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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 153 133 119
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 23 56 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 1.44% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 3.20% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 77
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
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
1548 1752 2144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.14% 45.18% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1505 1963
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 £44,500 £50,000
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 May 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 May 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 £40,750 - 1
Ruby on Rails
North West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 42 (97.67%) Ruby
2 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (72.09%) C#
4 27 (62.79%) .NET
5 26 (60.47%) Java
6 24 (55.81%) Scrum
7 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
7 19 (44.19%) HTML
7 19 (44.19%) CSS
8 18 (41.86%) SQL
9 15 (34.88%) TDD
10 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
11 13 (30.23%) Open Source
11 13 (30.23%) Grails
12 12 (27.91%) Web Services
13 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (23.26%) XML
14 10 (23.26%) MySQL
14 10 (23.26%) PHP
14 10 (23.26%) OOP
14 10 (23.26%) XHTML
14 10 (23.26%) Back Office
15 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (20.93%) Pair Programming
15 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
15 9 (20.93%) Python
15 9 (20.93%) VB
15 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
15 9 (20.93%) Mentoring

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (6.98%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
2 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 10 (23.26%) Back Office
2 8 (18.60%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Lead Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Web Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Programme Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Web Programme Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Client Services Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Service Manager
10 1 (2.33%) PHP Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Ruby Developer
10 1 (2.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) CSS
2 19 (44.19%) HTML
3 13 (30.23%) Grails
4 12 (27.91%) Web Services
5 10 (23.26%) XML
5 10 (23.26%) XHTML
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (13.95%) jQuery
8 1 (2.33%) RESTful
8 1 (2.33%) Laravel
8 1 (2.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.33%) Django
8 1 (2.33%) JSON
8 1 (2.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Open Source
2 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Android
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Scrum
3 15 (34.88%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) OOP
5 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
5 9 (20.93%) Pair Programming
5 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.93%) Coaching
6 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
6 8 (18.60%) User Stories
7 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
7 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
7 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.63%) MVC
9 4 (9.30%) ERP
9 4 (9.30%) Kanban
9 4 (9.30%) Mobile Development
10 3 (6.98%) CRM
10 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) Ruby
2 31 (72.09%) C#
3 26 (60.47%) Java
4 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
5 18 (41.86%) SQL
6 10 (23.26%) PHP
7 9 (20.93%) VB
7 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
7 9 (20.93%) Python
8 8 (18.60%) Perl
8 8 (18.60%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) PHP5
9 1 (2.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
Stockport, Cheshire
On the Beach
Salary: Competitive salary, 25 days’ holiday, Discounted Holidays, Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago