The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 64 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 13 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.85% 2.15% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 3.95% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 15
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Ruby
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
349 456 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.72% 54.42% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 291 424 422
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the South Yorkshire region.

Ruby Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Ruby
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Sheffield +14 13 £50,000 +5.26%
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 17 (56.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
3 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (36.67%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) Python
5 10 (33.33%) Windows
5 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) MySQL
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
7 8 (26.67%) CSS
7 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (26.67%) VMware
7 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (23.33%) CloudStack
8 7 (23.33%) Perl
8 7 (23.33%) Web Development
9 6 (20.00%) HTML5
9 6 (20.00%) F5
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (20.00%) Cacti
9 6 (20.00%) Java
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle
9 6 (20.00%) Informix
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (23.33%) CloudStack
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) nginx
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.00%) Informix
4 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) Grunt
2 1 (3.33%) gulp
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) RSpec
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Head of Development
3 6 (20.00%) Head of Web Development
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (36.67%) HTML
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 3 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.67%) Node.js
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.33%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) DOM
7 1 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (3.33%) Laravel
7 1 (3.33%) React
7 1 (3.33%) REST
7 1 (3.33%) Sass
7 1 (3.33%) Susy
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) BDD
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Web Design
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Information Security
7 2 (6.67%) Kanban
7 2 (6.67%) OWASP
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.33%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (23.33%) Perl
5 6 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.67%) SQL
9 1 (3.33%) C++
9 1 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (3.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Docker
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) vCloud
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (20.00%) Cacti
2 6 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (20.00%) Grafana
2 6 (20.00%) Graphite
2 6 (20.00%) Nagios
2 6 (20.00%) Opsview
2 6 (20.00%) Salt
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) BT
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Perforce
4 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau