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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 82 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 20 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.45% 0.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
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
656 548 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.43% 45.07% 58.66%
Number of salaries quoted 561 487 662
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% +1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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 +6 15 £35,000 -15.66% 1
North Wales -7 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (72.34%) C#
2 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) .NET
4 24 (51.06%) TDD
5 23 (48.94%) BDD
6 22 (46.81%) Git (software)
7 20 (42.55%) NoSQL
7 20 (42.55%) Facebook
7 20 (42.55%) MVC
7 20 (42.55%) Python
8 19 (40.43%) C++
8 19 (40.43%) Node.js
9 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
9 18 (38.30%) Linux
10 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
10 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
10 17 (36.17%) Advertising
10 17 (36.17%) Entity Framework
10 17 (36.17%) Web Application Development
10 17 (36.17%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (36.17%) RESTful
10 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (36.17%) .NET Framework
10 17 (36.17%) WCF
10 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (29.79%) Perl
12 12 (25.53%) HTML
12 12 (25.53%) CSS
12 12 (25.53%) OO
12 12 (25.53%) Windows

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (40.43%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) SaaS
2 4 (8.51%) PaaS
2 4 (8.51%) GitHub
2 4 (8.51%) IaaS
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) RFID
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.13%) VPLS
2 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) NoSQL
2 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
3 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.51%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) Big Data
6 2 (4.26%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (46.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) RSpec
3 4 (8.51%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 17 (36.17%) Advertising
2 9 (19.15%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Software Manager
3 9 (19.15%) Development Manager
3 9 (19.15%) Software Development Manager
3 9 (19.15%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) .NET
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
2 17 (36.17%) .NET Framework
2 17 (36.17%) WCF
2 17 (36.17%) RESTful
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (36.17%) Entity Framework
2 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (25.53%) HTML
3 12 (25.53%) CSS
4 9 (19.15%) Ajax
5 4 (8.51%) Web Services
6 3 (6.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (6.38%) SOAP
6 3 (6.38%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) CSS3
6 3 (6.38%) HTML5
7 1 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
3 9 (19.15%) Web 2.0
4 3 (6.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 9 (19.15%) Mac OS
4 3 (6.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) TDD
3 23 (48.94%) BDD
4 20 (42.55%) MVC
5 17 (36.17%) Web Application Development
6 12 (25.53%) OO
7 9 (19.15%) Automation Testing
7 9 (19.15%) Build Automation
7 9 (19.15%) People Management
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.77%) OOP
9 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
10 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (10.64%) DevOps
11 4 (8.51%) SOA
12 3 (6.38%) Web Development
12 3 (6.38%) OO PHP
13 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
13 2 (4.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) Python
3 19 (40.43%) C++
4 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
5 14 (29.79%) Perl
6 10 (21.28%) PHP
7 9 (19.15%) Embedded C
7 9 (19.15%) Embedded C++
7 9 (19.15%) C
8 8 (17.02%) Java
9 5 (10.64%) SQL
10 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
11 3 (6.38%) Go
12 2 (4.26%) Erlang
13 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Firmware
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) XenServer
3 1 (2.13%) KVM
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
2 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Facebook
2 6 (12.77%) TOWER Software
3 4 (8.51%) Google
4 3 (6.38%) Twitter
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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