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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby Developer
Rank 733 797 774
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 157 136 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 132 131 117
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 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +59 155 £50,000 +5.26% 18
London +64 98 £55,000 - 13
South East +13 22 £45,000 - 5
Yorkshire +14 19 £40,000 +2.34%
West Yorkshire +27 18 £40,000 -7.32%
Leeds +21 18 £40,000 -7.32%
City of London +32 13 £55,000 -18.51% 4
East of England +27 12 £50,000 -6.97%
Hertfordshire +4 11 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +18 7 - - 2
Surrey +12 7 £45,000 -
Oxford +10 7 - -
Hampshire -15 5 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North West +11 3 £39,000 +44.44%
Stevenage +17 2 £52,500 -4.54%
Woking - 2 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Cowes - 2 £27,500 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £27,500 -
Cambridge +15 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 1 £45,000 -
Manchester +6 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Sheffield -3 1 - -
Farnborough -3 1 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Scotland -4 1 £35,000 -39.13%
South Yorkshire -5 1 - -
Glasgow -11 1 £35,000 -39.13%
Chester - 1 £39,000 -
Esher - 1 £50,000 -

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 298 (100.00%) Ruby
2 237 (79.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 174 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
4 165 (55.37%) JavaScript
5 147 (49.33%) TDD
6 123 (41.28%) CSS
7 100 (33.56%) HTML
8 99 (33.22%) Git (software)
9 91 (30.54%) MySQL
10 81 (27.18%) RSpec
11 79 (26.51%) Scrum
12 75 (25.17%) Linux
13 74 (24.83%) BDD
14 68 (22.82%) Cucumber
14 68 (22.82%) Redis
15 52 (17.45%) MongoDB
15 52 (17.45%) OO
16 50 (16.78%) NoSQL
17 48 (16.11%) Backbone.js
18 47 (15.77%) jQuery
19 44 (14.77%) DevOps
20 43 (14.43%) AngularJS
21 41 (13.76%) PostgreSQL
22 40 (13.42%) Ember.js
23 39 (13.09%) KnockoutJS
23 39 (13.09%) Puppet
24 38 (12.75%) Elasticsearch
25 36 (12.08%) Web Services
26 35 (11.74%) Ansible
26 35 (11.74%) Apache Cassandra

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 38 (12.75%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (11.07%) nginx
3 25 (8.39%) Node.js
4 6 (2.01%) Apache
4 6 (2.01%) WordPress
5 3 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.07%) Heroku
2 15 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.01%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.68%) SaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.34%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (1.01%) LDAP
3 2 (0.67%) HTTP
4 1 (0.34%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) Wireless
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.54%) MySQL
2 68 (22.82%) Redis
3 52 (17.45%) MongoDB
4 50 (16.78%) NoSQL
5 41 (13.76%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (11.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (5.03%) Relational Database
8 13 (4.36%) SQL Server
9 10 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.68%) Big Data
11 7 (2.35%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.01%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.67%) MarkLogic
14 1 (0.34%) HBase
14 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 99 (33.22%) Git (software)
2 81 (27.18%) RSpec
3 68 (22.82%) Cucumber
4 24 (8.05%) Subversion
5 19 (6.38%) Selenium
6 10 (3.36%) Visual Studio
6 10 (3.36%) Moq
6 10 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.36%) ReSharper
7 7 (2.35%) Hudson
7 7 (2.35%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.68%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.34%) Capybara
9 4 (1.34%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.01%) Gerrit
10 3 (1.01%) RubyGems
11 2 (0.67%) Mockito
11 2 (0.67%) JUnit
12 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 13 (4.36%) Law
2 5 (1.68%) Advertising
2 5 (1.68%) Marketing
3 3 (1.01%) Finance
3 3 (1.01%) Retail
4 2 (0.67%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.34%) Publishing
5 1 (0.34%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (79.53%) Ruby on Rails
2 123 (41.28%) CSS
3 100 (33.56%) HTML
4 48 (16.11%) Backbone.js
5 47 (15.77%) jQuery
6 43 (14.43%) AngularJS
7 40 (13.42%) Ember.js
8 39 (13.09%) KnockoutJS
9 36 (12.08%) Web Services
10 27 (9.06%) RESTful
11 24 (8.05%) HTML5
12 18 (6.04%) Sass
13 13 (4.36%) CSS3
13 13 (4.36%) XML
13 13 (4.36%) Ajax
14 12 (4.03%) Memcached
15 11 (3.69%) .NET
15 11 (3.69%) ASP.NET
16 10 (3.36%) .NET Framework
16 10 (3.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.05%) Open Source
2 19 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.36%) User Experience
4 8 (2.68%) Statistics
5 7 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.35%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.01%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.68%) Social Media
7 5 (1.68%) iPhone
8 4 (1.34%) LIMS
9 3 (1.01%) Robotics
9 3 (1.01%) Biology
9 3 (1.01%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.67%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.34%) Blog
11 1 (0.34%) RIA
11 1 (0.34%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 75 (25.17%) Linux
2 24 (8.05%) Android
3 21 (7.05%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.03%) UNIX
5 6 (2.01%) Windows
6 2 (0.67%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.34%) Solaris
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (49.33%) TDD
3 79 (26.51%) Scrum
4 74 (24.83%) BDD
5 52 (17.45%) OO
6 44 (14.77%) DevOps
7 33 (11.07%) E-Commerce
8 24 (8.05%) OOD
9 23 (7.72%) MVC
10 19 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (5.70%) UML
11 17 (5.70%) Mentoring
12 15 (5.03%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (4.70%) Android Development
13 14 (4.70%) iOS Development
13 14 (4.70%) Pair Programming
14 11 (3.69%) Unit Testing
15 10 (3.36%) Kanban
15 10 (3.36%) Market Research
15 10 (3.36%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 298 (100.00%) Ruby
2 165 (55.37%) JavaScript
3 34 (11.41%) Java
4 31 (10.40%) Python
5 24 (8.05%) PHP
6 23 (7.72%) C#
7 22 (7.38%) SQL
8 14 (4.70%) CoffeeScript
9 11 (3.69%) Perl
9 11 (3.69%) Objective-C
10 8 (2.68%) C++
11 7 (2.35%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.35%) Go
12 4 (1.34%) C
13 3 (1.01%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.67%) XQuery
14 2 (0.67%) XPath
15 1 (0.34%) Clojure
15 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (4.70%) Degree
2 4 (1.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (13.09%) Puppet
2 35 (11.74%) Ansible
3 12 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.01%) Capistrano
5 4 (1.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (3.69%) Google
2 5 (1.68%) Rackspace
3 3 (1.01%) VMware
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.34%) Zend
4 1 (0.34%) Facebook
4 1 (0.34%) Cloudera
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £200 - £450 per annum + 3 day week
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + Shares Option Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago