The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 7 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.37% 9.09% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 12.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Salford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46 25 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 63.01% 75.76% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 36
Median salary £39,250 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.14% -15.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Ruby
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Ruby in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Salford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (33.33%) Gatling
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Gatling
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Product Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Products Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree