The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 109 105 116
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 22 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.11% 0.67% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 1.10% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 11
Average salary £55,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.96% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Ruby
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
993 996 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.18% 60.84% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 845 852 1044
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Cheshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 18 £55,000 - 4
Wilmslow - 3 £30,000 - 1
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 36 (63.16%) TDD
2 34 (59.65%) Git (software)
3 33 (57.89%) BDD
3 33 (57.89%) MVC
4 32 (56.14%) .NET
4 32 (56.14%) Node.js
5 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (54.39%) RESTful
5 31 (54.39%) C#
5 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET
5 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
7 29 (50.88%) NoSQL
7 29 (50.88%) Web Application Development
8 26 (45.61%) Internet
9 17 (29.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
11 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (17.54%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (17.54%) CSS
14 9 (15.79%) Linux
15 8 (14.04%) Python
15 8 (14.04%) SQL
15 8 (14.04%) Java
16 7 (12.28%) Finance
16 7 (12.28%) HTML
17 6 (10.53%) OO
17 6 (10.53%) Shell Script

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (56.14%) Node.js
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
2 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Route 53
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.51%) Trello
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) LDAP
2 4 (7.02%) HTTP
2 4 (7.02%) Kerberos
2 4 (7.02%) DNS
2 4 (7.02%) SSL
2 4 (7.02%) SSH
3 2 (3.51%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 29 (50.88%) NoSQL
3 17 (29.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) MySQL
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (59.65%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.51%) Ant
4 2 (3.51%) Xcode
4 2 (3.51%) NUnit
4 2 (3.51%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.51%) MSTest
4 2 (3.51%) Hudson
4 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.51%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.51%) Maven
4 2 (3.51%) WATIR
4 2 (3.51%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Automotive
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (77.19%) Developer
2 29 (50.88%) .NET Developer
3 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Release Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Applications Packager
6 2 (3.51%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Software Packager
6 2 (3.51%) iOS Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.75%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (1.75%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) QA Analyst
7 1 (1.75%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) QA Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (1.75%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (56.14%) .NET
2 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (54.39%) RESTful
2 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET
2 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 10 (17.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (17.54%) CSS
5 7 (12.28%) HTML
6 4 (7.02%) XML
6 4 (7.02%) JSON
6 4 (7.02%) Application Packaging
6 4 (7.02%) Software Packaging
6 4 (7.02%) jQuery
7 3 (5.26%) WCF
7 3 (5.26%) REST
7 3 (5.26%) SOAP
8 2 (3.51%) Web Services
8 2 (3.51%) XSLT
8 2 (3.51%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Clustering
1 4 (7.02%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.26%) Social Media
2 3 (5.26%) BBC
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) FreeBSD
3 3 (5.26%) CentOS
3 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) TDD
2 33 (57.89%) BDD
2 33 (57.89%) MVC
3 29 (50.88%) Web Application Development
4 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.53%) OO
7 5 (8.77%) DevOps
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.02%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Change Control
8 4 (7.02%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.02%) Kanban
9 3 (5.26%) Web Development
10 2 (3.51%) Scrum
10 2 (3.51%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.51%) MVVM
10 2 (3.51%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.51%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (3.51%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) C#
2 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) Python
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
3 8 (14.04%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.02%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
1 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Puppet
2 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.75%) Opsview
4 1 (1.75%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Remedy
2 3 (5.26%) Yahoo!
2 3 (5.26%) Google
2 3 (5.26%) Facebook
2 3 (5.26%) Sony
2 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.26%) Apple
3 2 (3.51%) RightScale
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
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