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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 138 133 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 48 25 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.26% 0.95% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 1.84% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 54
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1592 1356 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.80% 51.29% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1121 1440
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 78 (77.23%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (67.33%) PHP
3 64 (63.37%) Linux
3 64 (63.37%) Python
4 59 (58.42%) Scrum
5 54 (53.47%) DevOps
6 52 (51.49%) JavaScript
7 49 (48.51%) LAMP
8 42 (41.58%) Java
9 41 (40.59%) Open Source
10 39 (38.61%) MySQL
11 38 (37.62%) Puppet
12 36 (35.64%) Apache
13 34 (33.66%) Perl
14 31 (30.69%) Bash Shell
15 29 (28.71%) Git (software)
16 28 (27.72%) Tomcat
17 26 (25.74%) Web Services
18 25 (24.75%) Degree
19 24 (23.76%) Clustering
20 23 (22.77%) Content Management
20 23 (22.77%) C++
21 22 (21.78%) WebLogic
21 22 (21.78%) XML
21 22 (21.78%) Solaris
21 22 (21.78%) ActiveMQ
21 22 (21.78%) WebSphere
21 22 (21.78%) Opscode Chef
21 22 (21.78%) RabbitMQ
22 21 (20.79%) TDD

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (35.64%) Apache
2 28 (27.72%) Tomcat
3 22 (21.78%) WebLogic
3 22 (21.78%) WebSphere
4 19 (18.81%) WebLogic Portal
5 18 (17.82%) Node.js
6 11 (10.89%) nginx
7 4 (3.96%) WordPress
8 3 (2.97%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.97%) CICS
9 1 (0.99%) IIS
9 1 (0.99%) CMS
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.99%) Drupal
9 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.97%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.80%) HTTP
1 20 (19.80%) Internet
2 19 (18.81%) AMQP
3 3 (2.97%) tcpdump
3 3 (2.97%) DHCP
3 3 (2.97%) Firewall
3 3 (2.97%) SSH
3 3 (2.97%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.97%) VPN
3 3 (2.97%) DNS
3 3 (2.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (38.61%) MySQL
2 19 (18.81%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.93%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.94%) Redis
5 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.97%) Riak
6 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 29 (28.71%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.89%) Behat
3 11 (10.89%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.89%) Selenium
3 11 (10.89%) CruiseControl
4 6 (5.94%) Grunt
5 4 (3.96%) Subversion
6 3 (2.97%) Maven
6 3 (2.97%) Ant
6 3 (2.97%) JUnit
7 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.99%) Hudson
General
1 9 (8.91%) Games
2 5 (4.95%) Advertising
3 1 (0.99%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Retail
3 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Developer
2 28 (27.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (20.79%) Architect
4 19 (18.81%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (15.84%) Senior Developer
5 16 (15.84%) Senior Architect
6 15 (14.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 11 (10.89%) Test Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) DevOps Specialist
9 6 (5.94%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) UNIX Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) UNIX Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Principal Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Senior Technician
10 5 (4.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (3.96%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (48.51%) LAMP
2 26 (25.74%) Web Services
3 22 (21.78%) XML
3 22 (21.78%) ActiveMQ
3 22 (21.78%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (19.80%) J2EE
5 11 (10.89%) .NET
6 9 (8.91%) CSS
7 8 (7.92%) HTML
8 7 (6.93%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.96%) Spring
9 4 (3.96%) Grails
9 4 (3.96%) jQuery
10 3 (2.97%) JPA
10 3 (2.97%) Memcached
10 3 (2.97%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (2.97%) Java EE
10 3 (2.97%) JDBC
10 3 (2.97%) WSDL
10 3 (2.97%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 41 (40.59%) Open Source
2 24 (23.76%) Clustering
3 19 (18.81%) Symmetrix
3 19 (18.81%) RIA
4 6 (5.94%) User Experience
5 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.97%) W3C
6 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (63.37%) Linux
2 22 (21.78%) Solaris
3 14 (13.86%) UNIX
4 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.97%) Windows
5 3 (2.97%) zOS
5 3 (2.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (77.23%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (58.42%) Scrum
3 54 (53.47%) DevOps
4 23 (22.77%) Content Management
5 21 (20.79%) TDD
6 20 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (18.81%) High Availability
7 19 (18.81%) Test Planning
7 19 (18.81%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (18.81%) Network Load Balancing
7 19 (18.81%) Load Testing
7 19 (18.81%) Project Management
7 19 (18.81%) UML
8 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
9 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce
10 10 (9.90%) Test Management
10 10 (9.90%) Automation Testing
11 9 (8.91%) Kanban
11 9 (8.91%) Configuration Management
12 8 (7.92%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 68 (67.33%) PHP
2 64 (63.37%) Python
3 52 (51.49%) JavaScript
4 42 (41.58%) Java
5 34 (33.66%) Perl
6 31 (30.69%) Bash Shell
7 23 (22.77%) C++
8 16 (15.84%) SQL
9 15 (14.85%) C#
10 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.95%) Scala
12 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.97%) PHP5
12 3 (2.97%) Groovy
12 3 (2.97%) COBOL
13 2 (1.98%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.99%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 25 (24.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.80%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Varnish
2 2 (1.98%) Xen
2 2 (1.98%) XenServer
2 2 (1.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (37.62%) Puppet
2 22 (21.78%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.91%) Opsview
4 6 (5.94%) Cobbler
4 6 (5.94%) Nagios
4 6 (5.94%) Capistrano
5 5 (4.95%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.97%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.99%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (18.81%) Cisco
1 19 (18.81%) EMC
1 19 (18.81%) F5
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) VMware
3 3 (2.97%) Google
3 3 (2.97%) Zend
3 3 (2.97%) Riverbed
3 3 (2.97%) JBoss
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.97%) Tealeaf
3 3 (2.97%) Splunk
3 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.97%) Remedy
4 1 (0.99%) EnterpriseDB
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago