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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 81 78 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 26 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 0.60% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 1.20% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
764 499 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.36% 49.95% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 655 439 591
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,377 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 February 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
North Wales +2 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South Wales -13 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Ruby
UK

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 41 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (67.86%) C#
3 35 (62.50%) TDD
3 35 (62.50%) BDD
4 30 (53.57%) .NET
5 26 (46.43%) Git (software)
6 25 (44.64%) RESTful
6 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (44.64%) Facebook
6 25 (44.64%) Web Application Development
6 25 (44.64%) NoSQL
6 25 (44.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 25 (44.64%) Node.js
6 25 (44.64%) .NET Framework
6 25 (44.64%) WCF
6 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
6 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
6 25 (44.64%) Advertising
6 25 (44.64%) MVC
6 25 (44.64%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (41.07%) C++
8 18 (32.14%) Python
9 17 (30.36%) Linux
10 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 12 (21.43%) Perl
11 11 (19.64%) Scrum
11 11 (19.64%) Windows
12 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (16.07%) Jenkins

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (44.64%) Node.js
2 3 (5.36%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) SaaS
2 5 (8.93%) PaaS
2 5 (8.93%) IaaS
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) RFID
2 4 (7.14%) HTTP
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) VPLS
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) SQL Server
1 25 (44.64%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.36%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.93%) RSpec
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) Fiddler
4 3 (5.36%) TestLink
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Mocha
5 1 (1.79%) PhantomJS
General
1 25 (44.64%) Advertising
2 5 (8.93%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 25 (44.64%) .NET Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Software Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Development Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Software Development Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) QA Specialist
8 1 (1.79%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) .NET
2 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
2 25 (44.64%) .NET Framework
2 25 (44.64%) WCF
2 25 (44.64%) RESTful
2 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (44.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (8.93%) CSS
4 5 (8.93%) Web Services
4 5 (8.93%) HTML
4 5 (8.93%) Ajax
5 2 (3.57%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.79%) LAMP
6 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.93%) Web 2.0
4 3 (5.36%) DTV
5 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) CentOS
4 5 (8.93%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.36%) UNIX
6 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) TDD
2 35 (62.50%) BDD
3 25 (44.64%) Web Application Development
3 25 (44.64%) MVC
4 11 (19.64%) Scrum
5 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.50%) OOP
6 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.71%) DevOps
8 5 (8.93%) Automation Testing
8 5 (8.93%) People Management
8 5 (8.93%) Build Automation
8 5 (8.93%) OO
8 5 (8.93%) SOA
9 3 (5.36%) Test Management
9 3 (5.36%) Product Management
9 3 (5.36%) Bug Management
9 3 (5.36%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) C#
2 23 (41.07%) C++
3 18 (32.14%) Python
4 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.43%) Perl
5 8 (14.29%) PHP
5 8 (14.29%) Java
5 8 (14.29%) C
6 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.71%) SQL
7 5 (8.93%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.93%) Embedded C++
8 3 (5.36%) Korn
9 1 (1.79%) Erlang
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
1 3 (5.36%) VCP4
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Firmware
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) XenServer
3 1 (1.79%) KVM
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Facebook
2 7 (12.50%) TOWER Software
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.79%) Google
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago