Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 88 120
Rank change year-on-year +18 +32 +65
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 245 224 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.60% 3.10% 2.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.18% 6.03% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 226 205 219
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 3,414 3,716 4,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.10% 51.48% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,053 3,298 4,050
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +18 218 £50,000 - 26
Wakefield - 8 £45,000 - 3
Huddersfield - 8 £42,500 - 1
Bradford -4 5 £42,500 +45.30%
Bingley - 3 £42,500 -
Halifax - 1 £30,000 - 1
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 161 (65.71%) Python
2 134 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (42.04%) Node.js
4 102 (41.63%) Linux
5 100 (40.82%) DevOps
6 99 (40.41%) Opscode Chef
6 99 (40.41%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (38.37%) Java
8 91 (37.14%) C#
9 86 (35.10%) TDD
10 83 (33.88%) Amazon AWS
11 81 (33.06%) Jenkins
12 80 (32.65%) Puppet
13 78 (31.84%) BDD
14 71 (28.98%) Configuration Management
15 70 (28.57%) JavaScript
16 68 (27.76%) .NET
17 66 (26.94%) Git (software)
17 66 (26.94%) Test Automation
18 59 (24.08%) Bash Shell
19 53 (21.63%) C++
20 51 (20.82%) SQL
21 49 (20.00%) Scrum
22 47 (19.18%) NoSQL
23 46 (18.78%) Open Source
23 46 (18.78%) SQL Server
24 45 (18.37%) HTML
24 45 (18.37%) DSDM
24 45 (18.37%) CSS
24 45 (18.37%) AngularJS

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 13 (5.31%) CloudStack
1 13 (5.31%) OpenStack
2 7 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.86%) JBoss
2 7 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.22%) Apache
4 3 (1.22%) Jetty
4 3 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.22%) Tornado
5 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 83 (33.88%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (2.86%) GitHub
5 5 (2.04%) G Suite
5 5 (2.04%) Office 365
6 3 (1.22%) Slack
7 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.82%) IaaS
7 2 (0.82%) Loggly
7 2 (0.82%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.41%) Boomi
8 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.94%) Firewall
2 5 (2.04%) VPN
3 4 (1.63%) LAN
3 4 (1.63%) NAS
3 4 (1.63%) Network Security
3 4 (1.63%) SAN
3 4 (1.63%) WAN
4 3 (1.22%) AMQP
4 3 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.82%) HTTP
5 2 (0.82%) Wireless
5 2 (0.82%) Wireless Security
5 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.18%) NoSQL
2 46 (18.78%) SQL Server
3 36 (14.69%) SQL Server 2016
4 21 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 17 (6.94%) MySQL
6 13 (5.31%) Big Data
7 9 (3.67%) Redis
8 5 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.04%) Riak
9 4 (1.63%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.82%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 81 (33.06%) Jenkins
2 66 (26.94%) Git (software)
3 33 (13.47%) Selenium
4 31 (12.65%) Vagrant
5 24 (9.80%) Cucumber
6 20 (8.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (6.94%) SoapUI
8 15 (6.12%) Buildbot
8 15 (6.12%) Ranorex
9 14 (5.71%) TeamCity
10 12 (4.90%) Appium
11 11 (4.49%) Maven
11 11 (4.49%) WebDriver
12 10 (4.08%) JIRA
13 9 (3.67%) Grunt
14 7 (2.86%) Bower
14 7 (2.86%) Gatling
14 7 (2.86%) Jasmine
14 7 (2.86%) Mocha
14 7 (2.86%) WATIR
General
1 34 (13.88%) Finance
2 17 (6.94%) Advertising
3 16 (6.53%) Games
3 16 (6.53%) Retail
4 10 (4.08%) Legal
5 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 128 (52.24%) Developer
2 74 (30.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 45 (18.37%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.65%) Platform Engineer
5 26 (10.61%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (10.61%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.80%) AWS DevOps
7 23 (9.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 22 (8.98%) Developer in Test
8 22 (8.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 18 (7.35%) Java Developer
10 16 (6.53%) Agile Developer
11 15 (6.12%) Python Developer
12 14 (5.71%) Consultant
12 14 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 14 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (5.31%) Administrator
13 13 (5.31%) Senior Python Developer
14 12 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
14 12 (4.90%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (42.04%) Node.js
2 68 (27.76%) .NET
3 45 (18.37%) AngularJS
3 45 (18.37%) CSS
3 45 (18.37%) HTML
4 36 (14.69%) ASP.NET
4 36 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 36 (14.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 36 (14.69%) RESTful
5 30 (12.24%) WCF
6 25 (10.20%) HTML5
6 25 (10.20%) jQuery
7 24 (9.80%) Web Services
8 20 (8.16%) Ruby on Rails
9 17 (6.94%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (6.53%) .NET Framework
10 16 (6.53%) Code First Entity Framework
10 16 (6.53%) Entity Framework
11 14 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.02%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (2.86%) PMI
3 6 (2.45%) User Experience
4 5 (2.04%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.63%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.82%) FMCG
7 2 (0.82%) Social Media
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 102 (41.63%) Linux
2 40 (16.33%) Unix
3 23 (9.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.08%) Debian
4 10 (4.08%) Windows
5 8 (3.27%) Android
5 8 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.45%) CentOS
7 4 (1.63%) AIX
7 4 (1.63%) HPUX
7 4 (1.63%) Solaris
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (40.82%) DevOps
3 99 (40.41%) Continuous Integration
4 86 (35.10%) TDD
5 78 (31.84%) BDD
6 71 (28.98%) Configuration Management
7 66 (26.94%) Test Automation
8 49 (20.00%) Scrum
9 46 (18.78%) Open Source
10 45 (18.37%) DSDM
11 39 (15.92%) MVC
12 37 (15.10%) OO
13 36 (14.69%) Web Application Development
14 30 (12.24%) RUP
15 29 (11.84%) Web Development
16 25 (10.20%) Software Engineering
17 24 (9.80%) Front End Development
17 24 (9.80%) Kanban
18 23 (9.39%) OWASP
19 19 (7.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 161 (65.71%) Python
2 94 (38.37%) Java
3 91 (37.14%) C#
4 70 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 59 (24.08%) Bash Shell
6 53 (21.63%) C++
7 51 (20.82%) SQL
8 44 (17.96%) PHP
9 38 (15.51%) C
10 35 (14.29%) Shell Script
11 18 (7.35%) Scala
12 13 (5.31%) Perl
13 9 (3.67%) Go
14 8 (3.27%) VB
14 8 (3.27%) VB.NET
15 6 (2.45%) F#
16 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.41%) Groovy
16 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 10 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.22%) Degree
3 3 (1.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.82%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (0.82%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (0.82%) CISA
4 2 (0.82%) CISSP
4 2 (0.82%) CREST Certified
4 2 (0.82%) OSCP
5 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 31 (12.65%) Docker
2 13 (5.31%) vSphere
3 6 (2.45%) Xen
3 6 (2.45%) XenServer
4 4 (1.63%) KVM
4 4 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 99 (40.41%) Opscode Chef
2 80 (32.65%) Puppet
3 45 (18.37%) Ansible
4 40 (16.33%) Packer
5 36 (14.69%) Cobbler
6 34 (13.88%) Terraform
7 21 (8.57%) Tivoli
8 19 (7.76%) Kubernetes
8 19 (7.76%) Salt
9 9 (3.67%) SmoothWall
10 6 (2.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (2.45%) Kibana
10 6 (2.45%) WSUS
10 6 (2.45%) ZABBIX
11 5 (2.04%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (2.04%) Nagios
12 3 (1.22%) Consul
12 3 (1.22%) Grafana
12 3 (1.22%) Graphite
12 3 (1.22%) Opsview
Vendors
1 37 (15.10%) Oracle
2 25 (10.20%) Google
3 24 (9.80%) EnterpriseDB
3 24 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.80%) VMware
4 17 (6.94%) Red Hat
5 16 (6.53%) SaltStack
6 9 (3.67%) New Relic
7 8 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.82%) HP
8 2 (0.82%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.82%) Splunk
9 1 (0.41%) Avature
9 1 (0.41%) Dell