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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
England / North West
Rank 67 124 181
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +57
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 240 114 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.04% 2.01% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.98% 4.02% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 204 99 64
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
3438 2833 3519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 57.89% 50.00% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 2426 3105
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +44 189 £42,500 -15.00% 23
Cheshire +33 29 £44,000 +10.00% 5
Merseyside -4 17 £40,000 - 1
Lancashire -6 4 £37,500 - 3
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 291 (70.98%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (47.56%) Python
3 179 (43.66%) C#
4 172 (41.95%) TDD
5 165 (40.24%) .NET
6 149 (36.34%) BDD
7 143 (34.88%) Git (software)
8 138 (33.66%) Java
9 132 (32.20%) RESTful
10 127 (30.98%) MVC
10 127 (30.98%) Node.js
11 126 (30.73%) DevOps
12 125 (30.49%) ASP.NET
12 125 (30.49%) Linux
13 124 (30.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 123 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 123 (30.00%) Web Application Development
14 123 (30.00%) SQL Server
15 120 (29.27%) SQL Server 2014
16 114 (27.80%) WCF
17 109 (26.59%) Scrum
18 102 (24.88%) .NET Framework
18 102 (24.88%) Entity Framework
19 100 (24.39%) NoSQL
20 98 (23.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 89 (21.71%) JavaScript
21 89 (21.71%) Perl
22 88 (21.46%) Puppet
23 86 (20.98%) MongoDB
24 84 (20.49%) Opscode Chef

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 66 (16.10%) Elasticsearch
2 47 (11.46%) OpenStack
3 35 (8.54%) Apache Spark
4 34 (8.29%) Apache Pig
5 33 (8.05%) CloudStack
6 26 (6.34%) WebLogic
7 14 (3.41%) JBoss
7 14 (3.41%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.44%) IIS
9 9 (2.20%) Apache
10 8 (1.95%) Confluence
11 7 (1.71%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.73%) nginx
13 2 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.49%) WordPress
14 1 (0.24%) CMS
14 1 (0.24%) Jetty
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 83 (20.24%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (13.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.20%) SaaS
4 8 (1.95%) OpenShift
5 7 (1.71%) GitHub
6 6 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.22%) PaaS
8 4 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.98%) IaaS
9 3 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.49%) Heroku
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.90%) Firewall
2 10 (2.44%) Internet
3 8 (1.95%) SAN
4 6 (1.46%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.22%) Broadband
6 3 (0.73%) HTTP
7 2 (0.49%) IMAP
7 2 (0.49%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.49%) Skype
7 2 (0.49%) SMTP
7 2 (0.49%) SS7
7 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.49%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.24%) DHCP
8 1 (0.24%) DNS
8 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 120 (29.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 100 (24.39%) NoSQL
4 86 (20.98%) MongoDB
5 63 (15.37%) MySQL
6 49 (11.95%) Big Data
7 40 (9.76%) Relational Database
8 35 (8.54%) Hadoop
8 35 (8.54%) RDBMS
9 34 (8.29%) Apache Hive
10 14 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.73%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.49%) OrientDB
16 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 143 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 57 (13.90%) Jenkins
3 43 (10.49%) TeamCity
4 33 (8.05%) Selenium
5 28 (6.83%) Cucumber
6 23 (5.61%) JIRA
7 17 (4.15%) RSpec
8 16 (3.90%) Vagrant
9 15 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (3.66%) git-flow
9 15 (3.66%) JUnit
10 11 (2.68%) GoCD
11 9 (2.20%) Hudson
12 8 (1.95%) JMeter
12 8 (1.95%) Subversion
13 6 (1.46%) GitLab
13 6 (1.46%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (1.22%) WebDriver
15 4 (0.98%) Gradle
General
1 36 (8.78%) Games
2 29 (7.07%) Finance
3 20 (4.88%) Military
4 15 (3.66%) Retail
5 13 (3.17%) Banking
6 9 (2.20%) Advertising
6 9 (2.20%) Marketing
7 8 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.46%) Music Industry
9 5 (1.22%) Back Office
9 5 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 233 (56.83%) Developer
2 128 (31.22%) .NET Developer
3 61 (14.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 40 (9.76%) Junior
5 37 (9.02%) Junior Developer
6 35 (8.54%) Software Developer
6 35 (8.54%) Software Engineer
7 34 (8.29%) Java Developer
8 32 (7.80%) Graduate
9 31 (7.56%) Graduate Developer
10 30 (7.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 30 (7.32%) Junior .NET Developer
11 28 (6.83%) Java Software Developer
12 26 (6.34%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 21 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
13 21 (5.12%) Ruby Developer
14 18 (4.39%) Architect
15 17 (4.15%) Java Engineer
15 17 (4.15%) Platform Engineer
16 16 (3.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (40.24%) .NET
2 132 (32.20%) RESTful
3 127 (30.98%) Node.js
4 125 (30.49%) ASP.NET
5 124 (30.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 123 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 114 (27.80%) WCF
8 102 (24.88%) .NET Framework
8 102 (24.88%) Entity Framework
9 98 (23.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 79 (19.27%) AngularJS
11 76 (18.54%) Code First Entity Framework
12 59 (14.39%) Ruby on Rails
13 55 (13.41%) HTML
14 54 (13.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 52 (12.68%) KnockoutJS
16 45 (10.98%) CSS
17 41 (10.00%) jQuery
18 39 (9.51%) WPF
19 38 (9.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.32%) Visualisation
2 29 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.61%) Social Network
4 18 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.39%) iPad
5 17 (4.15%) PKI
6 8 (1.95%) Clustering
7 6 (1.46%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.22%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.98%) User Experience
10 3 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.73%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.49%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.49%) Wiki
12 1 (0.24%) Blog
12 1 (0.24%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.24%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 125 (30.49%) Linux
2 49 (11.95%) Unix
3 46 (11.22%) Windows
4 23 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.68%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.20%) CentOS
7 7 (1.71%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.22%) Fedora
9 4 (0.98%) HPUX
10 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.73%) Solaris
11 2 (0.49%) AIX
11 2 (0.49%) Debian
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (70.98%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (41.95%) TDD
3 149 (36.34%) BDD
4 127 (30.98%) MVC
5 126 (30.73%) DevOps
6 123 (30.00%) Web Application Development
7 109 (26.59%) Scrum
8 76 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (16.10%) SDLC
9 66 (16.10%) Software Engineering
10 57 (13.90%) Configuration Management
11 51 (12.44%) OO
12 42 (10.24%) Kanban
13 41 (10.00%) Web Development
14 40 (9.76%) Analytics
15 37 (9.02%) Information Security
16 35 (8.54%) Dependency Injection
16 35 (8.54%) Multithreading
17 34 (8.29%) DSDM
18 32 (7.80%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 195 (47.56%) Python
2 179 (43.66%) C#
3 138 (33.66%) Java
4 89 (21.71%) JavaScript
4 89 (21.71%) Perl
5 71 (17.32%) Bash Shell
6 67 (16.34%) SQL
7 44 (10.73%) PHP
8 42 (10.24%) C
9 37 (9.02%) Shell Script
10 36 (8.78%) F#
11 27 (6.59%) Scala
12 22 (5.37%) C++
13 18 (4.39%) Clojure
14 14 (3.41%) Go
15 12 (2.93%) PowerShell
16 11 (2.68%) Korn
17 5 (1.22%) Groovy
18 4 (0.98%) Bourne shell
19 3 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (11.95%) Degree
2 37 (9.02%) Security Cleared
3 34 (8.29%) DV Cleared
4 14 (3.41%) ISEB
4 14 (3.41%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.98%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.49%) RHCE
6 2 (0.49%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.24%) HND
7 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.15%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) SDET
3 1 (0.24%) GCP
3 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (8.54%) Xen
3 33 (8.05%) Docker
4 32 (7.80%) Hyper-V
4 32 (7.80%) vSphere
4 32 (7.80%) XenServer
5 8 (1.95%) PowerHA
6 4 (0.98%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.49%) vCloud
8 1 (0.24%) KVM
8 1 (0.24%) Varnish
8 1 (0.24%) zsh
Systems Management
1 88 (21.46%) Puppet
2 84 (20.49%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (9.51%) Ansible
4 35 (8.54%) Kibana
5 29 (7.07%) Cobbler
5 29 (7.07%) Tivoli
6 20 (4.88%) Terraform
7 12 (2.93%) Capistrano
8 9 (2.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 9 (2.20%) WSUS
9 8 (1.95%) Nagios
9 8 (1.95%) Packer
10 6 (1.46%) CFEngine
10 6 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.73%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.49%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.24%) Grafana
13 1 (0.24%) Graphite
13 1 (0.24%) Mesos
13 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 73 (17.80%) Oracle
2 44 (10.73%) VMware
3 39 (9.51%) Google
4 33 (8.05%) Microsoft
5 32 (7.80%) EnterpriseDB
6 28 (6.83%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.44%) HP
8 8 (1.95%) Veritas
9 3 (0.73%) Facebook
9 3 (0.73%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.73%) Snowplow
9 3 (0.73%) Splunk
10 2 (0.49%) Zend
11 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.24%) Citrix
11 1 (0.24%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.24%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.24%) Twitter
11 1 (0.24%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (20% bonus and 5% pension)
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 11 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competetive Base Salary plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive Base Salary with pension, bonus and other
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Call Centre Associates
Salary: £12000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Research Councils UK
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago