The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - 38 59
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.74% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.47% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 162 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 48.84% 70.43% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 89 130 217
Average salary £42,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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