Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Ruby Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 219 211
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 10 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.19% 0.090% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.094% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +25.00% -36.00%
10th Percentile £36,800 £46,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,000 £45,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,127 5,325 5,049
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.81% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,369 3,404 3,069
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Ruby Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Ruby Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby Developer in Scotland

Ruby Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Ruby Developer in Scotland

Ruby Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby Developer in Scotland

Ruby Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 6 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Glasgow -1 2 £34,000 - 3
Ruby Developer
UK

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, Ruby Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region featuring Ruby Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (70.00%) SaaS
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (10.00%) nginx
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (10.00%) RSpec
5 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (10.00%) Redis
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (10.00%) Fintech
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) RSpec
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter