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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
England / North West
Rank 74 137 160
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 229 92 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.86% 1.66% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.61% 3.37% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 198 70 95
Median salary £41,250 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £56,500
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
3466 2728 3496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.46% 49.30% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2331 3093
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 19 January 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 January 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 +58 185 £41,500 -12.63% 30
Merseyside -3 23 £40,000 - 3
Cheshire +25 19 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Lancashire -12 1 £35,000 - 3
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 272 (70.28%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (47.29%) Python
3 169 (43.67%) C#
4 164 (42.38%) TDD
5 161 (41.60%) .NET
6 150 (38.76%) BDD
7 134 (34.63%) Git (software)
8 129 (33.33%) Java
9 127 (32.82%) RESTful
10 121 (31.27%) MVC
11 119 (30.75%) ASP.NET
11 119 (30.75%) Linux
12 118 (30.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 118 (30.49%) Web Application Development
13 117 (30.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 117 (30.23%) Node.js
13 117 (30.23%) SQL Server
13 117 (30.23%) SQL Server 2014
14 115 (29.72%) DevOps
15 112 (28.94%) WCF
16 103 (26.61%) Entity Framework
16 103 (26.61%) .NET Framework
17 100 (25.84%) NoSQL
18 99 (25.58%) Scrum
19 92 (23.77%) Puppet
19 92 (23.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 88 (22.74%) Perl
21 84 (21.71%) Opscode Chef
22 81 (20.93%) JavaScript
23 78 (20.16%) Amazon AWS

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 56 (14.47%) Elasticsearch
2 44 (11.37%) OpenStack
3 32 (8.27%) CloudStack
4 29 (7.49%) Apache Spark
5 28 (7.24%) Apache Pig
5 28 (7.24%) WebLogic
6 19 (4.91%) JBoss
7 18 (4.65%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.58%) Apache
9 8 (2.07%) Confluence
9 8 (2.07%) IIS
10 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.78%) nginx
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.52%) WordPress
13 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.26%) CMS
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 78 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.33%) GitHub
3 9 (2.33%) SaaS
4 7 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.81%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.78%) IaaS
5 3 (0.78%) PaaS
6 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.52%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (0.52%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.43%) Firewall
2 10 (2.58%) Internet
2 10 (2.58%) SAN
3 5 (1.29%) Broadband
3 5 (1.29%) Kerberos
4 3 (0.78%) HTTP
5 2 (0.52%) IMAP
5 2 (0.52%) NAS
5 2 (0.52%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.52%) Skype
5 2 (0.52%) SMTP
5 2 (0.52%) SS7
5 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.52%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.26%) DHCP
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
6 1 (0.26%) LDAP
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (30.23%) SQL Server
1 117 (30.23%) SQL Server 2014
2 100 (25.84%) NoSQL
3 76 (19.64%) MongoDB
4 68 (17.57%) MySQL
5 39 (10.08%) Relational Database
6 38 (9.82%) Big Data
7 31 (8.01%) RDBMS
8 29 (7.49%) Hadoop
9 28 (7.24%) Apache Hive
10 13 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (2.07%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.78%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.52%) OrientDB
16 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 134 (34.63%) Git (software)
2 57 (14.73%) Jenkins
3 41 (10.59%) TeamCity
4 31 (8.01%) Selenium
5 27 (6.98%) Cucumber
6 23 (5.94%) JIRA
7 15 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (3.88%) JUnit
8 14 (3.62%) RSpec
8 14 (3.62%) Vagrant
9 12 (3.10%) git-flow
10 9 (2.33%) Hudson
10 9 (2.33%) Subversion
11 7 (1.81%) JMeter
12 6 (1.55%) GitLab
12 6 (1.55%) Gradle
13 5 (1.29%) Ant
13 5 (1.29%) LoadRunner
13 5 (1.29%) Maven
13 5 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (9.82%) Games
2 28 (7.24%) Finance
3 18 (4.65%) Military
4 14 (3.62%) Marketing
5 12 (3.10%) Banking
5 12 (3.10%) Retail
6 9 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.55%) Music Industry
9 5 (1.29%) Advertising
9 5 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 212 (54.78%) Developer
2 121 (31.27%) .NET Developer
3 63 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 38 (9.82%) Junior
5 35 (9.04%) Junior Developer
6 31 (8.01%) Software Engineer
7 29 (7.49%) Graduate
8 28 (7.24%) Graduate Developer
9 27 (6.98%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 27 (6.98%) Junior .NET Developer
10 25 (6.46%) Software Developer
11 23 (5.94%) Java Developer
12 22 (5.68%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 19 (4.91%) Linux Engineer
14 18 (4.65%) Architect
15 17 (4.39%) Java Software Developer
16 15 (3.88%) C# Developer
16 15 (3.88%) Ruby Developer
17 13 (3.36%) Java Engineer
17 13 (3.36%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (41.60%) .NET
2 127 (32.82%) RESTful
3 119 (30.75%) ASP.NET
4 118 (30.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 117 (30.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 117 (30.23%) Node.js
6 112 (28.94%) WCF
7 103 (26.61%) .NET Framework
7 103 (26.61%) Entity Framework
8 92 (23.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 77 (19.90%) Code First Entity Framework
10 70 (18.09%) AngularJS
11 55 (14.21%) HTML
12 52 (13.44%) Ruby on Rails
12 52 (13.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 49 (12.66%) KnockoutJS
14 43 (11.11%) CSS
15 40 (10.34%) jQuery
16 35 (9.04%) WPF
17 33 (8.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.01%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.20%) Visualisation
3 22 (5.68%) Social Network
4 14 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.62%) iPad
5 13 (3.36%) PKI
6 8 (2.07%) Clustering
7 7 (1.81%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.29%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.03%) User Experience
11 3 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.52%) Blog
12 2 (0.52%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.52%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.52%) Wiki
13 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.26%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.26%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 119 (30.75%) Linux
2 50 (12.92%) Unix
3 49 (12.66%) Windows
4 18 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.58%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.33%) CentOS
7 6 (1.55%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.29%) Fedora
9 4 (1.03%) HPUX
10 3 (0.78%) Debian
10 3 (0.78%) Solaris
11 2 (0.52%) AIX
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (70.28%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (42.38%) TDD
3 150 (38.76%) BDD
4 121 (31.27%) MVC
5 118 (30.49%) Web Application Development
6 115 (29.72%) DevOps
7 99 (25.58%) Scrum
8 76 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (15.76%) SDLC
10 58 (14.99%) Configuration Management
11 56 (14.47%) Software Engineering
12 41 (10.59%) OO
13 40 (10.34%) Web Development
14 37 (9.56%) Kanban
15 34 (8.79%) Analytics
15 34 (8.79%) DSDM
16 33 (8.53%) Open Source
17 31 (8.01%) Dependency Injection
17 31 (8.01%) Information Security
17 31 (8.01%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 183 (47.29%) Python
2 169 (43.67%) C#
3 129 (33.33%) Java
4 88 (22.74%) Perl
5 81 (20.93%) JavaScript
6 70 (18.09%) Bash Shell
7 69 (17.83%) SQL
8 51 (13.18%) PHP
9 39 (10.08%) Shell Script
10 36 (9.30%) C
11 33 (8.53%) F#
12 25 (6.46%) Scala
13 21 (5.43%) C++
14 15 (3.88%) Clojure
15 11 (2.84%) Go
16 10 (2.58%) PowerShell
17 9 (2.33%) Korn
18 7 (1.81%) Groovy
19 4 (1.03%) Bourne shell
20 3 (0.78%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 42 (10.85%) Degree
2 32 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 29 (7.49%) DV Cleared
4 13 (3.36%) ISEB
4 13 (3.36%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.52%) RHCE
5 2 (0.52%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.26%) HND
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.13%) QA
2 6 (1.55%) SDET
3 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) GCP
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (8.79%) Xen
2 32 (8.27%) vSphere
2 32 (8.27%) XenServer
3 30 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (6.72%) Hyper-V
5 23 (5.94%) Docker
6 8 (2.07%) PowerHA
7 4 (1.03%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.52%) vCloud
9 1 (0.26%) KVM
9 1 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 92 (23.77%) Puppet
2 84 (21.71%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (9.82%) Ansible
4 31 (8.01%) Kibana
5 30 (7.75%) Cobbler
6 29 (7.49%) Tivoli
7 12 (3.10%) Terraform
8 10 (2.58%) Capistrano
9 8 (2.07%) Nagios
10 6 (1.55%) CFEngine
11 5 (1.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (1.29%) WSUS
12 3 (0.78%) Packer
13 2 (0.52%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.52%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.26%) Graphite
14 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.26%) Mesos
14 1 (0.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 66 (17.05%) Oracle
2 36 (9.30%) VMware
3 33 (8.53%) Google
4 32 (8.27%) EnterpriseDB
4 32 (8.27%) Microsoft
5 25 (6.46%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.33%) HP
7 8 (2.07%) Veritas
8 3 (0.78%) Snowplow
8 3 (0.78%) Zend
9 2 (0.52%) Cisco
9 2 (0.52%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.52%) Splunk
9 2 (0.52%) Twitter
10 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.26%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.26%) NetApp
10 1 (0.26%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.26%) SAP
10 1 (0.26%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cumbria
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £81000 per annum + Generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £57000 - £81000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £61000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Call Centre Associates
Salary: £55000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: life assurance, bonus scheme, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive Base Salary with pension, bonus and other
Posted: 7 days ago