Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 76 92
Rank change year-on-year -11 +16 +42
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 253 315 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.17% 3.24% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.05% 6.29% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 216 266 292
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -2.63% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,875 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 4,182 5,007 5,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.41% 51.45% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3,505 4,327 4,790
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 10 December 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 10 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
West Yorkshire -11 147 £52,500 +5.00% 25
North Yorkshire -21 55 £45,500 +6.43% 3
South Yorkshire 0 34 £40,000 +6.67% 4
East Yorkshire +13 10 £20,000 -50.00% 2
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 10 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 167 (66.01%) Python
2 154 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (43.08%) Linux
4 108 (42.69%) DevOps
5 97 (38.34%) Amazon AWS
6 88 (34.78%) Java
7 81 (32.02%) Puppet
8 77 (30.43%) C#
9 73 (28.85%) Bash Shell
10 66 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 64 (25.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 63 (24.90%) Jenkins
13 61 (24.11%) Scrum
14 56 (22.13%) TDD
14 56 (22.13%) Software Engineering
15 55 (21.74%) Configuration Management
16 54 (21.34%) SQL
17 53 (20.95%) Docker
18 52 (20.55%) Open Source
18 52 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
19 49 (19.37%) Test Automation
20 46 (18.18%) Git (software)
21 43 (17.00%) HTML
22 42 (16.60%) Opscode Chef
23 41 (16.21%) Selenium
24 38 (15.02%) Unix
24 38 (15.02%) Finance
25 37 (14.62%) CSS
26 35 (13.83%) Ansible
26 35 (13.83%) Retail

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 16 (6.32%) CloudStack
2 14 (5.53%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.14%) Apache
3 13 (5.14%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.74%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.77%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.98%) JBoss
6 5 (1.98%) Jetty
7 4 (1.58%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.19%) CMS
8 3 (1.19%) Confluence
8 3 (1.19%) IIS
8 3 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.79%) nginx
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.79%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
1 1 (0.40%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 97 (38.34%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (25.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (5.53%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (4.74%) G Suite
5 12 (4.74%) Office 365
6 5 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (1.98%) Amazon SageMaker
6 5 (1.98%) GitHub
6 5 (1.98%) IaaS
7 3 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.19%) Serverless
8 2 (0.79%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.79%) SaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.40%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.53%) Asterisk PBX
1 14 (5.53%) VoIP
2 11 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.16%) Internet
4 7 (2.77%) HTTP
5 6 (2.37%) Broadband
6 4 (1.58%) Firewall
7 2 (0.79%) LAN
7 2 (0.79%) SAN
7 2 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.07%) MongoDB
2 21 (8.30%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.32%) MySQL
4 15 (5.93%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.77%) Redis
7 5 (1.98%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.98%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (1.98%) Data Lake
7 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.98%) Pentaho
7 5 (1.98%) Snowflake Schema
7 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.40%) HBase
Development Applications
1 63 (24.90%) Jenkins
2 46 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 41 (16.21%) Selenium
4 24 (9.49%) Cucumber
5 22 (8.70%) JIRA
6 18 (7.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (6.72%) JMeter
8 16 (6.32%) WebDriver
9 15 (5.93%) SoapUI
10 14 (5.53%) Redmine
10 14 (5.53%) Trac
11 12 (4.74%) Appium
12 11 (4.35%) Buildbot
12 11 (4.35%) Ranorex
13 10 (3.95%) Gatling
13 10 (3.95%) GitLab
13 10 (3.95%) NeoLoad
13 10 (3.95%) WATIR
13 10 (3.95%) WebLOAD
14 9 (3.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (15.02%) Finance
2 35 (13.83%) Retail
3 10 (3.95%) Marketing
4 7 (2.77%) Aerospace
4 7 (2.77%) Automotive
5 4 (1.58%) Electronics
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 105 (41.50%) Developer
2 59 (23.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (14.23%) Platform Engineer
4 33 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
5 29 (11.46%) Cloud Engineer
6 26 (10.28%) AWS DevOps
6 26 (10.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 21 (8.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 21 (8.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 17 (6.72%) Developer in Test
9 16 (6.32%) Lead Developer
9 16 (6.32%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.93%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (4.74%) Junior
12 12 (4.74%) Junior Developer
13 11 (4.35%) Python Developer
13 11 (4.35%) Software Engineer
14 10 (3.95%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (17.00%) HTML
2 37 (14.62%) CSS
3 33 (13.04%) Node.js
4 26 (10.28%) Ruby on Rails
5 24 (9.49%) Web Services
6 22 (8.70%) .NET
7 19 (7.51%) HTML5
8 17 (6.72%) AngularJS
8 17 (6.72%) RESTful
9 14 (5.53%) jQuery
9 14 (5.53%) React
10 12 (4.74%) Ajax
11 10 (3.95%) Gherkin
11 10 (3.95%) Vue.js
12 9 (3.56%) Django
12 9 (3.56%) Middleware
13 8 (3.16%) CSS3
13 8 (3.16%) Pylons
13 8 (3.16%) Pyramid
13 8 (3.16%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.70%) User Experience
2 17 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.16%) Fintech
3 8 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.77%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.77%) Video\Live Streaming
5 6 (2.37%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.19%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.79%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 109 (43.08%) Linux
2 38 (15.02%) Unix
3 32 (12.65%) Windows
4 27 (10.67%) CentOS
5 18 (7.11%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.53%) Ubuntu
6 14 (5.53%) Windows 10
6 14 (5.53%) Windows 7
6 14 (5.53%) Windows 8
6 14 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.53%) Windows XP
7 13 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.19%) Android
8 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (42.69%) DevOps
3 61 (24.11%) Scrum
4 56 (22.13%) Software Engineering
4 56 (22.13%) TDD
5 55 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 52 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (20.55%) Open Source
7 49 (19.37%) Test Automation
8 34 (13.44%) DSDM
9 33 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 29 (11.46%) BDD
11 26 (10.28%) Deployment Automation
11 26 (10.28%) SDET
12 22 (8.70%) Software Testing
13 21 (8.30%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (8.30%) RUP
14 19 (7.51%) Web Development
15 18 (7.11%) Workflow
16 16 (6.32%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (66.01%) Python
2 88 (34.78%) Java
3 77 (30.43%) C#
4 73 (28.85%) Bash Shell
5 66 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 54 (21.34%) SQL
7 34 (13.44%) PHP
8 32 (12.65%) C++
9 30 (11.86%) C
9 30 (11.86%) Perl
10 26 (10.28%) Shell Script
11 25 (9.88%) PowerShell
12 24 (9.49%) Scala
13 9 (3.56%) TypeScript
14 7 (2.77%) Assembly Language
15 6 (2.37%) R
15 6 (2.37%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.58%) Go
17 3 (1.19%) ES6
18 2 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (7.91%) Degree
2 12 (4.74%) AWS Certification
3 7 (2.77%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (2.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.58%) RHCE
4 4 (1.58%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.40%) CISSP
5 1 (0.40%) GPEN
5 1 (0.40%) GWAPT
5 1 (0.40%) GXPN
5 1 (0.40%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.37%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.58%) PMO
4 3 (1.19%) QA
5 1 (0.40%) GDPR
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (20.95%) Docker
2 14 (5.53%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.53%) pfSense
3 11 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.35%) vSphere
4 6 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.98%) LXC
5 5 (1.98%) Xen
5 5 (1.98%) XenServer
6 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.40%) KVM
Systems Management
1 81 (32.02%) Puppet
2 42 (16.60%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (13.83%) Ansible
4 29 (11.46%) Cobbler
5 25 (9.88%) Kubernetes
5 25 (9.88%) Terraform
6 21 (8.30%) Tivoli
7 14 (5.53%) ZABBIX
8 7 (2.77%) Consul
8 7 (2.77%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (2.77%) Packer
9 6 (2.37%) Prometheus
10 4 (1.58%) Grafana
10 4 (1.58%) Graphite
11 3 (1.19%) Kibana
11 3 (1.19%) Salt
12 2 (0.79%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.79%) logstash
13 1 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (13.04%) VMware
2 28 (11.07%) Oracle
3 21 (8.30%) EnterpriseDB
3 21 (8.30%) Microsoft
4 16 (6.32%) Splunk
5 15 (5.93%) Google
6 13 (5.14%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.77%) HP
7 7 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.37%) Percona
9 5 (1.98%) EMC
9 5 (1.98%) NetApp
10 2 (0.79%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.79%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.79%) Cisco
11 1 (0.40%) WooCommerce