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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 123 196 141
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -55
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 123 66 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.11% 1.00% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 1.93% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 116 47 101
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,405
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.68%
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
3112 3415 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.38% 51.88% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2699 2885 3196
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 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +56 99 £39,000 -2.50% 21
Merseyside -2 13 £40,000 +46.78% 4
Cheshire +24 5 £37,500 -10.71%
Lancashire +10 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Cumbria -1 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (47.10%) .NET
3 123 (44.57%) TDD
4 111 (40.22%) BDD
5 102 (36.96%) MVC
6 99 (35.87%) Python
7 94 (34.06%) C#
8 93 (33.70%) Git (software)
8 93 (33.70%) RESTful
9 90 (32.61%) Web Application Development
10 85 (30.80%) NoSQL
11 84 (30.43%) Node.js
11 84 (30.43%) ASP.NET
12 82 (29.71%) Linux
12 82 (29.71%) Scrum
13 81 (29.35%) SQL Server
14 80 (28.99%) Puppet
14 80 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 79 (28.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 79 (28.62%) SQL Server 2014
15 79 (28.62%) WCF
16 76 (27.54%) Java
17 73 (26.45%) Ruby on Rails
17 73 (26.45%) .NET Framework
17 73 (26.45%) DevOps
18 71 (25.72%) Entity Framework
19 68 (24.64%) PHP
20 61 (22.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 59 (21.38%) JavaScript
22 57 (20.65%) MySQL

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 43 (15.58%) OpenStack
2 28 (10.14%) JBoss
3 26 (9.42%) CloudStack
3 26 (9.42%) WebLogic
3 26 (9.42%) WebSphere
4 19 (6.88%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (6.52%) nginx
6 13 (4.71%) Apache
7 11 (3.99%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.81%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.81%) CMS
8 5 (1.81%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.09%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.09%) Drupal
9 3 (1.09%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.09%) WordPress
10 2 (0.72%) IIS
11 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (18.84%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.25%) GitHub
4 17 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (3.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 9 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.26%) SaaS
7 5 (1.81%) PaaS
8 3 (1.09%) Heroku
9 2 (0.72%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.72%) TestFlight
9 2 (0.72%) Trello
10 1 (0.36%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.14%) Firewall
2 11 (3.99%) HTTP
3 10 (3.62%) Internet
4 9 (3.26%) SSL
5 7 (2.54%) LDAP
6 5 (1.81%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.45%) MRTG
8 3 (1.09%) Intranet
8 3 (1.09%) SAN
9 2 (0.72%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.72%) BGP
9 2 (0.72%) DNS
9 2 (0.72%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.72%) OSPF
9 2 (0.72%) Skype
9 2 (0.72%) VoIP
9 2 (0.72%) VPN
10 1 (0.36%) NAS
10 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (30.80%) NoSQL
2 81 (29.35%) SQL Server
3 79 (28.62%) SQL Server 2014
4 57 (20.65%) MySQL
5 37 (13.41%) MongoDB
6 14 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.71%) Redis
8 12 (4.35%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.62%) Neo4j
10 9 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (2.54%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (1.09%) Big Data
14 3 (1.09%) DataStage
14 3 (1.09%) Pentaho
14 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.36%) Oracle OWB
15 1 (0.36%) OrientDB
15 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 93 (33.70%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.06%) Jenkins
3 21 (7.61%) Maven
4 19 (6.88%) TeamCity
5 14 (5.07%) Selenium
6 11 (3.99%) Cucumber
6 11 (3.99%) Vagrant
7 9 (3.26%) JIRA
8 8 (2.90%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.81%) gulp
9 5 (1.81%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.81%) Subversion
10 4 (1.45%) JMeter
10 4 (1.45%) JUnit
11 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.09%) Gerrit
11 3 (1.09%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.09%) RSpec
11 3 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.72%) Gradle
General
1 44 (15.94%) Games
2 13 (4.71%) Music Industry
3 10 (3.62%) Marketing
4 7 (2.54%) Publishing
5 6 (2.17%) Law
6 5 (1.81%) iGaming
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 186 (67.39%) Developer
2 87 (31.52%) .NET Developer
3 49 (17.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 35 (12.68%) Java Developer
6 31 (11.23%) Software Developer
7 29 (10.51%) Junior
8 26 (9.42%) Junior Developer
9 23 (8.33%) Graduate
9 23 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
10 22 (7.97%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 22 (7.97%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (6.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 19 (6.88%) Junior .NET Developer
12 15 (5.43%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (4.71%) Web Developer
14 12 (4.35%) PHP Developer
15 11 (3.99%) .NET Software Developer
16 10 (3.62%) MySQL Developer
17 9 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (47.10%) .NET
2 93 (33.70%) RESTful
3 84 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 84 (30.43%) Node.js
4 80 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 79 (28.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 79 (28.62%) WCF
6 73 (26.45%) .NET Framework
6 73 (26.45%) Ruby on Rails
7 71 (25.72%) Entity Framework
8 61 (22.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 52 (18.84%) Code First Entity Framework
10 51 (18.48%) AngularJS
11 43 (15.58%) CSS
12 42 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 39 (14.13%) HTML
14 32 (11.59%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (9.78%) jQuery
16 26 (9.42%) HTML5
17 24 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.75%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.71%) User Experience
4 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.09%) Social Network
5 2 (0.72%) Clustering
5 2 (0.72%) Fintech
5 2 (0.72%) Mobile Games
5 2 (0.72%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.72%) Wiki
6 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.36%) BBC
6 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.36%) iPad
6 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.36%) Replication
6 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (29.71%) Linux
2 50 (18.12%) Unix
3 32 (11.59%) Windows
4 13 (4.71%) CoreOS
5 12 (4.35%) CentOS
6 10 (3.62%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.81%) Debian
8 5 (1.81%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.09%) Android
10 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (44.57%) TDD
3 111 (40.22%) BDD
4 102 (36.96%) MVC
5 90 (32.61%) Web Application Development
6 82 (29.71%) Scrum
7 73 (26.45%) DevOps
8 50 (18.12%) Web Development
9 49 (17.75%) Configuration Management
10 44 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (13.77%) Open Source
12 36 (13.04%) DSDM
12 36 (13.04%) RUP
13 32 (11.59%) Software Engineering
14 30 (10.87%) ITIL
14 30 (10.87%) OWASP
15 20 (7.25%) Kanban
16 19 (6.88%) Dependency Injection
16 19 (6.88%) Multithreading
16 19 (6.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 99 (35.87%) Python
2 94 (34.06%) C#
3 76 (27.54%) Java
4 68 (24.64%) PHP
5 59 (21.38%) JavaScript
6 51 (18.48%) Bash Shell
7 43 (15.58%) Shell Script
7 43 (15.58%) SQL
8 32 (11.59%) C
9 21 (7.61%) Perl
10 20 (7.25%) F#
11 17 (6.16%) C++
12 14 (5.07%) Scala
13 13 (4.71%) Go
14 11 (3.99%) Groovy
15 9 (3.26%) Clojure
16 8 (2.90%) CoffeeScript
16 8 (2.90%) ES6
17 6 (2.17%) PowerShell
18 5 (1.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (10.51%) Degree
2 2 (0.72%) ISEB
3 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.36%) CCA
3 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) PhD
3 1 (0.36%) RHCE
3 1 (0.36%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.61%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 31 (11.23%) vSphere
1 31 (11.23%) XenServer
2 28 (10.14%) Xen
3 19 (6.88%) Docker
4 12 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.54%) Active Directory
6 6 (2.17%) Ceph
7 5 (1.81%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.81%) XenApp
7 5 (1.81%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.45%) Squid
9 3 (1.09%) Varnish
10 2 (0.72%) KVM
10 2 (0.72%) oVirt
10 2 (0.72%) Postfix
10 2 (0.72%) vCloud
10 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.36%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 80 (28.99%) Puppet
2 51 (18.48%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (14.13%) Cobbler
4 27 (9.78%) Tivoli
5 19 (6.88%) Kibana
6 11 (3.99%) Grafana
6 11 (3.99%) Graphite
6 11 (3.99%) Packer
6 11 (3.99%) Terraform
7 9 (3.26%) Uchiwa
8 6 (2.17%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.81%) Nagios
9 5 (1.81%) SCCM
10 4 (1.45%) Munin
10 4 (1.45%) Zenoss
11 3 (1.09%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.72%) Ansible
12 2 (0.72%) Consul
12 2 (0.72%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.36%) Mesos
Vendors
1 35 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.23%) Google
3 26 (9.42%) EnterpriseDB
3 26 (9.42%) Oracle
4 22 (7.97%) VMware
5 10 (3.62%) Atlassian
5 10 (3.62%) Cisco
5 10 (3.62%) Citrix
5 10 (3.62%) Snowplow
6 9 (3.26%) HP
6 9 (3.26%) MuleSoft
6 9 (3.26%) WSO2
7 7 (2.54%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.81%) Adobe
8 5 (1.81%) AppSense
8 5 (1.81%) EMC
8 5 (1.81%) NetApp
9 4 (1.45%) F5
9 4 (1.45%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.45%) Twitter
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Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
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Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
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