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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 82 79
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 21 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.09% 2.30% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 3.96% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 16
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 702 733 713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 69.71% 58.04% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 386 395 431
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% -3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) Java
3 24 (64.86%) C#
4 22 (59.46%) NoSQL
5 20 (54.05%) Python
6 17 (45.95%) TDD
7 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
8 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
9 11 (29.73%) Node.js
9 11 (29.73%) Investment Banking
9 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
9 11 (29.73%) Banking
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
9 11 (29.73%) C++
10 10 (27.03%) .NET
10 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
10 10 (27.03%) MVC
10 10 (27.03%) Advertising
10 10 (27.03%) WCF
10 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
10 10 (27.03%) RESTful
10 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (27.03%) BDD
10 10 (27.03%) Entity Framework
10 10 (27.03%) Web Application Development
10 10 (27.03%) Facebook
10 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 5 (13.51%) Apache Pig
1 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon S3
3 5 (13.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (13.51%) IaaS
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.51%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) NoSQL
2 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (13.51%) Apache Hive
5 5 (13.51%) Big Data
5 5 (13.51%) Flink
5 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) Appium
3 2 (5.41%) Calabash
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) Gatling
3 2 (5.41%) JBehave
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) JMeter
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (29.73%) Banking
1 11 (29.73%) Investment Banking
2 10 (27.03%) Advertising
3 6 (16.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Python Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Senior Python Developer
3 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Digital Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.70%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Design Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) Node.js
2 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (27.03%) Code First Entity Framework
2 10 (27.03%) Entity Framework
2 10 (27.03%) RESTful
2 10 (27.03%) WCF
3 6 (16.22%) CSS
3 6 (16.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) REST
4 5 (13.51%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (13.51%) Kafka
4 5 (13.51%) NumPy
4 5 (13.51%) SciPy
5 2 (5.41%) Web Services
6 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (10.81%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) TDD
3 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
4 10 (27.03%) BDD
4 10 (27.03%) MVC
4 10 (27.03%) Web Application Development
5 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) Microservices
7 5 (13.51%) Software Distribution
7 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.41%) Kanban
11 1 (2.70%) Concurrent Programming
11 1 (2.70%) Customer Requirements
11 1 (2.70%) Prototyping
11 1 (2.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) C#
3 20 (54.05%) Python
4 11 (29.73%) C++
5 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.51%) Perl
7 2 (5.41%) SQL
8 1 (2.70%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes
1 5 (13.51%) Mesos
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Facebook
2 5 (13.51%) Splunk
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