Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 103 145
Rank change year-on-year +1 +42 -63
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 189 62 168
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.78% 2.19% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 3.81% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 171 57 141
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £46,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
90th Percentile " £66,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -

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 3,267 1,627 3,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.12% 57.43% 48.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,609 1,453 2,765
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +3.96%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ruby in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Ruby in Yorkshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 -18 113 £60,000 - 18
South Yorkshire -3 76 £60,000 +2.13% 6
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 (88.36%) Python
2 162 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (79.89%) DevOps
4 137 (72.49%) Go
5 131 (69.31%) Kubernetes
6 126 (66.67%) Docker
7 125 (66.14%) Terraform
7 125 (66.14%) AWS
8 102 (53.97%) JavaScript
9 101 (53.44%) Azure
10 97 (51.32%) Configuration Management
11 93 (49.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 93 (49.21%) Problem-Solving
12 92 (48.68%) SaltStack
12 92 (48.68%) Opscode Chef
12 92 (48.68%) Puppet
13 87 (46.03%) Java
14 79 (41.80%) C#
15 78 (41.27%) Infrastructure as Code
16 76 (40.21%) Pulumi
17 69 (36.51%) React
18 67 (35.45%) AngularJS
19 62 (32.80%) Deployment Automation
20 61 (32.28%) Vue.js
21 60 (31.75%) Bash Shell
22 57 (30.16%) Software Engineering
23 55 (29.10%) PHP
24 54 (28.57%) SQL
25 53 (28.04%) MySQL
25 53 (28.04%) Linux

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 3 (1.59%) Apache
2 2 (1.06%) Confluence
3 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 125 (66.14%) AWS
2 101 (53.44%) Azure
3 93 (49.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 76 (40.21%) Pulumi
5 49 (25.93%) GCP
6 46 (24.34%) Amazon EKS
7 30 (15.87%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 30 (15.87%) Datadog
8 9 (4.76%) PaaS
8 9 (4.76%) SaaS
9 4 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.06%) GitHub
10 2 (1.06%) Serverless
10 2 (1.06%) Slack
11 1 (0.53%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.65%) HTTP
2 3 (1.59%) VoIP
3 2 (1.06%) BGP
3 2 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.06%) Firewall
3 2 (1.06%) NX-OS
3 2 (1.06%) OSPF
3 2 (1.06%) RFID
3 2 (1.06%) SSL
3 2 (1.06%) VPN
3 2 (1.06%) WAN
3 2 (1.06%) Wireless
4 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.04%) MySQL
2 48 (25.40%) PostgreSQL
3 38 (20.11%) MongoDB
4 33 (17.46%) Redis
5 30 (15.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 30 (15.87%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 30 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (5.82%) JIRA
4 6 (3.17%) minitest
4 6 (3.17%) Mocha
5 5 (2.65%) GitLab
5 5 (2.65%) RSpec
6 4 (2.12%) Selenium
7 3 (1.59%) CircleCI
7 3 (1.59%) Cypress.io
7 3 (1.59%) Gatling
7 3 (1.59%) JMeter
7 3 (1.59%) Katalon Studio
7 3 (1.59%) NeoLoad
7 3 (1.59%) TestCafe
7 3 (1.59%) WebLOAD
8 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (6.88%) Social Skills
2 4 (2.12%) Public Sector
3 3 (1.59%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (1.06%) Games
4 2 (1.06%) Law
4 2 (1.06%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (48.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (27.51%) Software Engineer
3 46 (24.34%) AWS DevOps
3 46 (24.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 46 (24.34%) AWS Engineer
3 46 (24.34%) Azure DevOps
3 46 (24.34%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 46 (24.34%) Azure Engineer
4 20 (10.58%) Developer
5 12 (6.35%) Web Developer
6 9 (4.76%) Architect
7 6 (3.17%) QA Engineer
8 5 (2.65%) Technical Architect
9 4 (2.12%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (2.12%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.12%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (2.12%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (2.12%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (2.12%) Software Developer
9 4 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (36.51%) React
2 67 (35.45%) AngularJS
3 61 (32.28%) Vue.js
4 32 (16.93%) ARM Templates
5 18 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (5.82%) Node.js
7 9 (4.76%) BREW
7 9 (4.76%) CSS
7 9 (4.76%) HTML
8 6 (3.17%) .NET
8 6 (3.17%) Chai
8 6 (3.17%) Jest
8 6 (3.17%) Web Services
9 3 (1.59%) Apache NiFi
9 3 (1.59%) REST
9 3 (1.59%) STL
10 2 (1.06%) Apache Flex
10 2 (1.06%) JDBC
10 2 (1.06%) LDAP
10 2 (1.06%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 46 (24.34%) Enterprise Cloud
2 30 (15.87%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.12%) NHS
5 3 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.06%) PKI
7 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.04%) Linux
2 23 (12.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (79.89%) DevOps
3 97 (51.32%) Configuration Management
4 93 (49.21%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (41.27%) Infrastructure as Code
6 62 (32.80%) Deployment Automation
7 57 (30.16%) Software Engineering
8 53 (28.04%) TDD
9 45 (23.81%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 45 (23.81%) OOP
9 45 (23.81%) SOLID
9 45 (23.81%) Unit Testing
10 32 (16.93%) Analytics
11 30 (15.87%) Web Application Development
12 28 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (12.17%) Scrum
14 19 (10.05%) DSDM
15 18 (9.52%) Web Development
16 16 (8.47%) RUP
17 12 (6.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 167 (88.36%) Python
2 137 (72.49%) Go
3 102 (53.97%) JavaScript
4 87 (46.03%) Java
5 79 (41.80%) C#
6 60 (31.75%) Bash Shell
7 55 (29.10%) PHP
8 54 (28.57%) SQL
9 51 (26.98%) C++
10 48 (25.40%) Scala
10 48 (25.40%) TypeScript
11 45 (23.81%) Kotlin
12 41 (21.69%) PowerShell
13 38 (20.11%) Groovy
14 16 (8.47%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.65%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (24.34%) AWS Certification
2 10 (5.29%) Degree
3 4 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) CCNP
5 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 126 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 131 (69.31%) Kubernetes
2 125 (66.14%) Terraform
3 92 (48.68%) Opscode Chef
3 92 (48.68%) Puppet
4 50 (26.46%) Ansible
5 32 (16.93%) Grafana
5 32 (16.93%) Prometheus
6 16 (8.47%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.06%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (1.06%) Packer
7 2 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 92 (48.68%) SaltStack
2 30 (15.87%) New Relic
3 16 (8.47%) Google
4 6 (3.17%) Oracle
5 2 (1.06%) Apple
5 2 (1.06%) Aruba
5 2 (1.06%) Cisco
5 2 (1.06%) F5
5 2 (1.06%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.06%) IBM
5 2 (1.06%) Okta
5 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.06%) Splunk
6 1 (0.53%) Ariba
6 1 (0.53%) DocuSign
6 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.53%) SAP