The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 75 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 19 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.60% 1.57% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 3.09% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 28
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £39,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
608 874 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.05% 50.81% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 526 706 775
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 7 £42,500 - 1
Knutsford +4 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Warrington +7 1 - -
Chester -9 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Northwich - 1 £52,500 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
4 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
4 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
5 11 (37.93%) Node.js
5 11 (37.93%) C#
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (34.48%) Python
6 10 (34.48%) MVC
6 10 (34.48%) TDD
6 10 (34.48%) WCF
6 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
6 10 (34.48%) RESTful
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (34.48%) BDD
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (27.59%) HTML5
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
7 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) Linux
8 7 (24.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (20.69%) Marketing
9 6 (20.69%) jQuery
9 6 (20.69%) VMware
9 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.69%) Internet
10 5 (17.24%) CSS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (37.93%) Node.js
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) CMS
2 3 (10.34%) ColdFusion
2 3 (10.34%) Drupal
2 3 (10.34%) Joomla!
2 3 (10.34%) nginx
2 3 (10.34%) WordPress
3 2 (6.90%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.24%) GitHub
2 4 (13.79%) Heroku
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.90%) OpenShift
4 2 (6.90%) PaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.45%) Engine Yard
5 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Intranet
2 3 (10.34%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.90%) VXLAN
4 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) OSPF
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Jasmine
2 3 (10.34%) JBuilder
2 3 (10.34%) RSpec
3 2 (6.90%) Grunt
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) AppScan
4 1 (3.45%) Burp Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Metasploit
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
4 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (20.69%) Marketing
2 5 (17.24%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Internet Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (34.48%) RESTful
3 10 (34.48%) WCF
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) HTML5
5 7 (24.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (20.69%) jQuery
7 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
7 5 (17.24%) Code First Entity Framework
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
7 5 (17.24%) JSON
8 3 (10.34%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) Middleware
8 3 (10.34%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Fintech
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Wiki
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Android
3 3 (10.34%) CentOS
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) Kali Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Windows
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
3 10 (34.48%) BDD
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) Open Source
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) OOP
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) SEO
7 2 (6.90%) Business Development
7 2 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) Python
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) PHP 5
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.90%) Go
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.90%) vCloud
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.90%) XenServer
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) KVM
5 1 (3.45%) oVirt
5 1 (3.45%) Postfix
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.45%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Facebook
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) New Relic
2 3 (10.34%) Twitter
3 2 (6.90%) AppSense
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) EMC
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.90%) NetApp
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) WSO2
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) BMC
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday