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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 77 143
Rank change year-on-year +14 +66  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 165 110 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.21% 3.23% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.99% 6.14% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 136 99 46
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.36% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2362 1792 1998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 60.33% 52.60% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2014 1525 1757
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Manchester

Ruby
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Manchester

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -19 11 £44,000 -29.60% 1
Bury -4 9 £30,000 -14.28%
Bolton - 4 £23,500 -
Altrincham - 3 £41,500 - 1
Salford -9 2 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Wigan - 2 £40,000 -
Ruby
North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 227 (68.17%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (60.66%) Python
3 134 (40.24%) Java
4 129 (38.74%) DevOps
5 125 (37.54%) Linux
6 124 (37.24%) C#
7 101 (30.33%) TDD
8 97 (29.13%) .NET
8 97 (29.13%) Scrum
9 88 (26.43%) Puppet
10 87 (26.13%) JavaScript
11 86 (25.83%) BDD
12 83 (24.92%) Git (software)
13 82 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
13 82 (24.62%) Opscode Chef
14 77 (23.12%) Continuous Integration
15 73 (21.92%) Perl
15 73 (21.92%) Oracle
16 69 (20.72%) AngularJS
16 69 (20.72%) RESTful
17 66 (19.82%) MongoDB
18 64 (19.22%) Bash Shell
18 64 (19.22%) Node.js
18 64 (19.22%) SQL Server
18 64 (19.22%) ASP.NET
18 64 (19.22%) Software Engineering
19 63 (18.92%) MVC
20 62 (18.62%) SQL
21 61 (18.32%) SDLC
22 60 (18.02%) Jenkins

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 57 (17.12%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (13.81%) OpenStack
3 35 (10.51%) Apache Spark
4 34 (10.21%) Apache Pig
4 34 (10.21%) CloudStack
5 21 (6.31%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.70%) JBoss
6 9 (2.70%) nginx
6 9 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.10%) Apache
8 5 (1.50%) Confluence
9 4 (1.20%) OpenEdge
10 3 (0.90%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.60%) IIS
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.60%) WordPress
12 1 (0.30%) CMS
12 1 (0.30%) Jetty
12 1 (0.30%) Mongrel
Applications
1 2 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 82 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (15.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.80%) Amazon Kinesis
5 6 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.20%) GitHub
7 4 (1.20%) IaaS
7 4 (1.20%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.20%) PaaS
7 4 (1.20%) SaaS
8 3 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.90%) Heroku
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.30%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.00%) HTTP
1 10 (3.00%) Internet
2 9 (2.70%) Firewall
2 9 (2.70%) Kerberos
3 5 (1.50%) Broadband
3 5 (1.50%) SAN
4 3 (0.90%) SSL
5 2 (0.60%) IMAP
5 2 (0.60%) SMTP
5 2 (0.60%) SS7
6 1 (0.30%) DHCP
6 1 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.30%) NAS
6 1 (0.30%) Skype
6 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.82%) MongoDB
2 64 (19.22%) SQL Server
3 57 (17.12%) SQL Server 2014
4 52 (15.62%) MySQL
5 49 (14.71%) Big Data
6 40 (12.01%) Relational Database
7 38 (11.41%) NoSQL
8 35 (10.51%) Hadoop
9 34 (10.21%) Apache Hive
10 33 (9.91%) RDBMS
11 18 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.20%) Redis
14 3 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
15 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.30%) OrientDB
15 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 83 (24.92%) Git (software)
2 60 (18.02%) Jenkins
3 38 (11.41%) Selenium
3 38 (11.41%) TeamCity
4 32 (9.61%) Cucumber
5 22 (6.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (6.01%) RSpec
6 20 (6.01%) Vagrant
7 19 (5.71%) git-flow
8 16 (4.80%) JIRA
9 14 (4.20%) JUnit
10 13 (3.90%) GoCD
11 12 (3.60%) JMeter
11 12 (3.60%) LoadRunner
12 9 (2.70%) Hudson
12 9 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (2.70%) Subversion
13 5 (1.50%) GitLab
13 5 (1.50%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.90%) Gatling
General
1 37 (11.11%) Games
2 21 (6.31%) Military
3 18 (5.41%) Finance
4 16 (4.80%) Retail
5 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.50%) Back Office
6 5 (1.50%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.20%) Advertising
7 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.90%) Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Marketing
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 163 (48.95%) Developer
2 63 (18.92%) .NET Developer
3 62 (18.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 42 (12.61%) Java Developer
5 41 (12.31%) Software Developer
6 36 (10.81%) Java Software Developer
6 36 (10.81%) Junior
7 34 (10.21%) Junior Developer
7 34 (10.21%) Software Engineer
8 27 (8.11%) Graduate
9 26 (7.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 26 (7.81%) Graduate Developer
9 26 (7.81%) Junior .NET Developer
9 26 (7.81%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 25 (7.51%) Platform Engineer
11 18 (5.41%) Java Engineer
12 17 (5.11%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (5.11%) Ruby Developer
13 15 (4.50%) Architect
14 14 (4.20%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (29.13%) .NET
2 69 (20.72%) AngularJS
2 69 (20.72%) RESTful
3 64 (19.22%) ASP.NET
3 64 (19.22%) Node.js
4 59 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 59 (17.72%) WCF
5 58 (17.42%) .NET Framework
5 58 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 58 (17.42%) Entity Framework
6 53 (15.92%) HTML
7 49 (14.71%) CSS
7 49 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 44 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 42 (12.61%) KnockoutJS
10 37 (11.11%) Java EE
10 37 (11.11%) Spring
11 34 (10.21%) HTML5
11 34 (10.21%) jQuery
12 33 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.71%) iPad
2 19 (5.71%) PKI
3 17 (5.11%) Social Network
4 5 (1.50%) Clustering
4 5 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.90%) Public Cloud
6 3 (0.90%) User Experience
7 2 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.60%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.30%) VLE
8 1 (0.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 125 (37.54%) Linux
2 44 (13.21%) Unix
3 35 (10.51%) Windows
4 18 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.50%) CentOS
5 5 (1.50%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.60%) Debian
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) Fedora
8 1 (0.30%) Solaris
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (68.17%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (38.74%) DevOps
3 101 (30.33%) TDD
4 97 (29.13%) Scrum
5 86 (25.83%) BDD
6 77 (23.12%) Continuous Integration
7 64 (19.22%) Software Engineering
8 63 (18.92%) MVC
9 61 (18.32%) SDLC
10 58 (17.42%) Configuration Management
10 58 (17.42%) Web Application Development
11 38 (11.41%) Information Security
12 37 (11.11%) Analytics
13 35 (10.51%) Web Development
14 34 (10.21%) DSDM
15 32 (9.61%) Data Analytics
15 32 (9.61%) Kanban
16 31 (9.31%) Time Management
16 31 (9.31%) Visualisation
17 30 (9.01%) OO
Programming Languages
1 202 (60.66%) Python
2 134 (40.24%) Java
3 124 (37.24%) C#
4 87 (26.13%) JavaScript
5 73 (21.92%) Perl
6 64 (19.22%) Bash Shell
7 62 (18.62%) SQL
8 44 (13.21%) C
9 37 (11.11%) Shell Script
10 36 (10.81%) PHP
11 26 (7.81%) F#
11 26 (7.81%) Scala
12 20 (6.01%) C++
13 18 (5.41%) Clojure
14 17 (5.11%) Go
15 7 (2.10%) Korn
16 4 (1.20%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.60%) Groovy
18 1 (0.30%) Erlang
18 1 (0.30%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 53 (15.92%) Degree
2 43 (12.91%) Security Cleared
3 40 (12.01%) DV Cleared
4 21 (6.31%) ISEB
4 21 (6.31%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.80%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.50%) QA
2 6 (1.80%) SDET
3 1 (0.30%) GCP
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (10.81%) Docker
2 36 (10.81%) Xen
3 33 (9.91%) Hyper-V
3 33 (9.91%) vSphere
3 33 (9.91%) XenServer
4 5 (1.50%) PowerHA
5 4 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.60%) KVM
6 2 (0.60%) vCloud
7 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 88 (26.43%) Puppet
2 82 (24.62%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (11.11%) Ansible
4 30 (9.01%) Cobbler
4 30 (9.01%) Tivoli
5 27 (8.11%) Kibana
5 27 (8.11%) Terraform
6 15 (4.50%) Capistrano
7 12 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (3.00%) Packer
9 5 (1.50%) Nagios
10 4 (1.20%) Kubernetes
10 4 (1.20%) Salt
11 3 (0.90%) CFEngine
11 3 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.60%) Graphite
13 1 (0.30%) Grafana
13 1 (0.30%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.30%) logstash
13 1 (0.30%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 73 (21.92%) Oracle
2 47 (14.11%) VMware
3 43 (12.91%) Google
4 33 (9.91%) EnterpriseDB
5 21 (6.31%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.90%) HP
7 12 (3.60%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.50%) Veritas
9 4 (1.20%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.30%) Citrix
10 1 (0.30%) Facebook
10 1 (0.30%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.30%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.30%) Snowplow
10 1 (0.30%) Symantec
10 1 (0.30%) Zend
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