The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 87 114 92
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.64% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 1.20% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 28
Median salary £38,750 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.62% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
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
526 918 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.67% 53.53% 51.60%
Number of salaries quoted 471 750 747
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 2 £41,250 - 1
Northwich - 1 £35,000 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 14 (58.33%) .NET
1 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Web Application Development
3 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 11 (45.83%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) MVC
4 11 (45.83%) Node.js
5 10 (41.67%) BDD
5 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (41.67%) WCF
5 10 (41.67%) RESTful
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (29.17%) Internet
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) Python
7 6 (25.00%) Games
7 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (25.00%) Marketing
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) MySQL
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) PHP
9 4 (16.67%) CSS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) CMS
1 3 (12.50%) ColdFusion
1 3 (12.50%) Drupal
1 3 (12.50%) Joomla!
1 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
1 3 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) GitHub
3 2 (8.33%) Heroku
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Engine Yard
4 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) Intranet
2 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.17%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (8.33%) RSpec
3 1 (4.17%) Grunt
3 1 (4.17%) JBuilder
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (25.00%) Games
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Internet Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
1 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (45.83%) Node.js
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (41.67%) RESTful
3 10 (41.67%) WCF
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.67%) Code First Entity Framework
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) Sass
8 2 (8.33%) Web Services
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (4.17%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Web Application Development
3 11 (45.83%) MVC
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) OOP
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Presales
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) SEO
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) PHP 5
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCA
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
2 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (12.50%) XenServer
3 2 (8.33%) vCloud
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) oVirt
4 1 (4.17%) Postfix
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.17%) Capistrano
2 1 (4.17%) Cobbler
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) AppSense
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) EMC
3 3 (12.50%) Facebook
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) NetApp
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) BMC
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) New Relic
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
Macclesfield
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago