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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 148 149 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -64
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 58 26 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.19% 0.74% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 1.42% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 52 19 78
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,200 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2233 1828 1927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.91% 51.80% 55.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 1470 1663
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £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 23 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 23 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 +3 57 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Bradford - 2 £40,000 -
Halifax -11 1 £37,500 +19.04%
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 77 (64.71%) PHP
2 63 (52.94%) Python
3 57 (47.90%) JavaScript
4 55 (46.22%) Scrum
5 52 (43.70%) MySQL
5 52 (43.70%) Linux
6 49 (41.18%) Java
7 48 (40.34%) Perl
8 44 (36.97%) Open Source
9 42 (35.29%) DevOps
10 40 (33.61%) LAMP
11 36 (30.25%) Puppet
12 35 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (27.73%) Git (software)
14 30 (25.21%) Apache
14 30 (25.21%) Tomcat
15 28 (23.53%) Web Services
16 27 (22.69%) TDD
17 26 (21.85%) CSS
18 25 (21.01%) C++
18 25 (21.01%) Content Management
19 24 (20.17%) Internet
19 24 (20.17%) HTML
19 24 (20.17%) E-Commerce
19 24 (20.17%) Degree
20 23 (19.33%) Ruby on Rails
20 23 (19.33%) WebLogic
20 23 (19.33%) J2EE
21 22 (18.49%) Solaris
21 22 (18.49%) XML

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 30 (25.21%) Apache
1 30 (25.21%) Tomcat
2 23 (19.33%) WebLogic
3 22 (18.49%) WebSphere
4 19 (15.97%) WebLogic Portal
5 15 (12.61%) Node.js
6 7 (5.88%) WordPress
7 5 (4.20%) nginx
8 3 (2.52%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.52%) CMS
8 3 (2.52%) CICS
9 2 (1.68%) Drupal
9 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.84%) Jetty
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.52%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.52%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.52%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.17%) Internet
2 21 (17.65%) HTTP
3 19 (15.97%) AMQP
4 3 (2.52%) tcpdump
4 3 (2.52%) Firewall
4 3 (2.52%) SSH
4 3 (2.52%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.52%) DHCP
4 3 (2.52%) VPN
4 3 (2.52%) DNS
4 3 (2.52%) SSL
5 2 (1.68%) Intranet
6 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.84%) SAN
6 1 (0.84%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (43.70%) MySQL
2 18 (15.13%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.72%) Redis
5 5 (4.20%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.52%) Riak
7 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.68%) HBase
9 1 (0.84%) Big Data
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (27.73%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.92%) Selenium
3 12 (10.08%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.24%) Behat
5 9 (7.56%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.20%) Grunt
6 5 (4.20%) Maven
6 5 (4.20%) Ant
6 5 (4.20%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.36%) JUnit
8 3 (2.52%) Subversion
9 1 (0.84%) NUnit
9 1 (0.84%) RSpec
9 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (8.40%) Games
2 5 (4.20%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Advertising
4 3 (2.52%) Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (57.98%) Developer
2 20 (16.81%) Architect
3 19 (15.97%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (15.13%) Senior Developer
4 18 (15.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (13.45%) Senior Architect
6 15 (12.61%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 12 (10.08%) PHP Developer
7 12 (10.08%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Technician
10 4 (3.36%) Technical Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) LAMP Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (3.36%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.61%) LAMP
2 28 (23.53%) Web Services
3 26 (21.85%) CSS
4 24 (20.17%) HTML
5 23 (19.33%) J2EE
5 23 (19.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 22 (18.49%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (18.49%) XML
6 22 (18.49%) ActiveMQ
7 18 (15.13%) .NET
8 9 (7.56%) Hibernate
9 8 (6.72%) jQuery
10 7 (5.88%) Grails
11 6 (5.04%) CSS3
12 5 (4.20%) HTML5
12 5 (4.20%) Spring
12 5 (4.20%) JDBC
13 4 (3.36%) JPA
13 4 (3.36%) Sass
14 3 (2.52%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.97%) Open Source
2 19 (15.97%) Symmetrix
2 19 (15.97%) Clustering
2 19 (15.97%) RIA
3 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.52%) W3C
5 3 (2.52%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.68%) NHS
6 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.68%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.68%) Social Network
7 1 (0.84%) BBC
7 1 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Xbox
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 52 (43.70%) Linux
2 22 (18.49%) Solaris
3 7 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.04%) UNIX
5 3 (2.52%) Windows
5 3 (2.52%) zOS
5 3 (2.52%) CentOS
6 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.22%) Scrum
2 42 (35.29%) DevOps
3 35 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (22.69%) TDD
5 25 (21.01%) Content Management
6 24 (20.17%) E-Commerce
7 19 (15.97%) UML
7 19 (15.97%) Project Management
7 19 (15.97%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (15.97%) Network Load Balancing
7 19 (15.97%) High Availability
7 19 (15.97%) Load Testing
8 18 (15.13%) OOP
9 16 (13.45%) MVC
10 15 (12.61%) Software Engineering
11 12 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (10.08%) BDD
12 10 (8.40%) Test Management
12 10 (8.40%) Automation Testing
12 10 (8.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 77 (64.71%) PHP
2 63 (52.94%) Python
3 57 (47.90%) JavaScript
4 49 (41.18%) Java
5 48 (40.34%) Perl
6 25 (21.01%) C++
7 22 (18.49%) C#
7 22 (18.49%) Bash Shell
8 19 (15.97%) SQL
9 13 (10.92%) PHP5
10 7 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 7 (5.88%) Objective-C
11 6 (5.04%) Groovy
12 4 (3.36%) Scala
13 3 (2.52%) COBOL
13 3 (2.52%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.68%) ActionScript
14 2 (1.68%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (1.68%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 24 (20.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (30.25%) Puppet
2 17 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (8.40%) Opsview
4 7 (5.88%) Nagios
5 5 (4.20%) Capistrano
6 4 (3.36%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.68%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.84%) Salt
8 1 (0.84%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 20 (16.81%) EMC
2 19 (15.97%) Cisco
2 19 (15.97%) F5
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle
4 8 (6.72%) VMware
5 6 (5.04%) Zend
6 4 (3.36%) JBoss
6 4 (3.36%) Remedy
7 3 (2.52%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.52%) Riverbed
7 3 (2.52%) Google
7 3 (2.52%) Tealeaf
7 3 (2.52%) Splunk
7 3 (2.52%) Twitter
8 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.68%) Facebook
8 2 (1.68%) Sony
9 1 (0.84%) NetApp
9 1 (0.84%) Adobe
9 1 (0.84%) Percona
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