Period
to 19 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 115 116
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 -34
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 93 88 177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.11% 2.39% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 4.08% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 84 77 150
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £72,625
North West median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +10.53%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,357 2,158 3,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 53.54% 58.51% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,944 1,825 2,615
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,850 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £68,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Manchester

Ruby
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ruby in Manchester.

Salary trend for Ruby in Manchester

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Manchester

Ruby
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 June 2021. 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
Wigan - 1 £47,500 -
Ruby
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 78 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (67.74%) Python
3 59 (63.44%) AWS
3 59 (63.44%) DevOps
4 58 (62.37%) Kubernetes
5 55 (59.14%) Terraform
6 53 (56.99%) JavaScript
7 51 (54.84%) Docker
7 51 (54.84%) Go
8 44 (47.31%) C#
9 42 (45.16%) Java
10 40 (43.01%) Azure
11 37 (39.78%) AWS CloudFormation
12 34 (36.56%) Software Engineering
13 27 (29.03%) TDD
13 27 (29.03%) GCP
14 26 (27.96%) AngularJS
14 26 (27.96%) Vue.js
14 26 (27.96%) Infrastructure as Code
14 26 (27.96%) Configuration Management
14 26 (27.96%) Puppet
15 25 (26.88%) Ruby on Rails
15 25 (26.88%) PHP
15 25 (26.88%) MySQL
16 24 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (24.73%) Opscode Chef
17 23 (24.73%) C++
17 23 (24.73%) Unit Testing
18 22 (23.66%) Scala
18 22 (23.66%) OOP

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (1.08%) Apache
1 1 (1.08%) IIS
1 1 (1.08%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 59 (63.44%) AWS
2 40 (43.01%) Azure
3 37 (39.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 27 (29.03%) GCP
5 20 (21.51%) Pulumi
6 10 (10.75%) Amazon EKS
6 10 (10.75%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 10 (10.75%) Datadog
7 8 (8.60%) Serverless
8 6 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (5.38%) SaaS
10 3 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (3.23%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (2.15%) GitHub
12 1 (1.08%) Heroku
12 1 (1.08%) PaaS
12 1 (1.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.88%) MySQL
2 18 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (10.75%) MariaDB
3 10 (10.75%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.75%) Redis
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.38%) Selenium
4 4 (4.30%) Cypress.io
5 3 (3.23%) GitLab
5 3 (3.23%) RSpec
6 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.08%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.08%) minitest
7 1 (1.08%) Storybook
7 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.38%) Retail
1 5 (5.38%) Social Skills
2 2 (2.15%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.15%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Law
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (31.18%) Developer
3 28 (30.11%) Software Engineer
4 19 (20.43%) Ruby Developer
5 14 (15.05%) Senior Developer
6 13 (13.98%) AWS DevOps
6 13 (13.98%) AWS Engineer
7 12 (12.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 12 (12.90%) Software Developer
8 11 (11.83%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 10 (10.75%) Azure DevOps
9 10 (10.75%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 10 (10.75%) Azure Engineer
9 10 (10.75%) PHP Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 6 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (5.38%) Ruby Engineer
13 5 (5.38%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.96%) AngularJS
1 26 (27.96%) Vue.js
2 25 (26.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (12.90%) Node.js
4 11 (11.83%) React
5 9 (9.68%) React Native
6 8 (8.60%) Ember.js
7 5 (5.38%) Redux
8 4 (4.30%) CSS
8 4 (4.30%) GraphQL
8 4 (4.30%) HTML
8 4 (4.30%) Puppeteer
9 3 (3.23%) Angular 2
10 2 (2.15%) .NET
10 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.15%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (2.15%) Laravel
11 1 (1.08%) Django
11 1 (1.08%) jQuery
11 1 (1.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Enterprise Cloud
1 10 (10.75%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (5.38%) User Experience
3 4 (4.30%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Linux
2 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (5.38%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Android
3 2 (2.15%) CentOS
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (63.44%) DevOps
3 34 (36.56%) Software Engineering
4 27 (29.03%) TDD
5 26 (27.96%) Configuration Management
5 26 (27.96%) Infrastructure as Code
6 24 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (24.73%) Unit Testing
8 22 (23.66%) OOP
8 22 (23.66%) SOLID
9 21 (22.58%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 12 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (10.75%) Analytics
11 10 (10.75%) Web Application Development
12 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 9 (9.68%) Fintech
13 8 (8.60%) Kanban
13 8 (8.60%) Scrum
13 8 (8.60%) SDLC
13 8 (8.60%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.74%) Python
2 53 (56.99%) JavaScript
3 51 (54.84%) Go
4 44 (47.31%) C#
5 42 (45.16%) Java
6 25 (26.88%) PHP
7 23 (24.73%) C++
8 22 (23.66%) Scala
9 21 (22.58%) Kotlin
10 17 (18.28%) SQL
11 15 (16.13%) TypeScript
12 14 (15.05%) Bash Shell
13 11 (11.83%) PowerShell
14 10 (10.75%) Groovy
15 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) AWS Certification
2 5 (5.38%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.15%) RHCE
4 2 (2.15%) RHCSA
4 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 51 (54.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 58 (62.37%) Kubernetes
2 55 (59.14%) Terraform
3 26 (27.96%) Puppet
4 23 (24.73%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (17.20%) Ansible
6 13 (13.98%) Grafana
6 13 (13.98%) Prometheus
7 2 (2.15%) Consul
7 2 (2.15%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.15%) Graphite
7 2 (2.15%) Packer
8 1 (1.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) SaltStack
2 11 (11.83%) Oracle
3 10 (10.75%) New Relic
4 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.08%) Google
5 1 (1.08%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.08%) Instagram
5 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.08%) Splunk
5 1 (1.08%) YouTube