The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 132 142 130
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 77 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.62% 1.26% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 2.55% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 69 49 55
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2342 2115 2259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.33% 49.25% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1900 1738 2007
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Leeds +27 72 £47,500 +39.70% 6
Wakefield -14 3 £22,500 +12.50% 4
Castleford - 1 £16,000 -
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 93 (75.00%) Python
2 88 (70.97%) Linux
3 82 (66.13%) DevOps
4 74 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (56.45%) Opscode Chef
6 66 (53.23%) Bash Shell
7 59 (47.58%) Puppet
8 57 (45.97%) PHP
9 43 (34.68%) UNIX
10 41 (33.06%) JavaScript
10 41 (33.06%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (32.26%) Scrum
12 39 (31.45%) Java
13 38 (30.65%) SQL
14 37 (29.84%) Configuration Management
15 32 (25.81%) LAMP
15 32 (25.81%) Degree
16 31 (25.00%) Git (software)
16 31 (25.00%) Apache
17 28 (22.58%) Cobbler
18 25 (20.16%) MySQL
18 25 (20.16%) Jenkins
18 25 (20.16%) Open Source
19 24 (19.35%) C#
19 24 (19.35%) C++
19 24 (19.35%) Tivoli
20 23 (18.55%) Tomcat
20 23 (18.55%) VMware
20 23 (18.55%) Node.js
21 22 (17.74%) Oracle

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 31 (25.00%) Apache
2 23 (18.55%) Tomcat
2 23 (18.55%) Node.js
3 11 (8.87%) nginx
4 6 (4.84%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.42%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (2.42%) JBoss
6 2 (1.61%) Drupal
7 1 (0.81%) WordPress
7 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.81%) CMS
7 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.81%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.45%) PaaS
3 5 (4.03%) GitHub
4 4 (3.23%) Route 53
4 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.42%) Heroku
6 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.94%) Internet
2 17 (13.71%) DNS
3 4 (3.23%) HTTP
3 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.23%) SAN
4 3 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.42%) AMQP
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) SSH
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.16%) MySQL
2 19 (15.32%) NoSQL
3 15 (12.10%) MongoDB
4 14 (11.29%) Redis
5 5 (4.03%) Couchbase
5 5 (4.03%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (4.03%) SimpleDB
6 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.42%) Riak
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.81%) SQLite
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 25 (20.16%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.48%) TeamCity
3 13 (10.48%) Hudson
4 7 (5.65%) CruiseControl
5 5 (4.03%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.03%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.42%) Ant
6 3 (2.42%) Maven
7 2 (1.61%) Subversion
7 2 (1.61%) Grunt
8 1 (0.81%) WatiN
8 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Behat
8 1 (0.81%) JIRA
8 1 (0.81%) WATIR
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.81%) JMeter
General
1 13 (10.48%) Games
2 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.42%) Advertising
4 2 (1.61%) Finance
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (41.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (20.97%) Developer
3 20 (16.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (7.26%) Platform Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) Senior Technician
6 7 (5.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) DevOps Specialist
7 6 (4.84%) UNIX Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Junior
8 5 (4.03%) Android Developer
8 5 (4.03%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.23%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Agile Coach
10 3 (2.42%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.81%) LAMP
2 20 (16.13%) Web Services
3 16 (12.90%) .NET
4 12 (9.68%) REST
5 11 (8.87%) CSS
6 8 (6.45%) HTML
7 7 (5.65%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (4.84%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (4.84%) jQuery
8 6 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (4.03%) UIKit
10 3 (2.42%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.42%) Memcached
10 3 (2.42%) Backbone.js
10 3 (2.42%) JPA
10 3 (2.42%) JDBC
10 3 (2.42%) J2EE
10 3 (2.42%) XML
10 3 (2.42%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.16%) Open Source
2 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.06%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.26%) Client/Server
5 8 (6.45%) Clustering
6 4 (3.23%) User Experience
6 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.42%) RIA
7 3 (2.42%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 88 (70.97%) Linux
2 43 (34.68%) UNIX
3 18 (14.52%) Windows
4 14 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.84%) Android
6 5 (4.03%) Solaris
7 3 (2.42%) CentOS
7 3 (2.42%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.61%) Debian
9 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (66.13%) DevOps
2 74 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (33.06%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (32.26%) Scrum
5 37 (29.84%) Configuration Management
6 21 (16.94%) DSDM
7 17 (13.71%) TDD
8 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
9 12 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (8.87%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (8.06%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.26%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.26%) Test Automation
13 8 (6.45%) RUP
14 7 (5.65%) Kanban
15 6 (4.84%) Load Balancing
15 6 (4.84%) Content Management
16 5 (4.03%) Multithreading
16 5 (4.03%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (75.00%) Python
2 66 (53.23%) Bash Shell
3 57 (45.97%) PHP
4 41 (33.06%) JavaScript
5 39 (31.45%) Java
6 38 (30.65%) SQL
7 24 (19.35%) C#
7 24 (19.35%) C++
8 15 (12.10%) Shell Script
9 10 (8.06%) Perl
10 5 (4.03%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.61%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.81%) VB6
12 1 (0.81%) Scala
12 1 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.81%) XAML
12 1 (0.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.81%) VB
12 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (25.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) vSphere
2 11 (8.87%) Firmware
3 5 (4.03%) Xen
3 5 (4.03%) XenServer
4 2 (1.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 70 (56.45%) Opscode Chef
2 59 (47.58%) Puppet
3 28 (22.58%) Cobbler
4 24 (19.35%) Tivoli
5 6 (4.84%) Opsview
6 5 (4.03%) Salt
7 4 (3.23%) HAProxy
7 4 (3.23%) Nagios
8 3 (2.42%) Hyperic
8 3 (2.42%) Graphite
9 2 (1.61%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (18.55%) VMware
2 22 (17.74%) Oracle
3 17 (13.71%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.65%) Cisco
5 3 (2.42%) Remedy
5 3 (2.42%) Riverbed
5 3 (2.42%) EMC
5 3 (2.42%) F5
5 3 (2.42%) Tealeaf
5 3 (2.42%) Splunk
5 3 (2.42%) Percona
6 1 (0.81%) Empirix
6 1 (0.81%) Nokia
6 1 (0.81%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.81%) Sony
6 1 (0.81%) Perforce
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Compuware
6 1 (0.81%) HP
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24 - £27 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago