The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 112 113 131
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 10 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 0.77% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 8
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £33,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
803 780 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.96% 44.93% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 691 677 971
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 5 £37,500 -
Ruby on Rails
North West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Ruby
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Automotive
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (25.00%) Sinatra
5 3 (25.00%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) LESS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (16.67%) UIKit
6 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
6 2 (16.67%) Xcode
6 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) RESTful

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Xcode
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Sinatra
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (25.00%) Sass
4 3 (25.00%) LESS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (16.67%) UIKit
5 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Ruby
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Capistrano
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