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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 97 75 113
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +38
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 24 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 2.47% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 4.51% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 12
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £31,250 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
831 954 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.86% 54.80% 56.86%
Number of salaries quoted 670 758 846
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Knutsford 0 8 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Chester +15 7 £40,000 - 1
Warrington -4 7 £55,000 - 1
Macclesfield +10 2 £40,000 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 35 (77.78%) C#
2 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (68.89%) BDD
3 30 (66.67%) MVC
3 30 (66.67%) .NET
3 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (64.44%) Node.js
4 29 (64.44%) TDD
4 29 (64.44%) Git (software)
4 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (62.22%) Web Application Development
5 28 (62.22%) NoSQL
5 28 (62.22%) RESTful
6 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (37.78%) Internet
8 11 (24.44%) Java
8 11 (24.44%) WCF
9 9 (20.00%) Marketing
9 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 9 (20.00%) Python
9 9 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
10 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
11 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (13.33%) SQL
12 5 (11.11%) JUnit
12 5 (11.11%) ISEB
12 5 (11.11%) Groovy
13 4 (8.89%) Selenium

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (64.44%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) Mingle
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
2 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) OSPF
3 1 (2.22%) BGP
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 28 (62.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.11%) JUnit
4 4 (8.89%) JMeter
4 4 (8.89%) Selenium
5 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (2.22%) Ant
6 1 (2.22%) NUnit
6 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.22%) MSTest
General
1 9 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Developer
2 29 (64.44%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Tester
4 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) UX Designer
5 2 (4.44%) Designer
5 2 (4.44%) UI Designer
5 2 (4.44%) QA Tester
5 2 (4.44%) Automated Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.22%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (2.22%) C Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) .NET
1 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 28 (62.22%) RESTful
4 11 (24.44%) WCF
5 9 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.67%) Web Services
7 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.44%) CSS
7 2 (4.44%) Grails
7 2 (4.44%) jQuery
8 1 (2.22%) WPF
8 1 (2.22%) REST
8 1 (2.22%) Reactive Extensions
8 1 (2.22%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Taxonomies
1 2 (4.44%) Social Media
1 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.44%) User Experience
1 2 (4.44%) BBC
2 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) FreeBSD
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) BDD
2 30 (66.67%) MVC
3 29 (64.44%) TDD
4 28 (62.22%) Web Application Development
5 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.67%) Kanban
7 3 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.67%) Release Management
7 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) OO
8 2 (4.44%) Web Design
8 2 (4.44%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Use Case
8 2 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.44%) User Stories
8 2 (4.44%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.22%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) C#
2 11 (24.44%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) Python
4 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) SQL
6 5 (11.11%) Groovy
7 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.67%) Perl
7 3 (6.67%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Apple
1 2 (4.44%) Sony
1 2 (4.44%) Yahoo!
1 2 (4.44%) Google
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.44%) Facebook
2 1 (2.22%) Juniper
2 1 (2.22%) Aruba
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago