The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 115 130 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.093% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £22,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.35% +2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
536 610 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.18% 28.42% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 482 547 548
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Birmingham region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Birmingham

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) SOAP
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Service Management
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (70.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (70.00%) SDLC
4 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (60.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (50.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
7 3 (30.00%) Process Management
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) LDAP
7 3 (30.00%) JUnit
7 3 (30.00%) C#

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (20.00%) NUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Angular Developer
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) SOAP
2 7 (70.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) Memcached
7 1 (10.00%) Node.js
7 1 (10.00%) Three.js
7 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (10.00%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (10.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (70.00%) Scrum
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
1 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) SEO
5 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Go
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Google