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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 185 148 132
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -16
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 10 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.83% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 1.65% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 54
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
1759 1876 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.24% 50.19% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1657 1746
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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
Stockport - 3 £26,500 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £32,250 -
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Ruby on Rails
North West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 39 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (56.41%) CSS
4 21 (53.85%) HTML
5 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
6 17 (43.59%) PHP
7 16 (41.03%) Perl
8 15 (38.46%) Java
8 15 (38.46%) OO
8 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
9 14 (35.90%) MVC
10 13 (33.33%) TDD
11 12 (30.77%) Linux
12 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (25.64%) Degree
13 9 (23.08%) Web Application Development
13 9 (23.08%) OOP
13 9 (23.08%) Apache
14 8 (20.51%) jQuery
15 7 (17.95%) XHTML
15 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
16 6 (15.38%) C#
16 6 (15.38%) Scrum
17 5 (12.82%) Back Office
17 5 (12.82%) .NET
17 5 (12.82%) MySQL
17 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
17 5 (12.82%) Backbone.js
17 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
18 4 (10.26%) Cucumber

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 9 (23.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) RSpec
1 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.26%) Jasmine
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Xcode
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) WATIR
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (12.82%) Back Office
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Graduate
4 3 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Junior
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Project Leader
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) CSS
2 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) jQuery
4 7 (17.95%) XHTML
5 5 (12.82%) .NET
5 5 (12.82%) Backbone.js
6 4 (10.26%) Ember.js
7 3 (7.69%) Apache Flex
7 3 (7.69%) XML
8 2 (5.13%) Cocoa
8 2 (5.13%) JSON
8 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) iOS SDK
8 2 (5.13%) RESTful
8 2 (5.13%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (5.13%) UIKit
9 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.56%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) Haml
9 1 (2.56%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
4 1 (2.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) openSUSE
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) OO
2 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 14 (35.90%) MVC
4 13 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (23.08%) OOP
5 9 (23.08%) Web Application Development
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.26%) Web Development
9 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
10 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.13%) User Stories
10 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
11 1 (2.56%) Change Management
11 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.56%) Change Control
11 1 (2.56%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby
2 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
3 17 (43.59%) PHP
4 16 (41.03%) Perl
5 15 (38.46%) Java
6 6 (15.38%) C#
7 4 (10.26%) SQL
7 4 (10.26%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (7.69%) C++
9 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.56%) C
10 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago