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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 103 161 103
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -58
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 141 89 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.58% 1.44% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 2.73% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 125 75 143
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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
2916 3259 3951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.41% 52.77% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2513 2747 3364
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,450
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 May 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 May 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 +54 111 £42,500 +13.33% 27
Merseyside +20 15 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire +24 14 £42,500 - 3
Lancashire +6 3 £37,500 - 2
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 173 (66.80%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (46.72%) .NET
3 107 (41.31%) Python
4 106 (40.93%) TDD
5 95 (36.68%) C#
5 95 (36.68%) BDD
6 91 (35.14%) Linux
7 88 (33.98%) Scrum
8 82 (31.66%) MVC
9 81 (31.27%) Java
10 78 (30.12%) Web Application Development
10 78 (30.12%) Git (software)
11 77 (29.73%) RESTful
12 76 (29.34%) Ruby on Rails
13 75 (28.96%) Node.js
14 73 (28.19%) NoSQL
15 72 (27.80%) Puppet
16 70 (27.03%) WCF
16 70 (27.03%) PHP
16 70 (27.03%) SQL Server
16 70 (27.03%) ASP.NET
17 67 (25.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 67 (25.87%) ASP.NET Web API
17 67 (25.87%) SQL Server 2014
18 63 (24.32%) DevOps
18 63 (24.32%) JavaScript
19 61 (23.55%) .NET Framework
19 61 (23.55%) Entity Framework
20 55 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 49 (18.92%) Code First Entity Framework

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 75 (28.96%) Node.js
2 35 (13.51%) OpenStack
3 23 (8.88%) JBoss
4 21 (8.11%) WebLogic
4 21 (8.11%) WebSphere
5 20 (7.72%) nginx
6 19 (7.34%) CloudStack
7 17 (6.56%) Apache
8 12 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (3.09%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.93%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.93%) Confluence
10 5 (1.93%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.16%) CMS
11 3 (1.16%) ColdFusion
11 3 (1.16%) Drupal
11 3 (1.16%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.16%) WordPress
12 2 (0.77%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.93%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.34%) GitHub
4 14 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.70%) PaaS
7 6 (2.32%) SaaS
8 4 (1.54%) Heroku
9 2 (0.77%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.77%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.39%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.72%) Firewall
2 12 (4.63%) HTTP
3 8 (3.09%) Internet
3 8 (3.09%) SSL
4 5 (1.93%) MRTG
4 5 (1.93%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.54%) DNS
5 4 (1.54%) LDAP
6 3 (1.16%) Intranet
6 3 (1.16%) SAN
7 2 (0.77%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.77%) BGP
7 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.77%) OSPF
7 2 (0.77%) VoIP
7 2 (0.77%) VPN
7 2 (0.77%) VXLAN
8 1 (0.39%) NAS
8 1 (0.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (28.19%) NoSQL
2 70 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 67 (25.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 37 (14.29%) MySQL
5 22 (8.49%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.25%) Redis
7 10 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.70%) Neo4j
10 6 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.16%) SQLite
12 2 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.77%) DataStage
12 2 (0.77%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.39%) Big Data
13 1 (0.39%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 78 (30.12%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.88%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.41%) Selenium
4 12 (4.63%) TeamCity
5 11 (4.25%) Maven
6 10 (3.86%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.47%) JIRA
8 8 (3.09%) Vagrant
8 8 (3.09%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.70%) Gerrit
10 5 (1.93%) Appium
10 5 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.93%) gulp
10 5 (1.93%) JMeter
11 4 (1.54%) FishEye
11 4 (1.54%) JUnit
11 4 (1.54%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.16%) FxCop
12 3 (1.16%) RSpec
12 3 (1.16%) StyleCop
General
1 33 (12.74%) Games
2 11 (4.25%) Music Industry
3 7 (2.70%) Marketing
4 6 (2.32%) Advertising
5 5 (1.93%) iGaming
5 5 (1.93%) Law
5 5 (1.93%) Publishing
6 3 (1.16%) Finance
7 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 169 (65.25%) Developer
2 79 (30.50%) .NET Developer
3 43 (16.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (13.90%) Java Developer
5 30 (11.58%) Software Developer
6 27 (10.42%) Senior Developer
7 19 (7.34%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (6.95%) Junior
8 18 (6.95%) PHP Developer
9 15 (5.79%) Graduate
9 15 (5.79%) Graduate Developer
9 15 (5.79%) Junior Developer
10 12 (4.63%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (4.63%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 12 (4.63%) Junior .NET Developer
10 12 (4.63%) Lead Developer
10 12 (4.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 12 (4.63%) Team Leader
11 10 (3.86%) Consultant
11 10 (3.86%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (46.72%) .NET
2 77 (29.73%) RESTful
3 76 (29.34%) Ruby on Rails
4 70 (27.03%) ASP.NET
4 70 (27.03%) WCF
5 67 (25.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 67 (25.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 61 (23.55%) .NET Framework
6 61 (23.55%) Entity Framework
7 55 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 49 (18.92%) Code First Entity Framework
9 41 (15.83%) AngularJS
10 32 (12.36%) HTML
11 29 (11.20%) CSS
11 29 (11.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (9.65%) jQuery
13 24 (9.27%) HTML5
13 24 (9.27%) Web Services
14 23 (8.88%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (8.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.15%) Computer Science
2 44 (16.99%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.02%) User Experience
4 4 (1.54%) PMI
5 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.77%) Clustering
6 2 (0.77%) Fintech
6 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.77%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.77%) Wiki
7 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.39%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.39%) Replication
7 1 (0.39%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 91 (35.14%) Linux
2 40 (15.44%) Unix
3 31 (11.97%) Windows
4 13 (5.02%) CoreOS
5 11 (4.25%) CentOS
6 10 (3.86%) Ubuntu
7 9 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.32%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.93%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.93%) Debian
10 4 (1.54%) Android
11 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (66.80%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (40.93%) TDD
3 95 (36.68%) BDD
4 88 (33.98%) Scrum
5 82 (31.66%) MVC
6 78 (30.12%) Web Application Development
7 63 (24.32%) DevOps
8 49 (18.92%) Configuration Management
9 41 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (11.58%) Open Source
10 30 (11.58%) Web Development
11 29 (11.20%) Software Engineering
12 26 (10.04%) DSDM
12 26 (10.04%) RUP
13 24 (9.27%) ITIL
13 24 (9.27%) OWASP
14 18 (6.95%) OOP
15 16 (6.18%) OO
15 16 (6.18%) OOD
16 15 (5.79%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 107 (41.31%) Python
2 95 (36.68%) C#
3 81 (31.27%) Java
4 70 (27.03%) PHP
5 63 (24.32%) JavaScript
6 46 (17.76%) Bash Shell
7 42 (16.22%) Shell Script
8 41 (15.83%) C
9 34 (13.13%) Perl
10 30 (11.58%) C++
11 29 (11.20%) SQL
12 13 (5.02%) Go
13 12 (4.63%) F#
14 10 (3.86%) Scala
15 8 (3.09%) CoffeeScript
15 8 (3.09%) ES6
16 6 (2.32%) Clojure
16 6 (2.32%) Groovy
16 6 (2.32%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (13.13%) Degree
2 6 (2.32%) ISEB
3 4 (1.54%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.54%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.39%) CCA
4 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) PhD
4 1 (0.39%) RHCE
4 1 (0.39%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.27%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (9.27%) vSphere
1 24 (9.27%) XenServer
2 21 (8.11%) Docker
2 21 (8.11%) Xen
3 16 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.70%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.32%) Ceph
5 6 (2.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.93%) Squid
6 5 (1.93%) XenApp
6 5 (1.93%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.54%) Varnish
8 2 (0.77%) KVM
8 2 (0.77%) oVirt
8 2 (0.77%) Postfix
8 2 (0.77%) vCloud
8 2 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 72 (27.80%) Puppet
2 46 (17.76%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (12.74%) Cobbler
4 20 (7.72%) Tivoli
5 12 (4.63%) Kibana
6 8 (3.09%) Kubernetes
7 7 (2.70%) Grafana
7 7 (2.70%) Graphite
7 7 (2.70%) Packer
7 7 (2.70%) Terraform
8 6 (2.32%) Nagios
8 6 (2.32%) Uchiwa
9 5 (1.93%) Munin
9 5 (1.93%) SCCM
9 5 (1.93%) Zenoss
10 3 (1.16%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.16%) Wonderware InTouch
11 2 (0.77%) Ansible
12 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.39%) Mesos
Vendors
1 26 (10.04%) Microsoft
1 26 (10.04%) VMware
2 21 (8.11%) Google
2 21 (8.11%) Oracle
3 19 (7.34%) EnterpriseDB
4 11 (4.25%) Citrix
5 10 (3.86%) Cisco
5 10 (3.86%) HP
6 9 (3.47%) Facebook
6 9 (3.47%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.09%) MuleSoft
7 8 (3.09%) Snowplow
7 8 (3.09%) WSO2
8 7 (2.70%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.93%) Adobe
9 5 (1.93%) AppSense
9 5 (1.93%) EMC
9 5 (1.93%) F5
9 5 (1.93%) NetApp
9 5 (1.93%) SaltStack
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Runcorn
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + amazing benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Warrington or Weybridge
Environment Agency
Salary: £42,915 - £53,995
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Great Office
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Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits (Pension, Mac etc)
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Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
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Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
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360 Resourcing Solutions .
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DataCentred
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Adria Solutions Ltd
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