The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby Developer
Rank 783 753 783
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 124 116 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 115 98 112
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.12%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Ruby Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby Developer
Top 30 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -51 105 £52,500 +5.00% 14
London -37 75 £58,750 +6.81% 10
Scotland +6 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Glasgow +3 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
City of London -1 15 £57,500 +4.54% 3
South East -9 12 £35,000 -23.91% 3
East of England +1 6 £58,750 +17.50%
North West +2 5 £50,000 +42.85%
South West - 5 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £50,000 -
Bath - 4 £32,500 -
Somerset - 4 £32,500 -
Hampshire +4 3 £45,000 +104.54% 1
Oxfordshire -6 3 £30,000 -55.55% 1
Surrey -12 3 £28,500 -32.94% 1
East Sussex -20 3 £35,000 +40.00%
Brighton -25 3 £35,000 +40.00%
Basingstoke - 3 £45,000 - 1
Warrington - 3 £50,000 -
Oxford +7 2 £30,000 -55.55%
Cambridge - 2 £46,250 -
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 -
Manchester +8 1 £40,500 +15.71%
Stevenage -1 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Hertfordshire -11 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Yorkshire -45 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Southwark - 1 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 262 (100.00%) Ruby
2 226 (86.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 160 (61.07%) JavaScript
4 133 (50.76%) HTML
5 131 (50.00%) CSS
6 127 (48.47%) TDD
7 122 (46.56%) Git (software)
8 112 (42.75%) Linux
9 100 (38.17%) BDD
10 90 (34.35%) jQuery
11 84 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
12 76 (29.01%) Scrum
13 60 (22.90%) OO
14 59 (22.52%) MySQL
15 56 (21.37%) Mobile App
16 55 (20.99%) Cucumber
17 50 (19.08%) Jenkins
17 50 (19.08%) Java
18 49 (18.70%) RSpec
19 48 (18.32%) PostgreSQL
20 45 (17.18%) Python
21 40 (15.27%) MVC
21 40 (15.27%) Degree
22 38 (14.50%) HTML5
22 38 (14.50%) REST
23 37 (14.12%) Software Engineering
24 36 (13.74%) E-Commerce
24 36 (13.74%) Web Services
25 35 (13.36%) PHP
25 35 (13.36%) Continuous Integration

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (10.31%) Apache
2 22 (8.40%) nginx
3 19 (7.25%) Node.js
4 15 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.44%) WordPress
6 8 (3.05%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.53%) Drupal
9 1 (0.38%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
9 1 (0.38%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (3.44%) Shopify
2 5 (1.91%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (2.67%) GitHub
3 6 (2.29%) Heroku
3 6 (2.29%) SaaS
4 5 (1.91%) PaaS
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.44%) Internet
2 5 (1.91%) LDAP
3 4 (1.53%) SSH
4 3 (1.15%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.15%) DNS
4 3 (1.15%) SSL
5 2 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.52%) MySQL
2 48 (18.32%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (11.83%) Redis
4 23 (8.78%) MongoDB
5 22 (8.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (4.58%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.44%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.91%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.53%) Big Data
10 1 (0.38%) HBase
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 122 (46.56%) Git (software)
2 55 (20.99%) Cucumber
3 50 (19.08%) Jenkins
4 49 (18.70%) RSpec
5 27 (10.31%) Hudson
6 18 (6.87%) Subversion
7 10 (3.82%) Jasmine
8 9 (3.44%) CruiseControl
9 8 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (3.05%) JIRA
10 7 (2.67%) JUnit
10 7 (2.67%) NUnit
10 7 (2.67%) MonkeyTalk
10 7 (2.67%) Robotium
10 7 (2.67%) PHPUnit
10 7 (2.67%) Calabash
11 6 (2.29%) PhantomJS
11 6 (2.29%) RubyGems
12 4 (1.53%) Maven
12 4 (1.53%) Emacs
General
1 23 (8.78%) Marketing
2 15 (5.73%) Finance
3 9 (3.44%) Retail
4 7 (2.67%) Publishing
5 5 (1.91%) Billing
5 5 (1.91%) Advertising
6 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.53%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (86.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 133 (50.76%) HTML
3 131 (50.00%) CSS
4 90 (34.35%) jQuery
5 38 (14.50%) HTML5
5 38 (14.50%) REST
6 36 (13.74%) Web Services
7 35 (13.36%) RESTful
8 26 (9.92%) CSS3
9 24 (9.16%) Backbone.js
10 17 (6.49%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (5.34%) Ember.js
11 14 (5.34%) Ajax
12 12 (4.58%) AngularJS
13 10 (3.82%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (3.82%) Sinatra
13 10 (3.82%) JSON
14 9 (3.44%) .NET
15 8 (3.05%) Spring
16 7 (2.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 56 (21.37%) Mobile App
2 31 (11.83%) Open Source
3 29 (11.07%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.29%) Web 2.0
5 4 (1.53%) Robotics
5 4 (1.53%) Biology
5 4 (1.53%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.53%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.15%) Social Media
6 3 (1.15%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.15%) Clustering
7 2 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.38%) Telematics
8 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 112 (42.75%) Linux
2 22 (8.40%) UNIX
3 15 (5.73%) Android
4 13 (4.96%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.82%) Windows
6 9 (3.44%) FreeBSD
7 8 (3.05%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.67%) AIX
8 7 (2.67%) Solaris
8 7 (2.67%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.53%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (48.47%) TDD
2 100 (38.17%) BDD
3 84 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (29.01%) Scrum
5 60 (22.90%) OO
6 40 (15.27%) MVC
7 37 (14.12%) Software Engineering
8 36 (13.74%) E-Commerce
9 35 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (5.34%) OOD
11 13 (4.96%) Pair Programming
11 13 (4.96%) Web Development
11 13 (4.96%) Android Development
12 12 (4.58%) OOP
13 11 (4.20%) User Experience Design
13 11 (4.20%) DevOps
14 10 (3.82%) Unit Testing
15 9 (3.44%) SOA
16 8 (3.05%) Test Automation
16 8 (3.05%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 262 (100.00%) Ruby
2 160 (61.07%) JavaScript
3 50 (19.08%) Java
4 45 (17.18%) Python
5 35 (13.36%) PHP
6 28 (10.69%) Perl
7 24 (9.16%) SQL
8 9 (3.44%) C#
8 9 (3.44%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (2.29%) Golang
10 5 (1.91%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.91%) Erlang
10 5 (1.91%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.91%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.15%) Haskell
12 1 (0.38%) RubyMotion
12 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.38%) C
12 1 (0.38%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 40 (15.27%) Degree
2 11 (4.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.29%) Squid
2 4 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.15%) Varnish
4 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (8.40%) Capistrano
1 22 (8.40%) Puppet
2 13 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (3.44%) VMware
1 9 (3.44%) Google
2 4 (1.53%) Facebook
2 4 (1.53%) New Relic
3 2 (0.76%) Mercator
3 2 (0.76%) Rackspace
East London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hackney, London
SearchTribes
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Richmond, London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Richmond, London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Chester
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago