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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 84 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.80% 1.29% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 2.48% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 7
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.68%
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
557 644 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.64% 52.06% 47.60%
Number of salaries quoted 514 549 505
Median salary £38,250 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 31 July 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 +5 9 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Ruby
Wales

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 15 (75.00%) C#
4 14 (70.00%) PHP
5 12 (60.00%) Scrum
6 11 (55.00%) Python
6 11 (55.00%) C++
7 10 (50.00%) Games
8 8 (40.00%) TDD
8 8 (40.00%) BDD
9 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (35.00%) User Experience
10 6 (30.00%) DevOps
10 6 (30.00%) OOP
10 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
10 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (30.00%) TOWER Software
11 5 (25.00%) Selenium
11 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 5 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (25.00%) Big Data
11 5 (25.00%) Node.js
12 4 (20.00%) REST
12 4 (20.00%) SOAP
13 3 (15.00%) JBehave
14 2 (10.00%) QA
14 2 (10.00%) Blog
14 2 (10.00%) Open Source
14 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
14 2 (10.00%) AnthillPro

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 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) JBehave
4 2 (10.00%) AnthillPro
4 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (10.00%) Hudson
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) Ant
5 1 (5.00%) Gradle
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Mocha
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.00%) PhantomJS
5 1 (5.00%) RSpec
5 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) QA Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Ruby Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) BDD
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 6 (30.00%) OOP
4 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) PHP
4 11 (55.00%) C++
4 11 (55.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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