56%) Ruby Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.04%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.65%) CSS
1 21 (17.65%) HTML
2 20 (16.81%) RESTful
3 19 (15.97%) .NET
3 19 (15.97%) Ruby on Rails
4 18 (15.13%) Node.js
5 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET
6 12 (10.08%) .NET Framework
6 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (10.08%) Code First Entity Framework
6 12 (10.08%) Entity Framework
6 12 (10.08%) WCF
7 11 (9.24%) AngularJS
8 10 (8.40%) REST
9 7 (5.88%) Web Services
10 6 (5.04%) XML
11 5 (4.20%) SOAP
11 5 (4.20%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.04%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.04%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.68%) FMCG
6 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.68%) RIA
7 1 (0.84%) Blog
7 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) Physics
7 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (41.18%) Linux
2 18 (15.13%) Windows
3 16 (13.45%) Unix
4 9 (7.56%) Mac OS X
5 8 (6.72%) Android
5 8 (6.72%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.52%) AIX
6 3 (2.52%) CentOS
6 3 (2.52%) Solaris
7 2 (1.68%) Debian
7 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.84%) VMS
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.41%) DevOps
3 34 (28.57%) TDD
4 30 (25.21%) BDD
5 21 (17.65%) MVC
6 19 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (15.97%) Scrum
6 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.13%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (12.61%) Configuration Management
8 15 (12.61%) Web Development
9 12 (10.08%) Web Application Development
10 11 (9.24%) Open Source
11 9 (7.56%) Analytics
12 8 (6.72%) High Availability
12 8 (6.72%) OO
12 8 (6.72%) Workflow
13 7 (5.88%) Integration Testing
14 5 (4.20%) Test Management
14 5 (4.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 60 (50.42%) Java
2 59 (49.58%) Python
3 54 (45.38%) JavaScript
4 30 (25.21%) C#
5 27 (22.69%) Bash Shell
6 25 (21.01%) Perl
7 21 (17.65%) SQL
8 15 (12.61%) C++
9 11 (9.24%) PHP
10 7 (5.88%) Clojure
10 7 (5.88%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.52%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.68%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.68%) C
12 2 (1.68%) Erlang
12 2 (1.68%) Korn
12 2 (1.68%) Lua
12 2 (1.68%) Scala
12 2 (1.68%) Smalltalk
12 2 (1.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) ISEB
2 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.84%) CCIE
3 1 (0.84%) CCNA
3 1 (0.84%) CCNP
3 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.84%) CISSP
3 1 (0.84%) JNCIE
3 1 (0.84%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.84%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (17.65%) Docker
2 11 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.20%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.20%) XenApp
4 5 (4.20%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.84%) iptables
6 1 (0.84%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.84%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (26.05%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (26.05%) Puppet
2 14 (11.76%) Ansible
2 14 (11.76%) Capistrano
3 13 (10.92%) Mesos
4 2 (1.68%) Fluentd
4 2 (1.68%) Nagios
4 2 (1.68%) Nessus
4 2 (1.68%) Packer
4 2 (1.68%) QRadar
5 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.84%) Terraform
5 1 (0.84%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) VMware
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.20%) Citrix
4 4 (3.36%) Google
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle
4 4 (3.36%) SAP
4 4 (3.36%) Zend
5 3 (2.52%) Cisco
5 3 (2.52%) F5
5 3 (2.52%) Juniper
5 3 (2.52%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.52%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.68%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.68%) CA
6 2 (1.68%) Qualys
6 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.68%) Splunk
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe
7 1 (0.84%) Perforce
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pension, Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 20 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
CKD Galbraith
Posted: 17 days ago