The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - - 6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 0 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 32.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 28
Average salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 73 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 37.70% 65.18% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 72 63
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
West Yorkshire

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Ruby
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Wakefield

Ruby
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Social Network
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Network
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter