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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 131 182 160
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 123 80 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.01% 1.20% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 2.37% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 117 63 81
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
3323 3371 4070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.32% 50.42% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 2890 3390
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +44 101 £40,000 -11.11% 29
Merseyside -14 13 £40,000 - 2
Lancashire +10 5 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Cheshire +28 2 £36,250 -14.70% 4
Cumbria 0 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 175 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (50.19%) TDD
2 133 (50.19%) .NET
3 121 (45.66%) BDD
4 110 (41.51%) MVC
5 104 (39.25%) C#
6 102 (38.49%) RESTful
7 99 (37.36%) Web Application Development
8 96 (36.23%) Git (software)
9 92 (34.72%) ASP.NET
10 91 (34.34%) Python
11 90 (33.96%) NoSQL
12 89 (33.58%) SQL Server
13 88 (33.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 87 (32.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 87 (32.83%) SQL Server 2014
14 87 (32.83%) WCF
15 82 (30.94%) Node.js
16 80 (30.19%) .NET Framework
17 78 (29.43%) Entity Framework
18 76 (28.68%) Puppet
19 72 (27.17%) Scrum
19 72 (27.17%) Java
19 72 (27.17%) Linux
20 71 (26.79%) DevOps
21 70 (26.42%) MySQL
22 64 (24.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 64 (24.15%) Amazon AWS
23 60 (22.64%) PHP
23 60 (22.64%) Ruby on Rails

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 40 (15.09%) OpenStack
2 27 (10.19%) JBoss
3 25 (9.43%) CloudStack
3 25 (9.43%) WebLogic
3 25 (9.43%) WebSphere
4 24 (9.06%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (5.66%) nginx
6 11 (4.15%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.77%) Apache
8 5 (1.89%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.89%) CMS
8 5 (1.89%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.13%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.13%) Drupal
9 3 (1.13%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.13%) WordPress
10 2 (0.75%) IIS
11 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 64 (24.15%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.17%) GitHub
4 14 (5.28%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (4.53%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 10 (3.77%) SaaS
7 5 (1.89%) PaaS
8 3 (1.13%) TestFlight
9 2 (0.75%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.75%) Trello
10 1 (0.38%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.81%) Firewall
2 11 (4.15%) HTTP
3 9 (3.40%) Internet
3 9 (3.40%) SSL
4 8 (3.02%) LDAP
5 5 (1.89%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.51%) SAN
7 3 (1.13%) Intranet
7 3 (1.13%) VPN
8 2 (0.75%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.75%) BGP
8 2 (0.75%) DNS
8 2 (0.75%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.75%) NAS
8 2 (0.75%) OSPF
8 2 (0.75%) Skype
8 2 (0.75%) VoIP
9 1 (0.38%) MRTG
9 1 (0.38%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (33.96%) NoSQL
2 89 (33.58%) SQL Server
3 87 (32.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 70 (26.42%) MySQL
5 47 (17.74%) MongoDB
6 17 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (6.42%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.91%) Redis
8 10 (3.77%) Neo4j
8 10 (3.77%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.64%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (1.89%) Big Data
11 5 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.13%) DataStage
12 3 (1.13%) Pentaho
12 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle OWB
13 1 (0.38%) OrientDB
13 1 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 96 (36.23%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.94%) Jenkins
3 27 (10.19%) TeamCity
4 22 (8.30%) Maven
5 11 (4.15%) Vagrant
6 10 (3.77%) Selenium
7 8 (3.02%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.02%) JIRA
8 7 (2.64%) Subversion
9 5 (1.89%) gulp
9 5 (1.89%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.13%) Ant
11 3 (1.13%) Gradle
11 3 (1.13%) Hudson
11 3 (1.13%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.75%) JMeter
12 2 (0.75%) JUnit
13 1 (0.38%) WebLOAD
General
1 44 (16.60%) Games
2 12 (4.53%) Marketing
2 12 (4.53%) Music Industry
3 6 (2.26%) Law
4 5 (1.89%) iGaming
5 3 (1.13%) Publishing
5 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.75%) Finance
6 2 (0.75%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 184 (69.43%) Developer
2 91 (34.34%) .NET Developer
3 46 (17.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (13.58%) Junior
5 33 (12.45%) Junior Developer
6 32 (12.08%) Java Developer
7 28 (10.57%) Graduate
7 28 (10.57%) Graduate Developer
7 28 (10.57%) Senior Developer
8 24 (9.06%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 24 (9.06%) Junior .NET Developer
9 22 (8.30%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 19 (7.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 18 (6.79%) Software Developer
12 13 (4.91%) C# Developer
13 12 (4.53%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (4.53%) PHP Developer
14 11 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (4.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (50.19%) .NET
2 102 (38.49%) RESTful
3 92 (34.72%) ASP.NET
4 88 (33.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 87 (32.83%) ASP.NET Web API
5 87 (32.83%) WCF
6 82 (30.94%) Node.js
7 80 (30.19%) .NET Framework
8 78 (29.43%) Entity Framework
9 64 (24.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 60 (22.64%) Ruby on Rails
11 55 (20.75%) AngularJS
12 54 (20.38%) Code First Entity Framework
13 48 (18.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 40 (15.09%) CSS
14 40 (15.09%) HTML
15 37 (13.96%) KnockoutJS
16 28 (10.57%) jQuery
17 26 (9.81%) HTML5
18 24 (9.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.25%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.15%) User Experience
4 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.89%) Social Network
5 4 (1.51%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.13%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.75%) Clustering
7 2 (0.75%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.38%) BBC
8 1 (0.38%) Blog
8 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.38%) iPad
8 1 (0.38%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.38%) Replication
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (27.17%) Linux
2 46 (17.36%) Unix
3 28 (10.57%) Windows
4 13 (4.91%) CoreOS
5 10 (3.77%) CentOS
5 10 (3.77%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.13%) Debian
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (50.19%) TDD
3 121 (45.66%) BDD
4 110 (41.51%) MVC
5 99 (37.36%) Web Application Development
6 72 (27.17%) Scrum
7 71 (26.79%) DevOps
8 52 (19.62%) Web Development
9 43 (16.23%) Configuration Management
10 39 (14.72%) Open Source
11 38 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (12.83%) DSDM
12 34 (12.83%) RUP
13 33 (12.45%) Software Engineering
14 28 (10.57%) ITIL
15 27 (10.19%) OWASP
16 24 (9.06%) Dependency Injection
16 24 (9.06%) Kanban
16 24 (9.06%) Multithreading
17 20 (7.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 104 (39.25%) C#
2 91 (34.34%) Python
3 72 (27.17%) Java
4 60 (22.64%) PHP
5 55 (20.75%) JavaScript
6 49 (18.49%) Bash Shell
7 46 (17.36%) SQL
8 39 (14.72%) Shell Script
9 25 (9.43%) F#
10 23 (8.68%) Perl
11 16 (6.04%) C
12 14 (5.28%) Scala
13 12 (4.53%) C++
13 12 (4.53%) Go
13 12 (4.53%) Groovy
14 9 (3.40%) Clojure
15 8 (3.02%) CoffeeScript
15 8 (3.02%) ES6
16 5 (1.89%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (9.81%) Degree
2 2 (0.75%) ISEB
3 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.38%) CCA
3 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) PhD
3 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 30 (11.32%) vSphere
1 30 (11.32%) XenServer
2 27 (10.19%) Xen
3 16 (6.04%) Docker
4 8 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.64%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.89%) XenApp
6 5 (1.89%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.51%) Ceph
8 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.75%) KVM
8 2 (0.75%) oVirt
8 2 (0.75%) Postfix
8 2 (0.75%) vCloud
8 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.38%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 76 (28.68%) Puppet
2 50 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (12.83%) Cobbler
4 25 (9.43%) Tivoli
5 24 (9.06%) Kibana
6 11 (4.15%) Grafana
6 11 (4.15%) Graphite
6 11 (4.15%) Packer
6 11 (4.15%) Terraform
7 9 (3.40%) Uchiwa
8 7 (2.64%) Ansible
9 5 (1.89%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.89%) SCCM
10 3 (1.13%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.75%) Consul
11 2 (0.75%) Nagios
12 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.38%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.38%) Munin
Vendors
1 36 (13.58%) Google
2 34 (12.83%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.43%) EnterpriseDB
3 25 (9.43%) Oracle
4 19 (7.17%) VMware
5 10 (3.77%) Atlassian
5 10 (3.77%) Snowplow
6 9 (3.40%) Cisco
6 9 (3.40%) MuleSoft
6 9 (3.40%) WSO2
7 8 (3.02%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.26%) Citrix
8 6 (2.26%) HP
8 6 (2.26%) NetApp
9 5 (1.89%) AppSense
9 5 (1.89%) EMC
10 4 (1.51%) Twitter
11 3 (1.13%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.13%) Facebook
11 3 (1.13%) Talend
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Axia Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £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
Runcorn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 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
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 days ago
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Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
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Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago