The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 171 156 113
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -43
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 80 64 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.10% 1.19% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 2.37% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 70 63 112
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Ruby
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3435 2705 3342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.44% 50.35% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2229 2867
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 £50,000 £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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Yorkshire region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire -18 49 £42,500 +13.33% 9
North Yorkshire -2 15 £35,000 +7.69% 4
South Yorkshire -26 15 £37,500 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £27,000 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 94 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (53.18%) Linux
3 91 (52.60%) Python
4 80 (46.24%) PHP
5 74 (42.77%) JavaScript
6 65 (37.57%) Java
7 62 (35.84%) Git (software)
8 61 (35.26%) Perl
8 61 (35.26%) Puppet
9 59 (34.10%) MySQL
9 59 (34.10%) Scrum
10 55 (31.79%) DevOps
11 52 (30.06%) Bash Shell
12 50 (28.90%) Open Source
13 49 (28.32%) LAMP
13 49 (28.32%) TDD
14 46 (26.59%) UNIX
15 44 (25.43%) Web Services
15 44 (25.43%) Internet
16 43 (24.86%) Tomcat
17 37 (21.39%) NoSQL
18 36 (20.81%) Apache
19 35 (20.23%) J2EE
19 35 (20.23%) Degree
20 34 (19.65%) C#
20 34 (19.65%) Node.js
21 33 (19.08%) Amazon AWS
22 32 (18.50%) HTML
22 32 (18.50%) Opscode Chef
23 29 (16.76%) CSS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 43 (24.86%) Tomcat
2 36 (20.81%) Apache
3 34 (19.65%) Node.js
4 22 (12.72%) WebLogic
4 22 (12.72%) WebSphere
5 19 (10.98%) WebLogic Portal
6 16 (9.25%) nginx
7 15 (8.67%) Jetty
8 4 (2.31%) WordPress
8 4 (2.31%) CMS
9 3 (1.73%) IIS
9 3 (1.73%) CICS
9 3 (1.73%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.08%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.14%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (5.20%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (4.62%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.73%) Google Apps
5 3 (1.73%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.43%) Internet
2 20 (11.56%) HTTP
3 19 (10.98%) AMQP
4 12 (6.94%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.78%) DNS
5 10 (5.78%) SAN
5 10 (5.78%) NAS
6 8 (4.62%) Firewall
6 8 (4.62%) DHCP
6 8 (4.62%) VPN
7 5 (2.89%) SNMP
7 5 (2.89%) VLAN
7 5 (2.89%) Network Security
8 3 (1.73%) tcpdump
8 3 (1.73%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.73%) SSH
8 3 (1.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (34.10%) MySQL
2 37 (21.39%) NoSQL
3 21 (12.14%) SQL Server
4 17 (9.83%) MongoDB
5 13 (7.51%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.47%) Redis
8 3 (1.73%) Riak
8 3 (1.73%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.58%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 62 (35.84%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.45%) Cucumber
3 18 (10.40%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.94%) Selenium
5 11 (6.36%) CruiseControl
5 11 (6.36%) Behat
5 11 (6.36%) RSpec
6 10 (5.78%) JIRA
7 9 (5.20%) Maven
8 6 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.47%) Subversion
8 6 (3.47%) Grunt
9 4 (2.31%) Ant
9 4 (2.31%) JUnit
10 1 (0.58%) NUnit
10 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.58%) Gradle
10 1 (0.58%) Hudson
General
1 9 (5.20%) Games
2 5 (2.89%) Advertising
3 1 (0.58%) Finance
3 1 (0.58%) Banking
3 1 (0.58%) Retail
3 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (47.98%) Developer
2 28 (16.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (13.29%) UNIX Engineer
4 21 (12.14%) Architect
5 19 (10.98%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (10.40%) Senior Developer
7 16 (9.25%) .NET Developer
7 16 (9.25%) Senior Architect
7 16 (9.25%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (8.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 14 (8.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 11 (6.36%) Test Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Senior UNIX Engineer
12 9 (5.20%) PHP Developer
12 9 (5.20%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 9 (5.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 6 (3.47%) DevOps Specialist
13 6 (3.47%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (3.47%) UNIX Systems Engineer
13 6 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.32%) LAMP
2 44 (25.43%) Web Services
3 35 (20.23%) J2EE
4 32 (18.50%) HTML
5 29 (16.76%) CSS
5 29 (16.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 28 (16.18%) .NET
7 22 (12.72%) XML
7 22 (12.72%) ActiveMQ
7 22 (12.72%) RabbitMQ
8 18 (10.40%) RESTful
9 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET
9 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (5.78%) Backbone.js
10 10 (5.78%) AngularJS
10 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (5.78%) WCF
11 8 (4.62%) Hibernate
11 8 (4.62%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 50 (28.90%) Open Source
2 24 (13.87%) Clustering
3 20 (11.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 19 (10.98%) RIA
4 19 (10.98%) Symmetrix
5 13 (7.51%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.78%) User Experience
6 10 (5.78%) Social Media
6 10 (5.78%) BBC
7 7 (4.05%) Digital Media
8 6 (3.47%) Telematics
8 6 (3.47%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.73%) W3C
9 3 (1.73%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 92 (53.18%) Linux
2 46 (26.59%) UNIX
3 22 (12.72%) Solaris
4 10 (5.78%) Ubuntu
4 10 (5.78%) Windows
5 9 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.47%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.31%) Debian
8 3 (1.73%) CentOS
8 3 (1.73%) zOS
9 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (34.10%) Scrum
3 55 (31.79%) DevOps
4 49 (28.32%) TDD
5 29 (16.76%) MVC
6 25 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (13.87%) BDD
8 23 (13.29%) Content Management
9 22 (12.72%) OO
10 19 (10.98%) UML
10 19 (10.98%) Project Management
10 19 (10.98%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (10.98%) High Availability
10 19 (10.98%) Load Testing
10 19 (10.98%) Network Load Balancing
10 19 (10.98%) Test Planning
11 18 (10.40%) Load Balancing
12 17 (9.83%) E-Commerce
13 16 (9.25%) Web Application Development
14 13 (7.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (52.60%) Python
2 80 (46.24%) PHP
3 74 (42.77%) JavaScript
4 65 (37.57%) Java
5 61 (35.26%) Perl
6 52 (30.06%) Bash Shell
7 34 (19.65%) C#
8 25 (14.45%) C++
9 20 (11.56%) SQL
10 15 (8.67%) Shell Script
11 11 (6.36%) CoffeeScript
12 10 (5.78%) PHP5
13 8 (4.62%) RubyMotion
14 7 (4.05%) VB
14 7 (4.05%) VB.NET
15 5 (2.89%) Scala
16 4 (2.31%) Groovy
16 4 (2.31%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.73%) COBOL
18 2 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (20.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Xen
2 6 (3.47%) Varnish
3 5 (2.89%) KVM
4 2 (1.16%) XenServer
4 2 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (35.26%) Puppet
2 32 (18.50%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.78%) Capistrano
4 9 (5.20%) Opsview
5 7 (4.05%) Nagios
6 6 (3.47%) Ganglia
6 6 (3.47%) Cobbler
7 5 (2.89%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.31%) CFEngine
9 3 (1.73%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.58%) Salt
10 1 (0.58%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (16.76%) EMC
2 24 (13.87%) Cisco
3 19 (10.98%) F5
4 18 (10.40%) Facebook
5 13 (7.51%) Google
6 10 (5.78%) Apple
6 10 (5.78%) Sony
6 10 (5.78%) NetApp
6 10 (5.78%) Oracle
6 10 (5.78%) Yahoo!
7 9 (5.20%) Twitter
7 9 (5.20%) VMware
8 4 (2.31%) Vignette
8 4 (2.31%) Open Text
9 3 (1.73%) Remedy
9 3 (1.73%) Zend
9 3 (1.73%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.73%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.73%) JBoss
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago