Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 115 115
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 16 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.02% 1.07% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 2.16% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 23
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,210 £53,750 £41,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -

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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 792 1158 1220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 50.29% 49.53% 49.96%
Number of salaries quoted 719 1041 1050
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,500 £24,725
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 +5 7 £32,500 -23.53%
Newport - 5 £36,375 - 1
Bridgend - 2 £50,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £50,000 -
Ruby
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) Python
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) DevOps
6 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
6 7 (43.75%) Node.js
7 6 (37.50%) Apache Spark
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) Scala
7 6 (37.50%) BDD
8 5 (31.25%) SaaS
8 5 (31.25%) PaaS
8 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
8 5 (31.25%) Django
8 5 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (31.25%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) Go
8 5 (31.25%) R
9 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (25.00%) C++
9 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming

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 (37.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) PaaS
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (18.75%) MySQL
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data
6 1 (6.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Node.js
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 5 (31.25%) Django
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) Ehcache
5 3 (18.75%) Google Maps API
5 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
5 3 (18.75%) JMS
5 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
8 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
8 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
8 1 (6.25%) OOD
8 1 (6.25%) OOP
8 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) Scala
6 5 (31.25%) Go
6 5 (31.25%) R
7 4 (25.00%) C++
8 3 (18.75%) PHP
9 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
9 1 (6.25%) C
9 1 (6.25%) Fortran
9 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
9 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
1 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
1 1 (6.25%) IEC 62304
1 1 (6.25%) MISRA
1 1 (6.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Google
Newport
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