The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Manchester / Salford
Rank 11 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.00% 3.13% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 8.33% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 54.00% 37.50% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 30
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £25,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Ruby
Salary Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Salford region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Salford

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Salford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) GitHub
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Product Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Products Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware