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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 84 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 16 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.29% 0.79% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.48% 1.66% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 11
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.42% +9.66%
Ruby
Wales

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
644 541 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.06% 47.37% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 549 499 519
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -5 10 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Torfaen - 6 £37,500 -
Ruby
Wales

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 25 (83.33%) Python
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) PHP
4 16 (53.33%) Perl
4 16 (53.33%) Linux
5 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (46.67%) C#
7 13 (43.33%) C++
7 13 (43.33%) Big Data
8 12 (40.00%) Java
9 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
10 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
10 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
10 10 (33.33%) TDD
11 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
11 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (26.67%) Subversion
12 8 (26.67%) Scrum
12 8 (26.67%) HTML
12 8 (26.67%) CSS
12 8 (26.67%) OO
13 7 (23.33%) MySQL
13 7 (23.33%) OOP
13 7 (23.33%) Web Services
13 7 (23.33%) TOWER Software
13 7 (23.33%) BDD
14 6 (20.00%) Node.js
14 6 (20.00%) PaaS
14 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
14 6 (20.00%) Mobile Marketing

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) PaaS
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.33%) GitHub
3 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) RFID
2 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) LDAP
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Big Data
2 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 7 (23.33%) MySQL
4 6 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 6 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Subversion
3 6 (20.00%) Selenium
4 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
5 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
5 4 (13.33%) Hudson
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (20.00%) Advertising
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Development Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) Ajax
3 4 (13.33%) SOAP
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 4 (13.33%) REST
3 4 (13.33%) CSS3
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.33%) Laravel
5 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (13.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.33%) Debian
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) TDD
2 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) OO
5 7 (23.33%) OOP
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
6 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Mobile Marketing
6 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
8 4 (13.33%) OO PHP
8 4 (13.33%) People Management
8 4 (13.33%) SDLC
8 4 (13.33%) API Development
8 4 (13.33%) Build Automation
8 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Python
2 18 (60.00%) PHP
3 16 (53.33%) Perl
4 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (46.67%) C#
6 13 (43.33%) C++
7 12 (40.00%) Java
8 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
9 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (13.33%) Go
10 4 (13.33%) C
10 4 (13.33%) Embedded C
10 4 (13.33%) Embedded C++
10 4 (13.33%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) TOWER Software
2 4 (13.33%) Facebook
2 4 (13.33%) Twitter
3 3 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago