Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 96 116
Rank change year-on-year +33 +20 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 267 196 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.03% 2.80% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.84% 5.30% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 242 172 205
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% +5.88%

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 3,407 3,699 4,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.41% 52.78% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,037 3,255 3,686
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +35 240 £50,000 -9.09% 29
Wakefield - 12 £45,000 -
Huddersfield - 9 £42,500 -
Bradford -11 3 £42,500 +26.87%
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 176 (65.92%) Python
2 149 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (47.19%) C#
4 121 (45.32%) Node.js
5 113 (42.32%) Linux
6 105 (39.33%) TDD
6 105 (39.33%) DevOps
7 98 (36.70%) BDD
8 97 (36.33%) Opscode Chef
9 96 (35.96%) Configuration Management
10 89 (33.33%) Puppet
11 88 (32.96%) Java
12 87 (32.58%) Amazon AWS
13 86 (32.21%) Continuous Integration
14 85 (31.84%) .NET
15 81 (30.34%) Jenkins
16 74 (27.72%) Git (software)
17 67 (25.09%) Bash Shell
17 67 (25.09%) NoSQL
18 66 (24.72%) SQL Server
19 65 (24.34%) JavaScript
20 63 (23.60%) MVC
21 61 (22.85%) C++
22 57 (21.35%) Test Automation
23 53 (19.85%) Open Source
24 52 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
24 52 (19.48%) RESTful
24 52 (19.48%) Scrum
24 52 (19.48%) ASP.NET
24 52 (19.48%) Unix

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 21 (7.87%) CloudStack
1 21 (7.87%) OpenStack
2 8 (3.00%) JBoss
2 8 (3.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (3.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.87%) Apache
4 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.37%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 87 (32.58%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.87%) G Suite
4 5 (1.87%) Office 365
4 5 (1.87%) Slack
5 4 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.50%) GitHub
6 2 (0.75%) Loggly
6 2 (0.75%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.36%) Firewall
2 8 (3.00%) Internet
3 6 (2.25%) HTTP
4 5 (1.87%) LAN
4 5 (1.87%) NAS
4 5 (1.87%) Network Security
4 5 (1.87%) SAN
4 5 (1.87%) VPN
4 5 (1.87%) WAN
5 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.75%) Wireless
6 2 (0.75%) Wireless Security
6 2 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (25.09%) NoSQL
2 66 (24.72%) SQL Server
3 52 (19.48%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (5.99%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.99%) MySQL
5 10 (3.75%) Big Data
5 10 (3.75%) Redis
6 4 (1.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.75%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 81 (30.34%) Jenkins
2 74 (27.72%) Git (software)
3 41 (15.36%) Selenium
4 29 (10.86%) Vagrant
5 27 (10.11%) SoapUI
6 24 (8.99%) WebDriver
7 20 (7.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (7.49%) Cucumber
8 19 (7.12%) JIRA
9 16 (5.99%) Maven
10 15 (5.62%) Buildbot
10 15 (5.62%) Ranorex
11 14 (5.24%) JMeter
12 12 (4.49%) TeamCity
13 11 (4.12%) Appium
14 10 (3.75%) Bower
14 10 (3.75%) Grunt
14 10 (3.75%) Jasmine
14 10 (3.75%) Mocha
15 9 (3.37%) NeoLoad
General
1 50 (18.73%) Finance
2 31 (11.61%) Advertising
3 20 (7.49%) Retail
4 16 (5.99%) Games
5 10 (3.75%) Legal
6 3 (1.12%) Back Office
7 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 136 (50.94%) Developer
2 77 (28.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 59 (22.10%) .NET Developer
4 38 (14.23%) Developer in Test
4 38 (14.23%) Platform Engineer
5 28 (10.49%) AWS Engineer
6 27 (10.11%) AWS DevOps
6 27 (10.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 24 (8.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 18 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (6.74%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.37%) Test Engineer
10 16 (5.99%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 16 (5.99%) Development Engineer
10 16 (5.99%) Software Development Engineer
10 16 (5.99%) Software Engineer
10 16 (5.99%) Software Test Engineer
10 16 (5.99%) Test Development Engineer
11 15 (5.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 14 (5.24%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (45.32%) Node.js
2 85 (31.84%) .NET
3 52 (19.48%) ASP.NET
3 52 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 52 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 52 (19.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 52 (19.48%) RESTful
4 51 (19.10%) WCF
5 40 (14.98%) AngularJS
6 33 (12.36%) CSS
6 33 (12.36%) HTML
7 24 (8.99%) HTML5
8 23 (8.61%) jQuery
9 21 (7.87%) .NET Framework
9 21 (7.87%) Code First Entity Framework
9 21 (7.87%) Entity Framework
10 20 (7.49%) Web Services
11 17 (6.37%) Ruby on Rails
12 14 (5.24%) Django
12 14 (5.24%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.36%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (2.62%) User Experience
3 6 (2.25%) Device Driver
4 5 (1.87%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.75%) FMCG
6 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.75%) Social Media
7 1 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 113 (42.32%) Linux
2 52 (19.48%) Unix
3 26 (9.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (5.99%) Windows
5 13 (4.87%) Debian
6 11 (4.12%) Android
6 11 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 11 (4.12%) CentOS
7 5 (1.87%) AIX
7 5 (1.87%) HPUX
7 5 (1.87%) Solaris
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (39.33%) DevOps
2 105 (39.33%) TDD
3 98 (36.70%) BDD
4 96 (35.96%) Configuration Management
5 86 (32.21%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (23.60%) MVC
7 57 (21.35%) Test Automation
8 53 (19.85%) Open Source
9 52 (19.48%) Scrum
9 52 (19.48%) Web Application Development
10 50 (18.73%) OO
11 48 (17.98%) DSDM
12 36 (13.48%) Deployment Automation
13 33 (12.36%) RUP
14 28 (10.49%) SDET
15 26 (9.74%) Web Development
16 20 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (7.12%) Mentoring
18 18 (6.74%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 176 (65.92%) Python
2 126 (47.19%) C#
3 88 (32.96%) Java
4 67 (25.09%) Bash Shell
5 65 (24.34%) JavaScript
6 61 (22.85%) C++
7 47 (17.60%) C
8 46 (17.23%) SQL
9 39 (14.61%) Shell Script
10 32 (11.99%) PHP
11 20 (7.49%) Perl
12 17 (6.37%) Scala
13 12 (4.49%) VB
13 12 (4.49%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.62%) Go
15 5 (1.87%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.50%) R
17 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
17 2 (0.75%) F#
17 2 (0.75%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (3.75%) SC Cleared
1 10 (3.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.12%) Degree
3 2 (0.75%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (0.75%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (0.75%) CISA
3 2 (0.75%) CISSP
3 2 (0.75%) CREST Certified
3 2 (0.75%) OSCP
4 1 (0.37%) ISEB
4 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.37%) GDPR
1 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 29 (10.86%) Docker
2 19 (7.12%) vSphere
3 9 (3.37%) Xen
3 9 (3.37%) XenServer
4 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 97 (36.33%) Opscode Chef
2 89 (33.33%) Puppet
3 52 (19.48%) Ansible
4 39 (14.61%) Cobbler
4 39 (14.61%) Terraform
5 30 (11.24%) Packer
6 24 (8.99%) Tivoli
7 21 (7.87%) Kubernetes
8 18 (6.74%) Salt
9 10 (3.75%) SmoothWall
10 7 (2.62%) ZABBIX
11 6 (2.25%) Nagios
12 5 (1.87%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (1.50%) Consul
13 4 (1.50%) Grafana
13 4 (1.50%) Graphite
13 4 (1.50%) Opsview
14 3 (1.12%) SCCM
15 2 (0.75%) Kibana
15 2 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (16.10%) Google
2 40 (14.98%) Microsoft
3 36 (13.48%) Oracle
4 22 (8.24%) EnterpriseDB
5 18 (6.74%) Red Hat
6 15 (5.62%) VMware
7 14 (5.24%) SaltStack
8 12 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.25%) New Relic
10 2 (0.75%) HP
10 2 (0.75%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.75%) Splunk
11 1 (0.37%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.37%) Twitter