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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 45 60
Rank change year-on-year +25 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 47 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 10.17% 2.43% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.22% 4.53% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 47 9 15
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £48,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £61,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.66% -  

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 273 265 423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 59.09% 53.75% 58.34%
Number of salaries quoted 796 530 900
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,250 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 70 (77.78%) Python
2 67 (74.44%) Oracle
3 66 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 56 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (58.89%) SQL
6 51 (56.67%) Java
7 48 (53.33%) HTML
7 48 (53.33%) CSS
7 48 (53.33%) Scala
7 48 (53.33%) Go
8 37 (41.11%) RESTful
8 37 (41.11%) Scrum
9 34 (37.78%) Test Automation
10 31 (34.44%) PL/SQL
10 31 (34.44%) Oracle Forms
10 31 (34.44%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (25.56%) .NET
12 22 (24.44%) Web Services
12 22 (24.44%) Unix
12 22 (24.44%) DevOps
13 21 (23.33%) C#
13 21 (23.33%) TDD
14 20 (22.22%) Git (software)
15 19 (21.11%) Computer Science
15 19 (21.11%) XenServer
15 19 (21.11%) EnterpriseDB
15 19 (21.11%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (21.11%) vSphere
15 19 (21.11%) Puppet
15 19 (21.11%) Opscode Chef

Ruby
Co-occurring 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 19 (21.11%) CloudStack
1 19 (21.11%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.56%) JBoss
2 5 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.44%) Oracle Reports
2 18 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (34.44%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.33%) Ant
3 3 (3.33%) Maven
4 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.22%) Subversion
4 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (20.00%) Music Industry
2 3 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (78.89%) Developer
2 35 (38.89%) Software Developer
3 19 (21.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 17 (18.89%) Platform Engineer
6 16 (17.78%) Web Developer
7 15 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
7 15 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
7 15 (16.67%) Python Developer
7 15 (16.67%) Scala Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Ruby Engineer
8 2 (2.22%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Engineer
9 1 (1.11%) Senior SQL Developer
9 1 (1.11%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.33%) CSS
1 48 (53.33%) HTML
2 37 (41.11%) RESTful
3 23 (25.56%) .NET
4 22 (24.44%) Web Services
5 18 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 18 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 18 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (20.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 18 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 18 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 18 (20.00%) Node.js
5 18 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (3.33%) Java EE
6 3 (3.33%) SOAP
6 3 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Unix
2 19 (21.11%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) Solaris
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.11%) Scrum
3 34 (37.78%) Test Automation
4 22 (24.44%) DevOps
5 21 (23.33%) TDD
6 19 (21.11%) Configuration Management
6 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (21.11%) Data Modelling
6 19 (21.11%) DSDM
6 19 (21.11%) RUP
6 19 (21.11%) Software Engineering
7 18 (20.00%) BDD
7 18 (20.00%) High Availability
7 18 (20.00%) MVC
7 18 (20.00%) Web Application Development
8 16 (17.78%) Web Development
9 3 (3.33%) Coaching
9 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.22%) Auto-Scaling
10 2 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 70 (77.78%) Python
2 66 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 53 (58.89%) SQL
4 51 (56.67%) Java
5 48 (53.33%) Go
5 48 (53.33%) Scala
6 31 (34.44%) PL/SQL
7 21 (23.33%) C#
8 19 (21.11%) Bash Shell
8 19 (21.11%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 17 (18.89%) AWS Certification
3 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (21.11%) vSphere
1 19 (21.11%) Xen
1 19 (21.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (21.11%) Cobbler
1 19 (21.11%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (21.11%) Puppet
1 19 (21.11%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.22%) Ansible
2 2 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (74.44%) Oracle
2 19 (21.11%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago