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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 158 147 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -45
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 23 39 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.02% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 2.10% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 91
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £33,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
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
1636 1861 2092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.23% 48.87% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1632 1888
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 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 4 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
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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 -3 2 £41,000 +20.58%
Altrincham +1 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 4 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 29 (96.67%) Ruby
2 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) C#
5 13 (43.33%) .NET
5 13 (43.33%) Scrum
6 12 (40.00%) Web Services
7 11 (36.67%) Grails
7 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 10 (33.33%) HTML
8 10 (33.33%) SQL
8 10 (33.33%) CSS
9 9 (30.00%) PHP
9 9 (30.00%) OOP
9 9 (30.00%) TDD
9 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (26.67%) Perl
10 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (23.33%) User Stories
11 7 (23.33%) C++
11 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
11 7 (23.33%) Python
11 7 (23.33%) SLA
11 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (23.33%) MVC
11 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
11 7 (23.33%) jQuery
12 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 5 (16.67%) CoffeeScript

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (10.00%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Jasmine
1 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (13.33%) RSpec
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) WATIR
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Web Programme Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Programme Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Web Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) Web Services
3 11 (36.67%) Grails
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
6 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
7 2 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) XHTML
8 1 (3.33%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) Symfony
8 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.33%) Laravel
8 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) CentOS
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 9 (30.00%) OOP
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 7 (23.33%) User Stories
4 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (23.33%) MVC
4 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.33%) CRM
8 1 (3.33%) Use Case
8 1 (3.33%) Kanban
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Ruby
2 20 (66.67%) Java
3 17 (56.67%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) PHP
6 8 (26.67%) Perl
7 7 (23.33%) C++
7 7 (23.33%) Python
8 5 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (3.33%) VB
9 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.33%) PHP5
9 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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