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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 75 128 123
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 109 53 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.25% 1.46% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.02% 3.09% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 94 47 14
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
1810 1715 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 54.01% 47.38% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1407 1103
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 7 July 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 116 (56.04%) Linux
2 100 (48.31%) Python
3 95 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (43.96%) JavaScript
5 83 (40.10%) PHP
6 69 (33.33%) HTML
6 69 (33.33%) CSS
6 69 (33.33%) DevOps
7 66 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
8 62 (29.95%) Puppet
8 62 (29.95%) Java
9 57 (27.54%) TDD
10 53 (25.60%) Ruby on Rails
11 51 (24.64%) Node.js
12 48 (23.19%) Configuration Management
13 45 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
13 45 (21.74%) Bash Shell
14 44 (21.26%) Open Source
15 43 (20.77%) Software Engineering
16 42 (20.29%) MongoDB
17 41 (19.81%) MySQL
18 37 (17.87%) C++
19 36 (17.39%) SQL
20 35 (16.91%) Redis
21 32 (15.46%) Heroku
21 32 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (15.46%) UNIX
21 32 (15.46%) Scrum
21 32 (15.46%) Salt
22 31 (14.98%) jQuery

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 51 (24.64%) Node.js
2 19 (9.18%) Apache
3 8 (3.86%) CMS
4 5 (2.42%) Drupal
4 5 (2.42%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.93%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.97%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.97%) WordPress
7 1 (0.48%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.46%) Heroku
2 13 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.42%) MailChimp
6 4 (1.93%) IaaS
7 2 (0.97%) GitHub
7 2 (0.97%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.48%) SaaS
8 1 (0.48%) PaaS
8 1 (0.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.04%) Internet
2 20 (9.66%) VoIP
3 6 (2.90%) DNS
3 6 (2.90%) Broadband
4 4 (1.93%) HTTP
5 2 (0.97%) SAN
6 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.48%) SMPP
6 1 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 42 (20.29%) MongoDB
3 41 (19.81%) MySQL
4 35 (16.91%) Redis
5 26 (12.56%) NoSQL
6 13 (6.28%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.86%) HBase
8 8 (3.86%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.42%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.42%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.93%) SQL Server
10 4 (1.93%) SimpleDB
10 4 (1.93%) Riak
10 4 (1.93%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.97%) Informix
13 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (14.01%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.28%) Cucumber
4 10 (4.83%) Maven
5 9 (4.35%) Selenium
6 8 (3.86%) Behat
7 7 (3.38%) Hudson
7 7 (3.38%) Grunt
8 6 (2.90%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.42%) Subversion
10 4 (1.93%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.45%) RSpec
12 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.97%) Bower
12 2 (0.97%) Mocha
13 1 (0.48%) gulp
13 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.48%) WATIR
13 1 (0.48%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (3.38%) Finance
1 7 (3.38%) Retail
2 5 (2.42%) Games
3 3 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (58.45%) Developer
2 51 (24.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (18.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 32 (15.46%) Ruby Developer
5 18 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 13 (6.28%) Software Developer
7 11 (5.31%) Software Engineer
8 8 (3.86%) Applications Developer
8 8 (3.86%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
9 7 (3.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (2.90%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (2.90%) Test Leader
10 6 (2.90%) Web Developer
11 5 (2.42%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.42%) Junior
11 5 (2.42%) PHP Developer
12 4 (1.93%) Senior Applications Developer
12 4 (1.93%) C++ Developer
12 4 (1.93%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (33.33%) HTML
1 69 (33.33%) CSS
2 53 (25.60%) Ruby on Rails
3 31 (14.98%) jQuery
4 26 (12.56%) .NET
5 18 (8.70%) Memcached
6 17 (8.21%) HTML5
6 17 (8.21%) AngularJS
7 14 (6.76%) Web Services
7 14 (6.76%) LAMP
8 10 (4.83%) XML
8 10 (4.83%) CSS3
8 10 (4.83%) Backbone.js
9 9 (4.35%) Ember.js
10 7 (3.38%) JSON
11 5 (2.42%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.42%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (1.93%) Sinatra
12 4 (1.93%) REST
12 4 (1.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.11%) RIA
2 7 (3.38%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.42%) Social Media
4 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.45%) User Experience
5 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.97%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.97%) Replication
6 2 (0.97%) Online Games
6 2 (0.97%) iPhone
7 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.48%) BBC
7 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 116 (56.04%) Linux
2 32 (15.46%) UNIX
3 26 (12.56%) Windows
4 11 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.86%) CoreOS
6 6 (2.90%) Android
6 6 (2.90%) CentOS
7 4 (1.93%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.45%) Debian
9 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (33.33%) DevOps
3 57 (27.54%) TDD
4 48 (23.19%) Configuration Management
5 44 (21.26%) Open Source
6 43 (20.77%) Software Engineering
7 32 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (15.46%) Scrum
8 28 (13.53%) OO
9 26 (12.56%) BDD
10 22 (10.63%) Software Delivery
11 18 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (8.21%) Pair Programming
12 17 (8.21%) MVC
13 13 (6.28%) E-Commerce
14 12 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (5.80%) SDLC
14 12 (5.80%) Kanban
14 12 (5.80%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.83%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (48.31%) Python
2 91 (43.96%) JavaScript
3 83 (40.10%) PHP
4 62 (29.95%) Java
5 45 (21.74%) Bash Shell
6 37 (17.87%) C++
7 36 (17.39%) SQL
8 26 (12.56%) Perl
9 25 (12.08%) C#
10 22 (10.63%) Shell Script
11 11 (5.31%) Scala
12 10 (4.83%) Go
13 6 (2.90%) C
14 5 (2.42%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.93%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.97%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.48%) VBScript
17 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (7.73%) Degree
2 2 (0.97%) CCNP
2 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.86%) Docker
3 4 (1.93%) HDFS
4 3 (1.45%) vSphere
5 2 (0.97%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.97%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 66 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
2 62 (29.95%) Puppet
3 32 (15.46%) Salt
4 25 (12.08%) Cobbler
5 21 (10.14%) Tivoli
6 11 (5.31%) Vagrant
6 11 (5.31%) Ansible
7 8 (3.86%) Nagios
8 3 (1.45%) Graphite
8 3 (1.45%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.97%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.97%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.48%) Opsview
Vendors
1 19 (9.18%) Oracle
2 12 (5.80%) VMware
3 10 (4.83%) Splunk
3 10 (4.83%) SaltStack
4 8 (3.86%) Google
4 8 (3.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.45%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (1.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco
6 2 (0.97%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.97%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.97%) New Relic
7 1 (0.48%) Tealeaf
7 1 (0.48%) Sage
7 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.48%) Sony
7 1 (0.48%) Zend
7 1 (0.48%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Tech Search
Salary: £20,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago