Period
to 21 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 92 93
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 195 211 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.17% 3.05% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 5.78% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 170 185 202
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -5.26%

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 3,242 3,651 4,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.73% 52.76% 49.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,811 3,170 3,415
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 August 2018.

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 August 2018. 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 +13 189 £52,500 - 17
Wakefield - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bradford +12 1 £31,500 +5.00%
Huddersfield +1 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 148 (75.90%) Python
2 120 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (48.21%) Linux
4 86 (44.10%) C#
4 86 (44.10%) DevOps
5 81 (41.54%) Configuration Management
6 76 (38.97%) Puppet
7 74 (37.95%) Amazon AWS
7 74 (37.95%) Java
8 70 (35.90%) Opscode Chef
9 63 (32.31%) Node.js
10 60 (30.77%) Jenkins
11 59 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (29.23%) Bash Shell
12 57 (29.23%) TDD
13 54 (27.69%) BDD
14 53 (27.18%) Unix
15 52 (26.67%) Scrum
16 47 (24.10%) Test Automation
16 47 (24.10%) SQL
16 47 (24.10%) DSDM
17 43 (22.05%) Ansible
18 41 (21.03%) Cobbler
18 41 (21.03%) Selenium
19 40 (20.51%) Finance
20 39 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
21 38 (19.49%) Git (software)
22 36 (18.46%) Open Source
22 36 (18.46%) Google
22 36 (18.46%) 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 27 (13.85%) CloudStack
1 27 (13.85%) OpenStack
2 9 (4.62%) JBoss
2 9 (4.62%) WebLogic
2 9 (4.62%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.05%) Apache
4 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 74 (37.95%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (5.13%) G Suite
4 10 (5.13%) Office 365
4 10 (5.13%) Slack
5 6 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.05%) GitHub
7 2 (1.03%) Loggly
7 2 (1.03%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.51%) Heroku
8 1 (0.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.67%) Firewall
2 10 (5.13%) HTTP
3 8 (4.10%) Internet
4 4 (2.05%) LAN
4 4 (2.05%) NAS
4 4 (2.05%) Network Security
4 4 (2.05%) SAN
4 4 (2.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.87%) NoSQL
1 29 (14.87%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (5.13%) MySQL
4 5 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.56%) Redis
4 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.54%) Big Data
6 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 60 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 41 (21.03%) Selenium
3 38 (19.49%) Git (software)
4 23 (11.79%) JMeter
5 22 (11.28%) SoapUI
5 22 (11.28%) WebDriver
6 19 (9.74%) Cucumber
7 12 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (5.64%) Appium
8 11 (5.64%) Buildbot
8 11 (5.64%) JIRA
8 11 (5.64%) Maven
8 11 (5.64%) Ranorex
8 11 (5.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (5.13%) Gatling
9 10 (5.13%) NeoLoad
9 10 (5.13%) TeamCity
9 10 (5.13%) WATIR
9 10 (5.13%) WebLOAD
10 9 (4.62%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (20.51%) Finance
2 19 (9.74%) Advertising
3 16 (8.21%) Retail
4 8 (4.10%) Marketing
5 4 (2.05%) Back Office
6 2 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (40.51%) Developer
2 50 (25.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (22.56%) Platform Engineer
4 31 (15.90%) Developer in Test
5 24 (12.31%) AWS DevOps
5 24 (12.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 24 (12.31%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (11.28%) Linux Engineer
7 21 (10.77%) .NET Developer
8 20 (10.26%) Lead Developer
9 19 (9.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 16 (8.21%) Test Engineer
11 15 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 13 (6.67%) Software Developer
13 11 (5.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 11 (5.64%) Development Engineer
13 11 (5.64%) Software Development Engineer
13 11 (5.64%) Software Engineer
13 11 (5.64%) Software Test Engineer
13 11 (5.64%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.31%) Node.js
2 36 (18.46%) .NET
3 26 (13.33%) RESTful
4 24 (12.31%) Web Services
5 23 (11.79%) AngularJS
6 21 (10.77%) ASP.NET
6 21 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 21 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (10.77%) WCF
7 14 (7.18%) CSS
7 14 (7.18%) HTML
7 14 (7.18%) HTML5
8 13 (6.67%) jQuery
9 9 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (4.10%) Backbone.js
10 8 (4.10%) Gherkin
11 7 (3.59%) REST
12 6 (3.08%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (2.56%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.74%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.59%) User Experience
3 5 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.05%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.03%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.03%) Fintech
6 2 (1.03%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 94 (48.21%) Linux
2 53 (27.18%) Unix
3 21 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (7.18%) CentOS
5 9 (4.62%) Android
5 9 (4.62%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.59%) Debian
6 7 (3.59%) Windows
7 4 (2.05%) AIX
7 4 (2.05%) HPUX
7 4 (2.05%) Solaris
8 2 (1.03%) VMS
8 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (44.10%) DevOps
3 81 (41.54%) Configuration Management
4 59 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (29.23%) TDD
6 54 (27.69%) BDD
7 52 (26.67%) Scrum
8 47 (24.10%) DSDM
8 47 (24.10%) Test Automation
9 39 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
10 36 (18.46%) Open Source
10 36 (18.46%) RUP
11 32 (16.41%) SDET
12 29 (14.87%) MVC
13 24 (12.31%) OO
14 22 (11.28%) Mentoring
15 21 (10.77%) Web Application Development
16 19 (9.74%) API Testing
16 19 (9.74%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (9.74%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (75.90%) Python
2 86 (44.10%) C#
3 74 (37.95%) Java
4 57 (29.23%) Bash Shell
5 47 (24.10%) SQL
6 36 (18.46%) Shell Script
7 34 (17.44%) C++
8 29 (14.87%) JavaScript
9 25 (12.82%) C
10 23 (11.79%) PHP
11 13 (6.67%) Scala
12 9 (4.62%) Perl
13 5 (2.56%) R
14 4 (2.05%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.05%) VB
14 4 (2.05%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.54%) Go
15 3 (1.54%) Kotlin
16 2 (1.03%) Elixir
16 2 (1.03%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (0.51%) Degree
1 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (13.85%) Docker
2 25 (12.82%) vSphere
3 15 (7.69%) Xen
3 15 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 76 (38.97%) Puppet
2 70 (35.90%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (22.05%) Ansible
4 41 (21.03%) Cobbler
5 30 (15.38%) Terraform
6 27 (13.85%) Tivoli
7 9 (4.62%) Kubernetes
7 9 (4.62%) Packer
8 5 (2.56%) Salt
9 4 (2.05%) SCCM
10 3 (1.54%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.03%) Nagios
11 2 (1.03%) Rancher
11 2 (1.03%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.51%) Consul
12 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.51%) linkerd
12 1 (0.51%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 36 (18.46%) Google
2 35 (17.95%) Oracle
3 28 (14.36%) Microsoft
4 25 (12.82%) EnterpriseDB
5 18 (9.23%) Red Hat
6 12 (6.15%) VMware
7 8 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.08%) New Relic
9 5 (2.56%) SaltStack
10 3 (1.54%) Micro Focus
10 3 (1.54%) Splunk
11 2 (1.03%) HP
11 2 (1.03%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.51%) Twitter