Period
to 25 July 2017

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

Ruby
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 126 111
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 26 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.22% 0.93% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 1.84% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 31
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £41,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 1074 1357 1387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 50.26% 50.39% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1194 1164
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 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
South Wales +9 16 £42,500 - 2
North Wales - 6 £40,000 - 1
West Wales - 4 £43,000 - 1
Ruby
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (50.00%) Node.js
3 12 (46.15%) BDD
3 12 (46.15%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) TDD
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 11 (42.31%) DevOps
5 9 (34.62%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) WCF
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (30.77%) RESTful
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
7 7 (26.92%) SaaS
7 7 (26.92%) CSS
7 7 (26.92%) WPF
8 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (23.08%) Marketing
8 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 6 (23.08%) Scrum

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 6 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) SaaS
2 5 (19.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
5 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 3 (11.54%) MySQL
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data
7 1 (3.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) NUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Junior
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.69%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.85%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Node.js
2 11 (42.31%) .NET
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (30.77%) RESTful
3 8 (30.77%) WCF
4 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 7 (26.92%) WPF
5 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 6 (23.08%) Code First Entity Framework
5 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
5 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) Django
6 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) VxWorks
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) BDD
2 12 (46.15%) TDD
3 11 (42.31%) DevOps
4 9 (34.62%) MVC
5 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
8 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.54%) CRUD
9 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Load Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Scala
5 5 (19.23%) Go
5 5 (19.23%) R
6 4 (15.38%) C++
7 3 (11.54%) PHP
7 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
8 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.85%) C
9 1 (3.85%) Fortran
9 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.85%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.85%) IEC 62304
1 1 (3.85%) MISRA
1 1 (3.85%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Google
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32500.00 - £40249.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Flintshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
GoCompare
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago