The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 15 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 7.14% 12.00% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% 17.14% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.25% +4.44%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 28 35 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 66.67% 70.00% 67.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 17
Median salary £39,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Dundee

Ruby
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in Dundee.

Salary trend for Ruby in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Erlang
4 2 (40.00%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) Elixir
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) SOLID
5 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) MVVM
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) SOLID
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (40.00%) Elixir
4 2 (40.00%) Erlang
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago