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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 108 101 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 18 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.94% 0.88% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 1.49% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 14
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
1001 937 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.11% 58.89% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 819 818 1097
Average salary £35,404 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.15% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -6 15 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 30 (48.39%) TDD
2 29 (46.77%) Git (software)
3 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
3 28 (45.16%) MVC
3 28 (45.16%) RESTful
4 27 (43.55%) .NET
4 27 (43.55%) Internet
4 27 (43.55%) BDD
4 27 (43.55%) Node.js
4 27 (43.55%) Web Application Development
5 26 (41.94%) C#
5 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
5 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (41.94%) NoSQL
5 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 16 (25.81%) Linux
8 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
8 13 (20.97%) Python
9 11 (17.74%) Apache
10 10 (16.13%) SQL
10 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
10 10 (16.13%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (14.52%) CSS
11 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
11 9 (14.52%) FreeBSD
11 9 (14.52%) LDAP
11 9 (14.52%) Kerberos

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 27 (43.55%) Node.js
2 11 (17.74%) Apache
3 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.23%) Route 53
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) Internet
2 9 (14.52%) LDAP
2 9 (14.52%) Kerberos
2 9 (14.52%) DNS
2 9 (14.52%) SSL
2 9 (14.52%) SSH
3 3 (4.84%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.61%) SAN
4 1 (1.61%) CTI
4 1 (1.61%) HTTP
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 26 (41.94%) NoSQL
3 22 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (12.90%) MySQL
5 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (46.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Hudson
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.23%) Xcode
3 2 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) WATIR
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Automotive
3 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (64.52%) Developer
2 26 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Release Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Software Packager
6 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Applications Packager
6 3 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Testing Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Perl Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.61%) Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.16%) RESTful
2 27 (43.55%) .NET
3 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (16.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (14.52%) CSS
7 6 (9.68%) Application Packaging
7 6 (9.68%) Software Packaging
8 5 (8.06%) HTML
9 3 (4.84%) XML
9 3 (4.84%) JSON
10 2 (3.23%) jQuery
10 2 (3.23%) Cocoa
10 2 (3.23%) Web Services
10 2 (3.23%) Cocoa Touch
10 2 (3.23%) UIKit
10 2 (3.23%) iOS SDK
11 1 (1.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Device Driver
1 9 (14.52%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Linux
2 9 (14.52%) FreeBSD
3 3 (4.84%) CentOS
3 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) TDD
2 28 (45.16%) MVC
3 27 (43.55%) BDD
3 27 (43.55%) Web Application Development
4 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
6 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.68%) Change Control
8 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.45%) OO
10 3 (4.84%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.84%) DevOps
11 2 (3.23%) iOS Development
11 2 (3.23%) JVM Tuning
11 2 (3.23%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.23%) Scrum
12 1 (1.61%) Manual Testing
12 1 (1.61%) System Testing
12 1 (1.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) C#
2 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.97%) Python
3 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
3 10 (16.13%) SQL
4 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.68%) Perl
5 6 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) PHP
6 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.61%) Sendmail
1 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Opsview
3 1 (1.61%) Nagios
3 1 (1.61%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Remedy
2 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
3 2 (3.23%) RightScale
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago