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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 86 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.85% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £35,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
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
637 375 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.31% 44.91% 57.26%
Number of salaries quoted 558 325 467
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 -10 10 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Ruby
Wales

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (86.36%) C++
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) TDD
4 10 (45.45%) BDD
5 9 (40.91%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) Java
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) Perl
6 8 (36.36%) PHP
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) OOP
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) TOWER Software
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
8 6 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (27.27%) CentOS
9 4 (18.18%) C
9 4 (18.18%) HTTP
9 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 3 (13.64%) QA
10 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) JIRA
10 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
10 3 (13.64%) Korn

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 3 (13.64%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VPLS
3 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) RFID
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Fiddler
2 3 (13.64%) TestLink
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) PhantomJS
3 1 (4.55%) Mocha
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Welsh Language
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.55%) QA Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) DTV
3 1 (4.55%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) CentOS
4 3 (13.64%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Scrum
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) TDD
2 10 (45.45%) BDD
3 7 (31.82%) OOP
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Test Management
5 3 (13.64%) Product Management
5 3 (13.64%) Bug Management
5 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C++
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 9 (40.91%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) Perl
4 8 (36.36%) PHP
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 4 (18.18%) C
7 3 (13.64%) Korn
8 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.55%) Erlang
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) XenServer
2 1 (4.55%) KVM
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) TOWER Software
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Google
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