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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 72 132 130
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 117 53 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.28% 1.41% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.36% 3.28% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 98 47 22
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,400 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
1841 1614 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.68% 42.80% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1235 1067
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 131 (60.37%) Linux
2 118 (54.38%) Python
3 112 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (43.32%) PHP
4 94 (43.32%) JavaScript
5 91 (41.94%) Opscode Chef
6 85 (39.17%) Puppet
7 81 (37.33%) DevOps
8 74 (34.10%) TDD
9 70 (32.26%) Java
10 66 (30.41%) HTML
10 66 (30.41%) CSS
11 61 (28.11%) Node.js
12 59 (27.19%) Bash Shell
13 57 (26.27%) Open Source
14 50 (23.04%) Configuration Management
15 49 (22.58%) C++
16 48 (22.12%) PostgreSQL
17 47 (21.66%) MySQL
17 47 (21.66%) Ruby on Rails
18 46 (21.20%) Salt
19 45 (20.74%) MongoDB
20 44 (20.28%) BDD
20 44 (20.28%) Redis
20 44 (20.28%) Scrum
21 43 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
22 40 (18.43%) Software Engineering
23 39 (17.97%) Perl
24 38 (17.51%) Oracle
25 37 (17.05%) UNIX

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 61 (28.11%) Node.js
2 24 (11.06%) Apache
3 6 (2.76%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.84%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.84%) CMS
4 4 (1.84%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.92%) WordPress
5 2 (0.92%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) Drupal
6 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.06%) Heroku
2 22 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (8.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.76%) IaaS
6 4 (1.84%) Sumo Logic
7 3 (1.38%) SaaS
8 1 (0.46%) GitHub
8 1 (0.46%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.29%) Internet
2 14 (6.45%) VoIP
3 7 (3.23%) DNS
4 6 (2.76%) Broadband
5 4 (1.84%) HTTP
6 2 (0.92%) SNMP
7 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.12%) PostgreSQL
2 47 (21.66%) MySQL
3 45 (20.74%) MongoDB
4 44 (20.28%) Redis
5 23 (10.60%) NoSQL
6 20 (9.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (7.37%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.23%) Informix
8 7 (3.23%) HBase
9 6 (2.76%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.84%) Riak
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server
12 2 (0.92%) SimpleDB
12 2 (0.92%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.44%) Jenkins
3 20 (9.22%) Maven
4 17 (7.83%) Cucumber
5 14 (6.45%) Selenium
6 11 (5.07%) Behat
7 8 (3.69%) Grunt
8 5 (2.30%) RSpec
9 4 (1.84%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.84%) Xcode
9 4 (1.84%) Subversion
10 2 (0.92%) JIRA
10 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.92%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.92%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.92%) JMeter
10 2 (0.92%) Hudson
10 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.92%) Bower
10 2 (0.92%) Mocha
General
1 10 (4.61%) Games
2 7 (3.23%) Retail
2 7 (3.23%) Finance
3 4 (1.84%) Marketing
4 1 (0.46%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 102 (47.00%) Developer
2 52 (23.96%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (15.21%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 23 (10.60%) Ruby Developer
5 18 (8.29%) Senior Developer
6 16 (7.37%) Software Developer
7 9 (4.15%) Software Engineer
8 8 (3.69%) Applications Developer
8 8 (3.69%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
9 7 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (2.76%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (2.76%) Test Leader
10 6 (2.76%) Test Engineer
11 5 (2.30%) Junior
11 5 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.30%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (2.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 4 (1.84%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 4 (1.84%) Mobile Developer
12 4 (1.84%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (30.41%) HTML
1 66 (30.41%) CSS
2 47 (21.66%) Ruby on Rails
3 30 (13.82%) jQuery
4 25 (11.52%) .NET
5 20 (9.22%) LAMP
6 19 (8.76%) Memcached
7 17 (7.83%) HTML5
7 17 (7.83%) AngularJS
8 11 (5.07%) Backbone.js
8 11 (5.07%) Web Services
9 10 (4.61%) JSON
10 8 (3.69%) XML
10 8 (3.69%) Ember.js
10 8 (3.69%) CSS3
11 5 (2.30%) Ajax
11 5 (2.30%) RESTful
12 4 (1.84%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.84%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (1.84%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.52%) RIA
2 9 (4.15%) Mobile App
2 9 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.23%) User Experience
3 7 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 7 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.84%) Replication
5 2 (0.92%) PKI
5 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.92%) BBC
5 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.92%) Online Games
6 1 (0.46%) Social Media
6 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 131 (60.37%) Linux
2 37 (17.05%) UNIX
3 23 (10.60%) Windows
4 22 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (8.29%) CoreOS
6 11 (5.07%) CentOS
7 7 (3.23%) Android
7 7 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.38%) Debian
9 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.46%) Solaris
10 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (37.33%) DevOps
3 74 (34.10%) TDD
4 57 (26.27%) Open Source
5 50 (23.04%) Configuration Management
6 44 (20.28%) Scrum
6 44 (20.28%) BDD
7 43 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (18.43%) Software Engineering
9 32 (14.75%) OO
10 25 (11.52%) Software Delivery
11 22 (10.14%) Unit Testing
12 17 (7.83%) Pair Programming
13 16 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (6.91%) Kanban
15 14 (6.45%) SDLC
16 12 (5.53%) Test Management
16 12 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (5.53%) RUP
17 11 (5.07%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 118 (54.38%) Python
2 94 (43.32%) JavaScript
2 94 (43.32%) PHP
3 70 (32.26%) Java
4 59 (27.19%) Bash Shell
5 49 (22.58%) C++
6 39 (17.97%) Perl
7 29 (13.36%) Shell Script
7 29 (13.36%) C#
7 29 (13.36%) SQL
8 20 (9.22%) Scala
8 20 (9.22%) Go
9 16 (7.37%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.23%) C
11 5 (2.30%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.84%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.46%) VBScript
13 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (6.91%) Degree
2 6 (2.76%) CCNP
2 6 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (1.84%) ISEB
4 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 27 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.29%) Docker
3 6 (2.76%) HDFS
4 4 (1.84%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.38%) vSphere
6 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 91 (41.94%) Opscode Chef
2 85 (39.17%) Puppet
3 46 (21.20%) Salt
4 26 (11.98%) Cobbler
5 21 (9.68%) Vagrant
6 20 (9.22%) Ansible
7 19 (8.76%) Nagios
8 14 (6.45%) Tivoli
9 13 (5.99%) Rundeck
10 9 (4.15%) Graphite
11 4 (1.84%) Kubernetes
11 4 (1.84%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.92%) Opsview
13 1 (0.46%) Cacti
13 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
13 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (17.51%) Oracle
2 32 (14.75%) VMware
3 22 (10.14%) Google
4 21 (9.68%) Splunk
5 20 (9.22%) SaltStack
6 17 (7.83%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.07%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (1.84%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.84%) New Relic
8 4 (1.84%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.92%) HP
10 1 (0.46%) Veritas
10 1 (0.46%) Cisco
10 1 (0.46%) Zend
10 1 (0.46%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.46%) Tealeaf
10 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.46%) Sony
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