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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 70 134 141
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 99 48 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.08% 1.31% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.89% 2.72% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 88 37 6
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £40,000
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
1682 1767 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 52.38% 48.38% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1480 1204
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 29 May 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 96 (55.49%) Linux
2 78 (45.09%) Python
3 73 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (38.73%) PHP
5 66 (38.15%) JavaScript
6 59 (34.10%) DevOps
7 53 (30.64%) Opscode Chef
8 51 (29.48%) Java
9 50 (28.90%) CSS
9 50 (28.90%) HTML
10 48 (27.75%) Puppet
11 45 (26.01%) Configuration Management
11 45 (26.01%) Ruby on Rails
12 39 (22.54%) Bash Shell
13 38 (21.97%) TDD
14 37 (21.39%) Node.js
15 34 (19.65%) SQL
16 33 (19.08%) UNIX
17 31 (17.92%) MongoDB
17 31 (17.92%) Software Engineering
17 31 (17.92%) PostgreSQL
18 30 (17.34%) C++
19 29 (16.76%) Open Source
20 28 (16.18%) Git (software)
20 28 (16.18%) Heroku
21 27 (15.61%) Scrum
22 26 (15.03%) Windows
23 25 (14.45%) MySQL
23 25 (14.45%) Cobbler
24 24 (13.87%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (21.39%) Node.js
2 14 (8.09%) Apache
3 8 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.62%) CMS
4 6 (3.47%) Drupal
5 5 (2.89%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.58%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
6 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.18%) Heroku
2 5 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.89%) MailChimp
3 3 (1.73%) GitHub
3 3 (1.73%) PaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.14%) Internet
2 18 (10.40%) VoIP
3 6 (3.47%) DNS
4 4 (2.31%) SAN
5 2 (1.16%) Broadband
5 2 (1.16%) HTTP
6 1 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.58%) SMPP
6 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.92%) MongoDB
1 31 (17.92%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (14.45%) MySQL
3 24 (13.87%) NoSQL
4 23 (13.29%) Redis
5 7 (4.05%) SimpleDB
5 7 (4.05%) Couchbase
6 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.47%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.89%) Apache Hive
7 5 (2.89%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.31%) Riak
8 4 (2.31%) HBase
9 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.58%) Big Data
11 1 (0.58%) Impala
11 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.78%) Hudson
4 9 (5.20%) TeamCity
4 9 (5.20%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.05%) Selenium
6 6 (3.47%) Behat
7 4 (2.31%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.73%) Grunt
8 3 (1.73%) Subversion
8 3 (1.73%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.16%) Mocha
9 2 (1.16%) Bower
10 1 (0.58%) Sahi
10 1 (0.58%) RSpec
10 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.58%) WATIR
10 1 (0.58%) Maven
10 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (3.47%) Retail
1 6 (3.47%) Finance
2 2 (1.16%) Marketing
2 2 (1.16%) Games
3 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (60.12%) Developer
2 47 (27.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (18.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 28 (16.18%) Ruby Developer
5 16 (9.25%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Applications Developer
8 7 (4.05%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 7 (4.05%) Technical Leader
8 7 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (3.47%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.47%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.47%) Test Leader
10 5 (2.89%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (2.89%) PHP Developer
10 5 (2.89%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.31%) Senior Applications Developer
11 4 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (2.31%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.90%) CSS
1 50 (28.90%) HTML
2 45 (26.01%) Ruby on Rails
3 22 (12.72%) .NET
4 21 (12.14%) jQuery
5 13 (7.51%) Web Services
5 13 (7.51%) Memcached
5 13 (7.51%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.20%) Backbone.js
6 9 (5.20%) Ember.js
6 9 (5.20%) HTML5
6 9 (5.20%) LAMP
7 7 (4.05%) XML
8 6 (3.47%) REST
9 5 (2.89%) CSS3
9 5 (2.89%) JSON
10 4 (2.31%) STL
10 4 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.73%) UIKit
11 3 (1.73%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.67%) RIA
2 10 (5.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.89%) Social Media
5 3 (1.73%) User Experience
5 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 96 (55.49%) Linux
2 33 (19.08%) UNIX
3 26 (15.03%) Windows
4 10 (5.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.05%) Android
6 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.73%) CentOS
8 2 (1.16%) Debian
9 1 (0.58%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (34.10%) DevOps
3 45 (26.01%) Configuration Management
4 38 (21.97%) TDD
5 31 (17.92%) Software Engineering
6 29 (16.76%) Open Source
7 27 (15.61%) Scrum
8 22 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (10.98%) OO
10 17 (9.83%) Software Delivery
11 16 (9.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (8.09%) E-Commerce
13 12 (6.94%) BDD
13 12 (6.94%) Pair Programming
13 12 (6.94%) MVC
14 10 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (5.78%) Kanban
14 10 (5.78%) SDLC
15 8 (4.62%) Test Management
16 7 (4.05%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (45.09%) Python
2 67 (38.73%) PHP
3 66 (38.15%) JavaScript
4 51 (29.48%) Java
5 39 (22.54%) Bash Shell
6 34 (19.65%) SQL
7 30 (17.34%) C++
8 22 (12.72%) C#
9 17 (9.83%) Shell Script
9 17 (9.83%) Perl
10 4 (2.31%) C
11 3 (1.73%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.73%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.16%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) Go
13 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) vSphere
2 6 (3.47%) Firmware
3 1 (0.58%) Docker
3 1 (0.58%) XenServer
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (30.64%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (27.75%) Puppet
3 25 (14.45%) Cobbler
4 23 (13.29%) Tivoli
5 20 (11.56%) Salt
6 3 (1.73%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.16%) Ansible
8 1 (0.58%) Opsview
8 1 (0.58%) Graphite
8 1 (0.58%) Nagios
8 1 (0.58%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (5.20%) Oracle
2 8 (4.62%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.05%) VMware
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco
5 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.16%) Splunk
6 2 (1.16%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.58%) Tealeaf
7 1 (0.58%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.58%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.58%) Google
7 1 (0.58%) Sony
7 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.58%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago