The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 43 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.52% 2.57% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.06% 4.66% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 15
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Ruby
South 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 Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
257 386 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 49.90% 55.14% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 217 364 322
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Ruby
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Sheffield region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Sheffield

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 17 (58.62%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) Python
4 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) MySQL
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) VMware
6 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
6 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (24.14%) CloudStack
7 7 (24.14%) CSS
7 7 (24.14%) Perl
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle
8 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (20.69%) Informix
8 6 (20.69%) Nagios
8 6 (20.69%) Web Development
8 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (20.69%) Cacti
8 6 (20.69%) F5
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.69%) Informix
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Grunt
2 1 (3.45%) gulp
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) RSpec
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (13.79%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (20.69%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Head of Development
3 6 (20.69%) Head of Web Development
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) HTML5
5 3 (10.34%) JSON
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) Node.js
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) Ajax
7 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.45%) CSS3
7 1 (3.45%) LAMP
7 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (3.45%) Laravel
7 1 (3.45%) React
7 1 (3.45%) Sass
7 1 (3.45%) Susy
7 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Mentoring
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Web Development
4 5 (17.24%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Open Source
6 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) Kanban
7 2 (6.90%) OWASP
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.45%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) Python
3 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
4 7 (24.14%) Perl
5 5 (17.24%) Java
6 4 (13.79%) PHP
7 2 (6.90%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.90%) SQL
8 1 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (3.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Docker
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) vCloud
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (20.69%) Cacti
2 6 (20.69%) FortiGate
2 6 (20.69%) Grafana
2 6 (20.69%) Graphite
2 6 (20.69%) Nagios
2 6 (20.69%) Opsview
2 6 (20.69%) Salt
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) F5
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) BT
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Perforce
4 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau