Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 18 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.46% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
West Lothian median annual salary £52,500 - -
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +8.57%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 130 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 63.41% 72.53% 66.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 54
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,650 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £53,375 £45,000 £51,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in West Lothian

Ruby
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Ruby in West Lothian

Ruby
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 18 March 2019. 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
Livingston - 2 £52,500 -
Ruby
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Kafka
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Kibana
1 3 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Chatbot
2 2 (66.67%) Conversational UI
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Chatbot
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Conversational UI
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Elixir
2 1 (33.33%) Go
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Kibana
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) F5