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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 163 141 124
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 15 41 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 1.04% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 2.35% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 62
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
1438 1748 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.89% 44.52% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1470 1961
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
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 6 July 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 6 July 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 - 10 £35,750 -
Ruby on Rails
North West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 37 (97.37%) Ruby
2 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (68.42%) C#
4 25 (65.79%) .NET
5 22 (57.89%) Scrum
6 21 (55.26%) CSS
6 21 (55.26%) HTML
6 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
7 18 (47.37%) Java
8 17 (44.74%) TDD
9 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
10 15 (39.47%) Open Source
10 15 (39.47%) SQL
11 11 (28.95%) XML
11 11 (28.95%) MySQL
11 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
11 11 (28.95%) XHTML
11 11 (28.95%) Back Office
11 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
11 11 (28.95%) Coaching
12 10 (26.32%) Pair Programming
12 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
12 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
12 10 (26.32%) VB
13 9 (23.68%) Retail
13 9 (23.68%) Grails
13 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
13 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (21.05%) Web Services
15 7 (18.42%) PHP

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (7.89%) SAS
2 2 (5.26%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 11 (28.95%) Back Office
2 9 (23.68%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Web Programme Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Web Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Client Services Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Django Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Python/Django Developer
7 1 (2.63%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 21 (55.26%) CSS
2 21 (55.26%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) XML
3 11 (28.95%) XHTML
4 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (23.68%) Grails
6 8 (21.05%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) jQuery
8 2 (5.26%) Django
8 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.63%) RESTful
9 1 (2.63%) Laravel
9 1 (2.63%) JSON
9 1 (2.63%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Android
1 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) Scrum
3 17 (44.74%) TDD
4 15 (39.47%) Open Source
5 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
5 11 (28.95%) Coaching
6 10 (26.32%) Pair Programming
6 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
7 9 (23.68%) Unit Testing
8 7 (18.42%) OOP
8 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.79%) MVC
10 4 (10.53%) Kanban
10 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
10 4 (10.53%) User Stories
11 3 (7.89%) CRM
11 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
11 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
11 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
11 3 (7.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Ruby
2 26 (68.42%) C#
3 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
4 18 (47.37%) Java
5 15 (39.47%) SQL
6 11 (28.95%) VB.NET
7 10 (26.32%) VB
8 7 (18.42%) PHP
8 7 (18.42%) Python
9 5 (13.16%) Perl
9 5 (13.16%) C++
10 1 (2.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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