The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - 60 63
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.41% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.88% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £31,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
220 228 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 42.55% 46.44% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 191 206 246
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
Merseyside

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Liverpool

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) RSpec
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 5 (100.00%) Phusion Passenger
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) RSpec
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet