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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 66 78
Rank change year-on-year +34 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 52 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.73% 2.43% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.15% 4.45% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 18 13
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.25% +4.44%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 428 427 545
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 63.60% 54.60% 55.16%
Number of salaries quoted 373 381 464
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +27 43 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 59 (76.62%) JavaScript
2 40 (51.95%) Python
3 34 (44.16%) TDD
3 34 (44.16%) BDD
4 30 (38.96%) RESTful
4 30 (38.96%) Oracle
5 29 (37.66%) Git (software)
6 28 (36.36%) Java
7 27 (35.06%) .NET
8 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (32.47%) SQL
9 25 (32.47%) Node.js
10 24 (31.17%) High Availability
10 24 (31.17%) NoSQL
10 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (31.17%) .NET Framework
10 24 (31.17%) WCF
10 24 (31.17%) Entity Framework
10 24 (31.17%) KnockoutJS
10 24 (31.17%) Web Application Development
10 24 (31.17%) AngularJS
10 24 (31.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (31.17%) SQL Server 2014
10 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 24 (31.17%) Code First Entity Framework
10 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
10 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET
10 24 (31.17%) C#
10 24 (31.17%) Music Industry

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 13 (16.88%) CloudStack
1 13 (16.88%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.90%) JBoss
2 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) NoSQL
1 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
1 24 (31.17%) SQL Server 2014
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (37.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.19%) Subversion
5 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.30%) Ant
6 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.30%) Hudson
6 1 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (31.17%) Music Industry
2 14 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (70.13%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) .NET Developer
3 21 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Software Developer
5 11 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Platform Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Python Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Scala Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) RESTful
2 27 (35.06%) .NET
3 25 (32.47%) Node.js
4 24 (31.17%) .NET Framework
4 24 (31.17%) AngularJS
4 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET
4 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 24 (31.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (31.17%) Code First Entity Framework
4 24 (31.17%) Entity Framework
4 24 (31.17%) KnockoutJS
4 24 (31.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 24 (31.17%) WCF
5 21 (27.27%) HTML
6 17 (22.08%) CSS
7 15 (19.48%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (9.09%) Web Services
9 4 (5.19%) HTML5
10 1 (1.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Unix
3 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.49%) CentOS
5 3 (3.90%) Windows
6 1 (1.30%) Debian
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) BDD
1 34 (44.16%) TDD
2 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.17%) High Availability
3 24 (31.17%) MVC
3 24 (31.17%) Web Application Development
4 21 (27.27%) DevOps
4 21 (27.27%) Web Development
5 19 (24.68%) Scrum
6 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (16.88%) DSDM
7 13 (16.88%) RUP
8 12 (15.58%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.79%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.19%) Open Source
12 3 (3.90%) OWASP
12 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 59 (76.62%) JavaScript
2 40 (51.95%) Python
3 28 (36.36%) Java
4 25 (32.47%) SQL
5 24 (31.17%) C#
6 19 (24.68%) Bash Shell
7 17 (22.08%) Go
7 17 (22.08%) Scala
8 13 (16.88%) Shell Script
9 12 (15.58%) PL/SQL
10 8 (10.39%) PHP
11 3 (3.90%) C
11 3 (3.90%) C++
11 3 (3.90%) Perl
12 2 (2.60%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) AWS Certification
2 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) vSphere
1 13 (16.88%) Xen
1 13 (16.88%) XenServer
2 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (24.68%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (24.68%) Puppet
2 13 (16.88%) Cobbler
2 13 (16.88%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.19%) Ansible
3 4 (5.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Oracle
2 13 (16.88%) EnterpriseDB
3 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.30%) Citrix
5 1 (1.30%) VMware
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