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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 77 132 146
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 102 50 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.89% 1.35% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.83% 2.76% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 89 33 8
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £35,000
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
1750 1814 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.60% 48.83% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1514 1238
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 103 (59.88%) Linux
2 90 (52.33%) Python
3 73 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (40.12%) DevOps
5 68 (39.53%) PHP
6 67 (38.95%) Opscode Chef
7 66 (38.37%) JavaScript
8 54 (31.40%) Java
8 54 (31.40%) Puppet
9 51 (29.65%) Bash Shell
10 49 (28.49%) Configuration Management
11 43 (25.00%) CSS
11 43 (25.00%) HTML
11 43 (25.00%) UNIX
12 42 (24.42%) SQL
13 35 (20.35%) TDD
14 34 (19.77%) Ruby on Rails
15 33 (19.19%) Windows
16 32 (18.60%) C++
16 32 (18.60%) Degree
17 31 (18.02%) Git (software)
17 31 (18.02%) Cobbler
17 31 (18.02%) Node.js
18 29 (16.86%) MongoDB
19 28 (16.28%) Scrum
20 27 (15.70%) Internet
20 27 (15.70%) Tivoli
20 27 (15.70%) Open Source
21 26 (15.12%) Heroku
21 26 (15.12%) C#

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 31 (18.02%) Node.js
2 20 (11.63%) Apache
3 16 (9.30%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.65%) CMS
5 6 (3.49%) Drupal
6 5 (2.91%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.16%) nginx
8 1 (0.58%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.58%) WordPress
8 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.58%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.12%) Heroku
2 8 (4.65%) PaaS
3 6 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.91%) GitHub
4 5 (2.91%) MailChimp
5 2 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.16%) Route 53
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.70%) Internet
2 16 (9.30%) DNS
3 14 (8.14%) VoIP
4 5 (2.91%) SAN
5 3 (1.74%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.16%) HTTP
6 2 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.58%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.86%) MongoDB
2 23 (13.37%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (12.79%) MySQL
4 20 (11.63%) NoSQL
4 20 (11.63%) Redis
5 9 (5.23%) Couchbase
5 9 (5.23%) SimpleDB
6 6 (3.49%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.49%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.91%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.91%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.33%) HBase
8 4 (2.33%) Riak
9 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.58%) Big Data
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.58%) Impala
Development Applications
1 31 (18.02%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.56%) Hudson
4 12 (6.98%) TeamCity
5 7 (4.07%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.49%) Selenium
7 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.33%) Behat
8 4 (2.33%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.74%) Grunt
10 2 (1.16%) Bower
10 2 (1.16%) Mocha
10 2 (1.16%) Subversion
10 2 (1.16%) WATIR
11 1 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.58%) JMeter
11 1 (0.58%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.58%) Sahi
11 1 (0.58%) RSpec
General
1 3 (1.74%) Marketing
2 2 (1.16%) Games
2 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.16%) Finance
3 1 (0.58%) Law
3 1 (0.58%) Advertising
3 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (52.91%) Developer
2 48 (27.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (15.12%) Ruby Developer
4 24 (13.95%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (5.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (5.23%) Platform Engineer
6 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.23%) Technical Leader
7 8 (4.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.07%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.49%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) Android Developer
10 5 (2.91%) iOS Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Lead Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) PHP Developer
11 4 (2.33%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.00%) HTML
1 43 (25.00%) CSS
2 34 (19.77%) Ruby on Rails
3 22 (12.79%) .NET
4 17 (9.88%) Web Services
4 17 (9.88%) jQuery
5 12 (6.98%) AngularJS
6 10 (5.81%) REST
7 9 (5.23%) LAMP
8 8 (4.65%) HTML5
8 8 (4.65%) Memcached
8 8 (4.65%) Backbone.js
8 8 (4.65%) Ember.js
9 7 (4.07%) XML
10 5 (2.91%) JSON
10 5 (2.91%) UIKit
10 5 (2.91%) CSS3
11 3 (1.74%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.74%) Sinatra
11 3 (1.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.70%) Open Source
2 15 (8.72%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.40%) RIA
3 11 (6.40%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.40%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.49%) Social Media
5 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.74%) User Experience
5 3 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.16%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 103 (59.88%) Linux
2 43 (25.00%) UNIX
3 33 (19.19%) Windows
4 15 (8.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.23%) Android
6 7 (4.07%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.74%) Debian
7 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (40.12%) DevOps
3 49 (28.49%) Configuration Management
4 35 (20.35%) TDD
5 28 (16.28%) Scrum
6 25 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (12.79%) Software Engineering
8 17 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (9.88%) Software Delivery
9 16 (9.30%) Incident Management
10 14 (8.14%) OO
11 13 (7.56%) DSDM
11 13 (7.56%) E-Commerce
11 13 (7.56%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (6.40%) Kanban
14 10 (5.81%) Mobile Application Development
14 10 (5.81%) MVC
15 9 (5.23%) Pair Programming
16 7 (4.07%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 90 (52.33%) Python
2 68 (39.53%) PHP
3 66 (38.37%) JavaScript
4 54 (31.40%) Java
5 51 (29.65%) Bash Shell
6 42 (24.42%) SQL
7 32 (18.60%) C++
8 26 (15.12%) C#
9 17 (9.88%) Shell Script
10 15 (8.72%) Perl
11 5 (2.91%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.74%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (1.74%) C
13 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (18.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (8.72%) vSphere
2 12 (6.98%) Firmware
3 3 (1.74%) Xen
3 3 (1.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 67 (38.95%) Opscode Chef
2 54 (31.40%) Puppet
3 31 (18.02%) Cobbler
4 27 (15.70%) Tivoli
5 16 (9.30%) Salt
6 2 (1.16%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.58%) Ansible
7 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.58%) Opsview
7 1 (0.58%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (9.30%) Red Hat
2 15 (8.72%) VMware
3 14 (8.14%) Oracle
4 5 (2.91%) Cisco
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.16%) Percona
5 2 (1.16%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.16%) Sony
6 1 (0.58%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.58%) Tealeaf
6 1 (0.58%) Splunk
6 1 (0.58%) Compuware
6 1 (0.58%) HP
6 1 (0.58%) Empirix
6 1 (0.58%) Nokia
6 1 (0.58%) IBM
6 1 (0.58%) Sage
6 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Private Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 9 days ago