Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 83 123
Rank change year-on-year +2 +40 +87
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 218 257 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.19% 3.37% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.37% 6.65% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 197 221 202
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,850 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +13.10%

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 3421 3862 4953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.07% 50.68% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 3414 4075
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,550
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 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
Leeds -9 195 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Bradford +13 8 £28,000 -44.00% 1
Halifax - 4 £35,000 -
Bingley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Huddersfield - 2 £40,000 -
Dewsbury - 1 £23,000 -
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 165 (75.69%) Python
2 122 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (52.29%) DevOps
4 112 (51.38%) Opscode Chef
5 111 (50.92%) Linux
6 96 (44.04%) Java
7 95 (43.58%) Puppet
8 91 (41.74%) Bash Shell
9 81 (37.16%) Amazon AWS
10 78 (35.78%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (34.40%) Jenkins
12 70 (32.11%) SQL
13 62 (28.44%) Ansible
14 57 (26.15%) C#
15 53 (24.31%) Configuration Management
15 53 (24.31%) Node.js
16 52 (23.85%) Test Automation
17 51 (23.39%) Oracle
18 47 (21.56%) JavaScript
18 47 (21.56%) Scrum
19 46 (21.10%) DSDM
19 46 (21.10%) Git (software)
20 41 (18.81%) HTML
20 41 (18.81%) PHP
20 41 (18.81%) Docker
20 41 (18.81%) AngularJS
21 39 (17.89%) CSS
22 38 (17.43%) RUP
23 37 (16.97%) Unix
23 37 (16.97%) Shell Script

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 28 (12.84%) OpenStack
2 20 (9.17%) CloudStack
3 11 (5.05%) JBoss
3 11 (5.05%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.59%) Jetty
4 10 (4.59%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.67%) Tornado
6 4 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.38%) Apache
7 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.92%) Confluence
8 2 (0.92%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 81 (37.16%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (11.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (7.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.67%) G Suite
5 8 (3.67%) IaaS
5 8 (3.67%) Loggly
5 8 (3.67%) Office 365
5 8 (3.67%) Sumo Logic
6 7 (3.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (3.21%) GitHub
7 6 (2.75%) Slack
8 3 (1.38%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.38%) SaaS
9 2 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.92%) Serverless
10 1 (0.46%) Boomi
10 1 (0.46%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.50%) Internet
2 10 (4.59%) Firewall
3 8 (3.67%) AMQP
4 5 (2.29%) Network Security
4 5 (2.29%) SAN
5 3 (1.38%) LAN
5 3 (1.38%) NAS
5 3 (1.38%) WAN
6 2 (0.92%) DHCP
6 2 (0.92%) DMZ
6 2 (0.92%) HTTP
6 2 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.92%) VPN
6 2 (0.92%) Wireless
6 2 (0.92%) Wireless Security
6 2 (0.92%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.47%) MySQL
1 25 (11.47%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.17%) MongoDB
3 16 (7.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (7.34%) Riak
4 11 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.59%) Big Data
6 8 (3.67%) Couchbase
6 8 (3.67%) Hadoop
6 8 (3.67%) Redis
6 8 (3.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.92%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 75 (34.40%) Jenkins
2 46 (21.10%) Git (software)
3 28 (12.84%) Selenium
4 26 (11.93%) Vagrant
5 23 (10.55%) Cucumber
6 19 (8.72%) Maven
7 12 (5.50%) Grunt
8 11 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (4.59%) Appium
9 10 (4.59%) JBehave
10 9 (4.13%) JMeter
10 9 (4.13%) SoapUI
11 8 (3.67%) Buildbot
11 8 (3.67%) FitNesse
11 8 (3.67%) Ranorex
11 8 (3.67%) TeamCity
12 7 (3.21%) Gatling
13 5 (2.29%) LoadRunner
13 5 (2.29%) WATIR
14 4 (1.83%) Mocha
General
1 16 (7.34%) Finance
2 9 (4.13%) Retail
3 6 (2.75%) Advertising
4 5 (2.29%) Games
5 2 (0.92%) Banking
5 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.92%) Marketing
5 2 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (34.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 71 (32.57%) Developer
3 33 (15.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 32 (14.68%) Platform Engineer
5 30 (13.76%) Linux Engineer
6 26 (11.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 25 (11.47%) AWS Engineer
8 24 (11.01%) Administrator
9 21 (9.63%) AWS DevOps
9 21 (9.63%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (9.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 19 (8.72%) Automation Engineer
12 18 (8.26%) Linux Administrator
13 17 (7.80%) Senior Developer
14 15 (6.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 13 (5.96%) Full Stack Developer
16 12 (5.50%) Java Developer
17 11 (5.05%) DevOps Administrator
17 11 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
18 8 (3.67%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.31%) Node.js
2 41 (18.81%) AngularJS
2 41 (18.81%) HTML
3 39 (17.89%) CSS
4 36 (16.51%) Web Services
5 32 (14.68%) .NET
6 28 (12.84%) jQuery
7 20 (9.17%) RabbitMQ
8 19 (8.72%) Ruby on Rails
9 18 (8.26%) HTML5
10 17 (7.80%) Spring
10 17 (7.80%) Spring Boot
11 16 (7.34%) Apache Camel
11 16 (7.34%) Kafka
12 15 (6.88%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (5.96%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (5.05%) Hibernate
15 9 (4.13%) Gherkin
16 8 (3.67%) Flask
16 8 (3.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.59%) NHS
1 10 (4.59%) Public Cloud
2 8 (3.67%) PMI
3 7 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.38%) iPad
6 3 (1.38%) iPhone
6 3 (1.38%) Online Games
6 3 (1.38%) User Experience
7 2 (0.92%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 111 (50.92%) Linux
2 37 (16.97%) Unix
3 25 (11.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (6.88%) Debian
5 10 (4.59%) Android
5 10 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.13%) Windows
7 5 (2.29%) CentOS
8 4 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.38%) AIX
9 3 (1.38%) HPUX
9 3 (1.38%) Solaris
10 2 (0.92%) SUSE
10 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (52.29%) DevOps
3 78 (35.78%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (24.31%) Configuration Management
5 52 (23.85%) Test Automation
6 47 (21.56%) Scrum
7 46 (21.10%) DSDM
8 38 (17.43%) RUP
9 36 (16.51%) TDD
10 32 (14.68%) BDD
11 30 (13.76%) Software Engineering
12 25 (11.47%) Web Development
13 21 (9.63%) Front End Development
14 20 (9.17%) Kanban
15 18 (8.26%) Mentoring
16 16 (7.34%) Open Source
17 15 (6.88%) OWASP
18 12 (5.50%) Performance Testing
18 12 (5.50%) SOLID
19 11 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 165 (75.69%) Python
2 96 (44.04%) Java
3 91 (41.74%) Bash Shell
4 70 (32.11%) SQL
5 57 (26.15%) C#
6 47 (21.56%) JavaScript
7 41 (18.81%) PHP
8 37 (16.97%) Shell Script
9 28 (12.84%) C++
10 19 (8.72%) Scala
11 15 (6.88%) Perl
12 13 (5.96%) C
13 11 (5.05%) Go
14 4 (1.83%) F#
14 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.92%) Groovy
16 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (7.34%) Degree
2 8 (3.67%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.29%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.92%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (0.92%) CREST Certified
5 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.92%) OSCP
6 1 (0.46%) CEH
6 1 (0.46%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.46%) CISA
6 1 (0.46%) CISSP
6 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (18.81%) Docker
2 25 (11.47%) Xen
3 20 (9.17%) vSphere
4 19 (8.72%) XenServer
5 10 (4.59%) KVM
6 6 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 112 (51.38%) Opscode Chef
2 95 (43.58%) Puppet
3 62 (28.44%) Ansible
4 33 (15.14%) Cobbler
5 29 (13.30%) Packer
6 25 (11.47%) Tivoli
7 22 (10.09%) Salt
8 21 (9.63%) Terraform
9 13 (5.96%) Kubernetes
10 9 (4.13%) Nagios
11 8 (3.67%) Prometheus
11 8 (3.67%) ZABBIX
12 4 (1.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 4 (1.83%) Kibana
12 4 (1.83%) WSUS
13 2 (0.92%) Rancher
14 1 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
14 1 (0.46%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 51 (23.39%) Oracle
2 35 (16.06%) Red Hat
3 28 (12.84%) EnterpriseDB
3 28 (12.84%) Google
4 24 (11.01%) VMware
5 18 (8.26%) SaltStack
6 16 (7.34%) New Relic
7 13 (5.96%) Rackspace
8 9 (4.13%) Microsoft
8 9 (4.13%) Splunk
9 4 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.92%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.46%) Avature
11 1 (0.46%) Dell
11 1 (0.46%) HP
11 1 (0.46%) Perforce
11 1 (0.46%) Telerik