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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 73 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.77% 3.13% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 7.14% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 22
Average salary £30,000 £38,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +15.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,200 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
557 308 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 57.84% 43.87% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 472 272 413
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,300 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Sheffield -28 17 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 24 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) TDD
3 13 (48.15%) Ruby on Rails
3 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) Web Services
4 12 (44.44%) Cucumber
5 10 (37.04%) Java
5 10 (37.04%) RSpec
5 10 (37.04%) CSS
6 9 (33.33%) JIRA
6 9 (33.33%) MySQL
6 9 (33.33%) UNIX
6 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (29.63%) RubyMotion
7 8 (29.63%) Apache Cordova
7 8 (29.63%) Puppet
7 8 (29.63%) PhoneGap
7 8 (29.63%) CoffeeScript
7 8 (29.63%) Backbone.js
7 8 (29.63%) Facebook
7 8 (29.63%) Twitter
7 8 (29.63%) Ember.js
7 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
7 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (29.63%) Open Source
7 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
7 8 (29.63%) Degree

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (18.52%) nginx
2 4 (14.81%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) VLAN
2 5 (18.52%) Network Security
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) SNMP
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 10 (37.04%) RSpec
4 9 (33.33%) JIRA
5 6 (22.22%) Subversion
5 6 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (18.52%) JUnit
6 5 (18.52%) Maven
6 5 (18.52%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Web Services
1 13 (48.15%) Ruby on Rails
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) PhoneGap
3 8 (29.63%) Backbone.js
3 8 (29.63%) Ember.js
3 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
3 8 (29.63%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (18.52%) RESTful
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
5 4 (14.81%) WCF
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
1 8 (29.63%) Open Source
2 5 (18.52%) Telematics
2 5 (18.52%) Smartphone
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) UNIX
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
2 5 (18.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Manual Testing
3 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) BDD
4 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
4 4 (14.81%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) B2B
5 1 (3.70%) B2C
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) CoffeeScript
3 8 (29.63%) RubyMotion
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (14.81%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Xen
1 5 (18.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (29.63%) Puppet
3 5 (18.52%) Ganglia
4 1 (3.70%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Facebook
1 8 (29.63%) Twitter
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago