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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 98 102 131
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +29
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 23 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.23% 0.83% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 1.56% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 8
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.27%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
885 831 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.33% 53.17% 62.57%
Number of salaries quoted 733 677 1073
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 £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 February 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 February 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 +9 18 £55,000 - 2
Knutsford -3 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £30,000 -
Chester - 1 £34,500 - 2
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 49 (89.09%) BDD
2 47 (85.45%) Git (software)
2 47 (85.45%) .NET
2 47 (85.45%) TDD
3 44 (80.00%) MVC
3 44 (80.00%) C#
3 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 44 (80.00%) Node.js
3 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (72.73%) SQL Server
5 39 (70.91%) Web Application Development
5 39 (70.91%) NoSQL
5 39 (70.91%) RESTful
6 27 (49.09%) Internet
7 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (21.82%) WCF
9 11 (20.00%) Java
9 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (18.18%) OO
10 10 (18.18%) Apple
10 10 (18.18%) Yahoo!
10 10 (18.18%) Google
10 10 (18.18%) BBC
10 10 (18.18%) Sony
10 10 (18.18%) Facebook
10 10 (18.18%) Social Media
11 9 (16.36%) Puppet
11 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (14.55%) Kanban

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 44 (80.00%) Node.js
2 5 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Mingle
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) Internet
2 8 (14.55%) HTTP
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 39 (70.91%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (85.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
2 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.09%) MSTest
3 5 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 5 (9.09%) Ant
3 5 (9.09%) NUnit
4 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.45%) CruiseControl
5 3 (5.45%) Subversion
5 3 (5.45%) WATIR
5 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.82%) JUnit
6 1 (1.82%) JMeter
General
1 2 (3.64%) Retail
1 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Developer
2 41 (74.55%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
4 3 (5.45%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) QA Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (85.45%) .NET
2 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 44 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 39 (70.91%) RESTful
4 12 (21.82%) WCF
5 8 (14.55%) REST
5 8 (14.55%) HTML
5 8 (14.55%) SOAP
6 5 (9.09%) CSS
6 5 (9.09%) Reactive Extensions
6 5 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 5 (9.09%) WPF
6 5 (9.09%) jQuery
7 3 (5.45%) JSON
7 3 (5.45%) XML
7 3 (5.45%) XSLT
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) BBC
1 10 (18.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) CentOS
2 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (89.09%) BDD
2 47 (85.45%) TDD
3 44 (80.00%) MVC
4 39 (70.91%) Web Application Development
5 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.18%) OO
7 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (14.55%) Kanban
9 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.91%) DevOps
10 5 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 5 (9.09%) Manual Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 5 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (9.09%) MVVM
10 5 (9.09%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Web Development
11 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.45%) Regression Testing
12 1 (1.82%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) C#
2 11 (20.00%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.91%) Python
4 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.27%) Perl
5 4 (7.27%) SQL
6 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) VCP4
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Opsview
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Apple
1 10 (18.18%) Sony
1 10 (18.18%) Yahoo!
1 10 (18.18%) Google
1 10 (18.18%) Facebook
2 1 (1.82%) VMware
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago