Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 83 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 -17 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 63 69 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.61% 2.63% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.90% 4.62% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 45
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.43% -7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £39,250 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £59,000
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +12.50%

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,286 1,495 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 53.23% 57.00% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 818 975 799
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £29,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Edinburgh

Ruby
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Edinburgh

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 38 (60.32%) Python
2 33 (52.38%) Java
3 27 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 24 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 23 (36.51%) Linux
5 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (36.51%) Ruby on Rails
6 13 (20.63%) HTML
6 13 (20.63%) CSS
6 13 (20.63%) SaaS
6 13 (20.63%) Docker
7 12 (19.05%) OO
7 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
8 11 (17.46%) Line Management
8 11 (17.46%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (17.46%) Puppet
8 11 (17.46%) Ansible
8 11 (17.46%) Fintech
8 11 (17.46%) Serverless
9 10 (15.87%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (15.87%) Degree
10 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 9 (14.29%) Finance
10 9 (14.29%) Node.js
10 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 9 (14.29%) DevOps
11 8 (12.70%) Kubernetes
11 8 (12.70%) Terraform

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.94%) Apache Spark
1 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (20.63%) SaaS
3 11 (17.46%) Serverless
4 7 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 7 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (7.94%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (6.35%) GitHub
8 3 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (4.76%) npm
9 2 (3.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (3.17%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (3.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (3.17%) Datadog
9 2 (3.17%) OpenShift
9 2 (3.17%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) VoIP
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (7.94%) Big Data
2 4 (6.35%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.17%) OpenTSDB
4 2 (3.17%) Parquet
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.94%) RSpec
3 3 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.76%) Maven
3 3 (4.76%) webpack
4 2 (3.17%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) GitLab
4 2 (3.17%) Gradle
4 2 (3.17%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.59%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (1.59%) GCC
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.59%) TestNG
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.17%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Software Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Design Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Digital Design Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Operations Team Leader
6 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.35%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (20.63%) CSS
2 13 (20.63%) HTML
3 9 (14.29%) Node.js
4 7 (11.11%) Web Services
5 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.52%) jQuery
5 6 (9.52%) React
6 5 (7.94%) Sass
6 5 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (6.35%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (6.35%) Kafka
8 3 (4.76%) Backbone.js
8 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (4.76%) REST
8 3 (4.76%) Vue.js
9 2 (3.17%) Apache Thrift
9 2 (3.17%) PostGIS
9 2 (3.17%) Protocol Buffers
9 2 (3.17%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Fintech
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Cloud Native
2 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) User Experience
2 5 (7.94%) Verilog
3 4 (6.35%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.17%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Unix
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.76%) SmartOS
5 2 (3.17%) CentOS
5 2 (3.17%) Debian
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (19.05%) OO
4 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
4 11 (17.46%) Line Management
5 10 (15.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 9 (14.29%) DevOps
6 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.11%) Analytics
8 7 (11.11%) OOP
8 7 (11.11%) People Management
8 7 (11.11%) TDD
8 7 (11.11%) Web Development
9 6 (9.52%) Tech Ops
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (7.94%) IC Design
10 5 (7.94%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) Python
2 33 (52.38%) Java
3 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.70%) Perl
5 6 (9.52%) C#
5 6 (9.52%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) R
7 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.35%) Go
7 4 (6.35%) Scala
8 3 (4.76%) ES6
9 2 (3.17%) C++
9 2 (3.17%) PHP
10 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Ansible
1 11 (17.46%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (17.46%) Puppet
2 8 (12.70%) Kubernetes
2 8 (12.70%) Terraform
3 5 (7.94%) Mesos
4 3 (4.76%) Oozie
5 2 (3.17%) Grafana
5 2 (3.17%) Kibana
5 2 (3.17%) logstash
5 2 (3.17%) Packer
5 2 (3.17%) Prometheus
5 2 (3.17%) Sysdig
6 1 (1.59%) Cacti
6 1 (1.59%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.59%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Cadence
2 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.76%) Splunk
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe
3 2 (3.17%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) F5
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Perforce
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.59%) Twitter
4 1 (1.59%) Xamarin