Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 47 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.49% 2.22% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 3.25% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Chester median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £76,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -34.21% -
10th Percentile £33,125 £42,750 £68,000
90th Percentile £56,125 £55,000 £84,000
Cheshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +2.63% +31.03% -19.44%

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 153 246 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 56.88% 68.14% 68.90%
Number of salaries quoted 136 224 177
Chester median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.59% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £59,375 £55,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

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

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Chester over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Kibana
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch

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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Fedora
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) openSUSE
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) F#
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat