Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 44 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.06% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 0.47% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £42,500 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58% -8.82%

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 Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 168 212 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 59.15% 72.60% 66.56%
Number of salaries quoted 152 196 182
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +12.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,125 £27,500 £23,025
90th Percentile £59,875 £53,750 £52,375
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Chester

Ruby
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Fedora
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Fedora
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) openSUSE
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) F#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Kibana
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat