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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 6 months to 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > London
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 134 164 161
Rank change year-on-year +30 -3 -52
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2,133 760 864
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.01% 2.20% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 3.64% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 423 488 651
10th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £43,750
25th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £73,750 £71,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.47% +3.87% +9.23%
75th Percentile £97,290 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £96,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +4.17%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43,400 20,862 21,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 61.22% 60.33% 57.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19,023 15,652 18,314
10th Percentile £46,250 £44,314 £42,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in London

Ruby
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ruby in London.

Salary trend for Ruby in London

Ruby
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in London over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

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 6 months to 25 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -7 100 £77,500 +8.77% 42
South London -20 61 £72,500 -3.33% 2
West London -19 58 £65,000 +17.12% 7
East London -47 16 £74,000 +20.82% 9
North London - 9 - - 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 1,192 (55.88%) Python
2 1,072 (50.26%) AWS
3 1,037 (48.62%) Software Engineering
4 1,019 (47.77%) Agile
5 965 (45.24%) Ruby on Rails
6 964 (45.19%) JavaScript
7 786 (36.85%) CI/CD
8 784 (36.76%) Kubernetes
9 734 (34.41%) Docker
10 721 (33.80%) Java
11 691 (32.40%) DevOps
12 656 (30.75%) React
13 628 (29.44%) PostgreSQL
14 550 (25.79%) Mentoring
15 535 (25.08%) Terraform
16 513 (24.05%) Finance
17 499 (23.39%) TDD
18 492 (23.07%) Full Stack Development
19 467 (21.89%) Git (software)
20 466 (21.85%) SQL
21 446 (20.91%) Azure
22 423 (19.83%) Node.js
22 423 (19.83%) Test Automation
22 423 (19.83%) Social Skills
23 410 (19.22%) Go
24 404 (18.94%) TypeScript
25 401 (18.80%) GCP
26 400 (18.75%) Coaching
27 394 (18.47%) Microservices
28 390 (18.28%) Linux

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
1 171 (8.02%) Apache Spark
2 108 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
3 80 (3.75%) CMS
4 67 (3.14%) Confluence
5 51 (2.39%) Headless CMS
6 45 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 29 (1.36%) Apache
8 24 (1.13%) Drupal
9 19 (0.89%) Apache Airflow
10 17 (0.80%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.33%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.33%) nginx
11 7 (0.33%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.28%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.23%) Apache Pulsar
14 4 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.14%) IIS
15 3 (0.14%) SAS
16 2 (0.094%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.094%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (0.38%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.23%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 11 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.19%) Summit
3 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.094%) Shopify
5 1 (0.047%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.047%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,072 (50.26%) AWS
2 446 (20.91%) Azure
3 401 (18.80%) GCP
4 358 (16.78%) Serverless
5 250 (11.72%) AWS Lambda
6 227 (10.64%) SaaS
7 217 (10.17%) GitHub
8 205 (9.61%) Heroku
9 155 (7.27%) Amazon S3
10 154 (7.22%) OpenShift
11 126 (5.91%) Cloud Functions
12 121 (5.67%) Amazon ECS
13 109 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
14 96 (4.50%) PaaS
15 90 (4.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 87 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
17 75 (3.52%) Amazon EKS
18 71 (3.33%) Cloudflare
19 63 (2.95%) Amazon SQS
20 60 (2.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 178 (8.35%) Internet
2 48 (2.25%) HTTP
3 38 (1.78%) DNS
4 23 (1.08%) Firewall
5 13 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.56%) DSL
7 11 (0.52%) HTTPS
7 11 (0.52%) Network Security
8 10 (0.47%) SSL
9 8 (0.38%) Wireshark
10 7 (0.33%) DHCP
10 7 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (0.33%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.33%) SSH
10 7 (0.33%) tcpdump
11 6 (0.28%) VPN
12 5 (0.23%) DKIM
12 5 (0.23%) DMARC
13 4 (0.19%) PPP
14 3 (0.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 628 (29.44%) PostgreSQL
2 292 (13.69%) MySQL
3 278 (13.03%) NoSQL
4 223 (10.45%) Redis
5 210 (9.85%) MongoDB
6 159 (7.45%) SQL Server
7 136 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 132 (6.19%) Flink
9 130 (6.09%) Relational Database
10 84 (3.94%) BigQuery
11 57 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
12 54 (2.53%) Tableau
13 43 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
13 43 (2.02%) Power BI
14 29 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 26 (1.22%) Big Data
17 21 (0.98%) Metadata
17 21 (0.98%) RDBMS
18 18 (0.84%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 467 (21.89%) Git (software)
2 265 (12.42%) Jenkins
3 249 (11.67%) JIRA
4 189 (8.86%) CircleCI
5 149 (6.99%) Subversion
6 129 (6.05%) Gradle
7 127 (5.95%) Maven
8 126 (5.91%) Ant
8 126 (5.91%) GitLab
9 113 (5.30%) RSpec
10 105 (4.92%) Cucumber
11 94 (4.41%) Cypress.io
12 73 (3.42%) Selenium
13 60 (2.81%) Spinnaker
14 57 (2.67%) webpack
15 45 (2.11%) Storybook
16 34 (1.59%) Appium
17 32 (1.50%) Capybara
18 30 (1.41%) JMeter
19 29 (1.36%) TeamCity
General
1 513 (24.05%) Finance
2 423 (19.83%) Social Skills
3 204 (9.56%) Retail
4 159 (7.45%) Games
5 156 (7.31%) Marketing
6 142 (6.66%) Manufacturing
7 110 (5.16%) Public Sector
8 83 (3.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 71 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
10 61 (2.86%) Telecoms
11 56 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
12 55 (2.58%) Banking
13 47 (2.20%) Automotive
14 44 (2.06%) Publishing
15 42 (1.97%) Music Industry
16 41 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
17 38 (1.78%) Legal
18 37 (1.73%) Organisational Skills
19 27 (1.27%) Aerospace
20 25 (1.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 760 (35.63%) Software Engineer
2 382 (17.91%) Developer
3 279 (13.08%) Senior Software Engineer
4 248 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 129 (6.05%) Java Engineer
6 126 (5.91%) Senior Java Engineer
7 121 (5.67%) Senior Developer
8 94 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
9 89 (4.17%) Ruby Developer
9 89 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
9 89 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 73 (3.42%) Ruby Engineer
11 67 (3.14%) Lead Software Engineer
12 49 (2.30%) Software Developer
13 48 (2.25%) Cloud Engineer
14 47 (2.20%) Data Engineer
15 44 (2.06%) Technical Leader
16 41 (1.92%) Product Engineer
17 36 (1.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 35 (1.64%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 965 (45.24%) Ruby on Rails
2 656 (30.75%) React
3 423 (19.83%) Node.js
4 372 (17.44%) CSS
5 314 (14.72%) HTML
6 249 (11.67%) .NET
7 221 (10.36%) RESTful
7 221 (10.36%) Vue.js
8 211 (9.89%) Kafka
9 159 (7.45%) Sass
10 140 (6.56%) AngularJS
11 138 (6.47%) ASP.NET
12 126 (5.91%) JDBC
13 121 (5.67%) GraphQL
14 115 (5.39%) React Native
15 107 (5.02%) REST
16 95 (4.45%) JSON
17 79 (3.70%) Django
18 75 (3.52%) Jest
19 74 (3.47%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 264 (12.38%) User Experience
2 252 (11.81%) Algorithms
3 186 (8.72%) Data Structures
4 149 (6.99%) Linux Command Line
5 126 (5.91%) Life Science
5 126 (5.91%) Mobile App
6 98 (4.59%) Cloud Native
7 76 (3.56%) Virtual Team
8 68 (3.19%) Blog
9 43 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
10 42 (1.97%) Legacy Systems
11 34 (1.59%) Digital Media
12 32 (1.50%) Data Centre
13 30 (1.41%) NHS
13 30 (1.41%) Social Network
14 26 (1.22%) Public Cloud
15 24 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
15 24 (1.13%) Wiki
16 23 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
17 22 (1.03%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 390 (18.28%) Linux
2 243 (11.39%) Unix
3 123 (5.77%) Windows
4 112 (5.25%) Android
5 97 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 35 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 20 (0.94%) tvOS
8 15 (0.70%) CentOS
9 14 (0.66%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.33%) Alpine Linux
11 7 (0.33%) VMS
12 6 (0.28%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.19%) Solaris
14 3 (0.14%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.094%) Debian
15 2 (0.094%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.094%) SUSE
15 2 (0.094%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,037 (48.62%) Software Engineering
2 1,019 (47.77%) Agile
3 786 (36.85%) CI/CD
4 691 (32.40%) DevOps
5 550 (25.79%) Mentoring
6 499 (23.39%) TDD
7 492 (23.07%) Full Stack Development
8 423 (19.83%) Test Automation
9 400 (18.75%) Coaching
10 394 (18.47%) Microservices
11 331 (15.52%) Scrum
12 285 (13.36%) Pair Programming
13 275 (12.89%) Infrastructure as Code
14 268 (12.56%) BDD
15 239 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
16 219 (10.27%) OOP
17 205 (9.61%) Fintech
18 203 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
19 190 (8.91%) Clean Code
20 176 (8.25%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1,192 (55.88%) Python
2 964 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 721 (33.80%) Java
4 466 (21.85%) SQL
5 410 (19.22%) Go
6 404 (18.94%) TypeScript
7 258 (12.10%) PHP
8 205 (9.61%) Perl
9 201 (9.42%) PowerShell
10 196 (9.19%) Bash
11 188 (8.81%) Shell Script
12 179 (8.39%) C#
13 151 (7.08%) Scala
14 142 (6.66%) Elixir
15 116 (5.44%) Kotlin
16 105 (4.92%) C++
17 78 (3.66%) Clojure
18 70 (3.28%) ES6
19 60 (2.81%) Elm
20 53 (2.48%) C
Qualifications
1 137 (6.42%) Degree
2 114 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 40 (1.88%) Master's Degree
5 29 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.28%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.14%) CCNA
9 3 (0.14%) CEH
9 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.14%) CISSP
9 3 (0.14%) GWAPT
9 3 (0.14%) GXPN
9 3 (0.14%) MCSE
9 3 (0.14%) OSCP
9 3 (0.14%) RHCE
10 2 (0.094%) PhD
11 1 (0.047%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (5.72%) QA
2 81 (3.80%) Accessibility
3 9 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.23%) GDPR
4 5 (0.23%) NIST
5 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.094%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.094%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.047%) NCSC
System Software
1 734 (34.41%) Docker
2 15 (0.70%) LXC
3 14 (0.66%) zsh
4 10 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.094%) NFS
6 2 (0.094%) Squid
6 2 (0.094%) vSphere
7 1 (0.047%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.047%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 784 (36.76%) Kubernetes
2 535 (25.08%) Terraform
3 226 (10.60%) Ansible
4 164 (7.69%) Puppet
5 119 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
6 90 (4.22%) Prometheus
7 56 (2.63%) Grafana
8 31 (1.45%) Graphite
9 28 (1.31%) Packer
10 24 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
11 23 (1.08%) Mesos
12 20 (0.94%) Graylog
13 16 (0.75%) Salt
14 15 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
15 13 (0.61%) Istio
16 12 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
16 12 (0.56%) StatsD
17 11 (0.52%) Consul
18 8 (0.38%) Kibana
19 7 (0.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 363 (17.02%) Google
2 161 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 68 (3.19%) Splunk
4 61 (2.86%) Spotify
5 48 (2.25%) Apple
6 43 (2.02%) SaltStack
7 41 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 37 (1.73%) AppDynamics
9 34 (1.59%) BT
10 28 (1.31%) Adobe
11 26 (1.22%) New Relic
11 26 (1.22%) SAP
12 25 (1.17%) Dell
13 24 (1.13%) Autodesk
13 24 (1.13%) IFS
13 24 (1.13%) Oracle
14 22 (1.03%) IBM
14 22 (1.03%) VMware
15 21 (0.98%) GoCardless
16 20 (0.94%) Samsung