The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Wales / South Wales
Rank 66 73 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.68% 1.78% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 3.67% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £35,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £53,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
462 518 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.85% 48.59% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 421 438 586
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Ruby
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Ruby Salary Trend in South Wales

Ruby
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in South Wales

Ruby
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 13 £42,500 +6.25%
Newport - 4 £80,000 -
Ruby
Wales

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 26 (92.86%) Python
2 18 (64.29%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (53.57%) PHP
5 10 (35.71%) DevOps
5 10 (35.71%) User Experience
6 9 (32.14%) Games
6 9 (32.14%) Scrum
6 9 (32.14%) C#
6 9 (32.14%) C++
7 8 (28.57%) Selenium
8 7 (25.00%) SDLC
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (21.43%) HTML5
9 6 (21.43%) BDD
9 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
9 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
9 6 (21.43%) Facebook
9 6 (21.43%) Twitter
9 6 (21.43%) Big Data
9 6 (21.43%) Hortonworks
9 6 (21.43%) Cloudera
9 6 (21.43%) Data Analytics
9 6 (21.43%) Analytics
9 6 (21.43%) Sqoop
9 6 (21.43%) CSS3
9 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (21.43%) Apache Spark

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (21.43%) Apache Spark
1 6 (21.43%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) JBoss
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
1 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
1 6 (21.43%) HBase
1 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
1 6 (21.43%) Sqoop
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.14%) JBehave
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Games
2 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (17.86%) HTML Developer
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Python Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Python Web Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
1 6 (21.43%) CSS3
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) HTML5
1 6 (21.43%) jQuery
1 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (14.29%) LAMP
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
4 7 (25.00%) SDLC
5 6 (21.43%) Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) Data Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) Web Development
6 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.57%) Open Source
9 1 (3.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) Python
2 18 (64.29%) Java
3 15 (53.57%) PHP
4 9 (32.14%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) C++
5 6 (21.43%) Go
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (21.43%) Scala
6 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.29%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) HDFS
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cloudera
1 6 (21.43%) Facebook
1 6 (21.43%) Google
1 6 (21.43%) Hortonworks
1 6 (21.43%) Twitter
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) Radware
3 1 (3.57%) VMware