The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 10 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - 62 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
206 250 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.59% 50.10% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 169 241 236
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
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 Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Lancashire

Ruby on Rails
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Django
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MooTools
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Django
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MooTools
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Python