The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 20 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 6.82% 4.37% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.59% 7.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Average salary £50,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 114 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 64.39% 55.34% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 78 107 128
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Ruby
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Stockport

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 37 (82.22%) Ruby on Rails
1 37 (82.22%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (57.78%) Scrum
3 26 (57.78%) PHP
4 24 (53.33%) Java
5 22 (48.89%) C
5 22 (48.89%) .NET
6 21 (46.67%) Linux
7 19 (42.22%) C#
8 17 (37.78%) Perl
8 17 (37.78%) Python
9 15 (33.33%) C++
10 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
10 13 (28.89%) OOD
10 13 (28.89%) OOP
10 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
11 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
11 8 (17.78%) Web Services
11 8 (17.78%) Windows
12 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (8.89%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (8.89%) FxCop
13 4 (8.89%) StyleCop
13 4 (8.89%) MVVM
13 4 (8.89%) Moq
13 4 (8.89%) Puppet
13 4 (8.89%) Gerrit
13 4 (8.89%) WiX

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) FxCop
1 4 (8.89%) Gerrit
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.89%) Moq
1 4 (8.89%) NUnit
1 4 (8.89%) StyleCop
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
1 4 (8.89%) WiX
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Software Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Lead Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Team Leader
4 11 (24.44%) PHP Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Software Manager
6 9 (20.00%) .NET Developer
7 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
7 8 (17.78%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Principal Developer
9 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.89%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (8.89%) AWS Consultant
9 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Cloud Consultant
9 4 (8.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (8.89%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Lead .NET Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) Ruby on Rails
2 22 (48.89%) .NET
3 8 (17.78%) Web Services
4 4 (8.89%) LAMP
4 4 (8.89%) LINQ
4 4 (8.89%) Ninject
4 4 (8.89%) Regular Expression
4 4 (8.89%) WCF
4 4 (8.89%) WPF
5 2 (4.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (82.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) Scrum
3 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
3 13 (28.89%) OOD
3 13 (28.89%) OOP
4 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Change Control
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.89%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.89%) High Availability
6 4 (8.89%) MVVM
6 4 (8.89%) Presales
6 4 (8.89%) SOLID
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.67%) Line Management
8 2 (4.44%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) PHP
2 24 (53.33%) Java
3 22 (48.89%) C
4 19 (42.22%) C#
5 17 (37.78%) Perl
5 17 (37.78%) Python
6 15 (33.33%) C++
7 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
1 4 (8.89%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) VMware
1 4 (8.89%) Wonderware