Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 92 137
Rank change year-on-year +17 +45 +31
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 347 339 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.56% 3.20% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.71% 5.77% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 297 303 260
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,172 5,871 6,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.01% 55.41% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4,566 5,126 5,395
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Yorkshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +30 269 £50,000 -9.09% 30
North Yorkshire +26 50 £36,000 -15.29% 9
South Yorkshire -43 22 £44,000 -23.48% 10
East Yorkshire +23 13 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 219 (63.11%) Python
2 187 (53.89%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (41.21%) Node.js
4 142 (40.92%) Linux
5 139 (40.06%) C#
6 124 (35.73%) TDD
7 115 (33.14%) Git (software)
7 115 (33.14%) BDD
8 114 (32.85%) Java
9 113 (32.56%) DevOps
10 112 (32.28%) Puppet
11 107 (30.84%) JavaScript
11 107 (30.84%) Amazon AWS
12 104 (29.97%) Configuration Management
13 99 (28.53%) Opscode Chef
14 96 (27.67%) .NET
14 96 (27.67%) Continuous Integration
15 84 (24.21%) Jenkins
16 82 (23.63%) NoSQL
17 81 (23.34%) Bash Shell
18 79 (22.77%) MVC
19 76 (21.90%) SQL Server
19 76 (21.90%) Test Automation
20 74 (21.33%) RESTful
21 73 (21.04%) Scrum
22 72 (20.75%) C++
23 68 (19.60%) Web Application Development
24 66 (19.02%) Ansible
25 63 (18.16%) SQL
26 62 (17.87%) ASP.NET

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (6.34%) CloudStack
2 21 (6.05%) OpenStack
3 18 (5.19%) WebLogic
4 12 (3.46%) Apache
4 12 (3.46%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.88%) Jetty
6 8 (2.31%) JBoss
6 8 (2.31%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.44%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.15%) WordPress
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.29%) Confluence
11 1 (0.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 107 (30.84%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.44%) G Suite
4 5 (1.44%) Office 365
4 5 (1.44%) Serverless
4 5 (1.44%) Slack
5 4 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.15%) GitHub
6 2 (0.58%) Loggly
6 2 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.36%) Firewall
2 20 (5.76%) Internet
3 18 (5.19%) Broadband
4 16 (4.61%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.17%) HTTP
6 8 (2.31%) Network Security
7 5 (1.44%) LAN
7 5 (1.44%) NAS
7 5 (1.44%) SAN
7 5 (1.44%) VPN
7 5 (1.44%) WAN
8 2 (0.58%) Wireless
8 2 (0.58%) Wireless Security
8 2 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.63%) NoSQL
2 76 (21.90%) SQL Server
3 62 (17.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (6.92%) MySQL
5 23 (6.63%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.90%) Redis
7 10 (2.88%) Big Data
8 7 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.44%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.44%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.58%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 115 (33.14%) Git (software)
2 84 (24.21%) Jenkins
3 53 (15.27%) Selenium
4 32 (9.22%) Cucumber
5 29 (8.36%) SoapUI
6 28 (8.07%) JIRA
6 28 (8.07%) Vagrant
7 27 (7.78%) WebDriver
8 21 (6.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 18 (5.19%) Maven
10 16 (4.61%) Grunt
10 16 (4.61%) JMeter
10 16 (4.61%) Ranorex
11 15 (4.32%) Buildbot
12 12 (3.46%) Appium
12 12 (3.46%) TeamCity
13 10 (2.88%) Bower
13 10 (2.88%) Gatling
13 10 (2.88%) Jasmine
13 10 (2.88%) Mocha
General
1 51 (14.70%) Finance
2 32 (9.22%) Advertising
3 24 (6.92%) Games
4 23 (6.63%) Retail
5 10 (2.88%) Legal
6 3 (0.86%) Back Office
7 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 180 (51.87%) Developer
2 78 (22.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 69 (19.88%) .NET Developer
4 42 (12.10%) Platform Engineer
5 39 (11.24%) Developer in Test
6 31 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (8.65%) AWS Engineer
8 27 (7.78%) AWS DevOps
8 27 (7.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 25 (7.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 24 (6.92%) Software Engineer
11 22 (6.34%) Software Developer
11 22 (6.34%) Test Engineer
12 21 (6.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 18 (5.19%) Senior Developer
13 18 (5.19%) Test Automation Developer
14 17 (4.90%) Administrator
14 17 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
14 17 (4.90%) Software Development Engineer
14 17 (4.90%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (41.21%) Node.js
2 96 (27.67%) .NET
3 74 (21.33%) RESTful
4 62 (17.87%) ASP.NET
4 62 (17.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 62 (17.87%) ASP.NET Web API
5 61 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 60 (17.29%) WCF
7 59 (17.00%) AngularJS
8 48 (13.83%) CSS
8 48 (13.83%) HTML
9 30 (8.65%) .NET Framework
9 30 (8.65%) Code First Entity Framework
9 30 (8.65%) Entity Framework
10 25 (7.20%) Ruby on Rails
11 24 (6.92%) HTML5
11 24 (6.92%) Web Services
12 23 (6.63%) jQuery
13 19 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.10%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.75%) User Experience
3 10 (2.88%) Video\Live Streaming
3 10 (2.88%) Virtual Team
4 6 (1.73%) Device Driver
5 5 (1.44%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.15%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.58%) FMCG
8 2 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.58%) Social Media
9 1 (0.29%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 142 (40.92%) Linux
2 61 (17.58%) Unix
3 28 (8.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (5.76%) Debian
5 18 (5.19%) Windows
6 13 (3.75%) CentOS
7 11 (3.17%) Android
7 11 (3.17%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.31%) AIX
8 8 (2.31%) HPUX
8 8 (2.31%) Solaris
9 4 (1.15%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (53.89%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (35.73%) TDD
3 115 (33.14%) BDD
4 113 (32.56%) DevOps
5 104 (29.97%) Configuration Management
6 96 (27.67%) Continuous Integration
7 79 (22.77%) MVC
8 76 (21.90%) Test Automation
9 73 (21.04%) Scrum
10 68 (19.60%) Web Application Development
11 57 (16.43%) Open Source
12 53 (15.27%) OO
13 48 (13.83%) DSDM
14 44 (12.68%) Deployment Automation
15 34 (9.80%) Software Engineering
16 33 (9.51%) RUP
17 32 (9.22%) Web Development
18 29 (8.36%) SDET
19 22 (6.34%) Problem-Solving
20 21 (6.05%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 219 (63.11%) Python
2 139 (40.06%) C#
3 114 (32.85%) Java
4 107 (30.84%) JavaScript
5 81 (23.34%) Bash Shell
6 72 (20.75%) C++
7 63 (18.16%) SQL
8 55 (15.85%) C
9 52 (14.99%) Perl
10 46 (13.26%) PHP
11 39 (11.24%) Shell Script
12 19 (5.48%) Go
12 19 (5.48%) R
13 17 (4.90%) Scala
14 13 (3.75%) VB
14 13 (3.75%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.73%) Groovy
15 6 (1.73%) Java 8
16 5 (1.44%) Apex Code
16 5 (1.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (2.88%) SC Cleared
1 10 (2.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.44%) Degree
3 2 (0.58%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (0.58%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (0.58%) CISA
3 2 (0.58%) CISSP
3 2 (0.58%) CREST Certified
3 2 (0.58%) OSCP
4 1 (0.29%) ISEB
4 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 14 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (12.39%) Docker
2 19 (5.48%) vSphere
3 15 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.59%) Xen
4 9 (2.59%) XenServer
5 4 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.15%) KVM
6 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 112 (32.28%) Puppet
2 99 (28.53%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (19.02%) Ansible
4 39 (11.24%) Cobbler
5 38 (10.95%) Terraform
6 29 (8.36%) Packer
7 27 (7.78%) Kubernetes
8 24 (6.92%) Tivoli
9 17 (4.90%) Salt
10 10 (2.88%) SmoothWall
11 9 (2.59%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (2.02%) ZABBIX
13 6 (1.73%) Nagios
14 4 (1.15%) Consul
14 4 (1.15%) Grafana
14 4 (1.15%) Graphite
14 4 (1.15%) Mesos
14 4 (1.15%) Opsview
14 4 (1.15%) systemd
15 3 (0.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (14.12%) Google
2 45 (12.97%) Microsoft
3 36 (10.37%) Oracle
4 28 (8.07%) VMware
5 25 (7.20%) Red Hat
6 22 (6.34%) EnterpriseDB
7 18 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (3.75%) HP
8 13 (3.75%) SaltStack
9 10 (2.88%) EMC
9 10 (2.88%) NetApp
10 6 (1.73%) New Relic
11 4 (1.15%) Twitter
12 2 (0.58%) Micro Focus
12 2 (0.58%) Percona
12 2 (0.58%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.58%) Splunk
13 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.29%) Facebook