Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 74 112
Rank change year-on-year -15 +38 +42
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 283 385 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.06% 3.73% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 6.76% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 241 324 255
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 4,942 5,698 5,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.50% 55.21% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4,274 4,923 4,987
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +7 198 £52,500 - 22
North Yorkshire -21 45 £42,500 +2.41% 9
South Yorkshire -38 31 £45,000 -21.74% 7
East Yorkshire - 6 £47,500 - 3
Ruby
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 203 (71.73%) Python
2 166 (58.66%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (45.23%) Linux
4 109 (38.52%) DevOps
5 108 (38.16%) Amazon AWS
6 106 (37.46%) Java
6 106 (37.46%) C#
7 103 (36.40%) Puppet
8 91 (32.16%) Configuration Management
9 84 (29.68%) TDD
10 83 (29.33%) Bash Shell
11 81 (28.62%) Node.js
12 78 (27.56%) Opscode Chef
12 78 (27.56%) Git (software)
13 70 (24.73%) BDD
14 69 (24.38%) Scrum
15 68 (24.03%) Jenkins
16 67 (23.67%) SQL
17 66 (23.32%) Continuous Integration
18 61 (21.55%) JavaScript
19 60 (21.20%) Unix
19 60 (21.20%) Test Automation
20 57 (20.14%) Microsoft Azure
20 57 (20.14%) Ansible
21 51 (18.02%) Docker
22 49 (17.31%) Selenium
23 48 (16.96%) .NET
23 48 (16.96%) DSDM
24 45 (15.90%) Deployment Automation
25 44 (15.55%) Perl

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 34 (12.01%) CloudStack
2 27 (9.54%) OpenStack
3 22 (7.77%) Apache
4 15 (5.30%) WebLogic
5 14 (4.95%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.18%) JBoss
6 9 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.47%) Jetty
8 5 (1.77%) IIS
9 3 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.06%) WordPress
10 2 (0.71%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.71%) CMS
11 1 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 108 (38.16%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (20.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (3.53%) G Suite
4 10 (3.53%) Office 365
4 10 (3.53%) Slack
5 9 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (2.47%) IaaS
8 6 (2.12%) Serverless
9 4 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (1.41%) GitHub
10 3 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.06%) SaaS
11 2 (0.71%) Loggly
11 2 (0.71%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.42%) Internet
2 18 (6.36%) Firewall
3 15 (5.30%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.95%) Broadband
4 14 (4.95%) HTTP
5 6 (2.12%) Network Security
6 4 (1.41%) LAN
6 4 (1.41%) NAS
6 4 (1.41%) SAN
6 4 (1.41%) WAN
7 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.13%) NoSQL
3 29 (10.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (8.13%) MySQL
5 13 (4.59%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.59%) Redis
6 7 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.41%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.06%) Big Data
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 78 (27.56%) Git (software)
2 68 (24.03%) Jenkins
3 49 (17.31%) Selenium
4 24 (8.48%) Cucumber
4 24 (8.48%) JMeter
4 24 (8.48%) SoapUI
4 24 (8.48%) WebDriver
5 14 (4.95%) JIRA
6 13 (4.59%) Maven
7 12 (4.24%) Appium
7 12 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (4.24%) GitLab
7 12 (4.24%) Grunt
7 12 (4.24%) Ranorex
7 12 (4.24%) Vagrant
8 11 (3.89%) Buildbot
8 11 (3.89%) Gatling
9 10 (3.53%) NeoLoad
9 10 (3.53%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (3.53%) WebLOAD
General
1 42 (14.84%) Finance
2 29 (10.25%) Retail
3 22 (7.77%) Advertising
4 9 (3.18%) Marketing
5 5 (1.77%) Back Office
6 2 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 119 (42.05%) Developer
2 68 (24.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (16.96%) Platform Engineer
4 35 (12.37%) AWS Engineer
5 34 (12.01%) Linux Engineer
6 32 (11.31%) Developer in Test
7 29 (10.25%) .NET Developer
8 28 (9.89%) AWS DevOps
8 28 (9.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 22 (7.77%) Cloud Engineer
9 22 (7.77%) Software Developer
10 20 (7.07%) Lead Developer
10 20 (7.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 18 (6.36%) Test Engineer
12 17 (6.01%) Software Engineer
13 16 (5.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 15 (5.30%) Architect
14 15 (5.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 12 (4.24%) Administrator
15 12 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (28.62%) Node.js
2 48 (16.96%) .NET
3 40 (14.13%) RESTful
4 33 (11.66%) HTML
5 32 (11.31%) Web Services
6 31 (10.95%) AngularJS
7 29 (10.25%) ASP.NET
7 29 (10.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (10.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (9.89%) CSS
9 26 (9.19%) WCF
10 25 (8.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (4.95%) HTML5
11 14 (4.95%) React
11 14 (4.95%) Ruby on Rails
12 13 (4.59%) jQuery
13 12 (4.24%) Gherkin
14 11 (3.89%) LAMP
15 10 (3.53%) REST
16 9 (3.18%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.25%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.24%) User Experience
3 11 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.18%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.47%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.47%) Video\Live Streaming
6 6 (2.12%) Cloud Native
6 6 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.41%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.71%) Fintech
9 2 (0.71%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.35%) EPoS
10 1 (0.35%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 128 (45.23%) Linux
2 60 (21.20%) Unix
3 20 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (5.30%) Windows
5 13 (4.59%) CentOS
5 13 (4.59%) Debian
6 9 (3.18%) Android
6 9 (3.18%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.12%) AIX
7 6 (2.12%) HPUX
7 6 (2.12%) Solaris
8 5 (1.77%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.41%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (58.66%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (38.52%) DevOps
3 91 (32.16%) Configuration Management
4 84 (29.68%) TDD
5 70 (24.73%) BDD
6 69 (24.38%) Scrum
7 66 (23.32%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (21.20%) Test Automation
9 48 (16.96%) DSDM
10 45 (15.90%) Deployment Automation
11 39 (13.78%) MVC
11 39 (13.78%) Open Source
12 38 (13.43%) Software Engineering
13 37 (13.07%) RUP
14 34 (12.01%) Web Application Development
15 33 (11.66%) SDET
16 28 (9.89%) OO
17 23 (8.13%) Mentoring
18 21 (7.42%) API Testing
18 21 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 203 (71.73%) Python
2 106 (37.46%) C#
2 106 (37.46%) Java
3 83 (29.33%) Bash Shell
4 67 (23.67%) SQL
5 61 (21.55%) JavaScript
6 44 (15.55%) Perl
7 40 (14.13%) C++
8 38 (13.43%) Shell Script
9 30 (10.60%) C
9 30 (10.60%) PHP
10 19 (6.71%) Scala
11 18 (6.36%) Go
12 15 (5.30%) R
13 12 (4.24%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.83%) VB
14 8 (2.83%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.77%) Java 8
15 5 (1.77%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.41%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (3.53%) Degree
2 3 (1.06%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.77%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) GDPR
3 2 (0.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (18.02%) Docker
2 25 (8.83%) vSphere
3 15 (5.30%) Xen
3 15 (5.30%) XenServer
4 12 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.47%) LXC
5 7 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 103 (36.40%) Puppet
2 78 (27.56%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (20.14%) Ansible
4 42 (14.84%) Cobbler
5 36 (12.72%) Terraform
6 30 (10.60%) Kubernetes
7 28 (9.89%) Tivoli
8 9 (3.18%) Packer
9 6 (2.12%) Salt
10 5 (1.77%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.41%) Mesos
11 4 (1.41%) SCCM
11 4 (1.41%) systemd
12 3 (1.06%) Nagios
12 3 (1.06%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.71%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.71%) Rancher
14 1 (0.35%) Consul
14 1 (0.35%) HP ALM
14 1 (0.35%) linkerd
Vendors
1 39 (13.78%) Google
2 38 (13.43%) Oracle
3 36 (12.72%) Microsoft
4 29 (10.25%) VMware
5 26 (9.19%) EnterpriseDB
6 23 (8.13%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.01%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (3.53%) HP
9 7 (2.47%) EMC
9 7 (2.47%) NetApp
9 7 (2.47%) Percona
10 6 (2.12%) New Relic
11 5 (1.77%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.06%) Micro Focus
13 2 (0.71%) Cisco
13 2 (0.71%) Facebook
13 2 (0.71%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.71%) Splunk
14 1 (0.35%) Twitter