The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 23 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.80% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 142 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 46.80% 54.41% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 78 109 123
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
Cheshire

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Ruby
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Chester region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Chester

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Route 53
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (66.67%) JVM Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) RightScale
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) CTI
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Route 53
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Testing Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) JVM Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) RightScale