The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 112 186 130
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -56
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 128 69 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.29% 1.07% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.25% 2.05% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 119 53 128
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Ruby
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3013 3360 3858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.90% 52.28% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2603 2849 3269
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ruby
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Ruby Salary Trend in the North West

Ruby
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in the North West

Ruby
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +66 100 £42,500 +13.33% 24
Merseyside +14 14 £40,000 +56.86% 5
Cheshire +35 8 £38,750 -7.73% 3
Lancashire +7 4 £37,500 -3.22%
Cumbria - 2 £45,000 - 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 183 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (47.31%) .NET
3 117 (41.94%) TDD
4 107 (38.35%) Python
5 105 (37.63%) BDD
6 99 (35.48%) C#
7 92 (32.97%) MVC
8 91 (32.62%) Linux
9 90 (32.26%) Scrum
10 86 (30.82%) Git (software)
10 86 (30.82%) RESTful
10 86 (30.82%) Web Application Development
11 84 (30.11%) Java
12 83 (29.75%) Ruby on Rails
13 80 (28.67%) NoSQL
14 79 (28.32%) Node.js
14 79 (28.32%) ASP.NET
15 77 (27.60%) SQL Server
15 77 (27.60%) WCF
15 77 (27.60%) Puppet
16 75 (26.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 75 (26.88%) ASP.NET Web API
16 75 (26.88%) SQL Server 2014
17 72 (25.81%) PHP
18 71 (25.45%) DevOps
19 68 (24.37%) .NET Framework
20 67 (24.01%) Entity Framework
21 64 (22.94%) JavaScript
22 59 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 52 (18.64%) Bash Shell

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (13.98%) OpenStack
2 27 (9.68%) JBoss
3 25 (8.96%) WebLogic
3 25 (8.96%) WebSphere
4 23 (8.24%) CloudStack
5 21 (7.53%) nginx
6 17 (6.09%) Apache
7 16 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (3.94%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.79%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.79%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.08%) CMS
10 3 (1.08%) ColdFusion
10 3 (1.08%) Drupal
10 3 (1.08%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.08%) WordPress
11 2 (0.72%) Confluence
11 2 (0.72%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.81%) GitHub
4 15 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (2.51%) PaaS
6 7 (2.51%) SaaS
7 4 (1.43%) Heroku
8 2 (0.72%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.72%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.72%) Trello
9 1 (0.36%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.36%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.60%) Firewall
2 12 (4.30%) HTTP
3 8 (2.87%) Internet
3 8 (2.87%) SSL
4 7 (2.51%) LDAP
5 5 (1.79%) MRTG
5 5 (1.79%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.08%) DNS
6 3 (1.08%) Intranet
6 3 (1.08%) SAN
7 2 (0.72%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.72%) BGP
7 2 (0.72%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.72%) OSPF
7 2 (0.72%) VoIP
7 2 (0.72%) VPN
7 2 (0.72%) VXLAN
8 1 (0.36%) NAS
8 1 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (28.67%) NoSQL
2 77 (27.60%) SQL Server
3 75 (26.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 48 (17.20%) MySQL
5 31 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (4.30%) Redis
8 11 (3.94%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.87%) Neo4j
11 7 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.79%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (1.08%) Big Data
14 3 (1.08%) DataStage
14 3 (1.08%) Pentaho
14 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.72%) SQLite
16 1 (0.36%) Oracle OWB
16 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 86 (30.82%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.60%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.73%) Maven
3 16 (5.73%) TeamCity
4 14 (5.02%) Selenium
5 11 (3.94%) Cucumber
6 9 (3.23%) Vagrant
7 8 (2.87%) JIRA
7 8 (2.87%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.79%) Gerrit
8 5 (1.79%) gulp
9 4 (1.43%) JMeter
9 4 (1.43%) JUnit
9 4 (1.43%) RSpec
10 3 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.08%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.08%) JBuilder
10 3 (1.08%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.08%) Subversion
10 3 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (13.62%) Games
2 12 (4.30%) Music Industry
3 9 (3.23%) Marketing
4 6 (2.15%) Law
4 6 (2.15%) Publishing
5 5 (1.79%) iGaming
6 2 (0.72%) Advertising
6 2 (0.72%) Finance
6 2 (0.72%) Retail
6 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 189 (67.74%) Developer
2 87 (31.18%) .NET Developer
3 47 (16.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 38 (13.62%) Java Developer
5 32 (11.47%) Senior Developer
6 31 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 24 (8.60%) Junior
8 21 (7.53%) Junior Developer
9 20 (7.17%) Graduate
9 20 (7.17%) Graduate Developer
9 20 (7.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 19 (6.81%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 18 (6.45%) PHP Developer
12 16 (5.73%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 16 (5.73%) Junior .NET Developer
13 15 (5.38%) Lead Developer
14 13 (4.66%) Senior Software Developer
15 12 (4.30%) .NET Software Developer
15 12 (4.30%) Team Leader
16 10 (3.58%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (47.31%) .NET
2 86 (30.82%) RESTful
3 83 (29.75%) Ruby on Rails
4 79 (28.32%) ASP.NET
4 79 (28.32%) Node.js
5 77 (27.60%) WCF
6 75 (26.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 75 (26.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 68 (24.37%) .NET Framework
8 67 (24.01%) Entity Framework
9 59 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 51 (18.28%) Code First Entity Framework
11 46 (16.49%) AngularJS
12 36 (12.90%) HTML
13 35 (12.54%) CSS
13 35 (12.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (10.04%) KnockoutJS
15 26 (9.32%) HTML5
15 26 (9.32%) jQuery
16 24 (8.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.85%) Computer Science
2 42 (15.05%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.66%) User Experience
4 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.08%) Social Network
5 2 (0.72%) Clustering
5 2 (0.72%) Fintech
5 2 (0.72%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.72%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.72%) Wiki
6 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.36%) PMI
6 1 (0.36%) Replication
6 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (32.62%) Linux
2 45 (16.13%) Unix
3 33 (11.83%) Windows
4 13 (4.66%) CoreOS
5 12 (4.30%) CentOS
6 10 (3.58%) Ubuntu
7 9 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.15%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.79%) Debian
10 4 (1.43%) Android
11 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (41.94%) TDD
3 105 (37.63%) BDD
4 92 (32.97%) MVC
5 90 (32.26%) Scrum
6 86 (30.82%) Web Application Development
7 71 (25.45%) DevOps
8 51 (18.28%) Configuration Management
9 45 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (13.98%) Web Development
11 34 (12.19%) Open Source
12 31 (11.11%) DSDM
12 31 (11.11%) RUP
13 28 (10.04%) ITIL
13 28 (10.04%) Software Engineering
14 27 (9.68%) OWASP
15 18 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (6.45%) OO
16 17 (6.09%) Kanban
17 16 (5.73%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 107 (38.35%) Python
2 99 (35.48%) C#
3 84 (30.11%) Java
4 72 (25.81%) PHP
5 64 (22.94%) JavaScript
6 52 (18.64%) Bash Shell
7 45 (16.13%) Shell Script
8 41 (14.70%) C
9 36 (12.90%) SQL
10 33 (11.83%) Perl
11 25 (8.96%) C++
12 16 (5.73%) F#
13 14 (5.02%) Go
14 11 (3.94%) Scala
15 8 (2.87%) CoffeeScript
15 8 (2.87%) ES6
15 8 (2.87%) Groovy
16 7 (2.51%) Clojure
17 6 (2.15%) PowerShell
18 5 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (10.75%) Degree
2 3 (1.08%) ISEB
2 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.36%) CCA
3 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.36%) PhD
3 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.36%) RHCE
3 1 (0.36%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.53%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 28 (10.04%) vSphere
1 28 (10.04%) XenServer
2 25 (8.96%) Xen
3 22 (7.89%) Docker
4 15 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.51%) Active Directory
6 6 (2.15%) Ceph
6 6 (2.15%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.79%) Squid
7 5 (1.79%) XenApp
7 5 (1.79%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.43%) Varnish
9 2 (0.72%) KVM
9 2 (0.72%) oVirt
9 2 (0.72%) Postfix
9 2 (0.72%) vCloud
9 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.36%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 77 (27.60%) Puppet
2 49 (17.56%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (13.26%) Cobbler
4 24 (8.60%) Tivoli
5 16 (5.73%) Kibana
6 9 (3.23%) Grafana
6 9 (3.23%) Graphite
6 9 (3.23%) Packer
6 9 (3.23%) Terraform
7 8 (2.87%) Kubernetes
8 7 (2.51%) Uchiwa
9 6 (2.15%) Nagios
10 5 (1.79%) Munin
10 5 (1.79%) SCCM
10 5 (1.79%) Zenoss
11 3 (1.08%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.72%) Ansible
12 2 (0.72%) Consul
12 2 (0.72%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.72%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 30 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.32%) Google
3 25 (8.96%) Oracle
3 25 (8.96%) VMware
4 23 (8.24%) EnterpriseDB
5 11 (3.94%) Citrix
6 10 (3.58%) Cisco
6 10 (3.58%) HP
6 10 (3.58%) Snowplow
7 9 (3.23%) MuleSoft
7 9 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.23%) WSO2
8 8 (2.87%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.79%) Adobe
9 5 (1.79%) AppSense
9 5 (1.79%) EMC
9 5 (1.79%) F5
9 5 (1.79%) Facebook
9 5 (1.79%) NetApp
9 5 (1.79%) SaltStack
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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