Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 69 31
Rank change year-on-year -7 -38 +52
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 27 31 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.25% 2.41% 7.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.43% 4.17% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 103
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -26.09% +15.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £56,000 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -13.64% +22.22%

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 610 744 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 50.79% 57.94% 61.93%
Number of salaries quoted 516 634 749
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,125 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -7 25 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Doncaster - 2 £32,500 -
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 23 (85.19%) Python
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) Go
3 13 (48.15%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
6 10 (37.04%) Web Development
6 10 (37.04%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
6 10 (37.04%) TypeScript
6 10 (37.04%) React
6 10 (37.04%) ES6
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (29.63%) Docker
8 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
9 7 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (25.93%) Open Source
9 7 (25.93%) Puppet
9 7 (25.93%) Node.js
9 7 (25.93%) DevOps
9 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (25.93%) MVC
10 6 (22.22%) Perl
10 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
10 6 (22.22%) Terraform
10 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 6 (22.22%) Decision-Making

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 4 (14.81%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.70%) GitHub
4 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) GitLab
4 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) AWS Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (14.81%) React Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Support
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) React
3 7 (25.93%) Node.js
4 3 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) REST
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
1 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Debian
2 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 10 (37.04%) Web Development
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 7 (25.93%) MVC
5 7 (25.93%) Open Source
6 6 (22.22%) Decision-Making
6 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) Manual Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Microservices
7 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
7 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
8 4 (14.81%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Python
2 17 (62.96%) Go
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) C#
4 10 (37.04%) ES6
4 10 (37.04%) TypeScript
5 6 (22.22%) Perl
6 5 (18.52%) C
7 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 4 (14.81%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) PHP
8 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) LPIC
2 3 (11.11%) RHCE
2 3 (11.11%) RHCSA
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) NCSC
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
2 4 (14.81%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Terraform
3 5 (18.52%) Ansible
4 4 (14.81%) Juju
4 4 (14.81%) Kubernetes
4 4 (14.81%) Packer
5 3 (11.11%) Consul
5 3 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (11.11%) Grafana
5 3 (11.11%) Nagios
5 3 (11.11%) Opsview
6 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) SaltStack