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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 108 148 164
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 178 100 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.81% 1.64% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 3.23% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 153 78 104
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
3671 3093 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 57.94% 50.79% 52.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3190 2654 3433
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +51 141 £40,000 -15.78% 49
Merseyside -10 25 £40,000 - 2
Cheshire +4 8 £55,500 +23.33% 2
Lancashire -11 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 200 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (47.87%) .NET
3 136 (44.59%) C#
4 133 (43.61%) TDD
5 128 (41.97%) BDD
6 125 (40.98%) Python
7 124 (40.66%) Git (software)
8 117 (38.36%) MVC
9 116 (38.03%) RESTful
10 110 (36.07%) ASP.NET
11 108 (35.41%) SQL Server
11 108 (35.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 107 (35.08%) Web Application Development
13 106 (34.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 106 (34.75%) SQL Server 2014
13 106 (34.75%) WCF
14 103 (33.77%) .NET Framework
15 102 (33.44%) Node.js
16 101 (33.11%) Entity Framework
17 97 (31.80%) NoSQL
18 92 (30.16%) Java
18 92 (30.16%) Linux
19 86 (28.20%) DevOps
20 82 (26.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 79 (25.90%) Puppet
22 75 (24.59%) MySQL
22 75 (24.59%) Code First Entity Framework
23 73 (23.93%) Scrum
24 68 (22.30%) Amazon AWS
25 64 (20.98%) Perl

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 41 (13.44%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (13.11%) OpenStack
3 33 (10.82%) WebLogic
4 30 (9.84%) CloudStack
5 25 (8.20%) JBoss
6 24 (7.87%) WebSphere
7 17 (5.57%) Apache Spark
8 16 (5.25%) Apache Pig
9 11 (3.61%) Tomcat
10 10 (3.28%) Apache
11 8 (2.62%) IIS
12 6 (1.97%) Confluence
13 4 (1.31%) nginx
14 2 (0.66%) CMS
14 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.66%) WordPress
15 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
15 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
15 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 68 (22.30%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (11.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.28%) GitHub
4 9 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.95%) SaaS
5 6 (1.97%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.98%) TestFlight
7 2 (0.66%) IaaS
7 2 (0.66%) PaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.18%) Firewall
2 9 (2.95%) SAN
3 7 (2.30%) Internet
4 6 (1.97%) LDAP
5 5 (1.64%) Broadband
6 3 (0.98%) HTTP
7 2 (0.66%) NAS
7 2 (0.66%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.66%) Skype
7 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.66%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.33%) DHCP
8 1 (0.33%) DNS
8 1 (0.33%) Network Security
8 1 (0.33%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.33%) SMTP
8 1 (0.33%) SS7
8 1 (0.33%) SSL
8 1 (0.33%) VPN
8 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (35.41%) SQL Server
2 106 (34.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 97 (31.80%) NoSQL
4 75 (24.59%) MySQL
5 63 (20.66%) MongoDB
6 34 (11.15%) Relational Database
7 26 (8.52%) Big Data
7 26 (8.52%) RDBMS
8 17 (5.57%) Hadoop
9 16 (5.25%) Apache Hive
10 10 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.64%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.66%) OrientDB
14 2 (0.66%) Redis
15 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 124 (40.66%) Git (software)
2 42 (13.77%) Jenkins
3 33 (10.82%) TeamCity
4 23 (7.54%) JIRA
5 16 (5.25%) Cucumber
6 13 (4.26%) Maven
6 13 (4.26%) Selenium
7 11 (3.61%) Subversion
8 9 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (2.95%) Vagrant
9 8 (2.62%) JUnit
10 7 (2.30%) Gradle
11 6 (1.97%) Ant
11 6 (1.97%) GitLab
11 6 (1.97%) RSpec
12 5 (1.64%) Hudson
13 4 (1.31%) git-flow
14 3 (0.98%) WebDriver
15 2 (0.66%) Mercurial
15 2 (0.66%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 35 (11.48%) Games
2 18 (5.90%) Finance
3 16 (5.25%) Marketing
4 12 (3.93%) Military
5 9 (2.95%) Banking
6 8 (2.62%) Music Industry
7 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.64%) Retail
9 3 (0.98%) Advertising
9 3 (0.98%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 183 (60.00%) Developer
2 108 (35.41%) .NET Developer
3 51 (16.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (11.80%) Junior
5 34 (11.15%) Junior Developer
6 29 (9.51%) Graduate
7 28 (9.18%) Graduate Developer
8 26 (8.52%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 26 (8.52%) Junior .NET Developer
9 24 (7.87%) Software Engineer
10 20 (6.56%) C# Developer
11 19 (6.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 17 (5.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 16 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (5.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
15 14 (4.59%) Software Developer
16 13 (4.26%) Java Developer
16 13 (4.26%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (47.87%) .NET
2 116 (38.03%) RESTful
3 110 (36.07%) ASP.NET
4 108 (35.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 106 (34.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 106 (34.75%) WCF
6 103 (33.77%) .NET Framework
7 102 (33.44%) Node.js
8 101 (33.11%) Entity Framework
9 82 (26.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 75 (24.59%) Code First Entity Framework
11 52 (17.05%) AngularJS
12 50 (16.39%) HTML
12 50 (16.39%) Ruby on Rails
13 47 (15.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 43 (14.10%) CSS
15 39 (12.79%) KnockoutJS
16 33 (10.82%) jQuery
17 30 (9.84%) WPF
18 26 (8.52%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.57%) Social Network
4 14 (4.59%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.62%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.30%) iPad
6 7 (2.30%) PKI
7 5 (1.64%) Clustering
7 5 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.31%) User Experience
9 3 (0.98%) Mobile Games
10 2 (0.66%) Blog
10 2 (0.66%) Wiki
11 1 (0.33%) BBC
11 1 (0.33%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.33%) NHS
11 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (30.16%) Linux
2 47 (15.41%) Unix
3 46 (15.08%) Windows
4 10 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.62%) CentOS
6 7 (2.30%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.31%) Fedora
7 4 (1.31%) HPUX
7 4 (1.31%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.98%) Debian
8 3 (0.98%) Solaris
9 2 (0.66%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (43.61%) TDD
3 128 (41.97%) BDD
4 117 (38.36%) MVC
5 107 (35.08%) Web Application Development
6 86 (28.20%) DevOps
7 73 (23.93%) Scrum
8 57 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (16.07%) Web Development
10 48 (15.74%) Configuration Management
11 45 (14.75%) SDLC
12 39 (12.79%) Software Engineering
13 34 (11.15%) Open Source
14 33 (10.82%) DSDM
15 29 (9.51%) RUP
16 27 (8.85%) Kanban
17 26 (8.52%) Dependency Injection
17 26 (8.52%) ITIL
17 26 (8.52%) Multithreading
18 25 (8.20%) OO
Programming Languages
1 136 (44.59%) C#
2 125 (40.98%) Python
3 92 (30.16%) Java
4 64 (20.98%) Perl
5 63 (20.66%) SQL
6 56 (18.36%) JavaScript
7 55 (18.03%) Bash Shell
8 53 (17.38%) PHP
9 36 (11.80%) Shell Script
10 28 (9.18%) F#
11 26 (8.52%) C
12 15 (4.92%) C++
13 10 (3.28%) Groovy
14 9 (2.95%) Scala
15 8 (2.62%) Go
16 7 (2.30%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.31%) Bourne shell
17 4 (1.31%) Clojure
17 4 (1.31%) Korn
18 3 (0.98%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 26 (8.52%) Degree
2 18 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.57%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.31%) ISEB
4 4 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.66%) RHCE
5 2 (0.66%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) SDET
3 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) GCP
System Software
1 32 (10.49%) Xen
2 30 (9.84%) vSphere
2 30 (9.84%) XenServer
3 19 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (5.25%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.93%) Docker
6 5 (1.64%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.33%) KVM
8 1 (0.33%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 79 (25.90%) Puppet
2 62 (20.33%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (8.85%) Ansible
3 27 (8.85%) Cobbler
4 26 (8.52%) Kibana
4 26 (8.52%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.30%) Terraform
6 6 (1.97%) Capistrano
7 5 (1.64%) CFEngine
7 5 (1.64%) Nagios
8 4 (1.31%) Packer
9 3 (0.98%) Grafana
9 3 (0.98%) Graphite
9 3 (0.98%) Uchiwa
10 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.66%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.33%) Mesos
11 1 (0.33%) rkt
11 1 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (17.70%) Oracle
2 33 (10.82%) Microsoft
3 31 (10.16%) Google
4 30 (9.84%) EnterpriseDB
5 20 (6.56%) VMware
6 15 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.64%) Veritas
8 4 (1.31%) HP
8 4 (1.31%) Snowplow
9 3 (0.98%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.98%) Cisco
9 3 (0.98%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.98%) WSO2
9 3 (0.98%) Zend
10 2 (0.66%) SAP
10 2 (0.66%) Twitter
11 1 (0.33%) Citrix
11 1 (0.33%) Informatica
11 1 (0.33%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.33%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + bonus & excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £57000 - £81000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + pension, private medical and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + remote working
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago