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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 150 137 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -50
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 59 37 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.18% 1.02% 2.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 2.01% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 89
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +21.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
2188 1838 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.84% 50.48% 57.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1726 1513 1848
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 £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 August 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 August 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 +2 57 £42,500 - 7
Bradford - 3 £38,500 -
Huddersfield -5 1 £37,500 -
Halifax -12 1 £37,500 +19.04%
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 73 (65.18%) PHP
2 65 (58.04%) Python
3 61 (54.46%) Scrum
4 60 (53.57%) Linux
5 52 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 52 (46.43%) DevOps
6 49 (43.75%) MySQL
7 45 (40.18%) LAMP
8 44 (39.29%) Java
8 44 (39.29%) Open Source
9 42 (37.50%) Perl
10 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (35.71%) Puppet
12 35 (31.25%) Apache
13 30 (26.79%) Git (software)
14 28 (25.00%) Bash Shell
14 28 (25.00%) Tomcat
15 26 (23.21%) Web Services
16 25 (22.32%) Degree
16 25 (22.32%) TDD
17 24 (21.43%) C++
18 23 (20.54%) Content Management
18 23 (20.54%) Clustering
19 22 (19.64%) WebSphere
19 22 (19.64%) ActiveMQ
19 22 (19.64%) XML
19 22 (19.64%) WebLogic
19 22 (19.64%) Solaris
19 22 (19.64%) RabbitMQ
20 21 (18.75%) QA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (31.25%) Apache
2 28 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 22 (19.64%) WebSphere
3 22 (19.64%) WebLogic
4 19 (16.96%) WebLogic Portal
5 16 (14.29%) Node.js
6 8 (7.14%) nginx
7 4 (3.57%) WordPress
8 3 (2.68%) CICS
8 3 (2.68%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.89%) CMS
9 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.89%) Drupal
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.86%) HTTP
2 19 (16.96%) AMQP
2 19 (16.96%) Internet
3 3 (2.68%) SSH
3 3 (2.68%) Firewall
3 3 (2.68%) DHCP
3 3 (2.68%) SSL
3 3 (2.68%) VPN
3 3 (2.68%) DNS
3 3 (2.68%) tcpdump
3 3 (2.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.75%) MySQL
2 17 (15.18%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.61%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.36%) Redis
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.68%) Riak
7 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.61%) Selenium
2 13 (11.61%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.82%) Behat
5 8 (7.14%) CruiseControl
6 6 (5.36%) Grunt
7 4 (3.57%) Ant
7 4 (3.57%) JUnit
7 4 (3.57%) Maven
8 3 (2.68%) Subversion
9 1 (0.89%) NUnit
9 1 (0.89%) RSpec
9 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (8.93%) Games
2 4 (3.57%) Advertising
3 3 (2.68%) Finance
4 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (47.32%) Developer
2 26 (23.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (18.75%) Architect
4 19 (16.96%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (14.29%) Senior Architect
5 16 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 12 (10.71%) Test Engineer
8 9 (8.04%) PHP Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) UNIX Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) UNIX Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Technician
10 5 (4.46%) Principal Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 4 (3.57%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.18%) LAMP
2 26 (23.21%) Web Services
3 22 (19.64%) ActiveMQ
3 22 (19.64%) XML
3 22 (19.64%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (17.86%) J2EE
5 18 (16.07%) CSS
6 17 (15.18%) HTML
7 15 (13.39%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (10.71%) .NET
9 8 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.46%) Spring
10 5 (4.46%) Grails
11 4 (3.57%) JDBC
12 3 (2.68%) JAXB
12 3 (2.68%) WSDL
12 3 (2.68%) XML Schema
12 3 (2.68%) CSS3
12 3 (2.68%) Sass
12 3 (2.68%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (39.29%) Open Source
2 23 (20.54%) Clustering
3 19 (16.96%) RIA
3 19 (16.96%) Symmetrix
4 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.68%) W3C
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 60 (53.57%) Linux
2 22 (19.64%) Solaris
3 11 (9.82%) UNIX
4 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.57%) Windows
6 3 (2.68%) zOS
6 3 (2.68%) CentOS
7 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (54.46%) Scrum
2 52 (46.43%) DevOps
3 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (22.32%) TDD
5 23 (20.54%) Content Management
6 20 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 19 (16.96%) High Availability
7 19 (16.96%) Network Load Balancing
7 19 (16.96%) Load Testing
7 19 (16.96%) Project Management
7 19 (16.96%) UML
7 19 (16.96%) Technical Architecture
8 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (12.50%) OOP
10 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
11 12 (10.71%) MVC
12 10 (8.93%) Automation Testing
12 10 (8.93%) Test Management
13 9 (8.04%) Kanban
13 9 (8.04%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (65.18%) PHP
2 65 (58.04%) Python
3 52 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 44 (39.29%) Java
5 42 (37.50%) Perl
6 28 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 24 (21.43%) C++
8 18 (16.07%) C#
9 14 (12.50%) SQL
10 10 (8.93%) PHP5
11 9 (8.04%) Shell Script
12 5 (4.46%) Scala
13 4 (3.57%) Groovy
13 4 (3.57%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.68%) COBOL
14 3 (2.68%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.89%) VB6
15 1 (0.89%) XAML
15 1 (0.89%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.89%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) Varnish
2 2 (1.79%) vSphere
2 2 (1.79%) XenServer
2 2 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (35.71%) Puppet
2 20 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.04%) Opsview
4 6 (5.36%) Capistrano
4 6 (5.36%) Nagios
5 4 (3.57%) Cobbler
6 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.68%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (16.96%) F5
1 19 (16.96%) EMC
1 19 (16.96%) Cisco
2 9 (8.04%) VMware
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle
3 4 (3.57%) Zend
4 3 (2.68%) Google
4 3 (2.68%) JBoss
4 3 (2.68%) Remedy
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.68%) Splunk
4 3 (2.68%) Tealeaf
4 3 (2.68%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.79%) Twitter
6 1 (0.89%) Facebook
6 1 (0.89%) EnterpriseDB
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago