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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby Developer
Rank 726 774 758
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 140 101 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 124 80 123
Average salary £50,000 £47,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% -9.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £55,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 £27,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +55 133 £50,000 +2.04% 23
London +25 95 £50,000 - 16
City of London +14 22 £47,500 -9.52% 6
South East -15 22 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire -5 8 £40,000 +60.00% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 - -
High Wycombe - 8 - -
Leeds - 8 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +10 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East of England -1 6 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Mayfair - 6 £40,000 -
Glasgow +11 5 £32,500 - 2
Surrey -6 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Hampshire -31 5 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Cambridgeshire - 4 £36,544 -
Brighton -13 3 £60,000 +26.31%
East Sussex -19 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Farnborough +4 2 £45,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £51,250 - 2
Basingstoke - 2 £45,000 -
Farnham - 2 £50,000 -
North West -6 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South West - 1 £42,500 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £26,000 -
Bath - 1 £42,500 -
Cowes - 1 £26,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
Somerset - 1 £42,500 -
Manchester - 1 £37,500 - 1

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 318 (100.00%) Ruby
2 274 (86.16%) Ruby on Rails
3 214 (67.30%) Agile Software Development
4 210 (66.04%) JavaScript
5 179 (56.29%) TDD
6 165 (51.89%) CSS
7 152 (47.80%) HTML
8 133 (41.82%) Git (software)
9 131 (41.19%) BDD
10 111 (34.91%) MySQL
10 111 (34.91%) Scrum
11 107 (33.65%) RSpec
12 99 (31.13%) Backbone.js
13 94 (29.56%) Redis
14 92 (28.93%) MongoDB
15 83 (26.10%) jQuery
15 83 (26.10%) Linux
16 75 (23.58%) E-Commerce
16 75 (23.58%) Cucumber
17 73 (22.96%) KnockoutJS
18 67 (21.07%) Ember.js
18 67 (21.07%) OO
19 66 (20.75%) HTML5
20 63 (19.81%) RESTful
21 58 (18.24%) NoSQL
22 57 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
23 56 (17.61%) PostgreSQL
24 54 (16.98%) AngularJS
25 48 (15.09%) Web Services
26 47 (14.78%) Node.js

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 47 (14.78%) Node.js
2 42 (13.21%) nginx
2 42 (13.21%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (10.69%) WordPress
4 13 (4.09%) Apache
5 4 (1.26%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.31%) Drupal
7 1 (0.31%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.31%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.31%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.31%) Jetty
7 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 33 (10.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.72%) Heroku
3 13 (4.09%) Amazon S3
4 9 (2.83%) SaaS
5 6 (1.89%) GitHub
6 4 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.31%) Wireless
1 1 (0.31%) HTTP
1 1 (0.31%) VPN
1 1 (0.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (34.91%) MySQL
2 94 (29.56%) Redis
3 92 (28.93%) MongoDB
4 58 (18.24%) NoSQL
5 56 (17.61%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (11.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (4.09%) Big Data
8 11 (3.46%) SQL Server
9 9 (2.83%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.26%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.31%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.31%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.31%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.31%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 133 (41.82%) Git (software)
2 107 (33.65%) RSpec
3 75 (23.58%) Cucumber
4 44 (13.84%) Hudson
5 33 (10.38%) CruiseControl
6 31 (9.75%) Jenkins
7 17 (5.35%) Jasmine
8 14 (4.40%) Subversion
9 8 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.52%) Moq
9 8 (2.52%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.52%) ReSharper
10 7 (2.20%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.57%) Xcode
11 5 (1.57%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.57%) Capybara
12 3 (0.94%) Selenium
12 3 (0.94%) RubyGems
13 2 (0.63%) JUnit
14 1 (0.31%) IntelliJ
General
1 20 (6.29%) Finance
2 18 (5.66%) Marketing
3 14 (4.40%) Law
4 7 (2.20%) Games
5 6 (1.89%) Retail
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (86.16%) Ruby on Rails
2 165 (51.89%) CSS
3 152 (47.80%) HTML
4 99 (31.13%) Backbone.js
5 83 (26.10%) jQuery
6 73 (22.96%) KnockoutJS
7 67 (21.07%) Ember.js
8 66 (20.75%) HTML5
9 63 (19.81%) RESTful
10 54 (16.98%) AngularJS
11 48 (15.09%) Web Services
12 42 (13.21%) CSS3
13 22 (6.92%) Ajax
14 19 (5.97%) Sinatra
14 19 (5.97%) Sass
15 17 (5.35%) JSON
16 15 (4.72%) XML
17 13 (4.09%) Django
18 12 (3.77%) FFmpeg
19 9 (2.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.86%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.23%) Open Source
3 12 (3.77%) Streaming Video
4 11 (3.46%) User Experience
5 8 (2.52%) Social Media
6 7 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.89%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.26%) LIMS
9 3 (0.94%) Robotics
9 3 (0.94%) Biology
10 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.63%) Statistics
10 2 (0.63%) BBC
11 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.31%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.31%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 83 (26.10%) Linux
2 31 (9.75%) Android
2 31 (9.75%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.46%) UNIX
4 9 (2.83%) Windows
5 2 (0.63%) CentOS
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (67.30%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (56.29%) TDD
3 131 (41.19%) BDD
4 111 (34.91%) Scrum
5 75 (23.58%) E-Commerce
6 67 (21.07%) OO
7 57 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (13.84%) DevOps
9 27 (8.49%) OOD
10 26 (8.18%) iOS Development
10 26 (8.18%) MVC
11 25 (7.86%) Android Development
12 23 (7.23%) Kanban
13 22 (6.92%) Web Development
14 17 (5.35%) Software Engineering
15 15 (4.72%) Pair Programming
16 10 (3.14%) Mentoring
16 10 (3.14%) B2B
17 9 (2.83%) B2C
17 9 (2.83%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 318 (100.00%) Ruby
2 210 (66.04%) JavaScript
3 33 (10.38%) Python
4 29 (9.12%) Java
5 27 (8.49%) CoffeeScript
6 20 (6.29%) C#
7 19 (5.97%) PHP
8 18 (5.66%) SQL
9 13 (4.09%) Objective-C
10 12 (3.77%) Perl
11 11 (3.46%) Golang
12 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.63%) Scala
13 2 (0.63%) Clojure
13 2 (0.63%) C++
14 1 (0.31%) XQuery
14 1 (0.31%) VB
14 1 (0.31%) XPath
14 1 (0.31%) RubyMotion
14 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (6.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (13.21%) Puppet
2 39 (12.26%) Ansible
3 13 (4.09%) Capistrano
4 11 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (3.77%) Google
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (0.94%) Oracle
2 3 (0.94%) Twitter
3 2 (0.63%) Sony
4 1 (0.31%) Perforce
4 1 (0.31%) BT
4 1 (0.31%) VMware
4 1 (0.31%) Zend
4 1 (0.31%) Facebook
4 1 (0.31%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
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