Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 78 118
Rank change year-on-year -23 +40 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.11% 2.09% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 4.32% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 27
South Wales median annual salary £53,250 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.88% -3.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £55,349 £85,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +21.43%

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 South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 917 672 1,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 56.60% 48.38% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 784 613 1,029
South Wales median annual salary £40,250 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.92% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,175 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.11% +4.47% +7.14%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in South Wales

Ruby
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Ruby in South Wales

Ruby
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in South Wales

Ruby
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -19 13 £58,000 +56.76% 1
Newport +2 4 £48,500 -7.97%
Ruby
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) DevOps
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Python
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (44.44%) Node.js
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) SAS
7 6 (33.33%) R
7 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 6 (33.33%) Go
7 6 (33.33%) User Experience
7 6 (33.33%) Apache Spark
8 5 (27.78%) HDFS
8 5 (27.78%) Kibana
8 5 (27.78%) Sqoop
8 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (27.78%) Scala
8 5 (27.78%) PaaS
8 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) SCVMM
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (22.22%) YAML
9 4 (22.22%) TDD
9 4 (22.22%) JSON
9 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 6 (33.33%) SAS
2 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (27.78%) PaaS
4 4 (22.22%) IaaS
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (27.78%) Sqoop
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) JMeter
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
3 4 (22.22%) AWS Architect
3 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Azure Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Internet Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Node.js
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
2 4 (22.22%) YAML
3 3 (16.67%) Ajax
3 3 (16.67%) Django
3 3 (16.67%) pytest
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) DevOps
3 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) API Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 1 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) Go
4 6 (33.33%) R
5 5 (27.78%) Scala
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 2 (11.11%) Perl
8 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Kibana
2 4 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 2 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) SAP