The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 71 87
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1251 1679 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.41% 4.19% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.14% 7.62% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1553 1244
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 20366 22028 23363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.50% 54.96% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16719 19450 20058
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Ruby
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Ruby in London

Ruby
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in London

Ruby
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -28 163 £60,000 - 37
Hammersmith -5 19 £50,000 +100.00%
Croydon +16 7 £52,500 -
Surbiton - 7 - - 1
Wimbledon - 5 £67,500 -
West End of London +5 4 £85,000 +70.00% 13
Twickenham - 4 £60,000 -
Uxbridge - 4 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf -12 2 £72,500 +11.53%
Kingston Upon Thames +12 1 £50,000 +47.05%
Feltham - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 1342 (54.62%) Python
2 1189 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 987 (40.17%) Java
4 900 (36.63%) Linux
5 795 (32.36%) DevOps
6 725 (29.51%) JavaScript
7 722 (29.39%) Amazon AWS
8 653 (26.58%) Git (software)
8 653 (26.58%) TDD
9 607 (24.70%) Jenkins
10 575 (23.40%) Puppet
11 562 (22.87%) BDD
12 489 (19.90%) Ruby on Rails
13 487 (19.82%) Bash Shell
14 486 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
15 475 (19.33%) Node.js
16 464 (18.88%) Ansible
17 460 (18.72%) C#
18 459 (18.68%) Docker
19 445 (18.11%) Test Automation
20 428 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
21 416 (16.93%) Perl
22 373 (15.18%) SQL
23 366 (14.90%) Finance
24 346 (14.08%) NoSQL
25 340 (13.84%) Configuration Management
26 339 (13.80%) .NET
27 321 (13.06%) HTML
27 321 (13.06%) Software Engineering
28 302 (12.29%) Selenium

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 216 (8.79%) Apache
2 172 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
3 161 (6.55%) nginx
4 117 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 105 (4.27%) Tomcat
6 57 (2.32%) Confluence
7 35 (1.42%) IIS
8 34 (1.38%) CMS
9 30 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 28 (1.14%) JBoss
10 28 (1.14%) Jetty
11 26 (1.06%) Apache Solr
12 25 (1.02%) Apache Spark
13 23 (0.94%) WebSphere
14 19 (0.77%) CloudStack
15 18 (0.73%) WebLogic
16 17 (0.69%) Drupal
17 15 (0.61%) WordPress
18 10 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
18 10 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.041%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.041%) Avid Media Composer
3 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.33%) Revive Adserver
3 5 (0.20%) Magento
3 5 (0.20%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.12%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.041%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.041%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 722 (29.39%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 163 (6.63%) Amazon EC2
4 115 (4.68%) GitHub
5 106 (4.31%) SaaS
6 96 (3.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 85 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
8 67 (2.73%) Amazon S3
9 57 (2.32%) PaaS
10 46 (1.87%) IaaS
11 44 (1.79%) Heroku
12 33 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
12 33 (1.34%) AWS OpsWorks
13 25 (1.02%) Datadog
13 25 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 24 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
15 23 (0.94%) Slack
16 22 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
17 19 (0.77%) G Suite
18 18 (0.73%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 111 (4.52%) HTTP
2 103 (4.19%) Internet
3 84 (3.42%) DNS
4 81 (3.30%) TCP/IP
5 77 (3.13%) Firewall
6 66 (2.69%) LDAP
7 41 (1.67%) VPN
8 39 (1.59%) Network Security
9 38 (1.55%) BGP
9 38 (1.55%) OSPF
10 31 (1.26%) SNMP
10 31 (1.26%) VLAN
11 30 (1.22%) SMTP
12 26 (1.06%) Junos
13 25 (1.02%) SSH
14 22 (0.90%) SAN
15 21 (0.85%) HTTPS
16 20 (0.81%) IGMP
16 20 (0.81%) RIP
16 20 (0.81%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (14.08%) NoSQL
2 300 (12.21%) MySQL
3 279 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 226 (9.20%) PostgreSQL
5 164 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 162 (6.59%) Relational Database
7 152 (6.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 124 (5.05%) Big Data
9 92 (3.74%) Redis
10 69 (2.81%) Amazon RDS
11 67 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 64 (2.60%) Hadoop
13 62 (2.52%) Blockchain
14 33 (1.34%) RDBMS
15 31 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 26 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
17 21 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
18 20 (0.81%) Oracle Database
19 19 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
20 14 (0.57%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 653 (26.58%) Git (software)
2 607 (24.70%) Jenkins
3 302 (12.29%) Selenium
4 289 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 209 (8.51%) WebDriver
6 125 (5.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 121 (4.92%) JIRA
7 121 (4.92%) TeamCity
8 110 (4.48%) Subversion
9 96 (3.91%) Capybara
10 75 (3.05%) Maven
11 73 (2.97%) JUnit
12 72 (2.93%) Appium
12 72 (2.93%) RSpec
13 61 (2.48%) Hudson
14 58 (2.36%) WATIR
15 53 (2.16%) JMeter
16 51 (2.08%) Calabash
16 51 (2.08%) Vagrant
17 50 (2.04%) SoapUI
General
1 366 (14.90%) Finance
2 131 (5.33%) Banking
3 103 (4.19%) Retail
4 102 (4.15%) Marketing
5 91 (3.70%) Games
6 65 (2.65%) Advertising
7 62 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.22%) Electronics
10 23 (0.94%) Publishing
11 20 (0.81%) Music Industry
12 13 (0.53%) Legal
12 13 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.53%) Spanish Language
13 12 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.49%) Online Betting
14 9 (0.37%) Billing
15 8 (0.33%) Back Office
16 7 (0.28%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 986 (40.13%) Developer
2 480 (19.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 245 (9.97%) Ruby Developer
4 191 (7.77%) .NET Developer
5 186 (7.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 153 (6.23%) Senior Developer
7 140 (5.70%) Java Developer
8 129 (5.25%) AWS Engineer
9 121 (4.92%) Tester
10 117 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
11 109 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
12 106 (4.31%) AWS DevOps
13 98 (3.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 89 (3.62%) Architect
15 87 (3.54%) Analyst
16 85 (3.46%) Automation Tester
17 83 (3.38%) Software Engineer
18 80 (3.26%) Administrator
18 80 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
19 79 (3.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (19.90%) Ruby on Rails
2 475 (19.33%) Node.js
3 339 (13.80%) .NET
4 321 (13.06%) HTML
5 292 (11.88%) CSS
6 279 (11.36%) RESTful
7 235 (9.56%) AngularJS
8 230 (9.36%) ASP.NET
9 207 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 202 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 188 (7.65%) Web Services
12 183 (7.45%) React
13 179 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 155 (6.31%) WCF
15 131 (5.33%) .NET Framework
16 128 (5.21%) REST
17 118 (4.80%) LAMP
18 116 (4.72%) Entity Framework
19 111 (4.52%) Code First Entity Framework
20 100 (4.07%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 214 (8.71%) Computer Science
2 202 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
3 140 (5.70%) Fintech
4 102 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
5 93 (3.79%) User Experience
6 85 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
7 72 (2.93%) Mobile App
8 49 (1.99%) Data Centre
9 41 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
9 41 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 34 (1.38%) Algorithms
11 33 (1.34%) Social Media
12 31 (1.26%) Hedge funds
13 28 (1.14%) BBC
13 28 (1.14%) Digital Media
14 21 (0.85%) Clustering
15 20 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (0.81%) Management Information System
16 19 (0.77%) Derivative
16 19 (0.77%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 900 (36.63%) Linux
2 228 (9.28%) Windows
3 198 (8.06%) Unix
4 136 (5.54%) Apple iOS
5 131 (5.33%) Android
6 130 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 116 (4.72%) CentOS
8 110 (4.48%) Ubuntu
9 39 (1.59%) Debian
10 30 (1.22%) Windows Server
11 27 (1.10%) Solaris
12 24 (0.98%) VMS
13 16 (0.65%) Mac OS X
14 14 (0.57%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.33%) Windows 7
17 7 (0.28%) AIX
17 7 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
18 6 (0.24%) Kali Linux
19 4 (0.16%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1189 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 795 (32.36%) DevOps
3 653 (26.58%) TDD
4 562 (22.87%) BDD
5 445 (18.11%) Test Automation
6 428 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
7 340 (13.84%) Configuration Management
8 321 (13.06%) Software Engineering
9 301 (12.25%) Scrum
10 286 (11.64%) MVC
11 254 (10.34%) Open Source
12 230 (9.36%) E-Commerce
13 204 (8.30%) OO
14 200 (8.14%) Microservices
15 190 (7.73%) Continuous Delivery
16 185 (7.53%) Web Application Development
17 129 (5.25%) Mentoring
18 117 (4.76%) OOP
18 117 (4.76%) SDLC
19 113 (4.60%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1342 (54.62%) Python
2 987 (40.17%) Java
3 725 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 487 (19.82%) Bash Shell
5 460 (18.72%) C#
6 416 (16.93%) Perl
7 373 (15.18%) SQL
8 300 (12.21%) PHP
9 247 (10.05%) Scala
10 232 (9.44%) Go
11 178 (7.24%) C++
12 115 (4.68%) Elixir
13 103 (4.19%) C
14 89 (3.62%) PowerShell
15 76 (3.09%) Groovy
16 75 (3.05%) Shell Script
17 72 (2.93%) CoffeeScript
18 69 (2.81%) Clojure
19 49 (1.99%) Korn
20 39 (1.59%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 217 (8.83%) Degree
2 105 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 44 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 42 (1.71%) CISSP
6 35 (1.42%) ISEB
7 23 (0.94%) CREST Certified
7 23 (0.94%) SC Cleared
8 21 (0.85%) CISM
9 20 (0.81%) CISA
10 19 (0.77%) RHCE
11 17 (0.69%) GIAC
12 16 (0.65%) OSCP
12 16 (0.65%) RHCSA
13 15 (0.61%) CEH
14 12 (0.49%) OSCE
14 12 (0.49%) PMI Certification
14 12 (0.49%) PMP
15 11 (0.45%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.41%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (9.32%) QA
2 39 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.65%) GCP
5 12 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 9 (0.37%) COBIT
6 9 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.12%) DICOM
7 3 (0.12%) HL7
8 1 (0.041%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.041%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.041%) GPG13
8 1 (0.041%) MiFID
8 1 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.041%) SLA
8 1 (0.041%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.041%) WCAG
System Software
1 459 (18.68%) Docker
2 74 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
4 43 (1.75%) NFS
5 34 (1.38%) Varnish
6 32 (1.30%) Xen
7 29 (1.18%) iptables
8 27 (1.10%) KVM
9 20 (0.81%) Active Directory
9 20 (0.81%) etcd
9 20 (0.81%) flannel
9 20 (0.81%) vSphere
10 15 (0.61%) Snort
11 14 (0.57%) XenServer
12 13 (0.53%) HDFS
13 10 (0.41%) Ceph
13 10 (0.41%) Shibboleth
13 10 (0.41%) vCloud
14 8 (0.33%) LXC
14 8 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 575 (23.40%) Puppet
2 486 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
3 464 (18.88%) Ansible
4 184 (7.49%) Kubernetes
5 183 (7.45%) Terraform
6 130 (5.29%) Nagios
7 67 (2.73%) ZABBIX
8 61 (2.48%) logstash
9 59 (2.40%) Mesos
10 58 (2.36%) Salt
11 50 (2.04%) HAProxy
12 49 (1.99%) Kibana
13 44 (1.79%) Graphite
14 33 (1.34%) Consul
15 27 (1.10%) Packer
16 23 (0.94%) Cobbler
17 17 (0.69%) Cacti
17 17 (0.69%) CFEngine
18 16 (0.65%) Grafana
18 16 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 170 (6.92%) Google
2 152 (6.19%) Red Hat
3 100 (4.07%) VMware
4 96 (3.91%) Splunk
5 92 (3.74%) Microsoft
6 78 (3.17%) Oracle
7 66 (2.69%) Facebook
8 53 (2.16%) SaltStack
9 42 (1.71%) Atlassian
10 39 (1.59%) SAP
11 33 (1.34%) Apple
12 32 (1.30%) Sybase
13 30 (1.22%) New Relic
14 27 (1.10%) Sony
14 27 (1.10%) TIBCO
14 27 (1.10%) Yahoo!
15 23 (0.94%) HP
15 23 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
16 20 (0.81%) Juniper
16 20 (0.81%) Rackspace
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Finsbury Digital
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + healthcare + pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Finsbury Digital
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 to 95,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Bluewolf
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Source Coders
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Equity + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago