The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 87 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 16 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.45% 1.04% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 2.06% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 16
Median salary £41,000 £48,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.46% +29.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,450 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,200 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 586 681 657
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 52.94% 50.44% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 498 592 566
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +9.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Ruby
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Wales

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Wales over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Wales

Ruby
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
South Wales +1 9 £42,500 -12.37% 1
North Wales - 4 £40,000 - 2
West Wales - 3 £43,000 -
Ruby
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 20 (60.61%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) C#
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
4 10 (30.30%) TDD
4 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
4 10 (30.30%) BDD
4 10 (30.30%) NoSQL
4 10 (30.30%) DevOps
5 9 (27.27%) Scrum
6 7 (21.21%) C++
6 7 (21.21%) PHP
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) MySQL
6 7 (21.21%) Selenium
7 6 (18.18%) WCF
7 6 (18.18%) Node.js
7 6 (18.18%) RESTful
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (18.18%) SQL
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.18%) Games
7 6 (18.18%) MVC
7 6 (18.18%) User Experience
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (18.18%) Web Application Development
8 5 (15.15%) SDLC

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.12%) JBoss
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 3 (9.09%) Mule
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) NoSQL
3 7 (21.21%) MySQL
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (15.15%) Big Data
5 5 (15.15%) Sqoop
6 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
6 4 (12.12%) HBase
6 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.21%) Selenium
3 4 (12.12%) JIRA
4 3 (9.09%) NUnit
4 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
4 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (18.18%) Games
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (18.18%) Node.js
2 6 (18.18%) RESTful
2 6 (18.18%) WCF
3 5 (15.15%) WPF
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.12%) Code First Entity Framework
4 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
4 4 (12.12%) LAMP
4 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.09%) Google Maps API
5 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.09%) JMS
5 3 (9.09%) Spring
5 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) VxWorks
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) BDD
2 10 (30.30%) DevOps
2 10 (30.30%) TDD
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 6 (18.18%) MVC
4 6 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 5 (15.15%) SDLC
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) CRUD
6 3 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) C#
4 7 (21.21%) C++
4 7 (21.21%) PHP
5 6 (18.18%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.15%) Scala
7 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.12%) Go
7 4 (12.12%) Perl
8 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.06%) C
10 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
10 1 (3.03%) Fortran
10 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.03%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.03%) MISRA
2 1 (3.03%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) HDFS
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Cloudera
1 4 (12.12%) Google
1 4 (12.12%) Hortonworks
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
1 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.09%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) F5
3 1 (3.03%) Facebook
3 1 (3.03%) Radware
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
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