Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 61 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 23 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.11% 3.18% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.22% 5.49% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 37
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.29% -3.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,250 £30,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 545 638 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 50.05% 58.00% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 425 555 612
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,450 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in South Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in South Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in South Yorkshire

Ruby
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Sheffield -12 16 £38,750 -10.40% 3
Doncaster - 7 £37,500 - 1
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
3 9 (39.13%) Puppet
4 8 (34.78%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
5 7 (30.43%) Node.js
6 6 (26.09%) CSS3
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (26.09%) HTML5
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) Web Design
6 6 (26.09%) Internet
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) User Experience
6 6 (26.09%) TypeScript
6 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
6 6 (26.09%) Vue.js
7 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Spring
7 5 (21.74%) CMS
8 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.70%) Serverless
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.04%) Redis
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) CF BOSH
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (26.09%) HTML Developer
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Web Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior IT Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Middleware Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (13.04%) MongoDB Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) Node.js
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) CSS3
3 6 (26.09%) HTML5
3 6 (26.09%) Vue.js
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) Middleware
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.70%) RESTful
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (4.35%) Code First Entity Framework
7 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
3 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) Web Design
5 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) IT Strategy
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
6 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.70%) MVVM
7 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) TypeScript
4 5 (21.74%) PHP
5 4 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) Perl
5 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 3 (13.04%) Scala
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 2 (8.70%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PMO
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft