The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 26 53 66
Rank change year-on-year +27 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 39 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 8.42% 2.86% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.03% 5.33% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 14
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 278 338 426
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 60.04% 53.65% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 231 309 367
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Sheffield

Ruby
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Sheffield

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Sheffield over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Sheffield

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 41 (71.93%) JavaScript
2 33 (57.89%) Python
3 28 (49.12%) Git (software)
3 28 (49.12%) RESTful
4 26 (45.61%) .NET
4 26 (45.61%) Oracle
5 24 (42.11%) Node.js
6 23 (40.35%) High Availability
6 23 (40.35%) KnockoutJS
6 23 (40.35%) Web Application Development
6 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (40.35%) BDD
6 23 (40.35%) NoSQL
6 23 (40.35%) Entity Framework
6 23 (40.35%) AngularJS
6 23 (40.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (40.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 23 (40.35%) Code First Entity Framework
6 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
6 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
6 23 (40.35%) C#
6 23 (40.35%) MVC
6 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (40.35%) TDD
6 23 (40.35%) Music Industry
6 23 (40.35%) .NET Framework
6 23 (40.35%) WCF
7 22 (38.60%) SQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 12 (21.05%) CloudStack
1 12 (21.05%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.26%) JBoss
2 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) NoSQL
1 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
1 23 (40.35%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (49.12%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.02%) Subversion
5 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.75%) Ant
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.75%) Hudson
6 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (40.35%) Music Industry
2 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (64.91%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) .NET Developer
3 20 (35.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Platform Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Java Scala Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Python Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Scala Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Ruby Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (49.12%) RESTful
2 26 (45.61%) .NET
3 24 (42.11%) Node.js
4 23 (40.35%) .NET Framework
4 23 (40.35%) AngularJS
4 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
4 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (40.35%) Code First Entity Framework
4 23 (40.35%) Entity Framework
4 23 (40.35%) KnockoutJS
4 23 (40.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 23 (40.35%) WCF
5 14 (24.56%) CSS
5 14 (24.56%) HTML
6 6 (10.53%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Unix
3 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.77%) CentOS
5 3 (5.26%) Windows
6 1 (1.75%) Debian
6 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (40.35%) BDD
1 23 (40.35%) High Availability
1 23 (40.35%) MVC
1 23 (40.35%) TDD
1 23 (40.35%) Web Application Development
2 20 (35.09%) DevOps
3 17 (29.82%) Scrum
4 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
4 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.05%) DSDM
5 12 (21.05%) RUP
6 10 (17.54%) Automated Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.77%) Web Development
8 4 (7.02%) Open Source
9 3 (5.26%) Auto-Scaling
9 3 (5.26%) OWASP
9 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (71.93%) JavaScript
2 33 (57.89%) Python
3 23 (40.35%) C#
4 22 (38.60%) SQL
5 18 (31.58%) Bash Shell
6 15 (26.32%) Java
7 14 (24.56%) Go
7 14 (24.56%) Scala
8 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
9 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
10 5 (8.77%) PHP
11 1 (1.75%) Groovy
11 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) AWS Certification
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) vSphere
1 12 (21.05%) Xen
1 12 (21.05%) XenServer
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (31.58%) Puppet
2 12 (21.05%) Cobbler
2 12 (21.05%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.02%) Ansible
3 4 (7.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Oracle
2 12 (21.05%) EnterpriseDB
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
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