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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 92 103 131
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 28 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.55% 0.87% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 1.50% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 10
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%
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
851 936 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.02% 58.39% 65.19%
Number of salaries quoted 720 754 1224
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,500
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 22 £55,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 6 £30,000 - 1
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 47 (92.16%) BDD
2 45 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 45 (88.24%) .NET
2 45 (88.24%) TDD
3 41 (80.39%) MVC
3 41 (80.39%) C#
3 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET
3 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 41 (80.39%) Node.js
3 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET Web API
4 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
5 36 (70.59%) Web Application Development
5 36 (70.59%) NoSQL
5 36 (70.59%) RESTful
6 26 (50.98%) Internet
7 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (21.57%) Java
8 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
9 10 (19.61%) Apple
9 10 (19.61%) OO
9 10 (19.61%) BBC
9 10 (19.61%) Sony
9 10 (19.61%) Yahoo!
9 10 (19.61%) Google
9 10 (19.61%) WCF
9 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (19.61%) Facebook
9 10 (19.61%) Social Media
10 9 (17.65%) TeamCity
10 9 (17.65%) Kanban

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (80.39%) Node.js
2 5 (9.80%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Trello
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.98%) Internet
2 9 (17.65%) HTTP
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
2 36 (70.59%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.65%) TeamCity
2 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.80%) MSTest
3 5 (9.80%) Mercurial
3 5 (9.80%) Ant
3 5 (9.80%) NUnit
4 4 (7.84%) CruiseControl
4 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
4 4 (7.84%) WATIR
4 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Developer
2 38 (74.51%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 3 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.96%) QA Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (88.24%) .NET
2 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET
2 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET MVC
2 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 36 (70.59%) RESTful
4 10 (19.61%) WCF
5 9 (17.65%) HTML
6 8 (15.69%) REST
6 8 (15.69%) SOAP
7 5 (9.80%) WPF
7 5 (9.80%) jQuery
7 5 (9.80%) CSS
7 5 (9.80%) Reactive Extensions
7 5 (9.80%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (9.80%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (9.80%) Gherkin
8 4 (7.84%) XML
8 4 (7.84%) XSLT
8 4 (7.84%) JSON
9 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) BBC
1 10 (19.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) CentOS
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) BDD
2 45 (88.24%) TDD
3 41 (80.39%) MVC
4 36 (70.59%) Web Application Development
5 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) OO
6 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (17.65%) Kanban
8 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 6 (11.76%) DevOps
8 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.80%) Web Development
9 5 (9.80%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (9.80%) MVVM
10 4 (7.84%) Regression Testing
11 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.96%) ITIL
12 1 (1.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) Java
2 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.84%) Python
4 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Puppet
2 5 (9.80%) Vagrant
3 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.96%) Opsview
4 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Apple
1 10 (19.61%) Sony
1 10 (19.61%) Yahoo!
1 10 (19.61%) Google
1 10 (19.61%) Facebook
2 1 (1.96%) VMware
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago