Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 99 91
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 -38
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 40 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.80% 2.49% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 4.08% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 43
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +26.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £49,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -11.11%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1505 1569 1426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 67.85% 60.98% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 878 762 849
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £41,125 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.42% -3.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,425 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (80.00%) C#
3 27 (67.50%) Python
4 24 (60.00%) Java
4 24 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 18 (45.00%) Test Automation
6 16 (40.00%) TDD
7 14 (35.00%) BDD
8 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
8 13 (32.50%) Node.js
8 13 (32.50%) MVC
8 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
9 12 (30.00%) C++
9 12 (30.00%) .NET
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (30.00%) Advertising
9 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
9 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
9 12 (30.00%) Facebook
9 12 (30.00%) Web Application Development
9 12 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (30.00%) RESTful
9 12 (30.00%) WCF
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 12 (30.00%) Code First Entity Framework
10 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing

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 7 (17.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.50%) IaaS
3 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
3 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) Flink
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (20.00%) JIRA
3 8 (20.00%) JMeter
4 7 (17.50%) Appium
4 7 (17.50%) Calabash
4 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
4 7 (17.50%) JBehave
4 7 (17.50%) JUnit
4 7 (17.50%) TeamCity
5 6 (15.00%) Gatling
5 6 (15.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.50%) Maven
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium
8 1 (2.50%) Gradle
8 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (30.00%) Advertising
2 11 (27.50%) Banking
2 11 (27.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Python Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Python Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Developer in Test
5 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Node.js
2 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (30.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
2 12 (30.00%) RESTful
2 12 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) REST
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.50%) Django
5 1 (2.50%) Kafka
5 1 (2.50%) NumPy
5 1 (2.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Unix
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) Tru64
3 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (40.00%) TDD
4 14 (35.00%) BDD
5 13 (32.50%) MVC
6 12 (30.00%) Web Application Development
7 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) DevOps
9 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.50%) Open Source
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.00%) SDET
10 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.50%) Concurrent Programming
11 1 (2.50%) Issue Tracking
11 1 (2.50%) Mobile Development
11 1 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) C#
2 27 (67.50%) Python
3 24 (60.00%) Java
4 12 (30.00%) C++
5 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.50%) Mesos
2 1 (2.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Facebook
2 1 (2.50%) EMC
2 1 (2.50%) Google
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) Perforce
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.50%) Splunk
2 1 (2.50%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) Zend
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