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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 73 72 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 23 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.15% 1.85% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.93% 3.75% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 11
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £41,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
585 533 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.78% 49.17% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 532 449 511
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 18 £42,500 +21.42%
Newport - 6 £80,000 -
Ruby
Wales

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 27 (90.00%) Python
2 19 (63.33%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) PHP
4 11 (36.67%) C#
4 11 (36.67%) DevOps
4 11 (36.67%) User Experience
5 10 (33.33%) C++
5 10 (33.33%) Games
5 10 (33.33%) Scrum
6 9 (30.00%) Selenium
7 7 (23.33%) QA
7 7 (23.33%) SDLC
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.00%) Scala
8 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
8 6 (20.00%) HTML5
8 6 (20.00%) BDD
8 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
8 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (20.00%) CSS3
8 6 (20.00%) Facebook
8 6 (20.00%) Twitter
8 6 (20.00%) Big Data
8 6 (20.00%) Hortonworks
8 6 (20.00%) Cloudera
8 6 (20.00%) Data Analytics
8 6 (20.00%) Analytics

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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 6 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
1 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (20.00%) HBase
1 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (20.00%) Sqoop
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.67%) JBehave
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (33.33%) Games
2 5 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Python Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) CSS
1 6 (20.00%) CSS3
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
1 6 (20.00%) HTML5
1 6 (20.00%) jQuery
1 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (13.33%) LAMP
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) DevOps
3 10 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Analytics
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) Web Development
6 5 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Python
2 19 (63.33%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) PHP
4 11 (36.67%) C#
5 10 (33.33%) C++
6 6 (20.00%) Go
6 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.00%) Scala
7 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (13.33%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) C
8 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) HDFS
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Cloudera
1 6 (20.00%) Facebook
1 6 (20.00%) Google
1 6 (20.00%) Hortonworks
1 6 (20.00%) Twitter
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) F5
3 1 (3.33%) Radware
3 1 (3.33%) VMware