The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 28 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.68% 0.79% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Ruby
West 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 Wakefield region.

Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 55 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 50.42% 43.65% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 58 45 61
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) LAMP
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (14.29%) Sensu
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Nagios
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) HTML

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Sensu
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
1 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Perforce