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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby Developer
Rank 720 776 743
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 163 116 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 138 104 126
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,832 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +7.07%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(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 +47 158 £50,000 +5.26% 25
London +38 95 £54,500 +3.80% 18
South East -4 30 £47,500 +5.55% 3
City of London +6 23 £52,250 -0.47% 7
Yorkshire +15 20 £40,000 +14.28% 3
West Yorkshire +13 19 £40,000 -7.32% 3
Leeds +7 19 £40,000 -7.32% 2
East of England +9 12 £50,000 +81.81%
High Wycombe - 10 - -
Buckinghamshire - 10 - -
Hertfordshire - 8 £50,000 -
Surrey -9 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire -10 7 £45,000 - 2
Mayfair - 6 £40,000 -
Glasgow +10 4 £30,000 -29.41%
Scotland +6 4 £30,000 -29.41%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £36,544 -
East Sussex -15 3 £60,000 +24.35%
Brighton -17 3 £60,000 +24.35%
Stevenage - 3 £52,500 -
Farnborough +4 2 £45,000 - 2
Basingstoke +3 2 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +1 2 - - 1
Oxford - 2 - -
Cowes - 2 £27,500 -
Farnham - 2 £50,000 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £27,500 -
Manchester -3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
South Yorkshire -4 1 - -
North West -12 1 £37,500 -6.25%

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 322 (100.00%) Ruby
2 266 (82.61%) Ruby on Rails
3 207 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (63.04%) JavaScript
5 171 (53.11%) TDD
6 158 (49.07%) CSS
7 143 (44.41%) HTML
8 121 (37.58%) Git (software)
9 113 (35.09%) RSpec
10 111 (34.47%) BDD
11 103 (31.99%) MySQL
12 100 (31.06%) Scrum
13 84 (26.09%) jQuery
14 83 (25.78%) Backbone.js
15 82 (25.47%) Linux
16 80 (24.84%) Redis
17 77 (23.91%) Cucumber
18 74 (22.98%) MongoDB
19 66 (20.50%) Ember.js
20 61 (18.94%) OO
21 60 (18.63%) NoSQL
22 57 (17.70%) KnockoutJS
23 56 (17.39%) E-Commerce
24 54 (16.77%) AngularJS
25 52 (16.15%) Web Services
26 51 (15.84%) PostgreSQL
27 50 (15.53%) HTML5
28 49 (15.22%) RESTful
29 45 (13.98%) DevOps
30 44 (13.66%) Continuous Integration

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (13.35%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (12.11%) nginx
3 30 (9.32%) Node.js
4 19 (5.90%) WordPress
5 10 (3.11%) Apache
6 5 (1.55%) CMS
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.31%) Jetty
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 18 (5.59%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (8.07%) Heroku
2 12 (3.73%) Amazon S3
3 8 (2.48%) SaaS
4 7 (2.17%) GitHub
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.62%) LDAP
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) VPN
2 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (31.99%) MySQL
2 80 (24.84%) Redis
3 74 (22.98%) MongoDB
4 60 (18.63%) NoSQL
5 51 (15.84%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (12.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (4.04%) SQL Server
8 12 (3.73%) Big Data
8 12 (3.73%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.86%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.62%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.31%) HBase
13 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 121 (37.58%) Git (software)
2 113 (35.09%) RSpec
3 77 (23.91%) Cucumber
4 27 (8.39%) Hudson
5 25 (7.76%) Jenkins
6 18 (5.59%) CruiseControl
6 18 (5.59%) Subversion
7 17 (5.28%) Jasmine
8 10 (3.11%) ReSharper
8 10 (3.11%) Visual Studio
8 10 (3.11%) Moq
8 10 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.17%) Selenium
9 7 (2.17%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.17%) Capybara
10 3 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.93%) JUnit
10 3 (0.93%) Xcode
10 3 (0.93%) RubyGems
11 2 (0.62%) Gerrit
General
1 14 (4.35%) Finance
2 13 (4.04%) Marketing
3 12 (3.73%) Law
4 6 (1.86%) Games
5 4 (1.24%) Retail
6 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.31%) Banking
6 1 (0.31%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Publishing
6 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (82.61%) Ruby on Rails
2 158 (49.07%) CSS
3 143 (44.41%) HTML
4 84 (26.09%) jQuery
5 83 (25.78%) Backbone.js
6 66 (20.50%) Ember.js
7 57 (17.70%) KnockoutJS
8 54 (16.77%) AngularJS
9 52 (16.15%) Web Services
10 50 (15.53%) HTML5
11 49 (15.22%) RESTful
12 27 (8.39%) CSS3
13 25 (7.76%) Ajax
14 22 (6.83%) Sass
15 19 (5.90%) Sinatra
16 15 (4.66%) JSON
16 15 (4.66%) XML
17 12 (3.73%) Django
17 12 (3.73%) FFmpeg
18 10 (3.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.45%) Open Source
2 20 (6.21%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.73%) Streaming Video
4 8 (2.48%) User Experience
5 7 (2.17%) Social Media
6 6 (1.86%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.24%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.24%) LIMS
8 3 (0.93%) BBC
8 3 (0.93%) Robotics
8 3 (0.93%) Biology
8 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.62%) iPhone
9 2 (0.62%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.62%) Statistics
10 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (25.47%) Linux
2 32 (9.94%) Android
3 31 (9.63%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.11%) UNIX
4 10 (3.11%) Windows
5 2 (0.62%) Windows CE
5 2 (0.62%) CentOS
6 1 (0.31%) Solaris
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (53.11%) TDD
3 111 (34.47%) BDD
4 100 (31.06%) Scrum
5 61 (18.94%) OO
6 56 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 45 (13.98%) DevOps
8 44 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (8.70%) MVC
10 26 (8.07%) iOS Development
11 25 (7.76%) Android Development
11 25 (7.76%) OOD
11 25 (7.76%) Kanban
12 18 (5.59%) Web Development
13 16 (4.97%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.35%) Pair Programming
15 13 (4.04%) Software Engineering
16 10 (3.11%) Extreme Programming
16 10 (3.11%) Unit Testing
17 8 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 322 (100.00%) Ruby
2 203 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 32 (9.94%) Python
4 27 (8.39%) CoffeeScript
5 23 (7.14%) Java
6 21 (6.52%) PHP
6 21 (6.52%) C#
7 17 (5.28%) SQL
8 14 (4.35%) Perl
9 11 (3.42%) Objective-C
10 9 (2.80%) Golang
11 4 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.62%) Clojure
12 2 (0.62%) XPath
12 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.62%) C++
12 2 (0.62%) XQuery
13 1 (0.31%) Scala
13 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (5.59%) Degree
2 2 (0.62%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.48%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (13.35%) Puppet
2 39 (12.11%) Ansible
3 13 (4.04%) Capistrano
4 12 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (2.17%) Google
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle
3 2 (0.62%) VMware
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.31%) BT
4 1 (0.31%) Perforce
4 1 (0.31%) Zend
4 1 (0.31%) Facebook
4 1 (0.31%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.31%) Cloudera
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