Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 55 92
Rank change year-on-year -13 +37 +74
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 193 242 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.95% 4.49% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.74% 8.32% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 175 207 190
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year +8.11% -5.13% +8.33%

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 2493 2910 3751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 51.00% 54.02% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 2561 3044
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 154 (79.79%) Python
2 113 (58.55%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (58.03%) Opscode Chef
4 110 (56.99%) DevOps
5 104 (53.89%) Linux
6 94 (48.70%) Puppet
7 88 (45.60%) Bash Shell
8 81 (41.97%) Java
9 77 (39.90%) Amazon AWS
10 76 (39.38%) Continuous Integration
11 74 (38.34%) Jenkins
12 66 (34.20%) SQL
13 61 (31.61%) Ansible
14 53 (27.46%) Configuration Management
15 51 (26.42%) Oracle
16 49 (25.39%) Test Automation
17 48 (24.87%) C#
18 46 (23.83%) DSDM
18 46 (23.83%) Scrum
18 46 (23.83%) Git (software)
18 46 (23.83%) Node.js
19 40 (20.73%) Docker
20 38 (19.69%) RUP
21 37 (19.17%) Shell Script
22 36 (18.65%) JavaScript
23 35 (18.13%) PHP
23 35 (18.13%) Unix
23 35 (18.13%) Red Hat
24 33 (17.10%) Cobbler
25 32 (16.58%) Web Services

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 28 (14.51%) OpenStack
2 20 (10.36%) CloudStack
3 11 (5.70%) JBoss
3 11 (5.70%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.18%) Jetty
4 10 (5.18%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.15%) Tornado
6 3 (1.55%) Apache
6 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.04%) Confluence
7 2 (1.04%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 77 (39.90%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (5.18%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (4.15%) G Suite
5 8 (4.15%) IaaS
5 8 (4.15%) Loggly
5 8 (4.15%) Office 365
5 8 (4.15%) Sumo Logic
6 7 (3.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (3.63%) GitHub
7 6 (3.11%) Slack
8 3 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.55%) SaaS
9 2 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.04%) Serverless
10 1 (0.52%) Boomi
10 1 (0.52%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.22%) Internet
2 8 (4.15%) AMQP
2 8 (4.15%) Firewall
3 5 (2.59%) SAN
4 4 (2.07%) Network Security
5 3 (1.55%) LAN
5 3 (1.55%) NAS
5 3 (1.55%) WAN
6 2 (1.04%) DHCP
6 2 (1.04%) DMZ
6 2 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.04%) VPN
7 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.88%) MySQL
2 19 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (8.29%) Riak
4 15 (7.77%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.18%) Big Data
5 10 (5.18%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.15%) Couchbase
6 8 (4.15%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.15%) Redis
6 8 (4.15%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.04%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 74 (38.34%) Jenkins
2 46 (23.83%) Git (software)
3 26 (13.47%) Selenium
3 26 (13.47%) Vagrant
4 22 (11.40%) Cucumber
5 19 (9.84%) Maven
6 12 (6.22%) Grunt
7 10 (5.18%) Appium
7 10 (5.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (5.18%) JBehave
8 9 (4.66%) JMeter
9 8 (4.15%) Buildbot
9 8 (4.15%) FitNesse
9 8 (4.15%) Ranorex
9 8 (4.15%) SoapUI
10 7 (3.63%) Gatling
11 5 (2.59%) LoadRunner
11 5 (2.59%) WATIR
12 4 (2.07%) Mocha
12 4 (2.07%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (7.25%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Retail
3 6 (3.11%) Advertising
4 5 (2.59%) Games
5 2 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (37.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (29.02%) Developer
3 32 (16.58%) Platform Engineer
4 31 (16.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 27 (13.99%) Linux Engineer
6 25 (12.95%) AWS Engineer
7 24 (12.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 23 (11.92%) Administrator
9 21 (10.88%) AWS DevOps
9 21 (10.88%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (10.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 19 (9.84%) Automation Engineer
12 17 (8.81%) Linux Administrator
13 15 (7.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (7.77%) Senior Developer
14 13 (6.74%) Full Stack Developer
15 12 (6.22%) Java Developer
16 11 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
17 10 (5.18%) DevOps Administrator
18 8 (4.15%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.83%) Node.js
2 32 (16.58%) Web Services
3 31 (16.06%) AngularJS
3 31 (16.06%) HTML
4 30 (15.54%) CSS
5 26 (13.47%) .NET
6 20 (10.36%) jQuery
7 17 (8.81%) HTML5
7 17 (8.81%) Spring
7 17 (8.81%) Spring Boot
8 16 (8.29%) Apache Camel
8 16 (8.29%) Kafka
8 16 (8.29%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (7.77%) Elastic Stack
10 13 (6.74%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (5.70%) Hibernate
11 11 (5.70%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (4.66%) Gherkin
13 8 (4.15%) CSS3
13 8 (4.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.18%) NHS
2 8 (4.15%) PMI
2 8 (4.15%) Public Cloud
3 5 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.55%) Online Games
6 2 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.04%) iPad
6 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (53.89%) Linux
2 35 (18.13%) Unix
3 25 (12.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (7.77%) Debian
5 5 (2.59%) CentOS
6 4 (2.07%) Android
6 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.55%) AIX
7 3 (1.55%) HPUX
7 3 (1.55%) Solaris
7 3 (1.55%) Windows
8 2 (1.04%) SUSE
8 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (58.55%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (56.99%) DevOps
3 76 (39.38%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (27.46%) Configuration Management
5 49 (25.39%) Test Automation
6 46 (23.83%) DSDM
6 46 (23.83%) Scrum
7 38 (19.69%) RUP
8 32 (16.58%) TDD
9 30 (15.54%) BDD
10 29 (15.03%) Software Engineering
11 24 (12.44%) Web Development
12 19 (9.84%) Front End Development
13 17 (8.81%) Mentoring
14 16 (8.29%) Kanban
15 15 (7.77%) Open Source
16 13 (6.74%) OWASP
17 12 (6.22%) Performance Testing
18 10 (5.18%) Informatics
18 10 (5.18%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (79.79%) Python
2 88 (45.60%) Bash Shell
3 81 (41.97%) Java
4 66 (34.20%) SQL
5 48 (24.87%) C#
6 37 (19.17%) Shell Script
7 36 (18.65%) JavaScript
8 35 (18.13%) PHP
9 26 (13.47%) C++
10 16 (8.29%) Scala
11 12 (6.22%) Perl
12 11 (5.70%) C
12 11 (5.70%) Go
13 4 (2.07%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (7.25%) Degree
2 8 (4.15%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.59%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (20.73%) Docker
2 25 (12.95%) Xen
3 20 (10.36%) vSphere
4 19 (9.84%) XenServer
5 10 (5.18%) KVM
6 6 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 112 (58.03%) Opscode Chef
2 94 (48.70%) Puppet
3 61 (31.61%) Ansible
4 33 (17.10%) Cobbler
5 29 (15.03%) Packer
6 25 (12.95%) Tivoli
7 22 (11.40%) Salt
8 21 (10.88%) Terraform
9 13 (6.74%) Kubernetes
10 9 (4.66%) Nagios
11 8 (4.15%) Prometheus
11 8 (4.15%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.04%) Rancher
13 1 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 51 (26.42%) Oracle
2 35 (18.13%) Red Hat
3 28 (14.51%) EnterpriseDB
3 28 (14.51%) Google
4 24 (12.44%) VMware
5 18 (9.33%) SaltStack
6 16 (8.29%) New Relic
7 13 (6.74%) Rackspace
8 9 (4.66%) Splunk
9 5 (2.59%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.52%) Avature
12 1 (0.52%) Dell
12 1 (0.52%) HP
12 1 (0.52%) Perforce