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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 71 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 22 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.30% 1.15% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 2.47% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 28
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -10.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
541 365 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 56.65% 46.79% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 491 302 455
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 22 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (97.30%) Git (software)
2 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (56.76%) TDD
4 14 (37.84%) Java
5 13 (35.14%) MVC
5 13 (35.14%) Web Services
5 13 (35.14%) RESTful
5 13 (35.14%) Node.js
5 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
6 12 (32.43%) WCF
6 12 (32.43%) .NET
6 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
6 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
6 12 (32.43%) NoSQL
6 12 (32.43%) C#
6 12 (32.43%) BDD
6 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
7 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
7 11 (29.73%) CSS
7 11 (29.73%) HTML
8 10 (27.03%) Subversion
8 10 (27.03%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (27.03%) MySQL
8 10 (27.03%) RSpec
9 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
9 9 (24.32%) Open Source

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (35.14%) Node.js
2 5 (13.51%) nginx
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) VLAN
2 5 (13.51%) Network Security
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
2 5 (13.51%) SNMP
2 5 (13.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
1 12 (32.43%) NoSQL
2 10 (27.03%) MySQL
3 8 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (97.30%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.03%) RSpec
2 10 (27.03%) Subversion
3 9 (24.32%) JUnit
3 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
3 9 (24.32%) WATIR
4 6 (16.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (16.22%) JIRA
5 5 (13.51%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Web Services
1 13 (35.14%) RESTful
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
2 12 (32.43%) WCF
2 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
2 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (29.73%) HTML
3 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 10 (27.03%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (21.62%) PhoneGap
5 8 (21.62%) Backbone.js
5 8 (21.62%) Ember.js
5 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
5 8 (21.62%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (5.41%) CSS3
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Open Source
2 5 (13.51%) Smartphone
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Telematics
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) UNIX
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
2 5 (13.51%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) TDD
3 13 (35.14%) MVC
4 12 (32.43%) BDD
4 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
5 9 (24.32%) Manual Testing
5 9 (24.32%) Integration Testing
5 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.70%) B2B
8 1 (2.70%) B2C
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
8 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) SQL
5 8 (21.62%) CoffeeScript
5 8 (21.62%) RubyMotion
6 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Xen
1 5 (13.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (21.62%) Puppet
3 5 (13.51%) Ganglia
4 1 (2.70%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Facebook
1 8 (21.62%) Twitter
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago