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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 106 146 176
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 105 60 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.18% 1.19% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 2.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 92 43 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £28,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
2285 2396 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.49% 47.53% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1982 1709
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 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
Leeds +55 102 £40,000 +11.11% 10
Wakefield -4 2 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 108 (59.34%) Linux
2 93 (51.10%) Python
3 75 (41.21%) DevOps
4 74 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (40.66%) PHP
5 69 (37.91%) Opscode Chef
6 68 (37.36%) JavaScript
7 56 (30.77%) Java
7 56 (30.77%) Bash Shell
8 54 (29.67%) Puppet
9 50 (27.47%) Configuration Management
10 44 (24.18%) HTML
10 44 (24.18%) UNIX
10 44 (24.18%) CSS
11 43 (23.63%) SQL
12 36 (19.78%) Ruby on Rails
13 35 (19.23%) TDD
14 34 (18.68%) Windows
14 34 (18.68%) Git (software)
15 33 (18.13%) Degree
15 33 (18.13%) C++
16 31 (17.03%) Node.js
16 31 (17.03%) Cobbler
17 29 (15.93%) MongoDB
18 28 (15.38%) Internet
18 28 (15.38%) Scrum
19 27 (14.84%) Tivoli
19 27 (14.84%) Open Source
20 26 (14.29%) Heroku
20 26 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (17.03%) Node.js
2 22 (12.09%) Apache
3 17 (9.34%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.40%) CMS
5 6 (3.30%) Drupal
6 5 (2.75%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.10%) nginx
8 1 (0.55%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.55%) WordPress
8 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.55%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.29%) Heroku
2 9 (4.95%) PaaS
3 8 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.75%) GitHub
4 5 (2.75%) MailChimp
5 3 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.10%) Route 53
6 2 (1.10%) SaaS
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.38%) Internet
2 17 (9.34%) DNS
3 14 (7.69%) VoIP
4 6 (3.30%) SAN
5 3 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.10%) HTTP
6 2 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.55%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.55%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.93%) MongoDB
2 25 (13.74%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (13.19%) MySQL
4 20 (10.99%) NoSQL
4 20 (10.99%) Redis
5 9 (4.95%) Couchbase
5 9 (4.95%) SimpleDB
6 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.30%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.75%) Apache Hive
7 5 (2.75%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.20%) HBase
8 4 (2.20%) Riak
9 3 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.14%) Hudson
4 12 (6.59%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.85%) Selenium
5 7 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.75%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.20%) Behat
7 4 (2.20%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.65%) Grunt
9 2 (1.10%) Bower
9 2 (1.10%) Mocha
9 2 (1.10%) Subversion
9 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.10%) WATIR
10 1 (0.55%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.55%) JIRA
10 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.55%) JMeter
10 1 (0.55%) Sahi
General
1 4 (2.20%) Finance
2 3 (1.65%) Games
2 3 (1.65%) Marketing
3 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (0.55%) Law
4 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (51.10%) Developer
2 52 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
4 25 (13.74%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (5.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 10 (5.49%) Senior Developer
6 9 (4.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (4.95%) Platform Engineer
6 9 (4.95%) Technical Leader
7 8 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 7 (3.85%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Android Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (2.75%) iOS Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Lead Developer
10 5 (2.75%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.75%) PHP Developer
11 4 (2.20%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.18%) HTML
1 44 (24.18%) CSS
2 36 (19.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 22 (12.09%) .NET
4 18 (9.89%) Web Services
4 18 (9.89%) jQuery
5 15 (8.24%) LAMP
6 12 (6.59%) AngularJS
7 10 (5.49%) REST
8 8 (4.40%) HTML5
8 8 (4.40%) Memcached
8 8 (4.40%) Backbone.js
8 8 (4.40%) Ember.js
9 7 (3.85%) XML
10 5 (2.75%) JSON
10 5 (2.75%) UIKit
10 5 (2.75%) CSS3
11 3 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.65%) Sinatra
11 3 (1.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.84%) Open Source
2 16 (8.79%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.04%) RIA
3 11 (6.04%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.04%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.30%) Social Media
5 4 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.65%) User Experience
6 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.10%) iPhone
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 108 (59.34%) Linux
2 44 (24.18%) UNIX
3 34 (18.68%) Windows
4 16 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.04%) Android
6 9 (4.95%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.20%) Debian
8 3 (1.65%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.10%) CentOS
10 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.21%) DevOps
2 74 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (27.47%) Configuration Management
4 35 (19.23%) TDD
5 28 (15.38%) Scrum
6 26 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.64%) Software Engineering
8 17 (9.34%) Incident Management
8 17 (9.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (9.34%) Software Delivery
9 14 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (7.69%) OO
9 14 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.14%) DSDM
10 13 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (6.04%) Kanban
12 10 (5.49%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (5.49%) MVC
13 9 (4.95%) Pair Programming
14 8 (4.40%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 93 (51.10%) Python
2 74 (40.66%) PHP
3 68 (37.36%) JavaScript
4 56 (30.77%) Java
4 56 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 43 (23.63%) SQL
6 33 (18.13%) C++
7 26 (14.29%) C#
8 17 (9.34%) Shell Script
9 15 (8.24%) Perl
10 5 (2.75%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.65%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.65%) C
12 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (18.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.79%) vSphere
2 13 (7.14%) Firmware
3 3 (1.65%) Xen
3 3 (1.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 69 (37.91%) Opscode Chef
2 54 (29.67%) Puppet
3 31 (17.03%) Cobbler
4 27 (14.84%) Tivoli
5 16 (8.79%) Salt
6 2 (1.10%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.55%) Ansible
7 1 (0.55%) Opsview
7 1 (0.55%) Graphite
7 1 (0.55%) Nagios
7 1 (0.55%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (9.34%) Red Hat
2 16 (8.79%) VMware
3 14 (7.69%) Oracle
4 6 (3.30%) Cisco
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.10%) Sony
5 2 (1.10%) Percona
5 2 (1.10%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.55%) Perforce
6 1 (0.55%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.55%) Tealeaf
6 1 (0.55%) Splunk
6 1 (0.55%) Compuware
6 1 (0.55%) HP
6 1 (0.55%) Empirix
6 1 (0.55%) Nokia
6 1 (0.55%) IBM
6 1 (0.55%) Sage
6 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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