Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 64 59
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 +37
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 128 190 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.50% 3.90% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.59% 7.74% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 109 173 208
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,700 £62,000 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,941 2,455 2,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 53.11% 50.33% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,635 2,175 2,545
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,298 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Leeds

Ruby
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Leeds

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 112 (87.50%) Python
2 87 (67.97%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (51.56%) Linux
4 63 (49.22%) Amazon AWS
5 61 (47.66%) DevOps
6 54 (42.19%) Java
7 49 (38.28%) Configuration Management
7 49 (38.28%) Puppet
8 47 (36.72%) C#
9 46 (35.94%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (33.59%) Jenkins
11 40 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
11 40 (31.25%) Open Source
11 40 (31.25%) Scrum
12 38 (29.69%) Bash Shell
12 38 (29.69%) Test Automation
13 37 (28.91%) Selenium
14 36 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
15 35 (27.34%) SQL
16 33 (25.78%) Finance
17 32 (25.00%) DSDM
18 30 (23.44%) Unix
19 29 (22.66%) JavaScript
20 28 (21.88%) TDD
21 27 (21.09%) Software Engineering
21 27 (21.09%) Cobbler
22 26 (20.31%) Ansible
22 26 (20.31%) Mentoring
22 26 (20.31%) SDET
23 25 (19.53%) Docker

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.81%) CloudStack
1 10 (7.81%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.91%) JBoss
3 4 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.34%) Confluence
4 3 (2.34%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.56%) Apache
5 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 63 (49.22%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.38%) G Suite
3 12 (9.38%) Office 365
4 10 (7.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (7.03%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.91%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (3.91%) Amazon SageMaker
6 5 (3.91%) GitHub
7 2 (1.56%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.78%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) HTTP
2 4 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (3.13%) Firewall
2 4 (3.13%) VoIP
3 2 (1.56%) LAN
3 2 (1.56%) SAN
3 2 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) MongoDB
2 14 (10.94%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.91%) Amazon Aurora
3 5 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (3.91%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (3.91%) Data Lake
3 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.91%) Pentaho
3 5 (3.91%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (1.56%) MySQL
5 1 (0.78%) Redis
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (33.59%) Jenkins
2 37 (28.91%) Selenium
3 21 (16.41%) Cucumber
4 18 (14.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (14.06%) Git (software)
5 17 (13.28%) JMeter
6 16 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 15 (11.72%) SoapUI
8 12 (9.38%) Appium
8 12 (9.38%) JIRA
9 11 (8.59%) Buildbot
9 11 (8.59%) Ranorex
10 10 (7.81%) Gatling
10 10 (7.81%) NeoLoad
10 10 (7.81%) WATIR
10 10 (7.81%) WebLOAD
11 8 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (5.47%) TeamCity
13 5 (3.91%) GitLab
14 4 (3.13%) Trac
General
1 33 (25.78%) Finance
2 19 (14.84%) Retail
3 9 (7.03%) Marketing
4 4 (3.13%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (38.28%) Developer
2 34 (26.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (26.56%) Platform Engineer
3 22 (17.19%) AWS Engineer
3 22 (17.19%) Linux Engineer
4 21 (16.41%) AWS DevOps
4 21 (16.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 20 (15.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 20 (15.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 17 (13.28%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (12.50%) Developer in Test
8 15 (11.72%) Lead Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Python Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Software Developer
10 10 (7.81%) Lead Software Developer
11 7 (5.47%) Test Automation Developer
12 6 (4.69%) Automation Test Lead
12 6 (4.69%) Test Architect
12 6 (4.69%) Test Automation Architect
12 6 (4.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) Ruby on Rails
1 19 (14.84%) Web Services
2 17 (13.28%) CSS
2 17 (13.28%) HTML
3 16 (12.50%) Node.js
4 13 (10.16%) HTML5
4 13 (10.16%) jQuery
5 12 (9.38%) Ajax
6 9 (7.03%) Django
7 8 (6.25%) Pylons
7 8 (6.25%) Pyramid
7 8 (6.25%) web2py
8 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.47%) Gherkin
8 7 (5.47%) RESTful
9 6 (4.69%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (2.34%) React
10 3 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.34%) Vue.js
11 2 (1.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.03%) User Experience
3 7 (5.47%) Fintech
4 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (51.56%) Linux
2 30 (23.44%) Unix
3 16 (12.50%) CentOS
4 12 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.25%) Windows
6 6 (4.69%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.13%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.13%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.34%) Android
8 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (67.97%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (47.66%) DevOps
3 49 (38.28%) Configuration Management
4 46 (35.94%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (31.25%) Open Source
5 40 (31.25%) Scrum
6 38 (29.69%) Test Automation
7 32 (25.00%) DSDM
8 28 (21.88%) TDD
9 27 (21.09%) Software Engineering
10 26 (20.31%) Mentoring
10 26 (20.31%) SDET
11 24 (18.75%) Deployment Automation
12 21 (16.41%) Software Testing
13 19 (14.84%) BDD
13 19 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (14.84%) RUP
14 14 (10.94%) Web Development
15 13 (10.16%) Kanban
15 13 (10.16%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 112 (87.50%) Python
2 54 (42.19%) Java
3 47 (36.72%) C#
4 38 (29.69%) Bash Shell
5 35 (27.34%) SQL
6 29 (22.66%) JavaScript
7 22 (17.19%) C
7 22 (17.19%) C++
8 20 (15.63%) Shell Script
9 19 (14.84%) PHP
10 17 (13.28%) Scala
11 5 (3.91%) T-SQL
12 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.34%) Perl
14 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.78%) Elixir
14 1 (0.78%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.81%) AWS Certification
2 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) RHCE
3 4 (3.13%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.56%) CISSP
4 2 (1.56%) Degree
4 2 (1.56%) GPEN
4 2 (1.56%) GWAPT
4 2 (1.56%) GXPN
4 2 (1.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) Docker
2 10 (7.81%) vSphere
3 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.13%) pfSense
3 4 (3.13%) Xen
3 4 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (38.28%) Puppet
2 36 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (21.09%) Cobbler
4 26 (20.31%) Ansible
5 19 (14.84%) Tivoli
6 17 (13.28%) Terraform
7 10 (7.81%) Kubernetes
8 7 (5.47%) Consul
8 7 (5.47%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (5.47%) Packer
9 6 (4.69%) Prometheus
10 4 (3.13%) Grafana
10 4 (3.13%) Graphite
10 4 (3.13%) ZABBIX
11 3 (2.34%) Salt
12 2 (1.56%) Capistrano
12 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (1.56%) Kibana
12 2 (1.56%) logstash
13 1 (0.78%) Rancher
Vendors
1 19 (14.84%) EnterpriseDB
1 19 (14.84%) Oracle
2 18 (14.06%) VMware
3 13 (10.16%) Google
4 12 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.59%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.69%) Splunk
7 2 (1.56%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.56%) HP