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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 115 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% 1.84% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 3.55% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 14
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
922 929 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.67% 51.81% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 751 821
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 £26,004 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 30 July 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
Chester +3 5 £41,500 -
Warrington -10 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Knutsford -2 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (65.79%) C#
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 21 (55.26%) BDD
4 20 (52.63%) .NET
5 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 19 (50.00%) MVC
5 19 (50.00%) TDD
6 18 (47.37%) NoSQL
6 18 (47.37%) Node.js
6 18 (47.37%) Web Application Development
6 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
6 18 (47.37%) RESTful
6 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (36.84%) Java
9 11 (28.95%) Cucumber
10 10 (26.32%) WCF
10 10 (26.32%) Entity Framework
10 10 (26.32%) Marketing
10 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
11 8 (21.05%) Internet
11 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
11 8 (21.05%) JUnit
12 7 (18.42%) SQL
12 7 (18.42%) Python
12 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
12 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (15.79%) QA
13 6 (15.79%) ISEB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (47.37%) Node.js
2 4 (10.53%) nginx
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.89%) Jetty
4 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Mingle
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (7.89%) Trello
3 3 (7.89%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Route 53
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 5 (13.16%) HTTP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) Network Security
4 3 (7.89%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) OSPF
5 1 (2.63%) BGP
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) LDAP
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) Junos
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (47.37%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Cucumber
3 8 (21.05%) JUnit
4 4 (10.53%) JMeter
4 4 (10.53%) Selenium
4 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.89%) Hudson
5 3 (7.89%) Maven
6 2 (5.26%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (26.32%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) QA Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Automated Tester
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (5.26%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.26%) UX Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Designer
7 1 (2.63%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (47.37%) RESTful
3 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (26.32%) Entity Framework
4 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 10 (26.32%) WCF
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (7.89%) Servlets
6 3 (7.89%) Web Services
7 2 (5.26%) Grails
7 2 (5.26%) jQuery
7 2 (5.26%) CSS
8 1 (2.63%) HTML
8 1 (2.63%) COM
8 1 (2.63%) Middleware
8 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.26%) Taxonomies
2 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) CentOS
3 2 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) BDD
2 19 (50.00%) MVC
2 19 (50.00%) TDD
3 18 (47.37%) Web Application Development
4 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.53%) Automation Testing
7 3 (7.89%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Open Source
7 3 (7.89%) Release Management
7 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (7.89%) API Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 7 (18.42%) Python
5 5 (13.16%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISEB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
1 3 (7.89%) RightScale
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Juniper
3 1 (2.63%) Aruba
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago