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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 158 142 102
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -40
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 21 46 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 1.16% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 2.47% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 93
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
1624 1863 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.08% 46.93% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1609 1881
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +14 2 £41,000 +20.58% 2
Altrincham 0 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Ruby on Rails
North West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 34 (97.14%) Ruby
2 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) Java
4 20 (57.14%) C#
5 16 (45.71%) .NET
6 14 (40.00%) Scrum
7 13 (37.14%) Grails
8 12 (34.29%) CSS
8 12 (34.29%) Web Services
8 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
8 12 (34.29%) HTML
9 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (28.57%) OOP
10 10 (28.57%) PHP
10 10 (28.57%) SQL
10 10 (28.57%) TDD
10 10 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (25.71%) Perl
11 9 (25.71%) Python
11 9 (25.71%) jQuery
11 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (22.86%) C++
12 8 (22.86%) MVC
13 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
13 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
13 7 (20.00%) SLA
13 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (20.00%) User Stories
14 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
15 5 (14.29%) CoffeeScript

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (8.57%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) RSpec
1 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
1 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.86%) Xcode
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) WATIR
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.71%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Web Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Web Programme Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Client Services Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) Grails
3 12 (34.29%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) Web Services
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
4 9 (25.71%) jQuery
5 5 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 4 (11.43%) Ember.js
7 2 (5.71%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) XHTML
8 1 (2.86%) JSON
8 1 (2.86%) Symfony
8 1 (2.86%) RESTful
8 1 (2.86%) Laravel
8 1 (2.86%) Django
8 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Open Source
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) CentOS
1 1 (2.86%) openSUSE
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Scrum
3 10 (28.57%) TDD
3 10 (28.57%) OOP
4 8 (22.86%) MVC
5 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (20.00%) User Stories
6 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.71%) Kanban
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) OO
8 2 (5.71%) ERP
8 2 (5.71%) SOA
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) Ruby
2 23 (65.71%) Java
3 20 (57.14%) C#
4 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (28.57%) PHP
5 10 (28.57%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) Perl
6 9 (25.71%) Python
7 8 (22.86%) C++
8 5 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.86%) PHP5
9 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.86%) VB
9 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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