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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 106 133 114
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 74 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.21% 1.33% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% 2.70% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 65 38 49
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1649 1592 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.33% 49.06% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1292 1460
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 December 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 92 (76.67%) Python
2 86 (71.67%) Linux
3 78 (65.00%) DevOps
4 74 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (57.50%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (53.33%) Bash Shell
7 60 (50.00%) Puppet
8 53 (44.17%) PHP
9 44 (36.67%) UNIX
10 41 (34.17%) JavaScript
11 40 (33.33%) Scrum
11 40 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (31.67%) Java
13 37 (30.83%) SQL
13 37 (30.83%) Configuration Management
14 30 (25.00%) Apache
14 30 (25.00%) Degree
15 29 (24.17%) LAMP
15 29 (24.17%) Git (software)
15 29 (24.17%) Cobbler
16 25 (20.83%) Open Source
17 24 (20.00%) Tivoli
17 24 (20.00%) Jenkins
18 23 (19.17%) C#
18 23 (19.17%) C++
18 23 (19.17%) MySQL
18 23 (19.17%) Node.js
19 22 (18.33%) Tomcat
19 22 (18.33%) VMware
20 21 (17.50%) Oracle

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (25.00%) Apache
2 23 (19.17%) Node.js
3 22 (18.33%) Tomcat
4 11 (9.17%) nginx
5 6 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (2.50%) JBoss
7 2 (1.67%) Drupal
8 1 (0.83%) WordPress
8 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.83%) CMS
8 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.83%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.83%) PaaS
3 5 (4.17%) GitHub
4 4 (3.33%) Heroku
4 4 (3.33%) Route 53
4 4 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.67%) Internet
2 16 (13.33%) DNS
3 4 (3.33%) HTTP
3 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.50%) SAN
4 3 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.50%) AMQP
5 1 (0.83%) DHCP
5 1 (0.83%) SSH
5 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) MySQL
2 19 (15.83%) NoSQL
3 15 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 14 (11.67%) Redis
5 5 (4.17%) Couchbase
5 5 (4.17%) SimpleDB
6 4 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.50%) Riak
7 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (24.17%) Git (software)
2 24 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.83%) Hudson
3 13 (10.83%) TeamCity
4 7 (5.83%) CruiseControl
5 5 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.50%) Maven
6 3 (2.50%) Ant
7 2 (1.67%) Grunt
7 2 (1.67%) Subversion
8 1 (0.83%) JMeter
8 1 (0.83%) WATIR
8 1 (0.83%) Selenium
8 1 (0.83%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.83%) Behat
8 1 (0.83%) WatiN
8 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (10.00%) Games
2 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (1.67%) Finance
5 1 (0.83%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (40.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (21.67%) Developer
3 19 (15.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.67%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) Platform Engineer
6 7 (5.83%) Senior Technician
6 7 (5.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.83%) DevOps Specialist
7 6 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Architect
8 5 (4.17%) Android Developer
8 5 (4.17%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Agile Coach
9 4 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 3 (2.50%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.17%) LAMP
2 19 (15.83%) Web Services
3 15 (12.50%) .NET
4 12 (10.00%) CSS
4 12 (10.00%) REST
5 9 (7.50%) HTML
6 6 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (5.00%) jQuery
7 5 (4.17%) UIKit
8 3 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.50%) Memcached
8 3 (2.50%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.50%) JPA
8 3 (2.50%) JDBC
8 3 (2.50%) J2EE
8 3 (2.50%) XML
8 3 (2.50%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.83%) Open Source
2 11 (9.17%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.50%) Client/Server
5 8 (6.67%) Clustering
6 4 (3.33%) User Experience
7 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.50%) RIA
7 3 (2.50%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (71.67%) Linux
2 44 (36.67%) UNIX
3 16 (13.33%) Windows
4 13 (10.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.17%) Android
5 5 (4.17%) Solaris
6 3 (2.50%) CentOS
7 2 (1.67%) Debian
7 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (65.00%) DevOps
2 74 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (33.33%) Scrum
3 40 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (30.83%) Configuration Management
5 21 (17.50%) DSDM
6 17 (14.17%) TDD
7 15 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 11 (9.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 9 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.67%) RUP
12 7 (5.83%) Kanban
13 6 (5.00%) Content Management
13 6 (5.00%) Load Balancing
14 5 (4.17%) Multithreading
14 5 (4.17%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (76.67%) Python
2 64 (53.33%) Bash Shell
3 53 (44.17%) PHP
4 41 (34.17%) JavaScript
5 38 (31.67%) Java
6 37 (30.83%) SQL
7 23 (19.17%) C#
7 23 (19.17%) C++
8 15 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 10 (8.33%) Perl
10 5 (4.17%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.67%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.33%) vSphere
2 10 (8.33%) Firmware
3 6 (5.00%) Xen
3 6 (5.00%) XenServer
4 2 (1.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 69 (57.50%) Opscode Chef
2 60 (50.00%) Puppet
3 29 (24.17%) Cobbler
4 24 (20.00%) Tivoli
5 6 (5.00%) Opsview
6 5 (4.17%) Salt
7 4 (3.33%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.50%) Hyperic
8 3 (2.50%) Graphite
8 3 (2.50%) Nagios
9 2 (1.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 22 (18.33%) VMware
2 21 (17.50%) Oracle
3 16 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.00%) Cisco
5 3 (2.50%) Remedy
5 3 (2.50%) EMC
5 3 (2.50%) Riverbed
5 3 (2.50%) F5
5 3 (2.50%) Tealeaf
5 3 (2.50%) Splunk
5 3 (2.50%) Percona
6 1 (0.83%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.83%) Empirix
6 1 (0.83%) Nokia
6 1 (0.83%) Sony
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Compuware
6 1 (0.83%) HP
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