Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 51 78
Rank change year-on-year -39 +27 +35
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 92 243 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.81% 4.82% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.44% 8.95% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 61 214 159
Leeds median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £43,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £66,750 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +22.22%

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 1,692 2,714 2,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 51.76% 53.79% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 2,420 2,538
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,175
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 26 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 79 (85.87%) Python
2 72 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (51.09%) Java
5 44 (47.83%) Scrum
6 43 (46.74%) Amazon AWS
7 42 (45.65%) Finance
8 40 (43.48%) C#
9 39 (42.39%) DSDM
10 38 (41.30%) Test Automation
11 37 (40.22%) Software Engineering
12 36 (39.13%) Selenium
12 36 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
12 36 (39.13%) SDET
13 35 (38.04%) DevOps
14 34 (36.96%) Linux
15 32 (34.78%) TDD
15 32 (34.78%) Jenkins
16 31 (33.70%) Mentoring
17 30 (32.61%) Puppet
18 29 (31.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 28 (30.43%) C++
19 28 (30.43%) C
20 27 (29.35%) BDD
20 27 (29.35%) Scala
21 26 (28.26%) Open Source
22 25 (27.17%) WebDriver
22 25 (27.17%) Cucumber
22 25 (27.17%) Google
22 25 (27.17%) Retail

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 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 43 (46.74%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (25.00%) G Suite
3 23 (25.00%) Office 365
4 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon SageMaker
6 2 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Firewall
1 2 (2.17%) HTTP
1 2 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.61%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.52%) MySQL
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.17%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.17%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.17%) Redis
4 2 (2.17%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 36 (39.13%) Selenium
2 32 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 29 (31.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 25 (27.17%) Cucumber
4 25 (27.17%) WebDriver
5 23 (25.00%) Appium
5 23 (25.00%) Buildbot
5 23 (25.00%) Gatling
5 23 (25.00%) JMeter
5 23 (25.00%) NeoLoad
5 23 (25.00%) Ranorex
5 23 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 23 (25.00%) WATIR
5 23 (25.00%) WebLOAD
6 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.52%) git-flow
8 5 (5.43%) GitLab
9 4 (4.35%) RSpec
10 2 (2.17%) CircleCI
10 2 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 42 (45.65%) Finance
2 25 (27.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (42.39%) Developer
2 28 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 23 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 23 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 19 (20.65%) Ruby Developer
5 18 (19.57%) Python Developer
6 17 (18.48%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (17.39%) AWS DevOps
7 16 (17.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 16 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (17.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 16 (17.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 15 (16.30%) Cloud Engineer
9 12 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (13.04%) Java Developer
9 12 (13.04%) Java Developer in Test
9 12 (13.04%) Java Scala Developer
9 12 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
9 12 (13.04%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (10.87%) CSS
2 10 (10.87%) HTML
3 9 (9.78%) Node.js
4 8 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (7.61%) jQuery
6 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.52%) React
6 6 (6.52%) Web Services
7 4 (4.35%) Kafka
7 4 (4.35%) Sass
7 4 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (4.35%) Vue.js
8 3 (3.26%) Ajax
8 3 (3.26%) Django
8 3 (3.26%) HTML5
8 3 (3.26%) Pylons
8 3 (3.26%) Pyramid
8 3 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.26%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.17%) Fintech
4 2 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) Unix
3 3 (3.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.17%) Android
4 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.09%) CentOS
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (47.83%) Scrum
4 39 (42.39%) DSDM
5 38 (41.30%) Test Automation
6 37 (40.22%) Software Engineering
7 36 (39.13%) SDET
8 35 (38.04%) DevOps
9 32 (34.78%) TDD
10 31 (33.70%) Mentoring
11 27 (29.35%) BDD
12 26 (28.26%) Open Source
13 23 (25.00%) Configuration Management
13 23 (25.00%) Kanban
13 23 (25.00%) Software Testing
14 19 (20.65%) Deployment Automation
14 19 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (17.39%) RUP
16 13 (14.13%) OOP
16 13 (14.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 79 (85.87%) Python
2 47 (51.09%) Java
3 40 (43.48%) C#
4 28 (30.43%) C
4 28 (30.43%) C++
5 27 (29.35%) Scala
6 23 (25.00%) PHP
7 20 (21.74%) SQL
8 19 (20.65%) Bash Shell
8 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
9 18 (19.57%) Shell Script
10 7 (7.61%) Perl
11 3 (3.26%) Go
11 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.17%) Groovy
12 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) OSCP
2 4 (4.35%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.35%) RHCE
2 4 (4.35%) RHCSA
3 3 (3.26%) CISSP
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 3 (3.26%) GPEN
3 3 (3.26%) GWAPT
3 3 (3.26%) GXPN
4 2 (2.17%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (2.17%) CREST Certified
4 2 (2.17%) Cyber Scheme
4 2 (2.17%) OSCE
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (17.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (32.61%) Puppet
2 22 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (17.39%) Cobbler
3 16 (17.39%) Tivoli
4 14 (15.22%) Kubernetes
5 13 (14.13%) Ansible
6 11 (11.96%) Terraform
7 5 (5.43%) Consul
7 5 (5.43%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (5.43%) Packer
8 4 (4.35%) Capistrano
8 4 (4.35%) Grafana
8 4 (4.35%) Kibana
8 4 (4.35%) logstash
9 3 (3.26%) Nagios
9 3 (3.26%) Opsview
9 3 (3.26%) Rancher
10 1 (1.09%) Graphite
10 1 (1.09%) Prometheus
10 1 (1.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Google
2 16 (17.39%) EnterpriseDB
2 16 (17.39%) Oracle
2 16 (17.39%) VMware
3 4 (4.35%) AppDynamics
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) Red Hat