Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 85 82
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 +34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 148 211 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.87% 3.11% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.63% 6.28% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 127 196 224
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,500 £60,000 £66,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 2,630 3,361 3,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.06% 49.48% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,215 2,952 3,370
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -14 132 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Wakefield -1 3 £45,000 - 3
Bradford +22 2 £37,000 -12.94% 1
Keighley - 1 - -
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 123 (83.11%) Python
2 97 (65.54%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (50.68%) Linux
4 70 (47.30%) DevOps
5 68 (45.95%) Amazon AWS
6 57 (38.51%) Java
7 53 (35.81%) Configuration Management
7 53 (35.81%) Puppet
8 50 (33.78%) C#
9 48 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (32.43%) Jenkins
10 45 (30.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 45 (30.41%) Open Source
10 45 (30.41%) Bash Shell
11 42 (28.38%) Scrum
12 39 (26.35%) Test Automation
13 38 (25.68%) Opscode Chef
14 37 (25.00%) Selenium
14 37 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 37 (25.00%) SQL
15 34 (22.97%) Unix
15 34 (22.97%) DSDM
15 34 (22.97%) Finance
16 31 (20.95%) Docker
17 30 (20.27%) TDD
18 29 (19.59%) Cobbler
19 28 (18.92%) Software Engineering
19 28 (18.92%) Ansible
20 26 (17.57%) Mentoring
20 26 (17.57%) SDET

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 11 (7.43%) CloudStack
1 11 (7.43%) OpenStack
2 8 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.38%) JBoss
4 3 (2.03%) Confluence
4 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.03%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.35%) Apache
5 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Chatbot
1 2 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
1 1 (0.68%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 68 (45.95%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (30.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (8.11%) G Suite
3 12 (8.11%) Office 365
4 9 (6.08%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.38%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (3.38%) Amazon SageMaker
5 5 (3.38%) GitHub
6 2 (1.35%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.68%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.41%) Asterisk PBX
1 8 (5.41%) VoIP
2 7 (4.73%) HTTP
3 4 (2.70%) Firewall
4 2 (1.35%) LAN
4 2 (1.35%) SAN
4 2 (1.35%) WAN
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.19%) MongoDB
2 18 (12.16%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.38%) Amazon Aurora
3 5 (3.38%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (3.38%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (3.38%) Data Lake
3 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.38%) Pentaho
3 5 (3.38%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (1.35%) MySQL
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.68%) HBase
5 1 (0.68%) Redis
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (32.43%) Jenkins
2 37 (25.00%) Selenium
3 21 (14.19%) Cucumber
3 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
4 18 (12.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (11.49%) JMeter
6 16 (10.81%) JIRA
6 16 (10.81%) WebDriver
7 15 (10.14%) SoapUI
8 12 (8.11%) Appium
9 11 (7.43%) Buildbot
9 11 (7.43%) Ranorex
10 10 (6.76%) Gatling
10 10 (6.76%) NeoLoad
10 10 (6.76%) WATIR
10 10 (6.76%) WebLOAD
11 9 (6.08%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (5.41%) Redmine
12 8 (5.41%) TeamCity
12 8 (5.41%) Trac
General
1 34 (22.97%) Finance
2 19 (12.84%) Retail
3 9 (6.08%) Marketing
4 4 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 59 (39.86%) Developer
2 36 (24.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (24.32%) Platform Engineer
3 25 (16.89%) Linux Engineer
4 24 (16.22%) AWS Engineer
5 22 (14.86%) AWS DevOps
5 22 (14.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 21 (14.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 21 (14.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 19 (12.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 17 (11.49%) Developer in Test
9 15 (10.14%) Lead Developer
10 12 (8.11%) Software Developer
11 11 (7.43%) Python Developer
12 10 (6.76%) Lead Software Developer
13 7 (4.73%) Test Automation Developer
14 6 (4.05%) Automation Test Lead
14 6 (4.05%) Senior Developer
14 6 (4.05%) Test Architect
14 6 (4.05%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.89%) Ruby on Rails
2 20 (13.51%) CSS
2 20 (13.51%) HTML
2 20 (13.51%) Web Services
3 19 (12.84%) Node.js
4 14 (9.46%) jQuery
5 13 (8.78%) HTML5
6 12 (8.11%) Ajax
7 11 (7.43%) AngularJS
8 10 (6.76%) RESTful
9 9 (6.08%) Django
10 8 (5.41%) Pylons
10 8 (5.41%) Pyramid
10 8 (5.41%) web2py
11 7 (4.73%) Gherkin
12 6 (4.05%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (3.38%) .NET
13 5 (3.38%) React
14 4 (2.70%) Entity Framework
14 4 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (6.76%) User Experience
2 8 (5.41%) Fintech
3 6 (4.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.03%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (50.68%) Linux
2 34 (22.97%) Unix
3 21 (14.19%) CentOS
4 14 (9.46%) Windows
5 13 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.76%) Windows Server
7 8 (5.41%) Ubuntu
7 8 (5.41%) Windows 10
7 8 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.03%) Android
8 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (65.54%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (47.30%) DevOps
3 53 (35.81%) Configuration Management
4 48 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (30.41%) Open Source
6 42 (28.38%) Scrum
7 39 (26.35%) Test Automation
8 34 (22.97%) DSDM
9 30 (20.27%) TDD
10 28 (18.92%) Software Engineering
11 26 (17.57%) Deployment Automation
11 26 (17.57%) Mentoring
11 26 (17.57%) SDET
12 21 (14.19%) BDD
12 21 (14.19%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (14.19%) RUP
12 21 (14.19%) Software Testing
13 14 (9.46%) Kanban
13 14 (9.46%) Web Development
14 13 (8.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 123 (83.11%) Python
2 57 (38.51%) Java
3 50 (33.78%) C#
4 45 (30.41%) Bash Shell
5 37 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 37 (25.00%) SQL
6 25 (16.89%) PHP
7 22 (14.86%) C
7 22 (14.86%) C++
7 22 (14.86%) Shell Script
8 17 (11.49%) Scala
9 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.38%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.70%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.68%) Elixir
11 1 (0.68%) F#
11 1 (0.68%) Go
11 1 (0.68%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (6.76%) AWS Certification
2 7 (4.73%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.70%) RHCE
3 4 (2.70%) RHCSA
4 3 (2.03%) Degree
5 2 (1.35%) CISSP
5 2 (1.35%) GPEN
5 2 (1.35%) GWAPT
5 2 (1.35%) GXPN
5 2 (1.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (20.95%) Docker
2 11 (7.43%) vSphere
3 8 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.41%) pfSense
4 5 (3.38%) Xen
4 5 (3.38%) XenServer
5 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 53 (35.81%) Puppet
2 38 (25.68%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (19.59%) Cobbler
4 28 (18.92%) Ansible
5 21 (14.19%) Tivoli
6 19 (12.84%) Terraform
7 10 (6.76%) Kubernetes
8 8 (5.41%) ZABBIX
9 7 (4.73%) Consul
9 7 (4.73%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (4.73%) Packer
10 6 (4.05%) Prometheus
11 4 (2.70%) Grafana
11 4 (2.70%) Graphite
12 3 (2.03%) Kibana
12 3 (2.03%) Salt
13 2 (1.35%) Capistrano
13 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (1.35%) logstash
14 1 (0.68%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 21 (14.19%) EnterpriseDB
1 21 (14.19%) Oracle
2 19 (12.84%) VMware
3 14 (9.46%) Google
4 13 (8.78%) Red Hat
5 12 (8.11%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.76%) Splunk
7 2 (1.35%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.35%) HP
8 1 (0.68%) WooCommerce