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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby Developer
Rank 754 741 802
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 148 135 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 128 114 94
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Ruby Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby Developer
Top 21 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 19 September 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 -9 138 £50,000 +2.04% 20
London -1 120 £50,000 -9.09% 18
City of London +13 25 £52,500 -4.54% 8
South East -31 15 £45,000 +42.85% 3
Hampshire - 10 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow +6 9 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Scotland -7 9 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Basingstoke - 7 £45,000 -
Surrey +1 3 £28,500 -9.52%
Southampton - 3 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 2 £41,250 -38.88%
Oxford +3 1 £30,000 -55.55%
South Yorkshire -11 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Sheffield -21 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Yorkshire -34 1 £40,000 +3.22%
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
Southwark - 1 £47,500 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 282 (100.00%) Ruby
2 249 (88.30%) Ruby on Rails
3 212 (75.18%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (67.02%) JavaScript
5 156 (55.32%) Git (software)
6 155 (54.96%) TDD
7 154 (54.61%) HTML
7 154 (54.61%) CSS
8 136 (48.23%) BDD
9 110 (39.01%) Linux
10 100 (35.46%) Scrum
11 96 (34.04%) jQuery
12 83 (29.43%) MySQL
13 73 (25.89%) HTML5
13 73 (25.89%) Redis
14 69 (24.47%) OO
15 67 (23.76%) RESTful
15 67 (23.76%) MongoDB
16 65 (23.05%) Backbone.js
16 65 (23.05%) PostgreSQL
17 63 (22.34%) E-Commerce
18 61 (21.63%) RSpec
18 61 (21.63%) Cucumber
19 58 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
20 55 (19.50%) CSS3
21 54 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
22 53 (18.79%) Mobile App
22 53 (18.79%) Java
23 48 (17.02%) Hudson
24 46 (16.31%) Python

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (15.60%) Node.js
2 35 (12.41%) WordPress
3 31 (10.99%) nginx
4 22 (7.80%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (7.80%) Apache
5 7 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.77%) Drupal
6 5 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.06%) CMS
8 2 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.35%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.35%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.35%) Flash Media Server
9 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 35 (12.41%) Shopify
2 5 (1.77%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.19%) SaaS
4 7 (2.48%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.48%) GitHub
5 4 (1.42%) Heroku
6 2 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.48%) Internet
2 5 (1.77%) LDAP
3 4 (1.42%) SSH
4 3 (1.06%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.06%) DNS
4 3 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (29.43%) MySQL
2 73 (25.89%) Redis
3 67 (23.76%) MongoDB
4 65 (23.05%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (9.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (8.87%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.42%) Big Data
10 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.35%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 156 (55.32%) Git (software)
2 61 (21.63%) RSpec
2 61 (21.63%) Cucumber
3 48 (17.02%) Hudson
4 40 (14.18%) Jenkins
5 35 (12.41%) CruiseControl
6 19 (6.74%) Subversion
7 8 (2.84%) JIRA
7 8 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (2.84%) Jasmine
8 7 (2.48%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.48%) Calabash
8 7 (2.48%) NUnit
8 7 (2.48%) JUnit
8 7 (2.48%) MonkeyTalk
8 7 (2.48%) Robotium
9 4 (1.42%) Maven
9 4 (1.42%) Selenium
10 3 (1.06%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.06%) Xcode
General
1 28 (9.93%) Marketing
2 21 (7.45%) Finance
3 11 (3.90%) Retail
4 7 (2.48%) Publishing
5 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.71%) Law
6 2 (0.71%) Advertising
6 2 (0.71%) Games
6 2 (0.71%) Banking
6 2 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (88.30%) Ruby on Rails
2 154 (54.61%) HTML
2 154 (54.61%) CSS
3 96 (34.04%) jQuery
4 73 (25.89%) HTML5
5 67 (23.76%) RESTful
6 65 (23.05%) Backbone.js
7 55 (19.50%) CSS3
8 54 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
9 41 (14.54%) Web Services
10 34 (12.06%) REST
11 29 (10.28%) Ember.js
12 27 (9.57%) AngularJS
13 14 (4.96%) Ajax
14 11 (3.90%) JSON
15 10 (3.55%) Django
15 10 (3.55%) Sinatra
16 9 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
16 9 (3.19%) Spring
16 9 (3.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.79%) Mobile App
2 34 (12.06%) Computer Science
3 29 (10.28%) Open Source
4 19 (6.74%) User Experience
5 4 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.42%) Social Media
5 4 (1.42%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.42%) Robotics
5 4 (1.42%) Biology
5 4 (1.42%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.42%) Streaming Video
6 3 (1.06%) Clustering
6 3 (1.06%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.71%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.35%) BBC
8 1 (0.35%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 110 (39.01%) Linux
2 24 (8.51%) Android
3 23 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 21 (7.45%) UNIX
5 13 (4.61%) Windows
6 7 (2.48%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.48%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.13%) AIX
7 6 (2.13%) Solaris
8 4 (1.42%) Nucleus RTOS
9 3 (1.06%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.35%) Debian
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (75.18%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (54.96%) TDD
3 136 (48.23%) BDD
4 100 (35.46%) Scrum
5 69 (24.47%) OO
6 63 (22.34%) E-Commerce
7 58 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (11.35%) Software Engineering
9 30 (10.64%) MVC
10 24 (8.51%) DevOps
11 22 (7.80%) Android Development
12 21 (7.45%) Web Development
13 18 (6.38%) iOS Development
14 16 (5.67%) OOD
15 15 (5.32%) Mentoring
16 12 (4.26%) OOP
17 11 (3.90%) User Experience Design
18 10 (3.55%) Pair Programming
18 10 (3.55%) Automated Testing
19 9 (3.19%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 282 (100.00%) Ruby
2 189 (67.02%) JavaScript
3 53 (18.79%) Java
4 46 (16.31%) Python
5 28 (9.93%) PHP
6 21 (7.45%) SQL
6 21 (7.45%) Perl
7 11 (3.90%) C#
7 11 (3.90%) Golang
8 10 (3.55%) CoffeeScript
9 9 (3.19%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.84%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.06%) Haskell
12 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.71%) RubyMotion
13 1 (0.35%) Clojure
13 1 (0.35%) F#
13 1 (0.35%) Scala
13 1 (0.35%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 44 (15.60%) Degree
2 5 (1.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.71%) Varnish
2 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (9.57%) Puppet
2 18 (6.38%) Ansible
3 12 (4.26%) Capistrano
4 7 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (6.03%) Google
2 6 (2.13%) VMware
3 4 (1.42%) Facebook
4 3 (1.06%) Twitter
4 3 (1.06%) Rackspace
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.71%) Sony
6 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
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Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary based on skills
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Digital
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Digital
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
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