The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 55 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.28% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 0.83% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -20.95%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
Ruby
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
315 240 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.95% 41.10% 58.78%
Number of salaries quoted 267 202 317
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Ruby
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Cardiff

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 15 (71.43%) C++
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) C#
4 11 (52.38%) PHP
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) Perl
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
5 8 (38.10%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) OOP
6 7 (33.33%) OO
6 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (33.33%) TOWER Software
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) BDD
7 6 (28.57%) QA
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
9 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) Build Automation
9 4 (19.05%) GitHub
9 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
9 4 (19.05%) People Management
9 4 (19.05%) Ajax
9 4 (19.05%) Google
9 4 (19.05%) Web 2.0

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Node.js
1 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) GitHub
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) RFID
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) VPLS
2 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Mocha
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) PhantomJS
General
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Development Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Software Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) Ajax
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (14.29%) CSS3
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Web 2.0
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
4 3 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) OOP
3 7 (33.33%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) People Management
4 4 (19.05%) Build Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C++
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) C#
4 11 (52.38%) PHP
5 8 (38.10%) Perl
5 8 (38.10%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded C
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded C++
7 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (14.29%) Golang
8 1 (4.76%) Erlang
8 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Firmware
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) XenServer
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 4 (19.05%) Google
3 3 (14.29%) Facebook
3 3 (14.29%) Twitter
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago