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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 81 77
Rank change year-on-year +51 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 69 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.15% 1.26% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.58% 3.11% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 14 25
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 652 546 635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.11% 40.53% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 401 376 447
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,400 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 47 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (43.69%) Java
3 42 (40.78%) .NET
4 41 (39.81%) Web Application Development
5 39 (37.86%) Ruby on Rails
6 38 (36.89%) JavaScript
7 37 (35.92%) NoSQL
8 34 (33.01%) TDD
9 32 (31.07%) Node.js
10 30 (29.13%) RESTful
11 29 (28.16%) C#
11 29 (28.16%) Python
12 28 (27.18%) SQL Server
12 28 (27.18%) BDD
13 26 (25.24%) Entity Framework
13 26 (25.24%) Git (software)
13 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 26 (25.24%) Code First Entity Framework
13 26 (25.24%) PHP
13 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET
13 26 (25.24%) MVC
13 26 (25.24%) .NET Framework
13 26 (25.24%) WCF
14 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
15 23 (22.33%) AngularJS
16 20 (19.42%) Perl
17 16 (15.53%) Windows
17 16 (15.53%) SaaS

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 13 (12.62%) Apache
2 12 (11.65%) CMS
2 12 (11.65%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.71%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.53%) SaaS
2 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.83%) Google Analytics
4 5 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.85%) GitHub
4 5 (4.85%) Slack
5 2 (1.94%) G Suite
5 2 (1.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) NAS
2 2 (1.94%) SAN
3 1 (0.97%) LAN
3 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.92%) NoSQL
2 28 (27.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (14.56%) MySQL
4 14 (13.59%) Relational Database
4 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (11.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (5.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (25.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.62%) Maven
3 10 (9.71%) Subversion
4 5 (4.85%) Travis CI
5 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.94%) Ant
6 2 (1.94%) JUnit
6 2 (1.94%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.97%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.97%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.97%) GCC
7 1 (0.97%) GoCD
7 1 (0.97%) Grunt
7 1 (0.97%) gulp
7 1 (0.97%) HttpUnit
7 1 (0.97%) JIRA
7 1 (0.97%) JMeter
7 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (11.65%) Games
2 10 (9.71%) Marketing
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
4 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (61.17%) Developer
2 26 (25.24%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Software Engineer
4 15 (14.56%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Tester
7 10 (9.71%) Manual Tester
7 10 (9.71%) Ruby Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Security Tester
8 9 (8.74%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.80%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (6.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Node.js Developer
12 2 (1.94%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (40.78%) .NET
2 39 (37.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 32 (31.07%) Node.js
4 30 (29.13%) RESTful
5 26 (25.24%) .NET Framework
5 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET
5 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (25.24%) Code First Entity Framework
5 26 (25.24%) Entity Framework
5 26 (25.24%) WCF
6 23 (22.33%) AngularJS
7 14 (13.59%) CSS
7 14 (13.59%) Hibernate
7 14 (13.59%) Spring
8 13 (12.62%) React
8 13 (12.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (11.65%) HTML
9 12 (11.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.68%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.85%) Social Media
5 4 (3.88%) Blog
5 4 (3.88%) User Experience
6 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.94%) Fintech
7 1 (0.97%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.53%) Windows
2 14 (13.59%) Linux
3 13 (12.62%) Android
3 13 (12.62%) Apple iOS
4 11 (10.68%) Solaris
5 2 (1.94%) CentOS
5 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.97%) SUSE
6 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.97%) VMS
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (39.81%) Web Application Development
3 34 (33.01%) TDD
4 28 (27.18%) BDD
5 26 (25.24%) MVC
6 24 (23.30%) Software Engineering
7 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.68%) Android Development
9 11 (10.68%) iOS Development
9 11 (10.68%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (10.68%) Security Testing
9 11 (10.68%) Web Development
10 6 (5.83%) Analytics
10 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (4.85%) Open Source
12 4 (3.88%) OO
12 4 (3.88%) Pair Programming
13 3 (2.91%) API Design
13 3 (2.91%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.69%) Java
2 38 (36.89%) JavaScript
3 29 (28.16%) C#
3 29 (28.16%) Python
4 26 (25.24%) PHP
5 20 (19.42%) Perl
6 15 (14.56%) Bash Shell
6 15 (14.56%) C++
7 11 (10.68%) C
7 11 (10.68%) VB
8 5 (4.85%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.94%) Scala
9 2 (1.94%) SQL
10 1 (0.97%) Clojure
10 1 (0.97%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) Degree
2 11 (10.68%) CREST Certified
3 2 (1.94%) NCDA
3 2 (1.94%) NCIE
3 2 (1.94%) VCAP
3 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.97%) ISEB
4 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
1 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) Docker
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.91%) vSphere
3 2 (1.94%) vCloud
3 2 (1.94%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) XenApp
4 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) Puppet
2 6 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.88%) Ansible
4 2 (1.94%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.94%) vRealize
5 1 (0.97%) Mesos
5 1 (0.97%) Terraform
5 1 (0.97%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (10.68%) Alterian
1 11 (10.68%) Red Hat
2 8 (7.77%) Google
3 4 (3.88%) VMware
4 2 (1.94%) NetApp
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle
5 1 (0.97%) Citrix
5 1 (0.97%) Perforce
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