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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby Developer
Rank 732 779 738
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 158 126 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 126 119 131
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £32,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%

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
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 March 2015 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 30 March 2015. 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 +63 155 £50,000 +5.26% 15
London +20 85 £54,750 -0.45% 9
South East +11 29 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire +18 23 £40,000 +2.34% 1
Leeds +21 22 £40,000 -7.32% 1
West Yorkshire +13 22 £40,000 -7.32% 1
City of London +4 18 £54,500 -16.15% 3
East of England +31 17 £50,000 -6.97%
Hertfordshire +7 12 £50,000 -6.97%
Surrey +1 10 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Hampshire -8 7 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 - -
High Wycombe - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,772 -
Oxfordshire +13 4 - - 1
Oxford +5 4 - -
Stevenage +17 3 £52,500 -2.32%
Scotland +12 3 £32,500 -43.47%
Glasgow -1 3 £32,500 -43.47%
Farnborough -3 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Isle of Wight - 2 £27,500 -
Cowes - 2 £27,500 -
Woking - 2 £47,500 -
North West +4 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Manchester +3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
South Yorkshire -3 1 - -
Sheffield -4 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Esher - 1 £50,000 -
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 309 (100.00%) Ruby
2 248 (80.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 189 (61.17%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (59.22%) JavaScript
5 160 (51.78%) TDD
6 137 (44.34%) CSS
7 120 (38.83%) HTML
8 109 (35.28%) Git (software)
9 100 (32.36%) RSpec
10 96 (31.07%) MySQL
11 91 (29.45%) BDD
12 86 (27.83%) Scrum
13 81 (26.21%) Linux
14 77 (24.92%) Cucumber
15 72 (23.30%) Redis
16 66 (21.36%) Backbone.js
16 66 (21.36%) jQuery
17 63 (20.39%) MongoDB
18 58 (18.77%) OO
19 57 (18.45%) NoSQL
19 57 (18.45%) Ember.js
20 49 (15.86%) AngularJS
20 49 (15.86%) KnockoutJS
20 49 (15.86%) PostgreSQL
21 45 (14.56%) Web Services
22 43 (13.92%) Elasticsearch
23 42 (13.59%) DevOps
23 42 (13.59%) Puppet
23 42 (13.59%) E-Commerce
24 39 (12.62%) Apache Cassandra

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 43 (13.92%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (11.97%) nginx
3 25 (8.09%) Node.js
4 11 (3.56%) WordPress
5 10 (3.24%) Apache
6 3 (0.97%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) Jetty
7 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (3.24%) Shopify
2 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.39%) Heroku
2 17 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.94%) SaaS
4 5 (1.62%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.97%) LDAP
2 2 (0.65%) HTTP
2 2 (0.65%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.32%) VPN
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (31.07%) MySQL
2 72 (23.30%) Redis
3 63 (20.39%) MongoDB
4 57 (18.45%) NoSQL
5 49 (15.86%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (12.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (4.85%) Relational Database
8 13 (4.21%) SQL Server
9 10 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (3.24%) Big Data
10 7 (2.27%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.65%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.32%) HBase
12 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.32%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 109 (35.28%) Git (software)
2 100 (32.36%) RSpec
3 77 (24.92%) Cucumber
4 22 (7.12%) Subversion
5 15 (4.85%) Selenium
5 15 (4.85%) Hudson
6 14 (4.53%) Jenkins
7 12 (3.88%) Jasmine
8 10 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.24%) Moq
8 10 (3.24%) ReSharper
8 10 (3.24%) CruiseControl
8 10 (3.24%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.94%) Capybara
10 4 (1.29%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.97%) RubyGems
11 3 (0.97%) JUnit
11 3 (0.97%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.65%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 12 (3.88%) Law
2 10 (3.24%) Marketing
3 5 (1.62%) Finance
4 4 (1.29%) Retail
5 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.32%) Advertising
5 1 (0.32%) Publishing
5 1 (0.32%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (80.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 137 (44.34%) CSS
3 120 (38.83%) HTML
4 66 (21.36%) jQuery
4 66 (21.36%) Backbone.js
5 57 (18.45%) Ember.js
6 49 (15.86%) AngularJS
6 49 (15.86%) KnockoutJS
7 45 (14.56%) Web Services
8 35 (11.33%) RESTful
9 34 (11.00%) HTML5
10 21 (6.80%) Sass
11 19 (6.15%) Ajax
12 18 (5.83%) CSS3
13 15 (4.85%) Sinatra
14 14 (4.53%) XML
15 10 (3.24%) .NET
15 10 (3.24%) .NET Framework
15 10 (3.24%) ASP.NET
15 10 (3.24%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.77%) Open Source
2 16 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.59%) User Experience
4 7 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.94%) Social Media
6 5 (1.62%) iPhone
6 5 (1.62%) Streaming Video
7 4 (1.29%) LIMS
7 4 (1.29%) Statistics
8 3 (0.97%) Robotics
8 3 (0.97%) Biology
8 3 (0.97%) Web 2.0
8 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.32%) BBC
10 1 (0.32%) Blog
10 1 (0.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 81 (26.21%) Linux
2 27 (8.74%) Android
3 24 (7.77%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.91%) UNIX
5 7 (2.27%) Windows
6 2 (0.65%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.65%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Solaris
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (61.17%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (51.78%) TDD
3 91 (29.45%) BDD
4 86 (27.83%) Scrum
5 58 (18.77%) OO
6 42 (13.59%) E-Commerce
6 42 (13.59%) DevOps
7 29 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (8.41%) OOD
9 25 (8.09%) MVC
10 18 (5.83%) Kanban
11 17 (5.50%) Pair Programming
11 17 (5.50%) Mentoring
11 17 (5.50%) Android Development
11 17 (5.50%) iOS Development
12 14 (4.53%) UML
13 13 (4.21%) Software Engineering
14 11 (3.56%) Web Development
14 11 (3.56%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (3.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 309 (100.00%) Ruby
2 183 (59.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (8.41%) Python
4 25 (8.09%) Java
5 23 (7.44%) PHP
6 22 (7.12%) C#
7 19 (6.15%) CoffeeScript
8 14 (4.53%) SQL
9 12 (3.88%) Perl
9 12 (3.88%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.94%) Golang
11 4 (1.29%) C++
11 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.97%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.65%) Clojure
13 2 (0.65%) XQuery
13 2 (0.65%) XPath
13 2 (0.65%) C
14 1 (0.32%) R
14 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (3.88%) Degree
2 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.59%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (13.59%) Puppet
2 39 (12.62%) Ansible
3 10 (3.24%) Capistrano
4 9 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (2.27%) Google
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle
2 3 (0.97%) VMware
3 2 (0.65%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.32%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.32%) Zend
4 1 (0.32%) Facebook
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.32%) BT
4 1 (0.32%) Perforce
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