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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby Developer
Rank 763 743 791
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 136 130 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 121 106 92
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £25,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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
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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 -35 124 £50,000 - 23
London +10 103 £50,000 -9.09% 16
City of London -1 18 £52,500 -4.54% 6
South East -34 13 £45,000 +59.29% 5
Glasgow +2 11 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland -9 11 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire -10 7 £45,000 +104.54% 3
Basingstoke - 6 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -6 3 £28,500 -9.52%
North West -12 3 £40,500 +15.71% 1
Oxfordshire -4 2 £41,250 -38.88% 1
South West - 2 £38,750 -
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Southampton +4 1 £50,000 +127.27% 1
Oxford -4 1 £30,000 -55.55% 1
Manchester -9 1 £40,500 +15.71% 1
Brighton -40 1 £40,000 +60.00%
East Sussex -45 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Yorkshire -46 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Southwark - 1 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
Somerset - 1 £32,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £52,500 -
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Bath - 1 £32,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Ruby
2 244 (89.38%) Ruby on Rails
3 180 (65.93%) JavaScript
4 149 (54.58%) Git (software)
5 148 (54.21%) CSS
6 147 (53.85%) HTML
6 147 (53.85%) TDD
7 126 (46.15%) BDD
8 108 (39.56%) Linux
9 97 (35.53%) Scrum
10 93 (34.07%) jQuery
11 88 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
12 76 (27.84%) MySQL
13 65 (23.81%) OO
14 63 (23.08%) Redis
15 61 (22.34%) HTML5
15 61 (22.34%) PostgreSQL
16 59 (21.61%) Cucumber
17 58 (21.25%) RESTful
17 58 (21.25%) E-Commerce
18 57 (20.88%) Mobile App
19 53 (19.41%) MongoDB
20 52 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
20 52 (19.05%) Backbone.js
20 52 (19.05%) Java
21 50 (18.32%) RSpec
22 47 (17.22%) CSS3
23 44 (16.12%) Hudson
23 44 (16.12%) KnockoutJS
24 42 (15.38%) Python

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (14.29%) Node.js
2 29 (10.62%) WordPress
3 26 (9.52%) nginx
4 25 (9.16%) Apache
5 17 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.93%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (2.56%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.83%) Drupal
9 2 (0.73%) CMS
10 1 (0.37%) Flash Media Server
10 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.37%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.37%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.37%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (10.62%) Shopify
2 5 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.56%) GitHub
3 7 (2.56%) SaaS
4 5 (1.83%) PaaS
4 5 (1.83%) Heroku
5 3 (1.10%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.56%) Internet
2 5 (1.83%) LDAP
3 4 (1.47%) SSH
4 3 (1.10%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.10%) DNS
4 3 (1.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (27.84%) MySQL
2 63 (23.08%) Redis
3 61 (22.34%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (19.41%) MongoDB
5 26 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (6.59%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.93%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.73%) Big Data
10 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.37%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 149 (54.58%) Git (software)
2 59 (21.61%) Cucumber
3 50 (18.32%) RSpec
4 44 (16.12%) Hudson
5 41 (15.02%) Jenkins
6 29 (10.62%) CruiseControl
7 20 (7.33%) Subversion
8 8 (2.93%) JIRA
8 8 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.56%) NUnit
9 7 (2.56%) JUnit
9 7 (2.56%) MonkeyTalk
9 7 (2.56%) Robotium
9 7 (2.56%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.56%) Calabash
9 7 (2.56%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.47%) Maven
10 4 (1.47%) Selenium
11 3 (1.10%) Capybara
11 3 (1.10%) RubyGems
General
1 27 (9.89%) Marketing
2 20 (7.33%) Finance
3 11 (4.03%) Retail
4 7 (2.56%) Publishing
5 5 (1.83%) Billing
6 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) Law
7 2 (0.73%) Advertising
7 2 (0.73%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (89.38%) Ruby on Rails
2 148 (54.21%) CSS
3 147 (53.85%) HTML
4 93 (34.07%) jQuery
5 61 (22.34%) HTML5
6 58 (21.25%) RESTful
7 52 (19.05%) Backbone.js
8 47 (17.22%) CSS3
9 44 (16.12%) KnockoutJS
10 38 (13.92%) Web Services
11 35 (12.82%) REST
12 22 (8.06%) Ember.js
13 20 (7.33%) AngularJS
14 13 (4.76%) Ajax
15 12 (4.40%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (3.66%) Sinatra
17 9 (3.30%) Spring
18 8 (2.93%) XML
18 8 (2.93%) Django
19 7 (2.56%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (20.88%) Mobile App
2 33 (12.09%) Computer Science
3 28 (10.26%) Open Source
4 6 (2.20%) Web 2.0
5 4 (1.47%) Robotics
5 4 (1.47%) Biology
5 4 (1.47%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.47%) Social Media
5 4 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.10%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.10%) Clustering
7 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.37%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 108 (39.56%) Linux
2 21 (7.69%) UNIX
3 17 (6.23%) Android
4 15 (5.49%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.03%) Windows
6 7 (2.56%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.20%) AIX
7 6 (2.20%) Solaris
8 5 (1.83%) FreeBSD
9 4 (1.47%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (53.85%) TDD
2 126 (46.15%) BDD
3 97 (35.53%) Scrum
4 88 (32.23%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (23.81%) OO
6 58 (21.25%) E-Commerce
7 52 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 35 (12.82%) MVC
9 18 (6.59%) DevOps
10 17 (6.23%) OOD
11 15 (5.49%) Web Development
11 15 (5.49%) Android Development
12 14 (5.13%) OOP
13 12 (4.40%) User Experience Design
14 11 (4.03%) Pair Programming
15 10 (3.66%) iOS Development
16 9 (3.30%) Test Automation
17 8 (2.93%) Automated Testing
17 8 (2.93%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 273 (100.00%) Ruby
2 180 (65.93%) JavaScript
3 52 (19.05%) Java
4 42 (15.38%) Python
5 28 (10.26%) PHP
6 21 (7.69%) Perl
7 19 (6.96%) SQL
8 10 (3.66%) C#
9 8 (2.93%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.93%) CoffeeScript
9 8 (2.93%) Golang
10 7 (2.56%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.83%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.10%) Haskell
13 2 (0.73%) Erlang
13 2 (0.73%) RubyMotion
14 1 (0.37%) Clojure
14 1 (0.37%) F#
14 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (15.38%) Degree
2 8 (2.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.10%) Varnish
3 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.73%) Squid
Systems Management
1 25 (9.16%) Puppet
2 14 (5.13%) Ansible
3 13 (4.76%) Capistrano
4 7 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (5.13%) Google
2 9 (3.30%) VMware
3 4 (1.47%) Facebook
4 3 (1.10%) Twitter
4 3 (1.10%) Rackspace
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.73%) Sony
6 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
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