The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 128 103 156
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +53
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 61 91 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.49% 2.18% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.27% 4.26% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 49 91 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £42,500 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1866 2135 1824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 45.62% 51.20% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1949 1672
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
North West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 4 £28,500 -
Wigan - 3 £27,000 - 1
Altrincham +19 2 £35,000 +21.73%
Ruby on Rails
North West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 79 (98.75%) Ruby
2 41 (51.25%) PHP
3 38 (47.50%) Java
3 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 34 (42.50%) CSS
5 29 (36.25%) HTML
6 28 (35.00%) .NET
7 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 23 (28.75%) OO
9 21 (26.25%) Perl
10 20 (25.00%) MVC
11 19 (23.75%) MySQL
11 19 (23.75%) Web Development
11 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (23.75%) TDD
11 19 (23.75%) Mobile App
12 17 (21.25%) Linux
12 17 (21.25%) jQuery
13 14 (17.50%) Scrum
13 14 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (17.50%) SQL
14 13 (16.25%) Web Application Development
14 13 (16.25%) Apple iOS
15 12 (15.00%) Apache
15 12 (15.00%) Degree
16 11 (13.75%) Android
16 11 (13.75%) C#
17 10 (12.50%) XHTML
17 10 (12.50%) Sass
17 10 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (15.00%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) SAS
3 3 (3.75%) Node.js
4 2 (2.50%) CMS
4 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.25%) nginx
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.25%) WordPress
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) HTTP
1 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) MySQL
2 14 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) HBase
4 2 (2.50%) Redis
4 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.25%) Big Data
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.75%) Subversion
3 5 (6.25%) Grunt
3 5 (6.25%) Selenium
4 4 (5.00%) Xcode
5 3 (3.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (3.75%) Ant
6 2 (2.50%) JUnit
6 2 (2.50%) PhantomJS
6 2 (2.50%) Mocha
7 1 (1.25%) RSpec
7 1 (1.25%) Maven
7 1 (1.25%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (6.25%) Marketing
2 4 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (80.00%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Web Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Programmer
6 8 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Software Programmer
8 5 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (5.00%) iOS Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (3.75%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Junior Java Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Junior
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (42.50%) CSS
2 29 (36.25%) HTML
3 28 (35.00%) .NET
4 17 (21.25%) jQuery
5 10 (12.50%) XHTML
5 10 (12.50%) Sass
6 9 (11.25%) HTML5
7 7 (8.75%) Web Services
7 7 (8.75%) LAMP
8 6 (7.50%) CSS3
9 5 (6.25%) XML
10 4 (5.00%) Cocoa
10 4 (5.00%) Spring
10 4 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (5.00%) Apache Flex
10 4 (5.00%) JSON
10 4 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
10 4 (5.00%) UIKit
10 4 (5.00%) iOS SDK
10 4 (5.00%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.00%) iPhone
4 3 (3.75%) Social Media
5 2 (2.50%) Tandem
6 1 (1.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Linux
2 13 (16.25%) Apple iOS
3 11 (13.75%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Windows
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.25%) UNIX
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 23 (28.75%) OO
3 20 (25.00%) MVC
4 19 (23.75%) Web Development
4 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (23.75%) TDD
5 14 (17.50%) Scrum
6 13 (16.25%) Web Application Development
7 10 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (11.25%) iOS Development
8 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 5 (6.25%) Android Development
11 4 (5.00%) OOP
11 4 (5.00%) SEO
11 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.75%) BDD
12 3 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (3.75%) Automated Testing
12 3 (3.75%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 79 (98.75%) Ruby
2 41 (51.25%) PHP
3 38 (47.50%) Java
3 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.25%) Perl
5 14 (17.50%) SQL
6 11 (13.75%) C#
7 7 (8.75%) C++
8 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.75%) Python
10 2 (2.50%) VB
10 2 (2.50%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.25%) Scala
11 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) OCPJP
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (5.00%) Apple
2 3 (3.75%) Facebook
2 3 (3.75%) Google
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) Adobe
3 2 (2.50%) Zend
4 1 (1.25%) Percona
4 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.25%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar Associates
Posted: 20 days ago