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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 81 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.18% 0.099% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
570 430 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.86% 42.62% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 503 380 537
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
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 1 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 +13 14 £35,000 -27.08% 1
Ruby
Wales

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 15 (75.00%) Python
2 13 (65.00%) C++
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (50.00%) PHP
6 9 (45.00%) Perl
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
7 8 (40.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) CSS
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 7 (35.00%) OO
9 6 (30.00%) OOP
9 6 (30.00%) TOWER Software
9 6 (30.00%) BDD
10 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (25.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 4 (20.00%) Mac OS
11 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 4 (20.00%) GitHub
11 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
11 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
11 4 (20.00%) People Management
11 4 (20.00%) Electronics
11 4 (20.00%) Subversion

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (10.00%) Node.js
1 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) GitHub
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) RFID
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.00%) VPLS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
3 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.00%) Hudson
5 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) Ajax
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) SOAP
3 3 (15.00%) REST
3 3 (15.00%) CSS3
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 3 (15.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (15.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
2 7 (35.00%) OO
3 6 (30.00%) OOP
3 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
4 4 (20.00%) People Management
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Network Design
7 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Python
2 13 (65.00%) C++
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) PHP
5 9 (45.00%) Perl
6 8 (40.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (20.00%) C
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
7 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++
8 3 (15.00%) Go
9 2 (10.00%) Erlang
10 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Firmware
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) KVM
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) TOWER Software
2 4 (20.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Facebook
3 3 (15.00%) Twitter
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago