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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 67 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 6 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 2.47% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 4.79% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 10
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
335 438 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.60% 51.47% 50.65%
Number of salaries quoted 312 377 280
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
4 11 (68.75%) C++
4 11 (68.75%) PHP
4 11 (68.75%) Python
4 11 (68.75%) Games
5 9 (56.25%) User Experience
6 8 (50.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Selenium
7 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (18.75%) Node.js
8 3 (18.75%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) Big Data
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) TOWER Software
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) OOP
8 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 3 (18.75%) JBehave
9 2 (12.50%) Open Source
10 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
10 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
10 1 (6.25%) SDET
10 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce

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 (6.25%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) JBehave
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (68.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) Software Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Node.js
1 3 (18.75%) REST
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) C++
3 11 (68.75%) PHP
3 11 (68.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) TOWER Software
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