Period
to 27 February 2020

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 6 months to 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 115 84
Rank change year-on-year +7 -31 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 9 22 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 1.05% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 2.09% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 112
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £51,333 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +8.07% +2.15%
10th Percentile £46,450 £38,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £60,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +18.75%

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 895 1,052 1,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 55.38% 50.00% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 744 840 1,476
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 27 February 2020.

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 6 months to 27 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +5 4 £48,500 +5.98%
Knutsford +31 2 - - 2
Wilmslow +7 1 £60,000 +41.18%
Northwich - 1 - - 1
Ruby
North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) AWS
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) GREM
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) SANS
5 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 2 (22.22%) GCFE
5 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) Splunk
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
5 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (22.22%) Cyber Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Threat Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security

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 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Azure
2 1 (11.11%) OpenShift
2 1 (11.11%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) Postman
2 1 (11.11%) Protractor
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Development
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT Development
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) React
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Architectural Design
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Technology Roadmap
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Go
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft R
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) R
6 1 (11.11%) Scala
6 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) GCFA
1 2 (22.22%) GCFE
1 2 (22.22%) GREM
1 2 (22.22%) SANS
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) PowerBroker
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware