Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 45 64
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.54% 0.36% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 0.53% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £76,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.21% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% -12.20%

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 272 187 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 69.04% 66.55% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 244 163 235
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,800 £24,400
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,500 £60,450
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,763
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.26% +3.37%

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 12 December 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 Chester region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 9 (90.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (90.00%) Entity Framework
2 9 (90.00%) Node.js
2 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
2 9 (90.00%) Web Application Development
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (90.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (90.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Games
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Java

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (90.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (90.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 9 (90.00%) Entity Framework
2 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
2 9 (90.00%) Node.js
2 9 (90.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) BDD
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python