Period
to 25 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 44 53
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.13% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 0.53% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 0
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £76,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.21% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% -10.00%

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 283 187 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 68.69% 66.79% 75.93%
Number of salaries quoted 258 163 225
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,850 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £55,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -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 February 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) Games
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (100.00%) RESTful
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 17 (100.00%) BDD
1 17 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 17 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 17 (100.00%) Node.js
1 17 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 17 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 17 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 17 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 17 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework

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 17 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 17 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 17 (100.00%) Code First Entity Framework
1 17 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 17 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 17 (100.00%) Node.js
1 17 (100.00%) RESTful
1 17 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) BDD
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
1 17 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript