The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 133 139 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -38
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 52 28 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.37% 0.97% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 1.88% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 60
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £41,000 £35,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1637 1493 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 43.23% 51.95% 58.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1261 1400
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Ruby
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Leeds

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 84 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (67.59%) Python
3 69 (63.89%) Linux
4 65 (60.19%) PHP
5 57 (52.78%) DevOps
6 53 (49.07%) Scrum
7 51 (47.22%) Java
8 49 (45.37%) JavaScript
9 44 (40.74%) LAMP
10 43 (39.81%) Bash Shell
11 39 (36.11%) Puppet
12 36 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
13 35 (32.41%) MySQL
14 34 (31.48%) Apache
15 33 (30.56%) Open Source
15 33 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (27.78%) C++
17 28 (25.93%) Web Services
17 28 (25.93%) Degree
18 26 (24.07%) C#
19 25 (23.15%) SQL
19 25 (23.15%) Perl
20 23 (21.30%) Tomcat
21 22 (20.37%) Git (software)
21 22 (20.37%) Node.js
21 22 (20.37%) Jenkins
22 21 (19.44%) UNIX
22 21 (19.44%) Solaris
22 21 (19.44%) Clustering
23 19 (17.59%) Content Management

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (31.48%) Apache
2 23 (21.30%) Tomcat
3 22 (20.37%) Node.js
4 19 (17.59%) WebLogic
4 19 (17.59%) WebSphere
5 16 (14.81%) WebLogic Portal
6 13 (12.04%) nginx
7 3 (2.78%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.78%) WordPress
7 3 (2.78%) JBoss
7 3 (2.78%) CICS
8 1 (0.93%) IIS
8 1 (0.93%) Drupal
8 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.78%) GitHub
3 2 (1.85%) Route 53
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.59%) Internet
2 17 (15.74%) HTTP
3 16 (14.81%) AMQP
4 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.85%) DNS
5 1 (0.93%) SSL
5 1 (0.93%) DHCP
5 1 (0.93%) SSH
5 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.41%) MySQL
2 19 (17.59%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.41%) Redis
5 3 (2.78%) Riak
5 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) SimpleDB
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (20.37%) Git (software)
1 22 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 14 (12.96%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.19%) CruiseControl
4 10 (9.26%) Selenium
4 10 (9.26%) Behat
5 6 (5.56%) Grunt
5 6 (5.56%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.56%) Hudson
6 3 (2.78%) Ant
6 3 (2.78%) JUnit
6 3 (2.78%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.78%) Maven
7 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 11 (10.19%) Games
2 5 (4.63%) Advertising
3 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Finance
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (35.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (29.63%) Developer
3 17 (15.74%) Architect
4 16 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (12.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 12 (11.11%) Senior Architect
7 10 (9.26%) Test Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) DevOps Specialist
10 6 (5.56%) Senior Technician
10 6 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Principal Engineer
12 4 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
12 4 (3.70%) Agile Coach
12 4 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (40.74%) LAMP
2 28 (25.93%) Web Services
3 19 (17.59%) XML
3 19 (17.59%) ActiveMQ
3 19 (17.59%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (14.81%) .NET
4 16 (14.81%) J2EE
5 9 (8.33%) CSS
5 9 (8.33%) HTML
6 8 (7.41%) REST
7 6 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (3.70%) jQuery
9 3 (2.78%) JPA
9 3 (2.78%) HTML5
9 3 (2.78%) Memcached
9 3 (2.78%) Grails
9 3 (2.78%) UIKit
9 3 (2.78%) Java EE
9 3 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.56%) Open Source
2 21 (19.44%) Clustering
3 16 (14.81%) Symmetrix
3 16 (14.81%) RIA
4 7 (6.48%) User Experience
5 6 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.78%) W3C
6 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 69 (63.89%) Linux
2 21 (19.44%) UNIX
2 21 (19.44%) Solaris
3 3 (2.78%) zOS
3 3 (2.78%) Android
3 3 (2.78%) CentOS
3 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (52.78%) DevOps
3 53 (49.07%) Scrum
4 33 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (17.59%) Content Management
6 18 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 17 (15.74%) TDD
7 17 (15.74%) Configuration Management
8 16 (14.81%) Project Management
8 16 (14.81%) UML
8 16 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (14.81%) Network Load Balancing
8 16 (14.81%) Load Testing
8 16 (14.81%) High Availability
8 16 (14.81%) Test Planning
9 14 (12.96%) DSDM
10 9 (8.33%) Kanban
10 9 (8.33%) Automation Testing
10 9 (8.33%) Test Management
11 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 73 (67.59%) Python
2 65 (60.19%) PHP
3 51 (47.22%) Java
4 49 (45.37%) JavaScript
5 43 (39.81%) Bash Shell
6 30 (27.78%) C++
7 26 (24.07%) C#
8 25 (23.15%) Perl
8 25 (23.15%) SQL
9 12 (11.11%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.63%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.70%) Scala
12 3 (2.78%) Groovy
12 3 (2.78%) COBOL
13 2 (1.85%) PowerHouse
13 2 (1.85%) PHP5
13 2 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (25.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Varnish
2 3 (2.78%) Xen
2 3 (2.78%) XenServer
2 3 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (36.11%) Puppet
2 36 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (13.89%) Cobbler
4 13 (12.04%) Tivoli
5 6 (5.56%) Capistrano
5 6 (5.56%) Opsview
6 3 (2.78%) Nagios
6 3 (2.78%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.85%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.93%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Cisco
1 16 (14.81%) EMC
1 16 (14.81%) F5
2 12 (11.11%) Oracle
3 10 (9.26%) VMware
4 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.78%) Remedy
5 3 (2.78%) Riverbed
5 3 (2.78%) Tealeaf
5 3 (2.78%) Splunk
6 2 (1.85%) Zend
7 1 (0.93%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.93%) Percona
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