The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 99 156 97
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -59
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 77 43 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.35% 1.09% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 2.14% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 67 39 67
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1650 2011 2266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.41% 51.00% 60.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1812 2027
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ruby
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Manchester

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Manchester

Ruby
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Stockport +31 41 £60,000 +67.83% 1
Bury - 10 £47,500 - 1
Salford - 2 £37,500 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 96 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (52.14%) Python
3 65 (46.43%) .NET
4 59 (42.14%) Linux
5 58 (41.43%) Enterprise Software
6 55 (39.29%) C#
7 45 (32.14%) Git (software)
8 44 (31.43%) Ruby on Rails
8 44 (31.43%) Scrum
9 43 (30.71%) PHP
10 42 (30.00%) Java
10 42 (30.00%) TDD
11 40 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 40 (28.57%) Node.js
12 34 (24.29%) BDD
13 33 (23.57%) Puppet
14 32 (22.86%) RESTful
15 31 (22.14%) WCF
15 31 (22.14%) SQL Server
16 30 (21.43%) Perl
17 29 (20.71%) Configuration Management
18 28 (20.00%) MVC
18 28 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (20.00%) NoSQL
18 28 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
19 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web API
19 26 (18.57%) SQL Server 2014
19 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 26 (18.57%) Entity Framework
19 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 40 (28.57%) Node.js
2 14 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 8 (5.71%) Apache
4 6 (4.29%) CMS
5 5 (3.57%) CloudStack
5 5 (3.57%) JBoss
5 5 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.86%) Confluence
7 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.43%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.43%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.14%) GitHub
3 2 (1.43%) Trello
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) DNS
2 5 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (1.43%) Internet
3 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.14%) SQL Server
2 28 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 26 (18.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (10.71%) MySQL
4 15 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.57%) SQLite
7 4 (2.86%) Redis
8 2 (1.43%) Big Data
8 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.86%) JIRA
3 10 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.00%) Gerrit
5 6 (4.29%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.57%) FxCop
6 5 (3.57%) Moq
6 5 (3.57%) NUnit
6 5 (3.57%) StyleCop
6 5 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.57%) WiX
7 4 (2.86%) Appium
7 4 (2.86%) FishEye
7 4 (2.86%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.43%) Calabash
8 2 (1.43%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.43%) Ranorex
8 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (15.71%) Advertising
2 14 (10.00%) Finance
2 14 (10.00%) Games
3 3 (2.14%) Marketing
3 3 (2.14%) Publishing
4 2 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 79 (56.43%) Developer
2 35 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 17 (12.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) Architect
6 12 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 12 (8.57%) Lead Developer
6 12 (8.57%) PHP Developer
6 12 (8.57%) Team Leader
7 10 (7.14%) Consultant
8 9 (6.43%) AWS Consultant
8 9 (6.43%) Cloud Consultant
8 9 (6.43%) Software Manager
9 8 (5.71%) Junior
10 7 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (5.00%) AWS Architect
10 7 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (46.43%) .NET
2 44 (31.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 32 (22.86%) RESTful
4 31 (22.14%) WCF
5 26 (18.57%) .NET Framework
5 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET
5 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (18.57%) Entity Framework
6 20 (14.29%) CSS
6 20 (14.29%) HTML
6 20 (14.29%) Web Services
7 13 (9.29%) LAMP
7 13 (9.29%) XML
8 9 (6.43%) jQuery
9 8 (5.71%) JSON
9 8 (5.71%) REST
10 6 (4.29%) JSP
10 6 (4.29%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 58 (41.43%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.29%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.29%) Online Games
4 5 (3.57%) Physics
5 4 (2.86%) PMI
6 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.43%) Economics
6 2 (1.43%) Statistics
7 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (42.14%) Linux
2 25 (17.86%) Windows
3 14 (10.00%) Unix
4 7 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.86%) CentOS
8 2 (1.43%) Android
8 2 (1.43%) Debian
8 2 (1.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (31.43%) Scrum
3 42 (30.00%) TDD
4 34 (24.29%) BDD
5 29 (20.71%) Configuration Management
6 28 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (20.00%) MVC
7 26 (18.57%) Web Application Development
8 25 (17.86%) DevOps
9 14 (10.00%) High Availability
9 14 (10.00%) OOD
9 14 (10.00%) OOP
10 10 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.14%) Open Source
10 10 (7.14%) Presales
11 9 (6.43%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.71%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.71%) Test Scripting
13 7 (5.00%) OO
13 7 (5.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 73 (52.14%) Python
2 55 (39.29%) C#
3 43 (30.71%) PHP
4 42 (30.00%) Java
5 40 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 30 (21.43%) Perl
7 21 (15.00%) C
8 18 (12.86%) C++
9 15 (10.71%) Bash Shell
9 15 (10.71%) Shell Script
10 10 (7.14%) SQL
11 3 (2.14%) Scala
12 2 (1.43%) APL
12 2 (1.43%) Groovy
12 2 (1.43%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.71%) Go
13 1 (0.71%) R
13 1 (0.71%) VB
13 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (15.71%) Degree
2 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.86%) ISEB
3 4 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.86%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.71%) RHCE
4 1 (0.71%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.57%) vSphere
2 5 (3.57%) Xen
2 5 (3.57%) XenServer
3 2 (1.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (23.57%) Puppet
2 28 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.14%) Cobbler
4 6 (4.29%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.57%) Nagios
5 5 (3.57%) Wonderware InTouch
6 2 (1.43%) Ansible
6 2 (1.43%) logstash
6 2 (1.43%) yum
7 1 (0.71%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (15.71%) Facebook
2 7 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.00%) VMware
3 5 (3.57%) EnterpriseDB
3 5 (3.57%) Oracle
3 5 (3.57%) Wonderware
4 3 (2.14%) Adobe
4 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.14%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.43%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.43%) Splunk
6 1 (0.71%) HP
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D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £300000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable full benefits extensive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 25 days ago