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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 105 94 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 23 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.20% 0.96% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% 1.70% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 20
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1024 940 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.25% 56.49% 58.02%
Number of salaries quoted 828 825 1164
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -9 15 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Wilmslow - 2 £37,500 -
Chester -3 1 - -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (46.88%) TDD
2 29 (45.31%) MVC
2 29 (45.31%) Git (software)
3 28 (43.75%) RESTful
3 28 (43.75%) Node.js
3 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 27 (42.19%) C#
4 27 (42.19%) .NET
4 27 (42.19%) Internet
4 27 (42.19%) Web Application Development
4 27 (42.19%) BDD
5 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (40.63%) NoSQL
5 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET
5 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 25 (39.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
8 14 (21.88%) Linux
9 13 (20.31%) CSS
10 12 (18.75%) Python
11 11 (17.19%) Apache
11 11 (17.19%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (15.63%) Shell Script
13 9 (14.06%) Device Driver
13 9 (14.06%) Clustering
13 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
13 9 (14.06%) LDAP
13 9 (14.06%) FreeBSD
13 9 (14.06%) Kerberos

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (43.75%) Node.js
2 11 (17.19%) Apache
3 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) CMS
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.13%) Route 53
2 1 (1.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) Internet
2 9 (14.06%) LDAP
2 9 (14.06%) Kerberos
2 9 (14.06%) DNS
2 9 (14.06%) SSL
2 9 (14.06%) SSH
3 3 (4.69%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 26 (40.63%) NoSQL
3 25 (39.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (10.94%) MySQL
5 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.13%) Big Data
7 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (45.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Hudson
2 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) Xcode
3 2 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.56%) WATIR
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.56%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Automotive
3 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Developer
2 26 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Release Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Software Packager
6 3 (4.69%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Packager
7 2 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.13%) QA Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Testing Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.56%) Perl Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.56%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) RESTful
2 27 (42.19%) .NET
3 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 26 (40.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 13 (20.31%) CSS
6 11 (17.19%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (14.06%) HTML
8 6 (9.38%) Application Packaging
8 6 (9.38%) Software Packaging
9 4 (6.25%) jQuery
10 3 (4.69%) JSON
10 3 (4.69%) XML
11 2 (3.13%) Cocoa
11 2 (3.13%) Web Services
11 2 (3.13%) XHTML
11 2 (3.13%) Sinatra
11 2 (3.13%) HTML5
11 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Device Driver
1 9 (14.06%) Clustering
2 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) FreeBSD
3 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.13%) Windows
4 2 (3.13%) CentOS
5 1 (1.56%) Android
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) TDD
2 29 (45.31%) MVC
3 27 (42.19%) Web Application Development
3 27 (42.19%) BDD
4 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (14.06%) Multithreading
5 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.38%) Change Control
7 5 (7.81%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) Web Development
8 3 (4.69%) Regression Testing
9 2 (3.13%) DevOps
9 2 (3.13%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.13%) JVM Tuning
9 2 (3.13%) Pair Programming
9 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.13%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.56%) Manual Testing
10 1 (1.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) C#
2 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.75%) Python
4 10 (15.63%) Shell Script
5 9 (14.06%) SQL
6 7 (10.94%) Java
6 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.81%) Perl
9 3 (4.69%) PHP
10 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Remedy
2 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.13%) RightScale
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) VMware
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago