The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 189 155 144
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 12 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.62% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.22% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 53
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1777 1882 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.75% 50.37% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1677 2144
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
Ruby on Rails
North West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) CSS
4 14 (53.85%) HTML
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (50.00%) Java
5 13 (50.00%) Perl
5 13 (50.00%) PHP
6 12 (46.15%) MVC
6 12 (46.15%) TDD
7 9 (34.62%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) Scrum
8 8 (30.77%) OOP
8 8 (30.77%) XHTML
8 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (30.77%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) C#
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Apache
9 6 (23.08%) Back Office
9 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 6 (23.08%) jQuery
10 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 5 (19.23%) MySQL
10 5 (19.23%) OO
10 5 (19.23%) Pair Programming
10 5 (19.23%) CoffeeScript
10 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
11 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
11 4 (15.38%) RSpec

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Jasmine
1 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) RSpec
2 1 (3.85%) WATIR
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (23.08%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Web Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Graduate
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Web Programme Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) XHTML
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) Ember.js
6 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
7 2 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (7.69%) Grails
8 1 (3.85%) Haml
8 1 (3.85%) XML
8 1 (3.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) openSUSE
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) TDD
2 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) OOP
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Pair Programming
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
7 4 (15.38%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) Web Development
9 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.85%) ERP
9 1 (3.85%) Change Management
9 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) Perl
3 13 (50.00%) PHP
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (11.54%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe
Manchester
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