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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 69 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.40% 1.02% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 2.50% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £37,500 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,600 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
373 280 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.58% 40.82% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 300 247 236
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 18 (78.26%) Python
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) C#
4 12 (52.17%) C++
5 11 (47.83%) PHP
6 10 (43.48%) Perl
6 10 (43.48%) Java
6 10 (43.48%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) OO
7 8 (34.78%) CSS
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 8 (34.78%) TDD
7 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
7 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
8 7 (30.43%) Subversion
8 7 (30.43%) Scrum
8 7 (30.43%) MySQL
9 6 (26.09%) OOP
9 6 (26.09%) Windows
9 6 (26.09%) TOWER Software
9 6 (26.09%) BDD
10 5 (21.74%) Big Data
10 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 5 (21.74%) QA
11 4 (17.39%) Web 2.0
11 4 (17.39%) Web Development
11 4 (17.39%) Ajax
11 4 (17.39%) MVC
11 4 (17.39%) Electronics

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 4 (17.39%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) GitHub
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) RFID
2 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
2 7 (30.43%) MySQL
3 5 (21.74%) Big Data
4 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
4 4 (17.39%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.04%) Hudson
4 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (17.39%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Development Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Software Manager
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) CSS
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Ajax
2 4 (17.39%) SOAP
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) REST
2 4 (17.39%) CSS3
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP
4 1 (4.35%) Laravel
4 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Mac OS
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
2 8 (34.78%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) OOP
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
5 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
5 4 (17.39%) People Management
5 4 (17.39%) API Development
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
7 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Python
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) C++
4 11 (47.83%) PHP
5 10 (43.48%) Java
5 10 (43.48%) Perl
6 4 (17.39%) Embedded C
6 4 (17.39%) Embedded C++
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 4 (17.39%) Go
6 4 (17.39%) C
7 3 (13.04%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) TOWER Software
2 4 (17.39%) Facebook
2 4 (17.39%) Twitter
3 3 (13.04%) Google
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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