Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 133 78
Rank change year-on-year +14 -55 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 80 193 341
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.77% 2.56% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 5.01% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72 161 299
Median annual salary £56,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.56% -5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £41,375 £32,500 £33,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £78,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -

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 2,452 3,855 5,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 54.16% 51.23% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,150 3,129 4,452
Median annual salary £46,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.98% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 2020. 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 -6 69 £56,500 +13.00% 2
South Yorkshire +14 6 £62,500 +56.25% 1
North Yorkshire +58 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 72 (90.00%) Python
2 52 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (52.50%) DevOps
4 40 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 39 (48.75%) Java
6 38 (47.50%) AWS
7 34 (42.50%) Configuration Management
8 33 (41.25%) Linux
8 33 (41.25%) Puppet
9 32 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
10 29 (36.25%) SQL
11 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
11 27 (33.75%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (32.50%) Docker
13 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
14 24 (30.00%) Test Automation
14 24 (30.00%) Terraform
15 23 (28.75%) Azure
16 21 (26.25%) Ansible
17 20 (25.00%) Kubernetes
17 20 (25.00%) Scrum
18 17 (21.25%) Finance
18 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
19 16 (20.00%) Oracle
19 16 (20.00%) Selenium
19 16 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
20 14 (17.50%) EnterpriseDB
20 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
20 14 (17.50%) Open Source
21 13 (16.25%) Node.js

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 (3.75%) SAS
2 2 (2.50%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 38 (47.50%) AWS
2 23 (28.75%) Azure
3 10 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (12.50%) Serverless
4 9 (11.25%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
5 8 (10.00%) Amazon S3
6 6 (7.50%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (7.50%) AWS Fargate
7 4 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
8 3 (3.75%) AWS CodePipeline
8 3 (3.75%) AWS Step Functions
8 3 (3.75%) GitHub
9 2 (2.50%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (2.50%) Amazon SageMaker
9 2 (2.50%) CloudFront
9 2 (2.50%) Office 365
9 2 (2.50%) OpenShift
9 2 (2.50%) Slack
9 2 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Skype
2 1 (1.25%) SMTP
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) Data Lake
3 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.50%) DB2
4 2 (2.50%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.50%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
2 16 (20.00%) Selenium
3 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.25%) Mocha
5 4 (5.00%) Appium
5 4 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.00%) Buildbot
5 4 (5.00%) Gatling
5 4 (5.00%) JMeter
5 4 (5.00%) NeoLoad
5 4 (5.00%) Ranorex
5 4 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (5.00%) WATIR
5 4 (5.00%) WebLOAD
6 3 (3.75%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.75%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.50%) JIRA
8 1 (1.25%) RSpec
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Platform Engineer
2 22 (27.50%) Developer
3 20 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 8 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Developer in Test
8 5 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Architect
9 4 (5.00%) QA Leader
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) Node.js
1 13 (16.25%) Web Services
2 10 (12.50%) CSS
3 9 (11.25%) .NET
4 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.75%) React
5 6 (7.50%) HTML
5 6 (7.50%) REST
6 5 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (5.00%) JSON
8 3 (3.75%) Chai
8 3 (3.75%) jQuery
8 3 (3.75%) Redux
8 3 (3.75%) TensorFlow
8 3 (3.75%) Velocity
9 2 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.50%) RESTful
9 2 (2.50%) Sensu
9 2 (2.50%) Vue.js
10 1 (1.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (5.00%) Video on Demand
1 4 (5.00%) Video\Live Streaming
1 4 (5.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (3.75%) Cloud Native
2 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.75%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (3.75%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Linux
2 11 (13.75%) Unix
3 9 (11.25%) Windows
4 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.75%) Android
5 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.50%) CentOS
7 1 (1.25%) Debian
7 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (52.50%) DevOps
3 34 (42.50%) Configuration Management
4 27 (33.75%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 24 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 20 (25.00%) Scrum
8 16 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
9 14 (17.50%) Open Source
10 13 (16.25%) Collaborative Working
10 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure as Code
11 12 (15.00%) DSDM
12 11 (13.75%) Software Delivery
13 9 (11.25%) Decision-Making
14 8 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (10.00%) RUP
15 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
15 7 (8.75%) Migration
15 7 (8.75%) SDET
16 5 (6.25%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 72 (90.00%) Python
2 40 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 39 (48.75%) Java
4 29 (36.25%) SQL
5 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
6 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
7 13 (16.25%) C#
7 13 (16.25%) Perl
8 11 (13.75%) PHP
9 8 (10.00%) C
10 7 (8.75%) Scala
11 6 (7.50%) Apple Swift
11 6 (7.50%) C++
11 6 (7.50%) Objective-C
11 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
12 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
13 3 (3.75%) MATLAB
13 3 (3.75%) R
13 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
14 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.25%) GDPR
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (32.50%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (41.25%) Puppet
2 32 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (30.00%) Terraform
4 21 (26.25%) Ansible
5 20 (25.00%) Kubernetes
6 8 (10.00%) Cobbler
6 8 (10.00%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.50%) Pingdom
7 2 (2.50%) Prometheus
7 2 (2.50%) Rancher
8 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) EnterpriseDB
3 10 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.50%) Google
5 2 (2.50%) IBM
5 2 (2.50%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.25%) CloudEndure
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft