The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 151 139 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -49
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 56 29 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 0.81% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 1.59% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51 22 76
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2215 1828 1974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.36% 51.23% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1464 1700
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
Yorkshire

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -5 55 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Bradford - 2 £40,000 -
Huddersfield -8 1 £37,500 -
Halifax -9 1 £37,500 +19.04%
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 76 (66.09%) PHP
2 62 (53.91%) Python
3 56 (48.70%) JavaScript
3 56 (48.70%) Scrum
4 53 (46.09%) Linux
5 52 (45.22%) MySQL
6 48 (41.74%) Perl
7 46 (40.00%) Java
7 46 (40.00%) Open Source
8 42 (36.52%) LAMP
9 41 (35.65%) DevOps
10 37 (32.17%) Puppet
11 34 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (27.83%) Apache
13 31 (26.96%) Git (software)
14 30 (26.09%) Tomcat
15 29 (25.22%) TDD
16 28 (24.35%) Web Services
17 25 (21.74%) Content Management
18 24 (20.87%) CSS
18 24 (20.87%) Degree
19 23 (20.00%) WebLogic
19 23 (20.00%) C++
19 23 (20.00%) E-Commerce
20 22 (19.13%) Internet
20 22 (19.13%) HTML
20 22 (19.13%) XML
20 22 (19.13%) Solaris
20 22 (19.13%) ActiveMQ
20 22 (19.13%) WebSphere

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (27.83%) Apache
2 30 (26.09%) Tomcat
3 23 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 22 (19.13%) WebSphere
5 19 (16.52%) WebLogic Portal
6 15 (13.04%) Node.js
7 7 (6.09%) WordPress
8 5 (4.35%) nginx
9 3 (2.61%) GlassFish
9 3 (2.61%) CMS
9 3 (2.61%) CICS
10 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.87%) Drupal
11 1 (0.87%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.61%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.13%) Internet
2 21 (18.26%) HTTP
3 19 (16.52%) AMQP
4 3 (2.61%) tcpdump
4 3 (2.61%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.61%) SSH
4 3 (2.61%) Firewall
4 3 (2.61%) DHCP
4 3 (2.61%) VPN
4 3 (2.61%) DNS
4 3 (2.61%) SSL
5 1 (0.87%) NAS
5 1 (0.87%) SAN
5 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (45.22%) MySQL
2 18 (15.65%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.30%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.96%) Redis
5 5 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.61%) Riak
7 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.74%) HBase
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (26.96%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.30%) Selenium
3 12 (10.43%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.57%) Behat
5 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.35%) Grunt
6 5 (4.35%) Maven
6 5 (4.35%) CruiseControl
6 5 (4.35%) Ant
7 4 (3.48%) JUnit
8 3 (2.61%) Subversion
9 1 (0.87%) RSpec
9 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.87%) NUnit
General
1 11 (9.57%) Games
2 4 (3.48%) Advertising
3 3 (2.61%) Finance
4 2 (1.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (57.39%) Developer
2 20 (17.39%) Architect
3 19 (16.52%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (15.65%) Senior Developer
5 17 (14.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (13.91%) Senior Architect
7 15 (13.04%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 12 (10.43%) Test Engineer
9 11 (9.57%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Technician
10 5 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.48%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Ruby Developer
11 4 (3.48%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (36.52%) LAMP
2 28 (24.35%) Web Services
3 24 (20.87%) CSS
4 22 (19.13%) HTML
4 22 (19.13%) XML
4 22 (19.13%) ActiveMQ
4 22 (19.13%) RabbitMQ
5 21 (18.26%) J2EE
6 19 (16.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 16 (13.91%) .NET
8 9 (7.83%) Hibernate
9 6 (5.22%) jQuery
9 6 (5.22%) CSS3
10 5 (4.35%) Grails
10 5 (4.35%) Spring
10 5 (4.35%) JDBC
11 4 (3.48%) JPA
11 4 (3.48%) HTML5
12 3 (2.61%) Memcached
12 3 (2.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (40.00%) Open Source
2 19 (16.52%) Symmetrix
2 19 (16.52%) Clustering
2 19 (16.52%) RIA
3 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.61%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.61%) W3C
6 2 (1.74%) NHS
6 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.74%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.74%) Social Network
6 2 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.87%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 53 (46.09%) Linux
2 22 (19.13%) Solaris
3 7 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.35%) UNIX
5 3 (2.61%) CentOS
5 3 (2.61%) zOS
5 3 (2.61%) Windows
6 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (48.70%) Scrum
2 41 (35.65%) DevOps
3 34 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (25.22%) TDD
5 25 (21.74%) Content Management
6 23 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 19 (16.52%) Project Management
7 19 (16.52%) UML
7 19 (16.52%) Network Load Balancing
7 19 (16.52%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (16.52%) Load Testing
7 19 (16.52%) High Availability
8 17 (14.78%) OOP
9 16 (13.91%) MVC
10 13 (11.30%) Software Engineering
11 12 (10.43%) BDD
12 11 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (8.70%) Test Management
13 10 (8.70%) Automation Testing
14 8 (6.96%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 76 (66.09%) PHP
2 62 (53.91%) Python
3 56 (48.70%) JavaScript
4 48 (41.74%) Perl
5 46 (40.00%) Java
6 23 (20.00%) C++
7 21 (18.26%) Bash Shell
8 20 (17.39%) C#
9 18 (15.65%) SQL
10 13 (11.30%) PHP5
11 6 (5.22%) Shell Script
11 6 (5.22%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.48%) Scala
12 4 (3.48%) Groovy
13 3 (2.61%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (2.61%) COBOL
14 2 (1.74%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.87%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.87%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 24 (20.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 37 (32.17%) Puppet
2 16 (13.91%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.70%) Opsview
4 7 (6.09%) Nagios
5 5 (4.35%) Capistrano
6 4 (3.48%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.87%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.87%) Salt
7 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) EMC
2 19 (16.52%) Cisco
2 19 (16.52%) F5
3 8 (6.96%) VMware
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle
4 5 (4.35%) Zend
5 4 (3.48%) JBoss
5 4 (3.48%) Remedy
6 3 (2.61%) Splunk
6 3 (2.61%) Tealeaf
6 3 (2.61%) Twitter
6 3 (2.61%) Google
6 3 (2.61%) Riverbed
6 3 (2.61%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.74%) Sony
7 2 (1.74%) Facebook
8 1 (0.87%) Percona
8 1 (0.87%) NetApp
8 1 (0.87%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 23 days ago