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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 162 152 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -57
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 47 36 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.92% 0.97% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 1.93% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 83
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2249 1869 2284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.89% 50.16% 59.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 1579 1997
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,106 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 -7 46 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Bradford - 1 £38,500 -
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 79 (71.17%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (65.77%) PHP
3 69 (62.16%) Python
4 64 (57.66%) Linux
5 60 (54.05%) Scrum
6 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
7 55 (49.55%) DevOps
8 48 (43.24%) LAMP
9 47 (42.34%) MySQL
10 44 (39.64%) Java
11 41 (36.94%) Open Source
12 38 (34.23%) Puppet
12 38 (34.23%) Perl
13 35 (31.53%) Apache
14 31 (27.93%) Bash Shell
15 30 (27.03%) Git (software)
16 27 (24.32%) Degree
16 27 (24.32%) Tomcat
17 25 (22.52%) Web Services
18 24 (21.62%) C++
18 24 (21.62%) Clustering
19 23 (20.72%) Content Management
19 23 (20.72%) Opscode Chef
20 22 (19.82%) RabbitMQ
20 22 (19.82%) WebSphere
20 22 (19.82%) ActiveMQ
20 22 (19.82%) TDD
20 22 (19.82%) XML
20 22 (19.82%) WebLogic
20 22 (19.82%) Solaris

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (31.53%) Apache
2 27 (24.32%) Tomcat
3 22 (19.82%) WebLogic
3 22 (19.82%) WebSphere
4 19 (17.12%) WebLogic Portal
5 18 (16.22%) Node.js
6 11 (9.91%) nginx
7 4 (3.60%) WordPress
8 3 (2.70%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.70%) CICS
9 1 (0.90%) IIS
9 1 (0.90%) CMS
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.90%) Drupal
9 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.80%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) HTTP
1 20 (18.02%) Internet
2 19 (17.12%) AMQP
3 2 (1.80%) tcpdump
3 2 (1.80%) DHCP
3 2 (1.80%) Firewall
3 2 (1.80%) SSH
3 2 (1.80%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.80%) VPN
3 2 (1.80%) DNS
3 2 (1.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (42.34%) MySQL
2 19 (17.12%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.81%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.41%) Redis
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.70%) Riak
6 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 18 (16.22%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.81%) Cucumber
3 12 (10.81%) Selenium
4 11 (9.91%) CruiseControl
4 11 (9.91%) Behat
5 6 (5.41%) Grunt
6 4 (3.60%) Maven
6 4 (3.60%) Ant
6 4 (3.60%) JUnit
7 3 (2.70%) Subversion
8 2 (1.80%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.80%) Hudson
9 1 (0.90%) RSpec
9 1 (0.90%) NUnit
General
1 9 (8.11%) Games
2 5 (4.50%) Advertising
3 1 (0.90%) Finance
3 1 (0.90%) Banking
3 1 (0.90%) Retail
3 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (43.24%) Developer
2 29 (26.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (18.92%) Architect
4 19 (17.12%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (14.41%) Senior Developer
5 16 (14.41%) Senior Architect
6 15 (13.51%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 11 (9.91%) Test Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.31%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.41%) UNIX Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) UNIX Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) DevOps Specialist
11 5 (4.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Principal Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) Senior Technician
12 4 (3.60%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (43.24%) LAMP
2 25 (22.52%) Web Services
3 22 (19.82%) XML
3 22 (19.82%) ActiveMQ
3 22 (19.82%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (18.02%) J2EE
5 18 (16.22%) CSS
6 17 (15.32%) HTML
7 13 (11.71%) .NET
7 13 (11.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (7.21%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.50%) Spring
9 5 (4.50%) Grails
10 4 (3.60%) jQuery
10 4 (3.60%) JDBC
11 3 (2.70%) WSDL
11 3 (2.70%) XML Schema
11 3 (2.70%) JAXB
11 3 (2.70%) Java EE
11 3 (2.70%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.94%) Open Source
2 24 (21.62%) Clustering
3 19 (17.12%) Symmetrix
3 19 (17.12%) RIA
4 6 (5.41%) User Experience
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.70%) W3C
6 3 (2.70%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (57.66%) Linux
2 22 (19.82%) Solaris
3 14 (12.61%) UNIX
4 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.70%) Windows
5 3 (2.70%) CentOS
5 3 (2.70%) zOS
6 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (71.17%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (54.05%) Scrum
3 55 (49.55%) DevOps
4 23 (20.72%) Content Management
5 22 (19.82%) TDD
6 21 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (17.12%) High Availability
7 19 (17.12%) Test Planning
7 19 (17.12%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (17.12%) Network Load Balancing
7 19 (17.12%) Load Testing
7 19 (17.12%) Project Management
7 19 (17.12%) UML
8 16 (14.41%) E-Commerce
9 13 (11.71%) Software Engineering
10 10 (9.01%) OOP
10 10 (9.01%) Automation Testing
10 10 (9.01%) Test Management
11 9 (8.11%) Kanban
11 9 (8.11%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 73 (65.77%) PHP
2 69 (62.16%) Python
3 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
4 44 (39.64%) Java
5 38 (34.23%) Perl
6 31 (27.93%) Bash Shell
7 24 (21.62%) C++
8 18 (16.22%) C#
9 17 (15.32%) SQL
10 9 (8.11%) Shell Script
11 8 (7.21%) PHP5
12 5 (4.50%) Scala
13 4 (3.60%) Groovy
14 3 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (2.70%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.70%) COBOL
15 2 (1.80%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.90%) VB
16 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (24.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.02%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Varnish
2 2 (1.80%) Xen
2 2 (1.80%) XenServer
2 2 (1.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (34.23%) Puppet
2 23 (20.72%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.21%) Opsview
4 7 (6.31%) Cobbler
5 6 (5.41%) Tivoli
5 6 (5.41%) Capistrano
6 5 (4.50%) Nagios
7 3 (2.70%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (17.12%) Cisco
1 19 (17.12%) EMC
1 19 (17.12%) F5
2 10 (9.01%) Oracle
3 9 (8.11%) VMware
4 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.70%) Remedy
4 3 (2.70%) JBoss
4 3 (2.70%) Tealeaf
4 3 (2.70%) Splunk
4 3 (2.70%) Zend
4 3 (2.70%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.80%) Google
6 1 (0.90%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.90%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago