Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 77 74
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 66 76 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.59% 2.80% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 4.61% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 40
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,000 £40,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +16.05% -8.99% +11.25%

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 1,341 1,647 1,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.69% 60.62% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 817 1,025 771
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 46 (69.70%) Python
2 33 (50.00%) Java
3 30 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (37.88%) Software Engineering
4 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
6 22 (33.33%) Linux
7 18 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
7 18 (27.27%) Puppet
8 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
10 13 (19.70%) Finance
10 13 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (19.70%) Ansible
10 13 (19.70%) DevOps
10 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (19.70%) Terraform
11 12 (18.18%) Docker
11 12 (18.18%) Web Services
11 12 (18.18%) OO
12 11 (16.67%) Node.js
12 11 (16.67%) Serverless
13 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
13 10 (15.15%) TDD
13 10 (15.15%) HTML
13 10 (15.15%) CSS
13 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
13 10 (15.15%) SaaS
14 9 (13.64%) Analytics
14 9 (13.64%) Fintech

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 7 (10.61%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.58%) Apache Pig
2 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.03%) JBoss
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 30 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.67%) Serverless
3 10 (15.15%) SaaS
4 8 (12.12%) Amazon S3
4 8 (12.12%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (10.61%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (4.55%) npm
9 2 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (3.03%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (3.03%) Datadog
9 2 (3.03%) GitHub
9 2 (3.03%) OpenShift
9 2 (3.03%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Big Data
1 7 (10.61%) MySQL
2 6 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (7.58%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.03%) OpenTSDB
6 2 (3.03%) Parquet
6 2 (3.03%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 8 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.58%) RSpec
3 4 (6.06%) Maven
4 3 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.55%) webpack
5 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.03%) GCC
5 2 (3.03%) GitLab
5 2 (3.03%) Gradle
5 2 (3.03%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.52%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
6 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.52%) TestNG
6 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
2 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.03%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Engineering Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Digital Design Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) AWS Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Big Data Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Data Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Operations Team Leader
8 2 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (18.18%) Web Services
3 11 (16.67%) Node.js
4 10 (15.15%) CSS
4 10 (15.15%) HTML
5 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.09%) Kafka
6 5 (7.58%) jQuery
6 5 (7.58%) React
6 5 (7.58%) Sass
7 4 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.55%) Backbone.js
8 3 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (4.55%) REST
8 3 (4.55%) Vue.js
9 2 (3.03%) Apache Flex
9 2 (3.03%) JCE
9 2 (3.03%) RESTful
9 2 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Fintech
2 8 (12.12%) Public Cloud
3 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.58%) Cloud Native
4 5 (7.58%) User Experience
5 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.55%) Verilog
7 2 (3.03%) Blog
7 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (3.03%) Graphic Design
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Unix
3 4 (6.06%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.55%) CentOS
5 2 (3.03%) Debian
5 2 (3.03%) SmartOS
6 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (37.88%) Software Engineering
2 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
4 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (19.70%) DevOps
5 12 (18.18%) OO
6 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 10 (15.15%) TDD
6 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.64%) Analytics
7 9 (13.64%) Line Management
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.09%) ETL
9 6 (9.09%) OOP
9 6 (9.09%) People Management
9 6 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (9.09%) Scrum
10 5 (7.58%) Acceptance Criteria
10 5 (7.58%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (69.70%) Python
2 33 (50.00%) Java
3 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
4 7 (10.61%) SQL
5 6 (9.09%) Perl
6 5 (7.58%) R
6 5 (7.58%) Scala
7 4 (6.06%) C#
7 4 (6.06%) Go
8 3 (4.55%) ES6
9 2 (3.03%) C++
9 2 (3.03%) PHP
10 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Docker
2 4 (6.06%) HDFS
3 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) Puppet
2 13 (19.70%) Ansible
2 13 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (19.70%) Terraform
3 9 (13.64%) Kubernetes
4 5 (7.58%) Mesos
4 5 (7.58%) Oozie
5 3 (4.55%) Cacti
5 3 (4.55%) Capistrano
5 3 (4.55%) Grafana
5 3 (4.55%) Kibana
6 2 (3.03%) logstash
6 2 (3.03%) Packer
6 2 (3.03%) Prometheus
6 2 (3.03%) Sysdig
7 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.52%) Nagios
7 1 (1.52%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Splunk
2 3 (4.55%) Cadence
2 3 (4.55%) Perforce
2 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe
3 2 (3.03%) F5
3 2 (3.03%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.52%) Apple
4 1 (1.52%) Remedy
4 1 (1.52%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow