The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 66 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.23% 1.23% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 2.45% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £41,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.68%
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
364 408 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.79% 50.18% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 339 333 267
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) Java
3 17 (73.91%) C#
4 16 (69.57%) PHP
5 12 (52.17%) Scrum
6 11 (47.83%) Python
6 11 (47.83%) C++
7 10 (43.48%) Games
7 10 (43.48%) TDD
7 10 (43.48%) BDD
8 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
8 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
9 7 (30.43%) User Experience
9 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 6 (26.09%) OOP
10 6 (26.09%) TOWER Software
10 6 (26.09%) Selenium
10 6 (26.09%) DevOps
11 5 (21.74%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (21.74%) Node.js
11 5 (21.74%) REST
11 5 (21.74%) Big Data
11 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
11 5 (21.74%) SOAP
12 4 (17.39%) Hudson
12 4 (17.39%) JBehave
12 4 (17.39%) AnthillPro
12 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
12 4 (17.39%) Blog
12 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (4.35%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (21.74%) Big Data
1 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
2 6 (26.09%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) AnthillPro
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (17.39%) Hudson
3 4 (17.39%) JBehave
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
4 2 (8.70%) Ant
4 2 (8.70%) Gradle
4 2 (8.70%) Maven
4 2 (8.70%) RSpec
4 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.35%) Mocha
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (4.35%) PhantomJS
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (43.48%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Software Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) QA Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Mobile Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Software QA Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Node.js
1 5 (21.74%) REST
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) BDD
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) OOP
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) Kanban
8 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.35%) Release Management
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.35%) Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) C#
3 16 (69.57%) PHP
4 11 (47.83%) C++
4 11 (47.83%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) TOWER Software
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle