The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 77 110
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 38 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.61% 0.93% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 1.86% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 13
Median salary £51,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 784 484 867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 53.88% 50.26% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 647 434 715
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Cheshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Cheshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Cheshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 30 £48,750 - 2
Knutsford - 7 £51,250 -
Ruby
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (76.39%) SQL Server
3 53 (73.61%) .NET
3 53 (73.61%) RESTful
4 52 (72.22%) TDD
5 51 (70.83%) ASP.NET
5 51 (70.83%) C#
5 51 (70.83%) OO
6 50 (69.44%) MVC
6 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (69.44%) Node.js
6 50 (69.44%) Web Application Development
6 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 50 (69.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 33 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
9 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
10 27 (37.50%) Kanban
11 26 (36.11%) AngularJS
12 25 (34.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (34.72%) Elasticsearch
12 25 (34.72%) Kibana
12 25 (34.72%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (34.72%) MongoDB
12 25 (34.72%) NoSQL
12 25 (34.72%) BDD
12 25 (34.72%) RabbitMQ
12 25 (34.72%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (34.72%) Multithreading

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 25 (34.72%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
2 5 (6.94%) JBoss
2 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 33 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.11%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.78%) PaaS
5 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) DHCP
2 2 (2.78%) DNS
2 2 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (76.39%) SQL Server
2 50 (69.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (34.72%) MongoDB
3 25 (34.72%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.78%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.39%) Essbase
6 1 (1.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) Power BI
6 1 (1.39%) QlikView
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
2 25 (34.72%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.78%) Maven
3 2 (2.78%) Xcode
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (80.56%) Developer
2 50 (69.44%) .NET Developer
3 26 (36.11%) Messaging Developer
4 25 (34.72%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Data Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (2.78%) iOS Developer
7 2 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Middleware Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Migration Engineer
8 1 (1.39%) Hyperion Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Messaging Engineer
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (73.61%) .NET
1 53 (73.61%) RESTful
2 51 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 50 (69.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 50 (69.44%) Node.js
4 26 (36.11%) AngularJS
5 25 (34.72%) KnockoutJS
5 25 (34.72%) MSMQ
5 25 (34.72%) RabbitMQ
5 25 (34.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 25 (34.72%) WCF
5 25 (34.72%) WPF
6 6 (8.33%) HTML
6 6 (8.33%) JSON
6 6 (8.33%) Middleware
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) Blog
2 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Clustering
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Unix
3 8 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.56%) AIX
5 3 (4.17%) Windows
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (72.22%) TDD
3 51 (70.83%) OO
4 50 (69.44%) MVC
4 50 (69.44%) Web Application Development
5 27 (37.50%) Kanban
6 25 (34.72%) BDD
6 25 (34.72%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (34.72%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.72%) Migration
8 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.56%) Validation
9 4 (5.56%) Web Development
10 3 (4.17%) DevOps
10 3 (4.17%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.17%) Scrum
10 3 (4.17%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (70.83%) C#
2 25 (34.72%) F#
3 11 (15.28%) Java
3 11 (15.28%) Perl
3 11 (15.28%) Python
4 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.72%) SQL
6 5 (6.94%) Jython
7 4 (5.56%) Korn
7 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.17%) R
9 2 (2.78%) Go
9 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.78%) Scala
9 2 (2.78%) VBScript
10 1 (1.39%) C
10 1 (1.39%) C++
10 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.78%) KVM
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 25 (34.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 25 (34.72%) Kibana
1 25 (34.72%) WSUS
2 11 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.72%) Kubernetes
3 7 (9.72%) Puppet
4 3 (4.17%) Ansible
5 1 (1.39%) CA Wily
5 1 (1.39%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.39%) Nagios
5 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
4 4 (5.56%) AppDynamics
5 3 (4.17%) Sun
6 2 (2.78%) VMware
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.39%) McAfee
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle
7 1 (1.39%) Perforce
7 1 (1.39%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.39%) Symantec
7 1 (1.39%) Veritas
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