Ruby Jobs in Scotland

Ruby
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 152 169 186
Rank change year-on-year +17 +17 -68
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 85 56 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.84% 1.17% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 2.43% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 25
10th Percentile - - £38,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £59,526 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.20% +15.58% -9.65%
75th Percentile - £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile - £71,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £68,500 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.52% +11.54% +8.33%

All Programming Languages
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,467 2,306 2,617
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 53.41% 48.13% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,018 1,325 1,614
10th Percentile £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,148 £59,525 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.35% +13.38% +7.14%
75th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Scotland

Ruby
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Scotland

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Scotland

Ruby
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Glasgow -43 38 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Aberdeen - 21 £65,000 - 3
Edinburgh +45 19 £52,500 -11.80% 4
Aberdeenshire - 1 £52,500 -
Angus - 1 £65,000 -
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (23.53%) Camunda
Cloud Services
1 26 (30.59%) Serverless
2 5 (5.88%) AWS
3 3 (3.53%) Azure
4 2 (2.35%) IaaS
4 2 (2.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.18%) OCI
5 1 (1.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database
2 15 (17.65%) RDBMS
2 15 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) DynamoDB
3 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (31.76%) Git
2 21 (24.71%) Gradle
2 21 (24.71%) Jenkins
2 21 (24.71%) Maven
3 20 (23.53%) CircleCI
3 20 (23.53%) Travis CI
4 6 (7.06%) JDeveloper
General
1 45 (52.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 20 (23.53%) Law
2 20 (23.53%) Legal
3 11 (12.94%) Police
4 2 (2.35%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 61 (71.76%) Software Engineer
2 38 (44.71%) Senior
3 21 (24.71%) Ruby Engineer
4 20 (23.53%) Platform Engineer
5 19 (22.35%) Developer
5 19 (22.35%) Senior Developer
6 18 (21.18%) React Developer
6 18 (21.18%) Senior React Developer
6 18 (21.18%) Senior Software Developer
6 18 (21.18%) Software Developer
7 17 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Java Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Java Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 1 (1.18%) AWS Solution Architect
11 1 (1.18%) Junior Cloud Engineer
11 1 (1.18%) Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.71%) React
2 30 (35.29%) Spring
3 20 (23.53%) Spring Boot
4 15 (17.65%) Node.js
5 11 (12.94%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (11.76%) J2EE
7 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.35%) Java EE
7 2 (2.35%) JPA
7 2 (2.35%) RESTful
7 2 (2.35%) Web Services
7 2 (2.35%) XML
8 1 (1.18%) CSS
8 1 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.35%) Cloud Native
2 2 (2.35%) Life Science
3 1 (1.18%) Onboarding
3 1 (1.18%) Product Ownership
3 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (95.29%) Software Engineering
2 34 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 27 (31.76%) Computer Science
3 27 (31.76%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (29.41%) Actionable Insight
5 25 (29.41%) Clean Code
5 25 (29.41%) Code Quality
5 25 (29.41%) Containerisation
5 25 (29.41%) Design Patterns
5 25 (29.41%) Microservices
5 25 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 22 (25.88%) Agile
7 21 (24.71%) CI/CD
8 20 (23.53%) Decision-Making
8 20 (23.53%) Operational Stability
8 20 (23.53%) Risk Management
8 20 (23.53%) SDLC
8 20 (23.53%) Task Automation
8 20 (23.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.82%) Python
2 47 (55.29%) Java
3 17 (20.00%) Bash
4 16 (18.82%) Perl
5 15 (17.65%) Go
5 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 12 (14.12%) C#
7 3 (3.53%) SQL
8 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.18%) Groovy
9 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) OCA
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.35%) Ansible
2 2 (2.35%) Progress Chef
2 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) Terraform
3 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Pega
2 16 (18.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft