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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 183 169 119
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -50
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 21 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.077% 0.52% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 1.16% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 54
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
1505 1815 1910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.77% 44.63% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1537 1709
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 23 (100.00%) Ruby
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (82.61%) HTML
3 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 19 (82.61%) CSS
4 16 (69.57%) .NET
4 16 (69.57%) C#
5 15 (65.22%) Scrum
6 14 (60.87%) TDD
6 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
6 14 (60.87%) Open Source
7 10 (43.48%) SQL
7 10 (43.48%) MySQL
7 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
7 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
7 10 (43.48%) Back Office
7 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
7 10 (43.48%) XHTML
7 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
7 10 (43.48%) Coaching
8 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (39.13%) XML
8 9 (39.13%) VB
8 9 (39.13%) Pair Programming
8 9 (39.13%) Retail
8 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
9 6 (26.09%) Java
10 5 (21.74%) MVC
10 5 (21.74%) Degree

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (13.04%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (43.48%) Back Office
2 9 (39.13%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Lead .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Django Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Client Services Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (43.48%) XHTML
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (39.13%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
6 3 (13.04%) Django
7 2 (8.70%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Scrum
3 14 (60.87%) TDD
3 14 (60.87%) Open Source
4 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
4 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
4 10 (43.48%) Coaching
5 9 (39.13%) Pair Programming
5 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Kanban
7 3 (13.04%) Mobile Development
8 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) ERP
8 2 (8.70%) SOA
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
9 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 16 (69.57%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
5 9 (39.13%) VB
6 6 (26.09%) Java
7 4 (17.39%) Python
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
9 1 (4.35%) C++
9 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago