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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 119 122 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.48% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
680 842 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.42% 44.06% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 577 723 671
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (33.33%) Grails
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OO

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Grails
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) API Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL