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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 82 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 25 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.90% 1.77% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 3.27% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 5
Average salary £48,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
652 735 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.43% 54.32% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 559 633 492
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram 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 14 February 2016. 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 +19 21 £48,500 +33.79% 1
West Wales - 4 £46,250 -
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (75.00%) Java
3 35 (67.31%) TDD
4 29 (55.77%) C#
5 28 (53.85%) Cucumber
5 28 (53.85%) BDD
6 26 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 22 (42.31%) PHP
8 16 (30.77%) Node.js
9 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
10 14 (26.92%) Hudson
10 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
11 13 (25.00%) REST
11 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (25.00%) TeamCity
12 12 (23.08%) AnthillPro
12 12 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (23.08%) Blog
12 12 (23.08%) Selenium
12 12 (23.08%) JBehave
12 12 (23.08%) C++
12 12 (23.08%) SOAP
12 12 (23.08%) Python
13 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
14 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
14 9 (17.31%) RESTful
14 9 (17.31%) Big Data
14 9 (17.31%) OOP
14 9 (17.31%) MVC
14 9 (17.31%) Scrum

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (30.77%) Node.js
2 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.92%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.92%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon Redshift
1 9 (17.31%) Big Data
1 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 14 (26.92%) Hudson
2 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 13 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 12 (23.08%) AnthillPro
4 12 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (23.08%) JBehave
4 12 (23.08%) Selenium
5 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
6 7 (13.46%) Ant
6 7 (13.46%) Gradle
6 7 (13.46%) Maven
6 7 (13.46%) RSpec
6 7 (13.46%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.77%) Subversion
8 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Senior Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Analyst
3 14 (26.92%) Test Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Automation Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Software Developer
6 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Social Media Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Developer in Test
8 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Test Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 1 (1.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) REST
2 12 (23.08%) SOAP
3 9 (17.31%) RESTful
4 8 (15.38%) .NET
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (13.46%) WCF
6 5 (9.62%) JSON
6 5 (9.62%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (7.69%) Haml
7 4 (7.69%) Resque
7 4 (7.69%) Sass
8 2 (3.85%) PostGIS
8 2 (3.85%) Web Services
9 1 (1.92%) Ajax
9 1 (1.92%) CSS
9 1 (1.92%) HTML
9 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Blog
2 8 (15.38%) Social Media
2 8 (15.38%) User Experience
3 7 (13.46%) BBC
4 4 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) DTV
6 1 (1.92%) IPTV
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Android
2 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) TDD
3 28 (53.85%) BDD
4 26 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (17.31%) MVC
6 9 (17.31%) OO
6 9 (17.31%) OOP
6 9 (17.31%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) DevOps
7 7 (13.46%) Web Application Development
8 4 (7.69%) Analytics
8 4 (7.69%) API Development
8 4 (7.69%) API Integration
8 4 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.69%) SEO
8 4 (7.69%) User Stories
9 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) Java
2 29 (55.77%) C#
3 22 (42.31%) PHP
4 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
5 12 (23.08%) C++
5 12 (23.08%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) SQL
7 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.77%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) Fortran
8 1 (1.92%) Korn
8 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.92%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.92%) MISRA
1 1 (1.92%) MISRA C
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) TOWER Software
2 8 (15.38%) Google
3 7 (13.46%) Apple
3 7 (13.46%) Facebook
3 7 (13.46%) Sony
3 7 (13.46%) Yahoo!
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Office for National Statistics
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