The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 83 71 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 26 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.85% 2.09% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 4.33% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Ruby
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
744 624 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 53.07% 48.26% 54.04%
Number of salaries quoted 627 553 633
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Ruby
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Wales

Ruby
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
South Wales -1 21 £35,000 +1.44% 4
North Wales -4 5 - -
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) Python
3 24 (55.81%) Java
4 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 19 (44.19%) Big Data
5 18 (41.86%) C#
5 18 (41.86%) PHP
6 15 (34.88%) TDD
6 15 (34.88%) Perl
6 15 (34.88%) Linux
7 13 (30.23%) C++
8 12 (27.91%) Node.js
8 12 (27.91%) BDD
8 12 (27.91%) MongoDB
8 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
8 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
9 11 (25.58%) PaaS
9 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
9 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
10 10 (23.26%) Cucumber
11 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (20.93%) Hudson
11 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (20.93%) Selenium
11 9 (20.93%) Advertising
11 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
11 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
12 8 (18.60%) Amazon Redshift
12 8 (18.60%) TOWER Software
12 8 (18.60%) Scrum

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 12 (27.91%) Node.js
2 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
2 5 (11.63%) Apache
2 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.63%) Jetty
2 5 (11.63%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) PaaS
2 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (18.60%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
4 5 (11.63%) SaaS
4 5 (11.63%) Route 53
4 5 (11.63%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) DHCP
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
1 5 (11.63%) DNS
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
1 5 (11.63%) Network Security
2 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.98%) RFID
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) Big Data
2 12 (27.91%) MongoDB
3 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
3 8 (18.60%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (13.95%) MySQL
4 6 (13.95%) Data Mining
5 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.26%) Cucumber
3 9 (20.93%) Hudson
3 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (20.93%) Selenium
4 8 (18.60%) Subversion
5 5 (11.63%) Maven
5 5 (11.63%) JUnit
6 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
6 4 (9.30%) Mercurial
7 3 (6.98%) JBehave
General
1 9 (20.93%) Advertising
2 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.95%) Marketing
4 3 (6.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Test Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
1 8 (18.60%) REST
2 7 (16.28%) HTML
2 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) CSS
2 7 (16.28%) SOAP
3 5 (11.63%) Servlets
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.30%) CSS3
4 4 (9.30%) WCF
4 4 (9.30%) RESTful
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (9.30%) HTML5
4 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.98%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.98%) Ajax
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.33%) XML
7 1 (2.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) User Experience
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Private Cloud
2 5 (11.63%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Web 2.0
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Blog
4 2 (4.65%) DTV
4 2 (4.65%) IPTV
5 1 (2.33%) BBC
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) UNIX
3 5 (11.63%) CentOS
4 3 (6.98%) Windows
4 3 (6.98%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) TDD
3 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
3 12 (27.91%) BDD
4 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
5 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (18.60%) Performance Testing
6 8 (18.60%) OOP
6 8 (18.60%) OO
6 8 (18.60%) MVC
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
7 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Mobile Marketing
7 6 (13.95%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) Auto-Scaling
8 5 (11.63%) Cyber Security
8 5 (11.63%) JVM Tuning
8 5 (11.63%) Open Source
8 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) Python
2 24 (55.81%) Java
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 18 (41.86%) C#
4 18 (41.86%) PHP
5 15 (34.88%) Perl
6 13 (30.23%) C++
7 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
8 5 (11.63%) Go
9 3 (6.98%) SQL
9 3 (6.98%) C
9 3 (6.98%) Erlang
9 3 (6.98%) Embedded C
9 3 (6.98%) Embedded C++
10 2 (4.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) ISEB
1 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Puppet
2 5 (11.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) TOWER Software
1 8 (18.60%) Facebook
2 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.63%) RightScale
4 4 (9.30%) Twitter
4 4 (9.30%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Sony
5 1 (2.33%) Yahoo!
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