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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 129 61 127
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +66
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 60 138 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.45% 3.73% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 6.23% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 98 63
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2304 2215 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.56% 59.91% 61.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 1957 2122
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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
Altrincham - 9 £50,000 - 2
Stockport - 5 £26,500 - 2
Cheadle - 4 £32,250 -
Salford -13 3 £37,500 -2.59%
Oldham - 1 £45,000 -
Ruby
North West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 60 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (43.44%) Java
3 52 (42.62%) C#
4 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
5 40 (32.79%) HTML
5 40 (32.79%) CSS
6 39 (31.97%) PHP
6 39 (31.97%) Ruby on Rails
7 35 (28.69%) Python
8 34 (27.87%) TDD
9 33 (27.05%) Linux
10 32 (26.23%) .NET
11 31 (25.41%) OO
12 29 (23.77%) Perl
12 29 (23.77%) Software Engineering
13 26 (21.31%) MVC
13 26 (21.31%) Git (software)
14 22 (18.03%) MySQL
14 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
15 21 (17.21%) Web Services
16 19 (15.57%) Web Application Development
17 18 (14.75%) RESTful
18 16 (13.11%) BDD
18 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
19 15 (12.30%) Apache
19 15 (12.30%) OOP
19 15 (12.30%) PostgreSQL
19 15 (12.30%) Degree
20 14 (11.48%) HTML5
20 14 (11.48%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 15 (12.30%) Apache
2 12 (9.84%) Node.js
3 7 (5.74%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.92%) nginx
5 2 (1.64%) IIS
5 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.82%) CMS
6 1 (0.82%) Drupal
6 1 (0.82%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.46%) SaaS
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.02%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) HTTP
3 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.82%) Firewall
4 1 (0.82%) Network Security
4 1 (0.82%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.03%) MySQL
2 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.30%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (11.48%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.74%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.46%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.46%) Big Data
7 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.46%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.82%) Redis
9 1 (0.82%) Riak
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (21.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.20%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.56%) WebDriver
4 7 (5.74%) Selenium
4 7 (5.74%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.10%) Axure RP
6 4 (3.28%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.28%) RSpec
6 4 (3.28%) eggPlant
6 4 (3.28%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (3.28%) LabVIEW
7 3 (2.46%) NUnit
7 3 (2.46%) Subversion
7 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.64%) Hudson
8 2 (1.64%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.64%) Calabash
8 2 (1.64%) Xcode
8 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (4.92%) Games
2 5 (4.10%) Back Office
2 5 (4.10%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Automotive
4 3 (2.46%) German Language
4 3 (2.46%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.46%) Turkish Language
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Military
5 2 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (66.39%) Developer
2 21 (17.21%) Web Developer
3 14 (11.48%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.02%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.38%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Tester
9 7 (5.74%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (4.10%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Lead Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Administrator
11 5 (4.10%) Test Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.10%) Ruby Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (3.28%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.79%) CSS
1 40 (32.79%) HTML
2 39 (31.97%) Ruby on Rails
3 32 (26.23%) .NET
4 21 (17.21%) Web Services
5 18 (14.75%) RESTful
6 14 (11.48%) HTML5
6 14 (11.48%) CSS3
7 13 (10.66%) jQuery
7 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET
8 12 (9.84%) WCF
9 11 (9.02%) LINQ
9 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (8.20%) Ninject
11 7 (5.74%) Backbone.js
11 7 (5.74%) XHTML
12 5 (4.10%) J2EE
13 4 (3.28%) XML
13 4 (3.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.74%) User Experience
2 7 (5.74%) Open Source
3 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.64%) BBC
6 1 (0.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.82%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.82%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.82%) Streaming Music
6 1 (0.82%) Online Games
6 1 (0.82%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.82%) MHEG
6 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.82%) Xbox
6 1 (0.82%) iPad
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.82%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Linux
2 14 (11.48%) Windows
3 7 (5.74%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.92%) CentOS
4 6 (4.92%) UNIX
5 5 (4.10%) Android
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.64%) Debian
8 1 (0.82%) Fedora
8 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.82%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (27.87%) TDD
3 31 (25.41%) OO
4 29 (23.77%) Software Engineering
5 26 (21.31%) MVC
6 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
7 19 (15.57%) Web Application Development
8 16 (13.11%) BDD
9 15 (12.30%) OOP
10 13 (10.66%) Scrum
11 12 (9.84%) Configuration Management
12 11 (9.02%) Change Control
13 10 (8.20%) Dependency Injection
13 10 (8.20%) Mentoring
14 9 (7.38%) Web Development
15 8 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (5.74%) DevOps
17 6 (4.92%) Communications Security
17 6 (4.92%) SEO
17 6 (4.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.44%) Java
2 52 (42.62%) C#
3 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 39 (31.97%) PHP
5 35 (28.69%) Python
6 29 (23.77%) Perl
7 10 (8.20%) SQL
7 10 (8.20%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.56%) C++
9 4 (3.28%) PHP5
9 4 (3.28%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (2.46%) Clojure
10 3 (2.46%) C
10 3 (2.46%) Scala
11 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.82%) Groovy
12 1 (0.82%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) ISEB
2 1 (0.82%) RHCE
2 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.46%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.64%) Varnish
4 1 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) Puppet
2 9 (7.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.46%) Ansible
3 3 (2.46%) CFEngine
3 3 (2.46%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.64%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.64%) logstash
5 1 (0.82%) Salt
5 1 (0.82%) Kibana
5 1 (0.82%) Nagios
5 1 (0.82%) YUM
Vendors
1 10 (8.20%) Wonderware
2 7 (5.74%) VMware
2 7 (5.74%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.28%) Google
4 3 (2.46%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.64%) Percona
5 2 (1.64%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.64%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle
6 1 (0.82%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.82%) Adobe
6 1 (0.82%) Perforce
6 1 (0.82%) Zend
6 1 (0.82%) Splunk
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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