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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 123 160 173
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 148 108 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.32% 1.61% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.14% 3.17% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 135 96 67
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £72,500 £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
3576 3411 4066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 55.99% 50.99% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3083 2950 3439
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 +41 121 £37,500 -21.05% 34
Merseyside -25 18 £40,000 - 4
Lancashire +19 7 £37,500 -18.91% 3
Cheshire +13 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 177 (64.13%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (50.72%) .NET
3 137 (49.64%) TDD
4 130 (47.10%) BDD
5 120 (43.48%) C#
6 118 (42.75%) MVC
7 112 (40.58%) Git (software)
8 109 (39.49%) RESTful
8 109 (39.49%) Web Application Development
9 103 (37.32%) ASP.NET
10 101 (36.59%) SQL Server
10 101 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 99 (35.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 99 (35.87%) SQL Server 2014
11 99 (35.87%) WCF
12 97 (35.14%) NoSQL
13 94 (34.06%) .NET Framework
14 92 (33.33%) Entity Framework
15 90 (32.61%) Node.js
15 90 (32.61%) Python
16 75 (27.17%) MySQL
16 75 (27.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 74 (26.81%) Puppet
17 74 (26.81%) Scrum
18 73 (26.45%) DevOps
19 71 (25.72%) Java
20 70 (25.36%) Linux
21 69 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
22 66 (23.91%) Code First Entity Framework
23 58 (21.01%) MongoDB

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 37 (13.41%) OpenStack
2 29 (10.51%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (10.51%) WebLogic
3 28 (10.14%) JBoss
4 26 (9.42%) CloudStack
4 26 (9.42%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.62%) Apache
7 9 (3.26%) nginx
8 8 (2.90%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.45%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.09%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.09%) IIS
11 2 (0.72%) CMS
12 1 (0.36%) Confluence
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.16%) GitHub
4 14 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (4.71%) SaaS
6 10 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.81%) PaaS
8 4 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.09%) TestFlight
10 2 (0.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.51%) Firewall
2 6 (2.17%) LDAP
3 5 (1.81%) HTTP
3 5 (1.81%) Internet
4 4 (1.45%) NetScaler
4 4 (1.45%) SSL
5 3 (1.09%) SAN
5 3 (1.09%) Skype
6 2 (0.72%) NAS
6 2 (0.72%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.72%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.36%) Broadband
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) DNS
7 1 (0.36%) MRTG
7 1 (0.36%) Network Security
7 1 (0.36%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.36%) VPN
7 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 99 (35.87%) SQL Server 2014
3 97 (35.14%) NoSQL
4 75 (27.17%) MySQL
5 58 (21.01%) MongoDB
6 19 (6.88%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.07%) RDBMS
8 13 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.62%) Big Data
9 10 (3.62%) Neo4j
10 9 (3.26%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.54%) Redis
12 6 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.09%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.09%) DataStage
13 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.09%) Pentaho
13 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 112 (40.58%) Git (software)
2 36 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.51%) TeamCity
4 22 (7.97%) Maven
5 12 (4.35%) JIRA
6 10 (3.62%) Vagrant
7 9 (3.26%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.54%) Selenium
8 7 (2.54%) Subversion
9 5 (1.81%) Ant
9 5 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.81%) Gradle
9 5 (1.81%) gulp
10 3 (1.09%) Hudson
10 3 (1.09%) JMeter
10 3 (1.09%) JUnit
10 3 (1.09%) RSpec
10 3 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.72%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.72%) WATIR
General
1 42 (15.22%) Games
2 14 (5.07%) Marketing
3 11 (3.99%) Music Industry
4 6 (2.17%) Law
5 5 (1.81%) iGaming
6 4 (1.45%) Finance
7 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.09%) Publishing
7 3 (1.09%) Retail
7 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 195 (70.65%) Developer
2 102 (36.96%) .NET Developer
3 45 (16.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 40 (14.49%) Junior
5 37 (13.41%) Junior Developer
6 29 (10.51%) Graduate
6 29 (10.51%) Graduate Developer
7 26 (9.42%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 26 (9.42%) Junior .NET Developer
8 24 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 23 (8.33%) Java Developer
10 21 (7.61%) Senior Developer
11 18 (6.52%) C# Developer
12 17 (6.16%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 16 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
14 14 (5.07%) Software Developer
15 13 (4.71%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (50.72%) .NET
2 109 (39.49%) RESTful
3 103 (37.32%) ASP.NET
4 101 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 99 (35.87%) ASP.NET Web API
5 99 (35.87%) WCF
6 94 (34.06%) .NET Framework
7 92 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 90 (32.61%) Node.js
9 75 (27.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 66 (23.91%) Code First Entity Framework
11 58 (21.01%) Ruby on Rails
12 52 (18.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 51 (18.48%) AngularJS
14 43 (15.58%) HTML
15 38 (13.77%) KnockoutJS
16 37 (13.41%) CSS
17 30 (10.87%) WPF
18 29 (10.51%) jQuery
19 26 (9.42%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.13%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.62%) Social Network
3 10 (3.62%) User Experience
4 6 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.45%) iPad
5 4 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.09%) Mobile Games
7 2 (0.72%) Blog
7 2 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.36%) BBC
8 1 (0.36%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.36%) PKI
8 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Social Media
8 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (25.36%) Linux
2 42 (15.22%) Unix
3 35 (12.68%) Windows
4 11 (3.99%) CoreOS
5 8 (2.90%) CentOS
6 7 (2.54%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.09%) Debian
8 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Fedora
9 1 (0.36%) HPUX
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (64.13%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (49.64%) TDD
3 130 (47.10%) BDD
4 118 (42.75%) MVC
5 109 (39.49%) Web Application Development
6 74 (26.81%) Scrum
7 73 (26.45%) DevOps
8 50 (18.12%) Web Development
9 42 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (14.86%) Configuration Management
11 35 (12.68%) DSDM
11 35 (12.68%) RUP
12 34 (12.32%) Software Engineering
13 33 (11.96%) Open Source
14 29 (10.51%) ITIL
15 27 (9.78%) Kanban
15 27 (9.78%) OWASP
16 26 (9.42%) Dependency Injection
16 26 (9.42%) Multithreading
17 22 (7.97%) OO
Programming Languages
1 120 (43.48%) C#
2 90 (32.61%) Python
3 71 (25.72%) Java
4 53 (19.20%) PHP
5 52 (18.84%) JavaScript
6 50 (18.12%) SQL
7 49 (17.75%) Bash Shell
8 32 (11.59%) Shell Script
9 30 (10.87%) Perl
10 28 (10.14%) F#
11 14 (5.07%) Groovy
11 14 (5.07%) Scala
12 11 (3.99%) C
12 11 (3.99%) C++
13 9 (3.26%) Clojure
14 7 (2.54%) Go
15 6 (2.17%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (2.17%) ES6
16 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.16%) Degree
2 5 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) CCA
4 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.36%) ISEB
4 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 30 (10.87%) vSphere
1 30 (10.87%) XenServer
2 26 (9.42%) Xen
3 14 (5.07%) Docker
4 7 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.45%) XenApp
5 4 (1.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.36%) Ceph
6 1 (0.36%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.36%) Squid
6 1 (0.36%) vCloud
6 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 74 (26.81%) Puppet
2 49 (17.75%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (10.51%) Cobbler
4 26 (9.42%) Kibana
4 26 (9.42%) Tivoli
5 12 (4.35%) Terraform
6 11 (3.99%) Ansible
6 11 (3.99%) Grafana
6 11 (3.99%) Graphite
6 11 (3.99%) Packer
7 9 (3.26%) Uchiwa
8 5 (1.81%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.45%) SCCM
10 3 (1.09%) Capistrano
10 3 (1.09%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.72%) Consul
12 1 (0.36%) Munin
12 1 (0.36%) Nagios
12 1 (0.36%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 36 (13.04%) Google
2 34 (12.32%) Oracle
3 33 (11.96%) Microsoft
4 26 (9.42%) EnterpriseDB
5 16 (5.80%) VMware
6 10 (3.62%) Snowplow
7 9 (3.26%) Atlassian
7 9 (3.26%) MuleSoft
7 9 (3.26%) WSO2
8 8 (2.90%) Cisco
9 6 (2.17%) HP
9 6 (2.17%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.81%) Citrix
10 5 (1.81%) NetApp
11 4 (1.45%) AppSense
11 4 (1.45%) EMC
12 3 (1.09%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.09%) Informatica
12 3 (1.09%) Talend
12 3 (1.09%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lancashire
Transition Partners
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (20% bonus and 5% pension)
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £20,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £18,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatley, nr Cheadle
CCA Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology
Salary: £30K-£45K p/a DOE
Posted: 6 days ago