Period
to 22 May 2018

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

Ruby
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 68 92
Rank change year-on-year -8 +24 +80
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 302 336 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.27% 4.35% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 7.16% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 276 285 182
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £28,850
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £46,875 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.29% - -

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 4,375 4,694 3,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.85% 60.75% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,739 4,067 3,045
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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
Stockport +11 28 £55,000 +25.00% 1
Sale - 19 £42,500 - 1
Wigan +15 14 £35,000 -12.50%
Altrincham +2 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Salford +5 6 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Cheadle -2 2 £37,500 -15.25%
Bury -15 1 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Ruby
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 189 (62.58%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (56.29%) Python
3 148 (49.01%) TDD
4 135 (44.70%) Amazon AWS
5 123 (40.73%) C#
6 121 (40.07%) BDD
7 114 (37.75%) MVC
7 114 (37.75%) RESTful
8 110 (36.42%) Java
9 100 (33.11%) JavaScript
9 100 (33.11%) Linux
10 94 (31.13%) .NET
11 91 (30.13%) Continuous Integration
12 86 (28.48%) ASP.NET
12 86 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 86 (28.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 86 (28.48%) DevOps
13 82 (27.15%) Git (software)
14 80 (26.49%) Scrum
14 80 (26.49%) Web Application Development
15 79 (26.16%) SQL Server
16 76 (25.17%) Web Services
17 75 (24.83%) HTML
18 73 (24.17%) CSS
19 72 (23.84%) Web Development
20 68 (22.52%) .NET Framework
20 68 (22.52%) WCF
20 68 (22.52%) Kanban
20 68 (22.52%) Entity Framework
21 66 (21.85%) Software Engineering

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 39 (12.91%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (6.62%) nginx
3 17 (5.63%) Apache Spark
4 12 (3.97%) Apache
5 9 (2.98%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.66%) CloudStack
6 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.66%) WordPress
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) Jetty
7 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 135 (44.70%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (21.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 17 (5.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (5.30%) GitHub
6 14 (4.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.99%) Heroku
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.66%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.66%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.66%) Route 53
8 2 (0.66%) Serverless
9 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.33%) PaaS
9 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.28%) HTTP
2 17 (5.63%) SSL
3 12 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.32%) Firewall
5 6 (1.99%) NAS
5 6 (1.99%) SAN
6 3 (0.99%) VPN
7 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (26.16%) SQL Server
2 64 (21.19%) NoSQL
3 53 (17.55%) SQL Server 2016
4 48 (15.89%) MySQL
5 38 (12.58%) MongoDB
6 26 (8.61%) Big Data
7 24 (7.95%) Redis
8 23 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (6.62%) Hadoop
10 17 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (2.98%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.99%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.66%) Datomic
14 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.99%) RethinkDB
15 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
16 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
16 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 82 (27.15%) Git (software)
2 58 (19.21%) TeamCity
3 48 (15.89%) Jenkins
4 31 (10.26%) Vagrant
5 28 (9.27%) Selenium
6 24 (7.95%) WebDriver
7 21 (6.95%) JIRA
8 18 (5.96%) Cucumber
8 18 (5.96%) SoapUI
9 16 (5.30%) Maven
9 16 (5.30%) NUnit
10 6 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.99%) Subversion
10 6 (1.99%) Travis CI
11 5 (1.66%) Gradle
11 5 (1.66%) Hudson
11 5 (1.66%) Xcode
12 4 (1.32%) JMeter
12 4 (1.32%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.32%) MSTest
General
1 44 (14.57%) Finance
2 32 (10.60%) Games
3 13 (4.30%) Advertising
4 11 (3.64%) Electronics
4 11 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.64%) Marketing
4 11 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.31%) Banking
6 8 (2.65%) Retail
7 5 (1.66%) Music Industry
8 4 (1.32%) Back Office
9 3 (0.99%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.99%) Law
10 2 (0.66%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 149 (49.34%) Developer
2 73 (24.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 72 (23.84%) .NET Developer
4 37 (12.25%) Junior
5 33 (10.93%) AWS Engineer
6 32 (10.60%) AWS DevOps
6 32 (10.60%) Graduate
6 32 (10.60%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 32 (10.60%) Graduate Developer
6 32 (10.60%) Junior .NET Developer
6 32 (10.60%) Junior Developer
6 32 (10.60%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (10.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 29 (9.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 29 (9.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 27 (8.94%) Software Engineer
10 22 (7.28%) Java Developer
11 18 (5.96%) Architect
11 18 (5.96%) Cloud Engineer
11 18 (5.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (37.75%) RESTful
2 94 (31.13%) .NET
3 86 (28.48%) ASP.NET
3 86 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 86 (28.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 76 (25.17%) Web Services
5 75 (24.83%) HTML
6 73 (24.17%) CSS
7 68 (22.52%) .NET Framework
7 68 (22.52%) Entity Framework
7 68 (22.52%) WCF
8 61 (20.20%) Node.js
9 60 (19.87%) AngularJS
10 55 (18.21%) KnockoutJS
11 47 (15.56%) HTML5
12 46 (15.23%) CSS3
13 43 (14.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 42 (13.91%) SOAP
15 38 (12.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 37 (12.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.21%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.28%) User Experience
3 20 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (6.29%) Social Network
5 8 (2.65%) Fintech
6 7 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (0.99%) Online Banking
7 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.99%) Social Media
8 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.33%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.33%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Smart City
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 100 (33.11%) Linux
2 32 (10.60%) Unix
3 10 (3.31%) CentOS
4 8 (2.65%) Windows
5 6 (1.99%) Debian
6 5 (1.66%) Android
6 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (62.58%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (49.01%) TDD
3 121 (40.07%) BDD
4 114 (37.75%) MVC
5 91 (30.13%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (28.48%) DevOps
7 80 (26.49%) Scrum
7 80 (26.49%) Web Application Development
8 72 (23.84%) Web Development
9 68 (22.52%) Kanban
10 66 (21.85%) Software Engineering
11 63 (20.86%) Configuration Management
11 63 (20.86%) Test Automation
12 60 (19.87%) Open Source
13 55 (18.21%) OO
14 41 (13.58%) Mentoring
15 39 (12.91%) Multithreading
16 37 (12.25%) SOA
17 35 (11.59%) Responsive Web Design
18 34 (11.26%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 170 (56.29%) Python
2 123 (40.73%) C#
3 110 (36.42%) Java
4 100 (33.11%) JavaScript
5 64 (21.19%) Bash Shell
6 61 (20.20%) PHP
7 38 (12.58%) Go
7 38 (12.58%) SQL
8 34 (11.26%) F#
9 27 (8.94%) Perl
10 17 (5.63%) TypeScript
11 16 (5.30%) C++
11 16 (5.30%) Shell Script
12 15 (4.97%) C
13 10 (3.31%) Scala
14 5 (1.66%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.66%) Clojure
14 5 (1.66%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.32%) Erlang
15 4 (1.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (8.61%) Degree
2 19 (6.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (5.63%) AWS Certification
4 10 (3.31%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.66%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.99%) RHCE
6 3 (0.99%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) GPEN
7 1 (0.33%) GWAPT
7 1 (0.33%) GXPN
7 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.33%) OSCP
7 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.60%) QA
2 10 (3.31%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 9 (2.98%) GCP
4 6 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (16.23%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) vSphere
2 2 (0.66%) Xen
2 2 (0.66%) XenServer
3 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 61 (20.20%) Opscode Chef
2 59 (19.54%) Puppet
3 58 (19.21%) Ansible
4 48 (15.89%) Kubernetes
5 41 (13.58%) Terraform
6 34 (11.26%) Kibana
7 29 (9.60%) Packer
8 17 (5.63%) Salt
9 9 (2.98%) Consul
10 6 (1.99%) Cobbler
11 5 (1.66%) Graphite
11 5 (1.66%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.99%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.99%) Grafana
12 3 (0.99%) Nagios
12 3 (0.99%) Opsview
12 3 (0.99%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 2 (0.66%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (18.21%) Google
2 18 (5.96%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.30%) SaltStack
4 13 (4.30%) Red Hat
5 11 (3.64%) Oracle
5 11 (3.64%) SAP
6 4 (1.32%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (0.66%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.33%) Capita
8 1 (0.33%) Demandware
8 1 (0.33%) hybris
8 1 (0.33%) VMware
8 1 (0.33%) WooCommerce