The table below looks at the statistics for JRuby skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JRuby over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JRuby
Rank 884 860 879
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Permanent jobs citing JRuby 20 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.010% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.026% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 18
Average salary £66,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £31,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £99,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,500 -
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44720 42822 47653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.18% 39.40% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37606 37096 41992
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JRuby
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JRuby within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JRuby Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JRuby
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JRuby within the UK.

JRuby Salary Trend in the UK

JRuby
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JRuby over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

JRuby Salary Histogram in the UK

JRuby
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JRuby within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
England -7 18 £80,000 +45.45% 1
London +4 17 £80,000 +45.45% 1
City of London -3 5 £80,000 +48.83%
Scotland -17 2 £40,000 -
Glasgow -21 2 £40,000 -
York - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

JRuby
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing JRuby 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 JRuby.

1 19 (95.00%) SQL
1 19 (95.00%) UNIX
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) REST
3 17 (85.00%) RabbitMQ
3 17 (85.00%) Node.js
3 17 (85.00%) D3.js
3 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (85.00%) Sensu
3 17 (85.00%) logstash
3 17 (85.00%) Open Source
3 17 (85.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (85.00%) Puppet
3 17 (85.00%) MVC
3 17 (85.00%) Subversion
3 17 (85.00%) Web Development
3 17 (85.00%) JMX
4 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (45.00%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (45.00%) Redis
5 8 (40.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) Java EE
6 2 (10.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.00%) Jython

JRuby
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing JRuby 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 JRuby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (85.00%) Node.js
2 9 (45.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (45.00%) Redis
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Jenkins
1 17 (85.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (85.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Capybara
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) Software Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (45.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) REST
2 17 (85.00%) RabbitMQ
2 17 (85.00%) D3.js
2 17 (85.00%) Sensu
2 17 (85.00%) JMX
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) Java EE
3 2 (10.00%) Spring
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.00%) Java EE 5
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) UNIX
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) MVC
1 17 (85.00%) Web Development
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) OOD
3 2 (10.00%) SOA
3 2 (10.00%) UML
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) BDD
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Jython
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) logstash
1 17 (85.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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