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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 86 96 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 23 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.66% 0.97% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% 2.03% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 11
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.42% +9.66%
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
720 640 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.99% 47.58% 53.92%
Number of salaries quoted 597 572 618
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 July 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 16 £35,000 -6.66% 1
North Wales +7 7 £37,500 -
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) Python
3 21 (50.00%) C#
4 18 (42.86%) PHP
4 18 (42.86%) Big Data
5 17 (40.48%) Java
5 17 (40.48%) TDD
6 16 (38.10%) Perl
6 16 (38.10%) Linux
6 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 14 (33.33%) BDD
9 13 (30.95%) Node.js
9 13 (30.95%) C++
9 13 (30.95%) Advertising
10 11 (26.19%) MVC
10 11 (26.19%) .NET
10 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
10 11 (26.19%) Facebook
10 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
10 11 (26.19%) PaaS
10 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
11 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
11 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
11 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (23.81%) QA
11 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
12 9 (21.43%) Performance Testing
12 9 (21.43%) Amazon EC2

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (30.95%) Node.js
2 6 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.90%) Jetty
3 5 (11.90%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) PaaS
2 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (14.29%) SaaS
5 5 (11.90%) Amazon S3
5 5 (11.90%) Route 53
5 5 (11.90%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (9.52%) GitHub
7 3 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) DHCP
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
1 5 (11.90%) DNS
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
1 5 (11.90%) Network Security
2 4 (9.52%) RFID
3 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.38%) LDAP
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) Big Data
2 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
3 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
4 7 (16.67%) MySQL
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 6 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 9 (21.43%) Hudson
4 8 (19.05%) Subversion
5 6 (14.29%) Selenium
6 5 (11.90%) Maven
6 5 (11.90%) JUnit
6 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
7 4 (9.52%) Mercurial
7 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (30.95%) Advertising
2 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) CSS
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (16.67%) Web Services
3 7 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (16.67%) WCF
3 7 (16.67%) RESTful
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (11.90%) Servlets
5 4 (9.52%) SOAP
5 4 (9.52%) HTML5
5 4 (9.52%) REST
5 4 (9.52%) CSS3
5 4 (9.52%) Ajax
6 3 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.38%) Laravel
7 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Digital Media
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Private Cloud
3 4 (9.52%) Web 2.0
3 4 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) UNIX
2 6 (14.29%) CentOS
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) BDD
4 11 (26.19%) MVC
4 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 9 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 9 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 8 (19.05%) OO
7 8 (19.05%) Scrum
8 7 (16.67%) OOP
8 7 (16.67%) Web Application Development
8 7 (16.67%) DevOps
9 6 (14.29%) Mobile Marketing
9 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
10 5 (11.90%) Open Source
10 5 (11.90%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Python
2 21 (50.00%) C#
3 18 (42.86%) PHP
4 17 (40.48%) Java
5 16 (38.10%) Perl
6 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 13 (30.95%) C++
8 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
9 5 (11.90%) SQL
10 4 (9.52%) C
10 4 (9.52%) Go
10 4 (9.52%) Embedded C
10 4 (9.52%) Embedded C++
10 4 (9.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Firmware
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Facebook
2 7 (16.67%) TOWER Software
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.90%) RightScale
5 4 (9.52%) Twitter
6 3 (7.14%) Google
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago