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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby Developer
Rank 768 804 760
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 130 123 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 117 114 104
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

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
103108 110561 102421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.50% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85312 90184 84719
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 £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 £38,500
% 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 3 August 2015 within the UK.

Ruby Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby Developer
Top 18 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 3 August 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 +44 129 £55,000 +4.76% 21
London +35 91 £57,500 - 15
City of London +50 28 £55,000 -2.65% 5
South East +22 23 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Surrey +31 19 £47,500 +66.66% 1
Yorkshire +17 13 £55,000 +37.50%
West Yorkshire - 13 £55,000 -
Leeds - 13 £55,000 -
Egham - 9 £55,000 - 1
Guildford - 7 £26,000 -
Oxfordshire +8 3 - - 1
Oxford -1 3 - -
North West -4 2 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Hampshire +10 1 - -
Manchester +6 1 - -
Edinburgh +1 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Scotland -8 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Merseyside - 1 £27,500 -

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 284 (100.00%) Ruby
2 204 (71.83%) Ruby on Rails
3 159 (55.99%) JavaScript
4 149 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (50.35%) TDD
6 102 (35.92%) CSS
7 91 (32.04%) Git (software)
8 86 (30.28%) HTML
9 78 (27.46%) RSpec
10 71 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 61 (21.48%) MySQL
12 57 (20.07%) Linux
12 57 (20.07%) BDD
13 50 (17.61%) PostgreSQL
13 50 (17.61%) Scrum
14 49 (17.25%) SQL
15 46 (16.20%) Redis
16 45 (15.85%) OO
17 38 (13.38%) AngularJS
18 34 (11.97%) DevOps
18 34 (11.97%) Selenium
19 32 (11.27%) Python
19 32 (11.27%) MongoDB
19 32 (11.27%) NoSQL
20 31 (10.92%) RESTful
21 30 (10.56%) Backbone.js
21 30 (10.56%) Subversion
22 29 (10.21%) Elasticsearch
22 29 (10.21%) Amazon AWS
23 27 (9.51%) KnockoutJS

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 29 (10.21%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (8.10%) Node.js
3 20 (7.04%) nginx
4 7 (2.46%) JBoss
5 4 (1.41%) WordPress
6 3 (1.06%) Apache
7 2 (0.70%) CMS
7 2 (0.70%) TorqueBox
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.21%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (8.80%) Heroku
3 7 (2.46%) Google Analytics
4 6 (2.11%) SaaS
5 4 (1.41%) Google App Engine
5 4 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.70%) GitHub
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.41%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (0.70%) Internet
2 2 (0.70%) LDAP
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (21.48%) MySQL
2 50 (17.61%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (16.20%) Redis
4 32 (11.27%) MongoDB
4 32 (11.27%) NoSQL
5 21 (7.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (3.87%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.46%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.76%) CouchDB
9 4 (1.41%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.35%) Big Data
10 1 (0.35%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.35%) HBase
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 91 (32.04%) Git (software)
2 78 (27.46%) RSpec
3 71 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 34 (11.97%) Selenium
5 30 (10.56%) Subversion
6 13 (4.58%) RubyGems
7 12 (4.23%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.87%) gulp
9 8 (2.82%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.41%) Hudson
10 4 (1.41%) Gerrit
10 4 (1.41%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.70%) Capybara
12 1 (0.35%) Moq
12 1 (0.35%) Mockito
12 1 (0.35%) Mocha
12 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.35%) JUnit
12 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (5.99%) Finance
2 12 (4.23%) Law
3 9 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.76%) Advertising
5 4 (1.41%) Retail
6 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.70%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (71.83%) Ruby on Rails
2 102 (35.92%) CSS
3 86 (30.28%) HTML
4 38 (13.38%) AngularJS
5 31 (10.92%) RESTful
6 30 (10.56%) Backbone.js
7 27 (9.51%) KnockoutJS
7 27 (9.51%) jQuery
8 24 (8.45%) Web Services
9 21 (7.39%) Ember.js
10 20 (7.04%) HTML5
11 16 (5.63%) React
12 14 (4.93%) Sass
13 13 (4.58%) CSS3
14 10 (3.52%) Sinatra
15 9 (3.17%) .NET
16 8 (2.82%) REST
17 7 (2.46%) Resque
17 7 (2.46%) Sidekiq
17 7 (2.46%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.99%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.28%) User Experience
3 7 (2.46%) Statistics
4 6 (2.11%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.76%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.76%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.76%) Physics
6 4 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.41%) iPhone
6 4 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.06%) Social Network
8 2 (0.70%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.70%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.70%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.35%) BBC
9 1 (0.35%) Animation
9 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.35%) iPad
9 1 (0.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.07%) Linux
2 21 (7.39%) UNIX
3 19 (6.69%) Android
4 14 (4.93%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.41%) Windows
6 2 (0.70%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (50.35%) TDD
3 57 (20.07%) BDD
4 50 (17.61%) Scrum
5 45 (15.85%) OO
6 34 (11.97%) DevOps
7 26 (9.15%) E-Commerce
7 26 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (7.75%) UML
9 20 (7.04%) MVC
10 17 (5.99%) Web Development
11 13 (4.58%) Test Automation
12 12 (4.23%) iOS Development
12 12 (4.23%) SDLC
13 11 (3.87%) Android Development
14 9 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
14 9 (3.17%) Analytics
14 9 (3.17%) Automation Testing
14 9 (3.17%) Software Engineering
15 8 (2.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 284 (100.00%) Ruby
2 159 (55.99%) JavaScript
3 49 (17.25%) SQL
4 32 (11.27%) Python
5 25 (8.80%) Java
6 14 (4.93%) PHP
7 12 (4.23%) Bash Shell
8 10 (3.52%) CoffeeScript
8 10 (3.52%) Go
9 9 (3.17%) C++
10 7 (2.46%) Perl
11 6 (2.11%) RubyMotion
12 5 (1.76%) C#
13 4 (1.41%) C
13 4 (1.41%) Scala
14 3 (1.06%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.35%) Clojure
16 1 (0.35%) XPath
16 1 (0.35%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (7.04%) Degree
2 4 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 25 (8.80%) Puppet
2 20 (7.04%) Ansible
3 14 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.76%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (4.58%) Google
2 11 (3.87%) Rackspace
3 2 (0.70%) VMware
4 1 (0.35%) Cloudera
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Health, Dental and Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
SC Recruitment
Salary: Fully negotiable + Benefits + Extensive training investment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Eligo
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Competitive + 28 days annual leave + up to 11% pension
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago