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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 98 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 34 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.76% 0.68% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.69% 1.08% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 13
Average salary £44,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
921 1106 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.55% 62.88% 62.59%
Number of salaries quoted 815 912 1157
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +23 24 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Wilmslow - 9 £30,000 - 1
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 48 (87.27%) TDD
2 47 (85.45%) BDD
3 46 (83.64%) Git (software)
4 45 (81.82%) .NET
5 42 (76.36%) MVC
6 41 (74.55%) C#
6 41 (74.55%) ASP.NET
6 41 (74.55%) Node.js
6 41 (74.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (74.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 38 (69.09%) RESTful
8 37 (67.27%) SQL Server
9 36 (65.45%) NoSQL
9 36 (65.45%) Web Application Development
10 27 (49.09%) Internet
11 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
13 12 (21.82%) Java
13 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (20.00%) HTML
14 11 (20.00%) OO
15 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
16 9 (16.36%) Facebook
16 9 (16.36%) Social Media
16 9 (16.36%) WCF
16 9 (16.36%) Yahoo!
16 9 (16.36%) Google
16 9 (16.36%) TeamCity

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 41 (74.55%) Node.js
2 5 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Trello
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Route 53
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) Internet
2 9 (16.36%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) SSH
3 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (67.27%) SQL Server
2 36 (65.45%) NoSQL
3 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (83.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.36%) TeamCity
4 5 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 5 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 5 (9.09%) MSTest
4 5 (9.09%) NUnit
4 5 (9.09%) Ant
5 4 (7.27%) WATIR
5 4 (7.27%) Selenium
5 4 (7.27%) CruiseControl
5 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.27%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.45%) Subversion
7 2 (3.64%) Xcode
8 1 (1.82%) Maven
8 1 (1.82%) Hudson
General
1 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (83.64%) Developer
2 38 (69.09%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
4 3 (5.45%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) QA Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (3.64%) iOS Developer
5 2 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.82%) QA Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (81.82%) .NET
2 41 (74.55%) ASP.NET
2 41 (74.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 41 (74.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 38 (69.09%) RESTful
4 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 11 (20.00%) HTML
6 9 (16.36%) WCF
7 8 (14.55%) SOAP
7 8 (14.55%) REST
8 7 (12.73%) CSS
9 6 (10.91%) XML
9 6 (10.91%) JSON
9 6 (10.91%) jQuery
10 5 (9.09%) WPF
10 5 (9.09%) Reactive Extensions
10 5 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
11 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) BBC
1 9 (16.36%) Social Media
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) TDD
2 47 (85.45%) BDD
3 42 (76.36%) MVC
4 36 (65.45%) Web Application Development
5 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (20.00%) OO
6 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.36%) Kanban
8 7 (12.73%) DevOps
9 6 (10.91%) Manual Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Web Development
9 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.91%) Regression Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (9.09%) MVVM
11 2 (3.64%) Scrum
11 2 (3.64%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.64%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (74.55%) C#
2 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Java
4 6 (10.91%) SQL
5 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.64%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) Opsview
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Apple
1 9 (16.36%) Sony
1 9 (16.36%) Yahoo!
1 9 (16.36%) Google
1 9 (16.36%) Facebook
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.82%) RightScale
3 1 (1.82%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago