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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 91 107 106
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.86% 1.09% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 2.29% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 14
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
629 872 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.99% 47.31% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 552 732 710
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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
Northwich - 4 £52,500 -
Knutsford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Warrington -9 1 - - 1
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (43.75%) Python
4 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) Node.js
5 12 (37.50%) Perl
5 12 (37.50%) C#
6 11 (34.38%) Java
6 11 (34.38%) BDD
7 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
7 10 (31.25%) .NET
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (28.13%) WCF
8 9 (28.13%) RESTful
8 9 (28.13%) TDD
8 9 (28.13%) Marketing
8 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
8 9 (28.13%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
8 9 (28.13%) MVC
8 9 (28.13%) HTML5
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
8 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
8 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (28.13%) DevOps
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (40.63%) Node.js
2 6 (18.75%) JBoss
2 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (6.25%) nginx
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) GitHub
2 3 (9.38%) Heroku
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Trello
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
1 2 (6.25%) VXLAN
1 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.63%) Hudson
3 5 (15.63%) Maven
3 5 (15.63%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) Ant
4 4 (12.50%) Artifactory
4 4 (12.50%) ClearCase
4 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (12.50%) Gradle
4 4 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (9.38%) Jasmine
5 3 (9.38%) JBuilder
5 3 (9.38%) JIRA
5 3 (9.38%) JUnit
5 3 (9.38%) RSpec
6 2 (6.25%) CruiseControl
6 2 (6.25%) Metasploit
6 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (28.13%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
2 9 (28.13%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Principal Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) HTML5
2 9 (28.13%) RESTful
2 9 (28.13%) WCF
3 8 (25.00%) REST
4 7 (21.88%) JSON
5 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 6 (18.75%) CSS3
5 6 (18.75%) Web Services
5 6 (18.75%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) J2EE
6 4 (12.50%) JSP
6 4 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Fintech
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 3 (9.38%) AIX
5 2 (6.25%) Kali Linux
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) BDD
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (28.13%) DevOps
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 9 (28.13%) TDD
4 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) High Availability
7 4 (12.50%) RAD
7 4 (12.50%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.38%) API Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) Perl
4 11 (34.38%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) Groovy
7 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
8 4 (12.50%) Apple Swift
8 4 (12.50%) Objective-C
9 3 (9.38%) PHP
10 2 (6.25%) C
10 2 (6.25%) Go
11 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Puppet
2 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) New Relic
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) MuleSoft
4 2 (6.25%) WSO2
5 1 (3.13%) RightScale
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
Knutsford, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago