Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 95 166
Rank change year-on-year +20 +71 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 345 239 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.33% 3.19% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.44% 5.51% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 304 223 88
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% -16.13% +16.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £37,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £76,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +12.50%

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 4638 4341 3661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.16% 57.87% 49.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3952 3839 3207
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,900
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £55,000
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 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -1 25 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Altrincham +4 19 £42,500 -11.92% 1
Sale +4 18 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Bolton - 10 £75,000 -
Cheadle - 9 £42,500 - 1
Wigan +2 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Ruby
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 219 (63.48%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (53.04%) Python
3 164 (47.54%) TDD
4 147 (42.61%) JavaScript
5 133 (38.55%) MVC
6 131 (37.97%) C#
7 127 (36.81%) Scrum
8 126 (36.52%) Amazon AWS
9 125 (36.23%) .NET
9 125 (36.23%) Java
10 121 (35.07%) BDD
11 118 (34.20%) Linux
12 109 (31.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 106 (30.72%) RESTful
13 106 (30.72%) ASP.NET
14 105 (30.43%) AngularJS
15 102 (29.57%) ASP.NET MVC
15 102 (29.57%) HTML
16 101 (29.28%) Git (software)
17 96 (27.83%) SQL Server
18 95 (27.54%) CSS
18 95 (27.54%) Puppet
19 94 (27.25%) NoSQL
20 90 (26.09%) DevOps
21 89 (25.80%) Web Application Development
22 88 (25.51%) Opscode Chef
23 85 (24.64%) Software Engineering
24 84 (24.35%) Node.js
25 81 (23.48%) WCF
25 81 (23.48%) Web Services

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 43 (12.46%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (8.41%) Apache
3 25 (7.25%) OpenStack
4 19 (5.51%) nginx
5 18 (5.22%) CloudStack
6 10 (2.90%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.61%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.16%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.16%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.87%) Jetty
9 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.58%) Confluence
10 2 (0.58%) IIS
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.29%) CMS
11 1 (0.29%) JBoss
11 1 (0.29%) SAS
11 1 (0.29%) Tornado
11 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 126 (36.52%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (14.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (7.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (6.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.74%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.87%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.58%) GitHub
11 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.29%) Loggly
11 1 (0.29%) PaaS
11 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.29%) Serverless
11 1 (0.29%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.43%) HTTP
2 17 (4.93%) SSL
3 12 (3.48%) Internet
4 7 (2.03%) Firewall
5 5 (1.45%) Broadband
5 5 (1.45%) VPN
6 4 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.87%) AMQP
7 3 (0.87%) IMAP
7 3 (0.87%) SMTP
7 3 (0.87%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (27.83%) SQL Server
2 94 (27.25%) NoSQL
3 61 (17.68%) MongoDB
4 57 (16.52%) MySQL
5 47 (13.62%) SQL Server 2016
6 31 (8.99%) Relational Database
6 31 (8.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (6.96%) Big Data
8 20 (5.80%) Redis
9 17 (4.93%) Hadoop
10 14 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.90%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.90%) Riak
12 9 (2.61%) Apache Hive
12 9 (2.61%) CouchDB
12 9 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.74%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.45%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 101 (29.28%) Git (software)
2 62 (17.97%) TeamCity
3 51 (14.78%) Jenkins
4 33 (9.57%) Selenium
5 31 (8.99%) Cucumber
6 21 (6.09%) NUnit
7 18 (5.22%) Vagrant
8 15 (4.35%) JUnit
9 14 (4.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (3.77%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.03%) Bitbucket
11 7 (2.03%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.03%) Xcode
12 6 (1.74%) EasyMock
12 6 (1.74%) JIRA
12 6 (1.74%) Maven
13 5 (1.45%) FitNesse
13 5 (1.45%) Hudson
14 4 (1.16%) Gradle
14 4 (1.16%) Jasmine
General
1 41 (11.88%) Games
2 25 (7.25%) Finance
3 19 (5.51%) Music Industry
4 11 (3.19%) Advertising
4 11 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.61%) Marketing
6 8 (2.32%) Electronics
6 8 (2.32%) Legal
6 8 (2.32%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.74%) Banking
8 5 (1.45%) Retail
9 3 (0.87%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 167 (48.41%) Developer
2 74 (21.45%) .NET Developer
3 60 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (10.72%) Junior
5 35 (10.14%) Junior Developer
5 35 (10.14%) Software Engineer
6 33 (9.57%) Graduate
6 33 (9.57%) Java Developer
7 32 (9.28%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 32 (9.28%) Graduate Developer
7 32 (9.28%) Platform Engineer
8 31 (8.99%) Junior .NET Developer
9 26 (7.54%) Senior Developer
10 24 (6.96%) Software Developer
11 21 (6.09%) AWS DevOps
11 21 (6.09%) AWS Engineer
11 21 (6.09%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (6.09%) Tester
12 20 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
13 19 (5.51%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (36.23%) .NET
2 109 (31.59%) ASP.NET Web API
3 106 (30.72%) ASP.NET
3 106 (30.72%) RESTful
4 105 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 102 (29.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 102 (29.57%) HTML
6 95 (27.54%) CSS
7 84 (24.35%) Node.js
8 81 (23.48%) WCF
8 81 (23.48%) Web Services
9 79 (22.90%) .NET Framework
9 79 (22.90%) Entity Framework
10 77 (22.32%) KnockoutJS
11 59 (17.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 52 (15.07%) Spring
13 47 (13.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 45 (13.04%) Code First Entity Framework
15 44 (12.75%) SOAP
16 42 (12.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.36%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.38%) User Experience
3 17 (4.93%) Social Network
4 16 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.61%) iPad
6 9 (2.61%) PKI
7 6 (1.74%) Online Banking
7 6 (1.74%) Wiki
8 5 (1.45%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.45%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.45%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.16%) Social Media
10 3 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.58%) BBC
11 2 (0.58%) Clustering
11 2 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 118 (34.20%) Linux
2 40 (11.59%) Unix
3 12 (3.48%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.90%) Windows
5 7 (2.03%) Android
5 7 (2.03%) CentOS
6 6 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.45%) Debian
7 5 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (63.48%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (47.54%) TDD
3 133 (38.55%) MVC
4 127 (36.81%) Scrum
5 121 (35.07%) BDD
6 90 (26.09%) DevOps
7 89 (25.80%) Web Application Development
8 85 (24.64%) Software Engineering
9 73 (21.16%) Kanban
10 62 (17.97%) Web Development
11 59 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
12 55 (15.94%) Configuration Management
13 52 (15.07%) Test Automation
14 51 (14.78%) OO
15 39 (11.30%) SDLC
16 35 (10.14%) Open Source
17 33 (9.57%) Multithreading
18 31 (8.99%) Dependency Injection
19 29 (8.41%) DSDM
19 29 (8.41%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 183 (53.04%) Python
2 147 (42.61%) JavaScript
3 131 (37.97%) C#
4 125 (36.23%) Java
5 71 (20.58%) SQL
6 64 (18.55%) Bash Shell
7 61 (17.68%) PHP
8 33 (9.57%) F#
9 30 (8.70%) Scala
10 28 (8.12%) Go
10 28 (8.12%) Shell Script
11 21 (6.09%) TypeScript
12 20 (5.80%) C
13 18 (5.22%) Perl
14 15 (4.35%) Groovy
15 14 (4.06%) C++
16 11 (3.19%) Apple Swift
16 11 (3.19%) Objective-C
17 6 (1.74%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.87%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 34 (9.86%) Degree
2 16 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.61%) DV Cleared
4 9 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.74%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.87%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) PhD
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.25%) QA
2 11 (3.19%) GCP
3 5 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.45%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 1 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 45 (13.04%) Docker
2 18 (5.22%) vSphere
2 18 (5.22%) Xen
2 18 (5.22%) XenServer
3 11 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.58%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 95 (27.54%) Puppet
2 88 (25.51%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (15.07%) Ansible
4 43 (12.46%) Kubernetes
5 32 (9.28%) Kibana
6 29 (8.41%) Terraform
7 28 (8.12%) Cobbler
8 24 (6.96%) Tivoli
9 19 (5.51%) Packer
10 12 (3.48%) Docker Swarm
10 12 (3.48%) Salt
11 5 (1.45%) Mesos
11 5 (1.45%) systemd
12 2 (0.58%) CFEngine
13 1 (0.29%) Grafana
13 1 (0.29%) logstash
13 1 (0.29%) Nagios
13 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 64 (18.55%) Google
2 51 (14.78%) Oracle
3 23 (6.67%) EnterpriseDB
4 17 (4.93%) Red Hat
5 15 (4.35%) VMware
6 11 (3.19%) SaltStack
7 8 (2.32%) SAP
8 5 (1.45%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.16%) IBM
9 4 (1.16%) Microsoft
10 3 (0.87%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.58%) Apple
11 2 (0.58%) Facebook
11 2 (0.58%) Sony
11 2 (0.58%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.58%) Veritas
11 2 (0.58%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.58%) Zend
12 1 (0.29%) Splunk
12 1 (0.29%) Twitter