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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 125 173 215
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +42
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 133 91 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.89% 1.23% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 2.55% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 116 55 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
3618 3574 3057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 51.37% 48.23% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3083 2880 2483
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £23,500
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 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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
West Yorkshire +63 108 £40,000 -7.32% 7
South Yorkshire +3 14 £47,500 +37.68% 2
North Yorkshire -8 9 £31,000 -11.42% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £34,836 -
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 119 (48.57%) Linux
2 118 (48.16%) Python
3 109 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (35.92%) PHP
5 83 (33.88%) JavaScript
6 79 (32.24%) DevOps
7 69 (28.16%) Opscode Chef
8 68 (27.76%) Java
9 67 (27.35%) Git (software)
10 65 (26.53%) TDD
11 63 (25.71%) Bash Shell
12 62 (25.31%) CSS
12 62 (25.31%) HTML
13 61 (24.90%) Node.js
14 58 (23.67%) Puppet
15 56 (22.86%) C#
16 55 (22.45%) Configuration Management
17 54 (22.04%) .NET
18 49 (20.00%) NoSQL
18 49 (20.00%) UNIX
19 45 (18.37%) Degree
20 44 (17.96%) SQL
21 41 (16.73%) MVC
21 41 (16.73%) Ruby on Rails
21 41 (16.73%) Open Source
22 38 (15.51%) BDD
23 36 (14.69%) Internet
24 35 (14.29%) C++
25 33 (13.47%) ASP.NET
25 33 (13.47%) RESTful

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 61 (24.90%) Node.js
2 24 (9.80%) Apache
3 20 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.27%) CMS
5 6 (2.45%) Jetty
5 6 (2.45%) Drupal
6 5 (2.04%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.63%) nginx
8 3 (1.22%) IIS
9 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.41%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.61%) Heroku
2 10 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.27%) PaaS
4 5 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.04%) GitHub
4 5 (2.04%) MailChimp
5 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.82%) IaaS
6 2 (0.82%) SaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) Route 53
7 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.69%) Internet
2 15 (6.12%) VoIP
2 15 (6.12%) DNS
3 10 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.45%) SAN
5 4 (1.63%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) SMPP
6 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 32 (13.06%) SQL Server
3 30 (12.24%) MongoDB
4 27 (11.02%) MySQL
5 26 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (8.16%) Redis
7 10 (4.08%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.67%) SimpleDB
8 9 (3.67%) Couchbase
9 6 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.04%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.63%) Riak
11 4 (1.63%) HBase
12 3 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 67 (27.35%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.31%) Hudson
4 12 (4.90%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.67%) Selenium
5 9 (3.67%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.27%) Subversion
7 6 (2.45%) Behat
8 5 (2.04%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.63%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.63%) WATIR
10 3 (1.22%) Grunt
11 2 (0.82%) Bower
11 2 (0.82%) Mocha
11 2 (0.82%) JIRA
11 2 (0.82%) Maven
11 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.82%) JUnit
12 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.41%) JMeter
General
1 5 (2.04%) Finance
2 4 (1.63%) Marketing
3 3 (1.22%) Retail
4 2 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.41%) Law
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (57.55%) Developer
2 53 (21.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (11.43%) .NET Developer
4 27 (11.02%) Ruby Developer
5 26 (10.61%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 12 (4.90%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.49%) Junior
7 11 (4.49%) Software Developer
8 10 (4.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.08%) Technical Leader
9 9 (3.67%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (3.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.27%) Applications Developer
10 8 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.27%) Web Developer
11 7 (2.86%) Analyst
11 7 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (2.86%) Platform Engineer
12 6 (2.45%) Junior Developer
13 5 (2.04%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (25.31%) CSS
1 62 (25.31%) HTML
2 54 (22.04%) .NET
3 41 (16.73%) Ruby on Rails
4 33 (13.47%) ASP.NET
4 33 (13.47%) RESTful
5 31 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (11.02%) Entity Framework
7 27 (11.02%) .NET Framework
8 26 (10.61%) WCF
9 19 (7.76%) Web Services
9 19 (7.76%) jQuery
10 14 (5.71%) LAMP
10 14 (5.71%) AngularJS
11 12 (4.90%) HTML5
12 10 (4.08%) Backbone.js
12 10 (4.08%) REST
13 9 (3.67%) Memcached
13 9 (3.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.73%) Open Source
2 19 (7.76%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.90%) RIA
4 11 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.08%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.86%) Social Media
7 5 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.63%) User Experience
9 3 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.82%) iPhone
11 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 119 (48.57%) Linux
2 49 (20.00%) UNIX
3 32 (13.06%) Windows
4 17 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.49%) Android
6 9 (3.67%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.86%) Debian
8 4 (1.63%) CentOS
8 4 (1.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (32.24%) DevOps
3 65 (26.53%) TDD
4 55 (22.45%) Configuration Management
5 41 (16.73%) MVC
6 38 (15.51%) BDD
7 30 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (12.24%) Scrum
8 28 (11.43%) Web Application Development
9 27 (11.02%) Software Engineering
10 20 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (6.94%) Software Delivery
12 16 (6.53%) OO
12 16 (6.53%) E-Commerce
12 16 (6.53%) Incident Management
13 13 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (5.31%) DSDM
13 13 (5.31%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (4.90%) Kanban
15 10 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (48.16%) Python
2 88 (35.92%) PHP
3 83 (33.88%) JavaScript
4 68 (27.76%) Java
5 63 (25.71%) Bash Shell
6 56 (22.86%) C#
7 44 (17.96%) SQL
8 35 (14.29%) C++
9 23 (9.39%) Perl
10 17 (6.94%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.04%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.63%) C
13 3 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.82%) VB
14 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (18.37%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (6.12%) vSphere
2 12 (4.90%) Firmware
3 5 (2.04%) Xen
4 3 (1.22%) XenServer
4 3 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.82%) KVM
5 2 (0.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 69 (28.16%) Opscode Chef
2 58 (23.67%) Puppet
3 31 (12.65%) Cobbler
4 27 (11.02%) Tivoli
5 17 (6.94%) Salt
6 2 (0.82%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.41%) Nagios
7 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.41%) Ansible
7 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.41%) Opsview
7 1 (0.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 21 (8.57%) Red Hat
2 16 (6.53%) VMware
3 14 (5.71%) Oracle
4 6 (2.45%) Cisco
5 4 (1.63%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.22%) Percona
7 2 (0.82%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.82%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.82%) HP
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) EMC
8 1 (0.41%) Compuware
8 1 (0.41%) Empirix
8 1 (0.41%) NetApp
8 1 (0.41%) Perforce
8 1 (0.41%) Sony
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) Sage
8 1 (0.41%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.41%) Akamai
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Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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iSource IT
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £55,120
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Salary: £55,120
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