Period
to 20 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 42 106
Rank change year-on-year -64 +64 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 32 160 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.73% 6.66% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 9.98% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 127 32
Glasgow median annual salary £40,250 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.50% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £77,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,100 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.80% +11.11% -5.26%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,172 1,603 1,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.49% 66.68% 66.97%
Number of salaries quoted 833 1,169 837
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +1.80%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Glasgow

Ruby
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Glasgow

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 26 (81.25%) Python
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) Java
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
6 9 (28.13%) CSS
6 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (25.00%) C#
7 8 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) Unix
8 7 (21.88%) OO
8 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (21.88%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
9 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
9 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
10 5 (15.63%) Puppet
10 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
10 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (15.63%) React
10 5 (15.63%) Fintech
10 5 (15.63%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (15.63%) HTML5
10 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.50%) CloudStack
2 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) IBM Notes
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) JBoss
3 3 (9.38%) Jetty
3 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Firepower
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
1 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.38%) Ingres
3 3 (9.38%) Redis
3 3 (9.38%) Riak
3 3 (9.38%) Text Mining
4 2 (6.25%) Essbase
4 2 (6.25%) MariaDB
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Axure RP
1 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.38%) JUnit
1 3 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (6.25%) IntelliJ
2 2 (6.25%) JBehave
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) PostCSS
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Appium
3 1 (3.13%) Calabash
3 1 (3.13%) Gatling
3 1 (3.13%) Hudson
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) JMeter
3 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Integration Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) CSS
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) .NET
5 5 (15.63%) HTML5
5 5 (15.63%) React
6 4 (12.50%) Sass
6 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 3 (9.38%) JSON
7 3 (9.38%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (9.38%) REST
7 3 (9.38%) SOAP
8 2 (6.25%) Django
8 2 (6.25%) jQuery
8 2 (6.25%) ODBC
8 2 (6.25%) Symfony
8 2 (6.25%) XML
8 2 (6.25%) XSD
8 2 (6.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
3 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) Fintech
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.50%) Data Science
5 4 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.50%) Microservices
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Python
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
7 3 (9.38%) C
7 3 (9.38%) C++
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) Scala
8 2 (6.25%) VBScript
9 1 (3.13%) ES6
9 1 (3.13%) Java 8
9 1 (3.13%) R
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CCNP
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) HND
1 3 (9.38%) MCSE
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 4 (12.50%) vSphere
1 4 (12.50%) Xen
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Cobbler
3 3 (9.38%) Terraform
3 3 (9.38%) ZABBIX
4 2 (6.25%) Ansible
5 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) CommVault
2 3 (9.38%) Lotus
2 3 (9.38%) NetApp
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.13%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) VMware