Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 88 96
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 119 178 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.85% 3.24% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 6.17% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 95 156 173
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,550
90th Percentile £69,500 £75,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.17%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,131 2,885 3,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.04% 52.57% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,856 2,424 2,903
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,310 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Leeds -14 96 £55,000 - 21
Halifax - 12 £42,500 -
Sowerby Bridge - 8 £39,700 -
Wakefield +4 1 £27,000 -40.00% 2
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 93 (78.15%) Python
2 89 (74.79%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (63.03%) DevOps
4 66 (55.46%) Docker
5 63 (52.94%) Linux
6 54 (45.38%) Scrum
6 54 (45.38%) Opscode Chef
7 49 (41.18%) Terraform
8 47 (39.50%) AWS
9 43 (36.13%) Puppet
9 43 (36.13%) Java
10 40 (33.61%) JavaScript
11 35 (29.41%) Azure
12 34 (28.57%) Kubernetes
12 34 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (27.73%) Configuration Management
14 32 (26.89%) Ansible
14 32 (26.89%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (26.05%) Mentoring
15 31 (26.05%) Bash Shell
16 30 (25.21%) Test Automation
16 30 (25.21%) Google
17 29 (24.37%) Finance
18 26 (21.85%) Jenkins
19 25 (21.01%) Retail
20 23 (19.33%) SQL
20 23 (19.33%) GCP
20 23 (19.33%) Infrastructure as Code
21 21 (17.65%) Public Cloud
21 21 (17.65%) Software Delivery

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 7 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.36%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.84%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 47 (39.50%) AWS
2 35 (29.41%) Azure
3 23 (19.33%) GCP
4 16 (13.45%) Azure Stack
4 16 (13.45%) IBM Cloud
5 11 (9.24%) G Suite
5 11 (9.24%) Office 365
6 7 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (5.04%) GitHub
8 5 (4.20%) PaaS
9 4 (3.36%) Serverless
9 4 (3.36%) Slack
10 3 (2.52%) SaaS
11 2 (1.68%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (1.68%) IaaS
11 2 (1.68%) Trello
12 1 (0.84%) Amazon SageMaker
12 1 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.84%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.84%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.68%) HTTP
2 2 (1.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) MySQL
2 8 (6.72%) Big Data
3 7 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.04%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.04%) Redis
5 5 (4.20%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.36%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.36%) HBase
6 4 (3.36%) Impala
7 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.84%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.84%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.84%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.84%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.84%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (21.85%) Jenkins
2 21 (17.65%) Selenium
3 16 (13.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 12 (10.08%) Gatling
5 12 (10.08%) Git (software)
5 12 (10.08%) JMeter
6 11 (9.24%) Appium
6 11 (9.24%) Buildbot
6 11 (9.24%) NeoLoad
6 11 (9.24%) Ranorex
6 11 (9.24%) SoapUI
6 11 (9.24%) WATIR
6 11 (9.24%) WebLOAD
7 9 (7.56%) RSpec
8 8 (6.72%) WebDriver
9 5 (4.20%) GitLab
10 4 (3.36%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.68%) JIRA
11 2 (1.68%) Protractor
General
1 29 (24.37%) Finance
2 25 (21.01%) Retail
3 17 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (2.52%) Marketing
4 3 (2.52%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.68%) Games
6 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (27.73%) Developer
3 19 (15.97%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (11.76%) Platform Engineer
5 13 (10.92%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (10.08%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (8.40%) Developer in Test
7 10 (8.40%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 8 (6.72%) AWS DevOps
9 8 (6.72%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 6 (5.04%) Lead Software Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.20%) Big Data Engineer
12 5 (4.20%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 4 (3.36%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.97%) Node.js
2 16 (13.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (11.76%) Web Services
4 13 (10.92%) CSS
5 11 (9.24%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.40%) Elastic Stack
6 10 (8.40%) React
7 8 (6.72%) HTML
8 6 (5.04%) Vue.js
9 5 (4.20%) jQuery
9 5 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (4.20%) Resque
9 5 (4.20%) REST
9 5 (4.20%) Sass
10 4 (3.36%) Kafka
10 4 (3.36%) Laravel
10 4 (3.36%) Sidekiq
11 3 (2.52%) JSON
11 3 (2.52%) LAMP
12 2 (1.68%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 16 (13.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (7.56%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.68%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.68%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.84%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.94%) Linux
2 17 (14.29%) Windows
3 11 (9.24%) Unix
4 6 (5.04%) CentOS
5 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (74.79%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (63.03%) DevOps
3 54 (45.38%) Scrum
4 34 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (27.73%) Configuration Management
6 32 (26.89%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (26.05%) Mentoring
8 30 (25.21%) Test Automation
9 23 (19.33%) Infrastructure as Code
10 21 (17.65%) Software Delivery
10 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 19 (15.97%) DSDM
11 19 (15.97%) TDD
12 18 (15.13%) Open Source
13 17 (14.29%) Fintech
14 16 (13.45%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (13.45%) Break/Fix
14 16 (13.45%) Fraud Detection
14 16 (13.45%) Network Virtualisation
14 16 (13.45%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 93 (78.15%) Python
2 43 (36.13%) Java
3 40 (33.61%) JavaScript
4 31 (26.05%) Bash Shell
5 23 (19.33%) SQL
6 21 (17.65%) PHP
7 20 (16.81%) C#
7 20 (16.81%) Groovy
8 17 (14.29%) Scala
9 15 (12.61%) C++
10 13 (10.92%) C
11 9 (7.56%) Perl
12 8 (6.72%) Shell Script
13 7 (5.88%) Go
14 4 (3.36%) Objective-C
15 3 (2.52%) Apple Swift
16 2 (1.68%) Kotlin
17 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.68%) OSCP
3 1 (0.84%) CISSP
3 1 (0.84%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.84%) GPEN
3 1 (0.84%) GWAPT
3 1 (0.84%) GXPN
3 1 (0.84%) RHCE
3 1 (0.84%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.84%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.84%) NIST
2 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (55.46%) Docker
2 4 (3.36%) HDFS
3 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (45.38%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (41.18%) Terraform
3 43 (36.13%) Puppet
4 34 (28.57%) Kubernetes
5 32 (26.89%) Ansible
6 8 (6.72%) Cobbler
6 8 (6.72%) Tivoli
7 5 (4.20%) Consul
7 5 (4.20%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (4.20%) Grafana
7 5 (4.20%) Packer
7 5 (4.20%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.36%) Capistrano
8 4 (3.36%) Graphite
9 3 (2.52%) Kibana
9 3 (2.52%) logstash
10 2 (1.68%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.84%) Nagios
11 1 (0.84%) Opsview
11 1 (0.84%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Google
2 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (13.45%) IBM
4 8 (6.72%) EnterpriseDB
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle
4 8 (6.72%) VMware
5 3 (2.52%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.68%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe
7 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.84%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat