The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 86 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 33 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.85% 0.81% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 1.47% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 21
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
919 952 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.63% 55.03% 59.08%
Number of salaries quoted 747 827 1242
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
North West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -5 17 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Wilmslow - 5 £37,500 -
Chester - 2 - -
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (46.15%) MVC
1 30 (46.15%) TDD
2 29 (44.62%) Node.js
3 28 (43.08%) Git (software)
3 28 (43.08%) RESTful
3 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
4 27 (41.54%) C#
4 27 (41.54%) Internet
4 27 (41.54%) Web Application Development
5 26 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (40.00%) BDD
5 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 26 (40.00%) .NET
5 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
7 14 (21.54%) CSS
7 14 (21.54%) Linux
8 12 (18.46%) Python
8 12 (18.46%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (16.92%) Apache
10 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
10 9 (13.85%) FreeBSD
10 9 (13.85%) LDAP
10 9 (13.85%) Kerberos
10 9 (13.85%) DNS
10 9 (13.85%) SSL
10 9 (13.85%) HTML

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 29 (44.62%) Node.js
2 11 (16.92%) Apache
3 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.54%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Route 53
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (41.54%) Internet
2 9 (13.85%) SSH
2 9 (13.85%) LDAP
2 9 (13.85%) Kerberos
2 9 (13.85%) DNS
2 9 (13.85%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 26 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 26 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.77%) MySQL
4 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.08%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (43.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.62%) Hudson
3 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.08%) Xcode
3 2 (3.08%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Automotive
3 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Release Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (6.15%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Software Packager
5 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Applications Packager
6 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) iOS Developer
7 1 (1.54%) Analyst
7 1 (1.54%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.54%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (1.54%) Release Analyst
7 1 (1.54%) Testing Engineer
7 1 (1.54%) Perl Developer
7 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) RESTful
2 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 26 (40.00%) .NET
2 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (21.54%) CSS
4 12 (18.46%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (13.85%) HTML
6 6 (9.23%) Application Packaging
6 6 (9.23%) Software Packaging
7 5 (7.69%) jQuery
8 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.62%) HTML5
8 3 (4.62%) Sinatra
8 3 (4.62%) CSS3
8 3 (4.62%) Backbone.js
8 3 (4.62%) Sass
8 3 (4.62%) LESS
9 2 (3.08%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Device Driver
1 9 (13.85%) Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 9 (13.85%) FreeBSD
3 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) CentOS
5 1 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) MVC
1 30 (46.15%) TDD
2 27 (41.54%) Web Application Development
3 26 (40.00%) BDD
4 9 (13.85%) Multithreading
5 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.23%) Change Control
7 6 (9.23%) OO
8 3 (4.62%) Web Development
9 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.08%) Scrum
9 2 (3.08%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.08%) JVM Tuning
9 2 (3.08%) DevOps
10 1 (1.54%) Analytics
10 1 (1.54%) OOP
10 1 (1.54%) Pair Programming
10 1 (1.54%) Web Analytics
10 1 (1.54%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) C#
2 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.46%) Python
4 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.31%) SQL
6 7 (10.77%) Java
6 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.69%) Perl
9 4 (6.15%) PHP
10 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) MCSE
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Remedy
2 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.08%) RightScale
3 1 (1.54%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
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