The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 56 42
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 16 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 4.69% 0.69% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 1.12% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 13
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +61.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.25% +4.44%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in York with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 224 267 209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 65.69% 61.52% 55.44%
Number of salaries quoted 195 221 181
Median salary £41,500 £40,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.46% +22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in York

Ruby
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in York.

Salary trend for Ruby in York

Ruby
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in York over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in York

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the York region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Selenium
3 11 (44.00%) Perl
4 10 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (36.00%) Python
5 9 (36.00%) Unix
5 9 (36.00%) Linux
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Fiddler
7 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (24.00%) JIRA
7 6 (24.00%) Capybara
7 6 (24.00%) Calabash
7 6 (24.00%) QA Automation
7 6 (24.00%) QA
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (20.00%) Jetty
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
8 5 (20.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) EMC
8 5 (20.00%) NetApp
8 5 (20.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) C

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 5 (20.00%) Jetty
1 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Selenium
2 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (24.00%) Calabash
3 6 (24.00%) Capybara
3 6 (24.00%) Fiddler
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) JIRA
4 4 (16.00%) FitNesse
4 4 (16.00%) JMeter
General
1 4 (16.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) QA Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
1 9 (36.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (24.00%) QA Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.00%) BDD
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Perl
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (16.00%) C
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) EMC
1 5 (20.00%) HP
1 5 (20.00%) NetApp