The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 87 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.33% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Ruby on Rails
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
425 598 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.28% 36.87% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 372 483 659
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Cheshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Heroku
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Facebook
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Magento
3 3 (42.86%) WordPress
3 3 (42.86%) RSpec
3 3 (42.86%) GitHub
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (42.86%) New Relic
3 3 (42.86%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Intranet
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) ColdFusion
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) JBuilder
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (42.86%) CMS
1 3 (42.86%) ColdFusion
1 3 (42.86%) Drupal
1 3 (42.86%) Joomla!
1 3 (42.86%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
1 3 (42.86%) Heroku
2 1 (14.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JBuilder
1 3 (42.86%) RSpec
2 2 (28.57%) Grunt
2 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Material Design
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Fintech
3 2 (28.57%) Wiki
4 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) SEO
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) API Design
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PHP 5
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) oVirt
2 1 (14.29%) Postfix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Facebook
1 3 (42.86%) New Relic
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) VMware