Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 97 84
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13 +36
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 185 188 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.38% 2.87% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.46% 5.64% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 163 172 215
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,525 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,200 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% -3.16%

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 2,863 3,332 3,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.36% 50.89% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,404 2,889 3,366
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,310 £27,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +20 171 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Wakefield - 3 £45,000 - 1
Bradford +13 1 £31,500 +12.50% 4
Keighley - 1 - - 1
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 149 (80.54%) Python
2 123 (66.49%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (49.73%) Linux
4 90 (48.65%) DevOps
5 77 (41.62%) Amazon AWS
6 75 (40.54%) Configuration Management
7 74 (40.00%) Puppet
8 72 (38.92%) Java
9 69 (37.30%) C#
10 60 (32.43%) Jenkins
11 58 (31.35%) Opscode Chef
12 56 (30.27%) Bash Shell
13 55 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (26.49%) Test Automation
14 49 (26.49%) Scrum
15 48 (25.95%) SQL
15 48 (25.95%) Unix
16 46 (24.86%) Selenium
16 46 (24.86%) Microsoft Azure
17 45 (24.32%) Open Source
18 43 (23.24%) Cobbler
18 43 (23.24%) Ansible
19 42 (22.70%) DSDM
19 42 (22.70%) TDD
20 39 (21.08%) Deployment Automation
21 38 (20.54%) BDD
22 33 (17.84%) Node.js
22 33 (17.84%) Finance
22 33 (17.84%) Oracle
22 33 (17.84%) Docker

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 (14.59%) CloudStack
1 27 (14.59%) OpenStack
2 8 (4.32%) JBoss
2 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.24%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.24%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.62%) Confluence
5 2 (1.08%) Apache
5 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Magento
1 1 (0.54%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 77 (41.62%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (24.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (9.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (6.49%) G Suite
4 12 (6.49%) Office 365
4 12 (6.49%) Slack
5 7 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.62%) GitHub
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon SageMaker
8 2 (1.08%) Loggly
8 2 (1.08%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.08%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.54%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.95%) HTTP
2 8 (4.32%) Asterisk PBX
2 8 (4.32%) VoIP
3 5 (2.70%) Firewall
3 5 (2.70%) Internet
4 4 (2.16%) LAN
4 4 (2.16%) SAN
4 4 (2.16%) WAN
5 2 (1.08%) NAS
5 2 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.35%) NoSQL
2 14 (7.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.49%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.32%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.70%) Redis
7 4 (2.16%) MySQL
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.08%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.08%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.08%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 60 (32.43%) Jenkins
2 46 (24.86%) Selenium
3 26 (14.05%) Git (software)
4 25 (13.51%) JMeter
5 24 (12.97%) Cucumber
6 22 (11.89%) WebDriver
7 20 (10.81%) SoapUI
8 19 (10.27%) JIRA
9 15 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (7.57%) TeamCity
11 13 (7.03%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (6.49%) Appium
13 11 (5.95%) Buildbot
13 11 (5.95%) Ranorex
14 10 (5.41%) Gatling
14 10 (5.41%) NeoLoad
14 10 (5.41%) WATIR
14 10 (5.41%) WebLOAD
15 8 (4.32%) Redmine
15 8 (4.32%) Trac
General
1 33 (17.84%) Finance
2 18 (9.73%) Retail
3 10 (5.41%) Marketing
4 9 (4.86%) Advertising
5 4 (2.16%) Back Office
5 4 (2.16%) Electronics
6 2 (1.08%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (36.76%) Developer
2 48 (25.95%) Platform Engineer
3 43 (23.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (14.59%) Developer in Test
5 24 (12.97%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (12.97%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (11.89%) AWS DevOps
6 22 (11.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 20 (10.81%) Lead Developer
8 18 (9.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 16 (8.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 15 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (6.49%) Software Developer
11 12 (6.49%) Test Automation Developer
11 12 (6.49%) Test Engineer
12 10 (5.41%) Architect
12 10 (5.41%) Automation Test Lead
12 10 (5.41%) Lead Software Developer
12 10 (5.41%) Test Leader
13 8 (4.32%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.84%) Node.js
2 22 (11.89%) Web Services
3 20 (10.81%) .NET
4 17 (9.19%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (8.11%) RESTful
6 14 (7.57%) AngularJS
6 14 (7.57%) CSS
6 14 (7.57%) HTML
7 11 (5.95%) HTML5
8 10 (5.41%) Gherkin
8 10 (5.41%) jQuery
9 8 (4.32%) Ajax
9 8 (4.32%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (4.32%) WCF
10 7 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (2.70%) Django
11 5 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.41%) User Experience
2 8 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.32%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.78%) Fintech
3 7 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.62%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.08%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.54%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 92 (49.73%) Linux
2 48 (25.95%) Unix
3 26 (14.05%) CentOS
4 20 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (9.73%) Windows
6 10 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 8 (4.32%) Ubuntu
7 8 (4.32%) Windows 10
7 8 (4.32%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.32%) Windows 8
7 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.32%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.70%) Debian
9 4 (2.16%) Android
9 4 (2.16%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.08%) AIX
10 2 (1.08%) HPUX
10 2 (1.08%) VMS
10 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (66.49%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (48.65%) DevOps
3 75 (40.54%) Configuration Management
4 55 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (26.49%) Scrum
5 49 (26.49%) Test Automation
6 45 (24.32%) Open Source
7 42 (22.70%) DSDM
7 42 (22.70%) TDD
8 39 (21.08%) Deployment Automation
9 38 (20.54%) BDD
10 32 (17.30%) SDET
11 29 (15.68%) RUP
12 24 (12.97%) Mentoring
12 24 (12.97%) Software Engineering
12 24 (12.97%) Software Testing
13 19 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (8.65%) API Testing
15 15 (8.11%) OO
16 14 (7.57%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 149 (80.54%) Python
2 72 (38.92%) Java
3 69 (37.30%) C#
4 56 (30.27%) Bash Shell
5 48 (25.95%) SQL
6 31 (16.76%) PHP
7 29 (15.68%) JavaScript
8 28 (15.14%) C++
8 28 (15.14%) Shell Script
9 22 (11.89%) C
10 16 (8.65%) Scala
11 7 (3.78%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.70%) Perl
13 4 (2.16%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.62%) Go
14 3 (1.62%) R
15 2 (1.08%) Elixir
15 2 (1.08%) Java 8
15 2 (1.08%) Kotlin
15 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.24%) SC Cleared
1 6 (3.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.16%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.08%) RHCE
3 2 (1.08%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.62%) GDPR
2 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (17.84%) Docker
2 27 (14.59%) vSphere
3 15 (8.11%) Xen
3 15 (8.11%) XenServer
4 8 (4.32%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.32%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 74 (40.00%) Puppet
2 58 (31.35%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (23.24%) Ansible
3 43 (23.24%) Cobbler
4 29 (15.68%) Terraform
5 27 (14.59%) Tivoli
6 10 (5.41%) ZABBIX
7 7 (3.78%) Kubernetes
8 6 (3.24%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.16%) Consul
9 4 (2.16%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (2.16%) Packer
9 4 (2.16%) SCCM
10 2 (1.08%) Grafana
10 2 (1.08%) Graphite
10 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.08%) Nagios
10 2 (1.08%) Rancher
10 2 (1.08%) Salt
11 1 (0.54%) Kibana
Vendors
1 33 (17.84%) Oracle
2 29 (15.68%) Google
3 25 (13.51%) EnterpriseDB
4 22 (11.89%) Microsoft
5 17 (9.19%) Red Hat
6 15 (8.11%) VMware
7 12 (6.49%) Splunk
8 3 (1.62%) HP
8 3 (1.62%) Micro Focus
8 3 (1.62%) New Relic
9 2 (1.08%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.08%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.54%) Twitter
10 1 (0.54%) WooCommerce