The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby Developer
Rank 716 788 798
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 174 113 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 150 101 87
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £33,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+49.25% -18.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Ruby Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ruby Developer
Salary Trend

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

Ruby Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Ruby Developer
Salary Histogram

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

Ruby Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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 +71 164 £50,000 +11.11% 21
London +86 146 £50,000 - 16
City of London +43 40 £52,500 -4.54% 5
South East -30 15 £45,000 +42.85% 3
Hampshire - 11 £45,000 - 2
Glasgow - 10 £57,500 - 2
Scotland - 10 £57,500 - 2
Basingstoke - 6 £45,000 -
Southampton - 5 £50,000 - 1
Manchester -6 3 £75,000 +123.88%
Surrey -6 3 £37,500 +19.04% 1
North West -12 3 £75,000 +123.88%
Guildford - 2 £42,500 -
Oxford +19 1 £30,000 -55.55%
Oxfordshire +8 1 £30,000 -55.55%

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby Developer in their job title.

1 302 (100.00%) Ruby
2 259 (85.76%) Ruby on Rails
3 226 (74.83%) Agile Software Development
4 206 (68.21%) JavaScript
5 173 (57.28%) TDD
6 160 (52.98%) HTML
7 158 (52.32%) CSS
8 155 (51.32%) Git (software)
9 150 (49.67%) BDD
10 104 (34.44%) Scrum
11 99 (32.78%) Linux
12 96 (31.79%) jQuery
13 90 (29.80%) Backbone.js
14 88 (29.14%) MySQL
15 87 (28.81%) RSpec
16 85 (28.15%) Redis
17 80 (26.49%) MongoDB
18 76 (25.17%) HTML5
19 71 (23.51%) Cucumber
19 71 (23.51%) E-Commerce
20 68 (22.52%) RESTful
21 66 (21.85%) Continuous Integration
21 66 (21.85%) KnockoutJS
22 63 (20.86%) OO
23 61 (20.20%) PostgreSQL
24 56 (18.54%) CSS3
25 53 (17.55%) Ember.js
26 52 (17.22%) Hudson
27 48 (15.89%) Node.js
28 47 (15.56%) Python

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (15.89%) Node.js
2 38 (12.58%) WordPress
3 34 (11.26%) nginx
4 31 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (5.63%) Apache
6 8 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.32%) CMS
8 3 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.99%) Drupal
9 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.33%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.33%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.33%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.33%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (12.58%) Shopify
2 5 (1.66%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.97%) Amazon S3
3 10 (3.31%) SaaS
4 9 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.98%) GitHub
5 4 (1.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.66%) Internet
2 4 (1.32%) SSH
3 3 (0.99%) DNS
3 3 (0.99%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.99%) SSL
3 3 (0.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (29.14%) MySQL
2 85 (28.15%) Redis
3 80 (26.49%) MongoDB
4 61 (20.20%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (13.25%) NoSQL
6 32 (10.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.99%) Big Data
7 6 (1.99%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.32%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 155 (51.32%) Git (software)
2 87 (28.81%) RSpec
3 71 (23.51%) Cucumber
4 52 (17.22%) Hudson
5 46 (15.23%) Jenkins
6 38 (12.58%) CruiseControl
7 16 (5.30%) Jasmine
8 15 (4.97%) Subversion
9 8 (2.65%) JUnit
9 8 (2.65%) JIRA
9 8 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (2.32%) PHPUnit
10 7 (2.32%) MonkeyTalk
10 7 (2.32%) Robotium
10 7 (2.32%) Calabash
10 7 (2.32%) NUnit
11 6 (1.99%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.32%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.32%) Maven
12 4 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 28 (9.27%) Marketing
2 26 (8.61%) Finance
3 12 (3.97%) Retail
4 6 (1.99%) Games
5 5 (1.66%) Publishing
6 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.32%) Law
7 2 (0.66%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (85.76%) Ruby on Rails
2 160 (52.98%) HTML
3 158 (52.32%) CSS
4 96 (31.79%) jQuery
5 90 (29.80%) Backbone.js
6 76 (25.17%) HTML5
7 68 (22.52%) RESTful
8 66 (21.85%) KnockoutJS
9 56 (18.54%) CSS3
10 53 (17.55%) Ember.js
11 44 (14.57%) AngularJS
12 42 (13.91%) Web Services
13 26 (8.61%) REST
14 18 (5.96%) JSON
15 17 (5.63%) Sinatra
16 13 (4.30%) Django
16 13 (4.30%) Ajax
17 12 (3.97%) FFmpeg
18 10 (3.31%) XML
19 8 (2.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.24%) Mobile App
2 33 (10.93%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.96%) Open Source
4 16 (5.30%) User Experience
5 12 (3.97%) Streaming Video
6 5 (1.66%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.99%) Social Media
7 3 (0.99%) Clustering
7 3 (0.99%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.66%) Robotics
8 2 (0.66%) Biology
8 2 (0.66%) BBC
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 99 (32.78%) Linux
2 32 (10.60%) Android
3 31 (10.26%) Apple iOS
4 21 (6.95%) UNIX
5 13 (4.30%) Windows
6 4 (1.32%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.99%) AIX
7 3 (0.99%) Solaris
7 3 (0.99%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.66%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (74.83%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (57.28%) TDD
3 150 (49.67%) BDD
4 104 (34.44%) Scrum
5 71 (23.51%) E-Commerce
6 66 (21.85%) Continuous Integration
7 63 (20.86%) OO
8 34 (11.26%) DevOps
9 31 (10.26%) Android Development
10 28 (9.27%) Software Engineering
11 27 (8.94%) iOS Development
12 26 (8.61%) Web Development
13 24 (7.95%) MVC
14 14 (4.64%) OOD
14 14 (4.64%) Kanban
15 13 (4.30%) Mentoring
16 10 (3.31%) B2B
16 10 (3.31%) Pair Programming
17 9 (2.98%) Test Automation
17 9 (2.98%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 302 (100.00%) Ruby
2 206 (68.21%) JavaScript
3 47 (15.56%) Python
4 44 (14.57%) Java
5 25 (8.28%) PHP
6 23 (7.62%) SQL
7 20 (6.62%) CoffeeScript
8 17 (5.63%) Perl
9 13 (4.30%) Golang
10 11 (3.64%) C#
11 9 (2.98%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.65%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.99%) Haskell
13 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.66%) C++
14 2 (0.66%) RubyMotion
14 2 (0.66%) Clojure
14 2 (0.66%) Scala
15 1 (0.33%) F#
15 1 (0.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 37 (12.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (10.60%) Puppet
2 26 (8.61%) Ansible
3 11 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.64%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 19 (6.29%) Google
2 4 (1.32%) Facebook
3 3 (0.99%) Twitter
3 3 (0.99%) Rackspace
3 3 (0.99%) Oracle
4 2 (0.66%) Sony
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.66%) VMware
5 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.33%) Perforce
5 1 (0.33%) BT
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