Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 65 93
Rank change year-on-year -45 +28 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 112 280 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.34% 3.92% 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 7.64% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 79 249 192
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £37,650 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% -15.91% +22.22%

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 2,440 3,666 3,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.01% 51.27% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,123 3,268 3,342
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -50 90 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Wakefield -3 5 £38,000 -15.56% 1
Halifax - 2 - -
Bradford +30 1 £42,500 - 1
Pontefract - 1 - -
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (83.04%) Python
2 82 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (52.68%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (45.54%) Java
5 50 (44.64%) Scrum
6 49 (43.75%) C#
6 49 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
7 45 (40.18%) Test Automation
7 45 (40.18%) DevOps
7 45 (40.18%) Finance
8 40 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 39 (34.82%) DSDM
10 38 (33.93%) Software Engineering
11 35 (31.25%) Linux
11 35 (31.25%) JavaScript
12 34 (30.36%) Selenium
12 34 (30.36%) SDET
13 33 (29.46%) TDD
13 33 (29.46%) PHP
14 32 (28.57%) Jenkins
15 31 (27.68%) Mentoring
15 31 (27.68%) Puppet
15 31 (27.68%) Configuration Management
16 30 (26.79%) C++
16 30 (26.79%) Open Source
17 29 (25.89%) Kanban
18 28 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 28 (25.00%) C
19 27 (24.11%) Google
19 27 (24.11%) BDD

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 4 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (19.64%) G Suite
3 22 (19.64%) Office 365
4 6 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.68%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (2.68%) Amazon SageMaker
6 3 (2.68%) GitHub
7 2 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Firewall
1 2 (1.79%) HTTP
1 2 (1.79%) Wireless
2 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.61%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.93%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.25%) MySQL
4 5 (4.46%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (2.68%) Amazon Aurora
5 3 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.68%) Data Lake
5 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.68%) Pentaho
5 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.68%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.89%) Big Data
6 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.89%) HBase
6 1 (0.89%) Redis
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (30.36%) Selenium
2 32 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 28 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 24 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 24 (21.43%) WebDriver
5 22 (19.64%) Appium
5 22 (19.64%) Buildbot
5 22 (19.64%) Gatling
5 22 (19.64%) JMeter
5 22 (19.64%) NeoLoad
5 22 (19.64%) Ranorex
5 22 (19.64%) SoapUI
5 22 (19.64%) WATIR
5 22 (19.64%) WebLOAD
6 14 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (5.36%) git-flow
8 6 (5.36%) GitLab
9 3 (2.68%) RSpec
10 2 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 45 (40.18%) Finance
2 24 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (1.79%) Marketing
3 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.89%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 51 (45.54%) Developer
2 34 (30.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (21.43%) Platform Engineer
4 22 (19.64%) Developer in Test
4 22 (19.64%) Software Developer
5 19 (16.96%) Python Developer
6 18 (16.07%) Linux Engineer
6 18 (16.07%) Ruby Developer
7 17 (15.18%) AWS DevOps
7 17 (15.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 17 (15.18%) AWS Engineer
7 17 (15.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 17 (15.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 16 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
9 14 (12.50%) Java Developer
10 13 (11.61%) C# Developer
10 13 (11.61%) Lead Developer
11 12 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (10.71%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (10.71%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (12.50%) CSS
2 14 (12.50%) HTML
3 13 (11.61%) Node.js
4 11 (9.82%) React
5 9 (8.04%) .NET
5 9 (8.04%) jQuery
6 8 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 8 (7.14%) Web Services
7 7 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (6.25%) Vue.js
8 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.57%) Ajax
9 4 (3.57%) Django
9 4 (3.57%) HTML5
9 4 (3.57%) Pylons
9 4 (3.57%) REST
9 4 (3.57%) Sass
9 4 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.57%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.57%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.57%) User Experience
3 3 (2.68%) Fintech
4 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (31.25%) Linux
2 17 (15.18%) Unix
3 9 (8.04%) Windows
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.79%) Android
5 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.79%) CentOS
5 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (52.68%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (44.64%) Scrum
4 45 (40.18%) DevOps
4 45 (40.18%) Test Automation
5 39 (34.82%) DSDM
6 38 (33.93%) Software Engineering
7 34 (30.36%) SDET
8 33 (29.46%) TDD
9 31 (27.68%) Configuration Management
9 31 (27.68%) Mentoring
10 30 (26.79%) Open Source
11 29 (25.89%) Kanban
12 27 (24.11%) BDD
13 26 (23.21%) Deployment Automation
14 25 (22.32%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (19.64%) Software Testing
16 17 (15.18%) RUP
17 14 (12.50%) OOP
18 13 (11.61%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 93 (83.04%) Python
2 51 (45.54%) Java
3 49 (43.75%) C#
4 35 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 33 (29.46%) PHP
6 30 (26.79%) C++
7 28 (25.00%) C
8 27 (24.11%) Scala
9 24 (21.43%) SQL
10 20 (17.86%) Bash Shell
11 19 (16.96%) Shell Script
12 13 (11.61%) Perl
13 10 (8.93%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.79%) Elixir
15 2 (1.79%) Go
15 2 (1.79%) Groovy
15 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.36%) AWS Certification
4 5 (4.46%) OSCP
5 4 (3.57%) RHCE
5 4 (3.57%) RHCSA
6 3 (2.68%) CISSP
6 3 (2.68%) GPEN
6 3 (2.68%) GWAPT
6 3 (2.68%) GXPN
7 2 (1.79%) CHECK Team Member
7 2 (1.79%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.79%) Cyber Scheme
7 2 (1.79%) OSCE
8 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.25%) GDPR
3 3 (2.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (13.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 31 (27.68%) Puppet
2 23 (20.54%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (15.18%) Cobbler
3 17 (15.18%) Tivoli
4 14 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 13 (11.61%) Ansible
6 11 (9.82%) Terraform
7 5 (4.46%) Consul
7 5 (4.46%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (4.46%) Packer
8 4 (3.57%) Grafana
9 3 (2.68%) Capistrano
9 3 (2.68%) Kibana
9 3 (2.68%) logstash
9 3 (2.68%) Rancher
10 2 (1.79%) Graphite
10 2 (1.79%) Nagios
10 2 (1.79%) Opsview
10 2 (1.79%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.89%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Google
2 17 (15.18%) EnterpriseDB
2 17 (15.18%) Oracle
2 17 (15.18%) VMware
3 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.25%) Dynatrace
5 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.68%) AppDynamics