The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 124 119 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 55 26 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.50% 1.01% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.34% 1.92% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 19 41
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1648 1353 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.86% 52.42% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1063 1200
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £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
West Yorkshire

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 31 July 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 71 (68.27%) PHP
2 57 (54.81%) Python
3 56 (53.85%) Scrum
4 53 (50.96%) Linux
5 52 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 46 (44.23%) Open Source
7 45 (43.27%) Java
8 44 (42.31%) MySQL
9 43 (41.35%) Perl
10 42 (40.38%) LAMP
11 41 (39.42%) DevOps
12 37 (35.58%) Puppet
13 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (30.77%) Apache
15 30 (28.85%) Tomcat
16 28 (26.92%) Web Services
16 28 (26.92%) Git (software)
17 26 (25.00%) TDD
18 25 (24.04%) Content Management
19 24 (23.08%) Degree
20 23 (22.12%) C++
20 23 (22.12%) WebLogic
21 22 (21.15%) XML
21 22 (21.15%) Solaris
21 22 (21.15%) Internet
21 22 (21.15%) ActiveMQ
21 22 (21.15%) WebSphere
21 22 (21.15%) RabbitMQ
22 21 (20.19%) QA
22 21 (20.19%) Bash Shell

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (30.77%) Apache
2 30 (28.85%) Tomcat
3 23 (22.12%) WebLogic
4 22 (21.15%) WebSphere
5 19 (18.27%) WebLogic Portal
6 13 (12.50%) Node.js
7 7 (6.73%) WordPress
8 5 (4.81%) nginx
9 3 (2.88%) GlassFish
9 3 (2.88%) CMS
9 3 (2.88%) CICS
10 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.96%) Drupal
11 1 (0.96%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.88%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.15%) Internet
2 21 (20.19%) HTTP
3 19 (18.27%) AMQP
4 3 (2.88%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.88%) tcpdump
4 3 (2.88%) Firewall
4 3 (2.88%) SSH
4 3 (2.88%) SSL
4 3 (2.88%) DHCP
4 3 (2.88%) VPN
4 3 (2.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.96%) NAS
5 1 (0.96%) SAN
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (42.31%) MySQL
2 16 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.69%) Redis
4 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.81%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.88%) Riak
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.92%) HBase
8 1 (0.96%) Big Data
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.54%) Selenium
3 11 (10.58%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.58%) Behat
4 9 (8.65%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.81%) Grunt
5 5 (4.81%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.85%) Ant
6 4 (3.85%) Maven
7 3 (2.88%) Subversion
7 3 (2.88%) JUnit
8 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (10.58%) Games
2 4 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Finance
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (52.88%) Developer
2 20 (19.23%) Architect
3 19 (18.27%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (17.31%) Senior Developer
5 17 (16.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior Architect
7 15 (14.42%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 12 (11.54%) Test Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Technician
10 5 (4.81%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Technical Developer
11 4 (3.85%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Ruby Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 3 (2.88%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (40.38%) LAMP
2 28 (26.92%) Web Services
3 22 (21.15%) XML
3 22 (21.15%) ActiveMQ
3 22 (21.15%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (20.19%) J2EE
5 15 (14.42%) CSS
6 14 (13.46%) .NET
7 13 (12.50%) HTML
8 10 (9.62%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (7.69%) Hibernate
10 6 (5.77%) jQuery
10 6 (5.77%) CSS3
11 4 (3.85%) JDBC
11 4 (3.85%) Spring
11 4 (3.85%) HTML5
11 4 (3.85%) JPA
11 4 (3.85%) Grails
12 3 (2.88%) Java EE
12 3 (2.88%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 46 (44.23%) Open Source
2 19 (18.27%) Symmetrix
2 19 (18.27%) Clustering
2 19 (18.27%) RIA
3 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.88%) W3C
5 3 (2.88%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.92%) NHS
6 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.96%) Linux
2 22 (21.15%) Solaris
3 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.81%) UNIX
5 3 (2.88%) CentOS
5 3 (2.88%) zOS
5 3 (2.88%) Windows
6 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (53.85%) Scrum
2 41 (39.42%) DevOps
3 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (25.00%) TDD
5 25 (24.04%) Content Management
6 19 (18.27%) Project Management
6 19 (18.27%) UML
6 19 (18.27%) Load Testing
6 19 (18.27%) Technical Architecture
6 19 (18.27%) Network Load Balancing
6 19 (18.27%) High Availability
7 18 (17.31%) E-Commerce
8 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 12 (11.54%) OOP
10 11 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (9.62%) Automation Testing
11 10 (9.62%) Test Management
12 9 (8.65%) BDD
12 9 (8.65%) MVC
13 8 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 71 (68.27%) PHP
2 57 (54.81%) Python
3 52 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 45 (43.27%) Java
5 43 (41.35%) Perl
6 23 (22.12%) C++
7 21 (20.19%) Bash Shell
8 18 (17.31%) SQL
9 17 (16.35%) C#
10 8 (7.69%) PHP5
11 6 (5.77%) Shell Script
11 6 (5.77%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.85%) Scala
13 3 (2.88%) Groovy
13 3 (2.88%) COBOL
14 2 (1.92%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.96%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.96%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.96%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 24 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.19%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 37 (35.58%) Puppet
2 16 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (9.62%) Opsview
4 7 (6.73%) Nagios
5 5 (4.81%) Capistrano
6 4 (3.85%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.96%) Salt
7 1 (0.96%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) EMC
2 19 (18.27%) Cisco
2 19 (18.27%) F5
3 8 (7.69%) VMware
3 8 (7.69%) Oracle
4 5 (4.81%) Zend
5 4 (3.85%) Remedy
5 4 (3.85%) JBoss
6 3 (2.88%) Tealeaf
6 3 (2.88%) Splunk
6 3 (2.88%) Google
6 3 (2.88%) Riverbed
6 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.92%) Sony
8 1 (0.96%) Percona
8 1 (0.96%) NetApp
8 1 (0.96%) Adobe
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